Billy Crystal, Bette Midler and Marisa Tomei star in Andy Fickman's family comedy.
Beals is a welder by day and a dancer at night, and if you buy that concept you'll have no trouble with the rest of this vacuous MTV-style movie. She dreams of going to ballet school, but the boss of her day-job tries to throw a spanner in the works. What little plot there is just about manages to hold the numerous sweaty dance numbers together (reportedly mostly performed by stand-in Marine Jahan).
But as far as date movies go, this is effective enough, especially the scene where Beals demonstrates how to change her top without taking off her sweater.
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BIFA-nominated films including the Film4-backed 45 Years, The Lobster, Macbeth, Amy and Ex Machina will be available in cinemas nationwide from 23 November in a special public screenings event. The
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A summary of the critics and film professionals who voted for the top 50 Horror films of the 21st Century
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