12 certificateDirty Dancing is a Film programme that first aired in 1987 and has been classified a 12 certificate.

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Dirty Dancing (1987)

Directed by
Emile Ardolino

A dance instructor at a 1960s resort hotel fears his career will be jeopardised when his regular partner is forced to pull out of an important show in which they are due to perform. Luckily, a naive teenager is happy to step in, and is treated to a whirlwind holiday education in life, love and expressing herself. Romantic drama, with Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey and Jerry Orbach.

Genre: Film

Running Time: 125 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1987

Classification: 12 Certificate

Filmed in Colour

When is Dirty Dancing next on TV?

It's next showing on 5STAR August 21st, 9:00pm and on 5STAR August 21st, 10:05pm. See more...


Jerry Orbach
Image for Jennifer GreyJennifer Grey
Image for Patrick SwayzePatrick Swayze
Jack Weston
Kelly Bishop
Emile Ardolino
Cynthia Rhodes
Jane Brucker
Lonny Price