Posts tagged "patrick swayze"

Ronda Rousey Will Be Starring In The “Road House” Remake

Guys, Ronda Rousey is going to be starring in a remake of “Road House.” Let’s dissect how amazing this is.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 10, 2015 - 3:30 pm

“Everything Wrong With ‘Ghost’ Explained In 11 Minutes”

I don’t think I’ve seen “Ghost” for about 20 years, back when A) my mother had a crush on Patrick Swayze and B) everything in this movie went over my…

Jessica Wakeman | April 12, 2014 - 2:00 pm

This Couple Re-Enacting “Dirty Dancing” Will Restore Your Faith In Love And Maybe Humanity In General

I am normally not much of a shmoopy wedding video type, but this couple’s reenactment of a famous scene from “Dirty Dancing” at their wedding has me freaking out. Slayed,…

Claire Hannum | November 18, 2013 - 7:00 pm

Jump In! Join Us On Twitter For A “Dirty Dancing” Soundtrack Listening Party

Exactly 26 years ago today— August 21, 1987— greatness was bestowed upon us in the form of the classic love story, “Dirty Dancing.”
To celebrate the anniversary of my all-time…

Katie Oldenburg | August 21, 2013 - 3:30 pm

5 Secret Celebrity Affairs

Blindsided by the fact that Kirstie Alley apparently had emotional affairs with both Patrick Swayze and John Travolta? The Huffington Post lists five more celebrity romances that flew surprisingly under the radar:

Jermaine Jackson (we’re…

Newser | November 12, 2012 - 10:50 am

How Dirty Dancing Ruined My Love Life

I was 10 years old when my mother took me to the movies to see “Dirty Dancing.” I, like so many women, fell head over heels in love—with the movie,… | September 19, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Quickies: “Dirty Dancing” Lessons For Love And Romance

Bloggers Em & Lo are celebrating the life of Patrick Swayze by discussing what they learned about love and romance from “Dirty Dancing.” [Em & Lo]
Why was 50 Cent…

Annika Harris | September 16, 2009 - 9:00 pm

RIP: Patrick Swayze Has Passed Away

Very sad news. Patrick Swayze, best known for his performances in “Dirty Dancing” and “Ghost,” has lost his battle with pancreatic cancer, his publicist confirms. He was 57. [ABC News]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 14, 2009 - 10:10 pm

Tabloid Cheat Sheet: Has Swayze Given Up Hope? Ellen Pompeo’s Cheating Husband?

It’s not even technically hump day since it’s a four-day week, so why are you even pretending you’re tired? To be fair, you blew too many brain cells on Labor…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 9, 2009 - 5:00 pm

A “Dirty Dancing” Remake? We Have Suggestions So It Won’t Suck.

It’s the year of the dance movie remakes. First, “Footloose,” and now Lionsgate has announced the epic comeback of “Dirty Dancing.” The original not only turned Patrick Swayze into a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 20, 2009 - 11:30 am

Quickies! Britney Has Been Sued By Former Bodyguard

Britney was sued by her former bodyguard, Kerry Vine, for “negligently operat[ing] her home.” Vine claimed the work he was forced to perform at her Los Angeles estate caused him…

Carrie Wasterlain | May 19, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Star Couplings: Another “DWTS” Injury, But This Tough Guy Can Handle It

Jewel told her followers via Twitter that husband Ty Murray dislocated a rib while dancing with his partner on “DWTS.” She says he’s strong, and this injury isn’t the worst…

Annika Harris | April 21, 2009 - 11:30 am

Star Couplings: Patrick Swayze Has Made Peace With His Cancer

Patrick Swayze has reportedly decided to sign a Do Not Resuscitate Order, will discontinue all chemotherapy, and is getting his affairs in order out of respect for his family. [National

Annika Harris | April 17, 2009 - 11:30 am

She’s Like The Wind: “Dirty Dancing” Lift Machine

As Patrick Swayze courageously battles cancer, his legendary spirit has lifted lots of Americans…literally. Thanks to the “Dirty Dancing” Lift Machine, lucky fans have been getting “Baby”-ed. Over…

Simcha | January 20, 2009 - 9:30 pm

Quickies!: Jessica Simpson Is Dirty And Lindsay Lohan Is Straight

Eww gross! Jessica Simpson only washes her hair two or three times a month. [Star]
The man who created Barbie was a total horn-dog. [Daily Mail]
This hockey player…

Persia Ali | January 9, 2009 - 9:00 pm

Quickies!: ‘Tis The Season For Social Drinking

It’s easy to blame winter weight gain on rich desserts and festive foods, but those holiday beverages are riddled with calories, too. These tips and Pomegranate Cosmos will help beat…

Annika Harris | December 2, 2008 - 10:00 pm

Breaking News: Does Patrick Swayze Only Have Five Weeks To Live?

The internet is abuzz with the news that, according to the oh-so-reputable National Enquirer, Patrick Swayze, star of the best movie possibly ever made, Dirty Dancing, is dying…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 5, 2008 - 6:46 pm