Dirty Dancing, Swayz-tember Film Series
815 N. 2nd St.
Phoenix, AZ, 85004
This event is all ages
Watch & Listen
Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey star in this beloved coming-of-age story set against the backdrop of a Catskill Mountains resort during the summer of 1963. Drawn to the staff quarters by the sounds of stirring music, vacationing 17-year-old Baby (Grey) meets rebellious Johnny (Swayze), the hotel dance instructor, who is as experienced as Baby is naïve. Baby becomes Johnny’s pupil in dance – and in love – in this heartwarming, spirit-lifting movie that continues to captivate generations of movie fans around the world.
Runtime: 100 minutes
Swayz-tember Film Series
As part of its ongoing monthly film series, this September FilmBar celebrates the career of Patrick Swayze with Swayz-tember. Four years ago this September, Patrick lost his battle to Pancreatic Cancer. In honor of his legacy FilmBar will donate $1 per ticket sold to the Ronan Thompson Foundation for Pediatric Cancer Research. Road House kicks off the series with throat punches aplenty. Teens vs. Soviets will battle it out in Red Dawn. Rebels raise hell (starring the 80s Brat Pack) in The Outsiders. It’s the time of your life with Dirty Dancing. The series closes with the doomsday cult classic Donnie Darko.