Sunday, May 12 - Saturday, May 18, 2024

The hit movie that became a cultural sensation, Flashdance deliveres an electrifying mix of music, drama and dance that dazzles the senses as it touches the heart; now newly remastered from a 4K film transfer supervised by director Adrian Lyne. Jennifer Beals stars as Alex, a fiercely determined 18-year-old with one all-consuming dream: to study at the Pittsburgh Conservatory of Dance. Working during the day as a welder and at night as an exotic dancer. Alex bravely pursues her dream, undertaking an unforgettable journey that reveals the power of her convictions. Featuring the Oscar®-winning song “Flashdance—What a Feeling.”

Playing as part of our new midnight series Let’s Go Crazy: Cult Musicals.

  • Country USA
  • Year 1983
  • Running Time 95 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Distributor Paramount Pictures
  • Director Adrian Lyne
  • Cast Jennifer Beals, Michael Nouri
  • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil

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