The Fans' Love Story: How the Movie 'Dirty Dancing' Captured the Hearts of Millions!

The Fans' Love Story: How the Movie 'Dirty Dancing' Captured the Hearts of Millions!

by Sue Tabashnik
     
 

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Relax, reminisce, and enjoy

a journey celebrating the movie

with the biggest heart and

soul connection!

THE FANS’ LOVE STORY
How The Movie ‘DIRTY DANCING’ Captured The Hearts Of Millions! is a celebration of this hit movie from the fans’ point of view. Fans from all over the world give their

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Relax, reminisce, and enjoy

a journey celebrating the movie

with the biggest heart and

soul connection!

THE FANS’ LOVE STORY
How The Movie ‘DIRTY DANCING’ Captured The Hearts Of Millions! is a celebration of this hit movie from the fans’ point of view. Fans from all over the world give their heartfelt take on how the movie deeply resonated with them and had a positive impact on their lives. The book is a must-have for any Dirty Dancing/Patrick Swayze fan.

You will meet an entertainment icon who served as a consultant to the movie and her real-life dance partner in the Catskills in the ’80s. You will also enjoy interviews with three people who worked at two of the film locations during the shooting of the movie and twenty-two fans. In addition to the twenty-seven interviews, the author shares her strong connection to the movie and background information that she gathered during her trip to one of the main film locations, Mountain Lake Hotel in Virginia. The book also contains a folklore section, photos (including Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze, film location, fans, and more), results of an online survey, archives from Mountain Lake Hotel, research from multiple media sources, and an in-depth bibliography.

You will discover why the movie has been popular for over twenty years and is still going strong. Even the most avid Dirty Dancing fan will learn something new. Finally, best of all, you will experience the heart and soul connection of the movie once again!

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Midwest Book Review
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Of strong interest to any fan of the film, highly recommended, February 10, 2011

Patrick Swayze captured the hearts of millions with dirty dancing twenty years ago. "The Fans' Love Story: How the Movie Dirty Dancing Captured the Hearts of Millions" explores the fans fascination with the work and how it made them life long fans of Swayze and the film. As Sue Tabashnik interviews fans to get an idea of why the film gained so much popularity, and much more . . .

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014321747
Publisher:
Outskirts Press, Inc.
Publication date:
07/14/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
229
Sales rank:
1,089,047
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

SUE TABASHNIK has been an active member of the Official Patrick Swayze International Fan Club since 2000 and has written numerous articles for the club magazine. She has been a master’s level social worker for over thirty-three years and as part of her work has conducted thousands of interviews. She has brought her passion and strong personal connection to Dirty Dancing with her social work background to write this unique book. Sue was born in and has lived most of her life in the Detroit area of Michigan.A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE OF THIS BOOK IS BEING DONATED TO THE PATRICK SWAYZE PANCREAS CANCER RESEARCH FUND AT STANFORD CANCER INSTITUTE.

AUTHOR WEBSITE/VIDEO
http://www.likedirtydancing.com
Facebook: http://facebook.com/thefanslovestorydirtydancing
Twitter: @stabashnik

Sue is also an Ezine Article author and a Suite 101 author.
Please see: Patrick Swayze: The Dancer

BLOG: http://likedirtydancing.blogspot.com

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