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Flashdance
Director: Adrian Lyne (Dir)
Release Date:   1983
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles and New York openings: 15 Apr 1983
Duration (in mins):   96
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Cast:   Jennifer Beals (Alex Owens)  
    Michael Nouri (Nick Hurley)  
    Belinda Bauer (Katie Hurley)  
    Lilia Skala (Hanna Long)  
    Sunny Johnson (Jeanie Szabo)  

Production Company: Polygram Pictures  
Distribution Company: Paramount Pictures Corp. (Gulf & Western Industries, Inc.)
Director: Adrian Lyne (Dir)
Producer: Don Simpson (Prod)
  Jerry Bruckheimer (Prod)
Writer: Tom Hedley (Scr)
  Joe Eszterhas (Scr)
  Tom Hedley (Story)
Photography: Don Peterman (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Charles Rosen (Prod des)
Film Editor: Bud Smith (Film ed)
  Walt Mulconery (Film ed)
Music: Giorgio Moroder (Mus)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

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Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Paramount Pictures Corporation 3/8/1983 dd/mm/yyyy PA184124

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Genre: Drama
  Romance
Sub-Genre: with songs
 

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Hollywood Reporter   18 Apr 1983   p. 3.
Los Angeles Times   15 Apr 1983   p. 1.
New York Times   15 Apr 1983   p. 13.
Variety   20 Apr 1983   p. 12.

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