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Flashdance Reviews

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August 11, 2014
Director Adrian Lyne caught the post-disco visual mood of the time to win over even the most cynical viewer.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
August 11, 2014
This spirited rock musical about a young factory worker go-go dancer in Pittsburgh who aspires to be a ballerina is the best kind of adolescent fantasy: colorful, involving and full of leaping, prancing energy.
March 25, 2013
It's the electrifying body-doubled dance numbers that really stick.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 5, 2009
a beautiful piece of retro culture
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
May 23, 2008
As far as date movies go, this is effective enough, especially the scene where Beals demonstrates how to change her top without taking off her sweater.
September 17, 2005
| Original Score: 3/5
October 30, 2004
Step-setter of its time.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
July 23, 2003
A stylish, fast-paced let's-get-physical movie
June 25, 2003
| Original Score: 5/5
November 24, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
August 7, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2001
| Original Score: 4/5
January 1, 2000
Silly but energetic.
March 25, 2013
Punchy, cleverly stylized, but utterly empty.
March 25, 2013
Unlike its grittily romantic predecessors, Flashdance is pure glitz.
December 15, 2010
Cinderella tale with sex, Spandex, and '80s pop.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
August 11, 2010
Crudely-made in just about every possible way, Flashdance has only nostalgia going for it.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/10
April 30, 2009
Flashdance might be considered one of the first signs of Hollywood's Apocalypse.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
May 23, 2008
Nothing but glossy fluff.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
May 23, 2008
Virtually plotless, exceedingly thin on characterization and sociologically laughable, pic at least lives up to its title by offering an anthology of extraordinarily flashy dance numbers.
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