Archive for Patrick Swayze

Dirty Dancing v Footloose

Posted in BATTLES with tags , , , , on September 30, 2011 by rossvross

The Footloose remake is on the big screen… the Dirty Dancing remake is in the pipeline. What better time then to revisit the originals with an 80s face-off featuring Sunday shoes being kicked off and Swayze’s shirt being ripped off. Ross McD and Ross McG pit these two dancing giants against each other. Read the arguments below and decide which movie is best. Continue reading


Ghost v Dirty Dancing

Posted in BATTLES with tags , , , , , on November 27, 2009 by rossvross

ghost v dirty dancing

Sadly, the dirty dancer is now a ghost for real, but before he left us he made some of cinema’s most iconic films. Would you rather sway with Swayze or make pots with Patrick? This is the first in a new series of battles we are doing for our pals at To read this Swayze battle, click HERE.

Top Five… Guilty Pleasures

Posted in TOP FIVES with tags , , , , on November 12, 2009 by Lester Square

escapefromnewyorkThey are the ugly ducklings of cinema. The movies we love because no one else will. Let our new writer Lester Square take you through his favourite cinematic guilty pleasures… Continue reading

Great Scenes… Road House

Posted in GREAT SCENES with tags , , , on September 15, 2009 by Justin Michaels

SwayzeDalton is the best bouncer in the business. And here he tells us why. The late, great Patrick Swayze… we salute you. Continue reading

Top Five… best taglines

Posted in TOP FIVES with tags , , , , , , , on August 13, 2009 by Ross McG

godzillaborderThey are normally just one sentence long, yet they can entice you into seeing a movie. Today, most taglines are needless marketing crap, but there have been a few down the years that are just as memorable as the films they helped advertise. Continue reading

Dirty Dancing v Footloose

Posted in BATTLES with tags , , , , , , on March 2, 2009 by rossvross

You have a choice. You can either kick off your Sunday shoes or have the time of your life. You can sizzle with The Bacon or sway with The Swayze. Read the arguments and decide. Don’t worry: we won’t let anyone put you in a corner… Continue reading