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Shall We Dance (2004)
IMDb Rating 6.2
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Richard Gere John Clark
Jennifer Lopez Paulina
Susan Sarandon Beverly Clark
Stanley Tucci Link
Lisa Ann Walter Bobbie
Richard Jenkins Devine
Bobby Cannavale Chic
Omar Benson Miller Vern
Anita Gillette Miss Mitzi
Mya Harrison Vern's Fiance
Nick Cannon
Ja Rule
Omar Miller
Plot
Directed by Peter Chelsom, this film is the English-language remake of Masayuki Suo's 1995 romantic comedy of the same name; the Japanese version earned a record-breaking 9.5 million dollars in United States box offices. Shall We Dance? revolves around John Clark (Richard Gere), a workaholic Chicago lawyer who, despite a respectable paycheck and loving family, is unable to shake the feeling that something in his life is missing. On a whim, John disrupts his normal evening commute to attend a dance class in hopes of meeting Paulina (Jennifer Lopez), a beautiful dance teacher he would occasionally spot gazing out of the studio windows. Though Paulina quickly lays to rest any preconceived romantic notions John may have had about her, she nonetheless forms a bond with him that goes beyond those normally held by a teacher and student. Invigorated with his new hobby, John focuses his newfound enthusiasm into training for an upcoming dance competition; however, he chooses not to let his wife (Susan Sarandon) in on his plans. Unaware that dance may be, in fact, saving her marriage, John's wife becomes suspicious of all the time he spends away from home and hires a private investigator to find out whether or not her husband is having an affair. Ultimately, John is forced to examine how his old dreams fit in to his new life. — Tracie Cooper
Movie Details
Genre Comedy; Drama; Romance
Director Peter Chelsom
Producer Simon Fields
Writer Audrey Wells; Masayuki Suo
Studio Miramax
Country USA
Language English
Audience Rating PG-13
Running Time 106 mins
Movie Release Date 10/15/2004
Color Color
Personal Details
Format DVD
Seen It No
Index 455
Collection Status In Collection
Purchase Date 4/26/2005
Product Details
Edition Widescreen Edition
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio Widescreen 1.85:1 Color (Anamorphic)
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
UPC (Barcode) 786936273298
Release Date 2/1/2005
Subtitles Spanish
Packaging Keep Case
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1 [CC]
FRENCH: Dolby Digital 5.1
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Extra Features
Color Closed-captioned Widescreen Dolby
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