One of the worst, & most successful, films of the 80s.
This movie never made sense. Her life long dream is to get into the classical school of ballet but when she gets an interview she busts into break dancing. Good thinking...
Guys come on- you know this movie premise is totally believable! Flashdance IS1983- Because hot girls always have a hard time making ends meet (eye roll) and have to have two blue-collar jobs- (is strip dancing blue-collar?) while they wait to try out for real dance school- Considering Alex seems to be on some combination of ludes and Red Bull throughput the whole movie, I think she does pretty well for herself- here are this movie's links