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UPDATE: Kevin Bacon continued to celebrate his old, iconic roles with this spectacular entrance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, recreating two of the more dancey-dance scenes in Footloose, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.

Of all the Footloose moments to recreate 30 years later, we never thought we’d ever see Bacon return to the crazy warehouse dance, and we’re as shocked as you… Continue reading Watch: Kevin Bacon Brings Back All His Famous Characters for These Fantastic Ads (Now with More 'Footloose')

Find out what Footloose, The Thing 2011, Real Steel and more grossed at the box office over the weekend of October 14th 2011! Plus learn what the industry is predicting for Paranormal Activity 3, The Three Musketeers, Johnny English Reborn and The Mighty Macs! And get an analysis of why Hollywood’s box office numbers are at an all time low! Host Grace… Continue reading Box Office for The Thing 2011, Footloose, Paranormal Activity 3

Watch out, upcoming ‘Dirty Dancing’ remake and ‘Rock of Ages’; if this week’s box office is any indication, the ’80s nostalgia wave is over. Last week’s winner, ‘Real Steel,’ beat all three newcomers, including reboots of two Reagan Era titles. According to Sunday’s studio estimates, the robot-boxing saga edged out the re-do of ‘Footloose’ and beat the tar out of horror prequel ‘The Thing.’ Meanwhile, not even a trio of… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Real Steel' Stomps 'Footloose,' Thwacks 'The Thing'

Such is the state of Hollywood when not one, but two remakes of beloved ’80s classics open on the same weekend. The surprise is that one of them is actually apparently awesome (and it’s not ‘The Thing’). Can ‘Footloose’ cut the competition down or will Steve Martin, Jack Black and Owen Wilson fly away with the weekend crown? The answers lie ahead in your Weekend Movie… Continue reading Weekend Movie Preview: 'Footloose' Hopes to Dance Away With Weekend Crown

Review in a Hurry: Cut loose with a reboot of the Kevin Bacon classic. Stylistically more similar to Step Up than High School Musical, the new Footloose again teaches us that kids just wanna dance, dammit! This guilty-pleasure update has an angsty adolescent energy that’s as infectious as… Continue reading Movie Review: Footloose Remake a Pretty Infectious Guilty Pleasure