Flashdance Movie Review Summary

Actors: Jennifer Beals, Michael Nouri, Cynthia Rhodes, Sunny Johnson

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Flashdance

Alex Owens (Jennifer Beals) dreams of a career as a dancer. To support herself, she works as a 'flashdancer' at night and a welder during the day. Her boss, Nick Hurley (Michael Nouri) takes an interest in her, and her dreams appear to be coming true, but Alex is not sure she can meet the challenges involved.
Click here to see the rest of this review

The review of this Movie prepared by Cait

Script Analysis of Flashdance

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   dancer

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   blue collar Age:    -   a teen


City?    -   Yes City:    -   dirty, grimy (like New York) Misc setting    -   school    -   theater    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes Any profanity?    -   Some foul language If lots of song/dance...    -   lot of dancing

Movies with storylines, themes & endings like Flashdance

Flashdance Message Board (click here)
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian