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‘Dirty Dancing’ Gets 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack Release for Its 35th Anniversary

Lionsgate will release the musical romance Dirty Dancing on 4K Ultra HD plus Blu-ray plus digital combo pack Aug. 23 for its 35th anniversary.

The release will feature new art of star Jennifer Grey (Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Red Dawn, TV’s “Red Oaks”) and Patrick Swayze (Point Break, Ghost, Road House).

While spending the summer at a Catskills resort with her family, Frances “Baby” Houseman (Grey) falls in love with the camp’s dance instructor Johnny Castle (Swayze) in this 1987 feature that has inspired multiple films, a stage version, and reality dance competitions.

Special features on 4K Ultra HD include audio commentary with writer-co-producer Eleanor Bergstein; audio commentary with choreographer Kenny Ortega, actress Miranda Garrison, cinematographer Jeff Jur, costume designer Hilary Rosenfeld and production designer David Chapman; an “Establishing Shot” featurette with Jeff Jur; and the theatrical trailer.

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Special features on Blu-ray include interviews with Swayze; outtakes; deleted, alternate and extended scenes; cast interviews with Grey, Swayze, Bergstein and more; two filmmaker commentaries; and music videos.

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