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Module 2 Discussion: The Time of My Life<
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1. In the scene below, how does Javier describe Cuban dancing?<
Dirty Dancing Havana Nights (2004) (Links to an external site.)<
Dirty Dancing Havana Nights – Clip 1 – Dance like the Water<
2. In the clip above at 0:37 we hear the instrumental melody of the song The Time of My Life, made famous in the original Dirty Dancing (1987) film, in the clip below at 0:11, cue the “lift” at 3:15. How is this a creative way of referencing the original film?<
Dirty Dancing (1987) (Links to an external site.)<
Dirty Dancing – Time of my Life (Final Dance) – High Quality<
This song in the 1987 film is an example of anachronistic music, being that it is a film set in 1963 with the characters hearing and moving to the sounds of 1987. Likewise, much of the hip-hop sounding music in the 2004 film is anachronistic music, being that it is a film set in 1958, with the characters hearing and moving to the sounds of 2004 (ie, Wyclef Jean’s “Dance Like This”). <
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3. How does the use of anachronistic music build a bridge to the current generation experiencing a story from another time?<
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uV2IvLYPfxs (Links to an external site.)<
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4. How does the scene below from the film Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011) speak to the cultural significance the Dirty Dancing franchise?<
cue the “lift” at 2:23 (Ryan Gosling’s character reveals the origins of his “move” at 1:28)<
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vSKyFA5F9Y (Links to an external site.)<
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5. How does the 2018 super bowl 52 commercial parody below speak to the cultural significance of the Dirty Dancing franchise?<
cue the “lift” at 0:47<
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After you submit your response, you are required to check back and respond to at least 2 other classmates. Replies must be a minimum of 2 full sentences each; explain why you agree or disagree.

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