Hot Topics on MSN NZ:
Glasgow Games Lorde School bracelet scheme

Dirty Dancing gets a Facebook game

02:00 Mon Sep 19 2011
A game based on the 1987 Patrick Swayze-Jennifer Grey movie classic Dirty Dancing has gone live on Facebook.

We're undecided about whether it's the cutest movie-themed Facebook app or pure tosh Just Because...

Fans can "drop romance waves to spread love", choreograph dance routines, buy watermelons, organise activities and more at Kellerman's, the Catskill Mountains resort in New York State (which is really named Mountain Lake in Virginia).

Players can even choose songs from the famous soundtrack, including The Time of My Life and Hungry Eyes.

Here's what some of the 11 million Dirty Dancing Facebook fans have to say about the app:

"This is the THIRD, wretched, flaming advertisement for a dumb FB game that is clogging up my wall. Enough okay!" one user said.

"I lived at the real hotel for four years, it's funny to see it as a cartoon," said another.

Others have complained about loading errors, the 1980s-style animation (which we think is totally cute) and the overall pointlessness of the game. Since when did a Facebook app ever need to have a point?

Stalk your fave celebs


Orlando never looked at wife Miranda the same way after Bieber flirt-fest in 2012Orlando never looked at wife Miranda the same way after Bieber flirt-fest in 2012
Aug 1 2014 2:00PM
As the war between Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber intensified this week, new info has come to hand about the basis of the beef… and it involves both Miranda Kerr AND Selena Gomez!
Read full story
ninemsn: CelebrityFix Spotted
David Beckham with sons Cruz and Romeo James at Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards
Celebrity quotes of the month: who said what?Celebrity quotes of the month: who said what? Fighting demons: Celebs' rehab stints Fighting demons: Celebs' rehab stints Orlando Bloom v Justin BieberOrlando Bloom v Justin Bieber