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  Saturday Night Fever (soundtrack) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Sound Track was the soundtrack album from the blockbuster film Saturday Night Fever starring John Travolta.
The cultural impact of Saturday Night Fever in the United States was tremendous, bringing the nascent disco scene into the mainstream.
Saturday Night Fever - The Original Movie Soundtrack was ranked 80th in a 2005 survey held by British television's Channel 4 to determine the 100 greatest albums of all time.
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 Saturday Night Fever - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saturday Night Fever is a 1977 movie starring John Travolta as Tony Manero, a troubled Brooklyn youth whose weekend activities are dominated by visits to a New York discotheque.
While in the disco, Tony is the king, and the visits help him to temporarily forget the reality of his life: a dead-end job, clashes with his unsupportive and squabbling parents, racial tensions in the local community, and his associations with a dead-beat gang of friends.
Saturday Night Fever was the favorite movie of the late film critic Gene Siskel, who claimed to have seen it 17 times.
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 Cast Fever Night Saturday   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Fever Night Poster Saturday He was replaced by The Rock.
Fever Music Night Saturday does not closely correspond to the English definition of the term "work", nor does it correspond to the definition of the term as used in physics.
Fever Night Pic Saturday The highest rating audience (according to Nielsen) was for the episode aired on October 13, 1979 (Steve Martin/Blondie).
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 NanKnighton.com: Saturday Night Fever
Saturday Night Fever was adapted from the hit 1977 movie which starred John Travolta.
In addition to classic Bee Gee hits from the movie's soundtrack (such as "Stayin' Alive" and "Night Fever"), the musical features two new songs written for the show, as well as other classic Bee Gee hits.
SNF was nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Musical after it opened in London.
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 Saturday Night Fever at Apollo Victoria Theatre - London theatre tickets and information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Saturday Night Fever tells the story of Tony Manero, a humble paint store clerk by day but a polyester-clad stallion king of disco by night.
Every Saturday night, Tony slips into his flares, pulls on his ludicrously large-collared chemise and hits the streets and the clubs.
When the club nights snap on, however, and Tony and his friends emerge into the daylight, things are never as simple as they seem.
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 NASCAR.COM - Saturday Night Fever - May 10, 2005
Night races can also have a negative impact on the local economy in the race market.
On occasion, Saturday night shows mean one less day in town for the industry, as well as reduced patronage at local establishments.
I really like the night races but it is a fact the it has a major affect on the fan turn out for local tracks.
www.nascar.com /2005/news/features/last_lap/05/10/ll_night   (1822 words)

  
 Saturday Night Fever - Listen, Review and Buy at ARTISTdirect
Saturday Night Fever, as a movie and an album, and a brace of hit singles off of it, suddenly made disco explode into mainstream, working- and middle-class America with new immediacy and urgency, increasing its audience by five- or ten-fold overnight.
The Bee Gees had written "Stayin' Alive" (then called "Saturday Night"), "Night Fever," "How Deep Is Your Love," "If I Can't Have You," and "More Than a Woman" for what would have been the follow-up album to Children of the World, and they might well have enjoyed platinum-record status with that proposed album.
Heard on CD as 79 minutes of music, Saturday Night Fever comes off like an idealized commercial-free radio set of late-'70s dance music (and, in that regard, the decision to leave Rick Dees' "Disco Duck" off the soundtrack album was a good one for all concerned, except Mr.
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 Uppers | Saturday Night Fever
They live in a working class district of New York, where their Saturday night out is sex and drugs and (loosely) rock and roll, and I think we can all relate to that.
Saturday Night Fever is heard a SHOT around the world (this it was amazzzing [discomazzzzzing]).
Saturday Night Fever is a VERY cool movie and along with Scorsese's brilliant Mean Streets from '73 (w.
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 Variety.com - Saturday night fever   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Execs at the net are hoping to transform Saturday from a dumping ground to a breeding ground by challenging producers to come up with high-concept reality show ideas that can be produced for a cut-rate budget of $500,000 per episode.
Saturday night hasn't always been the vast wasteland it is today.
Saturday's last big gasp came in the mid-'80s, when "The Golden Girls" and "The Facts of Life" (and later, "227") anchored a two-hour block of solid laffers on NBC.
www.variety.com /article/VR1117930030?categoryid=14&cs=1   (959 words)

  
 Saturday Night Fever Info - Encyclopedia WikiWhat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Saturday Night Fever is a 1977 film starring John Travolta based around New York discotheques of the disco era period, the associated music and dancing, and the subculture surrounding such.
The unsentimental depiction of the subculture of the main characters contrasts with another Travolta film, the sanitized Grease (a 1978 Travolta musical about the teenage subcultures of the 1950s).
In 1983, "Staying Alive" was released as a sequel to Saturday Night Fever; this sequel also starred John Travolta reprising his Tony Manero role from the first movie.
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 Saturday Night Fever
This stage version of Saturday Night Fever originally played at the London Palladium Reviewed From the Original London Cast in London...Saturday Night Fever is back - and it is as good as ever.
Saturday Night Fever based on the Paramount/RSO Picture, based on a story by Nik Cohn with screenplay by Norman Wexler.
Saturday Night Fever Disco music does not get any better than Stayin' Alive, Tragedy, and all the other tracks that pepper this show.
www.londontheatreticketweb.co.uk /the_nightfever.htm   (459 words)

  
 Saturday Night Fever Journal
I had thought I was in good shape, just coming off the footloose tour, but there is more dancing in the 1st 15minutes of Saturday Night Fever than there is in all of Footloose.
Also the official SNF website (Fever on Broadway) is up and under-construction, so go give it a look.
Opening night is October 21th, and this only means we are getting ready for act two to start.
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 Saturday Night Fever
In 1997, 20 years after the release of Saturday Night Fever, British journalist Nik Cohn admitted that his original magazine article "Tribal Rites of the New Saturday Night," published in New York Magazine, was a fabrication.
To the average movie patron though, Saturday Night Fever was the "hot" dance movie of the '70s.
Saturday Night Fever grossed $142.5 million in 1977 and an additional $74.1 million in rentals.
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 Amazon.co.uk: Saturday Night Fever [1978]: DVD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
On the DVD: Saturday Night Fever is presented in 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen with a Dolby Digital 5.1 surround soundtrack, both of which help to recapture the unique atmosphere of the late 1970s.
john travolta is still magnetic in the lead of saturday night fever, and only he seems to ride the wave of comedy dancing without looking too ridiculous.
SNF became the movie of the disco generation, propelling John Travolta to fame and giving the BeeGees a new incarnation.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B00005UPNY   (1092 words)

  
 Gibb Songs : Saturday Night Fever (1977)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Its drum track is a loop made from a bar of "Night fever", and the loop gave it an unusually steady compelling beat in this age before sequencers.
The title of "Night fever" prompted the final movie title, and it had the longest stay on the charts of the three.
"Night fever" and "More than a woman" appear on the same promo LP Saturday night fever special disco version, but were obviously extended purely by editing repeats of parts of the standard version.
www.columbia.edu /~brennan/beegees/77.snf.html   (1191 words)

  
 :: rogerebert.com :: Great Movies :: Saturday Night Fever (xhtml)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
`Saturday Night Fever'' was Gene Siskel's favorite movie, and he watched it at least 17 times.
Although ``Saturday Night Fever'' appealed to him primarily on an emotional level, Siskel spoke about it in terms of its themes, and there are two central ones.
But I suspect that ``Saturday Night Fever'' had another kind of appeal to Siskel, one that reflects the way the movies sometimes complete the unfinished corners of our lives.
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 Swamp Fever: Not Quite Saturday Night
A scene that gives away the fact that it is more than it appears is the scene that describes swamp fever, a disease the villagers get from drinking contaminated water.
The shot afterwards is also a bit unnecessary, of the man in the later stages of the fever, sitting on the ground shaking.
If this was a serious documentary; or staged effort to help these people is not and probably will not be totally clear, but it is interesting to look at the evidence on either side and try to figure it out for oneself.
www.lib.berkeley.edu /MRC/bunuel5.html   (717 words)

  
 :: rogerebert.com :: Reviews :: Saturday Night Fever (xhtml)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
"Saturday Night Fever" is an especially hard-edged case and a very good movie.
They live for Saturday night, in fact: They hang their gold chains around their necks and put on the new shirts they bought with their Friday paychecks, and they head for a place called 2001 Odyssey, and they take pills and drink and, as Leo Sayer put it, dance the night away.
The movie was directed by John Badham ("The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars"), and his camera occupies the dance floor so well that we really do understand the lure of the disco world, for all of the emptiness and cruelty the characters find there.
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 Amazon.com: Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Sound Track: Music: Kool & The Gang   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The double-disc soundtrack to the blockbuster Saturday Night Fever (available on a single CD) marks both the zenith and the nadir of disco.
Saturday Night Fever, both the film and the soundtrack changed the course of the 70's.
If you saw the dvd extra from "Saturday Night Fever" or you know the events of July 12, 1979, you know exactly what I'm speaking of.) My final words are that the movie itself is part of history; disco is also a part of history.
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 Saturday Night Fever
This is due in large part to Travolta's great, affecting performance as Tony Manero, a young Italian American from the Bay Ridge section of Brooklyn who feels stifled by both his blue-collar roots and his dead-end job.
Fever isn't a real musical, yet not since the heyday of such "backstage" song-and-dance extravaganzas as 42nd Street has a movie conveyed so powerfully the romance and promise of Manhattan.
In that sense, Saturday Night Fever is true in spirit to the best American musicals.
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 Saturday Night Fever (1977)
It was an exploration of a New York sub-culture, in which young, blue-collar workers, looking for an identity, left their ordinary lives behind to live extraordinary lives on the dance floors of New York discos.
Saturday Night Fever remains a pop-culture icon, as it pushed disco, and disco music, into the mainstream.
Saturday Night Fever R4 specs and extras are identical to R1 - Cardiff Giant (Must have the word 'bio' or 'biography' in it)
www.michaeldvd.com.au /Reviews/Reviews.asp?ReviewID=2078&SID=17&PID=103224   (1131 words)

  
 London theatre tickets - Saturday Night Fever on stage in London's West End Apollo Victoria theatre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Unfortunately, the whole thing is more old-school Saturday-night telly than fever, with the choreographer, Arlene Phillips (who also directs), marshalling the chorus into a dance troupe and calling to mind those Seaside Special variety shows...
The premiere of Saturday Night Fever took place at the Palladium Theatre and was a triumph for two people in particular.
The highlight of the show was a brilliant version of 'Night Fever' - it made you proud to be a medallion man. The musical features an array of dazzling talent...
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 Saturday Night Fever Pictures, Reviews, Summary, Cast and Crew
John Travolta graduated from star to superstar in Saturday Night Fever.
From the moment John Travolta strutted down a Brooklyn street to Stayin' Alive at the beginning of Saturday Night Fever (1977), music movies and pop culture were irrevocably changed.
Discuss Saturday Night Fever with Starpulse members in the forums...
www.starpulse.com /Movies/Saturday_Night_Fever   (252 words)

  
 New Wimbledon Theatre: Saturday Night Fever
When John Travolta walked on to the dance floor in the smash hit film Saturday Night Fever it changed the way we danced forever.
Set in New York, Saturday Night Fever tells the story of an ambitious, talented and streetwise Brooklyn kid with the burning desire to make it big.
Combining a cast of some of Britain's most talented young singers and dancers, a live orchestra and sensational choreography, Saturday Night Fever is the dance musical event of the year, the perfect disco dazzler
www.theambassadors.com /newwimbledon/sp_p831.html   (199 words)

  
 Saturday Night Fever
Unlike the conventional Hollywood movie it seems to be, the film ends without the usual obligatory romantic pairing of the two main characters.
On the other hand, although Tony loves Stephanie, he does not push the relationship beyond the platonic, deferring not only to her wishes, but now his own feelings as well.
After Bobby’s death (and a night alone on the subway thinking), he has gone through his final transformation and is ready for a mature, non-sexual relationship with a women.
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