The breakaway from his Brooklyn life, family and friends seems to have matured Tony and refined his personality, represented by his diminished accent and his avoidance of alcohol and profanity. AllMusic's excerpted review is reprinted below. The song lists at number 33 on Billboard's All Time Top 100. . Every single time the guy dances in the movie one of two things happen. Tony and Stephanie decide to help each other to get a fresh start away from Brooklyn.
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. Now Sylvester Stallone, he should have known better. 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. John Travolta's character, whose name is Tony Manero, lives for Saturday nights at the disco club. David Shire — Salsation — 03:52 16.
Saturday Night Fever stars John Travolta, Karen Lynn Gorney and Barry Miller. He is the king at the local club, but outside the club is a different story. Either A he gets really sweaty and greasy, or B you get tons of shot of his disgusting package. Kudos to the fact checker for the film, who had obviously seen a lot of Broadway shows. Otherwise, let's all bring some joy into our lives and enjoy an album that is iconic and musically defines the era it came from. Tony wants to be the king of disco and Stephanie teaches him how to dance, and he helps her with her dreams to leave Brooklyn. In addition to Saturday Night Fever, the song has also appeared in the movie and on the soundtrack for Mystery Men.
Stigwood liked the title Night Fever, but was wary of marketing a movie with that name. This is the first Broadway movie I had heard of that was totally dancing, no singing, speaking, or character development. But the real highlight is Travolta himself. One night at the disco he spots a girl named Stephanie and his life changes forever. As directed by Stallone, he bears more than a passing resemblance to Rambo in almost every scene of consequence.
However, certain attitudes have not changed, as with his most recent girlfriend, who's also the singer of a local rock band. Recommended for fans of ridiculously poor movies. Track Listing, track length, start times 1 --Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive 4. Saturday Night Fever, although hardly as prodigious an artistic achievement as those precursors, was precisely that kind of musical phenomenon for the second half of the '70s -- ironically, at the time before its release, the disco boom had seemingly run its course, primarily in Europe, and was confined mostly to black culture and the gay underground in America. Tony also cannot find satisfaction at his dead end job at the paint store. It is about a Brooklyn teenager who believes that the only way he can get anywhere in life is to become the King of the Disco.
Tavares — More Than a Woman — 03:18 08. Ralph MacDonald — Calypso Breakdown — 07:52 10. Walter Murphy — A Fifth of Beethoven — 03:04 07. Bee Gees — How Deep Is Your Love — 04:06 03. It first appeared on the soundtrack to Saturday Night Fever. David Shire — Manhattan Skyline — 04:45 09.
Bee Gees — You Should Be Dancing — 04:16 14. David Shire — Night on Disco Mountain — 05:14 11. In this sequel to Saturday Night Fever, former disco king Tony Manero has left Brooklyn and lives in Manhattan. Producer Robert Stigwood wanted to call the film Saturday Night, but singer Robin Gibb expressed hesitation at the title. The Trammps — Disco Inferno — 10:53. It shows in every self-obsessed frame of this film; it takes itself way too seriously and ends up looking absolutely ridiculous. Bee Gees — More Than a Woman — 03:18 05.
He combined the two suggestions and the idea for Saturday Night Fever as a motion picture was born. Bee Gees — Night Fever — 03:32 04. Starring: Tony Manero John Travolta , Stephanie Mangano Karen Lynn Gorney , Anette Donna Pescow , Double J Paul Pape. He stays in a cheap hotel and works as a dance instructor and as a waiter at a dance club, trying to succeed as a professional dancer on Broadway. And The Sunshine Band - Boogie Shoes 2.
You get the feeling Stallone and the rest of the crew thought they were making an incredible movie. On his own and trying to make it as a dancer, he works his hardest to become a big star. The play Tony ends up in is a particular highlight. Recorded April 1977 in Château d'Hérouville, France and 1977 September Criteria Studios, Miami, Florida, United States. Well you have to watch, and let me tell you it's a riveting ride. At home he is always fighting with his dad and in constant competition with his family's view of his older brother, who is a priest. .