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23rd Apr '18 3:42:27 PM StFan
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* ''Film/ReadyPlayerOne2018'': After pulling out an instant dance floor from his inventory, Parzival, along with [=Art3mis=], dance to the tune of the Bee Gees' "Stayin' Alive" at the Distracted Globe.



* In the ''WesternAnimation/TinyToonAdventures'' episode "Gang Busters", Hamton keeps messing up the music genre the characters are singing (rap), and one instance has him disco dancing while Fifi, Shirley, and Elmyra sing "Disco Inferno".

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/TinyToonAdventures'' episode "Gang Busters", Hamton keeps messing up the music genre the characters are singing (rap), and one instance has him disco Disco dancing while Fifi, Shirley, and Elmyra sing "Disco Inferno".



* This happens OncePerEpisode in the ''WesternAnimation/YogiBear'' SpinOff ''Galaxy Goof-Ups''.[[note]]Which originally aired as part of ''WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace''.[[/note]]

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* This happens OncePerEpisode in the ''WesternAnimation/YogiBear'' SpinOff ''Galaxy Goof-Ups''.[[note]]Which (Which originally aired as part of ''WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace''.[[/note]])
26th Jan '18 3:10:19 PM chasemaddigan
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** The sequel has Goofy and Sylvia shaking their groove thing to, well, [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ait5pRVCd2g "Shake Your Groove Thing"]]. There is a bit of a lampshade over the outdated aspect of the music, with the DJ blowing dust from the record and the Disco ball coming through a ceiling trap full of spiderwebs.

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** [[WesternAnimation/AnExtremelyGoofyMovie The sequel sequel]] has Goofy and Sylvia shaking their groove thing to, well, [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ait5pRVCd2g "Shake Your Groove Thing"]]. There is a bit of a lampshade over the outdated aspect of the music, with the DJ blowing dust from the record and the Disco ball coming through a ceiling trap full of spiderwebs.
5th Nov '17 8:06:18 PM merotoker
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* The "Hey, Roosta, I've Just Had This Really Hoopy Idea" sequence in ''Radio/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'', in which Zaphod's cunning plan to escape AFateWorseThanDeath is to use a free Body Debit card to teleport both himself and his friend Roosta to the universe's most unbearable discotheque, full of RobotGirl dancers who make the club look full, and nozzles on the wall that spray hot artificial sweat at attendees. The music used for this sequence is a horribly distorted version of Music/TheBeeGees' "Stayin' Alive" played backwards with beats removed. It's shameless {{Padding}} of the "the hero escapes and gets captured again" variety, albeit thinly justified by it turning out that Zaphod's captors set the whole thing up just to fuck with his head, but groovy as well as hilarious.

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* The "Hey, Roosta, I've Just Had This Really Hoopy Idea" sequence in ''Radio/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'', in which Zaphod's cunning plan to escape AFateWorseThanDeath a FateWorseThanDeath is to use a free Body Debit card to teleport both himself and his friend Roosta to the universe's most unbearable discotheque, full of RobotGirl dancers who make the club look full, and nozzles on the wall that spray hot artificial sweat at attendees. The music used for this sequence is a horribly distorted version of Music/TheBeeGees' "Stayin' Alive" played backwards with beats removed. It's shameless {{Padding}} of the "the hero escapes and gets captured again" variety, albeit thinly justified by it turning out that Zaphod's captors set the whole thing up just to fuck with his head, but groovy as well as hilarious.



** Peter, Quagmire, Cleveland and Joe walk into a skating rink as rookies. A few minutes later, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sfE_sn-Rlkk Disco Ensues to Beethoven's Fifth.]]

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** Peter, Quagmire, Cleveland and Joe walk into a skating rink as rookies. A few minutes later, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sfE_sn-Rlkk com/watch?v=jokkxYA2YIA Disco Ensues to Beethoven's Fifth.]]



* This happens OncePerEpisode in the ''WesternAnimation/YogiBear'' SpinOff} ''Galaxy Goof-Ups''[[note]]Which originally aired as part of ''WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace''.[[/note]]

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* This happens OncePerEpisode in the ''WesternAnimation/YogiBear'' SpinOff} SpinOff ''Galaxy Goof-Ups''[[note]]Which Goof-Ups''.[[note]]Which originally aired as part of ''WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace''.[[/note]]
4th Nov '17 7:54:22 PM Sark0TAG
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* In ''VideoGame/{{Undertale}}'', the glam-rock-inspired [[AgentPeacock Mettaton EX]] sometimes attacks using a disco ball that fires lasers, during his boss battle.

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Undertale}}'', the glam-rock-inspired [[AgentPeacock Mettaton EX]] sometimes attacks using a disco ball that fires lasers, during his boss battle. He also performs a barrage of dramatic dance poses the entire time.
4th Nov '17 7:53:05 PM Sark0TAG
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* In ''VideoGame/{{Undertale}}'', the glam-rock-inspired [[AgentPeacock Mettaton EX]] sometimes attacks using a disco ball that fires lasers, during his boss battle.
20th Oct '17 10:54:31 AM dsneybuf
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* ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyVol2'': The whole "Music/GuardiansInferno" [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MMMe1drnZY music video]], part of the Digital HD/DVD/Blu-Ray release for the movie, is one long, very gratuitous, very Disco sequence, slavishly following the style and limitations of a music video from the '70s. Featuring the main cast of the movie (although they're hard to recognize at first glance), the directors, Creator/DavidHasselhoff and Creator/StanLee.

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* ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyVol2'': The whole "Music/GuardiansInferno" [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MMMe1drnZY music video]], part of the Digital HD/DVD/Blu-Ray HD/Blu-Ray release for the movie, is one long, very gratuitous, very Disco sequence, slavishly following the style and limitations of a music video from the '70s. Featuring the main cast of the movie (although they're hard to recognize at first glance), the directors, Creator/DavidHasselhoff and Creator/StanLee.
18th Oct '17 4:37:09 PM StFan
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* Two of the ''WesternAnimation/ChalkZone'' music videos have had Disco-inspired numbers: "Making Faces", "Go Pop", and "Flashlight".
* This happened OnceAnEpisode in the WesternAnimation/YogiBear {{Spinoff}}, ''Galaxy Goof-Ups''[[note]]Which originally aired as part of WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace.[[/note]]

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* Two Three of the ''WesternAnimation/ChalkZone'' music videos have had Disco-inspired numbers: "Making Faces", "Go Pop", and "Flashlight".
* This happened OnceAnEpisode happens OncePerEpisode in the WesternAnimation/YogiBear {{Spinoff}}, ''WesternAnimation/YogiBear'' SpinOff} ''Galaxy Goof-Ups''[[note]]Which originally aired as part of WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace.[[/note]]
''WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace''.[[/note]]



18th Oct '17 8:17:28 AM tropower
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* Two of the ''WesternAnimation/ChalkZone'' music videos have had Disco-inspired numbers: "Making Faces" and "Go Pop"

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* Two of the ''WesternAnimation/ChalkZone'' music videos have had Disco-inspired numbers: "Making Faces" and Faces", "Go Pop"Pop", and "Flashlight".
* This happened OnceAnEpisode in the WesternAnimation/YogiBear {{Spinoff}}, ''Galaxy Goof-Ups''[[note]]Which originally aired as part of WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace.[[/note]]
16th Aug '17 9:49:14 AM dsneybuf
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* ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyVol2'': The whole [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MMMe1drnZY "Guardians Inferno"]] music video, part of the DVD/Blu-Ray release for the movie, is one long, very gratuitous, very Disco sequence, slavishly following the style and limitations of a music video from the '70s. Featuring the main cast of the movie (although they're hard to recognize at first glance), the directors, Creator/DavidHasselhoff and Creator/StanLee.

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* ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyVol2'': The whole "Music/GuardiansInferno" [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MMMe1drnZY "Guardians Inferno"]] music video, video]], part of the DVD/Blu-Ray Digital HD/DVD/Blu-Ray release for the movie, is one long, very gratuitous, very Disco sequence, slavishly following the style and limitations of a music video from the '70s. Featuring the main cast of the movie (although they're hard to recognize at first glance), the directors, Creator/DavidHasselhoff and Creator/StanLee.
9th Aug '17 4:22:20 PM StFan
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* ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyVol2'': The whole [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MMMe1drnZY "Guardians Inferno"]] music video, part of the DVD/Blu-Ray release for the movie, is one long, very gratuitous, very Disco sequence, slavishly following the style and limitations of a music video from the '80s. Featuring the main cast of the movie (although they're hard to recognize at first glance), the directors, Creator/DavidHasselhoff and Creator/StanLee.

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* ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyVol2'': The whole [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MMMe1drnZY "Guardians Inferno"]] music video, part of the DVD/Blu-Ray release for the movie, is one long, very gratuitous, very Disco sequence, slavishly following the style and limitations of a music video from the '80s.'70s. Featuring the main cast of the movie (although they're hard to recognize at first glance), the directors, Creator/DavidHasselhoff and Creator/StanLee.
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