History YMMV / SaturdayNightFever

15th May '17 6:12:12 AM OtterFish
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* BrokenBase: ''Stayin' Alive'', the original film's much maligned 1983 sequel, is this in spades. Quite a bit of fans think of it as being SoBadItsGood (olden Raspberry Award founder John Wilson's book ''The Official Razzie Movie Guide'' put it in the "100 Most Enjoyably Bad Movies Ever Made" list). Plenty of viewers can't stand it in the slightest (the sequel has a whopping ''zero'' score on Rotten Tomatoes).


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** Tony's brother comes across as ''really'' sympathetic after leaving the priesthood.
4th Feb '17 8:53:48 AM benda
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** "Staying Alive" is popularly used in CPR training, due to having the perfect beat for chest compressions. Check out [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ILxjxfB4zNk this eduational video]] featuring ''Creator/VinnieJones''.

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** "Staying Alive" is popularly used in CPR training, due to having the perfect beat for chest compressions. Check out [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ILxjxfB4zNk this eduational educational video]] featuring ''Creator/VinnieJones''.Creator/VinnieJones.
4th Feb '17 8:53:26 AM benda
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** "Staying Alive" is popularly used in CPR training, due to having the perfect beat for chest compressions.

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** "Staying Alive" is popularly used in CPR training, due to having the perfect beat for chest compressions. Check out [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ILxjxfB4zNk this eduational video]] featuring ''Creator/VinnieJones''.
26th Jan '17 5:13:06 AM Pren
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* MemeticMutation: In possibly one of the strangest crossbred memes in Internet history, this film plays a major part in a ''VideoGame/{{Touhou}}'' meme: Travolta's pose from the poster is extremely similar to the pose taken by Nagae Iku when she declares a spellcard, and fans did the rest. The meme is so prolific that Danbooru, usually dedicated to anime, manga, and video games, has tags for ''Saturday Night Fever'' and John Travolta.

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In possibly one of the strangest crossbred memes in Internet history, this film plays a major part in a ''VideoGame/{{Touhou}}'' meme: Travolta's pose from the poster is extremely similar to the pose taken by Nagae Iku when she declares a spellcard, and fans did the rest. The meme is so prolific that Danbooru, usually dedicated to anime, manga, and video games, has tags for ''Saturday Night Fever'' and John Travolta.Travolta.
** "Staying Alive" is popularly used in CPR training, due to having the perfect beat for chest compressions.
15th Aug '16 12:58:33 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* AwardSnub: The film wasn't nominated for Best Picture.
** Despite having one of the biggest selling soundtracks of all time, ''none'' of the songs that Music/TheBeeGees contributed were nominated for Best Song. Not "Stayin' Alive", not "Night Fever", not "How Deep Is Your Love?", not "Jive Talkin'", not "You Should Be Dancing", not "More Than a Woman", not "If I Can't Have You".
17th Nov '15 1:02:00 PM JamesAustin
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* CrowningMusicOfAwesome: There is a reason that the soundtrack album was certified 15x platinum.
** How awesome was the soundtrack? Music/AliceCooper remembers panning the album to fans and the public, but privately, thought it was (and still ''is'') the best album he's ever listened to.

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* CrowningMusicOfAwesome: SugarWiki/AwesomeMusic: There is a reason that the soundtrack album was certified 15x platinum.
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platinum. How awesome was the soundtrack? Music/AliceCooper remembers panning the album to fans and the public, but privately, thought it was (and still ''is'') the best album he's ever listened to.to.
* DoNotDoThisCoolThing: Despite portraying Tony Manero's life as violent, shallow and ultimately pointless, the movie won Disco millions of new fans.
20th Oct '15 8:51:42 AM TrollBrutal
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* NarmCharm: A lof of Travolta's moves, which have been endlessly parodied, come off as ridiculous and are hard to take with a straight face, but they are really cool anyway and Tony Manero exudes an engaging charisma.
* TheWoobie: Poor, poor Annette.
** Bobby C., too. Tony is the only one who treats him vaguely like a human being.

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* NarmCharm: A lof lot of Travolta's moves, which have been endlessly parodied, come off as ridiculous and are hard to take with a straight face, but they are really cool anyway and Tony Manero exudes an engaging charisma.
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Poor, poor Annette.
** Bobby C., too. Tony is the only one who treats him vaguely like a human being.being.
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20th Oct '15 8:42:45 AM TrollBrutal
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* NarmCharm: A lof of Travolta's moves, which have been endlessly parodied, come off as ridiculous and are hard to take with a straight face, but they are really cool anyway and Tony Manero exudes an engaging charisma.
19th Nov '14 8:28:57 AM MagBas
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* UnfortunateImplications: It's implied that the rape was LaserGuidedKarma for Annette trying for a RelationshipUpgrade with Tony and for getting drunk and high and trying to make him jealous. Coldly {{Lampshaded}} by Tony afterwards.
10th Apr '14 2:17:12 PM newborncolt
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* JerkassWoobie: Even Tony deserves a little sympathy for all the crap he has to put up with.
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