Grease Synopsis
1950s good girl (Olivia Newton-John) and greaser (John Travolta) try to be like each other.
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Empire

By Caroline Westbrook
It's every bit the great songfest it's hailed as, with bucketloads of innuendo thown in behind some of the most energetic musical numbers...
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
there are times when Grease really kicks in. I'm fond of Channing singing "Look at me, I'm Sandra Dee, rotten with virginity" and then...
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75

Premiere

Sandy, Danny, and their sexier counterparts Rizzo and Kenickie are spectacular fun to watch, especially in their non-TV-edited glory....
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75

TV Guide

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You just can't hate anything this energetic and happy.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
No revival, however joyously promoted, can conceal the fact that this is just an average musical, pleasant and upbeat and plastic.
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75

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Grease works as a musical, a comedy, a light romance, and a gentle satire of teenage life during the '50s. In part because of its...
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75

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
The screen Grease seemed at the time a big, overblown version of the sassy, gritty stage musical. Now the differences seem less important....
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63

San Francisco Chronicle

By Edward Guthmann
Grease isn't a four-star musical. It's fluffy and unimportant, and it gets tedious toward the end with the car-racing sequence that Kleiser...
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

Travolta's star presence is confirmed in Grease, a weak musical comedy vehicle . The strength of Travolta's performance isn't from dialogue...
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63

San Francisco Examiner

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Sure, it's the same trite teenage fantasy it was 20 years ago when it was first released, but somehow now the energy seems infectiously...
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Awesomeness!!!!

By AwesomeMovieNightz
This is an amazing family classic! These actors and actress have absolutely no shame! They are so funny and amazing that I would recommend this to anybody! If you have not seen this movie you have not...

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By jragusa538
3 words....BEST MOVIE EVER!!!!!! a few sexual moments and a few finger gestures but other than that GREAT MOVIE!...

Grease

By shanny_scheu
Great Movie!!!...

Best Movie Ever!!

By darlinglatina
Absolutely love it!! Love the acting and the music. I could recite the movie dialogue and sing all the songs!! I even when to see it on the big screen years ago, so love it!! John Travolta...hot!...

Grease

By avsgirl
Good ole' fashion fun! Great for all ages....

Awesome!

By lawn6977
Again! It was a great movie. I own all the DVD' and was too young to see in theater when first released but had a great time seeing it. All of the people in the theater had a great time....

Grease

By msbabbitt
Loved it and was very glad to see it on the big screen again. I really enjoyed the fact that not only myself and my daughter were singing along, but so was everyone else in the audience. It was a...

Grease

By Jenny530
It was really fun to go back and see a movie I loved when I was 8. The theater was packed and all were really pumped during the movie. I love John Travolta's character. He is so funny and versatile...

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Take your girlfriends and sing at the top of your voice!!...

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Rated PG
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 12+ Musical phenomenon is great fun, but a bit racy.
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