Saturday Night Fever Synopsis
A paint-store clerk dons a white suit and becomes king of the dance floor at his local disco.
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Chicago Tribune

By Gene Siskel
One minute into Saturday Night Fever you know this picture is onto something, that it knows what it's talking about. [15 Oct 1999, Siskel...
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It's also interesting to see how little screen time the final disco competition really has, considering how large it looms in our memories.
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83

Entertainment Weekly

Travolta molds what could have been an equally obvious character into a substantial, tragic figure.
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80

TV Guide

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The story here is really secondary to character and milieu, as director John Badham and his actors create a convincing portrait of...
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80

Chicago Reader

A small, solid film, made with craft if not resonance.
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70

The New York Times

By Elvis Mitchell
Fever beings to flag when, after an initial hour filled with high spirits and jubilant music, it settles down to tell its story; the effect...
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30

Variety

The clumsy story lurches forward through predictable travail and treacle, separated by phonograph records (or vice versa).
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Saturday Night Fever

By lauracdunne
We loved it! It brought back a lot of memories. It was fun to see how far advanced they were back then and what a risk they took making it. It still holds the test of time. You can't say that...

Time travel

By sidehtch67
I had forgotten what a great movie this is. I highly recommend seeing it on the big screen if you have a chance. So much fun....

Saturday night fever

By Sandrajocook
Seeing it as an older person it was a totally different story. A better story....

can't go wrong

By redyeah
you gotta watch this movie. fun stuff. come on, dancing and travolta. wow....

Good movie to see once in a while!

By Issarod12
It's a good movie, but I just don't care to much for all of the conflict that is around the whole dancing scene! It could have done with out all that. I don't like how he gives the trophy away...

Awesome!!!

By juliereames
Classic 70's greatness....

classic

By Desigal7
Go for the soundtrack...

Disco, Dance, Music, Love and Travolta

By ginia64
Decades ago I watched this 5 times when it was first released back in 1977. The best movie hands down for those who want a raw view of the late seventies scene. Travolta was on fire and so handsome!...

Awesome movie!

By chipmunkfan99
This film is not for kids due to language.. Shows a young man finding out that there is more to life then being jammed into the gang scene or what mom and dad want him to be... Strong performance...

Greatest Snapshot of 70s evee

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Rated R
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Disco drama is not just daaancin' yeah!
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