She’s unmoved by his pleas for forgiveness until he asks her to wear his ring, which she gleefully accepts. Adult film star Harry Reems was originally signed to play Coach Calhoun; however, executives at Paramount nixed the idea due to Reems’ previous work in adult films, and producers cast Sid Caesar instead. Didi is a regular on the Grease convention circuit, and never shies away from donning her Pink Ladies jacket. Mineo was stabbed to death a year before filming, so the line was changed to refer to Elvis Presley instead. Grease by Jim Jacobs Warren Casey. Rizzo and the other girls pressure Sandy into smoking a cigarette and having a drink of wine at the sleepover.
Retrieved April 27, After picking fights with the jocks in basketball , wrestling and baseball , Calhoun suggests cross-country running ; Danny proves to be a successful runner, which impresses Sandy and angers Tom. It’s been 40 years since Grease took over the world in , cementing it as one of the biggest and most loved musicals of all time. This page was last edited on 21 February , at Grease Is the Word Grease: After everyone else has left, Frenchy, whose hair has turned bright pink, tells a waitress she has dropped out of beauty school and is visited by a guardian angel who advises her to return to Rydell “Beauty School Dropout”.
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Dancer uncredited Vinny Genna Coincidentally, this scene as well as the scene before and the scene after it were filmed on August 16,the date of Elvis Presley’s death. Rizzo tries to make Danny jealous by flirting with Kenickie, but Danny is unmoved and leaves.
He also teaches musical theatre at the University of Southern California. Jeff Conawaylike Travolta, had previously appeared in the stage version of Grease ; he had played Danny Zuko during the show’s run on Broadway.
He went on to have various roles on TV putaie film over the next decade. At the popular hangout The Frosty Palace, Danny, after brushing off an attempt by Patty to flirt with him, apologizes to Sandy for his behavior at the pep rally, but she rejects him having started dating Tom instead.
Travolta can’t dominate this movie as he did ‘Fever,’ but when he’s on screen you can’t watch anyone else. Mike – School Athlete uncredited Greg Bradford On January 31,a putziw television-adapted special of the musical aired, using components from both the movie and the original Broadway show. After picking fights with the jocks in basketballwrestling and baseballCalhoun suggests cross-country running ; Danny proves to be a successful runner, which impresses Sandy and angers Tom.
The ‘blurring’ covered up trademarked menu signage and a large wall poster, but a red cooler with the logo could not be sufficiently altered so was left unchanged.
Where are the cast of Grease now 40 years later? – Smooth
Andy – Wrestler uncredited Jocko Marcellino The soundtrack album ended as the second-best selling album of the year in the United Statesexceeded only by another soundtrack albumfrom the film Saturday Night Feverwhich also starred Travolta.
As the film ends, the greasers promise to stay together after school ends “We Go Together” and Danny and Sandy depart in a red hot rod, which takes flight as they wave goodbye to their friends.
The drive-in movie scenes were shot at the Burbank Pickwick Drive-In it was closed and torn down in and a shopping center took its place. Vince Fontaine Sid Caesar Grease received mostly positive reviews from movie critics  and is considered by many as one of the best films of It’s been 40 years since Grease took over the world incementing it as one of the biggest and most loved musicals of all time.
The next day, the T-Birds look over Kenickie’s car, and although they are initially skeptical of its potential, Danny and Kenickie explain the modifications they could add to make it a hot-rodding sex machine “Greased Lightnin'”. Released on June 16,Grease was successful both critically and commercially. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote.
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Dancer uncredited Lora Marie Taylor Dancer uncredited Tod Burton Danny approaches Coach Calhoun about playing a sport. He now works as a voice director for Disney Television Animation, greasf has directed voice performances in Mickey Mouse Clubhouse among many others. Dancer as Daniel Levans Sean Moran Rizzo tells Kenickie the baby isn’t his, which both relieves and upsets him.
Dick Patterson returned, playing a different character. Jeff actually played Danny in the original stage version of Grease his pal John Travolta originally played Doody!
Dancer uncredited Frederick ‘Dennis’ Greene Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist greaee rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!
Mike – School Athlete uncredited. Quizzes See more Quizzes. Written by Bronte Woodard  and directed by Randal Kleiser in his theatrical feature film debut, the film depicts the lives of greaser Danny Zuko and Australian transfer student Sandy Olsson who develop an attraction for each other.
Retrieved March 29, You’re the One That I Want! The Original Soundtrack from the Motion Picture. Rizzo and the other girls pressure Sandy into smoking a cigarette and having a drink of wine at the sleepover. On July 8,a sing-along version of Grease was released to select theaters around the U. John Travolta had previously worked with producer Robert Stigwood on Saturday Night Feverhad a nascent singing career at the time including the top hit ” Let Her In ” inand had previously appeared as Doody in a touring production of the stage version of Grease.
Vince Fontaine, who is hosting a live telecast of the dance, flirts with Marty.