Saturday Night Fever
Dir. John Badham (1977) In her excellent 2010 book on disco, Hot Stuff, Alice Echols argues that John Travolta “expands[s], not constrict[s], the parameters of masculinity” in Badham’s 1977 juggernaut. Maybe—if anything, the film is worth revisiting as an act of homage to the two deceased Gibb Brothers.
Thu., June 21, 6:45 p.m., 2012
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