It’s been 40 years since John Travolta donned his leather-based T-Birds jacket and was “Stranded at the Drive-In,” however the seasoned actor nonetheless has the strikes. On Wednesday’s Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, the two-time Oscar nominee opened up about the movie’s legendary dance strikes.
One notably memorable scene happens at the finish of the movie when Travolta’s Danny Zuko and Olivia Newton-John’s Sandy Olsson reunite at the highschool’s end-of-year carnival for a high-energy dance quantity to “You’re the One That I Want.”
“The four corners!” Travolta defined to Fallon. “Like in Pulp Fiction, I grew up with all these novelty dances. So in Grease they wanted a step for ‘You’re the One That I Want’ at the finish. So I stated, ‘Well, we used to do the four corners, why don’t we do this?’ So the choreographer stated, ‘Show it to me, and I did.”
Travolta then proceeded to indicate Fallon the transfer, which entails looping your fingers via your belt loops and making a four-step field together with your toes.
Last month, Travolta attended the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival to advertise his new movie, Gotti, but additionally took a second to honor Greasewith a particular screening.
“This is a film that’s so timeless that keeps on giving to each new generation,” he stated at the occasion. “When individuals watch this, they simply get blissful. They wish to change into the characters they’re watching. They wish to sing together with it, they wish to dance, they wish to be a part of this movie. When mutual enthusiasm comes collectively and creates an setting you’ll be able to create nearly something — and we created Grease.”
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