The 'Saturday Night Fever' Quiz


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How deep is your love for "Saturday Night Fever"? Take our quiz to prove you can boogie with the best in this iconic disco film.

How old was John Travolta when he boogied his way through "Saturday Night Fever"?

Born in 1954, Travolta was 23 years old when he strutted his stuff in the disco classic.


What show made Travolta a star before he ever set foot on the set of "Saturday Night Fever"?

Travolta was already a teen heartthrob in the '70s thanks to his role on "Welcome Back, Kotter," but it was "Saturday Night Fever" that showed the world the extent of his dancing skills.


What is the name of Travolta's character on "Saturday Night Fever"?

Travolta starred as 19-year-old Tony Manero in the film.


Where does Tony live in the film?

Stuck in a dead-end job at a Brooklyn hardware store, Tony dreams of a better life in Manhattan.


What is the name of Tony's favorite disco in the film?

Tony is king of the dance floor at his favorite local disco, 2001 Odyssey.


What is the name of Tony's female friend who secretly longs to win his heart?

Annette, played by Donna Pescow, longs to land Tony, but he prefers to simply string her along.


Who is NOT one of the regular members of Tony's group?

Tony often pals around with a gang of four other guys, including Joey, Double J, Gus and Bobby C.


Who played Bobby C in the film?

Barry Miller plays Bobby C, with Joseph Cali, Paul Pape and Bruce Ornstein playing the rest of the gang.


Who does Tony pick as his dance partner for the dance contest?

Tony dumps Annette for the alluring Stephanie, who has a fancy job in Manhattan.


Who plays the role of Stephanie in the film?

Karen Lynn Gorney plays Stephanie, who initially has no romantic interest in Tony but agrees to be his partner at the dance contest.


Which cast member falls to his death off of a bridge?

Drunk and distraught about his pregnant girlfriend, Bobby falls from the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.


What is the name of Tony's brother?

Martin Shakar played Tony's brother, Frank Jr.


What is Frank Jr.'s profession?

Frank Jr. was a Catholic priest before angering his parents by leaving his position.


Which member of Tony's group of friends is attacked by a gang?

Gus is badly beaten by a gang he identifies as the Barracudas.


Whose car does the group use to get revenge on the Barracudas?

Tony and his friends crash Bobby C's car into the Barracudas' hangout to take revenge for Gus' beating.


True or false: Tony and Stephanie win the big dance contest.

While Tony and Stephanie win, Tony feels that another couple deserved the trophy because they danced better.


How does Tony celebrate his win at the dance contest?

After winning the big dance contest, Tony attempts to rape Stephanie, who manages to flee safely.


Which two guys sexually assault Annette?

In one disturbing scene, an intoxicated Annette is sexually assaulted by Double J and Joey.


Where does Tony spend the night after the big dance contest?

Tony spends the night after the contest riding the subway before heading to Stephanie's house to apologize.


What band's music is inseparable from the film?

"Saturday Night Fever" is all about the music, and many of the movie's iconic songs were written and performed by the Bee Gees.


What song plays at the start of the film?

Tony Manero struts his stuff to "Stayin' Alive" on the streets of Brooklyn as the film opens.


True or false: There is a sequel to the film.

In the 1983 sequel "Stayin' Alive," Tony plays a Broadway dancer. The movie was directed by Sylvester Stallone.


How many copies of the "Saturday Night Fever" soundtrack have been sold?

The film's soundtrack has sold more than 15 million copies and was also the first movie soundtrack to win a Grammy.


What song plays when Tony is at Stephanie's apartment?

The Bee Gees' "How Deep Is Your Love" plays as Tony and Stephanie try to resolve their feelings for one another.


What song do Tony and Stephanie perform to at the dance contest?

Tony and Stephanie pick up a trophy for their performance to "More Than a Woman."


What song plays as Annette waits for Tony outside the dance school?

Yvonne Elliman's version of "If I Can't Have You" plays as Annette pines for Tony outside the dance school.


How many Oscars did the film win?

Despite its iconic place in pop culture, the film didn't win a single Oscar, though it did earn John Travolta a Golden Globe nomination.


True or false: The film was written around the music of the Bee Gees.

The Bee Gees weren't involved in the film until the last minute, when they quickly threw together some songs for the movie.


True or false: "Saturday Night Fever" is based on a true story.

The film was inspired by an article in New York magazine about a young man named Vincent.


What year was the film rereleased with a PG rating?

In 1979, two years after the film premiered, it was edited and rereleased with a PG rating to capture a wider audience.


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