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  1. How well do you know the lyrics to Summer Nights from Grease?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Metro

    Can there be anybody left in the world who hasn't seen Grease - or doesn't know its best-loved songs? Yes, not content with making a small fortune at the box office when it was first released in 1978, the John Travolta/Olivia Newton-John musical also spawned one of the biggest-selling soundtracks of all time.

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  2. As Cara Delevingne gets caught having sex on planes, more celebrities ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... around." Scientologists like John Travolta might imagine their spiritual Thetans whizzing around the galaxy but the Grease star has another way of ascending to the heavens. The qualified pilot told FHM magazine: "In my Lear jet days, we joined the ...

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  3. Toy Story, Grease, Amy: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Radio Times

    The Pixar movie that changed animation for ever the first feature-length computer-animated film and still one of the best. In the playroom at young Andy's home, the toys appear to be inanimate when people are around but they come gloriously to life once the humans have gone.

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  4. 'Community Voice' council hopefuls host movie nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Narooma News

    Dancing in the aisles and singing along with bouncing ball are all part of a fun night to be held in Narooma on Saturday, July 30. Everyone is invited to join in the fun which will begin at the Narooma Kinema with the screening of the classic romantic comedy Grease, starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John. The organiser, Suzanne Dainer, said the event was a fundraiser to help a fresh new group of candidates for the Local Government elections, to be held on September 10. The candidates are joining together under the banner 'Community Voice - It's time to be heard'.

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  5. 'Grease' heating up these summer nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    When: Friday, July 22, to Sunday, July 31. Evening performances are at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. Details: For more information and ticket reservations, call the Zeiterion box office at 508-994-2900 or visit zeiterion.org. “George and I saw the original Broadway production of 'Grease' at the Shubert Theater in 1971.

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  6. Interview: Olivia Newton-John gives back through new projectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... otherwise. When I was in the 11th grade, a good friend of mine starred as Sandy in a Niagara Catholic musical, and "Grease" was the word. Some 20 viewings later, I still haven't grown tired of doing the hand jive, baby. Recently, Newton-John ...

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  7. Peter Sagan 'The Gladiator' - VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Cycling News

    World Champion Peter Sagan is a serious bike rider but the Slovakian, who has three Tour de France stage wins to his name in 2016, doesn't take himself too seriously. The Tinkoff rider and his wife starred in a 'Grease' tribute video earlier this year which was followed by the 26-year-old reviving Sylvester Stallone's Rocky role in a promo for his personal sponsor *sunroot, a plant-derived sweetener, in the first week of July.

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  8. Difficult People Recap: Coming Out DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Phoenix New Times

    ... where it's held: Hoboken, New Jersey. Julie and Marilyn are getting cheapie haircuts at a beauty school (one of many Grease allusions) as Julie tells her mom that she wishes she could have close lady friends. She likes animules, eats cupcakes, and ...

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  9. Olivia Newton-John shares her musical journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Detroit News

    Olivia Newton-John shares her musical journey Olivia Newton-John shares her musical journey from country to 'Grease' and 'Xanadu' to pop superstardom Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/2a9rD8H Olivia Newton-John is most likely to be remembered as the good-girl-turned-bad in the blockbuster "Grease," but the Australian singer boasts a musical catalog that runs far deeper than her movie soundtracks. So when she takes the stage Thursday at the Colosseum at Caesars Windsor, her first concert in the region in several years, she'll perform more than infectious songs such as "Xanadu" and "You're The One That I Want," her chart-topping duet with John Travolta that has become one of the biggest selling singles of all time.

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  10. Golden Boys, Weird Al and Sara Evans bring weekend shows to the CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Sunherald.com

    ... performing another of his hits, "Beauty School Dropout," the song he performed as the "Teen Angel" in the 1978 movie "Grease." "I wasn't going to do 'Beauty School Dropout.' I actually passed on it," Avalon said. "The character in the play was much ...

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  11. Most of the Keighley Amateurs cast who will be appearing in Grease at Victoria Hall in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... leather jackets and pull on their bobby socks to transform themselves into Rydell High's senior class of 1959! The Grease story follows love-struck bad-boy Danny and girl-next-door Sandy in a thrilling injection of pure fun with astounding dancing ...

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  12. Open-air cinema to light up Stonor ParkRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Henley Standard

    ... he competes to be crowned one of the US Navy's elite. Then on Saturday, July 16, we present the ultimate sing-along, Grease . Starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John and the most iconic soundtrack imaginable, Grease is the perfect film for ...

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  13. 'Jaws' to 'Phantom Menace': Rating 25 years of summer blockbustersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Philly.com

    ... it - the summer blockbuster exploded. So how do these epic throwbacks hold up now? Does Jaws still shock and gnaw? Is Grease still the word? Does Back to the Future deserve to be thrown back into the past? Here's a look at the No. 1 summer hit from ...

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  14. A slice of musical bliss in tune with anyone who hates sport:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Daily Mail

    ... tied to the chair to sit through that Mamma Mia!,' he announced at the start. And surveying John Travolta in 1977's Grease, he murmured: 'He was a lovely looker. . . when he was younger.' He didn't need to flash up a picture of Travolta as he looks ...

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  15. Rating 25 years of summer blockbustersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Philly.com

    ... it - the summer blockbuster exploded. So how do these epic throwbacks hold up now? Does Jaws still shock and gnaw? Is Grease still the word? Does Back to the Future deserve to be thrown back into the past? Here's a look at the No. 1 summer hit from ...

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  16. John Travolta Stars in 1973 Band Aid CommercialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Back Stage

    Before John Travolta was singing "Greased Lightning," he was singing the Band Aid tune in the shower for a TV commercial in 1973. The two-time Oscar nominee appeared in the commercial five years prior to his first major role as Danny Zuko in the legendary "Grease," opposite Olivia Newton-John.

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  17. 9 summer movies you can stream right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Plain Dealer

    The dogs days of summer are upon us, and If you don't mind spending time inside while the weather outdoors is glorious - or in some cases way to hot - why not fire up your laptop and watch a movie about someone else enjoying summer? I put together a list of movies based on their setting - somewhere sunny and warm during a break or vacation. "Grease" deserves a spot on this list simply for the "Summer Nights" song.

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  18. Peter Sagan's Rocky tribute - VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Cycling News

    Earlier this year, Peter Sagan starred in a ' Grease' tribute video . Now, the world champion revives Sylvester Stallone's old Rocky role in his latest promo for his personal sponsor *sunroot, a plant-derived sweetener.

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  19. Summer cinema starting at DepotRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Herald-Citizen

    ... 2, and Warren Bragg are ready for the Cookeville Depot's summer cinema, which begins Friday at 8 p.m. with "Grease.". It's Friday night at the Cookeville Depot, and a hush falls over the crowd. The screen flickers - and the magic begins. "It's a ...

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  20. COD College Theater presents 'Grease'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Daily Herald

    Performances are 7 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays, July 7 to 17, in the McAninch Arts Center's Playhouse Theatre on the Glen Ellyn campus, 425 Fawell Blvd. What: "Grease" When: 7 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays, July 7 to 17 Where: McAninch Arts Center's Playhouse Theatre at College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn Cost: $14 adults, $12 seniors and students Info: 942-4000 or atthemac.org In 1959, Rydell's senior class, including Danny, Sandy, Rizzo and Kenickie, navigate the last days of high school, learning about themselves and their relationships. The popular musical debuted in Chicago in 1971 before moving to New York, where it garnered seven Tony Award nominations.

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