PG-13 | | Musical, Romance
Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance?
Most of the principal cast were well past their high school years. When filming began in June 1977, Stockard Channing was 33, Michael Tucci was 31, Jamie Donnelly was 30, Annette Charles was 29, Olivia Newton-John was 28, Barry Pearl was 27, Jeff Conaway was 26, Didi Conn was 25, John Travolta was 23, Dinah Manoff was 19, Kelly Ward and Eddie Deezen were both 20, and Lorenzo Lamas was 19.
I'm going back to Australia; I might never see you again.
Danny: Don't... don't talk that way, Sandy.
Sandy: But it's true! I've just had the best summer of my life, and now I have to go away. It isn't fair.
Sandy: Danny, don't spoil it!
Danny: It's not spoiling it, Sandy, ...
A jacket disappears during the 'Greased Lightning' number.
The ending credits show actors' names to the side of mock-up yearbook pages featuring various characters from the movie.
The BBC television preview featured a version of the slumber party/Sandra Dee song in which the girls wore provocative lingerie and did a sexy dance routine which was from the 70mm roadshow version which has never been released on video.
$8,941,717 18 June 1978