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Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta of 'Grease'
Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta of ‘Grease’ | Paramount/Getty Images

Grease is an American musical romantic comedy film released in 1978. It is based on the 1971 musical of the same name, created by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey.

The film tells the story of Danny (John Travolta) and Sandy (Olivia Newton-John) who meet over the summer of 1958 and have a summer romance. The two end up enrolled in the same high school and the film focuses on their love story, obstacles, and friends.

Since its release, Grease has earned a cult classic status in the film world.


  • Director: Randal Kleiser
  • Release Date: June 13, 1978
  • Box Office: $366.2 million
  • Cast: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing, Didi Conn, Jamie Donnelly, Dinah Manoff, Jeff Conaway, Barry Pearl, Michael Tucci, and Kelly War
  • Sequel: Grease 2 (1982)

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