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Unformatted text preview: performed. The dancing was also impressive. I liked the way that part of their 'coolness' was the ability to dazzle on the dance floor. However, even the quick shuffle on the stands while singing 'Summer Nights' thoroughly impressed me. More seriously , there was the disturbing message that the film has that it is better to bow to conformity and pick up bad habits like drinking and smoking than to live a clean life. One can only speculate how many teenagers in the last generation (and this one) have been influenced by that film in doing just that. Grease 2 has both these problems and more. Specifically , it lacks a good musical score, good direction and camera work , adequate substitutes for Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta (both of whom did not appear in the sequel), and a script that is even worse than its predecessors....
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- Spring '11