A massive box office bomb, the soundtrack for 1980’s Xanadu fared better than the movie itself, with Olivia Newton-John and ELO’s title song hitting number 1 in a ton of European countries and hitting the top 10 here in the States.
In the far off future of 1994, folk singer Bibi is lured away from her boyfriend Alphie by the evil Mr. Boogalow and his record company that seemingly controls the entire world, BIM, in Cannon’s insane rock opera, The Apple.
With Sly Stallone directing and Frank Stallone writing the music, Staying Alive is the insane sequel to Saturday Night Fever where Travolta’s Tony Manero attempts to get a role in the demonic Broadway musical, Satan’s Alley. The title track of the movie and the musical is Far From Over and it will not leave your brain once you listen to it.
When lawyer Kate McQuean gets caught up in a plot by Russians to hack undersea phone lines to steal millions from the Cayman Islands, Miami Detective Max Kirkpatrick reluctantly becomes her main protection.