Footloose was directed and choreographed by Herbert Ross, who has directed 12 Oscar nominated performers during his illustrious career behind the scenes. His Footloose dance moves continue to live on today, as Kevin Bacon is still asked to do some of the Footloose choreography during interviews.
When was the Footloose line dance created?
Levi Hubbard and Starla Rodgers of California choreographed a line dance to the original Footloose song from 1984. Now, in 2011, the line dance is coming back to the hardwood as clubs are spinning the new version of the movie’s theme song by Blake Shelton.
Who is in the new Footloose?
Footloose is a 2011 American musical film co-written and directed by Craig Brewer. It is a remake of the 1984 film of the same name and stars Kenny Wormald, Julianne Hough, Miles Teller, Andie MacDowell and Dennis Quaid.
Why was Footloose created?
Film inspiration – Footloose is loosely based on the town of Elmore City, Oklahoma. The town had banned dancing since its founding in 1898 in an attempt to decrease the amount of heavy drinking. One advocate of the dancing ban was the Reverend from the nearby town of Hennepin, F. R.
What is the story of Footloose?
Moving in from Chicago, newcomer Ren McCormack (Kevin Bacon) is in shock when he discovers the small Midwestern town he now calls home has made dancing and rock music illegal. As he struggles to fit in, Ren faces an uphill battle to change things. With the help of his new friend, Willard Hewitt (Christopher Penn), and defiant teen Ariel Moore (Lori Singer), he might loosen up this conservative town. But Ariel’s influential father, Reverend Shaw Moore (John Lithgow), stands in the way.
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