Jamie Lee Curtis Shares ‘Excellent’ Film Throwback

  • Jamie Lee Curtis shared a throwback picture with John Travolta.
  • The black and white picture pays homage to Excellent, the ’80s exercise-themed rom-com the 2 starred in collectively.
  • “Monday reminiscences with the one and solely @johntravolta,” she captioned the submit.

Jamie Lee Curtis loves a great Throwback Thursday or Reminiscence Monday—any excuse to share gems from the previous on social media. And this Monday, she shared a traditional shot from the vault that referred to as again to Excellent, the ’80s health rom-com she starred in alongside John Travolta.

Within the black and white pic, Travolta stands behind Curtis, wearing a swimsuit and tie, and Curtis, carrying an train leotard, reaches her hand behind her to relaxation on the again of Travolta’s neck. They each sport sultry gazes, although Travolta’s is extra of a modest smile than Curtis’, who appears to be going for sexy-serious.

“Monday reminiscences with the one and solely @johntravolta,” Curtis captioned the submit.

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Followers beloved revisiting the previous with the actress, and lots of of them couldn’t assist however remark with a play on the film’s title.

“That is dare I say Excellent,” one particular person commented. “I beloved this film 🎥,” one other added. “You’re telling me Danny was seeing Laurie in 1978 ?! 👀👀👀 ,” another person wrote, referring to Travolta’s function as Danny Zuko in Grease and Curtis’ as Laurie Strode in Halloween.

A cultural staple of its time, Excellent stars Travolta as an investigative journalist who covers the health membership fad of the ’80s. Whereas doing so, he meets Curtis’ character, an aerobics teacher who’s weary of reporters. By way of resistance and many leotards and leg heaters, the pair finally fall in love.

In April, Curtis shared a special throwback from Excellent days—particularly a glamorous shot for Rolling Stone from her press tour for the film. In it, she wore a feathery black gown and minimal make-up. “WAY again within the DAY, PERFECT was popping out and @johntravolta and I had been [on] the quilt of @rollingstone and options inside,” she captioned the submit. “This was earlier than the glam squad and also you simply wore your personal garments and did your personal hair and make-up.”

The picture honored the thirty fifth anniversary of the Excellent premiere. “The film PERFECT was 35 years in the past,” she tweeted, sharing one other shot of her and Travolta. “It has survived many train crazes, MANY memes however at its coronary heart was one thing particular & deep. Folks looking for love & 2 be their greatest selves. I beloved my accomplice, his grace, then & now, made the expertise beautiful. My hand in yours John.

We don’t learn about you, however we all of the sudden have the urge to take an aerobics class…. or watch Excellent… or each.