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1 hr. 25 min.

Plot Summary
Alice Echols, Michael Musto, Gloria Gaynor, Thelma Houston and others appear in filmmaker Jamie Kastner's exploration of disco music's empowerment of women, blacks and homosexuals.

Cast: Peter Keleghan

Director: Jamie Kastner

Genres: Documentary

The Secret Disco Revolution (2012)

Release Date: September 9th, 2012|1 hr. 25 min.

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  • 60
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Some may still be surprised at this fun, well-informed chronicle of what was happening in the U.S. as lighted floors, boogie shoes and Saturday night fevers were the rage. show more

  • 63
    Slant Magazine

    Jamie Kastner bows fully to hedonism in lieu of all the scholarly theories on disco's lasting impact--a tidy but gutless way of tying together so many disparate arguments by such disparate people. show more

  • 50
    Kyle Smith New York Post

    Its priceless clips from the disco era aside, The Secret Disco Revolution laughably fails to turn Barry White and Donna Summer into the Che Guevara and Emma Goldman of the dance floor. show more

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