Originally Posted by ollinger
^^ Saturday Night Fever far more than a comedy, one of the best movies I've ever seen on the problems of class and social mobility. Tony struggles with being in a lower social class, but finally realizes at the dance contest that there's people in an even lower class treated worse than he is, climaxing in his rejection of the trophy.
What does that then mean ? Cant a person belong to a class he or she wasnt born into? Is the idea that anyone can make it not a good one?