Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Question: Real-life events in Elmore City, Oklahoma were the inspiration for what 1984 hit teen movie?

Answer: “Footloose,” the iconic Kevin Bacon movie released in 1984, got its inspiration from real-life events that happened in Elmore City, Oklahoma. In the spring of 1980, Elmore City High School held its first prom. A city ordinance banned dancing, but that changed once students stepped in.