Kramer's friend Brody forces Jerry to bootleg the movie "Death Blow". George follows Elaine to her office party and finds out that she has a "unique" dancing style. She starts to get a weird vibe from her subordinates and blames it all on George. George becomes the bad boy and wins the affection of Elaine's employee Anna. Jerry finds out that he is a gifted bootlegger and demands perfection while shooting "Cry, Cry, again". Kramer tells Elaine she can't dance. She then videotapes herself dancing over the bootleg of "Cry, Cry, Again". Elaine apologizes over the phone to George calling him a "good seed". He tries to win back Anna's affection by pretending to be a bootlegger. George is arrested and has to be picked up by his father. While picking up Anna from the police station, Elaine and Frank Costanza throw fists. Written by
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According to Julia Louis-Dreyfus
, the key to the comedy in her dancing was to look as ridiculous as possible while keeping her face full of confidence and thorough enjoyment. It was important to her to look like a fool but also be funny. In this sense, in spite of the fact that she was deliberately dancing poorly, she was going for a feeling of humiliation, as she wanted people to laugh at her more than with her. See more
The taxi cab that Elaine gets into after confronting George about Anna has "NYC Cab" on the door but California license plates on the bumper. See more
[after Kramer informs her that her dancing is terrible
Jerry, so I stink?
All right! You're beyond stink!
But I really enjoy dancing.
And that's not helping either.
Performed by Earth Wind & Fire See more