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Stomp the Yard (2007)

 -  Drama | Music | Romance  -  12 January 2007 (USA)
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After the death of his brother, An expert street dancer goes to Georgia to attend Truth University. But his efforts to get an education and woo the girl he likes are sidelined when he joins... See full summary »

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DJ
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Grant (as Darrin Henson)
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Sylvester
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Zeke
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Dr. Palmer
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After the death of his brother, An expert street dancer goes to Georgia to attend Truth University. But his efforts to get an education and woo the girl he likes are sidelined when he joins in his fraternity's effort to win a step dancing competition. Written by Somone.

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A kid from the streets. A team with some heat. See more »

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Drama | Music | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for a scene of violence, some sexual material and language | See all certifications »

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12 January 2007 (USA)  »

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Step Show  »

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$14,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£191,716 (UK) (16 March 2007)

Gross:

£353,695 (UK) (23 March 2007)
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Trivia

During filming and practices they actually kept both "fraternities" (Mu Gamma and Theta Nu) apart at all times so the routines would be a secret and so the actors could develop a strong sense of competition. See more »

Goofs

In the practice scene after the Sunday Dinner, DJ's shirt goes from sweaty to soaked in the first and second shots of the scene and back to just sweaty by the end of the practice scene. See more »

Quotes

Rich Brown: Can I ask a stupid question?
Sylvester: Better than anyone I know
Rich Brown: I just wanted to know why we're steppin in an empty pool.
Sylvester: Well, it was so we could keep our moves a secret.But who would want them?
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Referenced in The Tyra Banks Show: Episode dated 11 January 2007 (2007) See more »

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Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See
Written by Busta Rhymes (as Trevor Smith), Darrol Durant, Roger Munroe, Jimmy Seals
Published by Tziah Music/Warner Tamarlane, Sony/ATV Acuff Rose Music (BMI), Alshamighty Music,
Big Baller Music
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No Masterpiece but entertaining!
29 May 2007 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I know. The idea is not really original, but yet i have to admit the characters and the acting is not bad. The moves are pretty good, too. What i really did not like was the plot points. Everything was so obvious. Especially in the end. I knew exactly what was going to happen. Yet a gread show

I actually enjoyed the leading actor very much.

I've seen Street Style and Step up. Whereby i think Stomp the Yard cannot keep up with Step up, it is definitely betther than Street Style.

  • 2 stars because it is not a genuine idea - 1 star because the plot


points a very easy to foresee - 1 Star for bad dialogue sometimes

... which leaves 6 out of 10 for an enjoyable movie. If you like the genre, go see it.


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