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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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Harold
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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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Beyond the pride. Beyond the rivalry. Beyond the tradition. 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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Budget:

$14,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£191,716 (UK) (16 March 2007)

Gross:

£353,695 (UK) (23 March 2007)
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Trivia

Singer Chris Brown's film debut. See more »

Goofs

When the top four teams compete, DJ jumps over someone. In the first shot, the guy behind him is just about to land his jump. In the second shot, the guy has just jumped and is still spinning in the air. See more »

Quotes

Sylvester: Payback's a bitch, ain't it?
Zeke: I'll see you at Nationals.
Sylvester: Yes you will.
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Shake
Written by Mr. Collipark (as M. Crooms), D. Roc (as D. Holmes), Kaine (as E. Jackson),
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Performed by Ying Yang Twins featuring Pitbull
Published by Collipark Music/EMI Blackwood, EWC Publishing/EMI Blackwood, Da Crippler Publishing/EMI Blackwood/PHMI Publishing/Marimbero Music/Budde Music,
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Courtesy of TVT Records
Contains a sample of "Din Daa Daa"
Written by George Kranz
Published by My Budde Music, Inc.
Performed by George Kranz
Courtesy of Budde Music Inc.
Pitbull appears courtesy of TVT Records
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No prefacing...the movie was GOOD!
23 November 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Does this movie deserve a 2? No Way. I don't know why people feel the need to preface their voting. Did you like it? Yes. Period. I wasn't expecting a lot and perhaps that's why I had so much fun enjoying the film. I'm an indie filmmaker and sometimes it's a challenge to take off my filmmaker hat and just simply enjoy a movie. I was able to do it with this film. It was exciting, beautiful to watch and I was surprised by the storyline. People who slam a movie because it has a moral to the story or an uplifting theme should check themselves to see if they have too much cynicism running through their veins. As a black man, it was nice to see a film where characters used their wits and intelligence to avoid confrontation or deal with another's blatant disrespect. *****Oh, and the cinematography for this film was CRAZY!!! Great dance sequences, great camera work. It was SICK to the Nth!!!! Solid film to watch!!!


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