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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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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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Singer Chris Brown's film debut. See more »

Goofs

When you see the flashback with DJ and his brother walking along the railroad there are two different angles shown. In one of them the sun has almost set, in the other one the sun is still clearly over the horizon. 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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Sex Love and Money
Written by Mos Def (as Dante Smith) & Warryn Campbell
Performed by Mos Def
Published by Medina Sounds Music/EMI Blackwood (BMI), Wet Ink Red Music/EMI April Music (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Geffen Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Undeserving of its rating.
28 November 2007 | by (Pennsylvania) – See all my reviews

I'm often baffled at the ratings that some of the movies end up with out here. This movie is far better than a 3+. Unfortunately, I didn't catch the very beginning, but what I did see was entertaining and well-acted, just what one would usually expect from a film of any sort. Sure, the story's been told, as most stories have, but they all have something a little unique to offer. The dance sequences weren't necessarily awe-inspiring, but they also weren't drawn out so long as to bore you. All in all, I enjoyed this picture. My perspective comes from that of a middle-aged white guy, so it might be quite different from yours.


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