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Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo (1984)

A developer tries to bulldoze a community recreation center. The local breakdancers try to stop it.

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Cast

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Ozone (as Adolfo 'Shabba-Doo' Quinones)
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Turbo (as Michael 'Boogaloo Shrimp' Chambers)
Susie Coelho ...
Rhonda (as Susie Bono)
Harry Caesar ...
Byron
Jo de Winter ...
Mrs. Bennett (as Jo De Winter)
John Christy Ewing ...
Mr. Bennett
Steve Notario ...
Strobe / Electro-Rockers Dancer (as Steve 'Sugarfoot' Notario)
Sabrina García ...
Lucia
Lu Leonard ...
Head Nurse
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Randall
Peter MacLean ...
Mr. Douglas
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Stanley
Sandy Lipton ...
Mrs. Snyder
William Cort ...
Howard Howard
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A developer tries to bulldoze a community recreation center. The local breakdancers try to stop it.

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Believe in the beat that's on the street, it's hoppin' and poppin', they're breakin' and lockin'. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Musical

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PG | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

21 December 1984 (USA)  »

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Breakin' 2 is Electric Boogaloo  »

Box Office

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$6,800,000 (USA)
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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The film is more colorful than the first film, which was more urban and gritty. Alfredo Quinones regrets being in the film for that reason. See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Turbo dances all around the room, there is a hole in the ceiling (close to the skylight) through which one can see the movement as they spin the room around to create the illusion. See more »

Quotes

Rhonda: I want you to stay away from that girl!
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Connections

Referenced in Ching fung dik sau (1985) See more »

Soundtracks

I Believe in the Beat
Performed by Carol Lynn Townes
Written by Layng Martine
Rhythm Arrangements by Ollie E. Brown and
Sylvester Rivers (as Sylvester L. Rivers)
Produced by Ollie E. Brown for Brown Sugar Productions
Dedicated to the memory of Irwin Schuster
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Off The Heazy!!
9 September 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Let's get one thing straight......If you haven't lived the Hip-Hop lifestyle, you cannot properly judge this movie in ANY negative manner. I was a teenager in the mid 80's and danced (electric boogie) in the streets and roller rinks of NY for 4+ years. I went to LA when I was 16 and battled other dancers on Venice Beach, which was the MECCA of electric boogie street dancers.

This movie was the best of it's kind!! Michael "Boogaloo Shrimp" Chambers was arguably the best in the craft and shined in both this movie and it's predecessor. Don't view this movie looking for a wealth of incredible acting, but do watch it for some amazing street dancing and a very likeable cast with a good storyline. I LOVED this movie and still do. Every time I see it, I'm transported from my office back to my carefree teenage years, where my biggest problems were what to wear when dancing and what music I was going to boogie to!

I'm popping and throwing waves as I write............


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