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Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo (1984)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Musical  |  21 December 1984 (USA)
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A developer tries to bulldoze a community recreation center. The local breakdancers try to stop it.

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Turbo (as Michael 'Boogaloo Shrimp' Chambers)
Susie Coelho ...
Rhonda (as Susie Bono)
Harry Caesar ...
Byron
Jo De Winter ...
Mrs. Bennett
John Christy Ewing ...
Mr. Bennett
Steve Notario ...
Strobe / Electro-Rockers Dancer (as Steve 'Sugarfoot' Notario)
Sabrina García ...
Lucia
Lu Leonard ...
Head Nurse
Ken Olfson ...
Randall
Peter MacLean ...
Mr. Douglas
Herb Mitchell ...
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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If you can't beat the system...break it! See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Musical

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21 December 1984 (USA)  »

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Breakin' 2 is Electric Boogaloo  »

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$6,800,000 (USA)
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Christopher McDonald was offered the chance to reprise his role of James from Breakin' (1984) but he turned it down. See more »

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3 December 2004 | by (Kerrville, TX) – See all my reviews

First of all....there was no such thing as GOOD ACTING in the 80's. EVERYTHING was cheesy as all hell. Second, the movie wasn't about the acting, but about the dancing. Using it to express your emotions and differences in a positive way. Anybody who saw the movie for the acting is retarded! What did you expect? A drama? I happen to like both movies. I think these people are talented dancers and that both movies send a positive message out to people. Only narrow minded people judge a film by the acting. What's the message the film is trying to convey? Did the message come across? If so, then the film is a success. Therefore, keep the negative comments to yourselves!


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