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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 overview, first billed only:
Ozone (as Adolfo 'Shabba-Doo' Quinones)
Turbo (as Michael 'Boogaloo Shrimp' Chambers)
Susie Coelho ...
Rhonda (as Susie Bono)
Harry Caesar ...
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 ...
Lu Leonard ...
Head Nurse
Peter MacLean ...
Mr. Douglas
Herb Mitchell ...
Sandy Lipton ...
Mrs. Snyder
William Cort ...
Howard Howard


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 »


Comedy | Drama | Musical


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Release Date:

21 December 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Breakin' 2 is Electric Boogaloo  »

Box Office


$6,800,000 (USA)

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1.37 : 1
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This sequel was green-lit and rushed into production less than a year after the original film. See more »


When Turbo is asks Kelly about the girl he likes in the park, his hand instantly changes from being on his hip to being up to his chest in the following shot. See more »


Turbo: Man, I am hungry, gimme some food!
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Performed by Ollie & Jerry
Written by Ollie E. Brown, Jerry Knight, Attala Z. Giles
Produced and Arranged by Ollie E. Brown for Brown Sugar Productions
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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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