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Fast Forward (1985)

Eight young people from Ohio who are dancers, come to New York, to compete in a major talent competition. But when they get there, they learn that they have to wait some time before they ... See full summary »

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John Scott Clough ...
Matt Sherman
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Michael Stafford
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June Wolsky
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Meryl Stanton
Cindy McGee ...
Francine Hackett
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Valerie Thompson (as Gretchen F. Palmer)
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Rita Diaz
Debra Varnado ...
Debbie Hughes
Noel Conlon ...
Mr. Stanton
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Susan Granger
Irene Worth ...
Ida Sabol
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Clem Friedkin
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Caesar Lopez
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Mrs. Gilroy
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Mr. Sabol
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Eight young people from Ohio who are dancers, come to New York, to compete in a major talent competition. But when they get there, they learn that they have to wait some time before they take part in it. So they try to do their best to survive in the Big Apple before competition, and get some lessons about the real World. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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WHEN YOU'VE GOT ONE SHOT AT THE TOP YOU'VE GOT TO MOVE.

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Drama | Musical

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15 February 1985 (USA)  »

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A marcha forzada  »

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Trivia

The picture was nominated for Worst Picture at the Hastings Bad Cinema Society's 8th Stinkers Bad Movie Awards in 1985. See more »

Quotes

Matt Sherman: A moment on the lips, a lifetime on the hips.
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Connections

References Ghostbusters (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

Do You Want It Right Now
Written by China Burton and Nick Straker
Produced and Mixed by Jellybean Benítez (as John 'Jellybean' Benitez) for Jellybean Productions,
Inc.
Performed by Siedah Garrett
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I loved this movie
25 November 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I watched this movie over and over and over when I was a kid. I wish I could still find it somewhere today. It's not for sale on Amazon, Netflix doesn't have it.

I loved the story and the music. But that was more than 20 years ago now, so I don't know what I think of it as an adult.

In all honesty, I might hate it now. But as a child, I loved trying to copy the dance moves. I thought Erin Gray was in this, but I don't see her on the cast list. If anyone knows where I can find this or has a copy to sell, please let me know. I highly recommend it if you can find it anywhere.


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