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Dancehall Queen (1997)

 -  Drama  -  10 October 1997 (USA)
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A single street vendor disguises herself for a dance contest, and pits her enemies against each other.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Audrey Reid ...
Marcia
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Priest
Carl Davis ...
Larry
Mark Danvers ...
Junior
Cherine Anderson ...
Tanya
Pauline Stone Myrie ...
Ms. Gordon
Patrice Harrison ...
Olivine
Anika Grason ...
Tasha
Donald Thompson ...
Sonny
Henry Brown
Carl Bradshaw ...
Police officer #1
Michael London ...
Police officer #2
Beenie Man ...
Himself
Lady Saw ...
Herself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Dorothy
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Storyline

A single street vendor disguises herself for a dance contest, and pits her enemies against each other.

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Drama

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10 October 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Cinderela da Jamaica  »

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Box Office

Budget:

JMD 35,390,673 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$40,627 (USA) (10 October 1997)

Gross:

$162,723 (USA) (31 October 1997)
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Quotes

[in Jamaican accent]
[after killing Sonny]
Priest: Walk and live. Talk and bumbaclaat dead.
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Connections

Referenced in The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #2.2 (1997) See more »

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Exciting film
31 December 2002 | by (Trinidad) – See all my reviews

This movie is about a street vendor who enters a dance contest. I loved this movie. Most people might not understand what they were saying but it was not about that. Once you followed the plot, you were sure not to be misled. I saw this about 16 times on video. I am a Caribbean native and I really enjoyed it. The dancing made me learn a few things and the sound-track was of the hook! As for the characters, the street vendor, Marcia, she was very funny! The daughters, Tasha and Tanya, cool. Larry and Priest were your typical villains! The story was smooth-flowing as well. My reason for watching it over and over was to see the dancing which was very good and to hear the same jokes over and over again. 9/10


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