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Director:
Writer (WGA):
Jessica Bendinger (written by)
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Release Date:
25 August 2000 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Her parents don't get it. Her boyfriend says forget it. The friends who voted her in now regret it. But does she got game? Bet on it. See more »
Plot:
A champion high school cheerleading squad discovers its previous captain stole all their best routines from an inner-city school and must scramble to compete at this year's championships. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
2 wins & 7 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Quite enjoyable See more (384 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Kirsten Dunst ... Torrance Shipman

Eliza Dushku ... Missy Pantone

Jesse Bradford ... Cliff Pantone

Gabrielle Union ... Isis

Clare Kramer ... Courtney

Nicole Bilderback ... Whitney

Tsianina Joelson ... Darcy

Rini Bell ... Kasey

Nathan West ... Jan

Huntley Ritter ... Les
Shamari Fears ... Lava

Natina Reed ... Jenelope
Brandi Williams ... Lafred

Richard Hillman ... Aaron

Lindsay Sloane ... Big Red

Bianca Kajlich ... Carver

Holmes Osborne ... Bruce Shipman

Sherry Hursey ... Christine Shipman

Cody McMains ... Justin Shipman

Ian Roberts ... Sparky Polastri

David E. Taylor ... Toros Tight End (as David Edwards)
Ashley Howard ... Toros Quarterback
Nikole Lee Amateau ... New Pope Cheerleader #1

Clementine Ford ... New Pope Cheerleader #2
Grant Thompson ... Costa Mesa Quarterback

Leonard Clifton ... Costa Mesa Linebacker
Marie Cole ... Argumentative Girl (as Marie Wise)

Dru Mouser ... Been-Crying-For-Hours Girl
Tracy Pacheco ... Rappin' White Girl
Alicia Michelle Sassano ... Be Aggressive Girl
Natasha Soll ... Start-Over Girl
Ryan Drummond ... Theatre Boy
Paullin Wolfe ... Tiny Tot Cheerleader

David E. Willis ... Emcee #1

Beth LaMure ... Emcee #2

Anne Fletcher ... Event Coordinator
Doug Waldo ... UCA Official
Annie Hinton ... High-Strung Mom
Louise Gallagher ... Class Monitor
Edmond Clay ... Football Announcer

Daniella Kuhn ... T.V. Reporter

Aloma Wright ... Pauletta
Paul Bloom ... T.V. Commentator
Melanie Atmadja ... Jamie

Peyton Reed ... Mime (as Silencio Por Favor)

Jodi Harris ... Cheer Coach

Nectar Rose ... Nervous Cheerleader

Hilary Angelo ... Toothless Cheerleader (as Hilary Salvatore)
Elizabeth Johnson ... Confident Cheerleader

Riley Smith ... Guy Cheerleader
Carla Mackauf ... Aaron's Lover
Anna Lisa Mendiola ... Clover Cheerleader
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Greg Benoit ... High School Student (uncredited)
Conor Dean Smith ... Billy Canton (uncredited)
Alex Ferguson ... Photographer (uncredited)

Ruby Gonzalez ... Student (uncredited)

Lisel M. Gorell ... New Pope Cheerleader (uncredited)

Brandon Henschel ... Ballet Boy (uncredited)
James Huffman ... Student (uncredited)

Kenyetta Lethridge ... Clover Cheerleader (uncredited)

Rob Marrocco Jr. ... New Pope Cheerleader (uncredited)

Michael McCafferty ... Pervy Earth Science Teacher (uncredited)

Directed by
Peyton Reed 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Jessica Bendinger (written by)

Produced by
Marc Abraham .... producer
Jessica Bendinger .... co-producer
Armyan Bernstein .... executive producer
Thomas A. Bliss .... producer
Paddy Cullen .... executive producer
Caitlin Scanlon .... executive producer
Patricia Wolff .... co-producer
Max Wong .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Christophe Beck 
 
Cinematography by
Shawn Maurer 
 
Film Editing by
Larry Bock 
 
Casting by
Joseph Middleton 
 
Production Design by
Sharon Lomofsky 
 
Art Direction by
Timothy Whidbee 
 
Set Decoration by
Jill McGraw 
 
Costume Design by
Mary Jane Fort 
 
Makeup Department
Ramses Azzab III .... hair stylist
Danielle Cunningham .... makeup artist
Tony Gardner .... special makeup designer
Dami Hamilton .... assistant makeup artist
Everett Jackson .... hair stylist
Selina Jayne .... makeup department head
Taurus Jerome .... makeup artist
Paula Le Mieux .... assistant makeup artist
Paula Le Mieux .... makeup artist
Cindy Miguens .... hair stylist
Emjay Olson .... hair department head
Carol Romano .... makeup artist
Sandra Schneider .... additional makeup artist
Jo-Anne Smith-Ojeil .... makeup artist: Ms. Dunst (as Jo-Anne Smith)
Anthony D. Castillo .... assistant makeup artist (uncredited)
Michael Mosher .... additional hair stylist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Brad Arensman .... post-production supervisor
Paddy Cullen .... unit production manager
Alexandra E. Perce .... assistant unit production manager (as Alexandra Perce)
Nancy Rae Stone .... executive in charge of production
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Todd Amateau .... first assistant director
Jennifer Anderson .... second assistant director
Handel Whitmore .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Robb Abramson .... on-set dresser
Brad Beidler .... swing gang
Bill Brownell .... graphics
Charlie Brownell .... lead man (as Charles Brownell)
David Brownell .... set dresser
Tim Burton .... carpenter
Eric Conger .... assistant property master (as Eric A. Conger)
William Detweiler .... assistant art director
Catherine A. Frazier .... scenic artist
Thomas Kascade .... set dresser
Brenton L. Lane .... property master (as Brenton Lane)
Christopher Marsteller .... set dresser (as Christopher L. Marsteller)
Richard N. McGuire .... construction foreman (as Richard McGuire)
Charles Monroe .... painter
Robert Naefke .... set dresser
Leah K. Nellman .... additional props
Brandon O'Brien .... art production assistant
Michael Poolman .... carpenter
Diego Sanchez .... set dresser
Ilya Seperich .... additional props
Glen Marc Shearer .... set dresser
Robert A. Sturtevant .... construction coordinator
Craig Waller .... carpenter
Bryan S. Wheeler .... foreman scenic artist
Jacob Whitmore .... additional props
Gary Wimmer .... lead scenic artist (as Gary W. Wimmer)
Peter Clines .... property assistant (uncredited)
Kenneth Heimer .... carpenter (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Patrick Beatty .... sound production assistant
Angela Black .... sound production assistant
Robert Trevor Black .... production sound mixer
Lance Brown .... additional sound re-recording mixer
Benjamin L. Cook .... foley mixer (as Benjamin Cook)
Louis Creveling .... dialogue editor
Jed M. Dodge .... adr supervisor
Matt Dubin .... digital transfer engineer
David Lee Fein .... foley artist
Marc Fishman .... additional sound re-recording mixer (as Marc David Fishman)
Alan Freedman .... adr mixer
Cormac Funge .... supervising sound editor
Robert Getty .... adr editor
Robert Getty .... dialogue editor
David Grant .... dialogue editor
Kevin Hamilton .... adr editor
Michael Hertlein .... dialogue editor
Chato Hill .... assistant sound editor
Thomas Jones .... dialogue supervisor (as Thomas Jones III)
Craig Jurkiewicz .... foley editor
Michael Kamper .... sound effects editor
Andy Koyama .... re-recording mixer
Derek Marcil .... sound re-recording mixer: pre-dubs
Diane Marshall .... foley artist (as S. Diane Marshall)
Quinton Nixon .... sound recording engineer
David Pattee .... boom operator (as David Ausin Pattee)
Philip Rogers .... sound recordist (as Phillip Rogers)
Steve Scoville .... dialogue editor
Anne Slack .... sound editor
Anne Slack .... sound effects editor
Lucy Sustar .... foley mixer
Johanna Turner .... digital transfer engineer
Jonathan Wales .... re-recording mixer
Aaron D. Weisblatt .... sound effects editor (as Aaron Weisblatt)
Mark Choi .... sound effects editor (uncredited)
Joe DeAngelis .... sound recordist (uncredited)
Kevin Maloney .... additional boom operator (uncredited)
Dean St. John .... adr mixer (uncredited)
Johanna Turner .... transfer engineer (uncredited)
 
Visual Effects by
John Teska .... visual effects supervisor
Robert Beebe .... optical printer operator: Title House Digital (uncredited)
Christopher Dusendschon .... in-show optical process and effects compositor: THDX (uncredited)
Christopher Dusendschon .... optical element Hazeltine colorist: THDX (uncredited)
Steven Emmert .... optical compositor: THDX (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Lindsay Dann .... flying double
Courtney Farnsworth .... utility stunts
Mark Henry .... stunts: football
Brett A. Jones .... stunts
Heather Epper Murray .... stunt performer (as Heather Murray Epper)
Grant Waters .... stunt player
Nancy Young .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Nick Berry .... lighting technician
Carlos Boiles .... grip
Kenneth Cooper .... lighting technician (as Ken Cooper)
Richard Crow .... steadicam operator
Richard W. Davis .... Steadicam operator (as Richard Davis)
JT Diaz .... b cam dolly grip
Kenny Doll .... grip
Greg Flores .... grip
Marcus 'Roo' Flower .... key grip
Houman Forough .... camera operator: "b" camera (as Houman Farough)
Jack Garrett .... camera operator
Mark Gilliam .... grip
Brad Gilson .... camera intern
Britta Gustafsson .... film loader (as Britta Gustafson)
Brian Hatfield .... grip
Jeff Heck .... grip
Ken Jacques .... still photographer
Brian Lay .... lighting technician
Michael Logan .... electrician
Michael Lohmann .... first assistant camera (as Michael R. Lohmann)
Paul J. Lohmann .... assistant camera
Robert L. Mant .... film loader
Warren Moore .... lighting technician
Steven Nellman .... lighting technician
Robert Ogden .... best boy electric
Christopher Olson .... video playback operator
Brett Peters .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Alan M. Rowe .... gaffer
Jimi Ryan .... dolly grip
Adam Sipkowski .... best boy grip
Rob Smejkal .... grip
Dan Smith .... second assistant camera
Greg Wilson .... best boy electric
Christopher Goss .... first assistant camera (uncredited)
Jodie Jones .... electrician (uncredited)
George Sugar .... set electrician (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Dena Berman .... casting assistant
Niki Boyle .... extras casting assistant
Mary Burt .... extras casting assistant
Terri Douglas .... adr voice casting
Shannon Hahne .... extras casting assistant
Kiki Holzen .... extras casting assistant
Melinda M. Lintner .... extras casting
Michelle Morris .... casting associate
Jenny Scott .... extras casting assistant
Richard Whobrey .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Tonya Barrett .... set costumer (as Tonya B. Barrett)
Nicole Capasso .... costume supervisor
Jim Hansen .... costumer
Sherrie Jordan .... set costumer
Mem MacAfee .... costumer (as Mem Macafee)
Pippi Robben .... assistant costume designer
Kate Samhat .... key set costumer (as Katherine Swartz)
Anna Andolsek .... costumer (uncredited)
Meredith Korn .... costumer (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Erik C. Andersen .... additional editor
Rick J. Brown .... colorist: dailies (as Rick Brown)
Christine Cholvin .... second assistant editor
Frank Cuomo .... post-production coordinator
Mato .... color timer
Lawrence Mischel .... negative cutter
John Woo .... apprentice editor
J. Brolin .... post-production runner (uncredited)
Michael Toll .... telecine operator (uncredited)
 
Location Management
Jason Dufner .... location production assistant
Lisa S. Rothmuller .... location manager
David M. Wermus .... assistant location manager (as David Wermus)
Golden Swenson .... location scout (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Christophe Beck .... score producer
Fernand Bos .... musician
Fernand Bos .... supervising music editor
William Boston .... orchestrator (as William A. Boston)
Mark Bryan .... additional cheer music mixer
Billy Gottlieb .... music supervisor
Tim Isle .... assistant music editor
Ernest Lee .... music preparation
G. Marq Roswell .... music consultant
David Sabee .... orchestra contractor
Seattlemusic .... musician: score
Casey Stone .... music scoring mixer
 
Transportation Department
J. Adam Bogle .... driver
Garfield E. Burke .... driver
Danny Coughlin .... driver
Brian Crispin .... driver
Nathaniel Dawson .... driver
Nik Edgerton .... driver
Dan Gearhart .... transportation coordinator
Rigoberto Gonzalez .... driver
Troy Gould .... driver
Nils Hansen .... transportation captain
Donald Judd .... driver
Lee Lavery .... driver
Charlie McManis .... driver
David Millstein .... driver (as Dave Millstein)
Spencer Nesbit .... driver
Robert Platt .... driver (as Robert P. Platt)
Jason Rechner .... driver
John Rowe .... driver
 
Other crew
Stacy Adair .... stand-in
Kitty Adkins .... set medic
Mark Barclay .... assistant: Thomas A. Bliss
Cecilia Cardwell .... studio teacher
Allison Chesher .... publicist
Linda Corley .... craft service
Otto Corley .... craft service
Felicia Craggs .... second assistant accountant
Lindsey Dann .... stand-in
Dennis Davidson .... International public relations
Brent Devarnne .... cheerleading coordinator
Richard Devinki .... production coordinator: Beacon Communications
Fred Fendrich .... hazeltine timer
Nicole Finch .... script supervisor
Anne Fletcher .... choreographer
Javier Gonzalez .... office production assistant
Meher Gourjian .... title designer
Misty Green .... assistant: Mark Abraham (as Misty Green Haaksman)
Johnny Haddad .... set production assistant
Jeannine Hamaoui .... assistant: Caitlin Scanlon
Kevin Harris .... post-production accountant
Jody Hart .... production assistant
Hi-Hat .... creator: "Clovers" routines
Bon Bon Ignacio .... second assistant accountant
Ray Jasper .... choreographer: cheerleading
Arabella Johannes .... assistant: Armyan Bernstein
Mark Kamranfar .... production assistant
Paul Kenney .... first assistant accountant (as Paul Kenny)
Michael Lasker .... assistant: Paddy Cullen
Christie Mattull .... internation public relations: Dennis Davidson Associates
Peter McManus .... production accountant
Rob Mitchell .... controller
Scott Nabb .... set production assistant
Robin Nagle .... stand-in
Anna Notarides .... key set production assistant
Tim O'Hair .... studio executive
Paul Pecoraro .... office production assistant
Cia Rosenberg .... assistant: Peyton Reed
Frederick G. Schroeder .... stand-in (as Rick Schroeder)
Jon Shestack .... production executive (as Jonathan Shestack)
Todd Silver .... assistant: Max Wong
Ross Stasik .... production assistant
Jack Stern .... teacher: Ms. Dunst
Jeff Strief .... office production assistant
Bill Thomas .... assistant production coordinator
Angelo Vacco .... voice actor
Tanya Valentine .... development assistant
Corey Whitney .... set production assistant
Sarah Yang .... production coordinator
Peter Kelley .... dialogue coach: Eliza Dushku (uncredited)
Michalla Petersen .... voice-over artist (uncredited)
Mark Swenson .... assistant production coordinator: additional photography (uncredited)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Cheers!" - Japan (English title)
"Girls United" - Belgium (English title)
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MPAA:
Rated PG-13 for sex-related material and language
Runtime:
98 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
The Advanced Chemistry textbook that Torrance is studying is not a real book at all. The PHD writer is actually the Assistant Propmaster's name. Though not real, the book is credited at the end of the film as an actual book that was cleared for use.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: At the regional competition, during the clover routine, the person Isis is dancing with changes between scenes several times.See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Big Red:I'm sexy, I'm cute, / I'm popular to boot.
Big Red, Whitney, Courtney, Darcy, Carver, Kasey, Torrance Shipman:I'm bitchin', great hair, / The boys all love to stare, / I'm wanted, I'm hot, / I'm everything you're not, / I'm pretty, I'm cool, / I dominate this school, / Who am I? Just guess, / Guys wanna touch my chest, / I'm rockin', I smile, / And many think I'm vile, / I'm flyin', I jump, / You can look but don't you hump, / Whoo / I'm major, I roar, / I swear I'm not a whore, / We cheer and we lead, / We act like we're on speed, / Hate us 'cause we're beautiful, / Well we don't like you either, / We're cheerleaders, / We are cheerleaders. /Roll call...
Big Red:Call me Big Red.
Whitney:I'm W-W-Whitney.
Courtney:C-C-C-C-Courtney.
[Courtney makes cat snarl]
Darcy:Dude, it's Darcy.
Carver:I'm big bad Carver. Yeah!
Kasey:Just call me Kasey!
[...]
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Joni's Promise (2005)See more »
Soundtrack:
Slang Dat BottomSee more »

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42 out of 50 people found the following review useful.
Quite enjoyable, 7 September 2000
Author: Boyo-2

This movie was extremely enjoyable and I recommend it. The characters are not annoying for the most part, and I especially enjoyed seeing new faces Elisa Dushku (Missy) and Jesse Bradford (Cliff). They have screen presence and should be in front of the camera for many years to come, especially Elisa, who is really very beautiful. When you look at her, there's so much there, unlike most actresses whose faces do not say anything. You can tell there is alot going on in her mind just by her face.

The screenplay is intelligent and very funny and aside from a slow stretch or two, I really liked the movie. It is not like "Clueless" or anything else, which of course is a good thing.

One of my favorite scenes is when Cliff and Torrance (Kirsten Dunst) are brushing their teeth. Its probably a throw-away scene and there is no dialogue, but it was really great, for me at least.

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