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Gotta Kick It Up! (2002)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Drama | Family  -  26 July 2002 (USA)
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A school dance team get a new lease of life thanks to a teacher who lets them in on the secret of Latin rhythms for a big competition.

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Daisy
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Yolanda
Jhoanna Flores ...
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Esmeralda
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Principal Zavala
Erik Alexander Gavica ...
Chuy
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Heather Bartlett
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Ms. Kim
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Alyssa's Mother
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Alyssa's Father
Valente Rodriguez ...
Mr. Reyna
Anita Ortega ...
Mrs. Reyna
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Lynell
Ahmad Stoner ...
Gomez
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Storyline

This was going to be the first year that Marshal Middle School was not going to have a dance team. All that changes when the new Biology teacher, Ms. Bartlett, agrees to be the coach. Now the girls need to prove that they are ready to compete and are able to win; not only to themselves, but to their parents and coach. Using the chant "si, se puede" or "yes, I can" the Dance team builds their confidence to perform. Written by Anonymous

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Yes We Can!

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Comedy | Drama | Family

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This is one of only a few 'based on a true story' movies that the Disney Channel has ever created. See more »

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Esmerelda is wearing a striped shirt in the scene with the music box. In the office, it's a different shirt, yet in the next shot, she's wearing the striped shirt again. See more »

Quotes

Daisy: Mrs. Bartlett says that since she quit she spends every day wondering about what would have happened if she'd stayed. Every day Chuy! I don't want to wonder I want to know!
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Good Movie!
22 September 2002 | by (New Brunswick,Canada) – See all my reviews

It's not the best however if you really love dance I'd recommend it. If you want to watch it because you think its about cheerleading then your picking the wrong movie. The commercial on the family channel showed the girls like a cheerleading squad and dancing with pom poms that's not a cheerleading squad. So I only watched it because I thought it was a cheerleading movie. It wasn't. So I give it a 7 out of 10. My grade is a B+.


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