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Roll Bounce (2005)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Music | 23 September 2005 (USA)
1970s roller-skate jams fuel this coming-of-age comedy, as X and his friends, who rule their local rink, are shocked when their home base goes out of business. Heading over to the ... See full summary »

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1970s roller-skate jams fuel this coming-of-age comedy, as X and his friends, who rule their local rink, are shocked when their home base goes out of business. Heading over to the Sweetwater Roller Rink, they find their modest talents are, at first, no competition for their trick skaters and pretty girls who follow their every move. Written by IMDb Editors

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Comedy | Drama | Music | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for language and some crude humor | See all certifications »

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23 September 2005 (USA)  »

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A Febre dos Patins  »

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$7,570,366 (USA) (23 September 2005)

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$17,378,977 (USA) (30 December 2005)
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Trivia

Meagan Good and Jurnee Smollet also starred together in Eve's Bayou (1997). See more »

Goofs

When Curtis gives X his new pair of skates, the packaging says "Sure Grip." When he opens it, the Riedell Orange "R" symbol is on heel. The skate is a modern Riedell model, not one produced in the 1970s. See more »

Quotes

Tori: Sweetness, you so fine!
Junior: Yes, you are!
Boo: Junior!
Junior: Shh! I'm talking to Tootsie!
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References Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (1972) See more »

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I Wanna Know Your Name
Written by Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff
Performed by Keith Sweat
Courtesy of Sanctuary Urban Records
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A nice 90+ minutes of fresh air
25 September 2005 | by (Las Cruces, New Mexico) – See all my reviews

I thought this was a nice escape to very busy Saturday. It wasn't great but I was entertained. It took me back to my childhood. I enjoyed the movie more when they were away from the skating rink though. That could have been the whole movie. I really hate ignorant people that rate movies without even seeing them. All those people on here voting and gave the movie a 1 rating are just trying to bring the numbers for this film down. It doesn't deserve that. And I wish people on IMDb that vote like that would grow the hell up. So if you are one of those people that vote before they see film. Go play with yourself instead. And this goes to the people that give films the 10 ratings without seeing the film. Let's be as accurate as we can people and keep this the best internet site, or source period, for films.


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