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Stick It (2006)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Sport | 28 April 2006 (USA)
After a run-in with the law, Haley Graham (Missy Peregrym) is forced to return to the world from which she fled some years ago. Enrolled in an elite gymnastics program run by the legendary Burt Vickerman (Jeff Bridges), Haley's rebellious attitude gives way to something that just might be called team spirit.

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Haley Graham is a former gymnast-turned-juvenile delinquent who, after one too many run-ins with the law, is forced to enroll at an elite gymnastics academy, the VGA in Houston, Texas which is run by the legendary Olympic gymnast Burt Vickerman. But the rebellious Haley is not welcomed into the academy by the other teenage gymnasts who despise her for walking out on her Junior Olympic team years earlier during a competition which cost them the gold medal. But Haley is not a docile person either and makes every effort to provoke conflicts with the other girls. Vickerman takes it upon himself to coach Haley in his own way to make her regain her self respect for the VGA's coming spot on the Gymnastic Nationals. Written by Anonymous

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The world of competitive gymnastics is about to be turned on its head. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Sport

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Rated PG-13 for some crude remarks | See all certifications »

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$10,803,610 (USA) (28 April 2006)

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$26,870,825 (USA) (21 July 2006)
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One of the gymnasts asks "Who died and named you Nadia?" This is a reference to gymnast Nadia Comaneci who later appears as herself in the film. See more »

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When Burt Vickerman bounces of the trampoline after attempting a full and asks for 911 to be called, he is driven away in a vehicle marked with the words "Harris Co. Fire Department." Some believe this indicates that he was driven away in a fire truck. However, many fire departments have paramedics on staff and own ambulances that go out on emergency calls. Looking at the back of the truck, it is clear that it is the boxy shape of the back of an ambulance, not the shape of a fire engine. See more »

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Burt Vickerman: Haley?
[Haley misses her Gienger and falls]
Burt Vickerman: Ouch.
[Referring to Frank and Poot]
Burt Vickerman: These yours?
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References Rambo III (1988) See more »

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Fire Fire
Written by Matt Goias, Keith Grady, Brooke Lugo, Keisha Whichard, Clifford Smith
Performed by Fannypack featuring Mr. Vegas
Courtesy of Tommy Boy Entertainment
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A Fascinating, Human Look at Female Gymnastics
14 May 2006 | by (utah) – See all my reviews

Stick It hits a solid landing in the narrative-driven, juvenile female drama of gymnastics with a nice unusual twist with a message. This gymnastics movie has more interesting behind the scenes looks at this sport bringing both educational and entertainment value not typically experienced in sports movies. The acting is good, the comic value fun, the drama decent. This is good summer, female movie with sensitivity and improves on its predecessors like The Cutting Edge. While not a serious drama, this family movie brings with it a nice balance of family values, rebellious teen coming of age movie, and light humor that maintains an edge. Eight out of Ten Stars.


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