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Stick It (2006)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Sport | 28 April 2006 (USA)
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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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Officer Ferguson


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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Sometimes, the best way to get in the game is to throw out the rules. See more »


Comedy | Drama | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

28 April 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pisando firme  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

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


$26,870,825 (USA) (21 July 2006)

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1.85 : 1
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Wei Wei shouldn't have won the in-house competition, because she didn't stick her vault or beam dismounts, nor did she stick her pass shown on floor. See more »


Haley Graham: [V.O. She's running from the police] This isn't the first time I've made out with law enforcement. We've kinda had this ongoing flirtation. We've been on some dates. You know, broken up, got back together. But honestly, until now, I haven't been ready for anything steady.
Officer Ferguson: [Over the speaker] You're pushing it, Haley.
Haley Graham: But you know, people change. And I felt like maybe I was ready for a more serious courtship.
[Scene changes to Haley in front of a judge]
Haley Graham: Meet the court.
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This Film Had HEART
29 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was a wonderful film with lots of heart. The other people in the audience that I saw it with clapped at the end just like I did. How many films are there about the world of gymnastics? It was original, and the kids were a lot of fun. The writer-director also wrote BRING IT ON, another wonderful film, tighter script -but not as much heart.

The cast was good; the lead can act and her two guy buddies played it well. Jeff Bridges is always fun. I suppose if I had to make one criticism it would be that the first half moved a little slow and some of the camera work was uneven: focus was soft in places, and sometimes the composition was neither here nor there. But I recommend this film.

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