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Save the Last Dance 2 (2006)

PG-13 | | Drama, Music, Romance | Video 3 August 2007
Sara joins Julliard in New York to fulfill her and her mother's dream of becoming the Prima ballerina of the school. She befriends her roommates, Zoe and Miles, who teach hip-hop classes. ... See full summary »

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Sara
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Miles
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Monique
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Katrina
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Zoe
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Franz
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Candy (as Tracey 'Tre' Armstrong)
Seana McKenna ...
Simone Eldair
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Mixx
Diane Fabian ...
Bella the Pianist
Robert Allan ...
Paul
Matt Watling ...
Marcus
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Shane
Brendan Wall ...
Nigel
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Mr. Stills
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Sara joins Julliard in New York to fulfill her and her mother's dream of becoming the Prima ballerina of the school. She befriends her roommates, Zoe and Miles, who teach hip-hop classes. She has ballet classes with the rigid and famous Monique Delacroix that she idolizes - Monique requires full commitment, discipline and hard work from her students. When Miles, who is a composer, invites Sara to help him compose the music for the dance choreography Sara's passion for hip-hop is sparked and she also falls in love with Miles. When she is assigned to perform Giselle in an important event, she feels divided between the technique of the ballet and the creative work offered by Miles. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The best move... is following your heart.

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Drama | Music | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for some sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »
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3 August 2007 (Japan)  »

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Steppin' Up: Save the Last Dance 2  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Columbus Short (Miles) would go on to star with cast member of the first "Save the Last Dance" Kerry Washington (Chenille) in "Scandal" for 3 seasons. See more »

Quotes

Miles Sultana: Hip-Hop is..."Rap"
Miles Sultana: Hip-Hop is..."Soul"
Miles Sultana: Hip-Hop is..."R&B"
Miles Sultana: Hip-Hop is..."Funk"
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References Sesame Street (1969) See more »

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Watch You Dance
Written by Ne-Yo
Produced by Sauce
Performed by Ne-Yo
Courtesy of Compound/Def Jam Recordings
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Very well done dance movie.
29 October 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I really enjoyed this movie. Most Hollywood dance movies are very poorly done, simply because they rarely cast anyone with the requisite training to make the dancing sequences enjoyable, believable, or even worth watching. Ballet is not something you can pick up in 6 months of intense training. Prior to watching the movie, I looked up the lead actress, and was delighted to find she actually has had classic dance training. That became very clear, watching her dance. The movie does have a few nice plot twists, as far as the relationships of the key characters. I also enjoyed the portrayal of Julliard.

Excellent movie, if you enjoy dance, and, have danced, or been involved with the world of ballet, or modern dance.


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