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Planet B-Boy -- With compelling characters and vibrant dance sequences, PLANET B-BOY is set in the International world of B-boying - the urban dance more commonly known as "breakdancing."
Planet B-Boy -- Jumping continents and crossing cultures, "Planet B-Boy" looks at the history of breakdancing and its vibrant resurgence in urban cultures around the world.


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21 March 2008 (USA) See more »
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Jumping continents and crossing cultures, "Planet B-Boy" looks at the history of breakdancing and its vibrant resurgence in urban cultures around the world. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Mr. Freeze ... Mr. Freeze
Luis Mateo ... Trac2
Skwall ... Himself
Prince Ken Swift ... Ken Swift

Filip Watermann ... Voice actor
Knucklehead Zoo ... Themselves

Directed by
Benson Lee 
Produced by
Thomas Hergenrother .... co-producer
Danny Huang .... executive producer
Benson Lee .... producer
Johnny Lee .... executive producer
Frauke Levin .... associate producer
Amy Lo .... producer
Manahi Taber-Kewene .... associate producer
Alex Valente .... associate producer
Mike Zandlo .... associate producer
Original Music by
Woody Pak (original music by)
Cinematography by
Vasco Nunes 
Film Editing by
Benson Lee 
Jeff Marcello 
Art Direction by
Charlie Campbell 
Production Management
Thibault Dufour .... production manager
Geoffrey Greer .... post-production manager
Kellie Hotema .... production manager
Nari Eunice Kim .... production manager (as Nari Kim)
Jeff Marcello .... post-production supervisor
Kozo Okumura .... production manager
Dae Gyun Sohn .... production manager (as Xris Sohn)
Art Department
Taylor Vaughan .... props
Sound Department
Paul Bercovitch .... sound mixer
Paul Bercovitch .... sound re-recording mixer
Force Theory .... sound designer
Michael Furjanic .... supervising sound editor
James Nichols .... sound consultant: Dolby
Tony Volante .... sound re-recording mixer
Visual Effects by
Nika Offenbac .... visual effects artist
Devan Simunovich .... visual effects artist
Camera and Electrical Department
Christo Bakalov .... additional photography
Gregor Grieshaber .... first assistant camera
Benson Lee .... additional photography
Benson Lee .... still photographer
Jae Hyuk Lee .... additional photography
Vasco Nunes .... still photographer
Hiroo Takaoka .... additional photography
Arthur Yee .... additional cinematography
Mike Zandlo .... additional photography (as Michael Zandlo)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sarah Monfort .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
Cameron Arguelles .... positive assembler
Maya Bakshani .... post-production intern
Andrew Becker .... associate editor
Stephanie A. Bello .... post-production intern
Jeff Bistrong .... post-production intern
Joe Carroll .... assistant editor
Sabrina Chemloul .... associate editor
Sabrina Chemloul .... editorial translator
Calvin Choi .... associate editor
Chi Yoon Chung .... associate editor (as Chi-Yoon Chung)
Sophia Coaxum .... second assistant editor
Meghan Devine .... associate editor
Aziza Elkhati .... post-production intern
William J. Holden .... second assistant editor
Maria Juranic .... second assistant editor (as Maria Juranovic)
Christina Kim .... editorial translator
Silvia Kim .... post-production intern
Eugene Kolb .... post-production intern
Elisa Y. Lee .... second assistant editor
Michael Lindo .... post-production intern
George Manolo .... post-production intern
David Panfili .... assistant editor
Jane Tolmachyov .... color correction
So Young Yoo .... second assistant editor
Hyun-Joon Yoon .... assistant editor
Christin Yu .... post-production intern
Jesse Zakarin .... post-production intern
Mike Zandlo .... co-editor (as Michael Zandlo)
Music Department
Jim Black .... music supervisor
Willard Dyson .... musician: drums
G.I. Joe .... musician
Ilya Eli Lishinsky .... music recording engineer
Mowg .... composer: additional music
Mowg .... musician
Hutson Rapier .... music editor
Hutson Rapier .... music mixer
Other crew
Nanae Abe .... translator
Sam Young An .... subtitler
Shinobu Azuma .... translator
Yumi Bae .... production assistant
Sabrina Chemloul .... transcriber
Helen Cho .... translator
Jenn Chung .... translator
Marie-Pierre Cravedi .... translator
Nina Diedrich .... production assistant
Aaron Dunsay .... subtitler
Jillian Elizabeth .... archival researcher (as Jillian E. O'Connor)
Molly M. Fowler .... story consultant
Yasmine Ghoraschi .... production assistant
Jin Gwon .... transcriber
Randy Havens .... translator
Masaaki Hidaka .... translator
Brian Hulse .... production assistant
Jason Huynh .... transcriber (as Jason Hyunh)
Miyako Inoue-Herrera .... translator
Timothy Kang .... translator
Mitsumi Kawamura .... translator
Sung-Un Kim .... transcriber
Gloria Lee .... translator
Sanghyun Lee .... transcriber
David Magdael .... publicist
Hideyuki Mako .... production assistant
Antoine Manceaux .... transcriber
Emma Mankey Hidem .... transcriber
Yuko Sanaga McHugh .... translator
Amber Minogue .... production assistant
Angela Moon .... transcriber
Mika Mori .... transcriber
Mark Moskowitz .... accountant
Tyler Neuendorffer .... digitizing
Yujin Nomura .... subtitler
Dan O'Meara .... sales representative
David Panfili .... assistant: producer and director
Otto Porrazzo .... insurance broker
German Ramos .... archival photos
Koe Rodriguez .... archival photos
Mel Rosenthal .... archival photos
Yukiko Sato .... translator
Robert L. Seigel .... production legal services
Jamel Shabazz .... archival photos
Nahoko Sugiyama .... translator
Joung Hee Sup .... production assistant
Mari Takeuchi .... subtitler
Sho Tsuchiya .... transcriber
Dan Weaver .... translator
Eduardo Wong .... digitizing
Young S. Yang .... transcriber
Soo-Jin Yun .... transcriber
Anne Stulz .... publicist (uncredited)
Travis Call .... special thanks
Yamiah Kaliz Concepcion .... in memory of
Augustine Covert .... thanks
Blake McKenzie Rapier .... in memory of
Adam Yeremian .... thanks

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USA:95 min
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6 out of 16 people found the following review useful.
Amazing talent and subject hacked apart by awful editing, 4 March 2009
Author: Penwords from Sebastopol, California

This should have been as wonderful as Red Hot Ballroom or nearly as excellent as 8 Mile. BUT, the editor and cameraman couldn't control their egos enough to let the super talented B Boys do their thing. Not once are we allowed to see more than a few seconds of each number -- never a whole performance -- even though one of the three important prizes is awarded for choreography. We are never allowed to see the talent from the audience's point of view -- even though we see the audience reaction way too much. Why can't editors and cameramen understand that dance performances are choreographed to be viewed by an audience, and we do not need nor want the film crew to reinterpret the choreography nor hack up the visual impact and dramatic structure with camera tricks?

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