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High School Musical 2 -- During the summer vacations a talent show is organized in a local country club and Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Ryan, Chad and Taylor take part in it.
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High School Musical 2 -- During the summer vacations a talent show is organized in a local country club and Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Ryan, Chad and Taylor take part in it.
High School Musical 2 -- During the summer vacations a talent show is organized in a local country club and Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Ryan, Chad and Taylor take part in it.
High School Musical 2 -- During the summer vacations a talent show is organized in a local country club and Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Ryan, Chad and Taylor take part in it.

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Release Date:
17 August 2007 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
On August 17th, are you ready for the start of something new? See more »
Plot:
During the summer vacations a talent show is organized in a local country club and Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Ryan, Chad and Taylor take part in it. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 6 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
A good sequel but nothing special! See more (157 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Zac Efron ... Troy Bolton

Vanessa Hudgens ... Gabriella Montez

Ashley Tisdale ... Sharpay Evans

Lucas Grabeel ... Ryan Evans

Corbin Bleu ... Chad Danforth

Monique Coleman ... Taylor McKessie

Bart Johnson ... Jack Bolton

Alyson Reed ... Ms. Darbus

Chris Warren Jr. ... Zeke Baylor

Jessica Tuck ... Mrs. Evans

Robert Curtis Brown ... Vance Evans

Mark L. Taylor ... Mr. Fulton

Ryne Sanborn ... Jason Cross

Olesya Rulin ... Kelsi Nielsen

KayCee Stroh ... Martha Cox

Tanya Chisholm ... Jackie

Miley Cyrus ... Girl at Pool
Kelli Baker ... Lea
McCall Clark ... Emma
Leslie Wing ... Mrs. Bolton (as Leslie Wing Pomeroy)
Jaymz Tuaileva ... Javier / Principal Dancer
Annette Wright ... Mrs. Hoffenfeffer

K. Danor Gerald ... Player

Charan Prabhakar ... Assistant Pro
Dave Fox ... Coach Reynolds

David Nibley ... Man #2 (as Dave Nibley)
Charles Hajek ... Valet
Manly Ortega ... Dog Boi (as Manly 'Little Pickles' Ortega)
Charles Klapow ... Principal Dancer
Bayli Baker ... Principal Dancer

Shawn Carter ... Principal Dancer

Mollee Gray ... Principal Dancer

Shane Harper ... Principal Dancer
David Huff ... Principal Dancer
Kimberly Klapow ... Principal Dancer
Roger Malaga ... Principal Dancer

Jared Murillo ... Principal Dancer

Doug Penikas ... Principal Dancer

Tyne Stecklein ... Principal Dancer
Britt Stewart ... Principal Dancer
Andrew Winston ... Principal Dancer
Sarah K. Aezer ... East High Dancer (as Sarah Kathleen Aezer)
Christian Denice ... East High Dancer
Craig De Rosa ... East High Dancer
Raquel Goodsell ... East High Dancer (as Raquel 'Rocky' Goodsell)

Allison Holker ... East High Dancer
Thayne Jasperson ... East High Dancer
Michelle Parker ... East High Dancer
Safari Natalia Sorenson ... East High Dancer
Hefa Leone Tuita ... East High Dancer
Lisa Whittaker ... East High Dancer
Danny Axley ... Baseball Dancer
Abe Leon Fullmer ... East High Dancer
Italo Elgueta ... Baseball Dancer

Nick Lanzisera ... Baseball Dancer
Gevorg Manoukian ... Baseball Dancer (as Gevorg 'Gev' Manoukian)
Ryan Novak ... Baseball Dancer
Alan Salazar ... Baseball Dancer
Brittany Hipp ... Synchronized Swimmer
Amanda Godinez ... Synchronized Swimmer
Catherine Smith ... Synchronized Swimmer
Quinn Linde ... Baseball Player
Adam Gunn ... Baseball Player
Derek Bundy ... Baseball Player
Scott Hoopes ... Baseball Player
Berkeley Ward ... Baseball Player
Dakota Larsen ... Baseball Player
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Brandon Cyrus ... Extra - Pool Scene
Amanda Garrett ... Dancer
Connor Young ... Pool Dancer
Johnny Ahn ... Dancer (uncredited)
Chevy Lamont Cofield ... Party Dancer (uncredited)

Drew Seeley ... Troy Bolton (singing voice) (uncredited)
Joseph Winter ... Bass Guitar Player (uncredited)
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Directed by
Kenny Ortega 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Peter Barsocchini 

Produced by
Bill Borden .... producer
Kenny Ortega .... co-producer
Barry Rosenbush .... executive producer
Don Schain .... producer
 
Original Music by
David Lawrence 
 
Cinematography by
Daniel Aranyó 
 
Film Editing by
Seth Flaum 
 
Casting by
Natalie Hart 
Jeff Johnson 
Jason La Padura 
 
Production Design by
Mark Hofeling 
 
Art Direction by
Scott Arneman 
 
Set Decoration by
Ken Kirchner 
 
Costume Design by
Tom McKinley 
 
Makeup Department
Raquel Goodsell .... assistant makeup artist
Jennifer Llewelyn .... key hairdresser
Robin Michelle Patrick .... hair designer
Robin Michelle Patrick .... makeup designer
Tara Starling .... makeup artist
Jamie Taylor .... makeup artist
Kat Ward .... assistant hair stylist
 
Production Management
Shauna Miller .... production supervisor
Don Schain .... unit production manager
Tom Summers .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Brent Geisler .... second second assistant director
Martin Jedlicka .... first assistant director
Robert Andrew Reeves .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Scott Arneman .... property master
Burke Bowthorpe .... additional props
David Brothers .... scenic
Troy W. Dalton .... carpenter
Doug Ellison .... set designer
Russell Evans .... carpenter
Wray Featherstone .... assistant property master
Darrin Fletcher .... storyboard artist
Matt Harris .... props
Adam Henderson .... set dresser
Derek Hunter .... props
Michael Kirkland .... scenic
John Malmborg .... carpenter
Scotty Meek .... on-set dresser
Richard T. Olson .... art department coordinator
Richard T. Olson .... graphic designer
Seth Sieunarine .... set dresser
 
Sound Department
Douglas Cameron .... production sound mixer
Tim Chilton .... foley artist
Bob Costanza .... sound effects editor
Noel Espinosa .... cable utility sound
Mark Friedgen .... supervising sound editor
Joseph L. Garrard .... boom operator
Terry O'Bright .... sound re-recording mixer
Brian Rawlings .... studio executive
Keith Rogers .... sound re-recording mixer
James Seddon .... dolby consultant
David Torres .... foley mixer
 
Special Effects by
Rick Josephsen .... special effects coordinator
 
Visual Effects by
Michael Caplan .... visual effects producer
Dan Schmit .... visual effects supervisor
Adam Simpson .... visual effects editor
Eric Heavens .... digital compositor (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Don Shanks .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Mary Boregino .... assistant camera
Kurtis Burr .... assistant camera
Brandon Gleave .... electrician
Jeff Gustafson .... camera loader
Fred Hayes .... still photographer
Andrew Hicks .... grip
Gary Johnson .... second assistant camera
Shawn Lacy .... key grip
Adam Larkey .... still photographer
Fritz Lindbeck .... best boy
Andrew Mitchell .... Steadicam operator
Andrew Mitchell .... camera operator
Don Muirhead .... additional camera operator
Gaylen Nebeker .... video technician
John Raymer .... electrician
David 'D.R.' Rhineer .... first assistant camera
Jonathan Roatcap .... grip
Brian Sullivan .... camera operator
Craig Sullivan .... best boy grip
Jason Walser .... dolly grip
Kirk Westwood .... assistant camera
Garlan Wilde .... gaffer
Mike Woodward .... assistant camera
 
Casting Department
Eileen Kennedy .... casting associate
Tye Nelson .... casting assistant
Kendra Patterson .... casting assistant
Georgia Simon .... adr voice casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Marsha Horiuchi Barton .... key seamstress
Zach Bilemdjian .... assistant costume designer
Jennifer Breeden .... costumer
Shantell Guy-Bailey .... costume buyer (as Shantell Guy-Rowland)
Katie Holland .... set costumer
Barbara Nelson .... costume supervisor
Christina Phipps Johnson .... costumer
Kacie Seamons .... costumer
Brooke Westberg .... key costumer
Brooke Westberg .... set costumer
 
Editorial Department
Gus Comegys .... on-line editor
Tom Overton .... color timer
 
Music Department
Michael Dittrick .... supervising music editor
Amber Funk .... music editor
Fred Kron .... musician: keyboards
Danita Ng .... music transcription
Jason Poss .... music transcription
Massimo Ruberto .... music supervisor
Steven Vincent .... music supervisor (as Steven Christopher)
Pancho Burgos-Goizueta .... composer assistant (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Hafdis Blondal-Maw .... transportation captain
Bert Lund .... driver: honey wagon
Chris Lund .... driver
Stephen Rippey .... driver
Barry Tuttle .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Holly Alderman .... production assistant
Dallin Bassett .... key office production assistant
Alison Brough .... set production assistant
Jennifer Chapman .... production coordinator
Amy Chesley .... stand-in
Kathleen Dombo .... payroll accountant
Steven Doxey .... production assistant
Ray Filippazzo .... studio finance executive
Carole Fontana .... location manager
Kipling Hicks .... assistant production coordinator
Michael Kiely .... production accountant (as Mike Kiely)
Kelly L. King .... assistant to director
Charles Klapow .... choreographer
Brandon Lang .... office assistant
Vivian Lanthan .... craft service
Ryan Little .... production staff
Roger Malaga .... associate choreographer
Jeff Midgely .... medic
Jeff Midgley .... medic coordinator
Josh Moceri .... production assistant
Kate Morrison .... script supervisor
Jared Murillo .... associate choreographer
Kenny Ortega .... choreographer
Ryan Pederson .... production assistant
James Phares .... assistant to director
Jennifer Ricci .... assistant production accountant
Jennifer Ricci .... first assistant accountant
Bonnie Story .... choreographer
Laura Summer .... additional voices
Cortland Wilson .... production assistant
Tommy Woodard .... film commission specialist: Utah
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"High School Musical 2: Extended Edition" - USA (DVD box title)
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Runtime:
Germany:104 min | 111 min (extended version)
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Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The actors had to go through three weeks of dance rehearsals before filming.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: During All For One, the number of balloons in the pool changes. First these is a cluster of 4 in front of cascade area, which then increases in number to approximately 10. The number varies between about 4 and 10 during the entire dance number in front of the pool. When the Troy and Gabriella return to the top of the cascade pool, the balloons have disappeared completely.See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Ms. Darbus:You must remember, young thespians, learning is never seasonal, so do allow the shimmering lights of Summer to refresh and illuminate your fertile young minds.
Chad Danforth:What is she talking about?
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Movie Connections:
References Trading Places (1983)See more »
Soundtrack:
Work This OutSee more »

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A good sequel but nothing special!, 7 October 2010
Author: Dazz Camponi (dudedazzreviews@hotmail.co.uk) from United Kingdom

The High School Musical gang returns in a sequel but is this any good? The story is mediocre and it's improved from the first movie but its way more predictable and more cheesy than the first, which I didn't think was possible. The characters weren't done very well but we got to see a lot more of Taylor who is played by the beautiful Monique Coleman. There wasn't really much character development from any of the characters except for Ryan who was played by Lucas Grabeel who wants to have his time in the spotlight instead of his fame-obsessed sister Sharpay. The acting is yet again mediocre in this installment but it's a lot better this time round, Zac Efron actually did a better job playing as basketball star Troy and Vanessa Hudgens was, as usual, great as Gabriella. The songs are also a lot better and catchier than the first as well as the dance routines. The choreography and the dances were executed well and the songs were a lot better. There were a couple that were stuck in my head after watching the movie, one being 'What Time Is It?'. The big song that was supposed to be the best song in the movie was great but it was forgettable. Also the singing is a lot better too. High School Musical 2 is enjoyable and watchable.

High School Musical, for me, was a decent movie but this was better but not by much. Yeah the story has improved and so have the characters and the songs but it still remains to be seriously cheesy which isn't really a bad thing since you expect it. I liked the songs and enjoyed the dances and the movie was decent, it's definitely stuck to its target audience. Even though it was a little bit better than the first, it still hasn't changed that much to make my score go higher than a six.

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