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Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)

PG-13 | | Drama, Music, Musical | 14 February 2008 (USA)
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Romantic sparks occur between two dance students from different backgrounds at the Maryland School of the Arts.

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Following the death of her parents, teen-aged Andie West is living with her mother's best friend, Sarah. Andie, who doesn't care about school, is trying to figure out where she fits in in life. The only thing she loves is dancing with her street crew, the 410, led by Tuck. The 410 are the most notorious of the street crews in Baltimore and are wanted by the police for their acts of vandalism and public mischief. Sarah threatens to send Andie to live with relatives in Texas unless she cleans up her act, which includes ending her association with the 410 and trying harder at school. Andie's neighborhood friend, Tyler Gage, convinces Andie to audition for entry into the Maryland School of the Arts (MSA), an institution which ended up turning his life around for the better. Andie passes the audition but isn't sure she fits in there. The school's director, Blake Collins, isn't sure she fits in there either. Blake is a brilliant dancer but looks for conformity to his way. After learning ... Written by Huggo

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It's not where you're from. It's where you're at.


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Rated PG-13 for language, some suggestive material and brief violence | See all certifications »

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Step Up 2  »

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Budget:

$17,500,000 (estimated)

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$22,125,429 (USA) (15 February 2008)

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$58,006,147 (USA) (16 May 2008)
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Trivia

Channing Tatum, who starred in Step Up (2006), reprises his role in a short cameo. See more »

Goofs

After the big dance in the rain, and after Andie talks to Blake, Chase walks up to Andie and is now completely dry. See more »

Quotes

Moose: Well, there's a reason they're there and not here.
Moose: You should take a look for yourself. I think you'd be surprised.
Blake Collins: And you are?
Moose: I'm Robert Alexander the third, but you can call me Moose. I dance with their crew.
Blake Collins: You dance?
Moose: Damn right, I dance!
Moose: I can take you to where they are.
Blake Collins: Okay, Goose, let's go.
Moose: Heh, heh. No, no - it's Moose.
Blake Collins: Whatever.
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Connections

Featured in Siskel & Ebert: Episode dated 16 February 2008 (2008) See more »

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Let It Go
Written by Theron Feemster, Keana Pratt, Mischke, Rinat Arinos
Performed by Brit & Alex
Courtesy of Hometown Entertainment, LLC/Interscope Records
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It's not that bad!
26 February 2008 | by (Bulgaria) – See all my reviews

Alright, it doesn't have what it takes to get the Oscar.... BUT I personally liked the dancing scenes, actually I was amazed by them ...! In my opinion the movie deserves the 8 points, after I read how hard was the shoot of the last dance .. in the rain... and after I saw the movie and the great dances I think this movie deserves a High opinion...

I would recommend it to people who want to get away for an hour and a half.. I enjoyed every minute of it.... the actors had some weak points, but all in all they did a good job to present the protagonists in the movie and they did a GREAT job with the dancing scenes!


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