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Fired Up! (2009)

 -  Comedy  -  20 February 2009 (USA)
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The two most popular guys in high school decide to ditch football camp for cheerleader camp. For the girls and for the glory.

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Two guys, Nick and Shawn decide a two week stint at a Cheerleaders' Camp is the perfect opportunity to score tons of meaningless romantic liaisons with lonely girls in tight-tops and short-short skirts. But their lusty plan to caress as many pom-poms as possible goes awry when one of the dudes fall in love. Written by Joaquín Valle

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2 Guys. 300 Girls. You Do the Math. See more »

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Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content throughout, partial nudity, language and some teen partying | See all certifications »

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$20,000,000 (estimated)

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£30,691 (UK) (10 July 2009)

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£30,691 (UK) (10 July 2009)
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Submitted to the MPAA eighteen times before it was given it's final PG-13 rating. See more »

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When Shawn and Nick are talking to Poppy about joining cheer camp, Poppy has her hands out and her arms facing out. In the next shot, she is cupping her hands. See more »

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Coach Keith: I'm gonna have to go ahead and ask you both to go ahead and leave right now to leave now.
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Written by Berry Gordy (as Berry Gordy, Jr.), Fonce Mizell (as Alphonso Mizell), Freddie Perren and Deke Richards
Performed by American Juniors
Courtesy of 19 Recordings Ltd. and Jive Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment
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Not very memorable, but an entertaining juvenile comedy
7 May 2010 | by (Argentina) – See all my reviews

In general, the juvenile comedy genre disappointed me very much in recent years, due to the crowd of unbearable pieces of crap straight-to-DVD (such as, for example, Cougar Club and Picture This), which almost extinguished my taste for this underrated genre.So, without being a great film, I liked Fired Up, because it does not fall on the easy scatological humor; and even though it relies on the old formula of "louts looking for sex", it uses a context and a development which are enough different in order to separate it from many cheap clones of American Pie which try to occupy the niche created by gems such as Clueless, Weird Science and Can't Hardly Wait.

In Fired Up, the technical aspects are correct, but they do not have too much creativity; the performances are barely functional; and director Will Gluck drives the movie with a good rhythm, but he does not show too much vision (a few interesting transitions are not enough to bring a visual identity to the movie).Fortunately, the screenplay from the movie comes to the rescue by creating entertaining situations which on some way conciliate the message of equality and tolerance the movie proposes.Finally, the characters are interesting and their dialogs are well written.

In summary, Fired Up may not be a highly memorable experience, but it kept me entertained and it made me laugh, and I think it deserves a recommendation because of that.


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