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Fired Up! (2009)

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

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20 February 2009 (USA)  »

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$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£30,691 (UK) (10 July 2009)

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£30,691 (UK) (10 July 2009)
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Trivia

Although the guys say that the coach says "shit" 10 times, he actually says it only 9. See more »

Goofs

Nick tells Shawn they are leaving cheer camp and he walks out the room, wearing jeans. when he comes back in, he changes his t-shirt but when they walk out the room, nick is wearing the whole uniform. See more »

Quotes

Nick Brady: How'd you two crazy kids meet, Rick?
Dr. Rick: It's a funny story actually. Our parents knew each other from way back... and they introduced us.
Shawn Colfax: Whoo. Not that funny a story. Not even a story really, just like a fact.
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References Hamlet 2 (2008) See more »

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Knockin' Boots
Written by William Clark, John Shaffer, Norman Whitfield and Betty Wright
Performed by Candyman
Courtesy of Epic Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment
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Odd to say, but "great chemistry!"
13 March 2009 | by (Toronto, Canada) – See all my reviews

Kudos to the casting agents for this one -- it's fun and lively and moves along steadily to the predictable happy ending, but along the way the dialogue is snappy, witty, and oddly believable. Why so? Hard to believe, but it was the great chemistry of the two bromantic leads! They play off each other perfectly, and because they're sharply versed with each other, it's instantly believable that they're also sharply-witted with others. It's rare to have the sex-hungry jock teens be intelligent too (smart jocks? Who'd buy that?), yet it works! I bought it, I laughed (a lot!) and I never reached a point where I thought the lead characters had stepped to a point of groan-ness. So kudos to the casting, and the lead actors themselves -- should the chance happen again, I'd gladly see another comedy with these two -- they make a good 'bro' pair.


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