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The FP (2011)

 -  Comedy  -  13 March 2011 (USA)
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In a post apocalyptic future, two rival gangs fight for control of Frazier Park by playing "Beat Beat Revelation", a deadly version of Dance, Dance, Revolution(TM).

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JTRO
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BTRO
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KCDC
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Stacy
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Beat Box Busta Bill
Bryan Goddard ...
Sugga Nigga
Lee Valmassy ...
L Dubba E
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BLT
Michael Sandow ...
Jody (as Mike Sandow)
Rachel Robinson ...
Lacy
Natalie Minx ...
Macy
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Gas Station Attendant
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C.C. Jam
Dov Tiefenbach ...
Triple Decka 1K
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Stacy's Dad
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Storyline

In a post apocalyptic future, two rival gangs fight for control of Frazier Park which for all intents purposes is the remaining inhabited world. Gangs settle disputes for leadership by playing "Beat Beat Revelation", a deadly version of a popular dance video game. The power of the land has shifted leaving the local alcoholics to become meth addicts and worse. Can J-tro overcome the obstacles necessary to redeem Frazier Park? Competitive dance-fight video game "Beat-Beat Revolution." Written by anonymous

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive language, sexual content, some nudity and brief drug material

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Budget:

$60,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$15,465 (USA) (16 March 2012)

Gross:

$40,557 (USA) (4 May 2012)
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Because of the small budget, the Trost brothers could not obtain the rights to the "Dance Dance Revolution" series. See more »

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KCDC: What's a town with no ducks?
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Crazy Credits

When the credits have finished rolling we see a shot of ducks swimming in a body of water. (It is mentioned earlier in the film that all of the ducks have left.) See more »

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Remake of The FP (2007) See more »

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Best Movie of the Year -- Save the Ducks!
20 June 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Haters are gonna hate, and based on the low rating this film has received, they wanna hate on this movie. They are misguided.

Reviewer Matt Hawkins calls this film "the first legit goofball comedy that speaks to gamers without flat-out insulting them." That is high praise, and only the tip of the iceberg. This film is a work of genius, plain and simple.

Every costume choice, every bad line of dialogue, everything... it was all chosen for a reason, and anyone who takes this film seriously just does not get that. Watching the "making of" opened my eyes, and although I already loved the film, it made me love it even more -- the Trost Family has a bright future ahead of them.

Yes, even the "Rocky" and "Karate Kid" knockoffs are intended...


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