MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 13,638 this week

Made... The Movie (2010)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Drama  -  24 August 2010 (USA)
5.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.3/10 from 196 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 4 critic

A teenage misfit longs to be a cheerleader, so her athletic brother persuades his girlfriend to show her the tricks of the trade.

Director:

Writers:

(teleplay), (teleplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Unbroken: An interview with Angelina Jolie

IMDb's Arno Kazarian chats with Angelina Jolie about working with cinematographer Roger Deakins and harnessing Jack O'Connell's fire

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 210 titles
created 16 Nov 2011
 
a list of 670 titles
created 31 Dec 2011
 
a list of 12 titles
created 01 May 2012
 
a list of 2290 titles
created 20 Sep 2012
 
a list of 142 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Made... The Movie (TV Movie 2010)

Made... The Movie (TV Movie 2010) on IMDb 5.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Made... The Movie.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

18 to Life (TV Series 2010)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

18 To Life is what happens when two neighbors with opposing points of view reluctantly become family after their teenage kids run off and get married.

Stars: Stacey Farber, Alain Goulem, Angela Asher
Servitude (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A group of frustrated waiters at a kitschy steakhouse take over their restaurant for one final, glorious, revenge-filled night when they discover they are all about to be fired.

Director: Warren P. Sonoda
Stars: Joe Dinicol, John Bregar, Kristen Hager
Made (TV Series 2002)
Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Teens with dreams that they can't possibly reach under normal circumstances, are given a little help from MTV & their MADE coach to reach their goals.

Stars: Alicia Marie, Adrienne Bailon, Leah Juliett
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Eight blind folded guests assemble at a secret pop-up restaurant. Chef Michael Bradori is back, sober and ready to reclaim his former glory. Food, wine, greed and lust fuel the appetites in... See full summary »

Director: Michael DeCarlo
Stars: Warren Belle, Miranda Calderon, Conrad Coates
The Christmas Hope (TV Movie 2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

When lives intertwine during Christmas, hope is the only unifying gift. After suffering a personal tragedy, a social worker throws herself into finding homes for children in need.

Director: Norma Bailey
Stars: Madeleine Stowe, James Remar, Ian Ziering
The L.A. Complex (TV Series 2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Full of new relationships, salacious temptations and make-it-or-break it decisions, the series coming-of-age dwellers grapple with life's defining moments as they deal with the unreality of... See full summary »

Stars: Jonathan Patrick Moore, Joe Dinicol, Cassie Steele
The Perfect Boss (TV Movie 2013)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Officials at a pharmaceutical company try to prevent a researcher from exposing the truth about a dangerous drug.

Director: Curtis Crawford
Stars: Jamie Luner, Ashley Leggat, Linden Ashby
Awakening (TV Movie 2011)
Drama | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two sisters find themselves on opposite sides of a zombie uprising.

Director: David Von Ancken
Stars: Brian Hallisay, Titus Welliver, Lucy Griffiths
Drama

People Hold On is a film that explores the extended family of friends we all have and how we face the approach of adulthood together, as time pulls us apart. These are the people who could ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Seater
Stars: Katie Boland, Paula Brancati, Mazin Elsadig
Totally Amp'd (TV Series 2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Rogue receptionist, Zoe, sees a chance to prove herself and recruits a group of talented teens to form the band Totally Amp'd. But they must overcome their differences if they want a shot at winning the musical competition of their lives.

Stars: Ashley Leggat, Demetrius Joyette, Amanda Thomson
Justice II (TV Movie 1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Director: Richard J. Lewis
Stars: Julie Khaner, Gary Farmer, Stéphane Archambault
In My Dreams (TV Movie 2014)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Natalie and Nick are frustrated with their luck in romance. After tossing coins into a fountain, the two then begin dreaming about each other. But, according to fountain mythology, they only have a week to turn those dreams into reality.

Director: Kenny Leon
Stars: Katharine McPhee, Mike Vogel, JoBeth Williams
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Andi
...
...
...
...
Charlotte
Kyle Kass ...
Tyce
...
Grag (as David W. Keeley)
...
Young Tuba (8 yrs) (as Tory Martyna Kathryn Barban)
Alexander Broughton ...
Party Guy (as Alex Broughton)
...
Tuba's Mom (as Robin Brule)
Shannon Crawford ...
Olivia
...
Mr. Russki
...
Oscar
...
Jenna
Edit

Storyline

Unpopular band geek Tuba is on her quest to earn a coveted spot on the high school cheerleading team. Concerned that his socially awkward sister is about to become the laughing stock of the entire school, Tuba's football-playing brother recruits his popular girlfriend Andi - a star cheerleader - to teach his sister the secret of whipping up school spirit. Somewhere along the way, the ambitious misfit and her popular mentor start seeing eye to eye, and realize that they have much more in common than they ever could have imagined. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 August 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Vivre sa vie  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

It's Gametime
Produced by Michael Baiardi
Written by Michael Baiardi
Performed by Michael Baiardi
Published by Soundfile Publishing (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Soundfile Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Had potential but lacked the overall spirit for a spunky fun high school comedy
23 August 2011 | by (Bermuda) – See all my reviews

Made...the Movie is not a terrible effort, it's just not a very satisfying one to sit through, and that's a pity because it had the potential to be a decent TV movie.

There are quite a few problems with the movie as a whole, the main problem is that it tried to incorporate a variety of themes and didn't succeed in any, leaving an underdeveloped product.

In movies like these the main character is always defined as the underdog, or the anti-teen hero, someone the common person can empathize with and root for. But here the main character comes off as really pathetic. She's in a band but she can't really play that well or create good lyrics, she dreams of being a cheerleader but is clumsy and inept at routines. I guess this is down to the writer(s) fault for a poorly written and scripted main character.

There are hardly any laughable moments in what should have been a light hearted teen school comedy. In fact the only time I did laugh was when the principal of the school did his part. 5 minutes worth. The rest of the supporting cast weren't that great with plenty of stereotypical roles.

But the movie isn't all doom and gloom. There were some moments when I felt that there was hope. I liked that the story seemed to take a different direction. The head cheerleader takes the fledgling main character under wing with the intent to break her spirit but things don't turn out the way she planned and she starts to wonder. Without giving anything else away I thought that this was a good touch and if the story had gone along in the way it would have been a much better movie. But it didn't deviate from it's intended and formulaic path.

Performance wise the two main characters were decent. The girl who played the head cheerleader, Andi, had all the qualities that you'd want to hate in a typical spoilt, hottest girl in the school sort of way but she does surprise you. The girl who played Tuba was okay- she didn't really rise above the script to give the character any real life or zest, apart from wanting to be a cheerleader. The rest of the cast was pretty forgettable.

Bandslam, a similar movie, while not brilliant was better than Made because it provided proper characters that you could root for. Sure they were mostly lame nerds but they weren't complete losers like Tuba pretty much is.

If you're a die-hard fans of high school teen movies, whether good or bad, then watch Made...The Movie and make up your own mind. Otherwise you can skip this one for something that will provide more laughs or sobering moments.


3 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Despite the plot jmtullock
Just finished watching this! ben-grieve
Discuss Made... The Movie (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?