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Joyful Noise (2012)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Music | 13 January 2012 (USA)
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G.G. Sparrow faces off with her choir's newly appointed director, Vi Rose Hill, over the group's direction as they head into a national competition.

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Marcus Hill
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Earla
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Caleb
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Devonne (as DeQuina Moore)
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Manny
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Mr. Hsu
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Justin
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Storyline

"Joyful Noise" is the story of a small town choir out to win a national competition despite overwhelming odds. A story of faith and determination by the choir leaders (Queen Latifah and Dolly Parton) and the young talent who give their all to win God's praise and beat the competition for the grand prize. Written by Farrell Paura Productions

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Dream a whole lot louder.

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Comedy | Drama | Music

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Rated PG-13 for some language including a sexual reference | See all certifications »

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13 January 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Canción del corazón  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,225,190, 15 January 2012, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$30,920,167, 18 March 2012
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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Jeremy Jordan, who plays Randy, and Jesse L. Martin , who plays Marcus Hill both go on to star in the arrow verse. Jordan plays Winn in Supergirl, Martin play Joe West in The Flash. They both sang in the musical crossover episode of the two shows in 2017. See more »

Goofs

During "Man in the Mirror", Olivia walks to the left, is then pictured back in the middle before the shot shows her back to the left. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
G.G. Sparrow: Well, I am who I am.
Vi Rose Hill: Well, maybe you were... five procedures ago!
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Connections

Referenced in Geeks Who Drink: Felicia Day vs. Dexter Darden (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Too Shy
Written by Steve Askew (as Stephen Askew), Nick Beggs, Limahl (as Christopher Hamill), Stuart Neale and Jez Strode (as Jeremy Strode)
Performed by Kajagoogoo
Courtesy of EMI Records Ltd.
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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Great! A must see for Dolly Parton and Queen Latifah fans!
14 January 2012 | by See all my reviews

Storyline was a bit familiar, but it is presented in a new, fresh way. There is a strong main storyline and other small background stories which link back to it. The stories are touching and show great sensitivity. Very well played. Even though it takes place in the south, there is a rich diversity in the movie. It paints a lovely picture of the new south. Dolly Parton is charming as always. Queen Latifah is perfect in this role. They play off each other beautifully. Kiki Palmer and Jeremy Jordan are fantastic and fresh. The singing and choreography are top notch. Constant flowing entertainment. Never a dull moment. Well worth my time and money.


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