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Joyful Noise (2012)

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

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13 January 2012 (USA)  »

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Canção do Coração  »

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$25,000,000 (estimated)

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$11,225,190 (USA) (13 January 2012)

Gross:

$30,920,167 (USA) (16 March 2012)
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Jeremy Jordon was 27 and Keke Palmer was only 19 See more »

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In the hotel after the competition, Vi and G. G. are talking. Vi is on the right but when Olivia goes to kiss Randy, Vi and G. G. have switched places. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Vi Rose Hill: Quit it with those nails, Edward Scissorhands!
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Maybe I'm Amazed
Written by Paul McCartney
Performed by Jeremy Jordan and Keke Palmer
Produced and Arranged by Mervyn Warren
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An old-fashioned "feel-good" movie - and there's nothing wrong with that!
26 January 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I went with friends to see JOYFUL NOISE, the film starring Queen Latifah and Dolly Parton. What can I say about it?

Predictable? Yep.

Formulaic? For the most part.

Manipulative? Definitely! One particular segment had me sobbing in my seat.

But the music rocked. The film also had unexpected flashes of humor that were laugh-out-loud funny. Though it wasn't a masterpiece (for one thing, editing was sloppy in places), I enjoyed it and thought it was well worth seeing.


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