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Leave It on the Floor (2011)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Musical  -  3 August 2012 (UK)
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Set in the ballroom world originally memorialized by the documentary Paris Is Burning, Leave It on the Floor is an original musical set in the scene in Los Angeles 2011.

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Our African-American hero , Brad is bullied by his dysfunctional mom; he flees his home and by chance tumbles down the rabbit-hole into the LA ball scene where he finds a ragtag new famiiy. With music by Beyonce music director, Kim Burse, screenplay and lyrics by Glenn Gaylord choreography by Beyonce dance master, Frank Gatson Jr. and eye-popping visuals and direction by Sheldon Larry, the film is an ode to the wild funky and heart-aching life of this amazing underground. Written by Sheldon Larry

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Leave It on the Floor
Lyrics by Glenn Gaylord
Music by Kim Burse, DJ Fatha Julz and William Burke
Produced and Arranged by Kim Burse, DJ Fatha Julz, and William Burke
Vocal Production by Donnie Scantz and Jahi Sundance
Performed by Miss Barbie-Q, CJ Emmons, Phillip Evelyn, Cameron Koa, Andre Myers, Ephraim Sykes,
Hailie Weaver, Lady Red Couture, Roxy Wood
Executive Produced by Sheldon Larry
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Had the Wrong Idea
14 September 2014 | by (Hungary) – See all my reviews

I have had this movie for some time, but never really paid attention to it, pushing it back on my viewing list. I finally watched it last night.

My spouse and I were overwhelmingly impressed with the acting, the singing, and the costumes. Being an indie film, we were not anticipating such a production, because it was gay themed it made it more incredible.

Being white gay men, it was certainly an incredible experience and pleasure to see a number of black actors getting parts. This is one movie I will watch multiple times.


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