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Step Up Revolution (2012)

PG-13 | | Drama, Music, Romance | 27 July 2012 (USA)
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Emily arrives in Miami with aspirations to become a professional dancer. She sparks with Sean, the leader of a dance crew whose neighborhood is threatened by Emily's father's development plans.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Eddy (as Misha Gabriel)
Michael 'Xeno' Langebeck ...
Jason (as Stephen 'tWitch' Boss)
Chris Charles Herbert ...
Lamborghini Driver (as Chris Charles)
Katie Peterson ...
People by the Ocean
People by the Ocean
Uniformed Cop
Mario Ernesto Sánchez ...
Sabina V. Gomez ...
Ricky's Mother


The Mob sets the dancing against the vibrant backdrop of Miami. Emily arrives in Miami with aspirations of becoming a professional dancer and soon falls in love with Sean, a young man who leads a dance crew in elaborate, cutting-edge flash mobs, called "The Mob". When a wealthy business man threatens to develop The Mob's historic neighborhood and displace thousands-of people, Emily must work together with Sean and The Mob to turn their performance art into protest art, and risk losing their dreams to fight for a greater cause. Written by 5atyajit

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One step can change your world.


Drama | Music | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some suggestive dancing and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

27 July 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Step Up 4  »

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Box Office


$33,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$11,731,708 (USA) (27 July 2012)


$35,057,332 (USA) (28 September 2012)

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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


First film in the series to mention in the credits that events and characters depicted are fictitious. See more »


After the first Mob scene, when Eddy is showing the YouTube video, the title says "The MOB - Hits Ocean Ave". Not long after they walk into the kitchen at the hotel, a news report about The Mob comes on the TV, making reference to an "Ocean Drive" not "Ocean Avenue". See more »


Sean: Sometimes It's good to Break the rules.
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Referenced in Midnight Screenings: The Watch/Step Up Revolution (2012) See more »


Shut the Lights
Written by Ricky Luna
Performed by Ricky Luna
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User Reviews

Terrible movie!!!
29 December 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of the worst movies I have ever seen. Just to start off I am not the kind of person to negatively review something unless it is truly terrible enough to deserve it. The story line of this movie is terrible and completely unrealistic. I understand it is a dance movie but to think that dancing this is going to make some monumental difference in society is ridiculous. Also to make it as though they are facing having to serve hard time in the Big House for dancing around just comes off as dumb. It drives me crazy to watch movies like this that try to pull off some sort of profound message but fail miserably. It is sad to think about all the young boys and girls out there who will grow up idealizing movies like this. These movies should stick to dancing and leave the messages to serious movie makers. If you feel the need to watch this movie I recommend saving yourself time and just fast forward to the dance scenes.

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