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Pitch Perfect (2012)

 -  Comedy | Music | Romance  -  5 October 2012 (USA)
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Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school's all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition.

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The Barden Bellas are a collegiate, all-girls a cappella singing group thriving on female pop songs and their perfect looks. After a disastrous failing at last year's finals, they are forced to regroup. Among the new recruits is freshman Beca, an independent, aspiring DJ with no interest in the college life. But after she meets Jesse, from the rival all-male a cappella group, Beca has a new outlook and takes it upon herself to help the Bellas find their new look and sound and get back into the competition. Written by napierslogs

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competition | a cappella | dj | song | college | See more »

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Comedy | Music | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for sexual material, language and drug references | See all certifications »

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$17,000,000 (estimated)

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$5,149,433 (USA) (28 September 2012)

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$64,998,368 (USA) (8 February 2013)
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A special screening of the film was held on 25 September 2012 at the LSU Student Union Theater because parts of the movie were filmed on LSU's campus. The turnout for the screening was so great that only a little more than half of the students in line got in to see the movie. The producer saw that there were more students wanting to see the film and allowed a second showing immediately following the first. See more »

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When Beca is lying back in the park with her headphones on, she has the one labelled "R" over her left ear. A music nut like Beca would never wear headphones with the channels reversed. (On this model headphone the cord extends from the left side and the filmmakers likely didn't want the cord in the shot.) See more »

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Fat Amy: Well, at least it's not herpes. Or do you have that as well?
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The Universal logo fanfare is sung a cappella by the Treblemakers. See more »

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212 vs. Bust A Move
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Cool and funny movie.
25 February 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

About a few months ago, a friend of mine introduced this to me. I kinda thought it was a movie about drama, but I watched it to find out. It was hilarious, the quotes the characters say and their actions. It was an excellent movie for me, and it was one of the best movies I have ever seen, but it wasn't the best. I would have gave it a 10 if it wasn't for the ending (hint: post-performance), but it's a 9. It was still a funny movie that is full of entertainment. Also watched it with a few friends that have not heard of this.

Highly recommended for comedy lovers and fans of A Capella. Loved this film, and for some reason I cannot stop watching it. I also loved the music and the voices of the Bellas and the Treblemakers. I watched it about eleven times. Love it.


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