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Pitch Perfect (2012)

PG-13 | | 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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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) (30 September 2012)

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$65,001,093 (USA)
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Trivia

Beca has an Allen Ginsberg poster in her dorm room. See more »

Goofs

When Beca enters the radio station, she walks through a door that has "Studio" and other words painted on its glass backwards, so they are readable from outside the room. There is also a window treatment over the glass, but on the outside of the room, instead of the inside. This was probably done so the door could have the descriptive words and the blinds, but the blinds cover the words from where you would want to read them. See more »

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Beca: Yeah, well, I shut everybody out. Don't take it personally. It's just easier.
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Referenced in The Middle: Pitch Imperfect (2017) See more »

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Booty Wurk (One Cheek at a Time)
Written by T-Pain (as Faheem Rasheed Najm), Christopher Brown, Bryan Levar Jones, Joseph Williams, Tramaine Winfrey (as Tramaine Michael Winfrey), Orlando Woods Jr. (as Orlando Woods, Jr.)
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Aca-mazing. Truly enjoyed Pitch Perfect.
12 September 2012 | by (College Station) – See all my reviews

I absolutely loved this movie. Saw an advanced screening and the entire theater was laughing and clapping throughout the movie! Refreshing to see a comedy and musical combo. A lot like Glee (minus the cheesy factor) mixed with witty comedy like in Bridesmaids and other modern popular comedies. Great casting! Any college girl is bound to love it. This is a movie even my mom would enjoy. It held my interest throughout and i think it was well produced. My boyfriend even enjoyed the comedy aspect of it! A great girls night out movie choice or even a date night movie. I feel like overall everybody loved it, I definitely did. I hope this movie earns the recognition it deserves. Its going to be a hit among young audiences like myself!


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