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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)

Opening Weekend:

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

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$64,998,368 (USA) (8 February 2013)
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References to Chris Rock and the E! television network were stricken from the French subtitles, probably due to their lack of notoriety among French audiences. See more »

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The competition is referred to as the International Championship but at the end of the movie, the student running the auditions refers to it as the National Championship. See more »

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Aubrey: What are you doing?
Fat Amy: Horizontal running.
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References The Breakfast Club (1985) See more »

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Written by Reggie Andrews (as Reginald Andrews), Ndugu Chancler (as Leon Ndugu Chancler)
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This movie represents everything that is wrong in modern media
14 September 2013 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I at least give this movie credit for trying and of course producer want money so there is nothing wrong in giving the viewers what they crave for: Really cheesy love-stories, arrogant bad-boys and girls that behave like they can't decide whether they wanna be rude or just girlish. And that's the core: Most of the people in this movie are just RUDE. If you laugh at the opening vomit-scene there is no doubt you will love the rest of this movie but gosh was that scene in bad taste!

Worst part is: The sining is not half-bad! It's the dialogue that drags it down and these chliché group of teenagers whose try desperately to be "special" (which is good) and then fall in the same trap most other modern teenage movies like StepUp3D do.

After so many anabolic-muscles and girlish overacting girls it's just black magic to me that no one seems to question this film's message.


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