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Mad About Mambo (2000)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 14 July 2000 (Spain)
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A Catholic high school student, trying to perfect his soccer timing by practicing dance, falls in love with his dance partner.

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John Forte

Writer:

John Forte

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
William Ash ... Danny Mitchell
Maclean Stewart Maclean Stewart ... Mickey
Tim Loane ... Brother McBride
Russell Smith Russell Smith ... Gary
Joe Rea Joe Rea ... Spike
Brendan Morrissey Brendan Morrissey ... Referee 1
Inge Dorman Inge Dorman ... Hockey Goalie
Julian Littman Julian Littman ... Rudi Morelli
Daniel Caltagirone ... Carlos Rega
Alan McKee Alan McKee ... Frank Mallin
Terry Byrne Terry Byrne ... Gaelic Teacher
Aingeal Grehan Aingeal Grehan ... Mrs. Mitchell
Gavin O'Connor ... Seamus Mitchell
Brian Cox ... Sidney McLoughlin
Rosaleen Linehan Rosaleen Linehan ... Mrs. Burns
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Storyline

Danny Mitchell, a working-class Catholic high school student in West Belfast, Ireland, dreams of playing professional soccer, but first he has to perfect his timing. He starts taking dance classes, where he meets Lucy McCloughlin, an upper-crust Protestant, with whom he falls in love. Written by Anonymous

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Fall in love... With the beat.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for language | See all certifications »
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Details

Official Sites:

PolyGram

Country:

Ireland | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 July 2000 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Perfect Timing See more »

Filming Locations:

Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$32,432, 6 August 2000, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$61,663, 13 August 2000
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Was the last film to be released by Gramercy Pictures. See more »

Goofs

In a bedroom scene, a cutaway to Spike shows him glaring up at Danny but wide shots show him concentrating on a drum he's banging. See more »

Quotes

Lucy McLoughlin: We're just dancing partners, okay?
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Soundtracks

Besta é Tú
Performed by Novos Baianos
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Sweet...
17 December 2001 | by CheddarSee all my reviews

Definitely not a movie you'll remember for the ages, but a sweet, enjoyable one nonetheless. Ireland's beauty is challenged only in this movie by Keri Russell's. However, I did take a deep breath and ask myself if I liked this movie only because of those 2 things. Naah...it's sweet and enjoyable. Check this one out.


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