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My Little Pony: Equestria Girls - Rainbow Rocks (2014)

Three mysterious girls show up at canterlot high and cause trouble. With the magic of friendship, they want to defeat the mysterious girls.

Directors:

Jayson Thiessen, Ishi Rudell (co-director)

Writers:

Lauren Faust (characters), Meghan McCarthy
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A music video from the Equestria Girls sequel: Rainbow Rocks, where friendship is one thing that continues through the ages.

Director: Ishi Rudell
Stars: Ashleigh Ball, Shannon Chan-Kent, Kazumi Evans
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tara Strong ... Twilight Sparkle (voice)
Ashleigh Ball ... Applejack / Rainbow Dash (voice)
Andrea Libman ... Pinkie Pie / Fluttershy (voice)
Tabitha St. Germain ... Rarity / Vice Principal Luna / Photo Finish (voice)
Cathy Weseluck ... Spike (voice)
Rebecca Shoichet ... Sunset Shimmer / Twilight Sparkle - singing / Bassist (voice)
Kazumi Evans ... Adagio Dazzle / Octavia Melody / Rarity - singing (voice)
Maryke Hendrikse ... Sonata Dusk (voice)
Diana Kaarina ... Aria Blaze (voice)
Vincent Tong ... Flash Sentry / Drummer (voice)
Kathleen Barr Kathleen Barr ... Trixie Lulamoon (voice)
Nicole Oliver ... Principal Celestia (voice)
Lee Tockar ... Snips (voice)
Richard Ian Cox ... Snails (voice)
Michelle Creber ... Apple Bloom (voice)
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Storyline

Music rules and rainbows rock as Twilight Sparkle and pals compete for the top spot in the Canterlot High "Mane Event" talent show. The girls must rock their way to the top, and outshine rival Adagio Dazzle and her band The Dazzlings, to restore harmony back to Canterlot High. Written by Hasbro

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To Restore Harmony, The Bands Must Battle See more »


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TV-Y | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Hasbro [United States]

Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English | Hungarian

Release Date:

27 September 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mairitoruponi garuzu: Niji no boken See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$360,736
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Company Credits

Production Co:

DHX Media, Hasbro Studios See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (TV)

Sound Mix:

Stereo (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 PAL
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Rarity's line "We've forgiven you for your past...ahem...boo-boos" was ad libbed by Tabitha St. Germain. See more »

Goofs

When the Dazzlings get rotten fruit and vegetables pelted onto them, the bottom of Sonata's tie disappears. See more »

Quotes

Adagio Dazzle: [chuckle] Told you someone would give them a shove.
Sonata Dusk: She didn't shove them. She pulled the lever.
Aria Blaze: [groans] Go back to sleep, Sonata.
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Crazy Credits

In a post-credits scene, the human world's version of Twilight is seen attempting to make sense of the unusual goings-on at Canterlot High and talks to her non-sentient dog, Spike. See more »

Connections

Spun-off from My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Under Our Spell
Lyrics by Meghan McCarthy
Music by Daniel Ingram
Performed by Kazumi Evans, Madeline Merlo, and Shylo Sharity
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Way Better than the First and a Ton of Fun!
29 September 2014 | by NineTenElevenTwelveSee all my reviews

I'll gladly state that I liked the first film in spite of its flaws; and I'm happy to say that this sequel is better than the first in practically every aspect!

The animation is a lot better this time around and the songs have more variety. The characters remain likable and the humor is really good. The references and cameos are still aplenty and, as a fan, I thoroughly enjoyed spotting each one. The villains weren't the best MLP has given us but they were still passable and served their purpose well.

But the best part about this movie by far was Sunset Shimmer. Her development, characterization, and arc in this movie were outstanding! This movie made me love Sunset (who I originally felt meh about after the first film) and I really want to see more of her in the future.

Also, just a tip, make sure to stay after the credits because there's a nice surprise at the end that opens up a world of possibilities for the future of "Equestria Girls".

Overall, "My Little Pony: Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks" was a great movie and a huge improvement over its predecessor. I can't wait to see how this spin-off series develops from here!


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