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Breaking Legs (2017)

PG | | Family, Musical | 2017 (USA)
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It's 'Footloose' meets 'Mean Girls' as high school freshman Bloom moves to a town where there's no place to dance - except the school dance team! But when the boyfriend of the team's lead ... See full summary »

Director:

Mark Marchillo

Writer:

Mark Marchillo
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6 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Richard Riehle ... Principal Bater
Lee Meriwether ... GG
Chris Kattan ... Robby
Mark Marchillo ... Mayn
Casey Mauro ... Dancer
Timothy Brennen ... Mr. Schuster
Alexa Sutherland ... Harmony Swoon
William Leon ... Herbie Schuster
Aaron R Landon ... Jake
Lauren Harper ... Dancer
Liv Southard ... Bloom
Sarah Rochelle ... Gracie
Mary Simmons ... Dancer
Maria Pallas ... Miss Tarble
Kayley Stallings ... Cinda
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Storyline

It's 'Footloose' meets 'Mean Girls' as high school freshman Bloom moves to a town where there's no place to dance - except the school dance team! But when the boyfriend of the team's lead girl falls for her, she'll have to fight to win her place amongst these venomous girls. Breaking Legs is sure one to kick your boots off and pull up your heels, as these kids dance the field away to compete for the homecoming crown at R. Murray High School. Will it be newbie Bloom, or her arch nemesis and Dance Team leader, Harmony? Watch as the two square off in this fun but odd match to the finish. Someone is doomed to 'Break a Leg' on the dance floor, or rather, the football field!

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Genres:

Family | Musical

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2016 Young Entertainer Award Winner - Breaking Legs "Best Teen Ensemble Cast in a Feature Film" See more »

Quotes

Gracie: Where there's a will there's a misdemeanor.
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Written by Cody Hanson, Marshall Dutton and Adley Stump
Performed by Adley Stump
Courtesy of Big Buckle Music, Fircrotch Publishing, Marshall Dutton Publishing and GODIY MUSIC
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Excellent in every way
1 May 2017 | by steve9801See all my reviews

This movie really deserved some kind of theatrical release. It was so well written, directed and acted, that it is shame that it went direct to home viewing only. After the screenplay, to me casting is the most important part of a movie. If you have the wrong people in the parts it could really ruin the film. But here everyone was perfect for their parts. What I really liked was "real" teenagers playing teenagers. Not 20 or 30 somethings you find in so many movie and TV shows. I loved the soundtrack. My favorite two performances were William Leon's and Liv Southard's. They had really great chemistry together. I really liked Mark Marchillo (also the director and screenwriter) as the uncle. He really dances well too. I also loved Aaron Landon as the comic relief of the movie. A movie that gets very serious at times. It was a really good touch in writing that part and again great casting.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Tuolumne, California, USA

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D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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