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PG-13| 1 hr. 53 min.

Plot Summary
As a transplant from Boston, teenager Ren MacCormack (Kenny Wormald) gets a big dose of culture shock when he moves to a small Southern town called Bomont. A few years prior, a fatal accident involving five youths led local councilmen and a beloved clergyman (Dennis Quaid) to enact ordinances against loud music and dancing. Ren -- never one to toe the line -- challenges the ban, simultaneously revitalizing Bomont and falling in love with the clergyman's troubled daughter (Julianne Hough).

Cast: Kenny Wormald , Julianne Hough , Dennis Quaid , Andie MacDowell , Miles Teller , Patrick John Flueger , Ziah Colon , Ray McKinnon

Director: Craig Brewer

Genres: Drama, Musical

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Footloose (2011)

Release Date: October 14th, 2011|1 hr. 53 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 45 )
  • Footloose 2011 is harmless as far as it goes, but on the dance floor and off it never goes nearly far enough. show more

  • The new Footloose does everything it needs to do. It's a vibrant youth musical that will appeal to audiences who haven't seen the 1984 original. And it has enough charm and life to it to compete with the memory of the earlier version. show more

  • Silly as it was, the first movie had a more innocent and campy spirit than this calculated, if faithful, redo. show more

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  • November 25, 2011 nw00000000090908
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    I liked it

  • November 13, 2011 shannonwalsh194
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    THIS MOVIE IS AMAZINGGGGGG. I\'VE SEEN IT 5 TIMES AND I\'M GOING TO SEE IT AGAIN TODAY. IT\'S MY NEW FAVORTIE MOVIE E VER.

  • November 11, 2011 piggyismylove
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    this is legit my favorite movie ever. im going to see it again today.

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Kevin Bacon Saw 'Footloose,' Thought It 'Rocked'

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Oct 24th, 2011 5:20PM

Our long national nightmare is over: Kevin Bacon has finally seen the 'Footloose' remake and let his thoughts be known to the world. "Congrats to Craig, Kenny, Julianne, Dennis, Andie, Miles, and...

Weekend Box Office: 'Real Steel' Stomps 'Footloose,' Thwacks 'The Thing'

Posted by
Gary Susman on Oct 16th, 2011 2:40PM

Watch out, upcoming 'Dirty Dancing' remake and 'Rock of Ages'; if this week's box office is any indication, the '80s nostalgia wave is over. Last week's winner, 'Real Steel,' beat all three...

'Footloose's Miles Teller: The Next John Cusack?

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Oct 15th, 2011 10:10AM

One of the best things about the new 'Footloose?' That funny guy who plays Willard. Miles Teller ably fills the cowboy boots of the original Willard, Chris Penn, and still manages to make the part...

Kevin Bacon Was Not Happy About Having a Double in 'Footloose'

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Oct 14th, 2011 4:10PM

Whenever someone mentions the words 'Footloose' and Kevin Bacon in the same sentence, there's usually some reference to the fact that the star didn't actually do a lot of his own dancing. Well, if you...

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