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Release Date: January 12th, 2001

DVD Release Date: June 19th, 2001

PG-13|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
Sara (Julia Stiles) is moved from a small Midwestern town to the south side of Chicago when her mother dies in a car accident, and must live with her father. She soon falls for an African American teenager (Sean Patrick Thomas) at her new high school and he has less than an idyllic past. They share a love for dance (ballet and hip hop respectively) and together they tackle the problems that go with an interracial relationship.

Cast: Julia Stiles, Sean Patrick Thomas, Kerry Washington, Fredro Starr, Terry Kinney, Bianca Lawson, Vince Green, Garland Whitt

Director: Thomas Carter

Genres: Romance

Production Co: MTV Films, Cort/Madden Productions

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Sister, Forbidden love, Father, 2000s, Inspiring, Death, Gritty, Emotional

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