• Step Up (2006)

Step Up

Release Date: August 11th, 2006

DVD Release Date: December 19th, 2006

PG-13 |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

Tyler Gage (Channing Tatum) has been in and out of trouble for most of his life and after finding himself before the judge again, he is sentenced to 200 hours of community service mopping floors at the Maryland School of the Arts. He quickly catches the eye of Nora (Jenna Dewan), a gifted ballet student, who is trying to use hip-hop moves with her classical routines. After some initial hesitation, Nora convinces Tyler to help her with her dance routines and the sparks fly.

Cast: Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan, Mario , Drew Sidora, Rachel Griffiths, DeLon Howell, Deirdre Lovejoy, Jeannie Ortega

Director: Anne Fletcher

Genres: Musical , Drama

Production Co: Summit Entertainment, Eketahuna LLC

Distributors: Buena Vista

Keywords: Judge , Underdog , Creative , Growing up , Charming , Love , Transformation , 2000s ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    Both Tatum and Dewan know how to move, and their co-stars (including musicians Mario and Drew Sidora) are equally gifted. show more

  • 50
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    While its sexy young lead performers and enjoyable dance sequences should provide some boxoffice enticement, this directorial debut from choreographer Anne Fletcher likely will score bigger on video. show more

  • 75
    Ty BurrBoston Globe

    Alive with infectious rhythm, likable characters, and slick dance moves, Step Up gives clich├ęs a good name. show more

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