• Stick It (2006)

Stick It

Release Date: April 28th, 2006

DVD Release Date: September 19th, 2006

PG-13 |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

Haley (Missy Peregrym) is a naturally gifted athlete but, with her social behavior, the teen seems intent on squandering her abilities. After a final brush with the law, a judge sentences her to an elite gymnastics academy run by a legendary, hard-nosed coach (Jeff Bridges). Once there, Haley's rebellious attitude wins her both friends and enemies.

Cast: Jeff Bridges, Missy Peregrym, Vanessa Lengies, John Patrick Amedori, Tarah Paige, Gia Carides, Nikki SooHoo, Christine Cameron

Director: Jessica Bendinger

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Walt Disney Pictures, Spyglass Entertainment

Distributors: Buena Vista

Keywords: Tense , Rivalry , 2000s , Friendship , Transformation , Melodramatic , Quest , Amusing , Competition

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Spends an inordinate amount of time ogling the tight, lithe bodies of its young female characters. Thus, what might have appealed only to teen girls might well have crossover appeal to leering young boys as well. show more

  • 75
    Jami BernardNew York Daily News

    Peregrym's performance as fiery, troubled teen Haley Graham is a triumph of charisma over technique. show more

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Subversively funny, Stick It sees gymnastics as a microcosm of teen life. show more

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