Take The Lead
In an exciting story about a dance coach in New York. The story begins with Pierre Dolan, a polite dance teacher, when he saw a black teenager destroy a public school principal's car. Pierre the next day volunteered to teach students to dance to give respect, dignity, self-confidence and teamwork. On the other hand, former director Augustine James presents the troublemakers in detention, expecting Pierre to abandon his intentions to teach young people to dance. Pierre fights against bias and ignorance on the part of students, parents and other teachers in order to carry out his noble purpose.
Keywords: #Alfre Woodard #Antonio Banderas #Dante Basco #Elijah Kelley #Jenna Dewan #Katya Virshilas #Lauren Collins #Liz Friedlander #Marcus T. Paulk #Rob Brown #Take the Lead #Yaya DaCosta
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May 13, 2006 A feel-good story using music and dance to guide problem kids onto the straight and narrow.....entertaining, although not the showstopper we might hope forRead in Source
April 08, 2007 Feels like a product, with decisions made for audience appeal rather than creativity.Read in Source
June 11, 2006 The poster says 'Never follow', while the movie itslef follows every cliche in the book.Read in Source
April 07, 2006 A predictable and yet thoroughly enjoyable drama about the redemptive power of dance for a group of inner-city teenagers.Read in Source
April 07, 2006 Take the Lead is pure entertainment, if only for the endless amusement of watching Banderas spread the gospel of ballroom like he was born wearing a tuxedo.Read in Source
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March 01, 2007 For the most part, Liz Friedlander's direction and frenetic pacing mitigate any real performance opportunities.Read in Source
April 07, 2006 While we may be able to pretty much guess everything that's going to happen in Take the Lead, its considerable charm lies in the way it fulfills, rather than bucks, our expectations.Read in Source
May 06, 2006 While their transformation is predictable, it's quietly enjoyable, and the teen angle opens the door to romance and gritty gang-war subplots.Read in Source
April 07, 2006 Think of it as the fictionalized version of last year's engaging documentary Mad Hot Ballroom, with teen dancers and sexier moves. It is also more formulaic and clichéd, thanks to the predictable plot and theme.Read in Source
November 02, 2006 A fun romp of a flick that showcases the power of dance and the human spirit.Read in Source
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