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She garners additional ire from the Von Tussles with her open and on-air appreciation of the African-American kids who taught her the moves and appear on the station’s “Negro Day” broadcast. Fine performances by the film’s young stars are reminiscent of a time when Hollywood musicals reigned over the box office.
Efron, Bynes, Kelley and newcomer Blonsky are all perfect in their respective roles, and tear up the screen with their singing and dancing prowess.
DVD Release Date: November 20, 2007Theatrical Release Date: July 20, 2007 Rating: PG (for language, some suggestive content and momentary teen smoking)Genre: Musical Comedy Run Time: 107 min.
Director: Adam Shankman Actors: John Travolta, Nikki Blonsky, Amanda Bynes, Christopher Walken, Zac Efron, Elijah Kelley, Queen Latifah, Michelle Pfeiffer, Brittany Snow, James Marsden, Allison Janney, Taylor Parks It’s been a long time since we’ve seen a musical comedy make it to the big screen that was worth the trouble of heading out to the local cinema-plex.
The old guard actors are a lot of fun to watch as well, especially Pfeiffer who plays a villain you love to hate.
The always watchable Christopher Walken is hilarious as Tracy’s goofball father Wilbur.
Yet easily the year’s most entertaining film thus far, the bright and cheerful launches immediately into the energetic song “Good Morning Baltimore” as we meet Baltimore native Tracy Turnblad (Nikki Blonsky).
It’s 1962 and teen Tracy loves only one thing, dancing.
Tracy, however, gets the last laugh as she catches the eye of show host Corny Collins (James Marsden) with some new dance moves she learned from black fellow-student Seaweed (Elijah Kelley) during a recent trip to detention.Tracy lands the gig on Corny’s show and becomes a local star.