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Stomp the yard [videorecording] / Screen Gems presents a Rainforest Films production ; produced by William Packer ; screenplay by Robert Adetuyi ; directed by Sylvain White.

Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Summary:

After the death of his younger brother D.J. a troubled 19-year-old street dancer from Los Angeles is able to bypass juvenile hall by enrolling in the historically black Truth University in Atlanta, Georgia. His efforts to get an education and woo the girl he likes are sidelined when he discovers 'stepping, ' a traditional dance performed by African-American fraternities. He soon finds himself in the middle of a fierce rivalry between the top two campus fraternities. Both want and need D.J.'s fierce street-style dance moves to win the highly coveted national step show competition.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC S (Text) 33892005312104 Adult DVDs DVD None 01/20/2010 In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1424827108
  • ISBN: 9781424827107
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen edition.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the original screenplay by Gregory Anderson.
Includes 3 previews of other motion pictures.
Special features : Battles. rivals. brothers - the story of Stomp the yard; filmmaker commentary; extended dance sequences : Get Buck and Opening battle; deleted scene : The clean up; gag reel.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Scott Kevan ; editing, David Checel ; music, Tim Boland and Sam Retzer ; choreography, Dave Scott.
Participant or Performer Note:
Columbus Short, Meagan Good, Ne-Yo, Darrin Henson, Brian White, Laz Alonso, Valarie Pettiford, Harry Lennix, Jermaine Williams, Allan Louis, Chris Brown.
Summary, etc.:
After the death of his younger brother D.J. a troubled 19-year-old street dancer from Los Angeles is able to bypass juvenile hall by enrolling in the historically black Truth University in Atlanta, Georgia. His efforts to get an education and woo the girl he likes are sidelined when he discovers 'stepping, ' a traditional dance performed by African-American fraternities. He soon finds himself in the middle of a fierce rivalry between the top two campus fraternities. Both want and need D.J.'s fierce street-style dance moves to win the highly coveted national step show competition.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for a scene of violence, some sexual material and language.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DSS.
Language Note:
English or French dialogue, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Teen Choice Awards nominations, 2007
Subject: Problem youth > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
African American college students > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
African American universities and colleges > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
Greek letter societies > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
Hip-hop dance > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
Atlanta (Ga.) > Drama.
Problem youth > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
African American college students > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
African American universities and colleges > Georia > Atlanta > Drama.
Fraternities and sororities > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
Hip-hop dance > Georgia > Atlanta > Drama.
Atlanta (Ga.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Musical films.
Melodramas (Drama)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Musical > Feature.
Melodrama > Feature.

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