The story line is pretty good. That gives writer Norman Vance Jr. It was a movie that I had stumbled on one day and watched it before getting her wish list. It is back in the days when roller skates not roller blades were the means of fun. Paulk , biracial Mixed Mike Khleo Thomas , and the big-haired Puerto Rican known as Naps Rick Gonzalez. Season 1 Pilot Episode Friends to the Rescue Season 2 The Gink, The Cat and Other Furry Friends Mythology Collection Vol.
The sights and sounds of the rink are well captured, as are the moves of the skaters. Other than Xavier Bow Wow , the rest of the characters are very wooden but the actors do their best to display the differences in personalities. The big city adventure with a little twist. Most of us have not been inside a skating rink since our fifth grade birthday parties. On the surface it may appear to be just another teenage comedy and the first few minutes of the film would support that description , but it has more depth and heart, which sets it apart from others. Into the world of bears.
Bow Wow and Smollett's chemistry surpassed every scene Bow Wow had with Meagan Good by a long shot. Season 5 Trailer Park Boys Christmas Special Season 2 Fun With The Cat Complete Series November 22 Complete Animated Collection Best and Worst of American Idol: Seasons 1-4 Best of American Idol: Seasons 1-4 Worst of American Idol: Seasons 1-4 Season 4 The Complete Box Set Batman Vs. It was a wonderful period and this film captures it perfectly. A genuine, touching story that seems to be absent in a lot of today's films. Cast: Bow Wow, Brandon T.
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There are some comic moments, and also some heartfelt ones. I kept wondering how come X's father was the only parent to show up? Guest accommodations for winners provided by Radison Hotels. Also the writers needed to brush up on their 70's trends. Don't expect much to be different mind you. Parents watch it with your kids :D It sends a good message about allowing them to do what they love. Plus fantastic bonus features, including an all-new game. When it closes down, they have no choice but to try out a more upscale spot, the Sweetwater Roller Rink.
First of all, it's appropriate for the whole family. By the first five minutes you begin to figure out that Xavier's friends are just there so he can have someone to talk to for five minutes. Dance To The Rescue Series 1 Christmas Special Vol. Two thumbs up from this customer. There, they enroll in a skating contest, and have to prove themselves to the reigning champions, headed by a skater named Sweetness. Find out the answers to these and other burning questions in DreamWorks' Shrek the Third.
Definitely for the younger crowd. What are rich, spoiled princesses wearing this season? Abstract: X and his friends rule their local 1970s roller-rink, that is until they are shocked to discover that their home base is going out of business. The movie is far from perfect, as some of its younger stars tend to overact their scenes, which can be partially blamed on a script that has a few too many silly lines. Will Smith, Angelina Jolie, Renee Zellweger. And some may actually fall for it. I had the pleasure of seeing this first in the theater and a second time as an in-flight movie. .
I would have rather seen her as X's love interest. Chi McBride X's father is the backbone of X's homelife problems yet the man is on screen less than X's friends. So log on now at moviepoints. Contact Ryan Howard at pendulum elon. Xavier Bow Wow , a teenage boy in Chicago, struggles with the loss of his mother and turns to roller skating as a way to deal with his angst.
Archived from on 13 July 2015. Despite it being cliched this movie still stands up above many films that came out in 2005. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Darwinia or EyeToy: Kinetic. In a magical land, Odette and Derek were about to live happily ever after, until Rothbart's evil spell threatened it all. But please don't see it to relive 1978. It has a moral foundation and a principle that is easy to understand. At the same time, Xavier is dealing with problems on the home front: His widowed, stressed-out father Chi McBride can't understand why his son spends so much time spinning his wheels.