Reviewed by Skippy-60 7 Let's get one thing straight. I got all of that. The dance scenes at the club were so chopped up that the audience is denied even the simple pleasure of some great dance scenes to break up this saccharine, eye-rolling plot. She moves in with her father, who she has not seen for a long time. It was so much better than I expected, based on the meager 6. I've only seen him in supporting roles, but this film shows he can be a leading man.
What troubles me in this film is the relationship between the sexes. Knowing no one at her new school and not at home in a gritty, inner-city high school, Sarah has trouble adjusting, but she soon becomes friends with Derek Sean Patrick Thomas , who has talent and street smarts but a checkered past. A white midwestern girl moves to Chicago, where her new boyfriend is a black teen from the South Side with a rough, semi-criminal past. Format Prime Video streaming online video Devices Available to watch on This book was a pleasant surprise. Sara Julia Stiles is moved from a small Midwestern town to the south side of Chicago when her mother dies in a car accident, and must live with her father. When she goes to live with her father, the girl has to change schools. Their chemistry was terrific and the story was riveting and the dancing awesome both the ballet and the dancing throughout the movie.
Αλλά καθώς η σχέση τους προχωράει, όλα όσα τους χωρίζουν γίνονται όλο και πιο αισθητά. Save the Last Dance was directed by Thomas Carter, who previously examined the sociopolitical side of dancing in Swing Kids. Her boyfriend and her get in a fight and break up. But the writing was so terrible, it doesn't even achieve this goal. No, it's not a great film--I give it a B, but I'd see it again.
I think that's a pretty good showing. When they argue, he starts running with the gang member. Of course, in Flashdance, they cheated by having a professional dancer replace Jennifer Beals in the dance sequences, but still, Julia Stiles just doesn't sell the moves, and I kind of wish they had pulled a Flashdance-style substitution for some of the dance sequences. Synopsis Sara wants to be a ballerina, but her dreams are cut short by the sudden death of her mother. She moves in with her father, who she has not seen for a long time.
He lives on the other side of town, in a predominantly Black neighborhood. Storyline: Sara wants to be a ballerina, but her dreams are cut short by the sudden death of her mother. But who says everything has to? She becomes friends with Chenille, and later, falls in love with Chenille's brother, Derek. She becomes friends with Chenille, and later, falls in love with Chenille's brother, Derek. I found it to be a compelling story, well told.
This was the best work I have seen her do to this point. The rest of the casting was very good too, all the performances were terrific. She had given up on dance, but challenged him. He showed up to show his support when she went to try out and showed her that a black man didn't have to have a role model. I hope to see a lot more of her in the future. Sarah was an avid student of ballet before her mother's death sidelined her studies, while Derek has some serious hip-hop moves, and their mutual love of dance leads their friendship into something deeper. Here you will find unforgettable moments, scenes and lines from all your favorite films.
He lives on the other side of town, in a predominantly Black neighborhood. I think it will be enjoyed by men and women, I can't wait to have my teenage son see it. He could choose to become an honorable black man. I may be oversensitive on that issue, though, since I'm in an interracial marriage myself. Some new release movies become unavailable for downloading for a limited time due to licensing restrictions.
There seems to be a real chemistry between Stiles who's great in everything she does! As to the rest of the movie, this was definitely a better-than-average teen flick, though the interracial relationship politcal stuff was a bit heavy handed. If applicable, we will notify you about this before processing your order. Synopsis A white midwestern girl moves to Chicago, where her new boyfriend is a black teen from the South Side with a rough, semi-criminal past. He proved that there was nothing wrong with interracial dating as well. She is forced to engage in new things and they are challenged to accept her but as all of this unfolds you see her growing up and her closest friends and meanwhile, she's training to perform her audition at Juliard and you can see her growth just alone in her dance. He had gotten into med school, but he went back to running with the same group.
Sara wants to be a ballerina, but her dreams are cut short by the sudden death of her mother. She gets transferred to a new school where she is one of the few White students there. She gets transferred to a new school where she is one of the few White students there. Pay-Per-View videos will become available to watch once the event starts, will be available for replay for 24 hours following the event, and are not available for download. . He had helped her to get in shape with a dance routine and all.