You Got Served
You Got Served (2004)

This hip-hop tale which explores the social subculture of street dancing, focuses on a pair of friends, named David and Elgin, who want to open their own hip-hop dance and recording studio. However, in order to make that dream come true,… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: January 30, 2004
DVD Release Date: May 18, 2004
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Critic Score: 16% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The dance sequences are exhilarating, but everything else about this movie is sloppy and generic.

Robert K. Elder
Chicago Tribune

Commits a variety of cinematic sins, none fatal individually but collectively enough to pull an audience under.

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Ann Hornaday
Washington Post

A thinly written, hoarily cliched story that serves mostly as connective tissue between the movie's chief draw, its dazzling dance sequences.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Dubious plot and characters, good dancing.

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Matt Weitz
Dallas Morning News

The movie dances when it should be developing, say, characters or story line.

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Susan Walker
Toronto Star

Choreographers Dave Scott and Shane Sparks deserve all the credit they can get.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Nothing but an exploitative piece of garbage...

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Scott Brown
Entertainment Weekly

The story is so bored with itself, it collapses -- but the diverse troupe of dance talents at least makes it an eclectic slide.

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Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times

As far as plot, drama and performances go ... well, did I mention that the dancing is good?

Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

We actually begin to laugh at the inanity of it all, wanting to yell at the screen: 'Just shut up and dance!'

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Flixster Audience Score: 69% Flixster User Reviews
Eugene Bernabe
It's dull in plot and flat in performance, but You Got Served's undeniably talented choreography and energetic dance numbers is just enough to shroud… More
Wildaly M
The dancing scenes are great. Everything else sucks.
Eric Alvarez
It was "cool". Other than the dancing, everything else was cheesy: acting, scenes, etc. Good to watch once, but nothing more.
Richard C
Bentley Lyles
Today, I will review the critically acclaimed Academy Award winning musical, "You Got Served". I've seen quite a couple movies about dance crews.… More
Thomas Bowler
amazing dance sequences, just lacking one thing; substance