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Go For It!

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Nineteen-year-old first-generation Mexican-American dancer Carmen Aimee Garcia summons the courage to pursue her dreams of hip-hop dance stardom only to learn that her biggest obstacle on the road to success is her own fear and insecurity. Raised on the streets of Chicago, Carmen attends school by day, and dances in underground clubs by night. Encouraged by her professor to audition for a prominent California dance school, Carmen fights to take control of her future and help a friend break free from an abusive ...
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Overview

Nineteen-year-old first-generation Mexican-American dancer Carmen Aimee Garcia summons the courage to pursue her dreams of hip-hop dance stardom only to learn that her biggest obstacle on the road to success is her own fear and insecurity. Raised on the streets of Chicago, Carmen attends school by day, and dances in underground clubs by night. Encouraged by her professor to audition for a prominent California dance school, Carmen fights to take control of her future and help a friend break free from an abusive relationship.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Carmen Marron
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/27/2011
  • UPC: 031398142324
  • Original Release: 2010
  • Rating:

  • Source: Lions Gate
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 52,170

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Aimee Garcia Carmen Salgado
Gina Rodriguez Gina Esperanza
Louie Alegria Pablo Salgado
Jossara Jinaro Loli
David Hernandez Cuko
Rino Nakasone Imported Delight Leader
Maya Chino Imported Dancer
Ayodhya Jones Imported Dancer
PeiPei Yuan Imported Dancer
Mayuko Kitayama Imported Dancer
Jeanine Carrillo Imported Dancer
Ashlee Nino All-Star Dancer
Jessica Rabone All-Star Dancer
Diana Carreno All-Star Dancer
Katie Orr All-Star Dancer
Marissa Labog All-Star Dancer
Reina Hidalgo All-Star Dancer
Rene Rosado Nino
Al Bandiero Mr. Martin
Derrick Denicola Jared
Katie Hall Miss Simpson
Andres Perez-Molina Jesse Salgado
Gustavo Mellado Luis Salgado
Safia Hannin Cecy Salgado
Liliana Montenegro Irene Salgado
Peter Blanchett Student in Class
Eloisa Garcia Mrs. Lopez
Hector Garcia Store Manager
Carlos Pratts Carlos
David Ross Paterson Richard Hatton
Nicole True Armstrong Dancer in Park
Ro Lott Dancer in Park
Amy Fernandez Dancer in Park
Jeannette Rodriguez Dancer in Park
Karine DaSilva Girlfighter 1
Sophie Green Girlfighter 2
Karen Jin Beck DJ Shy
Daniel Yabut Danny
Brad Armacost Jared's Father
Peggy Lee Goss Jared's Mother
Yomi Perry Gina's Mother
Alison Faulk Beat Freak
Teresa Espinosa Beat Freak
Lindsey Blaufarb Beat Freak
Keeley Kaukimoce Beat Freak
Lisa Roumain Marina
Gil Menchaca Juan
Somaya Reece Somaya
Jennifer Horeni Woman Kissing Jared
Susie Mancini Judge 1
Kristin Denehy Judge 2
Sid Idris Judge 3
Technical Credits
Carmen Marron Director, Editor, Musical Direction/Supervision, Producer, Screenwriter
Colin Bach Art Director
Rosalind Gene Collection Score Composer
John Coniglio Editor
Michael Crosby Sound Mixer
Anthony David Editor
Kristin Denehy Choreography
Kevin Dreher Asst. Director
Kevin Faber Sound Mixer
Alison Faulk Choreography
Elisha Gruer Casting
Andrew Jesse Gutierrez Art Director
Sid Idris Score Composer, Executive Producer
Ruthy Inchaustegui Choreography
Jesslyn Jalayerian Production Designer
David Kitchens Sound/Sound Designer
Michelle Levy Casting
Allessandro Marvelli Production Designer
Rino Nakasone Choreography
Christian Sprenger Cinematographer
Kenny Wood Score Composer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Go for It!
1. They Are So Good [8:19]
2. Hurry Up Dude [8:29]
3. How You Doing? [6:00]
4. I'm Sorry [8:18]
5. Dance With Me [9:48]
6. Fight For Your Right [7:28]
7. Times Have Changed [8:10]
8. You Must Be Carmen [7:31]
9. Waste Your Time? [8:46]
10. I Want Yesterday Back [6:58]
11. For Your Dreams [6:28]
12. End Credits [4:01]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Go for It!
   Play Movie
   Scene Selection
   Set Up
      Audio 0ptions
         English 5.1 Dolby Digital
         English 2.0 Dolby Digital
      Subtitles
         English
         Spanish
         Subtitles: Off
   Special Features
      Commentary with Director Carmen Marron, Composer Kenny Wood, And Actors Aimee Garcia, Gina Rodriguez, and Derrick Denicola: On/Off
      Also from Lionsgate
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