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Gotta Kick It Up!
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Written byMeghan Cole (story)
Nancy De Los Santos (teleplay & story)
Ramón Menéndez (teleplay)
Tom Musca (teleplay)
Stu Krieger (teleplay)
Directed byRamón Menéndez
StarringCamille Guaty
America Ferrera
Susan Egan
Jhoanna Flores
Suilma Rodriguez
Sabrina Wiener
Theme music composerCraig Safan
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
ProducerChristopher Morgan
CinematographyClark Mathis
EditorNancy Richardson
Running time78 minutes
DistributorBuena Vista Television
Original networkDisney Channel
Original releaseJuly 26, 2002 (2002-07-26)

Gotta Kick It Up! is a 2002 Disney Channel Original Movie.[1] In the United States, it debuted on July 26, 2002. It is based on a true story of a middle school dance team. The film was directed by Ramón Menéndez.[2]


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A young executive turned teacher helps a group of young Latina girls find themselves and overcome societal obstacles through their dance troupe.



  1. ^ The New York Times
  2. ^ "Gotta Kick It Up!". Turner Classic Movies. United States: Turner Broadcasting System. Retrieved 26 May 2018.