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Pitch Perfect (2012)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Music, Romance | 5 October 2012 (USA)
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Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school's all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition.

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Jason Moore

Writers:

Kay Cannon (screenplay), Mickey Rapkin (based on the book by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anna Kendrick ... Beca
Skylar Astin ... Jesse
Ben Platt ... Benji
Brittany Snow ... Chloe
Anna Camp ... Aubrey
Rebel Wilson ... Fat Amy
Alexis Knapp ... Stacie
Ester Dean ... Cynthia Rose
Hana Mae Lee ... Lilly
Kelley Jakle ... Jessica (as Kelley Alice Jakle)
Wanetah Walmsley Wanetah Walmsley ... Denise
Shelley Regner ... Ashley
Caroline Fourmy ... Mary Elise
Nicole Lovince ... Kori
Adam Devine ... Bumper (as Adam DeVine)
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Storyline

The Barden Bellas are a collegiate, all-girls a cappella singing group thriving on female pop songs and their perfect looks. After a disastrous failing at last year's finals, they are forced to regroup. Among the new recruits is freshman Beca, an independent, aspiring DJ with no interest in the college life. But after she meets Jesse, from the rival all-male a cappella group, Beca has a new outlook and takes it upon herself to help the Bellas find their new look and sound and get back into the competition. Written by napierslogs

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Genres:

Comedy | Music | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual material, language and drug references | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 October 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Pitch Perfect See more »

Filming Locations:

Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,149,433, 30 September 2012

Gross USA:

$65,001,093

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$115,350,426
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Dolby Digital | Datasat | SDDS | DTS (DTS: X)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Upon seeing the title, Adam Devine thought that Pitch Perfect was a baseball movie, and thus wasn't prepared to sing a song at his audition. The producers told him to sing any song, and he chose the Full House theme song. They were impressed and he was hired as the role of Bumper. See more »

Goofs

Just before Beca's attempt to make amends with Jesse, she turns a corner on the way to his room. As the shot begins, there is an extra "walking" down the hallway in the opposite direction; however it is clear that the extra was standing still as the shot began and started walking as Beca turned the corner, which looks highly unnatural. See more »

Quotes

Aubrey: I'm sorry, but I am my father's daughter, and he always says 'if at first you don't succeed'...
[tears up]
Aubrey: 'pack your bags'.
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Crazy Credits

The Universal logo fanfare is sung a cappella by the Treblemakers. See more »


Soundtracks

212 vs. Bust A Move
(uncredited)
Written by Jef Martens, Azealia Banks, Marvin Young, Matt Dike, Michael Ross, Luther James Rabb & Jim Walters
Performed by Azealia Banks Feat. Lazy Jay & Marvin Young (as Young MC)
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Unexpectedly fun and entertaining
8 December 2012 | by asep-supriyadi1See all my reviews

Well, I didn't plan to watch this movie, just trying to kill the time. start to watch, there is something different and i just knew that i am gonna like this movie. well, i was wrong actually, i don't like this movie, but i love it. it is extremely fun, hilarious, entertaining. Love to see Anna Kendrick, i love her in this movie. but who watch this movie would be agreed with me that the scene stealer is Fat Amy. she is aca-awesome. "at least it's not herpes! or do you have that as well?" i love that line... very funny... also "before or after 2" always laughing to see that scene... would be great if they make more mash-up song... and show how talented Becca is...


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