-
x

Meet New Friends!

Recommended friends are based on your interests. Make sure they are up to date.

Friends ff8c072dd79a91c1300f032d674241a8d64367100ffb1f25fa3f9bec4a05319f
Kidzworld Logo

Fame Movie Review

Fame Movie Review - Reviewed by Kidzworld on Sep 26, 2009
( Rating: 3 Star Rating)

Do you dream of become an actor, a singer, a dancer or a musician? Are you willing to endure the grueling, exhausting, rejection-filled road to stardom? Then you can relate to the characters in Fame.

Do you dream of becoming an actor, a singer, a dancer or a musician? Are you willing to endure the grueling, exhausting, rejection-filled road to stardom? Then you can relate to the characters in the new movie Fame.


Performing Arts School

Fame, a teen musical set in New York City, is a remake of the 1980 film with the same name. The movie, which spans four years, follows a group of artistically talented students on their journey through performing arts school. Many of the students immediately appear promising, while others aspire to learn and hone their artistic skills in order to make it big.


Artistic Obstacles

The teens face serious obstacles, from rejection and injury to scam artists and unsupportive parents. One student learns that the future doesn’t always turn out as planned. For some students, their big break falls into their lap. But for others, a career in the arts means endless work for little or no reward.


The Cast of Fame

While most of the cast are budding actors, but you’ll definitely recognizes a few familiar faces. Kay Panabaker, who played Debbie Berwick on Phil of the Future and Nikki Westerly on Summerland, stars as an insecure singer/actress. Also, you’ll recognize Kherington Payne from So You Think You Can Dance season 4.


The Bottom Line

Dance movies are a dime a dozen. And while some leave you with butterflies in your stomach and a smile on your face, others leave you feeling a little bit underwhelmed. Fame was definitely the latter. There was far too much hype about this movie, and Fame just didn’t measure up. There were too many story lines. And with four years condensed into less than two hours, time progressed too quickly.


Fame Rating: 3


Related Stories:

  • Hairspray DVD Review
  • High School Musical 3 Movie Review
  • Hannah Montana Movie Review
  • Becoming a Professional Voice Actor
  • 2 Comments

    Related Stories

    F1021403009937

    Fame - What Would Bug U the Most?

    • Having people know about my love life.
    • People watchin' me while I eat.
    • Takin' my pic on a bad hair day.
    • Nothin', I'm an attention freak. I'd love it all!

    Entertainment In The Forums

    bananakitty
    bananakitty posted in Movies:
    I'm in karate so when my dad told me about his movie I was very excited and then for my xbox live gold I got too watch it for free so I did in the beginning it was boring but once it got too all the action it was really cool rated one out of 10 I would say 9
    reply about 5 hours
    RawrImacat
    RawrImacat posted in TV Shows:
    When I was little, my parents loved watching True Blood. That show was gory, and... as an understatement, very inappropriate for a child. It was confusing and scary, but now it's one of my favorites.
    reply about 7 hours
    saturn3
    What would your book be called mine would be..... The royal family
    reply about 13 hours
    saturn3
    saturn3 posted in Movies:
    what is the most funnest movie you have ever watched mine is... a cartoon which might be one of your funnest movies or cartoon mine is...TOM AND JERRY!
    reply about 14 hours
    unicornsrule626
    unicornsrule626 posted in Celebs:
    No, i hate him with my heart and soul 
    reply 1 day