Sing (1989)




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Movie Info

In this tuneful teen drama, two disparate high school students, he a street-wise Italian rebel and she a sweet naive Jewish girl, fall in love while preparing for the annual "Sing," a competition between seniors and the other grades attending Brooklyn schools. It is the caring school music teacher who involves the street-tough, for he sees tremendous talent in the youth. With the help of the teacher and the affection of the young woman, the angry youngster, mends his self-destructive ways and … More

Rating: PG-13
Genre: Musical & Performing Arts, Drama
Directed By: ,
Written By: Dean Pitchford
In Theaters:
TriStar Pictures


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as Dominic

as Hannah

as Mr. Marowitz

as Mrs. DeVere

as Mrs. Tucci

as Cecelia

as Mr. Frye

as Cheap Chick

as Murray Bloom

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as Black Dude/Specialty...

as Mrs. Simonides

as Blade

as Stanley

as Greasy Guy

as Senior Girl

as Junior Girl

as Old Jewish Lady

as Mr. Abaldi

as Cab Driver

as Grandma

as Insurance Man

as Jewish Mother

as Italian Mother

as Pretty Girl

as Lou the Janitor

as Mr. Tucci

as Store Owner

as Specialty Dancer
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Critic Reviews for Sing

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (4)

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | May 20, 2003
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Washington Post
Top Critic

Attempt to recreate "Footloose" fire in Brooklyn doesn't work; a few good songs, though

July 24, 2003
Kalamazoo Gazette

August 12, 2005

Audience Reviews for Sing

Cool teen film with a commendable twist: no car chases! Actually, this is a cross between Lady and the Tramp and Fame.

Dean McKenna

Super Reviewer


One more time, I'll sing a song. There's a power in my voice that's hopeful and strong. Years from now somewhere down line, and we'll all sing one more time.

That's what a remember, and I always get it stuck in my head. I loved this movie as a kid.

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