Standing Ovation Synopsis
Five young friends form a singing group to compete in a national contest.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
The cast is full of fresh-faced unknowns ready for their close-ups. Most likely to succeed is Kayla Jackson, an almond-eyed dreamer, as...
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Orlando Sentinel

By Roger Moore
Off the wall? Friend, you don’t know off the wall until you’ve seen five twelve-year-old girl singer-dancers cover the Tina Turner/Phil...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Standing Ovation is an innovative film in the sense that every minute or so it comes up with a different way of being annoying. Moreover,...
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Boxoffice Magazine

By Pete Hammond
This is the kind of movie where the audience of extras orgasmically react after every song as if they were at a Bruce Springsteen concert...
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By Joe Leydon
At once annoyingly hyper and underwhelmingly dull.
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Boston Globe

This low-budget film from writer-director Stewart Raffill (“Across the Great Divide,’’ “Mac and Me’’) is processed cheese molded into a...
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Five Word Review

By tamtaylor
Great movie you must see!!!...

Five Word Review

By bdg144
Best Movie of the Summer!...

wost movie ever

By mischaching

Standing NO-vation...If Hell Had A Soundtrack

By scottjen
Armed with a script written possibly by chimps, a cast with no discernible acting skills (including an obnoxious young child whom any sane parent would crack across the bottom), the same danged dance...

Five Word Review

By andrealo911
What a big pathetic joke...

Five Word Review

By christinespurling
Acting pretty weak Very predictable...

Standing Ovation!!!

By theirmarme3
I loved it!!!! The music was awesome. It's a great movie for kids! When it comes out on DVD they'll watch it over and over!...

Thumbs up

By Mairjalin
Took my 7 year old granddaughter and she loved it. It's a great movie for the 7-12 year old girls. There is no profanity, and yes, there is some nastiness between the groups but not more than what...

Standing Ovation is no standing ovation

By franstow
One of the worse movies I've ever seen. The actors CAN NOT act! My 12 yr old daughter didn't even like it. It should have been direct to DVD. I've seen Disney channel movies that are better. The only...

Standing Ovation

By qpons
Some nice dance routines to watch but that's about all that can be said for it. The dialogue from the "actors???" is very stilted. Definitely a low budget "B' movie. I would give it a 2.5 on a 1...

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Rated PG | For Some Rude Behavior
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 10+ Tween musical competition with mean behavior, name-calling.
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