Take the Lead movoe photo

Take the Lead

A former professional dancer volunteers to teach dance in the New York public school system. While his background first clashes with his students' tastes, together they create a completely new style of dance. Based on the story of ballroom dancer Pierre Dulane.

-- Box Office --
Released: Mar 17th, 2006
Budget: N/A
Revenue: N/A

Take the Lead Main Cast

→ View All
Antonio Banderas
Antonio Banderas
plays Pierre Dulaine
Yaya DaCosta
Yaya DaCosta
plays LaRhette
Rob Brown
Rob Brown
plays Rock
Alfre Woodard
Alfre Woodard
plays Augustine James
John Ortiz
John Ortiz
plays Mr. Temple
[More Cast]

Movie Trivia/Goofs

→ View All
  • CAMEO(Pierre Dulaine): as one of the judges for the 25th Annual Grand Ballroom Competition.
  • Movie Goof (boom mic visible): In a lot of the scenes in the cellar in which they keep the bad students, a microphone that appears to be on a track shows in most of the shots.
  • Originally, Antonio Banderas turned down the part of Pierre when he looked at the script and realized the whole film was about ballroom dancing. The producers begged him for a few minutes for them to explain the story. After hearing this, viewing a documentary on and meeting the real Pierre, Banderas signed on.
  • Movie Goof (continuity error): The first time when Pierre is in Augustine's office, he mentions the pictures of students on the wall. During the shot of the students, the pictures of Rock's brother and of LaRhette's brother are side by side. But when Pierre asks Augustine about Rock and LaRhette, she points out the students on the wall but LaRhette's brother's picture is below Rock's brother's picture.
View All: Trivia - Goofs - Quotes


You are successfully logged out.
login
[close]

ShareTV Login

Username
Password
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Create Account

Username
Password
Verify Password
EMAIL

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Forgot Your Password?

EMAIL
Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.