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Overall B-

Raya (Rutina Wesley) is forced to do some fancying footwork when her life at an exclusive private school comes to an end due to financial restraints back home. But things in the inner-city prove better than she feared when she applies her moves to the world of step dancing.

Violence B
Sexual Content B
Profanity D+
Substance Use D+

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some drug content, suggestive material and language.

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How She Move

Raya’s sister was highly influenced by her peer group, which led to her eventual death. Now her mother is very concerned about Raya hanging out with the same group. Are her mother’s fears valid? How might the girls’ varying personalities affect their reaction to the similar circumstances? What might Raya have done to help relieve her mother’s worries?