the year: 2005
the genre: dramedy
the cast: Bow Wow (Xavier "X" Smith); Chi McBride (Curtis Smith); Meagan Good (Naomi Phillips); Wesley Jonathan (Sweetness); Nick Cannon (Bernard); Brandon T. Jackson (Junior); Jurnee Smollett (Tori)
the plot: X and his friends, who rule their local rink, are shocked when their home base goes out of business. Heading over to the Sweetwater Roller Rink, they find their modest talents are, at first, no competition for their trick skaters and pretty girls who follow their every move.
don't miss: the skate-off.
listen for: "Don't mess with the Department of Sanitation or you will come up dirty!"
did you know: that if I one day come upon a huge sum of money, I will purchase my very own roller rink. Friends and family skate for free - so be sure to stop by!
extra bonus points: if you know who makes a cameo as DJ Johnny Feelgood. "Let's do this Johnny!"
also listen for: "Hey! Calm down 'fro magnum!"