"Battle of the Year 3D" Released on September 20, 2013.
"Battle of the Year 3D" is a dance movie directed by Benson Lee ; it is a dramatic reinterpretation of his earlier award-winning documentary Planet B-Boy. The movie follows an American team of hip-hop dancers entering a world competition helped by a coach played by Josh Holloway ("Lost").
"Battle of the Year 3D" was shot in native stereoscopic format and is released in 1,800 theaters in the US this Friday by Sony Screen Gems. The movie features recording star Chris Brown who is supposed to attract a young urban audience.
The Official Trailer
Battle of the Year is the Olympics of break dancing, a tournament held every year that attracts all the best teams from around the world, but the Americans haven't won in fifteen years. Los Angeles Hip Hop mogul and former B-Boy Dante (Alonso) wants to put the country that started the Sport back on top. He enlists his hard-luck friend Blake (Holloway), who was a championship basketball coach, to coach his team.
Armed with the theory that the right coach can make any team champions, they assemble a Dream Team of all the best b-boys across the country. With only three months until Battle of the Year, Blake has to use every tactic he knows to get twelve talented individuals to come together as a team if they're going to bring the Trophy back to America where it started. The movie is inspired by the actual World championship held yearly in France.
ComingSoon.net estimations for the opening weekend total gross is 22 M$.
Opening dates ouside USA go from October 9 (Taiwan) to December 12, 2013 (Australia).