Drumline (2002)

A snare/axatse-rolling celebration of black marching-band musicians and halftime college sports traditions, Drumline is a high-energy fish-out-of-water comedy about what happens around the football it intersects only momentarily – brought to life by a feisty and convivial Nick Cannon. 6/10.

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Plot Synopsis: Set against the high-energy, high-stakes world of show-style marching bands, “Drumline” is a fish-out-of-water comedy about a talented street drummer from Harlem who enrolls in a Southern university, expecting to lead its marching band’s drumline to victory. He initially flounders in his new world before realizing that it takes a more than talent to reach the top.

Official CLC Score: 6/10

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