17. A lot of the routines carried out by the Toros and the Clovers featured stunts which are thought-about unlawful in highschool competitions.
“There are unlawful strikes,” Reed confirmed in an interview with HuffPost. “There are some collegiate strikes in there that aren’t highschool strikes…that might in all probability be disqualified. On the time, once we had been making the film, if certainly one of this stuff got here up, we erred on the aspect of what works dramatically or what labored greatest for us visually.” That is alright, that is OK with us!
18. The movie’s ending was a degree of competition among the many filmmakers, as there was a divide when it got here to which cheer squad ought to win Nationals. Spoiler alert: The Clovers would take house the trophy.
“I bear in mind there was an entire debate about who was going to win, and there have been individuals within the combine that had been like, ‘Nicely, Kirsten’s the lead, the Toros must win,'” Reed recalled to MTV. “Nicely, nah, that is not the story…they did an incredible job. However they got here in second to the opposite crew, and it was a life lesson for her.”