15 Slammin’ Secrets of Save the Last Dance
But the MTV Films release did reward us with a good deal of dance figures to invest hours memorizing, a good soundtrack (Pink‘s “You Make Me Sick,” Ice Dice‘s “You Can Do It,” K-Ci and JoJo‘s “Nuts”) and the worthwhile lesson that we should never go away our s–t on the ground.
Furthermore, it launched the world to an unfamiliar Kerry Washington as Derek’s sister Chenille, who challenged Sara when she brushed off any point out of her inherent white privilege by boldly declaring, “You can find only one planet, Chenille.” Uhhhhh… As Chenille set it, “That’s what they train you. We know various.”
So there are elements that are nevertheless slammin’.
And with the 20th anniversary of the Jan. 12 release upon us, we’re ready to dust off our very best STEPPS-deserving moves and dance in circles. Likely all around you. Here’s every little thing you may have forgotten about the 2001 flick.