‘The Watch’ vs. ‘Step Up Revolution': Box Office Battle (POLL)

By: Gabrielle Chung / July 27, 2012

This week, The Watch and Step Up Revolution are going head-to-head to see who can dethrone The Dark Knight Rises‘ box office stonghold.

Though both films are very different in genre, each garners the attention of a distinct audience that could help knock off the Batman film from the top spot.

Read on for the breakdown of these summer flicks.

First up, The Watch boasts to be the box office’s new comedy goldmine as funnymen Ben Stiller and Vince Vaughn reunite for the first time since 2004’s Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, with comedians Jonah Hill and The IT Crowd‘s Richard Ayoade rounding out the cast.

The movie centers around four residents who form a rag-tag neighborhood watch group as a way to get out of their day-to-day family routines — only to find themselves defending the Earth from an alien invasion.

With The Lonely Island‘s Akiva Schaffer in the director’s seat, fans can definitely expect a quick cameo from frequent collaborators Andy Samberg and Jorma Taccone.

Watch the film’s trailer, below.

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However, Step Up Revolution is drawing in droves of dance lovers to the cinema.

As the fourth installment to the Step Up franchise made famous by Magic Mike star Channing Tatum, the film boasts hot dance routines and an even hotter soundtrack.

Starring Ryan Guzman and Kathryn McCormick, the dance flick followers a couple in Miami, FL, who must save their historic neighborhood from destruction through elaborate, cutting-edge flash mob performances.

Watch the video below for Celebuzz‘s exclusive sneak peek at the first four minutes of the film.

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Which movie will you go see: The Watch or Step Up Revolution? Cast your vote in the poll, above.