14 Behind-The-Scenes Facts About The 'Step Up' Movies

When it comes to rom coms, Step Up is the best of the best! People always want to list Love Actually, Bridget Jones's Diary, Crazy, Stupid, Love and any Hugh Grant movie as the number one rom com but they're all wrong. Step Up has it all – it has dance and music elements, there's a rough high school teen who finds purpose in his life through dance and then there's a girl who gets to achieve her dreams. IT'S JUST THE BEST. And while you probably have watched it dozens of times (like any regular human has), there's a bunch of stuff you missed because you were too busy trying to learn the choreography or you were busy trying to wipe off your drool because of young Channing Tatum. Here are some cool on-set secrets from Step Up!

#1 Jenna Dewan-Tatum used to have to spend hours in the makeup chair getting her tattoos covered up. But it's okay because she would spend that time chatting up Channing Tatum!

Cutest. Couple. Ever.

#2 Channing said that he hated practicing the dance move where he had to slide between the legs of the girl. Every time, he had to say a small prayer before he did it because he was terrified he would accidentally knock her over.

#3 The music was pretty great in this movie, right? Especially during the party scenes? Well, all of that was added in later. They were actually just dancing to silence!

#4 Remember the window that the boys break in the movie? The director said it was already broken because Channing thought it was a good idea to use a slingshot to try and break it before the scene was shot.

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