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'Pitch Perfect 2' trailer showcases high notes, low comedy
'Pitch Perfect 2' trailer showcases high notes, low comedy

The Barden Bellas are back to take on the world in the first trailer for "Pitch Perfect 2," the tuneful follow-up to 2012's sleeper hit starring Anna Kendrick as a college student who reluctantly shakes up an old-fashioned female singing group. The sequel finds the Bellas -- played by Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Brittany Snow, newcomer Hailee Steinfeld and others -- headed for the World Championships of A Capella, where trash-talking, black-clad Euro-rivals await and no American team has ever won. Judging from the trailer, viewable above, "Pitch Perfect 2" will replicate the original film's mix of wacky but undeniably catchy musical numbers, spirited...