DANCE MOVIES

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Strictly Ballroom (1992)
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A maverick dancer risks his career by performing an unusual routine and sets out to succeed with a new partner. (94 mins.)
Director: Baz Luhrmann
 
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Save the Last Dance (2001)
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A white midwestern girl moves to Chicago, where her new boyfriend is a black teen from the South Side with a rough, semi-criminal past. (112 mins.)
Director: Thomas Carter
 
3.
Save the Last Dance 2 (2006 Video)
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Sara joins Julliard in New York to fulfill her and her mother's dream of becoming the Prima ballerina of the school... (90 mins.)
Director: David Petrarca
 
4.
White Nights (1985)
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An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment... (136 mins.)
Director: Taylor Hackford
 
5.
Top Hat (1935)
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An American dancer comes to Britain and falls for a model whom he initially annoyed, but she mistakes him for his goofy producer. (101 mins.)
Director: Mark Sandrich
 
6.
Flashdance (1983)
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A Pittsburgh woman with two jobs as a welder and an exotic dancer wants to get into ballet school. (95 mins.)
Director: Adrian Lyne
 
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Dirty Dancing (1987)
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Spending the summer at a Catskills resort with her family, Frances "Baby" Houseman falls in love with the camp's dance instructor, Johnny Castle. (100 mins.)
Director: Emile Ardolino
 
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Dance with Me (1998)
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Young Cuban Rafael just buried his mother, and comes to Houston to meet his father John for the first time... (126 mins.)
Director: Randa Haines
 
9.
Shall We Dance (2004)
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A romantic comedy where a bored, overworked Estate Lawyer, upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, signs up for ballroom dancing lessons. (106 mins.)
Director: Peter Chelsom
 
10.
Mad Hot Ballroom (2005 Documentary)
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The students of several New York City elementary schools learn ballroom dancing and compete in a city wide dance competition. (105 mins.)
Director: Marilyn Agrelo
 
11.
Take the Lead (2006)
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The real story of a dance teacher who believed in the talent of a group of problem kids. (118 mins.)
Director: Liz Friedlander
 
12.
Lambada (1990)
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Kevin Laird is a Beverly Hills school teacher by day and a mystery man by night. Using his lambada dance... (104 mins.)
Director: Joel Silberg
 
13.
Along Came Polly (2004)
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A buttoned up newlywed finds his too organized life falling into chaos when he falls in love with an old classmate. (90 mins.)
Director: John Hamburg
 
14.
Center Stage (2000)
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A group of 12 teenagers from various backgrounds enroll at the American Ballet Academy in New York to make it as ballet dancers and each one deals with the problems and stress of training and getting ahead in the world of dance. (115 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Hytner
 
15.
El cantante (2006)
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The life story of Hector Lavoe who started the salsa movement in 1975 and brought it to the United States. (106 mins.)
Director: Leon Ichaso
 
16.
Salsa (1988)
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Fatherless barrio Puertorican Rico is a menial car mechanic by day, but lives for the nights, when he dances and dates hot dancing girls... (97 mins.)
Director: Boaz Davidson