Most Popular "Modern Dance" Titles
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1. Dance Moms (2011– )
TV-PG | 42 min | Reality-TV
Set in Pittsburgh's renowned Abby Lee Dance Company, owned and operated by notoriously demanding and passionate instructor Abby Lee Miller, the series follows children's early steps on the ... See full summary »
2. Frances Ha (2012)
R | 86 min | Comedy, Drama
A story that follows a New York woman (who doesn't really have an apartment), apprentices for a dance company (though she's not really a dancer), and throws herself headlong into her dreams, even as their possibility dwindles.
3. Save the Last Dance (2001)
PG-13 | 112 min | Drama, Music, Romance
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.
6. Test (I) (2013)
89 min | Drama
San Francisco, 1985: Frankie confronts the challenges of being an understudy in a modern dance company as he embarks on a budding relationship with Todd, a veteran dancer in the same ... See full summary »
9. The Dancer Upstairs (2002)
R | 132 min | Drama, Thriller, Crime
A police detective in a South American country is dedicated to hunting down a revolutionary guerilla leader.
10. The Book of Revelation (2006)
118 min | Mystery, Romance, Thriller
An erotic mystery about power and sex, the entanglement of victim and perpetrator, and a man's struggle to regain his lost self.
11. Isadora (1968)
M | 131 min | Biography, Drama, Music
A biography of the dancer Isadora Duncan, the 1920s dancer who forever changed people's ideas of ballet. Her nude, semi-nude, and pro-Soviet dance projects as well as her attitudes on free ... See full summary »
13. The Red Shoes (2005)
Not Rated | 103 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
A woman who finds a pair of pink high heels on a subway platform soon realizes that jealousy, greed, and death follow them wherever they go.
14. The Heirloom (2005)
R | 97 min | Drama, Horror
A Taiwanese man returns to the island after years abroad when he inherits a house; when he and his fiancé move in, strange things start to happen.
17. CQ2 (Seek You Too) (2004)
100 min | Drama
CQ2 (seek you too) is the story of an teenager, with an uncertain future, who canalises her lust for life in the study of contemporary dance.
19. Black Sheep Boy (1995)
Unrated | 37 min | Short, Fantasy
The psychological and emotional motivations of gay sexual fetish, especially relating to gay male teens maturing into men and their sexual exploits.
20. Ghostlight (2003)
80 min | Comedy
This film portrait of modern dance legend Martha Graham examines the creative process, as well as important events in Martha's pioneering career. Plays thematically with time and memory, ... See full summary »
21. The Cake-Walk Infernal (1903)
5 min | Short, Fantasy
Pluto, having seen the earth, comes back home amazed at the success of that well-known dance, the "cake-walk." He has brought back with him two noted well-known dancers, who start their ... See full summary »
90 min | Documentary
A documentary containing three historic performances in the world of dance: (1) "A Dancer's World" demonstrates the challenge and beauty of expression through movement, dance and ballet. (2... See full summary »
36 min | Documentary, Short
A profile of Ted Shawn and the Denishawn Dancer, the first all male dance troupe in the United States (1933)
29. Limón: A Life Beyond Words (2001)
A compelling look at the life and work of revolutionary modern dancer and choreographer Jose Limon (1908-1972), once described by the New York Times as the "greatest male dancer of his own or any other time."
85 min | Documentary
A turbulent century, a grand romance, and a passionate search for artistic independence come alive.
32. Melbourne Shuffler (2005 Video)
78 min | Documentary, Music
Dance music has spread across the world transcending religious & racial barriers connecting to the hearts and souls of millions. People have always felt the rhythm of music and have as a ... See full summary »
38. Cruel Garden (1982 TV Movie)
80 min | Music
The Poet lives, dies and is reborn through various symbolic scenarios, which draw on the imagery of Lorca's works, including the bull-ring, flamenco, and the world of Buster Keaton's silent films.
40. Perceptions (2006)
5 min | Short, Drama, Romance
A young woman is thrust into an alternative reality during a drug induced high where she sees herself as a beautiful dancer with no worries in the world. When her drug dealer shows up at ... See full summary »
42. Kool - Dancing in My Mind (2009)
Documentary, Short, Biography
Robert Wilson pays homage to Japanese dancer and choreographer, Suzushi Hanayagi (1928- ). He mixes archival footage of her performances in the late 1980s and the 1990s, contemporary ... See full summary »
43. Resonance (1993)
11 min | Short
A stylized, wordless look at two men in Sydney: a gay man and a man who leads a gay-bashing gang. The gay man, recovering from his beating, practices dance that is sometimes tai chi, ... See full summary »
46. Returning Home (2003)
45 min | Documentary
The body is our home, as is the larger body of the earth. When these two bodies move in harmony, a dance unfolds. Both are made whole. RETURNING HOME is a breathtaking and groundbreaking ... See full summary »
49. Movement (R)evolution Africa (2007)
65 min | Documentary
In an astonishing exposition of choreographic fomentation, nine African choreographers tell stories of an emergent art form and their diverse and deeply contemporary expressions of self. ... See full summary »
50. Lester Horton Technique: Advanced Level (2005 Video)
Dance Spotlight presents the final documentation of the Lester Horton modern dance technique. This innovative technique is a source of inspiration to countless modern dance choreographers ... See full summary »