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Stepping Out (1991)

Stepping Out is a 1991 musical-comedy film directed by Lewis Gilbert, starring Liza Minnelli, written by Richard Harris and based on a play also written by Harris. Minnelli plays the role ... See full summary »

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Rose
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Mrs. Fraser
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Pam
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Frank
Géza Kovács ...
Jerry
Raymond Rickman ...
Alan
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Stepping Out is a 1991 musical-comedy film directed by Lewis Gilbert, starring Liza Minnelli, written by Richard Harris and based on a play also written by Harris. Minnelli plays the role of a has-been Broadway performer who gives tap lesson to a group of misfits who, through their dance classes, bond and realize what they can achieve. Written by Anonymous

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Your dreams are just a step away

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11 October 1991 (USA)  »

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A scuola di ballo  »

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$242,014 (USA)
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Financially unsuccessful in America, but a modest success in the UK, where it nabbed a Supporting Actress BAFTA nomination for Julie Walters. See more »

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Referenced in Murphy Brown: Stepping Out (1996) See more »

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A film you always want to watch again
7 December 1999 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

Stepping Out isn't commonly spoken of nowadays, which is a shame as the film is a brilliant combination of Shelley Winters' comedy, Liza Minnelli's stamina and voice and superb performances by the 'Mavis Turner Tappers'. The story is inspiring as a group of amateur tap dancers try to make it to the top, and I watch it whenever I feel depressed - It raises your spirits and confidence.


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