The story of two women whose lives are dedicated to ballet. Deedee left her promising dance career to become a wife and mother and now runs a ballet school in Oklahoma. Emma stayed with a company and became a star though her time has nearly passed. Both want what the other has and reflect on missed chances as they are brought together again through Deedee's daughter, who joins the company.
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A moving story. A romantic story. A story of envy, hatred, friendship, triumph and love.
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Did You Know?
First of two Academy Award Best Picture nominees to receive 11 nominations without winning any Oscars. This film jointly holds the record with The Color Purple
(1985) for the film with most Oscar nominations without a single win. See more
When Baryshnikov finishes his continuum pirouettes at the Coda of Don Quixote his hair is all messy. At the Camera cut the immediate new shot he is perfectly brushed and gelled up. See more
Oh, that's not a little toad. That's rather a large bullfrog!
Music by Carl Czerny
Arranged by John Lanchbery See more