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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 »

Director:

Lewis Gilbert

Writers:

Richard Harris (play), Richard Harris (screenplay)
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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robyn Stevan Robyn Stevan ... Sylvia
Jane Krakowski ... Lynne
Bill Irwin ... Geoffrey
Ellen Greene ... Maxine
Sheila McCarthy ... Andy
Andrea Martin ... Dorothy
Julie Walters ... Vera
Carol Woods Carol Woods ... Rose
Liza Minnelli ... Mavis Turner
Shelley Winters ... Mrs. Fraser
Luke Reilly Luke Reilly ... Patrick
Nora Dunn ... Pam
Eugene Robert Glazer ... Frank
Géza Kovács Géza Kovács ... Jerry
Raymond Rickman 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

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Musical

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 October 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A scuola di ballo See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$242,014
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Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The Broadway production of "Stepping Out" by Richard Harris opened at the John Golden Theater in New York on January 11, 1987 and ran for 73 performances. Carol Woods recreated her stage role in the movie version. Richard Harris also wrote the screenplay based on his play. See more »


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Beyond the Blue Horizon
by Leo Robin, Richard A. Whiting and W. Franke Harling
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enthusiastic heart-warming fun
20 February 2001 | by rollo_tomasoSee all my reviews

Lewis Gilbert finds more magic with Julie Walters who is brilliant in her bit. Liza Minelli is terrific and everybody is having a grand old time in one of the best movies nobody's ever heard of. This is by no means a great or important film, but it is marvelously enjoyable entertainment from beginning to end in a true ensemble piece. If you are in the video store and just want to feel good, rent this film.


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