John Clark is a middle aged Chicago estate lawyer. He loves his family, which includes his wife Beverly, but their combined busy schedules and getting caught in a rut after two decades of marriage has left him feeling unfulfilled. While taking the el train home every night, he notices the same young, beautiful contemplative woman staring out of one of the windows of Miss Mitzi's Dance Studio, which specializes in ballroom. He is intrigued enough with her beauty and sadness to go in one evening on his way home. He learns that she is Paulina, one of the instructors and a former world class ballroom dancer. Because of her, he signs up for beginner group dance lessons, regardless of them being taught by Miss Mitzi herself, and not Paulina. As time progresses, John gets caught up in the lives of those at Miss Mitzi's: his two fellow classmates - overweight Vern who wants to learn to dance for his upcoming wedding, and Chic, who wants to impress the ladies - and two of the studio's ...
A new comedy about following your own lead.
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Did You Know?
The movie playing on the TV in the background is The Band Wagon
(1953), a classic dance musical. See more
When Richard Gere's character is at home washing his SUV, the car is covered in soap suds but the driver's window is wide open. See more
"To catch a husband is an art. To hold him is a job." - Simone de Beauvoir.
Features The Band Wagon
Music by Milton Ager
Lyrics by Jack Yellen
Produced and Arranged by John Altman See more