Movies like Dance with Me

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Dance with Me (1998)
 5.9
 7K
Dance with Me (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Young Cuban Rafael just buried his mother, and comes to Houston to meet his father John for the first time. The difficult part is that John doesn't know he is Rafael's father. John runs a dance studio, and everyone prepares for the World Open Dance championship in Las Vegas. It soon becomes clear Rafael is a very good dancer, and Ruby is the biggest hope for the studio at the championship.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, light, entertaining, sexy, romantic, unusual plot structure, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, ballroom dancing, dancer's life, music, romance, follow your dream, mentor, teachers and students, social differences, ambition, hopes, love and romance, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, parents and children, unlikely couple, sport, erotica, father son relationship, catastrophe, gangsters, musician, natural disaster, women, loneliness ...
Place: las vegas, austin texas, texas, cuba, usa, latin america, nevada ...

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Most similar movies to Dance with Me

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, realistic, humorous and sexy films with plots about mentor, destiny, catastrophe, dialogue, runaway, first contact and life philosophy mostly in Drama, Music and Romance genres. Some movies like Dance with Me: Dirty Dancing (1987), Shall We Dance? (2004), Step Up 3D (2010), Step Up Revolution (2012), Beyond the Lights (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 234K
Dirty Dancing (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Expecting the usual tedium that accompanies a summer in the Catskills with her family, 17-year-old Frances 'Baby' Houseman is surprised to find herself stepping into the shoes of a professional hoofer – and unexpectedly falling in love.
Style: feel good, sexy, touching, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, kids, date night
Plot: dancing, coming of age, romance, love story, forbidden love, love and romance, summer romance, teenager, couples, fall in love, love, unlikely couple ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, year 1963
Place: usa, new york, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shall We Dance? (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, a bored and overworked estate lawyer signs up for ballroom dancing lessons.
Style: inspirational, touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: friendship, dancing, couple relations, follow your dream, marriage, romance, dancer's life, hopes, couples, rags to riches, family, dance school ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 59K
Step Up 3D (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A tight-knit group of New York City street dancers, including Luke and Natalie, team up with NYU freshman Moose, and find themselves pitted against the world's best hip hop dancers in a high-stakes showdown that will change their lives forever.
Style: captivating, serious, feel good, romantic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: dancing, dancer's life, happy ending, hip hop, contests and competitions, young lovers, high school, romance, love and romance, teenager, youth, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Step Up Revolution (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Emily arrives in Miami with aspirations to become a professional dancer. She sparks with Sean, the leader of a dance crew whose neighborhood is threatened by Emily's father's development plans.
Style: romantic, feel good, entertaining, light, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: dancing, dancer, dancer's life, romance, hip hop, teenage love, teenager, music, teenage life, competition, revolution, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami, florida, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Beyond the Lights (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Noni Jean is a hot new rising star. But not all is what it seems, and the pressure causes Noni to nearly fall apart - until she meets Kaz Nicol, a promising young cop and aspiring politician who's been assigned to her detail. Can Kaz's ...
Style: romantic, melancholic, emotional, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: suicide attempt, music, mother daughter relationship, musician, pop star, showbiz, police officer, domineering mother, musician's life, relationship vs career, ambition, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, mexico, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 87K
Burlesque (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Burlesque Lounge has its best days behind it. Tess, a retired dancer and owner of the venue, struggles to keep the aging theater alive, facing all kinds of financial and artistic challenges. With the Lounge's troupe members becoming ...
Style: sexy, romantic, light, melancholic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, performer's life, desire for fame, cabaret, ambition, love and romance, performance, dancer, nightlife, musician, follow your dream, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, iowa, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. When she joins forces with the schools hottest dancer, Chase, to form a crew of ...
Style: romantic, inspirational, entertaining, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids
Plot: dancing, dancer, dancer's life, youth, ballet, hip hop, contests and competitions, teenage love, dance contest, high school, love and romance, breakdance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland, usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In pre-revolution Cuba, Katey Miller is about to defy everyone's expectations. Instead of a parent-approved suitor, Katey is drawn to the sexy waiter, Javier, who spends his nights dancing in Havana's nightclubs. As she secretly learns to ...
Style: romantic, light, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, dancing, dancer's life, young lovers, love, latin, salsa, love story, fall in love, love and romance, revolution, life philosophy ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 80s
Place: cuba, havana cuba, caribbean, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Saturday Night Fever (1977)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Tony Manero is a Brooklyn paint-store clerk who'd give anything to break out of his dead-end existence. In life, Tony is a peasant; on the disco dance floor, he's a king. As the soundtrack plays one Bee Gees hit after another, white-suited ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, rough, light, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: dancing, disco, working class, dancer, nightclub, music, dysfunctional family, slut, teenager, urban setting, moving, racism ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 16K
Staying Alive (1983)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It's five years later and Tony Manero's Saturday Night Fever is still burning. Now he's strutting toward his biggest challenger yet - making it as a dancer on the Broadway stage.
Style: sexy, melancholic, romantic, intense, harsh ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: dancing, disco, music, dysfunctional family, runaway, happy ending, fight scenes, fantasy world, family, destiny, culture clash, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 26K
Stomp the Yard (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the death of his younger brother, a troubled 19-year-old street dancer from Los Angeles is able to bypass juvenile hall by enrolling in the historically black, Truth University in Atlanta, Georgia. But his efforts to get an education and woo ...
Style: inspirational, intense, captivating, exciting, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: dancing, music, romance, cheerleading, competition, hip hop, rivalry, high school, college, ambition, leadership, teenage love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Save the Last Dance (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: 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.
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: dancing, interracial romance, ballet, dancer's life, high school, romance, hip hop, teenager, love and romance, music, teenage love, black man white woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, usa, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Jazz Singer (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Neil Diamond stars as Yussel in this tale of a young Jewish cantor who strives to make a career in music.
Style: touching, intense, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: jewish, father son relationship, tradition, showbiz, family relations, parents and children, religions or cults, desire for fame, follow your dream, estrangement, lifestyle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: california, new york, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Competition (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The movie centers on a piano competition whose winner is assured of success. It is Paul's last chance to compete, but newcomer Heidi may be a better pianist. Can romance be far away? Will she take a dive despite the pressure to win from her ...
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, musician, romance, music, love affair, mentor, prejudice, relationships, runaway, sacrifice, stereotypes, love story ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Save the Last Dance 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sara joins Julliard in New York to fulfill her and her mother's dream of becoming the Prima ballerina of the school. She befriends her roommates, Zoe and Miles, who teach hip-hop classes. She has ballet classes with the rigid and famous Monique ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: interracial relations, cinderella story, follow your dream, hopes, love and romance, dancing, music, ambition, hip hop, teachers and students, urban ghetto life, hardcase students ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.8
 28K
You Got Served (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At Mr. Rad's Warehouse, the best hip-hop crews in Los Angeles compete for money and respect. But when a suburban crew crashes the party, stealing their dancers - and their moves - two warring friends have to pull together to represent the ...
Style: humorous, intense, stylized, ridiculous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: dancing, hip hop, breakdance, friendship, music, betrayal, cheerleading, competition, follow your dream, rivalry, dance performance, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 7K
Breakin' (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A struggling young dancer joins forces with two breakdancers and together they become a street sensation.
Style: humorous, feel good, splatter, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dancing, hip hop, breakdance, music, teenager, gangsters, street kid, rap, culture clash, ghetto, runaway, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, los angeles, australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 35K
Drumline (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A fish-out-of-water comedy about a talented street drummer from Harlem who enrolls in a Southern university, expecting to lead its marching band's drumline to victory. He initially flounders in his new world, before realizing that it takes more ...
Style: feel good, humorous, inspirational, melancholic, light ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: music, underdog, college, dancing, hip hop, high school, teenager, rivalry, destiny, adaptation, music band, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: harlem, georgia, usa, new york, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.4
 24K
Glitter (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman is catapulted into pop stardom, with her already-famous DJ boyfriend calling the shots.
Style: emotional, melancholic, touching, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, music, showbiz, hopes, ambition, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, rise and fall, love affair, follow your dream, rising to stardom, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 10K
Duets (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Duets is a road-trip comedy which revolves around the little known world of karaoke and the whimsical characters who inhabit it. All roads lead to Omaha, site of a national karaoke competition where this motley group of singers and stars come ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, entertaining, road movie ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: road trip, family relations, love and romance, partners, contests and competitions, ambition, musician, singing competition, on the road, father daughter relationship, mentor, runaway ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, california, new jersey, nevada, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! (1989)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the sixties, Eddie and the cruisers was the hottest band around. But the tragic death of its lead singer broke the band up. Only Eddie is not dead. He works as a carpenter in Montreal. His love of music forces him to create a new band which will ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, harsh ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: music, redemption, musician, rock and roll, happy ending, lone hero, life philosophy, justice, first contact, hip hop, transformation, mentor ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, las vegas, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 51K
Footloose (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Ren MacCormack is transplanted from Boston to the small southern town of Bomont where loud music and dancing are prohibited. Not one to bow to the status quo, Ren challenges the ban, revitalizing the town and falling in love with the minister’s ...
Style: feel good, absurd, entertaining, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: dancing, teenage love, dancer's life, small town, teenager, rebellion, love and romance, youth, culture clash, hip hop, music, love ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 5K
Pure Country (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dusty Chandler (Strait) is a super star in the country music world, but his shows have the style of a '70s rock concert. One day he takes a walk - out of his overdone concerts to find his real country roots. He's helped and hindered by ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, light, scenic, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: romance, love story, starting over, country music, musician's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, love and romance, desire for fame, couple relations, love affair, americana ...
Place: usa, las vegas, texas, australia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.6
 26K
Take the Lead (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A former professional dancer volunteers to teach dance in the New York public school system and, while his background first clashes with his students' tastes, together they create a completely new style of dance. Based on the story of ballroom ...
Style: inspirational, feel good, sexy, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, date night
Plot: dancing, teacher, dancer, dancer's life, dedicated educator, high school, teachers and students, music, prejudice, respect, ambition, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Fighting Temptations (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The Fighting Temptations stars Cuba Gooding, Jr. as the film's protagonist as he attempts to revive a church choir in order to enter a gospel competition with the help of a beautiful lounge singer (Beyoncé Knowles) with whom he soon falls in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: church choir, small town, music, love story, music band, contests and competitions, ambition, last wish, disorder, friendship, rivalry, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cuba, georgia, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 10K
Brown Sugar (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sidney is a writer who's just left her L.A. Times music review gig to edit New York hip-hop magazine XXL. Dre is an executive with a hip-hop record company based in New York. They've known each other since they met as children, when both ...
Style: feel good, romantic, intense, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: hip hop, romance, friendship, infidelity, music, love triangle, looking for love, fall in love, couples, gangsters, happy ending, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california, new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Honeysuckle Rose (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Buck Bonham (Willie Nelson) is a country singer, with a good family, struggling to find national fame. He juggles his music career with his responsibilities to his wife and son. He has everything going his way until the daughter of his former ...
Style: road movie, erotic, buddy movie, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rock and roll, love, romance, music, on the road, musician, family, fantasy world, fight scenes, first contact, destiny, brutality ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: texas, new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 2K
Tap (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Max Washington has just been released from prison after serving time for burglary. He returns to his old hangout, a hoofer club. His old girl friend, Amy, who still works at the club as a Tap instructor, is less than thrilled to see him. Her father, ...
Style: feel good, intense, touching, clever, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gangsters, music, destiny, dancing, redemption, writers, rock and roll, single father, transformation, underdog, vengeance, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.3
 5K
Love Jones (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Darius Lovehall is a young black poet in Chicago who starts dating Nina Moseley, a beautiful and talented photographer. While trying to figure out if they've got a "love thing" or are just "kicking it," they hang out with ...
Style: sexy, romantic, light, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, sex, love affair, friendship, women, life philosophy, lifestyle, opposites attract, writer's life, love, gangsters, hip hop ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 8K
Bed of Roses (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The seeds of love are planted when Lisa, a high-powered investment banker, receives flowers from a secret admirer. But when his fairy-tale fantasies clash with her workaholic ways, they soon find out that sometimes, it's harder than it seems ...
Style: romantic, fairy tale, touching, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: florist, magic, love, women, romance, revenge, sacrifice, betrayal, childhood, runaway, adultery, death ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%