Movies like Flashdance

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Flashdance (1983)
 6.2
 55K
Flashdance (1983)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The popular 1980’s dance movie that depicts the life of an exotic dancer with a side job as a welder who true desire is to get into ballet school. It’s her dream to be a professional dancer and now is her chance. The film has a great soundtrack with an Oscar winning song.
Style: sexy, erotic, inspirational, romantic, feel good, serious, light, road movie, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: dancing, music, stripper, cheerleading, teenager, women, fashion, happy ending, romance, rock and roll, ballet, love, catastrophe, erotica, school, cyberpunk, natural disaster, family, internet, hip hop, lone hero, fantasy world, breakdance, destiny, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa

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Most similar movies to Flashdance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, feel good, sexy and humorous films with plots about family, mentor, dialogue, destiny, catastrophe, runaway and happy ending mostly in Music, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Flashdance: Dirty Dancing (1987), Save the Last Dance (2001), You Got Served (2004), Saturday Night Fever (1977), Stomp the Yard (2007). 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 ⇓
88%
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 ⇓
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 ⇓
100%
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%
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 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 ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
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 ⇓
100%
 6.6
 22K
Center Stage (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of 12 teenagers from various backgrounds enroll at the American Ballet Academy in New York to make it as ballet dancers and each one deals with the problems and stress of training and getting ahead in the world of dance.
Style: feel good, serious, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: ballet, dancing, love triangle, teenager, music, lifestyle, hopes, love and romance, ambition, infidelity, artists and showbiz, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, san francisco, usa, manhattan new york city, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.3
 46K
Honey (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Honey Daniels (Jessica Alba) dreams of making a name for herself as a hip-hop choreographer. When she's not busy hitting downtown clubs with her friends, she teaches dance classes at a nearby community center in Harlem, N.Y., as a way to keep ...
Style: sexy, inspirational, exciting, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night, kids
Plot: dancing, hip hop, music, lifestyle, follow your dream, love and romance, cheerleading, teenager, choreographer, ambition, hopes, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 120K
Step Up (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a chance to follow their dreams, but some people only get one shot. Tyler Gage is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore's tracks and the only thing that stands between him and an unfulfilled life are his dreams of one day ...
Style: feel good, captivating, sweet, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: dancing, happy ending, hip hop, love and romance, ballet, dance school, music, romance, youth, teenage love, teenager, performance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 116K
Coyote Ugly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Graced with a velvet voice, 21-year-old Violet Sanford heads to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a songwriter only to find her aspirations sidelined by the accolades and notoriety she receives at her "day" job as a barmaid at ...
Style: humorous, romantic, stylized, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: dancing, dancer's life, music, love affair, nightlife, ambition, parents and children, nightclub, love and romance, desire for fame, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2000s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 23K
Fame (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted in the performing arts
Style: inspirational, realistic, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, date night, teen drama
Plot: music, dancing, high school, teenager, gay, teacher, life philosophy, high school life, audition, dysfunctional family, family, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 ⇓
21%
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 ⇓
33%
 4.9
 4K
Satisfaction (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a young rock group called The Mystery gets its first gig at a club, it's an opportunity to see what life is all about! Fresh out of high school, the rockers are hired by an exclusive beach resort thanks to a faded '60s songwriter. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sexy, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: rock and roll, friendship, rock, music, coming of age, romance, teenager, women, dancing, nudity (full frontal - brief), vengeance, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 ⇓
29%
No Small Affair (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar, but is about to be thrown out. Although rejected at first ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, sweet, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: love, teenager, coming of age, happy ending, teenage love, topless woman, female nudity, young lovers, teenage life, fall in love, photographer, high school ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 44K
Rock Star (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rock Star tells the story of Chris Cole and a rock band called Steel Dragon. Cole is a photocopier technician by day, and the lead singer of a Steel Dragon tribute band called "Blood Pollution" by night.Internal struggles between the Steel ...
Style: melancholic, stylized, entertaining, light, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: rock star, music, rock and roll, heavy metal culture, rock music, rock, audition, success, ambition, rock concert, relationship problems, overnight success ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey, pittsburgh, pennsylvania, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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 ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Janey is new in town, and soon meets Lynne, who shares her passion for dancing in general, and "Dance TV" in particular. When a competition is announced to find a new Dance TV regular couple, Janey and Lynne are determined to audition. The ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sexy, clever, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: dancing, teenager, high school, friendship, cheerleading, coming of age, love, vengeance, teenage girl, competition, bullying, rebellion ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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 ⇓
27%
 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 ⇓
27%
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 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 ⇓
14%
 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 ⇓
26%
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 ⇓
26%
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 ⇓
26%
High School Musical (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Troy (Zac Efron), the popular captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella (Vanessa Anne Hudgens), the brainy and beautiful member of the academic club, break all the rules of East High society when they secretly audition for the leads in the ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night, family outing ...
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, teenage love, love and romance, music, disney, teenager, friendship, family relations, happy ending, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s
Place: usa, albuquerque new mexico, new mexico, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 9K
The Rose (1979)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Midler is the rock-and-roll singer Mary Rose Foster (known as the Rose to her legions of fans), whose romantic relationships and mental health are continuously imperiled by the demands of life on the road.
Style: sexy, road movie, melancholic, harsh, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: addiction, rock and roll, rock band, musician, love, women, alcohol abuse, drug abuse, rock, music, bittersweet, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 70s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, ballroom dancing, dancer's life, music, romance, follow your dream, mentor, ambition, hopes, teachers and students, social differences, love and romance ...
Place: las vegas, austin texas, usa, cuba, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%