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Center Stage: On Pointe (2016)
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Center Stage: On Pointe (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Center Stage: On Pointe, Jonathan Reeves (Gallagher) is tasked with infusing more contemporary styles and modernism into the American Ballet Academy, and enlists his his top choreographers Charlie (Radetsky), Cooper (Stiefel) and Tommy (Wormald) to recruit dancers to compete at a camp where the winners will be selected to join the Academy. Bella Parker (Muñoz), who has always lived in the shadow of her hugely successful sister Kate, finally gets her chance to step into the limelight as one of the dancers recruited for the camp. Chloe Lukasiak plays Gwen, a talented dance prodigy who competes at the camp. - Denise Petski
Plot: modern dance, yoga, practice, ballerina, choreographer, rumor, camp, ballet, competition, sibling rivalry, training, reputation, partner, overweight, broken leg, dancer, audition, friendship, rivalry, dancing

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, light and romantic films with plots about dancing, artists and showbiz, ambition, dance, music, friendship and lifestyle mostly in Drama, Music and Romance genres. Some movies like Center Stage: On Pointe: Ballerina (2016), Center Stage: Turn It Up (2008), Center Stage (2000), You Got Served (2004), Roller Boogie (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ballerina (2016)
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Country: France, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in 1879 Paris. An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil at the Grand Opera house.
Style: light, inspirational, sweet, humorous, touching
Audience: kids
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Time: 19th century
Place: paris france
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Center Stage: Turn It Up (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: All self-taught dancer Kate Parker has ever wanted to do was perform with the American Academy of Ballet. But when she doesnt make it after auditioning, she learns that it takes more than precision and perfection to succeed in the dance world.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
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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: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: ballet, music, dance, dancer, figure skating, love triangle, dancer's life, rock, underdog, dance teacher, ball, career ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
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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: stylized, humorous, inspirational, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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Roller Boogie (1979)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teen lovers Bobby and Terry band together with other roller skaters to try and prevent a powerful mobster taking over the land their favourite skating rink sits on, and compete in the Boogie Contest.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, friendship, save the day, romance, teenage life, ambition, music, youth, friends, underdog, young lovers, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, santa monica california, venice beach california
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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: serious, captivating, sexy, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: disco, friendship, music, sexism, dancer, dancer's life, urban, social misfits, dance performance, contests and competitions, urban ghetto, social decay ...
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Disco Fever (1978)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jaded night club owner stages the comeback of an ex-teen idol for revenge.
Plot: disco, airplane, dancing, singer
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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: feel good, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
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Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: romantic, captivating, uplifting, exciting, funny
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
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Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: captivating, light, feel good, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
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Place: cincinnati ohio
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Honey 3: Dare to Dance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While attending college in Cape Town, Melea Martin feels constrained by the school's strict policies, and decides to set out on her own. Searching for a way to use her talents as a dancer and inspire the community around her, Melea rents a ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, inspirational, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
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Genre: Drama, Music
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Duration: 100 min.
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Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
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Style: exciting, serious, realistic
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Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
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Country: USA
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Style: light, feel good, exciting, romantic, sexy ...
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Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In 1965, passionate musician Glenn Holland takes a day job as a high school music teacher, convinced it's just a small obstacle on the road to his true calling: writing a historic opus. As the decades roll by with the composition unwritten but ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 20th century, 1990s, 1960s
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The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia (1981)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic
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Time: 80s
Place: georgia, tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Breakin' (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A struggling young dancer joins forces with two breakdancers and together they become a street sensation.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a run-in with local thugs, aspiring Harlem rapper Rob flees to a place and father he never knew, and finds his salvation in Reggaeton, a spicy blend of hip-hop, reggae and Latin beats. Puerto Rico, the spiritual home of Reggaeton, inspires Rob ...
Style: serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens
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