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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: dancing, ballet, friendship, camp, yoga, dancer, partner, rivalry, overweight, training, sibling rivalry, audition, broken leg, modern dance, reputation, competition, rumor, choreographer, ballerina, practice

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, romantic and entertaining films with plots about dancing, dancer, dance, ambition, hip hop, artists and showbiz and music 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), Step Up Revolution (2012), You Got Served (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ballerina (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical
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, sweet, inspirational, touching, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: orphan, ballet, inventor, rivalry, escape, follow your dream, mentor, best friends in love, dance, statue of liberty, eiffel tower paris, flying ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france
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100%
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
Plot: dancer's life, ballet, performer's life, underdog, young lovers, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, ambition, hopes, love and romance, rivalry, youth ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
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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, love triangle, competition, dancer's life, underdog, rock, ball, career, dance teacher ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, hawaii
⇓ 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: light, feel good, exciting, romantic, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: music, dancing, urban, youth, dancer's life, teenage love, hopes, love and romance, follow your dream, culture clash, teenage life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami, canada
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 3.6
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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
Plot: hip hop, breakdance, friendship, music, dancer's life, dance performance, rivalry, follow your dream, ambition, betrayal, competition, dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: captivating, light, feel good, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: youth, teenage love, friendship, music, dancer's life, rivalry, follow your dream, competition, contests and competitions, romance, dancing, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.2
 45
Mirrors (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An aspiring Midwestern ballerina (Marguerite Hickey) struggles in New York as the only jobs she can get are as chorus performers. Her personal life is equally dismal.
Plot: footsie under the table, ballet, career, ballerina, dancing, love, female protagonist, marriage proposal, reporter, dancer, love triangle
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 5.5
 35
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, dancing, airplane, singer
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
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XOXO (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: XOXO follows six strangers whose lives collide in one frenetic, dream-chasing, hopelessly romantic night.
Style: romantic, captivating, exciting, uplifting, funny
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
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25%
 6.7
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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 ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: dancer's life, hip hop, dance, high school, dancer, teachers and students, music, vandalism, contests and competitions, respect, against the odds, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.7
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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
Plot: dancing, rivalry, disco, music, dancer's life, romance, underdog, contests and competitions, follow your dream, rising to stardom, teenage love, hip hop ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 4K
The Fits (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Toni, a tomboyish boxer, lands a spot on an after-school drill team in the West End community of Cincinnati. She eagerly absorbs routines, masters drills, and even pierces her own ears to fit in. It’s the joy of her first friendships and her ...
Plot: dance, braids, pull ups, watching someone, cartwheel, jumping rope, basketball, washing machine, illness, levitation, parade, vomiting ...
Place: cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: captivating, serious, 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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Genre: Drama, Music
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Duration: 100 min.
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Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
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Genre: Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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High Strung (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
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Style: romantic, entertaining, light, sweet
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Little Paris (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Germany
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Plot: dance, dancer, small town, dancing, hip hop, boyfriend
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Battle of the Year (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck coach is hired to prepare a team of the best American dancers for an international tournament that attracts all the best crews from around the world, but the Americans haven't won in fifteen years.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Music of the Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
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Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, kids, chick flick
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Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Dying to Dance (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young man must teach a woman to dance - at any cost.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Hours and Times (1991)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
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Style: sincere, talky, serious, realistic
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Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 6.4
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Ensemble drama centered around a group of ballet dancers, with a focus on one young dancer who's poised to become a principal performer.
Style: talky, stylized, serious, clever, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.5
 97K
August Rush (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, inspirational, romantic ...
Plot: orphan, prodigy, musician's life, music, hopes, lie, orphanage, romance, artists and showbiz, fall in love, youth, dancing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.3
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Stomp the Yard (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 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: captivating, touching, exciting, inspirational, serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: rivalry, ambition, breakdance, dancing, music, hip hop, leadership, teenage love, romance, university, competition, dancer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.9
 42K
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: serious, feel good, realistic, sincere, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenage love, dancing, dance, high school, small town, dancer's life, repression, music, rock, young lovers, dancer, prom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
War Dancing - Dance to Win (1989)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: War Dancing tells the tale of Slammer, a small-time hood whose life changes when he is allowed to take part in a music video shoot. He begins to feel that a career in music might get him on the right track, but the video's choreographer ...
Plot: graffiti, music competition, dance performance, school dance, competition, street gang, love, rivalry, dancer, dancing, dance school
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Lackawanna Blues (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, New York.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, coming of age, blues, parents and children, family relations, friends, ambition, society, youth, family problems, life is a bitch, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, new york yankees, toronto ontario canada, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.6
 144
Stanley's Gig (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An emotionally dysfunctional ukulele minstrel lands a gig at a nursing home where he strikes up an unlikely relationship with an ancient jazz chanteuse and awakens from a lifetime of loneliness and inconsequence.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: golden years, musician's life, redemption, haunted by the past, hopes, love and romance, cruise, daydreamer, memory, old woman, isolation, return ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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