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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, romantic and light films with plots about dancing, dance, dancer, artists and showbiz, ballet, friendship 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, Music
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: inspirational, humorous, light, sweet, touching
Audience: kids
Plot: ballet, best friends in love, inventor, orphan, rivalry, follow your dream, dancing, ballerina, mentor, escape, statue of liberty, dance ...
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: ballet, dancer's life, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, love and romance, performer's life, hopes, ambition, underdog, young lovers, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: realistic, emotional, serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: ballet, music, dance, love triangle, dancer, ambition, youth, rock, couples, teenage life, lifestyle, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, hawaii
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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, captivating ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: dancing, music, dancer's life, teenage love, urban, youth, follow your dream, hopes, love and romance, teenage life, culture clash, audition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami, florida, canada
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100%
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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, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, friendship, breakdance, music, dancing, rivalry, follow your dream, dancer's life, ambition, betrayal, dance performance, competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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33%
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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: dancing, love triangle, dancer, ballet, career, marriage proposal, ballerina, footsie under the table, bathroom, love, female protagonist, reporter
Place: new york
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32%
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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: teenage love, youth, dancer's life, friendship, rivalry, music, follow your dream, contests and competitions, dancing, hip hop, competition, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland, baltimore, usa
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31%
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Bolshoy (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Julia is incredibly talented. She can become a great ballerina. But for this purpose she must give up everything: the interests of the family, her first love, friendship. Over and over again the heroine will face a complex choice between the dream ...
Style: sad, colourful, artsy, realistic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ballet, ballerina, theater, dance, female protagonist, teacher, disorder, dishonesty, mentor, performer's life, manipulation, friendship ...
Time: 2000s
Place: russia
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30%
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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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: dancing, rivalry, music, ambition, dancer's life, performer's life, follow your dream, hopes, contests and competitions, romance, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, australia, california
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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, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, friendship, rivalry, underdog, teenage life, social differences, young lovers, against the odds, friends, shopping mall, rescue, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, california, venice beach california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.4
 8K
High Strung (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a hip hop violinist busking in the New York subway encounters a classical dancer on scholarship at the Manhattan Conservatory of the Arts, sparks fly. With the help of a hip hop dance crew they must find a common ground while preparing for a ...
Style: romantic, light, sweet, entertaining
Audience: girls' night
Plot: violin, dancing, ballet, performance, dance, leotard, dancer's life, follow your dream, hip hop, youth, culture clash, unlikely couple ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: captivating, feel good, inspirational, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: dancer's life, dancer, high school, ambition, teachers and students, dancing, against the odds, hip hop, respect, contests and competitions, music, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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27%
 6.3
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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.
Plot: weight loss, parents, malnutrition, ballerina, teenage daughter, ballet, dancing, food, eating disorder, jealous woman, anorexia, 18 year old ...
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27%
 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, uplifting, exciting, funny
Audience: teens
Plot: festival, party, kiss, rave, friendship, dancing, love interest, car, pop star, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rock music, singer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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The Company (2003)
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, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: ballet, dancer, suicide, choreographer, couples, rising to stardom, fall in love, dancer's life, couple relations, love and romance, music, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 36
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, singer, dancing
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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White Nights (1985)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment in which a black American who has married a Russian woman lives with her. He is to become a dancer for the Bolshoi again, but he wishes to ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: ballet, kgb, dance, tap dancing, escape, culture clash, fugitives, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, chases and races, unlikely partners, landing ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, siberia, soviet union, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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, dance teacher, blood stain, towel, water cooler, smiling, punching bag, sit ups, costume, locker room, whispering, dance class ...
Place: cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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A Time for Dancing (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Their love of dance, and their friendship, is challenged for two high school girls when one is diagnosed with cancer.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, dancer's life, lifestyle, high school life, ego clash, society, single parent, best friends, unfulfillment, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
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24%
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, sexy, sentimental, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: disco, ambition, hopes, romance, twentysomething life, urban ghetto life, escape from reality, contests and competitions, social climbing, dance performance, friendship, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, california
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23%
 4.5
 72
Little Paris (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "Little Paris" is the nickname given to Luna's hometown in provincial Baden Württemberg. Its name comes from a replica of the Eiffel Tower on a factory roof on an industrial estate next to the A9 autobahn. Luna knows she has to leave ...
Plot: dance, small town, dancer, boyfriend, hip hop, dancing
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23%
The Hours and Times (1991)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: A fictionalized account of what may have happened when John Lennon and Brian Epstein went on holiday together to Spain in 1963.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, talky
Plot: friendship, celebrity culture, life is a bitch, performer's life, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, best friends, unfulfilled love, couple relations, artists and showbiz, twentysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: spain, europe
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23%
 5.5
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Anna (1988)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This film is the theatrical follow-up to a very popular German TV-series (also called "Anna"), about a young girl who wants to make it as a prima ballerina.
Plot: coming of age, dancing, wheelchair, teenager, ballerina, ballet
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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: inspirational, entertaining, romantic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: music, hip hop, creativity, human spirit, ambition, lifestyle, life philosophy, mentor, school, dancer's life, follow your dream, artists and showbiz ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.0
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Vox Lux (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1999, teenage sisters Celeste and Eleanor survive a seismic, violent tragedy. The sisters compose and perform a song about their experience, making something lovely and cathartic out of a catastrophe - while also catapulting Celeste to stardom. ...
Style: suspense, inspirational, rough, thought provoking, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: pop star, female singer, mother daughter relationship, transformation, illness, family relations, parents and children, family, hopes, friendship, society, music ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s, year 2001
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.2
 42K
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 ...
Style: captivating, realistic, stylized, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: dancing, dance, underdog, cinderella story, ballet, music, romance, hopes, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, self fulfillment ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 99
Out of Step (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Graced with the instinctive ability to dance, Jenny Thomas wants nothing more than to become a professional dancer. All of her hard work pays off when she is accepted to a prominent dance program in New York. Against her mother's will, but with ...
Plot: dancer, mormon, dance, dancing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mormonism, latter day saints
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, school dance, dance performance, music competition, street gang, dance school, rivalry, competition, love, dancer, dancing
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21%
 7.4
 2K
Bolero (1981)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 184 min.
Story: The film follows four families, with different nationalities (French, German, Russian and American) but with the same passion for music, from the 1930s to the 1960s. The various story lines cross each other time and again in different places and ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, atmospheric, serious, stylized ...
Plot: anti semitism, ballet, holocaust, love and romance, family relations, friends, friendship, musician's life, music, artists and showbiz, state affairs, society ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1940s
Place: france, russia, europe, moscow russia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: interracial romance, hip hop, ballet, dancer's life, dancing, teenage love, high school, hopes, follow your dream, romance, dance school, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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