Ballerina movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant ballerina movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, suspense and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with ballerina, dancer, ballet, dancing, murder, violence, death, blood, female nudity and danger plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
ballerina movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as ballerina: Black Swan (2010), Bolshoy (2017), Red Sparrow (2018), Deja Vu (1985), Margot (2009), Dance Academy (2010), The Promised Land (2015), Flesh and Bone (2015), Maniac (2012), Sex Hunter (1980).

List of ballerina movies

Black Swan (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspense, mind bending, surreal ...
Plot: obsession, ballet, losing-it hero, mental illness, insanity, dancer's life, mentally unstable, showbiz, paranoia, hallucinations, parents and children, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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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: colourful, artsy, sad, realistic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ballet, ballerina, theater, dance, female protagonist, teacher, manipulation, high school, mentor, mentor protege relationship, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 2000s
Place: russia
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Red Sparrow (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Prima ballerina, Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, rough, brutal, erotic ...
Plot: female assassin, training, deception, manipulation, spy, russian spy, seduction, torture, secret agent, female spy, secret mission, traitor ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, budapest, moscow russia, budapest hungary, europe
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Deja Vu (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A choreographer who believes that he was reincarnated believes that his present wife possesses the soul of his wife in his previous wife, a ballerina.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: tragic love, reincarnation, supernatural, murder, spiritualist, ballerina, fire, love affair, supernatural romance, fiance fiancee relationship, romance, love and romance ...
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Margot (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: At the age of forty Dame Margot Fonteyn is considered to be past her best as a prima ballerina and Ninette de Valois is reducing her roles at the Royal Ballet. Then the exciting young Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev, a recent defector to the West, ...
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, realistic
Plot: ballerina, artists and showbiz, dancer's life, disability, ambition, love and romance, couples, gay man has sex with a woman, ballet, homosexual, gay, dancer
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Dance Academy (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 24 min.
Story: At Sydney's National Dance Academy, a few talented youngsters are recruited for the excruciatingly tough course. It follows Tara Webster, a sheepfarmgirl who's ambition is to be the next best ballerina. Jewish long line of doctors' ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: dance school, friendship, dancer's life, dance, teenage life, ballerina, ballet, ambition, teacher, family, teenager, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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The Promised Land (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ling Ai and He Jiang are young, ambitious, and in pursuit of careers imported from the West, but romantic longings and career ambitions are inevitably shaped by larger social forces.
Plot: ballerina, romance, female protagonist, dancer
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Flesh and Bone (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A talented but emotionally troubled dancer runs away to New York City and quickly finds herself immersed in the cutthroat world of professional ballet.
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: ballet, rivalry, incest, dancer's life, dance, performer's life, urban, dancer, ambition, artists and showbiz, mentally unstable, young woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Maniac (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Style: rough, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, insanity, serial killer, loneliness, psychopath, disturbed childhood, murder, extreme violence, schizophrenia, mannequin, exhibition, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
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Sex Hunter (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A beautiful young ballet dancer is accepted into a prestigious and exclusive dance academy. Overjoyed at the opportunity to further her career and repair her relationship with her boyfriend, she soon discovers that the academy has a much, much ...
Plot: ballet, bdsm, enema, drugged drink, wheelchair bound, bondage, brother sister incest, incest, sex party, torture, dancer, sexuality ...
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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: ballerina, ballet, anorexia, eating disorder, jealousy, teenager, teenage girl, teenage daughter, dancer, young woman, fainting, death ...
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Flowers in the Attic (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After the sudden death of their father, four children face cruel treatment from their ruthless grandmother.
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: brother sister incest, attic, abusive mother, domestic disturbance, mansion, incest, captive, molestation, estate, family relations, locked in a room, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: virginia
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The Danish Girl (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany, Denmark, Belgium, Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks ...
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, touching, heartbreaking ...
Plot: transsexual, lgbt, art, couple relations, painter, artist, gays and lesbians, painting, gender, society, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, paris france ...
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Scary Movie 5 (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home with their newly-formed family, happy parents Dan and Jody are haunted by sinister, paranormal activities. Determined to expel the insidious force, they install security cameras and discover their family is being stalked by an evil dead demon.
Style: humorous, not serious, toilet humor, awful, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, babies and infants, supernatural, family in danger, drugs/alcohol, anti heroes, ghost, goofy hero, couple relations, danger, heroes, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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Livid (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's young Lucy's first day as a trainee in-house caregiver. She visits Mrs Jessel, an old woman who lies in cerebral coma, by herself, in her large desolate house. Learning by accident that Mrs Jessel, a former dance teacher of repute, ...
Style: gothic, serious, scary, surreal, rough ...
Plot: supernatural, vampire, haunted house, halloween, confined, mysterious character, gory, danger, estate, deadly, pandora\'s box, solitude ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france
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Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Plot: vaudeville, farce, ballet, buddies, goofy hero, idiot, rise to the top, chaos and mayhem, cons and scams, nothing goes right, fish out of water, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
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Nutcracker (1982)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Russian ballet dancer defects from the USSR, emigrates to England, and joins a ballet company run by a powerful, wealthy lady (Joan Collins).
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: ballet, prostitute, school, manipulations, dishonesty, power relations, love affair, social differences, teachers and students, artists and showbiz, society, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, london
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Redemption (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Homeless and on the run from a military court martial, a damaged ex-special forces soldier navigating London's criminal underworld seizes an opportunity to assume another man's identity, transforming into an avenging angel in the process.
Style: serious, exciting, emotional, talky, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ex military, redemption, vengeance, haunted by the past, crimes, drugs/alcohol, homeless, chinese mafia, chase, gangster, money, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, afghanistan, new orleans
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Girl (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 15-year-old girl, born in a boy's body, dreams of becoming a ballerina and will push her body to its limits in order for her dream to succeed.
Plot: lgbt, gay, female nudity, bare breasts, dancing, doctor, self mutilation, father daughter relationship, kiss, birthday, shower, blowing out candles on a birthday cake ...
Time: 2010s
Place: belgium
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Find Me in Paris (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 25 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer from 1905 is transported into the 21st century with the power of a magical necklace.
Audience: teen drama
Plot: female protagonist, friendship, dancing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, culture shock, time travel, ballet, ballerina
Place: paris france
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Fi (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Can Manay (Ozan Güven) is a celebrated psychologist, famed for his expertise in his field. A consummate bachelor he beds women but rarely falls in love. And yet, following his first encounter with Duru (Serenay Sarikaya), he is immediately ...
Plot: romance, psychological thriller, dog, psychiatrist, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, friend, cheating fiancee, new identity, autism, ballerina, orphan ...
Place: turkey
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Cheerdance (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Female students, including Hikari Tomonaga, from a high school cheerdance club follow strict instructions from their teacher Kaoruko Saotome. They compete at the USA Cheerdance Championship.
Plot: imperialism, mini skirt, girl wearing a miniskirt, eye candy, bare midriff, leg, skirt, cheerleader, short skirt, teacher, school, eyeglasses ...
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Crooked House (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A private investigator helps a former flame solve the murder of her wealthy grandfather, who lived in a sprawling estate surrounded by his idiosyncratic family.
Plot: girl, vanity, mansion, thunder, food, servant, thunderstorm, hot chocolate, motor scooter, reflection in a mirror, injection, murder suspect ...
Time: year 1957
Place: cairo egypt, scotland yard
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The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Deformed since birth, a bitter man known only as the Phantom lives in the sewers underneath the Paris Opera House. He falls in love with the obscure chorus singer Christine, and privately tutors her while terrorizing the rest of the opera house and ...
Style: gothic, captivating, sentimental, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: obsession, fall in love, opera, musician's life, singer, disfigurement, tragic hero, love and romance, love triangle, destructive relationship, prodigy, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, victorian, year 1919, 1870s
Place: france, dungeon, europe, paris france, london
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The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A disfigured musical genius, hidden away in the Paris Opera House, terrorises the opera company for the unwitting benefit of a young protégée whom he trains and loves. The 25th anniversary of the first public performance of Phantom of the Opera ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unfulfilled love, obsession, kidnapping, destructive relationship, fainting, chorus girl, disfigurement, backstage, singer, musician, tragic hero, theater ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1910s, year 1919
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Canada
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, ...
Style: tech noir, melancholic, futuristic, enigmatic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, bounty hunter, neo noir, genetics, investigation, violence, police detective, dark future, genetic engineering, main character dies, inventor ...
Time: future, 2040s, near future, year 1966
Place: los angeles, las vegas, california, san diego california
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No Place to Hide (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Detective Joe Garvey is called in to a mysterious case: a ballerina has been slayed on stage during a performance, it seems she didn't even fight. At her house Garvey finds her 14 years old precocious sister Tinsel. She's not very ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough
Plot: orphan, murder, conspiracy, revenge, police, convent, gory, estate, crimes, secret, attack, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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Polina (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Polina is a young dancer from a modest family. After years of ballet academy, she is accepted by the Bolshoi; still, she decides to try and audition of a modern dance company in France. She makes it, but her journey will not end there...
Plot: dance, dancing, rabbit, homeless woman, emigrant, laundry, modern dance, show, deer, ballet, ballerina, teacher ...
Time: 1990s
Place: russia
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The Diary (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, UK, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gorgeous Anna's (Lila Baumann) boyfriend leaves her and tells her to forget him. She is confused over him and eventually marries a rich man whose family oppose this marriage. She is happy but her ex-lover returns and wants her back.
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian, erotica, sex, coitus, sex outside, female full frontal nudity, sex in shower, labia, sexless marriage, bride and groom, wheelchair ...
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Death Carries a Cane (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ketty,a photographer living in Rome,accidentally witnesses the murder of a young woman at the hands of a razor-wielding black-gloved killer.Ketty and her fiance,Alberto,go to the police-only to learn that two other witnesses to the crime have been ...
Style: suspense
Plot: whodunit, photographer, red herring, black gloved killer, cane, straight razor, lesbian, sex, prostitute, violence, voyeur, police ...
Place: italy
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