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, surprise ending, suspense and rough films and TV shows about / with ballerina, dancer, ballet, dancing, murder, violence, dance, chase, blood and restaurant plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
ballerina movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as ballerina: Black Swan (2010), Bolshoy (2017), Girl (2018), Red Sparrow (2018), Dance Academy (2010), Deja Vu (1985), The Girl from Petrovka (1974), Margot (2009), Ballerina (2016), Center Stage: On Pointe (2016).

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, mind bending, surreal, dramatic ...
Plot: obsession, ballet, losing-it hero, insanity, mental illness, paranoia, hallucinations, dancer's life, mentally unstable, showbiz, 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, performer's life, social relations, mentor, friendship, rivalry, high school ...
Time: 2000s
Place: russia
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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.
Style: thought provoking, based on true events, sentimental, rough, inspirational ...
Plot: transsexuality, teenager, single father, father daughter relationship, self mutilation, ballerina, self harm, gender identity, sexual desire, school, brother sister relationship, male nudity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: belgium
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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, spy, russian spy, seduction, manipulation, torture, secret agent, female spy, traitor, secret mission ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, hungary, budapest, europe, moscow russia ...
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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, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: dance school, friendship, ballerina, teacher, ambition, dance, teenage life, dancer's life, ballet, youth, jewish, dancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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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: mind bending, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric
Plot: murder, tragic love, reincarnation, supernatural, spiritualist, ballerina, fire, love affair, supernatural romance, couples, destiny, ghost ...
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The Girl from Petrovka (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A beautiful Russian ballerina falls in love with an American news correspondent. The KGB is most displeased and does everything it can to break them up.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: kgb, black market, forbidden love, ballerina, journalism, jazz, couples, love affair, opposites attract, artists and showbiz, against the odds, unfulfillment ...
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia, ussr
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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: realistic, captivating, serious, stylized
Plot: ballerina, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, ambition, disability, couples, dancer, dancing, gay man has sex with a woman, gay, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, inventor, orphan, best friends in love, rivalry, follow your dream, mentor, escape, dance, eiffel tower paris, flying, statue of liberty ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france
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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) ...
Plot: ballet, camp, dancer, partner, ballerina, friendship, dancing, competition, choreographer, rumor, rivalry, broken leg ...
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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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Running Turtle (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Phil-sung is a lazy countryside detective. He is suspended from office due to his mistakes during examination process. Ki-tae is a legendary prison breaker and continues his merciless killing rampage. Phil-sung accidentally runs into Ki-tae but he ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: gambling, police investigation, martial arts, on the run, countryside, rivalry, chase, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, wooing, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea
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The Big Bang (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In 1995, Italy annihilates Libya, which destroys Israel. Africa bombs Germany, which in turn attacks France. Luxembourg conquers England. Sweden, Monte Carlo and Switzerland immolate themselves.The Russians decide to liquidate the Americans, who ...
Style: sexual, dark humor
Plot: evil robot, sexual arousal, manipulative person, colleague colleague relationship, masked woman, battle of the sexes, talking to god, stretcher, killing spree, guillotine, world war three, dictator ...
Time: 1990s, year 1995, near future
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Barbie in the Pink Shoes (2013)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Dance your way to a magical adventure with Barbie as Kristyn, a ballerina with big dreams! When she tries on a pair of sparkling pink shoes, she and her best friend, Hailey, are whisked away to a fantastical ballet world. There, Kristyn discovers ...
Style: feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: barbie, ballet, dancer's life, friends, escapades, imaginary kingdom, family, imaginary, good versus evil, best friends, talent, love triangle ...
Time: 2010s
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John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: John Wick is on the run for two reasons… he’s being hunted for a global $14 million dollar open contract on his life, and for breaking a central rule: taking a life on Continental Hotel grounds. The victim was a member of the High Table who ...
Style: exciting, tense, brutal, serious, suspense ...
Plot: gunfight, assassin, chase, criminal's revenge, crimes, shooting, danger, car chase, one man army, murder, violence, vengeance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city, north africa, grand central station manhattan new york city
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Us (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, China
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.
Style: twist ending, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: hall of mirrors, mask, home invasion, amusement park, boardwalk, family vacation, murder, metaphor, blood on shirt, summer vacation, coincidence, golf club ...
Time: year 1986
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Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, touching, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ballet, dance performance, psychotherapist, choreography, good versus evil, paranormal phenomena, serial murder, mysterious event, secret, mysterious death, murder victim, danger ...
Time: year 1943, year 1977
Place: ohio, berlin germany
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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, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: ballet, farce, nothing goes right, partners, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, rivalry, fish out of water, taxi driver, misfit, siblings relations ...
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, suspenseful, realistic, sexual
Plot: ballet, dishonesty, love affair, school, manipulations, teachers and students, artists and showbiz, society, social differences, prostitute, power relations, 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: exciting, serious, emotional, talky, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ex military, redemption, haunted by the past, vengeance, drugs/alcohol, homeless, crimes, chinese mafia, nun, chase, gangster, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, afghanistan, new orleans
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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: time travel, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ballet, dancing, friendship, culture shock, 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, jealousy, hunting, orphanage, violence, murder, revenge, suicide, dancer, infidelity, love triangle ...
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: legs, hoodie, chopsticks, japanese woman, ballerina, fried chicken, boom box, fat girl, cheerleader, performance, school uniform, high school ...
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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: servant, food, vanity, thunder, mansion, girl, eating, hypodermic needle, library, secret, father daughter relationship, nanny ...
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: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, fall in love, opera, musician's life, singer, disfigurement, tragic hero, love triangle, love and romance, 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: atmospheric, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unfulfilled love, musician, fainting, obsession, singer, kidnapping, backstage, disfigurement, chorus girl, destructive relationship, rivalry, tragic hero ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, year 1919, 1910s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Canada, Spain
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, futuristic, melancholic, enigmatic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, neo noir, bounty hunter, genetics, slave labor, investigation, mission, freedom fighter, dark future, inventor, genetic engineering ...
Time: future, year 1966, near future, 2040s
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: rough, scary, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, orphan, conspiracy, revenge, police, teenage life, deadly, supernatural ability, slasher, danger, convent, hitman ...
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, modern dance, wounded, ballerina, laundry, homeless woman, emigrant, wound, show, deer, ballet, rabbit ...
Time: 1990s
Place: russia
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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, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, psycho film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, obsession, insanity, psychopath, loneliness, disturbed childhood, murder, schizophrenia, mannequin, extreme violence, exhibition, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
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