Tap dancer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant tap dancer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, clever, weird, melancholic, visually appealing and serious films and TV shows about / with tap dancer, tap dance, dancing, death, dancer, runaway, brutality, storytelling, telephone call and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as tap dancer: Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999), What's the Matter with Helen? (1971), The Cotton Club (1984), Wounds (2019), Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972), The Grissom Gang (1971), Chandler (1971), The Bit Part (1987), The Gold Diggers (1983), Miss Meadows (2014).

List of tap dancer movies

Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a small Minnesota town, the annual beauty pageant is being covered by a TV crew. Former winner Gladys Leeman wants to make sure her daughter follows in her footsteps; explosions, falling lights, and trailer fires prove that. As the Leemans are ...
Style: humorous, feel good, clever, witty, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: beauty pageant, physical appearance, murder, small town, farce, obsession, satire, cheerleading, teenager, twists and turns, manipulation, blind ambition ...
Time: 90s, year 1995, 20th century
Place: minnesota, usa, plymouth
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What's the Matter with Helen? (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Musical, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two middle-aged women move to Hollywood, California after their sons are convicted of a notorious murder and open a dance school for children eager to tap their way to stardom.
Style: slasher, queer horror, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, hagsploitation, hollywood, death, father daughter relationship, woman in danger, psychopath, dance school, lesbian, macabre, psychotic woman, femme fatale ...
Time: 1930s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Cotton Club (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of the people that frequented Harlem's famous nightclubs, 'The Cotton Club', and those that ran it.
Style: intense, captivating, realistic, atmospheric, entertaining ...
Plot: jazz, mafia, music, nightclub, prohibition, gangsters, gang war, dancing, love triangle, ambition, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century, 80s, 70s ...
Place: new york, usa, harlem, new york city, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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Wounds (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Disturbing and mysterious things begin to happen to a bartender in New Orleans after he picks up a phone left behind at his bar.
Style: captivating, exciting, bleak, perverse, psychological ...
Plot: mind game, body horror, suspense, supernatural horror, love interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cockroach, bartender, supernatural power, supernatural, insect, cosmic horror ...
Place: louisiana, new orleans
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Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young businessman goes to a magic expert to learn hardness and skill with his cynical and greedy collaborators. He becomes a very good tap dancer, but will he be able to get free of his old boss?
Style: surreal, semi serious, realistic, cynical, witty ...
Plot: magic, magic trick, tap dance, rabbit, satire, lifestyle, workplace, ambition, actor's life, unfulfillment, love and romance, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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The Grissom Gang (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Grissom Gang is a remake of the notorious 1949 British melodrama No Orchids For Miss Blandish. Kim Darby plays a 1920s-era debutante who is kidnapped and held for ransom. Her captors are the Grissoms, a family comprised of sadists and morons, ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, serious, tense, cynical ...
Plot: gangsters, hostage, stockholm syndrome, nightclub singer, criminal gang, organized crime, cult, woman with a gun, private investigator, obsessive love, family relations, gang ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, year 1931
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Chandler (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A private eye (Warren Oates) is hired to follow a mobster's former mistress (Leslie Caron).
Style: neo noir
Plot: private investigator, private detective, train station, male female relationship, simpleton, chase, loan shark, bandit, bait, truck, tap dance, pianist ...
Place: los angeles
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The Bit Part (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Career counsellor Michael Thornton decides to change his career and become an actor. He dreams of performing Shakespeare but ends up in a television ad where only his hands appear on camera. He finds a friend in actress Mary McAllister (Nicole ...
Plot: midlife crisis, struggling actor, showbiz, lie, husband wife relationship, remote control, party, student, balloon, friendship between men, cafe, freezer ...
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The Case of the Scorpion's Tail (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Case of the Scorpion's Tail begins with the mysterious death of a millionaire and spirals into the murder of his suddenly rich wife, which draws the attention of a dogged investigator, who follows a trail of blood to the bitter end.
Style: slasher, erotic, twisted, scary, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, suspense, macabre, murder, manipulation, killer, obsession, paranoia, blackmail, millionaire, hotel, whodunit ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe, london, england, athens greece ...
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The Gold Diggers (1983)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An avant-garde examination of the relationship between women and money in society. Mixing musical, silent melodrama, and philosophical treatise into a post-punk, heady brew.
Style: feminist film, experimental, avant garde
Plot: feminist, money, bank, golddigger, dancing, chase, gold, childhood, memory, prospector, tap dancer, dancer ...
Place: yukon
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Miss Meadows (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Miss Meadows is a school teacher with impeccable manners and grace. However, underneath the candy-sweet exterior hides a ruthless gun-toting vigilante who takes it upon herself to right the wrongs in the world by whatever means necessary. For Miss ...
Style: cynical, tense, semi serious, biting, realistic ...
Plot: vigilante, school teacher, teacher, dark humor, vigilantism, female killer, hidden identity, fall in love, justice, psychopath, righting the wronged, social relations ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
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Stolen (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Master thief Will Montgomery is just released from the State penitentiary after serving a 10 year sentence, is contacted by Vincent, his ex comrade in crime, who is holding Will’s teenage daughter ransom in a hijacked taxi cab. Vincent will only ...
Style: exciting, intense, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, fbi, heist, father daughter relationship, robbery, chase, car chase, violence, thief, rescue, greed, ex convict ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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Welcome to Woop Woop (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits.
Style: humorous, entertaining, talky, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: dark humor, kidnapping, farce, american abroad, australian, desert, nothing goes right, opposites attract, goofy hero, friends, on the road, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, manhattan new york city, new york
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The Triplets of Belleville (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Music, Sport
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, UK, Latvia, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When her grandson is kidnapped during the Tour de France, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters--an aged song-and-dance team from the days of Fred Astaire--to rescue him.
Style: surreal, humorous, anime, witty, adult animation ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: dog, french, tour de france, chase, bicycle, friendship, escapades, rescue, very little dialogue, old woman, riding a bicycle, championship ...
Time: 1930s
Place: france, paris france, canada
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The Tall Guy (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American actor in England tries to find love and work.
Style: romantic, clever, humorous, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: british, satire, actor, hospital, love, chase, nude, corruption, love story, women, vengeance, wine ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe
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Seeking Justice (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After his wife is assaulted, a husband enlists the services of a vigilante group to help him settle the score.
Style: suspenseful, intense, unusual plot structure, tense, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: twists and turns, conspiracy, revenge, vengeance, secret organization, conspiracy theory, vigilante, vigilantism, life turned upside down, suspense, group of criminals, secret movement ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana, california
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The Producers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After putting together another Broadway flop, down-on-his-luck producer Max Bialystock teams up with timid accountant Leo Bloom in a get-rich-quick scheme to put on the world's worst show.
Style: humorous, light, lyrical, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, kids
Plot: showbiz, theater, farce, sex maniac, audition, eccentricity, broadway, transvestism, dancing, cons and scams, mentor, jewish ...
Time: 50s, year 1959, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, london, sweden, buenos aires argentina ...
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Mrs. Henderson Presents (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eccentric 70-year-old widow purchases the Windmill Theatre in London as a post-widowhood hobby. After starting an innovative continuous variety review, which is copied by other theaters, they begin to lose money. Mrs Henderson suggests they add ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, emotional, intense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war two, showbiz, friendship, art, audition, brutality, artists and showbiz, couple relations, love and romance, couples, female nudity, chorus line ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: london, england, france, europe, flanders
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The King of Marvin Gardens (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jason Staebler lives on the Boardwalk and fronts for the local mob in Atlantic City. He is a dreamer, who asks his brother David, a radio personality from Philadelphia to help him build a paradise on a Pacific Island, yet another of his ...
Style: tense, sexy, sexual, thought provoking, visually appealing ...
Plot: monopoly, radio, death, depression, hotel, con artists, redemption, childhood, macabre, mentor, crime gone awry, paranoid ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, new jersey, california, philadelphia, usa ...
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Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An acclaimed stage performer, Dorothy still struggled with the challenge of her color, in a time that wouldn't let some stars in by the front door. Yet against the odds she beat out many more famous rivals for the role of "Carmen ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: racism, hollywood, women, rape, african american, sexual abuse, interracial romance, trailblazer, women of color, women's rights, black history, female musician ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1940s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, miami beach, los angeles, new york ...
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I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Firefighters Chuck Ford and Larry Valentine are guy's guys, loyal to the core – which is why, when widower Larry asks Chuck to pose as his gay lover so that he can get domestic partner benefits for his kids, his buddy agrees. However, things ...
Style: feel good, ridiculous, humorous, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: gay, comedy of errors, friendship, marriage, firefighter, dishonesty, fall in love, impossible love, disorder, couples, buddies, hidden identity ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, canada, brooklyn new york city
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De-Lovely (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: From Paris to Venice to Broadway to Hollywood, the lives of Cole Porter and his wife, Linda were never less than glamorous and wildly unconventional. And though Cole's thirst for life strained their marriage, Linda never stopped being his muse, ...
Style: stylized, lyrical, atmospheric, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, showbiz, musician's life, music, disability, infidelity, rehearsal, terminal illness, ambition, lifestyle, rise to the top, couple relations ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1920s, 20th century, 50s
Place: venice, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, indiana ...
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Death Defying Acts (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: On a tour of Britain in 1926, Harry Houdini enters into a passionate affair with a psychic out to con the famous magician.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: cons and scams, supernatural ability, love affair, parents and children, dishonesty, magic, paranormal phenomena, juggling, suspense, clairvoyant, psychic, escape artist ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: scotland, europe, edinburgh scotland, montreal
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Death to Smoochy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tells the story of Rainbow Randolph, the corrupt, costumed star of a popular children's TV show, who is fired over a bribery scandal and replaced by squeaky-clean Smoochy, a puffy fuscia rhinoceros. As Smoochy catapults to fame - scoring hit ...
Style: humorous, cynical, funny, stylized, bad ending ...
Plot: children, vengeance, television, depression, showbiz, revenge, tv show, artists and showbiz, performer's life, rivalry, success, disorder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
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The Day of the Locust (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An art director in the 1930s falls in love and attempts to make a young woman an actress despite Hollywood who wants nothing to do with her because of her problems with an estranged man and her alcoholic father.
Style: cerebral, disturbing, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: female nudity, hollywood, art, satire, great depression, filmmaking, movie business, showbiz, suspense, politics, surrealism, actor ...
Time: 1930s, 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
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The Company (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, UK
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: stylized, lyrical, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: ballet, dancing, choreographer, lifestyle, rising to stardom, ambition, dancer's life, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, artists and showbiz, artist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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The Keys to the House (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Meeting his handicapped son for the first time, a young father attempts to forge a relationship with the teenager.
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, single parent, estrangement, teenage life, human nature, disability, hospital, self discovery, coming of age, redemption, hopes, family relations ...
Place: europe, italy, germany, norway, berlin germany ...
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Bamboozled (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: TV producer Pierre Delacroix (Damon Wayans) becomes frustrated when network brass reject his sitcom idea. Hoping to get fired, Delacroix pitches the worst idea he can think of: a minstrel show. The network not only airs it, but it incredibly becomes ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, semi serious, witty, clever ...
Plot: racism, rise and fall, overnight success, hip hop, civil rights, society, media satire, showbiz, tv show, blaxploitation, artists and showbiz, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, iowa, alabama, africa, manhattan new york city ...
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Beauty Spot (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, thought provoking, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: hollywood, ambition, showbiz, actor, love and romance, filmmaking, movie star, actor's life, actress, love, art, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 50s, 20th century, year 1929 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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