Dancing movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dancing movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, entertaining, sexy, serious, romantic and captivating films and TV shows about / with dancing, dance, artists and showbiz, dialogue, mentor, culture clash, catastrophe, runaway, life philosophy and adaptation plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as dancing: Dirty Dancing (1987), Step Up (2006), Honey (2003), Footloose (2011), StreetDance 2 (2012), Step Up 3D (2010), Take the Lead (2006), Step Up All In (2014), Step Up Revolution (2012), Step Up 2: The Streets (2008).

List of dancing movies

 7.0
 190K
Dirty Dancing (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Expecting the usual tedium that accompanies a summer in the Catskills with her family, 17-year-old Frances 'Baby' Houseman is surprised to find herself stepping into the shoes of a professional hoofer – and unexpectedly falling in love.
Style: sexy, feel good, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, dancing, dancer's life, unlikely couple, resort, youth, dancer, love and romance, romance, music, teenage love, fall in love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963, 80s
Place: usa, new york
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 6.5
 107K
Step Up (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a chance to follow their dreams, but some people only get one shot. Tyler Gage is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore's tracks and the only thing that stands between him and an unfulfilled life are his dreams of one day ...
Style: feel good, captivating, serious, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dance school, love and romance, teenage love, hip hop, music, dance, dancer, dancer's life, performance, youth, ballet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, san francisco
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 5.3
 42K
Honey (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Honey Daniels (Jessica Alba) dreams of making a name for herself as a hip-hop choreographer. When she's not busy hitting downtown clubs with her friends, she teaches dance classes at a nearby community center in Harlem, N.Y., as a way to keep ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, exciting, inspirational, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: dancing, love and romance, hip hop, follow your dream, lifestyle, teenagers, sexual harassment, music, ambition, choreographer, dance, club ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, harlem
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 5.9
 45K
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: sincere, feel good, serious, intense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dancing, teenage love, dance, small town, dancer's life, repression, rebellion, rebelliousness, teenage life, social relations, youth, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, boston
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StreetDance 2 (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After suffering humiliation by the crew Invincible, street dancer Ash looks to gather the best dancers from around the world for a rematch.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: dancing, fall in love, dancer's life, hip hop, love and romance, ambition, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, latin, music, artists and showbiz, dancer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.2
 54K
Step Up 3D (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A tight-knit group of New York City street dancers, including Luke and Natalie, team up with NYU freshman Moose, and find themselves pitted against the world's best hip hop dancers in a high-stakes showdown that will change their lives forever.
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, breathtaking, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: dancer's life, dancing, contests and competitions, music, youth, hip hop, ambition, young lovers, romance, follow your dream, rivalry, self fulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 6.6
 24K
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, dancing, dancer, dedicated educator, high school, ambition, teachers and students, against the odds, respect, contests and competitions, music, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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 6.0
 31K
Step Up All In (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: All-stars from the previous Step Up installments come together in glittering Las Vegas, battling for a victory that could define their dreams and their careers.
Style: captivating, feel good, serious, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dance contest, music, hip hop, rivalry, follow your dream, romance, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, team, victory, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
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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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: dancing, teenage love, music, dancer's life, youth, dancer, love and romance, hopes, follow your dream, teenage life, culture clash, audition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami, florida, canada
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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: dancing, teenage love, dancer's life, youth, friendship, hip hop, breakdance, rivalry, music, follow your dream, contests and competitions, competition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
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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, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: interracial romance, dancer's life, dancing, teenage love, ballet, hip hop, high school, hopes, follow your dream, romance, love and romance, dance school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey, san francisco
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 5.8
 6K
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic, cult film ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dancing, rivalry, breakdancing, breakdance, music, street kid, gender, dancer's life, hopes, musician's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, australia, california
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 5.4
 21K
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, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, music, rivalry, hip hop, ambition, leadership, breakdance, teenage love, romance, competition, university, dancer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, atlanta georgia
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 5.9
 11K
StreetDance 3D (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In order to win the Street Dance Championships, a dance crew is forced to work with ballet dancers from the Royal Dance School in exchange for rehearsal space.
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, funny, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: dance school, dancing, dance contest, competition, love and romance, ballet, dream, team, fight, school dance, dancer's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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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) ...
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, psychological
Plot: dancing, ballerina, ballet, partner, camp, friendship, training, rivalry, audition, reputation, competition, dancer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 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, dancer's life, performance, dance, leotard, youth, culture clash, unlikely couple, competition, ambition ...
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The Death Dances (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deadly dance tournament is carried out in the city survived after nuclear apocalypse. Energy is extracted from the loser for the city to survive. A young guy from the street is forced to take part in the tournament and falls in love with girl who ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, dark, bleak
Plot: dancing, tournament, ruins, struggle for survival, energy, love, fear of death, bunker
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 4.8
 59K
Showgirls (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A young drifter named Nomi arrives in Las Vegas to become a dancer and soon sets about clawing and pushing her way to become a top showgirl.
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, cult film, cynical ...
Plot: bare breasts, stripper, female full frontal nudity, erotica, sexual relations, rivalry, dancing, strip club, striptease, strong sexual content, showbiz, violence against women ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
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 6.4
 75K
Burlesque (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Burlesque Lounge has its best days behind it. Tess, a retired dancer and owner of the venue, struggles to keep the aging theater alive, facing all kinds of financial and artistic challenges. With the Lounge's troupe members becoming ...
Style: sexy, serious, melancholic, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: cabaret, follow your dream, backstage, nightclub, desire for fame, performer's life, nightlife, ambition, dancing, dancer's life, love and romance, dancer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, iowa
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 3.8
 25K
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, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, breakdance, dancing, friendship, music, follow your dream, rivalry, dancer's life, ambition, betrayal, dance performance, competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
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 7.5
 578
Cheer Up! (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Story: Despite their harsh educational environment, the cheerleading club has to keep it together for the students' sakes, and their own.
Style: humorous, thought provoking, captivating, exciting, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rivalry, teenager, cheerleading, dancing, school, korean, high school, boarding school, love and romance, friendship, couple relations, jealousy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
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 6.1
 127K
Magic Mike (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mike, an experienced stripper, takes a younger performer called The Kid under his wing and schools him in the arts of partying, picking up women, and making easy money.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: nightclub, strip club, nightlife, dancer, friendship, male nudity, drugs/alcohol, friends, dancing, clubbing, stripper, american dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
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 6.2
 2K
Bootmen (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sean Odkin loves to dance much to his fathers distain. When the woman he loves cannot return his love Sean goes in search of the only thing that can make him whole again and that is dancing.
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: tap dancing, dancing, brother brother relationship, follow your dream, family relations, against the odds, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, ambition, music, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: australia, sydney australia, new jersey
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 7.0
 35K
American Honey (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A teenage girl with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew, and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying, law bending and young love as she criss-crosses the Midwest with a band of misfits.
Style: road movie, talky, disturbing, melancholic, intense ...
Plot: teenage girl, road trip, misfit, dancing, teenager, first love, marijuana, van, romance, storytelling, drinking, on the road ...
Place: nebraska, oklahoma, america, texas, california
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They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Desperate characters stake their fortune on a Depression-era dance marathon.
Style: atmospheric, depressing, emotional, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: dancing, great depression, suicidal, life is a bitch, social decay, ambition, contests and competitions, reward, down on your luck, crimes, depression, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: usa, santa monica california, california, chicago illinois, minneapolis minnesota ...
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 3.7
 1K
Go for It! (2011)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Carmen is a good student with a bad attitude who lives for dancing in the underground clubs of Chicago. She yearns to be 'somebody' but is afraid to believe in herself. Her immigrant Mexican, working-class parents want her to stay in ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional, uplifting ...
Plot: dancing, ambition, self discovery, follow your dream, hopes, dancer's life, dance school, teachers and students, parents and children, hip hop, desire for fame, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, illinois
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 6.1
 15K
Moonwalker (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A movie that starts out with the "Man in the Mirror" music video, it then changes to a montage of video clips of Michael's career. Next comes a parody of his Bad video by children, and then Michael is chased by fans in a fantasy ...
Style: exciting, surreal, absurd, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: dancing, music, performer's life, surrealism, neo noir, music video, parody, rock and roll, creativity, hip hop, chase, catastrophe ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, new orleans
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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, serious, gloomy, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, opera, singer, disfigurement, musician's life, fall in love, love and romance, dangerous attraction, prodigy, disguise, tragic hero, destructive relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1910s, victorian era, 1870s ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, london
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And Then We Danced (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Georgia, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Merab has been training since a young age at the National Georgian Ensemble with his dance partner Mary. His world is suddenly turned upside down when the charismatic and carefree Irakli arrives and becomes both his strongest rival and desire. In ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, romantic, queer cinema
Plot: gay sex, dancing, first gay sexual experience, gay romance, rivalry, lgbt, gay, coming out, ambition, fight, obsession, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tbilisi, georgia
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The Way She Moves (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Houston, the aspirant to photographer Amie receives a complete Salsa and Mambo dancing course from her close colleagues and friends as her wedding gift. Her wedding with the wealthy and arrogant Jason is close and she intends to dance...
Plot: dancing, gift, infidelity, kiss
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