Ballet Movies, Movies about Ballet

Here we've displayed a list of the best Ballet films : Black Swan(2010), Rhythm Is It!(2004), Ballets Russes(2005), Suspiria(1977), Mao's Last Dancer(2009), The Tales of Hoffmann(1951), The Turning Point(1977), Polina(2016), Center Stage(2000), The White Crow(2018), Ballet 422(2014), Center Stage: Turn It Up(2008) ... ...

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Black Swan

A committed dancer struggles to maintain her sanity after winning the lead role in a production of Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake".

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Rhythm Is It!

RHYTHM IS IT! records the first big educational project of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under Sir Simon Rattle. The orchestra ventured out of the ivory tower of high culture into ... See full summary »

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Ballets Russes

Ballets Russes is an intimate portrait of a group of pioneering artists -- now in their 70s, 80s and 90s -- who gave birth to modern ballet.

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An American newcomer to a prestigious German ballet academy comes to realize that the school is a front for something sinister amid a series of grisly murders.

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Mao's Last Dancer

In Maoist China, a boy is taken from his family and trained to become a dancer, but everything he knows is challenged when he is chosen to attend a ballet summer school in Houston, Texas.

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The Tales of Hoffmann

A melancholy poet reflects on three women he loved and lost in the past: a mechanical performing doll, a Venetian courtesan, and the consumptive daughter of a celebrated composer.

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The Turning Point

When her daughter joins a ballet company, a former dancer is forced to confront her long-ago decision to give up the stage to have a family.

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A young girl studies classical ballet. As a young woman she turns to modern dance and choreography.

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Center Stage

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.

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The White Crow

The story of Rudolf Nureyev's defection to the West.

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Ballet 422

From first rehearsal to world premiere, Ballet 422 takes us backstage at New York City Ballet as emerging choreographer Justin Peck crafts a new work.

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Center Stage: Turn It Up

A self-trained dancer from the streets of Detroit finds her way after auditioning for the most prestigious ballet academy in New York.

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Gold Diggers in Paris

Owners and show girls of the bankrupt Club Ballé are mistaken for the Academy Ballet of America and are off to Paris to compete in an International Dance Exposition.

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On Your Toes

A young hoofer quits vaudeville to become a composer and hooks up with a Russian ballet troupe.

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The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

A young girl is transported into a magical world of gingerbread soldiers and an army of mice.

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Alex in Wonder

A girl in the 1970s dreams of becoming a ballerina while struggling with the divorce of her kooky parents.

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Modern Problems

Jealous, harried air traffic controller Max Fiedler, recently dumped by his girlfriend, comes into contact with nuclear waste and is granted the power of telekinesis, which he uses not only to win her back, but to gain a little revenge.

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The Accompanist

Dr. Jason Holden, early 50s, is in danger of losing his family, because of a tragic automobile accident. He becomes a piano accompanist at a local ballet studio and falls in love with Brandon Wykowski, 27, a troubled dancer.

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A Nutcracker Christmas

A rising ballet star is ready to take the stage in her dream role when she receives the shocking news that her sister has died. Years later, she has vowed never to dance again, but a chance encounter with an old flame may change her mind.

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Center Stage: On Pointe

Jonathan Reeves (Peter Gallagher) is tasked with infusing more modern styles into the American Ballet Academy and getting top choreographers to recruit dancers to compete at a camp where winners are given an opportunity to join the academy.

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Slow Dancing in the Big City

A husky New York columnist (Paul Sorvino) falls for a ballerina (Anne Ditchburn) in bad health who just broke up with her boyfriend.

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Force of Nature Natalia

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George Balanchine's the Nutcracker

The New York City Ballet performs the Tchaikovsky-Petipa fairy tale of a girl (Jessica Lynne Cohen) and her doll-turned-prince (Macaulay Culkin). Kevin Kline narrates.

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After her parents sell a beloved elephant to pay for ballet school, a young ballerina (Brittany Bristow) abandons her dreams and sets out to find her animal friend.

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