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This time: Movies about ballet
|The Red Shoes [NR](1948) Moira Shearer. Based on a fairytale. Trailer Netflix||The Tales of Hoffmann [NR] (1951) Moira Shearer, Robert Helpmann, Léonide Massine Film adaptation of an opera Trailer Netflix||Invitation to the Dance [NR] (1956) Gene Kelley "three entirely different stories are told though dancing. Words are not used and the style of dancing is different for each part." Some animation. Video clip Trailer|
|The Turning Point [PG] (1977) Shirley MacLaine and Introducing Mikhail Baryschnikov Trailer Netflix||White Nights [PG-13] (1985) Mikhail Baryshnikov, Gregory Hines Ballet meets Tap Trailer Netflix||Dancers [PG] (1987) Mikhail Baryshnikov, Alessandra Ferri, Julie Kent About filming Giselle Trailer|
|The Dancer - Dansaren [NR] (1994) Katja Bjorner "a film about ballet that is as beautiful as ballet" Video Netflix||Center Stage [PG-13](1999) 12 dance students trying for the big time. Trailer Netflix||Billy Elliot [R for language] (2000) Boys can dance,too. Video (1/12) Netflix|
|The Company[PG-13] (2003) Neve Campbell Difficulties in becoming a principal dancer. Trailer Netflix||Angelina Ballerina: In the Wings [NR] (2004)About a mouse Relive your youth :=) Netflix||Save The Last Dance 2 [PG-13] (2006) Do ballet and hip-hop mix? Netflix Video clip|
|Ballet Shoes [PG] (2007) Emma Watson In 1930's London, three orphans have different destinies. Trailer Netflix||Dancing with Time (2007) Four German dancers in their 70's return to dance. Trailer in German Wikipedia||
Morristown: A Ballerina Love Story (2008)
About the troubles of a dance teacher.|
Video clip Amazon
|Center Stage: Turn It Up [PG-13] (2008) A more modern "Center Stage" Trailer Netflix||
Mao's Last Dancer[NR] (2009)
Based on the story of a real Chinese dancer.
|Dance Subaru! (2009 in Japan) Can a cabaret dancer become a ballerina? Trailer in Japanese Part 1/13 with subtitles|
Who will get into the professional ballet school?
" a portrait of five Russian ballerinas from the Mariinsky Theatre"
The Children of Theatre Street (2007)|
And there are hundreds of films of ballet performances.
And there are many documentaries about ballet companies and dancers.