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10 Dance-Movie Moments That Would Never Happen In Real Life

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You just got served...clips of your favorite movies where characters who’ve just gotta DANCE use movement and well-executed choreography to demonstrate their internal struggles, emotional breakthroughs, and heroic journeys — society, socioeconomic class, and naysaying parents be damned! Now, please note these are dance movies, not musicals (for the most part), so don’t get all hot and bothered when Chicago isn’t on the list.
We’re talking about films where dancing — not accompanied by songs that move the story forward — is an essential part of the plot. And, while these movies are technically grounded in reality, the dance element always adds a little silliness that requires a certain suspension of disbelief. So, put on your leotards and start warming up for 10 things that can only happen in dance movies.