When it came to the ‘70s, it was all about Fosse, disco and roller-skating. You’ll find all that and more on this list of the best ‘70s dance movies, and we want you to rank your favorites. If you've got a pair of platform shoes in your closet that are gathering dust, brush them off and upvote your top dance movies from the 1970s.
Bob Fosse is one of the best and most influential choreographers of the 20th century, and you’ll find two of his most important films on this list of the best ‘70s dance films: Cabaret (for which he won best director) and the autobiographical, All That Jazz. Then we have two disco classics, Saturday Night Fever and Thank God It’s Friday. And, as for roller-skating, there’s Roller Boogie and Skatetown U.S.A. Also don’t miss the ballet drama, The Turning Point, featuring star turns from Shirley MacLaine and Anne Bancroft.
So, which of the movies on this list of good ‘70s dance films put a bounce in your step? Vote up the top ‘70s dance movies and make sure to add any we might have missed.
Directed by: John BadhamSaturday Night Fever is a 1977 American drama film directed by John Badham. It stars John... more
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Directed by: Mark L. LesterRoller Boogie is a 1979 musical film starring Linda Blair and introducing Jim Bray, a former... more
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Directed by: Bob FosseCabaret is a 1972 musical film directed by Bob Fosse and starring Liza Minnelli, Michael York... more
Directed by: Bob FosseAll That Jazz is a 1979 American musical film directed by Bob Fosse. The screenplay by Robert... more
Directed by: William A. LeveySkatetown, U.S.A. is a 1979 American comedic feature film produced to capitalize on the... more
Directed by: David GreeneGodspell is the 1973 film adaptation of the Off-Broadway musical Godspell created by... more
Directed by: Robert KlaneThank God It's Friday is a 1978 film directed by Robert Klane and produced by Motown... more
Directed by: Gilbert MosesThe Fish That Saved Pittsburgh is an American sports/fantasy comedy film that was released in... more
Directed by: Peter BogdanovichAt Long Last Love is a 1975 American musical romantic comedy film written, produced and... more
Directed by: Herbert RossWatch for Free with Amazon Prime Free TrialThe Turning Point is a 1977 drama film centered on the world of ballet in New York City,... more
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