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The Best Movies Like Step Up 

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Updated June 14, 2019 1k votes 256 voters 26.5k views 21 items

List Rules Vote for your favorite movies that are similar to the Step Up franchise.

List of the best movies like Step Up, as voted on by other fans of the movie. If you love dance competition movies then you're in luck, as there are plenty of other great films that are similar to the Step Up franchise. Other great titles include it's Stomp The Yard, You Got Served. and many more. There have been 5 Step Up movies released so far, with the most recent being in 2014. Vote for the top movies you've seen that are just as good as Step Up. Don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it! Trailers are included next to each movie, so if you want to preview the film you can do it right here on this page.
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Joshua Carlyle Aninias Ilaguison added Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan, Heavy D

Released: 2006

Directed by: Anne Fletcher

Step Up is a 2006 American romantic dance film directed by Anne Fletcher starring Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum. Set in Baltimore, Maryland, the film follows the tale of the disadvantaged ...more

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Jessica Alba, Missy Elliott, Joy Bryant

Released: 2003

Directed by: Bille Woodruff

Honey is a 2003 dance film released by Universal Pictures. Featuring music produced by Rodney Jerkins, the film stars Jessica Alba, Mekhi Phifer, Lil' Romeo, Joy Bryant, David Moscow and ...more

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#86 of 108 The Greatest Directorial Debuts Of All Time #9 of 33 30+ Great Teen Drama Movies About Dancing

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Chris Brown, Meagan Good, Shaffer Smith

Released: 2007

Directed by: Sylvain White

Stomp the Yard is a 2007 drama and dance film produced by Rainforest Films and released through Sony Pictures' Screen Gems division on January 12, 2007. Directed by Sylvain White, Stomp the Yard ...more

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#168 of 721 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked #16 of 98 The Best Dance Movies Ever Made

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Kerry Washington, Julia Stiles, Bianca Lawson

Released: 2001

Directed by: Thomas Carter

Save the Last Dance is a 2001 American film produced by MTV Films, directed by Thomas Carter and released by Paramount Pictures on January 12, 2001. The film stars Julia Stiles and Sean Patrick ...more

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Kirsten Dunst, Eliza Dushku, Gabrielle Union

Released: 2000

Directed by: Peyton Reed

Bring It On is a 2000 American teen comedy film that was directed by Peyton Reed and written by Jessica Bendinger. It was followed by four direct-to-video sequels, none of which contain any of ...more

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#54 of 804 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #15 of 98 The Best Dance Movies Ever Made

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Kevin Bacon, John Lithgow

Released: 1984

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Footloose is a 1984 American musical-drama directed by Herbert Ross. It tells the story of Ren McCormack, an upbeat Chicago teen who moves to a small town in which, as a result of the efforts of ...more

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Maddiwhity added Audrina Patridge, Mario Lopez, Kat Graham

Released: 2011

Directed by: Bille Woodruff

Honey 2 is a comedy, drama and music film written by Blayne Weaver, Alyson Fouse and directed by Bille Woodruff. Motion Picture Rating (MPAA) Rated it PG-13 for some sexual content and language. ...more
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Olivia Munn, Matthew McConaughey, Channing Tatum

Released: 2012

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Magic Mike is a 2012 American comedy-drama film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, and Matthew McConaughey. The plot revolves ...more

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#25 of 98 The Best Dance Movies Ever Made #23 of 140 The Most Awkward Movies to Watch with Your Parents

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Dirty Dancing is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies Like Step Up
Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey, Jerry Orbach

Released: 1987

Directed by: Emile Ardolino

Dirty Dancing is a 1987 American romantic drama film. Written by Eleanor Bergstein and directed by Emile Ardolino, the film stars Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey in the lead roles, as well as ...more

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Lil' Kim, Meagan Good, Steve Harvey

Released: 2004

Directed by: Chris Stokes

You Got Served is a film written and directed by Chris Stokes, manager of its stars, recording artist Marques Houston and the members of boy band B2K. The plot concerns a group of dancers, who ...more

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#44 of 98 The Best Dance Movies Ever Made #6 of 24 The Best Breakdancing Movies

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Charlotte Rampling, Jeremy Sheffield, Nichola Burley

Released: 2010

Directed by: Max Giwa, Dania Paquini

StreetDance 3D is a 2010 British 3D dance drama film which was released on 21 May 2010. The film was released in RealD 3D, XpanD 3D, and Dolby 3D with Max Giwa and Dania Pasquini directing it. ...more
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Tyra Banks, John Goodman, Maria Bello

Released: 2000

Directed by: David McNally

Coyote Ugly is a 2000 romantic comedy-drama based on the actual Coyote Ugly Saloon, set in New York City. The film stars Piper Perabo and Adam Garcia. It was directed by David McNally, produced ...more

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#453 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #161 of 410 The Best Rainy Day Movies #83 of 804 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made

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Zoe Saldana, Amanda Schull, Donna Murphy

Released: 2000

Directed by: Nicholas Hytner

Center Stage is a 2000 American teen drama film, directed by Nicholas Hytner, about a group of young dancers from various backgrounds who enroll at the fictitious American Ballet Academy in New ...more

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#252 of 302 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time #414 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #14 of 98 The Best Dance Movies Ever Made

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Antonio Banderas, Jenna Dewan, Alfre Woodard

Released: 2006

Directed by: Liz Friedlander

Take the Lead is a 2006 musical drama film starring Antonio Banderas, Rob Brown, Alfre Woodard, Dante Basco, Elijah Kelley, Marcus T. Paulk, Jenna Dewan, Lauren Collins and also features former ...more
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Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Tessa Thompson, Ashley Roberts

Released: 2008

Directed by: Darren Grant

Make It Happen is a 2008 dance film directed by Darren Grant and starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead. The screenplay was co-written by Duane Adler, who was a screenwriter for Save the Last Dance ...more

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#66 of 98 The Best Dance Movies Ever Made #14 of 14 The Best Burlesque Movies

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Jacqueline Bissett, Shaffer Smith, Ray J

Released: 2006

Directed by: David Petrarca

Save the Last Dance 2 is a direct-to-video sequel to 2001's theatrical feature Save the Last Dance. It was released to DVD on October 10, 2006 by Paramount Home Entertainment and MTV. While ...more

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#62 of 98 The Best Dance Movies Ever Made #19 of 33 30+ Great Teen Drama Movies About Dancing #20 of 28 The Best Competitive Dance Movies

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edberg_victoria added Amanda Seyfried, Vanessa Redgrave, Oliver Platt

Released: 2010

Directed by: Gary Winick

Letters to Juliet is a 2010 American romantic drama film starring Amanda Seyfried, Christopher Egan, Vanessa Redgrave, Gael García Bernal, and Franco Nero. This was the final film of ...more
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Kris Kristofferson, Jane Krakowski, Vanessa L. Williams

Released: 1998

Directed by: Randa Haines

Dance with Me is a 1998 drama film on love and dance directed by Randa Haines and starring Vanessa L. Williams and Puerto Rican singer Chayanne.
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Battle B-Boy Jae Phan, Alison Dahlstrom, Ricky Cole

Released: 2014

Directed by: Frank Lin

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Aimee Garcia, Drew Sidora, Missy Yager

Released: 2009

Directed by: Emily Dell

B-Girl is a 2009 dance film written and directed by Emily Dell and starring Julie Urich, Missy Yager, Wesley Jonathan, Drew Sidora, Aimee Garcia, James Martinez and based on director Emily ...more
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Marlon Wayans, Amy Sedaris, David Alan Grier

Released: 2009

Directed by: Damien Dante Wayans

Dance Flick is a 2009 American parody comedy movie directed by Damien Dante Wayans, written by many of the Wayans Family, and starring Shoshana Bush and Damon Wayans, Jr.. The film is a spoof of ...more