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The Best PG-13 Dance Movies

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List of PG-13 dance movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG-13 dance movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 Dance movie of all time is. This list of popular PG-13 dance movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG-13 Dance movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great PG-13 Dance films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 Dance film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

Movies include everything from Center Stage to Save the Last Dance.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best PG-13 dance movies?" and "What are the most famous PG-13 dance movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

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    Bring It On: Fight to the Finish

    Christina Milian, Giuliana Rancic

    Released2009

    Released2009

    Directed byBille Woodruff

    Directed byBille Woodruff

    Bring It On: Fight to the Finish is a 2009 teen comedy film starring Christina Milian, Rachele Brooke Smith, Cody Longo, Vanessa Born, Gabrielle Dennis and Holland Roden. Directed by Bille Woodruff...  more
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    Stomp the Yard

    Chris Brown, Meagan Good

    Released2007

    Released2007

    Directed bySylvain White

    Directed bySylvain 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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    Honey

    Jessica Alba, Missy Elliott

    Released2003

    Released2003

    Directed byBille Woodruff

    Directed byBille 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 features...  more
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    Center Stage

    Zoe Saldana, Amanda Schull

    Released2000

    Released2000

    Directed byNicholas Hytner

    Directed byNicholas 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 York...  more

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    Step Up Revolution

    Megan Boone, Ryan Guzman

    Released2012

    Released2012

    Directed byScott Speer

    Directed byScott Speer

    Step Up Revolution is a 2012 American 3D dance film and the fourth installment in the Step Up film series was released on July 27, 2012. The film was directed by Scott Speer and stars Ryan Guzman and...  more
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    Step Up

    Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan

    Released2006

    Released2006

    Directed byAnne Fletcher

    Directed byAnne 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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    You Got Served

    Lil' Kim, Meagan Good

    Released2004

    Released2004

    Directed byChris Stokes

    Directed byChris 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 take...  more

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    Step Up 3D

    Sharni Vinson, Kathy Najimy

    Released2010

    Released2010

    Directed byJon M. Chu

    Directed byJon M. Chu

    Step Up 3D is a 2010 American 3D dance film written by Amy Andelson and Emily Meyer and directed by Step Up 2: The Streets '​s Jon M. Chu. The sequel sees the return of Adam Sevani and Alyson Stoner,...  more

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    Save the Last Dance

    Kerry Washington, Julia Stiles

    Released2001

    Released2001

    Directed byThomas Carter

    Directed byThomas 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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    Released2008

    Released2008

    Center Stage 2: Turn it Up or Center Stage 2 is the official sequel to the 2000 dance drama film Center Stage. The film was directed by Steven Jacobson and written by Karen Bloch Morse, based on...  more
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    How She Move

    Nina Dobrev, Keyshia Cole

    Released2008

    Released2008

    Directed byIan Iqbal Rashid

    Directed byIan Iqbal Rashid

    How She Move is a 2007 drama film directed by Ian Iqbal Rashid and starring Rutina Wesley, Clé Bennett and Romina D'Ugo. The film showcases the street culture of step dancing. The film is produced by...  more
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    White Nights

    Helen Mirren, Isabella Rossellini

    Released1985

    Released1985

    Directed byTaylor Hackford

    Directed byTaylor Hackford

    White Nights is a 1985 American drama film directed by Taylor Hackford and choreographed by Twyla Tharp and stars Mikhail Baryshnikov, Gregory Hines, Jerzy Skolimowski, Helen Mirren and Isabella...  more
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    Make It Happen

    Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Tessa Thompson

    Released2008

    Released2008

    Directed byDarren Grant

    Directed byDarren 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 and...  more
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    The Forbidden Dance

    Laura Harring, Sid Haig

    Released1990

    Released1990

    Directed byGreydon Clark

    Directed byGreydon Clark

    The Forbidden Dance is a 1990 drama film starring former Miss USA Laura Harring. Made to cash in on the Lambada dance craze, it opened on the same day as its competitor, Lambada....  more
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    Step Up 2: The Streets

    Channing Tatum, Cassie Ventura

    Released2008

    Released2008

    Directed byJon M. Chu

    Directed byJon M. Chu

    Step Up 2: The Streets is a 2008 American dance film. It is the sequel to the 2006 film Step Up from Touchstone Pictures. The film was directed by Jon M. Chu and choreographed by Jamal Sims, Hi-Hat...  more

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    Love N' Dancing

    Betty White, Amy Smart

    Released2008

    Released2008

    Directed byRobert Iscove

    Directed byRobert Iscove

    Love N' Dancing is a 2009 dance film about a couple who take part in a dance competition. The film was directed by Robert Iscove, and stars Amy Smart, Tom Malloy, and Billy Zane....  more
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    Rize

    Kevin Richardson, Lil' C

    Released2005

    Released2005

    Directed byDavid LaChapelle

    Directed byDavid LaChapelle

    Rize is an American documentary movie starring Lil' C, Tommy Johnson, also known as Tommy the Clown, and Miss Prissy. The documentary exposes the new dance form known as krumping which originated in...  more
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    Dance Flick

    Marlon Wayans, Amy Sedaris

    Released2009

    Released2009

    Directed byDamien Dante Wayans

    Directed byDamien 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 the...  more
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    Roll Bounce

    Meagan Good, Nick Cannon

    Released2005

    Released2005

    Directed byMalcolm D. Lee

    Directed byMalcolm D. Lee

    Roll Bounce is a 2005 American comedy-drama film written by Norman Vance Jr. and directed by Malcolm D. Lee. The film stars hip hop artist Bow Wow as the leader of a roller skating crew in 1970s...  more

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    Blast Beat

    Daniel Dae Kim, Wilmer Valderrama

    Released2020

    Released2020

    Directed byEsteban Arango

    Directed byEsteban Arango

    Blast Beat is an American coming of age drama film directed by Esteban Arango. When a family leaves their native Colombia for the United States in the summer of '99, a metalhead science prodigy and...  more

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    Steppin: The Movie

    Mo'Nique Imes-Jackson, Anthony Anderson

    Released2009

    Released2009

    Directed byMichael Taliferro

    Directed byMichael Taliferro

    Steppin: The Movie is a 2009 American musical comedy film. The film stars Wesley Jonathan and Chrystee Pharris, and was the last film directed by Michael Taliferro....  more
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    Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights

    January Jones, Patrick Swayze

    Released2004

    Released2004

    Directed byGuy Ferland

    Directed byGuy Ferland

    Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights is a 2004 American musical romance film directed by Guy Ferland. This film is a "re-imagining" of the 1987 blockbuster Dirty Dancing, reusing the same basic plot, but...  more

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    B-Girl

    Ogie Banks, Julie "Jules" Urich

    Released2004

    Released2004

    Directed byEmily Dell

    Directed byEmily Dell

    B-Girl is a 2004 short film directed by Emily Dell....  more
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    War/Dance

    Jane Adong, Kitara Coldwell

    Released2007

    Released2007

    Directed bySean Fine, Andrea Nix, Andrea Nix Fine

    Directed bySean Fine, Andrea Nix, Andrea Nix Fine

    War/Dance is a 2007 American documentary film written and directed by Sean Fine and Andrea Nix Fine and produced by Shine Global's Susan MacLaury, a professor at Kean University, and Albie Hecht. It...  more
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    Body Rock

    Lorenzo Lamas, Ray Sharkey

    Released1984

    Released1984

    Directed byMarcelo Epstein

    Directed byMarcelo Epstein

    Body Rock is a 1984 film directed by Marcelo Epstein about a young man "from the streets" with a talent for break-dancing. It stars Lorenzo Lamas in the lead role of 'Chilly'. The film featured music...  more