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Best music/dance scenes in films?

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annandale Wed 20-Jan-16 22:15:45

I love a good 'let's do the show right here' kind of moment.

I'd forgotten this scuzzy yet magnificent chunk of the original Fame - Hot Lunch Jam smile

WLmum Wed 20-Jan-16 22:18:13

Ending of the second best exotic marigold hotel.

balletgirlmum Wed 20-Jan-16 22:18:32

How to choose?

I've Had the Time of My Life - Dirty Dancing

Good Morning Baltimore - Hairspray

We Love To Boogie - Billy Elliot

ButtfaceMiscreant Wed 20-Jan-16 22:19:11

The barn raising scene in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers - an oldie but a goodie.

TensionWheelsCoolHeels Wed 20-Jan-16 22:24:21

Singing in the rain?

balletgirlmum Wed 20-Jan-16 22:25:54

YES tension - that's a classic

Can I add You've got to have a gimmick from Gypsy.

FreakinScaryCaaw Thu 21-Jan-16 23:13:47

The basement tango scene in Shall we dance.

FreakinScaryCaaw Thu 21-Jan-16 23:16:26

Wrong movie it's Take the lead blush

FreakinScaryCaaw Thu 21-Jan-16 23:17:21

I've watched both movies so much they've melded grin

SorrelForbes Thu 21-Jan-16 23:19:37

I second the barn raising scene from 7B47B. Plus Dancing in the Dark from The Band Wagon. Beautiful.

Donge13 Thu 21-Jan-16 23:59:02 this

VocationalGoat Fri 22-Jan-16 00:05:29

Pulp Fiction

VocationalGoat Fri 22-Jan-16 00:08:26

Oh and Gene Kelly and Jerry (mouse from Tom and Jerry) in Anchors Aweigh.

hatters Fri 22-Jan-16 00:13:30

I really love the final dance in the rain in Step Up 2.

lowers the tone

val4 Fri 22-Jan-16 00:32:33

All Pacino's tango in "Scent of a woman". Also the Pase Double(spelling? )to 'Perhaps Perhaps,Perhaps' scene, in 'Strictly Ballroom'.

ijustwannadance Fri 22-Jan-16 00:40:17

hatters me too. Bounce by Timberland is fab.

And the ballroom scene in Beauty and the Beast. Yes it's a cartoon but they dance and there is music.

FreakinScaryCaaw Sat 23-Jan-16 10:10:52

Val4 I forgot that one. That's actually mine and Dh's favourite.

echt Sun 31-Jan-16 06:34:58

These two from West Side Story:

The opening dance


VulcanWoman Sun 31-Jan-16 06:47:42

Saturday Night Fever, all of it! love it.

Feurata Fri 05-Feb-16 14:38:11

I also like it!

Gunting Fri 05-Feb-16 14:41:46

Does Napoleon dynamite dancing to Jamiroquai count grin

CaveMum Fri 05-Feb-16 14:45:46

Agree with the basement tango in Take the Lead.

Also the JLo/Richard Gere tango in Shall We Dance is pretty hot, but I love that piece of music.

bruffin Sat 06-Feb-16 22:02:51

Yul Brynner and Deborah Kerr
Shall We Dance King and I

Michael Barychnikov and Gregory Hines dance off in White Knights

Singing in the rain

bruffin Sat 06-Feb-16 22:04:28

I also love West Side Story and Strictly Ballroom

bruffin Sat 06-Feb-16 22:09:46

Sorry Mikhail not Michaelblush

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