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Rated
PG
Runtime 94 min
Ratings
87% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 10+ Common Sense Media
Genre Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Release 02/12/93
Actors Paul Mercurio, Tara Morice, Bill Hunter, Pat Thomson
Directors Baz Luhrmann
Scott Hastings is a champion caliber ballroom dancer, but much to the chagrin of the Australian ballroom dance community, Scott believes in dancing "his own steps". Fran is a beginning dancer and a bit of an ugly duckly who has the audacity to ask to be Scott's partner after his unorthodox style causes his regular partner to dance out of his life. Together, these two misfits try to win the Australian Pan Pacific Championships and show the Ballroom Confederation that they are wrong when they say, "there are no new steps!"
Genre Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Release 02/12/93
Actors Paul Mercurio, Tara Morice, Bill Hunter, Pat Thomson
Directors Baz Luhrmann
Scott Hastings is a champion caliber ballroom dancer, but much to the chagrin of the Australian ballroom dance community, Scott believes in dancing "his own steps". Fran is a beginning dancer and a bit of an ugly duckly who has the audacity to ask to be Scott's partner after his unorthodox style causes his regular partner to dance out of his life. Together, these two misfits try to win the Australian Pan Pacific Championships and show the Ballroom Confederation that they are wrong when they say, "there are no new steps!"