• Released
  • August 20, 2010
  • (Limited)
  • PG , 1 hr 57 min
  • Art House/Foreign
Mao's Last Dancer Synopsis
A peasant boy from communist China becomes an international ballet star.
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Movie Reviews

remarkable, astonishing life story of a man

By howcanierasemyaccount
The movie is adapted from the best-seller autobiography of the ballet and dancer Li Cunxing. I enjoyed the movie very much, especially the ballet scenes. it is true that acting wasn't excellent and...

Mao's Last Dancer

By murray161
Finally, an adult movie without the gratuitous violence, sex, and foul language- and this from a macho guy,...

deeply meaningful

By statik
a movie that qualifies as an experience--incredible script, character depth, plot depth, superb acting, sych beaiutiful choreography--Bruce Greenwood puts in a performance for the ages--Chi Cao who...

One of the best this year

By janavegas
The emotional journey that have every audience going for their kleenex, at least at the theater that i was in.Not often a movie gets applauded in the end , this is one of them. Touching and fair, for...


By Aggie630
I highly recommend this PG rated film for the family because it is inspiring and motivational. It has an assortment of thematic elements such as family life, school issues, culture shock in a new...

Five Word Review

By 8715ll
one of best this year...

Five Word Review

By Betty Davis eyes
equisite ballet heartwarming true story...

Mao's Last Dancer - Truly Moving Picture Award recipient.

By Heartland TMP
Visually, this is a very pretty film, just really easy on the eyes. The ballet scenes feel real and complete, authentic. This is a movie which makes me want to read the autobiography it is based...

Five Word Review

By Daltexgal
Epic Unforgettable Enchanting Worthy Historical...

Mao's Last Dance

By fatty_patty
Unforgetably gripping! Brilliant, and Awesomingly inspiring! Never give up hopes and dreams, and knowing that the "kings heart is in God's hands", and hearts can change! I was truly awe struck to...

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Rated PG | For Brief violent image, some sensuality, language and incidental smoking