The Red Shoes (1948)

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2h 13min
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Moira Shearer
Victoria Page
Adolf Wohlbrück
Boris Lermontov
Marius Goring
Julian Craster
Robert Helpmann
Ivan Boleslawsky
Julia Lang
A Balletomane
Bill Shine
Her Mate
Austin Trevor
Prof. Palmer
Irene Browne
Lady Neston
Jerry Verno
Stage-Door Keeper
Marie Rambert
Marie Rambert
Joy Rawlins
Gwladys - Vicky's friend


In this classic drama, Vicky Page is an aspiring ballerina torn between her dedication to dance and her desire to love. While her imperious instructor, Boris Lermontov, urges to her to forget anything but ballet, Vicky begins to fall for the charming young composer Julian Craster. Eventually Vicky, under great emotional stress, must choose to pursue either her art or her romance, a decision that carries serious consequences.

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