Watch Mao's Last Dancer: A drama based on the autobiography by Li Cunxin. At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao's cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he managed to defect and went on to perform as a principal dancer for the Houston Ballet and as a principal artist with the Australian Ballet.

🌟 7.20/10 from 4287 users
Ratings: IMDB: 7.20
Runtime: 117 mins
Genres: Drama Biography Music Romance
Director: Bruce Beresford
Actors: Bruce Greenwood Kyle MacLachlan Aden Young Joan Chen Leslie Bell

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