Happy International Dance Day! Yes, that’s a real holiday and totally worth celebrating. Showing off your fancy footwork is what today is all about, but sadly, this holiday isn’t one where we can take the day off and dance all day long –- even though that would be epic!

Instead, take a cue from some of our favorite movie dance moments and, in case you need a reason to move it like the ones below, we’ve got you covered! Now, let’s break it down!


When you fall in love, you're all like:

500 Days of Summer



But if you're single and not mad about it, you might prefer:

Magic Mike



If somebody tries to put Baby in the corner, just be like:

Dirty Dancing



If you have senioritis, you're more like:

Ferris Bueller's Day Off



If you want to prove all the haters wrong, you're all like:

Napoleon Dynamite



If you've been told not to dance, you're all like:



They're all “White girls can't dance”, and you're like:

Save the Last Dance



If you want to make jaws drop at your beauty pageant, just be like:

Little Miss Sunshine



If you're Uma Thurman and it's your birthday (which today is), you’re like:

Pulp Fiction



If you're home alone today, you're all like:

Risky Business


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Which awesome movie dance moment is your favorite?