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15 Of Cinema’s Best Dance Party Endings
Climactic song-and-dance numbers guaranteed to make you smile

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SHREK FOREVER AFTER (2010)

Song: ‘I’m A Believer’ by Weezer
Dancing: Fairy good indeed.

The Shrek films have never been afraid of a little song and dance. This is the franchise that saw Mike Myers (as a green ogre) singing Billy Joel’s ‘Just The Way You Are’, Cameron Diaz (as a green ogre) singing Madonna’s ‘Like A Virgin’ and Eddie Murphy (as a talking donkey) singing Sir Mix-a-Lot’s ‘Baby Got Back’, after all. But instead of “Puss and Donkey, y’all” bellowing out Ricky Martin’s ‘Livin’ The Vida Loca’ or Jennifer Saunders’ take on ‘I Need A Hero’ from Shrek 2, we’re getting all nostalgic with Shrek Forever After’s final, final, final credits sign-off, which sees Weezer cover the fairy-tale tetralogy’s most iconic song, ‘I’m A Believer’ by The Monkees. It’s enough to bring a tear to your eyes, it really is.
 

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1 Special Mention to...
... the dance at the end of 'Mirror, Mirror.' Was not wowed by the film, but that number made me get up and dance. More

Posted by HighwayJoe on Saturday February 15, 2014, 23:50

2 Tropic Thunder: Making Tom Cruise Awesome
Legends, the lot of you -- for making this. More

Posted by ASparePocket on Friday February 14, 2014, 22:26

3 what about the Blues Brothers!!!!!
Blues Brothers???!!!! Jail house rock sequence is awesome!! More

Posted by gordon_m_b on Thursday February 13, 2014, 04:09

4
No Zatoichi? Are you mad? More

Posted by Klamath on Wednesday February 12, 2014, 17:35

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Effing love Beetlejuice, I do. More

Posted by Whistler on Wednesday February 12, 2014, 13:20

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What about "Dodgeball"? The Milkshake dance during the credits was unforgettable. More

Posted by the_rainman21 on Wednesday February 12, 2014, 00:24

7 Boy
The "Thriller" ending to Taika Waititi's NZ comedy Boy is a great example https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-TiQXCJtRk More

Posted by Scruffybobby on Tuesday February 11, 2014, 20:12

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Great list, except I think Little Miss Sunshine should be on here :) Greg Kinnear and Steve Carell's dance moves are awesome :D' More

Posted by cool avfc on Tuesday February 11, 2014, 18:48

9 Zatoichi
You forgot Zatoichi (2003)... More

Posted by TheSilentJimbo on Tuesday February 11, 2014, 17:46

10 What about Fantastic Mr Fox?
There was a better dance ending than Return of the Jedi. More

Posted by Film2012 on Tuesday February 11, 2014, 17:25


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