Mao's Last Dancer
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.Mao's Last Dancer featuring Chi Cao and Chengwu Guo is free on Tubi, free on VUDU, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 4 others. It's a biography and drama movie with an average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 57% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (7,250 votes).
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Available to watch free online (Tubi & Vudu).
Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).
Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
Mao's Last Dancer has an average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 57% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (7,250 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.