A Chorus Line (1985)

Stills must not be reproduced, copied or downloaded in any way. Hard copies of some images can be bought via the BFI Printstore and the complete collection can be accessed for commercial reuse via BFI Stills.

Film details

Cast & Credits


Based on the Broadway musical. An open audition for parts in a chorus line is whittled down from hundreds to seventeen. The show's director, Zach, tries to delve beyond the young hopefuls' showbiz-hardened outer personalities to find their inner fears and aspirations. Zach's final choice (just eight are needed) will depend not only on how well they dance, but on who they are inside.

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top