A romantic comedy where a bored, overworked Estate Lawyer, upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, signs up for ballroom dancing lessons.
- " British director Peter Chelsom proves to be an inspired choice. Dressing the film with an eye-pleasing kitsch retro look and sprinkling the proceedings with moments of eccentric humor, he recalls his fine earlier films. " – Miles Fielder (The List)
- " "Shall We Dance?'' celebrates marriage, self-renewal, the benefits of acting on impulse and the courage to dance to your own mambo beat. Audiences susceptible to its charms will be dancing down the aisles. " – Deborah Hornblow (Hartford Courant)
- " Possesses a sunny optimism that filmgoers don't regularly see. " – Forrest Hartman (Reno Gazette-Journal)