Music Movies
Mistaken for Strangers

Mistaken for Strangers

Mistaken for Strangers
IMDb: 7.3
75 min

Mistaken for Strangers follows The National on its biggest tour to date. Newbie roadie Tom (lead singer Matt Berninger’s younger brother) is a heavy metal and horror movie enthusiast, and…

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Make Your Move

Make Your Move

Make Your Move
IMDb: 5.6
110 min

A pair of star-crossed dancers in New York find themselves at the center of a bitter rivalry between their brothers’ underground dance clubs.

Genre: Music
We Are the Best!

We Are the Best!

We Are the Best!
IMDb: 7.2
102 min

Three girls in 1980s Stockholm decide to form a punk band — despite not having any instruments and being told by everyone that punk is dead.

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Genre: Drama, Music
Begin Again

Begin Again

Begin Again
IMDb: 7.4
104 min

Gretta, a budding songwriter, finds herself alone after her boyfriend Dave ditches her. Her life gains purpose when Dan, a record label executive, notices her talent.

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Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys
IMDb: 6.8
134 min

A musical biopic of the Four Seasons—the rise, the tough times and personal clashes, and the ultimate triumph of a group of friends whose music became symbolic of a generation….

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Genre: Drama, Music
Step Up All In

Step Up All In

Step Up All In
IMDb: 6.0
112 min

All-stars from the previous Step Up installments come together in glittering Las Vegas, battling for a victory that could define their dreams and their careers.

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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Get on Up

Get on Up

Get on Up
IMDb: 6.9
139 min

A chronicle of James Brown’s rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.

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Genre: Drama, Music
The Song

The Song

The Song
IMDb: 6.0
116 min

The film follows aspiring singer-songwriter Jed King (Alan Powell) as he struggles to catch a break and escape the long shadow of his father, a country music legend. After reluctantly…

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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Jimi: All Is by My Side

Jimi: All Is by My Side

Jimi: All Is by My Side
IMDb: 5.7
118 min

A drama based on Jimi Hendrix’s life as he left New York City for London, where his career took off.

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Genre: Drama, Music
20,000 Days on Earth

20,000 Days on Earth

20,000 Days on Earth
IMDb: 7.5
97 min

A semi-fictionalized documentary about a day in the life of Australian musician Nick Cave’s persona.

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God Help the Girl

God Help the Girl

God Help the Girl
IMDb: 6.4
112 min

Eve is a catastrophe—low on self-esteem but high on fantasy, especially when it comes to music. Over the course of one Glasgow summer, she meets two similarly rootless souls: posh…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
The Identical

The Identical

The Identical
IMDb: 5.2
107 min

During the Great Depression, identical twins are separated at birth. One, Drexel Hemsley becomes a wildly successful ’50s rock star, while the other, Ryan Wade, struggles to balance his passion…

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Genre: Drama, Music
Rudderless

Rudderless

Rudderless
IMDb: 7.5
105 min

A grieving father in a downward spiral stumbles across a box of his recently deceased son’s demo tapes and lyrics. Shocked by the discovery of this unknown talent, he forms…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
One Chance

One Chance

One Chance
IMDb: 6.8
103 min

This film follows the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Whiplash

Whiplash

Whiplash
IMDb: 8.5
106 min

Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.

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Genre: Drama, Music
Strange Magic

Strange Magic

Strange Magic
IMDb: 5.8
99 min

A love potion works its devious charms on fairies, elves and the swamp-dwelling Bog King as they all try to possess the potion for themselves.

Gloria

Gloria

Gloria
IMDb: 6.6
126 min

Gloria never imagined that an audition for the music producer Sergio Andrade was going to change her life so drastically. King Midas not only brought her to stardom, but also…

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Genre: Drama, Music
The Last Five Years

The Last Five Years

The Last Five Years
IMDb: 5.9
94 min

In New York, a struggling actress and a successful writer sing about their failed marriage from two perspectives.

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Ballet 422

Ballet 422

Ballet 422
IMDb: 6.3
75 min

The film shadows Justin Peck, wunderkind choreographer of the New York City Ballet, as he undertakes the Herculean task of creating the company’s 422nd original piece. Following the creative process…

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Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police

Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police

Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police
IMDb: 6.9
79 min

Based on the acclaimed memoir by renowned guitarist Andy Summers, Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police follows Summers’ journey from his early days in the psychedelic ‘60s music scene,…

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The Wrecking Crew

The Wrecking Crew

The Wrecking Crew
IMDb: 7.6
101 min

A celebration of the musical work of a group of session musicians known as “The Wrecking Crew”, a band that provided back-up instrumentals to such legendary recording artists as Frank…

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Danny Collins

Danny Collins

Danny Collins
IMDb: 7.0
106 min

An ageing rock star decides to change his life when he discovers a 40-year-old letter written to him by John Lennon.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Lambert & Stamp

Lambert & Stamp

Lambert & Stamp
IMDb: 6.6
117 min

In this crazy, chaotic gospel of chance, aspiring filmmakers Chris Stamp and Kit Lambert set out to search for a subject for their underground movie, leading them to discover, mentor,…

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Summer of Soul (…or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

Summer of Soul (…or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

Summer of Soul (…or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)
IMDb: 8.0
117 min

During the same summer as Woodstock, over 300,000 people attended the Harlem Cultural Festival, celebrating African American music and culture, and promoting Black pride and unity. The footage from the…

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Pitch Perfect 2

Pitch Perfect 2

Pitch Perfect 2
IMDb: 6.4
115 min

The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are…

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Genre: Comedy, Music
Eden

Eden

Eden
IMDb: 6.4
131 min

Paul, a teenager in the underground scene of early-nineties Paris, forms a DJ collective with his friends and together they plunge into the nightlife of sex, drugs, and endless music.

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Genre: Drama, Music
Soaked in Bleach

Soaked in Bleach

Soaked in Bleach
IMDb: 7.4
90 min

Twenty years ago, Kurt Cobain was found dead of an apparent gunshot wound to the head. The world was told it was a suicide, but evidence would lead many people…

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Love & Mercy

Love & Mercy

Love & Mercy
IMDb: 7.4
121 min

In the late 1960s, the Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson stops touring, produces “Pet Sounds” and begins to lose his grip on reality. By the 1980s, Wilson, under the sway of…

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Genre: Drama, History, Music
Amy

Amy

Amy
IMDb: 7.8
128 min

A documentary on the life of Amy Winehouse, the immensely talented yet doomed songstress. We see her from her teen years, where she already showed her singing abilities, to her…

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We Are Your Friends

We Are Your Friends

We Are Your Friends
IMDb: 6.2
96 min

Young Cole Carter dreams of hitting the big time as a Hollywood disc jockey, spending his days and nights hanging with buddies and working on the one track that will…

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10,000 Saints

10,000 Saints

10,000 Saints
IMDb: 5.9
113 min

A sweeping multigenerational story set against the backdrop of the raw, roaring New York City of the late 1980s; adoption, teen pregnancy, drugs, hardcore punk rock, the unbridled optimism and…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Ricki and the Flash

Ricki and the Flash

Ricki and the Flash
IMDb: 5.9
101 min

Meryl Streep stars as Ricki Rendazzo, a guitar heroine who made a world of mistakes as she followed her dreams of rock-and-roll stardom. Returning home, Ricki gets a shot at…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Straight Outta Compton

Straight Outta Compton

Straight Outta Compton
IMDb: 7.8
147 min

In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful…

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Genre: Drama, Music
Arcade Fire – The Reflektor Tapes

Arcade Fire – The Reflektor Tapes

Arcade Fire – The Reflektor Tapes
IMDb: 6.2
75 min

Arcade Fire’s first feature film is called ‘The Reflektor Tapes’. The project is “a unique cinematic experience, meeting at the crossroads of documentary, music, art and personal history.”

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Genre: Music
Rock the Kasbah

Rock the Kasbah

Rock the Kasbah
IMDb: 5.5
106 min

A washed-up music producer finds one last shot at redemption with a golden-voiced young girl in Afghanistan. However, when jealousy gets the better of a disgruntled ex-boyfriend, he decides to…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, War
Jem and the Holograms

Jem and the Holograms

Jem and the Holograms
IMDb: 4.2
118 min

As a small-town girl catapults from underground video sensation to global superstar, she and her three sisters begin a one-in-a-million journey of discovering that some talents are too special to…

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Genre: Family, Fantasy, Music
Janis: Little Girl Blue

Janis: Little Girl Blue

Janis: Little Girl Blue
IMDb: 7.4
103 min

Janis Joplin’s evolution into a star from letters that Joplin wrote over the years to her friends, family, and collaborators.

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Of Mind and Music

Of Mind and Music

Of Mind and Music
IMDb: 6.9
98 min

Dr. Alvaro Cruz, a neuroscientist, disillusioned by the death of his mother and his inability to help her, finds redemption and reward by helping Una Vida, a jazz singer he…

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Genre: Drama, Music
Tumbledown

Tumbledown

Tumbledown
IMDb: 6.2
105 min

A young woman struggles to move on with her life after the death of her husband, an acclaimed folk singer, when a brash New York writer forces her to confront…

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Born to Be Blue

Born to Be Blue

Born to Be Blue
IMDb: 6.9
97 min

Jazz legend Chet Baker finds love and redemption when he stars in a movie about his own troubled life to mount a comeback.

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Genre: Drama, Music