Category: Music

Yesterday-2019 7

Yesterday-2019

In Lowestoft UK, Jack Malik is a frustrated musician whose musical career is going nowhere despite the faith that his friend/manager Ellie Appleton has in him. However, on the night Jack decides to give up, the whole wor...

New York, New York-1977 6.7

New York, New York-1977

The day WWII ends, Jimmy, a selfish and smooth-talking musician, meets Francine, a lounge singer. From that moment on, their relationship grows into love as they struggle with their careers and aim for the top....

Suck-2009 6.1

Suck-2009

In Montreal, Joey is the lead singer of the struggling band "The Winners", composed by the sexy bass singer Jennifer, the guitarist Tyler, the drummer Sam and the handyman Hugo. Their incompetent and alcoholic manager Je...

What Happened, Miss Simone?-2015 7.6

What Happened, Miss Simone?-2015

On stage Nina Simone was known for her utterly free, uninhibited musical expression, which enthralled audiences and attracted life-long fans. But amid the violent, haunting, and senseless day-to-day of the civil rights e...

Quest-2017 7.2

Quest-2017

Filmed with vérité intimacy for almost a decade, QUEST is the moving portrait of an American family living in North Philadelphia. Beginning at the dawn of the Obama presidency, parents Christopher "Quest" Rainey, and his...

Walk the Line-2005 7.8

Walk the Line-2005

While growing up in the Great Depression era, Johnny Cash takes an interest in music and eventually moves out of his Arkansas town to join the air force in Germany. While there, he buys his first guitar and writes his ow...

No Small Affair-1984 5.5

No Small Affair-1984

The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar, but is about to be thrown out....

The Punk Voyage-2017 7.3

The Punk Voyage-2017

A sequel to the acclaimed documentary The Punk Syndrome (2012)....

Hearts Beat Loud-2018 6.9

Hearts Beat Loud-2018

In the hip Brooklyn neighborhood of Red Hook, single dad and record store owner Frank is preparing to send his hard-working daughter Sam off to college while being forced to close his vintage shop. Hoping to stay connect...

Josie and the Pussycats-2001 5.3

Josie and the Pussycats-2001

For years, the record industries have inserted subliminal messages into music so that they can turn teenagers into brain dead zombies who do nothing but buy, buy, buy. And whenever the musician or band finds out the trut...

Kinky Boots-2005 7.1

Kinky Boots-2005

Charles Price may have grown up with his father in the family shoe business, but he never thought that he would take his father's place. Yet, the untimely death of his father places him in that position, only to learn th...

Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist-2008 6.6

Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist-2008

It's been three weeks, two days, and 23 hours since Tris broke up with Nick. And now here she is at his gig, with a new guy. How could she have moved on so fast? This begins the night of Nick, Norah and Manhattan. The ni...

The Double Life of Véronique-1991 7.8

The Double Life of Véronique-1991

Two parallel stories about two identical women; one living in Poland, the other in France. They don't know each other, but their lives are nevertheless profoundly connected.::Samovarkov...

Sun Ra: A Joyful Noise-1980 7.3

Sun Ra: A Joyful Noise-1980

Robert Mugge filmed jazz great Sun Ra on location in Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C. between 1978 and 1980. The resulting 60-minute film includes multiple public and private performances, poetry readings, a...

Dirty Dancing-1987 7

Dirty Dancing-1987

In 1963, Frances "Baby" Houseman, a sweet daddy's girl, goes with her family to a resort in upstate New York's Catskill Mountains. Baby has grown up in privileged surroundings and all expect her to go on to college, join...

Shock ‘Em Dead-1991 5.2

Shock ‘Em Dead-1991

Martin is a total loser, who nobody cares for. When he fails to get a position as guitar player in Lindsay's band and loses his job on the way, he makes a deal with a Voodoo priestess. She promises him the fulfillment of...

Immortal Beloved-1994 7.5

Immortal Beloved-1994

The life and death of the legendary Ludwig van Beethoven. Besides all the work he is known for, the composer once wrote a famous love letter to a nameless beloved, and the movie tries to find out who this beloved was--no...

Amadeus-1984 8.3

Amadeus-1984

Antonio Salieri believes that Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's music is divine and miraculous. He wishes he was himself as good a musician as Mozart so that he can praise the Lord through composing. He began his career as a dev...

Janis: Little Girl Blue-2015 7.4

Janis: Little Girl Blue-2015

Musician Cat Power narrates this documentary on Janis Joplin's evolution into a star from letters that Joplin wrote over the years to her friends, family, and collaborators.::Anonymous...

Roller Boogie-1979 4.5

Roller Boogie-1979

Beyond ensuring that she makes it into Julliard as a flautist for the upcoming fall term, wealthy Lillian and Roger Barkley largely neglect their teenaged daughter, Terry Barkley. Although Terry doesn't try to hide the f...

The Man Who Loves to Hurt Himself-2017 5.4

The Man Who Loves to Hurt Himself-2017

A unique examination of the life-long existential journey taken by a self-made musician, and his unforgiving determination to express himself. It explores how he balances life, love and money with his artistic passions a...

Brandon Semenuk’s Rad Company-2014 6.7

Brandon Semenuk’s Rad Company-2014

RAD COMPANY will take the audience on a high performance visual ride around the globe. Stunning imagery, progressive action, a plethora of riding and filming styles as well as cutting edge after effects - the film will p...

The Benny Goodman Story-1956 6.7

The Benny Goodman Story-1956

The young Benny Goodman is taught clarinet by a Chicago music professor. He is advised by bandleader Kid Ory to play whichever kind of music he likes best, but to make a living, Benny begins by joining the Ben Pollack tr...

Hit the Ice-1943 6.9

Hit the Ice-1943

Flash Fulton (Bud Abbott) and Weejie McCoy (Lou Costello) take pictures of a bank robbery. Lured to the mountain resort hideout of the robbers and accompanied by Dr. Bill Elliott (Patric Knowles) and Peggy Osborn (Elyse ...

The Red Violin-1998 7.6

The Red Violin-1998

In present day Montreal, a famous Nicolo Bussotti violin, known as "the red violin," is being auctioned off. During the auction, we flash back to the creation of the violin in 17th century Italy, and follow the violin as...

Northern Soul-2014 6.4

Northern Soul-2014

'Northern Soul' is the story of a youth culture in the 1970s which changed a generation.It tells the tale of a nightclub based movement which developed in Northern England . The film is an authentic and uplifting account...

For the Boys-1991 6.3

For the Boys-1991

With the help of the singer and dancer Dixie Leonhard, U.S. entertainer Eddie Sparks wants to bring some fun to the soldiers during World War II. Becoming a perfect team, they tour from North Africa to the Pacific to act...

Scandal Makers-2008 7.2

Scandal Makers-2008

A radio DJ/entertainer in his 30s suddenly learns he may be a grandfather, thanks to a young girl who has a baby son and claims to be his daughter.::Dylan Cuffy...

Youth-2015 7.3

Youth-2015

Fred and Mick, two old friends, are on vacation in an elegant hotel at the foot of the Alps. Fred, a composer and conductor, is now retired. Mick, a movie director, is still working. They look with curiosity and tenderne...

The Producers-1967 7.6

The Producers-1967

Down-on-his-luck theatrical producer Max Bialystock is forced to romance rich old ladies to finance his efforts. When timid accountant Leo Bloom reviews Max's accounting books, the two hit upon a way to make a fortune by...

Bring on the Night-1985 7.7

Bring on the Night-1985

A documentary about the making of the first Sting album. Not only is some time spent in the studio (much of was recorded in an interesting mansion), but there is also some interesting information about what was going on ...

Here and Now-2018 4.3

Here and Now-2018

A singer in New York gets a grim diagnosis that puts her life and dreams into perspective.::Anonymous...

Naqoyqatsi-2002 6.6

Naqoyqatsi-2002

In this cinematic concert, mesmerizing images are plucked from everyday reality, then visually altered with state-of-the-art digital techniques. The result is a chronicle of the shift from a world organized by the princi...

Music of the Heart-1999 6.8

Music of the Heart-1999

The true story of a young teacher who fights against the board of education in her bid to teach underprivileged kids in a Harlem school the beauty of music through the violin. In her struggle she loses everything as the ...

All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records-2015 7.3

All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records-2015

Established in 1960, Tower Records was once a retail powerhouse with two hundred stores, in thirty countries, on five continents. From humble beginnings in a small-town drugstore, Tower Records eventually became the hear...

Kill Your Friends-2015 6

Kill Your Friends-2015

An A&R man working at the height of the Britpop music craze goes to extremes in order to find his next hit.::Anonymous...

Hounddog-2007 6.3

Hounddog-2007

A drama set in the American South, where a precocious, troubled girl finds a safe haven in the music and movement of Elvis Presley.::Anonymous...

Soul Boys of the Western World-2014 6.9

Soul Boys of the Western World-2014

Set against the backdrop of the 1980s music scene, this documentary charts the meteoric rise, fall and ultimate reunion of pop sensation Spandau Ballett, told by the band members themselves with unseen archive footage th...

Jimi: All Is by My Side-2013 5.7

Jimi: All Is by My Side-2013

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

Mayor of the Sunset Strip-2003 7

Mayor of the Sunset Strip-2003

Through the glitter and the grunge, from The Monkees to Coldplay, Rodney Bingenheimer--a.k.a. Rodney on the ROQ--has reigned over the Los Angeles music scene for over two decades. A constantly evolving fixture as rock fa...