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Pure Country 2: The Gift (2010)
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Pure Country 2: The Gift (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Three angels bestow the gift of song to a young girl, who must follow a series of rules in order hold on to it during her rise to fame and fortune.
Style: sincere, realistic, sentimental, serious, contemplative
Plot: country, friendship, musician's life, desire for fame, music, love and romance, rise to the top, americana, lifestyle, romance, friends, fall in love, ambition, artists and showbiz, hopes, rising to stardom, overnight success, singer, love, faith, family relations, fame, country music, songwriter, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tennessee, texas, austin texas, dallas texas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sentimental and touching films with plots about artists and showbiz, musician's life, love and romance, ambition, music, lifestyle and singer mostly in Drama, Music and Romance genres. Some movies like Pure Country 2: The Gift: Pure Country (1992), The Song (2014), Country Strong (2010), Pop Star (2013), The American Mall (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pure Country (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dusty Chandler (Strait) is a super star in the country music world, but his shows have the style of a '70s rock concert. One day he takes a walk - out of his overdone concerts to find his real country roots. He's helped and hindered by ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, light, scenic, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: country music, romance, love story, starting over, musician's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, love and romance, desire for fame, love affair, americana, fall in love ...
Place: usa, las vegas, australia, texas, london
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The Song (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: 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 accepting a gig at a local vineyard harvest festival, Jed is ...
Style: sentimental, serious, uplifting, captivating, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, musician's life, love affair, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, music, couples, americana, country singer, hopes, unfulfillment, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 2006, year 1981 ...
Place: usa, nashville tennessee
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100%
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Country Strong (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Soon after the rising young singer-songwriter Beau Williams gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star Kelly Canter, the pair embark on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager James and featuring a beauty ...
Style: melancholic, twists and turns, intense, romantic, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: country music, infidelity, musician, love triangle, cheating on husband, artists and showbiz, musician's life, lifestyle, showbiz, ambition, love and romance, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, tennessee, las vegas, usa, dallas texas ...
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100%
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Pop Star (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When talented young singer, Roxie Santos, meets music producer, Eddie Marz, he promises her an amazing new lifestyle and a future record deal. All he needs her to do is first lend her voice to a celebrity with no singing talent. However, when things ...
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: musician's life, follow your dream, desire for fame, teenage life, ambition, lifestyle, teenage love, youth, love and romance, artists and showbiz, romance, music band ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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49%
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The American Mall (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The executive producers of High School Musical keep the good times rolling with this upbeat musical comedy set in the one place every American teenager's home away from home - the local shopping mall. Ally (Nina Dobrev) is an optimistic ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: ambition, musician, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, save the day, musician's life, rise to the top, couple relations, teenage life, optimism, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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46%
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Preacher's Kid (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Small-town girl Angie King leaves the church and her home to pursue a dream of singing stardom. Luckett plays Angie, the daughter of a stern but loving bishop, whose attraction to the hunky star (Tank) of a traveling gospel show takes her on the ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: hopes, parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, friendship, couples, youth, destructive relationship, christian, music, father daughter relationship, religion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
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Bandage (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Set in Japan in the early 1990s, there's one rising band called LANDS, that is starting to find success amidst a flood of other bands. Asako and Miharu are two Tokyo high school students. When Miharu gives Asako her favorite indie rock band; a ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, romantic
Audience: teens
Plot: musician's life, friendship, betrayal, rising to stardom, romance, contests and competitions, dishonesty, music, music band, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia
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45%
 6.0
 424
Out of Tune (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 139 min.
Story: 'Slightly Out Of Tune' is about a group of friends who come of age during the political turmoil that plagued Brazil in the 1960's and 70's. Together, these musicians form a band called "Os Desafinados" and become a part ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: love triangle, friendship, ambition, rise to the top, fall in love, society, youth, rivalry, rising to stardom, love and romance, musician's life, desire for fame ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, new york
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45%
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The Jazz Singer (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Neil Diamond stars as Yussel in this tale of a young Jewish cantor who strives to make a career in music.
Style: touching, intense, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: jewish, father son relationship, tradition, showbiz, family relations, parents and children, religions or cults, desire for fame, follow your dream, estrangement, lifestyle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: california, new york, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Listen to Your Heart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Danny Foster doesn't have much: an apartment as small as his paychecks, no family, and a struggling music career. Yet for him, "every day is a great day to be alive," an attitude he gained from his mother's unwavering optimism ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: mute or deaf, romance, family relations, fall in love, couples, musician's life, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, misfit, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, new york, manhattan new york city
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41%
 2.3
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Glitter (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman is catapulted into pop stardom, with her already-famous DJ boyfriend calling the shots.
Style: emotional, melancholic, touching, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, music, showbiz, hopes, cinderella story, ambition, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, rise and fall, love affair, follow your dream, rising to stardom ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Filly Brown (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: “Majo” Tonorio, a.k.a. Filly Brown, is a raw, young Los Angeles hip-hop artist who spits from the heart. When a sleazy record producer offers her a crack at rap stardom, Majo faces some daunting choices. With an incarcerated mother, a record ...
Style: realistic, captivating, sincere, psychological, serious
Plot: hip hop, rising to stardom, desire for fame, moral dilemma, ambition, artists and showbiz, musician's life, radio dj, music, follow your dream, strong female presence, producer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 920
Payday (1973)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A cynical look at the life of a not so nice country-western singer, Maury Dann - played by Rip Torn in one of his most memorable performances. He ruthlessly manipulates every one around him to suit his selfish needs...he even gets his limo driver to ...
Style: suspense, talky, biting, tense, realistic ...
Plot: drug addiction, music business, infidelity, addiction, mistress, country music, showbiz, on the road, relationship vs career, celebrity culture, parents and children, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Moonlight Serenade (2009)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A jazz musician performs alongside a coat check girl with a beautiful voice in this musical drama from director Giancarlo Tallarico. By day Nate earns his living as a financial manager, but when night falls, he helps the girl with her singing career ...
Style: sexy, serious, stylized, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jazz, fall in love, love affair, artists and showbiz, couples, musician's life, love and romance, romance, fired from the job, singer, musician, sexual content ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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One Love (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Jamaica, Norway, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kassa a free-wheelin rasta man, falls for a straight laced gospel singer Serena, when they both meet as they enter a music contest. Serena's father the pastor forbids her to see him and wants her to marry one of his church members. Meanwhile ...
Style: emotional, captivating, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: music, romance, couples, fall in love, lifestyle, ambition, clergy, contests and competitions, unfulfillment, love, rastafarian, jamaican ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jamaica, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 802
Halim (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A biopic of Egyptian singer Abdel-Halim Hafez.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, sentimental, serious
Plot: musician's life, rising to stardom, ambition, rise to the top, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, lifestyle, love and romance, showbiz, singer, unfulfillment, orphan ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 60s, 70s ...
Place: egypt, middle east, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Honeysuckle Rose (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Buck Bonham (Willie Nelson) is a country singer, with a good family, struggling to find national fame. He juggles his music career with his responsibilities to his wife and son. He has everything going his way until the daughter of his former ...
Style: road movie, erotic, buddy movie, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love, rock and roll, romance, music, on the road, musician, mentor, music business, natural disaster, lone hero, underdog, visceral ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: texas, new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Callas Forever (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Spain, UK, Romania
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fictionalized account of the last days of opera singer Maria Callas (Ardant).
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: opera singer, musician's life, ambition, starting over, showbiz, friendship, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, aging, lifestyle, romance, hopes ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
Place: paris france
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37%
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Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a talent scout spots her performing with her dog Boi at a charity gala, Sharpay Evans sets off for the bright lights of NYC, convinced instant fame and fortune are in the bag. But theatre's a dog-eat-dog world. Fortunately, Sharpay also ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: artists and showbiz, showbiz, lifestyle, rivalry, follow your dream, love and romance, desire for fame, actor's life, disney, musician's life, disorder, human animal relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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37%
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Tender Mercies (1983)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Alchoholic former country singer Mac Sledge makes friends with a young widow and her son. The friendship enables him to find inspiration to resume his career.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: character study, country music, music, self discovery, comeback, musician's life, starting over, small town, love and romance, romance, artists and showbiz, career change ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, california
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37%
Grace Unplugged (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A talented young singer and aspiring songwriter’s Christian faith and family ties are tested when she defies her worship-pastor father and pursues pop-music stardom in GRACE UNPLUGGED, a moving and inspiring new film that explores the true meaning ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, christian film ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: christianity, christian, religious, ambition, musician's life, lifestyle, desire for fame, teenage life, society, youth, family relations, once in a lifetime opportunity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, alabama, birmingham alabama
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37%
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Hearts of Fire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A reclusive musician, once a huge rock star, takes a young female protegee. While on a tour she meets a younger, more popular rocker and switches her loyalties.
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: farm, celebrity culture, self discovery, rock, relationship vs career, fall in love, showbiz, couples, friends, music, romance, rise to the top ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, pennsylvania
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37%
Shooting Livien (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dark psychological drama, Shooting Livien explores the inner psyche of John Livien, a disillusioned New York musician who deals with a childhood trauma by claiming an alter ego. His band on the brink of success, fantasy becomes dangerously blurred ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, suspense, psychological
Plot: musician's life, music, life is a bitch, drug abuse, addiction, lifestyle, ambition, nightlife, showbiz, alcohol abuse, identity crisis, rise and fall ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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37%
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Raise Your Voice (2004)
Genre: Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Raise Your Voice is a coming-of-age story centered around a small-town singer, brokenhearted by the death of her brother in a car crash, who had secretly submitted her for a summer session at a performing arts academy in Los Angeles. In the ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, inspirational, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenager, romance, teenage love, music, music school, high school, ambition, rivalry, musician's life, lifestyle, teenage life, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, arizona, san francisco
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36%
Meat Loaf: To Hell and Back (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "Meat Loaf" Aday is an overgrown Texas youngster, the son of a gentle woman dying of cancer and an alcoholic, abusive father. Tormented by his father and schoolmates over his size, he strikes out on his own after his mother's death, ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, captivating, semi serious
Plot: showbiz, ambition, rise to the top, desire for fame, love and romance, music band, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, rising to stardom, musician's life, terminal illness ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas
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36%
The One I Wrote For You (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: THE ONE I WROTE FOR YOU follows a songwriter who defers his dreams to support his family. He gets a second chance when his 10-year-old daughter, Gracie, secretly enters his name into a song writing contest/reality show. Fourteen original songs help ...
Style: touching, serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, musician's life, rising to stardom, ambition, family, hopes, parents and children, contests and competitions, tv show, music, artists and showbiz, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san antonio texas, new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Paris Blues (1961)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ram Bowen and Eddie Cook are two expatriate jazz musicians living in Paris where, unlike America at the time, Jazz musicians are celebrated and racism is a non-issue. When they meet and fall in love with two young American girls, Lillian and Connie, ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, contemplative
Plot: jazz, musician, fall in love, racism, african american, american abroad, jazz musician, composer, expatriate, nightclub, friendship, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Small Town Saturday Night (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Just days before Rhett (Chris Pine) is leaving for Nashville to pursue a lifelong dream of being a singer/songwriter, his girlfriend Samantha (Bre Blair) realizes that "his" future may not be "their" future. This news comes as a ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, contemplative
Plot: small town, friends, ambition, follow your dream, couples, family relations, troublemaker, musician's life, love and romance, lifestyle, hopes, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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35%
London Dreams (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: India, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: They were childhood friends. But they had little in common except their family's vague connection with music. While Arjun's life was consumed by a passionate drive to get on stage and realize his grandfather's unfulfilled dream, Mannu ...
Style: stylized, captivating, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, love triangle, rising to stardom, love and romance, musician's life, buddies, desire for fame, hopes, music band, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, rock ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, punjab, london
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35%
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Tamla Rose (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Three teen girls in a Motown band embark on an emotional ride to hell and back.
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, serious, feel good
Audience: girls' night
Plot: desire for fame, musician's life, rise and fall, teenage life, follow your dream, ambition, youth, showbiz, best friends, hopes, dream come true, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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35%