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Orchestra Rehearsal (1978)
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Orchestra Rehearsal (1978)
Original name: Prova d'orchestra
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Orchestra Rehearsal (Italian: Prova d'orchestra) is a 1978 Italian film directed by Federico Fellini. It follows an Italian orchestra as the members go on strike against the conductor. The film was shown out of competition at the 1979 Cannes Film Festival. Considered by some to be underrated Orchestra Rehearsal was the last collaboration between composer Nino Rota and Fellini, due to Rota's death in 1979.
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, grotesque
Plot: music band, satire, musician's life, rehearsal, artists and showbiz, power relations, orchestra conductor, musician, rat, power, dictator, anarchy, revolution, spinster, piano, classical music, chaos, orchestra, violin, drums, anarchism, train conductor, parable, protest, frustration ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and serious films with plots about artists and showbiz, musician's life, music, music band, friends, concert and musician mostly in Drama, Music and Comedy genres. Some movies like Orchestra Rehearsal: FM (1978), Get Ready to Be Boyzvoiced (2000), All That I Love (2009), Roma (1972), The Conductor (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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FM (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Q-SKY is the #1 radio station in Los Angeles mainly because of the music they play; running the station the way they want to, it has made them a ratings success.
Style: suspense, realistic, semi serious, biting, witty ...
Plot: satire, radio, music band, rebellion, workplace, fighting the system, media, ambition, love and romance, artists and showbiz, musician's life, friends ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Get Ready to Be Boyzvoiced (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
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Place: norway
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All That I Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Poland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Follows four friends in their quest to form a punk band. As workers protests sweep across the country, Janek and Staszek, the sons of a navy man, the rebellious Kazik, and the affluent Diabel gel as a band, but their disparate lives are touched by ...
Style: uplifting, serious, touching, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, music band, revolution, musician's life, family relations, youth, society, fighting the system, hopes, state affairs, follow your dream, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe
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Roma (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A virtually plotless, gaudy, impressionistic portrait of Rome through the eyes of one of its most famous citizens.
Style: atmospheric, non-linear, stylized, art house, colourful ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, new york, new jersey
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The Conductor (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Poland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A violinist in a provincial Polish orchestra, whose husband is the director of the ensemble, on a visit to the US ties up with the world- renowned symphony conductor. As it turns out he was once in love with violinist's mother. The conductor, a ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, psychological, emotional ...
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Time: 70s
Place: poland, europe
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Turkey
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: humorous, emotional, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: military, music band, political unrest, rebellion, musician's life, small town, politics, small town life, state affairs, rebelliousness, artists and showbiz, musician ...
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Duration: 160 min.
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Style: talky, suspense, biting, clever, tense ...
Plot: satire, politics, multiple storylines, country music, candidate, music, rally, couples, sleazy, campaign, election, sexual content ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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One-Trick Pony (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jonah (Paul Simon) is an aging rock star trying to put together a new album in the face of an indifferent record label and a talentless producer. At the same time, he's struggling to save his failing marriage.
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, sincere, emotional ...
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Duration: 100 min.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Following the success of the popular Japanese romantic comedy drama, NODAME CANTABILE: THE MOVIE hits the big screen! Hiroshi Tamaki and Juri Ueno reprise in their roles and continue their love for music and their pursuit for their ambitions. Chiaki ...
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sincere, touching ...
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Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 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 for music and pleasing his parents, who want him ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, exciting ...
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Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
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Story: No overview found.
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