Movies like Orchestra Rehearsal

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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: 70 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, artists and showbiz, musician's life, rehearsal, power relations, concert, orchestra conductor, musician, revolution, power, rat, dictator, violin, anarchy, spinster, classical music, piano, drums, chaos, orchestra, frustration, anarchism, parable, train conductor ...
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 lifestyle mostly in Drama, Music and Comedy genres. Some movies like Orchestra Rehearsal: FM (1978), Roma (1972), Get Ready to Be Boyzvoiced (2000), All That I Love (2009), Beynelmilel (2006). 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 station, late for work, radio, ambition, musician's life, fighting the system, media, workplace, music band, love and romance, rebellion ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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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 ...
Plot: fashion, society, lifestyle, satire, memory, illegal prostitution, traffic jam, filmmaking, bohemian life, performer's life, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, new york, new jersey
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Get Ready to Be Boyzvoiced (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mockumentary which follows an up-and-coming three-man boyband which suffers a Milli Vanilli inspired media storm just before the release of their first album. Their only hope is to get their act together before the HitAwards Norwegian music awards ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating, parody
Plot: boy band, rising to stardom, musician's life, music band, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, ambition, rehearsal, music, tour, friends, media sensation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: norway
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82%
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: sincere, touching, uplifting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, music band, musician's life, revolution, hopes, youth, fighting the system, society, follow your dream, state affairs, rebelliousness, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beynelmilel (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Turkey
Duration: 105 min.
Story: It is 80's Turkey, local musicians of Adiyaman are hired by the military and trained to welcome one of the forceful generals of coup regime.
Style: humorous, sentimental, emotional, realistic, touching ...
Plot: military, music band, political unrest, musician's life, rebellion, politics, rebelliousness, small town life, artists and showbiz, small town, state affairs, musician ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
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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: touching, emotional, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: envy, scholarship, marriage crisis, homecoming, couple relations, orchestral, artists and showbiz, love and romance, musician's life, unfulfilled love, parents and children, love affair ...
Time: 70s
Place: poland, europe
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Nashville (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 160 min.
Story: This movie tells the intersecting stories of various people connected to the music business in Nashville. Barbara Jean is the reigning queen of Nashville but is near collapse. Linnea and Delbert Reese have a shaky marriage and 2 deaf children. Opal ...
Style: talky, biting, suspense, clever, serious ...
Plot: satire, politics, multiple storylines, rally, candidate, country music, music, americana, social decay, showbiz, country, media satire ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: tennessee, nashville tennessee, usa, california
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Rude Boy (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Rude Boy is a semi-documentary, part character study, part 'rockumentary', featuring a British punk band, The Clash. The script includes the story of a fictional fan juxtposed with actual public events of the day, including political ...
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, biting, cynical
Plot: music band, punk rock, social misfits, celebrity culture, rebelliousness, social decay, punk, working class, rock, showbiz, concert, archive footage ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
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71%
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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: gloomy, sincere, touching, emotional, contemplative ...
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Time: 70s
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Ginger and Fred (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Amelia and Pippo are reunited after several decades to perform their old music-hall act, imitating Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, on a TV variety show.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, showbiz, lovers reunited, bittersweet, romance, artists and showbiz, performer's life, dancer's life, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, tv show ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 71 min.
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Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century
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68%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two former backup soul singers, Louis and Floyd, have not spoken to each other in 20 years, and reluctantly agree to travel across the country together to a reunion concert to honor their recently-deceased lead singer. Cleo, a beautiful young woman ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: reunion, african american, artists and showbiz, showbiz, on the road, musician's life, buddies, lifestyle, music band, r&b, friends, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, year 2008
Place: usa
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67%
Nodame Cantabile: The Movie I (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
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 ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
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63%
ABBA: The Movie (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
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Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, concert film
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63%
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Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
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Style: witty, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
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Duration: 105 min.
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56%
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Country: Italy, France
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Style: surreal, atmospheric, clever, offbeat, humorous ...
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46%
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Style: sincere, serious, realistic, captivating
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45%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: humorous, psychological, tragicomedy, disturbing, thought provoking ...
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