Movies like Two of Us

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Two of Us (2000)
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Two of Us (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this purely fictional story, Paul McCartney drops by The Dakota to visit John Lennon in 1976. Paul is still on top of the music world, reaching #1 with his new band, Wings. John, however, has retired from public life, choosing to raise his son, Sean. Rumors are rampant that The Beatles are going to reunite to play a concert. Paul, the consummate entertainer, is intrigued by the possibilities. But John, still fighting his inner demons, is content keeping Beatlemania a thing of the past. But even though the two men are still at odds over the band, they rediscover that they still have bonds from the past that will never go away.
Style: humorous, sentimental, serious, touching, captivating, realistic, contemplative
Plot: friendship, reunion, love and romance, musician's life, lifestyle, assassination, rising to stardom, music, rock, music band, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, husband wife relationship, breakup, singer, father son relationship, band, interview, concert, male protagonist, friends, ambition, unfulfillment, bittersweet, dancing ...
Time: 90s, 70s, year 1976
Place: usa, new york

Most similar movies to Two of Us

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films with plots about artists and showbiz, music, musician's life, lifestyle, ambition, singer and rising to stardom mostly in Drama, Music and Biography genres. Some movies like Two of Us: King of Salsa (2006), Elvis (1979), Why Do Fools Fall in Love (1998), The Buddy Holly Story (1978), The Last Ride (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
King of Salsa (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The rise and fall of salsa singer, H├ęctor Lavoe (1946-1993), as told from the perspective of his wife Puchi, who looks back from 2002.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, disturbing, sentimental
Plot: music, dancing, showbiz, ambition, musician's life, artists and showbiz, romance, lifestyle, drug abuse, life is a bitch, rise and fall, bittersweet ...
Time: 70s, 60s
Place: usa, new york, puerto rico
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95%
 7.0
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Elvis (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Biographical movie about the famous rock singer Elvis Presley.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: elvis presley, price of fame, celebrity culture, rags to riches, musician's life, music, desire for fame, music band, showbiz, lifestyle, relationship vs career, family life ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Why Do Fools Fall in Love (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the mid-80s, three women (each with an attorney) arrive at the office of New York entertainment manager, Morris Levy. One is an L.A. singer, formerly of the Platters; one is a petty thief from Philly; one teaches school in a small Georgia town. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: showbiz, music band, music, rise and fall, rising to stardom, addiction, teenage life, musician's life, celebrity culture, couple relations, artists and showbiz, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 80s, 1950s ...
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Man in the Mirror: The Michael Jackson Story (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Chronicles the rise and fall of pop king Michael Jackson.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: rise and fall, ambition, music, rising to stardom, performer's life, showbiz, musician's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, singer, reputation, plastic surgery ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Buddy Holly Story (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A film about the life and career of the early rock and roll star.
Style: feel good, humorous, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: air disaster, price of fame, blizzard, disc jockey, singer, affection, rags to riches, music, showbiz, lifestyle, rock, ambition ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Last Ride (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The final days of Hank Williams.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, redemption, country music, ambition, rise and fall, starting over, musician's life, downfall, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, road trip ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 2010, year 1952
Place: usa, alabama, virginia, west virginia, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Coal Miner's Daughter (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Biography of Loretta Lynn, a country and western singer that came from poverty to fame.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, feel good, uplifting ...
Plot: country music, female friendship, music, rising to stardom, musician's life, artists and showbiz, human spirit, rags to riches, hopes, couple relations, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 80s
Place: kentucky, usa, nashville tennessee, washington state, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.0
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Lennon Naked (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A profile of John Lennon in the late 1960s as the Beatles are set to fall apart.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: music band, musician's life, lifestyle, disagreement, dysfunctional family, rock, peaceful mission, family relations, artists and showbiz, couple relations, couples, family problems ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 14K
Beyond the Sea (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the life and career of legendary entertainer, Bobby Darin, the biopic moves back and forth between his childhood and adulthood, to tell the tale of his remarkable life. Kevin Spacey did his own singing for Beyond the Sea, recreating Bobby ...
Style: sentimental, touching, stylized, realistic, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: family secret, musician's life, lifestyle, music, rising to stardom, ambition, rise and fall, showbiz, love and romance, couples, election, pianist ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa, las vegas, pacific ocean, beverly hills, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.8
 24K
Selena (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In this biographical drama, Selena Quintanilla is born into a musical Mexican-American family in Texas. Her father, Abraham, realizes that his young daughter is talented and begins performing with her at small venues. She finds success and falls for ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, factual, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: singer, rising to stardom, musician's life, human spirit, showbiz, hopes, singing, tragedy, performer's life, latin, family relations, elopement ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
What We Do Is Secret (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A biopic of punk legend Darby Crash and his band, the Germs.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspense
Plot: punk, rising to stardom, musician's life, nightlife, rise and fall, music band, drug abuse, ambition, music, celebrity culture, life is a bitch, punk rock ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.9
 28K
La Bamba (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Biographical story of the rise from nowhere of singer Ritchie Valens whose life was cut short by a plane crash.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: musician's life, death, latin, audition, music business, musician, rock star, music industry, interracial relations, family relations, main character dies, concert ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 2K
Nina (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of the late jazz musician and classical pianist Nina Simone including her rise to fame and relationship with her manager Clifton Henderson.
Style: captivating, serious, touching, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: jazz, ambition, love affair, musician's life, music, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, society, racism, discrimination, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Bound for Glory (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: A biography of Woody Guthrie, one of America's greatest folk singers. He left his dust-devastated Texas home in the 1930s to find work, discovering the suffering and strength of America's working class.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, compassionate ...
Plot: labor union, folk music, music, artists and showbiz, great depression, americana, musician's life, love and romance, couple relations, desert, on the road, hitchhiker ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 70s
Place: texas, california, oklahoma, usa, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
 32K
Jersey Boys (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: From director Clint Eastwood comes the big-screen version of the Tony Award-winning musical Jersey Boys. The film tells the story of four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic 1960s rock group ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, serious, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music band, music, desire for fame, rising to stardom, ambition, showbiz, friends, performer's life, artists and showbiz, musician's life, buddies, performance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1960s, 1950s ...
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 688
Halim (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A biopic of Egyptian singer Abdel-Halim Hafez.
Style: realistic, sentimental, captivating, emotional, serious
Plot: ambition, rising to stardom, musician's life, love and romance, rise to the top, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, showbiz, singer, terminal illness, world ...
Time: 40s, 60s, 70s, 1930s, 1940s ...
Place: africa, middle east, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Cadillac Records (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, and the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.
Style: sincere, realistic, captivating, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: musician's life, singer, musician, music, blues, success, showbiz, rock and roll, fame, ambition, lifestyle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 40s, 1940s ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Linda McCartney Story (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a dramatization of her life, Linda Eastman, takes a job snapping pictures for Rolling Stone Magazine, despite the objections of her straight-laced father, Lee Eastman. As Linda rubs elbows with music royalty, she bumps into rock star Paul ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: supportive spouse, couple relations, lifestyle, music band, terminal illness, unfulfillment, rising to stardom, couples, nightclub, tragic event, husband wife relationship, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 1960s, 1990s
Place: london, japan, new york, scotland, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.9
 20K
Get on Up (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.
Style: captivating, realistic, emotional, talky, heartbreaking ...
Plot: music, friendship, showbiz, musician's life, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, rising to stardom, ambition, blind ambition, rise to the top, soul music, black man ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 1950s, 20th century, 60s ...
Place: usa, georgia, new jersey, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
What's Love Got to Do with It (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A film about the singer Tina Turner and how she rose to stardom with her abusive husband Ike Turner and how she gained the courage to break free.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: domestic violence, starting over, abusive husband, price of fame, fall in love, music, musician's life, ambition, couples, music band, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 80s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, serious
Plot: ambition, starting over, musician's life, showbiz, lifestyle, romance, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, aging, friendship, hopes, opera singer ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4K
Elvis (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of Elvis Presley (Rhys Meyers), from his humble beginnings to his rise to international stardom.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: singer, star, rise and fall, ambition, desire for fame, musician's life, folk hero, showbiz, lifestyle, success, fame, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: usa, beverly hills, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 10K
Soul Men (2008)
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, lifestyle, on the road, music band, buddies, musician's life, bittersweet, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, year 2008
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 228K
Walk the Line (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins.
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, emotional, road movie ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, country music, music, marriage, accident, musician, profanity, couple relations, rise and fall, rising to stardom, addiction, divorce ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1960s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: memphis, usa, germany, tennessee, arkansas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Prey for Rock & Roll (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Prey for Rock & Roll is set in the Los Angeles club scene of the late 1980s and follows the story of Jacki (Gershon) and her all-girl punk rock band, Clam Dandy. On the verge of turning 40, Jacki decides that if the band's one last shot ...
Style: realistic, captivating, cynical, serious, sexy ...
Plot: music, revenge, rape, concert, music band, musician's life, ambition, rise and fall, showbiz, lifestyle, life is a bitch, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.7
 136K
Ray (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles went blind at seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mom who insisted he make his own way, He found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring across the Southern ...
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, jazz, musician, pianist, addiction, heroin, blues, civil rights, guilt, african american, music, rags to riches ...
Time: 1930s, 50s, 70s, 60s, 30s ...
Place: usa, georgia, los angeles, san francisco, harlem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Jimi: All Is by My Side (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A drama based on Jimi Hendrix's life as he left New York City for London, where his career took off.
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, sincere, serious
Plot: musician's life, rising to stardom, ambition, artists and showbiz, music, drugs/alcohol, rock, profanity, drug use, guitarist, musician, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 884
Hendrix (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Biography of rock star Jimi Hendrix chronicles his early career, including a stint with Little Richard who fired him for getting too flamboyant, to his tragic failure.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: musician's life, prodigy, ambition, rising to stardom, tragic hero, music band, rise and fall, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, drug abuse, hotshot hero, overdose ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 919
Paganini (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Kinski believed that he lived through the same experiences as the legendary "devil violinist" Niccolo Paganini, who set whole Europe of the 19th century into frenzy and through whose personality Kinski offers us an incredibly profound and ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: classical music, ambition, musician's life, music, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, sexual relations, father son relationship, older man younger woman, death of protagonist, violin, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Harmonists (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Comedian Harmonists tells the story of a famous, German male sextet, five vocals and piano, the "Comedian Harmonists", from the day they meet first in 1927 to the day in 1934, when they become banned by the upcoming Nazis, because three of ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, uplifting, emotional ...
Plot: anti semitism, politics, jewish, music band, music, bittersweet, musician's life, friends, society, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, human spirit ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 30s, 20s
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe, new york, budapest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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