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, touching, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: friendship, reunion, music, rock, friends, music band, love and romance, ambition, artists and showbiz, musician's life, lifestyle, breakup, assassination, unfulfillment, rising to stardom, celebrity culture, dancing, musician, money, death, marijuana, restaurant, break up, driver, singing ...
Time: 90s, year 1976
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films with plots about artists and showbiz, musician's life, music, ambition, lifestyle, singer and rising to stardom mostly in Music, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Two of Us: King of Salsa (2006), The Buddy Holly Story (1978), Why Do Fools Fall in Love (1998), Elvis (1979), What We Do Is Secret (2007). 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: realistic, serious, sentimental, captivating
Plot: music, romance, friends, latin, drug abuse, couples, addiction, showbiz, lifestyle, musician's life, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 60s
Place: usa, puerto rico, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: serious, sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Plot: price of fame, singer, rags to riches, disc jockey, blizzard, music, tragic hero, rock, music band, addiction, ambition, couples ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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, serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: showbiz, music, rise and fall, rising to stardom, addiction, teenage life, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, couple relations, musician's life, ambition, music band ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 80s, 1950s ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.1
 3K
Elvis (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Biographical movie about the famous rock singer Elvis Presley.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: elvis presley, price of fame, celebrity culture, musician's life, desire for fame, music, showbiz, music band, family life, artists and showbiz, performer's life, relationship vs career ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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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, musician's life, rising to stardom, music band, drug abuse, nightlife, rise and fall, ambition, life is a bitch, celebrity culture, music, suicide ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.7
 23K
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: sentimental, touching, sincere, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: elopement, singer, rise and fall, music, interracial relations, rising to stardom, performer's life, relationship vs career, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.7
 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, serious ...
Plot: family secret, musician's life, lifestyle, music, rising to stardom, rise and fall, ambition, love and romance, showbiz, couples, election, pianist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa, italy, pacific ocean, new york, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: country music, music, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, musician's life, human spirit, rags to riches, hopes, relationship vs career, career change, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: kentucky, usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Great Balls of Fire! (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of Jerry Lee Lewis, arguably the greatest and certainly one of the wildest musicians of the 1950s. His arrogance, remarkable talent, and unconventional lifestyle often brought him into conflict with others in the industry, and even earned ...
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, entertaining, harsh ...
Plot: rise and fall, religious fundamentalism, cousin cousin relationship, train, music, rising to stardom, couple relations, love and romance, celebrity culture, fall in love, unfulfillment, musician's life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, atmospheric, captivating, sincere, serious
Plot: musician's life, rising to stardom, ambition, artists and showbiz, music, rock, drugs/alcohol, infidelity, drug use, musician, rock star
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, new york, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: rise and fall, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, music, celebrity culture, performer's life, unfulfillment, lifestyle, showbiz, musician's life, ambition, childhood ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.9
 19K
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, inspirational, emotional, talky ...
Plot: music, friendship, musician's life, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, rising to stardom, ambition, showbiz, rise to the top, blind ambition, black man, creativity ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 70s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, georgia, new jersey, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: music band, lifestyle, supportive spouse, couple relations, unfulfillment, rising to stardom, terminal illness, couples, nightclub, husband wife relationship, tragic event, celebrity culture ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 1990s, 1960s
Place: manhattan new york city, scotland, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 744
The Last Ride (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The final days of Hank Williams.
Style: captivating, sincere, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, redemption, country music, fistfight, musician's life, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, performer's life, countryside, human nature, society, starting over ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 2010
Place: usa, west virginia, ohio, alabama, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
In His Life: The John Lennon Story (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A film about the early life of the rock musician and his burgeoning career as a member of the Beatles.
Style: captivating, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: youth, lifestyle, ambition, against the odds, partners, working class, rock, prodigy, friends, music band, rising to stardom, rise to the top ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
 31K
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: realistic, sentimental, captivating, serious, intense ...
Plot: music band, music, desire for fame, rising to stardom, ambition, showbiz, buddies, musician's life, performer's life, artists and showbiz, performance, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, touching, uplifting, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: anti semitism, politics, music, friends, music band, society, lifestyle, human spirit, rise to the top, artists and showbiz, love and romance, musician's life ...
Time: 30s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, warsaw poland, munich germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.7
 129K
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, pianist, addiction, heroin, musician, civil rights, african american, guilt, music, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 70s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, georgia, montreal quebec canada, atlanta georgia, harlem manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, serious, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: musician's life, singer, musician, music, showbiz, success, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, performer's life, ambition, fame, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 40s, 60s, 1950s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, serious, touching, compassionate ...
Plot: labor union, folk music, music, artists and showbiz, great depression, americana, love and romance, couple relations, musician's life, on the road, desert, hitchhiker ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: texas, california, oklahoma, usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: serious, emotional, sincere, inspirational, intense ...
Plot: domestic violence, starting over, abusive husband, price of fame, music, musician's life, ambition, hopes, love and romance, family problems, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lackawanna Blues (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, New York.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, family problems, youth, lifestyle, family relations, friends, parents and children, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, nanny, mother son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania, russia, toronto ontario canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 1K
Sparkle (1976)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three sisters (Sister and the Sisters) from Harlem who become singers Sister (Lonette McKee) becomes involved with drugs and Sparkle ends up being the one who gets famous. This movie tells about how drugs ruined Sister's relationships and ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, serious
Plot: showbiz, singer, girl group, relationship vs career, love and romance, rising to stardom, siblings relations, alcohol abuse, urban, lifestyle, society, ambition ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.4
 874
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, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: classical music, ambition, musician's life, music, sexual relations, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, violin, death of protagonist, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, older man younger woman ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 26K
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, emotional ...
Plot: musician's life, death, audition, latin, music business, rock musician, music industry, rock star, concert, musician, star, tragic event ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: reunion, artists and showbiz, showbiz, music band, on the road, lifestyle, buddies, musician's life, african american, music, r&b, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 8K
CBGB (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: CBGB looks at New York's dynamic punk rock scene through the lens of the ground-breaking Lower East Side club started by eccentric Hilly Kristal (Alan Rickman) in 1973 which launched thousands of bands.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sincere
Plot: music, punk rock, punk, musician's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, lifestyle, clubbing, music band, music history, nightclub, rock music ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 990
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, sentimental, gloomy, touching, serious ...
Plot: music band, rock, parents and children, couple relations, music, dysfunctional family, disagreement, lifestyle, couples, family problems, peaceful mission, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 44K
The Runaways (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Jett and Cherie Currie, two rebellious teenagers from Southern California, become the frontwomen for the Runaways -- the now-legendary group that paved the way for future generations of female rockers. Under the Svengalilike influence of ...
Style: stylized, emotional, captivating, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music, music band, rock music, teenage sexuality, teenage life, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, ambition, drugs/alcohol, coming of age, name calling, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
This Is Elvis (1981)
Genre: Biography, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Though several actors portray Elvis Presley at different stages of his life, this documentary is comprised mostly of actual performance footage and interviews with Elvis, his fans and those close to him. This biographical docu-drama features rare ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, sweet, romantic ...
Plot: music, rock, concert, tragic hero, life is a bitch, celebrity culture, oldies, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, rising to stardom, performer's life, musician's life ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1950s, 80s
Place: germany, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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