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Drumline: A New Beat (2014)
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Drumline: A New Beat (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A girl from New York attends a college in Atlanta to join their once-famous marching band.
Style: exciting, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, hip hop, music band, musician's life, music, youth, follow your dream, ambition, contests and competitions, college life, love and romance, competition, rivals, strong female presence, hopes, power relations, coach, university, disco, drums, commentator, band, gay kiss, uniform, rival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, humorous and feel good films with plots about ambition, rivalry, artists and showbiz, music, youth, hip hop and contests and competitions mostly in Music, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Drumline: A New Beat: Drumline (2002), Stomp the Yard (2007), Joyful Noise (2012), Honey 2 (2011), Body Language (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Drumline (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A fish-out-of-water comedy about a talented street drummer from Harlem who enrolls in a Southern university, expecting to lead its marching band's drumline to victory. He initially flounders in his new world, before realizing that it takes more ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: rivalry, cheerleader, music, underdog, college life, music band, follow your dream, prodigy, rise to the top, musician's life, hopes, blind ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: harlem, georgia, usa, atlanta georgia, new york
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Stomp the Yard (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the death of his younger brother, a troubled 19-year-old street dancer from Los Angeles is able to bypass juvenile hall by enrolling in the historically black, Truth University in Atlanta, Georgia. But his efforts to get an education and woo ...
Style: captivating, exciting, touching, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, music, rivalry, hip hop, ambition, leadership, teenage love, romance, competition, university, breakdance, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, atlanta georgia
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Joyful Noise (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: G.G. Sparrow faces off with her choir's newly appointed director, Vi Rose Hill, over the group's direction as they head into a national competition.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: teenage love, music band, rivalry, musician's life, follow your dream, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, underdog, ambition, lifestyle, youth, chorus girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
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Honey 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sequel to the 2003 dance movie Honey. Recently released from juvenile detention, talented dancer Maria Ramirez finds an outlet for her passion with a new dance crew.
Style: uplifting, captivating, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, dance school, dancer's life, juvenile delinquency, rise to the top, ambition, rivalry, fall in love, music, lifestyle, contests and competitions, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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Body Language (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An hour before the five best Dutch dance crews fly to a contest in New York, the subsidized trip is cancelled. Five dancers from totally different crews don't want to give up their free plane ticket and go anyway. In New York they realize what ...
Style: exciting, serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: dancer's life, youth, contests and competitions, follow your dream, friendship, disorder, lifestyle, music, hopes, hip hop, infidelity, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Battle of the Year (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck coach is hired to prepare a team of the best American dancers for an international tournament that attracts all the best crews from around the world, but the Americans haven't won in fifteen years.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: contests and competitions, underdog, ambition, dancer's life, lifestyle, rivalry, power relations, artists and showbiz, athlete and trainer, dancing, music, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, france
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Beat the World (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three dance crews – one Latin American, one European and one Canadian – prepare to battle at the International Beat the World competition in Detroit. Along the way, they struggle with gambling debt, bad break-ups and their own egos. In the final ...
Style: stylized, realistic, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, dancer's life, friendship, rivalry, youth, buddies, hip hop, contests and competitions, world spanning, music, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
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Stomp the Yard 2: Homecoming (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Chance Harris looks to find a balance between his school, work, relationships and opportunity to perform at the nationally televised step competition during homecoming weekend at Truth University.
Style: feel good, realistic, captivating, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, dancing, dancer's life, college life, lifestyle, contests and competitions, rivalry, college, student life, artists and showbiz, ambition, music ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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31%
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Cape No. 7 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Taiwan, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Aga, a band singer, returns to Hengchun with frustration. Tomoko is a Japanese model assigned to organize a local warm-up band for the Japanese super star beach concert. Together with other five ordinary Hengchun residents who were not expected to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, rivalry, music, musician's life, music band, contests and competitions, love and romance, underdog, disorder, romance, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, taiwan
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28%
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School Dance (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: High schooler Jason has found his dream girl—the gorgeous Anastacia. There’s just one problem: she doesn’t know he exists. If he can win a spot on the school’s hottest dance crew, Jason might have a shot. But before he does, he’ll have to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, teenage love, music, youth, misfit, teenage life, family relations, hip hop, rivalry, love and romance, high school, school dance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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28%
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Pitch Perfect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, nice gals and just plain weird gals, Beca finds that the only thing ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, rivalry, female protagonist, youth, music band, student, contests and competitions, college life, performance, lifestyle, female friendship, singing competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
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28%
 3.8
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You Got Served (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At Mr. Rad's Warehouse, the best hip-hop crews in Los Angeles compete for money and respect. But when a suburban crew crashes the party, stealing their dancers - and their moves - two warring friends have to pull together to represent the ...
Style: stylized, humorous, inspirational, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: dancing, hip hop, breakdance, friendship, music, follow your dream, rivalry, ambition, dancer's life, lifestyle, betrayal, dance performance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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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: rising to stardom, desire for fame, moral dilemma, ambition, artists and showbiz, musician's life, radio dj, music, follow your dream, hip hop, strong female presence, producer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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Feel the Noise (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a run-in with local thugs, aspiring Harlem rapper Rob flees to a place and father he never knew, and finds his salvation in Reggaeton, a spicy blend of hip-hop, reggae and Latin beats. Puerto Rico, the spiritual home of Reggaeton, inspires Rob ...
Style: realistic, feel good, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: dancer's life, rapper, culture clash, fish out of water, hip hop, society, ambition, youth, follow your dream, rivalry, hopes, music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: puerto rico, new york, usa, latin america
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Bodied (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A progressive graduate student finds success and sparks outrage when his interest in battle rap as a thesis subject becomes a competitive obsession.
Style: captivating, humorous, tense, sincere, lyrical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, college, underdog, ambition, african american, singer, rivalry, performance, society, rivals, street gang, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary
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Just Another Day (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Follows a day in the life of two men living at either end of the music game. A successful rapper, A-Maze, is dealing with the pitfalls and trappings of his success and facing new challenges in the music business to get a check while the other, Young ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: music, musician's life, rivalry, crimes, showbiz, hip hop, desire for fame, ambition, artists and showbiz, graphic violence, violence, music business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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26%
 3.5
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Dance Flick (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Street dancer, Thomas Uncles is from the wrong side of the tracks, but his bond with the beautiful Megan White might help the duo realize their dreams as they enter in the mother of all dance battles.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hip hop, teenage love, contests and competitions, youth, dancer's life, couple relations, culture clash, teenage life, follow your dream, lifestyle, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, manga
Plot: classical music, lifestyle, musician's life, ambition, youth, couple relations, romance, rivalry, orchestra, friendship, studying, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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26%
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Spike Island (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Teenage musicians travel to England's Spike Island in the hope of attending an outdoor performance by their favorite band, the Stone Roses.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: ambition, follow your dream, music band, teenage life, teenage love, friendship, youth, hopes, love and romance, artists and showbiz, music business, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, manchester, liverpool
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25%
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Step Up 3D (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A tight-knit group of New York City street dancers, including Luke and Natalie, team up with NYU freshman Moose, and find themselves pitted against the world's best hip hop dancers in a high-stakes showdown that will change their lives forever.
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, breathtaking, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dancer's life, young lovers, happy ending, contests and competitions, youth, hip hop, ambition, music, romance, follow your dream, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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24%
Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mitchie can't wait to go back to Camp Rock and spend the summer making new music with her friends and superstar Shane Gray. But the slick new camp across the lake, Camp Star, has drummed up some serious competition — featuring newcomers Luke ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: summer camp, teenage love, rivalry, music band, teenage life, camp, artists and showbiz, ambition, musician's life, friends, friendship, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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24%
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How She Move (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the death of Raya Green's(Rutina Wesley) sister, she gets out from her classes at school, and sees a stomp crew practicing. She meets Bishop(Dwain Murphy) which is the dance crew leader. She then meets Michelle and does a stomp battle ...
Style: realistic, touching, exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: dancing, hip hop, teenage life, friendship, youth, follow your dream, contests and competitions, high school life, urban ghetto life, family relations, urban ghetto, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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24%
Adventures of Power (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In his quest to become the world's greatest air-drummer, a small-town dreamer must overcome obstacles and ridicule to save the day.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: youth, contests and competitions, underdog, musician's life, working class, against the odds, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, social misfits, rivalry, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new mexico, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Detroit Metal City (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Soichi Negishi moved to Tokyo to chase his dream of becoming a musician playing stylish, Swedish-style pop. Instead, he finds himself leading the death metal band Detroit Metal City, or DMC, as the costumed and grotesquely made-up "demon ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: heavy metal culture, follow your dream, ambition, rock music, celebrity culture, musician's life, love and romance, hidden identity, artists and showbiz, hopes, desire for fame, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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24%
Battlefield America (2012)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young businessman hires an instructor to turn a group of misfit kids into a team on the underground dance competition circuit.
Style: realistic, inspirational, psychological, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music, youth, rivalry, ambition, social misfits, misfit, hip hop, contests and competitions, mentor, dancing, training, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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23%
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Spectacular! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school choir is fading in popularity, as it continues to lose most of its' members one by one. A wannabe rock singer is convinced to join the choir, in hopes of winning the upcoming competition and cash prize.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: contests and competitions, youth, music, music band, rivalry, rock, ambition, performance, choir, contest, friends, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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
Plot: artists and showbiz, showbiz, lifestyle, follow your dream, love and romance, desire for fame, actor's life, rivalry, musician's life, disorder, fish out of water, pets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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23%
 5.9
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Step Up All In (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: All-stars from the previous Step Up installments come together in glittering Las Vegas, battling for a victory that could define their dreams and their careers.
Style: captivating, feel good, sexy, serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dance contest, hip hop, music, follow your dream, rivalry, romance, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, victory, team, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
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23%
Save the Last Dance 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sara joins Julliard in New York to fulfill her and her mother's dream of becoming the Prima ballerina of the school. She befriends her roommates, Zoe and Miles, who teach hip-hop classes. She has ballet classes with the rigid and famous Monique ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: cinderella story, interracial relations, ambition, follow your dream, hopes, love and romance, teachers and students, prodigy, music, urban ghetto life, hardcase students, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois
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23%
Honey: Rise Up and Dance (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Street dancer Skyler comes out of the shadow of her trained dancer sister, Tosha, & joins a dance competition with the Honey dance studio; the prize is a college scholarship.
Style: entertaining, captivating, inspirational, sincere, romantic
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: follow your dream, ambition, hip hop, youth, artists and showbiz, life philosophy, human spirit, friendship, rivalry, creativity, dancing, music ...
Time: contemporary
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23%