Movies and TV shows like Mozart in the Jungle

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Mozart in the Jungle (2014)
 8.2
 20K
Mozart in the Jungle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: In the tradition of Anthony Bourdain's "Kitchen Confidential" and Gelsey Kirkland's "Dancing on my Grave" comes an insider’s look into the secret world of classical musicians. From her debut recital at Carnegie Recital Hall to the Broadway pits of "Les Miserables" and "Miss Saigon," Blair Tindall has played with some of the biggest names in classical music for twenty-five years. Now in "Mozart in the Jungle," Tindall exposes the scandalous rock and roll lifestyles of the musicians, conductors, and administrators who inhabit the insular world of classical music.
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, sincere, romantic, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: musician's life, backstage, classical music, prodigy, artists and showbiz, teacher, performance, hotshot, sex, career, urban, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, rehearsal, ego clash, strong female character, orchestra, music, musician, music band, talented, casual sex, twentysomething life, sexual activity, mozart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york

Most similar movies to Mozart in the Jungle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and clever films and TV series with plots about artists and showbiz, musician's life, lifestyle, music, friends, ambition and music band mostly in Comedy, Drama and Music genres. Some movies like Mozart in the Jungle: Glee (2009), Nashville (2012), Garfunkel and Oates (2014), Empire (2015), Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 125K
Glee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Glee is an American teen musical comedy-drama television series that airs on the Fox network in the United States. It focuses on the reconstituted William McKinley High School glee club, New Directions, which competes on the show choir competition ...
Style: stylized, humorous, sentimental, inspirational, rockumentary ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, gay teenager, desire for fame, contests and competitions, teenage life, performance, musician's life, ambition, outcast, music band, singing, geek ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: ohio, usa
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100%
 7.7
 22K
Nashville (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Rayna Jaymes and Juliette Barnes face personal and professional challenges as they navigate their paths as artists and individuals. Surrounding them, and often complicating their lives, are their family, friends and, in some cases, lovers, as well ...
Style: captivating, realistic, sincere, serious, sentimental
Plot: music, country music, fame, rivalry, desire for fame, lifestyle, family relations, musician's life, artists and showbiz, reluctant, ambition, music industry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tennessee, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Garfunkel and Oates (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Garfunkel and Oates stars Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci as both themselves and their musical comedy alter-egos, "Garfunkel and Oates," following the pair as they try to expand the reaches of their meager celebrity. Well-known on the ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, realistic, humorous
Plot: music band, best friends, artists and showbiz, music, friends, folk, musician's life, folk singer, comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.6
 34K
Empire (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A powerful family drama about the head of a music empire whose three sons and ex-wife all battle for his throne.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: music, musician's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, family relations, sibling rivalry, couple relations, workplace, brother brother relationship, showbiz, rapper, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Johnny Rock is the aging lead singer of NYC's legendary early-'90s band The Heathens, who is trying to get both his band and his life back together. The aging and broke bad-boy rocker gets another shot at fame as a songwriter for a brash ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: music, ambition, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, hopes, friends, desire for fame, sitcom, rock, music band, musician's life, sexual humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 8.6
 70K
Louie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Louis C.K. stars as a fictionalized version of himself; a comedian and newly divorced father raising his two daughters in New York City.
Style: dark humor, sincere, witty, clever, humorous ...
Plot: single parent, sitcom, comedian, urban, midlife crisis, family relations, performer's life, city life, sexual activity, young kid, loud, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
I Just Want My Pants Back (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: I Just Want My Pants Back is an American comedy-drama that premiered with a special sneak peek on August 28, 2011 on MTV, with the series airing the new episodes beginning on February 2, 2012. The series is based on David J. Rosen's 2007 novel ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, youth, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, looking for sex, city life, urban, lifestyle, friends, sex, young adult
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Chris Isaak Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Chris Isaak Show is a television sitcom which follows a fictionalized version of the life of American rock musician Chris Isaak. The show portrays Isaak and his band members as everyday people with everyday problems. The series was produced for ...
Style: stylized, clever, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Plot: music band, sitcom, celebrity culture, performer's life, artists and showbiz, friends, music, showbiz, musician's life, rock, lifestyle, rock star ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Life After Fat (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Life After Fat is a comedy-drama web series filmed in New York City, focusing on Maddie, a 24 year old thrift store employee who loses 90 lbs over the course of a year. For the first time in her life, she feels noticed, and attractive, which ends up ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: urban, self discovery, twentysomething life, city life, physical appearance, girl, self esteem, body image, women, weight loss, feminist, feminism
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Commitments (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jimmy Rabbitte, just a tick out of school, gets a brilliant idea: to put a soul band together in Barrytown, his slum home in north Dublin. First he needs musicians and singers: things slowly start to click when he finds three fine-voiced females ...
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: music band, irish, friendship, audition, singer, star, blues, music, lifestyle, ego clash, rise and fall, urban ghetto ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.1
 13K
A Late Quartet (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the beloved cellist of a world-renowned string quartet is diagnosed with a life threatening illness, the group’s future suddenly hangs in the balance as suppressed emotions, competing egos and uncontrollable passions threaten to derail years ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: classical music, rehearsal, music, aging, music band, elderly, dishonesty, couples, musician's life, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, under the surface ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: artists and showbiz, lifestyle, ambition, musician's life, couples, youth, music band, rivalry, underdog, romance, couple relations, music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 7K
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, semi serious, realistic
Plot: odd couple, chorus girl, rivalry, underdog, ambition, small town, musician's life, youth, music band, lifestyle, teenage love, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 128K
Begin Again (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A long lost music producer finds a singer-songwriter right about the moment he has given up all hope on life.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: music, musician's life, father daughter relationship, relationships, performance, coping, folk, alienation, one last chance, parents and children, artists and showbiz, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Tenacious D: The Complete Master Works (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Tenacious D: The Greatest Band on Earth is a TV series that ran on HBO in 1997, 1999 and 2000. It featured the fictional accounts of the real band Tenacious D, which is composed of members Jack Black and Kyle Gass. All of the episodes of the show ...
Style: not serious, offbeat, realistic, humorous, alternative comedy
Plot: heavy metal, disorder, musician, ambition, music band, nothing goes right, buddies, musician's life, partners, singer, performance, rock ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Swim Little Fish Swim (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Between surrealism, unusual characters, art and magic tricks, "Swim Little Fish Swim" is a dreamlike journey from childhood to adulthood.
Style: sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: urban, musician's life, couple relations, adolescence vs adulthood, under the surface, parents and children, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, family relations, youth, adult as child, man child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.8
 792
Love Monkey (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Story: Love Monkey is a television series created by Michael Rauch and based on a book of the same name, by Kyle Smith. It starred Tom Cavanagh as a 30-something, single, record executive who navigated the tumultuous and highly amusing waters of work and ...
Style: serious, clever, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Plot: dating, musician, showbiz, lifestyle, workplace, friends, thirtysomething life, powerful corporation, talented, artists and showbiz, music, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, michigan, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 17K
The Concert (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France, Italy, Romania, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A former world-famous conductor of the Bolshoï orchestra, known as "The Maëstro", Andreï Filipov had seen his career publicly broken by Leonid Brezhnev for hiring Jewish musicians and now works cleaning the concert hall where he once ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: communism, concert, orchestra, music, redemption, classical music, russian, obsession, performance, haunted by the past, comeback, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, russia, paris france, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.9
 17K
Victorious (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Victorious is an American sitcom created by Dan Schneider that originally aired on Nickelodeon from March 27, 2010 until February 2, 2013. The series revolves around aspiring singer Tori Vega, a teenager who attends a performing arts high school ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: high school life, high school, singer, hollywood, teachers and students, lifestyle, best friends, music, teenage life, sitcom, teenager, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Lipstick Jungle (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lipstick Jungle is an American comedy-drama television series created by DeAnn Heline and Eileen Heisler for NBC Universal Television Studio. The hour-long series was based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Candace Bushnell, who also ...
Style: talky, sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friends, rivalry, friendship, family life, ambition, city life, thirtysomething life, family relations, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, workplace, office ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 20K
Hung (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Desperate times call for desperate measures and Ray Drecker's situation couldn't be much tougher. The former high school sports legend turned middle-aged high school basketball coach is divorced and struggling to provide for his kids when ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sexual relations, lifestyle change, family life, lifestyle, adolescence, workplace, talented, family relations, new job, financial problem, strong sexual content, middle aged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 23K
House of Lies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Charming, fast talking Marty Kaan and his crack team of management consultants know how to play the corporate game better than anyone, by using every dirty trick in the book to woo powerful CEOs and close huge deals. In the board rooms, barrooms, ...
Style: cynical, clever, realistic, dark humor, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greed, power relations, workplace situations, powerful corporation, drugs/alcohol, dishonesty, ambitious, workplace, coworker relationship, hotshot hero, deal, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 18K
I'm Still Here (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: I'm Still Here is a portrayal of a tumultuous year in the life of actor Joaquin Phoenix. With remarkable access, the film follows the Oscar-nominee as he announces his retirement from a successful film career in the fall of 2008 and sets off to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: hip hop, performer's life, in-laws, drugs/alcohol, music, cultural icon, celebrity guests, musician's life, ambition, artists and showbiz, private vs public, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7.3
 60K
Girls (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The assorted humiliations, disasters and rare triumphs of four very different twenty-something girls: Hannah, an aspiring writer; Marnie, an art gallery assistant and cousins Jessa and Shoshanna.
Style: offbeat, sexual, humorous, clever, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dating, roommate, aspiring writer, female friendship, financial problem, slacker, everyday life, ambitious, strong sexual content, wannabe, young people, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.6
 321K
Suits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: While running from a drug deal gone bad, Mike Ross, a brilliant young college-dropout, slips into a job interview with one of New York City's best legal closers, Harvey Specter. Tired of cookie-cutter law school grads, Harvey takes a gamble by ...
Style: witty, captivating, talky, serious, stylized ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, family outing
Plot: prodigy, hotshot lawyer, boss and employee, lawyer, mentor, legal, success, law firm, rivalry, rivals, blackmail, deal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Follows a best-selling author of a self-help book series who is secretly hiding her separation from her husband as she starts to navigate her life as a single woman in her 40's in Los Angeles. She starts to side with and take advice more from ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: divorce, friends, starting over, breakup, self discovery, singleness, writer's life, artists and showbiz, best friends, dating
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 31K
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: exciting, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: cheerleader, rivalry, hip hop, music, underdog, hopes, young heroes, r&b, music band, fall in love, musician's life, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: harlem, georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Tonight You're Mine (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two feuding rock stars get handcuffed together for 24 hours at a music festival where they are both due to perform.
Style: exciting, realistic, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: performer's life, reluctant partners, opposites attract, fall in love, disorder, partners, ego clash, lifestyle, showbiz, weekend, music band, sleazy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 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, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental
Plot: reunion, musician's life, buddies, lifestyle, showbiz, r&b, music, friends, artists and showbiz, music band, on the road, lingerie ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.2
 28K
Parenthood (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Parenthood is an American comedy-drama television series developed by Jason Katims. Loosely based on the 1989 film of the same title, Parenthood tells of the Braverman clan which consists of an older couple, their four children and their families.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: family life, single parent, couple relations, family relations, adolescence, marital problem, parenthood, responsibility, siblings relations, parents and children, social relations, family drama ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%