Movies like A Song from the Heart

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A Song from the Heart (1999)
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A Song from the Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This poignant love story stars Amy Grant as a beautiful, blind concert cellist who falls for a famous, self-centered pianist but doesn't realize that true love is right before her eyes.
Style: touching, feel good, serious, captivating, emotional, realistic
Plot: music, youth, romance, disability, teachers and students, love and romance, love affair, artists and showbiz, couples, musician's life, lifestyle, opposites attract, concert, power relations, love, dog, musician, teacher, family relations, love triangle, pianist, blindness, music teacher, cello, music school ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to A Song from the Heart

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, romance, artists and showbiz, couples, music, lifestyle and musician's life mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like A Song from the Heart: The Competition (1980), Scenes from the Goldmine (1987), Center Stage (2000), Chopin: Desire for Love (2002), Brooklyn Babylon (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Competition (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The movie centers on a piano competition whose winner is assured of success. It is Paul's last chance to compete, but newcomer Heidi may be a better pianist. Can romance be far away? Will she take a dive despite the pressure to win from her ...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, family relations, romance, music, rivalry, contests and competitions, lifestyle, prodigy, musician's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
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95%
Scenes from the Goldmine (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl trying to make it in the 1980's New Wave rock and roll scene in L.A.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: betrayal, ambition, profanity, friends, couples, tragic love, rock, infidelity, fall in love, romance, music, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Center Stage (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of 12 teenagers from various backgrounds enroll at the American Ballet Academy in New York to make it as ballet dancers and each one deals with the problems and stress of training and getting ahead in the world of dance.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dance, ballet, dancing, love triangle, lifestyle, hopes, ambition, music, love and romance, infidelity, artists and showbiz, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Chopin: Desire for Love (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: Poland
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The biography of world famous Polish composer Fryderyk Chopin.
Style: captivating, sentimental, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: composer, prodigy, love affair, lifestyle, musician's life, opposites attract, romance, society, couples, fall in love, destructive relationship, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: poland, siberia, warsaw poland, mallorca, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Brooklyn Babylon (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A charismatic rapper falls in love with a young Jewish girl despite the confines of her religious background.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: interracial relations, friendship, culture clash, tragic love, social decay, social differences, unlikely couple, opposites attract, musician's life, racism, love affair, fall in love ...
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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One Love (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Jamaica, Norway, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kassa a free-wheelin rasta man, falls for a straight laced gospel singer Serena, when they both meet as they enter a music contest. Serena's father the pastor forbids her to see him and wants her to marry one of his church members. Meanwhile ...
Style: captivating, emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: music, romance, lifestyle, fall in love, couples, reggae, ambition, unfulfillment, contests and competitions, clergy, love, church ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Dance of the Dragon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Singapore
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of three people whose lives are pulled into review and assessment when their paths cross. The initial sparks of what could be a new romance plays off against a couple falling out of love, a student and teacher, a father and son, a ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, touching, stylized, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, fall in love, dance school, couples, follow your dream, couple relations, family relations, dishonesty, love and romance, hopes, dancer's life, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
A Slipping-Down Life (1999)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young woman becomes obsessed with a small-time North Carolina rock singer.
Style: touching, feel good, captivating, sincere, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: groupie, love affair, love and romance, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, rock, musician's life, opposites attract, singer, family relations, obsession, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Itsi Bitsi (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 1962 is the year when an entire generation lives life as though it was their last day. Young activist Eik Skal√łe has his entire life turned upside down when he falls head over heels in love with the beautiful peace activist Iben Nagel Rasmussen, ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: fighting the system, ambition, musician's life, rebellion, music band, love affair, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rock, fall in love, romance, infidelity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Shout (1991)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A new music teacher in a 1955 West Texas home for wayward boys brings new vision and hope for many of the interned boys.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, uplifting, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, music teacher, boys' school, lifestyle, fighting the system, musician's life, rebellion, ambition, youth, music, desire for fame, love and romance ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Nana 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Two girls with the same name but very different personalities share an apartment in this sequel to Nana. The rising fame of Nana Osaki's band, the Black Stones, is beginning to take a toll on the best friends' relationship. Meanwhile, Nana ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: love affair, friends, love and romance, musician's life, artists and showbiz, music band, romance, youth, best friends, love triangle, friendship, female friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.1
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A Star Is Born (1976)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A Star Is Born is a 1976 rock music film telling the story of a young woman, played by Barbra Streisand who enters show business, and meets and falls in love with an established male star, played by Kris Kristofferson, only to find her career ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: romance, rise and fall, self discovery, tragic love, fame, rock star, show tunes, showbiz, relationship vs career, celebrity culture, love affair, hollywood ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Elvis and Me (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The story of Priscilla's life with rock and roll star Elvis Presley.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, captivating, serious ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, folk hero, music, love and romance, couple relations, ambition, unfulfillment, romance, hopes, desire for fame, musician's life, couples ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.1
 817
Preacher's Kid (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Small-town girl Angie King leaves the church and her home to pursue a dream of singing stardom. Luckett plays Angie, the daughter of a stern but loving bishop, whose attraction to the hunky star (Tank) of a traveling gospel show takes her on the ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Plot: hopes, parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, destructive relationship, friendship, youth, couples, music, religion, father daughter relationship, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Mr. Holland's Opus (1995)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In 1965, passionate musician Glenn Holland takes a day job as a high school music teacher, convinced it's just a small obstacle on the road to his true calling: writing a historic opus. As the decades roll by with the composition unwritten but ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: marching band, composer, classical music, music, school, high school, honest, music teacher, dedicated educator, follow your dream, teachers and students, musician ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 1990s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Food of Love (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Young aspiring pianist attracts attention of famous musicians. Chance encounters bring them together but expectations must be managed by all.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, love affair, gay relationship, lifestyle, musician's life, youth, romance, coming out, spouse leaving, passionate interest, gay teenager, aspiring musician ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, barcelona, usa, california, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Bandage (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Set in Japan in the early 1990s, there's one rising band called LANDS, that is starting to find success amidst a flood of other bands. Asako and Miharu are two Tokyo high school students. When Miharu gives Asako her favorite indie rock band; a ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, musician's life, betrayal, contests and competitions, romance, rising to stardom, dishonesty, desire for fame, love and romance, artists and showbiz, coming of age, music band ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 2.3
 23K
Glitter (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman is catapulted into pop stardom, with her already-famous DJ boyfriend calling the shots.
Style: emotional, exciting, sentimental, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cinderella story, romance, showbiz, hopes, music, rise and fall, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, ambition, love affair, rising to stardom, follow your dream ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Song (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The film follows aspiring singer-songwriter Jed King (Alan Powell) as he struggles to catch a break and escape the long shadow of his father, a country music legend. After reluctantly accepting a gig at a local vineyard harvest festival, Jed is ...
Style: serious, sentimental, uplifting, captivating, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, musician's life, ambition, desire for fame, music, artists and showbiz, couples, americana, hopes, unfulfillment, introspection, country ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s, year 1981 ...
Place: usa, nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Romeo and Juliet (1966)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Classic ballet by Kenneth MacMillan to the music of Prokofiev.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, emotional, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dancer's life, unfulfillment, romance, music, artists and showbiz, love and romance, tragic love, true love, forbidden love, couples, love, tragedy ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Love Songs (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When Peter, Margaux's American writer husband, leaves Paris in a funk and heads home, she finds herself the single parent of two near teens. She also gets a new assignment at work: to find, sign, and promote new rock singers. She discovers a ...
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, captivating, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: single parent, infidelity, couples, friends, unfulfillment, lifestyle, music band, gays and lesbians, love and romance, music, artists and showbiz, gender ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, new york, france, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Meet Prince Charming (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jonathan 'Jack' Harris is a waiter, who hopes to start a newspaper called The Tribeca Times, after the part of Manhattan where he lives, and while struggling to find advertisers and stories decides to do one on Internet dating services, so ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, opposites attract, hidden identity, fall in love, couples, romance, disorder, internet dating, computers and web, love and romance, misfit, butt naked ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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B-Girl (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young female breakdancer, Angel, moves to Los Angeles after an attack by an ex-boyfriend nearly ends her dance career forever. B-Girl follows Angel through recovery and acceptance of a new life as she busts a move into the male-centric world of ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: hip hop, family relations, dancing, dancer's life, follow your dream, ambition, teenage life, youth, lifestyle, contests and competitions, human spirit, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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If I Knew What You Said (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Style: uplifting, sentimental, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, unlikely couple, couples, rebellion, hopes, artists and showbiz, youth, romance, young lovers, society, rebelliousness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Honeysuckle Rose (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Buck Bonham (Willie Nelson) is a country singer, with a good family, struggling to find national fame. He juggles his music career with his responsibilities to his wife and son. He has everything going his way until the daughter of his former ...
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, infidelity, music, romance, artists and showbiz, love and romance, ambition, rising to stardom, lifestyle, musician's life, couples, friends ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Chasing Destiny (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Music, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A repossession agent falls in love with a woman whose father is high on his list of priority accounts in this romantic drama.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, lifestyle, friendship, love affair, romance, artists and showbiz, hopes, buddies, looking for love, family business, destiny, parents and children ...
Time: 60s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Disappearing Acts (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zora Banks is a school teacher and aspiring singer hoping to become a successful star while taking a break from heartache. Franklin Swift is a down-on-his-luck construction worker and not-quite divorced father of two hoping to start his own ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, talky, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, looking for love, couple relations, lovers reunited, romance, opposites attract, family problems, starting over, musician's life, follow your dream ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Listen to Your Heart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Danny Foster doesn't have much: an apartment as small as his paychecks, no family, and a struggling music career. Yet for him, "every day is a great day to be alive," an attitude he gained from his mother's unwavering optimism ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mute or deaf, family relations, fall in love, couple relations, lifestyle, musician's life, love and romance, couples, parents and children, unfulfillment, romance, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, connecticut, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, love and romance, hopes, prodigy, teachers and students, music, hardcase students, power relations, urban ghetto life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 42K
Rockstar (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: An uninhibited youth woos the hottest about-to-be-married college girl. He rises to become a rock-star - then self-destructs.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bollywood, adultery, terminal illness, artists and showbiz, romance, musician's life, fall in love, love and romance, lovers, star, rock music, rebellious youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%