Movies and TV shows like Nashville

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 7.7
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Nashville
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 as the up-and-coming performers and songwriters trying to get ahead in the business. In Nashville, musicians and songwriters are at the heart of the storm driven by their own ambitions. Some are fueled by their creativity and passion for fame. Others struggle to cope with the pressures of success and are doing everything in their power to stay on top.
Style: captivating, sincere, realistic, sentimental, serious
Plot: music, music industry, desire for fame, fame, lifestyle, musician's life, artists and showbiz, country music, family relations, young woman, country, friendship, rivalry, ambition, reluctant, ego clash, parents and children, showbiz, singer, hopes, musician, musical tour, regret, fan, performance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tennessee, southern usa
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Whiplash
Drama, Music
USA
107 min.
 8.5
Mozart in the Jungle
Comedy, Drama, Music
USA
29 min.
 8.2
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Most similar movies to Nashville

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films and TV series with plots about artists and showbiz, music, ambition, love and romance, musician's life, romance and runaway mostly in Drama, Music and Romance genres. Some movies like Nashville: Empire (2015), Pure Country 2: The Gift (2010), The Song (2014), Step Up 3D (2010), Step Up 2: The Streets (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.7
 34K
Empire
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, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: music, artists and showbiz, musician's life, brother brother relationship, ambition, family relations, sibling rivalry, rapper, rivalry, workplace, couple relations, ceo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Pure Country 2: The Gift
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Three angels bestow the gift of song to a young girl, who must follow a series of rules in order hold on to it during her rise to fame and fortune.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: country, musician's life, music, desire for fame, ambition, romance, artists and showbiz, hopes, rise to the top, friendship, rising to stardom, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tennessee, usa, dallas texas, austin texas, texas
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System:   80%
    User:   74%
 
 6.0
 2K
The Song
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, realistic, uplifting, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: country, musician's life, crumbling marriage, romance, rising to stardom, music, relationship vs career, hopes, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, introspection, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1981, year 2006, 2000s
Place: usa
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System:   78%
    User:   82%
 
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 6.2
 52K
Step Up 3D
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: exciting, serious, captivating, breathtaking, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: music, dancing, romance, contests and competitions, follow your dream, youth, happy ending, hip hop culture, dancer's life, ambition, high school, self fulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   75%
 
Step Up 2: The Streets
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. When she joins forces with the schools hottest dancer, Chase, to form a crew of ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: music, dancing, youth, friendship, competition, hip hop, rivalry, escapades, romance, follow your dream, high school, dance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
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System:   63%
    User:   68%
 
 6.0
 29K
Step Up All In
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
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, light, serious, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dance contest, follow your dream, rivalry, team, victory, romance, music, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, dialogue, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
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System:   59%
    User:   50%
 
 7.3
 77K
Crazy Heart
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When reporter Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake -- an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend -- they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving grace in a life with Jean and her young son. But can he leave behind an ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sentimental, dramatic ...
Plot: redemption, music, loneliness, aging, drinking, country, music business, musician's life, singer, musician, journalist, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new mexico, houston texas, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   50%
 
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 6.3
 16K
Country Strong
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Soon after the rising young singer-songwriter Beau Williams gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star Kelly Canter, the pair embark on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager James and featuring a beauty ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: music, love, addiction, country, musician's life, music business, desire for fame, hip hop, rock and roll, fall in love, ambition, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, las vegas, dallas texas, austin texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   64%
 
 7.9
 206K
Walk the Line
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: touching, realistic, sentimental, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: music, addiction, death, childhood, drug addiction, drug abuse, love, accident, musician's life, country, drugs/alcohol, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: arkansas, memphis, tennessee, usa, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   60%
 
 7.9
 103K
Once
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vacuum repairman moonlights as a street musician and hopes for his big break. One day a Czech immigrant, who earns a living selling flowers, approaches him with the news that she is also an aspiring singer-songwriter. The pair decide to ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: music, friendship, romance, immigrants, irish, rock and roll, musician's life, pianist, love story, loneliness, love, folk ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, london, europe, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   45%
 
A Star Is Born
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: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, performer's life, rise and fall, music, rising to stardom, celebrity culture, showbiz, ambition, rock star, fame, self discovery, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   47%
 
The Jazz Singer
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Neil Diamond stars as Yussel in this tale of a young Jewish cantor who strives to make a career in music.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: jewish, father son relationship, judaism, musician's life, music, follow your dream, destiny, religion, rise and fall, family, rising to stardom, showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
 7.4
 125K
Begin Again
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, romantic ...
Plot: music, musician's life, relationships, father daughter relationship, folk, infidelity, urban, showbiz, music business, mentor, artists and showbiz, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   58%
 
Movie in collections
 4.1
 599
B-Girl
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: touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: dancer's life, hip hop, music, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, romance, lifestyle, youth, performer's life, dancing, contests and competitions, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
Step Up Revolution
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Emily arrives in Miami with aspirations to become a professional dancer. She sparks with Sean, the leader of a dance crew whose neighborhood is threatened by Emily's father's development plans.
Style: light, feel good, exciting, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: dancing, music, culture clash, urban, rivalry, friendship, youth, art, creativity, hopes, love and romance, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   42%
 
Mozart in the Jungle
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 ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, romantic, sincere ...
Plot: musician's life, artists and showbiz, prodigy, strong female character, classical music, sex, backstage, performance, hotshot, teacher, drugs/alcohol, orchestra ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
 7.0
 7K
The Rose
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Midler is the rock-and-roll singer Mary Rose Foster (known as the Rose to her legions of fans), whose romantic relationships and mental health are continuously imperiled by the demands of life on the road.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: music, addiction, drug abuse, drugs, rock, drugs/alcohol, musician's life, depression, rock and roll, rise and fall, blues, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
 7.1
 218K
8 Mile
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The setting is Detroit in 1995. The city is divided by 8 Mile, a road that splits the town in half along racial lines. A young white rapper, Jimmy "B-Rabbit" Smith Jr. summons strength within himself to cross over these arbitrary ...
Style: captivating, lyrical, sincere, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hip hop, music, rags to riches, music business, follow your dream, white rapper, musician's life, underdog, contests and competitions, human spirit, stereotypes, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1995
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
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 5.3
 21K
Stomp the Yard
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 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: inspirational, captivating, touching, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: dancing, hip hop, ambition, competition, dancer's life, contests and competitions, music, rivalry, leadership, breakdance, teenage love, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   41%
 
 8.5
 568K
Whiplash
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.
Style: psychological, emotional, realistic, dramatic, inspirational ...
Plot: obsession, jazz, music, follow your dream, drummer, music teacher, desire for fame, musician's life, mentor, drumming, teachers and students, music conductor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   41%
 
 7.5
 3K
Queen Sugar
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, who, with her teenage son Micah moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, sentimental
Plot: farm, family drama, sugarcane, life turned upside down, family relations, interracial relations, parents and children, power relations, society, social relations, single parent, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
 6.4
 68K
Burlesque
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The Burlesque Lounge has its best days behind it. Tess, a retired dancer and owner of the venue, struggles to keep the aging theater alive, facing all kinds of financial and artistic challenges. With the Lounge's troupe members becoming ...
Style: sexy, entertaining, melancholic, inspirational, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: burlesque, nightclub, dancing, performer's life, desire for fame, nightlife, follow your dream, cabaret, music, ambition, mentor, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   37%
 
Tender Mercies
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Alchoholic former country singer Mac Sledge makes friends with a young widow and her son. The friendship enables him to find inspiration to resume his career.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: redemption, music, self discovery, country, divorce, small town, musician's life, religion, character study, drinking, starting over, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
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Listen to Your Heart
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, serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mute or deaf, fall in love, romance, artists and showbiz, urban, love and romance, couples, musician's life, couple relations, parents and children, misfit, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
The Fabulous Baker Boys
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Frank and Jack Baker are professional musicians who play small clubs. They play smaltzy music and have never needed a day job...
Style: sexy, serious, clever, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: jazz, music, romance, hotel, musician's life, brothers, nightclub, music business, performer's life, love triangle, siblings relations, relationship vs career ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: seattle, usa, new jersey, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
 2.2
 20K
Glitter
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, sentimental, serious, realistic, awful ...
Plot: music, romance, hip hop, music business, performer's life, family, desire for fame, rags to riches, follow your dream, lame, rising to stardom, camp ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
Beyond the Lights
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Noni Jean is a hot new rising star. But not all is what it seems, and the pressure causes Noni to nearly fall apart - until she meets Kaz Nicol, a promising young cop and aspiring politician who's been assigned to her detail. Can Kaz's ...
Style: serious, sentimental, romantic, talky, light ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: music, musician's life, british, love story, romance, fall in love, race issues, surveillance, love and romance, bollywood, couples, coming-of-age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
 5.7
 14K
Weightless
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In this modern love story set against the Austin, Texas music scene, two entangled couples — struggling songwriters Faye and BV, and music mogul Cook and the waitress whom he ensnares — chase success through a rock ‘n’ roll landscape of ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized
Plot: folk, artists and showbiz, musician's life, music, desire for fame, love triangle, intrigue, showbiz, ambition, dishonesty, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   42%
 

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Genre: Drama, Music
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Duration: 102 min.
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    User:   40%
 
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Country: USA
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Story: Set in the fictional small town of Tree Hill, North Carolina, this teen-driven drama tells the story of two half brothers, who share a last name and nothing else. Brooding, blue-collar Lucas is a talented street-side basketball player, but his ...
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