Movies and TV shows like Treme

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Treme (2010)
 8.2
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Treme (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Tremé takes its name from a neighborhood of New Orleans and portrays life in the aftermath of the 2005 hurricane. Beginning three months after Hurricane Katrina, the residents of New Orleans, including musicians, chefs, Mardi Gras Indians, and other New Orleanians struggle to rebuild their lives, their homes and their unique culture.
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, serious, biting, realistic, witty, talky
Plot: jazz, musician, hurricane katrina, starting over, musician's life, social problems, lifestyle, life turned upside down, tragic event, survival, struggle, life is a bitch, talented, poverty, destruction, society, human nature, forces of nature, performance, disappearance, realism, chef, lawyer, african american, radio dj ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa

Most similar movies to Treme

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sentimental and touching films and TV series with plots about artists and showbiz, music, musician's life, hopes, family relations, musician and lifestyle mostly in Drama, Music and Biography genres. Some movies like Treme: Broken Bridges (2006), Nashville (2012), American Dreams (2002), Queen Sugar (2016), Crash (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Broken Bridges (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A fading country music star (Keith) returns to his hometown, where he reunites with his childhood sweetheart and also meets his 16-year-old daughter for the first time.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching
Plot: starting over, homecoming, parents and children, romance, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, musician's life, music, lovers reunited, family problems, haunted by the past, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: country music, music, fame, rivalry, desire for fame, lifestyle, musician's life, family relations, artists and showbiz, ambition, reluctant, music industry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, southern usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
American Dreams (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: American Dreams is an American television drama program broadcast on the NBC television network, produced by Once A Frog and Dick Clark Productions in association with Universal Network Television and NBC Studios. The series was created by Jonathan ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, sincere
Plot: generation gap, coming of age, interracial relations, friendship, dysfunctional family, follow your dream, parents and children, hopes, love and romance, teenage life, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.6
 3K
Queen Sugar (2016)
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, sentimental, sincere
Plot: family drama, farm, sugarcane, power relations, life turned upside down, family relations, parents and children, social relations, society, single parent, interracial relations, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 1K
Crash (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crash is an American television drama series that tells the story of how the lives of how several very diverse Southern Californians intersect.
Style: serious, sincere, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: racism, police detective, social decay, injustice, human nature, society, partners, law enforcement, family problems, life is a bitch, immigrants, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Grace Unplugged (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A talented young singer and aspiring songwriter’s Christian faith and family ties are tested when she defies her worship-pastor father and pursues pop-music stardom in GRACE UNPLUGGED, a moving and inspiring new film that explores the true meaning ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: lifestyle, ambition, teenage life, musician's life, desire for fame, parents and children, youth, once in a lifetime opportunity, family relations, society, small town, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
'Round Midnight (1986)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Inside the Blue Note nightclub one night in 1959 Paris, an aged, ailing jazzman coaxes an eloquent wail from his tenor sax. Outside, a young Parisian too broke to buy a glass of wine strains to hear those notes. Soon they will form a friendship that ...
Style: touching, sentimental, gloomy, serious, captivating ...
Plot: jazz, friendship, alcohol abuse, music, addiction, comeback, drug abuse, showbiz, human nature, lifestyle, drugs/alcohol, friends ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1930s, 1960s
Place: france, usa, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
 2K
Six Degrees (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Six Degrees is an American dramatic television series about six residents of New York City and their respective relationships and connections with one another, based on the idea of six degrees of separation. It premiered on September 21, 2006, ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: photographer, love affair, singleness, hopes, unfulfillment, workplace situations, city life, love and romance, worn out, dating, roommate, haunted by the past ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 16K
Country Strong (2010)
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: sentimental, serious, melancholic, intense, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: country music, musician, infidelity, alcohol, love triangle, lifestyle, musician's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, showbiz, love and romance, tragic event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, austin texas, tennessee, dallas texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
 36K
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, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: music, rapper, artists and showbiz, musician's life, family relations, ambition, sibling rivalry, couple relations, workplace, brother brother relationship, showbiz, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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, sincere, sentimental, touching, serious ...
Plot: classical music, rehearsal, musician's life, aging, friendship, ego clash, intrigue, under the surface, overcoming, marital problem, rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Tender Mercies (1983)
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: emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: character study, comeback, guitar, country music, music, starting over, musician's life, love and romance, self discovery, redemption, human nature, career change ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 ⇓
34%
The Identical (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: During the Great Depression, identical twins are separated at birth. One, Drexel Hemsley becomes a wildly successful '50s rock star, while the other, Ryan Wade, struggles to balance his passion for music and pleasing his parents, who want him ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: twins, musician, family relations, supportive spouse, musician's life, ambition, follow your dream, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, jazz, twin brother, family secret ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 40s, 30s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.7
 800
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: realistic, sentimental, feel good, serious, clever
Plot: dating, ambition, musician, artists and showbiz, siblings relations, family relations, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, new job, pop music, husband wife relationship, interracial friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, michigan, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Things Behind the Sun (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young music journalist's dark memories are awakened when he goes to interview a female rock singer, and both are forced to confront troubling secrets from their pasts.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, talky, sincere ...
Plot: music, sexual abuse, haunted by the past, rapist, rape, journalist, introspection, addiction, testimony, journalism, strong sexual content, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 100K
August Rush (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, feel good, sad ...
Plot: orphan, prodigy, musician's life, music, hopes, lie, orphanage, dancing, musician, artists and showbiz, youth, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 24K
Take the Lead (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A former professional dancer volunteers to teach dance in the New York public school system and, while his background first clashes with his students' tastes, together they create a completely new style of dance. Based on the story of ballroom ...
Style: captivating, feel good, inspirational, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: dancer's life, dedicated educator, dancing, dancer, high school, ambition, teachers and students, against the odds, hip hop, respect, contests and competitions, music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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A Time for Dancing (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Their love of dance, and their friendship, is challenged for two high school girls when one is diagnosed with cancer.
Style: sincere, emotional, sentimental, touching, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, life is a bitch, ambition, teenage life, follow your dream, single parent, lifestyle, society, unfulfillment, dancing, determination ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Man Called Adam (1966)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A famous jazz trumpeter finds himself unable to cope with the problems of everyday life.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: casino, racism, rising to stardom, jazz, gambling, ambition, showbiz, alcohol abuse, society, starting over, hopes, relationship vs career ...
Time: 60s
Place: cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Women of Brewster Place (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: A multigenerational story of the lives of several black women who call an inner-city tenement home.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: friendship, racism, friends, coming of age, youth, urban, feminism, injustice, lifestyle, human nature, family relations, urban ghetto ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, sincere, romantic ...
Plot: classical music, orchestra, musician's life, backstage, artists and showbiz, prodigy, teacher, hotshot, performance, sex, ego clash, career ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: music, composer, classical music, school, mentor, dedicated educator, teachers and students, follow your dream, power relations, hopes, apprentice, high school ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 1960s
Place: oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Client List (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Riley Parks delicately balances two starkly different lives -- one as a single mom in a conservative town struggling to provide for her family and the other as a savvy and ambitious businesswoman working with a rowdy, sexy and unpredictable group of ...
Style: serious, sexy, touching, sentimental, sexual ...
Plot: single mother, prostitute, lifestyle, society, workplace, family relations, parent child relationship, double life, massage parlor, parents and children, sexual relations, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hollywood Heights (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Loren (Brittany Underwood) a smart, shy and independent high school senior who has ambitions of being a songwriter, secretly sends her song lyrics to her celebrity crush, rock superstar Eddie Duran (Cody Longo). Loren's wildest dreams come true ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: cinderella story, musician's life, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, rising to stardom, family, desire for fame, fall in love, romance, student, audition, singer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.3
 22K
Rectify (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After 19 years on Death Row for the rape and murder of his teenage girlfriend, Daniel Holden is going home. His conviction has been vacated due to new DNA evidence. Now he has to return to a world he no longer knows and his reentry into the outside ...
Style: sincere, psychological, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: innocence, freedom, ex convict, wrongful conviction, lawyer, death row, starting over, direction and purpose, haunted by the past, homecoming, society, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.0
 177
The Heights (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Heights is an American musical drama series that aired on the Fox network from August to November 1992.
Style: captivating, realistic, sentimental, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, love and romance, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, suburbs, hopes, teenage life, music, suburban life, friendship, youth, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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 ⇓
26%
 6.6
 4K
Bessie (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of legendary blues performer, Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and '30s.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, factual, gloomy
Plot: blues, musician's life, rise to the top, music, artists and showbiz, ambition, rising to stardom, life is a bitch, black lgbt, sister sister relationship, female protagonist, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 20s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: usa, tennessee, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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 ⇓
26%
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