Movies and TV shows like Treme

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Treme (2010)
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Treme (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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, erotic, philosophical, gothic, suspense, realistic, witty ...
Plot: jazz, social problems, hurricane katrina, realism, musician, starting over, musician's life, survival, lifestyle, tragic event, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, poverty, destruction, society, talented, performance, struggle, human nature, disappearance, social relations, artists and showbiz, interracial relations, city life, dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films and TV series with plots about family relations, artists and showbiz, music, ambition, musician's life, lifestyle and hopes mostly in Drama, Music and Comedy genres. Some movies like Treme: Broken Bridges (2006), Six Degrees (2006), Queen Sugar (2016), Nashville (2012), 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, artists and showbiz, romance, haunted by the past, lovers reunited, music, musician's life, unfulfillment, family relations, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
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Six Degrees (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
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, touching, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: destiny, starting over, lifestyle, love affair, haunted by the past, human nature, struggle, idealism, social problems, career, coincidence, friendship ...
Place: new york, usa
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49%
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Queen Sugar (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: sugarcane, farm, power relations, parents and children, life turned upside down, family relations, society, social relations, single parent, ambition, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Nashville (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, fame, musician, rivalry, music, music industry, family relations, celebrity, lifestyle, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nashville tennessee, southern usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Crash (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, family problems, human nature, society, partners, law enforcement, life is a bitch, dishonesty, immigrants ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Empire (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, queer cinema
Audience: teens
Plot: music, music business, artists and showbiz, hip hop, rapper, musician's life, ceo, sibling rivalry, family relations, ambition, gay son, african american family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Cleaner (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After hitting rock-bottom from his own addictions during the birth of his twins, William Banks strikes a tentative deal with God. In exchange for a second chance, he vows to kick his addictions and dedicate his life to helping others. Now, along ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: addiction, belief, going straight, life is a bitch, rescue, hopes, human nature, family life, family relations, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, drug rehab ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Man Called Adam (1966)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A famous jazz trumpeter finds himself unable to cope with the problems of everyday life.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: jazz, racism, alcohol abuse, casino, prejudice, talent agent, musician, trumpet player, showbiz, gambling, relationship vs career, friends ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: sincere, serious, realistic, emotional, erotic ...
Plot: rape, rapist, sexual abuse, rape victim, haunted by the past, journalist, memory, teenage girl, secret, coping, musician's life, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
I Am Not a Hipster (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Things are not looking good for Brook, a young, talented singer/songwriter who has become the clichéd tortured artist. Slow to come to terms with the death of his mother, Brook is self-absorbed, aggressive, and the major obstruction to his own ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: rock, musician's life, music, parents and children, family problems, coping, artists and showbiz, siblings relations, creative block, twentysomething life, estrangement, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Eddy (2020)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, Germany, USA, France
TV show
Story: The owner of a Paris jazz club gets tangled up with dangerous criminals as he fights to protect his business, his band and his teenage daughter.
Style: sentimental, light, feel good, touching, colourful ...
Plot: jazz club, family relations, jazz, musician's life, father daughter relationship, jazz musician, pianist, city life, family, club, love and romance, romance ...
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, christian film ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: christianity, ambition, musician's life, lifestyle, desire for fame, teenage life, religious, society, youth, family relations, once in a lifetime opportunity, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, alabama, usa, birmingham alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: dancing, friendship, terminal illness, ambition, life is a bitch, teenage life, follow your dream, single parent, lifestyle, unfulfillment, society, determination ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Love Monkey (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
TV show
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, serious, feel good, clever
Plot: musician, artists and showbiz, ambition, thirtysomething life, new job, family relations, lifestyle, siblings relations, pop music, dating, husband wife relationship, interracial friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, michigan, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
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Sinatra (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 250 min.
TV show
Story: An extensive biopic of one of the most famous entertainers of the 20th century - Frank Sinatra. The only thing that could engage the public more than his songs and films was his sometimes controversial private life.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: singer, art, jazz, dancing, friendship, celebrity, showbiz, relationship vs career, couples, musician's life, crumbling marriage, desire for fame ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 70s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Mozart in the Jungle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
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, hotshot, backstage, prodigy, artists and showbiz, teacher, performance, career, rehearsal, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: inspirational, feel good, sexy, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, date night
Plot: dancing, teacher, dancer, dancer's life, dedicated educator, high school, teachers and students, music, prejudice, respect, ambition, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Elvis (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 173 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the life of Elvis Presley (Rhys Meyers), from his humble beginnings to his rise to international stardom.
Style: realistic, captivating, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: ambition, rise and fall, desire for fame, musician's life, lifestyle, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, folk hero, fame, comeback, success ...
Time: 60s, 50s
Place: las vegas, usa, memphis, beverly hills
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30%
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The Women of Brewster Place (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
Story: A multigenerational story of the lives of several black women who call an inner-city tenement home.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: rape, lgbt, lesbian, lgbtq, black cast, anti racism, sexual abuse, friendship, racism, friends, urban ghetto, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: musician, family relations, ambition, musician's life, supportive spouse, twin brother, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, follow your dream, jazz, christian, family secret ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, 60s, 1930s ...
Place: usa, alabama
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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, intense, sincere, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: classical music, aging, musician, music, musician's life, rehearsal, twists and turns, ego clash, intrigue, friendship, overcoming, under the surface ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hollywood Heights (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cinderella story, follow your dream, musician, fame, best friends, ambition, audition, talented, fall in love, youth, fan, backstage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Payday (1973)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A cynical look at the life of a not so nice country-western singer, Maury Dann - played by Rip Torn in one of his most memorable performances. He ruthlessly manipulates every one around him to suit his selfish needs...he even gets his limo driver to ...
Style: suspense, talky, biting, tense, realistic ...
Plot: drug addiction, addiction, music business, infidelity, country music, mistress, celebrity culture, alcohol abuse, drug abuse, showbiz, relationship vs career, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Heights (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Heights is an American musical drama series that aired on the Fox network from August to November 1992.
Style: captivating, sentimental, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, suburbs, teenage life, buddies, love and romance, follow your dream, hopes, rock, suburban life, music, artists and showbiz, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Soul Food (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Soul Food: The Series is a television drama that aired Wednesday nights on Showtime from June 28, 2000 to May 26, 2004. Created by filmmaker George Tillman, Jr. and developed for television by Felicia D. Henderson, Soul Food is based upon ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: family relations, family feud, siblings relations, family life, parents and children, love and romance, hopes, couples, family tradition, family values, parents separation, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s, 20th century
Place: illinois, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
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8 Mile (2002)
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: inspirational, realistic, harsh, lyrical, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: hip hop, music, underdog, follow your dream, success, rap, urban ghetto life, hip hop culture, street gang, musician, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 90s, year 1995, 20th century, 80s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: rapper, dancer's life, fish out of water, culture clash, society, ambition, youth, follow your dream, rivalry, hopes, music, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Sparkle (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Musical prodigy, Sparkle (Jordin Sparks) struggles to become a star while overcoming issues that are tearing her family apart. From an affluent Detroit area and daughter to a single mother (Whitney Houston), she tries to balance a new romance with ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: musician's life, family relations, ambition, lifestyle, rising to stardom, music band, desire for fame, abusive husband, artists and showbiz, family problems, showbiz, sister ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: michigan, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Venice the Series (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Venice: The Series is a web series co-produced by and starring American actress Crystal Chappell, and is inspired in part by the "Otalia" storyline on the daytime drama Guiding Light. The series has been broadcast since 2009, and is ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbianism, family relations, love and romance, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, gender, parents and children, family life, strong female presence, lgbtq, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Judging Amy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Judging Amy is an American television drama that was telecast from September 19, 1999, through May 3, 2005, on CBS-TV. This TV series starred Amy Brenneman and Tyne Daly. Its main character is a judge who serves in a family court, and in addition to ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, sincere, serious, touching
Plot: legal, judiciary, judge, family relations, parents and children, starting over, single mother, couples, living with parents, love and romance, courtroom drama, female judge ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%