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, suspense, realistic, witty, contemplative, talky
Plot: jazz, social problems, musician, hurricane katrina, realism, starting over, musician's life, lifestyle, life turned upside down, tragic event, interracial relations, survival, struggle, life is a bitch, talented, poverty, destruction, society, human nature, forces of nature, performance, disappearance, chef, lawyer, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana

Most similar movies to Treme

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films and TV series with plots about family relations, artists and showbiz, musician's life, music, musician, hopes and ambition mostly in Drama, Music and Biography genres. Some movies like Treme: Broken Bridges (2006), Six Degrees (2006), Queen Sugar (2016), Nashville (2012), Empire (2015). 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, parents and children, artists and showbiz, romance, homecoming, haunted by the past, family problems, lovers reunited, family relations, musician's life, music, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: serious, sincere, captivating, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: haunted by the past, starting over, lifestyle, love affair, idealism, career, social problems, destiny, human nature, struggle, friendship, coincidence ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 4K
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, sincere, sentimental
Plot: family drama, farm, sugarcane, parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, power relations, interracial relations, single parent, social relations, society, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.7
 23K
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, family relations, rivalry, lifestyle, desire for fame, musician's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, reluctant, music industry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nashville tennessee, southern usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 7.4
 37K
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, hip hop, artists and showbiz, rapper, musician's life, ambition, family relations, sibling rivalry, couple relations, workplace, brother brother relationship, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ 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: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, musician's life, teenage life, desire for fame, society, family relations, once in a lifetime opportunity, parents and children, youth, small town, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: sexual abuse, music, haunted by the past, rapist, journalist, rape, introspection, coping, musician's life, life is a bitch, youth, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: sincere, serious, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: racism, social decay, police detective, life is a bitch, injustice, human nature, society, partners, law enforcement, family problems, immigrants, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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'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: contemplative, sentimental, gloomy, captivating, touching ...
Plot: jazz, alcohol abuse, friendship, music, addiction, bittersweet, lifestyle, comeback, drug abuse, showbiz, human nature, friends ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1930s, 1960s, 60s ...
Place: paris france, france, usa, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 2K
The Cleaner (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: addiction, belief, life is a bitch, going straight, hopes, rescue, family life, family relations, human nature, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, drug rehab ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.7
 821
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, musician, ambition, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, siblings relations, new job, family relations, thirtysomething life, pop music, husband wife relationship, interracial friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, michigan, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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: feel good, captivating, inspirational, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, kids, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dancer's life, dancer, dedicated educator, high school, dance, ambition, teachers and students, against the odds, respect, contests and competitions, music ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 17K
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, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: country music, musician, infidelity, alcohol, love triangle, musician's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, showbiz, ambition, love and romance, tragic event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, nashville tennessee, austin texas, tennessee ...
⇓ 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, touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: character study, country music, comeback, guitar, 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 ⇓
32%
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, exciting ...
Plot: twins, musician, ambition, musician's life, supportive spouse, family relations, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, jazz, twin brother, family secret ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 40s, 1930s ...
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 14K
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, intense ...
Plot: classical music, aging, rehearsal, musician's life, ego clash, friendship, intrigue, anniversary, under the surface, overcoming, rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, captivating, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: musician's life, singer, musician, music, blues, success, showbiz, rock and roll, fame, ambition, lifestyle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 40s, 1940s ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, atmospheric, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: rock, musician's life, music, siblings relations, parents and children, artists and showbiz, coping, family problems, twentysomething life, family relations, urban, creative block ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 7.5
 102K
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, inspirational, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: orphan, prodigy, music, youth, musician's life, hopes, musician, lie, orphanage, dancing, artists and showbiz, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 4K
Elvis (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of Elvis Presley (Rhys Meyers), from his humble beginnings to his rise to international stardom.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: singer, star, rise and fall, ambition, desire for fame, musician's life, folk hero, showbiz, lifestyle, success, fame, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: usa, beverly hills, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: casino, jazz, racism, alcohol abuse, couples, gambling, life is a bitch, hopes, musician's life, unfulfillment, rising to stardom, music ...
Time: 60s
Place: cincinnati ohio, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: emotional, sincere, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, life is a bitch, terminal illness, ambition, follow your dream, teenage life, single parent, lifestyle, unfulfillment, society, dancing, determination ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 598
One-Trick Pony (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jonah (Paul Simon) is an aging rock star trying to put together a new album in the face of an indifferent record label and a talentless producer. At the same time, he's struggling to save his failing marriage.
Style: realistic, sincere, emotional, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: record, rock music, performer's life, music, rising to stardom, hopes, lifestyle, starting over, human nature, introspection, down on your luck, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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, realistic, captivating, psychological, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cinderella story, follow your dream, musician, fame, star, ambition, audition, best friends, fan, student, youth, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: sincere, serious, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: culture clash, interracial relations, friendship, social decay, opposites attract, social differences, tragic love, unlikely couple, musician's life, youth, society, lifestyle ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 180
Stanley's Gig (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An emotionally dysfunctional ukulele minstrel lands a gig at a nursing home where he strikes up an unlikely relationship with an ancient jazz chanteuse and awakens from a lifetime of loneliness and inconsequence.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: musician's life, redemption, haunted by the past, hopes, love and romance, golden years, friendship, daydreamer, comeback, jazz, singer, cruise ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 28K
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, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: musician's life, death, latin, audition, music business, musician, rock star, music industry, interracial relations, family relations, main character dies, concert ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 5K
Judging Amy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, touching, serious
Plot: family relations, judge, legal, parents and children, starting over, couples, love and romance, living with parents, courtroom drama, female judge, single mother, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Strong Medicine (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The lives of staff in the womens' health clinic of a fictitious hospital in Philadelphia.
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, serious, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, clinic, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, lifesaver, doctors and patients, boss and employee, family relations, feminism, gender, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.0
 629
Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: What would you do if you won the lottery? How would it change your life? Follow a group of seven gas station employees in Queens, New York, who have been chipping into a lottery pool for years, never thinking they'd actually win. They need to ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, captivating
Plot: lottery, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, working class, workplace, change of luck, society, gas station, bittersweet, siblings relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%