Movies like Yesterday

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Yesterday (2019)
Yesterday (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, Russia, Japan, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A struggling musician realizes he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles.
Plot: the beatles, rock star, musician, alternate reality, fame, male female friendship, moral dilemma, price of fame, rock music, plagiarism, hotel, pop singer, train, hospital, church, beach, cemetery, marketing, singing, song, singer, friendship between men, planet earth, sarcasm, thunderstorm ...
Place: los angeles, liverpool, moscow russia

Most similar movies to Yesterday

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and clever films with plots about musician, singer, singing, music, friendship, storytelling and runaway mostly in Comedy, Music and Romance genres. Some movies like Yesterday: A Hard Day's Night (1964), Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018), Bohemian Rhapsody (2018), I'll Be There (2003), Magical Mystery Tour (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Hard Day's Night (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Capturing John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr in their electrifying element, 'A Hard Day's Night' is a wildly irreverent journey through this pastiche of a day in the life of The Beatles during 1964. The band ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, not serious, cult film ...
Plot: backstage, the beatles, culture clash, artists and showbiz, generation gap, fame, music, lifestyle, musician's life, rehearsal, adolescence, railway station ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, britain
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Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Five years after meeting her three fathers, Sophie Sheridan prepares to open her mother’s hotel. In 1979, young Donna Sheridan meets the men who each could be Sophie’s biological father.
Style: feel good, sincere, sentimental, scenic, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, female friendship, singing, friendship, boyfriend, sailboat, dancing, greek island, pregnant woman, reunion, dating, blonde ...
Time: year 1979, contemporary, 70s
Place: greece, oxford university, paris france, stockholm sweden, mediterranean sea ...
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, rough, based on true events, sexy ...
Plot: rock band, musician, singer, music band, fame, gay, aids, musician's life, rise to the top, desire for fame, friendship between men, homosexual ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1976, year 1975 ...
Place: england, britain, london, new york, pittsburgh ...
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I'll Be There (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A comedy about a has-been rock star (Craig Ferguson) that discovers he has a teenage daughter (Charlotte Church), from a long forgotten love affair.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: estrangement, parents and children, family problems, rock star, family relations, alcohol abuse, musician, musician's life, midlife crisis, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenage daughter ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
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Magical Mystery Tour (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A typically Beatlesque film originally produced for television, this short film was intended to be an off-the-wall road movie with the Beatles and three dozen or so friends on a psychedelic bus.
Style: semi serious, surreal, feel good, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: rock music, surrealism, the beatles, resort, bus, friends, music band, on the road, surfing, friendship, artists and showbiz, misfit ...
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This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: "This Is Spinal Tap" shines a light on the self-contained universe of a metal band struggling to get back on the charts, including everything from its complicated history of ups and downs, gold albums, name changes and undersold concert ...
Style: humorous, cynical, cult film, satirical, witty ...
Plot: music band, heavy metal, party, music, musician, satire, cult, success, fame, singer, pianist, musical tour ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: austin texas
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I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: If they missed Beatles' first appearance in the U.S.A. they would hate themselves for the rest of their lives! So six young girls from New Jersey set off even though they don't have tickets for the show! The journey is full of surprises ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens
Plot: music, friends, friendship, fainting, music band, obsessed fan, the beatles, buddies, partners, teenage life, screwball, obsessive quest ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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Heartbreak Hotel (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a teen tries to set up a band at his school, his mother who was a big fan of Elvis Presley gets in a wreck he and his band members decides to kidnap Elvis and have him hooked up with his mother.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, surreal, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: missing person, odd couple, teenage life, partners, elvis presley, musician, 17 year old, teenage boy, rock music, single mother, drunk driving, twists & turns ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: las vegas, new jersey
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Music and Lyrics (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A washed up singer is given a couple days to compose a chart-topping hit for an aspiring teen sensation. Though he's never written a decent lyric in his life, he sparks with an offbeat younger woman with a flair for words.
Style: feel good, semi serious, sweet, light, lyrical ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, singer, musician's life, fall in love, romance, career, romancing partners, showbiz, love and romance, desire for fame, musician, songwriter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new york, usa, london, new jersey
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Camp Rock (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Mitchie gets a chance to attend Camp Rock, her life takes an unpredictable twist, and she learns just how important it is to be true to yourself.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: summer camp, teenage love, friends, singing, love and romance, cinderella story, disney, fall in love, camp, musician's life, follow your dream, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: china, hawaii
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The Invention of Lying (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where the concept of lying doesn't exist, a loser changes his lot when he invents lying and uses it to get ahead.
Style: philosophical, humorous, cynical, clever, funny ...
Plot: alternate reality, misfit, society, love and romance, dishonesty, distopia, love triangle, farce, disorder, pretense, atheism, loser ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 13th century
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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: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, self discovery, rise and fall, tragic love, fame, rock star, showbiz, lifestyle, couples, show tunes, friends, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, arizona
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Rainbow Around the Sun (2008)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zachary Blasto, a hard-drinking, talented songwriter and performer, envisions madcap musical fantasies in order to avoid dealing with the downward spiral of his personal life.
Style: avant garde
Plot: rock band, fictional biography, fictional band, ex girlfriend, rock, rock star, reporter, loss of father, love, singing, groupie, recording studio ...
Time: 70s
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Notting Hill (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: William Thacker is a London bookstore owner whose humdrum existence is thrown into romantic turmoil when famous American actress Anna Scott appears in his shop. A chance encounter over spilled orange juice leads to a kiss that blossoms into a ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: fame, paparazzi, social differences, star, society, opposites attract, power of love, friendship, romance, couples, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
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A Star is Born (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers-and falls in love with-struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer – until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the ...
Style: touching, sincere, uplifting, captivating, rockumentary ...
Plot: falling in love, singer, showbiz, fame, pop star, concert, aspiring singer, talent, alcoholic, addiction, brother brother relationship, drinking problem ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona, memphis, boston
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Wayne's World (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a sleazy TV exec offers Wayne and Garth a fat contract to tape their late-night public access show at his network, they can't believe their good fortune. But they soon discover the road from basement to big-time is a gnarly one, fraught ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: heavy metal, music, satire, right and wrong, verbal byplay, friends, ex couple relations, power relations, odd, living with parents, sleazy, media satire ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, milwaukee wisconsin
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Undiscovered (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of aspiring entertainers try to establish careers for themselves in the city of Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: music band, friendship, showbiz, musician's life, rising to stardom, music, desire for fame, rock, lifestyle, actor's life, rise and fall, relationship vs career ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york, california, usa, jamaica
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Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Music, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rock Opera version of Phantom Of The Opera with elements of Faust. Record producer Swan steals both the music and the girl (Phoenix) from composer Leach. Disfigured Leach plans revenge on Swan and his rock palace, The Paradise, and becomes The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scary, witty, cult film ...
Plot: vengeance, deal with the devil, phantom, hopes, musician's life, desire for fame, uninhibited rivalry, blind ambition, artists and showbiz, righting the wronged, rock, tragedy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: liverpool, cincinnati ohio, new york
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Dreamgirls (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Three young women – Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson – dream of becoming pop stars and they get their wish when they're chosen to be backup singers for the legendary James 'Thunder' Early.
Style: emotional, sentimental, lyrical, melancholic, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: singer, showbiz, manager, performer's life, fame, backstage, singing, show business, soul music, african american, musician, music band ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: detroit, los angeles, usa, las vegas, new york ...
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It Had To Be You (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sonia is a jingle writer who's always dreamt of a big and exciting life. Surprised by a sudden proposal and subsequent ultimatum from her easy-going boyfriend, Chris, Sonia has to decide whether she'll join the ranks of her married friends ...
Style: light, romantic, humorous, captivating
Plot: romantic relationship, daydreamer, photographer, dating, marriage proposal, wedding, love and romance, moral dilemma, female writer, reality vs fantasy, irony, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, italy, new york, rome italy
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Rocketman (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.
Style: based on true events, inspirational, uplifting, compassionate, stylized ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay lead character, pianist, singer, rock star, gay slur, lgbt, gay protagonist, suicide attempt, song, father son relationship, boy ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, year 1969, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles, london, new york, england, california ...
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Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Musical
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Venice Beach, naive Midwesterner JB bonds with local slacker KG and they form the rock band Tenacious D. Setting out to become the world's greatest band is no easy feat, so they set out to steal what could be the answer to their prayers... a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, idiotic, absurd ...
Plot: heavy metal culture, rock, musician, friendship, farce, obsessive quest, rock star, devil, odd couple, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, dimwit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, venice beach california
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Across the Universe (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: When young dockworker Jude leaves Liverpool to find his estranged father in America, he is swept up by the waves of change that are re-shaping the nation. Jude falls in love with Lucy, a rich but sheltered American girl who joins the growing ...
Style: stylized, captivating, realistic, lyrical, intense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: anti war, freedom, protest, vietnam war, hippie, cultural difference, friendship, fan, political unrest, music, counterculture, romance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: new york, liverpool, usa, manhattan new york city, california ...
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The Good Night (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Gary, a musician, is trapped in an unhappy relationship with his live-in lover, Dora. He becomes enthralled with a beautiful seductress who enters his dreams, and tries to control his dream-state so he can spend more and more time with her. When ...
Style: sincere, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, friendship, dream, fall in love, romance, couple relations, love and romance, thirtysomething life, couples, advertising, musician's life, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, new york, london, usa, new jersey
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Juliet, Naked (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman has a romance with a past his prime musician revered by a man in her life.
Style: thought provoking, humorous, captivating, sentimental
Plot: music, dysfunctional relationship, english countryside, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, musician, fandom, obsession, infidelity, father son relationship, rock musician, romance ...
Place: england, london
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School of Rock (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Fired from his band and hard up for cash, guitarist and vocalist Dewey Finn finagles his way into a job as a fifth-grade substitute teacher at a private school, where he secretly begins teaching his students the finer points of rock 'n' ...
Style: humorous, inspirational, funny, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: music band, teacher, rock band, musician, rock music, teachers and students, school, youth, music, rock and roll, rock musician, idealism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, california
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Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, China
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When his new album fails to sell records, pop/rap superstar Conner4real goes into a major tailspin and watches his celebrity high life begin to collapse. He'll try anything to bounce back, anything except reuniting with his old rap group The ...
Style: satirical, funny, absurd, stylized, idiotic ...
Plot: pop star, celebrity, musician, concert, parody, fame, music video, music business, music, storytelling, dumb, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california
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La La Land (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile ...
Style: dramatic, romantic, colourful, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: jazz, dancing, pianist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, music, bigger dreams, jazz club, audition, love, passion, jazz musician, dance ...
Place: los angeles, paris france
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Get Him to the Greek (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Pinnacle records has the perfect plan to get their sinking company back on track: a comeback concert in LA featuring Aldous Snow, a fading rockstar who has dropped off the radar in recent years. Record company intern Aaron Green is faced with the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, cynical, road movie, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: musician, plan gone awry, lifestyle, showbiz, musician's life, disorder, friends, alcohol abuse, celebrity culture, intern, comeback, irresponsible ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, los angeles, new york, california, usa ...
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Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A small town band makes it big, but loses track of their roots, as they get caught up into the big-time machinations of the music biz. Now, they must thwart a plot to destroy their home town. Built around the music of the beatles, this musical uses ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: small town, rescue, billboard, record producer, bus, theft, convertible, robot, the beatles, music band, small town life, musician's life ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1910s, 70s ...
Place: los angeles
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