Movies like Orchestra Class

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Orchestra Class (2017)
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Orchestra Class (2017)
Original name: La Mélodie
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A violinist looks to inspire his students at a challenging music school.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, captivating, entertaining
Audience: chick flick
Plot: violin, teacher student relationship, musician's life, music, life is a bitch, talented, instructor, society, mentor, music teacher, disciple

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, sincere, realistic and touching films with plots about music, musician's life, society, artists and showbiz, musician, friendship and mentor mostly in Drama, Music and Comedy genres. Some movies like Orchestra Class: The Violin (2005), Carnival (1982), Somebody's Life (2014), Bodied (2017), Folk Hero & Funny Guy (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Violin (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Mexico
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In an unnamed Latin American country that closely resembles Mexico, the government fights a rural insurgency with torture, assault, rape, and murder. Soldiers descend on a town, cutting off the rebels from their cache of ammunition hidden in a ...
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: rebellion, village, against the odds, rebelliousness, musician's life, life is a bitch, society, injustice, family in danger, political unrest, state affairs, rape ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
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95%
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Carnival (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A young Russian girl is in love with show business and wants to leave her small town for Moscow and make it big in the big city. She encounters her long missing, remarried father and gets a boy friend who uses her and then leaves her.
Style: sincere, humorous, captivating, touching
Plot: soviet, youth, desire for fame, love and romance, society, betrayal, ambition, couples, life is a bitch, family relations, father daughter relationship, friendship ...
Place: russia
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90%
Somebody's Life (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A decade after the disappearance of his best friend and musical partner, Guille receives the offer from a label to finally release an album that never saw the light of day. His friend Pablo tries to help him overcome loss and grief, and release the ...
Style: sincere, captivating
Plot: musician, friendship, missing person, loss of friend, disappearance, musician's life, music band, friends, male female relationship, relationships, music, rock band ...
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89%
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Bodied (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A progressive graduate student finds success and sparks outrage when his interest in battle rap as a thesis subject becomes a competitive obsession.
Style: humorous, tense, captivating, lyrical, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, college, stereotypes, contests and competitions, street gang, african american, rivals, ambition, society, performance, underdog, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
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86%
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Folk Hero & Funny Guy (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two artistically inclined childhood friends, a comedian and a folk-rocker respectively, set out on a tour together in hopes of regaining their "mojo" and finding love in the process.
Style: captivating, funny, entertaining
Plot: country singer, comedian, road trip, help, musician's life, musician, friendship, tour, friends, music, moustache, promiscuous man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.4
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Beats (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An agoraphobic hip-hop prodigy and a disgraced former music manager cross paths in Chicago’s South Side and help each other face demons of their pasts.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: mentor, hopes, escapades, rivalry, musician's life, artists and showbiz, ambition, hip hop, rags to riches, youth, music, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
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72%
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Half Moon (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Austria, France, Iran, Iraq
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mamo, an old and legendary Kurdish musician living in Iran, plans to give one final concert in Iraqi Kurdistan. After seven months of trying to get a permit and rounding up his ten sons, he sets out for the long and troublesome journey in a derelict ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: on the road, follow your dream, musician's life, world, self discovery, social relations, against the rules, human rights, composer, golden years, society, elderly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iraq, middle east, iran, kurdistan, turkey
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69%
The Day I Became a Woman (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A girl reaches the age of nine and is supposed to act as a grown woman according to her family. A girl participates in a bike race against the will of her husband. An elderly woman decides she wants to buy all the things she always wanted but could ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: feminism, against the odds, injustice, life is a bitch, culture clash, society, rebelliousness, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, gender, strong female presence, female director ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, japan, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Guy (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Gauthier, a young journalist, learns from his mother that he is the illegitimate son of Guy Jamet, a popular French singer whose heyday stretched unevenly from the 1960’s to the nineties. Guy is currently promoting a new album of old material and ...
Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating, touching
Plot: father son relationship, family secret, singer, journalist, secret, old man, family relations, music, singing, friendship, archive footage, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Sister Smile (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A biography of the Belgian nun Jeannine Deckers, who became a popular singer in the early 1960s and struggled with the contradiction between the church and her true self.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, emotional, entertaining ...
Plot: convent, musician's life, follow your dream, ambition, showbiz, against the rules, lifestyle, life is a bitch, rising to stardom, rise and fall, society, rebelliousness ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Life, Death and Mini-golf (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When rock star Kent Ramsey kills himself, his friends, family members and bandmates gather together to deal with issues old and new ... and play a few rounds of golf.
Style: captivating, psychological, gothic, grunge
Plot: suicide, funeral, musician's life, relationship problems, music band, relationships, music, musician, life & death, suicide note, lawn mower, barn ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Cornelis (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: ”Cornelis” is the unique chronicle about one of Sweden’s greatest music legends - Cornelis Vreeswijk. An honest and gripping account of an exceptionally talented, but self-destructive artist’s intense life both on and behind the stage. A man ...
Style: contemplative, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, factual ...
Plot: musician's life, looking for love, artists and showbiz, ambition, music, society, couple relations, private vs public, couples, rivalry, love and romance, refugee ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1960s, 70s ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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58%
All That I Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Poland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Follows four friends in their quest to form a punk band. As workers protests sweep across the country, Janek and Staszek, the sons of a navy man, the rebellious Kazik, and the affluent Diabel gel as a band, but their disparate lives are touched by ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, music band, musician's life, revolution, hopes, youth, fighting the system, society, follow your dream, state affairs, punk, rock ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe
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57%
 7.5
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The Concert (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France, Italy, Romania, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A former world-famous conductor of the Bolshoï orchestra, known as "The Maëstro", Andreï Filipov had seen his career publicly broken by Leonid Brezhnev for hiring Jewish musicians and now works cleaning the concert hall where he once ...
Style: touching, feel good, uplifting, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: classical music, orchestra, russian, creativity, music, concert, prodigy, music band, performance, redemption, hopes, musician's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, russia, israel
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57%
California Solo (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lachlan MacAldonich is a self-described “lazy Scotsman” and former guitar player for a once-popular 1990s rock band. No longer famous, he now lives a comfortably numb existence working on an organic farm outside Los Angeles. He drinks himself ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: deportation, haunted by the past, introspection, musician's life, music, society, life is a bitch, estrangement, down on your luck, immigrants, farm
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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57%
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The Professor (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Richard, a world-weary college professor is given a life-changing diagnosis and decides to throw all pretense and conventions to the wind and live his life as boldly and freely as possible with a biting sense of humor, a reckless streak, and a touch ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, captivating, humorous, feel good
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56%
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Begin Again (2013)
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, sincere, romantic, lyrical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: music, musician's life, city life, coping, father daughter relationship, relationships, follow your dream, betrayal, street musician, male female relationship, producer, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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56%
 5.7
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Filly Brown (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: “Majo” Tonorio, a.k.a. Filly Brown, is a raw, young Los Angeles hip-hop artist who spits from the heart. When a sleazy record producer offers her a crack at rap stardom, Majo faces some daunting choices. With an incarcerated mother, a record ...
Style: realistic, sincere, captivating, psychological, serious
Plot: rising to stardom, desire for fame, moral dilemma, ambition, artists and showbiz, musician's life, radio dj, hip hop, music, follow your dream, strong female presence, producer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 8.5
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Whiplash (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.
Style: motivational, psychological, dramatic, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: follow your dream, obsession, teachers and students, mentor, musician's life, music, desire for fame, jazz, drummer, musician, teaching the ways of the world, music teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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55%
Honey: Rise Up and Dance (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Street dancer Skyler comes out of the shadow of her trained dancer sister, Tosha, & joins a dance competition with the Honey dance studio; the prize is a college scholarship.
Style: captivating, inspirational, sincere, romantic, entertaining
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: ambition, dancing, follow your dream, hip hop, rivalry, life philosophy, friendship, human spirit, youth, artists and showbiz, creativity, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary
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54%
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Rodney King (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: 25 years ago, four LAPD officers were acquitted in a state court for beating King, sparking three days of rioting that left 53 people dead. Now, around the anniversary, this Spike Lee-produced one-man show (Roger Guenver Smith) will be streaming on ...
Style: humorous, psychological, sincere, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: live performance, society, adult humor, live audience, performance, young man, disorder, life philosophy, police brutality, racism, poetry, auditorium
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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52%
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Georgia (1995)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Sadie looks up to her older sister Georgia, a successful folk singer who's happily married with children, but can't break out of the bar-band circuit and hit the big time she desperately covets. It's in part due to her attraction to ...
Style: serious, sincere, melancholic, emotional, talky ...
Plot: addiction, music, musician's life, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, artists and showbiz, estrangement, human nature, alcohol abuse, mother daughter relationship, redemption, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
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52%
 7.5
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Rudderless (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A grieving father in a downward spiral stumbles across a box of his recently deceased son's demo tapes and lyrics. Shocked by the discovery of this unknown talent, he forms a band in the hope of finding some catharsis.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: family problems, down on your luck, rock band, parent child relationship, death in the family, coping, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, dealing with death, off the grid, music band, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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51%
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Waffle Street (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The true story of Jimmy Adams, a V.P. of a $30 billion hedge fund, who loses his job and winds up working as a waiter at a waffle shop. Amidst the greasy madness of the 24-hour diner, Jimmy befriends Edward, an ex-con grill master who serves up hard ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: diner, mentor, starting over, unlikely friendships, adaptation, workplace situations, life philosophy, society, escapades, transformation, stereotypes, life turned upside down ...
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50%
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The Specials (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For twenty years, Bruno and Malik have lived in a different world—the world of autistic children and teens. In charge of two separate nonprofit organizations (The Hatch & The Shelter), they train young people from underprivileged areas to be ...
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, disturbing
Plot: autism, hospital, hopes, life philosophy, society, lifestyle, rescue, friendship, mentor, life is a bitch, stereotypes, social differences ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france
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49%
Work Hard, Play Hard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Philippe Seigner starts his career in business consulting at the posh Paris seat of McGregor. His first serious task is delicate: An audit at a factory, which is about to be taken over. As he soon realizes, this will mean sacking about 80 employees. ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: moral dilemma, couples, workplace, life is a bitch, society, workplace situations, unemployment, factory, couple relations, boss and employee, power relations, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.9
 938
The Overture (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: Thailand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the life of Luang Pradit Pairoh (Sorn Silapabanleng) the most revered traditional Thai music master who lived during the reigns of Kings Rama V to VIII, the movie traces the life of Sorn, who picked up the ra-nad ek (Thai xylophone) mallets ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: lifestyle, ambition, musician's life, fighting the system, prodigy, rebellion, society, life is a bitch, injustice, politics, rivalry, musician ...
Time: 20th century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 980
Paganini (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Kinski believed that he lived through the same experiences as the legendary "devil violinist" Niccolo Paganini, who set whole Europe of the 19th century into frenzy and through whose personality Kinski offers us an incredibly profound and ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: classical music, musician's life, ambition, music, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, sexual relations, father son relationship, older man younger woman, violin, husband wife relationship, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Trevor Noah gets out from behind the "Daily Show" desk and takes the stage for a stand-up special that touches on racism, immigration, camping and more.
Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating, light, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing, boys' night
Plot: lifestyle, laughter, youth, society, social relations, boy, stand up comedian, stand-up comedian
Time: contemporary
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45%
Intimate Lighting (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Taking his young city girlfriend along for the trip, a man visits old musical friends in a country village for a string quartet rehearsal.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, sincere ...
Plot: classmate, small town, funeral, musician, villa, friendship, new wave, fish out of water, culture clash, village, village life, bittersweet ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%