Lyrical movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lyrical movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out lyrical, melancholic, stylized, emotional, breathtaking and harsh films and TV shows about / with dialogue, storytelling, mentor, catastrophe, culture clash, runaway, childhood, brutality, love and romance and loneliness plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
lyrical movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lyrical: Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013), The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964), Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975), Jesus Christ Superstar (1973), Frank (2014), Mamma Mia! (2008), Wings of Desire (1987), Scarlet Sails (1961), Submergence (2017), The Man Who Surprised Everyone (2018).

List of lyrical movies

Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The tale of an outlaw who escapes from prison and sets out across the Texas hills to reunite with his wife and the daughter he has never met.
Style: melancholic, lyrical, bleak, tense, stylized ...
Plot: fugitives, love triangle, police officer, outlaw, chase, couple relations, criminal heroes, crimes, escapades, romance, on the road, prison ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
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The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This simple romantic tragedy begins in 1957. Guy Foucher, a 20-year-old French auto mechanic, has fallen in love with 17-year-old Geneviève Emery, an employee in her widowed mother's chic but financially embattled umbrella shop. On the evening ...
Style: sentimental, colourful, romantic, lyrical, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, unfulfilled love, young lovers, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, family relations, love, class differences, first love, mother daughter relationship, pregnancy ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, year 1963 ...
Place: france, normandy, europe, tokyo
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Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In the early 1900s, Miranda attends a girls boarding school in Australia. One Valentine's Day, the school's typically strict headmistress treats the girls to a picnic field trip to an unusual but scenic volcanic formation called Hanging ...
Style: stylized, meditative, melancholic, scenic, lyrical ...
Plot: missing person, girls' boarding school, valentine's day, mystery, wilderness, expedition, disappearance, tragedy, suicide, unsolved mystery, friendship between girls, coming of age ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, turn of the century, 19th century
Place: australia, south australia
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Jesus Christ Superstar (1973)
Genre: Drama, History, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Oscar-nominated film adaptation of the rock opera of the same name, based on the last weeks before the crucifixion of Jesus. The film was directed by Norman Jewison. Ted Neeley and Carl Anderson were nominated for two 1974 Golden Globe Award for ...
Style: biblical, lyrical, stylized, emotional, talky ...
Plot: betrayal, destiny, hopes, singing, jesus, religion, rock and roll, music, storytelling, atheism, christianity, dancing ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history
Place: middle east, israel, holy land, palestine
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Frank (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young wannabe musician who discovers he has bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank.
Style: tragicomedy, semi serious, touching, melancholic, lyrical ...
Plot: music, suicide, music band, identity, eccentricity, mental illness, creativity, musician, deadpan, loneliness, character study, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ireland, britain
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Mamma Mia! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Set on an idyllic Greek island, the plot serves as a background for a wealth of ABBA hit songs. Donna, an independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on the island is about to let go of Sophie, the spirited young daughter she's raised ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, stylized, lyrical, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, parents and children, single parent, wedding, free spirited, family secret, eccentric family, lovers reunited, ex couple relations, meet the parents, family reunited, family gatherings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe
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Wings of Desire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Wings of Desire is Wim Wender’s artistically beautiful film about the lonely and immortal life of angels during a post-war Berlin. It’s a poetic journey from the perspective of the angels of which one falls in love with a living woman and wants ...
Style: meditative, atmospheric, surreal, touching, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: immortality, angel, mortality, poet, diary, desire, dream, impossible love, supernatural romance, german, romance, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, europe, west germany, berlin germany
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Scarlet Sails (1961)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A little girl Assol met a wizard and it has been foretold: "... it will be a fine sunny day when a beautiful ship under scarlet sail comes and the noble prince will take you away from here. He'll take you to the world of your dreams, where ...
Style: lyrical, romantic, scenic, sentimental
Plot: love, sailing ship, love and romance, life is a bitch, friendship, father daughter relationship, prince, poverty, based on a novel, sea
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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Submergence (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In a room with no windows on the eastern coast of Africa, an Englishman, James Moore, is held captive by jihadist fighters. Thousands of miles away on the Greenland Sea, Danielle Flinders prepares to dive in a submersive to the ocean floor. In their ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, lyrical, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, captive, beach, love, lovers apart, male female relationship, couples, underwater, terrorist, christmas, scotsman, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: somalia, france, atlantic ocean
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The Man Who Surprised Everyone (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, France, Estonia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Egor Korshunov (40) is a Siberian forest guard who works in a local environmental company, fighting fearlessly against poachers in taiga. Egor is a great family man, respected by his fellow villagers. He and his wife Natalia are expecting a second ...
Style: lyrical, melancholic, sad, rough
Plot: cancer, village, disguise, changing lives, terminal illness, family relations, rape
Place: siberia
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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: romantic, colourful, emotional, dramatic, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: pianist, jazz, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, music, audition, jazz club, passion, dance, bigger dreams, jazz music, jazz musician, destiny ...
Place: paris france, los angeles
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The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Deformed since birth, a bitter man known only as the Phantom lives in the sewers underneath the Paris Opera House. He falls in love with the obscure chorus singer Christine, and privately tutors her while terrorizing the rest of the opera house and ...
Style: gothic, captivating, gloomy, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, opera, singer, disfigurement, musician's life, fall in love, dancing, love and romance, dangerous attraction, prodigy, disguise, tragic hero ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1910s, victorian era, 1870s ...
Place: dungeon, france, europe, paris france, london
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Camelot (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: King Arthur establishes the ideals and laws of Camelot but is tragically forced to enforce these laws against his own wife.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, stylized, lyrical, intense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: knight, camelot, jousting, king arthur, romance, heroes, betrayal, intrigue, rivalry, sword and sorcery, battle, infidelity ...
Time: middle ages, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
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Fireworks (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A police officer leaves the force in the face of harrowing personal and professional difficulties. Spiraling into a depression, he makes questionable decisions.
Style: bleak, sentimental, serious, rough, emotional ...
Plot: dying, loss, gangsters, couple relations, love and romance, life is a bitch, loss of partner, loss of loved one, mafia, crimes, fighting illness, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, mount fuji
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Evita (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The hit musical based on the life of Evita Duarte, a B-movie Argentinian actress who eventually became the wife of Argentinian president and dictator Juan Perón, and the most beloved and hated woman in Argentina.
Style: serious, sentimental, captivating, realistic, lyrical ...
Plot: political unrest, rise to power, cinderella story, hopes, leadership, folk hero, state affairs, rise to the top, human spirit, love and romance, ambition, charity ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1950s, 30s, 40s ...
Place: argentina, latin america, spain, buenos aires argentina, italy ...
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Faithless (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Scripted by Ingmar Bergman, this very personal film is about a destructive affair which wrecks the marriage of an actress (Marianne) and musician (Markus). Wanting to continue the affair, Marianne moves in with her lover. But she is tormented by ...
Style: psychological, sincere, tense, lyrical, clever ...
Plot: adultery, betrayal, infidelity, custody, fall in love, love affair, crumbling marriage, destructive relationship, family problems, parents and children, rivalry, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, sweden, denmark, paris france, tokyo
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Fallen Stars (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A poignant drama that chronicles the unexpected friendship that develops between Cooper, a melancholy bartender, who at thirty-six still isn't sure what he wants to do with his life, and Daisy, an extremely bright but socially awkward girl in ...
Style: lyrical, motivational, mysterious, artsy, atmospheric
Plot: alone, bartender, friendship, changing lives, introspection, writers, love and romance, fall in love, regret, forgiveness, old friend, substitute teacher ...
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Corrections Class (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lena is a bright, disabled girl who, after years spent studying at home, is keen to get back to school. She is assigned to a special class for disabled pupils who have to present themselves before a school commission at the end of the year in order ...
Style: emotional, lyrical, melancholic, compassionate, sad
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage rape, disabled person, love, teenager, classmate classmate relationship, friendship, school, rumor, wheelchair bound, jealousy, massage, bouquet ...
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Colette (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France, Hungary, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: French novelist, Colette, overcomes an abusive marriage to emerge as a leading writer in her country and a candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Style: intellectual, inspirational, based on true events, lyrical, captivating
Plot: female protagonist, female writer, ghost writer, husband wife relationship, nobel prize, novelist, exploitation, bisexuality, money, infidelity, lesbian relationship, theater ...
Time: 1900s, 1890s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
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D'artagnan and Three Musketeers (1979)
Genre: Adventure, History, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 220 min.
Story: This is a wonderful three-part music video, shot by one of the most famous adventure novels of Alexandre Dumas. Four friends - the musketeers save the honor of the Queen of France, the battle against the all-powerful Cardinal Richelieu and the ...
Style: stylized, lyrical, romantic, captivating
Plot: musketeer, king of france, friends, swashbuckler, adventure, unlikely partners, escapades, honor, rivalry, cardinal the priest, secret mission, queen ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france
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Gabbeh (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: An elderly couple go about their routine of cleaning their gabbeh (a intricately-designed rug), while bickering gently with each other. Magically, a young woman appears, helping the two clean the rug. This young woman belongs to the clan whose ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, melancholic, lyrical ...
Plot: family relations, village, couple relations, family life, lifestyle, couples, village life, parents and children, love affair, romance, forbidden love, love ...
Place: iran, middle east, japan, tokyo
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Baahubali: The Beginning (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: The young Shivudu is left as a foundling in a small village by his mother. By the time he’s grown up, it has become apparent that he possesses exceptional gifts. He meets the beautiful warrior/princess Avanthika and learns that her queen has been ...
Style: colourful, entertaining, fairy tale, lyrical, scenic ...
Plot: kingdom, strength, waterfall, hinduism, love interest, battle, fantasy world, save the kingdom, love and romance, beautiful scenery, foster child, brother brother relationship ...
Place: india, new jersey, australia
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Snow Angels (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Waitress Annie has separated from her suicidal alcoholic husband, Glenn. Glenn has become an evangelical Christian, but his erratic attempts at getting back into Annie's life have alarmed her. High school student Arthur works at Annie's ...
Style: serious, sentimental, depressing, heartbreaking, melancholic ...
Plot: teenage love, small town, small town life, dysfunctional family, depression, family problems, parents and children, first love, teenage life, couple relations, football, single parent ...
Time: contemporary
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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: captivating, gloomy, lyrical, tense, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hip hop, follow your dream, underdog, music, street gang, musician's life, white rapper, urban ghetto life, human spirit, contests and competitions, racial slur, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1995, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
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And the Ship Sails On (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1914, a cruise ship sets sail from Naples to spread the ashes of beloved opera singer Edmea Tetua near Erimo, the isle of her birth. During the voyage, the eclectic array of passengers discovers a group of Serbian refugees aboard the vessel. ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, realistic, melancholic, lyrical ...
Plot: cruise, ship, danger, war, celebrity culture, ocean or sea, boat accident, world war one, travel, tragedy, bohemian life, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: tokyo
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Impulse (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Follow 16-year-old Henrietta, aka Henry, who discovers she has the ability to teleport. The first time she realizes this, she is in a truck with her high school’s Golden Boy, who tries to rape her.
Style: captivating, bleak, suspense, lyrical, ambiguous ending
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: supernatural, super strength, teenage life, friendship, youth, danger, family relations, school, dialogue, investigation, suburbs, superheroine ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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Valentin (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Netherlands, France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Valentin, a 9-year-old boy living with his grandmother in late-1960s Buenos Aires, believes his family has problems that only he can solve. The youngster dreams of being reunited with his mother, who's separated from Valentin's abusive ...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, sweet, lyrical ...
Plot: friendship, astronaut, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, misfit, elementary school, unfulfillment, loneliness, little boy, absent mother, secret life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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Heartburn (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, journalism, pregnancy, journalist, battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, fall in love, human nature, introspection ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c.
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Rhapsody in August (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story centers on an elderly hibakusha, who lost her husband in the 1945 atomic bombing of Nagasaki, caring for her four grandchildren over the summer. She learns of a long-lost brother, Suzujiro, living in Hawaii who wants her to visit him ...
Style: emotional, sincere, psychological, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: anti war, human nature, haunted by the past, parents and children, siblings relations, society, battles, family relations, memory, post war, atomic bomb, war crime ...
Place: japan, hawaii, usa, asia, tokyo ...
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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, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: rock band, family problems, down on your luck, parent child relationship, life turned upside down, death in the family, coping, life is a bitch, dealing with death, off the grid, loss of son, intergenerational friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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