Creativity movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant creativity movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out visually appealing, clever, melancholic, entertaining, humorous and light films and TV shows about / with creativity, mentor, catastrophe, storytelling, dialogue, runaway, destiny, life philosophy, vengeance and redemption plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
creativity movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as creativity: Kubo and the Two Strings (2016), Jobs (2013), The Lego Movie (2014), Sing (2016), Inside Out (2015), Catch Me If You Can (2002), O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), The Concert (2009), The Brothers Grimm (2005), 50 First Dates (2004).

List of creativity movies

Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Kubo mesmerizes the people in his village with his magical gift for spinning wild tales with origami. When he accidentally summons an evil spirit seeking vengeance, Kubo is forced to go on a quest to solve the mystery of his fallen samurai father ...
Style: fairy tale, stylized, atmospheric, breathtaking, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: samurai, creativity, magic, storytelling, origami, adventure, strong female character, sword, guitar, friendship, imagination, destiny ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan, feudal japan
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Jobs (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.
Style: serious, realistic, factual, inspirational, captivating ...
Plot: rise to the top, prodigy, business, creativity, computers and web, inventions and discoveries, workplace situations, entrepreneur, perfectionist, inventor, programmer, ambition ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary, 80s ...
Place: usa, india, california, new jersey
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The Lego Movie (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Denmark, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An ordinary Lego mini-figure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil Lego tyrant from gluing the universe together.
Style: not serious, humorous, stylized, exciting, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: lego, adventure, save the world, toys, creativity, friendship, prophecy, heroic mission, family, chosen one, teamwork, escapades ...
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Sing (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A koala named Buster recruits his best friend to help him drum up business for his theater by hosting a singing competition.
Style: funny, entertaining, light, inspirational, disaster movie ...
Audience: kids
Plot: singing, creativity, singing competition, concert, self confidence, music, animals, talking animals, friendship, mentor, flashback, furry ...
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Inside Out (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. ...
Style: emotional, inspirational, touching, motivational, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, life philosophy, happy ending, coming of age, memory, disney, childhood, joy, imaginary friend, friendship, creativity, dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, minnesota
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Catch Me If You Can (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor. An FBI agent makes it his mission to put him behind bars. But Frank not ...
Style: clever, exciting, captivating, intense, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: master criminal, adventure, fbi, prodigy, justice, crime, crimes, rise and fall, deception, con artists, cat and mouse, special agents ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, france, manhattan new york city, louisiana, egypt ...
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O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey they come across many comical characters and incredible situations. Based upon Homer's ...
Style: humorous, road movie, entertaining, melancholic, surreal ...
Plot: adventure, treasure hunt, obsessive quest, on the run, small town, creativity, prophecy, ex spouse, criminal heroes, seduction, prison escape, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, year 1937
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, southern usa
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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, uplifting, captivating, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: classical music, russian, creativity, orchestra, music, concert, performance, music band, prodigy, redemption, musician's life, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, russia, paris france, israel
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The Brothers Grimm (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Folklore collectors and con artists, Jake and Will Grimm, travel from village to village pretending to protect townsfolk from enchanted creatures and performing exorcisms. However, they are put to the test when they encounter a real magical curse ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, light, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: dark fantasy, fantasy world, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, adventure, wizards, witch, danger, fairy, medieval, kidnapping, creativity ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1810s, 1790s
Place: germany, europe, frankfurt germany, hamburg germany
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50 First Dates (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Henry is a player skilled at seducing women. But when this veterinarian meets Lucy, a girl with a quirky problem when it comes to total recall, he realizes it's possible to fall in love all over again…and again, and again. That's because ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: memory loss, wooing, love and romance, romance, deja vu, selflessness, creativity, amnesia, hopes, power of love, nothing goes right, dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa, alaska
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Limitless (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A paranoia-fueled action thriller about an unsuccessful writer whose life is transformed by a top-secret "smart drug" that allows him to use 100% of his brain and become a perfect version of himself. His enhanced abilities soon attract ...
Style: clever, captivating, intellectual, psychological, cerebral ...
Plot: intelligence, superhuman powers, rise to the top, success, prodigy, life turned upside down, ambition, drug abuse, happy ending, rags to riches, greed, overnight success ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Big Eyes (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the awakening of the painter, Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties she had with her husband, who claimed credit for her works in the 1960s.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, sentimental, suspense ...
Plot: art, painter, court case, ambition, couple relations, unsupportive spouse, creativity, greed, marriage, courtroom, couples, rising to stardom ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, 20th century, 60s, 50s ...
Place: hawaii, california, san francisco, usa, honolulu hawaii
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Monsters University (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University — when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
Style: light, feel good, funny, humorous, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: university, friendship, college, teamwork, odd couple, disney, monster, student life, bully, competition, underdog, teachers and students ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s, 2010s, future
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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, witty, light ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, kids
Plot: music band, teacher, rock band, teachers and students, musician, rock musician, youth, school, music, idealism, ambition, rock ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
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He Was a Quiet Man (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A troubled loner, Bob Maconel, imagines blowing up the tower in Los Angeles where he works. He takes a revolver to his office intent on killing colleagues, and then himself. At home, he holds conversations with his fish, who encourage him to do it. ...
Style: psychological, surreal, disturbing, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: loner, office, disability, humiliation, surrealism, suicide attempt, workplace, self discovery, crimes, loser, workplace situations, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: los angeles, usa
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Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man whose brain becomes magnetized unintentionally destroys every tape in his friend's video store. In order to satisfy the store's most loyal renter, an aging woman with signs of dementia, the two men set out to remake the lost films.
Style: humorous, absurd, light, touching, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, jazz, video store, nothing goes right, filmmaking, sabotage, creativity, eccentricity, dialogue, african american, memory, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey
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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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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: misfit, alternate reality, society, love and romance, dishonesty, distopia, love triangle, farce, disorder, pretense, atheism, loser ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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I Married a Strange Person! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A newlywed develops a strange lump on his neck that gives him the ability to transform people or objects at will. His wife is very upset. Meanwhile, the CEO of Smilecorp learns of this man and his ability and sees a way to achieve world domination ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat, enigmatic ...
Plot: supernatural ability, imaginary, couples, wish come true, surrealism, insanity, absurd humor, creativity, newlyweds, moral ambiguity, dark hero, brutality ...
Place: tokyo
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Sleeping Beauty (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: We follow 24 hours in the life of a being moving from life to life like a cold and solitary assassin moving from hit to hit. In each of these interwoven lives, the being possesses an entirely distinct identity: sometimes a man, sometimes a woman, ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, enigmatic, art house, non-linear ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hidden identity, double life, power relations, lifestyle change, unfulfillment, odd, disguise, dog, model, surrealism, life & death, creativity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france, tokyo
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Bruce Almighty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruce Nolan toils as a "human interest" television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y. Despite his high ratings and the love of his beautiful girlfriend, Grace, Bruce remains unfulfilled. At the end of the worst day in his life, he angrily ridicules ...
Style: light, humorous, not serious, funny, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: wish come true, god, supernatural power, chosen one, responsibility, supernatural ability, supernatural, switching roles, miraculous event, divine intervention, redemption, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mount everest
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Coco Before Chanel (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 2009 biopic about the early life of Coco Chanel. Several years after leaving the orphanage, to which her father never returned for her, Gabrielle Chanel finds herself working in a provincial bar both. She's both a seamstress for the performers ...
Style: stylized, factual, sexy, inspirational, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: fashion, rise to the top, high society, feminism, designer, fashion designer, dressmaker, gender, ambition, loss of loved one, lifestyle, relationship vs career ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s, 1910s, 1920s ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, england, new jersey ...
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Generation P (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A chronicle of Russia's transition from communism to capitalism.
Style: surreal, thought provoking, clever, twists and turns, offbeat ...
Plot: lsd, magic mushroom, rise to the top, ambition, advertising, secret society, conspiracy, manipulation, subconscious, murder, satire, creativity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: russia
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Honey 3: Dare to Dance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While attending college in Cape Town, Melea Martin feels constrained by the school's strict policies, and decides to set out on her own. Searching for a way to use her talents as a dancer and inspire the community around her, Melea rents a ...
Style: inspirational, romantic, entertaining, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: music, hip hop, creativity, human spirit, ambition, mentor, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, choreographer, lifestyle, life philosophy ...
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How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inside a snowflake exists the magical land of Whoville. In Whoville, live the Whos, an almost mutated sort of Munchkin-like people. All the Whos love Christmas, yet just outside of their beloved Whoville lives the Grinch. The Grinch is a nasty ...
Style: humorous, light, fairy tale, funny, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, imaginary kingdom, village, redemption, holiday, social misfits, disorder, fish out of water, dishonesty, social relations, rescue, childhood sweetheart ...
Time: 2000s
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Genius (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: New York in the 1920s. Max Perkins, literary editor at Scribner’s Sons is the first to sign such subsequent literary greats as Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald. When a sprawling, chaotic 1,000-page manuscript by an unknown writer named ...
Style: intellectual, melancholic, talky, inspirational, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: novelist, writers, book, genius, eccentricity, creativity, unlikely friendships, destiny, obsession, mentor, writer's life, life philosophy ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
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Childhood's End (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After peaceful aliens invade earth, humanity finds itself living in a utopia under the indirect rule of the aliens, but does this utopia come at a price?
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: utopia, alien, world domination, danger, dishonesty, spacecraft, humanity in peril, husband wife relationship, demon, adaptation, technology, creativity ...
Time: near future, 21st century, future
Place: usa, israel
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Moonwalker (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A movie that starts out with the "Man in the Mirror" music video, it then changes to a montage of video clips of Michael's career. Next comes a parody of his Bad video by children, and then Michael is chased by fans in a fantasy ...
Style: exciting, surreal, absurd, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: dancing, music, performer's life, surrealism, neo noir, music video, parody, rock and roll, creativity, hip hop, chase, catastrophe ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa, new orleans
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Sing Street (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, lyrical, sweet ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: music band, musician's life, friendship, youth, teenage life, music, singing, school, singer, family, coming of age, love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1985
Place: ireland, london, england
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Step Up (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a chance to follow their dreams, but some people only get one shot. Tyler Gage is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore's tracks and the only thing that stands between him and an unfulfilled life are his dreams of one day ...
Style: feel good, captivating, serious, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dance school, love and romance, teenage love, hip hop, music, dance, dancer, dancer's life, performance, youth, ballet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, san francisco
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