Guitar movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant guitar movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, melancholic, serious, interesting and talky films and TV shows about / with guitar, musician, storytelling, runaway, dialogue, mentor, father son relationship, music, friendship and singing plots mostly in Music, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as guitar: Coco (2017), Kubo and the Two Strings (2016), Walk the Line (2005), Back to the Future (1985), The Beat Beneath My Feet (2014), I Am Not What You Want (2001), Texas Lightning (1981), Rock Dog (2016), Inside Llewyn Davis (2013), Killer Diller (2004).
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Back to the Future
Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
USA
116 min.
 8.5
Walk the Line
Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
USA, Germany
136 min.
 7.9
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Under the Silver Lake
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
139 min.
 6.8
Juliet, Naked
Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
USA
97 min.
 7.1

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 8.4
 224K
Coco
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, captivating, funny ...
Plot: afterlife, life after death, music, child protagonist, betrayal, child, life & death, family, adventure, kids and family, destiny, guitar ...
Place: mexico
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Kubo and the Two Strings
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
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: magic, adventure, storytelling, samurai, friendship, imagination, destiny, creativity, talking animals, plot twist, fight scenes, mythology ...
Place: japan
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 7.9
 206K
Walk the Line
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins.
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: music, addiction, death, childhood, drug addiction, drug abuse, love, accident, musician's life, country, drugs/alcohol, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: arkansas, memphis, tennessee, usa, germany ...
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Back to the Future
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, date night, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, adventure, time machine, destiny, fish out of water, mad scientist, inventor, misfit partners, changing the past or future, teenage life, teenager, disorder ...
Time: future, 80s, 1950s, 20th century, 50s ...
Place: california, usa
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The Beat Beneath My Feet
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A teenage boy lives with his single mum in a flat in South London. Into the flat below moves an anti-social, former Rock God who faked his death 8 years ago. The teenage boy works out who the mysterious neighbour is and blackmails him into teaching ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: rock, musician's life, teenage life, ambition, youth, power relations, social misfits, guitar, musician, neighbor, desire for fame, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, britain
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I Am Not What You Want
Genre: Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Rick was kicked out of his home because of his homosexuality, and takes refuge in the home of his friend Mark. Living under the same roof, these youths realize they have more in common than they thought. But will it lead to heartwarming or ...
Plot: guitar, chinese, musician, friendship, love, student, closeted homosexual, gay asian, coming out, gay, homosexuality, dysfunctional family
Place: hong kong
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Texas Lightning
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A tough, macho, truck driver decides to make his soft son more manly by taking him hunting. They vacation and go to a honky tonk bar where the younger man falls in love with a burned out waitress.
Plot: musician, guitar, confederate flag, camouflage, arm wrestling, female bartender, jeans, pool table, bar brawl, beer drinking, rabbit, dentures ...
Place: texas
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 5.9
 3K
Rock Dog
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: China, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of completely unexpected events.
Plot: musician, guitar, village, anthropomorphism, dog, rock, rock band, deception, betrayal, telephone, telephone call, snow ...
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Inside Llewyn Davis
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Greenwich Village in the early 1960s, gifted but volatile folk musician Llewyn Davis struggles with money, relationships, and his uncertain future following the suicide of his singing partner.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, clever, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: music, loneliness, homeless, suicide, storytelling, drinking, folk, on the road, cat, musician's life, hitchhiker, performance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1961
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city
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 6.9
 368
Killer Diller
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A guitar playing car thief meets an autistic savant piano player, and together they transform a group of reluctant halfway house convicts into The Killer Diller Blues Band.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: blues, musician's life, criminal heroes, crime, church, fish out of water, college, music, prison, artists and showbiz, friends, guitar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: missouri, usa
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 3.7
 653
Wild Guitar
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young rock & roll hopeful is given a shot at the big time by the unscrupulous owner of a small record company.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: cult, rock, musician's life, manipulations, innocence lost, music, ambition, artists and showbiz, guitar, rising to stardom, cons and scams, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: california, south dakota
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Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
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, offbeat, funny, idiotic ...
Plot: music, farce, devil, destiny, rock, heavy metal, rock and roll, drugs/alcohol, buddies, weed, goofy hero, music business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, venice beach california
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Tender Mercies
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: realistic, touching, emotional, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: redemption, music, self discovery, country, divorce, small town, musician's life, religion, character study, drinking, starting over, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
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Sweet and Lowdown
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedic biopic focused on the life of fictional jazz guitarist Emmett Ray. Ray was an irresponsible, free-spending, arrogant, obnoxious, alcohol-abusing, miserable human being, who was also arguably the best guitarist in the world.
Style: clever, witty, tragicomedy, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: jazz, music, artist, fall in love, gangster, eccentricity, character study, obsession, musician's life, infidelity, mentor, dialogue ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
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 8.3
 13K
FLCL
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 151 min.
Story: In this 6-part mini-series, a 12-year old boy named Naota one day meets a strange woman, riding a Vespa and wielding a big guitar. As soon as she appears, mysterious things start happening.
Style: stylized, humorous, psychedelic, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, surrealism, androids and robots, high school, insanity, giant robots, storytelling, imaginary, imagination, stylish, visceral, crazy ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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 7.2
 154K
Desperado
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Style: stylized, sexy, dark humor, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, revenge, hitman, gory, brutality, gangsters, chase, violence, gunfight, vigilante, dark hero, organized crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Curse II: The Bite
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a young man is bitten on the hand by a radioactive snake, his hand changes into a lethal snake head, which attacks everyone he comes into contact with. Also, his body becomes filled with snakes. Now, he must prevent himself from hurting others.
Plot: guitar, hospital, revenge, motel, young couple, snake bite, serum, snake, restroom, severed tongue, hand chopped off, manipulation ...
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 7.3
 77K
Crazy Heart
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When reporter Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake -- an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend -- they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving grace in a life with Jean and her young son. But can he leave behind an ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sentimental, dramatic ...
Plot: redemption, music, loneliness, aging, drinking, country, music business, musician's life, singer, musician, journalist, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new mexico, houston texas, texas ...
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Because I Said So
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In an effort to prevent family history from repeating itself, meddlesome mom Daphne Wilder attempts to set up her youngest daughter, Milly, with Mr. Right. Meanwhile, her other daughters try to keep their mom's good intentions under control.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, single father, fashion, mother daughter relationship, looking for love, verbal byplay, love triangle, women, parents and children, fall in love, happy ending, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.1
 563
Bandwagon
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tony gets fired from his job. He's not really sad about this because he prefers writing songs and playing the guitar. He meets the drummer Charlie and they decide to start a band, although Tony is afraid of playing in front of other people. He ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: rock, music band, ambition, music, small town, artists and showbiz, buddies, musician's life, friendship, monkey, guitar, guitarist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: north carolina, usa, south carolina, tennessee, alabama ...
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 7.5
 97K
August Rush
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, serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: music, children, irish, childhood, orphan, musician's life, prodigy, dancing, happy ending, mozart, romance, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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 6.6
 12K
Animal Factory
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man goes to prison and a tough, older convict takes him under his wing as a mentor.
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, serious, harsh ...
Plot: prison, friendship, crime, drugs, violence, corruption, prison escape, murder, innocence lost, brutality, violent, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california, new jersey, puerto rico ...
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 7.8
 183K
Airplane!
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend. Food poisoning decimates the passengers and crew, leaving it up to ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: airplane, parody, farce, airport, stewardess, pilot, passenger, goofy hero, fear of flying, nothing goes right, landing, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, chicago illinois
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 5.6
 8K
Airport 1975
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: "Something hit us...the crew is dead...help us, please, please help us!" With these terrifying words, 22 of Hollywood's greatest stars find themselves aboard a pilotless jumbo jet headed on a collision course with destruction in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, airplane, aviation, adventure, survival, one man army, stewardess, daring rescue, death, natural disaster, race against time, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, washington d.c., salt lake city utah
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 6.6
 549
Crazy
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Crazy is the story of a legendary guitar player who emerged from Nashville in the 1950s. Blessed with incomparable, natural talent, Hank Garland quickly established his reputation as the finest sessions player in Nashville.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: jazz, country, musician's life, rise and fall, music, artists and showbiz, infidelity, performer's life, guitar, assassination, doctor, womanizer ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: tennessee, usa, chicago illinois
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 7.0
 11K
Lemonade Mouth
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows five disparate high school students - Olivia, Mo, Charlie, Stella, and Wen who meet in detention. They realize they are destined to rock, and ultimately form a band that becomes a champion for students sidelined by the high school ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, music band, high school, follow your dream, rock, teenage life, youth, friends, guitar, cat, violin, detention ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Zeit der Fische
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Duration: 86 min.
Story: Der 19 jährige Robert will raus aus der Enge seines Alltags in Halle-Neustadt. Er verliebt sich in die gleichaltrige Jana, die zusammen mit ihrem Bruder in einem verlassenen Kindergarten wohnt. Mit ihr zusammen könnte er weggehen - hätte Jana ...
Plot: sibling relationship, teenage crush, runaway, single parent, guitar, highway, police, violence, job interview, escape, concert, becoming an adult ...
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The Fastest Guitar Alive
Genre: Comedy, Music, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Confederate super-spy Roy Orbison and his partner in crime Sammy Jackson travel to San Francisco near the end of the Civil War, masquerading, respectively, as a singer/guitar instructor and a magic-elixir vendor. Once there, Orbison dons a fake wig, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, espionage, adventure, righting the wronged, old west, heroes, hotshot hero, heist, crimes, dishonesty, partners, rivalry ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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Guitar Men: The Darkest Secret of Rock 'n Roll
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 71 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: microfilm
Plot: communism, rock, communist, female corpse, vatican, concert, church, killer, guitar, samurai, hitman, motorcycle ...
Place: berlin germany
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Mad Max: Fury Road
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspense, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, future dystopia, dark hero, survival, post apocalyptic, chases and races, desert, female warrior, brutality, cars, dark future, danger ...
Time: future
Place: australia
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