Operetta movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant operetta movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever, witty and unusual plot structure films and TV shows about / with operetta, singing, song, singer, dancing, drinking, love and romance, drinking alcohol, drink and male female relationship plots mostly in Comedy, Musical and Drama genres shot in UK, USA, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as operetta: Chariots of Fire (1981), Perfectly Normal (1990), Not on the Lips (2003), The Gondoliers (1990), Patience (1995), The Pirates of Penzance (1980), The Mikado (1987), Princess Ida (1982), Those Lips, Those Eyes (1980), Jane Austen in Manhattan (1980).

List of operetta movies

Chariots of Fire (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The true story of British athletes preparing for and competing in the 1924 Summer Olympics.
Style: sentimental, thought provoking, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: underdog, ambition, friendship, olympics, olympic athlete, running, track and field, missionary, sport, prejudice, bishop, crumbling relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 20th century, 20s, post world war one ...
Place: scotland, paris france, england, europe, france ...
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Perfectly Normal (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A cab driver and an opera fan strike up an unusual friendship.
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, realistic
Plot: restaurant, friends, life turned upside down, couples, hockey, disorder, workplace situations, cons and scams, relationship vs career, boss and employee, farce, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Not on the Lips (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A musical drawing room farce set in Paris in October, 1925. Gilberte, in middle-age, flirts with men but loves her husband Georges, wishing he were more demonstrative. He's negotiating a deal with an American, Eric Thomson, who turns out to be ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, infidelity, disorder, love triangle, uncover truth, couple relations, romance, opposites attract, dishonesty, love and romance, lifestyle, ambition ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: paris france, japan, asia, france, europe
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The Gondoliers (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Australia
Story: After marrying their sweethearts Gianetta and Tessa, gondoliers Marco and Giuseppe learn that one of them is really the King of Barataria. But it's a mystery as to which one is which. The couples begin to fantasize about wealth and royalty, ...
Plot: king, newlywed, mistaken identity, sibling relationship, incognito, operetta, live audience, live performance, opera, brother brother relationship
Place: venice
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 8.5
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Patience (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Australia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A 1995 Opera Australia performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's classic operetta, recorded at the Sydney Opera House. Bunthorne, a poet worshiped by every lady he meets, loves only one woman: Patience. But Patience does not share the other ...
Plot: sweetheart, poet, reciting poetry, opera, live performance, live audience, operetta
Time: 19th century
Place: england
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The Pirates of Penzance (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: This Pirates of Penzance is primarily a historical document, part of the Broadway Theater Archive television series. It presents, with some inevitable, tiny technical shortcomings, a live 1980 performance in Central Park, not the 1983 movie of the ...
Plot: pirate, queen victoria, farce, song, dancing, police officer, performance, orchestra, costume, singing, singer, musician ...
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 6.8
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The Mikado (1987)
Genre: Musical, Comedy
Country: Australia
Story: Nanki-Poo, the son of the Mikado, leaves home and disguises himself as a musician to escape a distasteful marriage - and meets a beautiful girl, Yum-Yum, with whom he falls in love. He desperately wants to marry her, but obstacles are cast in his ...
Plot: opera, live performance, live audience, operetta
Place: japan
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 7.1
 37
Princess Ida (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Princess Ida and Prince Hilarion were betrothed when the Prince was two years old and the Princess just one year old. Twenty years have now passed, and the time has come for Hilarion to claim his bride. The Princess, however, has other ideas. She ...
Plot: masquerade, disguise, prince, princess, male female relationship, operetta, royalty, royal romance
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Those Lips, Those Eyes (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A small-town star helps a young apprentice land the girl of his dreams.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, coming of age, small town life, innocence lost, reincarnation, profanity, wizards and magicians, desire for fame, misfit, love and romance, ambition, aging ...
Time: 50s, year 1951
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
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Jane Austen in Manhattan (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two teachers vie for the right to stage a play written by Jane Austen when she was twelve years old.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, experimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rivalry, opera, power relations, couples, satire, gender, ambition, love and romance, contests and competitions, lifestyle, actor's life, ego clash ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, london, england, manhattan new york city
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Lost in the Stars (1974)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Musical from the American Film Theatre series, based on the play Cry The Beloved Country.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: murder, oldies, interracial relations, racism, courtroom drama, friendship, show tunes, friends, injustice, human spirit, discrimination, custody ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa, south africa
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A Star of the Screen (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Story: A young actress before playing in the movie legendary partisan, looking for everyone who knew her character. And suddenly learns that the fearless guerrilla is alive and works as the Director of resort hotel where the film crew stopped. Then follow ...
Plot: student, filmmaking, veteran, actress, operetta, friendship
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 7.3
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Topsy-Turvy (1999)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Music, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 160 min.
Story: After their production "Princess Ida" meets with less-than-stunning reviews, the relationship between Gilbert and Sullivan is strained to breaking. Their friends and associates attempt to get the two to work together again, which opens the ...
Style: talky, witty, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: rehearsal, theater, exhibition, prostitute, cigar smoking, telephone call, drink, music, opera, buddies, creator, performance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london, paris france
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The Pirate Movie (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A comedy/musical utilizing both new songs and parodies from the original (Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance), as well as references to popular films of the time, including Star Wars and Raiders of the Lost Ark. In your typical boy ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, cult film, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: pirate, parody, ship, fall in love, heroes, time travel, romance, adventure, family, treasure hunt, ocean or sea, battles ...
Time: 80s, 19th century, 20th century, victorian era
Place: australia
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Ballad of a Hussar (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl decides to join a Husar squadron and fight against Napoleon. Dressed as a man she has a hard time adjusting to the rude Husar life styles.
Style: uplifting, captivating, entertaining, tense
Audience: girls' night, family outing, teens
Plot: gender disguise, napoleonic wars, woman in uniform, dishonesty, dual identity, danger, society, friendship, imperial russia, operetta, cavalry saber, fencing ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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 6.8
 14K
Foul Play (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A shy San Francisco librarian and a bumbling cop fall in love as they solve a crime involving albinos, dwarves, and the Catholic Church.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: conspiracy, murder, hitchhiker, woman in danger, investigation, crimes, danger, fall in love, amateur detective, love and romance, law enforcement, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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It Was Beyond the Narva Gate (1981)
Genre: Comedy, History, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 76 min.
Plot: operetta, revolution, singer, song, singing, period piece
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 6.5
 1K
Absolution (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a Catholic public school, Benjamin Stanfield is tired of being the teacher's pet and decides to play a practical joke on his form master Father Goddard. In confession, Stanfield tells Goddard that he has accidentally murdered his friend ...
Style: bleak, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: boarding school, prank, murder, deadly, clergy, crimes, hopes, investigation, rebellion, mind game, teachers and students, crime ...
Time: 70s
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