Singing contest movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant singing contest movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good, sexy, semi serious and touching films and TV shows about / with singing competition, singing contest, singer, singing, friendship, catastrophe, mentor, family, culture clash and runaway plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as singing contest: Transistor Love Story (2001), Duets (2000), Pitch Perfect (2012), Sing (2016), The Music of Silence (2017), Malibu Hot Summer (1981), Veera (1994), Cupcakes (2013), Small Voices (2002), Memento Mori (1999).

List of singing contest movies

Transistor Love Story (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Phaen is a suburban young man with a great love for music. He never misses a chance to show off his voice at temple fairs in his village. It is at one of the fairs that he meets and falls in love with Sadao. On their wedding day, Phaen gives Sadao a ...
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, light, social realism ...
Plot: singing competition, singer, love, employer employee relationship, marriage, singing, village, military service, military, co worker co worker relationship, bigger dreams, singing contest ...
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
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Duets (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Duets is a road-trip comedy which revolves around the little known world of karaoke and the whimsical characters who inhabit it. All roads lead to Omaha, site of a national karaoke competition where this motley group of singers and stars come ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: family relations, partners, love and romance, contests and competitions, ambition, singing competition, singing contest, musician, singing, on the road, karaoke, road trip ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, utah, new jersey ...
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Pitch Perfect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, nice gals and just plain weird gals, Beca finds that the only thing ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: rivalry, music band, female protagonist, young people, contests and competitions, competition, youth, singing competition, friends, performance, college life, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
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Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, Iceland, Canada
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two small-town aspiring musicians chase their pop star dreams at a global music competition, where high stakes, scheming rivals and onstage mishaps test their bond.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, romantic, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: rivalry, musician, singer, singing, music band, artistic, performer's life, singing competition, show tunes, musician's life, hopes, farce ...
Time: 2020s
Place: edinburgh scotland, iceland
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Sing (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA, Japan, France
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: entertaining, light, funny, inspirational, sweet ...
Audience: kids
Plot: singing, creativity, singing competition, animals, talking animals, concert, self confidence, music, friendship, mentor, theater, flashback ...
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The Music of Silence (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Born with a serious eye condition that eventually leads to his blindness, Bocelli nevertheless rises above the challenges, driven by great ambitions towards his passion. The silent pursuit of his daily mission continues.
Plot: blindness, law school, pianist, silence, singing contest, blind man, singing competition, autobiography, opera, uncle nephew relationship, singer, love
Time: 1960s, 80s, 60s, 70s
Place: tuscany
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Malibu Hot Summer (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Logan is a poor little rich boy. He learns to love from three nubile L.A. newcomers that will do anything to be introduced into the sizzling nightlife of the City of Angels. Portraying the Malibu beach life by day, and the L.A. club life by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sex comedy
Plot: coming of age, friends, lifestyle, follow your dream, love and romance, desire for fame, youth, fall in love, friendship, strong female presence, beach, naked woman ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Veera (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The hero falls in love with a girl and learns music for her. The girl's house is destroyed in a cyclone and the hero believes the girl is dead. He goes to the city and marries another woman. When his first love is alive and comes searching for ...
Plot: photograph, singer, debt, singing contest, flashback, voyeur, village, presumed dead, loss of loved one, marriage, bigamy, money lender ...
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Cupcakes (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of friends in a Tel Aviv suburb get together to watch Universong, a Eurovision-like television song contest. They gather to watch and are depressed by the lifelessness of the Israeli entry, a parody of many recent offerings, a flashy, ...
Plot: friend, homosexual, singing, baker, gay couple, shower, friendship, cupcake, singer, wig, jewish, singing contest ...
Place: tel aviv israel, paris france, israel
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Small Voices (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Melinda is a new substitute teacher at the Malawig Elementary School, located in a poor remote barrio. A young university graduate, her family expects her to look for work abroad, but in her idealism she takes on a challenging job in the provincial ...
Plot: book, teenager, teacher student relationship, unemployment, school, education, dedicated teacher, classroom, inspiration, teacher, provincial life, teaching ...
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Arabian Nights: Volume 3 - The Enchanted One (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In which Scheherazade doubts that she will still be able to tell stories to please the King, given that what she has to tell weighs three thousand tonnes. She therefore escapes from the palace and travels the Kingdom in search of pleasure and ...
Plot: countdown, economic crisis, singing competition, queen, tyrant, ferris wheel, contest, demonstration, killing an animal, fistfight, genie, dead bird ...
Time: year 2014
Place: lisbon portugal
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Memento Mori (1999)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The film revolves around the relationship between two high school students, Yoo Shi-Eun and Min Hyo-Shin. As the two girls become romantically involved, their taboo friendship causes them to be marginalized by the other students. Unable to cope with ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, pregnancy, gay slur, love, friendship, suicide, high school, diary, telepathy, gays and lesbians, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, korea, south korea
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Jackpot (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sunny Holiday, an aspiring singing star, abandons his wife and young baby to set off on a nine-month tour of bleak western towns. He takes off with his road manager in a pink Chrysler in search of their own version of the American Dream: a country ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, non-linear, offbeat ...
Plot: lifestyle, ambition, performer's life, obsessive quest, musician's life, relationship vs career, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, family problems, human nature, showbiz, on the road ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, usa
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Born to Love You (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: “Born to Love You” is a romantic comedy about poor lass, portrayed by Angeline Quinto, who tries her best to provide the needs of her siblings by joining singing contests. In one of the singing contests she joined in, she met Martin’s ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: romance, investigation, family relations, ambition, starting over, cause and meaning, tour guide, half brother, long lost father, mother son relationship, wedding, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, the philippines
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A Christmas Song (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Romance blossoms between two music teachers who compete for the same job.
Style: captivating, sincere, rough, light
Plot: music teacher, merger, christmas, competition, high school teacher, dating, live performance, battle of the sexes, romance, rivalry, couples, private school ...
Place: new york
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Holiday Hotel (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: August in Brittany at a seaside hotel. Some guests are new, some come every year and are friends. The men nearing middle age fish and plan infidelities; their wives have surprises of their own in store. Teens fall in and out of love. Kids not yet ...
Style: sexy
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, children, sex scene, seaside, jealous husband, antique shop, singing contest, hot, twins, summer vacation, hotel, flirting ...
Place: brittany
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The Sound of Music (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Film adaptation of a classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical based on a nun who becomes a governess for an Austrian family.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: nanny, convent, nun, world war two, love and romance, opposites attract, governess, party, singer, family relations, novice, puppet show ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1938
Place: austria, europe, alps, germany
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Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Deloris Van Cartier is again asked to don the nun's habit to help a run-down Catholic school, presided over by Mother Superior. And if trying to reach out to a class full of uninterested students wasn't bad enough, the sisters discover ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: hip hop, ambition, misfit, underdog, convent, nun, singing, mother superior, catholic school, high school life, music, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, las vegas
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Love Street (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A handyman in a 1940s Paris brothel tries to help the prostitute he loves with her singing career and romantic life.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sexual, sentimental ...
Plot: prostitute, romance, palaces castles and temples, couples, fall in love, wartime life, world war two, love and romance, black market, singing contest, brothel, poker ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: france, paris france
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Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghetto, street gang, fish out of water, disorder, family relations, crimes, partners, gang, crime, gangsters, hip hop, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, malibu california, south central los angeles
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The Music Teacher (1988)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Aging opera singer Joachim Dallayrac retires from the stage and retreats to the countryside to school two young singers, Sophie and Jean. Although the rigorous training takes its toll on both teacher and students, there is plenty of time for ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: singing competition, music teacher, unfulfillment, contests and competitions, tragic love, love triangle, teachers and students, retiring, love and romance, performer's life, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: belgium
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The House Bunny (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shelley is living a carefree life until a rival gets her tossed out of the Playboy Mansion. With nowhere to go, fate delivers her to the sorority girls from Zeta Alpha Zeta. Unless they can sign a new pledge class, the seven socially clueless women ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: sorority, rivalry, college, friends, youth, makeover, college life, female friendship, love and romance, friendship, playboy, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey
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Crossroads (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends get together and bury a box making a pact to open it at midnight at their high school graduation. In the little town in Georgia that they live in, things soon change. One is little miss perfect, one is an engaged prom queen, and the ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, on the road, virgin, teenager, teenage love, road trip, high school, love and romance, dream, audition, pop music, singing ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: los angeles, georgia, usa, arizona, tucson arizona ...
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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, realistic, serious, inspirational, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: hip hop, follow your dream, underdog, music, street gang, urban ghetto life, success, musician's life, rap, hip hop culture, factory worker, white rapper ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995, 1990s, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
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Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out of the Aca-Circuit. In order to clear their name, and regain their status, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: music band, singing competition, music, friendship, best friends, college, dialogue, romance, twists & turns, college life, artists and showbiz, follow your dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
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When I Am Dead and Gone (1967)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The story about Jimmy the Dingy, a young vagabond who works as a seasonal worker. Having been sacked from the job, his dreams are to become a singer. As most of the things in the Balkans happen, he is destined to failure.
Plot: stealing money, army, wagon train, toilet, singing competition, dentist, drifter, singing contest, sitting on a toilet
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