Symphony movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant symphony movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, atmospheric, melancholic and captivating films and TV shows about / with symphony, piano, classical music, death, composer, musician, love, friendship, couples and artists and showbiz plots mostly in Drama, Music and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
symphony movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as symphony: Lecture 21 (2008), Mr. Jones (1993), Harmony Cats (1992), The Pad and How to Use It (1966), Hellfire (1995), Tomcat (2016), Youth (2015), The Music Lovers (1971), Mozart in the Jungle (2014), Kill La Kill (2013).

List of symphony movies

Lecture 21 (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A student takes a bizarre trip through the Italian Alps after being inspired by a professor's lecture on Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" from his Ninth Symphony.
Plot: symphony, lecture, student, snow, classical music, concert, composer
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Mr. Jones (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story about the relationship between a manic depressive man, Mr Jones, and the female doctor who takes more than a professional interest in his treatment.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, psychological, serious ...
Plot: bipolar disorder, mental illness, opposites attract, hospital, romance, love affair, fall in love, rehabilitation, destructive relationship, doctors and patients, forbidden love, depression ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
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Harmony Cats (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Graham Braithwaite is a violinist in a B.C. symphony. Unfortunately the symphony folds and much to his horror and disdain, he's forced to get a gig with a country band as the bassist. He has to leave the city and his girlfriend, Jane, to tour ...
Plot: violinist, country music, symphony, musician
Place: canada, british columbia
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The Pad and How to Use It (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man, who lives alone in his apartment, finds his ideal woman while going to the symphony. He dates her and brings her to his pad, only to find out she came to the symphony on a ticket she got from a co-worker.
Plot: sad ending, man crying, cooking, flirting, symphony, depression, best friend, apartment, misunderstanding, loneliness, first date, introvert
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Hellfire (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Gabriella finds an unfinished symphony that was written by her late uncle Octave Barron who found inspiration through murder. Thrilled by it's possibilities she hires Marius (Ben Cross) to complete the symphony. As he begins work on the piece ...
Style: gothic
Plot: murder, ghost story, sword fight, mansion, possession, symphony, piano, duel, classical music, composer, housekeeper, suicide ...
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Radio City Christmas Spectacular (2007)
Genre: Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Radio City Christmas Spectacular is an annual musical holiday stage show presented at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The show features over 140 performers, lavish sets and costumes and an original musical score. The 90 minute revue ...
Plot: christmas tree, toy soldier, sled, spotlight, banner, christmas, dancing, little girl, snow, airplane, singer, song ...
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Tomcat (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Andreas and Stefan lead a happy and passionate life: Together with their beloved tomcat Moses, they live in a beautiful old house in Vienna's vineyards. They work as a musician and as a scheduler in the same orchestra and they love their large ...
Plot: cat, gay, gay relationship, gay marriage, animal lover, lgbt, homosexuality, forgiveness, blow job, homoeroticism, orchestra, gay sex ...
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Youth (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy, France, UK, Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: YOUTH explores the lifelong bond between two friends vacationing in a luxury Swiss Alps lodge as they ponder retirement. While Fred has no plans to resume his musical career despite the urging of his loving daughter Lena, Mick is intent on finishing ...
Style: meditative, melancholic, talky, atmospheric, enigmatic ...
Plot: hotel, vacation, suicide, screenwriter, composer, old friends, aging, friendship, surrealism, retirement, falling in love, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: switzerland, alps, swiss alps, venice
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Serj Tankian: Elect the Dead Symphony (2010)
Genre: Music, Musical
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Grammy award winning maestro of rock Serj Tankian is releasing his first live album that features a full orchestral performance of his critically-acclaimed debut solo rock album 'Elect The Dead'. With The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra at ...
Plot: concert film, live performance, rock music, symphony
Place: new zealand
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The Music Lovers (1971)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Composer, conductor and teacher Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky struggles against his homosexual tendencies by marrying, but unfortunately he chooses a wonky, nymphomaniac girl whom he cannot satisfy.
Style: serious, atmospheric, sexual, psychological, offbeat ...
Plot: music, composer, homosexuality, obsession, warning, unfulfillment, sexual relations, romance, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, couple relations, sex addict ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, 1880s
Place: london, europe, russia, england
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Mozart in the Jungle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: In the tradition of Anthony Bourdain's "Kitchen Confidential" and Gelsey Kirkland's "Dancing on my Grave" comes an insider’s look into the secret world of classical musicians. From her debut recital at Carnegie ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, romantic, sincere ...
Plot: musician's life, backstage, classical music, prodigy, artists and showbiz, hotshot, teacher, performance, sex, rehearsal, rivalry, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Kill La Kill (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The story centers around two fiercely fighting schoolgirls, Ryuuko Matoi and Satsuki Kiryuuin. On a campus ruled by force, a transfer student wielding a Basami sword brings about upheaval.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, vengeance, high school, supernatural ability, supernatural, master warrior, escapades, uncover truth, save the day, life is a bitch, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, africa
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Love & Mercy (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The life of reclusive and eccentric Beach Boys songwriter and musician Brian Wilson.
Style: serious, emotional, factual, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: mental illness, musician, pop music, psychotherapist, music, power relations, musician's life, showbiz, doctors and patients, artists and showbiz, addiction, drug abuse ...
Time: 1960s, 80s, 20th century, 70s, 90s ...
Place: usa, california, malibu california, new jersey
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Maurice (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1909, Maurice Hall (James Wilby) enters Cambridge, where he befriends wealthy Clive Durham (Hugh Grant). Clive confesses he is sexually attracted to Maurice, who realizes he is a homosexual when he begins to return Clive's feelings. The two ...
Style: touching, clever, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, gay, coming out, lgbt, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, college life, british, romance, couples, college, working class ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century, victorian, victorian era ...
Place: england, europe, campus, buenos aires argentina, argentina ...
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Max Manus: Man of War (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Norway, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Max Manus is a Norwegian 2008 biographic war film based on the real events of the life of resistance fighter Max Manus (1914–96), after his contribution in the Winter War against the Soviet Union. The story follows Manus through the outbreak of ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: resistance, escape, idealism, fear, depression, nervous breakdown, occupation, loss of friend, manhunt, torture, soldier, train ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: norway, europe, scotland, stockholm sweden, oslo norway ...
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Mahler (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film begins on a train journey with Gustav Mahler (Robert Powell) and his wife Alma (Georgina Hale) confronting their failing marriage. The story is then recounted in a series of flashbacks (some of which are surrealistic and nightmarish), ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: train, classical music, family problems, musician's life, couples, prodigy, introspection, society, haunted by the past, couple relations, unfulfillment, family relations ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: austria, europe
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Little Secrets (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Emily Lindstrom, 14, is an aspiring concert violinist; she's spending the summer practicing for a big audition while her girlfriends are at camp. She's also got a thriving neighborhood business: for 50 cents, she'll keep your secret. ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, summer camp, adoption, youth, teenage love, chess, coming of age, misfit, lifestyle, family relations, hopes, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Lisztomania (1975)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Music, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A send-up of the bawdy life of Romantic composer/piano virtuoso Franz Liszt, with ubiquitous phallic imagery and a good portion of the film devoted to Liszt's "friendship" with fellow composer Richard Wagner. The film begins during ...
Style: captivating, biting, realistic, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: revolution, bondage, ambition, composer, friendship, desire for fame, love and romance, music, human nature, introspection, death row, opposites attract ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: europe
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Immortal Beloved (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The life and death of the legendary Ludwig van Beethoven. Beside all the work he is known for, the composer once wrote a famous love letter to a nameless beloved and the movie tries to find out who this beloved was. Not easy as Beethoven has had ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: pianist, secretary, letter, investigation, deafness, uncle nephew relationship, music, mute or deaf, life is a bitch, couple relations, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1820s
Place: europe, austria, hungary
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Ghostbusters (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After losing their academic posts at a prestigious university, a team of parapsychologists goes into business as proton-pack-toting "ghostbusters" who exterminate ghouls, hobgoblins and supernatural pests of all stripes. An ad campaign ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ghost, supernatural, friendship, mythology, chase, giant monster, slime, paranormal phenomena, danger, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Copying Beethoven (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A fictionalised exploration of Beethoven's life in his final days working on his Ninth Symphony. It is 1824. Beethoven is racing to finish his new symphony. However, it has been years since his last success and he is plagued by deafness, ...
Style: touching, serious, stylized, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: artist, musician, dying, singer, performance, pianist, classical music, composer, mute or deaf, couple relations, artists and showbiz, music ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: austria, europe, germany
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Amy's Orgasm (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Amy is a single 29 year old Jewish woman. She wrote a successful self-help book about how women can't truly be in love and experience "mental orgasm." Her parents and acquaintances always try to give her advice. Eventually, she breaks ...
Style: clever, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: feminism, orgasm, romance, workplace romance, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, singleness, love and romance, sexual relations, writer's life, couple relations, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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Bride of the Wind (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Austria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A biopic of Alma Mahler, the wife of composer Gustav Mahler (as well as Walter Gropius and Franz Werfel), and the mistress of Oskar Kokoschka.
Style: captivating, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: infidelity, painter, composer, wish come true, artists and showbiz, couple relations, remarry, love and romance, romance, obsession, ambition, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century, 1890s, turn of the century
Place: austria, europe
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The Consul of Bordeaux (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is the story of Aristides de Sousa Mendes, a man of conviction who saved 30,000 lives during WWII, in June 1940. Among them were10,000 Jews. As the Portuguese General Consul stationed in Bordeaux, France, he issued 30,000 visas for safe ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: wartime life, against humanity, rescue, politics, tragic hero, human spirit, heroes, disobey, danger, life is a bitch, hopes, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, portugal
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