Marching band movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant marching band movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, entertaining, serious, light and intense films and TV shows about / with marching band, kiss, friendship, father son relationship, drinking, husband wife relationship, song, chase, train and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as marching band: Blazing Saddles (1974), All the Right Moves (1983), Band Camp (2005), Roma (2018), Sierra Burgess Is a Loser (2018), Babar: The Movie (1989), What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993), Mr. Holland's Opus (1995), 10 Things I Hate About You (1999), Terror Out of the Sky (1978).

List of marching band movies

Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: cowboy, desert, small town, saloon girl, frontier town, governor, ceremony, marching band, gun, interrupted hanging, parody, gay slur ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
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All the Right Moves (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sensitive study of a headstrong high school football star who dreams of getting out of his small Western Pennsylvania steel town with a football scholarship. His equally ambitious coach aims at a college position, resulting in a clash which could ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, high school, ambition, sport, small town, drinking, friendship, coach, classroom, teenager, marching band, locker room ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california, new jersey
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Band Camp (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The original American Pie characters have moved on, except for Sherman and Jim Levenstein's still understanding dad. Steve Stifler's little brother Matt wants to join his brother's business (the hit it big Girls Gone Wild) and after ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexual, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camp, hidden camera, looking for sex, prank, summer camp, buddies, marching band, music band, teenage life, youth, friends, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: michigan, usa
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Roma (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A story that chronicles a year in the life of a middle-class family in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
Plot: maid, master servant relationship, middle class, nanny, mopping a floor, watching a movie, house, martial arts training, childbirth, car, class differences, saving a life ...
Time: year 1971, year 1970, 70s
Place: mexico city, mexico
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Sierra Burgess Is a Loser (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A case of mistaken identity results in unexpected romance when the most popular girl in high school and the biggest loser must come together to win over their crushes.
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, witty, sweet
Audience: teens
Plot: loser, mistaken identity, teenage girl, popular girl, popularity, high school, bullying, physical appearance, disorder, hidden identity, culture clash, fall in love ...
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Babar: The Movie (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Children's book authors Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff's most beloved elephant comes to the big screen in this animated family tale. Elephant monarch King Babar tells the tale, that unfolds via flashback, of how a much-younger Barbar and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: village, childhood memory, rhinoceros, elephant, jungle, adventure, mischievous children, young heroes, slavery, war, rescue, family ...
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Gilbert has to care for his brother Arnie and his obese mother, which gets in the way when love walks into his life.
Style: touching, emotional, melancholic, depressing, compassionate ...
Plot: mentally challenged, disability, siblings relations, self discovery, small town, dysfunctional family, family drama, parents and children, mental illness, responsibility, sibling relationship, obesity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iowa, usa
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Mr. Holland's Opus (1995)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: In 1965, passionate musician Glenn Holland takes a day job as a high school music teacher, convinced it's just a small obstacle on the road to his true calling: writing a historic opus. As the decades roll by with the composition unwritten but ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: music, school, classical music, composer, mentor, musician, dedicated educator, musician's life, apprentice, follow your dream, parents and children, teachers and students ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 1960s
Place: portland oregon, oregon
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10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bianca, a tenth grader, has never gone on a date, but she isn't allowed to go out with boys until her older sister Kat gets a boyfriend. The problem is, Kat rubs nearly everyone the wrong way. But Bianca and the guy she has her eye on, Joey, ...
Style: humorous, romantic, witty, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night, teen comedy ...
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, high school, teenage love, love and romance, fall in love, high school life, teenage life, wooing, shakespeare, youth, party ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
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Terror Out of the Sky (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: TV sequel to "The Savage Bees" featuring more rampaging insects. This time a marching band and a school bus get in the path of the bees.
Plot: school bus, scientist, bee, swarm, animal attack, insect, marching band
Place: new mexico
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Like Stars on Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Ishaan Awasthi is an eight-year-old whose world is filled with wonders that no one else seems to appreciate. Colours, fish, dogs, and kites don't seem important to the adults, who are much more interested in things like homework, marks, and ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: teachers and students, self discovery, boarding school, teaching the ways of the world, optimism, teacher, teenage life, boarding school life, dedicated educator, friendship, childhood, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
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Recruits (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Within two weeks, Sgt. Hardbutt has to clean up the crime in the streets before the Governor arrives. Hardbutt is forced to supplement his overworked staff with civilian "recruits" who he schemes to use to a disastrous advantage.
Plot: police, corruption, policewoman, wrapped in a towel, falling into water, breasts, father, handcuffs, beach, kiss on the lips, knife held to throat, marching band ...
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Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The behind the scenes story of the life of A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son Christopher Robin.
Style: factual, melancholic, thought provoking, cynical
Plot: father son relationship, fame, husband wife relationship, children's book, childhood, maggot, playwright, marital problem, nanny, traumatic childhood, teddy bear, game playing ...
Time: post world war one, year 1941
Place: england
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Girls Trip (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Four girlfriends take a trip to New Orleans for an annual festival and, along the way, rediscover their wild sides and strengthen the bonds of sisterhood.
Style: buddy comedy
Audience: chick flick
Plot: drinking, male objectification, marriage, punched in the face, umbrella, wedding, crying, drink, trust, friendship, interview, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1998, year 2012, year 2008, year 2011, year 2002 ...
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It (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.
Style: suspense, scary, surprise ending, bleak, rough ...
Plot: missing person, fear, clown, abandoned house, death of brother, monster, supernatural power, killer clown, good versus evil, small town, group of friends, child in peril ...
Time: year 1989
Place: maine
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Battle of the Sexes (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
Style: based on true events, captivating, semi serious, uplifting
Plot: battle of the sexes, tennis, strong female character, wager, sexism, feminism, friendship, husband wife relationship, tennis player, sport, gay, women's rights ...
Time: year 1973, 20th century, year 1972
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Dreamscape (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A government funded project looks into using psychics to enter people's dreams, with some mechanical help. When a subject dies in his sleep from a heart attack Alex Gardner becomes suspicious that another of the psychics is killing people in ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: monster, dream, psychic, danger, telekinesis, science, politics, nuclear holocaust, supernatural ability, usa president, deadly, assassination ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: illinois, washington d.c.
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Smokey and the Bandit (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A race car driver tries to transport an illegal beer shipment from Texas to Atlanta in under 28 hours, picking up a reluctant bride-to-be on the way.
Style: road movie, humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, beer, on the road, sheriff, speed, biker, driver, coca cola, hamburger, escape, dancer, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, cross country, texas, alabama, mississippi ...
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Rocky III (1982)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Now the world champion, Rocky Balboa is living in luxury and only fighting opponents who pose no threat to him in the ring, until Clubber Lang challenges him to a bout. After taking a pounding from Lang, the humbled champ turns to former bitter ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, feel good, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: comeback, sport, boxing, underdog, revenge, fame, boxing match, boxer, training, rivalry, athlete's life, wealth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, california, pennsylvania ...
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Nick of Time (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gene Watson is a public accountant who arrives on a train at Union Station in Los Angeles, accompanied by his 6-year-old daughter Lynn. Because of his ordinary looks, he is approached by a pair of sinister people named Smith and Jones.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns, exciting ...
Plot: assassination, kidnapping, race against time, politics, train station, accountant, terrorism, murder, assassination plot, one day, psychological torture, mysterious man ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Inspector Clouseau (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detective Inspector Jacques Clouseau is borrowed from the Surete on special assignment for Scotland Yard in hopes that a fresh outlook will help the government recover the loot from the Great Train Robbery, which is being used to underwrite a new ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, detective series
Plot: bank, investigation, heist, undercover, gang, criminal heroes, crime, nothing goes right, chaos, goofy hero, master criminal, assassination attempt ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, scotland yard, europe, france, scotland ...
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Heartbreak Ridge (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A hard-nosed, hard-living Marine gunnery sergeant clashes with his superiors and his ex-wife as he takes command of a spoiled recon platoon with a bad attitude.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, propaganda film, entertaining ...
Plot: military, marine, platoon, redemption, war, boot camp, idealism, military base, lone wolves, starting over, officer, recruit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: north carolina, caribbean, medical school, battleship, vietnam
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A Promise (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A romantic drama set in Germany just before WWI and centered on a married woman who falls in love with her husband's teacher. Separated by the war, they pledge their devotion to one another.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, married woman, romance, wartime life, wartime, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, post world war one, edwardian era
Place: germany, europe, france, mexico
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Loving Couples (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Three expectant mothers think back over their sex lives.
Plot: pantaloon, unwed pregnancy, rubber gloves, newborn baby, child molestation, hymn, unplanned pregnancy, corset, marching band, ring, cow, pianist ...
Time: year 1915, 1910s
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden
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Twister's Revenge! (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling criminals have been trying to get their hands on the computerized control system of Mr. Twister, a talking monster truck with a mind of its own. Our three hilarious hoodlums have tried one scheme after another, only to be foiled and ...
Plot: tied to a chair, ransom, marching band, junkyard, hit in the crotch, bazooka, kidnapping, explosion, shotgun, bound and gagged, van, swimming pool ...
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Surf II (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Evil Nerd Menlo wants to get revenge on some surfers by selling a bad batch of soda called Buzz Cola which turns people into mutant zombies. Its up to Jocko, Chuck, Bob and their surfer buddies to save the day.
Style: gross out humor, scatology
Plot: surfer, mutant, shorts, frog, sensuality, movie theatre, sexual humor, blonde, water, zombie, beach, concert ...
Place: california, southern california
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Naked Among Wolves (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: East Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: war criminal, prisoner, nazism, jewish, holocaust, gas chamber, nazi occupation, nazi uniform, ss, gestapo, ghetto, nazi germany ...
Place: east germany, warsaw poland, gdr, frankfurt germany, german democratic republic ...
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The Hazing (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A college freshman rushes a fraternity and witnesses another pledge's death during a hazing ritual. He and the other fraternity brothers try to cover up the accident and hide the body.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: college, dancing, snow, lecture hall, peer pressure, bowling, bowling alley, track and field, kiss, party, fake death, funeral ...
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Story of a Bad Boy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 17 year old Pauly is a closeted high school kid who wants it all. His dad wants him to make the track team, his mom wants him to do well in band, and Pauly just wants to get closer to the new student teacher doing the school play.
Plot: school play, teacher student relationship, high school, teacher student sex, in the closet, gay romance, adolescence, nun, catholic, coming of age, teacher, friendship ...
Place: new jersey
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The Wild McCullochs (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story about the rich McCulloch Family, their overbearing father and the children's misguided blaming him for everything that doesn't go right.
Plot: parent child relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, drink, father daughter relationship, dog, wedding, male bonding, bar, brother sister relationship, alcoholic, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 1950s, 1940s
Place: texas
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