Keyword: musician

Karate Kid

The Karate Kid (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 06/10/2010
Twelve-year-old Dre Parker could've been the most popular kid in Detroit, but his mother's latest career move has landed him in China. Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei Ying--and the feeling is mutual--but cultural differences make such a friendship impossible. Even worse, Dre's feelings make an enemy of the class bully, and kung fu prodigy, Cheng. With no friends in a strange land, Dre...
Amour

Amour (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 127 minutes Release date: 12/18/2012
Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has an attack. The couple's bond of love is severely tested.
Walk the Line

Walk the Line (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 11/17/2005
In 1955, a tough, skinny guitar-slinger who called himself J.R. Cash walked into the soon-to-be-famous Sun Studios in Memphis. It was a moment that would have an indelible effect on American culture. With his driving freight-train chords, steel-eyed intensity and a voice as deep and black as night, Cash sang blistering songs of heartache and survival that were gutsy, full of real life and unlike...
12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 133 minutes Release date: 10/17/2013
In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty at the hands of a malevolent slave owner, as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon's chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will...
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)

Rated: PG Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 12/22/2009
America's favorite furry brothers Alvin, Simon and Theodore are back. Because of a freak accident involving Alvin and Dave Seville, they go to live with Dave's cool cousin, Toby and they have to enroll in school like every other kid. School presents new challenges to these rock stars like dealing with peer pressure, football and of course, girls. By "girls" we mean the Chipettes who are managed by...
Inside Llewyn Davis

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 12/05/2013
Llewyn Davis is at a crossroads. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles - some of them of his own making. Living at the mercy of both friends and strangers, scaring up what work he can find, Llewyn's misadventures take him from the baskethouses of the Village to an empty Chicago club - on...
Pitch Perfect

Pitch Perfect (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 09/27/2012
Beca is that girl who'd rather listen to what's coming out of her headphones than what's coming out of anyone's mouth. Arriving at Barden University, she finds herself not right for any clique but is somehow muscled into one she would never have picked on her own - alongside mean girls, sweet girls and weird girls with nothing in common except how good they sound when they sing together. When Beca...
Jersey Boys

Jersey Boys (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 06/19/2014
Struggling singer Frankie Valli is a small guy with big dreams of stardom. After a number of failed starts, Valli recruits a solid group of musicians and singers to back him, all bound by the code of honor they learned growing up on the streets of New jersey. As the Four Seasons, the band scales rare heights of success, becoming the most popular group in America until the advent of the Beatles...
Muppets

The Muppets (2011)

Rated: PG Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 11/22/2011
On vacation in Los Angeles, Walter, the world's biggest Muppet fan, his brother Gary and Gary's girlfriend Mary from Smalltown, USA, discover the nefarious plan of oilman Tex Richman to raze the Muppet Theater and drill for the oil recently discovered beneath the Muppets' former stomping grounds. To stage a telethon and raise the $10 million needed to save the theater, Walter, Mary and Gary help...
Pianist

The Pianist (2002)

Rated: R Runtime: 149 minutes Release date: 12/26/2002
An adaptation based on the autobiography of the acclaimed Polish composer, Wladyslaw Szpilman, who detailed his survival during World War II, and narrowly escaped a roundup that sent his family to a death camp. A composer and pianist, Szpilman played the last live music heard over Polish radio airwaves before Nazi artillery hit. There, in Poland, Szpilman struggled to stay alive--even when cast...
Behind the Candelabra

Behind the Candelabra (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 06/06/2013
Wladziu Valentino Liberace, a musical prodigy, emerged as a concert soloist at age 11 and was performing in symphony orchestras by his teenage years. He soon become a worldwide star, known as much for his flamboyant dress and lifestyle as his records, media appearances and musical talent, up until his death in 1987. Based on the true story of Liberace's tumultuous relationship and affair with...
Begin Again

Begin Again (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 06/26/2014
Gretta and her long-time boyfriend Dave are college sweethearts and songwriting partners who decamp for New York when he lands a deal with a major label. But the trappings of his new-found fame soon tempt Dave to stray, and a reeling, lovelorn Gretta is left on her own. Her world takes a turn for the better when Dan, a disgraced record-label exec, stumbles upon her performing on an East Village...
Justin Bieber: Never Say Never

Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (2011)

Rated: G Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 02/10/2011
The true story and rare inside look at the rise of Justin Bieber from street performer in the small town of Stratford, Ontario to internet phenomenon to global super star culminating with a dream sold out show at the famed Madison Square Garden.
Love We Make

The Love We Make (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 01/08/2011
On the morning of September 11, 2001 McCartney was in a plane on the tarmac, about to leave NYC when the attacks occurred. Grounded, he returned to the city and witnessed first-hand the shock and devastation that overtook New York. Shooting in black-and-white directors Maysles and Kaplan capture McCartney rehearsing with his band for the concert, connecting with New Yorkers on the streets, and...
Bad 25

Bad 25 (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2011
Documentary that shares fresh insights into the King of Pop's creative vision that resulted in his landmark "BAD" album, this year marking its 25th anniversary.
Electrick Children

Electrick Children (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 03/07/2013
Rachel is a rambunctious teenager from a fundamentalist Mormon family in Utah. On her 15th birthday, she discovers a forbidden cassette tape with rock music on it. Having never heard anything like it, Rachel has a miraculous experience. Three months later, she turns up pregnant and claims to have had an immaculate conception from listening to the music. Rachel's parents arrange a marriage for her...
Juno

Juno (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 12/04/2007
Juno is a whip-smart teen confronting an unplanned pregnancy by her classmate Bleeker. With the help of her hot best friend Leah, Juno finds her unborn child a "perfect" set of parents: an affluent suburban couple, Mark and Vanessa, longing to adopt. Luckily, Juno has the total support of her parents as she faces some tough decisions, flirts with adulthood and ultimately figures out where she...

Beyond the Lights (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/13/2014
After winning a Grammy, musician Noni Jean is poised for greatness. In a near-suicidal state brought on by the mounting scrutiny and expectation, she is saved by a police officer, Kaz. The two fall in love, despite pressure from each of their families to focus on their own careers.
autre vie

Un autre vie (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Famous pianist Aurore, felled by a combination of mental and physical exhaustion, is recovering in her South of France abode when she meets security installer Jean. Romance blossoms, but Jean's longtime lover Dolorès refuses to just step aside and let Jean and Aurore begin a new life.

All Together Now (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 84 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012

Vivir es fácil con los ojos cerrados (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 10/30/2013
Spain, 1966. A teacher who uses the Beatles songs to teach English learns that John Lennon is in Almería shooting a film. Determined to meet him, he sets out on a journey. Along the way, he meets a 16-year-old boy who has run away from home and a 21-year-old female who seems to be avoiding something in her life. The trio strike up an unforgettable friendship.
Plush

Plush (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 09/12/2013
After losing her band mate and brother to a drug overdose, rising rock star and married mother of two, Hayley finds herself in a downward spiral. The new album from her band, Plush, is a critical and commercial disaster, but she finds hope and friendship in Enzo, the replacement guitarist who inspires her to reach new creative heights. When their collaboration crosses the line, Hayley retreats...
If I Stay

If I Stay (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/21/2014
Mia Hall thought the hardest decision she would ever face would be whether to pursue her musical dreams at Juilliard or follow a different path to be with the love of her life, Adam. But what should have been a carefree family drive changes everything in an instant, and now her own life hangs in the balance. Caught between life and death for one revealing day, Mia has only one decision left, which...
20 Feet From Stardom

20 Feet From Stardom (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 06/13/2013
Millions know their voices, but no one knows their names. This film shines a spotlight on the untold true stories of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century. Equal amounts of triumph and heartbreak are found in this tribute to the unsung voices who brought shape and style to popular music, as the singers reflect on the conflicts, sacrifices and rewards of...
Purple Rain

Purple Rain (1984)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 06/29/1984
Semi-autobiographical account of a young rock star's setbacks amidst his meteoric rise to fame.