Tag: singer

Strictly Sinatra (2001) 5.7

Strictly Sinatra (2001)

Storyline:In Glasgow, Toni Cocozza, age 28, aspires to be a lounge singer; his repertoire is strictly Sinatra, backed by Bill, an aging piano player and his only friend. Toni dreams big and enters a local television t...

Singing the Blues in Red (1986) 6.3

Singing the Blues in Red (1986)

Storyline:Persona Non Grata in his homeland, protest singer Klaus Drittemann must leave East Berlin, his wife and child and emigrate to West Berlin, where the representatives of an American record company are eagerly ...

The Phantom of the Opera (1925) 7.6

The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

Storyline:At the Opera of Paris, a mysterious phantom threatens a famous lyric singer, Carlotta and thus forces her to give up her role (Marguerite in Faust) for unknown Christine Daae. Christine meets this phantom (a...

Masked and Anonymous (2003) 5.4

Masked and Anonymous (2003)

Storyline:Against the backdrop of a nation on the brink of revolution, Uncle Sweetheart and Nina Veronica are slimy promoters planning a benefit concert. They desire the services of legendary singer Jack Fate, and soo...

Loudon Wainwright III: Surviving Twin (2018) 7.2

Loudon Wainwright III: Surviving Twin (2018)

Storyline:Grammy-winning singer Loudon Wainwright III reflects upon his unique relationship with his father in an evening of original songs and heartfelt stories.User Reviews: Anyone familiar with LWIII's work will ve...

200 Pounds Beauty (2006) 6.7

200 Pounds Beauty (2006)

Storyline:Han-na, an overweight woman with a beautiful voice, provides the real vocals for a pretty pop star who can't carry a tune. After a humiliating encounter, Han-na undergoes head-to-toe plastic surgery and reem...

I Am Waiting (1957) 7

I Am Waiting (1957)

Storyline:Jôji is a boxer barred from the ring; Saeko is a singer whose voice is gone. Lost souls, they meet one night by a quay; she may be thinking of suicide. He invites her to his café, and perhaps he will rescue ...

Britney Ever After (TV Movie 2017) 2.5

Britney Ever After (TV Movie 2017)

Storyline:A chronicle of the life and career of singer Britney Spears, from humble beginnings on the Mickey Mouse Club to mega stardom, a heavily publicized fall from grace, and a monumental comeback.User Reviews: STA...

Macy Gray: Live in Las Vegas (Video 2005) 7.4

Macy Gray: Live in Las Vegas (Video 2005)

Storyline:Macy Gray performs songs from her first three albums backed by a sensational, first-rate band at the Las Vegas House of Blues on November 18, 2004.User Reviews:

Jack and the Beanstalk (1952) 6

Jack and the Beanstalk (1952)

Storyline:Abbott & Costello's version of the famous fairy tale, about a young boy who trades the family cow for magic beans.User Reviews: Having read so much negative press on this movie over the years, I'd always...

Beyond the Sea (2004) 6.7

Beyond the Sea (2004)

Storyline:The life of crooner/actor Bobby Darin is presented as part fact, part fiction and much fantasy. It is framed around a biopic being filmed about and starring Darin as himself, with he being surrounded by many...

Tender Mercies (1983) 7.4

Tender Mercies (1983)

Storyline:Alchoholic former country singer Mac Sledge makes friends with a young widow and her son. The friendship enables him to find inspiration to resume his career. Written by Stefan Halldorsson &l...

The Big Bonanza (1944) 6.1

The Big Bonanza (1944)

Storyline:Captain Jed Kelton (Richard Arlen), Union Army officer, unfairly tried for cowardice in battle during the Civil War, escapes from custody while being transported to Fort Leavenport in Kansas. After a brief v...

Big Fur (2019) 7.4

Big Fur (2019)

Storyline:World Champion taxidermist Ken Walker builds a life-sized Bigfoot, based on frames from an iconic 1967 movie, and unveils her at the 2015 World Taxidermy Championship. While Walker would love to win Best in ...

Violeta Went to Heaven (2011) 7.3

Violeta Went to Heaven (2011)

Storyline:A portrait of famed Chilean singer and folklorist Violeta Parra filled with her musical work, her memories, her loves and her hopes.User Reviews: Besides the movie tell us a summary of Violeta Parra's Life, ...

Sarfarosh (1999) 8.1

Sarfarosh (1999)

Storyline:Ajay Rathod is a no-nonsense police officer from Mumbai Crime Branch. Long time ago his elder brother was killed by terrorists which caused him to quit his medical studies and join Indian Police Service. He ...

Biography: The Nine Lives of Ozzy Osbourne (TV Movie 2020) 8.5

Biography: The Nine Lives of Ozzy Osbourne (TV Movie 2020)

Storyline:For over five decades, Ozzy Osbourne has personified rock and roll, from his childhood in poverty and time in prison, to fronting metal band Black Sabbath, a successful solo career and a lovable 21st century...

Wattstax (1973) 7.7

Wattstax (1973)

Storyline:Documentary with a selection from a non-stop 7-hour musical event at Watts, the Los Angeles Coliseum, August 20, 1972. It's a sort of Woodstock event but with black artists, namely the groups Dramatics, Stap...

Gigi (1958) 6.7

Gigi (1958)

Storyline:Weary of the conventions of Parisian society, a rich playboy and a youthful courtesan-in-training enjoy a platonic friendship, but it may not stay platonic for long. Gaston, the scion of a wealthy Parisian f...

Aaina (1977) 6.9

Aaina (1977)

Storyline:Retired Ram Shastri is an upper-caste Hindu Brahmin who lives in a small Indian village and has a huge family which consists of his wife, Savitri, five daughters and three sons. In order to maintain his fami...

Starstruck (1982) 7

Starstruck (1982)

Storyline:Young woman wants to become the next big singer with the help of her friends and despite the wishes of her working class family.User Reviews: The director of "My Brilliant Career", the Production D...

Frontier Badmen (1943) 6.7

Frontier Badmen (1943)

Storyline:A group of cowboys ending their cattle drive in Abilene find that cattle prices are being kept artificially low, driving down the price they'll get for their beef. They set out to change the situation.User R...

Jailhouse Rock (1957) 6.5

Jailhouse Rock (1957)

Storyline:Vince Everett is serving a one-year jail sentence for manslaughter. While in the big house, his cellmate, a former country singer, introduces him to the record business. Everett takes to it so well that he d...

Shadows (1958) 7.3

Shadows (1958)

Storyline:Benny's a hipster, moving in and out of Manhattan's beat scene, aimless, maybe close to trouble. His sister Lelia, who looks less African-American than White, is vulnerable and about to fall in love. Hugh, t...