Tag: singing

Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) 7.7

Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

Storyline:A musical portrait of composer/singer/dancer George M. Cohan. From his early days as a child-star in his family's vaudeville show up to the time of his comeback at which he received a medal from the presiden...

Sikh Musical Heritage: The Untold Story (2017)

Storyline:Sikh Musical Heritage: The Untold Story is an in-depth look at the history of traditional Sikh instrumentation and its crucial role in performing the devotional singing known as Kirtan of the Sikh Scripture,...

Bastards (2006) 6.1

Bastards (2006)

Storyline:A "Hitlerjugend" kind of story, set in the Soviet Union during the Second World War, based on a fictitious story from the eponymous book by Vladimir Kunin. The Red Army has a gang of juveniles for a clandest...

Journey for Margaret (1942) 7.2

Journey for Margaret (1942)

Storyline:1940. For the better part of the war thus far, New York news correspondent John Davis and his wife Nora Davis have been in the hot spots of western Europe, including Rotterdam and much of France, which has j...

From Up on Poppy Hill (2011) 7.4

From Up on Poppy Hill (2011)

Storyline:A group of Yokohama teens look to save their school's clubhouse from the wrecking ball in preparations for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.User Reviews: Having seen Tales from Earthsea, I wasn't expecting much from ...

Bill Bailey: Dandelion Mind (2010) 7.6

Bill Bailey: Dandelion Mind (2010)

Storyline:Featuring Bill's trademark musical interludes, observations and stories of the road, Dandelion Mind will be based loosely on the theme of doubt (or will it?).User Reviews: At this stage of his career, there ...

Alexander’s Ragtime Band (1938) 6.9

Alexander’s Ragtime Band (1938)

Storyline:Roger Grant, a classical violinist, disappoints his family and teacher when he organizes a jazz band, but he and the band become successful. Roger falls in love with his singer Stella, but his reluctance to ...

The Voice (2015) 6.8

The Voice (2015)

Storyline:La Voce is inspired by Donizetti's opera, Lucia Di Lammermoor, and the Silent Film era. It is a satiric fable that tells the story of Edgar, a butcher who works in slaughterhouse that kills pigs on an indust...

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...

Andersen. Zhizn bez lyubvi (2006) 5.6

Andersen. Zhizn bez lyubvi (2006)

Storyline:Follows the life of famous literary figure Hans Christian Andersen.User Reviews: This two-part film is fantastically-made, beautifully-acted, and has a wonderful musical score. But more than anything else, i...

Aprile (1998) 7

Aprile (1998)

Storyline:Nanni, a renowned director, is working on a musical when suddenly he has a change of heart and cancels the film on the first shooting day. He has a new idea, making a documentary about the Italian national e...

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...

Down Mexico Way (1941) 6.9

Down Mexico Way (1941)

Storyline:Two swindlers, Allen (Joe Sawyer) and Flood (Murray Alper), posing as motion pictures producers, are selling fake stock in a movie and inducing the citizens of Sage City to invest their savings in a phony fi...

The Bélier Family (2014) 7.3

The Bélier Family (2014)

Storyline:The Béliers are ordinary people: Rodolphe and Gigi are married, have two children and run their farm for a living. Ordinary people? Well, almost... since three of them, Dad, Mum and their son Quentin, are de...

Sparkle (1976) 6.9

Sparkle (1976)

Storyline:Three sisters (Sister and the Sisters) from Harlem become singers. Sister (Lonette McKee) becomes involved with drugs, while Sparkle (Irene Cara) ends up being the one who gets famous. This film tells of how...

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...

My Best Friend’s Wedding (1997) 6.3

My Best Friend’s Wedding (1997)

Storyline:A woman who, by a promise made years earlier, is supposed to marry her best friend in three weeks, even though she doesn't want to. When she finds out that he's marrying someone else, she becomes jealous and...

Another Cinderella Story (Video 2008) 5.8

Another Cinderella Story (Video 2008)

Storyline:A guy who danced with what could be the girl of his dreams at a valentine mascarade ball only has one hint at her identity: the Zune she left behind as she rushed home in order to make her curfew. And with a...

Godspell (1973) 6.5

Godspell (1973)

Storyline:A modern-day version of the gospels, opening with John the Baptist calling a disparate group of young New Yorkers from their workaday lives to follow and learn from Jesus. They form a roving acting troupe th...

Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie: Over The Rainbow (2019) 7.4

Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie: Over The Rainbow (2019)

Storyline:When Kanan and Dia disappear while visiting Mari on Italy, Chika and the rest of the Aqours have no choice but to reach the "Belpaese" themselves and search for them.User Reviews: When I first learned that t...

Into the Woods (2014) 5.9

Into the Woods (2014)

Storyline:Into the Woods is a modern twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales in a musical format that follows the classic tales of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel-all t...

The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989) 6.8

The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)

Storyline:The Fabulous Baker Boys, a Seattle-based duo piano lounge act performing cheesy jazz renditions of pop standards, is comprised of thirty-something brothers Frank and Jack Baker. Older Frank, married with two...

Saige Paints the Sky (TV Movie 2013) 6

Saige Paints the Sky (TV Movie 2013)

Storyline:Meet nine-year old Saige, a talented artist with a passion for horses, in this modern-day story about finding your voice! Saige is excited about the new school year, until she discovers that art-her favorite...

Long Strange Trip – The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead (2017) 8.2

Long Strange Trip – The Untold Story of The Grateful Dead (2017)

Storyline:The tale of the Grateful Dead is inspiring, complicated, and downright messy. A tribe of contrarians, they made art out of open-ended chaos and inadvertently achieved success on their own terms. Never-before...