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1. Sing (2016)

PG | 108 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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59 Metascore

In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario's attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists find that their lives will never be the same.

Directors: Garth Jennings, Christophe Lourdelet | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, Scarlett Johansson

Votes: 119,496 | Gross: $270.40M

2. Pitch Perfect (2012)

PG-13 | 112 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

7.2
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66 Metascore

Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school's all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition.

Director: Jason Moore | Stars: Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson, Anna Camp

Votes: 259,926 | Gross: $65.00M

3. The House Bunny (2008)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Romance

5.5
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55 Metascore

After Playboy bunny Shelley is kicked out of the playboy mansion, she finds a job as the house mother for a sorority full of socially awkward girls.

Director: Fred Wolf | Stars: Anna Faris, Colin Hanks, Emma Stone, Kat Dennings

Votes: 75,129 | Gross: $48.24M

4. The Sound of Music (1965)

G | 172 min | Biography, Drama, Family

8.0
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63 Metascore

A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower.

Director: Robert Wise | Stars: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker, Richard Haydn

Votes: 185,545 | Gross: $163.21M

5. 8 Mile (2002)

R | 110 min | Drama, Music

7.1
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77 Metascore

A young rapper, struggling with every aspect of his life, wants to make it big but his friends and foes make this odyssey of rap harder than it may seem.

Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: Eminem, Brittany Murphy, Kim Basinger, Mekhi Phifer

Votes: 231,756 | Gross: $116.72M

6. Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)

PG | 107 min | Comedy, Family, Music

5.6
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Showgirl Deloris Van Cartier returns as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of Catholic students whose run-down school is slated for closure.

Director: Bill Duke | Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Najimy, Maggie Smith, Barnard Hughes

Votes: 45,078 | Gross: $57.32M

7. Crossroads (I) (2002)

PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

3.5
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27 Metascore

Three childhood best friends, and a guy they just met, take a road trip across the country, finding themselves and their friendship in the process.

Director: Tamra Davis | Stars: Britney Spears, Anson Mount, Zoe Saldana, Taryn Manning

Votes: 37,238 | Gross: $37.19M

8. The Voice (2011– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

6.5
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Four famous musicians search for the best voices in America and will mentor these singers to become artists. America will decide which singer will be worthy of the grand prize.

Stars: Blake Shelton, Adam Levine, Carson Daly, Christina Aguilera

Votes: 11,057

9. American Idol (2002– )

TV-PG | 42 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

4.1
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Twelve American finalists (six men and six women) compete in a singing contest.

Stars: Ryan Seacrest, Mark Thompson, Randy Jackson, Simon Cowell

Votes: 20,557

10. Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)

PG-13 | 86 min | Comedy, Crime

5.1
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43 Metascore

A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.

Director: John Whitesell | Stars: Jamie Kennedy, Ryan O'Neal, Blair Underwood, Taye Diggs

Votes: 17,842 | Gross: $34.31M

11. Duets (2000)

R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.1
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40 Metascore

A professional karaoke hustler reconnects with his daughter and a bored suburban businessman turns outlaw karaoke singer, among other plotlines.

Director: Bruce Paltrow | Stars: Huey Lewis, Gwyneth Paltrow, Paul Giamatti, Andre Braugher

Votes: 8,857 | Gross: $4.73M

12. Malibu Hot Summer (1981)

R | 90 min | Comedy

2.6
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John Logan is a poor little rich boy. He learns to love from three nubile L.A. newcomers that will do anything to be introduced into the sizzling nightlife of the City of Angels. Portraying... See full summary »

Director: Richard Brander | Stars: Terry Congie, Lesley Brander, Roselyn Royce, Robert Acey

Votes: 633

13. Ossessione (1943)

TV-14 | 140 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.7
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Gino, a drifter, begins an affair with inn-owner Giovanna as they plan to get rid of her older husband.

Director: Luchino Visconti | Stars: Clara Calamai, Massimo Girotti, Dhia Cristiani, Elio Marcuzzo

Votes: 6,181

14. Sing (2016)

25 min | Short, Drama, Music

8.1
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'Sing' is a childhood drama with a lot of music, set in 1990s Budapest, Hungary. Inspired by a true story, it follows an award winning school choir and the new girl in class who just might uncover the ugly secret behind their fame.

Director: Kristóf Deák | Stars: Zsófia Szamosi, Dorka Hais, Dorka Gáspárfalvi, Péter Bregyán

Votes: 4,624

15. Memento Mori (1999)

R | 97 min | Horror, Romance, Drama

6.4
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In this second installment of the Whispering Corridors series, a young girl finds a strange diary, capable of arousing hallucinations, kept by two of her senior fellow-students who seem to have an unusually close bond.

Directors: Tae-yong Kim, Kyu-dong Min | Stars: Gyu-ri Kim, Park Yejin, Yeong-jin Lee, Jong-hak Baek

Votes: 3,052

16. Stadium Anthems (2018)

99 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

8.0
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A female recording artist encounters the misogyny and outdated business practices of male record label executives.

Director: Scott Douglas Brown | Stars: Toddy Walters, Jude Moran, Jordan Leigh, Christopher Soren Kelly

Votes: 107

17. Canadian Idol (2003– )

60 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

3.2
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Canadian version of hit show American Idol.

Stars: Ben Mulroney, Farley Flex, Jake Gold, Sass Jordan

Votes: 227

18. Love Street (2002)

Not Rated | 91 min | Drama, Romance

5.3
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A handyman in a 1940s Paris brothel tries to help the prostitute he loves with her singing career and romantic life.

Director: Patrice Leconte | Stars: Patrick Timsit, Laetitia Casta, Vincent Elbaz, Catherine Mouchet

Votes: 677

19. Pasan ko ang daigdig (1987)

128 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.9
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A Poor Lady Lupe Wishes That In Order To End And Terminate Her Long-Suffering And Poverty And Curses Of Her Damned Life Through Her Singing She Must Learn How To Move On And To Able How To ... See full summary »

Director: Lino Brocka | Stars: Sharon Cuneta, Tonton Gutierrez, Loretta Marquez, Rey 'PJ' Abellana

Votes: 28

20. Jackpot (2001)

R | 97 min | Drama, Comedy

5.6
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49 Metascore

Sunny Holiday, an aspiring singing star, abandons his wife and young baby to set off on a nine-month tour of bleak western towns. He takes off with his road manager in a pink Chrysler in ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Polish | Stars: Jon Gries, Daryl Hannah, Garrett Morris, Patrick Bauchau

Votes: 522 | Gross: $0.00M

21. Christmas Song (2012 TV Movie)

88 min | Drama, Family, Music

5.5
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Romance blossoms between two music teachers who compete for the same job.

Director: Timothy Bond | Stars: Natasha Henstridge, Gabriel Hogan, Amanda Thomson, Brittany Adams

Votes: 614

22. The Music Teacher (1988)

PG | 95 min | Drama, Music

7.1
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Aging opera singer Joachim Dallayrac retires from the stage and retreats to the countryside to school two young singers, Sophie and Jean. Although the rigorous training takes its toll on ... See full summary »

Director: Gérard Corbiau | Stars: José van Dam, Anne Roussel, Philippe Volter, Sylvie Fennec

Votes: 798 | Gross: $1.09M

23. Australian Idol (2003–2009)

Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

3.9
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Australian Idol sought to discover the most commercial young singer in Australia through a series of nationwide auditions. The final winner was determined by public voting.

Stars: Andrew Günsberg, Marcia Hines, James Mathison, Mark Holden

Votes: 219

24. Cupcakes (I) (2013)

Not Rated | 92 min | Comedy, Music

6.0
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64 Metascore

In Tel Aviv, six friends who are appalled by the Israeli entry in the UniverSong competition record their own song on a mobile phone, then are shocked to learn their recording is selected as Israel's entry for next year's competition.

Director: Eytan Fox | Stars: Dana Ivgy, Keren Berger, Yael Bar-Zohar, Efrat Dor

Votes: 530 | Gross: $0.01M

25. Bukas luluhod ang mga tala (1984)

132 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.5
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A Singer Who Rises From Rags To Riches Must Regain Back Whatever She Has And To Turn The Tables Upon Those Who Haved Wronged Her.She Promised That When She And Her Family Rises From Poverty... See full summary »

Director: Emmanuel H. Borlaza | Stars: Sharon Cuneta, Eddie Rodriguez, Raymond Lauchengco, Lani Mercado

Votes: 20

26. Rhythm on the Range (1936)

Approved | 87 min | Action, Music, Romance

6.3
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Cowboy Jeff Larabee returns from the east and meets Doris Halloway, a young girl, that he regards as a vagabond, till he learns that she's the owner of the farm where he works. He tries to ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Bing Crosby, Frances Farmer, Bob Burns, Martha Raye

Votes: 276

27. Holiday Hotel (1978)

110 min | Comedy

5.9
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A seaside hotel is the theater for sex, first love and deceptions among parents and their children.

Director: Michel Lang | Stars: Sophie Barjac, Myriam Boyer, Daniel Ceccaldi, Michèle Grellier

Votes: 221

28. Arabian Nights: Volume 3 - The Enchanted One (2015)

Not Rated | 125 min | Drama

6.5
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80 Metascore

The final trilogy of adaptation of Arabian Nights story by the structure in Portugal modern life between 2013-2014 in three chapter.

Director: Miguel Gomes | Stars: Crista Alfaiate, Américo Silva, Amar Bounachada, Lionel Franc

Votes: 982 | Gross: $0.00M

29. Veera (1994)

240 min | Action, Comedy

6.6
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The hero falls in love with a girl and learns music for her. The girl's house is destroyed in a cyclone and the hero believes the girl is dead. He goes to the city and marries another woman... See full summary »

Director: Suresh Krishna | Stars: Rajinikanth, Meena, Roja, Charlie

Votes: 465

30. Britain's Got the Pop Factor... and Possibly a New Celebrity Jesus Christ Soapstar Superstar Strictly on Ice (2008 TV Movie)

120 min | Comedy, Music

6.9
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Cat Deely hosts the epic 'live' final of Britain's Got the Pop Factor, where musical acts R Wayne, 2 Up 2 Down and Geraldine battle it out for their own record deal and an automatic entry ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Kay | Stars: Peter Kay, Karl Lucas, Judith Alexander, Rick Astley

Votes: 583

31. Rock the Cradle (2008– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Music

5.6
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Children of rock stars perform for judges and votes in this reality competition.

Stars: Ryan Devlin, Lucy Walsh, Ashley Miers, Erica Ferlito

Votes: 38

32. Pag-asa (1951)

Drama, Romance

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Celing (played by Priscilla Cellona in her first starring role) and her kid brother Piding (Ike Jarlego Jr) are recently orphaned and they come to Manila to find work in the home of their ... See full summary »

Director: Lamberto V. Avellana | Stars: Priscilla Cellona, Armando Goyena, Ike Jarlego Jr., Rosa Aguirre

33. Vocea Romaniei (2011– )

Reality-TV

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Four famous musicians search for the best voices in Romania and will coach these aspiring singers to become artists. They have their backs turned to them and if a coach likes the voice they... See full summary »

Stars: Pavel Bartos, Smiley, Loredana Groza, Marius Moga

Votes: 23

34. Born to Love You (2012)

105 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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Joey (Angeline Quinto) and Rex (Coco Martin) find themselves attracted to each other at a Korean wedding. They soon learn of their many differences. With Rex's emotional baggage, Joey ... See full summary »

Director: Jerome Chavez Pobocan | Stars: Coco Martin, Angeline Quinto, Albert Martinez, Eula Valdez

Votes: 50

35. Deutschland sucht den Superstar (2002– )

60 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

2.0
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This is the German version of the British success Pop idol and the American Idol show in the US.

Stars: Dieter Bohlen, Marco Schreyl, Michelle, Carsten Spengemann

Votes: 545

36. Kingi (2015– )

Comedy, Music

4.8
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Kingi is a finnish tv serie that make fun about singing competitions like Idols and known stars

Stars: Jaakko Saariluoma, Aku Hirviniemi, Antti Holma, Krista Kosonen

Votes: 90

37. Transistor Love Story (2001)

Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.3
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Phaen is a suburban young man with a great love for music. He never misses a chance to show off his voice at temple fairs in his village. It is at one of the fairs that he meets and falls ... See full summary »

Director: Pen-Ek Ratanaruang | Stars: Supakorn Kitsuwon, Siriyakorn Pukkavesh, Black Phomtong, Somlek Sakdikul

Votes: 794

38. Idols (II) (2003– )

55 min | Game-Show, Music

3.7
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Stars: Jone Nikula, Ellen Jokikunnas, Asko Kallonen, Anni Hautala

Votes: 90

39. Mother (1952)

PG-13 | 98 min | Drama

7.6
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A teenaged girl witnesses her widowed mother's attempt to sustain her family.

Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Kinuyo Tanaka, Kyôko Kagawa, Eiji Okada, Akihiko Katayama

Votes: 545

40. X Factor (I) (2008– )

Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

4.2
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Danish version of the X Factor format, promoted as the ultimate talent show.

Stars: Thomas Blachman, Remee, Lina Rafn, Lise Rønne

Votes: 110

41. Pik pak boom (1988)

110 min | Comedy, Romance

7.4
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Director: Leroy Salvador | Stars: Herbert Bautista, Dingdong Avanzado, Bing Loyzaga, Regine Velasquez

Votes: 7

42. Så ska det låta (1997– )

Game-Show, Music

5.4
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Stars: Peter Harryson, Anders Berglund, Peter Settman, Robert Wells

Votes: 132

43. Panya Raenu (2011)

Comedy, Drama, Music

6.4
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Set in a village in Northeastern Thailand, "Panya Raenu" is a story of friendship and dream that centers on a young boy named Panya who has a talent to sing, but who is too poor to afford a... See full summary »

Director: Bin Bunluerit | Stars: Chothiwat Phonratsamee, Suthida Hongsa, Salinee Duangta, Yeong Lookyee

Votes: 36

44. Camino de Guanajuato (1955)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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Director: Rafael Baledón | Stars: Lola Beltrán, José Alfredo Jiménez, Demetrio González, María Gentil Arcos

Votes: 8

45. Mga munting tinig (2002)

109 min | Drama

6.9
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58 Metascore

A young idealistic teacher enters her kids in a city choral competition. A victory there would not only gain funds for the school, but prove to these children of poverty how even they can afford to hope.

Director: Gil Portes | Stars: Alessandra de Rossi, Dexter Doria, Gina Alajar, Amy Austria

Votes: 120

46. Tawag ng tanghalan (1958)

Comedy, Musical

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CHEER the Real Champions you'll laugh till you scream when they love and they sing.

Director: Tony Cayado | Stars: Amalia Fuentes, Juancho Gutierrez, Susan Roces, Romeo Vasquez

47. Pinoy Idol (2008– )

Game-Show, Music

5.5
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Stars: Raymond Gutierrez, Wyngard Tracy, Ogie Alcasid, Jolina Magdangal

Votes: 8

48. Saan nagtatago si happiness? (2006)

83 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

7.3
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Crazy and heartwarming! Finding happiness isn't part of Tikyo's everyday plan. For him, at the age of 50, nothing is as simple as selling sorbetes, his only source of living. Everything's ... See full summary »

Director: Florida Bautista | Stars: Andy Bais, Mica Torre, Caridad Sanchez, Nanette Inventor

Votes: 6

50. Bituing marikit (1957)

Comedy, Musical, Romance

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Director: Carlos Vander Tolosa | Stars: Dolphy, Amalia Fuentes, Juancho Gutierrez, Daisy Romualdez



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