Best Music Movies of 2009

1.

Crazy Heart

5.2
7.2/10 IMDB

When reporter, Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake—an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend—they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving grace in a life with Jean and her young son.

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Colin Farrell, Robert Duvall, Paul Herman, Tom Bower, Brian Gleason, J. Michael Oliva, Beth Grant ..
Directed by: Scott Cooper
Release date: 2009-12-16
2.

This Is It

5.2
7.2/10 IMDB

A compilation of interviews, rehearsals and backstage footage of Michael Jackson as he prepared for his series of sold-out shows in London.

Starring: Michael Jackson, Orianthi, Kenny Ortega, Dorian Holley, Patrick Woodroffe, Bashiri Johnson, Mo Pleasure, Jonathan Moffett, Tommy Organ, Jasmine Alveran ..
Directed by: Kenny Ortega
Release date: 2009-10-28
3.

The Soloist

5.0
6.7/10 IMDB

A Los Angeles journalist befriends a homeless Juilliard-trained musician, while looking for a new article for the paper.

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Jamie Foxx, Catherine Keener, Tom Hollander, Nelsan Ellis, Michael Bunin, LisaGay Hamilton, Rachael Harris, Stephen Root, Lorraine Toussaint ..
Directed by: Joe Wright
Release date: 2009-04-24
4.

Notorious

4.9
6.7/10 IMDB

NOTORIOUS is the story of Christopher Wallace. Through raw talent and sheer determination, Wallace transforms himself from Brooklyn street hustler (once selling crack to pregnant women) to one of the greatest rappers of all time; THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G. Follow his meteoric rise to fame and his refusal to succumb to expectations - redefining our notion of "The American Dream."

Starring: Jamal Woolard, Derek Luke, Naturi Naughton, Anthony Mackie, Antonique Smith, Angela Bassett, Marc John Jefferies, C.J. Wallace, Dennis L.A. White, Mohamed Dione ..
Directed by: George Tillman, Jr.
Release date: 2009-01-16
5.

Hannah Montana: The Movie

4.4
4.4/10 IMDB

As Hannah Montana's popularity begins to take over her life, Miley Stewart, on the urging from her father takes a trip to her hometown of Crowley Corners, Tennessee to get some perspective on what matters in life the most.

Starring: Miley Cyrus, Billy Ray Cyrus, Emily Osment, Jason Earles, Taylor Swift, Lucas Till, Mitchel Musso, Moisés Arias, Vanessa Williams, Margo Martindale ..
Directed by: Peter Chelsom
Release date: 2009-04-10
6.

Bandslam

4.4
6.3/10 IMDB

A high school social outcast and the popular girl bond through a shared love of music.

Starring: Vanessa Hudgens, Aly Michalka, Gaelan Connell, Lisa Kudrow, Scott Porter, Ryan Donowho, Charlie Saxton, Tim Jo, Elvy Yost, Lisa Chung ..
Directed by: Todd Graff
Release date: 2009-08-06
7.

Nine

4.3
5.8/10 IMDB

Arrogant, self-centered movie director Guido Contini finds himself struggling to find meaning, purpose, and a script for his latest film endeavor. With only a week left before shooting begins, he desperately searches for answers and inspiration from his wife, his mistress, his muse, and his mother.

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Marion Cotillard, Penélope Cruz, Nicole Kidman, Judi Dench, Sophia Loren, Kate Hudson, Fergie, Ricky Tognazzi, Enzo Cilenti ..
Directed by: Rob Marshall
Release date: 2009-12-03
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8.

Battle for Milkquarious

3.8
7.8/10 IMDB

When the world's muscle building milk is stolen, it takes a strong man to fight back.

Starring: Joe Hursley, Tiffany Elle, Gichi Gamba, Drue Delio, Sonya Millen, Sabrina Millen ..
Directed by: Tom Kuntz
Release date: 2009-10-10
9.

Fame

3.8
5.0/10 IMDB

An updated version of the 1980 musical, which centered on the students of the New York Academy of Performing Arts.

Starring: Kay Panabaker, Naturi Naughton, Kherington Payne, Megan Mullally, Walter Perez, Asher Book, Krystal Ellsworth, Anna Maria Perez de Tagle, Tiffany Espensen ..
Directed by: Kevin Tancharoen
Release date: 2009-01-01
10.

Beyoncé: I Am... Yours

3.8
8.5/10 IMDB

Filmed at the Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas, this extraordinary concert features performances of over 30 songs from Beyoncé’s three multi-platinum solo releases, Destiny’s Child catalog and a few surprises. This amazing concert includes the #1 hits, “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It),” “If I Were A Boy,” “Halo,” “Sweet Dreams” and showcases a gut-wrenching performance of “That’s Why You’re Beautiful.” Included on "I AM... YOURS An Intimate Performance At Wynn Las Vegas," is a biographical storytelling woven between many songs and exclusive behind-the-scenes footage. "I AM... YOURS An Intimate Performance At Wynn Las Vegas" is Beyoncé’s first live CD and fans can also consider the release a greatest hits collection.

Starring: Beyoncé Knowles ..
Directed by: Nick Wickham
Release date: 2009-11-23

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