Best Music Movies of 2013

1.

Begin Again

6.0
7.4/10 IMDB

A long-lost music producer finds a singer-songwriter right about the moment he has given up all hope on life.

Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Keira Knightley, Adam Levine, Hailee Steinfeld, Catherine Keener, James Corden, Yasiin Bey, Aya Cash, Maddie Corman, Karen Pittman ..
Directed by: John Carney
Release date: 2013-09-07
2.

Sound City

5.5
7.8/10 IMDB

The history of Sound City and their huge recording device; exploring how digital change has allowed 'people that have no place' in music to become stars. It follows former Nirvana drummer and Foo Fighter David Grohl as he attempts to resurrect the studio back to former glories.

Starring: Trent Reznor, Tom Petty, Mick Fleetwood, Dave Grohl, John Fogerty, Rivers Cuomo, Taylor Hawkins, Barry Manilow, Stevie Nicks, Krist Novoselic ..
Directed by: Dave Grohl
Release date: 2013-01-18
3.

20 Feet from Stardom

5.4
7.4/10 IMDB

Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we've had no idea who these singers are or what lives they lead, until now.

Starring: Darlene Love, Lisa Fischer, Merry Clayton, Judith Hill, Claudia Lennear, Tata Vega, Patti Austin, Mick Jagger, Stevvi Alexander, Bette Midler ..
Directed by: Morgan Neville
Release date: 2013-06-14
4.

Metallica: Through the Never

5.1
7.2/10 IMDB

Trip, a young roadie for Metallica, is sent on an urgent mission during the band's show. But what seems like a simple assignment turns into a surreal adventure.

Starring: Dane DeHaan, Mackenzie Gray, James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, Toby Hargrave, Robert Trujillo ..
Directed by: Nimród Antal
Release date: 2013-09-25
5.

One Chance

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

This film follows the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night.

Starring: James Corden, Alexandra Roach, Julie Walters, Colm Meaney, Jemima Rooper, Mackenzie Crook, Trystan Gravelle, Sion Tudor Owen, Alex MacQueen, Miriam Lucia ..
Directed by: David Frankel
Release date: 2013-09-09
6.

One Direction: This Is Us

4.2
4.2/10 IMDB

Go behind the scenes during One Directions sell out "Take Me Home" tour and experience life on the road.

Starring: Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Simon Cowell, Martin Scorsese, Chris Rock, Jon Shone, Dan Richards ..
Directed by: Morgan Spurlock
Release date: 2013-08-30
Best Music Movies of 2013 : Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem
7.

Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem

4.1
8.1/10 IMDB

While Toki and Abigail remain in the clutches of Magnus Hammersmith and the Metal Masked Assassin, the remaining members of Dethklok carry on with their lives while pretending not to care. But as their guilt mounts and their fans become increasingly restless with Toki's absence, they realize that they must find a way to rescue their brother.

Starring: Jack Black, Mark Hamill, Mike Keneally, Malcolm McDowell, Brendon Small, Brendon Small, Victor Brandt ..
Directed by: Mark Brooks
Release date: 2013-10-27
Best Music Movies of 2013 : Whiplash
8.

Whiplash

4.1
7.8/10 IMDB

A ferocious, bullying music teacher teaches a dedicated student. This is the 18 min short film that the feature film was based on.

Starring: Johnny Simmons, J.K. Simmons, Nate Lang, C.J. Vana ..
Directed by: Damien Chazelle
Release date: 2013-01-18
Best Music Movies of 2013 : Carrie Underwood: The Blown Away Tour Live
9.

Carrie Underwood: The Blown Away Tour Live

4.0
9.2/10 IMDB

Pollstar's Top Female Country Touring Artist of 2012, six-time Grammy-winner Carrie Underwood brings her sold-out Blown Away Tour to DVD. Filmed in concert this past March, The Blown Away Tour: Live includes a dozen of Carrie's #1 singles, with such favorites as 'Before He Cheats,' 'Jesus, Take the Wheel,' 'Two Black Cadillacs,' and the album title track that inspired her tour name, 'Blown Away.'

Starring: Carrie Underwood ..
Directed by: Christian Lamb
Release date: 2013-08-13
Best Music Movies of 2013 : David Bowie: Five Years
10.

David Bowie: Five Years

4.0
7.7/10 IMDB

Featuring a wealth of previously unseen archive, this film looks at how Bowie continually evolved: from Ziggy Stardust to the Soul Star of Young Americans, to the ‘Thin White Duke’. It explores his regeneration in Berlin with the critically acclaimed album Heroes, his triumph with Scary Monsters and his global success with Let’s Dance. With interviews with all his closest collaborators, David Bowie - Five Years presents a unique account of why Bowie has become an ‘icon of our times’.

Starring: Tony Visconti, Nile Rodgers, Brian Eno, Robert Fripp ..
Directed by: Francis Whately
Release date: 2013-05-25

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