Best Music Movies of 2013

1.

Inside Llewyn Davis

6.0
7.5/10 IMDB

In Greenwich Village in the early 1960s, gifted but volatile folk musician Llewyn Davis struggles with money, relationships, and his uncertain future following the suicide of his singing partner.

Starring: Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman, Garrett Hedlund, Justin Timberlake, F. Murray Abraham, Robin Bartlett, Max Casella, Jerry Grayson, Adam Driver ..
Directed by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Release date: 2013-10-13
2.

Begin Again

6.0
7.4/10 IMDB

Gretta, a budding songwriter, finds herself alone after her boyfriend Dave ditches her. Her life gains purpose when Dan, a record label executive, notices her talent.

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
3.

Sound City

5.4
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
4.

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
5.

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
6.

Bo Burnham: What.

5.1
8.5/10 IMDB

Left brain and right brain duke it out and then belt out a tune in comedian Bo Burnham's quick and clever one-man show. As intelligent as he is lanky, Burnham cynically pokes at pop entertainment while offering unadulterated showmanship of his own.

Starring: Bo Burnham ..
Directed by: Christopher Storer, Bo Burnham
Release date: 2013-12-17
7.

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
Best Music Movies of 2013 : Whiplash
8.

Whiplash

4.9
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
9.

Teen Beach Movie

4.5
5.9/10 IMDB

Life's a beach for surfers Brady and McKenzie – until a rogue wave magically transports them inside the classic '60s beach party flick, "Wet Side Story," where a full-blown rivalry between bikers and surfers threatens to erupt. There, amidst a sea of surfing, singing and dancing, Brady and Mack accidentally change the storyline, and the film’s dreamy hero and heroine fall for them instead of for each other! Can our heroes get the plot back on track, or will they be trapped there forever?

Starring: Ross Lynch, Maia Mitchell, Grace Phipps, Garrett Clayton, John DeLuca, Chrissie Fit, Kevin Chamberlin, Steve Valentine, Jordan Fisher, Oskar Rodriguez ..
Directed by: Jeffrey Hornaday
Release date: 2013-08-07
Best Music Movies of 2013 : Psych: The Musical
10.

Psych: The Musical

4.4
8.2/10 IMDB

Shawn and Gus dive into a world that's equal parts mystery and melody to track down an escaped playwright mad man, Z, who six years earlier was deemed criminally insane after locking a critic in a back room of the theatre that he burnt to the ground.

Starring: James Roday Rodriguez, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson, Maggie Lawson, Kirsten Nelson, Corbin Bernsen, Anthony Rapp, Barry Bostwick, Brooke Lyons, Geoff Gustafson ..
Directed by: Steve Franks
Release date: 2013-12-15

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