Best Music Movies of 2019 (So Far)

1.

Rocketman

5.7
7.7/10

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

Starring: Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, Bryce Dallas Howard, Gemma Jones
Directed by: Dexter Fletcher
Release date: 2019-05-22
2.

The Dirt

5.1
7.0/10

The story of Mötley Crüe and their rise from the Sunset Strip club scene of the early 1980s to superstardom.

Starring: Douglas Booth, Machine Gun Kelly, Iwan Rheon, Daniel Webber, Tony Cavalero
Directed by: Jeff Tremaine
Release date: 2019-03-22
3.

Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé

4.9
7.5/10

This intimate, in-depth look at Beyoncé's celebrated 2018 Coachella performance reveals the emotional road from creative concept to cultural movement.

Starring: Beyoncé Knowles, Jay-Z, Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams, Solange Knowles
Directed by: Beyoncé Knowles
Release date: 2019-04-17
4.

Wild Rose

3.9
7.5/10

A young Scottish singer, Rose-Lynn Harlan, dreams of making it as a country artist in Nashville after being released from prison.

Starring: Jessie Buckley, Sophie Okonedo, Julie Walters, Jamie Sives, James Harkness
Directed by: Tom Harper
Release date: 2019-04-12
5.

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese

3.4
8.3/10

Part documentary, part concert film, part fever dream, this film captures the troubled spirit of America in 1975 and the joyous music that Dylan performed during the fall of that year.

Starring: Bob Dylan, Allen Ginsberg, Joan Baez, Scarlet Rivera, Patti Smith
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Release date: 2019-06-11
6.

Teen Spirit

3.4
7.1/10

A shy teenager living on the Isle of Wight dreams of pop stardom. With the help of an unlikely mentor, she enters a singing competition that will test her integrity, talent, and ambition.

Starring: Elle Fanning, Rebecca Hall, Zlatko Buri?, Millie Brady, Agnieszka Grochowska
Directed by: Max Minghella
Release date: 2019-04-12
7.

Her Smell

3.4
6.2/10

A self-destructive punk rocker struggles with sobriety while trying to recapture the creative inspiration that led her band to success.

Starring: Elisabeth Moss, Cara Delevingne, Dan Stevens, Amber Heard, Agyness Deyn
Directed by: Alex Ross Perry
Release date: 2019-04-12
8.

Amazing Grace

3.3
7.8/10

The late director Sydney Pollack's behind-the-scenes documentary about the recording of Aretha Franklin's best-selling album Amazing Grace finally sees the light of day more than four decades after the original footage was shot.

Starring: Aretha Franklin, Sydney Pollack, James Cleveland, Reverand James Cleveland, C.L. Franklin
Directed by: Sydney Pollack, Alan Elliott
Release date: 2019-04-05
9.

Woodstock: Three Days that Defined a Generation

1.7
7.7/10

50 years after the legendary fest, Barak Goodman’s electric retelling of Woodstock, from the point of view of those who were on the ground, evokes the freedom, passion, community, and joy the three-day music festival created.

Starring: Joan Baez, David Crosby, Wavy Gravy, Richie Havens, Stephen Stills
Directed by: Barak Goodman, Jamila Ephron
Release date: 2019-05-24
10.

Boyz in the Wood

1.7
7.6/10
Boyz in the Wood
A wildly satirical coming-of-age adventure set in the Scottish Highlands, Boyz in the Wood is an anarchic cocktail of generational politics, hip-hop loving farmers, and hallucinogenic rabbit shites.
Starring: Eddie Izzard, Kate Dickie, James Cosmo, Kevin Guthrie, Jonathan Aris
Directed by: Ninian Doff
Release date: 2019-03-08
11.

Revival!

1.7
7.6/10

A unique visual and musical experience based on the Gospel of John. Originally a Passion play, it freely blends elements of stage and cinema, creating a fresh take on this well known story.

Starring: Harry Lennix, Chaka Khan, Roland Buck III, Dawnn Lewis, Mali Music
Release date: 2019-04-19
12.

Pavarotti

1.7
7.4/10

Featuring never-before-seen footage, concert performances and intimate interviews, filmmaker Ron Howard examines the life and career of famed opera tenor Luciano Pavarotti.

Starring: Luciano Pavarotti
Directed by: Ron Howard
Release date: 2019-06-04
13.

Echo in the Canyon

1.5
6.9/10

A look at the roots of the historic music scene in L.A.'s Laurel Canyon featuring the music of iconic music groups such as The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield, and The Mamas and the Papas.

Starring: Jakob Dylan, Tom Petty, Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr, Stephen Stills
Directed by: Andrew Slater
Release date: 2019-05-24
14.

Still Ill: 25 Years of 'Ill Communication'

0.0
0/10
Still Ill: 25 Years of 'Ill Communication'
The Beastie Boys look back on a period of the group's history that spanned from their groundbreaking 1989 album "Paul's Boutique" to the Lollapalooza tour supporting "Ill Communication."
Starring: Michael Diamond, Adam Horovitz, Mario Caldato Jr., Mark Nishita, Adam Yauch
Release date: 2019-05-30
15.

A Drone Opera

0.0
0/10

A self-contained and uniquely seductive world featuring custom built drones with live video feeds, laser set-design, opera singers and an original libretto that combines to drive a narrative of desire, fear and destruction.

Directed by: Matthew Sleeth
Release date: 2019-06-06
16.

Dear Mama: A Love Letter to Mom

0.0
0/10
Dear Mama: A Love Letter to Mom
VH1's annual Mother's Day celebration salutes moms everywhere. Anthony Anderson and La La Anthony hosted the event, which included performances by Ashanti, Monica, Luke James, H.E.R., Shai and SWV. T.I. paid tribute to the women in his life, including his wife Tameka "Tiny" Harris, and on behalf of the #SeeHer movement, Ciara honored moms who've made strides in advertising and media.
Starring: Anthony Anderson, La La Anthony, Ashanti, T.I., Ciara
Directed by: Sandra Restrepo
Release date: 2019-05-06
17.

About Mermaids And Sailors

0.0
0/10
About Mermaids And Sailors
A dark musical about Iara, an ordinary girl who starts to work in a mental institution for women.
Starring: Logan Freeman, Nella S. Fortunato, Cora Matheson, Emily Raquel, Chris Kelly
Directed by: Will Falks
Release date: 2019-06-07
18.

The Lonely Island Presents: The Unauthorized Bash Brothers Experience

0.0
0/10
The Lonely Island Presents: The Unauthorized Bash Brothers Experience
The Lonely Island spoofs Jose Canseco and Mark McGwire in this visual rap album set in the Bash Brothers' 1980s heyday.
Starring: Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone, Hannah Simone, Jenny Slate
Directed by: Akiva Schaffer, Mike Diva
Release date: 2019-05-23
19.

Beats

0.0
0/10

An agoraphobic hip-hop prodigy and a disgraced former music manager cross paths in Chicago’s South Side and help each other face demons of their pasts.

Starring: Khalil Everage, Anthony Anderson, Uzo Aduba, Emayatzy Corinealdi
Directed by: Chris Robinson
Release date: 2019-06-19
20.

Mayday Life

0.0
8.1/10

Mayday LIFE TOUR is linked by four distinct segments and the story is unveiled in “Yesterday’s Rumbling Fun”.

Starring: Ashin, Monster Wen, Shih Chin-Hang, Matthew Yen-Shen Tsai, Liu Kuan-Yu
Directed by: Muh Chen
Release date: 2019-05-24

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