Most Popular Music Feature Films
Straight Outta Compton
The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood. Dir: F. Gary Gray With: O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell Biography | Drama | History | Music 147 mins.
An exploration of the life and music of Miles Davis. Dir: Don Cheadle With: Don Cheadle, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Ewan McGregor Biography | Drama | Music 100 mins.
A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential. Dir: Damien Chazelle With: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist Drama | Music 107 mins.
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. Dir: Jason Moore With: Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson Comedy | Music | Romance 112 mins.
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip
Through a series of misunderstandings, Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend in Miami...and dump them. They have three days to get to him and stop the proposal, saving themselves not only from losing Dave but possibly from gaining a terrible stepbrother. Dir: Walt Becker With: Jason Lee, Jesica Ahlberg, Josh Green Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Music 92 mins.
Pitch Perfect 2
After a humiliating command performance at The Kennedy Center, the Barden Bellas enter an international competition that no American group has ever won in order to regain their status and right to perform. Dir: Elizabeth Banks With: Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld Comedy | Music 115 mins.
Magic Mike XXL
Three years after Mike bowed out of the stripper life at the top of his game, he and the remaining Kings of Tampa hit the road to Myrtle Beach to put on one last blow-out performance. Dir: Gregory Jacobs With: Channing Tatum, Joe Manganiello, Matt Bomer Comedy | Drama | Music 115 mins.
Rock the Kasbah
A down-on-his-luck music manager discovers a teenage girl with an extraordinary voice while on a music tour in Afghanistan and takes her to Kabul to compete on the popular television show, Afghan Star. Dir: Barry Levinson With: Bill Murray, Leem Lubany, Zooey Deschanel Comedy | Music | War 106 mins.
School of Rock
After being kicked out of a rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of a strict elementary private school, only to try and turn it into a rock band. Dir: Richard Linklater With: Jack Black, Mike White, Joan Cusack Comedy | Music 108 mins.
We Are Your Friends
Caught between a forbidden romance and the expectations of his friends, aspiring DJ Cole Carter attempts to find the path in life that leads to fame and fortune. Dir: Max Joseph With: Zac Efron, Wes Bentley, Emily Ratajkowski Drama | Music | Romance 96 mins.
Tyler Gage receives the opportunity of a lifetime after vandalizing a performing arts school, gaining him the chance to earn a scholarship and dance with an up and coming dancer, Nora. Dir: Anne Fletcher With: Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Damaine Radcliff Crime | Drama | Music | Romance 104 mins.
Inside Llewyn Davis
A week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. Dir: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen With: Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman Drama | Music 104 mins.
Spending the summer at a Catskills resort with her family, Frances "Baby" Houseman falls in love with the camp's dance instructor, Johnny Castle. Dir: Emile Ardolino With: Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey, Jerry Orbach Drama | Music | Romance 100 mins.
City teenager Ren MacCormack moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace. Dir: Craig Brewer With: Kenny Wormald, Julianne Hough, Dennis Quaid Comedy | Drama | Music | Romance 113 mins.
I Saw the Light
The story of the country-western singer Hank Williams, who in his brief life created one of the greatest bodies of work in American music. The film chronicles his rise to fame and its tragic effect on his health and personal life. Dir: Marc Abraham With: Elizabeth Olsen, Tom Hiddleston, David Krumholtz Biography | Drama | Music 123 mins.
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. Dir: Joel Coen With: George Clooney, John Turturro, Tim Blake Nelson Comedy | Crime | Music 106 mins.
If I Stay
Life changes in an instant for young Mia Hall after a car accident puts her in a coma. During an out-of-body experience, she must decide whether to wake up and live a life far different than she had imagined. The choice is hers if she can go on. Dir: R.J. Cutler With: Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Jamie Blackley Drama | Fantasy | Music | Romance 107 mins.
Jem and the Holograms
As a small-town girl catapults from underground video sensation to global superstar, she and her three sisters begin a journey of discovering that some talents are too special to keep hidden. Dir: Jon M. Chu With: Aubrey Peeples, Stefanie Scott, Aurora Perrineau Adventure | Drama | Fantasy | Music 118 mins.
The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum. Dir: Milos Forman With: F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge Biography | Drama | Music 160 mins.
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. Dir: Curtis Hanson With: Eminem, Brittany Murphy, Kim Basinger Drama | Music 110 mins.
A chance encounter between a disgraced music-business executive and a young singer-songwriter new to Manhattan turns into a promising collaboration between the two talents. Dir: John Carney With: Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, Adam Levine Drama | Music 104 mins.
Ladies in Lavender
Two sisters befriend a mysterious foreigner who washes up on the beach of their 1930's Cornish seaside village. Dir: Charles Dance With: Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Daniel Brühl Drama | Music | Mystery | Romance 104 mins.
A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies it on their concert tour. Dir: Cameron Crowe With: Billy Crudup, Patrick Fugit, Kate Hudson Adventure | Comedy | Drama | Music 122 mins.
Ricki and the Flash
A musician who gave up everything for her dream of rock-and-roll stardom returns home, looking to make things right with her family. Dir: Jonathan Demme With: Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Mamie Gummer Comedy | Drama | Music 101 mins.
A small-town girl ventures to Los Angeles and finds her place in a neo-burlesque club run by a former dancer. Dir: Steve Antin With: Cher, Christina Aguilera, Alan Cumming Drama | Music | Romance 119 mins.