Most Popular "Based On Song" Titles
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1. Convoy (1978)
PG | 110 min | Action, Drama
Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.
2. Hudson Hawk (1991)
R | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A cat burglar is forced to steal Da Vinci works of art for a world domination plot.
3. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)
PG | 113 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Small town band hits it big, but they must battle a nefarious plot in the music industry.
4. Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964 TV Movie)
TV-G | 47 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them.
5. Yellow Submarine (1968)
G | 85 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
The Beatles agree to accompany Captain Fred in his Yellow Submarine and go to Pepperland to free it from the music hating Blue Meanies.
6. Strangeland (1998)
R | 85 min | Horror, Thriller
The place is Helverton, Colorado, a town of about 350,000 people. 15-year-old Genevieve Gage and her best friend Tiana Moore are typical teenagers who spend a lot of time surfing the ... See full summary »
8. Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010)
135 min | Biography, Drama, Music
A glimpse at the life of French singer Serge Gainsbourg, from growing up in 1940s Nazi-occupied Paris through his successful song-writing years in the 1960s to his death in 1991 at the age of 62.
9. Born in East L.A. (1987)
R | 85 min | Comedy
When a native-born American citizen of Mexican descent is mistakenly deported to Mexico, he has to risk everything to get back home.
11. Ode to Billy Joe (1976)
PG | 105 min | Drama
Billy Joe confesses his love to the lovely Bobbi Lee only to cover his growing fear that he may, in fact, be homosexual. One night, at a barn dance, he gets a little drunk and rather than ... See full summary »
12. The Legend of Tom Dooley (1959)
79 min | Drama, Western
Based on a popular song, this is the tale of a Rebel soldier at the close of the Civil War, who is pursued by a carpet-bagger lawman.
13. Frosty the Snowman (1969 TV Short)
TV-G | 25 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat.
14. Harper Valley P.T.A. (1978)
PG | 93 min | Comedy
Stella Johnson is a single mother living in the town of Harper Valley. Now most of the townspeople, particularly on the PTA board, think that she is a little too liberal and liberated for ... See full summary »
15. Purple People Eater (1988)
PG | 90 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
A kid plays the old novelty song "Purple People Eater" and the creature actually appears. The two then proceed to help an elderly couple who are being evicted by their greedy landlord.
16. Kenny Rogers as The Gambler (1980 TV Movie)
94 min | Western
Brady Hawkes, The Gambler, receives a letter from his son indicating he needs help. This sends Brady to the rescue. Along the way Brady meets up with Billy Montana, a young man who thinks ... See full summary »
17. Puff the Magic Dragon (1978 TV Short)
30 min | Animation, Short, Family
A friendly dragon comes to help a non-communicative boy overcome his debilitating fears.
18. The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw (1991 TV Movie)
240 min | Western
The Gambler Brady Hawkes is back and he's about to lose his primary means of livelihood, when a law banning gambling is about to be passed. But in honor of that there's going to be one last... See full summary »
19. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie (1998)
G | 83 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
When Rudolph is born with a red nose he is bullied through out his younger years, but when Stormella closes her bridge of to the public and threaten to put Santa out of business for good ... See full summary »
20. Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976 TV Movie)
60 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy
Rudolph must find for Happy, the baby New Year, before midnight, New Year's Eve.
21. Coward of the County (1981 TV Movie)
95 min | Drama
A life-long yellow-belly who made a deathbed promise to his father to be a pacifist seeks bloody revenge on the men who gang raped his wife.
23. Let the Love Begin (2005)
Their paths always cross but they never seem to meet. Eric is a very smart young man. Though he doesn't have the financial capabilities, he is strong-willed to succeed. He even takes a job ... See full summary »
24. The Little Drummer Boy (1968 TV Short)
25 min | Family, Short, Animation
An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem.
25. Copacabana (1985 TV Movie)
96 min | Musical
Singer Tony loves dancer Lola in 1940s New York, but sinister Rico brings her to his nightclub in Havana.
26. Big Bad John (1990)
PG-13 | 92 min | Action, Drama
Jimmy Dean's popular 1950 song is translated into a feature length movie about a young couple who elopes to escape the girl's evil stepfather.
28. Gambler V: Playing for Keeps (1994 TV Movie)
91 min | Western
Brady Hawkes has to run to his son's rescue once again in this continuation of the Gambler stories. Jeremiah is now a young man who has become involved with Butch Cassidy and the Sundance ... See full summary »
Writers: Jim Byrnes, Cort Casady, Frank Q. Dobbs, David S. Cass Sr., Kelly Junkerman, Caleb Pirtle III, Don Schlitz | Director: Jack Bender | Stars: Kenny Rogers, Scott Paulin, Brett Cullen, Mariska Hargitay
29. Christmas with a Capital C (2011)
Comedy, Drama, Family
An attorney returns to his small home town in Alaska and quickly rocks the boat by getting an injunction against the nativity display tradition and attacking Christmas.
30. The Reunion (I) (2012)
Four young men who were friends in high school reunite several years later to discover that they all have failed professionally and their love lives haven't really gone anywhere. They go on... See full summary »
31. Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (2000 Video)
TV-G | 51 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
As if young Jake Spankenheimer doesn't have enough problems on Christmas Eve, he has to help his mom and dad prevent mean-spirited cousin Mel from taking ownership of the family store. When... See full summary »
32. Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (1979 TV Movie)
TV-G | 90 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy
Long ago the Lady Borealis placed the evil Winterbolt under a magic spell, and put the last of her magic into the nose of a newborn reindeer: Rudolph. But now Winterbolt's awake. He gives ... See full summary »
34. Sir Henry at Rawlinson End (1980)
71 min | Comedy
The very eccentric English peer Sir Henry Rawlinson attempts, with the help of his mad family & servants, to exorcise the ghost of his brother Humbert.
35. Mr. Suave: Hoy! Hoy! Hoy! Hoy! Hoy! Hoy! (2003)
100 min | Comedy, Romance
Rico Suave (Vhong Navarro) is the ultimate ladies' man. In the bayside market where he works, he is constantly grilled by his four quirky friends (collectively known as the F-Poor) for "... See full summary »
36. Kenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure Continues (1983 TV Movie)
195 min | Western
Brady Hawkes, Billy Montana, and Jeremiah Hawkes are on a train bound for a huge gambling event when the train is taken over by a gang of vicious killers in search of money. As ransom, the ... See full summary »
37. Blue Valley Songbird (1999 TV Movie)
92 min | Drama, Musical
A popular Nashville performer wants national recognition, but is hampered by her controlling boy friend - manager and events from her past. Finally, by turning to her guitarist, she finds ... See full summary »
38. Kenny Rogers as The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues (1987 TV Movie)
240 min | Western
Brady Hawkes and Billy Montana join forces once again in this new adventure. This time around their goal is to help the Sioux fight the government and get the supplies they need. They also ... See full summary »
39. Ode (1999)
48 min | Drama, Romance
"Tallahatchie Bridge": With those two simple words, the powerful images of a lost innocence, a murky river and a mysterious suicide spring to mind. Scorning the demands of her overbearing ... See full summary »
41. Manuelita (1999)
G | 86 min | Adventure, Musical, Animation
Animated Argentine film about a young girl turtle who gets lost on a balloon trip.
42. Single Bars, Single Women (1984 TV Movie)
100 min | Comedy, Drama
The story of shallow young people who gather at singles bars looking for action. In this film, they often find it.
43. Mule Train (1950)
Approved | 69 min | Western
Loosely based on Frankie Laine's popular record with the same title, Gene protects his friend's claim from badguy Sam Brady.
46. Station to Station (2014)
90 min | Music
Wearing his large headphones, The Listener, goes about his day by listening to music. A visual soundtrack, a study in listening as a series of scenes move from room to room, from song to song, to the final performance.