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1. Ghostbusters (1984)

PG | 105 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

7.8
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67 Metascore

Three unemployed parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.

Writers: Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis | Director: Ivan Reitman | Stars: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis

2. Fantasia/2000 (1999)

G | 74 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

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59 Metascore

An update of the original film with new interpretations of great works of classical music.

Writers: Eric Goldberg, Hans Christian Andersen, Joe Grant, Perce Pearce, Carl Fallberg, Gaëtan Brizzi, Paul Brizzi, Don Hahn, David Reynolds, Irene Mecchi, Elena Driskill | Directors: James Algar, Gaëtan Brizzi, Paul Brizzi, Hendel Butoy, Francis Glebas, Eric Goldberg, Don Hahn, Pixote Hunt | Stars: James Levine, Steve Martin, Leopold Stokowski, Ralph Grierson

3. Kill La Kill (2013– )

25 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

8.2
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A young girl arrives at a school of superhumans to find out the truth behind her father's murder.

Stars: Zach Aguilar, Christine Marie Cabanos, Erica Mendez, David Vincent

4. Max Manus: Man of War (2008)

Not Rated | 118 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.4
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60 Metascore

The true story about one of the most brilliant saboteurs during World War II and his battle to overcome his inner demons.

Writer: Thomas Nordseth-Tiller | Directors: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg | Stars: Aksel Hennie, Agnes Kittelsen, Nicolai Cleve Broch, Ken Duken

5. The Early Years (2015)

Drama | Post-production

Fred and Mick, two old friends, are on vacation in an elegant hotel at the foot of the Alps. Fred, a composer and conductor, is now retired. Mick, a film director, is still working. They ... See full summary »

Writer: Paolo Sorrentino | Director: Paolo Sorrentino | Stars: Rachel Weisz, Jane Fonda, Michael Caine, Paul Dano

6. Immortal Beloved (1994)

R | 121 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.4
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The life and death of the legendary Ludwig van Beethoven. Beside all the work he is known for, the composer once wrote a famous love letter to a nameless beloved and the movie tries to find... See full summary »

Writer: Bernard Rose | Director: Bernard Rose | Stars: Gary Oldman, Jeroen Krabbé, Isabella Rossellini, Johanna ter Steege

7. Copying Beethoven (2006)

PG-13 | 104 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.8
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59 Metascore

A fictionalized account of the last year of Beethoven's life.

Writers: Stephen J. Rivele, Christopher Wilkinson | Director: Agnieszka Holland | Stars: Ed Harris, Diane Kruger, Matthew Goode, Ralph Riach

8. Maurice (1987)

R | 140 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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74 Metascore

After his lover rejects him, a young man trapped by the oppressiveness of Edwardian society tries to come to terms with and accept his sexuality.

Writers: E.M. Forster, Kit Hesketh-Harvey, James Ivory | Director: James Ivory | Stars: James Wilby, Rupert Graves, Hugh Grant, Denholm Elliott

9. Amy's Orgasm (2001)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Romance

5.3
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36 Metascore

Story of a 29-year-old Ivy League-educated, self-help author as she grudgingly falls for a shock-jock radio host with a reputation for hitting on his bimbo guests.

Writer: Julie Davis | Director: Julie Davis | Stars: Julie Davis, Nick Chinlund, Caroline Aaron, Mitchell Whitfield

10. Mr. Jones (1993)

R | 114 min | Drama, Romance

5.7
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The story about the relationship between a manic depressive man, Mr Jones, and the female doctor who takes more than a professional interest in his treatment.

Writers: Eric Roth, Michael Cristofer | Director: Mike Figgis | Stars: Richard Gere, Lena Olin, Anne Bancroft, Tom Irwin

11. Little Secrets (2001)

PG | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.6
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52 Metascore

Emily Lindstrom, 14, is an aspiring concert violinist; she's spending the summer practicing for a big audition while her girlfriends are at camp. She's also got a thriving neighborhood ... See full summary »

Writer: Jessica Barondes | Director: Blair Treu | Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Michael Angarano, David Gallagher, Vivica A. Fox

12. The Big Store (1941)

Passed | 83 min | Comedy, Musical

6.6
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A detective is hired to protect the life of a singer, who has recently inherited a department store, from the store's crooked manager.

Writers: Sid Kuller, Hal Fimberg, Ray Golden, Nat Perrin | Director: Charles Reisner | Stars: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Tony Martin

13. Unfaithfully Yours (1948)

Approved | 105 min | Comedy, Music

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Set to music, a symphony conductor envisions multiple possible scenarios for dealing with his wife's infidelity.

Writer: Preston Sturges | Director: Preston Sturges | Stars: Rex Harrison, Linda Darnell, Rudy Vallee, Barbara Lawrence

14. Lisztomania (1975)

R | 103 min | Biography, Comedy, Fantasy

6.5
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A send-up of the bawdy life of Romantic composer/piano virtuoso Franz Liszt, with ubiquitous phallic imagery and a good portion of the film devoted to Liszt's "friendship" with fellow ... See full summary »

Writer: Ken Russell | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Roger Daltrey, Sara Kestelman, Paul Nicholas, Ringo Starr

15. In Search of Beethoven (2009)

139 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.4
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71 Metascore

The first truly comprehensive feature length cinema documentary ever made about Beethoven. With over 60 live performances.

Director: Phil Grabsky | Stars: Emanuel Ax, Jonathan Biss, Riccardo Chailly, Alban Gerhardt

16. The Music Lovers (1970)

R | 123 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.2
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Piano teacher Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky struggles against his homosexuality by marrying, but unfortunately he chooses a nymphomaniac whom he cannot satisfy.

Writers: Melvyn Bragg, Catherine Drinker Bowen, Barbara von Meck | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Richard Chamberlain, Glenda Jackson, Max Adrian, Christopher Gable

17. Decasia (2002)

Not Rated | 70 min | Documentary

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67 Metascore

A meditation on the human quest to transcend physicality, constructed from decaying archival footage and set to an original symphonic score.

Writer: Bill Morrison | Director: Bill Morrison | Star: William S. Hart

18. Bride of the Wind (2001)

R | 99 min | Biography, Drama, Music

5.6
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35 Metascore

This movie is a biopic of Alma Mahler, the wife of composer Gustav Mahler (as well as Walter Gropius and Franz Werfel), and the mistress of Oskar Kokoschka.

Writer: Marilyn Levy | Director: Bruce Beresford | Stars: Sarah Wynter, Vincent Perez, Jonathan Pryce, Simon Verhoeven

19. Hangover Square (1945)

Approved | 77 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

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A promising classical musician finds his life poisoned by a music hall dancer -- and by the strange gaps in his memory.

Writers: Barré Lyndon, Patrick Hamilton | Director: John Brahm | Stars: Laird Cregar, Linda Darnell, George Sanders, Glenn Langan

20. Mahler (1974)

PG | 115 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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Both trifles and structure are tossed out the door by director Ken Russell in this film. Here, historical content matters not so much as metaphors, feelings, emotions, and interpretations, ... See full summary »

Writer: Ken Russell | Director: Ken Russell | Stars: Robert Powell, Georgina Hale, Lee Montague, Miriam Karlin

21. Lecture 21 (2008)

92 min | Drama

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A student takes a bizarre trip through the Italian Alps after being inspired by a professor's lecture on Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" from his Ninth Symphony.

Writer: Alessandro Baricco | Director: Alessandro Baricco | Stars: John Hurt, Noah Taylor, Leonor Watling, Clive Russell

22. In Search of Mozart (2006)

129 min | Documentary, Music

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67 Metascore

The life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

Writer: Phil Grabsky | Director: Phil Grabsky | Stars: Frank Adams-Brown, Debbie Arnold, Sean Barrett, John Davies

23. Tom and Jerry in the Hollywood Bowl (1950)

Approved | 8 min | Family, Animation, Comedy

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Tom is conducting a symphony at the Hollywood Bowl when Jerry comes out to "help" him.

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna

24. One Night of Love (1934)

Approved | 84 min | Music, Romance

6.0
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Mary Barrett is an aspiring Opera singer who is taken under the wings of a famous operatic maestro, Guilio Monterverdi. After spending endless working hours together and arguing, their ... See full summary »

Writers: S.K. Lauren, James Gow, Edmund H. North, Dorothy Speare, Charles Beahan | Director: Victor Schertzinger | Stars: Grace Moore, Tullio Carminati, Lyle Talbot, Mona Barrie

25. Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts (2007)

Not Rated | 119 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

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55 Metascore

Academy Award®-nominated director Scott Hicks ("Shine") documents an eventful year in the career and personal life of distinguished Western classical composer Philip Glass as he interacts ... See full summary »

Director: Scott Hicks | Stars: Philip Glass, Holly Critchlow, Chuck Close, JoAnne Akalaitis

26. Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony (2013)

90 min | Documentary, Drama, History

8.4
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72 Metascore

Documentary follows the impact of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony on people's lives around the world.

Writer: Kerry Candaele | Director: Kerry Candaele

27. Music Land (1935)

Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.7
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The princess violin from the sleepy Land of Symphony is chased by a more lively alto saxophone from the Isle of Jazz. Soon the queen (a viola) discovers them and locks the sax in the metronome.

Writer: Pinto Colvig | Director: Wilfred Jackson

28. O Cônsul de Bordéus (2011)

90 min | Drama

6.3
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This is the story of Aristides de Sousa Mendes, a man who issued 30,000 visas for safe passage to Portugal during WWII, in June 1940, defying the direct orders of his government. Among them were 10,000 Jews.

Writers: Joao Correa, João Nunes, António Torrado | Directors: João Correa, Francisco Manso | Stars: Vítor Norte, Carlos Paulo, João Monteiro, Leonor Seixas

29. Carmen Get It! (1962)

Approved | 8 min | Family, Animation, Short

4.8
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Jerry runs into the Metropolitan Opera (preparing to perform Carmen), so Tom poses as a violinist, with help from a hidden tape recorder.

Writer: Gene Deitch | Director: Gene Deitch

30. The War Symphonies: Shostakovich Against Stalin (1997)

77 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.8
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Documentary on how composer Dmitri Shostakovich used his Fourth to Ninth Symphony as a silent protest against the crimes of Stalin.

Writers: David New, Larry Weinstein, Gemma van Zeventer, Solomon Volkov | Director: Larry Weinstein | Stars: Valery Gergiev, Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, Flora Litvinova, Graham Haley

31. Hellfire (1995 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 85 min | Horror, Thriller

4.8
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Gabriella finds an unfinished symphony that was written by her late uncle Octave Barron who found inspiration through murder. Thrilled by it's possibilities she hires Marius (Ben Cross) to ... See full summary »

Writers: Beverly Gray, David Hartwell, Tara McCann, Louis Morneau | Director: David Tausik | Stars: Ben Cross, Jennifer Burns, Beverly Garland, Doug Wert

32. Park Avenue Logger (1937)

Passed | 67 min | Action, Drama, Romance

5.5
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Millioniare Curran, thinking his son too intellectual, sends him west to learn logging at one of his lumber camps. Unknown to his father, Grant Curan is a professional wrestler and easily ... See full summary »

Writers: Daniel Jarrett, Ewing Scott, Bruce Hutchison | Director: David Howard | Stars: George O'Brien, Beatrice Roberts, Willard Robertson, Ward Bond

33. What's Cookin'? (1942)

Approved | 69 min | Comedy, Music

7.2
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A group of entertainers visit the home of a radio singer to try to get her to book them on her show.

Writers: Edgar Allan Woolf, Jerome Cady, Stanley Roberts, Haworth Bromley | Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: The Andrews Sisters, Patty Andrews, Maxene Andrews, Laverne Andrews

34. Symphony Hour (1942)

7 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

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Mickey guest-directs a radio orchestra. The sponsor loves the rehearsal, but come the actual performance, Goofy drops all the instruments under an elevator, so they sound like toys. The sponsor hates it, but the audience loves it anyway.

Director: Riley Thomson | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Pinto Colvig, Walt Disney, Florence Gill

35. Baton Bunny (1959)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Short

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Bugs conducts the Warner Brothers Symphony in Franz von Suppé's "Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna" while reacting to a bothersome fly.

Writer: Michael Maltese | Directors: Chuck Jones, Abe Levitow | Star: Mel Blanc

36. Song of My Heart (1948)

Approved | 85 min | Drama, Music, Romance

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Writers: Benjamin Glazer, Bernard Schubert | Director: Benjamin Glazer | Stars: Frank Sundström, Audrey Long, Cedric Hardwicke, Mikhail Rasumny

37. Whisperings and Lies

Biography, Drama, History | Announced

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Writer: Timothy Prager

38. Triangles and Tribulations (2001 Video)

88 min | Music, Comedy

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Mockumentary in which Gary Zee profiles Ken Jenkins, a lunchbox-collecting history professor whose dream is to be a professional triangle player, and fears his shot was taken from him by Ashley Burke, who is now the mayor.

Writers: Amine Bitar, Mat Baker, Ken Jones, Gary Zeidenstein | Director: Amine Bitar | Stars: Missy McKnight, John Sullivan, Samuel J. Zachary, Chris Dunnett

39. Serj Tankian: Elect the Dead Symphony (2010 Video)

62 min | Music, Musical

8.4
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On March 16th, 2009, Serj Tankian, a Grammy Award winner and one of rock's most unconventional frontmen, took the stage at the majestic Auckland Town Hall in New Zealand with the Auckland ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Hawkes | Stars: Miranda Adam, Christian Calloway, Hamish McKeich, Dan Monti

40. Mozart of Rap (2011)

R | 87 min | Drama

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Rob Jones learns of Darelle Sylva, who composes symphonic music and raps to it. Only problem is, his two best friends hate the idea and accuse him of going behind their back.

Writer: Martin Bentsen | Director: Martin Bentsen | Stars: Dior Allen, Martin Bentsen, Deron Campbell, Franceli Chapman

41. Il Ritorno del Cigno (2014 TV Movie)

Documentary, Biography, History

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A documentary on the life of the great composer Gioachino Rossini.

Writer: Ettore Florio | Director: Ettore Florio | Stars: Bruno Praticò, Alessandro Gimelli, Angela Pascucci, Paola Antonucci

42. The Magic Fluke (1949)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

6.5
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UPA had just taken over the cartoon production for Columbia and their influence shows vividly on this Fox-and-Crow entry that lets the slapstick be a result of a 'human-nature' story. The ... See full summary »

Writer: Sol Barzman | Director: John Hubley

43. Bernstein on Beethoven: A Celebration in Vienna (1970 TV Special)

Documentary, Music

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This program is a 125 Minute documentary in four chapters that celebrated the 200th birthday of the famous classical composer Ludwig van Beethoven. Presented by the famous composer and ... See full summary »

Writer: Leonard Bernstein | Director: Humphrey Burton | Stars: Leonard Bernstein, Theo Adam, Franz Crass, Adolf Dallapozza

44. Rêve d'Hiver (2010)

57 min | Documentary

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Valery Gergiev conducts Tchaikovsky's six symphonies for the first time during a tour in Europe with the Mariinsky Orchestra.

Writer: Bertrand Normand | Director: Bertrand Normand | Star: Valery Gergiev

45. Barcode (2010)

68 min | Documentary

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This feature-length art film/documentary explores the work of Austrian land artist Christian Schneider and Austrian conductor, composer and cello virtuoso Christian Schulz of Vienna ... See full summary »

Director: Christian Schneider | Stars: Christian Schneider, Christian Schulz, Marianne Schulz

46. A Song of Kentucky (1929)

79 min | Drama, Musical

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Writers: Sidney D. Mitchell, Archie Gottler, Con Conrad, Frederick Hazlitt Brennan | Director: Lewis Seiler | Stars: Lois Moran, Joseph Wagstaff, Dorothy Burgess, Douglas Gilmore

47. Jean Michel Jarre: Aero (2002 TV Movie)

Documentary, Music

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Stars: Jean-Michel Jarre, Francis Rimbert, Safri Duo

48. There's Music in Your Hair (1941)

7 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

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A music concert is disrupted, first by some weak buttons, and more notably by the bubble gum the violin soloist is chewing. Before that, the soloist annoys the conductor with an overly ... See full summary »

Writer: Arthur Davis

49. A Slum Symphony (2010 TV Movie)

88 min | Documentary, Music

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Director: Cristiano Barbarossa | Stars: Gustavo Dudamel, Carmen Fonseca, Angélica Olivos

50. Pastorale (1921)

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Writers: Heinz Hanus, Alfred Lampel | Director: Heinz Hanus | Stars: Hanns Kurth, Ify Peters, Grit Haid