10 Best Music Biopic Movies For You

10 Best Music Biopic Movies For You

Music has been a crucial component of the movies since the beginning. With melody and beautiful song, people gain a lot of happiness.

Bohemian Rhapsody

Release Date 2018-10-24
Rating : 8.3 Production Companies: Director: Stars:

Summary: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs become instant classics. When Mercury's increasingly wild lifestyle starts to spiral out of control, Queen soon faces its greatest challenge yet – finding a way to keep the band together amid the success and excess.

La Vie en Rose

Release Date 2007-02-08
Rating : 7.5 Production Companies: TF1 Films Production / Canal+ / Director: Virginie Le Pionnier / Virginie Le Pionnier / Stars: Marion Cotillard  /  Sylvie Testud  /  Pascal Greggory

Summary: A swirling, impressionistic portrait of an artist who regretted nothing, writer-director Olivier Dahan's La Vie en Rose stars Marion Cotillard in a blazing performance as the legendary French icon Edith Piaf. From the mean streets of the Belleville district of Paris to the dazzling limelight of New York's most famous concert halls, Piaf's life was a constant battle to sing and survive, to live and love. Raised in her grandmother's brothel, Piaf was discovered in 1935 by nightclub owner Louis Leplee (Gerard Depardieu), who persuaded her to sing despite her extreme nervousness. Piaf became one of France's immortal icons, her voice one of the indelible signatures of the 20th Century.

8 Mile

Release Date 2002-11-08
Rating : 6.9 Production Companies: Imagine Entertainment / Mikona Productions GmbH & Co. KG / Director: Eva Z. Cabrera / Eva Z. Cabrera / Stars: Eminem  /  Mekhi Phifer  /  Brittany Murphy

Summary: The setting is Detroit in 1995. The city is divided by 8 Mile, a road that splits the town in half along racial lines. A young white rapper, Jimmy "B-Rabbit" Smith Jr. summons strength within himself to cross over these arbitrary boundaries to fulfill his dream of success in hip hop. With his pal Future and the three one third in place, all he has to do is not choke.

The Sound of Music Live!

Release Date 2013-12-05
Rating : 6.1 Production Companies: Director: Rob Ashford / Rob Ashford / Stars: Laura Benanti  /  Stephen Moyer  /  Carrie Underwood

Summary: This new version of "The Sound of Music" will be a faithful adaptation of the original stage musical, to retell the story for a whole new generation. And more than that, it will be broadcast LIVE, adding a whole new level of immediacy and excitement. Get ready to reintroduce your family to the most joyful, most emotional and most musical family adventure of them all. Three-hour live event.

What's Love Got to Do with It

Release Date 1993-06-09
Rating : 7 Production Companies: Director: Brian Gibson / Brian Gibson / Stars: Angela Bassett  /  Laurence Fishburne  /  Vanessa Bell Calloway

Summary: A film about the singer Tina Turner and how she rose to stardom with her abusive husband Ike Turner and how she gained the courage to break free.

The Pianist

Release Date 2002-09-24
Rating : 8.2 Production Companies: Bac Films / Canal+Polska / Director: Sylvette Baudrot / Sylvette Baudrot / Stars: Adrien Brody  /  Thomas Kretschmann  /  Frank Finlay

Summary: The true story of pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman's experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves forced into a ghetto, Szpilman finds work playing in a café; and when his family is deported in 1942, he stays behind, works for a while as a laborer, and eventually goes into hiding in the ruins of the war-torn city.

Shine

Release Date 2018-10-05
Rating : 0 Production Companies: 13 Paces / 13 Paces / Director: Anthony Nardolillo / Anthony Nardolillo / Stars: Jadi Collado  /  Musetta Vander  /  David Zayas

Summary: Two Puerto Rican brothers, Ralphi Matas (Jorge Burgos) and Junior (Gilbert Saldivar), from New York's Spanish Harlem and the street’s best Salsa dancers, are separated after a tragedy only to reunite years later on opposing sides of gentrification.

Straight Outta Compton

Release Date 2015-08-13
Rating : 7.7 Production Companies: New Line Cinema / Universal Pictures / Director: F. Gary Gray / F. Gary Gray / Stars: O'Shea Jackson Jr.  /  Corey Hawkins  /  Jason Mitchell

Summary: In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking us back to where it all began, Straight Outta Compton tells the true story of how these cultural rebels—armed only with their lyrics, swagger, bravado and raw talent—stood up to the authorities that meant to keep them down and formed the world’s most dangerous group, N.W.A. And as they spoke the truth that no one had before and exposed life in the hood, their voice ignited a social revolution that is still reverberating today.

Behind the Candelabra

Release Date 2013-05-26
Rating : 6.7 Production Companies: HBO Films / Director: Annie Welles / Annie Welles / Stars: Michael Douglas  /  Matt Damon  /  Rob Lowe

Summary: Based on the autobiographical novel, the tempestuous 6-year relationship between Liberace and his (much younger) lover, Scott Thorson, is recounted.

Amadeus

Release Date 1984-11-13
Rating : 8 Production Companies: Warner Bros. / Director: Miloš Forman / Miloš Forman / Stars: F. Murray Abraham  /  Tom Hulce  /  Elizabeth Berridge

Summary: The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri – now confined to an insane asylum.