Best Music Movies of 2013

1.

Begin Again

6.0
7.4/10 IMDB

Gretta, a budding songwriter, finds herself alone after her boyfriend Dave ditches her. Her life gains purpose when Dan, a record label executive, notices her talent.

Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Keira Knightley, Adam Levine, Hailee Steinfeld, Catherine Keener, James Corden, Yasiin Bey, Aya Cash, Maddie Corman, Karen Pittman ..
Directed by: John Carney
Release date: 2013-09-07
2.

Sound City

5.5
7.8/10 IMDB

The history of Sound City and their huge recording device; exploring how digital change has allowed 'people that have no place' in music to become stars. It follows former Nirvana drummer and Foo Fighter David Grohl as he attempts to resurrect the studio back to former glories.

Starring: Trent Reznor, Tom Petty, Mick Fleetwood, Dave Grohl, John Fogerty, Rivers Cuomo, Taylor Hawkins, Barry Manilow, Stevie Nicks, Krist Novoselic ..
Directed by: Dave Grohl
Release date: 2013-01-18
3.

20 Feet from Stardom

5.4
7.4/10 IMDB

Backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music, but we've had no idea who these singers are or what lives they lead, until now.

Starring: Darlene Love, Lisa Fischer, Merry Clayton, Judith Hill, Claudia Lennear, Tata Vega, Patti Austin, Mick Jagger, Stevvi Alexander, Bette Midler ..
Directed by: Morgan Neville
Release date: 2013-06-14
4.

Metallica: Through the Never

5.1
7.2/10 IMDB

Trip, a young roadie for Metallica, is sent on an urgent mission during the band's show. But what seems like a simple assignment turns into a surreal adventure.

Starring: Dane DeHaan, Mackenzie Gray, James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, Toby Hargrave, Robert Trujillo ..
Directed by: Nimród Antal
Release date: 2013-09-25
5.

One Chance

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

This film follows the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night.

Starring: James Corden, Alexandra Roach, Julie Walters, Colm Meaney, Jemima Rooper, Mackenzie Crook, Trystan Gravelle, Sion Tudor Owen, Alex MacQueen, Miriam Lucia ..
Directed by: David Frankel
Release date: 2013-09-09
Best Music Movies of 2013 : Whiplash
6.

Whiplash

4.8
7.8/10 IMDB

A ferocious, bullying music teacher teaches a dedicated student. This is the 18 min short film that the feature film was based on.

Starring: Johnny Simmons, J.K. Simmons, Nate Lang, C.J. Vana ..
Directed by: Damien Chazelle
Release date: 2013-01-18
Best Music Movies of 2013 : Psych: The Musical
7.

Psych: The Musical

4.4
8.2/10 IMDB

Shawn and Gus dive into a world that's equal parts mystery and melody to track down an escaped playwright mad man, Z (Anthony Rapp, "Rent"), who six years earlier was deemed criminally insane after locking a critic in a back room of the theatre that he burnt to the ground.

Starring: James Roday, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson, Maggie Lawson, Kirsten Nelson, Corbin Bernsen, Anthony Rapp, Barry Bostwick, Brooke Lyons, Geoff Gustafson ..
Directed by: Steve Franks
Release date: 2013-12-15
8.

One Direction: This Is Us

4.2
4.2/10 IMDB

Go behind the scenes during One Directions sell out "Take Me Home" tour and experience life on the road.

Starring: Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Simon Cowell, Martin Scorsese, Chris Rock, Jon Shone, Dan Richards ..
Directed by: Morgan Spurlock
Release date: 2013-08-30
Best Music Movies of 2013 : Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem
9.

Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem

4.2
8.1/10 IMDB

While Toki and Abigail remain in the clutches of Magnus Hammersmith and the Metal Masked Assassin, the remaining members of Dethklok carry on with their lives while pretending not to care. But as their guilt mounts and their fans become increasingly restless with Toki's absence, they realize that they must find a way to rescue their brother.

Starring: Jack Black, Mark Hamill, Mike Keneally, Malcolm McDowell, Brendon Small, Brendon Small, Victor Brandt, George Fisher, Raya Yarbrough, Ulrich Wild ..
Directed by: Mark Brooks
Release date: 2013-10-27
10.

Biting Elbows: Bad Motherfucker

4.1
8.3/10 IMDB

A short film shot in the style of a first person shooter.

Starring: Andrei Dementiev, Ilya Kondratiev, Garik Buldenkov, Alexei Zamaraev ..
Directed by: Ilya Naishuller
Release date: 2013-03-18

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