Bird

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Bird (1988)

R 161 min - Drama, Music - 1 juli 1988
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Saxophone player Charlie Parker comes to New York in 1940. He is quickly noticed for his remarkable way of playing. He becomes a drug addict but his loving wife Chan tries to help him.

Director:  Clint Eastwood
Stars:  Forest Whitaker, Diane Venora, Keith David, Damon Whitaker, Michael Zelniker, Samuel E. Wright, Michael McGuire, James Handy, Morgan Nagler, Arlen Dean Snyder, Sam Robards, Penelope Windust, Glenn Wright, George Orrison, Bill Cobbs, Tony Todd, Anna Levine, Washington Rucker, Tony Cox

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Saxophone player Charlie Parker comes to New York in 1940. He is quickly noticed for his remarkable way of playing. He becomes a drug addict but his loving wife Chan tries to help him.


Collections: Clint Eastwood

Genres: Drama, Music

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Language:  English
Release Date:  1 juli 1988

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Production Companies:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Malpaso Productions

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Runtime:  2 h 41 min

The Singing Detective

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The Singing Detective (2003)

R 109 min - Comedy, Music, Mystery, Crime - 24 oktober 2003
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From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.

Director:  Keith Gordon

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From his hospital bed, a writer suffering from a skin disease hallucinates musical numbers and paranoid plots.


Collections: Keith Gordon

Tagline: When it comes to murder, seduction and betrayal he wrote the book. Now he's living it!

Genres: Comedy, Music, Mystery, Crime

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Language:  English
Release Date:  24 oktober 2003

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Budget:  $8.000.000
Revenue:  $337.174

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Runtime:  1 h 49 min

La Vie en Rose

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La Vie en Rose (2007)

PG-13 140 min - Music, Drama - 14 februari 2007
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From the mean streets of the Belleville district of Paris to the dazzling limelight of New York's most famous concert halls, Edith 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, 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.

Director:  Olivier Dahan
Stars:  Marion Cotillard, Sylvie Testud, Pascal Greggory, Emmanuelle Seigner, Jean-Paul Rouve, Gérard Depardieu, Clotilde Courau, Jean-Pierre Martins, Catherine Allégret, Marc Barbé, Caroline Silhol, Manon Chevallier, Pauline Burlet, Élisabeth Commelin, André Penvern, Marie-Armelle Deguy, Valérie Moreau, Marc Gannot, Jean-Paul Muel, Nathalie Dorval, Caroline Raynaud, Christophe Odent, Harry Hadden-Paton, Cylia Malki, Édith Le Merdy, Laurent Olmedo, Denis Ménochet, Josette Ménard, Dominique Paturel, Nicholas Pritchard, William Armstrong, Aubert Fenoy, Mario Hacquard, Agathe Bodin, Chantal Bronner, Olivier Cruveiller, Ashley Wanninger, Laurent Schilling, Dominique Bettenfeld, Alban Casterman, Sébastien Tavel, Nicole Dubois, Martin Janis, Eric Franquelin, Marc Chapiteau, Maureen Demidof, Farida Amrouche, Pierre Peyrichout, Liliane Cebrian, Paulina Němcová, Jean-Jacques Desplanque, Alain Figlarz, Nathalie Cox, Pierre Derenne, Emy Lévy, Laura Stainkrycer, Lucie Březovská, Věra Havelková, Jan Kuželka, Jan Pavel Filipenský, Mathias Honoré, Martin Sochor, Lenka Kourilova, Diana Stewart, Robert Paturel, Olivier Raoux, Philippe Bricard, Jaroslav Vízner, Nicolas Simon, Pascal Mottier, Thierry Gibault, Garrick Hagon, Vladimír Javorský, Fabien Duval, Rodolphe Saulnier, Fedele Papalia, Pier Luigi Colombetti, Zdena Herfortová, Olivier Carbone, Laurence Gormezano, Christophe Kourotchkine, Robert Nebřenský, Jaromír Janeček, Christopher Gunning, Jil Aigrot, Marek Vašut

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From the mean streets of the Belleville district of Paris to the dazzling limelight of New York's most famous concert halls, Edith 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, 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.


Collections: Olivier Dahan

Tagline: The Extraordinary Story of Edith Piaf.

Genres: Music, Drama

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Country:   Czech Republic France United Kingdom
Language:  French
Release Date:  14 februari 2007

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Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 20 min

The Bélier Family

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The Bélier Family (2014)

PG 105 min - Comedy, Music - 17 december 2014
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The whole Bélier family is deaf, except for sixteen year old Paula who is the important translator in her parents' day to day life especially when it comes to matters concerning the family farm. When her music teacher discovers she has a fantastic singing voice and she gets an opportunity to enter a big Radio France contest the whole family's future is set up for big changes.

Director:  Eric Lartigau
Writers:  Victoria Bedos

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The whole Bélier family is deaf, except for sixteen year old Paula who is the important translator in her parents' day to day life especially when it comes to matters concerning the family farm. When her music teacher discovers she has a fantastic singing voice and she gets an opportunity to enter a big Radio France contest the whole family's future is set up for big changes.


Collections: Eric Lartigau

Genres: Comedy, Music

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Country:   France
Language:  Spanish, French
Release Date:  17 december 2014

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Budget:  $11.000.000

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Runtime:  1 h 45 min

This Is Spinal Tap

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This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

R 82 min - Music, Comedy - 4 mei 1984
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"This Is Spinal Tap" shines a light on the self-contained universe of a metal band struggling to get back on the charts, including everything from its complicated history of ups and downs, gold albums, name changes and undersold concert dates, along with the full host of requisite groupies, promoters, hangers-on and historians, sessions, release events and those special behind-the-scenes moments that keep it all real.

Director:  Rob Reiner
Writers:  Harry Shearer, Rob Reiner, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean

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"This Is Spinal Tap" shines a light on the self-contained universe of a metal band struggling to get back on the charts, including everything from its complicated history of ups and downs, gold albums, name changes and undersold concert dates, along with the full host of requisite groupies, promoters, hangers-on and historians, sessions, release events and those special behind-the-scenes moments that keep it all real.


Collections: Rob Reiner

Tagline: Prepare to crank those amps up to eleven

Genres: Music, Comedy

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Language:  English
Release Date:  4 mei 1984

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Budget:  $2.500.000
Revenue:  $4.736.202

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Production Companies:  Spinal Tap Prod.

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 22 min

Whiplash

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Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.


Collections: Damien Chazelle

Tagline: The road to greatness can take you to the edge.

Genres: Drama, Music

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Official Website:  http://sonyclassics.com/whiplash/
Language:  English
Release Date:  10 oktober 2014

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Budget:  $3.300.000
Revenue:  $13.092.000

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Runtime:  1 h 47 min

Some Like It Hot

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Some Like It Hot (1959)

122 min - Comedy, Music, Romance, Crime - 19 maart 1959
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Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they leave on a tour. To make their getaway they must first disguise themselves as women, then keep their identities secret and deal with the problems this brings - such as an attractive bandmate and a very determined suitor.

Director:  Billy Wilder

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Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they leave on a tour. To make their getaway they must first disguise themselves as women, then keep their identities secret and deal with the problems this brings - such as an attractive bandmate and a very determined suitor.


Collections: Billy Wilder

Genres: Comedy, Music, Romance, Crime

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Language:  English
Release Date:  19 maart 1959

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Budget:  $2.883.848
Revenue:  $25.000.000

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Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 02 min

As It Is in Heaven

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As It Is in Heaven (2004)

132 min - Romance, Drama, Comedy, Music - 3 september 2004
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A musical romantic tragedy about a famous composer who moves back to his small hometown after having had heart troubles. His search for a simple everyday life leads him into teaching the local church choir which is not easily accepted by the town yet the choir builds a great love for their teacher.

Director:  Kay Pollak

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A musical romantic tragedy about a famous composer who moves back to his small hometown after having had heart troubles. His search for a simple everyday life leads him into teaching the local church choir which is not easily accepted by the town yet the choir builds a great love for their teacher.


Collections: Kay Pollak

Genres: Romance, Drama, Comedy, Music

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Country:   Denmark Sweden
Language:  English, svenska
Release Date:  3 september 2004

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Runtime:  2 h 12 min