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Hearts Beat Loud Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Coming-of-age dramedy finds family harmony amid upheaval.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Music of Silence Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Mild Andrea Bocelli biopic lacks momentum.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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I Can Only Imagine Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Poignant faith-based drama about hit song's inspiration.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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American Folk Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Mild language in music-fueled 9/11 road-trip drama.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Roxanne, Roxanne Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Gritty, violent bio of '80s rap star is ultimately hopeful.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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All Eyez on Me Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Edgy but bland biopic fails to capture Tupac's genius.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Lots of plot packed into tale of faith and holiday miracles.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Nina Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Sometimes-edgy biopic of iconic musician doesn't dig deep.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Sing Street Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Brilliant (if edgy) musical drama celebrates creativity.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Miles Ahead Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Cheadle shines in dark, labor-of-love biopic of Miles Davis.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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I Saw the Light Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Strong acting, great music in mature but predictable biopic.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Inspiring, faith-filled tale has emotion, serious themes.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Jem and the Holograms Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Strong messages can't save otherwise so-so adaptation.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Love & Mercy Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Beach Boy biopic is outstanding but has lots of drug use.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Bessie Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Gritty biopic has sex, violence, drinking, great music.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Life Inside Out Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Heartfelt look at mother-son bonding through love of music.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Song One Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Angsty musical romance has great songs, uneven plot.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Low Down Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Bleak portrait of a brilliant but drug-addled jazz pianist.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Bland biopic with a few mature references.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Drumline: A New Beat Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Sequel trumpets positive messages but shows weed, drinking.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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