Movies like Fisherman's Friends 2019

Ten fisherman from Cornwall are signed by Universal Records and achieve a top ten hit with their debut album of Sea Shanties. Based on the true-life story of Cornish folk band, Fisherman's Friends.

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1 Stan & Ollie 2018

With their golden era long behind them, comedy duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy embark on a variety hall tour of Britain and Ireland. Despite the pressures of a hectic schedule, and with the support of their wives Lucille and Ida – a formidable double act in their own right – the pair's love of performing, as well as for each other, endures as they secure their place in the hearts of their adoring public

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Jon S. Baird

Writers:

Jeff Pope, 'A.J.' Marriot (inspired by the book 'Laurel & Hardy - The British Tours' by)

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom, Canada
7.2

2 The Festival 2018

After Nick's girlfriend dumps him, his best mate Shane has the perfect antidote to his break-up blues: three days at an epic music festival.

Genres:

Comedy, Music

Director:

Iain Morris

Country:

United Kingdom
5.9

3 The Public 2018

An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Emilio Estevez

Writer:

Emilio Estevez

Country:

United States of America
6.5

4 Wild Rose 2018

A young Scottish singer, Rose-Lynn Harlan, dreams of making it as a country artist in Nashville after being released from prison.

Genres:

Music, Comedy, Drama

Director:

Tom Harper

Writer:

Nicole Taylor

Country:

United Kingdom
7.2

5 King Of Thieves 2018

London, England, April 2015. Brian Reader, a retired thief, gathers an unlikely gang of burglars to perpetrate the biggest and boldest heist in British history. The thieves assault the Hatton Garden Safe Deposit Company and escape with millions in goods and money. But soon the cracks between the gang members begin to appear when they discuss how to share the loot.

Genres:

Crime, Drama

Director:

James Marsh

Writers:

Joe Penhall (screenplay), Mark Seal (magazine article)

Country:

United Kingdom
5.5

6 Ladies In Black 2018

Adapted from the bestselling novel by Madeleine St John, Ladies in Black is an alluring and tender-hearted comedy drama about the lives of a group of department store employees in 1959 Sydney.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Bruce Beresford

Writers:

Madeleine St. John (based on the novel: "The Women in Black" by), Sue Milliken (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

Australia
6.7

7 Red Joan 2018

London, England, May 2000. The peaceful life of elderly Joan Stanley is suddenly disrupted when she is arrested by the British Intelligence Service and accused of providing information to communist Russia during the forties.

Genres:

Thriller, History

Director:

Trevor Nunn

Writers:

Lindsay Shapero (screenplay), Jennie Rooney (novel)

Country:

United Kingdom
6.3

8 All Is True 2018

London, June 29th, 1613. The Globe Theater, ran by the famous playwright William Shakespeare, accidentally burns to ashes. Seriously affected, he stops writing and returns to his hometown, where his wife Anne and daughters Judith and Susanna get surprised to hear he intends to stay there definitively, after two decades working in the capital, neglecting his sincere affections for them.

Genres:

Drama, History

Director:

Kenneth Branagh

Writer:

Ben Elton

Country:

United Kingdom
6.2

9 The Children Act 2017

In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Richard Eyre

Writers:

Ian McEwan (screenplay by), Ian McEwan (based on the novel by)

Country:

United Kingdom
6.7

10 Tolkien 2019

England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for literature and art, a true fellowship that strengthens as they grow up, but the outbreak of World War I threatens to shatter it.

Genres:

Drama, History, War, Romance

Director:

Dome Karukoski

Country:

United States of America
6.8

11 Swimming With Men 2018

A man who is suffering a mid-life crisis finds new meaning in his life as part of an all-male, middle-aged, amateur synchronised swimming team.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Oliver Parker

Writer:

Aschlin Ditta (screenplay)

Country:

United Kingdom
6.3

12 The White Crow 2018

The story of Rudolf Nureyev, whose escape to the West stunned the world at the height of the Cold War. With his magnetic presence, Nureyev emerged as ballet’s most famous star, a wild and beautiful dancer limited by the world of 1950s Leningrad. His flirtation with Western artists and ideas led him into a high-stakes game of cat and mouse with the KGB.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Ralph Fiennes

Writers:

David Hare (screenplay), Julie Kavanagh (Inspired by her book: "Rudolf Nureyev: The Life")

Country:

United Kingdom
6.5

13 After The Wedding 2019

Seeking funds for her orphanage in India, Isabelle travels to New York to meet Theresa, a wealthy benefactor. An invitation to attend a wedding ignites a series of events in which the past collides with the present while mysteries unravel.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Bart Freundlich

Writers:

Bart Freundlich (screenplay), Susanne Bier (original screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.2

14 Stockholm 2018

Based on the extraordinary true story of the European city’s 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis that was documented in the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama” by Daniel Lang. The events grasped the world’s attention when the hostages bonded with their captors and turned against the authorities, giving rise to the psychological phenomenon known as “Stockholm Syndrome.”

Genres:

Crime, Comedy

Director:

Robert Budreau

Writer:

Robert Budreau

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.1

15 The Personal History Of David Copperfield 2019

A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens’ semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, chronicles the life of its iconic title character as he navigates a chaotic world to find his elusive place within it. From his unhappy childhood to the discovery of his gift as a storyteller and writer, David’s journey is by turns hilarious and tragic, but always full of life, colour and humanity.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Armando Iannucci

Writers:

Simon Blackwell (screenplay by), Charles Dickens (novel) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.6

16 Mrs Lowry & Son 2019

An intimate portrayal of the relationship between one of greatest artists of the 20th century, L.S. Lowry and his unhappy and controlling mother, Elizabeth, whom he lived with all his life.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Adrian Noble

Writer:

Martyn Hesford

Country:

United Kingdom
6.6

17 Eaten By Lions 2018

Omar and Pete are half brothers. When their parents are eaten by lions they embark on a journey to find Omar's real father. What follows is a funny, heart-warming journey of self-discovery for both boys...in Blackpool. The Choudray family represents a truly contemporary example of modern multicultural Britain - but what will the brothers make of their eccentric newfound family? Will they be going to Mecca or Mecca bingo? In contrast to the old fashioned stereotypes about Blackpool, the comedy is sharp, current and non-stop.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Jason Wingard

Country:

United Kingdom
6

18 Only You 2018

A childhood incident has convinced Faith Corvatch that her true love is a guy named "Damon Bradley," but she has yet to meet him. Preparing to settle down and marry a foot doctor, Faith impulsively flies to Venice when it seems that she may be able to finally encounter the man of her dreams. Instead, she meets the charming Peter Wright. But can they fall in love if she still believes that she is intended to be with someone else?

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Norman Jewison

Writer:

Diane Drake

Country:

United States of America
6.5

19 Horrible Histories: The Movie - Rotten Romans 2019

Roman teenager, Atti is forced to join the Roman army when one of his clever schemes falls foul of Emperor Nero. He is sent to "miserable, cold, wet Britain" where "the natives are revolting - quite literally". Things go from bad to worse when Atti is captured by Orla, a feisty teenage Celt desperate to prove herself as a warrior.

Genres:

Comedy, Family

Director:

Dominic Brigstocke

Country:

United Kingdom
5.2

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21 Ride Like A Girl 2019

The story of Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Rachel Griffiths

Writers:

Andrew Knight (screenplay), Elise McCredie (screenplay)

Country:

Australia
6.8

22 The Keeper 2018

Roland Sallinger is an LA cop who after nearly being killed by his greedy partner, and eventually being forced to retire for medical reasons, flees to San Antonio, Texas, after being asked to work as a bodyguard for the daughter of a wealthy businessman. The businessman had been a colleague of Sallinger years before, when they were both cops. When mobsters kidnap the businessman's daughter, he hunts them down to rescue her and protect her

Genres:

Action, Thriller

Director:

Keoni Waxman

Writer:

Paul A. Birkett

Country:

United States of America
5.1

23 Edie 2017

Electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people

Genres:

Drama, History

Writer:

Michael Mitnick

Country:

United States of America
6.5