Shoot the Piano Player: Films About Famous Musicians

Biopics and dramatizations of popular singers, players and music groups.

Related lists:
Life’s Opus: Films About Classical Music
See It Loud: Documentaries on Music

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  • Elvis
  • Bird
  • Walk the Line
  • Get on Up
  • Lords of Chaos
  • I Still Believe
  • Respect
  • The Bobby Debarge Story
  • Bolden
  • The Dirt
  • I Am Woman
  • Judy
  • Olivia Newton-John: Hopelessly Devoted to You
  • Patsy & Loretta
  • Rocketman
  • Blaze
  • The Bobby Brown Story
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Fabrizio De André: Principe libero
  • House of the Rising Sons
  • I Can Only Imagine
  • All Eyez on Me
  • Britney Ever After
  • England Is Mine
  • Frank and Ava
  • Friday on My Mind
  • The New Edition Story
  • Roxanne, Roxanne
  • Born in Heinola
  • Elis
  • I'm Gilda
  • London Town
  • Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story
  • Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge and Michel'le
  • Bessie
  • Born to Be Blue
  • Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors
  • I Saw the Light
  • Miles Ahead
  • Straight Outta Compton
  • Whitney
  • Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B
  • Cilla
  • Gloria
  • Jersey Boys
  • Love & Mercy
  • INXS : Never Tear Us Apart
  • Tim Maia
  • Behind the Candelabra
  • Crazy Sexy Cool: The TLC Story
  • Jimi: All Is by My Side
  • Phil Spector
  • Ring of Fire
  • Volare - La grande storia di Domenico Modugno
  • We're So Young
  • Greetings from Tim Buckley
  • The Last Ride
  • You Are God
  • Killing Bono
  • Shirley
  • Cornelis
  • Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life
  • Lennon Naked
  • The Runaways
  • Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
  • Worried About the Boy
  • Times Change You
  • Notorious
  • Nowhere Boy
  • Sister Smile
  • Telstar: The Joe Meek Story
  • Through the Mist
  • Cadillac Records
  • Céline
  • Crazy
  • What We Do Is Secret
  • Who Do You Love
  • Control
  • Ganes
  • I'm Not There
  • Piano, Solo
  • La Vie en Rose
  • El cantante
  • Dalida
  • Destined for Blues
  • Elvis
  • Shania A Life in Eight Albums
  • Stoned
  • Beyond the Sea
  • De-Lovely
  • Man in the Mirror: The Michael Jackson Story
  • Ray
  • Hysteria: The Def Leppard Story
  • Too Legit: The MC Hammer Story
  • The Beach Boys: An American Family
  • Daydream Believers: The Monkees Story
  • Hendrix
  • In His Life: The John Lennon Story
  • The Linda McCartney Story
  • Little Richard