Directed by Jason Moore, Pitch Perfect is the American musical film inspired by Mickey Rapkin’s novel Pitch Perfect: The Quest for Colligate Capella Glory. The franchise has three movies and one Peacock spin-off TV series under his wing. The movie was first released in 2012 and instantly became a sensation. To have a flashback of beautiful memories It is the best time to watch pitch-perfect movies in the right order. To make it more special watch it with your friends in an advised order.
The film follows Barden Bellas, a girl Capella group from Barden University. From competing in college to the world tour the girls did it all. The film was a smash at the box office, grossing $100 million globally, and the series made $585 million in total.
Cast of Pitch Perfect
Following are the cast members that were featured in all three movies.
- Anna Kendrick as Becca Mitchell
- Rebel Wilson as Patricia
- Brittany Snow as Chloe Beale
- Skylar Astin as Jesse
- Adam DeVine as Bumper Allen
- Ben Platt as Benji Applebaum
- Alexis Knapp as Stacie Conrad
Pitch Perfect (2012)
|Release Date||October 5, 2012|
|Genre||Comedy, Music, Romance|
|Run Time||1 h 52 min|
The film starts with Becca entering college as a freshman student. Music attracts her more than her studies. In no time, she started getting the attention of the students due to her soulful voice and passion Aubery approached her for Barden Bella. She inculcated a new vibe and energy into their repertoire.
Becca brings new blood into the group, forcing them all to leave their comfort zone and conquer the world of music. The girls participated in the competition and ranked 3rd, following Treblemakers and Footnotes. Benji, Jesse’s roommate, finds out that Timothy is a high school student and reports her, causing her group, Footnotes to disqualify and Bellas to get a chance to perform in the finals in their place. Her motivation worked for them and the Bellas prevailed over the rival group.
Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
|Release Date||May 15, 2015|
|Run Time||1h 55m|
The film continues from where the first ended. The girls cheer for their win and Becca for her support and wise decision. Becca and Chloe led the band and took them all to the ICCA National Championship. However, things messed up after Patricia’s ”Fat Amy” pants got ripped in front of the US president, causing it to be a national scandal. This dress malfunction was considered a disgrace and as a result, the girls were banned from the competition.
To clear their name and regain their status, they decided to participate in an international competition no American team ever won. This win was extremely significant as this was the door to returning to the competition. The rival group joins Bella on the journey and tries everything to ruin their performance.
Pitch Perfect 3 (2017)
|Release Date||December 22, 2017|
|Run Time||1h 33m|
After two years of a great win, graduated Bellas struggled to continue their band outside the college as Becca’s and Jesse’s relationship was struggling. Other group members got excited when gets an invitation from Emily. Thrilled girls decided to meet and give their relationship a second chance. Heart-to-heart conversation leads them to team up again.
The girls find the perfect opportunity of a USO tour and jump in without giving it a second thought. Becca’s ruthless father finds her at the hotel and gets furious at her. On the other hand, the Bellas get invited to DJ Khaled’s party. Aubery messes things up by starting a fire, causing girls to get thrown out of the party. In no time, Stacie called them to give the news of her daughter Bella’s birth which once again reunited them.
The very next day, Becca gets a proposal to collaborate with DJ Khaled but on the condition that other Bellas will not join her. She declined the offer. The girls sing their final performance Freedom, 90. As the competition ends, the girls parted their ways and decides to move on but remain in touch.
Pitch Perfect: Bumper In Berlin
|Release Date||November 23, 2023|
|No of Episodes||6|
It is a spin off TV series of the Pitch Perfect franchise. It follows Bumper, a musician who moves to Germany to revive his career after his song breaks all the records of Berlin. On the journey of career he will make new friends, enemies and competitors.
There are high chances Pitch Perfect: Bumper in Berlin will soon have a season 2. Which might follow the story of Berlin after he gets disqualified from Olymics for predicting future, Heidi and Bumper’s romantic relationship will proceed too.
Where to Watch Pitch Perfect
Most adored Pitch Perfect can be streamed at multiple platforms including.
- Prime Video
- Apple Tv
Movies Like Pitch Perfect
Release Date: April 15, 2011
IMDB Rating: 6.9/10
Five high school friends (Olivia, Mo, Charlie, Stella and Wen) gets detention due to their uncanny behavior. While waiting outside of detention room they get struck by the idea of forming a band inspired from the Lemonade vending machine they were standing in front of.
High School Musical
Release Date: January 20, 2006
IMDb Rating: 5.5/10
While singing a karaoke at New Year’s eve, Troy and Gabriella cross their paths. Troy gets surprise to find out that Gabriella is a new student in his school. Both the teenagers became friends and gave an audition for musical band. Luckily they both got a call of acceptance.
Release Date: June 20, 2014
IMDb Rating: 6.8/10
Four boys Frankie, Bob, Nick, and Tommy were from the wrong side of the city, fed up with their life and attitude decides to form a band known as The Four Seasons. Their fate gets changed when they accidentally gave the iconic hit of 1960s.
Release Date: February 17, 1984
IMDb Rating: 6.6/10
A rebellious teenager moves to a small town where music is considered a bad influence and no one was allowed to enjoy singing and dancing. But his rebellious side encourages him to wake people up for their rights of entertainment.
Release Date: August 11, 2006
IMDb Rating: 6.5/10
After giving a mind boggling performance Tyler gets a chance of performing a dance with superstar Nora and a scholarship which will be enough to fund his education. Tyler being an impulsive decision maker leaves Nora alone and quit dancing.
Pitch Perfect is the best franchise for music lovers. It is an ideal balance of music, comedy, friendship, and rebelliousness. If you want to relive your college days and its nostalgia must watch Pitch Perfect to feel it all again. After rewatching it you can also watch movies that are just like pitch perfect surely you will enjoy them too. So without further ado, lets the streaming begin.