Movies like Detroit Rock City

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Detroit Rock City (1999)
 6.9
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Detroit Rock City (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1978, a Kiss concert was an epoch-making event. For the three teen fans in Detroit Rock City getting tickets to the sold-out show becomes the focal point of their existence. They'll do anything for tickets -- compete in a strip club's amateur-night contest, take on religious protesters, even rob a convenience store!
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, road movie, realistic, semi serious, cult film, porno movie, funny, nostalgic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen comedy
Plot: virginity, family relations, youth, teenager, love and romance, friendship, music band, rock band, catholic church, concert, road trip, runaway, stereotypes, rock and roll, radio, obsession, kiss, teenage life, friends, partners, parents and children, unsupportive parent, buddies, rebelliousness, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, cleveland ohio

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Most similar movies to Detroit Rock City

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good and funny films with plots about friends, youth, storytelling, teenager, runaway, mentor and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like Detroit Rock City: Almost Famous (2000), The St?ned Age (1994), The Rocker (2008), Wayne's World 2 (1993), Wayne's World (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Almost Famous (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1973, 15-year-old William Miller's unabashed love of music and aspiration to become a rock journalist lands him an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine to interview and tour with the up-and-coming band Stillwater – fronted by lead guitar ...
Style: road movie, feel good, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, on the road, musician's life, rock, rock band, fame, music, journalism, musician, singer, family relations, music band ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, san diego california, phoenix arizona, cleveland ohio ...
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The St?ned Age (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Determined to avoid another night of driving aimlessly around Torrance in the Blue Torpedo, Joe and Hubbs set out on a quest for fine chicks. Their paths soon cross with Tack, from whom they learn about a pair of foreign radical chicks hanging out ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: rebelliousness, idealism, friendship, teenage life, partners, lifestyle, youth, college life, college, nightlife, buddies, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Rocker (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rob "Fish" Fishman is the drummer in '80s hair metal band Vesuvius. He's unceremoniously booted as the group signs a big record deal, is out of the music world for 20 years - and then receives a second chance with his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: heavy metal, music, teenage life, music band, youth, drums, musician's life, rock, desire for fame, ambition, drummer, groupie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 80s, 2000s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Wayne's World 2 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A message from Jim Morrison in a dream prompts cable access TV stars Wayne and Garth to put on a rock concert, "Waynestock," with Aerosmith as headliners. But amid the preparations, Wayne frets that a record producer is putting the moves ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: friendship, concert, satire, media satire, rock, tv show, verbal byplay, heavy metal, buddies, media, femme fatale, partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.0
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Wayne's World (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a sleazy TV exec offers Wayne and Garth a fat contract to tape their late-night public access show at his network, they can't believe their good fortune. But they soon discover the road from basement to big-time is a gnarly one, fraught ...
Style: humorous, witty, odd, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: heavy metal, satire, music, friends, ex couple relations, musician, right and wrong, manager, living with parents, hockey, sleazy, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dazed and Confused (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of Texas teens on their last day of school in 1976, centering on student Randall Floyd, who moves easily among stoners, jocks and geeks. Floyd is a star athlete, but he also likes smoking weed, which presents a conundrum ...
Style: feel good, talky, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: coming-of-age, teenager, adolescence vs adulthood, adolescence, coming of age, marijuana, stoners, high school, friendship, graduation, teacher, party ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, 80s
Place: texas, usa, austin texas, california, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of rock-music-loving students, with the help of the Ramones, take over their school to combat its newly installed oppressive administration.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, high school, punk, rebellion, camp, punk rock, bong, rock, rock and roll, music, friends, administration ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.1
 292K
School of Rock (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Fired from his band and hard up for cash, guitarist and vocalist Dewey Finn finagles his way into a job as a fifth-grade substitute teacher at a private school, where he secretly begins teaching his students the finer points of rock 'n' ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, kids
Plot: teacher, rock band, teachers and students, music band, rock music, music, musician, school, guitarist, idealism, contests and competitions, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: "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 ...
Style: cult film, humorous, cynical, satirical, parody ...
Plot: heavy metal, music band, party, music, musician, satire, cult, singer, fame, musical tour, pianist, success ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 14K
House Party (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young Kid has been invited to a party at his friend Play's house. But after a fight at school, Kid's father grounds him. None the less, Kid sneaks out when his father falls asleep. But Kid doesn't know that three of the thugs at ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hip hop, school, high school, profanity, coming of age, house party, friends, disorder, hip hop culture, family relations, silly humor, teenage love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school slacker pretends to be sick to skip school and have an exciting day off alongside his girlfriend and his best buddy through Chicago, while trying to outwit his obsessive school principal and his unconformited sister along the way.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, girls' night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, skipping school, friendship, high school, generation gap, high school life, when the parents are away, family relations, teacher, teenage life, independence, car theft ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, united states, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity. So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they're instantly rejected by every house on campus. Deciding to start their own ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: prank, college, student life, teenage life, friends, disorder, rivalry, youth, misfit, chase, nerds, underdog ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
American Pie Presents: Band Camp (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The original American Pie characters have moved on, except for Sherman and Jim Levenstein's still understanding dad. Steve Stifler's little brother Matt wants to join his brother's business (the hit it big Girls Gone Wild) and after ...
Style: teen sex comedy, not serious, humorous, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: looking for sex, camp, prank, hidden camera, teenage life, buddies, youth, friends, fish out of water, adolescence, summer camp, marching band ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 545K
Superbad (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school best buddies are facing separation anxiety as they prepare to go off to college. While attempting to score alcohol for a party with help from a fake ID-toting friend, the guys' evening takes a turn into chaotic territory.
Style: teen sex comedy, idiotic, humorous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: adolescence, party, looking for sex, nerd, teenager, teenage life, loss of virginity, youth, dumb, coming-of-age, nerds, teenage sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
10,000 Saints (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A sweeping multigenerational story set against the backdrop of the raw, roaring New York City of the late 1980s; adoption, teen pregnancy, drugs, hardcore punk rock, the unbridled optimism and reckless stupidity of the young—and old—are all ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental, semi serious
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, family problems, parents and children, city life, youth, rehabilitation, estrangement, coming of age, life is a bitch, single parent, drug abuse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
All I Wanna Do (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: If there's one thing this wild group of friends at an all-girls high school has learned, it's how to get what they want! So when word leaks out that their school is about to merge with an all-boys academy, some of the students strike ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: boarding school, school, battle of the sexes, coming of age, friendship between girls, teenage life, teenage love, buddies, gender, rebelliousness, power relations, leadership ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1963, 80s
Place: new york state, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 35K
The New Guy (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy high school senior Dizzy Harrison has finally gotten lucky -- after purposely getting expelled, he takes lessons in 'badass cool' from a convict and enrolls at a new school. But can he keep up the ruse?
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, parody ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: teenagers, friendship, teenage love, goofy hero, starting over, high school, bullying, high school life, cheerleading, misfit, cheerleader, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: texas, austin texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 4K
Fubar (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Terry and Dean are lifelong friends who have grown-up together: shotgunning their first beers, forming their first garage band, and growing the great Canadian mullet known as "hockey hair". Now the lives of these Alberta everymen are ...
Style: humorous, witty, funny, ironic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, cancer, nothing goes right, musician's life, music band, introspection, buddies, lifestyle, ambition, drugs/alcohol, artists and showbiz, beer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 6.2
 7K
Roll Bounce (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Roll Bounce is a 2005 American comedy-drama film written by Norman Vance Jr. and directed by Malcolm D. Lee. The film stars hip hop artist Bow Wow as the leader of a roller skating crew in 1970s Chicago. The ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: rivalry, coming of age, friendship, teenage love, contests and competitions, romance, underdog, skating, parents and children, teenage life, ambition, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 6K
Killing Bono (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Neil and Ivan McCormick, two Irish brothers who attempt to become rock stars but can only look on as their high school friends U2 become the biggest band in the world.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: rivalry, desire for fame, follow your dream, teenage life, friends, ambition, teenage boy, brother brother relationship, celebrity culture, music band, band, cultural icon ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 298K
Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: funny, not serious, entertaining, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fraternity, youth, neighbor neighbor relationship, stupidity, rivalry, plan gone awry, drugs/alcohol, friends, party, friendship, manipulation, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 80s, 1930s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The movie will shift its focus on Erik Stifler, the cousin of Matt and Steve, a youngster who is nothing like his wild relations. Peer pressure starts to turn him to live up to the legacy of the other Stiflers when he attends the Naked Mile, a naked ...
Style: teen sex comedy, humorous, funny, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college, teenage love, loss of virginity, youth, looking for sex, college life, campus, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), virginity, drinking alcohol, drinking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
When Inge Is Dancing (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The ambitious punk rocker Max and the eco-activist Inge cannot stand each other, ever since Max publicly exposed her by singing the offensive song "When Inge is Dancing" in front of the whole school. But for Max and his classmates Fabio, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: opposites attract, music band, desire for fame, teenage life, romance, friends, ambition, social relations, artists and showbiz, music, teenage love, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows a group of high school students growing up in southern California, based on the real-life adventures chronicled by Cameron Crowe. Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner are looking for a love interest, and are helped along by their older classmates, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, loss of virginity, first sex, high school, friendship, high school life, abortion, teenage love, unwanted pregnancy, youth, teacher, innocence lost ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, southern california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the teenager Mary Elizabeth Steppe, a.k.a. Lola, moves with her mother and two younger twin sisters from New York to the suburb of Dellwood, New Jersey, she has the feeling that her cultural and entertaining world ended. While in school, the ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, fish out of water, rivalry, mother daughter relationship, romance, family relations, teenage life, lifestyle, love and romance, coming of age, showbiz, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 17K
Hamlet 2 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From the same people that brought you "Little Miss Sunshine," Hamlet 2 is the story of Dana Marschz, a high school drama teacher facing the cancellation of his program. A spoof on the typical story of bringing inner city and privileged ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sexy, talky, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teacher, teachers and students, youth, rehearsal, satire, love, husband wife relationship, student, father son relationship, teenage boy, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona, tucson arizona, san diego california, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Outside Providence (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this coming-of-age comedy, Tim Dunphy is leading a go-nowhere existence, spending his days smoking pot and hanging out with his best friend, Drugs Delaney. But Tim's lazy days of getting high are jettisoned after a brush with the law ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, high school life, love, prank, romance, parents and children, teenage life, father son relationship, student, gay slur, party ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: rhode island, usa, connecticut, arizona, new england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 3K
Adam & Steve (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Follows two New York city couples -- one heterosexual and one gay who explore the peaks and the valleys of their respective relationships.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, clever
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: gay, love and romance, couples, family relations, one night stand, nothing goes right, romance, disorder, couple relations, gays and lesbians, one-night stand, gay relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, year 2004, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, texas, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 391K
American Pie (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a high-school party, four friends find that losing their collective virginity isn't as easy as they had thought. But they still believe that they need to do so before college. To motivate themselves, they enter a pact to all ...
Style: teen sex comedy, humorous, sex comedy, funny, sexual ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for sex, loss of virginity, virginity, watching pornography, party, teenage sexuality, graduation, masturbation, coming of age, teenager, teenage life, adolescence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 198K
Project X (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three high school seniors throw a party to make a name for themselves. As the night progresses, things spiral out of control as word of the party spreads.
Style: teen sex comedy, not serious, humorous, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: party, when the parents are away, teenager, drugs/alcohol, youth, friends, popularity, student, buddies, looking for sex, adolescence, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%