Movies that are like Phantom of the Paradise

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Phantom of the Paradise
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Music, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, scary, satirical, dark humor, witty, lyrical, gothic, melancholic, macabre, harsh, stylized, disturbing, enigmatic, clever, absurd, reflective
Plot: vengeance, rock and roll, music, rock, musician's life, music business, cult, dancing, creativity, camp, artists and showbiz, goth, phantom, opera, mentor, splatter, demons, devil, death, storytelling, revenge, catastrophe, sacrifice, parody, blind ambition, surveillance, greed, mozart, visceral, brutality, desire for fame, dialogue, dance, tragedy, multiple storylines, adaptation, stylish, uninhibited rivalry, runaway, transformation, obsession, zombie, destiny, culture clash, media satire, mad scientist, lone hero, redemption, righting the wronged, childhood, nudity (topless - notable), immortality, sisters, hopes, deal with the devil, adult as child, disfigurement, falling into a river, casting couch, reflection in a mirror, runway, straight edge razor, dishonesty, spotlight, bikini girl, record company, ticket, theatre production, moral corruption, sadness, dead bird, wrath, abuse of power, contract, grudge, eternal youth, rock singer, fame, locket, secret passage, injustice, rainy night, press conference, vinyl, disfigured face, attraction, watching television, composer, pills, female singer, falling into water, rock star, black gloves, gloves, perversion, pianist, buried alive, dark hero, shooting, pill, songwriting, suicide attempt, danger, rock band, surveillance camera, cruelty, hate, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, costume, prison escape, mansion, frustration, drug, songwriter, cocaine, british, suffering, piano playing, point of view, revelation, bird, stabbing, masked man, exploding car, tape recorder, guitar playing, police officer, thief, brother sister relationship, guitar, piano, dark secret, black american, skylight, threat, fight, mirror, wound, car, evil, attempted rape, fat man, explosion, music band, nightclub, mask, false accusation, knife, beating, strangulation, shot to death, heroin, self sacrifice, rock music, rifle, truck, electrocution, concert, innocence, show business, dancer, bra, american flag, gun, candle, man with glasses, escape, musician, band, corruption, reporter, rape, drugs, african american, deception, cross dressing, fire, listening to a radio, newspaper headline, violence, drug use, betrayal, prison, murder, stabbed to death, writing in blood, ambition, police, shower, bathroom, rain, singing, microphone, audition, crying, telephone, trust, singer, song, lie, radio, friend, chase, bathtub, friendship, rooftop, blood, anger, rage, camera, bomb, kiss, secret, wilderness, loneliness, first contact, fantasy world, dysfunctional family
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: liverpool, cincinnati ohio
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This Is Spinal Tap
Comedy, Music
USA
82 min.
 8.0
Hairspray
Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
USA
92 min.
 7.0
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Most similar movies to Phantom of the Paradise

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, melancholic, semi serious and harsh films with plots including dialogue, mentor, catastrophe, adaptation, runaway, brutality and music themes mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like Phantom of the Paradise: Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979), Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001), Tommy (1975), Rock of Ages (2012), Hairspray (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rock 'n' Roll High School
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, offbeat, witty, exciting, light, melancholic, sexy, harsh, talky, clever, enigmatic, absurd, psychotronic, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, high school, rock and roll, music, rebellion, camp, fighting the system, rock, college, teenager, buddies, bullying, teenagers, college life, culture clash, cult, geek, runaway, high school life, teacher, catastrophe, adolescence, school, dance, dialogue, teenage life, creativity, vengeance, parody, mentor, stupidity, childhood, artists and showbiz, music business, nerds, brutality, friends, fantasy world, life philosophy, lone hero, partners, revenge, adaptation, alter ego, drinking, storytelling, hip hop, obsession, splatter, mad scientist
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   86%
 
Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: stylized, emotional, semi serious, offbeat, lyrical, melancholic, sentimental, realistic, colourful, dark humor, enigmatic, talky, clever, reflective, dark, interesting, ironic, dramatic, heartbreaking, surreal, humorous, adaptation directed by original author
Plot: gay, transvestism, rock and roll, music, fall in love, rock, cross dressing, gays and lesbians, storytelling, loneliness, creativity, love, sexuality, betrayal, music band, tragedy, sexualized violence, singer, obsession, transsexual, dancing, twists & turns, child molestation, sex, goth, cult, broadway, destiny, mentor, runaway, pornography, musician's life, redemption, culture clash, psychology, adaptation, brutality, brainwashing, insanity, dialogue, visceral, love story, stylish, artists and showbiz, gender, friends, love and romance, couples, fish out of water, self discovery
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, east germany, germany, kansas, usa, east berlin east germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   92%
    User:   99%
 
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 6.6
 17K
Tommy
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Style: surreal, clever, psychedelic, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, satirical, humorous, colourful, absurd, lyrical, captivating, stylized, psychological, enigmatic, harsh, talky, light, melancholic, dark humor, interesting
Plot: rock and roll, music, mute or deaf, rock, camp, pinball, rise to the top, cult, pornography, self discovery, adaptation, post war, mute, christmas party, blindness, christmas lights, christmas tree, surrealism, insanity, mentor, runaway, religions or cults, dialogue, sexualized violence, catastrophe, hip hop, opera, music business, redemption, storytelling, brutality, coming of age, drugs, parody, culture clash, childhood, dancing, creativity, immortality, vengeance, jesus, male nudity, violence, destiny, nudity (topless - notable), dysfunctional family, mozart, justice, lone hero, chase
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   91%
 
 5.9
 66K
Rock of Ages
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous, stylized, sexy, entertaining, melancholic, intense, harsh, ridiculous, light, awful, lyrical, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: rock and roll, rock, music, musician's life, hip hop, dancing, young lovers, nightclub, broadway, follow your dream, dance, young love, rocker, teenager, hollywood, dialogue, music business, showbiz, ambition, nudity (topless - notable), fantasy world, destiny, storytelling, runaway, catastrophe, hopes, innocence lost, adaptation, brutality, mentor, redemption, stereotypes, culture clash, lone hero, small town, family, goth, love and romance, fight scenes, twists & turns, sexualized violence, camp, chase, artists and showbiz, love story, life philosophy, betrayal, happy ending, first contact, childhood
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   64%
 
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, psychedelic, offbeat, stylized, idiotic, absurd, awful, surreal, light, lyrical, harsh, reflective, melancholic, road movie, ridiculous, bad ending
Plot: small town, music band, music, rock and roll, musician's life, rising to stardom, the beatles, convertible, theft, robot, bus, destiny, guilty pleasure, artists and showbiz, dialogue, sexualized violence, catastrophe, mentor, rescue, fantasy world, storytelling, camp, greed, natural disaster, lone hero, adaptation, justice, family, hip hop, runaway, cons and scams, lame, mad scientist, first contact, brutality, life philosophy, brothers, corruption, nudity (topless - notable), childhood, stupidity, death, god, vengeance, small town life, culture clash, chase, police investigation, music business, weapons
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 70s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   89%
 
 7.0
 17K
Hairspray
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, offbeat, realistic, witty, humorous, satirical, melancholic, stylized, talky, enigmatic, sexy, dark humor, light, harsh, absurd, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: segregation, dancing, follow your dream, farce, rock and roll, dance, music, social differences, teenager, ambition, fantasy world, woman played by man, integration, interracial love, cross cultural relations, interracial friendship, racism, obsession, pornography, racial segregation, detention, fashion model, drag, hopes, runaway, camp, love and romance, catastrophe, high school, misfit, bullying, teenagers, storytelling, brutality, society, adolescence, gunfight, dialogue, friendship, race issues, school, youth, unlikely friendships, mentor, hip hop, small town, adaptation, family relations, culture clash, drinking
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 80s
Place: baltimore, usa, california, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   66%
 
 6.5
 48K
Cry-Baby
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, satirical, feel good, absurd, offbeat, sexy, light, stylized, ridiculous, surreal, melancholic, erotic, talky, enigmatic, idiotic, harsh, entertaining, colourful, sweet
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: rock and roll, rock, teenage love, dancing, camp, juvenile delinquent, teenage life, parody, high school, love, love and romance, music, motorcycle, vengeance, stage, arrest, jealousy, prison, singer, misfit, cult, dialogue, forbidden love, rivalry, dance, weapons, catastrophe, youth, runaway, mad scientist, happy ending, couples, gang, pornography, small town, storytelling, stereotypes, brutality, mentor, cars, lone hero, family relations, sexualized violence, transformation, love story, splatter, childhood, beautiful scenery, gangs, adaptation
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s, 80s, year 1954
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   74%
 
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Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, satirical, biting, sexy, psychedelic, realistic, erotic, witty, absurd, enigmatic, stylized, surreal, art house, ridiculous, melancholic, harsh, cynical, ironic, road movie, disturbing, talky
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs, hollywood, music band, pornography, male nudity, camp, sex, artists and showbiz, drug abuse, multiple storylines, violence, splatter, music, innocence lost, lesbian, dialogue, pop star, couples, weed, cult, eccentricity, rock and roll, rags to riches, drug addiction, friendship, gays and lesbians, insanity, parody, catastrophe, censorship, musician's life, brutality, bdsm, runaway, women, price of fame, music industry, band, pets, prostitute, violent, addiction, lone hero, music business, mentor, rise to the top, obsession, deadpan, mad scientist, writers
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   58%
 
Masked and Anonymous
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, clever, witty, realistic, lyrical, cynical, surreal, satirical, enigmatic, offbeat, absurd, tricky, melancholic, futuristic, road movie, art house, intellectual, philosophical
Plot: music, folk, music band, prison, rock and roll, musician's life, music business, hip hop, life philosophy, destiny, desire for fame, dialogue, concert, journalist, pornography, mentor, journalism, alternate reality, writers, poetry, creativity, ambition, gangsters, media, catastrophe, life & death, greed, artists and showbiz, artist, surrealism, rebelliousness, storytelling, culture clash, redemption, existentialism, crime gone awry, brutality, dysfunctional family, lone hero, corruption, runaway, twists & turns, revolution, parents and children, multiple storylines, first contact, politics, nudity (full frontal - brief), mad scientist, camp
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, new orleans, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   56%
 
Forbidden Zone
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Style: surreal, humorous, stylized, semi serious, offbeat, absurd, harsh, disturbing, enigmatic, ironic, psychedelic, dark humor, art house, satirical, melancholic, macabre, talky, cerebral
Plot: cult, chaos and mayhem, music, surrealism, insanity, parallel world, creativity, imaginary, mystery, crazy, imagination, gunfight, dancing, chaos, fantasy world, irreverent, classic car, brutality, rescue, camp, woman in danger, obsession, catastrophe, art, mentor, danger, life & death, teleportation, rock and roll, cross dressing, artist, distopia, dialogue, dark fantasy, life philosophy, runaway, magic, nudity (full frontal - brief), adaptation, maze, drugs, redemption, storytelling, existentialism, multiple storylines, another dimension, overweight man, cotton candy, garbage can, new student
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: california, usa, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   47%
 
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Musical
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, funny, idiotic, clever, absurd, satirical, lyrical, melancholic, surreal, stylized, harsh, ironic, entertaining, road movie, suspense
Plot: music, farce, rock, devil, destiny, rock and roll, heavy metal, drugs/alcohol, buddies, music business, goofy hero, parody, music band, irreverent, odd couple, hip hop, guitar, creativity, foul language, satan, music competition, metal, rock star, stupidity, mentor, weed, friendship, obsessive quest, fantasy world, runaway, sexualized violence, storytelling, dialogue, catastrophe, road trip, brutality, pornography, vengeance, insanity, segregation, ambition, chase, stereotypes, drugs, adaptation, classic car, artists and showbiz, splatter, culture clash, fight scenes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
The Five Heartbeats
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, dramatic, humorous, realistic, road movie, harsh, touching, talky, inspirational, light, lyrical, satirical, clever, absurd
Plot: music, friendship, music business, hip hop, rags to riches, rock and roll, musician's life, segregation, mentor, ambition, unlikely friendships, artist, creativity, hopes, racism, nudity (full frontal - brief), dancing, writers, greed, corruption, catastrophe, love and romance, prejudice, dialogue, radio, jazz, runaway, bollywood, islam, society, adaptation, lone hero, culture clash, unfulfillment, alter ego, police investigation, honest, couples, women, redemption, brothers, rise and fall, finnish, storytelling, artists and showbiz, family, fight scenes, gangsters, stereotypes, twists & turns
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   58%
 
The Idolmaker
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: semi serious, biting, humorous, realistic, light, captivating, suspense, intense, harsh, dramatic, clever, talky, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: music, musician's life, rock, rock and roll, music business, chase, technology, moral ambiguity, performer's life, redemption, radio, mentor, dialogue, betrayal, creativity, rising to stardom, romance, race issues, rock music, runaway, broadway, transformation, showbiz, secrets, corruption, catastrophe, fight scenes, male nudity, alter ego, ambition, dancing, storytelling, revenge, destiny, family drama, weapons, time, conspiracy, artist, tragedy, gory, life philosophy, adaptation, culture clash, drinking, brutality, addiction, obsession, artists and showbiz, rise to the top
Time: 50s, 80s, 1950s
Place: new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   49%
 
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Six-String Samurai
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: stylized, surreal, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, futuristic, road movie, absurd, bad ending, clever, harsh, enigmatic, entertaining, melancholic, light, scenic, cerebral
Audience: kids
Plot: desert, martial arts, apocalypse, cult, post apocalyptic, rock and roll, rock, on the road, survival, fight scenes, death, kung fu, dialogue, end of the world, adventure, life philosophy, computer game, samurai, camp, lone hero, dystopic future, storytelling, mentor, cult figure, child, samurai sword, catastrophe, danger, life & death, childhood, weapons, escapades, music, finnish, heroes, zombie, creativity, distopia, chaos, stylish, motorcycle, vengeance, road trip, brutality, transformation, pornography, stupidity, orphan, hotshot hero, master warrior
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
Little Shop of Horrors
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, dark humor, feel good, lyrical, offbeat, sentimental, macabre, stylized, colourful, funny, melancholic, light, clever, entertaining, absurd, satirical, talky, witty, surprise ending, twist ending
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: cult, music, deadly creature, urban, broadway, eclipse, florist, nerd, flower, impossible love, dentist, happy ending, workplace romance, workplace, solar eclipse, success, bum, assistant, motorcycle, investigation, blonde, rock and roll, based on movie, down on your luck, greed, irreverent, mentor, adaptation, hip hop, catastrophe, experiment gone awry, dialogue, dancing, crimes, culture clash, multiple storylines, destiny, dysfunctional family, dance, deadly, childhood, brutality, foul language, family, storytelling, creativity, death, hopes, runaway, splatter
Time: 20th century, 60s, 80s, 1960s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   40%
 
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, funny, realistic, absurd, satirical, offbeat, lyrical, melancholic, cynical, road movie, reflective, harsh, idiotic, ridiculous, stylized, ironic, enigmatic, psychedelic
Audience: teens
Plot: music, parody, rock, rock and roll, farce, musician's life, male nudity, drugs/alcohol, music business, drug abuse, rising to stardom, drugs, addiction, irreverent, weed, marijuana, hip hop, extramarital affair, runaway, drinking, blues, pop star, rapper, wedding, stupidity, storytelling, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, catastrophe, mentor, writers, creativity, pornography, artists and showbiz, drug addiction, chase, dialogue, destiny, rise and fall, culture clash, fantasy world, rags to riches, gunfight, couple relations, vengeance, brutality, love affair, life & death, life philosophy, stereotypes
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 1960s, 1990s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   58%
 
Theatre of Blood
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, macabre, suspense, dark humor, bloody, scary, offbeat, gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, intense, dark, entertaining, tense, light, interesting, brutal, disturbing, stylized, harsh, clever, satirical
Plot: serial killer, gory, murder, revenge, vengeance, splatter, police investigation, death, violent, brutality, violence, blood, slasher, chase, shakespeare, stylish, investigation, fight scenes, corruption, adaptation, dark hero, tragedy, dialogue, visceral, censorship, crime, cult, monster, camp, demons, runaway, zombie, obsession, psychopath, gratuitous violence, catastrophe, supernatural, alter ego, mob, crimes, greed, justice, mad scientist, gangsters, deadly, rivalry, actor's life, gays and lesbians, poodle, heart ripped out
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
 6.1
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Motel Hell
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, macabre, bloody, disturbing, rough, dark, road movie, suspense, atmospheric, harsh, tense, brutal, satirical, absurd, clever, gothic, suspenseful, melancholic, stylized, psychological, surprise ending, interesting, idiotic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, gory, cannibalism, gore, splatter, hotel, cult, murder, psychopath, violence, blood, camp, violent, serial killer, brutality, criminal heroes, survival, demons, visceral, crimes, zombie, sexualized violence, revenge, stylish, monster, dialogue, parody, death, danger, nudity (topless - notable), dysfunctional family, sisters, mentor, insanity, catastrophe, adaptation, multiple storylines, deadly, goth, supernatural, dark hero, drinking, transformation, stalking, secrets, crime gone awry, dark fantasy, crazy, family in danger, woman in danger
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   44%
 
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 7.1
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Starstruck
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, sexy, offbeat, compassionate, talky, melancholic, sweet, clever, stylized, tricky, satirical, romantic, interesting, entertaining, earnest, dramatic, enigmatic, road movie
Audience: date night
Plot: australian, music band, music, dancing, musician's life, rock, dance, underdog, dance club, singer, finnish, dialogue, prejudice, mission from god, oil, nudity (full frontal - brief), contests and competitions, catastrophe, creativity, desire for fame, period piece, bollywood, sexual abuse, childhood, runaway, police investigation, hip hop, working class, honest, follow your dream, opera, irreverent, mentor, rock and roll, adaptation, camp, classical music, rise and fall, brutality, redemption, family, culture clash, hotel, betrayal, interracial romance, pornography, weapons, celebrity culture, death, mozart
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   43%
 
 6.5
 16K
Purple Rain
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, exciting, realistic, captivating, enigmatic, talky, dramatic, intense, sexy, melancholic, stylized, satirical, reflective, light, harsh, lyrical, entertaining
Plot: music, rock and roll, musician's life, rock, dancing, hip hop, performer's life, rising to stardom, music business, suicide attempt, aspiring singer, motorcycle, dialogue, mentor, pop star, creativity, couple relations, ambition, culture clash, redemption, dance, dysfunctional family, runaway, fantasy world, catastrophe, violence, artist, love and romance, rivalry, brutality, sexualized violence, violent, storytelling, family, gangsters, childhood, adaptation, family drama, writers, twists & turns, classic car, couples, dreams, lone hero, vengeance, weed, nudity (full frontal - brief), coming of age, love triangle, artists and showbiz
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
That Thing You Do!
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, light, feel good, realistic, sweet, entertaining, clever, sincere, inspirational, earnest, interesting, witty, road movie, dramatic, romantic, exciting, enigmatic, suspense
Audience: date night
Plot: music, music band, music business, rock and roll, buddies, radio, creativity, rags to riches, mentor, jazz, destiny, period piece, musician's life, rising to stardom, hip hop, happy ending, small town, catastrophe, pop star, dialogue, dancing, runaway, time, family, storytelling, celebrity culture, friendship, chase, culture clash, showbiz, love story, childhood, writers, unlikely friendships, honest, dance, underdog, transformation, romance, lone hero, mozart, ambition, adaptation, segregation, classic car, stereotypes, fantasy world, hopes, artists and showbiz, friends
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: ohio, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   50%
 
This Is Spinal Tap
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Style: humorous, witty, clever, satirical, absurd, not serious, funny, lyrical, realistic, talky, cynical, dark humor, interesting, enigmatic, ironic, biting, offbeat, rockumentary
Plot: cult, music band, music, heavy metal, rock and roll, music business, deadpan, parody, farce, sarcasm, dialogue, musician's life, rock, hip hop, runaway, showbiz, stupidity, irreverent, british, groupie, culture clash, creativity, rock star, artists and showbiz, pornography, obsession, visceral, storytelling, adaptation, drinking, greed, friends, crime gone awry, insanity, mentor, corruption, partners, disorder, nothing goes right, buddies, celebrity culture, concert tour, party, musical tour, comeback, pianist, talking on phone, cucumber, electric guitar, lifestyle
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   38%
 
 7.8
 7K
O Lucky Man!
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Style: surreal, clever, semi serious, satirical, enigmatic, cerebral, offbeat, dark humor, cynical, reflective, witty, harsh, biting, melancholic, humorous, macabre, art house, sexual, breathtaking, disturbing, road movie, atmospheric, bleak, talky, meditative, ironic, tense, absurd
Plot: rise to the top, surrealism, innocence lost, new wave, mad scientist, unfulfillment, existentialism, greed, british, mentor, power relations, hospital, police corruption, obnoxious boss, hotel, corruption, police investigation, runaway, brutality, rich and poor, catastrophe, life philosophy, dialogue, redemption, violent, distopia, con artists, fighting the system, loneliness, society, chase, insanity, destiny, philosophy, capitalism, fantasy world, classic car, visceral, justice, crime gone awry, creativity, culture clash, rebellion, vengeance, childhood, weapons, audition, police brutality, sex show, car phone
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, scotland, tokyo, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
Movie in collections
Shock Treatment
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, satirical, offbeat, witty, disturbing, harsh, clever, melancholic, scary, lyrical, talky, sexy, macabre, bloody, cerebral, idiotic
Plot: small town, mental institution, contests and competitions, reality tv, crumbling marriage, splatter, media satire, fictional game show, tv show, cult, obsessed fan, maze, brutality, demons, mentor, fish out of water, fantasy world, parody, camp, ambition, doctors, greed, catastrophe, insanity, dialogue, media, nudity (full frontal - brief), first contact, obsession, brainwashing, unfulfillment, wilderness, blood, television, adaptation, stylish, couples, gunfight, runaway, devil, rising to stardom, gory, gangsters, zombie, music, justice, transformation, writers, couple relations, sexualized violence
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
 6.0
 14K
Moonwalker
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, surreal, exciting, melancholic, light, idiotic, cerebral, bad ending, entertaining, absurd
Plot: music, dancing, performer's life, dance, creativity, musician's life, parody, artists and showbiz, hip hop, childhood, spiders, children, chase, storytelling, giant robots, surrealism, catastrophe, writers, robot, gangsters, dialogue, mentor, family, runaway, weapons, fantasy world, rock and roll, drugs, happy ending, life philosophy, culture clash, brutality, adaptation, camp, insanity, small town, dysfunctional family, first contact, muppets, music business, redemption, destiny, natural disaster, life & death, fight scenes, art, lone hero, concert footage, entertainer, music video
Time: 1930s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
 4.8
 3K
Satisfaction
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good, sexy, touching, awful, romantic, light, idiotic
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: music, friendship, rock, music band, resort, romance, rock and roll, desire for fame, high school, camp, family, women, guilty pleasure, adolescence, female bonding, mentor, coming of age, teenager, teenage love, adventure, dance, destiny, teenagers, teenage life, stereotypes, runaway, catastrophe, brutality, love story, lame, fantasy world, life philosophy, fall in love, unlikely friendships, coming-of-age, adaptation, storytelling, interracial romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), dancing, fashion, dialogue, ambition, pornography, school, fight scenes, first contact, happy ending, dreams, vengeance
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, not serious, funny, realistic, lyrical, absurd, light, cynical, satirical, suspense, offbeat, touching, talky, melancholic, earnest, surreal, psychedelic
Plot: parody, music, rock, music band, rock and roll, rags to riches, musician's life, runaway, drinking, music business, monty python, rising to stardom, character study, british, childhood, celebrity culture, culture clash, gunfight, bollywood, catastrophe, family, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), television, showbiz, honest, fantasy world, mentor, creativity, storytelling, adaptation, race issues, destiny, stupidity, death, tragedy, assassination, media, artists and showbiz, buddies, journalism, rise and fall, media satire, ambition, the beatles, fictional band, rock music, musical number, musician, joke
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   36%
 
A Prairie Home Companion
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, feel good, realistic, talky, offbeat, enigmatic, witty, sentimental, touching, stylized, harsh, surreal, dark humor, cerebral, lyrical, dramatic, entertaining, macabre, light, based on radio show, interesting
Plot: radio, music, country, americana, death, radio show, dialogue, theater, storytelling, backstage, artists and showbiz, singer, life & death, country music, crime gone awry, relationships, irreverent, gangsters, dysfunctional family, multiple storylines, brutality, catastrophe, redemption, culture clash, writers, adaptation, family, society, obsession, pornography, noir, life philosophy, small town, musician's life, greed, sexualized violence, creativity, runaway, performer's life, mentor, eccentricity, secrets, twists & turns, rock and roll, reality tv, single parent, vengeance, corruption, honest, showbiz
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa, texas, new jersey, wisconsin, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   42%
 

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Great Balls of Fire!
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, entertaining, harsh, road movie, melancholic, light, cerebral, sexy, interesting, scary
Plot: music, rock and roll, rise and fall, musician's life, rock, pornography, music business, rising to stardom, mentor, radio, religious fundamentalism, cousin cousin relationship, train, hip hop, older man younger woman relationship, musician, celebrity culture, creativity, alternate universe, fall in love, catastrophe, culture clash, jazz, life, artist, runaway, fantasy world, twists & turns, ambition, nudity (topless - notable), nudity (full frontal - brief), adaptation, destiny, classic car, redemption, writers, storytelling, lone hero, couples, family, dialogue, dancing, childhood, transformation, violence, romance, foul language, revenge, crazy, justice
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
24 Hour Party People
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Style: clever, stylized, witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, surreal, absurd, melancholic, enigmatic, harsh, interesting, reflective, offbeat, atmospheric, factual, bleak, sincere, satirical, dark humor, psychedelic, post modern, porno movie, entertaining, dark
Plot: music, nightclub, punk, drugs, music band, rock and roll, music business, postmodernism, drugs/alcohol, rock, british, nightlife, irreverent, drug addiction, suicide, creativity, death, runaway, violence, clubbing, urban, ambition, dancing, dialogue, hip hop, pornography, celebration, storytelling, dance, gangsters, insanity, mentor, partners, artist, brutality, adaptation, drinking, catastrophe, eccentricity, nudity (full frontal - brief), artists and showbiz, stylish, greed, corruption, addiction, jazz, buddies, musician's life, rise and fall, unfulfillment
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 90s, year 1976
Place: england, manchester, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
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