Movies like Pink Floyd: The Wall

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Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982)
 8.0
 81K
Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.
Style: psychedelic, experimental, disturbing, surreal, psychological, dark, adult animation, artsy, stylized, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rock, music, rock and roll, drugs, hallucination, drug addiction, surrealism, hippie, corporal punishment, loss of father, rock music, teacher, rebellion, isolation, childhood, dreams, school, musician, violence, depression, hotel, insanity, dancing, distopia, time travel ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s, 70s, 60s, 1950s, 40s
Place: england, europe, london, los angeles

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Most similar movies to Pink Floyd: The Wall

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, melancholic and harsh films with plots about rock and roll, music, musician, dialogue, storytelling, runaway and mentor mostly in Drama, Music and Biography genres. Some movies like Pink Floyd: The Wall: Across the Universe (2007), Tideland (2005), Enter the Void (2009), Almost Famous (2000), Yellow Submarine (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The second of two theatrically released follow-ups to the Neon Genesis Evangelion series. Comprising of two alternate episodes which were first intended to take the place of episodes 25 and 26, this finale answers many of the questions surrounding ...
Style: psychological, mecha, surreal, twist ending, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: depression, loneliness, philosophy, violence, end of the world, insanity, post apocalypse, evil alien, infiltration, death, robot, stream of consciousness ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Across the Universe (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: When young dockworker Jude leaves Liverpool to find his estranged father in America, he is swept up by the waves of change that are re-shaping the nation. Jude falls in love with Lucy, a rich but sheltered American girl who joins the growing ...
Style: surreal, stylized, sexy, psychedelic, light ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: freedom, anti war, hippie, vietnam war, music, political unrest, romance, artist, love, protest, cultural difference, justice ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: new york, usa, detroit, liverpool, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 33K
Tideland (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Because of the actions of her irresponsible parents, a young girl is left alone on a decrepit country estate and survives inside her fantastic imagination.
Style: surreal, psychedelic, dark fantasy, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroin, imagination, isolation, surrealism, mental illness, addiction, drug addiction, child neglect, abandoned house, drug abuse, loneliness, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, austin texas, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 80K
Enter the Void (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Canada, Japan
Duration: 161 min.
Story: This psychedelic tour of life after death is seen entirely from the point of view of Oscar (Nathaniel Brown), a young American drug dealer and addict living in Tokyo with his prostitute sister, Linda (Paz de la Huerta). When Oscar is killed by ...
Style: psychedelic, art house, atmospheric, philosophical, meditative ...
Plot: surrealism, hallucination, afterlife, drug trip, drugs, stripper, sex, explicit sex, drug use, incest, lesbian sex, trippy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.9
 274K
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, semi autobiographical ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, journalism, on the road, music, rock and roll, rock, drugs, musician, musician's life, rock music, rock band, teenager ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, cleveland ohio, san diego california, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Yellow Submarine (1968)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Blue Meanies take over Pepperland, draining it of all its color and music, firing anti-music missiles, bonking people with green apples, and turning the inhabitants to stone by way of the pointed finger of a giant blue glove. As the only ...
Style: psychedelic, witty, humorous, surreal, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: the beatles, music, adventure, surrealism, fighting the system, submarine, rock and roll, anti war, fantasy world, trippy, rock, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 59K
I'm Not There (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Germany, Canada, USA, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Six actors portray six personas of music legend Bob Dylan in scenes depicting various stages of his life, chronicling his rise from unknown folksinger to international icon and revealing how Dylan constantly reinvented himself.
Style: meditative, stylized, non-linear, lyrical, talky ...
Plot: music, musician, actor, poet, rock, rock and roll, brutality, african american, vietnam war, drug addiction, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s, 70s, year 1964, 50s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, new york, harlem, london, woodstock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 65K
Control (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA, Australia, Japan, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Control is the biography of Joy Division lead singer Ian Curtis, taking his story from schoolboy days of 1973 to his suicide on the eve of the band's first American tour in 1980.
Style: atmospheric, depressing, touching, lyrical, melancholic ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: depression, musician, singer, musician's life, music, punk, suicide, epilepsy, rock and roll, music band, performance, rock ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1973, year 1980
Place: europe, england, northern england, manchester, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 23K
Last Days (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The life and struggles of a notorious rock musician seeping into a pit of loneliness whose everyday life involves friends and family seeking financial aid and favors, inspired by rock music legend Kurt Cobain and his final hours.
Style: psychedelic, bleak, atmospheric, art house, lyrical ...
Plot: music, musician, depression, rock, singer, addiction, isolation, drug abuse, rock and roll, loneliness, rock music, mental illness ...
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.2
 19K
Quadrophenia (1979)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the 1973 rock opera album of the same name by The Who, this is the story of 60s teenager Jimmy. At work he slaves in a dead-end job. While after, he shops for tailored suits and rides his scooter as part of the London Mod scene.
Style: surreal, melancholic, lyrical, depressing, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: motorcycle, gang, music, coming of age, rock and roll, youth, working class, rock, depression, character study, teenager, adolescence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, 70s
Place: england, london, scotland, brighton, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Velvet Goldmine (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Almost a decade has elapsed since Bowiesque glam-rock superstar Brian Slade escaped the spotlight of the London scene. Now, investigative journalist Arthur Stuart is on assignment to uncover the truth behind the enigmatic Slade. Stuart, himself ...
Style: surreal, sexy, erotic, stylized, sexual ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: male nudity, homosexuality, gay, music, homosexual, rock and roll, lgbt, rock, lgbtq, recovering drug addict, homoeroticism, rock band ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 19th century, 20th century, year 1984
Place: britain, europe, england, dublin ireland, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 92K
The Doors (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The story of the famous and influential 1960's rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison.
Style: factual, atmospheric, realistic, serious, psychedelic ...
Plot: rock and roll, music band, drug addiction, drug abuse, musician, lsd, hippie, addiction, singer, music, drugs, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1969, year 1965 ...
Place: california, paris france, usa, new york, britain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 32K
Sid and Nancy (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Following their breakout success in England, flagship punk rock band the Sex Pistols venture out on their first U.S. tour. Temperamental bassist Sid Vicious takes his troubled girlfriend, Nancy Spungen, along for the ride. Along the way, the ...
Style: sexy, disturbing, serious, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, heroin, addiction, drug abuse, drug addiction, rock and roll, destructive relationship, drugs, punk music, musician, love affair, heroin addict ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, london, paris france, new jersey, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 10K
Performance (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young gangster Chas Devlin seeks refuge from the mob in a basement belonging to a reclusive, fading rock star Turner.
Style: surreal, sexy, atmospheric, psychedelic, bleak ...
Plot: gangsters, surrealism, rock star, sex, rock and roll, basement, violence, murder, organized crime, on the run, character study, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: london, england, europe, liverpool, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 1K
Stardust (1974)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Sequel to 1973's That'll Be The Day. Jim McLain is now enjoying the nomadic 'gigs and groupies' life on tour with his band. When he achieves all his wildest dreams of international stardom, the sweet taste of success begins to ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, cult film
Plot: rock and roll, musician, ambition, performer's life, musician's life, music, rise and fall, music band, lifestyle, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 8K
O Lucky Man! (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: This sprawling, surrealist musical serves as an allegory for the pitfalls of capitalism, as it follows the adventures of a young coffee salesman in Europe.
Style: surreal, road movie, sexy, allegory, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: breast feeding, surrealism, coffee, traveling salesman, satire, female nudity, hotel, police corruption, mad scientist, social satire, ambition, hospital ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, tokyo, scotland, europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 13K
Bird (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Saxophone player Charlie Parker comes to New York in 1940. He is quickly noticed for his remarkable way of playing. He becomes a drug addict but his loving wife Chan tries to help him.
Style: atmospheric, sexy, psychological, gloomy, factual ...
Plot: jazz, music, heroin, addiction, drug abuse, musician, rock and roll, tragedy, character study, childhood, drug addiction, self destructing ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 1K
Rude Boy (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Rude Boy is a semi-documentary, part character study, part 'rockumentary', featuring a British punk band, The Clash. The script includes the story of a fictional fan juxtposed with actual public events of the day, including political ...
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, biting, cynical
Plot: punk, rock and roll, rock music, punk rock, hard rock, skinhead, club, politics, music, musician's life, artists and showbiz, performer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
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 4K
Stoned (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A chronicle of the sordid life and suspicious death of Rolling Stones co-founder Brian Jones, who was found in the bottom of his swimming pool weeks after being let go from the band.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, erotic, flamboyance
Plot: rock, drug abuse, musician's life, showbiz, life is a bitch, rock star, rise and fall, rock and roll, addiction, artists and showbiz, music band, swimming ...
Time: 60s, contemporary
Place: london, munich germany, paris france, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A disturbed,institutionalized 16-year-old girl struggles between fantasy and reality.
Style: disturbing, surreal, psychological, visually appealing, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, schizophrenia, hospital, women, psychology, mental institution, nudity (full frontal - brief), psychiatrist, teenager, teenage protagonist, female protagonist, fantasy world ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
24 Hour Party People (2002)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1976, Tony Wilson sets up Factory Records and brings Manchester's music to the world.
Style: witty, atmospheric, humorous, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: rock and roll, clubbing, drug addiction, music, drugs, nightclub, punk, music business, musician, suicide, rock, party ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 90s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: england, manchester, london, europe, northern england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 43K
Rock Star (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rock Star tells the story of Chris Cole and a rock band called Steel Dragon. Cole is a photocopier technician by day, and the lead singer of a Steel Dragon tribute band called "Blood Pollution" by night.Internal struggles between the Steel ...
Style: melancholic, stylized, intense, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: rock star, heavy metal, music, rock and roll, rock music, audition, heavy metal culture, success, ambition, relationship problems, rock concert, overnight success ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey, pennsylvania, pittsburgh, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Jimi: All Is by My Side (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Ireland, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A drama based on Jimi Hendrix's life as he left New York City for London, where his career took off.
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, sincere, serious
Plot: musician, rock star, musician's life, ambition, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, music, rock, guitarist, infidelity, drug use, rock music ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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That'll Be the Day (1973)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Britain, 1958. Restless at school and bored with his life, Jim leaves home to take a series of low-level jobs at a seaside amusement park, where he discovers a world of cheap sex and petty crime. But when that world comes to a shockingly brutal end, ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy, cult film
Plot: rock and roll, coming of age, working class, friends, artists and showbiz, music band, rise to the top, rise and fall, follow your dream, unfulfillment, hopes, society ...
Time: 50s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 1K
Lennon Naked (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A profile of John Lennon in the late 1960s as the Beatles are set to fall apart.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: music band, musician's life, lifestyle, couple relations, rock, dysfunctional family, peaceful mission, couples, disagreement, family relations, artists and showbiz, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 3K
Jubilee (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Queen Elizabeth I visits late twentieth-century Britain to find a depressing landscape where life has changed since her time.
Style: psychedelic, mind bending, surreal, homoerotic, experimental ...
Plot: time travel, punk rock, punk, murder, rock and roll, distopia, surrealism, queen elizabeth i, club, post apocalypse, youth, counterculture ...
Time: future, 17th century
Place: london, england, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 3K
Georgia (1995)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Sadie looks up to her older sister Georgia, a successful folk singer who's happily married with children, but can't break out of the bar-band circuit and hit the big time she desperately covets. It's in part due to her attraction to ...
Style: melancholic, emotional, serious, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: addiction, music, dysfunctional family, redemption, eccentricity, musician's life, life is a bitch, human nature, artists and showbiz, estrangement, drug addiction, sisters ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Cadillac Records (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, and the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.
Style: realistic, inspirational, talky, stylized, intense ...
Plot: musician's life, rock and roll, singer, music, musician, blues, music business, jazz, greed, rags to riches, showbiz, success ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1940s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, poland, mississippi, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Boat That Rocked (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Boat that Rocked is an ensemble comedy, where the romance is between the young people of the 60s, and pop music. It's about a band of DJs that captivate Britain, playing the music that defines a generation and standing up to a government ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, light, colourful ...
Plot: radio, rock, hippie, music, rock music, rebelliousness, musician, rock and roll, friendship, rebellion, ship, coming of age ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Mambo Kings (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Mambo Kings tells the story of César and Nestor Castillo, brothers and aspiring musicians who flee from Cuba to America in search of the American Dream.
Style: sentimental, emotional, melancholic, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: music, rags to riches, latin, performer's life, musician's life, romance, family relations, brother brother relationship, sibling rivalry, fame, true love, love story ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: cuba, new york, havana cuba, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%