Movies like Thank God It's Friday

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Thank God It's Friday (1978)
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Thank God It's Friday (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It's Friday and everyone is going to the hot new disco. The Commodore's are scheduled to play if Floyd shows up with the instruments and Nicole dreams of becoming a disco star. Other characters are there to win the dance contest, or to put a little excitement into a fifth anniversary.
Style: sexy, feel good, humorous, captivating, realistic, semi serious, sexual, offbeat
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: nightclub, disco, dj, music, youth, friends, womanizer, love and romance, follow your dream, couples, teenage life, nightlife, ambition, contests and competitions, lifestyle, silly humor, artists and showbiz, dancer's life, performer's life, rising to stardom, dancing, singer, jewelry, dance contest, wedding anniversary ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles

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Most similar movies to Thank God It's Friday

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about artists and showbiz, ambition, friends, lifestyle, music, love and romance and youth mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like Thank God It's Friday: Disco (2008), The Breakdance Kid (2004), Killing Bono (2011), Loins of Punjab Presents (2007), That's the Way I Like It (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Disco (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Endetté jusqu'au cou dans une affaire de water bed, Didier Travolta, 40 ans, vit au Havre dans le quartier populaire du Grand Large chez sa maman : Madame Graindorge. Il reçoit une lettre de la mère de son fils Brian, 8 ans, qui vit en ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: dancer's life, follow your dream, rise and fall, ambition, self discovery, best friends, buddies, love and romance, contests and competitions, society, starting over, rising to stardom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, normandy
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95%
The Breakdance Kid (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1984, loser pizza guy Whitey Johnson is run over by a semi truck on live television, making him a local hero. The world watches as Whitey vows to not only walk again but to win his town's breakdance competition. Whitey struggles to conquer ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, follow your dream, dancer's life, teenage love, contests and competitions, hopes, romance, rivalry, love and romance, youth, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
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71%
 6.3
 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, friends, ambition, teenage life, teenage boy, brother brother relationship, music band, celebrity culture, cultural icon, musician's life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Loins of Punjab Presents (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: India, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A ruthless philantrophist. A bhangra rapper. An over-protected prodigy. A reckless actress. A lovelorn businessman. An entrepreneurial yogi. And a Loin King. Enter a roller-coaster world of seven strangers whose lives collide during a singing ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat
Plot: immigrants, ambition, lifestyle, hotshot hero, artists and showbiz, contests and competitions, hip hop culture, music, gays and lesbians, hip hop, singer, competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, india, punjab, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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That's the Way I Like It (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Singapore
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kung Fu meets disco in Singapore. Hock is a grocery clerk longing for a motorbike. He lives with his parents and sister; they idolize his younger brother, Beng, a medical student calling himself Leslie. Hock loves Bruce Lee; he works out and ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, coming of age, misfit, follow your dream, rivalry, lifestyle, love and romance, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, romance, nightlife, twentysomething life ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
Place: singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Fun in Acapulco (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mike works on a boat in Acapulco. When the bratty daughter of the boat owner gets him fired, Mike must find new work. Little boy Rauol helps him get a job as a lifeguard and singer at a local hotel. Clashes abound when Mike runs into the rival ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, psychotronic
Plot: rivalry, couples, hotel, nightlife, unfulfilled love, redemption, cinderella story, love triangle, haunted by the past, resort, fall in love, destructive relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, acapulco mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.4
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Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out of the Aca-Circuit. In order to clear their name, and regain their status, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: music band, singing competition, friendship, best friends, music, college, romance, friends, social relations, strong female presence, rivalry, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.8
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Breakin' (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A struggling young dancer joins forces with two breakdancers and together they become a street sensation.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dancing, breakdance, hip hop, rivalry, rap, music, nightlife, showbiz, teenage love, cinderella story, friendship, disco ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Sunset Strip (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A day in Hollywood, 1972, with young people looking for the 24 hours that will change their lives. Zach will open that night for a British rocker at Whisky a Go-Go; he lives in a canyon and plays impromptu duets with a mysterious guitarist he ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, musician, love triangle, celebrity culture, nightlife, desire for fame, lifestyle, ambition, music band, rising to stardom, infidelity, showbiz ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 897
Sugar Town (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Look at the lives of struggling L.A. scene rock stars follows main character, Gwen, on her quest for the top. Working as an assistant to a film production designer, she tries to steal her boy friend who is a music producer by offering sexual favors. ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: music, musician, addiction, filmmaking, friends, couples, love and romance, ambition, buddies, artists and showbiz, aging, musician's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
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Svengali (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Svengali tells the story of Dixie, a postman from South Wales, and a music fanatic. All his life he’s dreamed of discovering a great band and then one day, trawling through YouTube, he finds them… ‘The Premature Congratulations’. He hunts ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sincere
Plot: follow your dream, hopes, music band, music, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, ambition, relationship vs career, music industry, rising to stardom, misfit, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, exciting, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, high school, punk, rebellion, camp, punk rock, rock, rock and roll, music, teenage life, culture clash, college ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
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Roadie (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young Texas good ol' boy has a knack with electronic equipment, and that talent gets him a job as a roadie with a raucous traveling rock-and-roll show.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, road movie ...
Plot: on the road, rock music, obsessive quest, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, misfit, love and romance, ambition, rise to the top, music, disorder, showbiz ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.5
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Dance Flick (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Street dancer, Thomas Uncles is from the wrong side of the tracks, but his bond with the beautiful Megan White might help the duo realize their dreams as they enter in the mother of all dance battles.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hip hop, teenage love, contests and competitions, youth, dancer's life, couple relations, culture clash, teenage life, follow your dream, lifestyle, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Podium (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bernand Fréderic is a mediocre bank executive. He's married and have a son. He used to have antother profession: to be French star Claude Francois. Now, with the Imitators Gala Night coming up, he must choose between his wife or the only thing ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: showbiz, performer's life, desire for fame, ambition, celebrity culture, dull life, crumbling marriage, obsessive quest, rivalry, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, lookalikes ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, semi serious, humorous, sex comedy ...
Plot: rebelliousness, idealism, friendship, youth, lifestyle, partners, teenage life, love and romance, buddies, hopes, society, college ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
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Leading Ladies (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A zany comedy about two sisters, their gay best friend, and their overzealous stage mom.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming out, eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, gender, couples, fall in love, contests and competitions, ambition, dancer's life, sister sister relationship, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.1
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Honey 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sequel to the 2003 dance movie Honey. Recently released from juvenile detention, talented dancer Maria Ramirez finds an outlet for her passion with a new dance crew.
Style: uplifting, captivating, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, dance school, dancer's life, juvenile delinquency, rise to the top, ambition, rivalry, fall in love, music, lifestyle, contests and competitions, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 5.7
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Coyote Ugly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Graced with a velvet voice, 21-year-old Violet Sanford heads to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a songwriter only to find her aspirations sidelined by the accolades and notoriety she receives at her "day" job as a barmaid at ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, exciting, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: dancer's life, nightlife, nightclub, love and romance, music, dancing, love affair, ambition, parents and children, desire for fame, follow your dream, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
House Party 3 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hip Hop duo Kid & Play return in the second follow-up to their 1990 screen debut House Party. Kid (Christopher "Kid" Reid) is taking the plunge and marrying his girlfriend Veda (Angela Means), while his friend Play (Christopher ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hip hop, friends, couples, disorder, wedding, silly humor, youth, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, musician's life, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 38K
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, heavy metal culture, youth, music band, teenage life, drums, musician's life, rock, ambition, desire for fame, drummer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 80s, 2000s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.2
 3K
Undiscovered (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of aspiring entertainers try to establish careers for themselves in the city of Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: showbiz, friendship, music band, music, desire for fame, musician's life, rising to stardom, rock, relationship vs career, love triangle, fall in love, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york, california, usa, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 8K
Joyful Noise (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: G.G. Sparrow faces off with her choir's newly appointed director, Vi Rose Hill, over the group's direction as they head into a national competition.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: teenage love, music band, rivalry, musician's life, follow your dream, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, underdog, ambition, lifestyle, youth, chorus girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Janey is new in town, and soon meets Lynne, who shares her passion for dancing in general, and "Dance TV" in particular. When a competition is announced to find a new Dance TV regular couple, Janey and Lynne are determined to audition. The ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, friendship, tv show, catholic school, vengeance, coming of age, artists and showbiz, ambition, love and romance, lifestyle, hopes, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Time to hassle the Hoff at the rudest, raunchiest television event of the year--The Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff. From running in slo-mo on the beach to inspiring Germany with the power of cheesy pop--it's almost too easy.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: actor's life, rising to stardom, relationship vs career, celebrity culture, showbiz, couples, performer's life, ambition, media satire, artists and showbiz, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The American Mall (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The executive producers of High School Musical keep the good times rolling with this upbeat musical comedy set in the one place every American teenager's home away from home - the local shopping mall. Ally (Nina Dobrev) is an optimistic ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ambition, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, save the day, musician's life, rise to the top, shopping mall, couple relations, teenage life, optimism, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Down and Out with the Dolls (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The raunchy, spunky tale of the rise and fall of an all-girl rock band from Portland, Oregon.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspense, witty, humorous ...
Plot: punk, lifestyle, partners, music band, best friends, music, artists and showbiz, ambition, rivalry, buddies, rise and fall, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: opposites attract, music band, desire for fame, ambition, romance, friends, teenage life, music, social relations, artists and showbiz, teenage love, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
 1K
SoulBoy (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 1974. Amidst power cuts, strikes and boot-boy aggro on the football terraces, Joe McCain is bored of a life that's going nowhere. Enter hair-dresser Jane: blonde, beautiful, and moving to the beat of a whole new world of sound, movement and ...
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nightlife, coming of age, society, youth, music, lifestyle, buddies, unfulfillment, friendship, friends, young lovers, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Get Ready to Be Boyzvoiced (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mockumentary which follows an up-and-coming three-man boyband which suffers a Milli Vanilli inspired media storm just before the release of their first album. Their only hope is to get their act together before the HitAwards Norwegian music awards ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating, parody
Plot: boy band, lifestyle, musician's life, rising to stardom, music band, artists and showbiz, ambition, rehearsal, music, media sensation, friends, salvation army ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%