Movies like XOXO

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XOXO (2016)
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XOXO (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: XOXO follows six strangers whose lives collide in one frenetic, dream-chasing, hopelessly romantic night.
Style: romantic, captivating, exciting, funny, uplifting
Audience: teens
Plot: festival, party, kiss, rave, dancing, friendship, car, rock music, singer, dating, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pop star, love interest, sex scene, drugs, lipstick, youtube, suburbs, punk, computer, house, female singer, drug dealer, dancer, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and entertaining films with plots about dancing, music, friendship, ambition, storytelling, dance and life philosophy mostly in Drama, Music and Romance genres. Some movies like XOXO: We Are Your Friends (2015), Honey: Rise Up and Dance (2018), 54 (1998), Center Stage: On Pointe (2016), Step Up Revolution (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
We Are Your Friends (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Young Cole Carter dreams of hitting the big time as a Hollywood disc jockey, spending his days and nights hanging with buddies and working on the one track that will set the world on fire. Opportunity comes knocking when he meets James Reed, a ...
Style: light, entertaining, romantic, harsh, complex ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dj, music festival, party, friendship between men, dance, musician, ecstasy, fame, cheating girlfriend, friendship, narcissism, ambition ...
Place: los angeles, las vegas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Honey: Rise Up and Dance (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Street dancer Skyler comes out of the shadow of her trained dancer sister, Tosha, & joins a dance competition with the Honey dance studio; the prize is a college scholarship.
Style: captivating, entertaining, sincere, romantic, inspirational
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: follow your dream, human spirit, artists and showbiz, friendship, rivalry, dancing, creativity, life philosophy, youth, ambition, lifestyle, choreographer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 31K
54 (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shane, a Jersey boy with big dreams, crosses the river in hopes of finding a more exciting life at Studio 54. When Steve Rubell, the mastermind behind the infamous disco, plucks Shane from the sea of faces clamoring to get inside his club, Shane not ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: disco, nightclub, drug abuse, nightlife, lifestyle, addiction, clubbing, drugs/alcohol, party, father son relationship, sex, money ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, bahamas, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Center Stage: On Pointe (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Center Stage: On Pointe, Jonathan Reeves (Gallagher) is tasked with infusing more contemporary styles and modernism into the American Ballet Academy, and enlists his his top choreographers Charlie (Radetsky), Cooper (Stiefel) and Tommy (Wormald) ...
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, psychological
Plot: dancing, ballerina, ballet, partner, camp, friendship, training, rivalry, audition, reputation, competition, dancer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Step Up Revolution (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Emily arrives in Miami with aspirations to become a professional dancer. She sparks with Sean, the leader of a dance crew whose neighborhood is threatened by Emily's father's development plans.
Style: light, feel good, exciting, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: dancing, teenage love, music, dancer's life, youth, dancer, love and romance, hopes, follow your dream, teenage life, culture clash, audition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami, florida, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 24K
Take the Lead (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A former professional dancer volunteers to teach dance in the New York public school system and, while his background first clashes with his students' tastes, together they create a completely new style of dance. Based on the story of ballroom ...
Style: captivating, feel good, inspirational, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: dancer's life, dancing, dancer, dedicated educator, high school, ambition, teachers and students, against the odds, respect, contests and competitions, music, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Battle of the Year (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck coach is hired to prepare a team of the best American dancers for an international tournament that attracts all the best crews from around the world, but the Americans haven't won in fifteen years.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: dancer's life, lifestyle, ambition, rivalry, artists and showbiz, contests and competitions, power relations, athlete and trainer, underdog, music, dancing, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Black Snake Moan (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A God-fearing bluesman takes to a wild young woman who, as a victim of childhood sexual abuse, is looking everywhere for love, but never quite finding it.
Style: psychological, rough, emotional, melancholic, sexual ...
Plot: sex addict, nymphomaniac, black man white woman relationship, redemption, musician, captive, abuse, nervous breakdown, going straight, life is a bitch, confined, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa, mississippi, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 7.7
 303K
A Star is Born (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers-and falls in love with-struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer – until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sincere, captivating, rockumentary ...
Plot: singer, showbiz, falling in love, fame, concert, aspiring singer, talent, alcoholic, addiction, brother brother relationship, drinking problem, backstage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 14K
Vox Lux (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1999, teenage sisters Celeste and Eleanor survive a seismic, violent tragedy. The sisters compose and perform a song about their experience, making something lovely and cathartic out of a catastrophe - while also catapulting Celeste to stardom. ...
Style: rough, inspirational, exciting, thought provoking, suspense
Audience: family outing
Plot: pop star, female singer, mother daughter relationship, illness, transformation, hopes, friendship, family relations, parents and children, family, adaptation, society ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 2000s, year 1999, year 1986 ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.7
 39
Disco Fever (1978)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jaded night club owner stages the comeback of an ex-teen idol for revenge.
Plot: singer, airplane, dancing, disco, tennis, neon sign, champagne, vodka, cocaine
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 31K
Step Up All In (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: All-stars from the previous Step Up installments come together in glittering Las Vegas, battling for a victory that could define their dreams and their careers.
Style: captivating, feel good, serious, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dance contest, music, hip hop, rivalry, follow your dream, romance, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, team, victory, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.8
 25K
You Got Served (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At Mr. Rad's Warehouse, the best hip-hop crews in Los Angeles compete for money and respect. But when a suburban crew crashes the party, stealing their dancers - and their moves - two warring friends have to pull together to represent the ...
Style: stylized, humorous, inspirational, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, breakdance, dancing, friendship, music, follow your dream, rivalry, dancer's life, ambition, betrayal, dance performance, competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 50K
Magic Mike XXL (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Three years after Mike bowed out of the stripper life at the top of his game, he and the remaining Kings of Tampa hit the road to Myrtle Beach to put on one last blow-out performance.
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: road trip, male friendship, artists and showbiz, hopes, workplace, drugs/alcohol, ambition, on the road, performer's life, strip club, dancing, male bonding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, florida, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Roller Boogie (1979)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teen lovers Bobby and Terry band together with other roller skaters to try and prevent a powerful mobster taking over the land their favourite skating rink sits on, and compete in the Boogie Contest.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, clothed female naked male
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, friendship, youth, rescue, shopping mall, against the odds, social differences, rivalry, underdog, save the day, friends, young lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, santa monica california, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 21K
Stomp the Yard (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After the death of his younger brother, a troubled 19-year-old street dancer from Los Angeles is able to bypass juvenile hall by enrolling in the historically black, Truth University in Atlanta, Georgia. But his efforts to get an education and woo ...
Style: captivating, touching, exciting, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, music, rivalry, hip hop, ambition, leadership, breakdance, teenage love, romance, competition, university, dancer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 4K
The Fits (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Toni, a tomboyish boxer, lands a spot on an after-school drill team in the West End community of Cincinnati. She eagerly absorbs routines, masters drills, and even pierces her own ears to fit in. It’s the joy of her first friendships and her ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, enigmatic
Plot: friendship, girl, secret, dancing, tomboy, competition, boxing, fainting, illness, mother daughter relationship, dance, fear ...
Place: cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. When she joins forces with the schools hottest dancer, Chase, to form a crew of ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: dancing, teenage love, dancer's life, youth, friendship, hip hop, breakdance, rivalry, music, follow your dream, contests and competitions, competition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 5.6
 2K
Weekender (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1990. The rave scene has arrived from Ibiza and warehouse parties are exploding across the UK bringing phenomenal wealth to the organisers. In Manchester, best mates Matt and Dylan are in their early 20's and long to be more than just punters. ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, exciting
Plot: rave, drug dealing, twentysomething life, friends, dream come true, drugs/alcohol, rise and fall, friendship, unfulfillment, music, gangsters, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: europe, england, amsterdam, manchester england, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 9K
CBGB (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: CBGB looks at New York's dynamic punk rock scene through the lens of the ground-breaking Lower East Side club started by eccentric Hilly Kristal (Alan Rickman) in 1973 which launched thousands of bands.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating
Plot: music, punk rock, punk, musician's life, artists and showbiz, clubbing, lifestyle, ambition, music band, music history, nightclub, rock music ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.5
 101K
August Rush (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.
Style: touching, sentimental, inspirational, romantic, feel good ...
Plot: orphan, prodigy, musician's life, youth, music, hopes, lie, orphanage, dancing, musician, artists and showbiz, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.9
 11K
StreetDance 3D (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In order to win the Street Dance Championships, a dance crew is forced to work with ballet dancers from the Royal Dance School in exchange for rehearsal space.
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, funny, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: dance school, dancing, dance contest, competition, love and romance, ballet, dream, team, fight, school dance, dancer's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Tony Manero is a Brooklyn paint-store clerk who'd give anything to break out of his dead-end existence. In life, Tony is a peasant; on the disco dance floor, he's a king. As the soundtrack plays one Bee Gees hit after another, white-suited ...
Style: serious, sexy, sentimental, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: disco, dance performance, romance, hopes, ambition, twentysomething life, social climbing, contests and competitions, escape from reality, urban ghetto life, friendship, male female relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 4K
Her Smell (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A self-destructive punk rocker struggles with sobriety while trying to recapture the creative inspiration that led her band to success.
Style: psychological, rough, art house, captivating
Plot: punk rocker, addiction, mental illness, mother daughter relationship, drug use, female protagonist, friendship, husband wife relationship, rock music, nervousness, camera, singer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 4K
Groove (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An inside look into one night in the San Francisco underground rave scene.
Style: semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, intense, realistic ...
Plot: clubbing, drug dealing, lifestyle, fish out of water, nightlife, city life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drug use, rave, brother brother relationship, hip hop, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, new york, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 107K
Step Up (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a chance to follow their dreams, but some people only get one shot. Tyler Gage is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore's tracks and the only thing that stands between him and an unfulfilled life are his dreams of one day ...
Style: feel good, captivating, serious, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dance school, love and romance, teenage love, hip hop, music, dance, dancer, dancer's life, performance, youth, ballet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Music of the Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Story of a schoolteacher's struggle to teach violin to inner-city Harlem kids.
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: school, dedicated educator, school teacher, ambition, fighting the system, against the odds, teachers and students, female protagonist, happy ending, underdog, rivalry, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Business of Fancydancing (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Seymour Polatkin is a successful, gay Indian poet from Spokane who confronts his past when he returns to his childhood home on the reservation to attend the funeral of a dear friend.
Style: sincere, clever, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, social differences, obsessive quest, death in the family, family problems, gays and lesbians, love and romance, coming of age, haunted by the past, best friends, youth, reunion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Lackawanna Blues (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, New York.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, family problems, lifestyle, friends, parents and children, family relations, youth, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, nanny, mother son relationship ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, russia, new york yankees, toronto ontario canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.0
 522
The Taqwacores (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three years in the making, this feature documentary follows the progression of the Muslim Punk scene: from its imaginary inception in a novel written by a white-convert named Michael Muhammad Knight to a full-blown, real-life scene of Muslim punk ...
Style: realistic, serious, uplifting, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: rebelliousness, moral dilemma, rock, college life, religions or cults, student life, social relations, coming of age, society, misfit, youth, innocence lost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pakistan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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