Movies like London Town

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London Town (2016)
 6.4
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London Town (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A 14-year old boy’s life changes forever when his estranged mother introduces him to the music of The Clash in 1979 London.
Plot: rock band, accident, riot, cross dressing, blonde, virgin, taxi driver, fever, rock concert, 15 year old, divorced parents

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Most similar movies to London Town

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic and rough films with plots about rock band, music, rock music, artists and showbiz, guitar, concert and musician's life mostly in Drama, Music and Biography genres. Some movies like London Town: Velvet Goldmine (1998), Little Love Song (2019), August Rush (2007), Sugar! (2017), I Hate Tom Petty (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Velvet Goldmine (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
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, sexual, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Plot: faked death, fictional band, school uniform, bisexual, music, gay, bohemian life, rise and fall, gender, lifestyle, ambition, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 19th century, year 1984
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Little Love Song (2019)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A popular high school band is scouted by a Tokyo-based record company. The band is involved in a car accident, however, shattering many hopes. The band receives a demo tape from a girl who lives on the navy base. They are reinvigorated.
Plot: rock band, car accident, musician, based on song, accident
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.5
 100K
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 ⇓
74%
 4.1
 69
Sugar! (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Leslie (Tony Award Winner ALICE RIPLEY), a housewife and 50-plus piano teacher, decides to follow her life-long dream of being a rock 'n roll singer much to the chagrin of her husband (SAG Award Winner ROBERT CLOHESSY), who is running for ...
Plot: middle aged, rock band, dream, politics
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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I Hate Tom Petty (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Through music and dramatic performances, the film tells the story of the relationship between a young emerging guitar player/songwriter named Bob and a the sexy free spirited singer-songwriter Kitt. They are brought together by their friends and one ...
Plot: rock band, bassist, bass, keyboard, guitarist, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, guitar, band
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Rainbow Experiment (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Things spiral out of control in a high school in Manhattan when a terrible accident involving a science experiment injures a kid for life.
Plot: accident, experiment, high school, love, forgiveness
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.6
 8K
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, sincere, captivating, serious
Plot: music, punk rock, punk, musician's life, artists and showbiz, clubbing, music band, ambition, lifestyle, music history, nightclub, rock music ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.4
 50
Strutter (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young musician recovers from the loss of his girlfriend with the help of his female filmmaker friend, and even forms a friendship with the rival who stole her.
Plot: banjo, guitar, seance, rock band, ferris wheel, popcorn, record store, billiards, musical instrument, bass, movie theatre, broken heart ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Her Last Chance (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Drug adict teen gets out of rehab only to be accused of her boyfriend's death.
Plot: accident, death, drugs, drug addiction, drug addict, party, jealousy, teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 245
Loren Cass (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Adolescents come to terms with their lives after the rebellions of 1996 St. Petersburg.
Plot: teenage boy, teenage girl, robbery, drug addiction, drug addict, graffiti, troubled teen, filmmaking, punk rock, punk band, punk rocker, suicide ...
Place: florida, california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 847
Beck (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Yukio is your average high school student who spends his days going to class and avoiding bullies. That is until he meets Ryusuke, a guitar prodigy. Together with Taira, Chiba, and Saku they form the rock band BECK. As their popularity increases so ...
Plot: teenage boy, teenage girl, dog, rock band, band, guitarist, drums, long haired male, high school, guitar, electric guitar, male with long hair
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 520
Sweetwater (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1969, the band Sweetwater led by lead vocalist Nansi Nevins opened Woodstock and subsequently got considerable media attention, appearing on a number of TV shows. But just as they appeared to be getting a really break big, they just disappeared. ...
Plot: rock band, car accident
Time: 1960s
Place: woodstock
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.3
 16K
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: atmospheric, captivating, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: motorcycle, gang, youth, music, working class, coming of age, buddies, rock, teenage life, weekend, dancing, record player ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1965
Place: england, london, europe, brighton, woodstock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 1K
Times Square (1980)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two ill-matched teenage girls form a punk band and soon have New York by its ears.
Style: realistic, cynical, exciting, rough, serious ...
Plot: punk, hospital, runaway, ambition, culture clash, youth, drug abuse, teenage life, rebelliousness, society, urban, rebellion ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Just Like Before (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A movie about the Filipino rock Band The Dawn.
Plot: rock music, singing, musician, obscurity, fame, new wave, based on song, drums, concert, amnesia, bassist, rock band ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 39K
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: serious, realistic, inspirational, entertaining, intense ...
Plot: rock star, audition, music band, music, heavy metal, ambition, success, rising to stardom, musician's life, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania, seattle washington, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, rough, sexy, based on true events ...
Plot: rock band, musician, singer, music band, fame, gay, aids, lgbt, rise to the top, musician's life, desire for fame, friendship between men ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1976, year 1984, year 1970 ...
Place: england, britain, edinburgh scotland, munich germany, atlanta georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 978
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: biting, cynical, serious, realistic
Plot: music band, punk rock, lifestyle, misfit, rebelliousness, social decay, rally, friends, showbiz, society, punk, injustice ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 4.9
 545
Hard to Hold (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Details the efforts of a pop-rock star (James Roberts / Rick Springfield) to win the love of a woman he meets in a car accident. None of the usual gambits work on this woman, who has never heard of him. Complications arise involving the ...
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: music, love triangle, romance, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, artists and showbiz, fall in love, musician's life, performer's life, music band, rehabilitation ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.0
 20
Stardoom (1971)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Philippines
Duration: 145 min.
Story: This movie is about the "movies." A story that narrates how an ambitious mother and frustrated actress pushes her youngest son into a tragic career in show business. Her son becomes part of the tinsel world but realizes that he must ...
Plot: director, mama's boy, aspiring actor, hate, accident, shooting, parent, mother superior, film producer, brother brother relationship, death of father, nun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Things Behind the Sun (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young music journalist's dark memories are awakened when he goes to interview a female rock singer, and both are forced to confront troubling secrets from their pasts.
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: sexual abuse, music, haunted by the past, rapist, journalist, rape, musician's life, coping, introspection, youth, journalism, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 3K
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: addiction, punk rocker, mental illness, female protagonist, drug use, friendship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, drinking, singer, camera, promise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Higher and Higher (1970)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Switzerland, West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A beautiful blonde hooks up with a rock star, and after a night of sex and drugs, he leaves. She, though, has fallen madly in love with him, and sets out with her girlfriend across Europe to track him down. On the way, however, she gets mixed up ...
Plot: exploitation, lesbian, drugs, train, sex, lesbianism, biker gang, satanic ritual, customs officer, acid trip, lsd, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 7.7
 117K
Billy Elliot (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set against the background of the 1984 Miner's Strike, Billy Elliot is an 11 year old boy who stumbles out of the boxing ring and onto the ballet floor. He faces many trials and triumphs as he strives to conquer his family's set ways, ...
Style: uplifting, touching, feel good, captivating, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: ballet, follow your dream, dancer's life, gay, audition, coming of age, prejudice, working class, hopes, dance school, father son relationship, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984, 1990s
Place: england, northern england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 472
Legends (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Three estranged friends are going to be forced to gather very much to their regret ... Axel (Santiago Segura), a very particular Spaniard, decides to undertake the search of his former companions in Buenos Aires. 25 years ago they formed a musical ...
Plot: rock music, widower, drums, falling in love, precocious child, friendship between men, father son relationship, ladies man, rock band, male friendship, rock concert, lawyer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 1K
Ema (2019)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Chile
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A couple deals with the aftermath of an adoption that goes awry as their household falls apart.
Plot: lesbian sex, adoption, dance instructor, arson, performance, guilt, school, accident, dancer, lesbian interest, dance, fire brigade ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Young Soul Rebels (1991)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young Soul Rebels is a 1991 film by Isaac Julien which examines the interaction between youth cultural movements in Britain. Skinheads, Punks & Soulboys along with the political and cultural tensions between them. The film received the ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: disco, murder, politics, radio dj, friendship, gay, social decay, racism, addiction, frame up, betrayal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: nymphomaniac, sex addict, redemption, musician, captive, nervous breakdown, abuse, going straight, black man white woman relationship, youth, isolation, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tennessee, mississippi, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.4
 534
Lara (2019)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It is Lara's sixtieth birthday and it is surely no coincidence that her son Viktor is giving the most important piano concert of his career – since it was her who mapped out and forced Victor's musical career in the first place. Yet the ...
Plot: classical music, mother daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, mother daughter conflict, piano teacher, suicidal thoughts, pianist, taxi ride, concert hall, taxi driver, birthday cake, mother son conflict
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 2K
Ganes (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Finland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Remu grew up in modest conditions. He dropped out from schoold during his teen age years and is making career as a small time criminal. His family's destiny is about to come true, and it's going to be the usual: jail, alcoholism and ...
Plot: rock band, jail, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, police officer, drums, father son relationship, friendship, youth, bassist, drummer, recording studio, rock music ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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