Movies like Liberty Mean

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Liberty Mean (2017)
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Liberty Mean (2017)
Original name: Mock and Roll
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mock and Roll is a comedic mockumentary that follows four ambitious yet clueless friends who form a band to parody the songs of their idols, the legendary Black Owls. Madness ensues as the friends become involved with one fundraising scheme after another in their quest to get on stage at a major music festival.
Style: rockumentary
Plot: parody, rock music, bartender, band

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, cult film and not serious films with plots about parody, music, artists and showbiz, musician, rock and roll, rock music and satire mostly in Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Liberty Mean: The Return of Spinal Tap (1992), Cotton Candy (1978), This Is Spinal Tap (1984), Roadie (1980), The Last Polka (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Return of Spinal Tap (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Spinal Tap is back in a whole new feature-length rockumentary. Go behind the scenes and find out where the somewhat-less-than-fab three (Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Harry Shearer) are now -- and where it all began in Squatney, England. ...
Plot: concert footage, parody, improv
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95%
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Cotton Candy (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 1970's made-for-TV movies about high school teens embroiled in rock band drama have formed a sub-genre that holds immeasurable hypnotic powers over a lot of my generation. Worn copies of these types of movies are often traded amongst fans like ...
Plot: high school, strip poker, rock music, band, manager, determination, friendship, high school prom, parent child relationship, teenager, high school graduation, battle of the bands ...
Time: 70s
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93%
This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: "This Is Spinal Tap" shines a light on the self-contained universe of a metal band struggling to get back on the charts, including everything from its complicated history of ups and downs, gold albums, name changes and undersold concert ...
Style: cult film, humorous, cynical, satirical, witty ...
Plot: music band, heavy metal, party, music, musician, satire, cult, success, pianist, musical tour, singer, fame ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: austin texas
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69%
 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: feel good, humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: on the road, rock music, showbiz, celebrity culture, americana, fall in love, rock, disorder, obsessive quest, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, misfit ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Last Polka (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A mockumentary that depicts the final concert of Yosh and Stan Shmenge aka the Happy Wanderers.
Style: canadian humor
Plot: parody, musician, improv, fictional band
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees is a one-hour comedy special televised on the ABC Network on Monday February 17, 1997. The show features all four of the original Monkees and would be the last time Micky Dolenz, Davy Jones, Michael Nesmith, and Peter ...
Plot: musician, music, rock band, singer, actor, band
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.3
 9K
CB4 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A "rockumentary", covering the rise to fame of MC Gusto, Stab Master Arson, and Dead Mike: members of the rap group "CB4". We soon learn that these three are not what they seem and don't apear to know as much about rap music ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, witty, satirical ...
Plot: hip hop, parody, satire, wheelchair, jeep, rap, music, nudity (full frontal - brief), music band, musician's life, ambition, rise and fall ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.3
 62
Du-beat-e-o (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A filmmaker tries to finish editing a movie about all-girl rock band Runaways.
Style: cult film
Plot: gay slur, gun, film producer, rock music, punk, homosexuality, sex, homelessness, death threat, punk rock, blackmail, film within a film
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of the Pre-Fab Four.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, absurd, witty ...
Plot: parody, music, partners, rising to stardom, music band, musician's life, media, buddies, lifestyle, journalism, celebrity culture, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: england, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.2
 59K
Top Secret! (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Popular and dashing American singer Nick Rivers travels to East Germany to perform in a music festival. When he loses his heart to the gorgeous Hillary Flammond, he finds himself caught up in an underground resistance movement. Rivers joins forces ...
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, espionage, prisoner, goofy hero, heroic mission, daring rescue, selflessness, double agent, musical tour, occupation, disorder, undercover ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: east germany, germany
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54%
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Here We Are! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The night club "the River" situated in the small Greek city Livadeia is looking for a music group to perform there for a few nights. Many different musicians come from all over Greece and many funny incidents take place among them.
Plot: dining hall, singing, songwriter, band, musician, folk music, dance, dancing
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
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Wayne's World (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a sleazy TV exec offers Wayne and Garth a fat contract to tape their late-night public access show at his network, they can't believe their good fortune. But they soon discover the road from basement to big-time is a gnarly one, fraught ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: heavy metal, music, satire, ex couple relations, musician, power relations, manager, living with parents, singer, fan, friends, sleazy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
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Get Crazy (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mega-promoter Colin Beverly plans to sabotage the New Year's 1983 concert of small-time operator Max Wolfe. Wolfe's assistants Neil Allen and Willie Loman find romance while trying to save the drugs, violence, and rock and roll from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: new year's eve, desire for fame, musician's life, artists and showbiz, conspiracy, punk, rock, rising to stardom, aging, music, guru, new year ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Elephant Parts (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Winner of the first video Grammy Award, Michael Nesmith (The Monkees) wrote and starred in Elephant Parts, a collection of comedy and music videos using money he inherited from his mother, the inventor of Liquid Paper. Elephant Parts is one hour ...
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious
Plot: celebrity culture, goofy hero, lifestyle, society, artists and showbiz, performer's life, parody, musician's life, satire, showbiz, disorder, music video ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection (2003)
Genre: Music, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A collection of Weird Al Yankovic's parody and original music videos, including "The Saga Begins" and "All About The Pentiums" from the "Running With Scissors" album and "Bob" from the "Poodle ...
Style: psychedelic, claymation
Plot: severed finger, helicopter, hundred dollar bill, tyrannosaurus rex, scythe, parody, power drill, amish, some scenes animated, chainsaw, rabbit, intern ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Sexy American Idle (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: This ultra-sexy spoof of the hit TV show "American Idol" finds a small town putting on a splashy talent competition that features an endless parade of inept performers, bizarre personalities, talentless hacks and a quartet of eccentric ...
Style: erotic
Plot: parody, fictional reality show, contest, lesbian sex, female nudity, talent show, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Story: A TV special celebrating the 15th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits ...
Style: live comedy
Plot: live broadcast, late night, live performance, irreverence, parody, pop culture, entertainment, television, actor playing himself, satire, archive footage, compilation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Planet of the Erotic Ape (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: A mad scientist creates a device that transports him to a world where women rule. They keep all the men locked away, and have their sexual needs fulfilled by the local ape population. Soon the women force the newest male in their midst to help them ...
Plot: parody, gorilla suit, simulated sex, high heels, female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian, group sex, shower, sex, bathtub
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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(Romance) in the Digital Age (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the video of a once-famous emo band performing impromptu karaoke together goes viral, a door opens for the possibility of a reunion the day of the guitarist's Christmastime wedding.
Plot: wedding, dancing, karaoke, social media, internet, love, viral video, womanizer, punk rock, dating, santa claus, twenty something ...
Time: 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Electric Apricot (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Electric Apricot is a spoof of jam bands centered around the band, Electric Apricot, in the style of "This Is Spinal Tap"
Style: humorous, realistic, cynical, offbeat, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Bandwagon (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tony gets fired from his job. He's not really sad about this because he prefers writing songs and playing the guitar. He meets the drummer Charlie and they decide to start a band, although Tony is afraid of playing in front of other people. He ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, offbeat
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Rodney Dangerfield: It's Not Easy Bein' Me (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Rodney Dangerfield hosted this HBO special which includes fantastic performances by some of the best new talent of 1986. Comedians include Jeff Altman, Roseanne Barr, Sam Kinison, Bob Nelson, Jerry Seinfeld, Robert Townsend, and, of course, Rodney ...
Style: live comedy
Plot: parody, comedian, comedy club, racial stereotype, boxer, stand up comedian, stand up, stand-up comedian
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Wayne's World 2 (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A message from Jim Morrison in a dream prompts cable access TV stars Wayne and Garth to put on a rock concert, "Waynestock," with Aerosmith as headliners. But amid the preparations, Wayne frets that a record producer is putting the moves ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Fear of a Black Hat (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Chronicling the controversial career of bad boys N.W.H. (Niggaz With Hats), this uproarious 'mockumentary' lampoons all of hardcore rap's hot-button issues. This underground laugh riot recounts the rise, fall and resurrection of a ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: hip hop, satire, parody, rivalry, mexican standoff, music, musician, silly humor, social differences, cons and scams, manipulation, performer's life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Roulette Stars of Metro Detroit (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Out of Detroit, Electric Six mesmerized the world with their disco-punk infused rock. That’s what the history books will say at least. What you don’t know is that the music and the dance parties have always just been smoke and mirrors. The real ...
Plot: gambling, classroom, apology, casino, tanning bed, teacher, millionaire, golf, band, boxer, alcohol, poker ...
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, China
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When his new album fails to sell records, pop/rap superstar Conner4real goes into a major tailspin and watches his celebrity high life begin to collapse. He'll try anything to bounce back, anything except reuniting with his old rap group The ...
Style: satirical, funny, absurd, stylized, idiotic ...
Plot: pop star, celebrity, musician, concert, parody, fame, music video, music business, music, storytelling, dumb, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Adventures of Power (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In his quest to become the world's greatest air-drummer, a small-town dreamer must overcome obstacles and ridicule to save the day.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: youth, contests and competitions, underdog, musician's life, against the odds, working class, rivalry, follow your dream, hopes, artists and showbiz, social misfits, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new mexico, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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School of Rock (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Fired from his band and hard up for cash, guitarist and vocalist Dewey Finn finagles his way into a job as a fifth-grade substitute teacher at a private school, where he secretly begins teaching his students the finer points of rock 'n' ...
Style: humorous, inspirational, funny, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, kids
Plot: teacher, music band, rock band, musician, rock music, school, teachers and students, youth, music, rock and roll, society, rock musician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 576
Tunnel Vision (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A committee investigating TV's first uncensored network examines a typical day's programming, which includes shows, commercials, news programs, you name it. What they discover will surely crack you up! This outrageous and irreverent spoof ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: parody, television, absurd humor, irreverence, fictional game show, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, undressing, satire
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 36K
Up in Smoke (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An unemployed pot-smoking slacker and amateur drummer, Anthony Stoner ditches his strict parents and hits the road, eventually meeting kindred spirit Pedro de Pacas. While the drug-ingesting duo is soon arrested for possession of marijuana, Anthony ...
Style: cult film, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: marijuana, stoners, hitchhiker, on the road, deportation, smuggling, smoking, chase, farce, crimes, drug dealing, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: mexico, california, latin america, asia, vietnam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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