Movies like Bigger Than Tina

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Bigger Than Tina (1999)
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Bigger Than Tina (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Dan Vardy-Cobb as he aspires to become a pop star.
Plot: talent show, musician, money, male female relationship, singing, song, singer, bully, satire, suburbs, rise and fall, band, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, music industry, vanity, shopping mall, new age, fat girl, record producer, talent contest, talent agent, cd
Place: australia, melbourne australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, clever and cult film films with plots about singer, musician, singing, music, song, artists and showbiz and satire mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like Bigger Than Tina: Hard Core Logo (1996), Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees (1997), Here We Are! (2004), Getting Over (1981), Bandwagon (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hard Core Logo (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bruce Macdonald follows punk bank Hard Core Logo on a harrowing last-gasp reunion tour throughout Western Canada. As magnetic lead-singer Joe Dick holds the whole magilla together through sheer force of will, all the tensions and pitfalls of life on ...
Style: talky, humorous, captivating, intense, clever ...
Plot: reunion, on the road, music, music band, artists and showbiz, musician's life, friends, ambition, satire, rock music, existentialism, punk ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, british columbia, los angeles
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100%
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
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48%
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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, dancing, singing, songwriter, band, musician, folk music, dance
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Getting Over (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Senor Daniels stars as Mike, a man with a dream of making it big in the music industry. He gets conned by a bigoted board chairman, and has his label, 'Impossibly Funky Records' taken over. As surmised by Alllmovie, this tuneful drama ...
Plot: record producer, music industry, kidnapping, mafia, singer, girl band, promoter, rock band, rock and roll
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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
Plot: friendship, rivalry, band, drummer, monkey, guitar, desire for fame, musician's life, ambition, buddies, artists and showbiz, music band ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: north carolina, usa, south carolina, alabama, mississippi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA, Iceland, Canada
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two small-town aspiring musicians chase their pop star dreams at a global music competition, where high stakes, scheming rivals and onstage mishaps test their bond.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, romantic, motivational ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: rivalry, singer, musician, singing, artistic, music band, performer's life, musician's life, show tunes, hopes, farce, dream ...
Time: 2020s
Place: iceland, edinburgh scotland
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38%
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100% Arabic (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The movie takes place in a poverty-stricken, rent-controlled neighborhood on the outskirts of Paris. Algerian immigrants, many of whom are in France illegally, the place has earned the nickname of "100%Arabica". It's a rough ...
Style: emotional, humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic
Plot: satire, immigrants, disco, culture clash, friends, ambition, artists and showbiz, music, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, society, politics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Richy Guitar (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: record, band, billiards, concert, money, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, police, guitar, teenager, drums, forklift, punk rock ...
Place: berlin germany, west berlin west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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My X-Girlfriend's Wedding Reception (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This brutally honest comedy depicts the Jewish-Italian wedding reception of Lisa Weinstein (Deborah Gibson), as guests can't help but notice the romantic sparks among Lisa, the groom (Joey Scherr), the maid of honor (Mo Gaffney) and the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, wedding, family gatherings, love triangle, friends, best friends, love and romance, romance, music band, couples, ex girlfriend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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35%
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A Mighty Wind (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, lyrical ...
Plot: musician, reunion, singer, folk singer, music, showbiz, music band, love and romance, satire, musical tour, lovers, talented ...
Time: 21st century, 60s, 20th century, contemporary, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Singer Dewey Cox overcomes adversity to become a musical legend.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music, addiction, parody, musician, marijuana, singer, divorce, farce, drug abuse, stupidity, rock, star ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s, 50s, 90s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, musical tour, singer, fame, success, pianist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: austin texas
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33%
Josie and the Pussycats (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Josie, Melody and Val are three small-town girl musicians determined to take their rock band out of their garage and straight to the top, while remaining true to their look, style and sound. They get a record deal which brings fame and fortune but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: music, friendship, fame, secret, conspiracy, lifestyle, ambition, desire for fame, musician's life, music band, showbiz, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Warning: Parental Advisory (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the 1985 Senatorial hearings to place "Warning: Parental Advisory" labels on music albums with "obscene" lyrics and themes - and the rockers who tried to fight it.
Plot: scapegoat, satire, music store, political activist, musician, singer, bored housewife, rock music, heavy metal, free speech, censorship, religious fanatic ...
Time: 80s
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Andy's Funhouse (1979)
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: This special was taped in 1977 but did not air until August 1979, on ABC. It featured most of Andy's famous gags, including Foreign Man/Latka and his Elvis Presley impersonation, as well as a host of unique segments (including a special ...
Style: cult film, post modern
Plot: surrealism, singing, satire, irreverence, joke, celebrity impersonation, absurd humor, parody, puppet, absurdism, singer, celebrity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Gramps Is in the Resistance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Music, War
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It is 1943 in Paris. Like so many others, the Bourbelle family's home has been taken over by the Germans and they now live in their cellar. Little do they know that the son, Guy-Hubert Bourdelle, is far from being the cowardly hairdresser he ...
Style: cult film
Plot: satire, parody, nazi collaborator, dual identity, reunion, german officer, world war two, musician, french resistance, singer, diva, hand grenade ...
Time: 1940s, 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, musician's life, media, music band, rising to stardom, lifestyle, journalism, buddies, celebrity culture, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: england, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Yesterday (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Set in the 60's in a provincial town: four high school teenagers approach graduation, but all they think about are The Beatles.
Plot: coming of age, first love, teenage girl, divorce, electric shock, singing, electrocution, high school graduation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, provincial life, band, musician ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Lucy Gets Lucky (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: LUCY GETS LUCKY finds the wacky redhead pulling out all the stops in Las Vegas to see her favorite entertainer, Dean Martin. Lucy gets a job working at the MGM Grand casino and high stakes hijinks follow.
Plot: dancing, gambling, job interview, fainting, music band, entertainer, sheet music, manager, performer, singing, fired from the job, stage ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Kat and the Band (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Seventeen year old, music obsessed school girl Kat Malone tricks her way into managing struggling band Dollar Days, pretending to be a band manager in her twenties.
Plot: male objectification, eavesdropping, family relations, lack of money, poster, full moon, vandal, van, crying, photograph, bartender, band ...
Place: london
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28%
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Louis & Frank (1998)
Genre: Music, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Third-rate doo-wop singers making a comeback hook up with a campy manager who books them to perform in drag.
Plot: cousin cousin relationship, bowling alley, bar owner, karaoke, gay club, drag, comeback, beautician, lounge singer, retro, bowling, female impersonator ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey, sicily, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
American Dreamz (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The new season of "American Dreamz," the wildly popular television singing contest, has captured the country's attention, as the competition looks to be between a young Midwestern gal (Moore) and a showtunes-loving young man from ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: music, desire for fame, white house, terrorism, contests and competitions, rising to stardom, disorder, tv show, satire, head of state, musician's life, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio, new york, manhattan new york city, iraq
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27%
Sing Salmon Sing (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: High school student Kasumi Ogino (Kaho) is a member of the school choir and after years of praise for her singing voice thinks she is the absolute bee’s knees. When the object of her desires, classmate and photographer Junichi Makimura (Hideo ...
Plot: choir, music competition, singing, sexy girl, bully, pets, golf, japanese girl, japanese schoolgirl, short skirt, eye candy, angel ...
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26%
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Music and Lyrics (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A washed up singer is given a couple days to compose a chart-topping hit for an aspiring teen sensation. Though he's never written a decent lyric in his life, he sparks with an offbeat younger woman with a flair for words.
Style: feel good, semi serious, sweet, light, lyrical ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, romance, musician's life, fall in love, singer, romancing partners, career, band, love and romance, desire for fame, showbiz, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, cons and scams, performer's life, manipulation, social differences, manipulations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Is It Bill Bailey? (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Is It Bill Bailey? was a stand up / sketch comedy series written by and starring Bill Bailey. One series of six episodes was produced and aired on BBC Two in 1998, and it has never been recommissioned or released on DVD. It was to have been repeated ...
Plot: singing, british tv, joke, stand up comedian, song, british, comedian, actor playing himself, musical number, monologue, singer, musician
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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, rap, wheelchair, jeep, music, nudity (full frontal - brief), artists and showbiz, rivalry, buddies, music band ...
Time: 90s
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26%
A Young Children's Concert with Raffi (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After a million sales of his best-selling records, this internationally acclaimed children's entertainer is all yours in concert with an irresistible program -- songs for singing, clapping, and moving -- featuring Raffi's inviting voice, ...
Plot: children, little girl, song, stage, little boy, singing, singer, concert, guitar, auditorium
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Cupcakes (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of friends in a Tel Aviv suburb get together to watch Universong, a Eurovision-like television song contest. They gather to watch and are depressed by the lifelessness of the Israeli entry, a parody of many recent offerings, a flashy, ...
Plot: singer, gay couple, baker, gay, cupcake, homosexual, jewish, parody, shower, friend, friendship, singing competition ...
Place: israel, tel aviv israel, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Revival (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The comedy Revival tells the story of four musicians whose rock band SMOKE broke up under uncertain circumstances in 1972 and who, each for their own reasons, decide to attempt a spectacular comeback. The reasons vary - money, longing for lost fame, ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, topical humor
Plot: music band, aging, reunion, musician's life, rocker, elderly, music, artists and showbiz, buddies, friends, rock, comeback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%