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The Phynx (1970)
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The Phynx (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A rock band becomes embroiled in foreign affairs when they're sent to go on tour in Albania as a cover to find hostages in a remote castle held by communist enemies of the USA.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, rock band, espionage, kidnapping, computer, castle, secret agents, rock and roll, orgy, tattoo, communist, showbiz, show business, secret agent, celebrity cameo
Place: rome italy, london, albania, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, clever and feel good films with plots about rock and roll, rock band, disorder, music, artists and showbiz, parody and musician mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like The Phynx: The Last of the Secret Agents? (1966), Getting Over (1981), Where the Bullets Fly (1966), Roadie (1980), School of Rock (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last of the Secret Agents? (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A wacky 60s spy spoof.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, james bond spoof, parody, agent, espionage, spy spoof, secret agent, farce, secret agents
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 10
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 ⇓
94%
Where the Bullets Fly (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a spoof of the spy genre a secret agent chases a missing formula that can drain nuclear energy from an element named Spurium,
Style: comic, psychotronic
Plot: spy, parody, farce, james bond spoof, spy spoof, spy hero, espionage
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
 1K
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, obsessive quest, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, misfit, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 7.1
 264K
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: rock band, teacher, music band, musician, rock music, teachers and students, youth, school, rock and roll, society, music, rock musician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Get Yourself a College Girl (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young music student faces expulsion after her instructors learn she is moonlighting as a pop-music writer.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: student, songwriter, college, photographer, dance teacher, ski resort, dancing, composer, bikini, costume party, publisher, beach party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Strike First Freddy (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Frede Hansen, a game salesman, is mistaken for a secret service agent on a ferry and kidnapped by enemy agents. He escapes and now the secret service want to use him as bait to track the enemy. They assign their best agent, Smith to be his partner ...
Plot: secret agent, spy, secret agents, james bond spoof, espionage
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
45%
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Having a Wild Weekend (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dinah (Barbara Ferris) is a famous model and actress who is getting tired of life in the limelight and wants to take a break. While shooting a commercial spot for meat, she meets Steve (Dave Clark), a stuntman. Dinah and Steve hit it off and decide ...
Style: clever, humorous, offbeat, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rise and fall, desire for fame, partners, lifestyle, musician's life, buddies, music, celebrity culture, rock, island, friendship, showbiz ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Rock and Roll: The Movie (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rock and Roll the Movie follows fresh out of college guy David who moves to LA only to wind up in a bet with his teenage rock star agent idol, William Smythe over his cherished '59 T-Bird. To keep his car, David must convince a now washed-up ...
Plot: breasts, spring break, battle of the bands, bare breasts, guitarist, rock and roll
Time: year 1980, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 142K
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 ⇓
39%
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, realistic, not serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: friendship, concert, satire, rock, tv show, verbal byplay, heavy metal, wedding preparations and rituals, virginity, adult virgin, righting the wronged, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Rock'n Roll Never Dies (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Finland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Finnish rocker movie
Plot: rock, carnival, rock band, guitar, rock and roll, guitarist, concert, rock music, tattoo, mentally challenged, childhood flashback, songwriting ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Last of the Blonde Bombshells (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After Elizabeth's husband dies, she begins to play her tenor saxophone again, and remembers when she was 15 and a member of the Blonde Bombshells, an all-girl (with one exception) swing band. Accompanied by the exception and urged on by her ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: reunion, friendship, jazz, music, starting over, musician's life, cross dressing, fall in love, love affair, oldies, couple relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 1940s
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Bang! Bang! You're Dead! (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: One of six travelers who catch the bus from Casablanca airport to Marrakesh is carrying $2 million to pay a local operator to fix United Nations votes. But which one?
Plot: spy, bus, man in underwear, legs, feminine wiles, bus trip, femme fatale, dual identity, multiple suspects, thin legs, leg, pretty legs ...
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 999
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sincere
Plot: hopes, follow your dream, music band, relationship vs career, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, ambition, music, music industry, couples, disorder, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.1
 299
Valet Girls (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A young girl who aspires to a singing career gets herself and her best friend a job as valet parking girls at a Malibu party in order to meet people who can help them achieve their dreams.
Style: humorous, sexual, realistic, semi serious, sexy
Plot: valet, female singer, gender, contests and competitions, friends, showbiz, feminism, vengeance, hollywood, artists and showbiz, rise to the top, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Get Him to the Greek (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Pinnacle records has the perfect plan to get their sinking company back on track: a comeback concert in LA featuring Aldous Snow, a fading rockstar who has dropped off the radar in recent years. Record company intern Aaron Green is faced with the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, cynical, road movie, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: musician, showbiz, musician's life, lifestyle, plan gone awry, disorder, friends, alcohol abuse, celebrity culture, intern, comeback, irresponsible ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2009, 2000s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, new york, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Nasty Rabbit (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Russian spies secretly infect rabbits with a deadly bacteria, then let them loose in the U.S.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, not serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, partners, misfit, undercover, secret agents, mad scientist, danger, escapades, chases and races, heroes, dishonesty, parody ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 247
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, rock music, band, manager, determination, friendship, high school prom, parent child relationship, strip poker, rock and roll, high school student, battle of the bands ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 87
Out of Sight (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Teenage beach party/spy spoof/musical comedy about a plot to bomb a music fair. As his boss is on vacation, a superspy's butler must come to the rescue, while being pursued by a trio of gorgeous assassins who're agents of F.L.U.S.H. ...
Style: comic, psychotronic
Plot: parody, beach resort, hot rod, surfing, spy hero, female assassin, chase, top secret, concert, beach, spy, spy spoof ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 4K
Tapeheads (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of Ivan and Josh, two dim witted ex-security guards who love music videos. Out of work, with no job prospects, they form a music video production company. They soon learn the in's and out's of the business in LA and with some ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, light, intense ...
Plot: blackmail, ambition, music band, disorder, filmmaking, showbiz, media, buddies, partners, artists and showbiz, music video, music ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, fame, friendship, secret, conspiracy, lifestyle, ambition, desire for fame, musician's life, music band, disorder, megalomaniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971) is a comedy film directed by Leslie H. Martinson, starring Rosalind Russell and Darren McGavin, and released by United Artists. This was Russell's last theatrical film role, with one TV movie in 1972. Russell adapted ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: espionage, secret agents, escape, spy, confined, working undercover, heroic mission, captivity, fish out of water, prison, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: albania, europe, mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Detroit Rock City (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1978, a Kiss concert was an epoch-making event. For the three teen fans in Detroit Rock City getting tickets to the sold-out show becomes the focal point of their existence. They'll do anything for tickets -- compete in a strip club's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, road movie, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night
Plot: virginity, family relations, youth, teenager, love and romance, friendship, music band, catholic church, rock band, concert, road trip, runaway ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 36K
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: music, heavy metal, youth, music band, teenage life, drums, musician's life, rock, desire for fame, ambition, drummer, groupie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 80s, 2000s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 ⇓
34%
Too Young To Die! (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: High school student Daisuke has a crush on classmate Hiromi. On the way to a school trip, the bus with Daisuke has an accident. When Daisuke wakes up, he finds himself in Hell. He asks himself "Why only me? I'm too you young to die and ...
Plot: crush, rock band, field trip, girl wearing a miniskirt, mini skirt, hell, school uniform, japanese school, guitarist, demon, asian school, hiking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.8
 339
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: society, artists and showbiz, performer's life, parody, musician's life, showbiz, celebrity culture, disorder, satire, lifestyle, goofy hero, music video ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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