Movies like Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees

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Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees (1997)
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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 Tork would appear together. Michael Nesmith wrote and directed the program.
Plot: musician, rock band, singer, actor, music, band
Place: california

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Most similar movies to Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, witty and feel good films with plots about musician, singer, music, band, music band, drinking alcohol and rock and roll mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees: The Monkees (1966), The Treehouse (2014), School of Rock (2003), Elephant Parts (1981), Bigger Than Tina (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Monkees (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: The Monkees is an American situation comedy that aired on NBC from September 1966 to March 1968. The series follows the adventures of four young men trying to make a name for themselves as rock 'n roll singers. The show introduced a number of ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, witty, sentimental ...
Plot: farce, friendship, cult, frame up, siblings relations, tv show, celebrity culture, showbiz, disorder, friends, buddies, rising to stardom ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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95%
The Treehouse (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A 30 year old, delusional, no talent musician kidnaps a girl that he thinks is in love with him and stalks a guy who he believes is a record company scout.
Plot: musician, kidnapping, singer, songwriter, slacker, heaven, arrested development, guitar, treehouse
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79%
 7.2
 300K
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, sexy, funny ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, kids
Plot: teacher, teachers and students, music band, rock music, rock band, music, school, musician, guitarist, idealism, music competition, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, california
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66%
 7.5
 375
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: realistic, parody, not serious, witty, humorous ...
Plot: disorder, celebrity culture, showbiz, artists and showbiz, society, performer's life, lifestyle, musician's life, goofy hero, satire, pirate, elvis presley ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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: singer, money, record producer, musician, music industry, rise and fall, talent agent, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, vanity, shopping mall, new age, satire ...
Place: melbourne australia, australia
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63%
 6.0
 19
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: rock and roll, singer, rock band, record producer, music industry, girl band, mafia, kidnapping, promoter
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63%
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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, singer, folk singer, music, love and romance, music band, showbiz, satire, musical tour, lovers, talented, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, 60s, contemporary, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: humorous, cynical, satirical, parody, witty ...
Plot: heavy metal, music band, heavy metal culture, music, musician, satire, cult, musical tour, fame, singer, pianist, success ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: austin texas
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58%
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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.
Style: captivating
Plot: music industry, musician, senator, political activist, satire, singer, fighting the system, political unrest, musician's life, political intrigue, scapegoat, bored housewife ...
Time: 80s
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56%
 7.2
 473
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: parody
Plot: improv, musician, fictional band, canadian humor
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Somebody's Life (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A decade after the disappearance of his best friend and musical partner, Guille receives the offer from a label to finally release an album that never saw the light of day. His friend Pablo tries to help him overcome loss and grief, and release the ...
Style: captivating, sincere
Plot: friendship, musician, missing person, disappearance, loss of friend, musician's life, music band, dealing with the past, friends, relationships, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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.
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, captivating, feel good
Plot: songwriter, musician, music band, rivalry, ambition, humour, rivals, ambitious, nightclub, satire, desire for fame, dancing ...
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50%
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.
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: bully, high school student, teenage girl, female bully, family relations, classmate classmate relationship, strong female lead, musician, failed expectations, female protagonist, teenager, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london
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49%
 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, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: heavy metal culture, heavy metal, satire, television producer, music, ice hockey, media, artists and showbiz, buddies, femme fatale, desire for fame, silly humor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, milwaukee wisconsin, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Singer Dewey Cox overcomes adversity to become a musical legend.
Style: parody, humorous, realistic, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: addiction, musician, marijuana, divorce, singer, music, farce, drug abuse, stupidity, rock, hip hop, backstage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1940s, 90s, 60s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, plan gone awry, disorder, musician's life, lifestyle, alcohol abuse, celebrity culture, friends, escapades, intern, comeback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2009, 2000s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, new york, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, wedding, infidelity, couples, friends, romance, love and romance, best friends, music band, love triangle, family gatherings, fiancee ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Miss Blue Jeans (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Year 1977. Punk and new wave rock´n roll has arrived to remote Finland and a bleak small town Oulu where increasingly odd-looking youths began to appear in the street with a message. Their rebellion speaks to Välde (17). Välde dreams of joining a ...
Style: light, captivating, feel good, entertaining
Plot: musician, adolescence, first love, teenager, outcast, school, mother son relationship, songwriter, rock band, single mother, schoolboy, bullying ...
Time: year 1977, 70s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Blitzkid: Death By Jersey (2009)
Genre: Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: BLITZKID, a band eternally committed to their fans, has been in motion for nearly ten years, and still carries with them the same momentum, inspiration, and love that forged their beginning. Fame is not a goal with this band. There are more ...
Plot: singer, rock music, punk music, memory, punk, goth, musician, singing, song, band, concert
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42%
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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: heavy metal, music, heavy metal culture, youth, music band, teenage life, drums, musician's life, rock, ambition, desire for fame, drummer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 80s, 2000s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: gambling, casino, waitress, luxury hotel, jet plane, job interview, fan, desert, gambler, airport, disguise, ritual ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, buddies, artists and showbiz, media, partners, showbiz, music, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Narrien Illat (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The ups and downs of the popular music world are revealed to a singer.
Style: rockumentary
Plot: fight, sexual behavior, youth, pop music, female nudity, songwriter, manager, record company, music business, performance, musician, singer ...
Time: 70s
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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: rivalry, friendship, monkey, friends, musician's life, ego clash, ambition, buddies, music, desire for fame, lifestyle, music band ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, usa, south carolina, alabama, mississippi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 155
Go Go 70's (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A movie about the first Korean soul band in 1970's.
Plot: musical performance, musician, dancing, fan, vocalist, black pantyhose, auditorium, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, stage, mini skirt, spotlight
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
David Brent: Life on the Road (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A camera crew catches up with David Brent, the former star of the fictional British series, "The Office" as he now fancies himself a rockstar on the road.
Style: realistic, humorous, cynical, witty, not serious ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, desire for fame, music, obsession, follow your dream, on the road, disorder, down on your luck, direction and purpose, aspiration, longing, ambitious man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
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Sugar Town (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Look at the lives of struggling L.A. scene rock stars follows main character, Gwen, on her quest for the top. Working as an assistant to a film production designer, she tries to steal her boy friend who is a music producer by offering sexual favors. ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: music, musician, addiction, filmmaking, friends, couples, love and romance, ambition, buddies, artists and showbiz, aging, musician's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Hearts Beat Loud (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the hip Brooklyn neighborhood of Red Hook, single dad and record store owner Frank is preparing to send his hard-working daughter Sam off to college while being forced to close his vintage shop. Hoping to stay connected through their shared ...
Style: feel good, light, sincere, touching
Plot: father daughter relationship, musician, lesbian relationship, love interest, teenage daughter, coming of age, love and romance, youth, music, college, restaurant, bravery ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 47K
The Dirt (2019)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story of Mötley Crüe and their rise from the Sunset Strip club scene of the early 1980s to superstardom.
Style: sexy, humorous, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: music band, rock, heavy metal, guitarist, singer, rock music, drummer, bassist, celebrity, rock band, disease, drugs ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
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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, ...
Style: parody, humorous, satirical, funny, captivating ...
Plot: competition, singing competition, group of friends, friendship, music band, contests and competitions, music, contest, musician, friends, satire, humour ...
Place: israel, paris france, tel aviv israel, tel aviv
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%