Movies like Leto

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Leto (2018)
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Leto (2018)
Original name: Лето
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Leningrad, one summer in the early eighties. Smuggling LP’s by Lou Reed and David Bowie, the underground rock scene is boiling ahead of the Perestroika. Mike and his beautiful wife Natasha meet with young Viktor Tsoï. Together with friends, they will change the destiny of rock’n’roll in the Soviet Union.
Style: inspirational, romantic, atmospheric, light, breathtaking
Plot: rock, musician's life, youth, music band, husband wife relationship, drinking alcohol, drinking, destiny, bare breasts, musician, autobiography, alcohol, life philosophy, threesome, buddies, party, love and romance, cigarette smoking, friendship, rock music, baby, male nudity, streetcar, rainstorm, smoking ...
Time: 80s
Place: ussr, russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and captivating films with plots about musician's life, music, love and romance, artists and showbiz, music band, musician and friends mostly in Drama, Music and Romance genres. Some movies like Leto: Itsi Bitsi (2014), Sing Street (2016), God Save the King (2005), Bus Palladium (2010), Fleisch ist mein Gem?se (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! (1989)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the sixties, Eddie and the cruisers was the hottest band around. But the tragic death of its lead singer broke the band up. Only Eddie is not dead. He works as a carpenter in Montreal. His love of music forces him to create a new band which will ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: music, redemption, music band, performer's life, friends, celebrity culture, showbiz, starting over, human nature, rock, musician's life, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, montreal quebec canada, las vegas, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
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Itsi Bitsi (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 1962 is the year when an entire generation lives life as though it was their last day. Young activist Eik Skaløe has his entire life turned upside down when he falls head over heels in love with the beautiful peace activist Iben Nagel Rasmussen, ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: fighting the system, ambition, musician's life, rebellion, music band, love affair, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rock, fall in love, romance, infidelity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.9
 90K
Sing Street (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, lyrical, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: music band, musician's life, friendship, singing, youth, teenage life, school, singer, family, coming of age, music, fall in love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
God Save the King (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A story about a young girl who leaves her hometown to pursue her dream of becoming a famous punk artist.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: youth, punk, misfit, musician's life, music band, lifestyle, teenage life, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship between girls, teenage protagonist, scandinavian girl, teen drinking ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 344
Bus Palladium (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lucas, Manu, Philippe, Jacob et Mario s'aiment depuis l'enfance. Ils ont du talent et de l'espoir. Ils rêvent de musique et de gloire. Leur groupe de rock, Lust, connaît un succès grandissant, mais les aspirations de chacun rendent ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: romance, music band, music, youth, artists and showbiz, friendship, rock band, teenage love, blues, jealousy, nightclub, music industry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Fleisch ist mein Gem?se (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, tragicomedy, romanticism ...
Plot: music band, singer, musician's life, showbiz, sexual content, dark humor, lifestyle, coming of age, love and romance, ambition, romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, 20th century
Place: germany, hamburg germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Scenes from the Goldmine (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl trying to make it in the 1980's New Wave rock and roll scene in L.A.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: betrayal, ambition, profanity, friends, couples, tragic love, rock, infidelity, fall in love, romance, music, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
This Movie Is Broken (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bruno wakes up in bed next to Caroline, his long time crush. But tomorrow she's off for school in France, and maybe she only granted this miracle as a parting gift for her long time friend. So tonight is Bruno's last chance. And tonight, ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: concert, romance, music band, wooing, rock, unfulfillment, music, one night, drinking, drinking alcohol, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 4.5
 472
Hearts of Fire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A reclusive musician, once a huge rock star, takes a young female protegee. While on a tour she meets a younger, more popular rocker and switches her loyalties.
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: farm, artists and showbiz, musician's life, stalking, desire for fame, romance, music, lifestyle, unfulfillment, ambition, music band, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 1K
Nana 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Two girls with the same name but very different personalities share an apartment in this sequel to Nana. The rising fame of Nana Osaki's band, the Black Stones, is beginning to take a toll on the best friends' relationship. Meanwhile, Nana ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: love affair, friends, love and romance, musician's life, artists and showbiz, music band, romance, youth, best friends, love triangle, friendship, female friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.7
 437
Bandage (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Set in Japan in the early 1990s, there's one rising band called LANDS, that is starting to find success amidst a flood of other bands. Asako and Miharu are two Tokyo high school students. When Miharu gives Asako her favorite indie rock band; a ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, musician's life, betrayal, contests and competitions, romance, rising to stardom, dishonesty, desire for fame, love and romance, artists and showbiz, coming of age, music band ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.8
 664
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, semi autobiographical
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, jazz, sexual content, lifestyle, youth, love and romance, opposites attract, wooing, rock, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.8
 114K
Once (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vacuum repairman moonlights as a street musician and hopes for his big break. One day a Czech immigrant, who earns a living selling flowers, approaches him with the news that she is also an aspiring singer-songwriter. The pair decide to ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, captivating, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, pianist, street musician, music, recording studio, friendship, singer, romance, unfulfilled love, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, london, czech republic, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.7
 6K
Backbeat (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chronicles the early days of The Beatles in Hamburg, Germany. The film focuses primarily on the relationship between Stuart Sutcliffe (played by Stephen Dorff) and John Lennon (played by Ian Hart), and also with Sutcliffe's German girlfriend ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, music band, guitar, photograph, body painting, rock and roll, music, ambition, rising to stardom, love and romance, musician's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: hamburg germany, england, northern germany, liverpool, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.6
 53K
Cold War (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: Poland, UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Cold War-era love story follows the passionate love affair between a mismatched couple.
Style: romantic, sad, tragic ending, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: loveless marriage, cold war, tragic love, musician, female singer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, suicide, audition, communism, defector, jazz ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 60s, 1960s, year 1959 ...
Place: paris france, east berlin, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
London Dreams (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: India, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: They were childhood friends. But they had little in common except their family's vague connection with music. While Arjun's life was consumed by a passionate drive to get on stage and realize his grandfather's unfulfilled dream, Mannu ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, captivating, realistic
Plot: friendship, love triangle, love and romance, rising to stardom, musician's life, buddies, artists and showbiz, rock, music band, bollywood, lifestyle, desire for fame ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, punjab, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 21K
Purple Rain (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young man with a talent for music meets an aspiring singer, Apollonia, and finds that talent alone isn't all that he needs.
Style: captivating, exciting, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: aspiring singer, rivalry, performer's life, ambition, human spirit, love and romance, artists and showbiz, sensuality, love triangle, passion, stage, price of fame ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, minnesota, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 42K
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 ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: rock star, audition, music, heavy metal, rock music, ambition, success, musician's life, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania, seattle washington, seattle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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What's New About Love? (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Six friends gather every evening in a basement to make music. But during the day, regarding the things of life, there are no tests. Every experience leaves its mark.
Style: romantic, captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: love, young people, love and romance, music, musician, musician's life, friends, youth, homosexual, guitar, impossible love, eternal love
Place: lisbon portugal, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 729
Premature (2019)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The summer before she leaves for college, Ayanna meets handsome and mysterious outsider Isaiah; her entire world is turned upside down as she navigates the demanding terrain of young love against a changing Harlem landscape.
Style: romantic, sweet, sentimental, uplifting, touching
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, friendship, fall in love, african american, mother daughter relationship, coming of age, hopes, love and romance, reunion, love affair, youth, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harlem, new york, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Man Who Loved Yngve (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's November 1989 and the world is changing, so is Jarle who attends Kongsgård HS in Stavanger. He plays the guitar/lead singer in a local radical punkband, got a great girlfriend and has the coolest best friend. But its all about to change ...
Style: sincere, emotional, realistic, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: gay teenager, coming of age, first love, family relations, gays and lesbians, self discovery, teenage love, fall in love, coming out, ambition, young lovers, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
All the Mornings of the World (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: It's late 17th century. The viola da gamba player Monsieur de Sainte Colombe comes home to find that his wife died while he was away. In his grief he builds a small house in his garden into wich he moves to dedicate his life to music and his ...
Style: emotional, stylized, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: violin, orchestra, music, forbidden love, love and romance, performer's life, musician's life, romance, rise to the top, human nature, teachers and students, apprentice ...
Time: 17th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, versailles, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.1
 15K
Crossroads (1986)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Cult classic starring Ralph Macchio as a want-to-be blues guitar virtuoso who seeks a long-lost song by legendary musician Robert Johnson.
Style: captivating, road movie, light, inspirational, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: blues, on the road, deal with the devil, music, friends, musician's life, ambition, lifestyle, obsessive quest, destiny, supernatural, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: mississippi, usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 14K
Bandslam (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A high school social outcast and the popular girl bond through a shared love of music.
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenage love, rock band, music, friends, ambition, love and romance, teenager, hopes, rock, artists and showbiz, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new jersey, usa, california, texas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
All That I Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Poland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Follows four friends in their quest to form a punk band. As workers protests sweep across the country, Janek and Staszek, the sons of a navy man, the rebellious Kazik, and the affluent Diabel gel as a band, but their disparate lives are touched by ...
Style: touching, sincere, uplifting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, music band, musician's life, revolution, state affairs, siblings relations, teenage life, rebelliousness, rock, punk, follow your dream, society ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 75K
Footloose (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When teenager Ren and his family move from big-city Chicago to a small town in the West, he's in for a real case of culture shock.
Style: captivating, serious, feel good, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: dancing, high school, dance, youth, rebelliousness, love and romance, dancer's life, rebellion, small town, society, lifestyle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, utah, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 105K
August Rush (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, South Korea
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, sad ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: orphan, prodigy, child prodigy, orphanage, music, youth, musician, musician's life, family reunited, hopes, cellist, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995, 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, san francisco, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Just Like Before (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A movie about the Filipino rock Band The Dawn.
Style: captivating, semi autobiographical, entertaining
Plot: rock band, rock music, rock star, rocker, fame, musician, singer, music band, music, musician's life, obscurity, mob ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Christmas in Vienna (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jess, a concert violinist whose heart just isn’t in it anymore, goes to Vienna for a performance. While there, she finds the inspiration she has been missing, and a new love.
Style: light, romantic, inspirational, sweet, semi serious
Plot: christmas, christmas season, christmas movie, music, musician's life, christmas spirit, inspiration, christmas eve, muse, life philosophy, friendship, hopes ...
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 36K
Nowhere Boy (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The drama tells the story of Lennon's teenage years and the start of his journey to becoming a successful musician. The story also examines the impact on his early life and personality of the two dominant females in his childhood
Style: sincere, touching, witty, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: follow your dream, musician's life, prodigy, aunt nephew relationship, musician, coming of age, rock and roll, adolescence, dysfunctional family, parents and children, hopes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: liverpool, europe, england, hamburg germany, new zealand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%