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INXS : Never Tear Us Apart (2014)
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INXS : Never Tear Us Apart (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The story of INXS, their personal lives and their rise to fame from Australian pubs to stadiums all around the world.
Style: captivating, emotional, atmospheric, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: music band, music, rise and fall, friendship, rock, ambition, showbiz, rising to stardom, celebrity culture, musician's life, rise to the top, fame, couples, rivalry, friends, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, female director, rock star, rock concert
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and psychological films and TV series with plots about ambition, artists and showbiz, friends, music, musician's life, rising to stardom and music band mostly in Drama, Music and Biography genres. Some movies like INXS : Never Tear Us Apart: Dogs in Space (1986), Hated (2012), Bronco The Series (2019), Meat Loaf: To Hell and Back (2000), Dancing on the Edge (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dogs in Space (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The place is Melbourne, Australia 1978. The punk phenomenon is sweeping the country and Dogs In Space, a punk group, are part of it. In a squat, in a dodgy suburb, live a ragtag collection of outcasts and don't-wanna-be's who survive on a ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: drug abuse, punk, friends, satellite, ambition, music, youth, coming of age, celebrity culture, friendship, teenage life, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 70s, 60s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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Hated (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll are what a young underground punk band are striving for, but once they get a taste of it, they are forced to decide how far they're willing to go for fame and fortune and who they're willing to leave ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, desire for fame, rise and fall, ambition, music band, youth, artists and showbiz, showbiz, friends, punk, music, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Bronco The Series (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
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Story: This is the story of José Guadalupe Esparza and his three friends, and how they became one of the most successful regional music bands in México: Bronco. Together, they will fight the music industry establishment, escaping poverty and facing ...
Style: disturbing, captivating
Plot: rise to the top, rising to stardom, musician, musician's life, music band, discrimination, music industry, friends, music business, friendship, ambition, desire for fame ...
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Meat Loaf: To Hell and Back (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "Meat Loaf" Aday is an overgrown Texas youngster, the son of a gentle woman dying of cancer and an alcoholic, abusive father. Tormented by his father and schoolmates over his size, he strikes out on his own after his mother's death, ...
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, captivating, semi serious
Plot: showbiz, ambition, rise to the top, desire for fame, musician's life, life is a bitch, music band, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, lifestyle, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas
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Dancing on the Edge (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: A black jazz band becomes entangled in the aristocratic world of 1930s London as they seek fame and fortune.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: jazz, rising to stardom, music band, artists and showbiz, musician's life, music, ambition, high society, aristocracy, lifestyle, backstage, mogul ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1933
Place: london, england
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Vinyl (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 1970s New York, Vinyl is a ride through the sex- and drug-addled music business at the dawn of punk, disco, and hip-hop. The show is seen through the eyes of a record label president, Richie Finestra, who is trying to save his company and his ...
Style: stylized, captivating, realistic, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: music business, music, showbiz, ambition, blackmail, mafia, drugs/alcohol, disco, rock band, murder, racism, historical character ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: new york, usa, las vegas
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The Slap (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 354 min.
TV show
Story: The Slap is a bold, provocative television drama series that forensically examines the mores and morality of contemporary middleclass life. Based on Christos Tsiolkas’ bestselling novel, this 8–part drama serial traces the shattering ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: introspection, adulthood, couple relations, family relations, couples, family life, parents and children, society, suburbs, friendship, marital problem, birthday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Protecting the King (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sex, drugs and violence--they're all part of the job when you're protecting The King of Rock & Roll. And when you're only 16, the on-the-job training comes in ways that can't be taught in school. The story of David ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: on the road, lifestyle, ambition, celebrity culture, drug abuse, showbiz, teaching the ways of the world, artists and showbiz, musician's life, rock, fame, elvis presley ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
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Satisfaction (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in and around 232, an up-market city brothel, Satisfaction reveals the world of five high class escorts and their manager as they juggle the pressures of their private lives with their secret profession.
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: brothel, prostitute, sexual relations, workplace, lifestyle, strong female presence, nudity (full frontal - brief), seduction, infidelity, rivalry, friendship, sexual perversion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Antonia (2006)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Determined to escape their poverty-stricken lives, four talented young women living on the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil, form an all-female rap group but find their road to success is riddled with sexism, racism, and violence. One by one, they ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: music band, hip hop, ambition, rising to stardom, prodigy, rise to the top, musician's life, friendship, society, music, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Land Girls (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
TV show
Story: The lives, loves and highs and lows of four members of the Women's Land Army working at the Hoxley Estate during World War II.
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wartime life, world war two, life is a bitch, military, family relations, strong female presence, soldier, friendship, rise and fall, love, siblings relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: england, europe
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35%
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Whitney (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Chronicles Whitney Houston's rise to fame and turbulent relationship with husband Bobby Brown.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: musician's life, rising to stardom, music, fall in love, couple relations, desire for fame, ambition, showbiz, addiction, celebrity culture, price of fame, pop star ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Beach Boys: An American Family (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: This movie re-creates the life stories of the members of the rock group "The Beach Boys. The film focuses primarily on the Wilson brothers and their parents, but also includes stories about the rest of members of the band. A two-part television ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: music band, rising to stardom, musician's life, friends, teenage love, artists and showbiz, ambition, life is a bitch, listener, ratings, militant, nagging and grouching ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Video Girl (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lorie Walker ( Meagan Good), attends a ritzy private school in a small southern town. Raised by her grandmother Valerie ( Ruby Dee), she often daydreams of becoming a professional dancer. After a chance meeting with a renowned music video director, ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Stardust (1974)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Sequel to 1973's That'll Be The Day. Jim McLain is now enjoying the nomadic 'gigs and groupies' life on tour with his band. When he achieves all his wildest dreams of international stardom, the sweet taste of success begins to ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious
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Breaking Glass (1980)
Genre: Drama, Musical
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Duration: 104 min.
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Place: london, england, europe
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Elvis (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 173 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the life of Elvis Presley (Rhys Meyers), from his humble beginnings to his rise to international stardom.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
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Time: 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cilla (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
Story: Three-part biopic of the Liverpudlian songbird who would later find fame and fortune. It tells of her rocky road to fame and captures the essence of 1960s Liverpool.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: pop singer, ambition, desire for fame, musician's life, friendship, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, fame, oldies, friends, female singer, entertainer ...
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The Heights (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Heights is an American musical drama series that aired on the Fox network from August to November 1992.
Style: sentimental, serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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House of Hancock (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: House of Hancock tells the epic true story of the Hancock dynasty and the bizarre love triangle that emerged between Lang, his daughter Gina, and his beautiful Filipina housekeeper Rose.
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Prey for Rock & Roll (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Prey for Rock & Roll is set in the Los Angeles club scene of the late 1980s and follows the story of Jacki (Gershon) and her all-girl punk rock band, Clam Dandy. On the verge of turning 40, Jacki decides that if the band's one last shot ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, cynical, sexy ...
Plot: revenge, rape, concert, rise and fall, ambition, musician's life, music band, life is a bitch, lifestyle, friendship, showbiz, inspiration ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Súbete a mi Moto (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, Puerto Rico
TV show
Story: The Story behind the the iconic boy band Menudo according to the creator and manager of the band
Style: captivating
Plot: boy band, ambition, glory, musician, music, direction and purpose, aspiration, musician's life, aspiring singer, music business, music band, singer ...
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Hendrix (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Biography of rock star Jimi Hendrix chronicles his early career, including a stint with Little Richard who fired him for getting too flamboyant, to his tragic failure.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, gloomy
Plot: musician's life, ambition, rising to stardom, prodigy, music band, tragic hero, drug abuse, life is a bitch, rise and fall, artists and showbiz, hotshot hero, overdose ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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The Astronaut Wives Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, serious, realistic, psychological
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Out of Tune (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 139 min.
Story: 'Slightly Out Of Tune' is about a group of friends who come of age during the political turmoil that plagued Brazil in the 1960's and 70's. Together, these musicians form a band called "Os Desafinados" and become a part ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: friendship, love triangle, rise to the top, ambition, fall in love, rivalry, desire for fame, society, rising to stardom, love and romance, youth, musician's life ...
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27%
The Brittany Murphy Story (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A look at Brittany Murphy's rise to Hollywood fame in the 1990s, her struggles with celebrity and self-esteem, and her mysterious death in 2009 at the age of 32.
Style: captivating, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: rise and fall, rising to stardom, actor's life, ambition, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, parents and children
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa
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27%
The Temptations (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of The Temptations, the Soul vocal group of the 1960s, as seen from the viewpoint of the last surviving member, Otis Williams. Beginning from their humble origins in the late 50s and continuing through the 90s and the deaths of the ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: rise and fall, alcohol abuse, reunion, loss of son, flashback, african american, singer, r&b, drug abuse, musician's life, tragic hero, performer's life ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 50s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Trust Me (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series revolves around Rothman, Greene, and Moore, a fictional advertising firm. The storylines center on the difficulties of securing accounts and the characters' personal lives.
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, witty ...
Plot: workplace, advertising, workplace intrigue, relationship vs career, friendship, partners, ambition, promotion, boss and employee, workaholic, advertising agency, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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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 ...
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The Still Life (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Fueled by original music by members of Guns N' Roses, Bad Religion, No Doubt, Skid Row, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Hootie & The Blowfish and more... The Still Life tells the story of artist Julian Lamont who struggles to pick up the pieces of ...
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating, serious
Plot: alcohol abuse, recluse, rise and fall, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, ambition, addiction, art, destruction, rock, breakup, painter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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