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Bandslam (2009)
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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: romantic, humorous, semi serious, light, surprise ending, clever, feel good, unusual plot structure, bad ending, witty ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, high school, music, teenage love, rock band, friends, ambition, love and romance, rock and roll, rock, hopes, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, coming of age, cheerleading, school, rock music, teenage girl, catastrophe, revenge, musician, friendship, college, romance, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new jersey, texas, california, usa, canada

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Most similar movies to Bandslam

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good and semi serious films with plots about teenager, youth, high school, teenage girl, teenage life, love and romance and romance mostly in Comedy, Music and Romance genres. Some movies like Bandslam: Raise Your Voice (2004), Pitch Perfect (2012), Lemonade Mouth (2011), High School Musical (2006), Spectacular! (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Raise Your Voice (2004)
Genre: Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Raise Your Voice is a coming-of-age story centered around a small-town singer, brokenhearted by the death of her brother in a car crash, who had secretly submitted her for a summer session at a performing arts academy in Los Angeles. In the ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, inspirational, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenager, romance, teenage love, music, music school, high school, ambition, rivalry, musician's life, lifestyle, teenage life, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, arizona, san francisco
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 7.1
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Pitch Perfect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, nice gals and just plain weird gals, Beca finds that the only thing ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, family outing
Plot: music, music band, competition, college, youth, rivalry, friends, female protagonist, contests and competitions, performance, college life, singing competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
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Lemonade Mouth (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows five disparate high school students - Olivia, Mo, Charlie, Stella, and Wen who meet in detention. They realize they are destined to rock, and ultimately form a band that becomes a champion for students sidelined by the high school ...
Style: light, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: high school, youth, teenage life, friends, artists and showbiz, music band, friendship, performance, lifestyle, high school life, self discovery, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
High School Musical (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Troy (Zac Efron), the popular captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella (Vanessa Anne Hudgens), the brainy and beautiful member of the academic club, break all the rules of East High society when they secretly audition for the leads in the ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night, family outing ...
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, disney, music, happy ending, basketball, couple relations, teen romance, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: albuquerque new mexico, new mexico, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Spectacular! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school choir is fading in popularity, as it continues to lose most of its' members one by one. A wannabe rock singer is convinced to join the choir, in hopes of winning the upcoming competition and cash prize.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: contests and competitions, youth, music, music band, rivalry, rock, ambition, performance, choir, teenage girl, contest, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
High School Musical 3: Senior Year (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: It's almost graduation day for high school seniors Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Chad, Ryan and Taylor ― and the thought of heading off in separate directions after leaving East High has these Wildcats thinking they need to do something ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: high school, teenage love, prom, friendship, high school hunk, high school life, love and romance, romance, teenager, couples, teenage life, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.7
 8K
Joyful Noise (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: G.G. Sparrow faces off with her choir's newly appointed director, Vi Rose Hill, over the group's direction as they head into a national competition.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny
Audience: chick flick
Plot: teenage love, music band, rivalry, musician's life, follow your dream, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, underdog, ambition, lifestyle, youth, chorus girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this modern telling of the classic tale, aspiring singer Katie Gibbs falls for the new boy at her performing arts high school. But Katie's wicked stepmother and stepsister are scheming to crush her dream before she can sing her way into his ...
Style: modern fairy tale, feel good, romantic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, chick flick, date night, girls' night ...
Plot: cinderella story, cinderella, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, youth, musician's life, high school, orphan, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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When Inge Is Dancing (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The ambitious punk rocker Max and the eco-activist Inge cannot stand each other, ever since Max publicly exposed her by singing the offensive song "When Inge is Dancing" in front of the whole school. But for Max and his classmates Fabio, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: opposites attract, music band, desire for fame, ambition, romance, friends, teenage life, music, social relations, artists and showbiz, teenage love, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
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Drumline (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A fish-out-of-water comedy about a talented street drummer from Harlem who enrolls in a Southern university, expecting to lead its marching band's drumline to victory. He initially flounders in his new world, before realizing that it takes more ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, humorous, light, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: music, underdog, hip hop, college, dancing, teenager, rivalry, destiny, adaptation, music band, follow your dream, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: harlem, georgia, usa, new york, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.6
 6K
Jonas L.A. (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
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Story: Jonas, previously promoted as "J.O.N.A.S.", is a Disney Channel Original Series created by Roger S. H. Schulman and Michael Curtis, starring the Jonas Brothers. The brothers appear as the "Lucas Brothers", the three members of ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenage life, teenager, siblings relations, teenage love, lifestyle, music band, love and romance, artists and showbiz, high school life, youth, musician's life, rock ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 3K
Girl (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Andrea Marr is a bright, straight-A, mature, 18-year-old high school senior on the verge of womanhood who decides to abandon her sheltered, boring lifestyle and her bookish friend Darcy for a look into the local rock and roll scene as a groupie to ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, groupie, high school, young lovers, musician's life, lifestyle, best friends, romance, teenage love, teenage life, music band, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nick cannot stop obsessing over his ex-girlfriend, Tris, until Tris' friend Norah suddenly shows interest in him at a club. Thus beings an odd night filled with ups and downs as the two keep running into Tris and her new boyfriend while ...
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, sweet, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenager, nightlife, unlikely couple, teenage life, romance, obsessive quest, youth, coming of age, ex couple relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Camp Rock (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Mitchie gets a chance to attend Camp Rock, her life takes an unpredictable twist, and she learns just how important it is to be true to yourself.
Style: romantic, humorous, melancholic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, family outing ...
Plot: teenager, disney, summer camp, love and romance, teenage love, cinderella story, fall in love, teenage girl, camp, friends, musician's life, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: hawaii, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Jerk Theory (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring recording artist, Adam, is burned by a bad relationship experience and decides that if women won't respond to the "nice guy" then he'll be "the jerk." This is wildly successful with meaningless ...
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: teenage love, dating, fall in love, high school, romance, high school life, wooing, couple relations, teenage life, lifestyle, couples, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 16K
Lucas (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A socially inept fourteen year old experiences heartbreak for the first time when his two best friends -- Cappie, an older-brother figure, and Maggie, the new girl with whom he is in love -- fall for each other.
Style: feel good, touching, sexy, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing
Plot: american football, coming of age, high school, cheerleading, teenager, youth, romance, friendship, love, nerd, cheerleader, childhood ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new jersey, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the teenager Mary Elizabeth Steppe, a.k.a. Lola, moves with her mother and two younger twin sisters from New York to the suburb of Dellwood, New Jersey, she has the feeling that her cultural and entertaining world ended. While in school, the ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, pre-teens, date night
Plot: high school, teenager, teenage girl, coming of age, romance, mother daughter relationship, rivalry, fish out of water, disney, family relations, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 39K
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, funny, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: music, heavy metal, heavy metal culture, youth, music band, teenage life, rock and roll, mentor, drums, musician's life, rock, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 70s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.3
 159K
She's the Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Viola Johnson is in a real jam. Complications threaten her scheme to pose as her twin brother, Sebastian, and take his place at a new boarding school. She falls in love with her handsome roommate, Duke, who loves beautiful Olivia, who has fallen for ...
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: teenager, high school, romance, cross dressing, teenage love, tomboy, sport, soccer, teen romance, high school life, hidden identity, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: london, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
High School Musical 2 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The East High Wildcats are ready to have the time of their lives. Troy (Zac Efron) is thrilled when he’s offered a job in a country club, but it’s all part of Sharpay’s (Ashley Tisdale) plot to lure him away from Gabriella (Vanessa Hudgens). ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, sentimental, feel good, touching ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, girls' night, family outing
Plot: teenage love, high school life, teenager, disney, romance, love and romance, youth, ambition, dancing, talent show, music, country club ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Cheetah Girls (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A four-member teen girl group named the Cheetah Girls go to a Manhattan High School for the Performing Arts and try to become the first freshmen to win the talent show in the school's history. During the talent show auditions, they meet a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing, chick flick, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, high school, coming of age, showbiz, musician's life, follow your dream, girl group, fashion, disney, ambition, lifestyle, music band ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 303K
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, funny, sexy, humorous, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: teacher, music, school, rock band, rock music, music band, musician, teachers and students, rock and roll, battle of the bands, student, rock concert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: california, new york, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 4K
Satisfaction (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a young rock group called The Mystery gets its first gig at a club, it's an opportunity to see what life is all about! Fresh out of high school, the rockers are hired by an exclusive beach resort thanks to a faded '60s songwriter. ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: rock and roll, friendship, music, coming of age, romance, teenager, interracial romance, high school, happy ending, guilty pleasure, first contact, fight scenes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mitchie can't wait to go back to Camp Rock and spend the summer making new music with her friends and superstar Shane Gray. But the slick new camp across the lake, Camp Star, has drummed up some serious competition — featuring newcomers Luke ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: summer camp, teenage life, rivalry, music band, teenage love, ambition, artists and showbiz, camp, musician's life, friendship, friends, singing competition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Her Best Move (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 15 year-old soccer prodigy, Sara Davis, has a chance to join the U.S. National Team, but she must juggle high school, romance, sports, and parental pressure while deciding her own priorities.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: teenager, rivalry, against the odds, teenage love, friendship, friends, youth, follow your dream, teenage life, high school life, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The American Mall (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The executive producers of High School Musical keep the good times rolling with this upbeat musical comedy set in the one place every American teenager's home away from home - the local shopping mall. Ally (Nina Dobrev) is an optimistic ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: ambition, musician, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, save the day, musician's life, rise to the top, couple relations, teenage life, optimism, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 15K
Prom (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At “Prom,” every couple has a story and no two are exactly alike. As the big dance approaches for Nova Prescott, it’s a battle of wills as she finds herself drawn to the guy who gets in the way of her perfect prom. Fellow seniors Mei and Tyler ...
Style: light, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: prom, teenage love, teenager, opposites attract, high school, unlikely couple, friendship, wooing, teenage life, love and romance, friends, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 10K
Picture This (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bookish and unpopular Mandy finds her luck finally changing when Drew, the school hottie, invites her to the year's biggest party. But with being grounded and Drew's ex-girlfriend bent on thwarting her, Mandy may be destined to remain a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, romantic
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage love, high school hunk, love and romance, wooing, teenage life, youth, nightlife, lifestyle, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
No Small Affair (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar, but is about to be thrown out. Although rejected at first ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, sweet, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: teenager, love, photographer, coming of age, singer, happy ending, teenage love, topless woman, female nudity, young lovers, teenage life, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 94K
The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: feel good, funny, ridiculous, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, high school, school, high school life, youth, teenage life, adolescence, friendship, coming of age, stereotypes, high school student, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%