Fictional band movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fictional band movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, offbeat, not serious, parody and captivating films and TV shows about / with fictional band, musician, rock music, singer, artists and showbiz, friendship, rock band, music, friends and music band plots mostly in Music, Comedy and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as fictional band: Star Spangled Banners (2013), Paanch (2003), Metalocalypse (2006), Monstar (2013), Rock On!! (2008), The Mighty Boosh (2003), Plush (2013), Sons of Provo (2004), Velvet Goldmine (1998), Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020).

List of fictional band movies

Star Spangled Banners (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ten years following the breakup of the family band, The Banner Project, siblings Desiree, Johnny, and Mitchel Banner, are faced with the decision to reunite in order to save their home town from bankruptcy.
Style: captivating, semi serious, realistic, stylized, humorous
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, estrangement, homecoming, fictional band, country music, dysfunctional family, musician, singer, debt, brother sister relationship, medical examination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 7.6
 2K
Paanch (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film is "loosely" based on the 1976-77 Joshi-Abhyankar serial murders in Pune. It has been refused a clearance certificate by the censor board, twice on six grounds - the film glorifies violence; it shows the modus operandi of a crime ...
Style: avant garde, psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, friendship, fake kidnapping, friendship between men, rebellious youth, betrayal, deception, duplicity, rebellion, fictional band, suspect, manipulation ...
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 8.3
 17K
Metalocalypse (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Metalocalypse is an American animated television series, created by Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha, which premiered on August 6, 2006 on Adult Swim. The television program centers around the larger than life death metal band Dethklok, and often ...
Style: parody, not serious, disturbing, humorous, dark ...
Plot: heavy metal culture, heavy metal, dark humor, musician, rock, musician's life, music band, lifestyle, graphic violence, popularity, intrigue, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
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 6.9
 231
Monstar (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Monstar is a 2013 South Korean television series starring Yong Jun-hyung, Ha Yeon-soo, and Kang Ha-neul. It aired on music channel Mnet from May 17 to August 2, 2013 every Friday at 21:50 for 12 episodes. The drama is about how a group of teenagers ...
Style: realistic, captivating, touching, sincere
Plot: love triangle, musician, friendship, high school, music band, fame, teenage boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, singer, teacher, scandal, fictional band ...
Place: korea
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 7.7
 22K
Rock On!! (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Sakshi Shroff, the lonely and neglected wife of busy banking executive, Aditya, decides to give him a surprise on his birthday on July 22nd, but ends surprising him multiple times. While Aditya is thrilled to know that he is going to be a dad, he is ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere, non-linear ...
Plot: friendship, ambition, follow your dream, buddies, music band, rivalry, hopes, singer, contests and competitions, bohemian life, musician's life, boyfriend ...
Place: india, asia, goa india
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The Mighty Boosh (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Mighty Boosh is a British comedy television show created by Julian Barratt, Noel Fielding and others. The Mighty Boosh is a comic fantasy containing humour and pop-culture references. Episodes often featured elaborate musical numbers in ...
Style: surreal, humorous, exciting, not serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: absurdism, surrealism, absurd humor, musician, boss, counterculture, weirdo, hip hop, friendship, improv, best friend, fictional band ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, london
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 5.2
 4K
Plush (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young singer/songwriter, despite being married, becomes involved with her new guitarist, who she soon discovers has a dark past and may be a danger to her and those close to her.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: music band, musician's life, drug use, life is a bitch, down on your luck, cheating wife, artists and showbiz, love triangle, seduction, female singer, guitarist, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.8
 394
Sons of Provo (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will, Kirby, and Danny are the hottest new sensation in Mormon pop music! Will is an aerobics instructor, Danny is a student of eastern philosophy, and Kirby is a scrapbooking specialist. Together, they make up the band "Everclean" and ...
Plot: latter day saints, mormon, fictional band, boy band, recording studio, garage band
Place: utah
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Velvet Goldmine (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Almost a decade has elapsed since Bowiesque glam-rock superstar Brian Slade escaped the spotlight of the London scene. Now, investigative journalist Arthur Stuart is on assignment to uncover the truth behind the enigmatic Slade. Stuart, himself ...
Style: sexy, surreal, sexual, stylized, non-linear ...
Plot: male nudity, faked death, fictional band, lgbt, music, bohemian life, rock, gender bending, celebrity culture, lifestyle, unfulfillment, rise and fall ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, 19th century, year 1984
Place: europe, england, britain, dublin ireland, new york ...
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Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Yet to fulfill their rock and roll destiny, the now middle-aged best friends Bill and Ted set out on a new adventure when a visitor from the future warns them that only their song can save life as we know it. Along the way, they are helped by their ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, feel good, light, buddy movie ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, father daughter relationship, time machine, nostalgia, time traveler, friendship, sent to the past, predicting the future, schoolboy, teenager, humour, music ...
Time: year 1967, 2020s
Place: london, vienna, new orleans, sahara, china
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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of failing high school students -- Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted "Theodore" Logan -- are visited by a time traveler from the future who takes them on an adventure through time to gather up actual historical figures to help them ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, buddy movie, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: time travel, time machine, changing the past or future, heavy metal, high school, sent to the past, classmate classmate relationship, adventure, sent to the future, heavy metal culture, best friend, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 1870s, 1860s ...
Place: california, vienna, usa, new mexico, washington d.c. ...
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Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Amiable slackers Bill and Ted are once again roped into a fantastical adventure when De Nomolos, a villain from the future, sends evil robot duplicates of the two lads to terminate and replace them. The robot doubles actually succeed in killing Bill ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, buddy movie, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, time machine, afterlife, heavy metal, heavy metal culture, sent to the past, death, grim reaper, robot, seance, farce, heaven ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: california
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 7.8
 126
Rock Follies (1976)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Rock Follies, and its sequel, Rock Follies of '77, was a musical drama shown on British television in the 1970s. The storyline, over 12 episodes and two series, followed the ups and downs of a fictional female rock band called the "Little ...
Plot: rock music, rock band, girl band, female protagonist, girl group, actress, british, female singer, music industry, fictional band
Time: 70s
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SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: After a successful Canadian run as Second City TV on Global and SCTV on CBC, the cast packed up and moved to America (theoretically) when NBC offered them a timeslot under the title SCTV Network 90. With them, they brought their unique, quirky ...
Style: absurd, parody
Plot: impersonation, satire, irreverence, political unrest, sex, entertainment, absurdism, celebrity, joke, tv show, beer, pop culture ...
Place: canada
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 5.9
 967
Jabberjaw (1976)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Music, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jabberjaw is a Saturday morning animated series created by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears and produced by Hanna-Barbera and aired from September 11, 1976, to September 3, 1978, on ABC.
Plot: anthropomorphic animal, great white shark, fictional band, shark, drummer, rock band, surrealism, band
Time: 21st century
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 7.2
 267
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: realistic, captivating, sentimental, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: suburbs, buddies, love and romance, suburban life, lifestyle, hopes, artists and showbiz, music, follow your dream, friends, teenage life, rock ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Rutland Weekend Television (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rutland Weekend Television was a television sketch show on BBC2, written by Eric Idle with music by Neil Innes. Two series were broadcast, the first consisting of six episodes in 1975, the second of seven in 1976. A Christmas special also aired on ...
Style: parody, cynical, witty, clever, surreal ...
Plot: showbiz, tv show, rock, artists and showbiz, music, media satire, disorder, silly humor, media, music band, fictional band, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, england
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The King of Friday Night (1985)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Nova Scotia singing group has a reunion concert 20 years after their successful start.
Plot: fictional band, success, flashback, reunion, concert, band
Place: nova scotia, canada, nova scotia
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Lovedolls Superstar (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An all-girl punk band forms a religious cult.
Plot: underground, fictional band, cult, violence, teenager, musician, punk, drugs, rivalry, rock and roll, satire
Place: los angeles
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Rainbow Around the Sun (2008)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zachary Blasto, a hard-drinking, talented songwriter and performer, envisions madcap musical fantasies in order to avoid dealing with the downward spiral of his personal life.
Style: avant garde
Plot: self acceptance, progressive rock, friend, friendship, father son relationship, singer, love, rock music, male female relationship, very little dialogue, self identity, recording studio ...
Time: 70s
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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: stylized, captivating, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, love triangle, rising to stardom, love and romance, musician's life, buddies, desire for fame, hopes, music band, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, rock ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, punjab, london
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Saturday Night Live (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels. The show's comedy sketches, which parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: musician, singer, politics, performance, cross dressing, comedian, actor, workplace, artists and showbiz, friends, celebrity culture, adult humor ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york, america
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Electric Apricot (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Electric Apricot is a spoof of jam bands centered around the band, Electric Apricot, in the style of "This Is Spinal Tap"
Style: realistic, cynical, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: rock, on the road, performer's life, partners, lifestyle, music band, music, filmmaking, friends, disorder, heavy metal culture, heavy metal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 4.8
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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: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous, semi autobiographical
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, jazz, sexual content, true love, wooing, rock, couple relations, love affair, couples, friends, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
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Too Late Blues (1961)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ghost is an idealogical musician who would rather play his blues in the park to the birds than compromise himself.
Plot: jazz, cheating girlfriend, drunken woman, emotional manipulation, saxophonist, aspiring musician, house party, bar owner, integrity, love triangle, love, blonde ...
Place: los angeles
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The Partridge Family (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Partridge Family is an American television sitcom series about a widowed mother and her five children who embark on a music career. It ran from September 25, 1970, until March 23, 1974, on the ABC network as part of a Friday-night lineup, and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good
Plot: family relations, overnight success, family life, teenage life, showbiz, parents and children, teenage love, siblings relations, youth, love and romance, single parent, manager ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, north carolina, california
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 6.0
 741
Vinyl (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Based on true events. When a new record by an old band is turned down by ageist record companies, the veteran punk band assemble a group of youngsters to stand in for them, and fool the music industry.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, suspense, biting
Plot: music band, satire, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, hidden identity, youth, showbiz, friends, shallowness, rock, reunited friends, music business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
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Desperate Teenage Lovedolls (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Two girls rediscover their love for playing rock, find a drummer and begin practicing. When one of their mothers intervenes, they run away from home and are forced to fend for themselves on the streets against gangs and rival bands. Soon they are ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: punk, rivalry, rise and fall, nightlife, rebelliousness, teenage life, showbiz, strong female presence, bad trip, friends, beach, desire for fame ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.8
 21K
Portlandia (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Satirical sketch comedy set and filmed in Portland, Oregon that explores the eccentric misfits who embody the foibles of modern culture.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, odd ...
Plot: lifestyle, ambition, ambitious, goofy hero, dimwit, human relationship, bohemian life, social satire, charity, mayor, singer, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, portland oregon, usa
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Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! is an American sketch comedy television series, created by and starring Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, which premiered February 11, 2007 on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim comedy block and ran until May ...
Style: parody, surreal, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, prank, siblings relations, media, workplace, artists and showbiz, media satire, partners, goofy hero, dancing, television, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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