Rock music movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant rock music movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, realistic, humorous, entertaining, light and feel good films and TV shows about / with rock music, music, musician, musician's life, music band, friendship, rock band, band, singer and ambition plots mostly in Music, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as rock music: School of Rock (2003), The Runaways (2010), The Dirt (2019), Given (2019), Rocketman (2019), Yesterday (2019), Heavy Trip (2018), Shut Up: Flower Boy Band (2012), XOXO (2016), Hard Core Logo (1996).

List of rock music movies

 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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 6.5
 49K
The Runaways (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Jett and Cherie Currie, two rebellious teenagers from Southern California, become the frontwomen for the Runaways -- the now-legendary group that paved the way for future generations of female rockers. Under the Svengalilike influence of ...
Style: stylized, emotional, captivating, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music band, rock music, teenage life, artists and showbiz, ambition, rising to stardom, music, musician, teenager, coming of age, name calling, teenage sexuality ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, california, los angeles, usa, tokyo
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 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
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 8.4
 3K
Given (2019)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The played chord made the rusty air and both our eardrums vibrate smoothly. From that moment... our music was born.
Style: yaoi, captivating, unusual plot structure, josei
Audience: teens
Plot: school, music band, romance, lgbt, rock music, art, talented, music, friendship, frustration, high school, depression ...
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 7.3
 169K
Rocketman (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Musical
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.
Style: inspirational, uplifting, touching, stylized, compassionate ...
Plot: gay lead character, gay relationship, lgbt, homosexual, gay slur, pianist, rising to stardom, singer, rock music, pop star, rock star, debauchery ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1969 ...
Place: los angeles, california, new york, london, australia ...
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 6.8
 148K
Yesterday (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: UK, China, Japan, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A struggling musician realizes he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles.
Style: captivating, humorous, disturbing, sincere, alternative comedy
Plot: the beatles, alternate reality, rock star, male female friendship, rock music, fame, musician, pop singer, alternate timeline, alternate universe, moral dilemma, price of fame ...
Time: 2010s, year 2004
Place: liverpool, los angeles, moscow russia
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 7.0
 9K
Heavy Trip (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Finland, Norway, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Turo is stuck in a small village and the best thing in his life is being the lead vocalist for the amateur metal band Impaled Rektum. He and his bandmates have practiced for 12 years without playing a single gig. The guys get a surprise visitor from ...
Style: road movie, parody, humorous, light, captivating ...
Plot: heavy metal, rock, viking, heavy metal culture, grave robbing, border, rock band, rock music, finnish, friendship, road trip, small town ...
Time: 2010s
Place: finland, norway, scandinavia, eastern europe
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Shut Up: Flower Boy Band (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Shut Up Flower Boy Band is a 2012 South Korean television series starring Sung Joon, Jo Bo-ah, Kim Myung-soo, Jung Eui-chul, Lee Hyun-jae, Yoo Min-kyu, and Kim Min-suk. It is a coming-of-age story about a high school rock band dealing with ...
Style: light, realistic, captivating, emotional, sincere
Plot: friendship, music, rock music, romance, boy band, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, love, jealousy, music industry, youth, tragedy ...
Place: south korea, korea
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 5.3
 7K
XOXO (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: XOXO follows six strangers whose lives collide in one frenetic, dream-chasing, hopelessly romantic night.
Style: romantic, captivating, uplifting, funny, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: festival, pop star, rock music, rave, party, friendship, dancing, dating, car, love interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, singer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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Hard Core Logo (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bruce Macdonald follows punk bank Hard Core Logo on a harrowing last-gasp reunion tour throughout Western Canada. As magnetic lead-singer Joe Dick holds the whole magilla together through sheer force of will, all the tensions and pitfalls of life on ...
Style: talky, humorous, captivating, intense, clever ...
Plot: on the road, music, rock music, music band, artists and showbiz, musician's life, friends, ambition, satire, existentialism, punk, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, los angeles, british columbia
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 6.3
 43K
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 culture, heavy metal, rock music, ambition, success, musician's life, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, pennsylvania, pittsburgh, seattle, new jersey
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 5.8
 3K
Garage Days (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young garage band in Sydney, is trying to make it big in Australia.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music, rock music, friends, lifestyle, musician's life, music band, love and romance, coming of age, loneliness, love triangle, rock, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
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The Boat That Rocked (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Boat that Rocked is an ensemble comedy, where the romance is between the young people of the 60s, and pop music. It's about a band of DJs that captivate Britain, playing the music that defines a generation and standing up to a government ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: rock, hippie, radio, rebelliousness, friendship, rebellion, marijuana, radio dj, rock and roll, music, dj, ship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: britain, london, england
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 7.9
 272K
Almost Famous (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1973, 15-year-old William Miller's unabashed love of music and aspiration to become a rock journalist lands him an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine to interview and tour with the up-and-coming band Stillwater – fronted by lead guitar ...
Style: feel good, realistic, sentimental, captivating, road movie ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, on the road, musician's life, rock band, fame, rock, music, journalism, musician, family relations, singer, music band ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, new york, boston, phoenix arizona ...
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 5.9
 7K
Her Smell (2018)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A self-destructive punk rocker struggles with sobriety while trying to recapture the creative inspiration that led her band to success.
Style: rough, psychological, captivating, art house
Plot: mother daughter relationship, rock music, addiction, rock band, mental illness, friendship, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, drug use, lie, promise, photographer ...
Place: europe, new york state
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 7.0
 4K
Elvis (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Biographical movie about the famous rock singer Elvis Presley.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: elvis presley, price of fame, celebrity culture, rags to riches, musician's life, music, desire for fame, rock music, music band, showbiz, performer's life, lifestyle ...
Time: 50s, 60s
Place: mississippi
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 6.5
 10K
CBGB (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: CBGB looks at New York's dynamic punk rock scene through the lens of the ground-breaking Lower East Side club started by eccentric Hilly Kristal (Alan Rickman) in 1973 which launched thousands of bands.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sincere
Plot: rock band, punk, music band, punk rock, music, rock music, musician's life, nightlife, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, ambition, clubbing ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Detroit Metal City (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Soichi Negishi moved to Tokyo to chase his dream of becoming a musician playing stylish, Swedish-style pop. Instead, he finds himself leading the death metal band Detroit Metal City, or DMC, as the costumed and grotesquely made-up "demon ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: heavy metal culture, follow your dream, ambition, rock music, celebrity culture, musician's life, love and romance, hidden identity, artists and showbiz, hopes, desire for fame, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 7.7
 44K
Rockstar (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: An uninhibited youth woos the hottest about-to-be-married college girl. He rises to become a rock-star - then self-destructs.
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, serious, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, lovers, musician's life, fall in love, love and romance, romance, artists and showbiz, adultery, rock music, rebellious youth, love, singer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, prague
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 5.1
 124
Listeners (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Set in a world where the concept of music ceases to exist. the story begins when a boy encounters Myuu, a mysterious girl who possesses an audio input jack in her body. The two intermingle with the history of rock music and embark on an ...
Style: mecha, entertaining, captivating, futuristic
Plot: rock music, cyborgs, distopia, memory loss, androids and robots, music, teenager, teamwork, memory lapse, dream world, adventure
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Barbie in Rock 'N Royals (2015)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When royal Princess Courtney trades places with famous rock star Erika, two worlds collide while both learn to appreciate new friends and experiences.
Style: inspirational, light, sweet, captivating, funny ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: princess, camp, barbie, friendship, misunderstanding, rock music, friends, rock, music, rivalry, music band, disorder ...
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 6.5
 362
Rock Band (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Los Bando Immortale is a crazy road movie about a young band from Norway who set out on a journey across the country to attend the National Championship of Rock in a race against time, the police and their parents.
Style: road movie, entertaining, feel good, light, captivating
Plot: rock music, rock band, friendship, teenager in love, rock concert, teenage runaway, teenage boy, father son relationship, best friends, music, van, tough girl ...
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 6.2
 2K
Ganes (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Finland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Remu grew up in modest conditions. He dropped out from schoold during his teen age years and is making career as a small time criminal. His family's destiny is about to come true, and it's going to be the usual: jail, alcoholism and ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, factual, inspirational
Plot: rock band, rock music, friendship, youth, rock star, drugs, father son relationship, recording studio, jail, police officer, rising to stardom, desire for fame ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 50s
Place: finland
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 6.3
 704
Legends (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Three estranged friends are going to be forced to gather very much to their regret ... Axel (Santiago Segura), a very particular Spaniard, decides to undertake the search of his former companions in Buenos Aires. 25 years ago they formed a musical ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, semi serious
Plot: rock band, rock music, father son relationship, nostalgia, rock concert, music band, desire for fame, musician, group of friends, reunited friends, satire, ambition ...
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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, singer, musician, rock music, fame, rocker, rock star, music band, musician's life, music, obscurity, fan ...
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 5.5
 874
At Any Cost (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two brothers and their best friend start a rock band and try to make it big in Los Angeles.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: rock band, price of fame, music industry, musician, husband wife relationship, heroin addict, drug overdose, record producer, deception, rock music, murder, record company ...
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 6.2
 124
DonT Stop (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Prague, 1983. The communist regime, in a suffocating atmosphere ruled over by the secret police, imposes "normalization". Miki and David need some kind of motivation to carry on in the communist wasteland. They discover The Clash's ...
Plot: father son relationship, friendship between men, father son conflict, classmate classmate relationship, student, friend, husband wife relationship, friendship, musician, drug abuse, teenage girl, rebel ...
Time: year 1983, 80s
Place: prague
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 7.0
 790
Solanin (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Meiko Inoue is a recent college grad working as an office lady in a job she hates. Her boyfriend Shigeo is permanently crashing at her apartment because his job as a freelance illustrator doesn't pay enough for rent. And her parents in the ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, captivating, realistic
Plot: death of boyfriend, coming of age, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, road accident, unemployment, rock music, music band, unfulfillment, friendship, couples, society, death of friend ...
Place: tokyo
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In His Life: The John Lennon Story (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A film about the early life of the rock musician and his burgeoning career as a member of the Beatles.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: prodigy, ambition, musician's life, rise to the top, against the odds, rising to stardom, lifestyle, youth, working class, teenage life, music, musician ...
Time: 50s, 60s
Place: england, europe
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Hysteria: The Def Leppard Story (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dramatization of the early years of the hard rock band, Def Leppard, the group faces both success and personal tragedies such as drummer, Rick Allen losing his arm in a car accident and guitarist Steve Clark's alcohol addiction.
Style: disturbing, captivating
Plot: heavy metal, heavy metal culture, hard rock, rock band, musician, rehearsal, rock music, alcohol abuse, musician's life, music band, desire for fame, ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: britain
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