Drummer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant drummer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, melancholic, clever, humorous, feel good and sexy films and TV shows about / with drummer, drums, dancing, singer, mentor, storytelling, nudity (full frontal - brief), redemption, vengeance and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
drummer movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as drummer: Whiplash (2014), The Dirt (2019), That Thing You Do! (1996), Sound of Metal (2019), The Drummer (2007), School of Rock (2003), Sound of Noise (2010), The Lure (2015), Band Aid (2017), The Rocker (2008).

List of drummer movies

Whiplash (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.
Style: motivational, psychological, dramatic, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: follow your dream, obsession, teachers and students, mentor, music, desire for fame, musician's life, jazz, drummer, music teacher, musician, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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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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That Thing You Do! (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Pennsylvania band scores a hit in 1964 and rides the star-making machinery as long as it can, with lots of help from its manager.
Style: humorous, sentimental, sincere, light, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: drummer, showbiz, recording studio, music, music band, friendship, rising to stardom, ambition, fame, celebrity culture, rise and fall, musician's life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, illinois, los angeles, wisconsin, pittsburgh ...
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Sound of Metal (2019)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Metal drummer Ruben begins to lose his hearing. When a doctor tells him his condition will worsen, he thinks his career and life is over. His girlfriend Lou checks the former addict into a rehab for the deaf hoping it will prevent a relapse and help ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, disturbing, realistic, tense ...
Plot: drums, drummer, heavy metal, heavy metal culture, deaf, emotional abuse, deafness, musician, deaf man, sign language, music, musician's life ...
Place: missouri, paris france
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The Drummer (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Sid insults a powerful triad boss, his father sends him to Taiwan for safety. Bored and restless, he discovers a community of Zen drummers high in the hills, and joins up - a decision inspired by a pretty face that soon becomes a challenge.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: gangsters, martial arts, self discovery, rivalry, redemption, introspection, hopes, crimes, drummer, countryside, business partner, training ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, taiwan, asia
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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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Sound of Noise (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music
Country: Sweden, France, Denmark
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A tone-deaf cop works to track down a group of guerilla percussionists whose anarchic public performances are terrorizing the city.
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, captivating, clever ...
Plot: performance, rebelliousness, gang, police detective, counterculture, group of criminals, music band, law enforcement, rebellion, police investigation, crimes, brother brother relationship ...
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
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The Lure (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Musical, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two mermaid sisters, who end up performing at a nightclub, face cruel and bloody choices when one of them falls in love with a beautiful young man.
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: mermaid, sister sister relationship, love triangle, female monster, rivalry, murder, drummer, dancing, nightclub, rock band, betrayal, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: central europe, warsaw poland
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Band Aid (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple who can't stop fighting embark on a last-ditch effort to save their marriage: turning their fights into songs and starting a band.
Style: sincere, humorous, captivating, light, sentimental
Plot: relationship problems, neighbor, husband wife relationship, marriage, drummer, dysfunctional marriage, love and romance, marriage counselor, music, sex addict, desire, attraction ...
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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, not serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: heavy metal, music, heavy metal culture, youth, music band, teenage life, drums, musician's life, rock, ambition, desire for fame, drummer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 80s, 2000s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio
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Hop (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: E.B., the Easter Bunny's teenage son, heads to Hollywood, determined to become a drummer in a rock 'n' roll band. In LA, he's taken in by Fred after the out-of-work slacker hits E.B. with his car.
Style: humorous, sweet, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens
Plot: easter bunny, easter, anthropomorphic animal, audition, hollywood, ambition, desire for fame, leaving home, family relations, track down, nothing goes right, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, china
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Fat Kid Rules the World (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A dropout comes to the aid of a chubby and suicidal high-school kid by recruiting him as the drummer for his upstart punk-rock band.
Style: touching, melancholic, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, youth, street kid, overweight, self discovery, parents and children, music band, misfit, unsupportive parent, suicidal, punk, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The House of Tomorrow (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film tells futurist, architect, and inventor R. Buckminster Fuller's incredible story through two teens hoping to get laid, become punk gods, and survive high school.
Style: enigmatic, light, captivating, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, teenage boy, first kiss, single father, grandmother grandson relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, tour guide, memory, architecture, father son relationship, painting ...
Place: minnesota
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Bruc, the Manhunt (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 1808. The Napoleonic Army suffers its first defeat at the hands of a single man: a drummer boy who used the Montserrat mountains to echo his drums and send the enemy troops into a panicked retreat. When the news reaches Napoleon, he furiously orders ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, military, soldier, manhunt, rebellion, on the run, adventure, rivalry, folk hero, escapades, rebelliousness, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, spain, catalonia
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My Little Sweet Pea (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: It isn't easy to find a dream to chase when you're young, but Mugiko (Maki Horikita) has one: she can't wait to become an anime voice actress. Saving up for classes while she works part time in a manga store, she lives with her older, ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, manga
Plot: family, mother, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, lie, single mother, parent child relationship, comeback, sick woman, mother child separation, parents and children, family relations ...
Place: tokyo
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The Libertine (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of John Wilmot, a.k.a. the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who famously drank and debauched his way to an early grave, only to earn posthumous critical acclaim for his life's work.
Style: stylized, serious, melancholic, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: libertine, poet, infidelity, alcoholic, love and romance, actor's life, rebel, fired from the job, dying, dysfunctional marriage, writers, temptation ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, london, europe
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The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The professional and personal life of actor and comedian Peter Sellers was a turbulent one. His early movie fame was based primarily on his comic characterizations, often of bumbling and foreign-accented persons, characters which he embodied. As his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: showbiz, actor's life, rising to stardom, rise and fall, lifestyle, ambition, understanding, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, couple relations, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 50s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy, switzerland, london
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Laurel Canyon (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Laurel Canyon focuses on Sam and Alex, a pair of upper-middle class lovebirds from the East Coast who relocate to Los Angeles. Enter Jane, Sam's estranged mother, a successful record producer, who's more than willing to put the couple up ...
Style: psychological, serious, sentimental, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, intern, culture clash, fish out of water, love and romance, disorder, couples, couple relations, human nature, estrangement, rock, music business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Kill Me Later (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Her goldfish dead, her lover exposed as a rat, Shawn Holloway leaves her bank post and goes to the roof intent on suicide. Before she can leap, she's taken hostage by Charlie Anders, a fleeing bank robber. He and his partners have stolen a ...
Style: tense, light, entertaining, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: heist, crimes, opposites attract, criminal heroes, couples, love affair, bank, fish out of water, hostage, suicide, romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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Julien Donkey-Boy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A portrait of the effects of schizophrenia on family life is the central focus.
Style: disturbing, talky, psychological, experimental, serious ...
Plot: mental illness, dysfunctional family, schizophrenia, skating, family relations, pregnancy, dead mother, brother sister relationship, family problems, dogma, clergy, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, alabama
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Josie and the Pussycats (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Josie, Melody and Val are three small-town girl musicians determined to take their rock band out of their garage and straight to the top, while remaining true to their look, style and sound. They get a record deal which brings fame and fortune but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, not serious, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: satire, friendship, celebrity, conspiracy, music, desire for fame, musician's life, lifestyle, ambition, music band, megalomaniac, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york
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It's All Gone Pete Tong (2004)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Its All Gone Pete Tong is a comedy following the tragic life of legendary Frankie Wilde. The story takes us through Frankie's life from one of the best DJ's alive, through subsequent battle with a hearing disorder, culminating in his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: recording studio, cocaine, mute or deaf, dj, comeback, party, music, musician's life, disability, rise to the top, lifestyle, rise and fall ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ibiza
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Days of Glory (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Algeria, France, Morocco, Belgium
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During WWII, four North African men enlist in the French army to liberate that country from Nazi oppression, and to fight French discrimination.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: battles, war, world war two, self esteem, algerian, heroes, society, politics, army, prejudice, justice, dying ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1944, year 1945 ...
Place: france, africa, algeria, italy, europe ...
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In This World (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Torn straight from the headlines, Michael Winterbottom's compelling and prescient 'In This World' follows young Afghan Jamal and his older cousin Enayat as they embark on a hazardous overland trip from their refugee camp at Peshawar, ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, sincere, suspenseful, inspirational ...
Plot: refugee, on the road, politics, life is a bitch, immigrants, hopes, friendship, society, poverty, orphan, refugee camp, death ...
Time: contemporary, year 2001, year 2002
Place: iran, turkey, pakistan, afghanistan, middle east ...
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I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: If they missed Beatles' first appearance in the U.S.A. they would hate themselves for the rest of their lives! So six young girls from New Jersey set off even though they don't have tickets for the show! The journey is full of surprises ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, kids
Plot: the beatles, friends, friendship, music band, obsessed fan, strong female presence, screwball, teenage life, high school life, unfulfilled love, partners, buddies ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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Hot Tamale (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A road trip to Los Angeles inadvertently leads a young man from Wyoming into a wild maze of psychotic hit-men, racy women, jewel thieves and a salsa band.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, road trip, on the road, heist, criminal's revenge, chase, nothing goes right, gang, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, stolen money, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, wyoming, california, usa
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The Groomsmen (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A groom (Ed Burns) and his four attendants wrestle with issues related to friendship and maturity a week before the big day.
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, friendship between men, brother brother relationship, friendship, couple relations, buddies, hopes, wedding, thirtysomething life, couples, friends, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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Green Card (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Australia, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Urban horticulturalist Brontë Mitchell has her eye on a gorgeous apartment, but the building's board will rent it only to a married couple. Georges Fauré, a waiter from France whose visa is expiring, needs to marry an American woman to stay ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: fake marriage, marriage of convenience, love, green card, immigration, cons and scams, romance, immigrants, fall in love, fish out of water, disorder, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, latin america, france ...
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The Girlfriend Experience (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Chelsea is an in-demand call girl whose $2,000 an hour price tag allows her to live in New York's lap of luxury. Besides her beauty and sexual skill, Chelsea offers her clients companionship and conversation, or, as she dubs it, "the ...
Style: sexy, erotic, melancholic, meditative, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, escort, sexual relations, workplace, workplace situations, couple relations, social relations, call girl, economic crisis, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sex scene, presidential election ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, las vegas, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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Forty Shades of Blue (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Russian woman living in Memphis with a much older rock-n-roll legend experiences a personal awakening when her husband's estranged son comes to visit.
Style: realistic, sincere, emotional, serious, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, family relations, sex with stepmother, family problems, crumbling marriage, romance, love affair, couples, estrangement, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, memphis, russia
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