Disco movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant disco movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, semi serious, sexy and melancholic films and TV shows about / with disco, nudity (full frontal - brief), nightclub, friends, dancing, music, love and romance, lifestyle, female nudity and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as disco: 54 (1998), America So Beautiful (2001), Funkytown (2011), Disco Godfather (1979), Discopathe (2013), Roller Boogie (1979), Young Soul Rebels (1991), A Piece of the Action (1977), Xanadu (1980), Don't Go in the House (1979).

List of disco movies

 5.9
 32K
54 (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shane, a Jersey boy with big dreams, crosses the river in hopes of finding a more exciting life at Studio 54. When Steve Rubell, the mastermind behind the infamous disco, plucks Shane from the sea of faces clamoring to get inside his club, Shane not ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, drug abuse, nightclub, nightlife, lifestyle, addiction, drugs/alcohol, clubbing, father son relationship, party, money, bartender ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, bahamas
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Sunshine Barry & the Disco Worms (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Music
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: It's not easy to be Barry. An earthworm gets no respect. He lives at the bottom of the food chain. But one day, an old disco record turns his life upside down. Suddenly he sees before him his own destiny, the star of the world's greatest ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: disco, music, ambition, music band, creature, friends, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, family, musician's life, once in a lifetime opportunity, animals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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America So Beautiful (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This film follows the odyssey of a group of Iranian immigrants in Los Angeles, trying to find their place in America amidst the unfolding of the 1979 Iran hostage crisis.
Style: sincere, touching, uplifting, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: disco, racism, lifestyle, follow your dream, culture clash, injustice, nightlife, interracial relations, misfit, society, nightclub, immigrants ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.3
 816
Funkytown (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in Montreal during the disco phenomenon some 35 years ago, Funkytown follows the life of a group of colorful characters. We follow their lives and tribulations as everyone converges on a regular basis at Montreal's hot disco spot: ...
Style: serious, captivating, disturbing, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: disco, nightclub, gay hustler, lifestyle, addiction, nightlife, social decay, actor's life, artists and showbiz, society, social relations, gay husband ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1972, year 1982 ...
Place: canada, montreal, new york, quebec, toronto ontario canada ...
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Disco Godfather (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A retired cop becomes a DJ/celebrity at the Blueberry Hill disco-- he's the "Disco Godfather!" All is well until his nephew flips out on a strange new drug that's sweeping the streets, called "angel dust," or PCP. Disco ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, humorous, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disco, nightclub, martial arts, rivalry, chases and races, gangsters, crime, gang, criminal's revenge, partners, society, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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 5.0
 589
Discopathe (2013)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The mid-70's: A timid young New Yorker leads an uneventful life until he is fatefully exposed to the pulsating rhythms of a brand-new genre of music....disco. Unable to control his murderous impulses that stem from a traumatic childhood ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, disco, slasher, blood, strong violent content, deadly, crimes, psychopath, nudity (full frontal - brief), catholic school, neo noir, lesbian sex ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, montreal, new york, canada, montreal quebec
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Roller Boogie (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Teen lovers Bobby and Terry band together with other roller skaters to try and prevent a powerful mobster taking over the land their favourite skating rink sits on, and compete in the Boogie Contest.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, friendship, youth, save the day, underdog, teenage life, social differences, fall in love, against the odds, ambition, music, rescue ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, santa monica california, venice beach california, los angeles
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Young Soul Rebels (1991)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young Soul Rebels is a 1991 film by Isaac Julien which examines the interaction between youth cultural movements in Britain. Skinheads, Punks & Soulboys along with the political and cultural tensions between them. The film received the ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: disco, soul music, radio dj, immigrants, politics, murder, friendship, interracial relations, sexual relations, frame up, racism, addiction ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: europe, london, england
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A Piece of the Action (1977)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: How does retired cop Joshua Burke (James Earl Jones) get two career criminals, Manny Durrell (Sidney Poitier) and Dave Anderson (Bill Cosby), to follow the straight and narrow? Con them into helping juvenile delinquents turn over a new leaf. But ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Plot: disco, ghetto, fugitives, crime, crimes, law enforcement, odd couple, dishonesty, partners, urban, friendship, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, year 1975, year 1976
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 5.3
 12K
Xanadu (1980)
Genre: Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A beautiful muse inspires an artist and his older friend to convert a dilapidated auditorium into a lavish rollerskating club.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, inspirational, stylized ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: disco, nightclub, camp, romance, fall in love, supernatural, partners, buddies, follow your dream, unlikely couple, love and romance, impossible love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, santa monica california
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Don't Go in the House (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: As a child, Donald was tormented by his mother who used fire as a punishment. Now a deranged adult, Donald stalks women at clubs, then takes them home where he kills them with a flamethrower.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, psychological, serious ...
Plot: old house, serial killer, murder, sadism, slasher, disco, abusive mother, obsession, psychopath, vengeance, burned alive, stalking ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, new york
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Can't Stop the Music (1980)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Movie about the Village People filmed in a documentary style.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, camp, friendship, heist, music band, ambition, rise to the top, rising to stardom, love and romance, nightlife, city life, showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, new york, usa, las vegas
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 6.7
 128
Funky Cops (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Funky Cops is a French animated series about two cops in San Francisco during the 1970s. In the US it was licensed by 4Kids Entertainment and aired on the Fox Box but was canceled quickly due to dismal ratings and is now an online exclusive in the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, twists and turns, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police detective, disco, undercover, fighting crime, crimes, partners, law enforcement, partners against crime, lifestyle, parody, working undercover, police ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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Earth Girls Are Easy (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this musical comedy, Valerie is dealing with her philandering fiancé, Ted, when she finds that a trio of aliens have crashed their spaceship into her swimming pool. Once the furry beings are shaved at her girlfriend's salon, the women ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, offbeat, cult film ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: disco, spacecraft, romance, benign alien, alien, fish out of water, dancing, hospital, dream, makeover, swimming pool, police ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california
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Saturday Night Fever (1977)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Tony Manero is a Brooklyn paint-store clerk who'd give anything to break out of his dead-end existence. In life, Tony is a peasant; on the disco dance floor, he's a king. As the soundtrack plays one Bee Gees hit after another, white-suited ...
Style: serious, sexy, sentimental, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: disco, dance performance, twentysomething life, ambition, romance, hopes, contests and competitions, social climbing, escape from reality, urban ghetto life, friendship, male female relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
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The Last Days of Disco (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two young women and their friends spend spare time at an exclusive nightclub in 1980s New York.
Style: talky, witty, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: nightclub, disco, friends, friendship, nightlife, yuppie, depression, pretending to be gay, jealousy, death, investigation, theft ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, barcelona, spain ...
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The Spirit of '76 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Future Americans decide to time travel to 1776 to ask the founding fathers for the solutions to their problems. A glitch in the time machine changes their destination to 1976. Still believing themselves to be in 1776, the time travellers attempt to ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: disco, fish out of water, time travel, satire, time machine, partners, imaginary, misfit, misfit partners, on the run, hopes, changing the past or future ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, future, year 1976, 1770s ...
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 5.8
 968
The Dancer (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Elle a une passion: la danse. Une ambition: danser a Broadway. Un handicap: elle est muette. Le samedi soir, dans une boite new-yorkaise, elle affronte les plus grands DJ et, quelle que soit la musique, techno, funk, jazz ou soul, elle garde le ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: dancing, laboratory, disco, sign language, audition, follow your dream, dancer's life, ambition, true love, against the odds, nightlife, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, europe, usa, paris france, manhattan new york city
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 6.2
 624
The '70s (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: Four friends, fresh from tragedy at Kent Sate, graduate from college and begin their adult lives during the turbulent 1970s. But Dexter (Guy Torry), Eileen (Vinessa Shaw), Byron (Brad Rowe) and Christie (Amy Smart) find their paths are heading in ...
Style: semi serious, thought provoking, clever, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, fighting the system, disco, family relations, americana, siblings relations, lifestyle, youth, culture clash, graduation, feminism, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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The Greasy Strangler (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ronnie runs a Disco walking tour with his son, Brayden. When a sexy woman takes the tour, it begins a competition between father and son for her love. It also signals the arrival of an oily strangler who stalks the streets at night.
Style: toilet humor, absurd, scary, rough, bad taste humour ...
Plot: maniac, disco, competition, slasher, son, father son relationship, innocence, fall in love, first sexual experience, affection, running, basement ...
Time: 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
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 7.9
 202K
Carlito's Way (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A Puerto-Rican ex-con, just released from prison, pledges to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him and lead on to a better life outside of NYC.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, gangsters, nightclub, tragic hero, drug dealing, neo noir, violence, prison, ex convict, drug lord, disco, crime ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 20th century, year 1975
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
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 7.8
 22K
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, music business, showbiz, historical character, ambition, blackmail, mafia, disco, drugs/alcohol, rock band, racism, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: new york, usa, las vegas
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Berlin by the Sea (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: They are students - at least that's what their parents think - they are the disc-jockeys in the in-clubs in town, they party with no end, they fall in love, they have the best summer in their life in the coolest city of the world: Berlin.
Style: realistic, sentimental, captivating, atmospheric, serious
Plot: fall in love, nightlife, nightclub, love triangle, romance, city life, friends, introspection, grownups, unfulfillment, disco, hip hop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, east berlin
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 6.4
 4K
Eden (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Paul, a teenager in the underground scene of early-nineties Paris, forms a DJ collective with his friends and together they plunge into the nightlife of sex, drugs, and endless music.
Style: touching, stylized, realistic
Plot: dj, youth, ambition, rise and fall, friendship, clubbing, coming of age, disco, musician's life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nightlife, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century ...
Place: paris france, france, new york, usa, europe ...
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 6.4
 2K
Skylab (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is 1979 and Albertine, 10, and all her family members have gathered in Brittany to celebrate the birthday of her grandmother. Everyone thinks that the Skylab space station from NASA will fall on their heads this summer. The meeting turns into a ...
Style: humorous, touching, sincere, sentimental, talky ...
Plot: nudist, nudist camp, family relations, family gatherings, nude beach, profanity, coming of age, youth, disco, innocence lost, family life, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, brittany
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 5.8
 2K
What a Drag (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A closeted gay man's attempt to "act straight" for the sake of his job has unexpected consequences.
Style: not serious, feel good, clever, witty, humorous ...
Plot: transvestism, infidelity, disco, gays and lesbians, hidden identity, love triangle, gender, fall in love, dishonesty, couples, society, restaurant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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 5.1
 1K
So Fine (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While trying to get his father out of a financial jam, a man comes up with an idea that turns into an unexpected overnight financial fashion success - the bottomless pants.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, disco, opera, gangsters, fashion, crime, crimes, disorder, overnight success, couples, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: new york, usa, venice, manhattan new york city, israel ...
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 5.9
 534
Nighthawks (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A gay man is forced to hide his sexuality by day while living his secret life by night. A respectable geography teacher by day; by night, hanging out in London's gay bars, looking for a long-term relationship, but usually encountering only ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, emotional, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: coming out, disco, school, youth, lifestyle, gender, society, gays and lesbians, love and romance, couples, self discovery, school teacher ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london, europe
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 5.7
 329
Innocent (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 17-year-old Eric follows his parents to immigrate to Canada and is thus forced to confront different emotional and cultural problems. He must not only adjust to the new environment, but also come to terms with his homosexuality. Standing at the ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, captivating, touching, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, forbidden love, self discovery, culture clash, teenage life, lifestyle, youth, society, family relations, coming out, dysfunctional family, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, new york, manhattan new york city, hong kong
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The Breakdance Kid (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1984, loser pizza guy Whitey Johnson is run over by a semi truck on live television, making him a local hero. The world watches as Whitey vows to not only walk again but to win his town's breakdance competition. Whitey struggles to conquer ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenage love, lifestyle, ambition, dancer's life, follow your dream, youth, romance, love and romance, rivalry, contests and competitions, hopes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
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