Disc jockey movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant disc jockey movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, talky, melancholic, clever and cult film films and TV shows about / with dj, dialogue, mentor, runaway, storytelling, friendship, brutality, pornography, redemption and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Music and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as disc jockey: It's All Gone Pete Tong (2004), Sympathy for Delicious (2010), Knock Knock (2015), Berlin by the Sea (2008), Northern Soul (2014), The Boat That Rocked (2009), White Lines (2020), Shattered Illusions (1998), Beat Street (1984), A Cry for Help (1975).

List of disc jockey movies

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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Sympathy for Delicious (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A newly paralyzed DJ gets more than he bargained for when he seeks out the world of faith healing.
Style: humorous, thought provoking, rough, semi serious, gloomy ...
Plot: paralysis, dj, disorder, desire for fame, musician's life, dark humor, supernatural, music band, ambition, rising to stardom, self discovery, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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Knock Knock (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile, Israel, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a devoted husband and father is left home alone for the weekend, two stranded young women unexpectedly knock on his door for help. What starts out as a kind gesture results in a dangerous seduction and a deadly game of cat and mouse.
Style: suspense, brutal, sexy, bad ending, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: seductress, threesome, torture, seduction, female on male rape, female villain, female psychopath, rape, home invasion, female domination, married man, female rapist ...
Place: chile
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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, atmospheric, captivating, sentimental, serious
Plot: fall in love, nightclub, nightlife, love triangle, friends, city life, introspection, romance, grownups, hip hop, disco, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, east berlin
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Northern Soul (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in 1974, an authentic and uplifting tale of two friends whose horizons are opened up by the discovery of black American soul music.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, nightclub, nightlife, teenage life, obsession, youth, society, music, coming of age, drug abuse, dj, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, northern england
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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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White Lines (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Zoe Walker leaves her quiet life behind to investigate her brother's disappearance in Ibiza, where she quickly heads down a decadent and dangerous path.
Style: suspense, captivating
Plot: dj, cheating wife, clubbing, orgy, murder, brother sister relationship, friendship, infidelity, drugs, married woman, club, lesbian sex ...
Place: manchester
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Shattered Illusions (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Psycho stalks a talk radio personality and her mentally challenged sister.
Plot: mentally challenged, dj, suicide attempt, stalker, father daughter relationship, drunkenness, mental institution, car accident, sister sister relationship, auto mechanic, brain damage, kidnapping ...
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Beat Street (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring DJ, from the South Bronx, and his best friend, a promoter, try to get into show business by exposing people to hip-hop music and culture.
Style: realistic, serious, harsh, talky, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, rap, dancing, subway, graffiti, music, dj, youth, love and romance, musician's life, artists and showbiz, performer's life ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, tokyo, california ...
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A Cry for Help (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A talk-radio host, who specializes in abusing and insulting his audience, gets a call from a disturbed teenage girl who says she is going to commit suicide. He frantically tries to get his listeners to help find the girl before she makes good on her ...
Style: silent film
Plot: suicide, dj, time, deadline, radio dj, beach, suicidal, doctor, bookstore, radio, police, diner ...
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Kevin & Perry Go Large (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When stubborn, spotty Kevin and his equally hopeless best friend Perry go on holiday to the party island Ibiza, they see it as their big chance to become superstar club DJs and, more importantly, to lose their virginities. But they aren't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: youth, disorder, misfit, teenage love, teenage life, looking for sex, nothing goes right, lifestyle, sexual relations, coming of age, grownups, longing ...
Time: 90s
Place: ibiza, europe, spain
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Disco 9000 (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Disco 9000, a neon-lit penthouse dance club that's one of the top nightspots in Los Angeles. He also owns Disco 9000 Records, a successful label that provides the music for this venue. A rival mogul ascertains that his company can't get a ...
Style: cult film
Plot: dj, dance contest, security, dancing, death, funeral, violence, african american, boat, accidental death, tennis, disco ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
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The Warriors (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Prominent gang leader Cyrus calls a meeting of New York's gangs to set aside their turf wars and take over the city. At the meeting, a rival leader kills Cyrus, but a Coney Island gang called the Warriors is wrongly blamed for Cyrus' ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gang, street gang, gang war, warrior, gang member, chase, murder, survival, false accusation, vengeance, gangsters, gay slur ...
Time: 70s, year 1979, near future, 80s, future
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
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Telling Lies in America (1997)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Karchy (Brad Renfro) is a boy in school who has moved from Hungary to America in the 1960's. He is struggling in school and trying to adjust to America's culture. He then hears about a radio DJ Billy Magic (Kevin Bacon) who holds a contest ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: radio dj, coming of age, high school, love and romance, parents and children, high school life, false accusation, human nature, introspection, lifestyle, misfit, contests and competitions ...
Time: 60s, 90s
Place: europe, hungary, cleveland ohio
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Play Misty for Me (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, mentally unstable, rivalry, dj, stalker, obsessed fan, terrorizing, radio dj, dangerous attraction, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, pacific ocean, san francisco
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Hardware (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mark 13 is a government-built killing machine programmed with artificial intelligence, able to repair and recharge itself from any energy source. Through a series of coincidences, the cyborg's head ends up in the home of a sculptress as a ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, cyberpunk, desert, survival, man versus machine, cyborgs, woman in danger, technophobia, technology gone awry, post apocalypse, distopia, violence ...
Time: future
Place: new york
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The Buddy Holly Story (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A film about the life and career of the early rock and roll star.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: air disaster, affection, rags to riches, price of fame, singer, dj, music, showbiz, human spirit, rock, celebrity culture, relationship vs career ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, new york
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Conversations with God (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: "Conversations with God" is the true story of Neale Donald Walsch that inspired and changed the lives of millions. The journey begins after he unexpectedly breaks his neck in a car accident and loses his job.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere
Plot: change of luck, human spirit, introspection, society, hopes, rise to the top, religions or cults, redemption, unemployment, rich and poor, spirituality, faith ...
Time: contemporary
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Ibiza (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mature podiatrist, his girlfriend and her teenage children travel Ibiza to live a crazy holidays.
Style: psychological, captivating, light, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: music festival, dj, rain, drunk, love affair, friendship, parents and children, family relations, society, youth, sex, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ibiza, spain
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Captive State (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nearly a decade after occupation by an extraterrestrial force, the lives of a Chicago neighborhood on both sides of the conflict are explored.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, apocalyptic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: alien invasion, alien race, distopia, post apocalypse, apocalypse, attack, brutality, fight, urban setting, alien technology, alien, rescue attempt ...
Time: future, year 2019, near future, 2020s
Place: chicago illinois, north america, new york, london, moscow russia ...
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Bad Candy (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: On Halloween night in New Salem, Radio DJs Chilly Billy and Paul tell a twisted anthology of terrifying local myths. Residents of the small-town experience horrifying paranormal encounters that lead them to a grim end.
Style: suspense, scary, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: halloween, creature, radio, clown, monster, evil clown, violence, vengeance, disguise, brutality, fear, murder ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alan Partridge has had many ups and downs in life. National television broadcaster. Responsible for killing a guest on live TV. Local radio broadcaster. Nervous breakdown in Dundee. A self-published book, 'Bouncing Back', which was ...
Style: humorous, cynical, absurd, satirical, talky ...
Plot: self involved, layoff, hostage, radio dj, desire for fame, social awkwardness, ambition, lifestyle, goofy hero, workplace, forced into action, corporate world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, california
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Night Rhythms (1992)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Nick, a late night DJ, has sex with a listener that he's invited to the station. The session goes out over the air until something goes wrong. Nick wakes up to find a dead body and himself framed. Nick spends the rest of the movie having sex ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: radio, murder, runaway, dj, radio dj, framed for murder, sex, lesbian sex, lesbian, lesbianism, erotica, female nudity ...
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Pontypool (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When disc jockey Grant Mazzy reports to his basement radio station in the Canadian town of Pontypool, he thinks it's just another day at work. But when he hears reports of a virus that turns people into zombies, Mazzy barricades himself in the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, zombie apocalypse, survival, virus, fear, epidemic, small town, chaos and mayhem, media, supernatural, deadly virus, zombie attack ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ontario canada, canada
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Death Proof (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Austin's hottest DJ, Jungle Julia, sets out into the night to unwind with her two friends Shanna and Arlene. Covertly tracking their moves is Stuntman Mike, a scarred rebel leering from behind the wheel of his muscle car, revving just feet away.
Style: rough, cynical, exciting, slasher, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: vengeance, serial killer, dark humor, violence, psychopath, sadism, stalking, car chase, exploitation, misogynist, stuntman, sadist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 70s
Place: tennessee, usa, texas, austin texas
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High Fidelity (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When record store owner Rob Gordon gets dumped by his girlfriend, Laura, because he hasn't changed since they met, he revisits his top five breakups of all time in an attempt to figure out what went wrong. As Rob seeks out his former lovers to ...
Style: feel good, realistic, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: music, musician, musician's life, self discovery, rock, sexuality, breakup, romance, crumbling relationship, career, love and romance, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, london
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The Harder They Come (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music
Country: Jamaica
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ivanhoe Martin arrives in Kingston, Jamaica, looking for work and, after some initial struggles, lands a recording contract as a reggae singer. He records his first song, "The Harder They Come," but after a bitter dispute with a ...
Style: exciting, rough, road movie, tense, serious ...
Plot: reggae, marijuana, folk hero, poverty, music, crimes, culture clash, fish out of water, disorder, down on your luck, drug dealing, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: jamaica, west indies, new jersey
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Weekender (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1990. The rave scene has arrived from Ibiza and warehouse parties are exploding across the UK bringing phenomenal wealth to the organisers. In Manchester, best mates Matt and Dylan are in their early 20's and long to be more than just punters. ...
Style: exciting, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: rave, drug dealing, gangsters, ambition, dream come true, friendship, buddies, partners, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, graphic violence, friends, nightclub ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: england, amsterdam, europe, ibiza, manchester
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This Is Elvis (1981)
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Though several actors portray Elvis Presley at different stages of his life, this documentary is comprised mostly of actual performance footage and interviews with Elvis, his fans and those close to him. This biographical docu-drama features rare ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: blues, showbiz, rock and roll, music, friends, alcohol abuse, rock, celebrity culture, ambition, performer's life, unfulfillment, rise and fall ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 50s, 80s
Place: las vegas, germany, memphis, hawaii, new jersey
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Summer Storm (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tobi and Achim, the pride of the local crew club, have been the best of friends for years and are convinced that nothing will ever stand in the way of their friendship. They look forward to the upcoming summer camp and the crew competition. Then the ...
Style: touching, emotional, humorous, light, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming out, gay, gays and lesbians, friendship, summer camp, lgbt, gay teenager, teenage love, love triangle, gay slur, gay athlete, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, bavaria
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