Tag: rock-band

Having a Wild Weekend (1965) 5.8

Having a Wild Weekend (1965)

Dinah is a model whose face appears in an ad campaign for meat. While shooting a TV commercial, she and Steve, one of the stunt men, run off together. The advertising executives use their disappearance to generate more p...

The Allnighter (1987) 4.3

The Allnighter (1987)

Molly, Val and Gina are graduating college, but on their final night, frustrations are aired. Molly is still looking for real love and Val is beginning to doubt if that is what she's found. Gina is too busy videotaping e...

Blood Dolls (1999) 4.4

Blood Dolls (1999)

Virgil Travis is a wealthy, soulless psychopath who lives in seclusion in his mansion home with his dwarf butler and maniac right hand man. Tortured and forcibly mutated as a child by a woman who put him through body tra...

Roadkill (1989) 6.7

Roadkill (1989)

Ramona works in a concert agency and is sent after the rock band 'Children of Paradise' who have disappeared. Since she can't drive, she has to take the train and bus and eventually hitchhike. On her way through the Cana...

Little Love Song (2019) 6.1

Little Love Song (2019)

Inspired by a hit song by Mongol800, there is a small town in Okinawa where the US occupation forces are stationed and have fenced off their base. A popular high school band is scouted by a Tokyo-based record company. Th...

200 Motels (1971) 5.9

200 Motels (1971)

"Touring makes you crazy", Frank Zappa says, explaining that the idea for this movie came to him while the Mothers of Invention were touring. The story, interspersed with performances by the Mothers and the Royal Symphon...

Dyke Hard (2014) 4.7

Dyke Hard (2014)

A lesbian rock band sets off on a road trip to a battle of the bands in the big city. A mysterious billionaire with an army of ninjas, cyborgs and roller derby girls is doing everything to stop them. Their journey is a w...

Mystery Date (1991) 6.1

Mystery Date (1991)

A teenage boy would like to meet with a very pretty, blonde girl who lives next door. His elder brother helps him with a car and a credit card to be successful. This simple story gets complicated because of the corpse in...

Metallica: Some Kind of Monster (2004) 7.5

Metallica: Some Kind of Monster (2004)

Some Kind of Monster is a music documentary about Metallica's making of their album St. Anger and the difficulties they had to go through in the process. The directors shot over 1200 hours and followed the band around ni...

The Driller Killer (1979) 5.2

The Driller Killer (1979)

Reno is an artist struggling to survive in NYC. He draws inspiration from scenes of daily street life and occasional random violence. Under pressure to finish his oft-delayed grand masterpiece, his psychotic alter-ego ta...

Rocker (2012) 6.4

Rocker (2012)

Victor is a rocker well into his forties, who lives with his son, Alin, in an unsanitary apartment from a notorious neighbourhood from Oradea. Despite Alin's drug addiction, his father would do anything for him, even hel...

The Who at the London Coliseum 1969 (2009) (V) 8.3

The Who at the London Coliseum 1969 (2009) (V)

Concert of the Who's first filming of the Rock Opera Tommy at London's opera house, the Coliseum.::Cinema_Fan...

Kiss Meets the Phantom of the Park (1978) (TV) 4.8

Kiss Meets the Phantom of the Park (1978) (TV)

The tale of rock band KISS and their efforts to thwart a diabolical plan by mad scientist Abner Devereaux. Devereaux has found a way to clone humans into robots in his laboratory at an amusement park. It just so happens ...

The Complete Truth About De-Evolution (1993) (V) 8.3

The Complete Truth About De-Evolution (1993) (V)

Devo, the seminal concept band, made a career out of setting to music video their dada-gone-camp theory of De-Evolution and its rebuke of corporate culture. This is a collection of Devo's output, an essential tour of the...

The Who: At Kilburn 1977 (2009) (V) 8.5

The Who: At Kilburn 1977 (2009) (V)

They are one of the greatest rock and roll bands of all time. For over four decades, they have changed modern music as we know it. But some of their most famous performances have never been released... until now. On Dece...

How the Beatles Changed the World (2017) (V) 6.8

How the Beatles Changed the World (2017) (V)

The fascinating story of the cultural, social, spiritual and musical revolution ignited by the coming of the Beatles. Tracing the impact that these four band members had, first in their native Britain and soon after worl...

Sound of Metal (2019) 7.3

Sound of Metal (2019)

A heavy-metal drummer's life is thrown into freefall when he begins to lose his hearing....

Simon of the Desert (1965) 8

Simon of the Desert (1965)

The ascetic Simón believes he is a sinner and decides to self-inflict a sacrifice, living like a hermit on the top of a pedestal in the middle of the desert to be closer to God and resist the temptations of the world. Hi...

Shock Treatment (1981) 5.8

Shock Treatment (1981)

Following on from "The Rocky Horror Picture Show", this musical is set several years later in Brad and Janet Majors' hometown - which has become a giant TV station; residents are either participants or viewers. They are ...

Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You (2020) 7.1

Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You (2020)

"Bruce Springsteen's Letter to You" captures Bruce Springsteen recording his new album "Letter To You" live with the full E Street Band, and includes final take performances of 10 originals from the new record. The featu...

Velvet Goldmine (1998) 7

Velvet Goldmine (1998)

London, 1971 - Flower Power is on the wane and floundering hippie troubadour Brian Slade feels old-fashioned and out of step until he experiences the raw power of rock musician and exhibitionist Curt Wild at a live conce...

Blur: New World Towers (2015) 7

Blur: New World Towers (2015)

A story about the British rock band Blur and the recording of their most unexpected music album, Magic Whip, which captured in only five days, in Hong Kong.::Blackeye...

America’s Heart & Soul (2004) 5.1

America’s Heart & Soul (2004)

America is a vast country--three thousand miles from end to end. But it's not the land that makes America so special--it's the people. Filmmaker Louis Schwartzberg packed-up his camera and hit the road, with a goal of ca...

Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015) 7.5

Cobain: Montage of Heck (2015)

An authorized documentary on the late musician Kurt Cobain, from his early days in Aberdeen, Washington to his success and downfall with the grunge band Nirvana....

LOL (2012) 4.4

LOL (2012)

In a world connected by YouTube, iTunes, and Facebook, Lola and her friends navigate the peer pressures of high school romance and friendship while dodging their sometimes overbearing and confused parents. When Lola's mo...

Heartbreak Hotel (1988) 5.7

Heartbreak Hotel (1988)

Johnny, a 17 year old boy, succeeds in kidnapping Elvis Presley and thus convinces him to meet her mother who is a fan of his and has to stand difficult times at that moment....

Janie Jones (2010) 6.7

Janie Jones (2010)

A young girl who has been abandoned by her former-groupie mother informs a fading rock star that she is his daughter.::Anonymous...

Hail Caesar (1994) 3.2

Hail Caesar (1994)

Caesar is a would-be rock star. But for now, he works at a pencil eraser factory. Soon he falls in love with the owner's daughter. In order to get her, he bets with the old man that he can make a hundred thousand dollars...

It Was Fifty Years Ago Today… Sgt Pepper and Beyond (2017) 5.5

It Was Fifty Years Ago Today… Sgt Pepper and Beyond (2017)

On 1st June, 1967 The Beatles released what would become the world's first concept album, SGT. PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND. Described by Rolling Stone magazine as "The most important rock & roll album ever made..." ...

Imagine: John Lennon-1988 7.9

Imagine: John Lennon-1988

This "biography" evolves around the nearly 240 hours of film and videotape fortuitously taken by Lennon of his life. The archive footage is transformed into a fascinating life story of one of the most complex and fascina...

I’ll Be There-2003 6.4

I’ll Be There-2003

A washed-up 80's pop star suddenly has a new direction in life when he discovers that he has a teenage daughter, Olivia, in Cardiff, Wales. The result of a weekend affair he had back at the height of his fame produced Ol...

AC/DC: Let There Be Rock-1980 8.4

AC/DC: Let There Be Rock-1980

The movie features AC/DC live at the Pavillion De Paris on December 9, 1979, during the tour that would be singer Bon Scott's last. After almost ten minutes of glimpses at the backstage life, the real movie starts as the...

Rock & Rule-1983 6.6

Rock & Rule-1983

Angel, a member of a punk rock band in the apocalyptic future, is kidnapped by Mok, a legendary superocker. Obsessed with a dark experiment, Mok plans to use Angel's voice to summon a demon from another dimension. The re...

Gotcha!-1985 6.2

Gotcha!-1985

Jonathan plays a game called Gotcha in which he hunts and is hunted by other students with paint guns. After a big win, he goes off for a vacation in France where he meets the sexy Sasha who says she is only interested i...

Fish Story-2009 7.6

Fish Story-2009

In the year 2012 a comet approaches earth, threatening to end civilization when it impacts. On the streets of Japan, a single music store remains open, its proprietor insisting to his customers that the world is not comi...

I Am Thor-2015 6.9

I Am Thor-2015

Jon Mikl Thor was a bodybuilding, steel bending, brick smashing rock star in the 70's and 80's whose theatrical band THOR hit the scene alongside Metallica and Kiss, but never achieved the gold record status of its conte...

Mistaken for Strangers-2013 7.3

Mistaken for Strangers-2013

In 2010, rock band The National were about to embark on the biggest tour of their career. After ten years as a band, and five critically acclaimed albums, they were finally enjoying wider recognition. Lead singer Matt Be...

Deadtime-2012 2.1

Deadtime-2012

A Birmingham-based band are ordered by their unhappy record company to an old warehouse; the goal being to re-start their ailing careers with a kick-ass new promo video. Unfortunately the band and their entourage find th...

Hard to Hold-1984 4.9

Hard to Hold-1984

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 ari...

If I Leave Here Tomorrow: A Film About Lynyrd Skynyrd-2018 8

If I Leave Here Tomorrow: A Film About Lynyrd Skynyrd-2018

This authorized documentary will explore the music and backstory of the legendary American band. With the songs from the first six Skynyrd albums driving the narration, the film focuses on the story of frontman Ronnie Va...