Tag: rock-star

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...

Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten (2007) 7.6

Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten (2007)

As the front man of the Clash from 1977 onwards, Joe Strummer changed people's lives forever. Four years after his death, his influence reaches out around the world, more strongly now than ever before. In "The Future Is ...

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...

Kurt & Courtney-1998 6.1

Kurt & Courtney-1998

After rocker Kurt Cobain's death, ruled a suicide, a film crew arrives in Seattle to make a documentary. Director Nick Broomfield talks to lots of people: Cobain's aunt who provides home movies and recordings, the estran...

Bewafaa-2005 4.3

Bewafaa-2005

Anjali, living in Canada with her parents, hides her relationship to the musician Raja from her parents. When her sister dies during the birth of twins, she abandons her love, marries the widower Aditya and moves to New ...

Skin Deep-1989 6.2

Skin Deep-1989

Zach Hutton is a womanizing, drunken writer whose life seems to be falling apart at the seams. He's still in love with his ex-wife (whose family can't stand him), writer's block is keeping him from completing his latest ...

Eat That Question-2016 7.5

Eat That Question-2016

In the 20th Century, Frank Zappa made his mark as a musician unlike any other in America. With a wild eccentric iconoclastic attitude guiding his distinctive music, which it was itself guided by a firm intellectual integ...

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...

Cape No. 7-2008 6.9

Cape No. 7-2008

Aga, a band singer, returns to Hengchun with frustration. Tomoko is a Japanese model assigned to organize a local warm-up band for the Japanese super star beach concert. Together with other five ordinary Hengchun residen...

Echo in the Canyon-2018 7.1

Echo in the Canyon-2018

A look at the roots of the historic music scene in L.A.'s Laurel Canyon featuring the music of iconic groups such as The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield, and The Mamas and the Papas....

Phantom of the Paradise-1974 7.4

Phantom of the Paradise-1974

Evil record tycoon Swan has sold his soul to the devil for eternal youth and success - 20 years ago. Swan's current scheme is to steal the music from composer Winslow Leach to celebrate the opening of his rock palace, Th...

Great Balls of Fire!-1989 6.2

Great Balls of Fire!-1989

The story of Jerry Lee Lewis, arguably the greatest and certainly one of the wildest musicians of the 1950s. His arrogance, remarkable talent, and unconventional lifestyle often brought him into conflict with others in t...

Oasis: Supersonic-2016 7.9

Oasis: Supersonic-2016

An in-depth look at the life and music of Manchester-based rock band, Oasis.::Anonymous...

Top Secret!-1984 7.2

Top Secret!-1984

This time Zucker and Abrahams are spoofing, most notably, Elvis films and WWII spy movies. Val Kilmer stars as Nick Rivers, a handsome American 50s-style rock and roll singer. While performing in East Germany, he falls i...

Rocketman-2019 7.5

Rocketman-2019

A musical fantasy about the fantastical human story of Elton John's breakthrough years.::Paramount Pictures...

Alright Now-2018 4

Alright Now-2018

A rock musician enrolls in college after she breaks up with her boyfriend and her band falls apart.::Anonymous...

Rock Star-2001 6.3

Rock Star-2001

Chris Cole was born to rock. His longtime girlfriend Emily believes his talent could take him all the way - but Chris worships at the altar of Bobby Beers, the fiery frontman for heavy metal legends Steel Dragon. By day,...

Sleeping with Strangers-1994 6

Sleeping with Strangers-1994

Daniel is in danger of losing his inn after another more modern establishment opens next door and steals his guests. He goes to the bank for a loan, but they tell him to hope for a miracle. Then a limo pulls up carrying ...

Yesterday-2019 7

Yesterday-2019

In Lowestoft UK, Jack Malik is a frustrated musician whose musical career is going nowhere despite the faith that his friend/manager Ellie Appleton has in him. However, on the night Jack decides to give up, the whole wor...

Room 37: The Mysterious Death of Johnny Thunders-2019 4.3

Room 37: The Mysterious Death of Johnny Thunders-2019

Famed rock and roll guitarist Johnny Thunders arrives in New Orleans to get his life together after a toll of hardships, but instead falls into a dark journey and trail of events that are based on his real life unexplain...

Jimi: All Is by My Side-2013 5.7

Jimi: All Is by My Side-2013

A drama based on Jimi Hendrix's life as he left New York City for London, where his career took off.::Anonymous...

This Must Be the Place-2011 6.7

This Must Be the Place-2011

Cheyenne, a wealthy former rock star (Penn), now bored and jaded in his retirement embarks on a quest to find his father's persecutor, an ex-Nazi war criminal now hiding out in the U.S. Learning his father is close to de...

The Banger Sisters-2002 5.6

The Banger Sisters-2002

In West Hollywood, Suzette, now on the far side of middle age, has always been a party girl, leading a life solely for the here and now. When the here and now leads to her without a job, no money and thus no sense of whe...

A Hard Day’s Night-1964 7.6

A Hard Day’s Night-1964

The Beatles travel to London to perform on television. Along the way they must rescue Paul's unconventional grandfather from various misadventures and drummer Ringo goes missing just before the crucial concert....

A Bigger Splash-2015 6.4

A Bigger Splash-2015

In A BIGGER SPLASH, the lives of a high profile couple, a famous rock star (Tilda Swinton) and a filmmaker (Matthias Schoenaerts), vacationing and recovering on the idyllic sun-drenched and remote Italian island of Pante...

Get Him to the Greek-2010 6.4

Get Him to the Greek-2010

English rock star Aldous Snow relapses into drugs and booze after a break up and a disastrous record. In L.A., Aaron Green works for a record company stuck in recession. Aaron's boss gives him a career making task - to b...