Tag: rock ‘n’ roll

Rock & Rule (1983) 6.3

Rock & Rule (1983)

Storyline:A malevolent rock star kidnaps a female singer to force her to participate in the summoning of a demon and her band must help her stop him.User Reviews:

I’m Not There. (2007) 6.7

I’m Not There. (2007)

Storyline:Six actors portray six personas of music legend Bob Dylan in scenes depicting various stages of his life, chronicling his rise from unknown folksinger to international icon and revealing how Dylan constantly...

That’ll Be The Day (1973) 6.6

That’ll Be The Day (1973)

Storyline:Britain, 1958. Restless at school and bored with his life, Jim leaves home to take a series of low-level jobs at a seaside amusement park, where he discovers a world of cheap sex and petty crime. But when th...

Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story (2017) 8.1

Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story (2017)

Storyline:Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story is a documentary about the life and work of Michael User Reviews:

May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers (2017) 8.0

May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers (2017)

Storyline:An intimate portrait of the acclaimed North Carolina band The Avett Brothers, charting their decade-and-a- half rise, while chronicling their present-day collaboration with famed producer Rick Rubin on the m...

This Is Elvis (1981) 6.4

This Is Elvis (1981)

Storyline: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. Thi...

Top Secret! (1984) 7.0

Top Secret! (1984)

Storyline:Popular and dashing American singer Nick Rivers travels to East Germany to perform in a music festival. When he loses his heart to the gorgeous Hillary Flammond, he finds himself caught up in an underground ...

Gimme Shelter (1970) 7.9

Gimme Shelter (1970)

Storyline:A documentary on the Rolling Stones' 1969 US tour and the tragic events that concluded it. We see footage of their concerts and of them making the Sticky Fingers album in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. However, the...

American Graffiti (1973) 7.5

American Graffiti (1973)

Storyline:It's the proverbial end of the summer 1962 in a small southern California town. It's the evening before best friends and recent high school graduates, Curt Henderson and Steve Bolander, are scheduled to leav...

Phantom of the Paradise (1974) 7.4

Phantom of the Paradise (1974)

Storyline: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 ro...

Rock ‘n’ Roll High School (1979) 6.8

Rock ‘n’ Roll High School (1979)

Storyline:Vince Lombardi High School keeps losing principals to nervous breakdowns because of the students' love of rock 'n' roll and their disregard of education. The putative leader of the students is Riff Randell, ...

Monterey Pop (1968) 8.1

Monterey Pop (1968)

Storyline:Legendary California music festival (pre-Woodstock) that launched the state-side careers of several performers, most notably Jimi Hendrix. Check out Mama Cass being absolutely blown away while watching Jopli...

New York Doll (2005) 7.9

New York Doll (2005)

Storyline:A recovering alcoholic and recently converted Mormon, Arthur "Killer" Kane, of the rock band The New York Dolls, is given a chance at reuniting with his band after 30 years.User Reviews: I watched "New ...

The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) 7.4

The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)

Storyline:On a wild and rain-swept late-November evening, somewhere at an empty stretch of road outside Ohio's merry Denton, the blissfully-affianced, prudish, and boringly innocent young pair of Brad Majors and Janet...

A Hard Day’s Night (1964) 7.7

A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

Storyline:The Beatles--the world's most famous rock and roll band--travel from their home town of Liverpool to London to perform in a television broadcast. Along the way they must rescue Paul's unconventional grandfat...