• 8 Mile
  • Across the Universe
  • All Eyez on Me
  • Almost Famous
  • Amadeus
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch
  • This Is Spinal Tap
  • Velvet Goldmine
  • Welcome to the Dollhouse

Sing Street

Jimi R

Jimi R 10 films

Letterboxd Showdown - Best fictional bands

  • What We Do in the Shadows
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • School of Rock
  • Frank
  • Sing Street
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • Dope
  • Sing Street
  • Begin Again
  • Call Me by Your Name

Music in Film

Rae

Rae 10 films

Celebrating the best fictional bands, rappers, singers and musicians on the big screen.

  • Mamma Mia!
  • Hearts Beat Loud
  • Ricki and the Flash
  • School of Rock
  • The Blues Brothers

greatest fictional musicians, periodt

ellie

ellie 10 films

for sing street showdown

  • The Blues Brothers
  • Phantom of the Paradise
  • Victor/Victoria
  • The Young Girls of Rochefort
  • La Strada
  • Across the Universe
  • Almost Famous
  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?
  • School of Rock
  • Sing Street
  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch
  • Coco
  • Green Room
  • Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
  • The Blues Brothers
  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?
  • The Fighting Temptations
  • Moana
  • Whiplash
  • The Blues Brothers

Gig in my head

MrWhisky

MrWhisky 10 films

Just like we often blame Disney for "giving me unrealistic expectations about love", there are so many awesome bands and…

  • Frank
  • Sing Street
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch
  • Velvet Goldmine

Let’s start a (fake) band

Katherine

Katherine 47 films

Ranked by willingness to pay to see a gig

  • Once
  • This Is Spinal Tap
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • The Blues Brothers
  • Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

My Favorite Fictional Musicians

My favorite fictional bands, singers, rappers, and musicians from the cinema.

To watch - Hedwig and the Angry Inch -…

  • The Commitments
  • Almost Famous
  • The Blues Brothers
  • Streets of Fire
  • The Idolmaker