Most Popular Alternative Music Movies and TV Shows
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1. Treme (2010–2013)
TV-MA | 59 min | Drama, Music
Life after Hurricane Katrina as the residents of New Orleans try to rebuild their lives, their homes, and their unique culture in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the USA.
2. S.F.W. (1994)
R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama
An alienated and misanthropic teenager gains sudden and unwanted celebrity status after he's taken hostage by terrorists where his indifference to their threats to kill him makes news headlines.
Votes: 4,578 | Gross: $0.06M
4. Dudes (2001)
90 min | Comedy
Urban comedy, happening during a night in Belgrade. Mare, Pop and Gojko are three friends who grew up together. Mare and Pop have always been musicians, while Gojko (who was harassed by ... See full summary »
7. Sweet Dreams (1996 TV Movie)
96 min | Drama, Mystery
A girl awakes from a coma to find her world has collapsed around her and she remembers nothing. But as she does remember she finds out all is not how it should be and someone is out to get her.
8. 1991: The Year Punk Broke (1992)
Not Rated | 99 min | Documentary, History, Music
David Markey's documentary of life on the road with Sonic Youth and Nirvana during their tour of Europe in late 1991. Also featuring live performances by Dinosaur Jr, Babes In Toyland, The ... See full summary »
9. Slaves to the Underground (1997)
R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
Seattle: The grunge girl band "No Exits" is just about to get a record deal. At this time Jimmy is appearing again, the former boy-friend of the band guitarist Shelly. She had left him ... See full summary »
Not Rated | 123 min | Documentary, Music
For some aging music fans and kids with a passion for musical history, The Replacements are rock and roll defined. This Minneapolis quartet took a teenage-punk attitude, threw it in a ... See full summary »
13. Pursuit of Happyness (2005)
Not Rated | 60 min | Documentary
If you haven't yet heard of The Aluminum Group - the critically adored Chicago pop band fronted by gay brothers John and Frank Navin - make sure to see this musical celebration of their past and present.
14. Contact (V) (2017)
172 min | Documentary
A music documentary about the alternative and underground music scene in the small Serbian city of Novi Sad. Movie covers city's music scene in the period from 1989 to 2017 and contains 140 interviewees.
17. Pearl Jam: Touring Band 2000 (2001 Video)
125 min | Documentary, Music
"Pearl Jam: Touring Band 2000" features twenty-eight full length songs from various cities on the band's 2000 U.S. tour. The video includes live music clips, videos, behind the scenes shots... See full summary »
18. Golden Days (2007)
Unrated | 95 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
A struggling indie rock band signs a major record deal only to have their album and their career nearly destroyed by the people who signed them.
20. Dischord (2001)
Not Rated | 102 min | Drama, Music, Thriller
On the brink of her world tour, at the height of her success, alternative rock violinist, Gypsy, put down her violin and walked away... A man brutally beats his girlfriend to death and ... See full summary »
22. Horsey (1997)
Not Rated | 94 min | Drama, Music, Romance
Delilah Miller is looking for an anchor in her life. She starts a romance with rock musician Ryland Yale, but soon it shows he can not be such an anchor - he's possessive, undependable and ... See full summary »
25. Don't Need You (2005 Video)
40 min | Documentary, Short, Music
"don't need you" is a documentary film that tells the story of the origins of Riot Grrrl in the American independent music scene of the 1990s, and how this feminist movement evolved into a ... See full summary »
26. White Stripes: Under Blackpool Lights (2004 Video)
Unrated | 81 min | Documentary, Music
Concert footage of The White Stripes recorded in January of 2004, featuring tracks from the bands four studio albums as well as live favorites like the Dolly Parton cover "Jolene".
27. 120 Minutes (1991– )
120 min | Music
120 Minutes is a television show in the United States dedicated to the alternative music genre. Over 2 hours, watch music videos featuring leftfield artists from electronic to alternative rock to hip-hop.
28. Skæve dage i Thy (1971)
91 min | Documentary, Music
Documentary about the construction of Thy Lejren in 1970 - an alternative summer camp. Features concerts by bands such as Gasolin' and Gnags.
29. Sonic Youth: Teenage Riot (1988 Video)
4 min | Short, Music
The music video for Sonic Youth's "Teenage Riot," combining footage of the band with clips of various people from the worlds of alternative rock, mainstream rock and entertainment.
37. Southern Backtones Forever (2008)
Not Rated | 5 min | Short, Music
The Southern Backtones explore the meaning of life in this surreal and sometimes sexy trip to the Foodarama. Along the way they meet people from all walks of life and turn them on to the concept of forever.
42. Live at the Astoria (1995 Video)
Not Rated | 68 min | Music
Radiohead perform live at the London Astoria on May 27, 1994, showcasing songs from their debut album Pablo Honey and new songs later appearing on their second album The Bends.
47. Direct from Brooklyn (1999 Video)
45 min | Short, Music
Snail Shell. Adam and John are performing in a 1930s Television Studio.
48. Cracker & Camper Van Beethoven: First Annual Camp Out Live (2006 Video)
Not Rated | 129 min | Documentary, Music
On September 9 & 10, 2005, the bands Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker hosted the first Camp Out in Pioneertown, California. Led by singer David Lowery, the bands celebrated two decades of ... See full summary »