MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 23,308 this week

Southlander: Diary of a Desperate Musician (2001)

6.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.0/10 from 151 users   Metascore: 39/100
Reviews: 7 user | 4 critic | 7 from Metacritic.com

Chance, a hapless Los Angeles musician is searching for the coveted Moletron synthesizer through the classified ad paper the "Southlander", and meeting interesting characters along the way

Director:

Writers:

, (as Ross Harris) , 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 titles
created 11 Aug 2012
 
a list of 447 titles
created 16 Aug 2012
 
list image
S
a list of 2406 titles
created 28 Nov 2012
 
a list of 762 titles
created 23 Dec 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 16 Feb 2014
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Southlander: Diary of a Desperate Musician (2001)

Southlander: Diary of a Desperate Musician (2001) on IMDb 6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Southlander: Diary of a Desperate Musician.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Being a superhero is easy, but what if you are the Chosen One?

Director: Chris Lackey
Stars: Chad Fifer, Chris Sarandon, Danielle Fishel
Romancing the Bride (TV Movie 2005)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Melissa, is an American woman in beautiful Mexico for her wedding. Unfortunately, she wakes up handcuffed and married to an incredibly hot local Mexican named Carlos. Melissa has no ... See full summary »

Director: Kris Isacsson
Stars: Matt Cedeño, Jen Drohan, José Antonio Estrada
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A 30-something southern woman searches for love, despite the burdens she carries with her.

Director: Joey Lauren Adams
Stars: Ashley Judd, Jeffrey Donovan, Tim Blake Nelson
The Kitchen (2012)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Jennifer's thirtieth birthday party is supposed to be a special day. But what starts out as a day of celebration quickly spirals into a most ill-fated day Jennifer wishes she could forget, in this ensemble comedy set entirely in a kitchen.

Director: Ishai Setton
Stars: Laura Prepon, Jillian Clare, Bryan Greenberg
Slackers (2002)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

When geeky Ethan discovers three fellow students scamming the examination system, he blackmails them to win over the college's most popular girl.

Director: Dewey Nicks
Stars: Devon Sawa, Robert B. Martin Jr., Jason Segel
Black and White II (1999)
Action | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Chris O'Brien, devoted Catholic and rookie cop with LAPD, is assigned to partner with the hard-edged, street-smart Nora Hugosian. A serial killer is loose, and all the victims are low-life ... See full summary »

Director: Yuri Zeltser
Stars: Gina Gershon, Rory Cochrane, Ron Silver
The Low Life (1995)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

John came to Hollywood to get that one big break in life. Years have passed since and all he has to show for are a menial job, unpaid bills and airhead friends and he's getting sick of it all. Is there a way out of this downward spiral?

Director: George Hickenlooper
Stars: Rory Cochrane, Sean Astin, Kyra Sedgwick
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

An ancient football game is the lifeblood of an English market town and the origin of soccer, rugby and American football.

Director: Peter Baxter
Stars: Sean Bean
Karla (2006)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Based on real events, Paul Bernardo and his wife, Karla Homolka, kidnap, sexually abuse, and murder three young girls.

Director: Joel Bender
Stars: Laura Prepon, Misha Collins, Patrick Bauchau
The Prime Gig (2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A telesales con man finds the ultimate racket - but starting an affair with the girlfriend of his guru-like boss might be the wrong call...

Director: Gregory Mosher
Stars: Vince Vaughn, Julia Ormond, Ed Harris
The Killing Game (TV Movie 2011)
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A forensic sculptor risks her life after receiving clues from her daughter's murderer.

Director: Bobby Roth
Stars: Laura Prepon, Ty Olsson, Brian Markinson
13 Steps (2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Directors: Ivan Godoy Priske, Michelle Godoy Priske
Stars: Jackie Cruz, Raoul Trujillo, Silvio Pollio
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Chance
...
Rossangeles / Bek's Jam Double Axe (as Ross Harris)
...
Rocket
...
Motherchild (as Lawrence Hilton Jacobs)
...
Thomas
Meghan Gallagher ...
Snowbunny
...
Bek (as Beck Hansen)
...
Lane Windbird
Kurt Lilly ...
Steely Danzig
Pat Matthews ...
Chuckles Martin
...
Miss Highrise
...
Seven Equals Five
Hank Williams III ...
Hank 3
Mark Gonzales ...
Vince
Mary Gillis ...
Garage Lady
Edit

Storyline

In a city of desperate musicians, it takes a little bit more than talent to beat the odds. The MoleTron keyboard was Chance's ticket out of town. With it, the gig and the girl were his. But in the Southlander game, you might get a little bit more than you bargained for. Earth people are 'onto' the sound of the MoleTron synthesizer, which Chance, the 'Chosen One' chases after. Written by Grifter23 <abuzzmaster@yahoo.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Music | Comedy

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 March 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Recycler  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Rossangeles: Pools and pills don't mix.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
This Movie is Dope!
20 May 2004 | by See all my reviews

Dudes,

This movie is tight and has all the elements that make a great movie. Including, great characters, original soundtrack and story to begin with. This movie transports me back to a time when me and my friends used to hang out around Los Angeles, Glendale and other places. It rules with memories and I hear a second Southlander is in the works. If you want to laugh your ass off, get this DVD. This movie is like Beck's-Mello Gold. I hope that makes sense.

Peace

DP


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
This sucked big time skeletor12345
Give Beck an Oscar SuperCoolRad
song?? turbo_monster

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?