MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 8,372 this week

Southlander: Diary of a Desperate Musician (2001)

 -  Drama | Music | Comedy  -  21 March 2001 (USA)
6.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.1/10 from 142 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:

0Check in
0Share...

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 2403 titles
created 28 Nov 2012
 
a list of 291 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 29 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

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

Southlander: Diary of a Desperate Musician (2001) on IMDb 6.1/10

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... 

The Killing Game (TV Movie 2011)
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 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
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 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
Animation | Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

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

Director: Chris Lackey
Stars: Chad Fifer, Chris Sarandon, Danielle Fishel
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
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 (Collins) and his wife, Karla Homolka (Prepon), kidnap, sexually abuse, and murder three young girls.

Director: Joel Bender
Stars: Laura Prepon, Misha Collins, Patrick Bauchau
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
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 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
Documentary | Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Heaven Adores You is an intimate, meditative inquiry into the life and music of Elliott Smith. By threading the music of Elliott Smith through the dense, yet often isolating landscapes of ... See full summary »

Director: Nickolas Dylan Rossi
Stars: Rossie Harris, Jon Brion, Elliott Smith
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A guy and a girl play copycat with each other from opposite sides of the street, that is, until a slightly abrupt & uncopyable event occurs.

Director: Spike Jonze
Stars: Rico Bueno, Lauren Curry, Mark Gonzales
October Road (2007–2008)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

An author returns to his hometown to face the people whom he based his book on.

Stars: Bryan Greenberg, Laura Prepon, Brad William Henke
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A beach runner and bookworm (Goldblum) has difficulty communicating with his son. He meets a psychic on a pier at the beach and soon his world turns topsy-turvy with a serial killer coming ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Mones
Stars: Jeff Goldblum, Rory Cochrane, Famke Janssen
Neighbros (TV Movie 2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Director: Laura Prepon
Stars: Scott Michael Foster, Jaime Jorn, Rock Anthony
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:
?