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  • Simon of the Desert
  • Possibly in Michigan
  • Sisyphus
  • A Trip to the Moon
  • The Red Balloon

Structured to Perfection

Films that I admire on a personal level with regard to their formal and structural qualities. In other words, some…

  • The Graduate
  • Jailhouse Rock
  • The Commitments
  • Pinocchio
  • The Band Wagon

Songs that Make The Movies Even Better


Christina 118 films 1 Edit

My favorite songs in movies, may or may not be the theme song or from a musical but has to…

  • Behind the Candelabra
  • Walk the Line
  • Coal Miner's Daughter
  • 24 Hour Party People
  • Great Balls of Fire!

Behind The Music


Christina 25 films 1 Edit

Good, or at least really enjoyable, biopics of awesome musicians.

List ongoing.

  • Gypsy
  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
  • My Fair Lady
  • Gigi
  • Easter Parade

My Favorite Musicals


Christina 65 films 1 Edit

My favorite movie musicals, in whole or with at least one spectacular number. Recommended and re-watchable.

List ongoing.

  • Twenty Million Sweethearts
  • Broadway Gondolier
  • Stage Struck
  • A Star Is Born
  • A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum



Christina 133 films 3 Edit

Exploring the musical from the early years to the present. Began documenting November 2014.

List ongoing.

  • Twenty Million Sweethearts
  • Broadway Gondolier
  • Stage Struck
  • A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
  • A Star Is Born

Music*eh*ls (Meh Musicals)


Christina 80 films Edit

Musicals that missed the mark or lack memorable tunes and I will not be watching again.

List ongoing.

  • Dr. No
  • Jaws
  • The Exorcist
  • Halloween
  • Rocky

Theme Music for the Ages


Christina 41 films Edit

My favorite theme music in movies...score or song. I included those that originated on TV if the tune is awesome…

  • See A Little Light: A Celebration of the Music and Legacy of Bob Mould
  • It Might Get Loud
  • Elvis That's the Way It Is
  • Sound City
  • Color Me Obsessed: A Film About The Replacements

Documenting The Music


Christina 7 films 1 Edit

Exploring documentaries about musicians...slowly but surely.

List ongoing.

  • The Commitments
  • Chicago
  • Jesus Christ Superstar
  • Moulin Rouge!
  • West Side Story

Say it with Song


Christina 165 films 3 3 Edit

Favorite musicals, awesome soundtracks, biopics or documentaries about the is all about the music

  • The Commitments
  • Valley Girl
  • American Graffiti
  • Eddie and the Cruisers
  • Animal House

My Favorite Soundtracks


Christina 43 films Edit

My favorite movie soundtracks full of awesome music. I did not include traditional musicals.

List ongoing.

  • Rust and Bone
  • The Place Beyond the Pines
  • August: Osage County
  • Warm Bodies
  • The Vicious Kind

My Favorite Contemporary Bands in 50 Good Films

Bon Iver:
- Rust and Bone (Wash. & The Wolves: Acts I & II)
- The Place Beyond the Pines (The Wolves:…

  • Sigur Rós: Heima
  • Woodstock
  • Anvil! The Story of Anvil
  • The Devil and Daniel Johnston
  • New York Doll

Music Documentaries


Colin 17 films 3 1 Edit

I love music as much as I love films and I do enjoy a good documentary.

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