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  • Twenty Million Sweethearts Twenty Million Sweethearts
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Music*eh*ls (Meh Musicals)

Christina

Christina 31 films

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

List ongoing.

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

Movie Musical Exploration

Christina

Christina 58 films 1

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

List ongoing.

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

My Favorite Soundtracks

Christina

Christina 43 films

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

List ongoing.

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

My Favorite Musicals

Christina

Christina 50 films

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

List ongoing.

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

Say it with Song

Christina

Christina 166 films 3 3

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

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

Songs that Make The Movies Even Better

Christina

Christina 116 films

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

  • Behind the Candelabra Behind the Candelabra
  • Great Balls of Fire! Great Balls of Fire!
  • Sid & Nancy Sid & Nancy
  • 24 Hour Party People 24 Hour Party People
  • I'm Not There. I'm Not There.

Behind The Music

Christina

Christina 23 films 1

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

List ongoing.

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

Theme Music for the Ages

Christina

Christina 40 films

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

Documenting The Music

Christina

Christina 5 films 1

Exploring documentaries about musicians...slowly but surely.

List ongoing.

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

My Favorite Contemporary Bands in 50 Good Films

Eli Hayes

Eli Hayes 50 films 15 22

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

  • Drive Drive
  • The Master The Master
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • The Social Network The Social Network
  • Upstream Color Upstream Color

Films with Amazing Original Scores

All these films are like an orgasm for my eardrums, and sound fantastic. Feel free to recommend anything I may…

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

Music Documentaries

Colin

Colin 17 films 1

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

I'm sure I've missed…