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Opera on film: Diegetic use of pre-existing operatic music

53 films

Films which feature operatic music performed and/or heard by the inhabitants of the film's universe. I also include references to…

  • Gambling Lady
  • Room at the Top
  • My Brother's Wedding
  • Broadway Melody of 1940

Felix Mendelssohn's Wedding March

4 films

From Op. 61, incidental music to Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

Moderate spoilers for what films have weddings in…

  • Pennies from Heaven
  • The Boy Friend
  • Chicago
  • Dancer in the Dark
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

Deconstructionist musical films

10 films

or; Fuck La La Land.

Films which are also musicals that in some way act as a deconstructionist take on…

  • Lions Love
  • Army of Shadows
  • More
  • The Color of Pomegranates
  • Othello

Podcast appearances

31 films

Episode details/links in notes.

  • The Lion King
  • Toy Story
  • Titanic
  • A Bug's Life
  • The Mummy Returns

Movies I saw in the theatre (original run)

96 films

I don't go to the movies a lot. Work in progress as all saved stubs have been entered but my…

  • Girlfriends
  • My Brother's Wedding
  • No Greater Glory
  • Ever in My Heart
  • Oh! What a Lovely War

Where’s the Blu-ray?

6 films

Why is there no Blu-ray of this? I would love Blu-rays of these.

  • Sovereign's Company
  • Ever in My Heart

"For he's a jolly good fellow"

2 films

This song is in a lot of movies.

  • The Rules of the Game
  • I Don't Want to Be a Man
  • The Doll
  • The Oyster Princess
  • Ever in My Heart

I want to write the opera of this

5 films

The movies I want to make into operas

  • The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • The Orkly Kid
  • Rubin & Ed
  • 49 Up
  • Brazil

Movies I saw in the theatre (repertory)

37 films

I don't go to the movies a lot. First-time viewings are noted. Work in progress as all saved stubs have…

  • Shirkers
  • River of Grass

That stock owl sound

2 films

hoo, hoo, Hoohoo-HOOoo

  • I Melt with You
  • Roadie
  • Angels Crest
  • Jiro Dreams of Sushi
  • HDNet Concerts Presents: Matchbox Twenty and Train

The fascinating trailers on the Melancholia DVD

5 films

Magnolia Pictures must have been having a dark age. Here's my review:

1. I Melt With You - A bunch…

  • Eight Hours Don't Make a Day
  • The Haunted Castle

Unexplained portrait of a horse

2 films

The movie's got an unexplained portrait of a horse in it.