Most Popular Musical Feature Films
In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after he breaks parole, agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's daughter, Cosette. The fateful decision changes their lives forever. Dir: Tom Hooper With: Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway Drama | Musical | Romance 158 mins.
The Lion King
Tricked into thinking he killed his father, a guilt ridden lion cub flees into exile and abandons his identity as the future King. Dir: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff With: Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons, James Earl Jones Animation | Adventure | Drama | Family | Musical 89 mins.
The magically long-haired Rapunzel has spent her entire life in a tower, but now that a runaway thief has stumbled upon her, she is about to discover the world for the first time, and who she really is. Dir: Nathan Greno, Byron Howard With: Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi, Donna Murphy Animation | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 100 mins.
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
A poor boy wins the opportunity to tour the most eccentric and wonderful candy factory of all. Dir: Mel Stuart With: Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Peter Ostrum Family | Fantasy | Musical 100 mins.
When Blu, a domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets the fiercely independent Jewel, he takes off on an adventure to Rio de Janeiro with this bird of his dreams. Dir: Carlos Saldanha With: Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, George Lopez Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Musical 96 mins.
Rock of Ages
A small town girl and a city boy meet on the Sunset Strip, while pursuing their Hollywood dreams. Dir: Adam Shankman With: Julianne Hough, Diego Boneta, Tom Cruise Comedy | Drama | Musical | Romance 123 mins.
A coma sends an old man into his childhood's sinister fantasy world, where he must fight dementia and gain back his memories before it's too late. Dir: Stobe Harju With: Marianne Farley, Quinn Lord, Francis X. McCarthy Drama | Fantasy | Musical
A poet falls for a beautiful courtesan whom a jealous duke covets in this stylish musical, with music drawn from familiar 20th century sources. Dir: Baz Luhrmann With: Nicole Kidman, Ewan McGregor, John Leguizamo Drama | Musical | Romance 127 mins.
Aladdin, a street urchin, accidentally meets Princess Jasmine, who is in the city undercover. They love each other, but she can only marry a prince. Dir: Ron Clements, John Musker With: Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Linda Larkin Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 90 mins.
Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. But when they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance? Dir: Randal Kleiser With: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing Musical | Romance 110 mins.
Beauty and the Beast
Belle, whose father is imprisoned by the Beast, offers herself instead and discovers her captor to be an enchanted prince. Dir: Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise With: Paige O'Hara, Robby Benson, Richard White Animation | Family | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 84 mins.
The Suicide Shop
Dir: Patrice Leconte With: Bernard Alane, Isabelle Spade, Kacey Mottet Klein Animation | Comedy | Musical 79 mins.
The Wizard of Oz
Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home. Dir: Victor Fleming With: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Musical 101 mins.
The Little Mermaid
A mermaid princess makes a faustian bargain with an unscrupulous seahag in order to meet a human prince on land. Dir: Ron Clements, John Musker With: Jodi Benson, Samuel E. Wright, Rene Auberjonois Animation | Family | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 83 mins.
With the help of three fans, The Muppets must reunite to save their old theater from a greedy oil tycoon. Dir: James Bobin With: Amy Adams, Jason Segel, Chris Cooper Comedy | Family | Musical 103 mins.
The son of the Greek Gods Zeus and Hera is stripped of his immortality as an infant and must become a true hero in order to reclaim it. Dir: Ron Clements, John Musker With: Tate Donovan, Susan Egan, James Woods Animation | Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 93 mins.
Rahul loses his fans and fame due to alcoholism. But he then decides to turn a small time singer into a rising star. Dir: Mohit Suri With: Shraddha Kapoor, Salil Acharya, Chitrak Bandyopadhyay Drama | Musical | Romance 132 mins.
To save her father from death in the army, a Chinese maiden secretly goes in his place and becomes one of China's greatest heroes in the process. Dir: Tony Bancroft, Barry Cook With: Ming-Na Wen, Eddie Murphy, BD Wong Animation | Adventure | Family | Musical 88 mins.
15-year-old Sarah accidentally wishes her baby half-brother, Toby, away to the Goblin King Jareth who will keep Toby if Sarah does not complete his Labyrinth in 13 hours. Dir: Jim Henson With: David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly, Toby Froud Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Musical 101 mins.
The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular '70s group ABBA. Dir: Phyllida Lloyd With: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Amanda Seyfried Comedy | Musical | Romance 108 mins.
The Sound of Music
A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower. Dir: Robert Wise With: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker Biography | Drama | Family | Musical | Romance 174 mins.
A magic nanny comes to work for a cold banker's unhappy family. Dir: Robert Stevenson With: Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, David Tomlinson Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Musical 139 mins.
The Princess and the Frog
A fairy tale set in Jazz Age-era New Orleans and centered on a young woman named Tiana and her fateful kiss with a frog prince who desperately wants to be human again. Dir: Ron Clements, John Musker With: Anika Noni Rose, Keith David, Oprah Winfrey Animation | Family | Fantasy | Musical | Romance 97 mins.
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical. Dir: Tim Burton With: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman Drama | Horror | Musical | Thriller 116 mins.
A small-town girl ventures to Los Angeles and finds her place in a neo-burlesque club run by a former dancer. Dir: Steve Antin With: Cher, Christina Aguilera, Alan Cumming Drama | Musical | Romance 119 mins.