Top Musicals of the 1980's

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1.
Alice in Wonderland (1985 TV Movie)
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Alice is in Looking Glass land, where she meets many Looking Glass creatures and attempts to avoid the Jabberwocky, a monster that appears due to her being afraid. (187 mins.)
Director: Harry Harris
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
2.
Hansel and Gretel (1987)
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Based on the fairy tale by The Brothers Grimm. Hansel and Gretel are trapped in the deceptively decorated... (84 mins.)
Director: Len Talan
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
3.
Snoopy: The Musical (1988 Short Film)
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The animated adaption of the second stage musical based on the "Peanuts" comics strip, focusing on Snoopy. (50 mins.)
Director: Sam Jaimes
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
4.
Labyrinth (1986)
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A 16-year old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. (101 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
5.
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
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Kermit and his friends go to New York to get their musical on Broadway only to find it's a more difficult task than they anticipated. (94 mins.)
Director: Frank Oz
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
6.
Babes in Toyland (1986 TV Movie)
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A young girl wakes up in the realm of Toyland, where she teams up with her family and friends to overthrow the evil villain named, Barnaby. (140 mins.)
Director: Clive Donner
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
7.
Felix the Cat: The Movie (1988)
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In another dimension, the villainous scientist Duke of Zill, with the help of his mechanical, geometric army, takes over the Land of Oriana, prompting Felix the Cat to save its princess and restore order once again. (82 mins.)
Director: Tibor Hernádi
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
8.
Snow White (1987)
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Dame Diana Rigg (TV's "The Avengers"), Billy Barty ("Willow") and Sarah Patterson ("The Company of Wolves") as Snow White star in this feature-length, live-action, musical version of the classic fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm. (85 mins.)
Director: Michael Berz
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
9.
Rumpelstiltskin (1987)
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A musical version of the classic story about a miller's daughter who recieves help from a mischievous dwarf... (84 mins.)
Director: David Irving
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
10.
Red Riding Hood (1988)
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The faithful little girl must brave the forest and the big, bad wolf to bring her grandmother a basket of goodies in this musical version of the classic fairytale. (81 mins.)
Director: Adam Brooks
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
11.
The Emperor's New Clothes (1987)
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In Europe several several centuries ago, a group of prisoners about to be executed are freed as part... (85 mins.)
Director: David Irving
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
12.
Great Performances (1971 TV Series)
Episode: Alice in Wonderland (1983)
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From the elaborate Broadway revival of the 1932 Eva Le Gallienne/Florida Friebus production comes a whimsical retelling of the Lewis Carroll classic.
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
13.
The Little Mermaid (1989)
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A mermaid princess makes a Faustian bargain with an unscrupulous sea-witch in order to meet a human prince on land. (83 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
14.
Sleeping Beauty (1987)
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Feature-length, live-action musical version of the classic fairy tale by Charles Perrault. (90 mins.)
Director: David Irving
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
15.
The Chipmunk Adventure (1987)
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The Chipmunks compete with the Chipettes in a round the world race. (77 mins.)
Director: Janice Karman
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
16.
Babar: The Movie (1989)
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In his spectacular film debut, young Babar, King of the Elephants, must save his homeland from certain destruction by Rataxes and his band of invading rhinos. (70 mins.)
Director: Alan Bunce
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
17.
Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse (1988 TV Movie)
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Pee-wee Herman and pals are celebrating Christmas in the Playhouse in their own creative ways: Pee-wee makes a list for Santa Claus 1 1/2 miles long... (49 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
18.
Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
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A nerdy florist finds his chance for success and romance with the help of a giant man-eating plant who demands to be fed. (94 mins.)
Director: Frank Oz
“ 6 or 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1