Musical Movies

Your heart might not swell at the sight of characters bursting into song or dance, but kids raised on Disney movies (or shameless Disney knockoffs) consider it de rigueur. You’ve shown them the ones you remember, but there’s more to musical cinema than Julie Andrews. —Chris Ereneta

You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown

4+

Happiness is two kinds of ice cream. Read more →

Godspell

5+

The parables of Jesus as vaudeville comedy. Read more →

The Music Man

5+

Gone with the hogshead, cask and demijohn. Read more →

Singin’ in the Rain

5+

It's called the greatest musical for a reason. Read more →

Yellow Submarine

5+

L is for love me. P is for please. Read more →

Oliver!

8+

Please, sir. I want some more. Read more →

West Side Story

10+

When you're a Jet you stay a Jet. Read more →

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