Category Archives: Musical

Opening Night

Release 2016

Genre Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance

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Director: Isaac Rentz
Writers: Gerry De Leon, Greg Lisi
Stars: Anne Heche, Topher Grace, Alona Tal, Lauren Lapkus, Taye Diggs
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4156972/

A failed Broadway singer who now works as a production manager must save opening night on his new production by wrangling his eccentric cast and crew.

Dirty Dancing

Release 2017

Genre Drama, Musical, Romance

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Director: Wayne Blair
Writers: Jessica Sharzer
Stars: Abigail Breslin, Sarah Hyland, Debra Messing, Colt Prattes, Katey Sagal
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5262792/

A musical re-imagining of the 1987 film 'Dirty Dancing.'

Beauty and the Beast

Release 2017

Genre Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance

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Director: Bill Condon
Writers: Stephen Chbosky, Evan Spiliotopoulos, Linda Woolverton, Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve, Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont
Stars: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Kevin Kline
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2771200/

An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love.

Ballerina

Release 2016

Genre Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Documentary, Family, Musical

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Director: Eric Summer, Éric Warin
Writers: Eric Summer, Laurent Zeitoun, Carol Noble
Stars: Elle Fanning, Carly Rae Jepsen, Maddie Ziegler, Terrence Scammell, Tamir Kapelian
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2261287/

An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil at the Grand Opera house.

Moana

Release 2016

Genre Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical

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Director: Ron Clements, Don Hall, John Musker, Chris Williams
Writers: Jared Bush, Ron Clements, John Musker, Chris Williams, Don Hall, Pamela Ribon, Aaron Kandell, Jordan Kandell
Stars: Auli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House, Temuera Morrison, Jemaine Clement
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3521164/

In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

La La Land

Release 2016

Genre Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance

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Director: Damien Chazelle
Stars: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Amiée Conn, Terry Walters, Thom Shelton
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3783958/

A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles.

Trolls

Release 2016

Genre Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical

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Director: Walt Dohrn, Mike Mitchell
Writers: Jonathan Aibel, Glenn Berger, Erica Rivinoja, Thomas Dam
Stars: Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Christine Baranski
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1679335/

After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends.

The Jungle Book

Release 2016

Genre Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical

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Director: Jon Favreau
Writers: Justin Marks, Rudyard Kipling
Stars: Neel Sethi, Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba, Lupita Nyong'o
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3040964/

The man-cub Mowgli flees the jungle after a threat from the tiger Shere Khan. Guided by Bagheera the panther and the bear Baloo, Mowgli embarks on a journey of self-discovery, though he also meets creatures who don't have his best interests at heart.

London Road

Release 2015

Genre Adventure, Musical, Mystery, Thriller

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Director: Rufus Norris
Writers: Alecky Blythe
Stars: Tom Hardy, Olivia Colman, Eloise Laurence, Kate Fleetwood, Paul Thornley
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3573598/

London Road documents the events of 2006, when the quiet rural town of Ipswich was shattered by the discovery of the bodies of five women...

Summer Forever

Release 2015

Genre Musical

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Director: Roman White
Writers: Elisa Delson, Roman White
Stars: Megan Nicole, Alyson Stoner, Anna Grace Barlow, Ryan McCartan, Cody Johns
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4648826/

Three best friends make the most of their last summer weekend together before going their separate ways to college.

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