Straight Outta Compton: The group NWA emerges from the streets of Compton, California in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes pop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.
Purple Rain: A young man with a talent for music has begun a career with much promise. He meets an aspiring singer...
The Nightmare Before Christmas: Jack Skellington, king of Halloweentown, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn't quite understand the concept.
Bebe's Kids: To impress his new girlfriend, a man agrees to look after her friend's kids, only to find that they are uncontrollably rambunctious.
Valley of the Dolls: Anne Welles, a bright, brash young New England college grad leaves her Peyton Place-ish small town and heads for Broadway, where she hopes to find an exciting job and sophisticated men. During her misadventures in Manhattan and, later, Hollywood, she shares experiences with two other young hopefuls: Jennifer North, a statuesque, Monroe-ish actress who wants to be accepted as a human being, but is regarded as a sex object by all the men she meets, and Neely O'Hara, a talented young actress who's accused of using devious means by a great older star (Helen Lawson) to reach the top, pulling an "All About Eve"-type deception in order to steal a good role away from her.
Mary Poppins: A magic nanny comes to work for a cold banker's unhappy family.
Sparkle: Three sisters (Sister and the Sisters) from Harlem who become singers. Sister (Lonette McKee) becomes involved with drugs and Sparkle(Irene Cara) ends up being the one who gets famous. This movie tells about how drugs ruined Sister's relationships and eventually ended her life. It is also about the relationship between Sparkle and Philip Michael Thomas.
Great Balls of Fire!: The story of Jerry Lee Lewis, arguably the greatest and certainly one of the wildest musicians of the 1950s...
The Wiz: An adaption of "The Wizard of Oz" that tries to capture the essence of the African American experience.
Breakin': 'Breakin': A struggling young jazz dancer (Lucinda Dickey) meets up with two break-dancers. Together they become the sensation of the street crowds. Features ICE-T in his film debut as a club MC.
April Love: A young man visiting his relatives' farm in Kentucky falls in love with their neighbor.
Dreamgirls: Based on the Broadway musical, a trio of black female soul singers cross over to the pop charts in the early 1960's.
Brigadoon: Two Americans on a hunting trip in Scotland become lost. They encounter a small village, not on the map, called Brigadoon, in which people harbor a mysterious secret, and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past.
August Rush: A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers: In 1850 Oregon, when a backwoodsman brings a wife home to his farm, his six brothers decide that they want to get married too.
Glitter: Similar to Mariah's life story. Mariah plays the role of a young singer who is eager to become a big star. She dates a DJ who helps her get into the music business.
Hustle & Flow: With help from his friends, a Memphis pimp in a mid-life crisis attempts to become a successful hip-hop emcee.
Alice in Wonderland: Alice stumbles into the world of Wonderland. Will she get home? Not if the Queen of Hearts has her way.
The AristoCats: Upon Madame Adelaide Bonfamille's passing her cat Duchess and 3 kittens stand to inherit her fortune. But not if Edgar the butler can help it.
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang: An eccentric professor invents wacky machinery, but can't seem to make ends meet. When he invents a revolutionary car...
A Goofy Movie: When Max makes an preposterous promise to his girlfriend, his chances to fulfilling it seem hopeless when he is dragged onto a cross-country trip with his embarrassing father, Goofy.
Hedwig and the Angry Inch: A transexual punk rock girl from East Berlin tours the US with her rock band as she tells her life story and follows the ex-boyfriend/bandmate who stole her songs.
Stuck in the Suburbs: Teenager Brittany is bored with her quiet suburban life. She finds excitement when her phone is switched with the phone of Jordan Cahill. Jordan, only the top teen pop singer, has come to her town to make a music video.
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.
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.
Pitch Perfect 2: After a humiliating command performance at Lincoln Center, the Barden Bellas enter an international competition that no American group has ever won in order to regain their status and right to perform.
Raise Your Voice: A girl from a small town (Hilary Duff) heads to the big city of Los Angeles to spend the summer at a performing arts high school.
Coyote Ugly: Aspiring songwriter Violet Sanford, after getting a job at a women-run NYC bar that teases its male patrons, comes out of her shell.
Pixel Perfect: Samantha's band, the Zettabytes, is meeting with little success, so her friend Roscoe uses his knowledge of technology designed by his father to create a holographic lead singer, Loretta Modern. The band instantly becomes successful, but Samantha begins to feel alienated, Roscoe discovers feelings for Samantha, and Loretta struggles with individuality.
Crossroads: Ralph Macchio is Lightning Boy. A kid who can make a slide guitar sing. Blind Dog is an old pro who knows it. Together, they're headed to a place where deals are made. And legends are born.
Man of La Mancha: This musical version of Don Quixote is framed by an incident allegedly from the life of its author, Miguel de Cervantes...
Fiddler on the Roof: In pre-revolutionary Russia, a poor Jewish peasant must contend with marrying off his three daughters while antisemitic sentiment threatens his home.
Lady and the Tramp: The romantic tale of a sheltered uptown Cocker Spaniel dog and a streetwise downtown Mutt.
Moonwalker: A combination of live footage of 'Michael Jackson' in concert, as well as a series of fantasy pieces with Jackson as the central character.
The Bodyguard: A former Secret Service agent takes on the job of bodyguard to a pop singer, whose lifestyle is most unlike a President's.
Mulan: 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.
Mamma Mia!: The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular '70s group ABBA.
Another Cinderella Story: A guy (Seeley) who danced with what could be the girl (Gomez) of his dreams at a costume ball only has one hint at her identity: the Zune she left behind as she rushed home in order to make her curfew. And with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in front of him, he sets out to find his masked beauty.
Pink Floyd The Wall: A troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.
Pocahontas: The daughter of a Native American tribe chief and English soldier share a romance when English colonists invade 16th century Virginia.