Show tunes movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant show tunes movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good, stylized, realistic and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with show tunes, family, love and romance, friendship, music, friends, redemption, singing, romance and fantasy world plots mostly in Musical, Comedy and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Netherlands and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as show tunes: Frozen (2013), The Sound of Music Live! (2013), Were the World Mine (2008), Bennie Stout (2011), Frosty (1965), A Chorus Line (1985), Into the Woods (2014), Camp (2003), Hairspray (2007), The Frog Prince (1988).

List of show tunes movies

Jesus Christ Superstar - Live Arena Tour (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Celebrating 40 years since it first opened in London’s West End, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new production of Jesus Christ Superstar, directed by Laurence Connor, promises to be the rock event of 2012. The star-studded line-up includes award-winning ...
Style: semi serious, controversial, humorous, stylized, realistic
Plot: social decay, folk hero, redemption, rise to the top, supernatural ability, society, betrayal, show tunes, righting the wronged, religions or cults, fighting the system, heroes ...
Place: holy land
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Frozen (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, touching, exciting, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: princess, adventure, family, disney, snow, supernatural ability, royal family, love and romance, magical, sisters, queen, imaginary ...
Place: europe, norway
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The Sound of Music Live! (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, History, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This new version of "The Sound of Music" will be a faithful adaptation of the original stage musical, to retell the story for a whole new generation. And more than that, it will be broadcast LIVE, adding a whole new level of immediacy and ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, captivating, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: nun, convent, teenage love, love and romance, romance, fall in love, couples, family life, youth, opposites attract, parents and children, undisciplined ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, 1920s
Place: austria
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A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Gonzo forgets to mail three letters to Santa, he convinces Kermit and the gang to help him deliver the notes to the North Pole. Along the way, they discover that Christmas is the time to be with those you care about most, as they dash home to ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, not serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, chaos and mayhem, best friends, race against time, friendship, show tunes, disorder, buddies, family, puppetry, puppet, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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Were the World Mine (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: If you had a love-potion, who would you make fall madly in love with you? Timothy, prone to escaping his dismal high school reality through dazzling musical daydreams, gets to answer that question in a very real way. After his eccentric teacher ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay slur, teenage love, youth, daydreamer, love and romance, love potion, high school, lgbt teen, gays and lesbians, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Bennie Stout (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fisherman’s son Benjamin - Bennie - Stout is a boy with a heart of gold who always gets himself into trouble. His St. Nicholas wish list includes a pedal car, just like the one the sneaky mayor’s son Roderick has. These are the depression years ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, family life, youth, family relations, escapades, mischievous children, small town life, disorder, small town, show tunes, santa claus, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: europe, holland
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Frosty (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A fairy tale about a conceited young man and a young woman with a tyrannical step-mother, who must overcome magical trials in order to be together.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: winter, magic, family relations, family, russian, parent child relationship, folk tale, wizards and magicians, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, selfishness, mother daughter relationship, jealousy ...
Place: russia
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A Chorus Line (1985)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A group of dancers congregate on the stage of a Broadway theatre to audition for a new musical production directed by Zach (Michael Douglas). After the initial eliminations, seventeen hopefuls remain, among them Cassie (Alyson Reed), who once had a ...
Style: stylized, emotional, captivating, lyrical, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: showbiz, rise to the top, rehearsal, choreography, broadway musical, backstage, ballet, broadway, audition, ambition, music, choreographer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Into the Woods (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In a woods filled with magic and fairy tale characters, a baker and his wife set out to end the curse put on them by their neighbor, a spiteful witch.
Style: fairy tale, stylized, melancholic, talky, lyrical ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, witch, in the woods, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, witches, cinderella, lost in the woods, moral ambiguity, redemption ...
Place: new jersey
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Musical, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: 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.
Style: gothic, dark humor, atmospheric, gloomy, offbeat ...
Plot: serial killer, villain, insanity, vengeance, social injustice, violence, murderous pair, goth, shaving, haunted by the past, widow, cannibalism ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1850s, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe
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Camp (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Misfits in their lives back home, a group of young people live it up at musical-theater camp. While the sports counselor is completely ignored, the kids' spend all their time in rehearsal for a grueling schedule that involves a new show every ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: summer camp, coming of age, love and romance, teenage love, love triangle, rock, artists and showbiz, audition, teenage life, gender, social relations, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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Hairspray (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Pleasantly plump teenager, Tracy Turnblad and her best friend, Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show – and Tracy wins. But when scheming Amber Von Tussle and her mother plot to destroy Tracy, it turns to chaos.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, romantic, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: artists and showbiz, teenage love, dream come true, follow your dream, dance, dancing, underdog, romance, dream, friendship, racism, overweight ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: baltimore, usa, chicago illinois
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The Frog Prince (1988)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Children's musical based on Grimm's fairy tale of The Frog-King. A young girl learns how to be a good friend and princess with the help of a "tall frog."
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: prince, princess, frog, youth, love and romance, legends and myths, family, teaching the ways of the world, show tunes, friends, meaningful kiss, friendship
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Hillbillys in a Haunted House (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Horror, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Country singers on their way to Nashville have car trouble, forcing them to stop at an old haunted mansion. Soon they realize that the house is not only haunted, but is also the headquarters of a ring of international spies after a top secret ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, offbeat, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: haunted house, ghost, nothing goes right, family, escapades, friends, undercover, show tunes, buddies, danger, estate, hotel ...
Time: 60s
Place: tennessee, usa
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Movie Movie (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Sport
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three movie genres of the 1930s, boxing films, WWI aviation dramas, and backstage Broadway musicals, are satirized using the same cast.
Style: feel good, humorous, stylized, not serious, realistic
Plot: parody, backstage, moral dilemma, human spirit, chorus girl, nightclub, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, parents and children, show tunes ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: new york, california
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Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Academy Award-honoree Peter O'Toole stars in this musical classic about a prim English schoolmaster who learns to show his compassion through the help of an outgoing showgirl. O'Toole, who received his fourth Oscar-nomination for this ...
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, stylized, uplifting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war two, boarding school, teaching, vacation, love, school life, forbidden love, teacher student relationship, school teacher, music hall, boys' school, power relations ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: london, europe, england, greece
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The Tune (1992)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Del is a song writer for the obnoxious Mr. Mega, and in love with Didi, Mega's secretary. His quest to write a hit tune brings him to the wacky world of Flooby Nooby, where he just might learn to write songs from the heart.
Style: surreal, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Plot: music, show tunes, creative block, oldies, disorder, ambition, imaginary kingdom, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, city life, goofy hero, musician's life ...
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The Pirates of Penzance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In spite of being apprenticed to a Pirate King as a child, Frederic has led a very sheltered life. So when he arrives in Penzance with his boisterous shipmates, there are a few surprises in store for him! It all ends happily, but not before ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, talky, lyrical ...
Plot: pirate, opera, bug, ocean or sea, friends, destiny, leadership, adventure, romance, heroes, escapades, mute or deaf ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 80s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: australia, new york
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Forbidden Zone (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A mysterious door in the basement of the Hercules house leads to the Sixth Dimension by way of a gigantic set of intestine. When Frenchy slips through the door, King Fausto falls in love with her. The jealous Queen Doris takes Frenchy prisoner, and ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, cult film ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), cult, mysterious place, danger, woman in danger, parallel world, graphic violence, show tunes, chaos and mayhem, mystery, imaginary, chaos ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: usa, california
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Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: exciting, feel good, semi serious, captivating, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, mischievous children, heroes, young heroes, friendship, good versus evil, adventurer, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, adolescence vs adulthood, escapades, disorder ...
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Lost in the Stars (1974)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Musical from the American Film Theatre series, based on the play Cry The Beloved Country.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: murder, oldies, social decay, fighting the system, injustice, discrimination, redemption, racism, friends, human spirit, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
Place: south africa, africa
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Lady Gaga and the Muppets Holiday Spectacular (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Thanksgiving special starring Lady Gaga performing songs from Artpop and Muppet sketches.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: thanksgiving, studio, puppet, show tunes, family, music, puppets, puppetry, muppets
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Company (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Following five couples and their friend Robert (Neil Patrick Harris), the perpetual bachelor, Company explores the true meaning of being in a relationship through a series of vignettes. Winner of the 1971 Tony Award for Best Musical, Neil Patrick ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Plot: friends, friendship, bachelor, concert, couple relations, theater, love and romance, artists and showbiz, live performance, love, singing, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Shinbone Alley (1970)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Join the fun and laugh along with the "misadventures" of Archy the cockroach, a poet in his former life now having to jump on his typewriter keys to peck out his poems. Archie adores the huge-eyed, blonde, hip-swaying Mehitabel the Cat, ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, psychedelic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: reincarnation, friends, couples, looking for love, animal life, womanizer, romance, hopes, performer's life, artists and showbiz, mischievous children, getting home ...
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The Judy Garland Show (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Judy Garland Show is an American musical variety television series that aired on CBS on Sunday nights during the 1963-1964 television season. Despite a sometimes stormy relationship with Judy Garland, CBS had found success with several ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: variety show, performer's life, artists and showbiz, concert, jazz, music, strong female presence, interview, celebrity guests, show tunes, vaudeville, variety
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Tony Bennett: An American Classic (2006)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Tony Bennett: An American Classic was an Emmy Award-winning television special celebrating the life of musical icon Tony Bennett on the occasion of his 80th birthday. Directed by Rob Marshall (Memoirs of a Geisha, Chicago), it charts Bennett’s ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: jazz, concert, show tunes, musician's life, performer's life, artists and showbiz, music, music band, singing, tribute, jazz music, singer ...
Place: las vegas, usa
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Joe & Joe (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Two small time lawnmowers try to find treasure so they can purchase better equipment, but will something supernatural intervene?
Style: semi serious, offbeat, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: small town, friendship, ghost, silly humor, show tunes, buddies, small town life, young lovers, obsessive quest, treasure hunt, anti hero, life turned upside down ...
Place: massachusetts
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Red Riding Hood (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Teenage Claire (Morgan Thompson) would rather hang out with her friends at the mall than to stay home with her brother Matt while Grandma babysits. Who wouldn't? Unfortunately, Grandma isn't about to let Claire out of the house. Worse, she ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: little red riding hood, missing person, danger, love and romance, adventure, fish out of water, adventurer, good versus evil, woman in danger, rescue, family relations, heroes ...
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VeggieTales: Sumo of the Opera (2004)
Genre: Musical, Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: When Larry goes out of town during production to help some needy kids, he runs into trouble. Frustrated, he calls Bob to say that he's giving up and coming home. Bob and "Lutfi" (a small cucumber sock puppet performed by Khalil the ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: computer animation, buddies, anti hero, charity, hopes, anti heroes, wrestling, cooking and food, power relations, friends, against the odds, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, japan
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Man of La Mancha (1972)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In the sixteenth century, Miguel de Cervantes, poet, playwright, and part-time actor, has been arrested, together with his manservant, by the Spanish Inquisition. They are accused of presenting an entertainment offensive to the Inquisition. Inside ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, lyrical, harsh ...
Plot: delusion, friendship, prostitute, playwright, poet, idealism, spanish inquisition, follow your dream, adventure, folk hero, escape from reality, goofy hero ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century, 1500s
Place: spain, europe
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