FREE Music Films
cover 33 Postcards
2011 movie • 97min
6.2 ★★   <1k   Drama, Music
Directed by Pauline Chan
Written by Philip Dalkin, Martin Edmond, Pauline ChanEnglish, Mandarin
Dean Randall has sponsored a young Chinese orphan Mei Mei for many years, when she arrives in Sydney out of the blue to thank him, their lives are changed forever.
Music by Antony Partos
Starring Guy Pearce, Zhu Lin, Claudia Karvan, Elaine Jin, Rhys Muldoon, Lincoln Lewis, Terry Serio, Matt Nable, Kain O'Keeffe, Claire Scott, Clayton Watson, Xiang-Yun Lin
cover 7:35 in the Morning
2003 movie • 8min
7.3 ★★★★   1k   Musical, Short
Directed by Nacho Vigalondo
Written by Nacho VigalondoSpanish
A woman enters a restaurant one morning - only to be met with silence instead of people talking.
Music by Fernando Velázquez
Starring Marta Belenguer, Nacho Vigalondo, Antonio Tato, Borja Cobeaga, Javier Reguilón, Alejandro Garrido, Velasco Broca, Esperanza Palacios, Manuel Nebreda, Sebastian Elices, Resu Vigalondo, Dolores Gonzalez
cover Adventures of Don Quixote
1933 movie • 73min
6.6 ★★★   <1k   Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst
Written by Paul Morand, Georg Wilhelm Pabst, Alexandre Arnoux
In Spain, in the sixteenth century, an elderly gentleman named Don Quixote has gone mad from reading too many books on chivalry...
Music by Jacques Ibert
Starring Feodor Chaliapin Sr., George Robey, Oscar Asche, René Donnio, Frank Stanmore, Miles Mander, Wally Patch, Sidney Fox, Emily Fitzroy, Renée Valliers, Andreas Malandrinos, Lydia Sherwood
cover Afghan Star
2009 movie • 87min
7.3 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Havana MarkingEnglish, Pashtu, Dari
A look at how contestants on the a musical contest program "Pop Idol" in Afghanistan risk their lives to appear on the show.
Music by Simon Russell
Starring Habib Amiri, Setara Hussainzada, Rafi Naabzada, Lima Sahar, Hameed Sakhizada, Massoud Sanjer, Daoud Sediqi, Tahir Shaqi, Fazl Hadi Shinwari
cover Air Guitar Nation
2006 movie • 81min
7.2 ★★★★   1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Alexandra Lipsitz
It's time to rock and roll - air guitar style. AIR GUITAR NATION is the feature documentary about the year that air guitar swept America...
Music by Dan Crane
Starring Dan Crane, David S. Jung, Hadia Ackerman, Lance Kasten, Ryan Kelly, John Filion, Ralph Martin, John Daniel Harding Jr., Lucy Harrison, Rory O'Flaherty, S. Craig Zahler, Paul Fichera
cover The American Astronaut
2001 movie • 91min
7.2 ★★★★   2k   Musical, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Directed by Cory McAbee
Written by Cory McAbee
Samuel Curtis, an interplanetary trader, sets forth through a rustic and remote solar system, unaware that his old friend Professor Hess is trying to kill him.
Music by Nayer Show The Billy
Starring Cory McAbee, Rocco Sisto, Gregory Russell Cook, Annie Golden, James Ransone, Joshua Taylor, Tom Aldredge, Bill Buell, Peter McRobbie, Mark Manley, Ned Sublette, Joseph McKenna
cover Animal Crackers
1930 movie • 97min
7.7 ★★★★★   11k   Comedy, Musical
Directed by Victor Heerman
Written by George S. Kaufman, Morrie Ryskind, Harry Ruby
Mayhem and zaniness ensue when a valuable painting goes missing during a party in honor of famed African explorer Captain Spaulding.
Music by Max Reese
Starring Brothers The Marx, Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx, Lillian Roth, Margaret Dumont, Louis Sorin, Hal Thompson, Margaret Irving, Kathryn Reece, Robert Greig
cover The Artist Formerly Known as Captain Beefheart
1997 movie • 51min
7.0 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Elaine Shepherd
Biography of iconoclast musician/artistAKA Captain Beefheart.
Starring John Peel, Don Van Vliet, Frank Zappa
cover Auto Erotica
2006 movie • 4min
7.2 ★★★★   <1k   Short, Musical
Directed by Kenneth Sherman
A pas-de-deux for man and machine. This short modern dance film looks at the joy and irony of our on-going love affair with cars.
Music by The Hermit
Starring Farley Johansson
cover Bad Man of Deadwood
1941 movie • 61min
6.0 ★★   <1k   Musical, Western
Directed by Joseph Kane
Written by James R. Webb
Roy and Gabby have to establish fair business practices in the town of Deadwood, currently dominated by entrepreneurs who scare off potential competitors.
Music by Mort Glickman, Marlin Skiles
Starring Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Carol Adams, Henry Brandon, Herbert Rawlinson, Sally Payne, Hal Taliaferro, Jay Novello, Horace Murphy, Monte Blue, Ralf Harolde, Jack Kirk
cover Ballet Adagio
1972 movie • 10min
8.1 ★★★★★★   <1k   Musical, Short
Directed by Norman McLaren
Two ballet dancers perform a dance in ghostly slow motion.
Starring David Holmes, Anna Marie Holmes
cover Ballou
2008 movie • 90min
8.6 ★★★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Michael Patrei
Written by Michael Patrei, Fernanda Rossi
Ballou , a documentary film, follows the talented Washington, DC, Ballou Senior High School Marching Band...
Music by Jeff Suszczynski
Starring Marion Barry Jr., Chuck Brown, Lewis Franklin, Denyce Graves, Rhia Hardman, Kenneth Horne, Jesse Jackson, Colin Powell, Darrell Watson
cover A Band Called Death
2012 movie • 96min
7.5 ★★★★★   2k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Mark Christopher Covino, Jeff Howlett
A documentary on the 1970s punk trio Death, and their new-found popularity decades after they disbanded.
Music by Sam Retzer, Tim Boland
Starring Dannis Hackney, Bobby Hackney, David Hackney, Robbie Duncan, Kathleen, Earl V. Hackney Jr., Victor Veve, Majora Florida Hackney, Victor Twiggs, The Beatles, The Who, Don Davis
cover Basin Street Revue
1956 movie • 58min
7.3 ★★★★   <1k   Musical
Directed by Joseph Kohn, Leonard Reed
Written by Ben Frye, Leonard Reed
Musical variety filmed at the Apollo Theatre in Harlem, New York City.
Music by Frank Foster
Starring Willie Bryant, Sarah Vaughan, Lionel Hampton, Paul Williams, Jimmy Brown, Amos Milburn, Faye Adams, Charles 'Honi' Coles, Cholly Atkins, Herb Jeffries, Cab Calloway, Count Basie
cover The Battery's Down
2008 tv series • 30min
6.8 ★★★   <1k   Musical
Directed by Jake Wilson, Connor Gallagher
Written by Jake Wilson
A musical comedy series that follows a young actor's struggle to make it big in the Big Apple.
Music by Justin Paul, Benj Pasek
Created by Jake Wilson
Starring Jake Wilson, Nina Sturtz, Dani Spieler, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Cortney Wolfson, Ana Nogueira, Tyler Maynard
cover Beware
1946 movie • 54min
6.0 ★★   <1k   Music, Romance
Directed by Bud Pollard
Written by John E. Gordon
Ware College is a small Black college in Ware, Ohio. Once prominent, it is now low in attendance, low...
Music by Louis Jordan
Starring Louis Jordan, Frank L. Wilson, Emory Richardson, Valerie Black, Milton Woods, Joseph Hiliard, Tommy Hix, Charles Johnson, John Grant, Walter Earle, Ernest Calloway, Dimples Daniels
cover Big Fella
1937 movie • 73min
6.2 ★★   <1k   Drama, Musical
Directed by J. Elder Wills
Written by Fenn Sherie, Ingram D'Abbes, Claude McKay
In this musical comedy, Paul Robeson stars as Joe, a Marseilles docker hired by a wealthy English couple to find their missing son...
Music by Eric Ansell
Starring Paul Robeson, Elisabeth Welch, Roy Emerton, James Hayter, Lawrence Brown, Eldon Gorst, Marcelle Rogez, Eric Cowley, Joyce Kennedy, Dino Galvani, Anthony Holles, Eslanda Robeson
cover Biggie and Tupac
2002 movie • 108min
6.9 ★★★   3k   Documentary, Biography, Crime, Music
Directed by Nick Broomfield
Documentary on the deaths ofand Biggie Smalls and the East Coast/West Coast, hip-hop/rap rivalry that culminated in late 1996 and early 1997.
Music by Christian Henson
Starring B.I.G. The Notorious, Tupac Shakur, Nick Broomfield, Russell Poole, Donald Hicken, Billy Garland, Chico Del Vec, Voletta Wallace, Mopreme Shakur, Kevin Hackie, Reggie Wright Sr., Frank Alexander
cover Bill and Coo
1948 movie • 61min
6.0 ★★   <1k   Musical, Family, Fantasy
Directed by Dean Riesner
Written by Royal Foster, Ken Murray, Dean Riesner
The feathered residents of Chirpendale are terrorized by an evil black crow by the name of "The Black Menace". But to the citizen's rescue comes a brave young taxi puller named Bill!
Music by David Buttolph
Starring Burton's Birds, Jimmy the Crow, George Burton, Elizabeth Walters, Ken Murray, Pinto Colvig
cover Billy the Kid Returns
1938 movie • 53min
6.1 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Music, Romance, Western
Directed by Joseph Kane
Written by Jack Natteford
After Pat Garrett kills Billy the Kid, Billy's look-alike Roy Rogers arrives and is mistaken for him...
Music by William Lava
Starring Roy Rogers, Smiley Burnette, Lynne Roberts, Morgan Wallace, Fred Kohler, Wade Boteler, Edwin Stanley, Horace Murphy, Joseph Crehan, Robert Emmett Keane, Chris Allen, Silver Tip Baker
cover Black Tights
1961 movie • 140min
6.4 ★★   <1k   Drama, Musical
Directed by Terence Young
Written by Roland PetitFrench
Live scenes of Paris and a continuity Narrator link together four dramatic choreographies, all by Roland Petit: Carmen (1949), La croqueuse de diamants (1950), Deuil en 24 heures (1953), and Cyrano de Bergerac (1959).
Music by Orchestre Lamoureux, Marius Constant
Starring Cyd Charisse, Moira Shearer, Zizi Jeanmaire, Roland Petit, Maurice Chevalier, George Reich, Josette Clavier, Dirk Sanders, Bertie Eckhrat, Hans von Manen, Henning Kronstam, France Arnel
cover Blackfly
1991 movie • 5min
6.7 ★★★   <1k   Animation, Family, Comedy, Musical, Short
Directed by Christopher Hinton
A young surveyor, new to northern Ontario, encounters the black flies. Over and over again, he encounters those black flies.
Music by Wade Hemsworth
Starring Wade Hemsworth
cover The Blue Angel
1930 movie • 107min
7.8 ★★★★★   10k   Drama, Music
Directed by Josef von Sternberg
Written by Heinrich Mann, Josef von Sternberg, Karl VollmöllerGerman, English, French
An elderly professor's ordered life spins dangerously out of control when he falls for a nightclub singer.
Music by Franz Waxman
Starring Emil Jannings, Marlene Dietrich, Kurt Gerron, Rosa Valetti, Hans Albers, Reinhold Bernt, Eduard von Winterstein, Hans Roth, Rolf Müller, Roland Varno, Carl Balhaus, Robert Klein-Lörk
cover Bob Marley - Freedom Road
2007 movie • 55min
7.1 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Sonia Anderson
Written by Sonia Anderson
He was and is, without doubt, Jamaica's finest export and in this programme we can reveal for the first time the behind the scenes Bob Marley that only his closest confidantes could know.
Music by Bob Marley
Starring Ester Anderson, Bob Marley, Ziggy Marley, Kris Needs, Andres Williams
cover Boy! What a Girl!
1947 movie • 70min
6.4 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical
Directed by Arthur H. Leonard
Written by Vincent Valentini
A couple of theatrical producers try to get backing for their musical show.
Music by John Gluskin
Starring Tim Moore, Elwood Smith, Duke Williams, Alan Jackson, Sheila Guyse, Betti Mays, Sybil Lewis, Warren Patterson, Slam Stewart, Deek Watson, Sidney Catlett, Ann Cornell
cover Bryan Adams: Bare Bones
2010 movie • 5min
8.5 ★★★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Short, Biography, Music
Directed by David Battistella
Written by David Battistella
Bryan Adams is one of world's most enduringly popular singer/songwriters. But he is most at home in his Vancouver studio...
Music by Bryan Adams
Starring Bryan Adams, Gary Breit
cover Cactus Swing
1995 movie • 6min
6.2 ★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Musical
Directed by Susan Crandall, Beth Portman
The West. A prospector is awakened by the sound of music outside his cave to see an animal band and a chorus line of dancing cacti.
cover Canada Vignettes: Log Driver's Waltz
1979 movie • 3min
7.4 ★★★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Directed by John Weldon
A short illustrating a traditional Canadian folk song about a woman's admiration for the agility for her boyfriend, the log driver.
Music by Wade Hemsworth
Starring Anna McGarrigle, Kate McGarrigle
cover Cannibal! The Musical
1993 movie • 95min
7.2 ★★★★   10k   Biography, Comedy, Musical, Thriller, Western
Directed by Trey Parker
Written by Trey Parker, Matt StoneEnglish, Japanese
The sole survivor of an ill-fated mining expedition tells how his taste for gold was replaced by that of human flesh.
Music by Trey Parker, Rich Sanders
Starring Dian Bachar, Stephen Blackpool, Stan Brakhage, Dan Brother, Duster, Brad Gordon, Ian Hardin, Dave Hardin, Edward Henwood, Jon Hegel, Andrew Kemler, Steve Jackson
cover The Cat Came Back
1988 movie • 7min
7.6 ★★★★★   1k   Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Musical
Directed by Cordell Barker
Written by Cordell Barker
A pesky yellow cat becomes the bane of Mr. Johnson's life as it constantly outsmarts his increasingly desperate attempts to get rid of it.
Music by John McCulloch
Starring Richard Condie
cover A Christmas Without Snow
1980 tv movie • 95min
6.0 ★★   <1k   Drama, Music
Directed by John Korty
Written by Richard Beban, John Korty, Judith Anne Nielsen
A divorced woman moves to a new city with her child, trying to build her life again. She joins the choir...
Music by Ed Bogas
Starring Michael Learned, John Houseman, Ramon Bieri, James Cromwell, Valerie Curtin, David Knell, Calvin Levels, Ruth Nelson, Beah Richards, William Swetland, Ed Bogas, Daisietta Kim
cover Civilisation
1969 tv series • 50min
8.8 ★★★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, History, Music, War
Directed by Michael Gill, Peter Montagnon, Ann Turner
Written by Kenneth Clark
Music by Edwin Astley
Starring Kenneth Clark
cover Concerto Grosso Modo
1985 movie • 7min
6.8 ★★★   <1k   Musical, Short, Animation
Directed by Francois Aubry
Written by Francois Aubry
Musical notes have productive lives as a strings band plays.
Music by André Angelini
Starring Suzanne Cloutier, André Piette, Lauraine Chasle, Johanne Bouchard, Carol Michaud, Louise Colignon, Louis Cyr, Alain Gabriel, Louise Vachon
cover A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
1949 movie • 106min
6.7 ★★★   1k   Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Directed by Tay Garnett
Written by Mark Twain, Edmund Beloin, Johnny Burke
A singing mechanic from 1912 finds himself in Arthurian Britain.
Music by Victor Young
Starring Bing Crosby, Rhonda Fleming, Cedric Hardwicke, William Bendix, Murvyn Vye, Virginia Field, Joseph Vitale, Henry Wilcoxon, Richard Webb, Alan Napier, Julia Faye, Mary Field
cover Corona Station
2004 movie
6.9 ★★★   <1k   Music, Short
Directed by Steve Rosenberg
Written by Steve Rosenberg, Heather Conn
Music by Sam Shoichet, Omar Hashim, Don Ogilvie
Starring Lache Cercel, Calvin Dyck, Stellina Rusich, Sandra Montgomery
cover Cowboy and the Senorita
1944 movie • 78min
6.0 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Music, Western
Directed by Joseph Kane
Written by Bradford Ropes, Gordon Kahn
Bad guy Craig Allen, gambler and town boss, tries to take a gold mine inherited by innocent Chip Williams on her seventeenth birthday. Roy and his pal 'Teddy' Bear ride to help the girl and her cousin.
Music by Joseph Dubin, Mort Glickman, Marlin Skiles, Charles Maxwell
Starring Roy Rogers, Trigger, Mary Lee, Dale Evans, John Hubbard, Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams, Fuzzy Knight, Dorothy Christy, Lucien Littlefield, Hal Taliaferro, Jack Kirk, Capella
cover Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul
2005 movie • 90min
7.9 ★★★★★   5k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Fatih Akin
Written by Fatih AkinTurkish, German, Kurdish, English
Award-winning director Fatih Akin takes us on a journey through Istanbul, the city that bridges Europe and Asia...
Starring Alexander Hacke, Ahmed Ulug, Cem Yegul, Mehmed Ulug, Baba Zula, Orient Expressions, Duman, Replikas, Peyote Hasan, Erkin Koray, Ceza, Ayben
cover The Crumbles
2012 movie • 75min
7.2 ★★★★   <1k   Comedy, Drama, Music
Directed by Akira Boch
Written by Akira Boch
An indie rock slice-of-life tragic-comedy about two young female musicians struggling with the ups and downs of being in the world's greatest band - that no one's ever heard of.
Music by Quetzal Flores
Starring Teresa Michelle Lee, Katie Hipol, Jeff Torres, Seth Millwood, Adrian Torres, Ebony Perry, Amy Hill, Eugene Lee
cover David Bowie & the Story of Ziggy Stardust
2012 tv movie • 60min
7.5 ★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by James Hale
Both a visual flashback and a telling of the life and birth of the alter ego that was David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust.
Starring Jarvis Cocker, David Bowie, Marc Almond, Rodney Bingenheimer, Trevor Bolder, John Cambridge, Leee Black Childers, Cherie Currie, Peter Doggett, Suzy Fussey, Mike Garson, Dana Gillespie
cover Delightfully Dangerous
1945 movie • 92min
6.1 ★★   <1k   Musical, Romance
Directed by Arthur Lubin
Written by Edward Verdier, Walter DeLeon, Arthur Phillips
Young Sherry Williams dreams of having a singing career, and she idolizes her older sister Josephine...
Music by Morton Gould
Starring Jane Powell, Ralph Bellamy, Constance Moore, Morton Gould, Arthur Treacher, Louise Beavers, Ruth Tobey, Sunny Burkette, André Charlot, Chris Drake, Bess Flowers, Eddie Hall
cover Die Verkaufte Braut
1932 movie • 77min
6.8 ★★★   <1k   Comedy, Music
Directed by Max Ophüls
Written by Curt Alexander, Robert Vambery, Karel SabinaGerman
Bohemia in the 19th century, stage-coach driver Hans, loves the mayor's daughter Marie, but she is promised Wenzel...
Music by Theo Mackeben
Starring Max Nadler, Jarmila Novotna, Otto Wernicke, Hermann Kner, Maria Janowska, Paul Kemp, Karl Valentin, Liesl Karlstadt, Annemarie Sörensen, Willy Domgraf-Fassbaender, Hans Appel, Beppo Brem
cover Dig!
2004 movie • 107min
7.8 ★★★★★   5k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Ondi Timoner
Written by Ondi Timoner
A documentary on the once-promising American rock bands The Brian Jonestown Massacre and The Dandy Warhols, and the friendship/rivalry between their respective founders, Anton Newcombe and Courtney Taylor.
Starring Anton Newcombe, Courtney Taylor-Taylor, Joel Gion, Matt Hollywood, Peter Holmstrom, Zia McCabe, Brent DeBoer, Eric Hedford, Dean Taylor, Warhols The Dandy, Jeff Davies, Frankie Emerson
cover Dream Recording
2004 movie • 6min
7.6 ★★★★★   <1k   Short, Music, Mystery
Directed by Robert Budreau
Written by Robert Budreau
Music by David Braid
Starring David Braid, James Korola, David Mendelsohn, Mike Murley, Steve Wallace
cover The Drummer
2007 movie • 118min
7.1 ★★★★   <1k   Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Directed by Kenneth Bi
Written by Kenneth BiMandarin, Cantonese
A gangster's willful son is sent into hiding over sexual misconduct. Sent far, he unexpectedly takes up with remote Buddhist drummers who slowly but profoundly influence his life.
Music by Andre Matthias
Starring Jaycee Chan, Angelica Lee, Roy Cheung, Josie Ho, Ruo-yu Liu, Chih-chun Huang, Kenneth Tsang, Hei-Yi Cheng, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Shih-Yun Huang, Hsiu-Chin Lin, Yu-Fong Tu
cover Edgar Bergen with Charlie McCarthy
1950 tv movie • 30min
6.9 ★★★   <1k   Comedy, Music
Directed by Alan Dinehart
In his first appearance on network television, Edgar Bergen hosts a Thanksgiving Day special featuring three of his partners in ventriloquism...
Music by Edward Paul
Starring Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Mortimer Snerd, Diana Lynn, Podine Puffington, Ray Noble, Pat Patrick, Jim Backus, The Mellomen, Bill Baldwin, Thurl Ravenscroft
cover Evergreen
1934 movie • 94min
7.0 ★★★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical, Romance
Directed by Victor Saville
Written by Emlyn Williams, Marjorie Gaffney, Benn W. Levy
Harriet Green, a beloved and radiant music hall star of the Edwardian era, has a guilty secret: She has a baby daughter...
Music by Harry M. Woods
Starring Jessie Matthews, Sonnie Hale, Betty Balfour, Barry MacKay, Ivor McLaren, Hartley Power, Patrick Ludlow, Betty Shale, Marjorie Brooks, Buddy Bradley, Charles Mortimer, Rita Grant
cover Fight for Your Right Revisited
2011 movie • 30min
8.1 ★★★★★★   4k   Short, Comedy, Music
Directed by Adam Yauch
Written by Adam Yauch
Following the conclusion of the storyline in the "Fight For Your Right" music video, the Beasties break into a liquor store, drop acid with groupies, and get into a breakdance competition with time-traveling future versions of themselves.
Starring Elijah Wood, Danny McBride, Seth Rogen, Susan Sarandon, Stanley Tucci, Rashida Jones, Will Arnett, Adam Scott, Mike Mills, Rainn Wilson, Arabella Field, Ted Danson
cover Follow Your Heart
1936 movie • 82min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Musical
Directed by Aubrey Scotto
Written by Olive Cooper, Lester Cole, Samuel Ornitz
An eccentric musical family is kept in order by a talented daughter with modest ambitions.
Music by Hugo Riesenfeld
Starring Marion Talley, Michael Bartlett, Nigel Bruce, Luis Alberni, Henrietta Crosman, Vivienne Osborne, Walter Catlett, Eunice Healey, Ben Blue, Mickey Rentschler, John Eldredge, Margaret Irving
cover Forty Shades of Blue
2005 movie • 108min
6.0 ★★   1k   Drama, Music, Romance
Directed by Ira Sachs
Written by Michael Rohatyn, Ira Sachs
A Russian woman living in Memphis with a much older rock-'n'-roll legend experiences a personal awakening when her husband's estranged son comes to visit.
Music by Dickon Hinchliffe
Starring Dina Korzun, Rip Torn, Darren E. Burrows, Andrew Lawrence Henderson, Elizabeth Morton, Joanne Pankow, Arielle Kight, J. Blackfoot, Red West, Jenny O'Hara, Jerry Chipman, Mary Jean Bentley
cover Freddie Mercury, the Untold Story
2000 tv movie • 59min
8.1 ★★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Rudi Dolezal, Hannes Rossacher
Written by Simon Witter
Starring Freddie Mercury, Jer Bulsara, Kashmira Cooke, Mary Austin, Montserrat Caballé, Peter Freestone, Sheroo Khory, Jim Hutton, Perviz Darukhanawalla, Gita R. Choksi, Farhang Irani, Thrity Anklesaria
cover Funny Face
1957 movie • 103min
7.1 ★★★★   20k   Comedy, Musical, Romance
Directed by Stanley Donen
Written by Leonard GersheEnglish, French
An impromptu fashion shoot at a book store brings about a new fashion model discovery in the shop clerk.
Music by Alexander Courage, Adolph Deutsch, Stanley Donen, Roger Edens
Starring Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire, Kay Thompson, Michel Auclair, Robert Flemyng, Dovima, Suzy Parker, Sunny Hartnett, Jean Del Val, Virginia Gibson, Sue England, Ruta Lee
cover Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
1953 movie • 91min
7.2 ★★★★   23k   Comedy, Crime, Musical, Romance
Directed by Howard Hawks
Written by Charles Lederer, Joseph Fields, Anita LoosEnglish, French
Showgirls Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw travel to Paris, pursued by a private detective hired by the suspicious father of Lorelei's fiancé, as well as a rich, enamored old man and many other doting admirers.
Music by Lionel Newman, Leigh Harline, Hal Schaefer, Herbert W. Spencer
Starring Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe, Charles Coburn, Elliott Reid, Tommy Noonan, George Winslow, Marcel Dalio, Taylor Holmes, Norma Varden, Howard Wendell, Steven Geray, David Ahdar
cover Getting Started
1979 movie • 12min
6.9 ★★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Music
Directed by Richard Condie
Written by Richard Condie
A concert pianist prepares to begin his practising for a major concert coming up. Unfortunately, he...
Music by Patrick Godfrey
Starring Richard Condie, Jay Brazeau
cover Gulliver's Travels
1939 movie • 76min
6.8 ★★★   2k   Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Directed by Dave Fleischer
Written by Edmond Seward, Izzy Sparber, Cal Howard
Gulliver washes ashore on Lilliput and attempts to prevent war between that tiny kingdom and its equally minuscule rival...
Music by Victor Young
Starring Jessica Dragonette, Lanny Ross, Pinto Colvig, Cal Howard, Jack Mercer, Sam Parker, Tedd Pierce, Livonia Warren
cover Harmonium en Californie
1980 movie
7.7 ★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Robert Fortier
Written by David WilsonFrench
Through concerts and interviews, folk-progressive group Harmonium takes Quebec culture to California.
Music by Jacques Drouin
Starring Jean-Marie Lemieux, Paul Dupont-Hébert, Denis Farmer, Monique Fauteux, Serge Fiori, Jeffrey Fisher, René Lévesque, Robert Stanley, Libert Subirana, Louis Valois
cover Harmony Lane
1935 movie • 89min
6.1 ★★   <1k   Biography, Musical, Romance, War
Directed by Joseph Santley
Written by Milton Krims, Elizabeth Meehan, Joseph Santley
The life and loves of composer Stephen Foster, from his early success through his decline, degradation, and death from alcoholism.
Music by Abe Meyer, Arthur Kay
Starring Douglass Montgomery, Evelyn Venable, Adrienne Ames, Joseph Cawthorn, William Frawley, David Torrence, Gilbert Emery, Lloyd Hughes, Al Herman, Cora Sue Collins, James Bush, Edith Craig
cover Heart & Soul: The Life and Music of Frank Loesser
2006 tv movie • 88min
7.2 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Walter J. Gottlieb
Written by Walter J. Gottlieb
Starring Matthew Broderick, Charles Nelson Reilly, Robert Morse, Jerry Herman, Betty Garrett, Jo Sullivan Loesser, James Burrows, Emily Loesser, Isabel Bigley, Maury Yeston, John Bolton, Jerry Whiddon
cover The Heart Is a Drum Machine
2009 movie • 74min
6.4 ★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Christopher Pomerenke
Written by Ryan Page, Christopher Pomerenke, Hans Fjellestad
What is music? Many of today's top artists and scholars grapple with the question in this cinematic look at a uniquely human obsession. The Heart is a Drum Machine is a new feature documentary film project from the producers of Moog.
Music by Steven Drozd
Starring Jim Adkins, Mickey Avalon, Fairuza Balk, Steve Berlin, Ivar Bjornson, Wes Borland, Isaac Brock, George Clinton, Charlie Clouser, Wayne Coyne, Britt Daniel, Kimya Dawson
cover Heavy Metal Parking Lot
1986 video movie • 17min
7.5 ★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Short, Music
Directed by John Heyn, Jeff Krulik
A look at the wild scene outside a Judas Priest concert
cover Heldorado
1946 movie • 70min
6.9 ★★★   <1k   Music, Western
Directed by William Witney
Written by Julian Zimet, Gerald Geraghty
Heldorado is an annual parade celebrating Las Vegas as a frontier town. Roy is captain of the guards at Boulder Dam. He helps celebrate the town's anniversary while capturing racketeers involved with the local casinos.
Music by Joseph Dubin, R. Dale Butts
Starring Roy Rogers, Trigger, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Dale Evans, Paul Harvey, Brad Dexter, John Bagni, John Phillips, Malcolm 'Bud' McTaggart, Rex Lease, Steve Darrell, Doye O'Dell
cover Here Comes the Groom
1951 movie • 113min
6.4 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical, Romance
Directed by Frank Capra
Written by Robert Riskin, Virginia Van Upp, Liam O'BrienEnglish, French
Foreign correspondent Pete Garvey has 5 days to win back his former fiancée, or he'll lose the orphans he adopted.
Music by Joseph J. Lilley
Starring Bing Crosby, Jane Wyman, Alexis Smith, Franchot Tone, James Barton, Robert Keith, Jacques Gencel, H.B. Warner, Beverly Washburn, Nicholas Joy, Connie Gilchrist, Ian Wolfe
cover Hi Diddle Diddle
1943 movie • 72min
6.9 ★★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical
Directed by Andrew L. Stone
Written by Frederick J. Jackson, Edmund L. Hartmann, Andrew L. Stone
When the bride's mother is supposedly swindled out of her money by a spurned suitor, the groom's father...
Music by Phil Boutelje
Starring Adolphe Menjou, Martha Scott, Pola Negri, Dennis O'Keefe, Billie Burke, June Havoc, Walter Kingsford, Barton Hepburn, Georges Metaxa, Marek Windheim, Eddie Marr, Paul Porcasi
cover Hip Hop Life
2007 video movie • 80min
6.8 ★★★   <1k   Music
Directed by Robyn Bliley
This quest for Rhyme City Supremacy is uncensored, unpredictable and unmerciful verbal warfare of the most intense degree...
Starring Jeezy, Rick Ross, Fat Joe, MC Lyte, Jadakiss, T.K. Kirkland, Freeway
cover Holder's Comma
2014 movie • 10min
7.0 ★★★★   <1k   Short, Drama, Music, Musical
Directed by Thibaut Duverneix
Written by Thibaut Duverneix, Mathieu Leger, David Drury
Holder's Comma explores the fragility of a young woman questioning her identity and purpose in a slightly surrealist, romantic and poetic universe where what seems to be in harmony never really is, and ultimately falls apart.
Music by David Drury
Starring Emily Hampshire, Arthur Holden, Nicolas S. Roy, Andrew Tay
cover Hollywood or Bust
1956 movie • 95min
6.6 ★★★   1k   Comedy, Musical
Directed by Frank Tashlin
Written by Frank Tashlin, Erna Lazarus
A singer who can't pay his bookie joins a nerdy, star-struck movie fan and his Great Dane in a cross-country convertible ride to Hollywood.
Music by Walter Scharf
Starring Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Pat Crowley, Maxie Rosenbloom, Anita Ekberg, Valerie Allen, Leon Alton, Adelle August, Nick Borgani, Paul Bradley, Catherine Brousset, Drew Cahill
cover Home in Oklahoma
1946 movie • 72min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Comedy, Music, Western
Directed by William Witney
Written by Gerald Geraghty
Roy edits a small town newspaper. A rancher is murdered, and his fortune is inherited by a young boy. Editor Roy, with the assistance (?) of big city reporter Dale, brings the killers to justice.
Music by Joseph Dubin
Starring Roy Rogers, Trigger, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Dale Evans, Carol Hughes, George Meeker, Lanny Rees, Ruby Dandridge, George Lloyd, Arthur Space, Frank Reicher, George M. Carleton
cover Horse Feathers
1932 movie • 68min
7.7 ★★★★★   9k   Comedy, Musical, Romance, Sport
Directed by Norman Z. McLeod
Written by Harry Ruby, S.J. Perelman, Will B. Johnstone
Quincy Adams Wagstaff, the new president of Huxley University, hires bumblers Baravelli and Pinky to help his school win the big football game against rival Darwin University.
Music by John Leipold
Starring Brothers The Marx, Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx, Thelma Todd, David Landau, Bobby Barber, Reginald Barlow, Vince Barnett, Sheila Bromley, E.H. Calvert
cover The House I Live In
1945 movie • 11min
6.7 ★★★   <1k   Short, Drama, Music
Directed by Mervyn LeRoy
Written by Albert Maltz
teaches a group of young boys a lesson in religious tolerance.
Music by Axel Stordahl
Starring Frank Sinatra, Teddy Infuhr, Harry McKim, Ronnie Ralph, Merrill Rodin, Axel Stordahl
cover I Met the Walrus
2007 movie • 5min
7.0 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Animation, Short, Music, War
Directed by Josh Raskin
Written by Josh Raskin
The animated illustration of a 14-year-old's interview with John Lennon in 1969.
Starring Jerry Levitan, John Lennon
cover I Need That Record!
2008 movie • 78min
6.7 ★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Brendan Toller
A documentary feature examining why over 3000 independent record stores have closed across the U.S. in the past decade...
Starring Glenn Branca, Pat Carney, Noam Chomsky, Chris Frantz, Bob Gruen, Patterson Hood, Lenny Kaye, Ian MacKaye, Legs McNeil, Thurston Moore, Malcolm Tent, Mike Watt
cover Indiscreet
1931 movie • 92min
7.9 ★★★★★   1k   Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Directed by Leo McCarey
Written by Lew Brown, Leo McCarey, Ray Henderson
A young woman jeopardizes the relationship with the man she loves when a no-account from her past shows up.
Music by Alfred Newman, Diana Gaylen
Starring Gloria Swanson, Ben Lyon, Monroe Owsley, Barbara Kent, Arthur Lake, Maude Eburne, Henry Kolker, Nella Walker, Jack Byron, Jay Eaton, Adolph Faylauer, James Ford
cover The Inspector General
1949 movie • 102min
6.9 ★★★   2k   Comedy, Musical, Romance
Directed by Henry Koster
Written by Philip Rapp, Harry Kurnitz, Ben Hecht
A town's corrupt officials think a fool is actually an investigator in disguise.
Music by Johnny Green
Starring Danny Kaye, Walter Slezak, Barbara Bates, Elsa Lanchester, Gene Lockhart, Alan Hale, Walter Catlett, Rhys Williams, Benny Baker, Leonard Bremen, Robert Cherry, Frank Conlan
cover JT: Reflections
2013 video movie • 60min
8.3 ★★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Stephen Rocha
Written by Stephen Rocha
Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Actor, Businessman, Philanthropist and now with his third album released...
Starring Jessica Biel, Shirley Halperin, Lyndsey Parker, Randall Roberts, Amanda Seyfried, Justin Timberlake, Jeff Weiss
cover Jack and the Beanstalk
1952 movie • 70min
6.1 ★★   2k   Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical, Romance
Directed by Jean Yarbrough
Written by Pat Costello, Nathaniel Curtis
Abbott & Costello's version of the famous fairy tale, about a young boy who trades the family cow for magic beans.
Music by Heinz Roemheld
Starring Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Buddy Baer, Shaye Cogan, James Alexander, Dorothy Ford, Barbara Brown, David Stollery, William Farnum, Johnny Conrad, Arthur Shields, Mel Blanc
cover Jammin' the Blues
1944 movie • 10min
7.9 ★★★★★   <1k   Short, Music
Directed by Gjon Mili
This Warner Bros. short is a jam session with several outstanding African-American jazz musicians, including ...
Starring Lester Young, George 'Red' Callender, Harry Edison, Marlowe Morris, Sidney Catlett, Barney Kessel, Jo Jones, John Simmons, Illinois Jacquet, Marie Bryant, Archie Savage, Garland Finney
cover Jesse James at Bay
1941 movie • 56min
6.2 ★★   <1k   Action, Comedy, Music, Western
Directed by Joseph Kane
Written by James R. Webb, Harrison Jacobs
Jesse James joins with Missouri settlers in their battle with rich, land-grabbing railroad tycoons.
Music by Paul Sawtell
Starring Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Sally Payne, Pierre Watkin, Ivan Miller, Hal Taliaferro, Gale Storm, Roy Barcroft, Jack Kirk, Rick Anderson, Chuck Baldra, Hank Bell
cover Jivin' in Be-Bop
1946 movie • 59min
7.0 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Leonard Anderson, Spencer Williams
Written by Powell Lindsay
A musical film in the style of a documentary, featuring 19 musical and dance numbers, by many notable musicians.
Starring Dizzy Gillespie, Freddie Carter, Sahji, Helen Humes, James Moody, Milt Jackson, Ray Brown, Audrey Armstrong, Dolores Brown, Ralph Brown, Dan Burley, Dave Burns
cover John Mayer: Someday I'll Fly
2014 movie • 66min
8.7 ★★★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Eastwood AllenEnglish, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
John Mayer: Someday I'll Fly is a fan-made feature documentary chronicling the musical evolution of one of the most influential solo artists of his generation. Acclaimed singer/songwriter John Mayer.
Starring John Mayer, Steve Jordan, Pino Palladino, David Labruyere, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Tony Bennett, Eric Clapton, Gary Clark Jr., Clay Cook, Buddy Guy, Jay Z, Alicia Keys
cover Jours de plaine
1990 movie • 6min
6.6 ★★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Musical
Directed by Réal Bérard, André Leduc
Written by Réal BérardFrench
A musical celebration of the French Canadian heritage in the Canadian West.
Music by Daniel Lavoie
cover Junction 88
1947 movie • 60min
7.0 ★★★★   <1k   Comedy, Music
Directed by George P. Quigley
Written by Augustus Smith
Small town lovers are aided by a visiting showman.
Starring Bob Howard, Dewey 'Pigmeat' Markham, Noble Sissle, Wyatt Clark, Marie Cooke, Augustus Smith, Abbey Mitchell, Artie Belle McGinty, George Wiltshire, Herbert Junior, Alonzo Bozan, Maude Simmons
cover The Kid Sister
1945 movie • 56min
6.2 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Crime, Drama, Music
Directed by Sam Newfield
Written by Fred Myton
Joan Hollingsworth is the younger sister of Ethel and their mother believes Ethel is entitles to all the advantages until she acquires a husband...
Music by Albert Glasser
Starring Roger Pryor, Judy Clark, Frank Jenks, Constance Worth, Tom Dugan, Richard Byron, Minerva Urecal, Ruth Robinson, Peggy Wynne
cover Kiki
1931 movie • 87min
7.7 ★★★★★   <1k   Musical
Directed by Sam Taylor
Written by David Belasco, André Picard, Sam TaylorEnglish, French
Music by Alfred Newman
Starring Mary Pickford, Reginald Denny, Joseph Cawthorn, Margaret Livingston, Phil Tead, Fred Walton, Edwin Maxwell, George Davis, Betty Grable, Edmund Mortimer, Fred Warren, Blue Washington
cover Killer Diller
1948 movie • 73min
6.1 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Drama, Musical
Directed by Josh Binney
Written by Hal Seeger
An all-Black comedy and dance revue with stars of stage and screen.
Music by Johnny Miller, Count Basie, Milton Ebbens
Starring Dusty Fletcher, George Wiltshire, Butterfly McQueen, Nellie Hill, Freddie Robinson, William Campbell, Edgar Martin, Sidney Easton, Augustus Smith, Moms Mabley, Ken Renard, Andy Kirk and His Orchestra
cover King Solomon's Mines
1937 movie • 77min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Action, Adventure, Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Directed by Robert Stevenson
Written by Michael Hogan, H. Rider Haggard, Charles Bennett
White hunter Allan Quartermain and his enigmatic guide help a young Irish woman locate her missing father in unexplored Darkest Africa.
Music by Mischa Spoliansky
Starring Paul Robeson, Cedric Hardwicke, Roland Young, Anna Lee, John Loder, Arthur Sinclair, Robert Adams, Arthur Goullet, Tony Wane, Makubalo Hlubi, Mjujwa, Sydney Fairbrother
cover Kiss Loves You
2004 movie • 73min
7.2 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Jim Heneghan
Ten years in the making, KISS Loves You is a film that began back in 1994 when the band KISS was at...
Music by Nick Andersson, Greg Strzempka
Starring Sebastian Bach, Bill Baker, Guido Bascilla, Christine Becker, Pat Eagle Chi, Steve Clark, Peter Criss, Doyle, Ace Frehley, Andrew French, Bingo Gazingo, Bobby Getchell
cover Kurt Cobain About a Son
2006 movie • 96min
7.4 ★★★★   3k   Documentary, Music
Directed by AJ Schnack
In this visual essay style documentary, intimate audio of journalist Michael Azerrad's interviews with Kurt Cobain is played over more recently photographed footage of Cobain's Washington state homes and haunts.
Music by Steve Fisk, Benjamin Gibbard
Starring Kurt Cobain, Michael Azerrad, Courtney Love
cover La poulette grise
1947 movie • 6min
6.3 ★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Musical
Directed by Norman McLaren
An experimental short film of images and music made by Norman McLaren.
cover The Last 48 Hours of Kurt Cobain
2007 tv movie • 79min
7.0 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by John Dower
Written by John Dower
The week before Kurt Cobain was found dead from a single gunshot, he went missing. His whereabouts for that week has remained a mystery until now...
Music by Mai Tamura, Louise Brown, David Benjamin Steinberg
Starring Charles Cross, Harvey Ottinger, Alice Wheeler, Leland Cobain, Hilary Richrod, Nial Stimson, Dave Reed, Tracey Marander, Melinda, Charles Peterson, Chad Channing, Duff McKagan
cover A Late Quartet
2012 movie • 105min
7.1 ★★★★   11k   Drama, Music
Directed by Yaron Zilberman
Written by Yaron Zilberman, Seth Grossman
Members of a world-renowned string quartet struggle to stay together in the face of death, competing egos and insuppressible lust.
Music by Angelo Badalamenti
Starring Catherine Keener, Christopher Walken, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Mark Ivanir, Imogen Poots, Madhur Jaffrey, Liraz Charhi, Wallace Shawn, Pamela Quinn, Brooklyn Parkinson Group, Cristian Puig, Rebeca Tomas
cover Lee Evans: XL Tour Live 2005
2005 video movie • 141min
8.7 ★★★★★★★   <1k   Comedy, Music
Directed by Tom Poole
Written by Lee Evans
A DVD containing the comedy antics of Lee Evans on his live stand-up tour in Cardiff, Wales.
Music by Lee Evans
Starring Dave Evans, Lee Evans
cover The Legend of Beaver Dam
2010 movie • 12min
7.9 ★★★★★   <1k   Short, Comedy, Horror, Musical
Directed by Jerome Sable
Written by Eli Batalion, Jerome Sable
When a ghost story around the campfire awakens an evil monster, it's up to nerdy Danny Zigwitz to be...
Music by Eli Batalion, Jerome Sable
Starring L.J. Benet, Seán Cullen, Rick Miller, Kailey Swanson, Michael Chey, Joe Kaprielian, Dylan Boyack, Megan Lee
cover The Lemon Drop Kid
1951 movie • 91min
7.2 ★★★★   1k   Comedy, Music, Romance
Directed by Sidney Lanfield, Frank Tashlin
Written by Robert O'Brien, Edmund L. Hartmann, Irving Elinson
When the Lemon Drop Kid accidentally steers Moose Moran's girl away from a winning bet, he is forced...
Music by Victor Young
Starring Bob Hope, Marilyn Maxwell, Lloyd Nolan, Jane Darwell, Andrea King, Fred Clark, Jay C. Flippen, William Frawley, Harry Bellaver, Sid Melton, Ben Welden, Ida Moore
cover Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man
2005 movie • 105min
6.9 ★★★   1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Lian Lunson
Written by Lian Lunson
A documentary on the legendary singer-songwriter, with performances by those musicians he has influenced.
Music by Leonard Cohen
Starring Leonard Cohen, Martha Wainwright, Beth Orton, Jarvis Cocker, Rufus Wainwright, Nick Cave, Perla Batalla, Julie Christensen, Antony Hegarty, Linda Thompson, Teddy Thompson, Kate McGarrigle
cover Little Dickie
2002 movie • 7min
7.3 ★★★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical, Short, Thriller, Western
Directed by Anita Reilly McGee
Written by Anita Reilly McGee
A woman enters a bar and asks for a bit of conversation, but what she gets in return is a bunch of bad pickup lines sung to her by a cowboy and the bartender singing the cowboy's virtues.
Music by Anita Reilly McGee, Jeff Smallwood
Starring Jeff Smallwood, Brian Downey, Tanya Penney, Belle Hatfield, Normand Bernier, Sean Harris, Jason Smith, Mike Reynolds, Gordon Hart, Kyle Kurts, Melanie Smallwood, Nikki Timmons
cover The Little Princess
1939 movie • 93min
7.3 ★★★★   4k   Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Directed by Walter Lang, William A. Seiter
Written by Ethel Hill, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Walter FerrisEnglish, Hindi
A little girl is left by her father in an exclusive seminary for girls, due to her father having to go to Africa with the army.
Music by Charles Maxwell, Cyril J. Mockridge
Starring Shirley Temple, Richard Greene, Anita Louise, Ian Hunter, Cesar Romero, Arthur Treacher, Mary Nash, Sybil Jason, Miles Mander, Marcia Mae Jones, Beryl Mercer, Deidre Gale
cover Lobotomobile
2008 movie • 6min
8.2 ★★★★★★   <1k   Short, Comedy, Musical
Directed by Sara St. Onge
Written by Sara St. Onge
A short musical drawing from the real-life exploits of lobotomist Dr. Walter Freeman.
Music by Paul Aucoin
Starring Stefanie Eby, David Ludwig
cover Man from Music Mountain
1938 movie • 58min
6.1 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Music, Western
Directed by Joseph Kane
Written by Bernard McConville, Betty Burbridge, Luci Ward
When nasty land developers try to bilk honest ranchers who don't know their land holds lots of gold, Gene puts a stop to it.
Music by Raoul Kraushaar
Starring Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, Carol Hughes, Sally Payne, Ivan Miller, Ed Cassidy, Lew Kelly, Howard Chase, Al Terry, Frankie Marvin, Earl Dwire, Lloyd Ingraham
cover Man from Music Mountain
1943 movie • 71min
6.7 ★★★   <1k   Music, Western
Directed by Joseph Kane
Written by J. Benton Cheney, Bradford Ropes
Roy returns to his hometown to make a radio appearance as a singing cowboy. There he finds himself in the middle of a war between sheep raisers and cattlemen.
Music by Morton Scott
Starring Roy Rogers, Trigger, Bob Nolan, Sons of the Pioneers, Ruth Terry, Paul Kelly, Ann Gillis, George Cleveland, Pat Brady, Renie Riano, Paul Harvey, Hank Bell
cover Manhattan Merry-Go-Round
1937 movie • 89min
6.2 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Music
Directed by Charles Reisner
Written by Harry Sauber, Frank Hummert
Gangsters take control of a record company and use toughguy tactics on unwilling performers.
Music by Alberto Colombo
Starring Phil Regan, Leo Carrillo, Ann Dvorak, Tamara Geva, James Gleason, Gene Autry, Ted Lewis and His Orchestra, Cab Calloway and His Cotton Club Orchestra, Kay Thompson and Her Ensemble, Joe DiMaggio, Henry Armetta, Luis Alberni
cover Meet the Boy Friend
1937 movie • 63min
6.0 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Music, Romance
Directed by Ralph Staub
Written by Bradford Ropes, Jack Raymond, Robert Arthur
A heartthrob singer, Tony Paige, also known as "America's Boyfriend" decides to wed a Swedish actress...
Music by Alberto Colombo
Starring Robert Paige, Carol Hughes, Warren Hymer, Pert Kelton, Andrew Tombes, Gwili Andre, Ed 'Oscar' Platt, Lou Fulton, Smiley Burnette, Leonid Kinskey, Syd Saylor, Selmer Jackson
cover Midnight Violin
2011 movie • 7min
9.6 ★★★★★★★★★   <1k   Short, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Directed by Heather Schmidt
Written by Heather Schmidt
During a near death experience, a young woman encounters a mysterious and brilliant violinist.
Music by Heather Schmidt
Starring Ashleigh Craig, Tammy Gamble, Alan Shinkman, Scott St. John, Jessie Withers
cover Miss London Ltd.
1943 movie • 99min
6.1 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical
Directed by Val Guest
Written by Val Guest, Marriott Edgar
Terry Arden (Evelyn Dall) travels to England to take over her half of her late fathers dating service run by Arthur Bowden (Arthur Askey). An enjoyable musical comedy.
Music by Clive Richardson
Starring Arthur Askey, Evelyn Dall, Anne Shelton, Peter Graves, Jack Train, Max Bacon, Jean Kent, Richard Hearne, Sheila Bligh, Noni Brooke, Hilda Campbell-Russell, Virginia Keiley
cover Molly and Me
1945 movie • 77min
7.0 ★★★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical
Directed by Lewis Seiler
Written by Roger Burford, Leonard Praskins, Frances Marion
A vivacious actress needing work becomes a housekeeper for a crusty retired politician, and gives his life the shaking-up that it needs.
Music by Cyril J. Mockridge
Starring Gracie Fields, Monty Woolley, Roddy McDowall, Reginald Gardiner, Natalie Schafer, Edith Barrett, Clifford Brooke, Aminta Dyne, Queenie Leonard, Doris Lloyd, Patrick O'Moore, Lewis L. Russell
cover My Fair Lady
1964 movie • 170min
7.9 ★★★★★   69k   Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Directed by George Cukor
Written by Alan Jay Lerner, George Bernard Shaw
A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.
Music by André Previn
Starring Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Gladys Cooper, Jeremy Brett, Theodore Bikel, Mona Washbourne, Isobel Elsom, John Holland, Elizabeth Aimers, Helen Albrecht
cover Narcissus
1983 movie • 22min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Musical, Short
Directed by Norman McLaren
A balletic interpretation of the Greek myth in which dancers enact the tragedy of the beautiful youth who condemns himself to a trapped existence through excessive self-love.
Music by Maurice Blackburn
Starring Jean-Louis Morin, Sylvie Kinal, Sylvain Lafortune
cover Nico-Icon
1995 movie • 70min
7.3 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Susanne Ofteringer
Written by Susanne OfteringerEnglish, German
A look into the many lives of Christa Päffgen, otherwise known as Nico; from cutie German mädchen to the first of the supermodels...
Starring Nico, Tina Aumont, Christian Päffgen, Edith Boulogne, Jackson Browne, John Cale, Danny Fields, Carlos De Maldonado-Bostock, Jonas Mekas, Paul Morrissey, Sterling Morrison, Billy Name
cover Night Time in Nevada
1948 movie • 67min
6.9 ★★★   <1k   Comedy, Music, Western
Directed by William Witney
Written by Sloan Nibley
The bad guy steals a gold mine from his partner and then murders him. Next he turns to rustling cattle.
Music by R. Dale Butts, Nathan Scott
Starring Roy Rogers, Adele Mara, Trigger, Andy Devine, Grant Withers, Marie Harmon, Joseph Crehan, George M. Carleton, Mike Ragan, Steve Darrell, James Nolan, Hank Patterson
cover The Nomi Song
2004 movie • 98min
7.4 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Andrew Horn
Written by Andrew HornEnglish, German
Having failed to break into professional opera in his native Germany (where, as an usher in West Berlin's Deutsche Oper...
Music by Richard Barone
Starring Klaus Nomi, Ann Magnuson, Gabriele Lafari, David McDermott, Page Wood, Tony Frere, Man Parrish, Kristian Hoffman, Ron Johnsen, Kenny Scharf, Anthony Scibelli, Alan Platt
cover Nothing But the Beat
2011 movie
7.1 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Musical
Directed by Huse Monfaradi
A look at the life, work and influence of French DJ David Guetta.
Music by Corey Lloyd, Christophe Piot, Danny Zook, Cameron Redovian
Starring Afrojack, Akon, Avicii, Taio Cruz, Fatboy Slim, David Guetta, LMFAO, Ludacris, David Morales, Usher Raymond, Flo Rida, Kelly Rowland
cover Oasis: Definitely Maybe
2004 video movie • 59min
8.7 ★★★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Dick Carruthers, Nigel Dick, Carlos Grasso
Retrospective documentary on the making of Definitely Maybe, the 1994 debut album by British rock band .
Starring Anthony Griffiths, Chris Griffiths, Mani, Keith Cameron, Marcus Russell, Alan McGee, Mark Coyle, Tim Abbot, Chris Abbot, Gem Archer, Phil Smith, Jason Rhodes
cover On the Old Spanish Trail
1947 movie • 57min
6.2 ★★   <1k   Action, Music, Western
Directed by William Witney
Written by Sloan Nibley, Gerald Geraghty
With a $10,000 note Roy co-signed for the Pioneers due, Roy plans to get the money from the reward for the capture of the Gypsy...
Music by Stanley Wilson, Joseph Dubin, R. Dale Butts
Starring Roy Rogers, Trigger, Tito Guízar, Jane Frazee, Andy Devine, Estelita Rodriguez, Charles McGraw, Fred Graham, Steve Darrell, Marshall Reed, Wheaton Chambers, Bob Nolan
cover The Pajama Game
1957 movie • 101min
6.8 ★★★   2k   Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Directed by George Abbott, Stanley Donen
Written by George Abbott, Richard Bissell
An Iowa pajama factory worker falls in love with an affable superintendent who had been hired by the factory's boss to help oppose the workers' demand for a pay rise.
Music by Howard Jackson, Ray Heindorf
Starring Doris Day, John Raitt, Carol Haney, Eddie Foy Jr., Reta Shaw, Barbara Nichols, Thelma Pelish, Jack Straw, Ralph Dunn, Owen Martin, Jackie Kelk, Ralph W. Chambers
cover Parallel Worlds, Parallel Lives
2007 movie • 60min
8.1 ★★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Louise Lockwood
Mark Oliver Everett, singer of the band EELS, on his quest to get to know his later father, quantum physicist Hugh Everett III, who invented the Many Worlds theory.
Music by John Jenkins
Starring Mark Oliver Everett, Max Tegmark
cover Pas de deux
1968 movie • 13min
7.9 ★★★★★   1k   Animation, Short, Musical
Directed by Norman McLaren
Two ballet dancers perform a dance enhanced with surreal multi and after-image effect visuals.
Music by Dobre Constantin
Starring Margaret Mercier, Vincent Warren
cover Patch Town
2011 movie • 26min
7.8 ★★★★★   <1k   Short, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Directed by Craig Goodwill
Written by Craig Goodwill, Catherine Gourdier
This satirical comedy-meets-musical clashes the folklore of Soviet era oppression with the mindless, excessive consumerism of the 1980. Welcome to Patch Town.
Music by Frank Cipolla, Christopher Bond, Greg Johnston
Starring Lisa Ray, Julian Richings, Rob Ramsay, Toya Alexis, Jake Michaels, Vanessa Carter, David Christo, Darryl Dinn, Adrian Gorrissen, Ken Hall, Courtney Lyons, Jacob Neayem
cover A Phantasy in Colors
1949 movie • 8min
7.5 ★★★★★   1k   Animation, Short, Music
Directed by Evelyn Lambart, Norman McLaren
Abstract images drawn directly onto the film are accompanied by three pieces of jazz performed by the Oscar Peterson trio.
Music by Peterson Trio The Oscar
cover The Piano Lesson
2006 movie • 6min
8.2 ★★★★★★   <1k   Short, Musical
Directed by Erahm Christopher
Written by Erahm Christopher
Like most children, Conrad is often distracted and can't find time to fulfill the strict practice demands of his piano teacher...
Music by Darren Fung
Starring Jane Gilchrist, Jesse Thibodeau, Jessica Lloyd, Alexander Toope
cover PressPausePlay
2011 movie • 80min
7.6 ★★★★★   1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by David Dworsky, Victor Köhler
The digital revolution of the last decade has unleashed creativity and talent of people in an unprecedented way...
Music by Joel Hilme, Ludvig Franzén, Felix Martinz, Carl Åborg
Starring Ólafur Arnalds, Scott Belsky, Robyn Carlsson, Mike Cosola, André de Ridder, Bill Drummond, Lena Dunham, David Girhammar, Seth Godin, Zach Hancock, Keith Harris, Norman Hollyn
cover Punk's Not Dead
2007 movie • 93min
7.2 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Susan Dynner
On the edge of the 30th anniversary of punk rock, Punk's Not Dead takes you into the sweaty underground clubs...
Music by Julie Sessing, Steve Collins
Starring Craig Aaronson, Colin Abrahall, Adri, Lorraine Ali, Quinn Allman, Animal, Billie Joe Armstrong, Tim Armstrong, Brian Baker, Dave Baksh, Brian Barnes, Jay Bentley
cover Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
1938 movie • 81min
7.1 ★★★★   1k   Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Directed by Allan Dwan
Written by Kate Douglas Wiggin, Karl Tunberg, Don Ettlinger
Rebecca's Uncle Harry leaves her with Aunt Miranda who forbids her to associate with show people. But neighbor Anthony Kent is a talent scout who secretly set it up for her to broadcast.
Music by Mack Gordon, Arthur Lange, Samuel Pokrass, Sidney D. Mitchell, Lew Pollack
Starring Shirley Temple, Randolph Scott, Jack Haley, Gloria Stuart, Phyllis Brooks, Helen Westley, Slim Summerville, Bill Robinson, Raymond Scott and His Quintet, Alan Dinehart, J. Edward Bromberg, Dixie Dunbar
cover The Red Detachment of Women
1970 movie • 105min
7.4 ★★★★   <1k   Music
Directed by Jie Fu, Wenzhan Pan
Written by Xin LiangMandarin
Starring Song Chen, Ching-hua Ching, Sha Chu, Chengxiang Li, Xinying Li, Qingtang Liu, Sing Siang Lo, Wan Qiwu, Jinghua Xue
cover RiP: A Remix Manifesto
2009 movie • 87min
7.6 ★★★★★   1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Brett Gaylor
Written by Brett GaylorEnglish, Portuguese
A documentary which examines copyright issues in the information age.
Music by Olivier Alary
Starring Cory Doctorow
cover Rim of the Canyon
1949 movie • 70min
6.6 ★★★   <1k   Action, Comedy, Music, Mystery, Romance, Western
Directed by John English
Written by Joseph Chadwick, John K. Butler
Gene Autry's stolen horse turns up in a ghost town where Gene goes after he is left stranded during a stagecoach race.
Music by Joseph Dubin
Starring Gene Autry, Champion, Nan Leslie, Thurston Hall, Clem Bevans, Walter Sande, Jock Mahoney, Francis McDonald, Alan Hale Jr., Ralph Bucko, Roy Bucko, Bobby Clack
cover Road To Bali
1952 movie • 91min
6.8 ★★★   3k   Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Directed by Hal Walker
Written by Hal Kanter, William Morrow, Frank Butler
Two unemployed show-biz pals accept treasure-diving work in Bali for a local princess and they find treasure,love and trouble.
Music by Joseph J. Lilley
Starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Murvyn Vye, Peter Coe, Ralph Moody, Leon Askin, Michael Ansara, Besmark Auelua, Humphrey Bogart, Pat Borella, Robert Cabal
cover Road to Happiness
1941 movie • 84min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Drama, Musical, Romance
Directed by Phil Rosen
Written by Matt Taylor, Robert Hardy Andrews
Jeff Carter, a singer down on his luck, turns to radio acting as a means of supporting his young son Danny...
Music by Edward J. Kay
Starring John Boles, Mona Barrie, Billy Lee, Roscoe Karns, Lillian Elliott, Selmer Jackson, Paul Porcasi, Sam Flint, Brandon Hurst, Byron Foulger, Harland Tucker, Antonio Filauri
cover The Rolling Stones: Gimme Shelter
1970 movie • 91min
7.9 ★★★★★   8k   Documentary, Music, Thriller
Directed by Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin
A harrowing documentary of the Stones' 1969 tour, with much of the focus on the tragic concert at Altamont.
Starring Stones The Rolling, Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards, Mick Taylor, Bill Wyman, Marty Balin, Sonny Barger, Melvin Belli, Dick Carter, Jack Casady, Mike Clarke
cover Rosie the Riveter
1944 movie • 75min
6.7 ★★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical, Romance, War
Directed by Joseph Santley
Written by Aleen Leslie, Jack Townley, Dorothy Curnow Handley
In wartime 1944 in California,defense plant workers Rosalind "Rosie" Warren and her friend Vera Watson must share...
Music by Joseph Dubin, Marlin Skiles
Starring Jane Frazee, Frank Albertson, Barbara Jo Allen, Frank Jenks, Lloyd Corrigan, Frank Fenton, Maude Eburne, Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer, Louise Erickson, Ellen Lowe, Arthur Loft, Tom Kennedy
cover Royal Wedding
1951 movie • 93min
6.7 ★★★   3k   Comedy, Musical, Romance
Directed by Stanley Donen
Written by Alan Jay Lerner
Tom and Ellen Bowen are a brother and sister dance act whose show closes in New York. Their agent books...
Music by Albert Sendrey, Burton Lane
Starring Fred Astaire, Jane Powell, Peter Lawford, Sarah Churchill, Keenan Wynn, Albert Sharpe, Bea Allen, Les Baxter, Wilson Benge, Margaret Bert, Francis Bethencourt, Jack Boyle
cover Rumbleseat
2011 movie • 6min
7.7 ★★★★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Fantasy, Music, Western
Directed by Mike Roberts
Written by Mike Roberts
In Rumbleseat, a man wakes to find himself riding in the back of a demonic hot-rod driven by a group of mysterious ghouls who force him to examine the events that led him to this strange and unfamiliar world.
Music by Dallas Good
cover Scratch
2001 movie • 92min
7.9 ★★★★★   2k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Doug Pray
A feature-length documentary film about hip-hop DJing, otherwise known as turntablism. From the South Bronx in the 1970s to San Francisco now...
Music by Mix Master Mike, DJ Q-Bert
Starring Chali 2na, Marc 7, Afra, Carlos Aguilar, Akil, The Allies, Almighty K.G., Shannon Ames, Dread Archie Jr., Babu, Afrika Bambaataa, Junkies The Beat
cover Sheriff of Tombstone
1941 movie • 54min
6.1 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Music, Romance, Western
Directed by Joseph Kane
Written by Olive Cooper, James Webb
The mayor has sent for a gunslinger who, though appearing to clean up the town, is really to be the mayor's means of taking the town over...
Music by Joseph Nussbaum, Milton Rosen, Mort Glickman, Cy Feuer, William Lava
Starring Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Elyse Knox, Addison Richards, Sally Payne, Harry Woods, Zeffie Tilbury, Hal Taliaferro, Jay Novello, Jack Ingram, Silver Tip Baker, Chuck Baldra
cover Sigh
2008 movie
7.4 ★★★★   <1k   Short, Music
Directed by Benjamin Steiger Levine, Joe Cobden
Sy is a lonely man who works as a stock boy in a supermarket. He is lamenting to Al the butcher how he can't get girls to like him...
Starring Joe Cobden, Sarah Manninen, Alain Goulem
cover Sita Sings the Blues
2008 movie • 82min
7.7 ★★★★★   3k   Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Directed by Nina Paley
Written by Valmiki, Nina Paley
An animated version of the epic Indian tale of Ramayana set to the 1920s jazz vocals of Annette Hanshaw.
Music by Todd Michaelsen
Starring Annette Hanshaw, Aseem Chhabra, Bhavana Nagulapally, Manish Acharya, Reena Shah, Sanjiv Jhaveri, Pooja Kumar, Debargo Sanyal, Aladdin Ullah, Nitya Vidyasagar, Nina Paley, Deepti Gupta
cover Sitting on the Moon
1936 movie • 53min
6.3 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Directed by Ralph Staub
Written by Rex Taylor, Julian Field, Sidney Sutherland
A pair of hit songwriters fall in love with an ex-film star and her friend, but a blackmailer arrives to disrupt the romances. Based on William Field's short story "Temperamental Lady."
Music by Harry Grey
Starring Roger Pryor, Grace Bradley, William Newell, Pert Kelton, Henry Kolker, Henry Wadsworth, Joyce Compton, Pierre Watkin, William Janney, June Martel, The Theodores, Jimmy Ray
cover Slow Dance
2010 movie • 4min
7.3 ★★★★   <1k   Short, Action, Music, Romance
Directed by Joe Cobden, Benjamin Steiger Levine
Written by Joe Cobden
A short slow-motion bar brawl. A young woman has to literally fight her way through the bar just to meet a guy worth considering...
Music by Warren Spicer
Starring Joe Cobden, Hanako Hoshimi-Caines
cover Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman
1947 movie • 103min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Drama, Music, Romance
Directed by Stuart Heisler
Written by Lionel Wiggam, Dorothy Parker, John Howard Lawson
Angie Evans, fast-rising nightclub singer, interrupts her career to marry struggling songwriter Ken Conway...
Music by Daniele Amfitheatrof, Frank Skinner
Starring Susan Hayward, Lee Bowman, Marsha Hunt, Eddie Albert, Carl Esmond, Carleton Young, Charles D. Brown, Janet Murdoch, Sharyn Payne, Robert Shayne, Ernie Adams, Erville Alderson
cover Smoke Bomb Boys
2014 movie • 15min
6.7 ★★★   <1k   Short, Action, Comedy, Music
Directed by James P. Gannon
Written by Chris Cipriano, James P. Gannon, Joseph Gannon
Music by Diarrhea Planet
Starring Ashlie Atkinson, Mike Bain, Chris Cipriano, Nick Cipriano, John W. Gannon, Lawrence Jansen
cover Sopyonje
1993 movie • 112min
7.9 ★★★★★   <1k   Musical, Drama
Directed by Kwon-taek Im
Written by Myung-gon Kim, Chung-Joon LeeKorean
Despite its falling popularity, a father teaches his two children the Korean musical tradition of Pansori (one singer accompanied by one drummer).
Music by Soo-Chul Kim
Starring Myung-gon Kim, Jung-hae Oh, Kyu-chul Kim, Sae-kil Shin, Byeong-kyeong Ahn, Jae-hyeon Jo
cover The Source Family
2012 movie • 98min
7.0 ★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Maria Demopoulos, Jodi Wille
A feature documentary film set in Hollywood, examining a radical experiment in '70s utopian living....
Music by Family The Source
Starring Ahom Aquarian, Isis Aquarian, Elena Michaels, Father Yod
cover Stage Door Canteen
1943 movie • 132min
6.6 ★★★   1k   Comedy, Musical, Romance, War
Directed by Frank Borzage
Written by Delmer DavesEnglish, Russian, Spanish
"Dakota," a young soldier on a pass in New York City, visits the famed Stage Door Canteen, where famous...
Music by Freddie Rich
Starring Judith Anderson, Kenny Baker, Tallulah Bankhead, Ralph Bellamy, Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Ray Bolger, Ina Claire, Katharine Cornell, Gracie Fields, Lynn Fontanne, Helen Hayes
cover Stars Over Texas
1946 movie • 59min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Action, Adventure, Music, Western
Directed by Robert Emmett Tansey
Written by Frances Kavanaugh
When Eddie and his pals deliver cattle to the Lawrence ranch, they run into trouble with Ringo Evans and his gang...
Music by Karl Hajos
Starring Eddie Dean, Flash, Roscoe Ates, Shirley Patterson, Lee Bennett, Lee Roberts, Kermit Maynard, Jack O'Shea, Hal Smith, Matty Roubert, Carl Mathews, William Fawcett
cover State Fair
1945 movie • 100min
7.1 ★★★★   2k   Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Directed by Walter Lang
Written by Paul Green, Oscar Hammerstein II, Philip Stong
The Frake family attends the annual Iowa State Fair; each member of the clan has their own reason for doing so.
Music by Edward B. Powell, Alfred Newman, Gene Rose, Cyril J. Mockridge
Starring Jeanne Crain, Dana Andrews, Dick Haymes, Vivian Blaine, Charles Winninger, Fay Bainter, Donald Meek, Frank McHugh, Percy Kilbride, Harry Morgan, Jane Nigh, William Marshall
cover Steamboat Willie
1928 movie • 8min
7.7 ★★★★★   5k   Animation, Family, Comedy, Musical, Short
Directed by Ub Iwerks, Walt Disney
Written by Ub Iwerks, Walt Disney
Mickey Mouse, piloting a steamboat, delights his passenger, Minnie, by making musical instruments out of the menagerie on deck.
Music by Bert Lewis, Wilfred Jackson
Starring Walt Disney
cover Stingray Sam
2009 movie • 61min
7.2 ★★★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi, Western
Directed by Cory McAbee
Written by Cory McAbee
A dangerous mission reunites STINGRAY SAM with his long lost accomplice, The Quasar Kid. Follow these...
Music by Nayer Show The Billy
Starring Cory McAbee, Crugie, David Hyde Pierce, Joshua Taylor, Willa Vy McAbee, Ron Crawford, Michael De Nola, Maura Ruth Hashman, Jessica Jelliffe, Robert Lurie, Caleb Scott, Soren Scott
cover The Stork Club
1945 movie • 98min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical, Romance
Directed by Hal Walker
Written by Jack McGowan, Buddy G. DeSylva
A hat-check girl at the Stork Club (Hutton) saves the life of a drowning man (Fitzgerald). A rich man...
Music by Robert Emmett Dolan
Starring Betty Hutton, Barry Fitzgerald, Don DeFore, Robert Benchley, Bill Goodwin, Iris Adrian, Mikhail Rasumny, Mary Young, Andy Russell, Jean Acker, Sam Ash, Mae Busch
cover Street Angel
1937 movie • 91min
7.4 ★★★★   <1k   Comedy, Drama, Musical
Directed by Muzhi Yuan
Written by Muzhi YuanMandarin
In old Shanghai, two sisters, a prostitute and a singer, tried to escape from the local scoundrels with the help of a trumpet player and a newspaper seller.
Starring Dan Zhao, Heling Wei, Xuan Zhou, Jiting Wang, Zhicheng Feng, Yiting Chen, Qianli Qian, Chaofu Tang, Jun Shen, Yuanyuan Qiu, Meishao Yuan, Huishen Zhao
cover Street Musique
1972 movie • 9min
7.4 ★★★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Music
Directed by Ryan Larkin
Ryan Larkin's final animated short mixes live-action black-and-white footage of typical street musicians in the city of Montreal with animation synchronized with the music.
Music by Jim Colby, Jon Van Arsdell, Rick Scott, Dick Tarnoff, Richard Stone
cover Style Wars
1983 tv movie • 69min
8.3 ★★★★★★   2k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Tony Silver
A documentary that exposes the rich growing subculture of hip-hop that was developing in New York City in the late '70s and early '80s, specifically focusing on graffiti art and breakdancing.
Music by Gerry Gershman
Starring Demon, Kase 2, Eric Haze, Spank, Trap, Kay Slay, Butch, Skeme, Zone, Min One, Cap, Michael Martin
cover Subway Harmonies
2010 movie • 9min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Short, Drama, Music
Directed by Leah Cameron
Written by Peter Murphy
When an old photo dredges up the glamorous life that Mrs Wong, an aging piano teacher could have had as a singer in the Beijing Opera, she joins a busker in song wowing frigid Toronto subway crowds.
Music by John Welsman
Starring Grace Armas, Chloe Cubric, Monica Dottor, Geoff Kahnert, Marvin Karon, Jane Spence, Heidi Tan
cover Sunset on the Desert
1942 movie • 63min
6.2 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Music, Western
Directed by Joseph Kane
Written by Gerald Geraghty
Roy is mistaken for a bad guy expected by the local outlaw gang. He goes undercover to pin the goods on the bad guys. Just as he is about to do so, the real bad guy shows up.
Music by Eddie Cherkose, Darrell Calker, Albert Glasser, Cy Feuer, Leo Erdody
Starring Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Lynne Carver, Frank M. Thomas, Beryl Wallace, Glenn Strange, Douglas Fowley, Fred Burns, Roy Barcroft, Henry Wills, Forrest Taylor, Sons of the Pioneers
cover Swing High, Swing Low
1937 movie • 92min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Directed by Mitchell Leisen
Written by Oscar Hammerstein II, Virginia Van Upp, Walter DeLeonEnglish, Spanish
In Panama, Maggie King meets soldier Skid Johnson on his last day in the army and reluctantly agrees to a date to celebrate...
Music by Ralph Rainger, Victor Young, Phil Boutelje
Starring Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, Charles Butterworth, Jean Dixon, Dorothy Lamour, Harvey Stephens, Cecil Cunningham, Charles Arnt, Franklin Pangborn, Anthony Quinn, Charles Judels, Martha Arcos
cover Symphony in Black: A Rhapsody of Negro Life
1935 movie • 9min
7.6 ★★★★★   <1k   Short, Music
Directed by Fred Waller
Written by Milton Hockey, Fred Rath
Duke Ellington plays his symphonic jazz piece ('A Rhapsody of Negro Life') with his orchestra against slice-of-life background scenes...
Starring Duke Ellington, Duke Ellington Orchestra, Barney Bigard, Billie Holiday, Joe 'Tricky Sam' Nanton, Earl 'Snake Hips' Tucker
cover Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser
1988 movie • 90min
7.7 ★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Charlotte Zwerin
A documentary film about the life of pianist and jazz great Thelonious Monk. Features live performances by Monk and his band, and interviews with friends and family about the offbeat genius.
Music by Dick Hyman
Starring Jimmy Cleveland, Harry Colomby, John Coltrane, Ray Copeland, Nica De Koenigswarter, Tommy Flanagan, Larry Gales, Johnny Griffin, Barry Harris, Bob Jones, Teo Macero, Thelonious Monk Jr.
cover There Is No Authority But Yourself
2006 movie • 64min
7.7 ★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Alexander Oey
Starring Steve Ignorant, Eve Libertine, Penny Rimbaud, Gee Vaucher
cover This Is the Army
1943 movie • 121min
6.0 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Musical, War
Directed by Michael Curtiz
Written by Claude Binyon, Philip G. Epstein, Irving Berlin
In WWI dancer Jerry Jones stages an all-soldier show on Broadway, called Yip Yip Yaphank. Wounded in the war...
Music by Ray Heindorf, Leo F. Forbstein, Max Steiner
Starring George Murphy, Joan Leslie, George Tobias, Alan Hale, Charles Butterworth, Dolores Costello, Una Merkel, Stanley Ridges, Rosemary DeCamp, Ruth Donnelly, Dorothy Peterson, Frances Langford
cover Till the Clouds Roll By
1946 movie • 132min
6.5 ★★★   1k   Biography, Musical
Directed by Richard Whorf, Vincente Minnelli, George Sidney
Written by Jean Holloway, Guy Bolton, George Wells
Biography of songwriter, Broadway pioneer, Jerome Kern. Unable to find immediate success in the USA, Kern sought recognition abroad. He journeyed to England where his dreams of success became real and where he met his future wife Eva.
Music by Conrad Salinger
Starring June Allyson, Lucille Bremer, Judy Garland, Kathryn Grayson, Van Heflin, Lena Horne, Van Johnson, Tony Martin, Dinah Shore, Frank Sinatra, Robert Walker, Gower Champion
cover Tom Waits for No One
1979 movie • 6min
7.3 ★★★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Music, Musical
Directed by John Lamb
Waits sings on the streets.
Starring Tom Waits, Donna Gordon
cover Toot, Whistle, Plunk and Boom
1953 movie • 10min
7.3 ★★★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Music
Directed by Ward Kimball, Charles A. Nichols
Written by Dick Huemer
A crash course on the history of Western musical instruments.
Music by Joseph Dubin
Starring The Mellomen, Loulie Jean Norman, Charlie Parlato, Bill Thompson, Gloria Wood
cover The Toy Shop
1996 video movie • 45min
7.1 ★★★★   <1k   Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Directed by Rick Allen, Garry Blye, Henry Less
Written by Mark Shekter
Locked in a deserted old English toy shop, Katherine and her stuffy cousin Matthew meet some very special friends...
Music by Glenn Morley, Marvin Dolgay
Starring David Blye, Patrick Blye, Alyson Court, Don Francks, Nonnie Griffin, Roland Parliament, James Rankin, Colette Stevenson
cover Trocadero
1944 movie • 74min
6.2 ★★   <1k   Comedy, Music
Directed by William Nigh
Written by Charles F. Chaplin, Garret Holmes, Allan Gale
A newspaper columnist and host of his own national network radio program, interviewing more film personalities on his show than any other commentator...
Music by Jay Chernis
Starring Rosemary Lane, Johnny Downs, Ralph Morgan, Dick Purcell, Sheldon Leonard, Marjorie Manners, Cliff Nazarro, Erskine Johnson, Dave Fleischer, Emmett Vogan, Charles Calvert, Dewey Robinson
cover Troubled Water
2008 movie • 115min
7.6 ★★★★★   4k   Drama, Music
Directed by Erik Poppe
Written by Harald Rosenløw-EegNorwegian, Danish
A man convicted in his teens for killing a child is released on parole. He struggles to build a new life, but his past is uncovered.
Music by Johan Söderqvist
Starring Pål Sverre Hagen, Trine Dyrholm, Ellen Dorrit Petersen, Fredrik Grøndahl, Trond Espen Seim, Angelou Garcia, Henriette Garcia, Terje Strømdahl, Anneke von der Lippe, Frank Kjosås, Jon Vågenes Eriksen, Stig Henrik Hoff
cover Tungijuq
2009 movie • 8min
7.8 ★★★★★   <1k   Animation, Short, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Directed by Félix Lajeunesse, Paul Raphaël
Written by Félix Lajeunesse, Paul Raphaël, Tanya Tagaq
A thought-provoking meditation on the seal-hunt and what it means to the traditional way of life for the Inuit.
Music by Tanya Tagaq, Jesse Zubot
Starring Tanya Tagaq
cover The U.S. vs. John Lennon
2006 movie • 99min
7.4 ★★★★   4k   Documentary, Biography, Music, Romance
Directed by David Leaf, John Scheinfeld
Written by David Leaf, John Scheinfeld
A documentary on the life of , with a focus on the time in his life when he transformed from a musician into an antiwar activist.
Music by Tricia Holloway, Rob Stevens, Jeanne Fay, Jay Faires, Terri DiPaolo
Starring John Lennon, Stew Albert, Tariq Ali, Carl Bernstein, Robin Blackburn, Chris Charlesworth, Noam Chomsky, Walter Cronkite, Mario Cuomo, Angela Davis, John Dean, Felix Dennis
cover The United States of Hoodoo
2012 movie • 100min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Documentary, Biography, Music
Directed by Oliver Hardt
Written by Oliver Hardt, Darius James
A road movie of the soul.
Music by Arto Lindsay
Starring Nick Cave, Darius James, Val Jeanty, Shantrelle P. Lewis, Danny Simmons
cover Until the Light Takes Us
2008 movie • 93min
7.1 ★★★★   3k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Aaron Aites, Audrey Ewell
Interviews and news footage explore the rise of black metal music in Norway in the 1990s, including artists who were involved in suicide, murder and arson.
Starring Fenriz, Varg Vikernes, Øystein Aarseth, Hellhammer, Per Ohlin, Olve Eikemo, Harald Nævdal, Bjarne Melgaard, Bård Eithun, Kristoffer Rygg, Frost, Harmony Korine
cover Wattstax
1973 movie • 103min
7.7 ★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Comedy, Music
Directed by Mel Stuart
Documentary covering a Stax Records-sponsored all-day concert at the 1972 Watts Summer Festival with performances by Stax Records artists such as Isaac Hayes, Rufus Thomas, The Staples Singers, and more.
Music by Gabriel Gradney, Stephen Hart, Wally Heider, Artie King, Ali Adelman
Starring The Dramatics, Singers The Staple, Kim Weston, Jimmy Jones, Rance Allen, The Emotions, William Bell, Louise McCord, Debra Manning, Eric Mercury, Freddy Robinson, Lee Sain
cover Wave Twisters
2001 movie • 46min
7.3 ★★★★   <1k   Animation, Adventure, Musical, Sci-Fi
Directed by Syd Garon, Eric Henry
Written by DJ Q-Bert, Syd Garon, Doug Cunningham
A crew of heroes, cleverly disguised as a team of oral hygenists, is determined to save the lost arts of Hip Hop (B-boying...
Music by DJ Q-Bert
Starring DJ Q-Bert, D-Styles, Flare, Buckethead, Riche-Van Desuasido, DJ Flare
cover The White-haired Girl
1950 movie • 111min
6.5 ★★★   <1k   Drama, Music
Directed by Choui Khoua, Bin Wang
Written by Yusheng Liang, Bin Wang, Choui KhouaMandarin
In the 1930s there lives a poor peasant called Yang Bailao in a remote villageof South China.
Music by Lu Zhang, Wei Qu, Ke Ma
Starring Qiang Chen, Baiwan Li, Hua Tian
cover Why Don't We Do It in the Road?
2012 video movie • 6min
6.4 ★★   <1k   Documentary, Short, Music
Directed by Chris Purcell
A lyrical portrait of one of London's most peculiar tourist attractions - a humble pedestrian crossing in St John's Wood...
Starring Roger McGough
cover X: The Unheard Music
1986 movie • 84min
8.1 ★★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by W.T. Morgan
Written by W.T. Morgan, Christopher Blakely, Everett Greaton
This film is a documentary about the personalities in, and the music of, the early 1980's Los Angeles punk band X...
Starring John Doe, Exene Cervenka, Billy Zoom, D.J. Bonebrake, Ray Manzarek, Rodney Bingenheimer, Brendan Mullen, Frank Gargani, Alizabeth Foley, Denise Zoom, Diana Bonebrake, Bob Biggs
cover Yodok Stories
2008 movie • 83min
7.5 ★★★★★   <1k   Documentary, Music
Directed by Andrzej Fidyk
Written by Torstein Grude, Andrzej FidykKorean, English
Today, more than 200.000 men, women and children are locked up in North Korea's concentration camps...
Starring Jung Sung San
cover tap tap tap
2015 movie • 5min
8.0 ★★★★★★   <1k   Short, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Directed by Theo Taplitz
Written by Theo Taplitz
Suffering from hearing loss, Timmy is about to give up hope when he finds a pair of magic tap shoes hanging in a tree.
Starring Theo Taplitz, Constantine Killas, Roz Moore, Nicholas Taplitz, Daniel Taplitz, Woody Tuttle, Micah Faoro, Molly Tuttle