Most Popular Musical Movies Of All Time. #23 Is Awesome!

Musical Movies

December 13th, 2016   |   Updated on February 23rd, 2024

We, human being, need romance, action, drama, comedy  and thrill from adrenaline. What’s wrong that after a long day at the office, if we want to watch musical movies on Amazon just from the comfort of our living rooms.

Here is a list of most popular musical movies you must watch.

1. Moana (2016)

A sweeping, CG-animated adventure about a spirited teenager who sails out on a daring mission to prove herself a master wayfinder and fulfill her ancestors’ unfinished quest. During her journey, Moana meets the once-mighty demi-god Maui, and together, they traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous fiery creatures and impossible odds.In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the demigod to set things right.

2. Trolls (2016)

Trolls-Musical Movies

Poppy, the optimistic leader of the Trolls, and her polar opposite, Branch must embark on an adventure that takes them far beyond the only world they’ve ever known. After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends.

3. La La Land (2016)

La La Land-Musical Movies

The story of Mia, an aspiring actress, and Sebastian, a dedicated jazz musician, struggling to make ends meet while pursuing their dreams in a city known for destroying hopes and breaking hearts. With modern day Los Angeles as the backdrop, this musical about everyday life explores what is more important.

4. The Polar Express (2004)

The Polar Express-Musical Movies

A young boy embarks on an extraordinary journey to the North Pole. Little does he know that this journey will change his life in a way he never imagined.A young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. During his adventure he learns about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.

5. White Christmas (1954)

This Christmas classic starring Bing Crosby is a romantic tale that takes place in a Vermont lodge- where it is almost always, a “White Christmas.” A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.

6. The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

The Wizard of Oz-Musical Movies

A young Kansas girl who dreams of a better life “somewhere over the rainbow” is caught in the eye of a tornado and lands in the fantasy world of Oz. Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home.

7. Frozen (2013)

Frozen-Musical Movies

Anna sets out on a journey with an iceman, Kristoff, and his reindeer, Sven, in order to find her sister, Elsa, who with the help of her powers mistakenly converts everything into ice. When the newly crowned Queen Elsa accidentally uses her power to turn things into ice to curse her home in infinite winter, her sister, Anna, teams up with a mountain man, his playful reindeer, and a snowman to change the weather condition.

8. Enchanted (2007)

Enchanted-Musical Movies

Princess Giselle is banished from her kingdom by her lover’s evil stepmother. She is then transported to the real world where she meets a lawyer and finds herself falling for him. A princess, who is prepared to be wed, is sent away to New York by an evil queen, where she falls in love with a lawyer.

9. Miserables (2012)

Miserables-Musical Movies

A prisoner flees from captivity and changes his life. Years later, he is the caretaker of a young girl but his past comes back to catch up with him.In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker’s daughter. The decision changes their lives forever.

10. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

Jack Skellington, a being from Halloween Town, finds Christmas Town and is instantly enchanted. The situation becomes riveting when his obsession with Christmas leads him to abduct Santa Claus. Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn’t quite understand the concept. Check this out

11. Tangled (2010)

Tangled-Musical Movies

Rapunzel, an innocent, young girl, is locked up by her overly protective mother. Her wish to escape into the world outside finally comes true when she meets the good-hearted thief, Flynn. The magically long-haired Rapunzel has spent her entire life in a tower, but now that a runaway thief has stumbled upon her, she is about to discover the world for the first time, and who she really is.

12. Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory (1971)


A factory owner gives 5 children a chance to win a lifetime supply of sweets. Charlie, along with four odious children enter the factory. Disasters befall each of the children. Will Charlie survive? Charlie receives a golden ticket to a factory, his sweet tooth wants going into the lushing candy, it turns out there’s an adventure in everything.

13. Hairspray (2007)

Hairspray-Musical Movies

Tracy emerges from being an overweight teenager to a television superstar. Her journey is however interrupted when she becomes a victim of racial discrimination and decides to fight back. Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.

14. Beauty And The Beast (1991)

Beauty and the Beast-Musical Movies

Belle, a beautiful young woman, agrees to live with the Beast in exchange for the return of her abducted father. Soon, Belle discovers that her hideous captor is actually an enchanted prince. Belle, whose father is imprisoned by the Beast, offers herself instead, unaware her captor to be an enchanted prince.

15. The Lion King (1994)

The Lion King-Musical Movies

Arvind is an honest guy who gets a job in the city. When he’s falsely accused of bribing a cop and punished by the court, he comes up with a systematic plan to avenge himself against a corrupt system. Lion cub and future king Simba searches for his identity. His eagerness to please others and penchant for testing his boundaries sometimes gets him into trouble.

16. Into The Woods (2014)

Into the Woods-Musical Movies

A baker and his wife want to have a child but cannot do so as they are cursed by a witch. The witch offers to lift the curse if the couple can get her four objects she desperately needs. A witch tasks a childless baker and his wife with procuring magical items from classic fairy tales to reverse the curse put on their family tree.

17. The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)

A flat tire leaves Brad and Janet stranded on a stormy night. They experience strange incidents when they seek shelter in a nearby castle belonging to Frank Furter, an eccentric transvestite. A newly engaged couple have a breakdown in an isolated area and must pay a call to the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter.

18. Grease (1978)

Grease-Musical Movies

While vacationing in Australia, Danny and Sandy indulge in a passionate love affair with each other. They part ways believing they will not see each other again but fate has other plans. Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they’re now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance.

19. The Blues Brothers (1980)

The Blues Brothers-Musical Movies

Jake and Elwood Blues endeavor to raise $5,000 for their childhood parrish by putting their old band back together uand taking their show on the road. While touring, they manage to wreak havoc on the entire city of Chicago and much of the midwest. Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised.

20. The Phantom Of The Opera (2004)

The Phantom of the Opera-Musical Movies

A disfigured musical genius, hidden away in the Paris Opera House, terrorizes the opera company for the unwitting benefit of a young protege whom he trains and is in love with. A young soprano becomes the obsession of a disfigured musical genius who lives beneath the Paris Opera House.

21. Pete’s Dragon (1977)

Pete's Dragon-Musical Movies

A lighthouse keeper’s daughter befriends a runaway orphan and his playmate, a great green dragon. An orphan boy and his magical dragon come to town with his abusive adoptive parents in pursuit.

22. The Sound Of Music (1965)

The Sound of Music-Musical Movies

In the early 20th century, Maria, an aspiring nun, is sent as a governess to take care of seven motherless children. Soon her jovial, loving nature tames their hearts, including their father’s. A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a Naval officer widower.

23. Aladdin (1992)

Aladdin, an urchin, falls in love with Princess Jasmine. He cannot marry her as she can only marry a prince. He finds a magic lamp that turns him into a prince, but first he must face the evil Jafar. When a street urchin vies for the love of a beautiful princess, he uses a genie’s magic power to make himself off as a prince in order to marry her.

24. The Little Mermaid (1989)

The Little Mermaid-Musical Movies

Ursula, the sea witch, makes a devious deal with princess Ariel for her to meet Eric, the human prince she loves. Unaware of her intentions and carried away in love, Ariel lands up in major trouble. A mermaid princess makes a Faustian bargain with an unscrupulous sea-witch in order to meet a human prince on land.

25. Chicago (2002)

Chicago-Musical Movies

Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.Nightclub sensation Velma kills her philandering husband. Chicago’s adroit lawyer Billy Flynn is set to become her defence lawyer. Billy also defends Roxie, who is accused of murder.

Source: imdb.com