Category Archives: Musical

Encanto (2021)

Directors: Jared Bush & Byron Howard (Co-directed by Chaise Castro Smith) Writers: Chaise Castro Smith & Jared Bush (Story by Jared Bush & Byron Howard & Chaise Castro Smith & Jason Hand & Nancy Kruse & Lin-Manuel Miranda)

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West Side Story (2021)

Director: Steven Spielberg Writer: Tony Kushner (Based on the musical by Jerome Robbins & Leonard Bernstein & Stephen Sondheim & Arthur Laurents) West Side Story is probably my favorite movie musical and Spielberg knocked this new one out of the … Continue reading

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tick, tick…BOOM!

Director: Lin-Manuel Miranda Writer: Steven Levenson (Based on the musical by Jonathan Larson)

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Elvis (1979)

Director: John Carpenter Writer: Anthony Lawrence Pretty good TV movie. First time Carpenter and Russell worked together.

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Woodstock 99: Peace, Love, and Rage

Director: Garret Price

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Streets of Fire (1984)

Director: Walter Hill Writers: Walter Hill & Larry Gross This movie rules!

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In the Heights (2021)

Director: Jon M. Chu Writer: Quiara Alegria Hudes (Based on the musical stage play by Quiara Alegria Hudes & Lin-Manuel Miranda) Saw this in IMAX. Delightful!

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The Lure (2015)

Director: Agnieszka Smoczynska Writer: Robert Bolesto

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I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)

Director: Robert Zemeckis Writers: Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale

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The Princess and the Frog (2009)

Directors:┬áJohn Musker & Ron Clements Writers: John Musker & Ron Clements and Rob Edwards (Story by John Musker & Ron Clements and Greg Erb & Jason Oremland) (Based on “The Frog Princess” by E.D. Baker)

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