Movies/Musicals you gotta watch so you can call yourself a theatre kid

Includes movies that are adapted into musicals.

There are 32 music films in this list.

  • High School Musical
  • Hairspray
  • Funny Face
  • Newsies
  • Broadway Melody of 1940
  • Meet Me in St. Louis
  • On the Town
  • 42nd Street
  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch
  • Wicked
  • Shrek the Musical
  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
  • Newsies: The Broadway Musical
  • The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall
  • The Wiz
  • The Last Five Years
  • Fame
  • Cabaret
  • Jersey Boys
  • Cats
  • Once
  • Sweet Charity
  • Annie Get Your Gun
  • Bye Bye Birdie
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Oliver!
  • The Band Wagon
  • A Chorus Line
  • An American in Paris
  • The Music Man
  • The Sound of Music
  • Hello, Dolly!