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The Best Movies About Singing

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List Criteria: Films about singers and singing. Vote up the best singing movies.

Filmgoers absolutely love movies about singers, whether fictional or based on real events. Is there anything better than a great movie about music and singing? Some of the most popular movies these days feature singing and dancing. What are the best movies about singing? Vote up the best films below and see where your favorites rank!
 
The movies on this list all have glorious singing in them. Many have been top box office hits that have inspired viewers and given them an intimate look at the tragic lives of different famous singers, the challenges they faced and how they overcame them. Other movies featured here are completely fictional and discuss various topics, from being a famous rock star to forming a band and spending an entire lifetime trying to make it big.
 
This list features the best singing movies including, Almost Famous, High School Musical, Crazy Heart, Ray, Walk the Line, Dreamgirls, The Blues Brothers, Across the Universe, Pitch Perfect, The Doors, August Rush, and 8 Mile. Vote up the best films about singing below or add one you love to sing along with that isn't already on the list.
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    Pitch Perfect is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Anna Kendrick, Elizabeth Banks, Brittany Snow

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    Coyote Ugly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Tyra Banks, John Goodman, Maria Bello

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    Walk the Line is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Reese Witherspoon, Joaquin Phoenix, Ginnifer Goodwin

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    Moulin Rouge! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Nicole Kidman, Ozzy Osbourne, Kylie Minogue

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    Almost Famous is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Zooey Deschanel, Kate Hudson, Anna Paquin

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    Selena is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Jennifer Lopez, Constance Marie, Edward James Olmos

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    8 Mile is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Eminem, Kim Basinger, Brittany Murphy

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    The Blues Brothers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Steven Spielberg

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    Coal Miner’s Daughter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Coal Miner’s Daughter

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    La Bamba is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Lou Diamond Phillips, Joe Pantoliano, Brian Setzer

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    Dreamgirls is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy, Jamie Foxx

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    What’s Love Got to Do With It is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    What’s Love Got to Do With It

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    High School Musical is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron

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    Chicago is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Catherine Zeta-Jones, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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    August Rush is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Robin Williams, Keri Russell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

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    High School Musical 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Miley Cyrus, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale

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    Ray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx, Terrence Howard

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    The Doors is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Meg Ryan, Val Kilmer, Kelly Hu

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    Crazy Heart is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Colin Farrell, Jeff Bridges, Maggie Gyllenhaal

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    Woodstock is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Pete Townshend

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    The Buddy Holly Story is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Gary Busey, Buddy Miles, Paul Mooney

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    Across the Universe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Salma Hayek, Evan Rachel Wood, Bono

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    Country Strong is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Leighton Meester, Tim McGraw

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    Inside Llewyn Davis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Justin Timberlake, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman

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    That Thing You Do! is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Charlize Theron, Tom Hanks, Liv Tyler

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    Singles is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Paul Giamatti, Eddie Vedder, Chris Cornell

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    The Last Waltz is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies About Singing
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    Superstar: The Karen Carpenter... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Rob LaBelle, Michael Edwards

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    Rock Star is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    Jennifer Aniston, Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Hunter

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    Glastonbury is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies About Singing
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    Absolute Beginners is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

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    David Bowie, Sade Adu, Ray Davies

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    LoudQUIETloud: A Film About th... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies About Singing

    LoudQUIETloud: A Film About the Pixies Black Francis, Kim Deal, Joey Santiago

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