film The Best Movies About Singing  

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List Rules 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 Anna Kendrick, Elizabeth Banks, Brittany Snow

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Coyote Ugly Tyra Banks, John Goodman, Maria Bello

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Walk the Line Reese Witherspoon, Joaquin Phoenix, Ginnifer Goodwin

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Moulin Rouge! Nicole Kidman, Ozzy Osbourne, Kylie Minogue

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8 Mile Eminem, Kim Basinger, Brittany Murphy

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Almost Famous Zooey Deschanel, Kate Hudson, Anna Paquin

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Coal Miner’s Daughter

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Selena Jennifer Lopez, Constance Marie, Edward James Olmos

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Chicago Catherine Zeta-Jones, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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Ray Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx, Terrence Howard

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Dreamgirls Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy, Jamie Foxx

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La Bamba Lou Diamond Phillips, Joe Pantoliano, Brian Setzer

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August Rush Robin Williams, Keri Russell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

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High School Musical Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron

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The Blues Brothers Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Steven Spielberg

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What’s Love Got to Do With It

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Woodstock Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Pete Townshend

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High School Musical 2 Miley Cyrus, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale

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The Doors Meg Ryan, Val Kilmer, Kelly Hu

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That Thing You Do! Charlize Theron, Tom Hanks, Liv Tyler

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Across the Universe Salma Hayek, Evan Rachel Wood, Bono

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The Buddy Holly Story Gary Busey, Buddy Miles, Paul Mooney

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Crazy Heart Colin Farrell, Jeff Bridges, Maggie Gyllenhaal

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Singles Paul Giamatti, Eddie Vedder, Chris Cornell

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Inside Llewyn Davis Justin Timberlake, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman

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Absolute Beginners David Bowie, Sade Adu, Ray Davies

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Country Strong Gwyneth Paltrow, Leighton Meester, Tim McGraw

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Rock Star Jennifer Aniston, Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Hunter

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Glastonbury Björk

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Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story Rob LaBelle, Michael Edwards

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