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The Best PG Musical Movies 

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List of PG musical movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG musical movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG Musical movie of all time is. This list of popular PG musical movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG Musical movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great PG Musical films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG Musical film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

This list is made up of a variety of movies, including Grease and From Justin to Kelly.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best PG musical movies?" and "What are the most famous PG musical movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

Use this list if you're looking for some new musical movies that are rated PG. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great musical movies rated PG, so get out there and start watching.

After you've voted for all your favorites it's fun to share the list with your friends to see how they vote, then check out our list of comedy musicals.

Clint Eastwood and Tom Hanks have both directed a Musical PG film, as have other really creative and talented directors.

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Julie Andrews, James Garner, Alex Karras
Victor Victoria is a 1982 film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and starring Julie Andrews, James Garner, Robert Preston, Lesley Ann Warren, Alex Karras, and John Rhys-Davies. The film was ...more

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#117 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #458 of 1,198 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Timelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Mandy Moore, Ron Perlman, Zachary Levi
Tangled is a 2010 American computer animated musical fantasy-comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Loosely based on the German fairy tale ...more

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#61 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #37 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Timefeaturing Every Song in Tangled, Ranked by Singability

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John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, Amanda Bynes
Hairspray is a 2007 American musical romantic comedy film based on the 2002 Broadway musical of the same name, which in turn was based on John Waters's 1988 comedy film of the same name. Set in ...more

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#31 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #21 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Timefeaturing Every Song in Hairspray, Ranked by Singability

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Amy Adams, Susan Sarandon, Julie Andrews
Enchanted is a 2007 American musical live-action/animated fantasy romantic comedy film, produced by Walt Disney Pictures with New York Academy Barry Sonnenfeld and Josephson Entertainment. ...more

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#52 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #126 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever

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The Nightmare Before Chr... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PG Musical Movies
Paul Reubens, Catherine O'Hara, Danny Elfman
Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas 3D is a 2006 3D version of the 1993 film of the same title directed by Henry Selick and written by Caroline Thompson.

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#22 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #32 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Timefeaturing Every Song in The Nightmare Before Christmas, Ranked by Singability

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Clint Howard, George Sanders, Louis Prima
The Jungle Book is a 1967 American animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions. Inspired by the Rudyard Kipling's book of the same name, it is the 19th animated feature in the Walt Disney ...more

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#27 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #41 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Timefeaturing The Jungle Book Was Originally Written To Prove That White People Are The Superior Race

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John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing
Grease is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy-drama film directed by Randal Kleiser and produced by Paramount Pictures. It is based on Warren Casey and Jim Jacobs' 1971 musical of the same ...more

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#2 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #182 of 599 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Madefeaturing This Disturbing Fan Theory Will Completely Change How You See 'Grease'

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Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Harvey Keitel
Sister Act is a 1992 American musical comedy film directed by Emile Ardolino and written by Joseph Howard, with musical arrangements by Marc Shaiman. It stars Whoopi Goldberg as a lounge singer ...more

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#202 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #271 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Kevin Bacon, John Lithgow
Footloose is a 1984 American musical-drama directed by Herbert Ross. It tells the story of Ren McCormack, an upbeat Chicago teen who moves to a small town in which, as a result of the efforts of ...more

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#1,822 of 3,637 The Greatest Albums of All-Time #13 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songsfeaturing Cut Loose With The Best 'Footloose' Quotes

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Tim Curry, Bernadette Peters, Greta Garbo
Annie is a 1982 American musical comedy-drama film adapted from Broadway musical of the same name by Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin and Thomas Meehan, which in turn is based on Little Orphan ...more

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#21 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #33 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #1,078 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney
Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney White Christmas is a 1954 American musical romantic comedy film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, and Vera-Ellen, loosely based on the 1942 film ...more

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#23 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #1,000 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Sandra Bullock, Michelle Pfeiffer, Val Kilmer
The Prince of Egypt is a 1998 American animated epic musical biblical film and the first traditionally animated film produced and released by DreamWorks Pictures. The film is an adaptation of ...more

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#65 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #52 of 589 The Best Animated Films Everlisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Helen Hunt, Cyndi Lauper
Girls Just Want to Have Fun is a 1985 American romantic comedy dance film directed by Alan Metter and starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Helen Hunt. For many years, Comedy Central, Lifetime, USA ...more

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#408 of 625 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #356 of 803 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made

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Robin Williams, Linda Hunt, Dennis Franz
Popeye is a 1980 American musical comedy film, directed by Robert Altman and is a live-action film adaptation of E. C. Segar's Thimble Theatre aka Popeye comic strip. It stars Robin Williams as ...more

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#200 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #26 of 119 The Most Rewatchable Movie Musicals #48 of 100 The Greatest Kids Movies of the 1980s

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Liza Minnelli, Michael York, Joel Grey
Cabaret is a 1972 musical film directed by Bob Fosse and starring Liza Minnelli, Michael York and Joel Grey. The film is set in Berlin during the Weimar Republic in 1931, under the ominous ...more

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#16 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Timefeaturing The Best Cabaret Bands/Artistslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Diana Rigg, Nicola Stapleton, Billy Barty
Snow White is a 1987 American musical/fantasy film based on the classic fairytale and released as part of the "Cannon Movie Tales" series. The film was released straight to video. In ...more
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Irene Cara, Philip Michael Thomas, Lonette McKee
Sparkle is a 1976 American film directed by Sam O'Steen and released by Warner Bros. Pictures. Inspired by The Supremes, Sparkle is a period film set in Harlem, New York during the late 1950s ...more
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Teller, Joel Grey, Joey McIntyre
The Fantasticks is a 1995 musical film directed by Michael Ritchie. The screenplay by Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt is based on their record-breaking off-Broadway production of the same name, ...more
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Jim Carrey, Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum
Earth Girls Are Easy is a 1988 American musical romantic comedy film directed by Julien Temple and stars Geena Davis, Julie Brown, Jeff Goldblum, Damon Wayans, and Jim Carrey. The plot is based ...more

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#876 of 1,198 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #319 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked

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Clint Howard, Dick Miller, Mary Woronov
Rock 'n' Roll High School is a 1979 musical comedy film produced by Roger Corman, directed by Allan Arkush, and starring P. J. Soles, Vince Van Patten, and Clint Howard. The film featured the ...more

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#210 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #438 of 591 The Best '70s Movies #59 of 202 The Best Comedy Movies of the 1970s

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Tina Turner, Jack Nicholson, Elton John
Tommy is a 1975 British musical fantasy film based upon The Who's 1969 rock opera album Tommy. It was directed by Ken Russell and featured a star-studded cast, including the band members ...more

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#122 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #207 of 591 The Best '70s Movies

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Nancy Allen, Dick Miller, Wendie Jo Sperber
I Wanna Hold Your Hand is a 1978 comedy film directed and co-written by Robert Zemeckis, which takes its name from the 1963 song of the same name by The Beatles. It was produced and co-written ...more

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#135 of 202 The Best Comedy Movies of the 1970s #168 of 206 The Best Comedies Rated PG

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Alicia Witt, William H. Macy, Terrence Howard
Mr. Holland's Opus is a 1995 American drama film directed by Stephen Herek, produced by Ted Field, Robert W. Cort, and Michael Nolin, and written by Patrick Sheane Duncan. It stars Richard ...more

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#12 of 205 The Best Movies About Music #93 of 173 Movies That Should Be Made Into Broadway Musicals

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Frozen 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PG Musical Movies
Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad
Frozen 2 is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy film directed by Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee.

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#152 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #534 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever #78 of 87 Animated Movies That Make You Cry the Most

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Judy Garland, Amanda Blake, Laurindo Almeida
A Star Is Born is a 1954 American musical film written by Moss Hart, starring Judy Garland and James Mason, and directed by George Cukor. Hart's screenplay was an adaptation of the original 1937 ...more

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