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AFI's Greatest Movie Musicals


Part of the AFI 100 Years… series, AFI's Greatest Movie Musicals is a list of the top musicals in American cinema. The list was unveiled by the American Film Institute at the Hollywood Bowl on September 3, 2006. Unlike most of the previous lists, it only includes 25 winners and was not presented in a televised program.

The list

# Film Year Studio
1 Singin' in the Rain 1952 MGM
2 West Side Story 1961 United Artists
3 The Wizard of Oz 1939 MGM
4 The Sound of Music 1965 20th Century Fox
5 Cabaret 1972 Allied Artists
6 Mary Poppins 1964 Disney
7 A Star Is Born 1954 Warner Bros.
8 My Fair Lady 1964 Warner Bros.
9 An American in Paris 1951 MGM
10 Meet Me in St. Louis 1944 MGM
11 The King and I 1956 20th Century Fox
12 Chicago 2002 Miramax
13 42nd Street 1933 Warner Bros.
14 All That Jazz 1979 20th Century Fox
15 Top Hat 1935 RKO
16 Funny Girl 1968 Columbia
17 The Band Wagon 1953 MGM
18 Yankee Doodle Dandy 1942 Warner Bros.
19 On the Town 1949 MGM
20 Grease 1978 Paramount
21 Seven Brides for Seven Brothers 1954 MGM
22 Beauty and the Beast 1991 Disney
23 Guys and Dolls 1955 MGM
24 Show Boat 1936 Universal
25 Moulin Rouge! 2001 20th Century Fox

External links

  • AFI's 100 Years of Musicals
  • List of the 180 nominated musicals.
  • List of the 25 winning musicals.
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