Showing sad movies for tag "musical"

Les Misérables (2012)
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Les Misérables (2012)

Tom Hooper

Jean Valjean, known as Prisoner 24601, is released from prison and breaks parole to create a new life for himself while evading the grip of the persistent Inspector Javert. Set in post-revolutionary France, the story reaches resolution against the background of the June Rebellion.... [Read More]

Tags: Tom Hooper, Drama, Musical, Romance
Pink Floyd The Wall
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Pink Floyd The Wall

Alan Parker

The movie tells the story of rock singer "Pink" who is sitting in his hotel room in Los Angeles, burnt out from the music business and only able to perform on stage with the help of drugs. Based on the 1979 double album "The Wall" by Pink Floyd, the film begins in Pink's youth where he is crushed by the love of his mother. Several years later he is punished... [Read More]

Tags: Alan Parker, Musical
Amadeus
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Amadeus

Milos Forman

Antonio Salieri believes that Mozart's music is divine. He wishes he was himself as good a musician as Mozart so that he can praise the Lord through composing. But he can't understand why God favored Mozart, such a vulgar creature, to be his instrument. Salieri's envy has made him an enemy of God whose greatness was evident in Mozart. He is set to take revenge.... [Read More]

Tags: Musical, Drama, History, Death
An American Tail
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An American Tail

Don Bluth

Fievel is a young Russian mouse separated from his parents on the way to America, a land they think is without cats. When he arrives alone in the New World, he keeps up hope, searching for his family, making new friends, and running and dodging the cats he thought he'd be rid off.... [Read More]

Tags: Animation, Drama, Adventure, Musical
Moulin Rouge!
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Moulin Rouge!

Baz Luhrmann

In 1900, Christian, an impoverished writer who has come from England the year before, types his story: he arrived in Montmartre and fell in with Toulouse-Lautrec and Bohemians who believe in freedom, truth, beauty, and love. They want to sell a show to the Moulin Rouge, and its impresario wants a backer so he can build a proper theatre. He's plying a duke, who wants exclusive access to the favors... [Read More]

Tags: Musical, Love, Death, Sad, Pain
Beaches
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Beaches

Garry Marshall

When the New York child performer CC Bloom and San Fransisco rich kid Hillary meet in a holiday resort in Atlantic City, it marks the start of a lifetime friendship between them. The two keep in touch through letters for a number of years until Hillary, now a successful lawyer moves to New York to stay with struggling singer CC. The movie shows the various stages of their friendship and... [Read More]

Tags: Drama, Musical