Mamma Mia was released in 2008 and turned out as a decent musical movie because of its catchy musical tracks were loved by everybody. The movie had Merly Streep in the lead role which also contributed to the fact that it emerged as a hit movie in the Hollywood with audience singing along and clapping. The movie was shot at picturesque locations.
Released in 2005, The Producers had Nathan Lane and Matthew Brodrick in the lead role. The movie featured use of bright colors which is one of the characteristics of classic musical movies. Its story and concept was miles apart from the musicals released before it. It is a funny movie with good songs. Indeed it is one of the most underrated musical movies of all times.
Les Miserables is an emotional musical movie which was released in 2012. Under the direction of Tom Hooper, the movie featured live songs sung by actors instead of pre recording them. This helped the movie in registering itself in the list of most successful musical movies ever made. The movie had some of the popular actors and actresses such as Hugh Jackman and Anna Hathaway playing lead roles.
Once is a simple musical movie which made for itself through its simplicity and soulful soundtracks. It was released in 2006 and began as a small Irish Indie movie. Soon it came to bigger screens and was loved by audience. It is a story of two individuals expressing themselves through songs. The movie has all the elements to make it one of the best musical movies ever made.
Unlike the musical movies released prior to it, Pitch Perfect was not an adapted version of any old musical movie but it had original story which made it one of the most popular musical movie ever made. It was a fun filled movie which has something for every generation. With decent, meaningful soundtracks and original script, the movie was far better than the expectations of the audience.