Best Music Movies of 1991

1.

The Commitments

5.4
7.6/10 IMDB

Jimmy Rabbitte, just a tick out of school, gets a brilliant idea: to put a soul band together in Barrytown, his slum home in north Dublin. First he needs musicians and singers: things slowly start to click when he finds three fine-voiced females virtually in his back yard, a lead singer (Deco) at a wedding, and, responding to his ad, an aging trumpet player, Joey "The Lips" Fagan.

Starring: Robert Arkins, Michael Aherne, Angeline Ball, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Dave Finnegan, Bronagh Gallagher, Glen Hansard, Félim Gormley, Johnny Murphy, Dick Massey ..
Directed by: Alan Parker
Release date: 1991-08-14
2.

The Doors

5.2
7.2/10 IMDB

The story of the famous and influential 1960s rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison.

Starring: Val Kilmer, Meg Ryan, Kyle MacLachlan, Frank Whaley, Kevin Dillon, Michael Wincott, Michael Madsen, Josh Evans, Costas Mandylor, Dennis Burkley ..
Directed by: Oliver Stone
Release date: 1991-03-01
3.

Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

Amiable slackers Bill and Ted are once again roped into a fantastical adventure when De Nomolos, a villain from the future, sends evil robot duplicates of the two lads to terminate and replace them. The robot doubles actually succeed in killing Bill and Ted, but the two are determined to escape the afterlife, challenging the Grim Reaper to a series of games in order to return to the land of the living.

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter, George Carlin, William Sadler, Joss Ackland, Pam Grier, Amy Stoch, Jim Martin, Hal Landon Jr., Annette Azcuy ..
Directed by: Peter Hewitt
Release date: 1991-07-19
Best Music Movies of 1991 : Into the Woods
4.

Into the Woods

4.3
8.6/10 IMDB

A collection of fairy tale characters head into the woods, and soon learn that fairy tales don't end at "happily ever after." This rendition of Stephen Sondheim's Tony Award-winning musical was recorded on the stage with it's original all-star Broadway cast. Originally broadcast as part of "American Playhouse" on PBS (season ten, episode one).

Starring: Bernadette Peters, Chip Zien, Joanna Gleason, Tom Aldredge, Chuck Wagner, Philip Hoffman, Kim Crosby, Danielle Ferland, Robert Westenberg, Ben Wright ..
Directed by: James Lapine
Release date: 1991-03-15
Best Music Movies of 1991 : Michael Jackson: Black or White
5.

Michael Jackson: Black or White

4.3
8.0/10 IMDB

Michael Jackson's video accompanied with the single "Black or White".

Starring: Michael Jackson, Macaulay Culkin, George Wendt, Tess Harper, Glen Chin, Tyra Banks, Khrystyne Haje, Jeffrey Anderson-Gunter, Cree Summer, John Landis ..
Directed by: John Landis
Release date: 1991-11-14
6.

Madonna: Truth or Dare

4.0
6.4/10 IMDB

From the rain of Japan, through threats of arrest for 'public indecency' in Canada, and a birthday tribute to her father in Detroit, this documentary follows Madonna on her 1990 'Blond Ambition' concert tour. Filmed in black and white, with the concert pieces in glittering MTV color, it is an intimate look at the work of the music performer, from a prayer circle with the dancers before each performance to bed games with the dance troupe afterwards.

Starring: Madonna, Al Pacino, Kevin Costner, Antonio Banderas, Donna DeLory, Warren Beatty, Niki Haris, Luis Camacho, Herb Ritts, Jose Xtravaganza ..
Directed by: Alek Keshishian, Mark Aldo Miceli
Release date: 1991-05-10
7.

Rock-A-Doodle

3.9
6.1/10 IMDB

Chanticleer is a foolhardy farm rooster who believes his crows can actually make the sun come up and shine. When the sun rises one morning without Chanticleer's crow, he leaves the farm in disgrace and runs off to become a rock 'n' roll singer. But in his absence, a sinister, sunshine-hating owl prepares to take over.

Starring: Glen Campbell, Eddie Deezen, Toby Scott Ganger, Kathryn Holcomb, Christopher Plummer, Phil Harris, Stan Ivar, Jack Angel, Ellen Greene, Charles Nelson Reilly ..
Directed by: Gary Goldman, Don Bluth
Release date: 1991-08-02
Best Music Movies of 1991 : The Five Heartbeats
8.

The Five Heartbeats

3.9
7.6/10 IMDB

In the early 1960s, a quintet of hopeful, young African-American men form an amateur vocal group called The Five Heartbeats. After an initially rocky start, the group improves, turns pro, and rises to become a top flight music sensation. Along the way, however, the guys learn many hard lessons about the reality of the music industry.

Starring: Robert Townsend, Michael Wright, Leon, Harry Lennix, Tico Wells, Diahann Carroll, Harold Nicholas, John Canada Terrell, Hawthorne James, Roy Fegan ..
Directed by: Robert Townsend
Release date: 1991-03-29
Best Music Movies of 1991 : Sinéad O'Connor: The Year Of The Horse
9.

Sinéad O'Connor: The Year Of The Horse

3.9
8.5/10 IMDB

Recorded live at "Forest National", Brussels (Belgium), on 29th October 1990 and "Ahoy Sport Paleis", Rotterdam (Netherlands), on 30th October 1990. Tracklist 1 Feel So Different 6:19 2 The Emperor's New Clothes 4:41 3 I Want Your (Hands On Me) 4:14 4 Three Babies 4:58 5 Black Boys On Mopeds 3:40 6 Irish Ways 3:59 7 I Am Stretched On Your Grave 5:01 8 The Last Day Of Our Acquaintance 5:50 9 Nothing Compares 2 U 5:45 10 Jump In The River 5:15 11 Jerusalem 4:16 12 Troy 6:06

Starring: Sinéad O'Connor ..
Directed by: Sophie Muller
Release date: 1991-07-16
Best Music Movies of 1991 : The Josephine Baker Story
10.

The Josephine Baker Story

3.9
7.1/10 IMDB

Biography of the African-American who became a major performer in the Paris cabarets of the 1920s and 1930s. The film follows her life beginning as a struggling performer in 1917 St. Louis, her frustrations leading to her move to France, and follows to her death in 1975. Written by John Sacksteder

Starring: Lynn Whitfield, Rubén Blades, David Dukes, Louis Gossett Jr., Craig T. Nelson, Kene Holliday, Vivian Bonnell, Debbie Javor, Kene Holiday ..
Directed by: Brian Gibson
Release date: 1991-03-16

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