Best Music Movies of 1998

1.

The Prince of Egypt

6.0
7.1/10 IMDB

This is the extraordinary tale of two brothers named Moses and Ramses, one born of royal blood, and one an orphan with a secret past. Growing up the best of friends, they share a strong bond of free-spirited youth and good-natured rivalry. But the truth will ultimately set them at odds, as one becomes the ruler of the most powerful empire on earth, and the other the chosen leader of his people! Their final confrontation will forever change their lives and the world.

Starring: Val Kilmer, Ralph Fiennes, Patrick Stewart, Michelle Pfeiffer, Sandra Bullock, Jeff Goldblum, Danny Glover, Helen Mirren, Steve Martin, Martin Short ..
Directed by: Brenda Chapman, Steve Hickner, Simon Wells
Release date: 1998-12-16
2.

SLC Punk

5.4
7.4/10 IMDB

Two former geeks become 1980s punks, then party and go to concerts while deciding what to do with their lives.

Starring: Matthew Lillard, Michael A. Goorjian, Annabeth Gish, Til Schweiger, Jason Segel, Devon Sawa, James Duval, Summer Phoenix, Christopher McDonald, Chiara Barzini ..
Directed by: James Merendino
Release date: 1998-09-24
3.

Velvet Goldmine

5.1
7.0/10 IMDB

Almost a decade has elapsed since Bowiesque glam-rock superstar Brian Slade escaped the spotlight of the London scene. Now, investigative journalist Arthur Stuart is on assignment to uncover the truth behind the enigmatic Slade. Stuart, himself forged by the music of the 1970s, explores the larger-than-life stars who were once his idols and what has become of them since the turn of the new decade.

Starring: Ewan McGregor, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Christian Bale, Janet McTeer, Toni Collette, Eddie Izzard, Emily Woof, Michael Feast, Micko Westmoreland, Alastair Cumming ..
Directed by: Todd Haynes
Release date: 1998-10-23
4.

A Night at the Roxbury

4.7
6.2/10 IMDB

Despite being well into adulthood, brothers Doug and Steve Butabi still live at home and work in the flower shop owned by their dad. They exist only to hit on women at discos, though they're routinely unsuccessful until a chance run-in with Richard Grieco gets them inside the swank Roxbury club. Mistaken for high rollers, they meet their dream women, Vivica and Cambi, and resolve to open a club of their own.

Starring: Will Ferrell, Chris Kattan, Michael Clarke Duncan, Elisa Donovan, Gigi Rice, Jennifer Coolidge, Eva Mendes, Richard Grieco, Loni Anderson, Dan Hedaya ..
Directed by: John Fortenberry
Release date: 1998-10-01
5.

Cats

4.5
7.4/10 IMDB

Cats is a pop-cultural phenomenon that has been performed on stage for more than 50 million patrons in 26 countries for almost 18 years, resulting in more than two billion dollars in ticket sales. Now that Cats has finally made it to the small screen, attention must be paid not just by fans of this critic-proof show, but also by those entertainment mavens who have somehow avoided it until now.

Starring: Elaine Paige, John Mills, Rosemarie Ford, James Barron, Aeva May, Susan Jane Tanner, Veerle Casteleyn, Jacob Brent, Drew Varley, Michael Gruber ..
Directed by: David Mallet
Release date: 1998-10-05
6.

54

4.3
5.8/10 IMDB

Shane, a Jersey boy with big dreams, crosses the river in hopes of finding a more exciting life at Studio 54. When Steve Rubell, the mastermind behind the infamous disco, plucks Shane from the sea of faces clamoring to get inside his club, Shane not only gets his foot in the door, but lands a coveted job behind the bar – and a front-row seat at the most legendary party on the planet.

Starring: Ryan Phillippe, Salma Hayek, Breckin Meyer, Mike Myers, Neve Campbell, Sherry Stringfield, Sela Ward, Daniel Lapaine, Erika Alexander, Heather Matarazzo ..
Directed by: Mark Christopher
Release date: 1998-08-28
Best Music Movies of 1998 : Metallica: Cunning Stunts
7.

Metallica: Cunning Stunts

4.1
8.3/10 IMDB

Cunning Stunts is a concert video by heavy metal band Metallica released in 1998. It was released in DVD and VHS formats. The title is also a spoonerism of the term Stunning Cunts. The DVD features concert footage, band interviews, a documentary, behind the scenes footage and a photo gallery consisting of approximately 1,000 photos. Three of the performances feature multiple angles. During the performance of the song "Enter Sandman", the entire stage is set to appear to collapse and explode, with pyrotechnics and a technician (referred to in the extras as the "Burning Dude") who runs across the stage while on fire, as another technician swings overhead. This is also one of the only Metallica concerts that didn't feature "Ecstasy of Gold" as a intro.

Starring: James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, Jason Newsted ..
Directed by: Wayne Isham
Release date: 1998-12-08
Best Music Movies of 1998 : D'Unbelievables D'Telly
8.

D'Unbelievables D'Telly

4.1
8.3/10 IMDB

Irish Comedy Starring Jon Kenny & Pat Shortt

Starring: Pat Shortt, Jon Kenny, Risteard Cassidy, Joe Dolan, Eamonn O'Conner, The Cow ..
Directed by: Tommy McArdle
Release date: 1998-01-01
9.

The Temptations

4.1
8.4/10 IMDB

The true story of The Temptations, the Soul vocal group of the 1960s, as seen from the viewpoint of the last surviving member, Otis Williams. Beginning from their humble origins in the late 50s and continuing through the 90s and the deaths of the other 4 members.

Release date: 1998-11-01
10.

Dance with Me

4.1
5.9/10 IMDB

Young Cuban Rafael just buried his mother, and comes to Houston to meet his father John for the first time. The difficult part is that John doesn't know he is Rafael's father. John runs a dance studio, and everyone prepares for the World Open Dance championship in Las Vegas. It soon becomes clear Rafael is a very good dancer, and Ruby is the biggest hope for the studio at the championship.

Starring: Vanessa Williams, Chayanne, Kris Kristofferson, Joan Plowright, Jane Krakowski, Beth Grant, Victor Marcel ..
Directed by: Randa Haines
Release date: 1998-08-21

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