Best Music Movies of 2006

1.

Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

In Venice Beach, naive Midwesterner JB bonds with local slacker KG and they form the rock band Tenacious D. Setting out to become the world's greatest band is no easy feat, so they set out to steal what could be the answer to their prayers... a magical guitar pick housed in a rock-and-roll museum some 300 miles away.

Starring: Jack Black, Kyle Gass, Ronnie James Dio, Tim Robbins, Meat Loaf, Ben Stiller, Dave Grohl, JR Reed, Paul F. Tompkins, Troy Gentile ..
Directed by: Liam Lynch
Release date: 2006-11-22
2.

Take the Lead

4.9
6.6/10 IMDB

A former professional dancer volunteers to teach dance in the New York public school system and, while his background first clashes with his students' tastes, together they create a completely new style of dance. Based on the story of ballroom dancer, Pierre Dulane.

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Rob Brown, Yaya DaCosta, Alfre Woodard, John Ortiz, Laura Benanti, Katya Virshilas, Jenna Dewan ..
Directed by: Liz Friedlander
Release date: 2006-03-17
3.

High School Musical

4.8
5.3/10 IMDB

Troy, the popular captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella, the brainy and beautiful member of the academic club, break all the rules of East High society when they secretly audition for the leads in the school's musical. As they reach for the stars and follow their dreams, everyone learns about acceptance, teamwork, and being yourself.

Starring: Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Lucas Grabeel, Ashley Tisdale, Corbin Bleu, Monique Coleman, Bart Johnson, Alyson Reed, Olesya Rulin, Drew Seeley ..
Directed by: Kenny Ortega
Release date: 2006-01-20
4.

A Prairie Home Companion

4.7
6.7/10 IMDB

A look at what goes on backstage during the last broadcast of America's most celebrated radio show, where singing cowboys Dusty and Lefty, a country music siren, and a host of others hold court

Starring: Meryl Streep, Lindsay Lohan, Virginia Madsen, Woody Harrelson, Garrison Keillor, John C. Reilly, Lily Tomlin, Kevin Kline, Tommy Lee Jones, L.Q. Jones ..
Directed by: Robert Altman
Release date: 2006-06-09
Best Music Movies of 2006 : Madonna: Confessions Tour
5.

Madonna: Confessions Tour

4.6
9.1/10 IMDB

The Confessions Tour was the seventh world concert tour by American singer-songwriter Madonna to support her album Confessions on a Dance Floor. According to Billboard The tour grossed over US$194.7 million, becoming the highest grossing tour ever for a female artist. Madonna broke her own record in 2008, with her Sticky & Sweet Tour. 01. Future Lovers/I Feel Love 02. Get Together 03. Like A Virgin 04. Jump 05. Confessions 06. Live to Tell 07. Forbidden Love 08 .Isaac 09. Sorry 10 .Like It Or Not 11. Sorry (Remix) 12. I Love New York 13. Ray of Light 14. Let It Will Be 15. Drowned World/Substitute For Love 16. Paradise (Not For Me) 17. Music Inferno 18 .Erotica 19 .La Isla Bonita 20. Lucky Star 21. Hung Up

Starring: Madonna, Donna DeLory, Nicki Richards, Addie Yungmee-Schilling-George, Jason Young, Charmine Jordan, Daniel 'Cloud' Campos, Leroy Barnes Jr., Levi Meeuwenberg, Mihran Kirakosian ..
Directed by: Jonas Ã…kerlund
Release date: 2006-11-22
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Best Music Movies of 2006 : My Chemical Romance: Life on the Murder Scene
6.

My Chemical Romance: Life on the Murder Scene

4.1
9.3/10 IMDB

Life on the Murder Scene is the first live album by New Jersey's My Chemical Romance. It was released on March 21, 2006 (see 2006 in music). The release includes three discs (two DVDs and one CD) of the whole history documenting the band from the start to the present. Life on the Murder Scene is a predominantly live album, but also includes two demo tracks and a previously unreleased track. Models Jamisin Matthews and Jaime Andrews portray the demolition couple in the cover photo, booklet, packaging, DVD art, and DVD menus. One DVD documents the band on the road in the form of a diary and the other covers live footage, Sessions@AOL, MTV $2 Bill performance, and four of their videos with the behind-the-scenes "Making Of..." for three of them. The cover features a live version of "Demolition Lovers II" (the name of the album cover of Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge).

Starring: Gerard Way, Ray Toro, Mikey Way, Frank Iero, Bob Bryar ..
Directed by: Greg Kaplan
Release date: 2006-01-29
7.

Neil Young: Heart of Gold

4.0
7.7/10 IMDB

In March 2005, Neil Young was diagnosed with a brain aneurysm. Four days before he was scheduled for a lifesaving operation, he headed to Nashville, where he wrote and recorded the country folk album PRAIRIE WIND with old friends and family members. After the successful operation and recovery period, he returned to Nashville that August to play at the famed Ryman Auditorium, once again gathering together friends and family for this special performance.

Starring: Neil Young, Emmylou Harris ..
Directed by: Jonathan Demme
Release date: 2006-02-10
Best Music Movies of 2006 : Sonata Arctica: For the Sake of Revenge
8.

Sonata Arctica: For the Sake of Revenge

4.0
9.0/10 IMDB

A live album and DVD recorded by the Finnish power metal band Sonata Arctica. It was recorded at Shibuya AX, Tokyo, Japan on February 5, 2005.

Starring: Tony Kakko, Henrik Klingenberg, Jani Liimatainen, Marko Paasikoski, Tommy Portimo ..
Release date: 2006-04-04
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9.

Get Thrashed

3.9
7.9/10 IMDB

Get Thrashed traces the rise, fall and impact of thrash metal; from its early years, through its influence on grunge, nu metal and today's heavy metal scene. It is the story of the heaviest, hardest music of the 80s and early 90s as told by the bands who lived it, the fans and bands that grew up on it and by the artists that carry the "thrash metal" flag today.

Starring: Lars Ulrich, Death Angel, Tom Angelripper, Phil Anselmo, Tom Araya, Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth, Scott Ian, Dave Mustaine, Kerry King, Gene Hoglan ..
Directed by: Rick Ernst
Release date: 2006-10-03
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Best Music Movies of 2006 : The Metropolitan Opera HD Live: The Magic Flute
10.

The Metropolitan Opera HD Live: The Magic Flute

3.9
8.5/10 IMDB

Tamino, a handsome prince, and Papageno, a bird-catcher, are sent by the Queen of Night to rescue her daughter Pamina from captivity under the high priest Sarastro. Julie Taymor's abridged, English-language production of the classic Mozart opera.

Starring: Matthew Polenzani, Ying Huang, René Pape, Nathan Gunn, Erika Miklósa ..
Directed by: Julie Taymor
Release date: 2006-12-30

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