Best Music Movies of 2006

1.

Step Up

5.5
6.5/10 IMDB

Everyone deserves a chance to follow their dreams, but some people only get one shot. Tyler Gage is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore's tracks and the only thing that stands between him and an unfulfilled life are his dreams of one day making it out of there. Nora is a privileged ballet dancer attending Baltimore's ultra-elite Maryland School of the Arts

Starring: Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan, Damaine Radcliff, De'Shawn Washington, Mario, Drew Sidora, Rachel Griffiths, Josh Henderson, Tim Lacatena, Alyson Stoner ..
Directed by: Anne Fletcher
Release date: 2006-08-11
2.

Dreamgirls

4.9
6.5/10 IMDB

Three young women dream of becoming pop stars—and get their wish when they're chosen to be backup singers for the legendary James 'Thunder' Early.

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Jennifer Hudson, Beyoncé Knowles, Jamie Foxx, Danny Glover, Anika Noni Rose, Keith Robinson, Sharon Leal, Hinton Battle, Mariah I. Wilson ..
Directed by: Bill Condon
Release date: 2006-12-25
3.

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
4.

High School Musical

4.9
5.4/10 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
5.

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: The Confessions Tour
6.

Madonna: The Confessions Tour

4.5
9.1/10 IMDB

Filmed in its entirety at London's Wembley Arena during her worldwide sold-out 25-city Confessions Tour (2006's top-grossing tour world-wide), this concert film features songs from throughout the queen's career but largely focuses on Confessions On A Dance Floor.

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 Åkerlund
Release date: 2006-11-22
7.

My Morning Jacket: Okonokos

4.0
9.2/10 IMDB

Okonokos is a live album and concert film by My Morning Jacket released on October 31, 2006. The album was recorded during the band's fall 2005 Z Tour, over two nights at The Fillmore in San Francisco, California. This is the first My Morning Jacket album for which frontman Jim James does not receive a production credit; he is credited for "concept/story."

Starring: Jim James, Jon Boxerman, Carl Broemel, Christopher Guetig, Patrick Hallahan, Jen Hoenigsberg, Bo Koster, Tom Blankenship ..
Directed by: Sam Erickson, Wyatt Smith
Release date: 2006-10-31
8.

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: 2006-02-17
Best Music Movies of 2006 : Sonata Arctica: For the Sake of Revenge
9.

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
Best Music Movies of 2006 : My Chemical Romance: Life on the Murder Scene
10.

My Chemical Romance: Life on the Murder Scene

4.0
9.0/10 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, [email protected], 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

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