The most popular musicals of all time

If you like musicals, this list is for you. This list of most popular musicals of all time is created, basing on IMDb’s ratings. The IMDb is abbreviation of The Internet Movie Database which is an online database which consists of detailed information connected with films, TV programs and video games. Registered users of IMDb can rate any film on scale of 1 to 10. Obtained totals are converted into weighted-mean-rating which is displayed beside each title of movie. This weighted-mean-rating is also known as IMDb rating.
1. “Singing in the Rain” (1952) is a story about one silent film production company and cast, and their difficult transition to sound films. The main stars of this movie are Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor, Debbie Reynolds and Jean Hagen. This movie has 1 Golden Globe.
2. “The Wizard of Oz” (1939) is a story about Dorothy Gale which is swept away to a magical land in a tornado. In this magical land Dorothy Gale searches for Wizard who can help her return home. The main stars of this movie are Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger and Bert Lahr. This movie has 2 Oscars.
3. “The Sound of Music” (1965) is a story about woman who leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to children of Naval officer widower. The main stars of this movie are Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker and Richard Haydn. This movie has 5 Oscars and 2 Golden Globes.
4. “My Fair Lady” (1964) is a story about phonetics professor who agrees to a wager that he can make a flower girl presentable in high society. The main stars of this movie are Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway and Wildfrid Hyde-White. This movie has 8 Oscars, 1 BAFTA Award and 3 Golden Globes.
5. “Cabaret” (1972) is a story about female girlie club entertainer who falls in love with two men while the Nazi Party rises to power in Weimar Republic era. The main stars of this movie are Liza Minnelli, Michael York, Helmut Griem and Joel Grey. This movie has 8 Oscars, 7 BAFTA Awards and 3 Golden Globes.
6. “All That Jazz” (1979) is a story about director and choreographer Bob Fosse and sordid life of Joe Gideon who is a drug-using dancer. The main stars of this movie are Roy Scheider, Jessica Lange, Leland Palmer and Ann Reinking. This movie has 4 Oscars and 2 BAFTA Awards.
7. “Yankee Doodle Dany” (1942) is a story about renowned musical composer, playwright, actor, dancer and singer – George M. Cohan. The main stars of this movie are James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Juston and Richard Whorf. This movie has 3 Oscars.
8. “Les Misérables” (2012) is a story about Jean Valjen who has been haunted by policeman Javert after breaking parole and who agrees to care for a factory worker’s daughter. The main stars of this movie are Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway and Amanda Seyfried. This movie has 3 Oscars, 4 BAFTA Awards and 3 Golden Globes.
9. “West Side Story” (1961) is a story about two youngsters from rival New York City gangs who are in love. The main stars of this movie are Natalie Wood, George Chakiris, Richard Beymer and Russ Tamblyn. This movie has 10 Oscars and 3 Golden Globes.
10. “Oliver!” (1968) is a story about orphan who runs away from an orphanage and hooks up with a group of boys who are trained to be pickpockets. The main stars of this movie are Mark Lester, Ron Moody, Shani Wallis and Oliver Reed. This movie has 5 Oscars and 2 Golden Globes.