The Best Musicals of the 1920s

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The Broadway Melody

1929    Harry Beaumont    Not Rated

Comedy    Musical    Pre-Code Hollywood

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The Love Parade

1929    Ernst Lubitsch    Not Rated

Comedy    Musical    Musical Romance

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Hallelujah!

1929    King Vidor    Not Rated

Drama    Melodrama    Musical

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Show Boat

1929    Harry A. Pollard    Not Rated

Drama    Musical    Musical Drama

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Applause

1929    Rouben Mamoulian    Not Rated

Drama    Musical    Musical Drama

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So Long Letty

1929    Lloyd Bacon    Not Rated

Comedy    Musical    Musical Comedy

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Sunnyside Up

1929    David Butler    Not Rated

Comedy    Musical    Musical Comedy

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The Hollywood Revue of 1929

1929    Charles Reisner    Not Rated

Comedy    Musical    Musical Comedy

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Don Juan

1926    Alan Crosland    Not Rated

Drama    Musical    Musical Drama

Down by 21 in the past 45 days 21

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Rio Rita

1929    Luther Reed    Not Rated

Comedy    Comedy Western    Musical

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Weary River

1929    Frank Lloyd    Not Rated

Drama    Gangster Film    Musical

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12

The Singing Fool

1928    Lloyd Bacon    Not Rated

Drama    Melodrama    Musical

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Glorifying the American Girl

1929    Millard Webb    Not Rated

Comedy    Musical    Musical Comedy

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14

On with the Show!

1929    Alan Crosland    Not Rated

Based-on-Theatre    Comedy    Musical

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15

St. Louis Blues

1929    Dudley Murphy    Not Rated

Musical    Short Film

Down by 5 in the past 45 days 5

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16

So This Is College

1929    Sam Wood    Not Rated

Comedy    Musical    Musical Comedy

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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Sally

1929    John Francis Dillon    Not Rated

Comedy    Musical    Musical Comedy

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

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Broadway

1929    Pál Fejös    Not Rated

Based-on-Theatre    Crime    Musical

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

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