jukebox musical


jukebox musical
  a filmed musical (drama, or animation, etc.) that uses pre-existing popular songs (usually from a variety of artistic sources) as its song score; the songs are often re-imagined with different song styles; aka karaoke musical
  Examples: Singin' in the Rain (1952), Thoroughly Modern Millie (1964), Everyone Says I Love You (1996), A Knight's Tale (2001), Moulin Rouge! (2001), Happy Feet (2006)

Glossary of cinematic terms . 2015.

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