Tag - musicals

Weekend Recommendations: Books & CDs

Each weekend, Needcoffee.com’s staff of whackos will wrack our brains to give you interesting and new things to do over the weekend. Books, movies, whatever. We’ll throw them out, you do with them what you will. And hey…if...

Weekend Recommendations: DVDs

Here’s yer DVD goodness… DVD of the Week: Cinderella. One thing we can always count on from Disney is that their classic films get kickass DVD releases. Granted, they normally include sneak peeks of unnecessary animated...

Roxie Hart (1942) – DVD Review

HTQ4 says, "If you liked the recent movie musical, Chicago, you might want to check this one out to see where the inspiration for the stage musical and movie adaptation came from. At least rent it, but I suggest that this one stay on your...

Annie DVD cover

Annie (1982) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Carol Sobieski, based on the stage play by Thomas Meehan, which was in turn based on the comic strip by Harold GrayDirected by: John HustonStarring: Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney, Carol Burnett, Ann Reinking, Tim Curry...

Royal Wedding/The Last Time I Saw Paris...

Film: DVD: Royal Wedding Written by Alan Jay Lerner Directed by Stanley Donen Starring Fred Astaire, Jane Powell, and Peter Lawford The Last Time I Saw Paris Written by Richard Brooks, based on original story by F. Scott Fitzgerald Directed...

Devdas (2002) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Sanjay Leela Bhansali & Prakash Kapadia, based on the novel by Saratchandra Chatterjee Directed by: Sanjay Leela Bhansali Starring: Shahrukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai, Madhuri Dixit, Jackie Shroff, Kiron Kher Features:...

Chicago (2002) – Movie Review

Written by: Bill Condon, based on the musical by Fred Ebb & Bob Fosse, which was in turn based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins Directed & Choreographed by: Rob Marshall Starring: Renée Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones...

Grease (1978) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Allan Carr & Bronte Woodard, based on the musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren CaseyDirected by: Randal KleiserStarring: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing, Jeff Conoway, Michael Tucci, Barry Pearl...