This page shows you the list charts. By default, the movies are ordered by how many times they have been marked as a favorite. However, you can also sort by other information, such as the total number of times it has been marked as a dislike.
Les 100 chefs-d'oeuvre du film musical (100 Musical Masterpieces) by Jean-Marc Bouineau focuses on movie musicals in the broader sense of the word musical. Instead of focusing solely on Hollywood musicals, it also shines a light on the concert film (The Last Waltz, Woodstock), the Opera film (Carmen, La bohème, Don Giovanni) or the musical biopic (The Glenn Miller Story, Mahler, Amadeus.)
From the book "The Rough Guide to Film Musicals" by David Parkinson, a survey of the history of the film musical around the world. The list is taken from the chapter "The Canon: 50 Essential Film Musicals."
Every film covered in Lee Gambin's 2016 book, We Can Be Who We Are: Movie Musicals from the 1970s. The titles appear in this list in the order they are covered in the book, mostly chronologically.
Broadcaster and musician Neil Brand produced a three-part series on movie musicals which was originally broadcast on BBC 4 in December 2018. These are all the films referenced in the series.
If any are missing make a note in the comments.