The best movies from the years 1980 in genre Music

List of the best movies from the years 1980, in genre Music. Order based on the average from the IMDB, TMDB and Rotten Tomatoes ratings
Hairspray
10

Hairspray

A

mple teen Tracy Turnblad wants nothing more than to be on the hip local TV dance program, "The Corny Collins Show" -- and when her dream comes true, her lively moves and bubbly personality meet with unexpected popularity. But after witnessing firsthand the terrible state of race relations in 1960s Baltimore, Turnblad becomes an outspoken advocate for desegregation.

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The Fabulous Baker Boys
9

The Fabulous Baker Boys

F

rank and Jack Baker are professional musicians who play small clubs. They play smaltzy music and have never needed a day job...

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The Brave Little Toaster
8

The Brave Little Toaster

A

group of dated appliances find themselves stranded in a summer home that their family had just sold decide to, a la The Incredible Journey, seek their young 8 year old "master". Children's film which on the surface is a frivolous fantasy, but with a dark subtext of abandonment, obsolescence, and loneliness.

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Sid & Nancy (Sid and Nancy)
7

Sid & Nancy (Sid and Nancy)

A

lacerating love story, 'Sid & Nancy' chronicles the brief, intense attachment of two of punk's most notorious poster children, Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious and his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen.

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Victor Victoria
6

Victor Victoria

A

struggling female soprano finds work playing a male female impersonator, but it complicates her personal life.

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Pink Floyd - The Wall (Pink Floyd The Wall)
5

Pink Floyd - The Wall (Pink Floyd The Wall)

A

troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.

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The Blues Brothers
4

The Blues Brothers

D

irect out of jail, Jake Blues and his Brother Elwood are off on a “mission from God” to raise funds for the orphanage in which they grew up. The only thing they can do is do what they do best: play music. So they get their old band together and they're on their way yet not without getting in a bit of trouble here and there.

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Coal Miner's Daughter
3

Coal Miner's Daughter

B

iography of Loretta Lynn, a country and western singer that came from poverty to fame.

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Amadeus
2

Amadeus

T

he incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum.

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Michael Jackson's Thriller (Thriller)
1

Michael Jackson's Thriller (Thriller)

A

night at the movies turns into a nightmare when Michael and his date are attacked by a hoard of bloody-thirsty zombies.

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