For some people music is more than just a word – nowadays young people wear their headphones and listen to different styles of music just to get rid of reality, get free and release their emotions. Recently, the music has become a huge part of the movies and it is not all about the melody playing in the background. Many well-known Hollywood filmmakers invite the singers who can both act and sing at the same time before directing any musical film. Therefore, today we have several musical projects created by Hollywood and the following year is not an exception. We are representing our TOP 10 latest Hollywood Musical movies 2018 that includes the romantic stories of the couples whose love story we managed to see many years ago, as well as the behind the scenes of creating worldwide famous music albums and many other ones.
10. Untitled Josh Gad / Jeremy Garelick Musical
There is not too much information about the official synopsis of the film as it has not been released yet. However, we are still aware of the fact it is not going to be just a musical movie – it is a contemporary comedy following the story of a domestic man integrating and living in the family with a single woman also being a good mother. Afterward, he manages to become the important part of her clan.
9. Sister Act
Next film on the TOP 10 new holly Musical movies is believed to be a remake of the one released in 1992 where the plot is centered on a singer who pretends to be a nun in a local convent in San Francisco.
8. Rent Live
In 2018 we will finally see the live version of Rent. It focuses on the several personal stories, as well as biographies of a few friends spending time together in New York City. Together they have to face and experience many difficulties related to unstable financial situation hence poverty, homophobia, and rent.
7. Oliver Twist
Next film on the list of Hollywood Musical movies 2018 follows one of the most famous stories of English writer Charles Dickens. It is a story about an orphan single young boy living as a laborer and thinking it may last for rest of his days. Afterward, the boy becomes the laborer of the dangerous leader of a group of pickpockets from London. He joins the group, discovers and experiences the murders, secrets that are never supposed to be released and other hidden corners of the life.
6. Dogg Pound 4 Life
This upcoming film is actually the sequel 2015 American biographical movie about the professional career of a gangsta group of rap singers. The plot represents the several stories related to music record label known as Death Row that used to be very popular among the rap singers, as well as hip-hop ones.
5. Anna and the Apocalypse
Another film on the brand new TOP 10 best Hollywood Musical movies of 2018 to watch is a Christmas musical movie following the dangerous adventures of a girl and her close friends as they are trying so hard to reach the destination – the school they attend. But everything is on verge of going wrong due to dangerous zombie wandering the city, therefore, she and her friends have to fight and sing to free the way not knowing whether their families and parents are alive or not.
4. How the Grinch Stole Christmas
One of the best decisions on how to spend Christmas night is to watch following brand new 3D animated film about the Grinch which is basically the second adaptation of the well-known book and the sequel to the first installment that was officially released in 2000 simply known as The Grinch.
The official production of the film started in 2013 when it was finally officially announced new 3D animated project was going to be created and directed by Peter Candeland. Afterward, it was said British actor Benedict Cumberbatch was invited to voice the main character Grinch.
The film was supposed to come out in November 2017 but it was changed to the same month but in 2018.
3. A Star is Born
According to the film belonging to TOP 10 latest released Hollywood Musical films 2018, it is not always all about music – sometimes it is related to love. This film follows the story of a man who finds himself falling in love with a woman – she is the definition of the success in the music industry and even leads her own music band. One day she saves the man from the sudden humiliation in front of the big audience showing and expressing all her talent and creativity, therefore, the audience leaves the concert with a big applause and appreciation.
Meanwhile, the woman releases it is truly a big surprise that someone has fallen in love with her as she has always underestimated herself. Both fall in love and experience different emotions and difficulties only to finally understand whether they are ready to be together or not.
2. Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
One of the most highly excepted musical films is the second installment of Mamma Mia franchise that will be released exactly ten years after the first one. This is not just about music and dancing but also about love and funny moments with the closest people. The principal photography of the movie began in Croatia in August 2017 and continued at the studio located in the United Kingdom.
1. Mary Poppins Returns
The first position on the list of best Hollywood Musical movies in 2018 belongs to the one of the most excepted projects in a few years in a row – the sequel of the first installment following the adventures of Mary Poppins. In fact, it has been one of the longest gaps between two installments as the second one is set to be released twenty-five years after the first one.
Unfortunately, the plot follows the family tragedy that is followed by the visit of the former nanny that realizes that the family is in lack of joy and happiness and makes a decision to help them again after their mother’s death. The kids are now young adults and suddenly Mary Poppins realizes how fast the time passes by. Even though the events take place in 1935 which is basically during Great Depression in Great Britain, Mary tries so hard to bring back the old spirit of a family she loves more than herself.