Drama, Music, Musical
Comedy, Horror, Musical
Fantasy, Musical, Romance
This genre unites musical performance, drama, comedy, choreography and opera. In spite the fact, that the term “musical” means “musical comedy”, there are often presented such subgenres as tragedy, drama and farce. In films of this genre the song is the most important part of the performance and it is what discloses the film’s characters and advances the main plot. Musical film is a development of a stage version of the genre; its history began shortly after the emergence of sound film technology.
The main difference between these two directions of art in background scenery. In films it was more practical to have affluent sceneries, and in stage musical it was not. Musical films usually have features and elements resemble of theater. An artist almost all the time looks in the camera and that gives the viewer the feeling like it is a real theatrical performance. In addition, it is conveniently to watch musical movies online using streaming links. Stream movies of this genre are very popular nowadays.