10 Movie Musicals That Don't Suck

1. South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut (1999)

Director: Trey Parker
Writer: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Pam Brady
Composer: Marc Shaiman
Stars: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman, Isaac Hayes, George Clooney, Minnie Driver, Dave Foley, Eric Idle, Mike Judge

When the president of the MPAA regrets that he didn't give your movie an NC-17 rating, you know that you have a movie musical that definitely doesn't suck. Taking all of the best elements from the hit Comedy Central show and stretching it out to an 81-minute movie, South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut lived up to its title and then some.

Matt Stone and Trey Parker could have just stuck with giving you a conventional story about the U.S. going to war with Canada because of a Terrance and Phillip movie with too many swear words in it (You know, a typical South Park episode.). But oh no, the comedic geniuses decided they had to satirize Disney and make it a musical to boot.

It doesn't hurt that the musical features extremely singable songs, like the Grammy-nominated number "Blame Canada," and the always charming "Uncle Fucka." Oh, and did we mention that the Satan and Saddam Hussein also star in the movie, and that they are gay lovers? This shit ain't The Phantom of the Opera, that's for sure. It's way better.

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