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5 Movie Musicals, From Best To Best

5. Sound of Music (1965)

Composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist Oscar Hammerstein created the modern American musical with 1943's Oklahoma!, a Broadway production that combined catchy songs and dancing to tell a frontier love story. This legendary pair went on to write classic after classic: South Pacific, The King And I — to name a few



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