The 10 best 

Miss Universe Pageant

Singing in the Rain (1952)

Miss Laos Payengxa Lor traveled 48 hours to make it to the Miss Universe competition, with five layovers.

La La Land (2016)

A nostalgia piece, romantic and melancholic, bursting at the seams with a love for all things Los Angeles.

The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967)

A swirl of color that wafts off the screen and into our living rooms, eyes, and hearts.

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)

French town that helped turn Jaques Demy into a star.

West Side Story (2021)

A Steven Spielberg's direction of the original play and musical.

A Hard Day's Night (1964)

Offers backstage access to the greatest band of all time, while also tossing in a few comedic bits.

The Sound of Music (1965)

Julie Andrews singing, "The hills are alive!" with such force you can actually see the mountains move.

Top Hat (1935)

Fred Astaire's dancing is so good it doesn't have to make sense.

Footlight Parade (1933)

James Cagney as a fictional director, cabaret dancers twirling in a pool, shot from above. A truly magnificent moment.