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#6. “Purple Rain” (movie)

April 11, 2017 GMT

Movie Smart Rating: 81.56Release date: July 27, 1984Genre: MusicalStarring: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris DayA victim of his own anger, the Kid (Prince) is a Minneapolis musician on the rise with his band, the Revolution, escaping a tumultuous home life through music. While trying to avoid making the same mistakes as his truculent father (Clarence Williams III), the Kid navigates the club scene and a rocky relationship with a captivating singer, Apollonia (Apollonia Kotero). But another musician, Morris (Morris Day), looks to steal the Kid’s spotlight - and his girl.