Top Ten Progressive Rock Albums That Should Be Made Into Movies


The Top Ten

1 2112 - Rush

Seriously why isn't this a movie yet?

Why isn't "The Wa- wait a minute - 445956

2 The Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd

Great album, but I don't see how you could make a movie out of it - Songsta41

They need Jim Carrey to play Syd Barrett - CygnusX99

3 Selling England by the Pound - Genesis
4 Clockwork Angels - Rush
5 Snow - Spock's Beard
6 Lamb Lies Down On Broadway - Genesis

I think it's simple - so odd and deep album need odd and deep film.

The story for this Album is pretty messed up...

7 Animals - Pink Floyd

You could count Animal Farm as it's film. - IronSabbathPriest

Yeah but what if they'd used this as the soundtrack? That would have been awesome. - LizardKing99

8 Aqualung - Jethro Tull
9 Thick As a Brick - Jethro Tull
10 Scheherazade and Other Stories - Renaissance

The Contenders

11 Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory - Dream Theater

Make this happen and I will fanboy the hell out of it. - IronSabbathPriest

Have it be directed by David Fincher!

12 The Astonishing - Dream Theater
13 Operation: Mindcrime - Queensryche

It's between this and "Ziggy Stardust" by David Bowie. They are the albums with greatest plot. Also "The Wall" has incredible concept, but it would be hard to change it fully into film, there are too many symbols and surreality in that one.
by the way. what is doing "Dark Side of the Moon" in the top. This is awesome album, but it couldn't be converted in good film.

14 Every Good Boy Deserves Favour - The Moody Blues
15 The Final Cut - Pink Floyd
16 Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd

The price of fame could be a very interesting idea for a movie - CygnusX99

17 Tales from Topographic Oceans - Yes
18 To Our Children's Children's Children - The Moody Blues
19 Seventh Sojourn - The Moody Blues
20 De-Loused In the Comatorium - The Mars Volta

Just imagine the psychedelic nightmare of a movie this would be

21 Temple of Shadows - Angra
22 Deadwing - Porcupine Tree

Steven Wilson originally wrote Deadwing as a screenplay, then later made in into an album with Porcupine Tree. But the movie has yet to be released. - Songsta41

23 Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence - Dream Theater
24 Crack the Skye - Mastodon
25 Fear of a Blank Planet - Porcupine Tree
26 Blood Mountain - Mastodon
27 Still Life - Opeth
28 My Arms, Your Hearse - Opeth
29 The Division Bell - Pink Floyd
30 In Absentia - Porcupine Tree
31 The Incident - Porcupine Tree
32 Into the Electric Castle - Ayreon
33 The Theory of Everything - Ayreon
34 The Clockwork Fable - Gandalf's Fist
35 Ok Computer - Radiohead
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