Fifties rock 'n' roll movie Grease has been named top musical in a British poll.

The 1978 film, starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John as teenage lovers DANNY ZUKO and SANDY OLSSON, pipped fellow warbling favourites THE SOUNDS OF MUSIC and The Wizard of Oz in a poll of the 100 Greatest Musicals by TV network CHANNEL 4.

Gang movie West Side Story made an appearance at four with Mary Poppins completing the top five.

28/12/2003 14:02