Todd Haynes' "Far From Heaven" will soon become a musical, care of Playwrights Horizons' upcoming season. However, it's hardly the first time that indie films have gotten the urge to sing and dance. Plenty have had luck while the stinkers disappeared.
We're hoping "Far From Heaven" will be more "Grey Gardens" than "Dancer in the Dark." With thanks to some of our more Broadway-knowledgable friends, here's a gallery of the finest (and not so fine) moments in indie-film musical theater.