56. Purple Rain

Movie: Purple Rain Release Date: July 27, 1984 Director: Albert Magnoli Starring: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Olga Karlatos, Clarence Williams III. Tag Lines: “This is what it sounds like when doves cry.” Relevance: Sometime in early 1983, I saw a video on MTV for a song called “1999.” I was instantly hooked. Soon after…