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Added by BradWesley123

on 14 Sep 2012 04:24

 
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Best Movie Ending Songs

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People who added this item 476  Average listal rating (304 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating 6.7 
27. Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007)
Song "A Beautiful Ride" by Dewey Cox.

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People who added this item 3456  Average listal rating (2205 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.8 
26. GoodFellas (1990)
Song: "My Way" by Sid Vicious.

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People who added this item 4323  Average listal rating (2851 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.6 
25. Juno (2007)
Song: "Anyone Else But You" by The Moldy Peaches.

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People who added this item 2474  Average listal rating (1696 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.7 
24. Superbad (2007)
Song: "P.S., I Love You" by Curtis Mayfield.



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People who added this item 3588  Average listal rating (2397 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 7.2 
23. The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)
Song: "Age of Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In" by The 5th Dimension.

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People who added this item 3326  Average listal rating (2147 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.2 
22. Good Will Hunting (1997)
Song: "Miss Misery" by Elliot Smith.

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People who added this item 4009  Average listal rating (2694 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.1 
21. There's Something About Mary (1998)
Song: "Build Me Up Buttercup" by The Foundations.

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People who added this item 5042  Average listal rating (3285 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.1 
20. Donnie Darko (2001)
Song: "Mad World" by Gary Jules.

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People who added this item 2887  Average listal rating (1849 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.9 
19. The Breakfast Club (1985)
Song: "Don't You (Forget About Me)" by Simple Minds.

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People who added this item 8768  Average listal rating (5190 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.7 
18. The Matrix (1999)
Song: "Wake Up" by Rage Against the Machine.

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People who added this item 2083  Average listal rating (1298 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.7 
17. Garden State (2004)
Song: "Let Go" by Frou Frou.

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People who added this item 2116  Average listal rating (1390 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.9 
16. Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Song: "The Promise" by When in Rome.



Not a clip from the movie.
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People who added this item 2539  Average listal rating (1603 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 8.1 
15. The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Song: "Extreme Ways" by Moby



Okay, so this is the clip from the film, but the film is dubbed in what I believe to by German. The song is not dubbed, it is the actual american version.
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People who added this item 1975  Average listal rating (1294 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
14. The Wrestler (2008)
Song: "The Wrestler" by Bruce Springsteen.



Once again, not a clip from the film, sorry.
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People who added this item 5768  Average listal rating (3807 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.4 
13. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Song: "Everbody's Gotta Learn Sometime" by Beck.



The link is not an actual clip from the movie, couldn't get one that wasn't screwing up, sorry. But, this is the song.
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People who added this item 4248  Average listal rating (2692 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
12. Lost in Translation (2003)
Song: "Just Like Honey" by The Jesus and Mary Chain

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People who added this item 3050  Average listal rating (2041 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
11. (500) Days of Summer (2009)
Song: "She's Got You High" by Mumm-Ra.



Not a clip from the movie.
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People who added this item 1650  Average listal rating (1010 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.3 
10. The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
Song: "Queen Bitch" by David Bowie.

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People who added this item 2945  Average listal rating (1904 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
9. The Social Network (2010)
Song: "Baby, You're a Rich Man" by The Beatles.



Works more for the shear irony of the scene.
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People who added this item 1974  Average listal rating (1354 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.8 
8. Drive (2011)
Song: "A Real Hero" by College.

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People who added this item 4016  Average listal rating (2547 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
7. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Song: "Bethena" by Scott Joplin.

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People who added this item 3525  Average listal rating (2311 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 8.1 
6. Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Song: "Jai Ho" by A.R. Rahman.



To be perfectly honest, this, for the most part, is a downer of a movie. That changes at the very end with the dance number choreographed to this number. It's a wonderful song for a beautiful ending.
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People who added this item 7997  Average listal rating (5138 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating 8.9 
5. Fight Club (1999)
Song: "Where is My Mind?" by The Pixies.

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People who added this item 2480  Average listal rating (1406 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
4. Magnolia (1999)
Song: "Save Me" by Aimee Mann



After three hours of watching the depressing people living out their depressing lives, most people were wondering if there would ever by any light. At the end, that question is answered with this song, giving a glimmer of hope for every character.
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People who added this item 1376  Average listal rating (836 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.8 
3. Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
Song: "Let Her Dance" by The Bobby Fueller Four



When it comes to ending a movie, there's really nobody better at picking songs than Wes Anderson, and he once again proves it here.
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People who added this item 990  Average listal rating (591 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating 6.4 
2. Funny People (2009)
Song: "Watching the Wheels (Acoustic Version" by John Lennon.



Whether you like the film or not, you gotta give credit to Judd Apatow for ending his movie with such an adequate song choice.
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People who added this item 1270  Average listal rating (791 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
1. Rushmore (1998)
Song: "Ooh La La" by The Faces.



The movie itself was already a classic, but adding this song added a whole feeling. Summing up the entire plot in just a few lyrics, it goes further, adding a layer of hopefulness to the characters that just makes the movie worthwhile.
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Comments

Posted: 1 year, 1 month ago at Mar 8 2:57
You got my two favorites on this list, "Where is My Mind?" and "Wake Up".
Posted: 1 year, 1 month ago at Mar 8 7:16
great songs ;)
Posted: 11 months, 1 week ago at May 16 13:01
Great!, you should definitely add The Zodiac which ends with Hurdy Gurdy Man by Donovan.
Posted: 10 months, 3 weeks ago at Jun 1 15:32
Good list! My two favorites would have to be "Where is My Mind" and "The Wrestler". I still have to see Rushmore!

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