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on 14 Sep 2012 04:24

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Best Movie Ending Songs

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People who added this item 490  Average listal rating (316 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 3642  Average listal rating (2321 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.7 
26. GoodFellas (1990)
Song: "My Way" by Sid Vicious.

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People who added this item 4488  Average listal rating (2958 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 2582  Average listal rating (1767 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.6 
24. Superbad (2007)
Song: "P.S., I Love You" by Curtis Mayfield.



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People who added this item 3739  Average listal rating (2481 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 3521  Average listal rating (2257 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.3 
22. Good Will Hunting (1997)
Song: "Miss Misery" by Elliot Smith.

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People who added this item 4127  Average listal rating (2761 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 5249  Average listal rating (3415 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 3067  Average listal rating (1977 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 9053  Average listal rating (5344 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 2149  Average listal rating (1344 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.6 
17. Garden State (2004)
Song: "Let Go" by Frou Frou.

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People who added this item 2187  Average listal rating (1442 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 2632  Average listal rating (1670 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 2070  Average listal rating (1345 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.9 
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 6002  Average listal rating (3958 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 4413  Average listal rating (2787 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 3209  Average listal rating (2127 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 1738  Average listal rating (1068 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 3118  Average listal rating (2011 ratings) 7.3  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 2143  Average listal rating (1476 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 4193  Average listal rating (2653 ratings) 7.3  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 3693  Average listal rating (2405 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
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 8285  Average listal rating (5294 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 2585  Average listal rating (1478 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 1472  Average listal rating (910 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 1024  Average listal rating (614 ratings) 5.7  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 1362  Average listal rating (862 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.7 
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: 2 years, 1 month ago at Mar 8 2:57
You got my two favorites on this list, "Where is My Mind?" and "Wake Up".
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Mar 8 7:16
great songs ;)
Posted: 1 year, 11 months ago at May 16 13:01
Great!, you should definitely add The Zodiac which ends with Hurdy Gurdy Man by Donovan.
Posted: 4 months, 3 weeks ago at Dec 2 12:48
Your choices for #1 & 2 are superb

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