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Added by SɦαŁ

on 25 Jun 2012 09:34

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Songs inspired by a movie.

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1. Die Hard (1988)


Guyz Nite - Die Hard

Song is great, I think. Very funny, and catchy chorus.
A great summary of the movie. " Yippikaye Motherfucker ! "

People who added this item 4828  Average listal rating (3235 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.5 
2. Amélie (2001)


Les Fatals Picards - Moi Je Vis Chez Amélie Poulain

French song, so I don't think you can understand, but it's like a satire of the movie, some sentences are : " I live in the country of Amélie Poulain where everything is well " and " Bad guys live in an other city ".

People who added this item 226  Average listal rating (93 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.9 
3. Johnny Got His Gun (1971)


Metallica - One

Inspired by the book and the movie.

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4. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)


David Bowie - Space Oddity

David wrote the song after he saw the movie.

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5. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the Kin... (2003)


Megadeth - This Day We Fight

Inspired by the emotional speech of Aragorn before the fight.

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6. First Blood (1982)


Frankeinstein Drag Queens From Planet 13 - Rambo

" R-A-M-B-O : Blow em up like Rambo ! "

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7. Halloween (1978)


Wednesday 13 - Haddonfield

About the night when Myers " came back to home ".

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8. Day of the Dead (1985)

Gorillaz - M1A1

The band use a sample of the beginning of the movie.

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9. Le Samourai (1967)

Madonna - Beautiful Killer

Madonna loves the 60s french cinema and this movie.

People who added this item 1825  Average listal rating (1091 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating
10. Never Been Kissed (1999)

Adele - One & Only

She wrote the song after seeing the movie, because of the kiss scene.

People who added this item 1004  Average listal rating (626 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
11. King Kong (1933)

ABBA - King Kong Song

The song tells everything.

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12. Godzilla (1954)

Blue Oyster Cult - Godzilla

About Tokyo's attack.

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13. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

Gorillaz - Clint Eastwood

" I've got sunshine in my bag " comes from the movie.

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14. The Red Shoes (1948)

Kate Bush - The Red Shoes

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15. Boxing Helena (1993)

Misfits - Helena

" If I cut off your arms and cut off you legs would you still love me anyway ? "

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16. An Andalusian Dog (1929)

Pixies - Debaser

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17. Vertigo (1958)

Harvey Danger - Carlotta Valdez

" Jimmy stewart follows Kim to where your portrait hangs on a wall. "

People who added this item 3615  Average listal rating (2275 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.6 
18. American Psycho (2000)

D-12 - American Psycho

This song is full of references. First title. And then some others :
The Silence Of The Lambs, Clockwork Orange, Rocky IV & Halloween .

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19. Citizen Kane (1941)

White Stripes - The Union Forever

A song about, and including quotes from, Citizen Kane.

Added by Jon .


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20. Vanilla Sky (2001)

Kanye West - Through The Wire

Inspired by the storie of the movie.

Added by A.M.A .



 

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Comments

Posted: 2 years, 2 months ago at Jun 25 11:29
Great collection! Well done.
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Posted: 2 years, 2 months ago at Jun 25 13:58
Interesting list. One you've missed:
The Union Forever - White Stripes
a song about, and including quotes from, Citizen Kane. :)
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Jul 6 1:41
Adele likes never been kissed!! that makes that movie and the song 100 times better!! didn't know it!
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Jul 8 14:21
You forgot Kanye West song ''on the wire" inspired by Vanilla Sky !!!!
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Jul 8 14:31
Very cool your list, keep it up o/
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Jul 9 0:15
Thanks for taking in consideration my suggestion !!!
Posted: 6 months, 1 week ago at Feb 24 19:25
The song "Death of an Interior Decorator" by Death Cab for Cutie is based on the plot of Woody Allen's Interiors.
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