Favourite Songs written for the Movies

I also included some covers made for the movies because they are better than the originals.
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1.
Dangerous Minds (1995)
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An ex-Marine turned teacher struggles to connect with her students in an inner city school. (99 mins.)
Director: John N. Smith
“ •"GANGSTA'S PARADISE"
Written by Stevie Wonder, Artis Ivey, Doug Rasheed, Lawrence Sanders
Performed by Coolio featuring L.V. ” - jimpemmas
 
2.
The Breakfast Club (1985)
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Five high school students meet in Saturday detention and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought. (97 mins.)
Director: John Hughes
“ •"DON'T YOU (FORGET ABOUT ME)"
Words & Music by Keith Forsey & Steve Schiff
Performed by Simple Minds ” - jimpemmas
 
3.
Rocky III (1982)
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After winning the ultimate title and being the world champion, Rocky falls into a hole and finds himself picked up by a former enemy. (99 mins.)
“ •"EYE OF THE TIGER"
Composed by Jim Peterik and Frankie Sullivan
Performed by Survivor ” - jimpemmas
 
4.
Velvet Goldmine (1998)
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In 1984, British journalist Arthur Stuart investigates the career of 1970s glam superstar Brian Slade, who was heavily influenced in his early years by hard-living and rebellious American singer Curt Wild. (118 mins.)
Director: Todd Haynes
“ •"TUMBLING DOWN"
Written by Steve Harley
Performed by The Venus in Furs
Vocal by Jonathan Rhys Meyers

•"BITTER SWEET"
Written by Andy Mackay (as Andrew Mackay) / Bryan Ferry
Performed by The Venus In Furs
Vocal by Thom Yorke

•"2HB"
Written by Bryan Ferry
Performed by The Venus in Furs
Vocal by Thom Yorke

•"THE BALLAD OF MAXWELL DEMON"
Written by Craig Wedren & Shudder to Think
Performed by Shudder to Think
Vocal by Jonathan Rhys Meyers

•"LADYTRON"
Written by Bryan Ferry
Performed by Venus In Furs
Vocal by Thom Yorke ” - jimpemmas
 
5.
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
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A Brooklyn teenager feels his only chance to succeed is as the king of the disco floor. His carefree youth and weekend dancing help him to forget the reality of his bleak life. (118 mins.)
Director: John Badham
“ •"STAYIN' ALIVE"
Written by Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb and Maurice Gibb
Performed by The Bee Gees

•"NIGHT FEVER"
Written by Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb and Maurice Gibb
Performed by The Bee Gees

•"HOW DEEP IS YOUR LOVE"
Written by Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb and Maurice Gibb
Performed by The Bee Gees ” - jimpemmas
 
6.
Grease (1978)
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Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance? (110 mins.)
Director: Randal Kleiser
“ •"YOU'RE THE ONE THAT I WANT"
Music and Lyrics by John Farrar
Performed by John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John

•"WE GO TOGETHER"
Written by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey
Performed by John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John & Cast

•"GREASED LIGHTNING"
Written by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey
Performed by John Travolta, Jeff Conaway

•"SUMMER NIGHTS"
Written by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey
Performed by John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John & Cast ” - jimpemmas
 
7.
Highlander (1986)
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An immortal Scottish swordsman must confront the last of his immortal opponent, a murderously brutal barbarian who lusts for the fabled "Prize". (116 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
“ •"PRINCES OF THE UNIVERSE"
Performed by Queen
Written by Freddie Mercury

•"WHO WANTS TO LIVE FOREVER"
Performed by Queen
Written by Brian May ” - jimpemmas
 
8.
The Graduate (1967)
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A disillusioned college graduate finds himself torn between his older lover and her daughter. (106 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
“ •"MRS. ROBINSON"
Written by Paul Simon
Performed by Simon & Garfunkel

•"SCARBOROURH FAIR/CANTICLE"
Written by Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel
Performed by Simon & Garfunkel

•"THE SOUND OF SILENCE"
Written by Paul Simon
Performed by Simon & Garfunkel ” - jimpemmas
 
9.
Top Gun (1986)
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As students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom. (110 mins.)
Director: Tony Scott
“ •"TAKE MY BREATH AWAY"
Written by Giorgio Moroder & Tom Whitlock
Performed by Berlin

•"DANGER ZONE"
By Giorgio Moroder & Tom Whitlock
Performed by Kenny Loggins ” - jimpemmas
 
10.
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
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When Robin and his Moorish companion come to England and the tyranny of the Sheriff of Nottingham, he decides to fight back as an outlaw. (143 mins.)
Director: Kevin Reynolds
“ •"(EVERYTHING I DO) I DO IT FOR YOU"
Performed by Bryan Adams
Written by Michael Kamen, Bryan Adams and Robert John Lange ” - jimpemmas
 
11.
Deep End (1970)
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15-year-old Mike takes a job at the local swimming baths, where he becomes obsessed with an attractive young woman... (92 mins.)
“ •"MOTHER SKY"
Music by Irmin Schmidt
Performed by CAN ” - jimpemmas
 
12.
Dirty Dancing (1987)
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Spending the summer at a Catskills resort with her family, Frances "Baby" Houseman falls in love with the camp's dance instructor, Johnny Castle. (100 mins.)
Director: Emile Ardolino
“ •"THE TIME OF MY LIFE"
Performed by Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes
Written by Franke Previte, Donald Markowitz, and John DeNicola

•"SHE'S LIKE THE WIND"
Written by Patrick Swayze and Stacy Widelitz
Performed by Patrick Swayze featuring Wendy Fraser ” - jimpemmas
 
13.
Rocky (1976)
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Rocky Balboa, a small-time boxer, gets a supremely rare chance to fight heavy-weight champion Apollo Creed in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect. (120 mins.)
“ •"GONNA FLY NOW"
Music by Bill Conti
Lyrics by Carol Connors & Ayn Robbins
Sung by Deetta West (as De Etta Little) & Nelson Pigford ” - jimpemmas
 
14.
The Bodyguard (1992)
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A former Secret Service agent takes on the job of bodyguard to a pop singer, whose lifestyle is most unlike a President's. (129 mins.)
Director: Mick Jackson
“ •"I WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU"
Written by Dolly Parton
Performed by Whitney Houston ” - jimpemmas
 
15.
Love Me Tender (1956)
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At the end of the Civil War, a Confederate team is ordered to rob a Union payroll train but the war ends leaving these men with their Union loot, until the Feds come looking for it. (89 mins.)
Director: Robert D. Webb
“ •"LOVE ME TENDER"
Written by Elvis Presley and Ken Darby (as Vera Matson)
Performed by Elvis Presley ” - jimpemmas
 
16.
An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
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A young man must complete his work at a Navy Flight school to become an aviator, with the help of a tough gunnery sergeant and his new girlfriend. (124 mins.)
Director: Taylor Hackford
“ •"UP WHERE WE BELONG"
Performed by Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes
Lyrics by Will Jennings
Music by Jack Nitzsche and Buffy Sainte-Marie ” - jimpemmas
 
17.
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)
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An aging Pat Garrett is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons--his sole purpose being to bring down his old friend Billy the Kid. (122 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
“ •"KNOCKIN' ON HEAVEN'S DOOR"
Written and Performed by Bob Dylan ” - jimpemmas
 
18.
Arizona Dream (1993)
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A young New Yorker goes to Arizona where he finds freedom to both love and dream. (142 mins.)
Director: Emir Kusturica
“ •"In The Death Car"
Lyrics by Iggy Pop
Music by Goran Bregovic
Performed by Iggy Pop ” - jimpemmas
 
19.
O Asymvivastos (1979)
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Pavlos a young men full of dreams is questioning the Status quo and decides to quit medical school and become a street musician. He meets Apostoli Flou and the wandering begins. (94 mins.)
“ •"NA M'AGAPAS"
Written by Andreas Thomopoulos
Performed by Pavlos Sidiropoulos

•"TI NA SOU PW"
Written by Andreas Thomopoulos
Performed by Pavlos Sidiropoulos

•"STON UPNO MOU"
Written by Andreas Thomopoulos
Performed by Pavlos Sidiropoulos ” - jimpemmas
 
20.
The King (2002)
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A 35-year old man, just released from jail, decides to make a clean break from the big city and his troubled past... (130 mins.)
“ •"NANOURISMA/O VASILIAS"
Written and Performed by Thanasis Papakonstadinou ” - jimpemmas
 
21.
Armageddon (1998)
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After discovering that an asteroid the size of Texas is going to impact Earth in less than a month, N.A.S.A. recruits a misfit team of deep core drillers to save the planet. (151 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
“ •"I DON'T WANT TO MISS A THING"
Written by Diane Warren
Performed by Aerosmith ” - jimpemmas
 
22.
The Crow (1994)
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A man brutally murdered comes back to life as an undead avenger of his and his fiancée's murder. (102 mins.)
Director: Alex Proyas
“ •"COLOR ME ONCE"
Written by Gordon Gano and Brian Ritchie
Performed by Violent Femmes ” - jimpemmas
 
23.
Philadelphia (1993)
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When a man with HIV is fired by his law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit. (125 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
“ •"STREETS OF PHILADELPHIA"
Written and Performed by Bruce Springsteen

•"PHILADELPHIA"
Written and Performed by Neil Young ” - jimpemmas
 
24.
The Loser Takes All (2002)
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A cynical man, along with a 19 year old musician, a former lover, an alcoholic client of a bar and a black strip club dancer are involved with anarchist mood in a dangerous game with drugs godfathers of the night, cops and media. (121 mins.)
“ •"O HAMENOS TA PAIRNEI OLA"
Written and Performed by Giannis Aggelakas

•"IT'S A WONDERFUL WORLD"
Written and Performed by Simeon Nikolaidis ” - jimpemmas
 
25.
8 Mile (2002)
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A young rapper, struggling with every aspect of his life, wants to make it big but his friends and foes make this odyssey of rap harder than it may seem. (110 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
“ •"LOSE YOURSELF"
Written by Eminem (as M. Mathers), Jeff Bass (as J. Bass) & Luis Resto (as L. Resto)
Performed by Eminem ” - jimpemmas
 
26.
Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)
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A week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. (104 mins.)
“ •"FARE THEE WELL (DINK'S SONG)"
(Traditional; Arranged by Marcus Mumford, Oscar Isaac, and T-Bone Burnett)
Performed by Oscar Isaac and Marcus Mumford

•"HANG ME, OH HANG ME"
(Traditional; Arranged by Oscar Isaac and T-Bone Burnett)
Performed by Oscar Isaac ” - jimpemmas
 
27.
Django (1966)
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A coffin-dragging gunslinger and a half-breed prostitute become embroiled in a bitter feud between a Klan of Southern racists and a band of Mexican Revolutionaries. (92 mins.)
Director: Sergio Corbucci
“ •"DJANGO"
Lyrics by Franco Migliacci
Composed by Luis Bacalov as Migliacci-Enríquez
Performed by Rocky Roberts ” - jimpemmas
 
28.
Cat People (1982)
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A young woman's sexual awakening brings horror when she discovers her urges transform her into a monstrous black leopard. (118 mins.)
Director: Paul Schrader
“ •"PUTTING OUT THE FIRE"
Music Written by Giorgio Moroder
Lyrics Written and Performed by David Bowie ” - jimpemmas
 
29.
Not Another Teen Movie (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A sendup of all the teen movies that have accumulated in the past two decades. (89 mins.)
Director: Joel Gallen
“ •"TAINTED LOVE"
Written by Ed Cobb
Performed by Marilyn Manson ” - jimpemmas
 
30.
Jailhouse Rock (1957)
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After serving time for manslaughter, young Vince Everett becomes a teenage rock star. (96 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
“ •"JAILHOUSE ROCK"
Written by Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller
Performed by Elvis Presley ” - jimpemmas
 
31.
Wonder Boys (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
An English Professor tries to deal with his wife leaving him, the arrival of his editor who has been waiting for his book for seven years, and the various problems that his friends and associates involve him in. (107 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
“ •"THINGS HAVE CHANGED"
Written & Performed by Bob Dylan ” - jimpemmas
 
32.
Factotum (2005)
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This drama centers on Hank Chinaski, the fictional alter-ego of "Factotum" author Charles Bukowski, who wanders around Los Angeles, CA trying to live off jobs which don't interfere with his primary interest, which is writing. Along the way, he fends off the distractions offered by women, drinking and gambling. (94 mins.)
Director: Bent Hamer
“ •"SLOW DAY"
Lyrics by Charles Bukowski
Music by Kristin Asbjørnsen
Performed by Dadafon

•"I WISH TO WEEP"
Lyrics by Charles Bukowski
Music by Kristin Asbjørnsen
Performed by Dadafon ” - jimpemmas
 
33.
The Tiger and the Snow (2005)
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A love-struck Italian poet is stuck in Iraq at the onset of an American invasion. (114 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
“ •"YOU CAN NEVER HOLD BACK SPRING"
Written by Tom Waits and Kathleen Brennan
Performed by Tom Waits ” - jimpemmas
 
34.
American Gigolo (1980)
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A Los Angeles male escort, who mostly caters to an older female clientèle, is accused of a murder which he did not commit. (117 mins.)
Director: Paul Schrader
“ •"CALL ME"
Written by Giorgio Moroder and Deborah Harry
Performed by Blondie ” - jimpemmas
 
35.
Blue Hawaii (1961)
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After arriving back in Hawaii from the Army, Chad Gates defies his parents' wishes for him to work at the family business and instead goes to work as a tour guide at his girlfriend's agency. (102 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
“ •"CAN'T HELP FALLING IN LOVE"
Written by George David Weiss, Hugo Peretti & Luigi Creatore
Performed by Elvis Presley ” - jimpemmas
 
36.
Into the Wild (2007)
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After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life. (148 mins.)
Director: Sean Penn
“ •"SOCIETY"
Written by Jerry Hannan
Performed by Eddie Vedder & Jerry Hannan ” - jimpemmas
 
37.
Rocky IV (1985)
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After iron man Drago, a highly intimidating 6-foot-5, 261-pound Soviet athlete, kills Apollo Creed in an exhibition match, Rocky comes to the heart of Russia for 15 pile-driving boxing rounds of revenge. (91 mins.)
“ •"BURNING HEART"
Performed by Survivor
Written by Jim Peterik and Frankie Sullivan

•"NO EASY WAY OUT"
Performed by Robert Tepper
Written by Robert Tepper

•"HEARTS ON FIRE"
Performed by John Cafferty
Written by Vince DiCola, Ed Fruge and Joe Esposito ” - jimpemmas
 
38.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
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When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a procedure to have each other erased from their memories. But it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with. (108 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
“ •"EVERYBODY GOT TO LEARN SOMETIMES"
Written by James Warren
Performed by Beck ” - jimpemmas
 
39.
Last Action Hero (1993)
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With the help of a magic ticket, a young film fan is transported into the fictional world of his favorite action film character. (130 mins.)
Director: John McTiernan
“ •"BIG GUN"
Written by Angus Young and Malcolm Young
Performed by AC/DC ” - jimpemmas
 
40.
Absolute Beginners (1986)
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In 1958 London a young photographer seeks media stardom to keep the love of a beautiful, aspiring fashion designer. (108 mins.)
Director: Julien Temple
“ •"ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS"
Performed and Composed by David Bowie ” - jimpemmas
 
41.
Mission: Impossible II (2000)
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A secret agent is sent to Sydney, to find and destroy a genetically modified disease called "Chimera". (123 mins.)
Director: John Woo
“ •"I DISAPPEAR"
by James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich
Performed by Metallica

•"TAKE A LOOK AROUND"
by Lalo Schifrin & Fred Durst
Performed by Limp Bizkit ” - jimpemmas
 
42.
Mannequin (1987)
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A young artist, searching for his vocation, makes a mannequin so perfect he falls in love with it. Finding the mannequin in a store window, he gets a job there and his creation comes to life. (90 mins.)
“ "NOTHING'S GONNA STOP US NOW"
Performed by Jefferson Starship
Words & Music by Albert Hammond and Diane Warren ” - jimpemmas
 
43.
The Blues Brothers (1980)
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Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised. (133 mins.)
Director: John Landis
“ •"EVERYBODY NEEDS SOMEBODY TO LOVE"
Written by Bert Berns, Solomon Burke and Jerry Wexler
Performed by the Blues Brothers

•"SWEET HOME CHICAGO"
Written by Robert Johnson
Performed by the Blues Brothers ” - jimpemmas
 
44.
Donnie Darko (2001)
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A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after he narrowly escapes a bizarre accident. (113 mins.)
Director: Richard Kelly
“ •"MAD WORLD"
Written by Roland Orzabal
Performed by Gary Jules and Michael Andrews ” - jimpemmas
 
45.
First Blood (1982)
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Former Green Beret John Rambo is pursued into the mountains surrounding a small town by a tyrannical sheriff and his deputies, forcing him to survive using his combat skills. (93 mins.)
Director: Ted Kotcheff
“ •"IT'S A LONG ROAD"
Music by Jerry Goldsmith
Lyrics by Hal Shaper
Sung by Dan Hill ” - jimpemmas
 
46.
The Bourne Identity (2002)
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A man is picked up by a fishing boat, bullet-riddled and suffering from amnesia, before racing to elude assassins and regain his memory. (119 mins.)
Director: Doug Liman
“ •"EXTREME WAYS"
Written and Performed by Moby ” - jimpemmas
 
47.
Judgment Night (1993)
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Four friends on their way to a boxing match get caught in heavy traffic, so they take a shortcut in order to get there faster, unfortunately it leads to them witnessing a murder which leaves them running for their lives. (110 mins.)
Director: Stephen Hopkins
“ •"FALLIN"
Written by Teenage Fanclub, De La Soul, Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne
Performed by Teenage Fanclub and De La Soul
Contains a sample from "Free Fallin"
Performed by Tom Petty ” - jimpemmas
 
48.
Titanic (1997)
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A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic. (194 mins.)
Director: James Cameron
“ •"MY HEART WILL GO ON"
Performed by Celine Dion
Music by James Horner
Lyrics by Will Jennings ” - jimpemmas
 
49.
Rush (1991)
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Two small-town Texas cops go undercover to catch a major drug dealer and are sucked into the drug culture, compromising their assignment. (120 mins.)
“ •"TEARS IN HEAVEN"
Written by Eric Clapton and Will Jennings
Performed by Eric Clapton ” - jimpemmas
 
50.
Live and Let Die (1973)
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007 is sent to stop a diabolically brilliant heroin magnate armed with a complex organization and a reliable psychic tarot card reader. (121 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
“ •"LIVE AND LET DIE"
Composed by Paul McCartney (as Paul) and Linda McCartney
Performed by Paul McCartney and Denny Laine ” - jimpemmas
 
51.
The Three Musketeers (1993)
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The three best of the disbanded Musketeers - Athos, Porthos, and Aramis - join a young hotheaded would-be-Musketeer... (105 mins.)
Director: Stephen Herek
“ •"ALL FOR LOVE"
Performed by Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart and Sting
Written by Bryan Adams, Robert John Lange, and Michael Kamen ” - jimpemmas
 
52.
Footloose (1984)
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A city teenager moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace. (107 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
“ •"FOOTLOOSE"
Written by Kenny Loggins and Dean Pitchford
Performed by Kenny Loggins ” - jimpemmas
 
53.
Flashdance (1983)
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A Pittsburgh woman with two jobs as a welder and an exotic dancer wants to get into ballet school. (95 mins.)
Director: Adrian Lyne
“ •"FLASHDANCE...WHAT A FEELING"
Performed by Irene Cara
Music by Giorgio Moroder
Lyrics by Keith Forsey and Irene Cara

•"MANIAC"
Performed by Michael Sembello
Music and Lyrics by Michael Sembello and Dennis Matkosky ” - jimpemmas
 
54.
Over the Top (1987)
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Tough trucker Lincoln Hawk is determined to win back his son and triumph at the world arm wrestling championships. (93 mins.)
Director: Menahem Golan
“ •"TAKE IT HIGHER"
Performed by Larry Greene
Music by Giorgio Moroder
Lyrics by Tom Whitlock ” - jimpemmas
 
55.
Inland Empire (2006)
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As an actress starts to adopt the persona of her character in a film, her world starts to become nightmarish and surreal. (180 mins.)
Director: David Lynch
“ •"GHOST OF LOVE"
Composed and Performed by David Lynch ” - jimpemmas
 
56.
Ekeino to kalokairi... (1971)
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The mother of a girl decides to trust his father, with whom he is separated, when he learns that it is seriously ill. This summer will be the last for both of them and all that is left to Peter is to stand by their child. (79 mins.)
“ •"SAN ME KOITAS"
Composed by Yannis Spanos
Lyrics by Alexis Alexopoulos
Performed by Afroditi Manou & Fefe Aliberti ” - jimpemmas
 
57.
Fame (1980)
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A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted in the performing arts. (134 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
“ •"FAME"
Music by Michael Gore
Lyrics by Dean Pitchford
Performed by Irene Cara ” - jimpemmas
 
58.
Young Guns II (1990)
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In 1881, cattle baron John Chisum pays a bounty to Patrick Floyd Garrett to kill outlaw Billy the Kid. (104 mins.)
Director: Geoff Murphy
“ •"BLAZE OF GLORY"
Written and Performed by Jon Bon Jovi ” - jimpemmas
 
59.
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
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Jack Skellington, king of Halloween Town, discovers Christmas Town, but his attempts to bring Christmas to his home cause confusion. (76 mins.)
Director: Henry Selick
“ •"POOR JACK"
Music and Lyrics by Danny Elfman
Performed by Danny Elfman

•"JACK'S LAMENT"
Music and Lyrics by Danny Elfman
Performed by Danny Elfman

•"MAKING CHRISTMAS"
Music and Lyrics by Danny Elfman
Performed by Danny Elfman and the Citizens of Halloween

•"SALLY'S SONG"
Music and Lyrics by Danny Elfman
Performed by Catherine O'Hara

•"THIS IS HALLOWEEN"
Music and Lyrics by Danny Elfman
Performed Danny Elfman and the Citizens of Halloween ” - jimpemmas
 
60.
White Christmas (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ •"WHITE CHRISTMAS"
Words and Music by Irving Berlin
Sung by Bing Crosby ” - jimpemmas
 
61.
The Wrestler (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A faded professional wrestler must retire, but finds his quest for a new life outside the ring a dispiriting struggle. (109 mins.)
“ •"THE WRESTLER"
Written and Performed by Bruce Springsteen ” - jimpemmas
 
62.
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
After being exiled from the most advanced town in post apocalyptic Australia, a drifter travels with a group of abandoned children to rebel against the town's queen. (107 mins.)
“ •"WE DON'T NEED ANOTHER HERO (THUNDERDOME)"
Written by Terry Britten & Graham Lyle
Performed by Tina Turner ” - jimpemmas
 
63.
La La Land (2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
While waiting for their big breaks, two proper L.A. dreamers, a suavely- charming, soft-spoken jazz pianist and a brilliant, vivacious playwright, attempt to reconcile aspirations and relationship in a magical old-school romance. (128 mins.)
Director: Damien Chazelle
“ •"CITY OF STARS"
Music by Justin Hurwitz
Lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
Performed by Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone

•"ANOTHER DAY OF SUN"
Music by Justin Hurwitz
Lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
Performed by Nicholai Baxter, Marius De Vries, Briana Lee, Angela Parrish, and Sam Stone

•"START A FIRE"
Music and Lyrics by John Legend (as John Stephens), Marius De Vries, Angelique Cinelu and Justin Hurwitz
Performed by John Legend ” - jimpemmas
 
64.
Kamikazi, agapi mou (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
(98 mins.)
“ •"ANTE SPASE RE MALAKA"
Written and Performed by Stamatis Gardelis

•"ME LENE ALEKSI, SE LENE SOFIA"
Written and Performed by Stamatis Gardelis ” - jimpemmas
 
65.
The Meaning of Life (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The comedy team takes a look at life in all its stages in their own uniquely silly way. (107 mins.)
“ •"GALAXY SONG"
Lyrics Eric Idle
Music by Eric Idle & John Du Prez
Performed by Eric Idle

•"THE MEANING OF LIFE"
Lyrics by Eric Idle
Music by Eric Idle & John Du Prez
Performed by Eric Idle ” - jimpemmas
 
66.
Casino Royale (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Armed with a license to kill, Secret Agent James Bond sets out on his first mission as 007 and must defeat a private banker to terrorists in a high stakes game of poker at Casino Royale, Montenegro but things are not what they seem. (144 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ •"YOU KNOW MY NAME"
Written and Produced by Chris Cornell and David Arnold
Performed by Chris Cornell ” - jimpemmas
 
67.
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A naive hustler travels from Texas to New York to seek personal fortune but, in the process, finds himself a new friend. (113 mins.)
“ •"EVERYBODY'S TALKIN'"
Words and Music by Fred Neil
Sung by Harry Nilsson (as Nilsson) ” - jimpemmas
 
68.
Hustle & Flow (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
With help from his friends, a Memphis pimp in a mid-life crisis attempts to become a successful hip-hop emcee. (116 mins.)
Director: Craig Brewer
“ •"IT'S HARD OUT HERE FOR A PIMP"
by Paul Beauregard, Jordan Houston and Frayser Boy
Performed by Terrence Howard feat. Taraji P. Henson

•"HUSTLE AND FLOW (IT AIN'T OVER)"
by Al Kapone
Performed by Terrence Howard ("Djay")

•"WHOOP THAT TRICK"
by Al Kapone
Performed by Terrence Howard ” - jimpemmas
 
69.
Django Unchained (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner. (165 mins.)
“ •"WHO DID THAT TO YOU?"
Written and Performed by John Legend ” - jimpemmas
 
70.
Pet Sematary (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Behind a young family's home in Maine is a terrible secret that holds the power of life after death. When tragedy strikes, the threat of that power soon becomes undeniable. (103 mins.)
Director: Mary Lambert
“ •"PET SEMATARY"
By Dee Dee Ramone & Daniel Rey
Performed by The Ramones ” - jimpemmas
 
71.
Easy Rider (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Two counterculture bikers travel from Los Angeles to New Orleans in search of America. (95 mins.)
Director: Dennis Hopper
“ •"BALLAD OF EASY RIDER"
Performed by Roger McGuinn
Composed by Roger McGuinn ” - jimpemmas
 
72.
When We Were Kings (1996 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A documentary of the 1974 heavyweight championship bout in Zaire, "The Rumble in the Jungle," between champion George Foreman and underdog challenger Muhammad Ali. (88 mins.)
Director: Leon Gast
“ •"RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE"
Written by Wyclef Jean, Prakazrel Michel, Lauryn Hill, Benny Andersson,
Björn Ulvaeus, Stig Anderson, Chip Taylor, Kamaal Fareed, Malik Taylor, Trevor Smith, and John Forte
Performed by Fugees featuring Q-Tip and Phife of A Tribe Called Quest,
Busta Rhymes and John Forte ” - jimpemmas
 
73.
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
James Bond woos a mob boss's daughter and goes undercover to uncover the true reason for Blofeld's allergy research in the Swiss Alps that involves beautiful women from around the world. (142 mins.)
Director: Peter Hunt
“ •"WE HAVE ALL THE TIME IN THE WORLD"
Written by John Barry and Hal David
Sung by Louis Armstrong ” - jimpemmas
 
74.
Ela na... gymnothoume, darling (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
During the summer of 1984, on a sun-kissed Greek island somewhere in the Mediterranean where the azure sea is radiant, Stathis and his army of Greek lovers do their best to keep the lonely female tourists happy. (91 mins.)
“ •"COME WITH ME GIA NA TIN VREIS"
Written and Performed by Stamatis Gardelis

•"EINAI FASI TO AGORI"
Written and Performed by Rena Pagkrati ” - jimpemmas
 
75.
Skyfall (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. Whilst MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost. (143 mins.)
Director: Sam Mendes
“ •"SKYFALL"
Written by Adele and Paul Epworth
Performed by Adele ” - jimpemmas
 
76.
Sucker Punch (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather, retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, envisioning a plan to help her escape. (110 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
“ •"ARMY OF ME (Sucker Punch Remix)"
Björk featuring Skunk Anansie ” - jimpemmas
 
77.
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. (110 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
“ •"RAINDROPS KEEP FALLIN' ON MY HEAD"
Sung by B.J. Thomas
Lyrics by Hal David
Music by Burt Bacharach ” - jimpemmas
 
78.
Viva Las Vegas (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Race car driver Lucky Jackson goes to Las Vegas to earn money to pay for a new engine for his motor car. Working as a waiter, he still finds the time to court young Rusty Martin. (85 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
“ •"VIVA LAS VEGAS"
Written by Doc Pomus & Mort Shuman
Performed by Elvis Presley ” - jimpemmas
 
79.
Miami Connection (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A martial arts rock band goes up against a band of motorcycle ninjas who have tightened their grip on Florida's narcotics trade. (83 mins.)
Director: Richard Park
“ •"AGAINST THE NINJA"
Lyrics and Music by Angelo Janotti & Kathy Collier
Vocals by Kathy Collier
Guitar, Lead Guitar by Angelo Janotti

•"FRIENDS"
Lyrics and Music by Angelo Janotti & Kathy Collier
Vocals by Kathy Collier
Guitar, Lead Guitar by Kathy Collier & Angelo Janotti ” - jimpemmas
 
80.
A View to a Kill (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
An investigation of a horse-racing scam leads 007 to a mad industrialist who plans to create a worldwide microchip monopoly by destroying California's Silicon Valley. (131 mins.)
Director: John Glen
“ •"A VIEW TO A KILL"
Performed by Duran Duran
Composed by Duran Duran and John Barry ” - jimpemmas
 
81.
Godzilla (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A giant, reptilian monster surfaces, leaving destruction in its wake. To stop the monster (and its babies), an earthworm scientist, his reporter ex-girlfriend, and other unlikely heroes team up to save their city. (139 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
“ •"COME WITH ME"
Written by Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Bonham, Sean Combs and Mark Curry
Performed by Sean Combs (as Puff Daddy) featuring Jimmy Page ” - jimpemmas
 
82.
Ghostbusters (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service. (105 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
“ •"GHOSTBUSTERS"
Written and Performed by Ray Parker Jr. ” - jimpemmas
 
83.
Almost Famous (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies them on their concert tour. (122 mins.)
Director: Cameron Crowe
“ •"FEVER DOG"
Written by Russell Hammond
Performed by Stillwater ” - jimpemmas
 
84.
GoldenEye (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
James Bond teams up with the lone survivor of a destroyed Russian research center to stop the hijacking of a nuclear space weapon by a fellow agent formerly believed to be dead. (130 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ •"GOLDENEYE"
Written by Bono & The Edge
Performed by Tina Turner ” - jimpemmas
 
85.
Across 110th Street (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Two New York City cops go after amateur crooks who are trying to rip off the Mafia and start a gang war. (102 mins.)
Director: Barry Shear
“ •"ACROSS 11OTH STREET"
Written by Bobby Womack and J.J. Johnson
Performed by Bobby Womack ” - jimpemmas
 
86.
The Caddy (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Although gifted golfer Harvey Miller is too nervous to golf in public tournaments, he acts as coach and caddy for friend Joe Anthony. (95 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
“ •"THAT'S AMORE"
Music by Harry Warren
Lyric by Jack Brooks
Sung by Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, and family ” - jimpemmas
 
87.
Her (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with an operating system designed to meet his every need. (126 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
“ •"THE MOON SONG"
Written by Karen O and Spike Jonze
Performed by Karen O ” - jimpemmas
 
88.
Queen of the Damned (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
The vampire Lestat becomes a rock star whose music wakes up the queen of all vampires. (101 mins.)
Director: Michael Rymer
“ •"SLEPT SO LONG"
Written and Produced by Jonathan Davis and Richard Gibbs
Performed by Jonathan Davis ” - jimpemmas
 
89.
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A family vacationing in Morocco accidentally stumble on to an assassination plot and the conspirators are determined to prevent them from interfering. (120 mins.)
“ •"WHATEVER WILL BE (QUE SERA, SERA)"
By Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
Performed by Doris Day ” - jimpemmas
 
90.
Flash Gordon (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyranny of Ming the Merciless to save Earth. (111 mins.)
Director: Mike Hodges
“ •"FLASH"
Written by Brian May
Performed by Queen ” - jimpemmas
 
91.
Southpaw (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A champion boxer fights to get his daughter back from child protective services as well as revive his professional career, after a fatal incident sends him on a rampant path of destruction. (124 mins.)
Director: Antoine Fuqua
“ •"PHENOMENAL"
Written by Eminem
Performed by Eminem ” - jimpemmas
 
92.
Don Juan DeMarco (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A psychiatrist must cure a young patient that presents himself as Don Juan, the greatest lover in the world. (97 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Leven
“ •"HAVE YOU EVER REALLY LOVED A WOMAN?"
Performed by Bryan Adams
Written by Bryan Adams, R.J. Lange and Michael Kamen ” - jimpemmas
 
93.
Girls in the Sun (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A shepherd falls in love with an English tourist in Greece. (80 mins.)
“ "ENA PROINO"
Performed by Maria Dimitriadi
Composed by Stavros Xarhakos
Lyrics by Giorgos Papastefanou ” - jimpemmas
 
94.
Do the Right Thing (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence. (120 mins.)
Director: Spike Lee
“ •"FIGHT THE POWER"
Written by Chuck D. (as Carlton Ridenhour), Hank Shocklee, Eric Sadler and Keith Shocklee
Performed by Public Enemy ” - jimpemmas
 
95.
Streets of Fire (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A mercenary is hired to rescue his ex-girlfriend, a singer who has been kidnapped by a motorcycle gang. (93 mins.)
Director: Walter Hill
“ •"TONIGHT IS WHAT IT MEANS TO BE YOUNG"
Performed by Fire Inc.
Vocals: Holly Sherwood, Laurie Sargent, Rory Dodd, Eric Troyer
Written by Jim Steinman

•"NOWHERE FAST"
Performed by Fire Inc.
Vocals: Holly Sherwood, Rory Dodd, Eric Troyer
Written by Jim Steinman ” - jimpemmas
 
96.
The Harder They Come (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Wishing to become a successful Reggae singer, a young Jamaican man finds himself tied to corrupt record producers and drug pushers. (103 mins.)
Director: Perry Henzell
“ •"THE HARDER THEY COME"
Performed by Jimmy Cliff
Composed by Jimmy Cliff

•"YOU CAN GET IT IF YOU REALLY WANT"
Performed by Jimmy Cliff
Composed by Jimmy Cliff

•"MANY RIVERS TO CROSS"
Performed by Jimmy Cliff
Composed by Jimmy Cliff ” - jimpemmas
 
97.
Life of Brian (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Brian is born on the original Christmas, in the stable next door. He spends his life being mistaken for a messiah. (94 mins.)
Director: Terry Jones
“ •"ALWAYS LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE OF LIFE"
Written by Eric Idle
Arranged by John Altman
Sung by Eric Idle and chorus ” - jimpemmas
 
98.
Kung Fury (2015 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In 1985, Kung Fury, the toughest martial artist cop in Miami, goes back in time to kill the worst criminal of all time - kung fuhrer Hitler. (31 mins.)
Director: David Sandberg
“ •"TRUE SURVIVOR"
Written by Jörgen Elofsson & Johan Bengtsson (as Mitch Murder)
Performed by David Hasselhoff ” - jimpemmas
 
99.
Anchors Aweigh (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Two sailors, one naive, the other experienced in the ways of the world, on liberty in Los Angeles, is the setting for this movie musical. (140 mins.)
Director: George Sidney
“ •"I FALL IN LOVE TOO EASILY"
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
Music by Jule Styne
Sung by Frank Sinatra ” - jimpemmas
 
100.
The Broken Circle Breakdown (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Elise and Didier fall in love at first sight, in spite of their differences. He talks, she listens. He's a romantic atheist, she's a religious realist. When their daughter becomes seriously ill, their love is put on trial. (111 mins.)
“ •"THE BOY WHO COUDN'T HOE CORN
Traditional
Performed by The BCB Band ” - jimpemmas