The Soundtrack of Your Drive to Workby Breumaster | created - 18 Jan 2018 | updated - 11 Mar 2018 | Public
Music provides a distinctive stylistic motif in many movies.
While driving to work what movie soundtrack or score do you prefer to listen to instead of less desirable content available on the radio?
Discuss this poll here
Thanks to user rocky o, Jen, forgotten_moon_man and Sparse for giving me good suggestions and hints.
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1. Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
R | 111 min | Action, Crime, Drama
After awakening from a four-year coma, a former assassin wreaks vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her.
Votes: 1,032,636 | Gross: $70.10M
I like independent music Tarantino used in his films. So ... 5 ... 6 ... 7 ... 8 !
2. TRON: Legacy (2010)
PG | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The son of a virtual world designer goes looking for his father and ends up inside the digital world that his father designed. He meets his father's corrupted creation and a unique ally who was born inside the digital world.
Votes: 319,711 | Gross: $172.06M
I choose some electronic soundtrack or score like eg. the "Tron Legacy"-Score.
3. Rock of Ages (2012)
PG-13 | 123 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical
A small-town girl and a city boy meet on the Sunset Strip while pursuing their Hollywood dreams.
Votes: 75,239 | Gross: $38.52M
I prefer soundtracks of rock-movies.
4. Amadeus (1984)
R | 160 min | Biography, Drama, History
Votes: 378,106 | Gross: $51.97M
I pick soundtracks with classical music or classic titels which are often used in movies.
5. Les Misérables (2012)
PG-13 | 158 min | Drama, History, Musical
In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker's daughter. The decision changes their lives forever.
Votes: 315,153 | Gross: $148.81M
I need musicals.
6. Footloose (1984)
PG | 107 min | Drama, Music, Romance
A city teenager moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace.
Votes: 73,733 | Gross: $80.04M
Some 80's movie songs like "Footloose", "Eye of the Tiger", etc. are my choice.
7. Straight Outta Compton (2015)
R | 147 min | Biography, Drama, History
The rap group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.
Votes: 185,646 | Gross: $161.20M
Just plain old oldschool rap or hiphop !
8. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
R | 178 min | Western
A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery.
Votes: 708,117 | Gross: $6.10M
I take music of the golden composers like Williams, Morricone or Mancini with me.
9. The Commitments (1991)
R | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
Jimmy Rabbitte, an unemployed Dublin boy, decides to put together a soul band made up entirely of the Irish working class.
Votes: 33,708 | Gross: $14.92M
I need some of the coming together of irish youth to recapture the soul music of the sixties.
10. Walk the Line (2005)
PG-13 | 136 min | Biography, Drama, Music
A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins.
Votes: 239,042 | Gross: $119.52M
I like to hear the original actor's voices like in "Walk The Line", Sing Street", "Almost Famous" or "Backbeat".
11. Project X (2012)
R | 88 min | Comedy
3 high school seniors throw a birthday party to make a name for themselves. As the night progresses, things spiral out of control as word of the party spreads.
Votes: 193,510 | Gross: $54.73M
I float on the waves of rave to my job.
12. Transformers (2007)
PG-13 | 144 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
An ancient struggle between two Cybertronian races, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons, comes to Earth, with a clue to the ultimate power held by a teenager.
Votes: 607,712 | Gross: $319.25M
I don't mind, if it's epic.
13. Watchmen (2009)
R | 162 min | Action, Drama, Mystery
In 1985 where former superheroes exist, the murder of a colleague sends active vigilante Rorschach into his own sprawling investigation, uncovering something that could completely change the course of history as we know it.
Votes: 520,850 | Gross: $107.51M
I'll take a mix of some different music styles from above.
14. Pirate Radio (2009)
R | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
A band of rogue DJs that captivated Britain, playing the music that defined a generation and standing up to a government that wanted classical music, and nothing else, on the airwaves.
Votes: 108,591 | Gross: $7.99M
What's wrong with radio stations?
15. Silence (I) (2016)
R | 161 min | Drama, History
In the 17th century, two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to Japan in an attempt to locate their mentor, who is rumored to have committed apostasy, and to propagate Catholicism.
Votes: 103,996 | Gross: $7.10M
I don't want to hear movie-related music while driving to my job.