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Poll: Titles Based on Older Songs

Which of the following songs that are mentioned in the movie title is your favorite?

I choose only movies that used the more familiar versions of the songs, so i didn't include films like, Just Like Heaven & Sweet Home Alabama. All the songs were written before the film and not for him. Also i chose only one song per artist.

Discuss here

Make Your Choice

  1. Vote!

    Stand by Me (1986)

    "Stand By Me" by Ben E. King.

    Released in 1961.

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    Pretty Woman (1990)

    "Oh, Pretty Woman" by Roy Orbison.

    Released in 1964.

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    Walk the Line (2005)

    "I Walk The Line" by Johnny Cash.

    Released in 1956.

  4. Vote!

    Bad Boys (1995)

    "Bad Boys" by Inner Circle.

    Released in 1993 (Recorded in the 80's).

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    Mamma Mia! (2008)

    "Mamma Mia" by Abba.

    Released in 1975.

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    Blue Velvet (1986)

    "Blue Velvet" by Bobby Vinton.

    Released in 1954. originally recorded and performed by Tony Bennett. Bobby Vinton cover the song in 1963.

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    Man on the Moon (1999)

    "Man on the Moon" by R.E.M.

    Released in 1992.

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    My Girl (1991)

    "My Girl" by The Temptations.

    Released in 1964.

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    One Fine Day (1996)

    "One Fine Day" by The Chiffons.

    Released in 1963.

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    Imagine Me & You (2005)

    "Happy Together" by Turtles.

    Released in 1967.

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    Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997)

    "Knockin' on Heaven's Door" by Bob Dylan.

    Released in 1973.

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    When a Man Loves a Woman (1994)

    "When a Man Loves a Woman" by by Percy Sledge.

    Released in 1966.

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    Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986)

    "Jumpin' Jack Flash" by The Rolling Stones.

    Released in 1968.

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    Lean on Me (1989)

    "Lean on Me" by Bill Withers.

    Released in 1972.

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    What's Love Got to Do with It (1993)

    "What's Love Got to Do with It" by Tina Turner.

    Released in 1984.

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    Coal Miner's Daughter (1980)

    "Coal Miner's Daughter" by Loretta Lynn.

    Released in 1969.

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    Great Balls of Fire! (1989)

    "Great Balls of Fire!" by Jerry Lee Lewis.

    Released in 1957.

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    Staying Alive (1983)

    "Stayin' Alive" by The Bee Gees.

    Released in 1977.

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    Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)

    "Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis" by Judy Garland and Lucille Bremer.

    Published in 1904.

  20. Vote!

    Oklahoma! (1955)

    "Oklahoma!" by Gordon MacRae, Charlotte Greenwood, James Whitmore, Shirley Jones, Jay C. Flippen.

    Published in 1943.

  21. Vote!

    De-Lovely (2004)

    "It's De-Lovely" by Robbie Williams.

    Published in 1936 by Cole Porter.

  22. Vote!

    La Bamba (1987)

    "La Bamba" by Los Lobos.

    Mexican folk song. Performed by various artists.

  23. Vote!

    My Darling Clementine (1946)

    "(Oh My Darlin') Clementine".

    American western folk ballad. Published in 1884 by Percy Montrose.

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    Paper Moon (1973)

    "It's Only a Paper Moon" by Paul Whiteman and Orchestra often in the score.

    Published in 1933

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    Why Do Fools Fall in Love (1998)

    "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" by Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers.

    Released in 1956.

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    Only the Lonely (1991)

    "Only the Lonely" by Roy Orbison.

    Released in 1960.

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    Across the Universe (2007)

    "Across the Universe" by Jim Sturgess & T.V. Carpio (cover).

    Released in 1969 by the Beatles.

  28. Vote!

    Harper Valley P.T.A. (1978)

    "Harper Valley P.T.A." by Jeannie C. Riley.

    Released in 1978.

  29. Vote!

    Ode to Billy Joe (1976)

    "Ode to Billie Joe" by Bobbie Gentry

    Released in 1967.

  30. Vote!

    Who'll Stop the Rain (1978)

    Who'll Stop the Rain (1978) by Creedence Clearwater Revival.

    Released in 1970.

  31. Vote!

    Singin' in the Rain (1952)

    Singin' in the Rain (1929) Music by Nacio Herb Brown Lyrics by Arthur Freed.

    Added 29.3.2015

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