Songs/music that you associate with a perticular movie - Page 4 - AVS Forum
Forum Jump: 
Reply
 
Thread Tools
post #91 of 119 Old 02-18-2013, 12:42 PM
AVS Special Member
 
Rodrigues_Brazil's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Rio - Brazil
Posts: 1,412
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 38 Post(s)
Liked: 1058
Can't smile without you - Hellboy The Golden Army


-
Rodrigues
Rodrigues_Brazil is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #92 of 119 Old 02-21-2013, 08:02 PM
Senior Member
 
simontan's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Plano, TX
Posts: 234
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 17
Whats the movie?:
Peter Gabriel - In Your Eyes
simontan is offline  
post #93 of 119 Old 02-22-2013, 05:53 AM
Senior Member
 
LineWalker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Salem, MA
Posts: 289
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 13 Post(s)
Liked: 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by simontan View Post

Whats the movie?:
Peter Gabriel - In Your Eyes

Say Anything.

John Cusack holding that boombox to the sky...unforgettable.

LineWalker is offline  
post #94 of 119 Old 02-23-2013, 07:37 AM
Senior Member
 
simontan's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Plano, TX
Posts: 234
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by LineWalker View Post

Say Anything.

John Cusack holding that boombox to the sky...unforgettable.

Yea too easy. But here's a great take on the scene:
simontan is offline  
post #95 of 119 Old 02-23-2013, 12:53 PM
AVS Addicted Member
 
Dean Roddey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Posts: 19,472
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 29 Post(s)
Liked: 68
And of course it's riffed on in Easy A as well.

Dean Roddey
Chairman/CTO, Charmed Quark Systems, Ltd


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

 

Dean Roddey is offline  
post #96 of 119 Old 02-25-2013, 02:47 PM
AVS Special Member
 
Tack's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Valencia, Ca
Posts: 3,400
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 221 Post(s)
Liked: 693
Its Hip to Be Square - Huey Lewis and the News - American Psycho

That stuck with me for a while wink.gif "Is that a raincoat?"
Tack is online now  
post #97 of 119 Old 02-25-2013, 04:36 PM
AVS Special Member
 
iamian's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Burbank, CA
Posts: 1,044
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Liked: 25

Edelweiss.



iamian is offline  
post #98 of 119 Old 02-25-2013, 07:33 PM
AVS Special Member
 
bobby94928's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Rohnert Park, CA
Posts: 4,498
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Liked: 121
Quote:
Originally Posted by iamian View Post

Edelweiss.

You might want to add Sound of Music, not everyone associates a movie based on a song title...wink.gif

Bobby 

bobby94928 is offline  
post #99 of 119 Old 02-26-2013, 05:49 AM
AVS Special Member
 
tlogan6797's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 4,834
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 36
Edelweiss was written by Rodgers and Hammerstein specifically for The Sound of Music. It is not, as is commonly thought, an old Austrian folk song.

Tom Logan
Everytime I reply the thread ends
Need motivation? Get LOGANED

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


An as-yet un-named theater designed by Big-WarrenP-BritInVA
tlogan6797 is offline  
post #100 of 119 Old 02-26-2013, 07:51 AM
AVS Special Member
 
bobby94928's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Rohnert Park, CA
Posts: 4,498
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Liked: 121
Quote:
Originally Posted by tlogan6797 View Post

Edelweiss was written by Rodgers and Hammerstein specifically for The Sound of Music. It is not, as is commonly thought, an old Austrian folk song.

But, it could have been based on a WWII German marching song....

Bobby 

bobby94928 is offline  
post #101 of 119 Old 02-26-2013, 09:00 AM
AVS Special Member
 
tlogan6797's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 4,834
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 36
THAT'S a BIG stretch! smile.gif

Tom Logan
Everytime I reply the thread ends
Need motivation? Get LOGANED

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


An as-yet un-named theater designed by Big-WarrenP-BritInVA
tlogan6797 is offline  
post #102 of 119 Old 02-26-2013, 11:42 AM
AVS Special Member
 
iamian's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Burbank, CA
Posts: 1,044
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Liked: 25
Originally Posted by bobby94928 View Post
You might want to add Sound of Music, not everyone associates a movie based on a song title...wink.gif

 

What if I said, "So Long, Farewell"? I thought that was the point of the thread? wink.gif



iamian is offline  
post #103 of 119 Old 02-26-2013, 12:21 PM
AVS Special Member
 
tlogan6797's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 4,834
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 36
Well, yeah, but I thought the point was to name songs that were not originally specifically written for the movie, but were used in the movie and have been become Identified with that particular movie/scene (one of the best examples being Old Time Rock & Roll in Risky Business).

Tom Logan
Everytime I reply the thread ends
Need motivation? Get LOGANED

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


An as-yet un-named theater designed by Big-WarrenP-BritInVA
tlogan6797 is offline  
post #104 of 119 Old 02-26-2013, 12:35 PM
AVS Special Member
 
lovinthehd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: OROR
Posts: 6,611
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 206 Post(s)
Liked: 780
Quote:
Originally Posted by iamian View Post

Quote:
You might want to add Sound of Music, not everyone associates a movie based on a song title...
wink.gif

What if I said, "So Long, Farewell"? I thought that was the point of the thread? wink.gif

I think anything Sound of Music would be a stretch for many here smile.gif I barely remember it (altho I remember going to see it with my little brother while visiting the grandparents in Reno when it came out)....certainly not high up on my list in any case.

lovinthehd is offline  
post #105 of 119 Old 02-26-2013, 01:41 PM
AVS Special Member
 
Mac The Knife's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 4,903
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 23
Yeah, naming a song from a musical is like stating a tautology. Of course everyone associates the song with the (film of the) musical because the song was specifically written for the musical and is rarely performed outside of the musical.

There are some exceptions, of course, like the musicals Rock of Ages and Moulin Rouge that used pop songs.

And speaking of Baz Luhrmann films, I now associate Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps with Strictly Ballroom due to the great scene it's used in in that film.
Mac The Knife is offline  
post #106 of 119 Old 02-27-2013, 09:53 AM
AVS Special Member
 
dfergie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: South of First Contact Site
Posts: 1,336
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Liked: 23
Eddie and the Cruisers -- On the Dark Side
dfergie is offline  
post #107 of 119 Old 02-27-2013, 10:58 AM
AVS Special Member
 
tlogan6797's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 4,834
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 36
Again, I'm pretty sure that was written for the movie.

Tom Logan
Everytime I reply the thread ends
Need motivation? Get LOGANED

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


An as-yet un-named theater designed by Big-WarrenP-BritInVA
tlogan6797 is offline  
post #108 of 119 Old 02-27-2013, 04:54 PM
Senior Member
 
simontan's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Plano, TX
Posts: 234
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 17
OK, how about this one:
"De Camptown Races."

The song was written in 1850, so pretty sure it wasn't written for the movie scene I have in mind.

Doo dah doo dah
simontan is offline  
post #109 of 119 Old 02-27-2013, 06:50 PM
AVS Special Member
 
lovinthehd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: OROR
Posts: 6,611
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 206 Post(s)
Liked: 780
Quote:
Originally Posted by simontan View Post

OK, how about this one:
"De Camptown Races."

The song was written in 1850, so pretty sure it wasn't written for the movie scene I have in mind.

Doo dah doo dah

Blazin' Saddles of course.

lovinthehd is offline  
post #110 of 119 Old 02-27-2013, 07:46 PM
Senior Member
 
simontan's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Plano, TX
Posts: 234
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by lovinthehd View Post

Blazin' Saddles of course.

So classic!

simontan is offline  
post #111 of 119 Old 02-27-2013, 08:33 PM
AVS Special Member
 
lovinthehd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: OROR
Posts: 6,611
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 206 Post(s)
Liked: 780
Quote:
Originally Posted by simontan View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by lovinthehd View Post

Blazin' Saddles of course.

So classic!


Not nearly as classic as the Mongo bean eating scene smile.gif

lovinthehd is offline  
post #112 of 119 Old 02-28-2013, 06:39 AM
AVS Special Member
 
tlogan6797's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 4,834
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 36
Quote:
OK, how about this one:
"De Camptown Races."

NOW we're back on track! And don't forget "I Get A KIck Out of You" right before that one. And Count Basie's band playing "April In Paris."

BEST. COMEDY. EVER.

Tom Logan
Everytime I reply the thread ends
Need motivation? Get LOGANED

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


An as-yet un-named theater designed by Big-WarrenP-BritInVA
tlogan6797 is offline  
post #113 of 119 Old 02-28-2013, 12:14 PM
KOA
Advanced Member
 
KOA's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Hawaii
Posts: 887
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 17
KOA is offline  
post #114 of 119 Old 02-28-2013, 10:32 PM
AVS Special Member
 
daryl zero's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Tucson, Arizona
Posts: 1,973
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 52 Post(s)
Liked: 128
Just saw this thread and you guys have done a great job and hit a lot of the movies that have music associated with them. I wanted to add just a couple.

Beethoven's 9th and Ode to Joy: A Clockwork Orange
Chariots of Fire, IMHO, has one of the most associated iconic musical score written for the movie (same name: Chariots of Fire by Vangelis)
-- not that I like either the movie or the music but the association is branded into my soul.
The Godfather also has iconic music written for it: Speak Softly Love
Don't know if anyone has mentioned As Time Goes By for Casablanca
Star Wars has that omnipresent Darth Vader theme that is used in sports arenas
I Will Always Love You in The Bodyguard
Time of My Life from Dirty Dancing
Maniac from Flashdance
The Crying Game from The Crying Game
Stayin Alive from Saturday Night Fever
Ghostbusters from Ghostbusters

Its a bit obvious when some of the songs were named for the movie or the movie was named for a song.

Jerry. Just remember. Its not a lie . . . if you believe it. GC
daryl zero is offline  
post #115 of 119 Old 03-01-2013, 06:24 AM
AVS Special Member
 
tlogan6797's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 4,834
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 36
KOA - Good one! Surprised no one came up with that one yet.

Tom Logan
Everytime I reply the thread ends
Need motivation? Get LOGANED

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


An as-yet un-named theater designed by Big-WarrenP-BritInVA
tlogan6797 is offline  
post #116 of 119 Old 03-01-2013, 06:45 PM
AVS Special Member
 
lovinthehd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: OROR
Posts: 6,611
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 206 Post(s)
Liked: 780
Quote:
Originally Posted by daryl zero View Post

Just saw this thread and you guys have done a great job and hit a lot of the movies that have music associated with them. I wanted to add just a couple.

Beethoven's 9th and Ode to Joy: A Clockwork Orange
Chariots of Fire, IMHO, has one of the most associated iconic musical score written for the movie (same name: Chariots of Fire by Vangelis)
-- not that I like either the movie or the music but the association is branded into my soul.
The Godfather also has iconic music written for it: Speak Softly Love
Don't know if anyone has mentioned As Time Goes By for Casablanca
Star Wars has that omnipresent Darth Vader theme that is used in sports arenas
I Will Always Love You in The Bodyguard
Time of My Life from Dirty Dancing
Maniac from Flashdance
The Crying Game from The Crying Game
Stayin Alive from Saturday Night Fever
Ghostbusters from Ghostbusters

Its a bit obvious when some of the songs were named for the movie or the movie was named for a song.

The OP started the thread with: I don't think I'm the only one but do you have any songs/music that when you hear it you instantly think about a movie (don't mean movie themes etc.) ?

Good call on Clockwork Orange, although Singin' in the Rain as previously mentioned is my major connection, Ludwig Van a strong second smile.gif

lovinthehd is offline  
post #117 of 119 Old 03-01-2013, 07:11 PM
AVS Special Member
 
darthrsg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Post America America
Posts: 8,587
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 169 Post(s)
Liked: 746
Roxanne....Eddie Murphy. 48 Hours.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


Steam: Guts
darthrsg is online now  
post #118 of 119 Old 03-02-2013, 06:26 AM
AVS Special Member
 
Mr.G's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 3,474
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 89 Post(s)
Liked: 115
Quote:
Originally Posted by darthrsg View Post

Roxanne....Eddie Murphy. 48 Hours.

Roxanne - Moulin Rouge (2001) wink.gif

All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Movies

Mr.G is offline  
post #119 of 119 Old 03-02-2013, 07:08 AM
AVS Special Member
 
darthrsg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Post America America
Posts: 8,587
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 169 Post(s)
Liked: 746
Rollin With My Homies.....Brittany Murphy. Clueless.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


Steam: Guts
darthrsg is online now  
Reply Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off