Music in Movies

Coffee and Cigarettes: 10 Best Songs From Jim Jarmusch Movies

Whether you’re a big Jim Jarmusch fan, or you just happened to watch one of his movies (please watch them all!), you have certainly perceived the importance of music in his films. From centuries old vampire music influencers in Only Lovers Left Alive to starring world renowned musicians like Iggy Pop and Tom Waits in one of the funniest, most sarcastic scenes in Coffee and Cigarettes, Jarmusch has managed to make music the essence of his work....

10 Tracks that Make Baby Driver a Kickass Movie

Baby Driver, the new movie by Edgar Wright, is an original fast-paced action movie that proves that you don’t need to remake Fast & Furious 84 times to get people to go to the cinema. Fuelled by an awesome soundtrack, Baby Driver is well-written, quick, and keeps you super entertained without drowning in action stereotypes. The best part of the movie is that you get to hear the soundtrack through Baby, and create an emotional connection with each freaking song....

10 Essential Music Scenes from Films of This Decade (so far)

You're at the movie theater watching a film and you're liking it. Suddenly, a track slowly starts to pick up and makes its way into the scene, you feel the music to your core and you can finally identify with the characters. At times you know the track and you feel part of the plot, other times, you like the music so much you want it to be played as a background to your life....

Big Little Lies: Top 15 Songs

It is no secret that Big Little Lies has made us all feel like Madeline, Celeste and Jane were our best friends, but what really seized us is the show’s most im...

Dazed and Confused: 10 Best Songs in Richard Linklater Movies

We're not film critics, but one thing is sure, Richard Linklater made some of the most memorable movies of the last 25 years. Some turned into Stoner Classics, others into every lover's dream. Linklater never disappointed in his soundtrack choices, even if it means he has to beg Led Zeppelin (literally) to use Immigrant Song in School of Rock. ...

15 Songs With Movie References

This year we celebrate 120 years of giant screens and dark rooms. So we made a list of songs with movie references because it’s a nice, thoughtful gift to cinema (and it’s cheap). This list doesn’t  include songs featured in films, or songs that name drop Hollywood stars. The list just includes songs that we like and show appreciation for films......

Top 15 Songs in Wes Anderson Movies

Wes Anderson is unquestionably one of the best directors of our time. He creates his own meticulous world, one that seemingly meshes together like clockwork and fills it with characters so beautifully chaotic that you even find yourself sticking around to finish the credits. Delightfully wrapped, his soundtracks help set the perfect mood....

5 Moments You Meet in Heaven: When Songs Make Movie Magic

The art of cinema is the merge of all arts born before it. The storytelling, the poetry, the visual arts, the math and the music. All these elements work together to produce a moment in which the audience is immersed in. The better you balance them, the higher the movie would take you. Now let's inspect the music element on its own...

Five Soundtracks That Redefined Their Hollywood Blockbusters

It is not infrequent to hear people coming out of movies comment: "That action was sick!" or "Maaan! Michael Bay really outdid himself this time!" (okay, the latter might not be that frequent). However,people underrate the amazing music that shapes most good movies into what they are....