• The Soggy Bottom Boys sing "I am a Man of Constant Sorrow" for the first time in "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" (runner up: when the siren washerwomen sing "Didn't Leave Nobody but the Baby")
  • Scarlett Johansen walks around Kyoto alone while, appropriately enough, "Alone in Kyoto" by Air plays
  • Abigail Breslin dances to Rick James's "Superfreak" at the end of "Little Miss Sunshine"
  • Mitzi, Bernadette, and Felicia perform "I will Survive" in the Australian outback in crazy bellbottom drag while accompanied by didgeridoos in "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert"
  • The slow motion montage at the end of Donnie Darko to "Mad World"
  • The "I Love Candy" montage from Sofie Copalla's "Marie Antionette".
  • Shoshanna puts on her makeup to David Bowie's "Cat People" in "Inglorious Basterds"
  • Gaz tries to do a strip tease to "You Sexy Thing" and ends up getting the coins from his pockets all over the place in "The Full Monty"
  • When David Bowie steps in to judge the walk off in "Zoolander" to the strains of "Let's Dance"
  • The montage of the life of Margot Tenenbaum accompanied by "Judy is a Punk" in "The Royal Tenenbaums"
  • Vincent and Mia dance to "You Never can Tell" at Jack Rabbit Slim's in "Pulp Fiction"
  • Dante and Russell talk about contractors on the death star while "Chewbacca" plays in "Clerks".
  • The foxes dig their way to safety to "Street Fighting Man" by the Stones in "Fantastic Mr. Fox"
  • The crazy dream sequence in "The Big Lebowski"
  • The dinner guests singing "Day-o" by Harry Belifonte in "Beetlejuice"
  • The opening helicopter sequence of "Apocalypse Now" accompanied by "The End" by The Doors.
  • The Kim Foley and Joan Jett write "Cherry Bomb" and teach it to Cherie Curry in "The Runaways"
  • Anytime a David Bowie song is sung in Portuguese in "The Life Aquatic"
  • Young James T. Kirk drives his stepfather's antique car off a cliff while listening to "Sabotage" in the Star Trek reboot.
  • When Ewan McGreggor sings "T.V. Eye" in Velvet Goldmine. Also the "Baby's on Fire" scene. Ok, pretty much the entire movie.
mar 5 2011 ∞
jun 1 2011 +
user picture Frida: this is lovely! i hope you don't mind i make my own version? xx mar 6 2011
user picture Jane: Go for it, I actually got it from the Music Listography book. I look forward to seeing your version!
user picture Frida: Oh, you're so nice! xoxoxox mar 7 2011
user picture Frida: Hello, sweet pea! I finally made a list but I made it into a sort of blog. You might want to check it out: odetotheoldsouth.tumblr.com xx apr 6 2011
user picture jen: The final scene of Donnie Darko is so awesome and the music is simply perfect. It's definitely one of my favourites although you have a lot of good ones here as well. jun 29 2011