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Thursday, February 15, 2007

Here's a list from The Onion

http://www.avclub.com/content/node/58411/2
The 15 pop songs owned by films which use them...

Here are a few that got neglected...

Roy Orbison's " In Dreams", Blue Velvet- David Lynch has made some amazing films, and even his lesser films have amazing sequences in them, but Dean Stockwell lip-synching this song is just astonishing.

Bill Haley and his comet's "Rock Around the Clock" in Blackboard Jungle

The Velvet Underground's "Venus in Furs" in Last Days

Sigur Ros' "Staralfur" in The Life Aquatic

The Temptations version of "AIN'T TOO PROUD TO BEG" from The Big Chill

Peter Gabriel's "In Your Eyes" from Say Anything

John Lennon's "Imagine" in The Killing Fields

Neil Young's "Rockin in the Free World" in Fahrenheit 9/11

The Rolling Stone's "Ruby Tuesday" in Children of Men

The Talking Head's "Once in a Lifetime" in Down and Out in Beverly Hills

Sam Cooke's "Wonderful World" in Witness

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