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Live Poll: IMDb Poll Board Top 10 Favorite Movie Songs

List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls097617724/

Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/QwNH_k8ueyQ/


If you had to make a compilation of your Top 10 favorite movie songs, that would include...?

[i](let's see who's gonna have the most voted soundtrack, just don't flood it with Disney songs unless you're a Disney fan, of course)[/i]

I'll start (in no order)

"Prince Ali" (Aladdin)
"Shout" (Animal House)
"Be My Baby" (Mean Streets)
"Suicide is Painless" (MASH)
"Mrs. Robinson" 
(The Graduate)
"To Sir, With Love" (To Sir, With Love)
"Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling"
 (High Noon)
"Blame Canada" 
(
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut)
"Every Sperm is Sacred" (Monty Python's Meaning of Life)
"Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will be Will be)" 
(The Man Who Knew Too Much)

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2 y ago

Hi ElMo,

can you provide a link back on the list? Thank you!

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Hey Sara,

Here's the link: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls097617724/

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ElMo and Ruby,

After confirming the link, I updated ElMo's original post to add the link that BONAFIDE BOSS provided.

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I actually meant a link back to this discussion thread on the list (and a question). 

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2 y ago

Hope you haven't forgotten about this one, Elmo. :)

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How many suggestions did I miss? To be honest, I lost track!

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2 y ago

Can I still add mine?

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Hey ElMo, if I can add an 11th:

"The Scientist" by Coldplay (Wicker Park)

(Or "Paint it Black" (Full Metal Jacket) 

(Or remove "To Sir with Love" and add both of the above)



Also, let us know when you think this is finished. (And are you going to add a brief intro? -- - oh and a link back)

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You're not seriously thinking of removing "To Sir, With Love", are you?

I'll finish the work properly but I need more time, being a teacher on-line is such a time consuming activity I don't even have time for my reviews...

But this poll will be ready before the end of the month, I swear;

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I know, that's how I felt as soon as I posted it: "wait, I can't remove 'To Sir With Love!"

So, if you're now making this an 11 Top Ten List, do you want to choose my 11th?

Or no, wait: as much as I love the song "The Scientist," I can't put Coldplay above the Stones so, I guess for my 11th (if you're still taking11ths), I'll go with "Paint It Black" by The Rolling Stones (Full Metal Jacket).

So yeah, I'm keeping "To Sir With Love." : )

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And thank you,  ElMo! 

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2 y ago

Here's mine
- "My Heart Will Go On" Titanic
- "Take My Breath Away" Top Gun
- "Circle of Life" The Lion King
- "Lose Yourself" 8 Mile
- "All The Way" The Joker is Wild
- "White Christmas" Holiday Inn
- "Into the West" The Lord of the Rings : The Return of the King]
- "How Do You Keep The Music Playing" Best Friends
- "I Will Always Love You" The Bodyguard
- "Mystery of Love" Call Me By Your Name

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2 y ago

The list is ready unless I missed someone...
I had to keep it to 10 sorry :)

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Joe wanted to change Fortunate Son for Johnny B. Goode in Back to the Future.
And there are 11 songs in alb's and Ed's lists.

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Well, what can I do? I know Ed can tell me which song to remove but al doesn't come very often...

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Oh, well, there were others who had 11 from the start, so I thought you removed one at random.

About alb, you could try email. 

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You can scratch "Don't you forget about me" :)

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2 y ago

songs made for the movie or just songs on the soundtrack?

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As long as you can hear a good portion of the song during the movie, it's valable.

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2 y ago

Hey, please replace Valjean with Separate Ways from Tron: Legacy
Flower, Gleam, and Glow with Queen of Mean from Descendants 3
and We Fight for Love with W Accept the Challenge from Rock n Roll Nightmare.
Thanks!

And be sure to specify that the I Stand Alone from Camelot is the Steve Perry version, and not the one sung by the cartoon character.

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List updated, I don't think it's relevant to specify the version :) trust the voters

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Come to think of it, Steve's version may not have been in the movie; it may have been a special feature or something..
hate to do this, but can you replace it with Send Me an Angel by Real Life from The Wizard (1989)?
Thank you - again, sorry!

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2 y ago

Elmo, please correct: mihailo.razvigor

And in Paok's list: 
"Into the West" (The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King)

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Thanks, Elmo.

Narni wanted to change one song (in the post above mine).

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I think the list is as ready and readable as it gets now.... and 20 options is a good number

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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled riverotter Movie Playlist.

1) Knockin' on Heaven's Door: Bob Dylan from Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid
2) Scarborough Fair: Simon and Garfunkle: The Graduate
3) Gabriel's Oboe: Enrico Morricone: The Mission
4) Braille: Lisa Hannigan: Ondine
5) Dream Away: George Harrison: Time Bandits
6) I'm Alright: Kenny Loggins: Caddyshack
7) No More Lonely Nights: Paul McCartney: Give My Regards to Broadstreet
8) Weird Science: Oingo Boingo: Weird Science
9) Live or Let Die: Wings. Live or Let Die
10) White Christmas: Bing Crosby: White Christmas

Note: This conversation was created from a reply on: PS: What Most Wants to Make You See a Movie?.

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Thanks, "Gabriel's Oboe" isn't exactly a song (though it belongs to my favorite movie soundtrack ever) so I replaced it with "Ave Maria" from the same film... feel free to suggest another option ;)

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8 months in the making...

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ElMo,

As you are abundantly aware, sometimes it takes a few months for a poll to mature.


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Well, you know what they say about fine wine....

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Great job!!
You worked hard on this.  Especially considering that some of us (well, me) were sticklers with our choices.  :)
Thanks, great poll!

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