For example, 'Pretty in Pink' was a song years before John Hughes used it for the movie of the same name. Movies with 40 or more critic reviews vie for their place in history at Rotten Tomatoes. Best of Rotten Tomatoes. The following movies have featured ABBA songs. The second Transformers movie featured Linkin Park’s chart-topping number New Divide . The music of The Beatles and the Vietnam War form the backdrop for the romance between an upper-class American girl and a poor Liverpudlian artist. Dolly Parton has been charming audiences around the world for decades now, and you don't need to be a superfan to understand why. Songfacts category - Songs used in movies. If the versions have appeared on official soundtracks, you can do a song search on AllMusic : Music Search, Recommendations, Videos and Reviews - their listings are pretty comprehensive, though sometimes incomplete. Annie Haslam of RenaissanceSongwriter Interviews. A talented songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, author, and dedicated philanthropist, she's best known as a country singer with a vibrant personality, an inspiring backstory, and sparkly, sequin-laden outfits. * denotes a song included on a soundtrack album. There's something beautifully '80s about the pop-synth music of George Michael, so I'm partial to the '80s movies that used his songs when they had real heat on them. It does not include cover versions or when actors have sung the songs. Many of our dreams of Christmas come from the silver screen, and many of the songs do too. Directed by Julie Taymor. According to the Billboard Hot 100 charts, New Divide peaked the charts at number 1 and is one of the most popular Linkin Park songs of all time. We're not looking for songs that are written for a movie, but were songs before the movie was made. Beverly Hills Cop II. 'Ghostbusters' on the other hand, was written specifically for the movie. 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