Watching a film, particularly if you are on a date, should be an immersive experience. Without a good soundtrack, you may as well be watching a long TV show. That’s why smart filmmakers work with amazing composers and music directors to provide you with the kind of multimedia experience that takes you out of your current reality. It’s like cinematography for your ears.
We invite you to explore the best movie soundtracks of all time! From iconic film and animated tunes, coming-of-age anthems, hip-hop tracks from musicals, plus timeless romantic hits, this blog post brings together 100 exceptional works. So make yourself comfy with some popcorn as we journey through our favorite cinema compositions! Let’s discover classic examples of modern music intertwined in vintage films – including nostalgic throwbacks that have become part of popular culture over generations.
Even if you don’t recognise his name, you’ll know the music of John DeNicola, a legendary songwriter, probably most famous for writing and co-writing songs which featured on the soundtrack of the 1980s classic film, ‘Dirty Dancing’ – yes, he’s responsible for ‘(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life’, and ‘Hungry Eyes’.