Best Use of a Song in a Movie

Refers to the use of an existing song as a plot device. This means that the characters in the movie interact with the song in some way such as listening to it or singing it. Songs that are merely in the soundtrack are not suited for this list, but they can be added to the Best Use of a Song in a Movie Soundtrack top ten list. Also, songs in musicals or other songs written specifically for the movie are not included.

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41 Coconut - Practical Magic

Another great one! You put the lime in the coconut...

42 So Close - Enchanated
43 Da Ya Think Im Sexy? - So, I Married an Axe Murderer
44 Supermassive Black Hole - Twilight
45 Misirlou - Pulp Fiction
46 Mad World - Donnie Darko
47 Life In a House - Yugvijay Tiwari

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48 Mama Told Me Not to Come - Boogie Nights
49 Can't Take My Eyes Off You - The Deer Hunter

All the friends are hangin out, getting drunk and playing pool while singing "Can't Take My Eyes Off You" by Frankie Valli before they go off to Vietnam. An unbelievably well shot and acted scene and, in my opinion, the best musical scene ever to be in a movie.

50 Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Stepmom
51 You Make My Dreams - 500 Days of Summer

Every time I hear this song it reminds me the movie and it makes me feel happy

52 Only You - So, I Married an Axe Murderer
53 Jump in the Line - Beetlejuice

Shake, Shake, Shake Senora!

54 Hushabye Mountain - War of the Worlds

Dakota Fanning is blindfolded while she sings a lullabye all the while her father kills a madman.

55 Killing Me Softly - About a Boy
56 White Rabbit - Platoon

They're all smoking dope in the hooch while listening to Jefferson Airplane's "White Rabbitt". The song peak's as Charlie Sheen takes a hit off of Willam Dafoe's gun barrell. Pretty damn cool.

57 You Could Be Mine - Terminator 2
58 Oh What a Night - 3000 Miles to Graceland
59 Ave Maria - Fantasia
60 Show Me The Money - Step Up
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