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Ep #318 | Movie Songs Mixtape


From scene-setting opening credits themes to the fist-pumping anthems that power the most memorable montage sequences, we've gathered a few of our favorite songs written specifically for movies and spliced them together for your own personal Hourchive soundtrack.  

Show Notes
1. Rainbow Connection - Kermit the Frog (The Muppet Movie)
2. Across 110th St. - Bobby Womack (Across 110th Street)
3. Scotty Doesn't Know - Lustra (Eurotrip)
4. You're the Best (Around) - Joe Esposito (The Karate Kid)
5. Rock Until You Drop - Michael Sembello (The Monster Squad)
6. Arthur’s Theme (The Best That You Can Do) - Christopher Cross (from Arthur)
7. Dr. Evil - They Might Be Giants (Austin Powers in The Spy Who Shagged Me)
8. Dream Warriors - Dokken (A Nightmare on Elm Street III: The Dream Warriors)
9. Higher and Higher - Theodore Shapiro & Craig Wedren (Wet Hot American Summer)
10. Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now - Starship (Mannequin)
11. Lose Yourself - Eminem (8 Mile)
12. Burn - The Cure (The Crow) 

Movie Songs Mixtape Playlist on Spotify

Retrospectaculars: The Karate Kid | The Monster Squad | Mannequin 

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