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Bernie_Lomax

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Aright so it has to be an 80's movie but the song does not necessarily have to be 80's although it can be.

Mine is Caddyshack which introduced me to the classic 1958 song Summertime Blues by Eddie Cochran:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HWbXCz9UZYo

It was mentioned in one thread that the age of influence can be why you like a particular movie or song and I totally agree with that but I don't know how to explain why I would rather listen to old music from before I was born compared with the rubbish that comes out these days. This is real music!

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"Hot and Cold" from Weekend At Bernie's. I love it!
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Nice topic Bernie.

I have discovered so many great songs/artists just by watching movies or listening to soundtracks. Often these are songs that you never hear on the radio.

A few of my favorite 'discoveries' are:

- It's Too Late from the Jim Carroll Band (Tuff Turf)

- Anything, Anything (I'll Give You) by Dramarama (Nightmare on Elm street IV)

- 99 1/2 by Carol Lynn Townes (Breakin')

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I absolutely love this topic!!! [Big Grin] [Big Grin] [Big Grin] One of my favorite 80s soundtracks that I didn't discover until a few years ago was: Night of the Comet. Learn to Love Again and Hard Act to Follow are some of my favorites. I actually think that Lisa sent me a copy of it OMG about 10 years ago. She also sent me some treasures from Sixteen Candles and Better Off Dead.

One that I have not been able to locate and absolutely love is Hands Off from Once Bitten. "Hands off, he belongs to me, hands off"

On the 80s' note, but a movie that takes place in the 60s, I absolutely love Monkey Time from Shag.

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Some great tunes rolling out guys.

I did not like the movie Streets of Fire but it introduced me to the great song, I Can Dream About You by Dan Hartman.

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here's a few that i like -


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love hates by Marianne Faithfull
from the beginning of tuff turf - https://youtu.be/D1P4wfZLEsI

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https://youtu.be/eAjA_V9tIHU - with one look by rupert hine from - better off dead


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https://youtu.be/RaCt5oRUEX4 - gotcha by thereza bazar from the movie - gotcha.


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https://youtu.be/FbktmVTW1NQ - to look at you by inxs from reckless.


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i love streets of fire bernie,i really like the song - tonight is what it means to be young by fire inc.
- https://youtu.be/wCIrPJ6SBl4 which features at the end.

awesome song!

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https://youtu.be/QtqymYOQeQQ -when you were mine by mitch ryder from hot dog the movie.


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https://youtu.be/8Y0lLwLxVX8 - just another day as featured on the opening credits of - that was then this is now.


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https://youtu.be/Kv8i8XLvRto - living on the edge by shandi from - making the grade.


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https://youtu.be/juLsQU5nmLs - high school nights by dave edmunds from - porky's revenge


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https://youtu.be/_GFLqaZ3Puo - listen to your heart by the little river band from - karate kid 3

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Good question! Although, I have seen many great movies and they have all introduced me to great songs.

Stand By Me - Introduced me to the song Rockin' Robin by Bobby Day.

I Love You To Death - Introduced me to the song You Make My Dreams Come True by Hall & Oates.

Lucas - Introduced me to the song Walk Of Life by Dire Straights.

License To Drive - Introduced me to the song Get Outta My Dreams... Get Into My Car by Billy Ocean.

There are more I just need to think harder. [Big Grin]

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the young warrior
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here's a few more that i really like -

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https://youtu.be/mHkcqpVtjvc - i am the future by alice cooper from the - class of 1984.


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https://youtu.be/H7J_qxD-cvs - bachelor party by oingo boingo from the tom hanks comedy - bachelor party.


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https://youtu.be/d2NhDD0Nq-A - meet me half way by kenny loggins from sly stallone's - over the top


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https://youtu.be/_yc5tOme418 - stand up by bill wray from 1985s - the new kids


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https://youtu.be/Gz1PkP-UPgI - no secrets by van stephenson from - secret admirer.

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That was a good track as well from the bmx flick - rad,the one by john Farnham.

I also liked the loose screws song from the screwballs sequel who ever sang that?

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