The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time Anything
Ultimate List
124  items 19,339 votes 1,360 voters 85,552 views more info

The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time

List Criteria: No scores, just soundtracks.

The best soundtracks ever are more than just a collection of songs in a particular order; they evoke and accentuates the feelings of a movie during, and long after, it has been viewed. This is a list of the greatest soundtracks ever recorded, as ranked by the Ranker Community. Sometimes a great soundtrack can elevate a mediocre movie into something that makes it iconic. Top Gun, Footloose, Grease... (best soundtracks ever!) these are great soundtrack albums that you listened to over and over, making the songs themselves so ingrained with the movie that they BECAME the movie in your head.

What are the top soundtracks ever? Vote on this list of the best soundtracks of all time: pick your faves, add what's missing and rank the best!
  • 47 ReRanks
    • Women
    • Men
    • Age
    • Region
  • See list ranked by
The List
Comment
Embed
Options
rerank list
  1. 1
    Up 521
    Down 161

    open
  2. 2
    Up 300
    Down 174
    No image

    the people's #1 & most listed

    open
  3. 3
    Up 306
    Down 193

    open
  4. 4
    Up 318
    Down 165

    open
  5. 5
    Up 305
    Down 150

    open
  6. 6
    Up 257
    Down 129

    open
  7. 7
    Up 244
    Down 126

    open
  8. 8
    Up 239
    Down 122

    open
  9. 9
    Up 228
    Down 157

    often listed

    open
  10. 10
    Up 257
    Down 93

    ranked low on reranks

    open
  11. 11
    Up 213
    Down 141

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

    open
  12. 12
    Up 233
    Down 112
    open
  13. 13
    Up 32
    Down 12

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

    open
  14. 14
    Up 189
    Down 82

    ranked low on reranks

    open
  15. 15
    Up 32
    Down 15

    open
  16. 16
    Up 164
    Down 110

    open
  17. 17
    Up 33
    Down 13

    open
  18. 18
    Up 171
    Down 127

    open
  19. 19
    Up 140
    Down 128

    open
  20. 20
    Up 165
    Down 85

    ranked low on reranks

    open
  21. 21
    Up 162
    Down 122

    open
  22. 22
    Up 138
    Down 109

    open
  23. 23
    Up 135
    Down 108

    open
  24. 24
    Up 159
    Down 118

    open
  25. 25
    Up 16
    Down 19

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

    open
  26. 26
    Up 17
    Down 14
    No image

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

    open
  27. 27
    Up 129
    Down 104

    open
  28. 28
    Up 138
    Down 86

    ranked low on reranks

    open
  29. 29
    Up 119
    Down 107

    open
  30. 30
    Up 104
    Down 108

    open
  31. 31
    Up 115
    Down 94

    open
  32. 32
    Up 97
    Down 85

    open
  33. 33
    Up 73
    Down 86

    open
  34. 34
    Up 14
    Down 12

    open
  35. 35
    Up 83
    Down 66

    ranked low on reranks

    open
  36. 36
    Up 72
    Down 118

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

    open
  37. 37
    Up 109
    Down 104

    open
  38. 38
    Up 109
    Down 133

    open
  39. 39
    Up 105
    Down 101

    open
  40. 40
    Up 129
    Down 83

    ranked low on reranks & added by JamesRoy Olivia Newton-John, ELO, The Tubes, Gene Kelly 

    open
  41. 41
    Up 16
    Down 11

    open
  42. 42
    Up 95
    Down 111

    open
  43. 43
    Up 83
    Down 104

    open
  44. 44
    Up 70
    Down 111

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

    open
  45. 45
    Up 44
    Down 31

    added by richerb

    open
  46. 46
    Up 71
    Down 70

    open
  47. 47
    Up 93
    Down 90

    added by david2006 Bodyguard is the second sale in all time and not in this list, joke ?

    open
  48. 48
    Up 103
    Down 71

    ranked low on reranks

    open
  49. 49
    Up 81
    Down 65

    open
  50. 50
    Up 10
    Down 6

    open
125 +

Something missing? Add it!

think you can do better?

Rerank This List

got a blog or website?

embed this list

viewers of this list also saw...

more popular lists