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songs Songs Forever Linked With Movies  

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These are a list of independently-written songs that are now forever linked to films because of their prominent placement.

Note: songs that were written specifically for a film do not count. That's why you don't see "Don't Want To Miss A Thing," "(I've Had) The Time of My Life" or "My Heart Will Go On."
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Johann Strauss: Blue Danube


Johann Strauss: Blue Danube is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Songs Forever Linked With Movies
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Harry Nilsson: Jump Into The Fire


Harry Nilsson: Jump Into The F... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Songs Forever Linked With Movies
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Edvard Grieg: In the Hall of t... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Songs Forever Linked With Movies
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Edvard Grieg: In the Hall of the Mountain


This piece by Edvard Grieg originally for Ibsen's "Peer Gynt" has been used in countless films, most recently "The Social Network," but it will always be known as the tune whistled by Peter Lorre in Fritz Lang's "M."
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Richard Wagner: Ride of the Valkyries


Richard Wagner: Ride of the Va... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Songs Forever Linked With Movies
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