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Holy Motors

Track: 'Let My Baby Ride’
Artist: Doctor L (RL Burnside cover)
 
Leo Carax’s brilliant, bonkers art movie was hailed by some as the end of cinema. If so, what better way to go than hooning around Paris in a limo, flirting with Kylie and stomping about at the head of a euphonium parade? While we think those movie obits may be a little premature – we haven’t even seen Grown Ups 2 yet – this version of Mississippi blues man RL Burnside’s track was an arresting moment in a movie full of them. We especially like the bit where Denis Lavant shouts “Merde!” for no obvious reason.

 

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1 Bosso!
A bit of Springsteen will enhance any film! Shame the Dredd soundtrack by Paul Leonard-Morgan gets no mention here. Fantastic pulsing electronic score, with echoes of funky 70s cop themes in the track 'Bad Judges'. More

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A bit of Springsteen will enhance any film! Shame the Dredd soundtrack by Paul Leonard-Morgan gets no mention here. Fantastic pulsing electronic score, with echoes of funky 70s cop themes in the track 'Bad Judges'. More

Posted by MattJW on Sunday January 6, 2013, 17:51

3 Where's The Muppets?!
I'm sorry this list is missing the best song in a film this year... Man Or Muppet! Hell it even won an Oscar! :) More

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