V for Vendetta: Music from the Motion Picture
|V for Vendetta: Music From The Motion Picture|
|Soundtrack album by Various Artists|
|Released||March 21, 2006|
V for Vendetta: Music From The Motion Picture is the soundtrack from the 2006 film V for Vendetta, released by Astralwerks Records on March 21, 2006. The soundtrack features artists such as Julie London, Cat Power and Antony and the Johnsons, but the majority of the work is by composer Dario Marianelli.
The second track in the ending credits is "BKAB" by independent producer Ethan Stoller. It features excerpts of speeches by Malcolm X and Gloria Steinem. It also samples two Bollywood songs one of which is "Chura ke dil meraaa .. goriya chali", composed by Anu Malik, a Bollywood music director.
Several songs used in the film were omitted from the soundtrack. These included the first track to be played in the background of the movie's ending credits, "Street Fighting Man" by The Rolling Stones. Beethoven's 5th Symphony, and "Long Black Train" by Richard Hawley. "Yakety Sax" by Boots Randolph and James Rich are also omitted. Also the beginning of the eggie in a basket scene the jukebox played "Astrud Gilberto & Stan Getz: The Girl From Ipanema."
All songs written and composed by Dario Marianelli, except where noted.
|2.||"Cry Me a River" (Written by Arthur Hamilton. Performed by Julie London.)||2:48|
|3.||"...Governments Should Be Afraid of Their People..."||3:11|
|5.||"Lust at the Abbey"||3:17|
|6.||"The Red Diary"||7:33|
|9.||"I Found a Reason" (Written by Lou Reed. Performed by Cat Power.)||2:02|
|11.||"The Dominoes Fall"||5:28|
|12.||"Bird Gerhl" (Written by Antony Hegarty. Performed by Antony and the Johnsons.)||3:17|
|13.||"Knives and Bullets (And Cannons Too)" (Written by Dario Marianelli and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.)||7:33|
Use in popular media
The track "Evey Reborn" is used in the second trailer for the film Interstellar.
- Official website of the film
- V for Vendetta soundtrack Questions, answers and other music information.
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