Memorable Soundtracks from OK Moviesby peaspot | created - 10 Dec 2014 | updated - 20 Nov 2015 | Public
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While not all these movies are really that bad, their soundtracks are superior to the movies themselves. If not, these films are best remembered for their soundtracks.
To be considered just "OK" here, the movie at least has less than 6.9 ratings.
Which of these OK movies have the best soundtrack?
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1. Twilight (I) (2008)
PG-13 | 122 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Bella Swan moves to Forks and encounters Edward Cullen, a gorgeous boy with a secret.
Votes: 407,178 | Gross: $191.47M
Songs from: Muse, Radiohead, The Killers, Paramore, Linkin Park, Collective Soul, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
2. City of Angels (1998)
PG-13 | 114 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
An angel on Earth, a doctor unable to believe, a patient with a secret, a love story made in Heaven.
Votes: 110,119 | Gross: $78.69M
Songs from: Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, U2, Frank Sinatra, Goo Goo Dolls, Alanis Morissette, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
3. The Beach (I) (2000)
R | 119 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
Vicenarian Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss. Excited and intrigued, he sets out to find it.
Votes: 215,479 | Gross: $39.79M
Songs from: New Order, All Saints, Moby, Sugar Ray, The Chemical Brothers, Blur, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
4. Marie Antoinette (2006)
PG-13 | 123 min | Biography, Drama, History
The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and to the end of her reign as queen, and ultimately the fall of Versailles.
Votes: 96,345 | Gross: $15.96M
Songs from: Air, The Radio Dept, The Strokes, The Cure, New Order, Phoenix, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
5. A Life Less Ordinary (1997)
R | 103 min | Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Upon being fired, a desperate guy kidnaps a daughter of his former boss. Two angels are sent to Earth to check if love is possible in this case.
Votes: 33,515 | Gross: $4.27M
Songs from: Diana Ross & The Supremes, Beck, The Prodigy, R.E.M., The Cardigans, Oasis, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
6. Flash Gordon (1980)
PG | 111 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyranny of Ming the Merciless to save Earth.
Songs by Queen
7. Empire Records (1995)
PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
Twenty-four hours in the lives of the young employees at Empire Records when they all grow up and become young adults thanks to each other and the manager. They all face the store joining a chain store with strict rules.
Votes: 47,320 | Gross: $0.30M
Songs from: The Gin Blossom, AC/DC, The Cranberries, Edwyn Collins, etc. (Soundtracks List Here)
8. Romeo + Juliet (1996)
PG-13 | 120 min | Drama, Romance
Shakespeare's famous play is updated to the hip modern suburb of Verona still retaining its original dialogue.
Votes: 202,734 | Gross: $46.35M
Songs from: Radiohead, The Cardigans, Craig Armstrong, Des'ree, Garbage, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
9. Batman Forever (1995)
PG-13 | 121 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Batman must battle former district attorney Harvey Dent, who is now Two-Face and Edward Nygma, The Riddler with help from an amorous psychologist and a young circus acrobat who becomes his sidekick, Robin.
Votes: 227,775 | Gross: $184.03M
Songs from: U2, Seal, The Flaming Lips, Lenny Kravitz, etc (Soundtrack List Here)
10. The Bodyguard (1992)
R | 129 min | Action, Drama, Music
A former Secret Service agent takes on the job of bodyguard to an R&B singer, whose lifestyle is most unlike a President's.
Votes: 113,312 | Gross: $121.95M
Songs from: Whitney Houston, Lisa Stansfield, Kenny G and Aaron Neville, etc. (Soundtracks List Here)
11. Elizabethtown (2005)
PG-13 | 123 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
During a hometown memorial for his Kentucky-born father, a young man begins an unexpected romance with a too-good-to-be-true stewardess.
Votes: 65,790 | Gross: $26.84M
Songs from: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Elthon John, Henry Mancini, James Brown, U2, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
12. Queen of the Damned (2002)
R | 101 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
The vampire Lestat becomes a rock star whose music wakes up the queen of all vampires.
Votes: 51,050 | Gross: $30.34M
Songs from: Chester Bennington, Jonathan Davis, Disturbed, Papa Roach, Deftones, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
13. Vanilla Sky (2001)
R | 136 min | Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
A self-indulgent and vain publishing magnate finds his privileged life upended after a vehicular accident with a resentful lover.
Votes: 240,434 | Gross: $100.61M
Songs from: Radiohead, Paul McCartney, R.E.M., Sigur Rós, The Rolling Stones, U2, Bob Dylans, The Chemical Brothers, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
14. Singles (1992)
PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A group of twenty-something friends, most of whom live in the same apartment complex, search for love and success in grunge-era Seattle.
Votes: 26,614 | Gross: $18.47M
Songs from: Pearl Jam, Smashing Pumpkins, Chris Cornell, Pixies, R.E.M., Alice in Chains, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
15. Armageddon (1998)
PG-13 | 151 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
After discovering that an asteroid the size of Texas is going to impact Earth in less than a month, NASA recruits a misfit team of deep-core drillers to save the planet.
Votes: 383,557 | Gross: $201.57M
Songs from: Aerosmith, Jon Bon Jovi, Chantal Kreviazuk, Journey, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
16. Pearl Harbor (2001)
PG-13 | 183 min | Action, Drama, History
A tale of war and romance mixed in with history. The story follows two lifelong friends and a beautiful nurse who are caught up in the horror of an infamous Sunday morning in 1941.
Votes: 302,080 | Gross: $198.54M
Songs from: Faith Hill, Louis Armstrong, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
17. Last Action Hero (1993)
PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
With the help of a magic ticket, a young movie fan is transported into the fictional world of his favorite action movie character.
Votes: 131,160 | Gross: $50.02M
Songs from: Alice in Chains, Megadeth, Def Leppard, AC/DC, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
18. Give My Regards to Broad Street (1984)
PG | 108 min | Drama, Music
Sir Paul McCartney's recording of his new album is complicated by the fact that the master tapes of his recordings are missing.
Votes: 1,340 | Gross: $1.39M
Songs from: The Beatles. (Soundtrack List Here)
19. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)
PG | 113 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Small town band hits it big, but they must battle a nefarious plot in the music industry.
Votes: 5,712 | Gross: $20.38M
Songs from: The Beatles and The Bee Gees, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
20. Tommy (1975)
PG | 111 min | Drama, Musical
A psychosomatically deaf, dumb and blind boy becomes a master pinball player and, subsequently, the figurehead of a cult.
Votes: 18,492 | Gross: $34.25M
Songs from: The Who, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
21. Mortal Kombat (1995)
PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Three unknowing martial artists are summoned to a mysterious island to compete in a tournament whose outcome will decide the fate of the world.
Votes: 97,212 | Gross: $70.45M
Songs from: The Immortals, Stabbing Westward, Napalm Death, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
22. The Mambo Kings (1992)
R | 104 min | Drama, Music
Two Cuban brothers bring a new music to the 1950s USA. They are as different as the problems that await them.
Votes: 4,906 | Gross: $6.74M
Songs from: Celia Cruz, Tito Puente, Duke Ellington, Linda Ronstadt, Benny Moré, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
23. Pretty in Pink (1986)
PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A poor girl must choose between the affections of dating her childhood sweetheart or a rich but sensitive playboy.
Votes: 70,887 | Gross: $40.47M
Songs from: Barry Manilow, New Order, Echo & The Bunnymen, INXS, The Smiths, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
24. Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)
PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
High school student Nick O'Leary, member of the Queercore band The Jerk Offs, meets college-bound Norah Silverberg when she asks him to be her boyfriend for five minutes.
Votes: 86,560 | Gross: $31.49M
Songs from: Devendra Banhart, Bishop Allen, Vampire Weekend, We Are Scientists, Billy Joel, Spice Girls, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
25. Dan in Real Life (I) (2007)
PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A widower finds out the woman he fell in love with is his brother's girlfriend.
Votes: 95,657 | Gross: $47.64M
Songs from: Sondre Lerche, Earth Wind & Fire, Regina Spektor, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
26. Beyond the Sea (2004)
PG-13 | 118 min | Biography, Drama, Music
Votes: 14,233 | Gross: $6.32M
Songs from: Kevin Spacey & The John Wilson Orchestra, The Rolling Stones, Deep Purple, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
27. Dead Presidents (1995)
R | 119 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A Vietnam vet adjusts to life after the war while trying to support his family, but the chance of a better life may involve crime and bloodshed.
Votes: 18,812 | Gross: $24.20M
Songs from: Stevie Wonder, The Impressions, James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye & Mary Wells, Marvin Gaye, Barry White, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
28. Duets (2000)
R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
A professional karaoke hustler reconnects with his daughter and a bored suburban businessman turns outlaw karaoke singer, among other plotlines.
Votes: 8,949 | Gross: $4.73M
Songs from: Larry Klein, Gwyneth Paltrow, Michael Bublé, Babyface, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
29. Streets of Fire (1984)
PG | 93 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A mercenary is hired to rescue his ex-girlfriend, a singer who has been kidnapped by a motorcycle gang.
Votes: 16,940 | Gross: $8.09M
Songs from: The Ry Cooder Band, The Blasters, Laurie Sargent, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
30. Sucker Punch (2011)
PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A young girl institutionalized by her abusive stepfather retreats to an alternative reality as a coping strategy and envisions a plan to help her escape.
Votes: 223,559 | Gross: $36.39M
Songs from: Emily Browning, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, Queen, Björk, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
31. Bend It Like Beckham (2002)
PG-13 | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
The daughter of orthodox Sikh rebels against her parents' traditionalism and joins a football team.
Votes: 101,542 | Gross: $32.54M
Songs from: Gunjan, Basement Jaxx, Mel C, Victoria Beckham, Blondie, Texas, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
32. Eagle vs Shark (2007)
R | 88 min | Comedy, Romance
The tale of two socially-awkward misfits and the strange ways they try to find love: through revenge on high-school bullies, burgers, and video games.
Votes: 21,976 | Gross: $0.22M
Songs from: The Phoenix Foundation, Devendra Bernhardt, The Stone Roses, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
33. Heavy Metal (1981)
R | 86 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
A glowing green orb - which embodies ultimate evil - terrorizes a young girl with an anthology of bizarre and fantastic stories of dark fantasy, eroticism and horror.
Directors: Gerald Potterton, John Bruno, John Halas, Julian Harris, Jimmy T. Murakami, Barrie Nelson, Paul Sabella, Jack Stokes, Pino Van Lamsweerde, Harold Whitaker | Stars: Richard Romanus, John Candy, Joe Flaherty, Don Francks
Songs from: Journey, Cheap Trick, Nazareth, Don Felder, Black Sabbath, etc. (Soundtrack List Here)
34. FM (1978)
PG | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
When a liberal music station's owners decide to introduce army recruitment ads, despite the protests of its manager, the rebellious DJs are determined to fight back, no matter the cost.
Songs from: Steely Dan, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band , Steve Miller, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Boston, Linda Ronstadt, Billy Joel, Queen, etc (Soundtrack List Here)