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Best Movie Soundtracks by Guns N'Roses

There are a lot of Guns N' Roses fans around the world, and some of those fans are filmmakers who liked the band's work so much that they used it for their films.

What songs of hard rockers sounded in films

Debut album "Guns N' Roses" Appetite for Destruction not right away after the release, it was taken off the shelves, but a year later it still reached number one on the chart Billboard 200. Since then, the group has become one of the most popular ones rock bands of the 80s. The world has mass of fans their work, including filmmakers. Some of them liked the music of "Guns N' Roses" so much that they used it in their films.

Axl Rose, vocalist of Guns'n'Roses
Axl Rose (Axl Rose), vocalist of the group "Guns'n'Roses"

"Days of Thunder" (1990) - "Knockin' On Heaven's Door"

"Days of Thunder" - movie Tony Scott 1990 from Tom Cruise, Robert Duvall and Nicole Kidman starring. Hero films - young and talented racer Cole Trickle who succeeds win even at the biggest races. the only serious contender becomes Rowdy Burns. During one of the competitions, their cars face at the finish line, and both athletes hit in hospitalwhere they are in the same room. Cole and Rhodey arrange competition racing in the corridors of the hospital in wheelchairs, because neither of them intends to give up the chance to defeat their opponent. One of the songs featured in the film is the track "Guns N' Roses" "Knockin' On Heaven's Door".

Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) - "You Could Be Mine"

"Guns N' Roses" recorded "You Could Be Mine" for your album "Use Your Illusion II", but in the end the song came out as singlesassociated with the release of the film "Terminator 2: Judgment Day". The track itself plays pretty well important role in the picture, because he loves him very much John Connor. He plays the song as he rides his dirty bike through the city. Also Arnold Schwarzenegger played a funny cameo role in video clip to this song.

"Murder at Grosse Point" (1997) - "Live And Let Die"

Track "Live and Let Die" was written Paul McCartney and performed by the band "Wings." as a soundtrack to a movie about James Bond with Roger Moore as agent 007. BUT cover version "Guns N' Roses" was used in the motion picture John Cusack "Murder at Grosse Point". Exactly their version The song set the perfect mood for a dark comic Bond-type action movie.

"Can't Wait" (1998) - "Paradise City"

One of the movie's storylines "I can not wait" tells about how botanist by name William is plotting revenge on the prom bully, who constantly offended. But he fails to fulfill his plan: a teenager goes to a party and gets drunk for the first time, and then becomes the most popular at school after performing the karaoke version "Paradise City". It’s easy to guess that he doesn’t care about revenge now.

Goodbye Baby Goodbye (2007) - "You're Crazy"

Although directorial work Ben Affleck "City of Thieves" and "Operation Argo" will be known much later actor has established itself as great director already with debut film "Goodbye baby, goodbye". It can be heard "You're Crazy", one of the most underrated tracks from the acclaimed debut album "Guns N' Roses" Appetite for Destruction.

Body of Lies (2008) - "If The World"

After decades of work and several line-up changes, Guns N' Roses have finally released sixth studio album "Chinese Democracy"who got basically negative feedback. But the film director and part-time fan of their work Ridley Scott liked the album. He used the song "If the World" in his spy thriller Body of Lies with Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe starring.

"The Wrestler" (2008) - "Sweet Child O' Mine"

In climax scene sports drama Darren Aronofsky "Wrestler" Randy has to choose between career wrestler and own health. But, despite worsening health problems and the risk of leaving his daughter without a father, randy enters the ring, although he knows that he is from there will not come back. Song "Sweet Child O Mine" emphasizes hopelessness of the situation.

"Step Brothers" (2008) - "Sweet Child O' Mine"

"Stepbrothers" - American comedy Will Ferrell and John Riley starring. On the way to a family dinner, one of the main characters Derek sings a cappella song "Sweet Child O Mine" with wife and kids in the car. When his wife Alice plays the track, he continuously criticizes her performance, then promises to keep it and is so carried away that inadvertently moves out into the opposite lane.

"Megamind" (2010) - "Welcome To The Jungle"

Before the animation film studio "Illumination" removed "Despicable Me", film company "DreamWorks" released a film called "Megamind", whose main character was voiced by Will Ferrell. This is a cartoon about a villain who succeeds win his sworn enemy, but this does not make him happier, rather, on the contrary, his life loses its meaning. "Welcome To The Jungle" sounds when the villain is getting ready to the final battle with a hero that he himself created.

Poster for the cartoon "Megamind"
Poster for the cartoon "Megamind"

 

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) – "Welcome To The Jungle"

four teenagers find themselves inside child's play "Jumanji". They face a fight with rhinos, black mambami, and at every step there will be an endless series of traps and puzzles. To complete the game and stay alive, they will have to follow the rules of the jungle. When choosing main soundtrack played an important role the fact that the song is titled almost same waylike the movie itself. The track is playing decisive moment reboot of Jumanji, when everything is approaching climax.

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