Teenage Kicks: Music from Movies

collage of films with strong soundtracks
Collage of films featuring strong soundtracks. (MPR graphic)

In honor of the 30th anniversary of Purple Rain, Jim McGuinn (filling in for Jacquie Fuller) hosts an entire Teenage Kicks of songs used in movies — with cuts from films like Pump Up the Volume, Empire Records, Breakfast Club, Singles, Trainspotting and many more.

Check out these trailers and clips:

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What music have you discovered from movies? Share your picks in the comments below.

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