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101 Soundtrack Trivia Questions To Stump The Biggest Movie Lover

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December 16, 2022

What is the best movie soundtrack? You’ll get a different answer from everyone you ask. As moviegoers, we love the acting and scenery of our favorite movies, but the music ties it all together. From the soaring theme of ‘Jurassic Park’ to the haunting ‘Lord of the Rings’ motifs, soundtracks enhance movies. 

Imagine the staircase scene in ‘Rocky’ or the bicycle scene in ‘E.T.’ without the iconic music accompanying it. Spoiler: you can’t! The music is what makes those moments great, and the composers behind it make the soundtracks. 

Whether you are a John Williams or John Barry fan, you should know the answers to these soundtrack-themed trivia questions. We will quiz you on everything from ‘Elf’ to 'Up', so prepare for a musical journey through your favorite movies! Prove you’ve got what it takes and show off to your friends with these soundtrack trivia questions and answers. 

If you want even more trivia, check out our Oscars or musical trivia quizzes. These will keep you singing for hours!

1. Which of these Bee Gee hits was NOT on the soundtrack of 'Saturday Night Fever'?

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2. The song from which film won the 1997 Oscar for 'Best Song'?

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3. In which year was the 'Stayin' Alive' film soundtrack released as an album?

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4. In which year was the 'Dirty Dancing' movie soundtrack released?

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5. The 'Twilight' Soundtrack debuted at what number on the Billboard 200?

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6. Who performed 'Hungry Heart' on the soundtrack to the 1983 movie, 'Risky Business'?

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1. Which rock band was 'Waiting For A Girl Like You' on the soundtrack to the film 'Footloose'?

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2. Which film had the first commercially issued film soundtrack?

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3. The fourth biggest selling album of all time is the soundtrack to which 1992 film?

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4. Which band recorded the song 'Lovefool', which appears on the soundtrack to the movie 'Romeo & Juliet'?

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5. The song 'Axel F' by Harold Faltermeyer is from which movie soundtrack?

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6. Which song from the Swedish duo Roxette was used on the soundtrack to the 1990 movie 'Pretty Woman'?

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1. Who composed much of the soundtrack to the movie 'Sid and Nancy'?

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2. The song 'Beautiful Stranger' by Madonna is from which movie soundtrack?

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3. The song 'When You Believe' by Mariah Carey & Whitney Houston is from which movie soundtrack?

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4. The Jurassic Park' movie was composed by whom?

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5. Which British singer was on the soundtrack for the film 'Spring Breakers'?

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6. Which Stevie Wonder song features on the soundtrack for the TV show 'Sons of Anarchy'?

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1. The song 'Safe & Sound', by Taylor Swift, features on the soundtrack of which movie?

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2. Lady Marmalade' was recorded for the soundtrack of which film?

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3. Which of these singers features on the soundtrack to the movie 'The Big Chill'?

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4. Underworld's music track 'Born Slippy' is from which movie?

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5. Which band sang 'Kokomo' on the soundtrack to 'Cocktail'?

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6. The song 'I Don't Want To Miss A Thing' by Aerosmith is from which movie soundtrack?

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1. Christina Aguilera contributed to the soundtrack for which animated movie?

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2. In which movie, does Jessica Simpson's hit record, 'Final Heartbreak' form part of the soundtrack?

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3. In which 1985 movie did the Simple Minds tune, 'Don't You (Forget About Me)' feature on the soundtrack?

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4. Come Fly With Me' and 'The Look of Love' appeared in which of these films?

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5. The song 'Kiss From A Rose' by Seal is from which movie soundtrack?

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6. Which Lisa Loeb song appeared on the soundtrack of 'Reality Bites'?

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1. Which hit from the 'Saturday Night Fever' soundtrack starts 'Listen to the ground'?

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2. When You Wish Upon a Star' is from which famous kids movie?

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3. What duo sang 'When You Believe' on the soundtrack to Prince of Egypt?

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4. Whose 'Night on Bald Mountain' was adapted as 'Night on Disco Mountain' on the 'Saturday Night Fever' soundtrack?

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5. The song 'Stuck In The Middle with You' features on which movie?

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6. Which movies starred Hugh Grant and Andie MacDowell?

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1. The soundtrack for the film Monte Carlo, features numerous contributions from which British singer?

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2. The song 'The End Is The Beginning Is The End' by The Smashing Pumpkins is from which movie soundtrack?

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3. 1990 saw Eric Clapton's 'Layla' appear on which movie's soundtrack?

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4. From which film soundtrack was the 2001 version of 'Lady Marmalade' taken?

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5. Corbin Blue sings in 'We are all in this together' in which teen movie?

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6. Which duo composed the music for 'Oklahoma!' and 'Carousel'?

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1. Alice Cooper's song 'School's Out' featured in which 1993 movie?

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2. Who recorded the soundtrack album for the movie 'Dead Man'?

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3. The song 'You Could Be Mine' by Guns 'n' Roses is from which movie soundtrack?

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4. Howard Shore created the soundtrack to which 1986 film?

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5. Who sang 'She's Like The Wind' on the soundtrack to 'Dirty Dancing'?

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6. Let It Go' by Demi Lovato is the lead track from which animated kids movie?

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1. The song 'When You Say Nothing At All' by Ronan Keating is from which movie soundtrack?

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2. Bill Medley and who sang the hit song, '(I've Had) The Time of My Life' from Dirty Dancing?

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3. Which of these movies has James Horner NOT composed music for the soundtrack?

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4. Which Beyoncé hit featured on the soundtrack to 'Austin Powers: Goldmember'?

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5. A Hard Day's Night' is a movie soundtrack by which band?

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6. Name the film that won Oscars for 'Best Song' and 'Best Score' in 1989?

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1. Who created the soundtrack to the classic movie 'Blade Runner'?

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2. Who sang the song 'Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman?' for the 1995 movie 'Don Juan DeMarco'?

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3. Which band composed the music for the movie 'The Virgin Suicides'?

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4. What Bryan Adams worldwide hit was No. 1 in the UK charts for sixteen weeks and featured on the soundtrack for the film 'Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves'?

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5. What kind of eyes did Eric Carmen sing about on the soundtrack to 'Dirty Dancing'?

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6. Which band recorded the song 'Decode', which featured on the 'Twilight' soundtrack?

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1. Which iconic movie was Rodgers and Hammerstein last ever movie collaboration?

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2. The soundtrack to the movie 'O Brother, Where Art Thou? featured which of these singers?

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3. Which of these people did NOT perform a James Bond theme in the '90s?

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4. Great Balls of Fire' by Jerry Lee Lewis appeared in which 1986 film?

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5. The Ramones song, 'I Wanna Be Sedated' was originally going to be the soundtrack to which 1991 movie?

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6. The song 'My Heart Will Go On' by Celine Dion is from which movie soundtrack?

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1. Which of these songs did not feature in the soundtrack of the movie 'Mary Poppins'?

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2. The song 'Maniac' by Michael Sembello is from which movie soundtrack?

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3. Which of these bands featured on the soundtrack to the movie 'Juice'?

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4. Unchained Melody' proved to be a huge hit in 1990 with the release of which film?

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5. Drake's song 'Moment 4 Life' features on the soundtrack for which of these movies?

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6. How many soundtrack albums were released for the movie 'Trainspotting'?

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1. Name the original song Beyoncé recorded for the film soundtrack to 'Dreamgirls'?

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2. The song 'White Men Can't Jump' from the movie with the same name was released by which artist?

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3. The 1965 movie 'Help', starred which band, who also provided the soundtrack?

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4. The song 'Girl, You'll Be A Woman Soon' by Urge Overkill is from which movie soundtrack?

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5. These were all winners of the 'Best Song' Oscar, but which came first?

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6. Complete the name of the famous movie soundtrack composer, 'Hans _____'.

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1. Who composed the film soundtrack to Indiana Jones film series?

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2. Which song by 'The Who' features on the soundtrack for the TV show 'Sons of Anarchy'?

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3. Which band provided the majority of songs for the movie soundtrack to 'Rushmore'?

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4. The song 'Take My Breath Away' by Berlin is from which movie soundtrack?

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5. Which 1977 movie soundtrack album is the second best selling of all time?

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6. Who composed and performed the soundtrack to the movie 'Harold and Maude'?

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1. The classic movie soundtrack 'Mrs. Robinson' was released in which year?

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2. Which Beyoncé track featured on the film soundtrack to 'The Pink Panther'?

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3. Who sang 'Danger Zone' on the soundtrack to the 1980's blockbuster 'Top Gun'?

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4. Which of these films did Curtis Mayfield provide the soundtrack to?

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5. Girl, You'll Be A Woman Soon' is the lead track from which cult movie?

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6. Who did the music for the soundtrack for the 1989 movie 'Batman'?

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1. What is the name of the Selena Gomez song which features in the soundtrack for the film 'Monte Carlo'?

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2. Which band recorded the song 'Pretty In Pink', which features on the soundtrack to the movie of the same name?

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3. Who performed '(I've Had) The Time Of My Life' with Bill Medley on the 'Dirty Dancing' soundtrack?

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4. Which pop diva was 'Holding Out For A Hero' on the soundtrack to the 1984 movie, 'Footloose'?

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5. Which Snow Patrol song featured on the soundtrack of 'Spider-Man 3'?

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6. You've Got A Friend In Me' by Randy Newman was the soundtrack from which movie?

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1. The song 'New York New York' is from which 1949 film?

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2. The song from which film won the 1995 Oscar for 'Best Song'?

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3. The song 'Streets Of Philadelphia' by Bruce Springsteen is from which movie soundtrack?

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4. Which band released the movie soundtrack 'Magical Mystery Tour' in the 1960s?

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5. Who composed the film soundtrack to Star Wars?

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