Book on film soundtracks - published by BFI London 2004
 
        
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The one hundred films covered in 100 Modern Soundtracks are:

1 Akira 1988 Japan - Katsuhiro Otomo
2 American Graffiti 1973 USA - Lucas George
3 Angel Dust 1995 Japan - Sogo Ishii
4 Apocalypse Now 1979 USA - Francis Ford Coppola
5 Arashigaokaa (Onimaru) 1988 Japan - Yoshihige Yoshida
6 The Ballad of Narayama (Narayama bushiko) 1958 Japan - Keisuke Kinoshita
7 Beneath the Valley of the Ultra Vixen 1979 USA - Russ Meyer
8 The Birds 1963 USA - Alfred Hitchcock
9 Bitter Rice (Riso amaro) 1950 Italy - Guiseppi De Santis
10 Blade Runner 1982 USA - Ridley Scott
11 Blood Simple 1985 USA - Joel & Ethan Coen
12 Blue 1993 England - Derek Jarman
13 Blue Steel 1990 USA - Kathryn Bigelow
14 Boogie Nights 1997 USA - Paul Thomas Anderson
15 California Split 1974 USA - Robert Altman
16 Carnival of Souls 1962 USA - Herk Harvey
17 Car Wash 1976 USA - Michael Schultz
18 Cast Away 2000 USA - Robert Zemeckis
19 Citizen Kane 1941 USA - Orson Welles
20 A Clockwork Orange 1971 England - Stanley Kubrick
21 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Special Edition) 1977 USA - Steven Speilberg
22 Colors 1987 USA - Dennis Hopper
23 The Colour of Paradise (Rang-e khoda) 1999 Iran - Majid Majidi
24 Colour of Pomegranates (Sayat Nova) The 1969 Russia - Sergei Paradjanov
25 Contact 1997 USA - Robert Zemeckis
26 Convent The (Convento O) 1998 Portugal - Manuel De Olivera
27 The Conversation 1974 USA - Francis Ford Coppola
28 Crash 1996 Canada - David Cronenberg
29 Crazy 2000 Netherlands - Heddy Honigmann
30 Days of Wine and Roses 1962 USA - Blake Edwards
31 Dead Man 1995 USA - Jim Jamusch
32 Distant Thunder (Ashani sunket) 1973 India - Satyajit Ray
33 Do the Right Thing 1989 USA - Spike Lee
34 Doctor Dolittle 1998 USA - Betty Thomas
35 Escape from New York 1981 USA - John Carpenter
36 The Exorcist 1971 USA - William Friedkin
37 Face/Off 1997 USA - John Woo
38 Fantasia - The Sorcerer’s Apprentice 1940 USA - James Algar
39 Forbidden Planet 1954 USA - Fred Macleod Wilcox
40 Gate of Flesh (Nikutai no mon) 1965 Japan - Seijun Suzuki
41 Godzilla - King of Monsters (Gojira) 1954 Japan - Inoshiro Honda
42 Goodfellas 1990 USA - Martin Scorsese
43 Guided Muscle 1955 USA - Charles M. Jones
44 Gummo 1997 USA - Harmony Korine
45 Hail Mary (Je vous salue Marie) 1985 France - Jean Luc Godard
46 The Haunting 1999 USA - Jan De Bont
47 Heat 1995 USA - Michael Mann
48 Hour of the Wolf (Vargtimmen) 1968 Sweden - Ingmar Bergman
49 House by the River 1950 USA - Fritz Lang
50 I Spit on Your Grave (Day Of The Woman) 1978 USA - Mier Zarchi
51 I Stand Alone 1998 France - Gaspar Noe
52 India Song 1975 France - Margueritte Duras
53 The Innocents 1961 England - Jack Clayton
54 The Insect Woman (Nippon konchuki) 1963 Japan - Shoei Imamura
55 Kaidan 1964 Japan - Masaki Koyabashi
56 The Keep 1983 USA - Michael Mann
57 Koyaannisqatsi 1982 USA - Godfrey DeReggio
58 Last Year at Marienbad (L’anée derniére a Marienbad) 1959 France - Alain Resnais
59 Lost Highway 1997 USA - David Lynch
60 M 1931 Germany - Fritz Lang
61 Magnolia 1999 USA - Paul Thomas Anderson
62 The Man Who Lies (L’homme qui ment) 1968 France - Alain Robbe-Grillet
63 Metropolis (version) 1983 USA - Fritz Lang
64 Oedipus Rex (Edipo re) 1967 Italy - Pier Paolo Pasolini
65 Once Upon a Time in the West (C’era una volta il west) 1969 Italy - Sergio Leone
66 Patty Hearst 1988 USA - Paul Schrader
67 The Pawnbroker 1965 USA - Sydney Lumet
68 The Pittsburgh Trilogy 1972 USA - Stan Brakhage
69 Planet of the Apes 1968 USA - Franklin J. Schaffner
70 Playtime 1967 France - Jacques Tati
71 Pride of the Marines 1945 USA - Delmer Daves
72 Psycho 1960 USA - Alfred Hitchcock
73 Punch-Drunk Love 2002 USA - Paul Thomas Anderson
74 Querelle 1982 Germany - Rainer Werner Fassbinder
75 Resident Evil 2002 England - Paul Anderson
76 Rosetta 1999 Belgium - Luc & Jean Pierre Dardenne
77 Rumble Fish 1983 USA - Francis Ford Coppola
78 Samurai The (Samourai le) 1967 France - Jean-Pierre Melville
79 Satyricon 1969 Italy - Federico Fellini
80 Scarface 1983 USA - Brian DePalma
81 Scorpio Rising 1968 USA - Kenneth Anger
82 Seduced and Abandoned (Sedotta e abbandonata) 1964 Italy - Pietro Germi
83 Shaft 1971 USA - Gordon Parks Jr.
84 The Shining 1980 England - Stanley Kubrick
85 Some Kind of Wonderful 1987 USA - Howard Deutch
86 The Spirit of the Beehive (Esp’ritu de la colemna El) 1973 Spain - Victor Erice
87 Stalker 1979 Russia - Andrei Tarkovsky
88 Stand By Me 1986 USA Reiner Rob
89 Straight Story The 1999 USA - David Lynch
90 Suspiria 1977 Italy - Dario Argento
91 Sympathy for the Devil (One Plus One) 1968 France - Jean Luc Godard
92 Talk Radio 1988 USA - Oliver Stone
93 Taxi Driver 1976 USA - Martin Scorsese
94 Teenage Rebellion 1967 USA - Norman T. Herman & Richard Lester
95 Temptress Moon (Feng yue) 1996 China - Kaige Chen
96 Tron 1982 USA - Steve Lisberger
97 Vagabond (San toit ni loi) 1985 France - Agnes Varda
98 Videodrome 1983 Canada - David Cronenberg
99 Violated Angels (Okasareta byakui) 1967 Japan - Koji Wakamatsu
100 Way of the Dragon (Meng long guojiang) 1972 Hong Kong - Bruce Lee

 



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