Best Soundtracks

A great movie is made even better by a powerful soundtrack. And sometimes the soundtrack is better than the movie itself! Here is a collection of some of our favorite compilations. Find something that will make kids of any age happy.

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Wondrous songs -- even for kids too young to see the movie.
By Karen O and the Kids
(2009)
(2009)
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These pirates rock! Fun tunes for mateys of all ages.
By Various Artists
(2011)
(2011)
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This is lyrical, beautifully textured music.
By Various Artists
(2000)
(2000)
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Gentle, mellow songs are ideal for quiet moments.
By Various Artists
(2010)
(2010)
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Beloved music still enchants; great for families.
By Various Artists
(2011)
(2011)
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Super-clean, cute soundtrack has something for everyone.
By Various Artists
(2011)
(2011)
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Typical Phineas and Ferb humor plus great music.
By Various Artists
(2011)
(2011)
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Funny, poignant songs showcase sisterly love and acceptance.
By Various Artists
(2013)
(2013)
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Fun, upbeat soundtrack to inspiring Pixar flick.
By Various Artists
(2012)
(2012)
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Positive messages that'll get you movin'.
By Various Artists
(2007)
(2007)
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Squeaky-clean soundtrack to popular tween movie.
By Various Artists
(2006)
(2006)
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Disney soundtrack offers inspiring rap, hip-hop, and gospel.
By Various Artists
(2012)
(2012)
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A Hard Day's Night Soundtrack Music Poster Image
Fab Four hit top form in first all-original soundtrack.
By The Beatles
(1964)
(1964)
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Collection of classic tracks still best intro to reggae.
By Various Artists
(1972)
(1972)
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Classic '50s hits bring back fun, yearning of the era.
By Various Artists
(1986)
(1986)
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Huge hit introduces new generations to old-time music.
By Various Artists
(2000)
(2000)
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Great tween-friendly mix from popular Nick show.
By Various Artists
(2008)
(2008)
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Big, fun ABBA musical featuring Hollywood actors.
By Various Artists
(2008)
(2008)
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Highlights From the Complete Soundtrack of American Graffiti Music Poster Image
Small-town, early '60s innocence frozen in time forever.
By Various Artists
(1998)
(1998)
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Forrest Gump: The Soundtrack Music Poster Image
Stellar showcase of rock, soul, pop from '50s, '60s, '70s.
By Various Artists
(1994)
(1994)
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The Big Chill - 15th Anniversary: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Music Poster Image
Great, Motown-heavy intro to catchy '60s pop.
By Various Artists
(1998)
(1998)
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Soundtrack of disco classics still stayin' alive!
By Bee Gees, Various Artists
(1977)
(1977)
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Soulful songs inspire and shine on Houston's final album.
By Jordin Sparks, Whitney Houston
(2012)
(2012)
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Lots of vibrant music amidst a heavy storyline.
By Various Artists
(1992)
(1992)
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Much less "dirty" than the movie, lots of fun to dance to.
By Various Artists
(1987)
(1987)
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Footloose Soundtrack Music Poster Image
Catchy hits fill soundtrack to 1984 teen dance movie.
By Various Artists
(1984)
(1984)
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Dark, eclectic soundtrack features top-notch artists.
By Various Artists
(2013)
(2013)
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Terrific singing captures old-school Motown.
By Various Artists
(2006)
(2006)
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Clever mix of Simon & Garfunkel songs, '60s cocktail music.
By David Grusin, Paul Simon, Simon & Garfunkel
(1968)
(1968)
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Memorable but dated '80s rock.
By Various Artists
(1986)
(1986)
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Classic and indie songs have sarcasm and charm.
By Various Artists
(2008)
(2008)
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The Fault in Our Stars (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Music Poster Image
Must-see movie's soundtrack is a mix of love and heartbreak.
By Various Artists
(2014)
(2014)
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A deliciously dark taste of Twilight.
By Various Artists
(2008)
(2008)
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Young love and adolescent angst: Something for every teen.
By Various Artists
(2009)
(2009)
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Popular alt-folk score speaks to angst-ridden teens.
By Various Artists
(2004)
(2004)
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Soundtrack features pensive songs, one with harsh lyrics.
By Various Artists
(2012)
(2012)
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