Songs from Movies

The Smithereens

The Smithereens are a powerpop/rock group from Carteret, New Jersey. The group formed in 1980 and consists of Pat DiNizio (lead singer/guitar), Jim Babjak (guitar), Mike Mesaros (bass), and Dennis Diken (drums). The group gained some notoriety when a single from its first album, Blood and Roses, was included on the soundtrack for and as the theme song of the 1986 Albert Pyun movie Dangerously Close and the video got some moderately heavy rotation on MTV. Read more on

The Smithereens has 9 songs that have been featured in movies like Backdraft, Bull Durham, Dangerously Close and Nail Polish. What is your favorite song by The Smithereens?


Songs from The Smithereens

A Girl Like You
Blood And Roses
Strangers When We Meet
Wooly Bully
Too Much Passion
Time and Time Again
The Stroll

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