Songs from Movies

King of the Hill (1993)

Based on the Depression-era bildungsroman memoir of writer A. E. Hotchner, the film follows the story of a boy struggling to survive on his own in a hotel in St. Louis after his mother is committed to a sanatorium with tuberculosis. His father, a German immigrant and traveling salesman working for the Hamilton Watch Company, is off on long trips from which the boy cannot be certain he will return.

The movie King of the Hill, released in 1993, features 12 songs from artists like The Mills Brothers, Rudy Vallee, Eddy Duchin and Ruth Etting. What is your favorite song from King of the Hill?


Songs from King of the Hill

Tiger Rag (1918)
The Mills Brothers
Kitty from Kansas City (1921)
Rudy Vallee
Can't We Talk It Over (1931)
Eddy Duchin
Nevertheless (I'm in Love with You) (1931)
Ruth Etting
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You (1932)
The Dorsey Brothers
Maybe Who Knows (1929)
Kate Smith
A Hundred Years from Today (1933)
Jack Teagarden
If I Had a Girl Like You (1925)
Rudy Vallee
You'll Do It Someday (1929)
Rudy Vallee
Blue Again (1930)
Cuban Love Song (1931)
Rain (1927)

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