Songs from Movies

Playing by Heart (1998)

Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs Trent's charm, but he persists. The trendy, prolix Joan tries to pull the solitary Keenan into her orbit. An adulterous couple meet at hotels for evening sex. Hugh tells tall tales, usually tragic, to women in bars.

The movie Playing by Heart, released in 1998, features 29 songs from artists like Bran Van 3000, Cracker, P.J. Harvey and Gomez. What is your favorite song from Playing by Heart?


Songs from Playing by Heart

Drinking in LA (1998)
Bran Van 3000
Been Around the World (1998)
Angelene (1998)
P.J. Harvey
Tijuana Lady (1998)
Nightmare (1996)
Friction (1998)
I'm Glad There Is You (1941)
Chet Baker
Everything Happens to Me (1940)
The Charlie Haden Quartet with Chet Baker
It's Only Sexual (1998)
Cigarettes Will Kill You (1998)
Ben Lee
Exactly Like Me (1998)
Bran Van 3000
Lost Baby (1998)
Dirty Little Mouth (1998)
Recado bossa nova (1962)
Laurindo Almeida and The Bossa Nova All-Stars
Voodoo Dreams (1996)
Les Baxter
Samba de Orfeu (1961)
Ray Anthony
Surrender 2 Love (1990)
Ottmar Liebert
I soliti ignoti (1958)
Chet Baker
Bluff (1998)
I'll Plant My Own Tree (1967)
I Care (Soul II Soul) (1995)
Soul II Soul
It's Impossible (1967)
An LA Groove (1998)
Dance the Night Away (1998)
The Mavericks
Lucius Lu (1952)
Chet Baker
Homecoming (1998)
Walk into This Room (1998)
Edward Kowalczyk and Neneh Cherry
Lover's Will (1983)
Bonnie Raitt

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