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The English Patient (1996)

Beginning in the 1930s, "The English Patient" tells the story of Count Almásy who is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of love, betrayal, and politics that is later revealed in a series of flashbacks while Almásy is on his death bed after being horribly burned in a plane crash.

The movie The English Patient, released in 1996, features 14 songs from artists like Ella Fitzgerald and Benny Goodman. What is your favorite song from The English Patient?


Songs from The English Patient

Flat Foot Floogie (1938)
Where or When (1937)
The Darktown Strutters' Ball (1917)
Pettin' in the Park (1933)
God Save The King
Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht (Silent Night, Holy Night) (1818)
Manhattan (1925)
Yes! We Have No Bananas (1923)
It's Only a Paper Moon (1933)
Szerelem, Szerelem
Muzsikas featuring M?rta Sebesty?n (as Marta Sebestyen)
Cheek to Cheek (1935)
Ella Fitzgerald
Wang Wang Blues (1921)
Benny Goodman
One O'Clock Jump (1933)
Benny Goodman
Aria + Variation 1

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