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Old 06-24-2004, 02:39 PM
Skeptico Skeptico is offline
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Movies featuring "Nessun Dorma" (Puccini) on soundtrack

I was introduced to the beautiful "Nessun Dorma" by the movie below. It's one of those soundtracks that I know that I've heard in a lot of places before, but never really noticed it. Thank you Mandy Moore, for actually mentioning the author of the piece, Puccini, in your movie:

Chasing Liberty (2004)

So now I'm wondering, what other great movies use that track?
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Old 06-24-2004, 03:16 PM
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Aria

It's actually a collection of short films, (music videos if you must) set to famous opera aria's.

And it's pretty cool.
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Old 06-25-2004, 02:48 PM
MovieMogul MovieMogul is offline
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Well, according to this site, the following films all feature the piece:
Bend It Like Beckham
Boxing Helena
Castaway
The Guilty
His Butler's Sister
The Killing Fields
The Lame Pigeon
Man on Fire
The Mirror Has Two Faces
New York Stories
Serenade
Shadow Conspiracy
The Sum of All Fears
Toys
Very Annie Mary
The Witches of Eastwick
Yes, Giorgio
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