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The Rules of Attraction soundtrack

The Rules of Attraction (2002)
Product detail
Format: CD
UPC: 01509593682
Label: Lions Gate Records
Label number: 9368
Running time: not on file
Shipping date: October 8th, 2002
Product availability
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Album Tracklist
1.  Carol of the Bells - tomandandy [2:25]
2.  Six Different Ways - The Cure [3:20]
3.  Out of the Races and On to the Tracks - The Rapture [4:05]
4.  Colours - Donovan [4:14]
5.  Situation - Yaz [3:46]
...see complete tracklist
Music from the movie not on this soundtrack CD
Faith - George Michaels

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Soundtrack Q & A
Q: Which song is playing during the scene where Sean's admirer commits suicide in the bathtub? (from Sam in Brooklyn)
A: "Without You" from Harry Nilsson. (thanks to Cris, spainadd more info
A: I think it's rather "Post Suicide" from tomandandy. I was looking for this tune as well, that's why I know about it ^^ (thanks to Matéous, brussels belgiumadd more info

Q: What song is playing when Sean hits that girl? The same song is playing when he checks his mail and when Lauren skateboards and cries. (from lusa in Bergen)
A: Tomandandy's "Post Suicide" is downloadable for free @ (thanks to Pols, Belgium, Liègeadd more info

Q: What is the the second song playing during the party where they're burning the tall wood thing? It's the song playing during Paul and Sean's conversation. (from Joe in Arizona)
A: "Out of the Races and Onto the Tracks" by The Rapture (thanks to Daniellee, caliadd more info
A: It's not "Out of the Races" because that's the 1st song. What's the second one? (thanks to Farquar, Omaha, NB USAadd more info
A: It's "Hey Guy" from tomandandy. You can get it at their page on lastfm for free. (thanks to nonsense dreamer, lisbon, portugaladd more info

Q: What's the symphony playing in the scene where teacher Eric Stolz is blown? I've heard it's Tchaikovsky's "Coffee." (from Rob in Houston, TX, USA)
A: "Aida" by Giuseppe Verdi (thanks to bateman, njadd more info

Q: What music is playing when Shaun and Lauren walk up the hall on a split screen (Shaun on the left and Lauren on the right) and they talk about a lecture being cancelled, and Lauran asks to see Shaun's eyes and she removes his dark glasses? (from Kev in London UK)
A: "Colours" by Donovan (thanks to Gary, U.S.add more info

Q: What song is playing when the girl is being taken away in the ambulance outside of the school? I can't believe it's not on the soundtrack! (from NIN in chicago, Il)
A: That song is "Post Suicide" (thanks to BlondeAlways, New Yorkadd more info

Q: What song is playing when Paul is dancing in front of the looking glass before his meeting with Sean? (from Daniil in Russia)
A: "Faith" by George Michael (thanks to b, memphisadd more info
A: No, that is not true, it's a french song. "Faith" is played on on a different scene, where Paul Danton dances on the bed with Robert. So the question remains. (thanks to D, Lithuaniaadd more info
A: I got this one. It's Serge Gainsbourg - L'ami Caouette ( My Pal Peanut ). Enjoy. (thanks to D, Lithuaniaadd more info
A: This song is awesome but sadly not on the soundtrack (thanks to frannycoise, holyoke, ma 01040add more info

Q: What's the song that goes "lalalala lalala" on the radio when Sean Bateman rips the phone out of the wall after he tries to kill himself? (from rupert in NY)
A: "Halloween Song" by tomandandy (thanks to marcus, californiaadd more info
A: I'm pretty sure it's "Love Rhymes With Hideous Car Wreck" by the Blood Brothers (thanks to jacob, californiaadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when Jessica Biel is at the party blowing lines? It starts off sounding like a Beethoven song and then goes into a freestyle. (from tiggy in california)
A: "When I Get You Alone" by Robin Thicke (thanks to anon, anonadd more info

Q: What song is playing after the girl kills herself? (from sierra in ca)
A: It's called "Post Suicide" by tomandandy. You can download all the unreleased tracks from the movie on their website. (thanks to Ladytron, Philadelphiaadd more info

Q: What's the song playing when Lara (Jessica Biel) is drunk and she is dancing in front of the football team? (from Sudake in Paris, France)
A: "Boom Shake That Ass" from tomandandy. (thanks to nonsense dreamer, lisbon, portugaladd more info

Q: What is the French song playing when Sean is talking to Jessica Biel about where Lauren is at a party? (from Dani California in NH)
A: I'm guessing its one of the songs played at the Pre Saturday Night Party Party... "Sei Dein Eigener Held (D.I.S.C.O. Radio Mix)" from Jens "Der Wolf" Albert. (and it's German). Hope this helps ;) (thanks to nonsense dreamer, lisbon, portugaladd more info

Q: What is the dance/techno song playing at The End of the World party? "The gay song" as Sean said. (from Tidler in NY)
A: "Gumballs" by tomandandy (thanks to world's most distinguished gentleman, helladd more info
A: Wrong. That's the other song during the party. Thanks a lot for your helpful information. (thanks to bob, helladd more info

Q: What is the track that starts to play as Sean is beaten up with the baseball bats and fades into the end of the world party???
...from jim in sd (answer jim's question)

Q: What's the song playing when Shoen checks his mail and when Lauren skateboards and cries? (Tomandandy's "Post Suicide"?)
...from Cardinal in Ukraine (answer Cardinal's question)

Q: What German language song is playing at the party? ( du bist dein eigener boss... ) (from nk in latvia)
A: "Sei Dein Eigener Held (D.I.S.C.O. Radio Mix)" by Jens Der Wolf Albert (thanks to nonsense dreamer, lisbon, portugaladd more info

Q: What is the very famous short bit of classical music heard at the beginning of the movie, and during the credits? I know it well but can't think of the name or composer. (from billy97 in washington, dc)
A: Aida: Grand March by Verdi (thanks to Andy, Kirkwood, CAadd more info

Q: What song is playing when Sean is beaten by the drug dealers?
...from oteemal in england (answer oteemal's question)

Q: What is the name of the song playing at the party with the burning man? NOT "The Rapture" but the other one... the good one. It sounds like Beck. (from izzi in denver, co)
A: The track you are after is called "Hey Guy" by tomandandy. You can find it on their website under downloads. (thanks to Helper38, Australiaadd more info

Q: What is the name of the Modest Mouse song playing in this movie? I forget the scene & the name of the song. It's driving me crazy because I hear it all the time.
...from stephanie in NYC (answer stephanie's question)

Q: What is the song playing during the opening for Lauren where she is talking to the NYU film student? During the part where they are sitting on the couch and she comments that his eyes are drifting. Any ideas?
...from Chris in Cleveland (answer Chris's question)

Q: What is the song with the lyrics "...I don't know how to love you, I don't know how to trust..."? It's a girl singing. (from Valerie in Milton, PA)
A: Milla Jovovich, "The Gentleman Who Fell Before The Court." (thanks to virginiaplain, Bklyn NYadd more info

Q: What song is playing when they are taking the freshman to the hospital as he "overdosed"??? (from shaun in Ohio)
A: "The Situation" by Yaz (sometimes called Yazoo) (thanks to kailee, COadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when Lauran walks in on Sean when he fakes his suicide with fake blood? (from LB in Le Grand, CA, USA)
A: The song is from Public Image - "Rise" (thanks to doubleback, canadaadd more info

Q: What is the song playing at "the dressed to get screwed party"? (from warkidd in india)
A: Robin Thicke - "When I Get You Alone" (thanks to andyfairweather, sheffield, ukadd more info

Q: Wha's the song playing when Lauren and her friend are sniffing drugs? (from godspeed in paterson nj)
A: "Lust To Love" by The Go-Go's (sped-up for effect) (thanks to thewaymouth, Bostonadd more info

Q: What is the song that plays as Bateman lights a joint after he wakes up from his suicide attempt coma?? It sounds like Talking Heads but I'm not sure. Lyrics = "...should be wrong, I should be right..."  (from JayRod in FL)
A: "Rise" (thanks to Hakubi, Amazinglandadd more info
A: by Pil (thanks to Hakubi, Amazinglandadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when Sean goes over to Rupert's house? It's also in the credits. (from twiggy in hells kitchen manhattan)
A: 52 Pick Up (thanks to AntiAlkoholMan, Lithuania, Vilniusadd more info

Q: What is the music cue playing at the bus station when Paul leaves and Sean thinks about Lauren?
...from Jakey in Miami, FL, USA (answer Jakey's question)

Q: What's the instrumental piece playing in the background when James/Sean walks back in to the party towards the end of the movie? Hint: Sean was drinking a fifth of Jack Daniels I believe...the piece of music sounds very bad ass and it could be a Tomandandy get-up yet it isn't on the soundtrack.
...from Scott Weiler/ Rottweiler  in Round Lake (answer Scott Weiler/ Rottweiler 's question)

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