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Vanilla Sky soundtrack

Vanilla Sky (2001)
Product detail
Format: CD
UPC: 09362481092
Label: Warner Bros
Label number: 48109
Running time: 73m46s
Shipping date: December 11th, 2001
Product availability
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Album Tracklist
1.  All the Right Friends - R.E.M. [2:46]
2.  Everything In Its Right Place - Radiohead [4:09]
3.  Vanilla Sky - Paul McCartney [2:46]
info: Oscar-nominated song.
4.  Solsbury Hill - Peter Gabriel [4:23]
5.  I Fall Apart - Julianna Gianni [3:52]
...see complete tracklist
Music from the movie not on this soundtrack CD
From Rusholme with Love - Mint Royale
Garage Beat - Nancy Wilson
Good Vibrations - The Beach Boys
Heaven - The Rolling Stones
INDRA - Thievery Corporation
Ladies and Gentlemen, We Are Floating in Space - Spiritualized
The Nothing Song - Sigur Ros
Wild Honey - U2

Add more missing songs to this list, or tell us in what scenes these songs are heard or where they can be found.
Soundtrack Q & A
Q: I'm looking for a known song, the one heard when Tom Cruise is drunk before being operated on. I can explain it better in spanish... La cancion que canta cuando esta borracho y esta en una camilla antes de ser operado del rostro. (from ju4nlu15 in lima, peru)
A: "One Of Us" by Joan Osborne. (thanks to Travis Salbore, Centennial, COadd more info

Q: What is the song that plays when Penelope Cruz walks in to the funeral? (from Maxc in Playa del Carmen, Mexico)
A: I think the song name is "Ladies and Gentlemen we are Floating in Space" (thanks to starkey817, texasadd more info
A: The song is "Ladies and Gentlemen, We are Floating in Space" by Spiritualized. (thanks to me, PAadd more info

Q: Who is the woman singing in "Where Do I Begin"? (from Samantha in Chicago)
A: Vocals from "Where Do I Begin" belongs to Beth Orton. (thanks to Vanilla Man, Ukraineadd more info
A: As well as a solo career, she also did guest vocals on the Strange Cargo (William Orbit project) album "Hinterland." She's awesome! (thanks to toddler, LV, NVadd more info

Q: Hi, I'm looking for the name of the song that plays at the end of the film when Tom Cruise is talking to "tech support" and decides to jump off the building. Lots of people are asking for the song that plays at his funeral: it's called "Floating in Space." Thanks! (from Biba in Manchester)
A: I think that one's "The Nothing Song" by Sigur Ros. It's also called "untitled #4" on his website. (thanks to Alex, ukadd more info
A: "Good Vibrations" by the Beach Boys (thanks to dgleagon, Monterrey , mexicoadd more info

Q: At the end of the movie where Tom Cruise is ready to jump off the building... what is that song?? Not the funeral song, the one after that. (from kenj in colorado)
A: It's called "The Nothing Song" by Sigur Ros. (thanks to OSTfan, Burlingameadd more info

Q: What is the song from the trailer for this movie? (from antonis in greece)
A: There are three songs playing in this trailer: in first part Mondo '77's "Looper"; in second part - Peter Gabriel's "Solsbury Hill"; in third part "The Chemical Bros' "Where Do I Begin" (thanks to Vanilla Man, Ukraineadd more info

Q: What is the name of the song playing over the credits at the end? (from cann in england)
A: "Vanilla Sky" by Paul McCartney (thanks to oscar, Washington, DC, United Statesadd more info

Q: What is the first tune playing when Tom's character gets into the lift with tech support? It plays when everything is explained to him. (from goodwill in milan, living in scotland)
A: track 15 (look at the top of the page). thanks (thanks to tech_support, londonadd more info
A: A lot of people have asked what this song is called and all have gotten it wrong, it's called "Doot Doot" and it's by a band named Freur, the song itself is one of my favorites and is also in a great film called "Let Me In" about a vampire girl who is befriended by a boy who is bullied at school... which is in itself a remake of a film called "Let The Right One In". But yeah there you go, the song where Tom Cruise calls out to Tech Suport, enters the lift and has everything explained to him is called "Doot Doot" by Freur. Enjoy! (thanks to Wraith, GBadd more info

Q: What is the name of the song that plays on the main menu of the DVD? It is instrumental and I can't find it anywhere :( (from tvalent3 in spfld, IL)
A: The song is "Elevator Beat" by Nancy Wilson. (thanks to jamielaa, liverpooladd more info
A: No it's not. And I want to know the answer to this question too. It's driving me nuts! (thanks to floridanica, Michiganadd more info
A: It's the elevator beat remix (not the original version) by Nancy Wilson. see here>a? (thanks to astaldohen, Thessaloniki, Greeceadd more info

Q: What's the name of the song playing when Ames is driving/running through NYC with nobody around? (from vwstarved in Overly, ND, USA)
A: "From Rusholme With Love" by Mint Royale (thanks to Hugo, Amsterdam, The Netherlandsadd more info

Q: Where can I find "Garage Beat" by Nancy Wilson? (from shocker506 in carol stream, IL,)
A: check here (thanks to thepsychoticone, New Plymouth, New Zealandadd more info

Q: What's the song playing when Tom is out of his coma, walking past the window in his robe, it's Macy's day parade and we see a balloon floating outside?? (from Ola in Egypt)
A: It's the title track from the Sigur Ros album Agaetis Byrjun. (thanks to Segars, Tallahassee, FLadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when Cruise is choking Diaz to death in the bed with the pillow (from about 1:41:22 to 1:41:37)? (from chazz in beverly hills)
A: Porpoise (thanks to Vic, Oregonadd more info

Q: It's only a very short clip of a song after he stops shouting "tech support" and then the elevator opens. What's that song there? (from jamielaa in liverpool)
A: The song is called "Doot Doot" from Freur (thanks to Optimus Prime, Nonyaadd more info
A: You can't find this song (Freur's "Dood Doot") anywhere, but check this link. (thanks to claude miller, oklahomaadd more info

Q: What's the title, songwriter and performer of the song that accompanies the last scene when David leaps off the ledge? (from Michael in Port Washington, NY)
A: "The Nothing Song" by Sigur Ros (thanks to daniel, Mty, Mexicoadd more info
A: Also known as "Njosnavelin" by Sigur Ros. (thanks to Lilli, Mesa, AZ, USAadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when Tom Cruise is at the dance club, dancing in the middle of the sea of people with the mask on top of his head? It's not on the soundtrack. (from Laurali in Bear Valley, CA)
A: Paul Oakenfold's "Ready Steady Go" (thanks to ilokie, sf, caadd more info
A: Wrong. The song is "Rez" by Underworld. (thanks to nick, WA.add more info
A: There are a few songs in that scene..... (thanks to toddler, Las Vegasadd more info
A: "Indra" by Thievery Corporation is another. (thanks to Roberto, New Haven, CT, USAadd more info
A: "Afrika Shox" by Leftfield is also playing in the club, before Rez (thanks to Captain Redonkulous, Marsadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when Tom goes outside again and follows Penelope around town? (from heration-kane in wynne,ar)
A: Nancy Wilson - "Garage Beat" (thanks to Big_Ego_858, San Diego, CA USAadd more info

Q: What is the very first song playing when the woman says "abre los ojos" as they show an overview of the city? (from tee in houston,tx)
A: It's the Radiohead song on the soundtrack. (thanks to byron, saratoga NY USAadd more info
A: Radiohead - "Everything In Its Right Place." There is also another Radiohead song called "I Might Be Wrong" that plays right before he talks to tech support. (thanks to strangeclouds, san antonio, txadd more info

Q: What is the song playing at the memorial service? (from crriff in Massachusetts)
A: "Ladies and Gentlemen We're Floating in Outer Space" by Spiritualized (thanks to VanillaBallz, Hollywood, CAadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when Tom goes outside for the first time after his wreck and follows Penelope around town watching her? Sounds like jug bands. (from herationkane in Wynne,AR)
A: Its called "Garage Beat" - Nancy Wilson (thanks to Elsnickerdoodle, Washington D.Cadd more info

Q: There are a few songs played during the nightclub scene: Underworld "Rez/cowgirl," Chemical Brothers "Loops of Fury".....AND ?????? The one I'm trying to id has a robot voice, saying "...this will electrify..." Any ideas? (from toddler in Las Vegas)
A: "This will electrify" song is by Leftfield called "Afrika Shoxx" (thanks to Matt, PAadd more info

Q: What's the first song playing when Tom Cruise is walking around the club with the mask on? (from Bling in New York)
A: "Indra" by Thievery Corporation (thanks to Jon24Jon, Tallahassee, FL, USAadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when you insert the DVD and the menu comes up??? It's instrumental, but it's NOT "Elevator Beat". I know this for sure. And it's also not on the soundtrack.  (from floridanica in Michigan)
A: It is some music from a band from another country. Maybe Africa. If you listen to the DVD commentary, the director tells you what group it is. (thanks to Anon, s, s, usaadd more info
A: It's a song written by Nancy Wilson for Camerson Crowe just for the DVD menu. It's not on a score or soundtrack of any sort. Here is a youtube link. (thanks to Rich, MNadd more info

Q: What is the song playing in the background when Rebecca is showing Aames the Lucid Dream scene at the end of the movie? It begins with "I Have a Universe Inside of Me..." (from PaulDevon in Columbus, GA)
A: SinĂ©ad O'Connor - "The Healing Room" (thanks to diggeDinga, germanyadd more info

Q: What song is playing when Tom is using the bathroom in the club and then goes out to dance in the middle of the dance floor?
...from eric ayala in brooklyn,ny (answer eric ayala's question)

Q: What is the song playing when David is following Sophia and sees her meet with friends, after his accident?  (from gazzalove in england)
A: It sound's like it might be a different rendition of "Elevator Beats" by Nancy Wilson. Just upbeat with what sounds like a sitar. (thanks to corvajr4, Californiaadd more info
A: It is from Nancy Wilson, but it's called "Garage Beat." You can find it on Youtube. (thanks to Big_Ego_858, San Diego, CA USAadd more info

Q: What's the name of the beat and guitars we hear in the scene where Tom C is leaving Penelope C's apartment walking to the Mustang in the morning, ending as Cameron Diaz pulls up in the blue Buick?? (from jim in raleigh, nc usa)
A: "Last Goodbye" - Jeff Buckley (thanks to Ecar, Seattle, Washingtonadd more info

Q: What song is playing after Tom Cruise starts screaming and banging on the glass in his cell? The scene changes into when his psychiatrist picks him up & takes him to the cryogenics lab. (from Khanio in South Africa)
A: "Heaven" by Rolling Stones (thanks to henrique, braziladd more info

Q: What is the name of the instrumental piece that plays during the menu selection? I know for sure it's not on the soundtrack, it's not mentioned during the director's commentary... (from livia  in GTO)
A: It's Nancy Wilson (thanks to livia , GTOadd more info

Q: What is the song that plays when David goes to Sophia's apartment and discovers that all the pictures of Sophia, including the one he drew, are of Julianna, and after Julianna hits him, cries over him, and walks away? The song stops when Sophia turns back into Julianna.
...from Chesley in Florence, AL (answer Chesley's question)

Q: There is a song playing while Tom Cruise is in the elevator and tech support is explaining why certain images became part of his lucid dream. Not "Elevator Beat", not "Doot Doot", and not "We are all Ladies and Gentlemen". it's before Sigur Ros' #4 and it's instrumental. The song is playing while shot of "To Kill a Mockingbird" and Gregory Peck is on the screen. If anyone knows what the song is, I will be very grateful! (from Molly in Denver, CO USA)
A: Yes, it's music from the film To Kill A Mockingbird. "Summer's End" (thanks to EBfanadd more info

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