07 January 2014

The title of the movie will be listed first, followed by U2’s contribution, and the year of release.

Note that U2’s most successful contribution to a movie would have to be the original song, “Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me Kill Me” which was on the Batman Forever soundtrack.

The song was released as a single with other tracks from the movie, and the single reached number 2 in the UK charts, number 1 in Australia, number 11 in Canada and number 16 in the U.S.

  • They Call It An Accident - “October” [1982]
  • The Last American Virgin - “I Will Follow” [1982]
  • Captive - Edge co-authors entire soundtrack with Michael Brooks [1985]
  • The Courier - “Walk to the Water” [1987]
  • Until the End of the World - “Until the End of the World” [1990]
  • A Clockwork Orange - Bono / Edge co-write music for theater production [1990]
  • State of Grace - “Trip Through Your Wires” [1990]
  • Honeymoon In Vegas - Bono sings “Can’t Help Falling In Love” [1992]
  • Faraway, So Close - “Stay (Faraway, So Close)” and “The Wanderer” [1993]
  • Reality Bites - “All I Want Is You” [1993]
  • Pret-a-Porter - “Lemon Remix” [1994]
  • Threesome - “Dancing Barefoot” [1994]
  • Milk Money - “Some Days are Better Than Others” [1994]
  • In the Name of the Father - “Thief Of Your Heart”, “In the Name of the Father” and “Billy Boola” [1994]
  • Blown Away - “With or Without You” and “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For” [1994]
  • Johnny Mnemonic - “Alex Descends Into Hell For a Bottle of Milk” [1995]
  • Batman Forever - “Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me” [1995]
  • Heat - “Always, Forever, Now” (The Passengers) [1995]
  • Par-dela les Nuages - “Your Blue Room” and “Beach Sequence” (The Passengers) [1995]
  • The Pillow Book - “Daddy’s Gonna Pay for Your Crashed Car” [1995]
  • Show Girls - “Numb (Gimme Some More Dignity Mix)” [1995]
  • Short Cuts - Bono and the Edge co-write “Conversations on a Barstool” [1996]
  • Mission: Impossible - Adam and Larry perform title track theme song [1996]
  • Gun (U.S. TV show) - “Happiness Is a Warm Gun” [1997]
  • Blackout - “Miami” [1997]
  • The End of Violence - “I’m Not Your Baby” with Sinead O’Connor [1997]
  • City of Angels - “If God Will Send His Angels” [1998]
  • Cookies Fortune - Bono / Edge appear on separate tracks [1998]
  • Forces of Nature - “Everlasting Love” [1999]
  • Entropy - “MOFO (Live)”, “Mysterious Ways (Live)”, “Lemon (Perfecto Mix)” [1999]
  • Runaway Bride - “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For” [1999]
  • Three Kings - “In God’s Country” [2000]
  • Million Dollar Hotel - U2 contributes “Stateless”, “The Ground Beneath Her Feet”, and “The First Time” and Bono contributes “Never Let Me Go”, “Falling at Your Feet” and “Dancin’ Shoes” [2000]
  • The Family Man - “One” [2000]
  • Moulin Rouge - Bono covers “Children of the Revolution” with Gavin Friday and Maurice Seezer [2001]
  • Tomb Raider - “Elevation (Tomb Raider Mix)” [2001]
  • Vanilla Sky - “Wild Honey” [2001]
  • Buskers - “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For” [2001]
  • Bandits - “Beautiful Day” [2001]
  • About a Boy - “Zoostation” [2002]
  • Mr. Deeds - “Sweetest Thing (Single Mix)” [2002]
  • Bloody Sunday - “Sunday Bloody Sunday (Live)” [2002]
  • Black Velvet - “Beautiful Day” [2002]
  • Gangs of New York - “Hands That Built America” - different mix from The Best Of 1990 - 2000 [2003]
  • The Good Thief - Bono covers “That’s Life”[2003]
  • Veronica Guerin - “Everlasting Love” [2003]
  • Intermission - “Out of Control” [2003]
  • Taking Lives - “Bad” [2004]
  • Leonard Cohen: I’m Your Man Documentary - “Tower of Song” [2005]
  • Don’t Come Knocking - “Don’t Come Knocking” - Bono and Andrea Corr [2006]