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Readers’ Poll: The 10 Best Soundtrack Songs

Picks include ‘Mrs. Robinson,’ ‘Lose Yourself’ and ‘Streets of Philadelphia’

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This year's Academy Awards ceremony was ostensibly a celebration of music in film, but that seemed to amount to little beyond bringing in Shirley Bassey to sing "Goldfinger" and reuniting the casts of recent big-screen musicals. (The press also teased us for weeks about a James Bond reunion that never happened.) Disappointment aside, we figured this was a good time to poll our readers about their favorite songs from motion pictures. We used the Academy Award rules here and took out any songs that didn't first appear in a film. Click through to see the results. 

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