Das Boot (1981) soundtrack

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Das Boot (1981) soundtrack

Post by Eden Zhang » 09 Jun 2004 13:00

[Several threads dealing with "Das Boot" soundtrack have been merged by the music section host, Ivan Ž.]

Hi there.

I watched the DVD of Das Boot the other day and am now wondering what the name of a certain song is.

Its the song heard briefly on the radio, before the captain orders the radioman to turn it off. This was near the beginning of the movie. If I remember correctly, the captain gets the radioman to put on an English song straight after.

Anyway, I'm sorry I can't give a more detailed description, the DVD is my friends and he took it back. I'll go get it off him again, and post more details.

Thanks.

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Post by Karwats » 09 Jun 2004 14:31

Eden Zhang wrote: [...] an English song straight after.
Hi

I can recall "It's a long way to Tipperary".

Hope this helps

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Post by kobold » 09 Jun 2004 14:45

Karwats wrote: I can recall "It's a long way to Tipperary".
I have the sound track to das boot and unfortunately that song is not included :( which is sad because it was quite a good moment in the film.

dave

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Post by Madsen » 09 Jun 2004 22:15

kobold wrote:
Karwats wrote: I can recall "It's a long way to Tipperary".
I have the sound track to das boot and unfortunately that song is not included :( which is sad because it was quite a good moment in the film.
Hi Dave . I have that song you mentioned. i think it is the version used in the film. can try to send it to you if you wish. do you have a Emailadr? or msn?

"onto migghty London came an Irishman today, tataatattaadadadatadadad" :lol:
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Post by kobold » 09 Jun 2004 22:54

Madsen wrote: I have that song you mentioned. i think it is the version used in the film. can try to send it to you if you wish. do you have a Emailadr?
email: warwickhunt@blueyonder.co.uk

i have versions of the song but not the one sung by the guys in das boot .

thanks

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Post by Eden Zhang » 10 Jun 2004 02:38

Hi there.

Thanks for all your help, however I must've worded my question poorly (it was late). :)

I was actually asking for the song that was played right BEFORE "It's a long way to Tipperary", the brief orchastra classic style song that was heard.

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Post by Der Schwarze Ritter » 10 Jun 2004 07:59

Eden Zhang wrote: I was actually asking for the song that was played right BEFORE "It's a long way to Tipperary", the brief orchastra classic style song that was heard.
It sounded like a newsreel, probably Die Deutsche Wochenschau. I'll check it out later.

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Post by Klaus Yurk » 11 Jun 2004 19:29

Eden Zhang wrote: I was actually asking for the song that was played right BEFORE "It's a long way to Tipperary", the brief orchastra classic style song that was heard.
I just watched it and I cannot identify the first song.

BTW, my favorite piece of music in the movie is that beautiful sad melody sung by the female vocalist. It is sung twice during the movie. Must be a love song of some sort. Does anyone know the name of it? It almost sounds French. Beautiful what it is.

My copy of the movie (recorded off of HBO) does not list ANY music credits at the end.

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Post by Madsen » 16 Jun 2004 22:49

kobold wrote:
Madsen wrote: I have that song you mentioned. i think it is the version used in the film. can try to send it to you if you wish. do you have a Emailadr?
email: warwickhunt@blueyonder.co.uk
Hi kobold. did you get my mail? was it the correct song?

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Post by kobold » 17 Jun 2004 03:56

Madsen wrote:Hi kobold. did you get my mail? was it the correct song?
sorry i didnt reply quicker, its the correct song but it is not sung by the crew of the submarine as far as i can tell :(

thanks anyway :)

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Post by dasboot » 19 Jul 2004 04:42

not exactly what your looking for, but try this link to some samples

http://www.logos-ringtones.nl/Das%20Boot.html

another link for the full movie theme(s)

http://www.victoryatseaonline.com/war/dasboot.html

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Post by Kiesel » 19 Jul 2004 17:50

from http://www.uboat.net/special/movies/item/238
Notes
Das Boot FAQ
What are the names of the popular songs featured in the movie?
* The song sung by the female performer in the bar at the beginning of the film was "Mon Gars" performed by Rita Cadillac. This song is on the Das Boot soundtrack.

* The song the men are singing in the bar at the start of the film is "O du schöner Westerwald". Read the lyrics and hear the melody here.

* "It's a Long Way to Tipperary" was performed by the Russian Army Chorus. You can purchase this song from Amazon on a 17-track Audio CD.

* The French record which seemed to be the captain's favorite song ("you know the one") was "J'attendrai" sung by Rina Ketty. You can purchase this song from Amazon on a 22-track or 38-track Audio CD.

* The song the band is playing when the boat is leaving harbor at the beginning of the movie is "Muss I Denn"; this one is on the Das Boot soundtrack.

* The song the band is playing when the boat returns to harbor at the end of the movie is the Erzherzog-Albrecht-Marsch. You can purchase this song from amazon.de on a CD entitled Preußische und österreichische Märsche.

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music from the film das boat

Post by karl stiner » 09 May 2005 16:26

does any one like the music from the film das boat because i found a link to some songs :lol: :P

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Post by Wolfsburg » 09 May 2005 17:39

sure i love everything related to the movie
indeed i use the song as my ringtone
(really)

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Post by Kurz Patrone » 10 May 2005 11:12

Please give us link.

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