Quentin Tarantino Renders Ennio Morricone Inglourious

noah | May 18, 2009 11:30 am

The soundtrack-gathering prowess of Quentin Tarantino has been discussed in this space before, and the release of the song list for his forthcoming World War II flick–the spell-check-defying Inglourious Basterds, which premieres at Cannes on Wednesday–is notable for its heavy reliance on the work of famed composer Ennio Morricone, not to mention the excavation of the Giorgio Moroder/David Bowie track from the 1982 film Cat People. Full list of tracks–and the movies the songs were culled from–after the jump.

1. “The Green Leaves of Summer,” Dimitri Tiomkin (The Alamo) 2. “After The Verdict,” Ennio Morricone (The Big Gundown) 3. “L’Incontro Con La Figlia,” Ennio Morricone (The Return of Ringo) 4. “White Lightning,” Charles Bernstein (White Lightning) 5. “Il Mercenario (Ripresa),” Ennio Morricone (Il Mercenario) 6. “Slaughter,” Billy Preston (Slaughter) 7. “Algeris 1 Novembre 1984,” Ennio Morricone / Gillo Pontecorvo (The Battle of Algiers) 8. “The Surrender (La resa),” Ennio Morricone (The Big Gundown) 9. “One Silver Dollar,” Gianni Ferrio (One Silver Dollar) 10. “Bath Attack,” Charles Bernstein (The Entity) 11. “Davon Geht Die Welt Nicht Unter,” Zarah Leander 12. “The Man With The Big Sombrero,” Sam Shelton and the Michael Andrew Orchestra (Hi Diddle Diddle) 13. “Ich Wollt Ich Waer Bin Buhn,” Lillian Harvey, Willy Fritsch, and Paul Kemp 14. “Cat People (Putting Out Fire),” David Bowie & Giorgio Moroder (Cat People) 15. “Mystic and Severe,” Ennio Morricone (Death Rides A Horse) 16. “The Devil’s Rumble,” The Arrows (Devil’s Angels) 17. “What I’d Say Zulus,” Elmer Bernstein (Zulu Dawn) 18. “Un Amico,” Ennio Morricone (Revolver) 19. “Tiger Tank,” Lalo Schifrin (Kelly’s Heroes) 20. “Bastero Gondors Rabhia e Tarantella,” Ennio Morricone (Allonsanfan)

[The Playlist]