Songs from Movies

The Rum Diary (2011)

Tired of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of late Eisenhower-era America, itinerant journalist Paul Kemp travels to the pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local San Juan newspaper run by the downtrodden editor Lotterman. Adopting the rum-soaked lifestyle of the late ‘50s version of Hemingway’s 'The Lost Generation', Paul soon becomes entangled with a very attractive American woman and her fiancée, a businessman involved in shady property development deals.  It is within this world that Kemp ultimately discovers his true voice as a writer and integrity as a man.

The movie The Rum Diary, released in 2011, features 25 songs from artists like Dean Martin, Xanadu Ensemble Band, The Tornados and JD Band. What is your favorite song from The Rum Diary?


Songs from The Rum Diary

Volare (Nel Blu Dipinto De Blue)
Dean Martin
Sin Ti
Xanadu Ensemble Band
Just One Night With You
The Tornados
Roll Out The Roosters
JD Band
Nothin' But Lovin'
Eugene Ruffolo
Kemp In The Village
Maggie's Nights
A Dozen Roses
Joe Lervold and Shanna Carlsen
Surfing Drums
"Dick Dale & His Del-Tones"
Cortijo y Su Combo and Ismael Rivera
Steel Band Medley
Rub?n Gonz?lez
September Love
C?mo Me Duele
Kitchen Sink Boogie
Hound Dog Taylor and the HouseRockers
Let's Go Funky
Hound Dog Taylor and the HouseRockers
The Lending Man Loan Company
Moberg Bifocal
Col Legno
What About El Monstrou?
JD Band
After All (I Live My Life)
Frankie Miller
The Mermaid Song
The Mermaid Song (Instrumental)
Johnny Depp