LOL Soundtrack 2012 Features Foster the People, Keane, Ingrid Michaelson & The Rolling Stones
U.S. Movie Starring Miley Cyrus & Demi Moore
Keane's ubiquitous "Somewhere Only We Know" song along with Foster the People, Ingrid Michaelson, The Rolling Stones, BB Brunes plus the retro-sounding The Big Bang are included on the LOL 2012 Soundtrack for the U.S. version of the movie. Miley Cyrus' chance to shine is on a power ballad called "Giving You Up".
The song "Hearts On Fire" otherwise known as "I've Been Crazy For You All This Time" featured in the movie's trailer is actually sung by Jonathan Clay while in the movie actor Douglas Booth lip syncs his performance to Clay's voice. Although Clay didn't write any of the songs for the movie, according to his blog you'll hear him perform at least four songs on the 2012 LOL O.S.T. If you find Douglas dreamy, like Twilight's Robert Pattinson and Les Miserable's Eddie Redmayne, it turns out he's English, too look for him in an upcoming re-boot of Romeo & Juliet where he plays Romeo opposite Hailee Steinfeld (True Grit) tentatively scheduled for release July 26, 2013 in the U.K. and September 6, 2013 in the U.S.
From the Twilight Saga, there's fan favorite Ashley Greene while the rest of the cast includes Thomas Jane (Hung), Jay Hernandez (Takers), Nora Dunn (SNL), Gina Gershon (P.S. I Love You), Fisher Stevens (Awake) and Austin Nichols (One Tree Hill). The cast also includes Douglas Booth (Worried About the Boy), Adam Sevani (Step Up 2 & 3D), George Finn (90210) and Ashley Hinshaw (Gossip Girl), along with Lina Esco and Tanz Watson.
LOL made a brief run at the box office at the beginning of May 2012 with little support from Lionsgate Entertainment before it was released internationally then on DVD & Blu Ray on July 31, 2012. It's now available to watch instantly on Netflix. If you enjoyed the story LOL, you can actually enjoy it two ways, both with Miley Cyrus and Demi Moore as well as the original French version with the mother and daughter played by Sophie Marceau and Christa Theret.
Or, if you just want to see more Miley, check out So Undercover co-starring Jeremy Piven (The Entourage )and Alexis Knapp. Miley got the shrift on this movie as Weinstein Company scuttled the theatrical release and just punted it straight to home video in February 2013 where you can watch it online or on DVD .
Look for Demi Moore in the upcoming release Very Good Girls where she plays another Mom. Her co-stars are Dakota Fanning & Elizabeth Olsen, Richard Dreyfuss and Peter Sarsgaard. So far the movie has only screened in the U.S. at the Sundance Film Festival. Here's hoping it'll be released sometime in 2013 either in theaters or perhaps direct to DVD.
And in case you missed these movies when they came out and are craving to see more of Demi Moore, then check out some of these films. Demi plays the office ice queen effortlessly in a minor part in Margin Call in a brilliant drama co-starring Kevin Spacey, Jeremy Irons & Simon Baker. There's also her all-time nasty girl role in Disclosure with Michael Douglas where she tears apart his picture perfect marriage and office life by revealing their unseemly affair. Oh, and one more...The Joneses with David Duchonvy released in 2010 was a marvelous, original story that's totally worth seeing on DVD.
Photo Source: Lionsgate
Updated 7/12 & 7/27 & 11/14/2013
"Giving You Up"
Miley Cyrus Song in LOL
The movie features a lovely simple acoustic track with Miley belting out heartfelt lyrics about "Giving You Up". If you wondering which album it's available on, you won't find it anywhere. It's Miley without all the flash and glam, it's just her and her voice.
According to idolator.com, it's actually a song that was supposed to be on the album Breakout that was released in 2008 but it ended up not making the cut. Lucky for us, Cyrus was able to pull it from her slush pile and include it in the movie. How convenient for her. It was released on the internet and you can listen to it here.
Despite all of Miley's growing pains, controversy about her hair and engagement, this track is a reminder of how at the heart of things, she's still a fabulous singer. Mind you though, this is in Miley's pre-Twerking days before her controversial MTV awards performance where she raunched up the stage with singer Robin Thicke.
Check out the lyrics to the song here and a full audio version as well.
LOL Soundtrack List - Click on Songs to Preview
Additional Songs on the L.O.L. OST - Click On Songs to Preview
- Heart on Fire
Jonathan Clay & Scott Thomas
- Little Sister
Jonathan Clay featuring Becky Henkel
- Giving You Up
- Cul & Chemise (Alright)
- I'm Gonna Love You Just a Little Bit More, Babe
Original Performed by Barry White
LOL version performed by Rachel Rabin with Becky Henkel, Rachael Mintz, Adjoa Skinner, Linda Strawberry and Cathy Choi
Written by Jean-Philippe Verdin and Rebecca Delannet
Performed by Jonathan Clay
- Everybody's Gotta Learn Sometime
Written by James Warren. Performed Jean-Phillipe Verdin
Available to Preview on Amazon France
LOL Soundtrack - Full Preview
The Big Bang - Featuring Rock Mafia
OK so it seems like a no brainer but besides being used in LOL the song "The Big Bang" has actually been used by the television show The Big Bang Theory.
Houdini - Foster the People
Somewhere Only We Know - Keane
It seemed like this song came out of nowhere and then was suddenly everywhere seemingly ubiquitous in a lot of tv commercials and movie promos.
Cool BB Brunes Song "Cul & Chemise" - Cover of Supergrass Song "Alright"
Original Supergrass song "Alright".
"Heart on Fire"
"Heart on Fire" Douglas Booth Song - Lyrics: "I've Been Crazy For You All The Time"
While hottie Douglas Booth plays Miley Cyrus' on screen boyfriend, it's actually Jonathan Clay we hear singing as Kyle, with Clay acting as a "voice double" for Booth singing on the LOL 2012 Soundtrack and the song "Heart on Fire" featured on the movie's trailer for the 2012 U.S. release. Although Clay didn't write any of the songs for the movie, you'll hear him perform at least four songs on the 2012 LOL O.S.T.
Features Jonathan Clay
One of the songs on the LOL movie trailer is "Heart on Fire" written by Scott Thomas and performed by Jonathan Clay. We're still waiting to hear more about the release of the official LOL O.S.T. In the meantime, have a listen to this single and some of Jonathan's other songs.
Songs Featured Exclusively on the LOL 2012 Soundtrack:
1. "Heart on Fire" - Jonathan Clay & Scott Thomas
2. "Little Sister" - Jonathan Clay featuring Becky Henkel
3. "Little Sister" Acoustic - Jonathan Clay
4. "Dreamers" - Jonathan Clay
Source: Jonathan Clay's Website
LOL Movie Trailers - Starring Miley Cyrus
LOL Movie Trailers & Sneak Previews
LOL German / Deutsche Trailer - Release Date: May 31, 2012
Even if you don't speak a lick of German, this international dubbed version of the trailer is still worth watching to see additional clips not included on previous movie trailers.
Miley Cyrus Dance For LOL
Dance Battle - Miley Cyrus vs. Adam Sevani
ACDC Dance Crew
Cool Dance Moves From Adam Sevani
Adam Sevani as Moose - Photo Source: Summit Entertainment
LOL U.S. Release Date
May 4, 2012
Friendship is not that easy to turn into love.
Miley Cyrus in the 2012 LOL Movie - Source: Lionsgate Entertainment
Wanna Find out More? - LOL The Movie Official YouTube Channel
- Exclusive Clip From LOL
- Behind the Scenes With Miley
See Miley plead with the director to change some lines in a scene about wanting to stay friends.
- Short Interview Teaser
Liza Azuelos, Hashley Hinshaw and Lina Esco
- On Location LOL Movie In Paris
Behind the scenes b-roll footage.
- On the Set of LOL
Miley Cyrus, Ashley Greene and Douglas Booth
- The Making of LOL
Demi on Playing Miley's Mom
Miley Cyrus Interview
Twilight's Ashley Greene on Her Role in LOL - Playing the Flirty Bad Girl
Ashley's character plays the overconfident boy crazy one.
He's so gorgeous, it hurts.
All the Chatter About Miley
"PARTY IN THE USA"
Fans Petititon to Make the Song the National Anthem
What's Up With Miley - Here's Her Latest Video "We Can't Stop"
Source: USA Today
Miley Cyrus stopped in to fill in as a radio co-host for On Air With Ryan Seacrest. Even though Seacrest wasn't there, Cyrus got the chance to debut her new party anthem "We Can't Stop" and the official audio was released on her YouTube Vevo Channel. To preview, click . here
Miley on the Rock the Vote Video - With Her Pink Inspired Coif
Initially Miley had her hair chopped off with long bangs for styling options ala Pink. But in November, she's gone even shorter. You could almost tease her that her hair resembles Justin Bieber's with the sides coiffed in a buzz cut. Check out photos here.
More About Miley Cyrus' Haircut - Short Pixie Cut
Miley almost looks like one of the Olsen Twins in the photo on the left.
Miley on Jay Leno - Tonight Show Interview
Demi Moore in a Wall Street Thriller - Based on Realities of the Financial Collapse
Meet the Joneses - Selling the American Dream
What do you you think of the LOL movie and soundtrack?
I didn't get a chance to see LOL for its brief run in the theater. If you've seen it already and remember some of the songs in the movie, please leave a note here.
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