Note:Below is a complete playlist of all 21 songs that can be heard in the Netflix coming-of-age comedy-drama “The Half of It”. Some of these commercial songs are not included on the official soundtrack album, but are used in the movie.
All 21 songs featured in “The Half of It”:
Annie's Song - John Denver Timestamp:0:05 | Scene: In music lessons this song is sung. Aster Flores sings this song. Ellie Chu watches her in amazement.
Casablanca Medley - Max Steiner Feat. Dooley Wilson & Elliot Carpenter Trio Timestamp:0:09 | Scene: Ellie's father is watching an old movie.
Hold On Amadeus - Dick Walter Timestamp:0:09 | Scene: Ellie is on the phone. She's stuck in a holding line.
The Carny (2009 Remastered Version) - Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Timestamp:0:13 | Scene: Ellie talks to her father, who is watching an old movie again. They speak Chinese with each other.
Check Me Out - Photronique Timestamp:0:17 | Scene: The girls walk down the hall in the school with the same scarf.
If You Could Read My Mind - Gordon Lightfoot Timestamp:0:51 | Scene: Paul and Aster have a date in a diner. Ellie watches them.
Masquerade - Michael Fiore Timestamp:0:55 | Scene: The band plays this song live in the film.
Flame - Controller Timestamp:1:00 | Scene: Ellie enters the party. Everyone greets her by saying that "Chinese girls" are there.
Maybe, I - Des Rocs Timestamp:1:01 | Scene: Ellie and Paul are talking at the party.
Seventeen - Sharon Van Etten Timestamp:1:06 | Scene: Aster and Elle are travelling by car. Aster takes Ellie to her "secret place".
Lonesome - Ruen Brothers Timestamp:1:10 | Scene: Ellie and Aster are in a pool. They are talking about Paul.
If You Leave Me Now - Chicago Timestamp:1:13 | Scene: Aster and Ellie in the pool.
Break the Rules - Ruen Brothers Timestamp:1:22 | Scene: Ellie goes to her room sadly. The next day she rides her bike. Paul can be seen at school. Aster sits sadly on the back of a car. All the other teenagers are partying.
Break the Rules - Ruen Brothers Timestamp:1:40 | Scene: Song can be heard in the credits.
La Marseillaise - Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle, Max Steiner
Flying Cars - Ruen Brothers
Bring on the Rain - Hudson Moore
Ek Villain Score Cues - Raju Singh
Half Way - Brandi Ediss
Takin' It Easy (Ru Demo Take) - Ruen Brothers
Ghost Town - Bryan Edwards
What’s the movie about?
A shy, introverted, Chinese-American straight-A student finds herself helping school athlete Paul woo the girl they both secretly love.