Note:Below is a complete playlist of all 24 songs that can be heard in the movie “The Holiday”. Some of these commercial songs are not included on the official soundtrack album, but are used in the movie.
All 24 songs featured in “The Holiday”:
Last Christmas - Wham! Timestamp:0:03 | Scene: At the Christmas party: Iris talks to her friend about Jasper.
It May Be Winter Outside (But In My Heart It's Spring) - Love Unlimited Timestamp:0:05 | Scene: Iris finishes her work before Jasper shows up.
Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree - Brenda Lee Timestamp:0:30 | Scene: Amanda is shopping.
Mr. Brightside - The Killers Timestamp:0:32 | Scene: Amanda plays this song and sings it along.
It's A Shame - The Spinners Timestamp:0:50 | Scene: Amada is at the airport.
Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet Timestamp:0:51 | Scene: Iris runs this song. She lies in bed. She dances and plays air guitar.
Let Go - Frou Frou Timestamp:0:52 | Scene: Graham is looking for Amanda at the pub.
The Christmas Waltz - The Eddie Higgins Trio Timestamp:0:57 | Scene: Iris and Arthur are talking about Hollywood.
Mrs. Robinson - Simon and Garfunkel Timestamp:1:00 | Scene: Miles is singing this song.
Got To Be Real - Cheryl Lynn Timestamp:1:12 | Scene: Amanda is in bed.
Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy) - Al Green Timestamp:1:13 | Scene: Amada shows up at the door of Graham. She finds out that he has children.
Santa Baby - Kylie Minogue Timestamp:1:14 | Scene: Amada enters the house where Graham lives.
Chariots of Fire - Vangelis Timestamp:1:30 | Scene: Miles is singing this song.
Theme From Jaws - John Williams Timestamp:1:31 | Scene: Miles is singing this song.
Raider's March - John Williams Timestamp:1:38 | Scene: Miles plays this song on the keyboard.
Just For Now - Imogen Heap Timestamp:1:44 | Scene: Miles and Iris eat in a restaurant.
You Send Me - Aretha Franklin Timestamp:2:03 | Scene: Last scene of the movie. The credits follow.
Toto And Alfredo - Ennio Morricone
Winter Wonderland - Darlene Love
Tara Theme - Max Steiner
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas - James Taylor
Driving Miss Daisy - Hans Zimmer & Benjamin Wallfisch
Wade In The Water - Ramsey Lewis Trio
Flight Of The Foo Birds - Count Basie and His Orchestra
What’s the movie about?
The comedy “The Holiday” deals with the London journalist Iris (Kate Winslet) and Amanda (Cameron Diaz), the owner of a booming advertising agency. Both had no luck in love in the past. The two women get to know each other via the Internet and decide to swap apartments for two weeks. Amanda meets Graham, Iris’s brother. In the same night they land in bed. Iris also meets some male acquaintances in L.A….