Contact, released on 11 Jul 1997, consists of a playlist of 23 credited songs, from various artists including
Alan Silvestri, Sally Field, Efrin Toro, Oskar Cartaya and and Ramon Stagnaro. The original score is composed by Alan Silvestri.
Expand List of Songs Awful Waste of Space • Alan Silvestri 6m Young Ellie and her father discuss life on other planets. She tries to contact her mom via radio. The scene fades to Adult Ellie at Aricebo. Who Needs Wings To Fly? (Main Theme From "The Flying Nun") • Sally Field 11m Playing in the background at the cantina in Puerto Rico. Heart Attack • Alan Silvestri 21m Young Ellie's father collapses and she goes to get his medicine. Ellie's Bogey • Alan Silvestri 34m Ellie hears the alien signal, radios in, and races back to base track it. Spaceman • Harry Nilsson 56m Public event at the VLA: Played when you see the Human Cannonball with "Next Stop: Vega" painted on the side of the cannon. The Purple People Eater • Jimmy Buffett 56m Public event at the VLA: First song played as the camera pans across the crowd. Old-Time Religion • The Forester Sisters 57m Public event at the VLA: Played as the preacher rants about the evils of science. Spirit In the Sky • Norman Greenbaum 57m Public event at the VLA: Playing as some ladies in green shirts dance on top of a trailer. The Primer • Alan Silvestri 1h 0m On-board Hadden's airplane, when Ellie and Hadden are discussing The Primer. Really Confused • Alan Silvestri 1h 21m Ellie and Palmer discussing her reasons for wanting to go to Vega and the dangers involved. Continues as she is interviewed by the panel of experts. Media Event • Alan Silvestri 1h 26m Drumlin is chosen to go in The Machine, and the press and the public await the testing at Cape Canaveral. Test Run Bomber • Alan Silvestri 1h 31m NASA performs a test on the machine. Meanwhile, a terrorist sneaks onto the platform and destroys it. The Primer • Alan Silvestri 1h 39m Reprised -- Hadden on MIR telling Ellie about the existence of a second machine. Test Run Bomber • Alan Silvestri 1h 45m Reprised -- The new machine is revealed by the news media shortly before Ellie boards it. Button Me Up • Alan Silvestri 1h 48m Ellie is in the "Pod" and they close and seal the door around her. Good to Go • Alan Silvestri 1h 50m Ellie in the Pod ready to make her trip. No Words • Alan Silvestri 1h 58m Ellie sees a celestial event that is too beautiful to describe. Small Moves • Alan Silvestri 2h 0m Ellie wakes up on a re-creation of her drawing of Pensacola where she meets an alien who takes the form of her father. I Believe Her • Alan Silvestri 2h 15m The end of Ellie's hearing, followed by a big press event outside, where Rev. Joss offers his support for her. Awful Waste of Space • Alan Silvestri 2h 19m Reprised -- Ellie giving a tour of the VLA, discussing whether life exists elsewhere in the galaxy. Contact - End Credits • Alan Silvestri 2h 20m Played during the ending credits of the movie. Official Soundtrack OST
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