Underdogs fighting for acceptance, fart and poo jokes, dysfunctional families, unlikely love stories, real-life handicapped people and of course, uplifting mainstream soundtracks; these are a few core ingredients that go together to make a Farrelly Brother's film. Rock, pop, old and new, Peter and Bobby don't discriminate. Music is a huge part of their style and it brings a universality to the films as they're pretty friendly and often evoke a guilt free sing along.
So go on, turn up the volume and sing along!
There's Something About Mary: 'Build Me Up Buttercup' - The Foundations
There's Something About Mary: 'History Repeating' - Propellorheads
Dumb and Dumber: 'New Age Girl' - Deadeye Dick
Dumb and Dumber: 'Butthole Surfers' - The Hurdy Gurdy Man
King Pin: 'Superman' - Goldfinger
King Pin: 'The Sound of Silence' - Simon & Garfunkel
Shallow Hal: 'Good Fortune' - PJ Harvey
Shallow Hal: 'Too Young' - Phoenix
Stuck On You: 'It's Raining Men' - Weather Girls