The You Are Not My Mother soundtrack includes music by Pillow Queens, Joe Doland and Die Hexen. This info article contains spoilers and song details for Kate Dolan’s 2021 movie on Hulu. Check out Vague Visages’ Soundtracks of Cinema section for more music guides.
You Are Not My Mother stars Hazel Doupe as Char, an Irish teenager who gets bullied at school. Carolyn Bracken co-stars as Angela, the protagonist’s mother whose body gets taken over by a changeling. The storyline follows Char as she learns the truth about a facial scar from her grandmother. Composer Die Hexen (A Bump Along the Way) scored the 93-minute film, which features two well-placed needle-drops. Here’s every song in You Are Not My Mother.
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You Are Not My Mother Soundtrack: Every Song in the 2021 Movie
- “Harvey” by Pillow Queens (00:29:00): The You Are Not My Mother soundtrack song plays during an interior sequence. Char draws a picture of a horse in a notebook and looks around her room. She hears clattering and then walks down a hallway. The music plays from a radio in the kitchen. Angela cooks and surprises Char with her peppy demeanor.
- “You’re Such a Good Looking Woman” by Joe Dolan (00:31:00): The track plays immediately after “Harvey.” Angela begins dancing and makes Char laugh. The You Are Not My Mother soundtrack song plays again at 00:48:00 during another interior scene. Angela puts on a record and asks Char to dance with her. She boogies around the room and gets violent. Angela falls down and laughs maniacally. She then shrieks and growls as Char tries to process the moment.
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You Are Not My Mother released theatrically in September 2021.
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