The All Quiet on the Western Front soundtrack includes music by Maria Luigia Borsi and Alfred Brendel. This info article contains spoilers and song details for Edward Berger’s 2022 Netflix movie. Check out Vague Visages’ Soundtracks of Cinema section for more music guides.
All Quiet on the Western Front stars Felix Kammerer as Paul Bäumer, a 17-year-old German who enlists in the army during World War I. Albrecht Schuch co-stars as Stanislaus Katczinsky, a soldier who befriends the main protagonist. The storyline follows Paul as he tries to overcome the odds while being tracked by French soldiers and an angry farmer. Composer Volker Bertelmann (Lion) scored the 148-minute Netflix film; music supervisor Milena Fessmann (The Empress) selected the featured needle-drops. Here’s every song in All Quiet on the Western Front, an adaptation of Erich Maria Remarque’s 1928 novel.
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All Quiet on the Western Front Soundtrack: Every Song in the 2022 Netflix Movie
- “Ebben? Ne Andro Lontana” by Maria Luigia Borsi (01:29:00): Paul walks through a battlefield. A wide shot shows various bodies surrounding him. The All Quiet on the Western Front soundtrack song scores a transition sequence. A soldier lights a cigarette for General Friedrichs (Devid Striesow). The orchestral piece continues during an interior dinner scene. General Friedrichs talks to Major Von Brixdorf (Sebastian Hülk) about his upbringing.
- “Ich Ruf Zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639” by Alfred Brendel (01:54:00): The All Quiet on the Western Front soundtrack song accompanies an exterior scene. Stanislaus waits at a French farm as Paul gets supplies. He observes a man who curses in French. The music continues as the farmer shoots at Stanislaus and Paul.
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The All Quiet on the Western Front soundtrack also includes:
- “Noise” by Edition Needlewood Publishing
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