The Graduate

Movie Soundtracks: The Roundup

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Check out all of the posts for our Movie Soundtracks Theme Week here.

The Sounds of Change and Confusion in ‘The Graduate’


Mike Nichol’s ‘The Graduate’ has one of the most popular soundtracks of all-time. The songs reveal the dynamics of a character, theme, and a moment without the use of dialogue or a backstory, but simply through the lyrics of a Simon and Garfunkel song.

Wedding Week: The Top Hollywood Wedding Scenes

This is a guest post by Marcela de Vivo. Weddings in the movies and in television always seem to be more elaborate than those we experience in reality. Fictional characters with traditionally low-paying jobs somehow find a way to have a wedding that would cost literally a million dollars in the real world. They’re often […]