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Some Kind of Wonderful Soundtrack

Some movie soundtracks transcend the film they are part of. Though Some Kind of Wonderful is one of my favorite John Hughes' movies, it's not among the universally agreed upon "best John Hughes", not like The Breakfast Club, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, 16 Candles, and even Pretty In Pink are. For some reason, Some Kind … Continue reading Some Kind of Wonderful Soundtrack

You look good wearing my future :: #ThrowbackThursday

Some Kind of Wonderful (1987) Written by John Hughes Directed by Howard Deutch "I'm sorry. I'm sorry I was so hard on you." ~ Keith Nelson "Me too." ~ Watts "You always hurt the ones you love." ~ Keith Nelson "So when are you going to beat the shit out of Amanda Jones?" ~ Watts

My Top 300 Movies :: 136-140

136. Playing By Heart Ensemble storytelling at its finest, underrated and almost anthology-like in its pace and characterization, catching you at tiny moments by surprise as the connections between everyone are revealed. A raw and real look at so many relationships, from new lovers, married couples, siblings, parent and child, and everyone's relationship with love. Joan … Continue reading My Top 300 Movies :: 136-140

I am not impressed :: musical sensory recall

"I'll never kill you this I swear, then kill myself just to be fair. I'll never need another Queen, we'll never face the guillotine." I have a lot to thank John Hughes for, not only for some of the movies that shaped my adolescence (and helped me feel so less alone), but also for introducing … Continue reading I am not impressed :: musical sensory recall

Some Kind of Wonderful :: Original Movie Soundtrack :: My Favorite Albums

Some Kind of Wonderful :: Original Movie Soundtrack (1987) I have a weakness for John Hughes films, and their accompanying soundtracks. Two of the soundtracks from those films definitely make it on my favorite albums list, Pretty in Pink and Some Kind of Wonderful. I still have my well-worn cassette and vinyl album of this … Continue reading Some Kind of Wonderful :: Original Movie Soundtrack :: My Favorite Albums