Thank God Fincher didn't choose Limp Bizkit for all that white male rage.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Fight Club’
Tuesday, August 12 by

I want you to listen as hard as you can.

This look, just like Vince Vaughn, has not stood the test of time.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Swingers’
Tuesday, July 29 by

Wherein one of the most interesting films of the decade spawns some of the least interesting trends.

Seedy.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Trainspotting’
Tuesday, July 22 by

It’s a workplace dramedy, and the workplace is “heroin addiction.”

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Soundtrack Studies: ‘American Psycho’
Tuesday, July 8 by

Do you like Huey Lewis?

Kids aren't this interesting, but sometimes it's nice to pretend they are.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘The O.C.’ (,Bitch)
Tuesday, July 1 by

The most conservative backdrop for a TV show gets some indie rock.

Above the Rim soundtrack cover
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Above The Rim’
Tuesday, July 1 by

MOUNT UP!

That's a pretty creepy album cover.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Juno’
Tuesday, June 17 by

This film may have served as quirk’s (temporary) death rattle.

For all the virgins out there that can't even drive.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Clueless’
Tuesday, June 3 by

This film has an appearance by an ageless Paul Rudd and a soundtrack with Radiohead. It’s very blessed.

Whatever they're selling, I'm buying.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Boogie Nights’
Tuesday, May 13 by

If it wasn’t for the music, this would be a far more disturbing film.

Uma Thurman smoking
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Pulp Fiction’
Tuesday, May 6 by

Maybe this movie was so good it could have made any collection of songs popular.

I swear to God, the bottom says, "Mudhoney & Sir-Mix-Alot
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Judgment Night’
Tuesday, April 29 by

What probably stemmed from a focus group of teenage boys turned into a pretty strong anthology.

The Crow rooftop
Soundtrack Studies: ‘The Crow’
Tuesday, April 22 by

“Ca-CAW! CA-CAWWW!”

BRING ON THE NOSTALGIA.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘The Big Chill’
Tuesday, April 15 by

This soundtrack is the musical equivalent of wrapping a chenille blanket around someone, handing them some tea, and repeating softly, “We’re all in this together, and you’re doing great.”

Zach Braff and Natalie Portman on a motorcycle in 'Garden State'.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Garden State’
Tuesday, April 8 by

In which Zach Braff uses indie rock in an attempt to make morose whining cool.

Martin Blank reading with a pistol.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Grosse Pointe Blank’
Tuesday, April 1 by

The movie and soundtrack have something to offer, provided you can get past the painful triple-pun title.

Drive soundtrack
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Drive’
Tuesday, March 25 by

It’s the satin jacket of soundtracks.

Few things: Why aren't they even remotely looking at each other? Why is the penguin wearing a Hawaiian shirt? And what in God's name are on Sandler's feet?
Soundtrack Studies: ’50 First Dates’
Tuesday, March 18 by

Any movie that has Adam Sandler and a ukelele on the poster might as well be marked with a skull and crossbones.

twilight new moon soundtrack cover
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Twilight: New Moon’
Tuesday, March 11 by

I hate it when good things happen to bad movies.

"Hey, Old Sport," he proclaimed. "Thanks, Old Sport," he replied.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘The Great Gatsby’
Tuesday, March 4 by

If you’ve read the track listing, you’ve experienced the album the way the director intended.

Hello, 90's.
Soundtrack Studies: ‘Singles’
Tuesday, February 25 by

The fastest way to legitimize a genre of music? Have Cameron Crowe make a movie about it.