A cover of a song by folk singer Fred Neil, Harry Nilsson’s version of “Everybody’s Talkin” has become inexorably linked to 1969’s Midnight Cowboy after it was featured as the movie’s theme song and released as a single to Billboard and Grammy success.
Originating from New Orleans, “Iko Iko” is a song that has seen many different versions over the years, including the one performed by The Belle Stars that appeared in 1988’s Rain Man for the opening scene and was later a successful single off the soundtrack.
1967’s The Graduate is a classic for a number of reasons but one of the most memorable reasons is it’s use of music, specifically Simon & Garfunkel. Director Mike Nichols used “The Sound of Silence” as an editing tool to pace out scenes and intended to replace it for the actual film with original music, […]
Charlie Hunnam and Rami Malek star in this summer’s Papillon, which is a prison break drama based on both a true story and the 1973 film of the same name that starred Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman.