Still more lazy thoughts from this one…

Decades Blogathon – Shampoo (1975)

The next entry in the ‪#‎DecadesBlogathon‬ a celebration piece for a Hal Ashby film that doesn’t get the love it should. Obviously, I have a soft spot for this one. 😉

three rows back

Decades Blogathon Banner

1975

It’s day two of the Decades Blogathon, hosted by myself and the irrepressible Tom from Digital Shortbread. The blogathon focuses on movies that were released in the fifth year of the decade. Tom and are running different entries each day; and this one comes from Michael via the brilliant It Rains…You Get Wet. Michael’s site is a belter, full of great features and insight. Check it out!

Shampoo Poster

A heartbroken Warren Beatty looking down on a canyon road as Paul Simon’s acoustic version of Silent Eyes plays in the background. The lingering vestige of Hal Ashby’s Shampoo would use a mournful version of a cut from his Still Crazy After All These Years album out that year as the scene faded to black. Always recall this when looking back at it, and the time. The lone contemporary song of the film’s soundtrack shouldn’t work at all considering the ’60s…

View original post 1,984 more words

Advertisements

2 Responses to “Decades Blogathon – Shampoo (1975)”

  1. ruth

    Glad to see you participating on this blogathon Michael. Btw, stay tuned for Kevin’s post later today, been a while since we have him on FC!

    Liked by 1 person

    Reply

Are you talkin’ to me?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Basic HTML is allowed. Your email address will not be published.

Subscribe to this comment feed via RSS

%d bloggers like this: