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Soundtrack Saturday: “Grosse Pointe Blank”

"Dear Alumni: Can you believe it's been ten years? Where are you now...?" Kelly Stitzel catches up with the classic soundtrack to Grosse...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Singles”

One of the great things about art is that as you grow, a piece of art — whether it be a painting, a piece of music, a book, a film,...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Fast Forward”

OK, look — I know many of you haven’t seen this movie, so I’m being a little self-indulgent by writing about it. But...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Stealing Beauty”

I have a thing for films about a woman’s journey of self-discovery that take place against the backdrop of scenic Italy....

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Soundtrack Saturday: “The Last Starfighter”

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a farm boy named Luke Skywalker had dreams of leaving his planet and doing something great with...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “The Wraith”

It’s a tale as old as the hills: Leader of a gang of road pirates has the hots for the Girl Next Door, but she loves the Nice Guy....

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Earth Girls Are Easy”

It had Geena Davis, Julie Brown, and a furry Jeff Goldblum. How was this not a hit?...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Teen Wolf”

This week, Kelly Stitzel returns us to the time when we first learned that werewolves are really good at basketball....

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Soundtrack Saturday: “The Last Dragon”

It's the 25th anniversary of "The Last Dragon" (that dragon's old enough to rent a car!), and Kelly Stitzel's got the lowdown on the movie...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Times Square”

Ten years before Pump Up the Volume, Allan Moyle directed Times Square, another film bursting at the seams with great music....

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Soundtrack Saturday: “A Chorus Line: The Movie”

Kelly Stitzel's latest Soundtrack Saturday is one singular sensation....

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Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 2000

Phil Collins and Aimee Mann in a battle to the death! Kelly Stitzel takes us back ten years in her final look at Best Original Song...

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Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 1988

Kelly Stitzel returns us to 1988 in her latest look at the Best Original Song nominees of Oscars past....

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Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 1997

Kelly Stitzel's special Oscar-themed columns continue with a look at 1997's race for the Best Original Song trophy....

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Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 1981

It's awards season, which means it's time for Kelly Stitzel to pay tribute to some Oscar-approved soundtrack songs. This week: 1981!...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead”

Bringing together the combined might of Alias and Timothy B. Schmit, it's a long-lost soundtrack classic from the early '90s!...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Satisfaction”

Tina Yothers and Michael J. Fox weren't the only Family Ties cast members who knew how to pretend to rock in the '80s!...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Wildcats”

Faced with another Soundtrack Saturday, Kelly Stitzel punts -- right into the end zone of Goldie Hawn's Wildcats....

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Gremlins”

Here’s the thing — I love holiday-themed horror films. In fact, one of my favorite Christmas movies is the original Black...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Home for the Holidays”

Kelly Stitzel concludes her tribute to dysfunctional Hollywood Thanksgivings with her personal holiday favorite, Home for the...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “The Ice Storm”

Key parties! Suburban sadness! A young, sexually carnivorous Christina Ricci! Kelly Stitzel reaches into the Ang Lee archives for this...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “The Myth of Fingerprints”

Kelly Stitzel takes us home for the holidays with this week's Soundtrack Saturday, and serves helpings of Rufus Wainwright, Bing Crosby,...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “The Craft”

It's Halloween! To celebrate, Kelly Stitzel is spinning the soundtrack from a witchy '90s cult classic. Fairuza Balk alert!...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Fright Night”

Get the cider and the candy corn, because Kelly Stitzel is breaking it down Halloween style for this week's Soundtrack Saturday!...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Christine”

It didn't exactly peel out in theaters when it was released in 1983, but Kelly Stitzel still has a soft spot for the film adaptation of...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Scream”

No, not that "Scream," silly -- Kelly Stitzel is here to serve up the soundtrack for the first chapter in the soon-to-be-revived...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar”

While you were mourning Patrick Swayze's death with a Ghost/Road House/Dirty Dancing marathon, Kelly Stitzel was doing...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “American Beauty”

Hey, do you see that? No, not that plastic bag fluttering in the breeze, dummy -- Kelly Stitzel's latest Soundtrack Saturday!...

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Soundtrack Saturday: Special Anniversary Mix Edition

Has it already been a year since Kelly Stitzel joined the Popdose staff? It has indeed -- and she's assembled a special anniversary...

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Soundtrack Saturday: “Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo”

When just breakin' is simply not enough, Kelly Stitzel knows what you've gotta do. Yes, people, it's time for the Electric Boogaloo....