I watched John Cusacks’ High Fidelity while I was doing some grading the other day, and it has what I think is one of the greatest movie opening lines. So, just for the fun of it, I thought I’d post my 10 favorite movie opening lines. I’m not saying these are the 10 best, just my 10 favorite. Here’s #10, from High Fidelity.
What came first, the music or the misery? People worry about kids playing with guns, or watching violent videos, that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands, literally thousands of songs about heartbreak, rejection, pain, misery and loss. Did I listen to pop music because I was miserable? Or was I miserable because I listened to pop music?