Episode 23: ‘Mr. Holland’s Opus’ Misses the Crescendo

46:12
 
Share
 

Manage episode 279283349 series 2825580
By Sean Malone and Foundation for Economic Education. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

If you ever had a pompous English teacher, chances are you’ve seen one of two movies: ‘Dead Poets Society’ or ‘Mr. Holland’s Opus.’ Since the latter touches on themes of appreciation and gratitude, we decided to give the 1995 film a spin and see how it holds up during 2020’s Thanksgiving season. As we found, it’s not nearly as great as we remembered. Why not? Why doesn’t the movie make a lot of sense? What made the music and sequence so poor? Why did Paul hate it from start to finish? Is Mr. Holland just a bad parent? Join Sean, Paul, and Jen as they discuss all this and more on this week’s episode of Out of Frame: Behind the Scenes.

LINKS:

Out of Frame series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLa5yyWoUx0nXUeSpxDMqznYqIjjcgLKmc

Out of Frame Shorts: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLa5yyWoUx0nX8wr2JUe7XLUJYVuhka0j7

Out of Frame Podcasts YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiS5rEmhnLwo1IG9bgr19Og

Out of Frame Twitter: https://twitter.com/OutofFrameFEE

Out of Frame Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/outofframefee/

Out of Frame Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/OutofFrameShow

39 episodes