Catcher 's The Rye, A Phenomenal Work Of Literature

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Catcher in the Rye Soundtrack Catcher in the Rye was a phenomenal work of literature. The novel has been able to withstand the test of time without ever making it to the big screen. Present day with a movie of the bestselling novel is coming soon, every detail must amaze the avid reader of the book. This includes, lighting, a flawless director, a cluster of A-list actors, outstanding scenery, and last but certainly not least, a soundtrack that will knock the viewer of the movie into a sense of amazement. A soundtrack can completely devastate a movie. If there is a scene where a character in the scene is crying because they lost their friend, it would definitely be strange if the music in the background was “Can’t Touch This” by M.C. Hammer. Soundtracks tell the audience what to feel whether it would be fear or excitement. With a soundtrack playing a critical position in a movie, the songs that have been chosen have transcended more than just the scenes they are played in, and turned into the embodiment of some of the major themes in the movie. A great selection for the opening song would be a song by Chance the Rapper called “Finish Line”. On this song, Chance the Rapper appears to just spout sentences that just come to head like the stream of consciousness like Holden. When Holden goes on his particular tangents he usually is trying to get to a specific point, a finish line. Coincidentally, Holden during the entire book has been trying to come to some “finish line”. With…
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