The Graduate (1967)

The Graduate (52:35)

Graduate, The

This much-ballyhooed Mike Nichols’ counter-culture com-dram makes for T100P ‘cast #73. Baby boomers and the AFI absolutely worship this flick. Does the sex comedy hold up after 47 years? I just want to say one word to you, just one word: download!

Also, correction: next week’s Not 100 Project selection (The Shining) is the 8th Not 100 flick, not the 7th.

LINKS:

Sparkplug Coffee

The Graduate on Wikipedia

Charles Webb’s 1963 The Graduate novel info on Wikipedia

Dustin Hoffman on IMDb

Anne Bancroft on IMDb

Katharine Ross on IMDb

Mike Nichols on IMDb

Buck Henry on IMDb

Robert Redford on IMDb

1967 Academy Award winners & nominees

AFI’s Top 100 lists

Mrs. Robinson tries to seduce Ben on YouTube

The “so now what” ending on YouTube

Giant (the answer to last week’s trivia question) and Manchurian Candidate T100P podcasts

Siskel & Ebert’s re-review of The Graduate

The counter-culture movement on Wikipedia

Next week on the T100P: 2001: A Space Odyssey

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