It's 1971 at the University of Texas, Austin. College buddies, facing graduation, marriage, and the draft, skip out of their own graduation party and head to the Mexican border for some adventure, a buried secret, and one last go-around at "the privileges of youth". Written by
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It's the privilege of youth.
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The network FX has an animated series called "Archer." In 2013, season 4 of Archer features an episode titled, "Coyote Lovely." In this episode, the character Archer is lying next to a boulder holding a rifle. He uses his knife to carve the word "DOM" into the surface of the rock. The rock is on a hillside and the image is identical to DOM rock in Fandango. See more
According to the date shown on the screen at the beginning, the movie takes place in May 1971. One of the first songs we hear at the frat house is Elton John's "Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting", which wasn't released until 1973. See more
Phil Hicks, Groover
"Do you know what "E" means? Do you know what "E" means? It means empty, Douchebag! Like your head!"
"Well, I guess I'm just not officer material"
Referenced in Canibais e Solidão
Written by Lyle Mays
(uncredited) and Pat Metheny
Performed by Pat Metheny Group
Courtesy of ECM Records See more