The simple story of two young Michigan high school students, Jessica, Class President, Local Smart Girl, and object of Marlon's affections attempt to get into a small Pennsylvania college. Jessica fights off her parent's expectation of going to their alma mater of the University of Michigan, while Marlon fights his grades and SAT scores. Written by
Craig D. Barker <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
Although the final music credit is listed as "Hail to the Matadors" by Richard Kaufman, what the Cal State University Northridge Matador Band plays onscreeen is actually titled "CSUN Fight Song" which is based on the original 1967 school song for the former San Fernando Valley State College. The up-tempo arrangement for marching band was done by CSUN alum, Steve Tyler. See more
Shadow of the camera crew's helicopter when showing Marlon and Oliver driving to college. See more
The interview is going to be key for me, since I'm the type that comes across much better in person than on paper.
Oh, you do?
References Wheel of Fortune
Love Like We Do
Written by Edie Brickell
Performed by Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
(as Edie Brickell and New Bohemians)
Courtesy of Geffen Records See more