High school senior Lloyd Dobler wants nothing more than to go out with beautiful and intelligent Diane Court. Lloyd attempts to win her heart over the objections of her over-protective father before Diane leaves for a scholarship in England. Written by
Scott Renshaw <firstname.lastname@example.org>
She's got every thing going for her. He's going for her with every thing he's got.
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were commissioned by Cameron Crowe
to write the theme song for the movie, and they came up with "A Girl Like You". Crowe thought that the lyrics were too leading (they outline the entire plot), so he rejected it in favor of Peter Gabriel
's "In Your Eyes". "A Girl Like You" went on to be included in The Smithereens
' next album, "11", and in the movie Backdraft
(1991) by Ron Howard
. See more
When Diane is talking to Lloyd after his nose has been broken, blood on his face disappears and reappears between shots. See more
The rain on my car is a baptism, the new me, Ice Man, Power Lloyd, my assault on the world begins now.
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Written by Martin Gore
Produced and Performed by Depeche Mode
Courtesy of Sire Records / Mute Records
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