The Graduate

This essay has a total of 575 words and 3 pages.


The Graduate





Veronica Combs

This paper will be both a critique as well as an analysis of the relationships between
both my generation and the time period in which the movie took place. In the critique, I
which to look at the movie score and the dependency that I felt Ben and Katherine had for
each other. There were several issues that I felt my generation had in common with Ben's
generation. These issues were the need to rebel and the detachment we feel from our
parents.

There were several aspects of the movie, which I think should have been removed. The first
aspect is the movie score, which was sung by Paul Simon and composed by Simon and
Garfunckel. In my opinion, the music was very folksy. Folksy in the way that it should be
something that people meditate to not listen to on a movie screen. I also felt the movie
score did not fit in with the movie, because the music was too mundane for the fast pace
of the movie. The next aspect is the dependency that Ben and Katherine had for the other.
I do believe that they really loved each other, but that each person represented something
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