Black Swan’s score was composed by Clint Mansell and conducted as a play on Tchiakovsky’s original theme. To come up with his eerie take on it, Mansell played it backwards. (This is also how John Lennon came up with “Because,” by having Yoko play the chords of “Moonlight Sonata” in reverse.) If the musical vibe of Black Swan is familiar to you, it’s because Mansell also did the memorably haunting score for Requiem for a Dream, as well as all of Aronofsky’s films. (source)
awesome mix vol. 1: guardians of the galaxy OST (listen)
i. hooked on a feeling - blue swede // ii. go all the way - the raspberries // iii. spirit in the sky - norman greenbaum // iv. moonage daydream - david bowie // v. fooled around and fell in love - elvin bishop // vi. i’m not in love - 10cc // vii. i want you back - the jackson 5 // viii. come and get your love - redbone // ix. cherry bomb - the runaways // x. escape (the pina colada song) - rupert holmes // xi. o-o-h child - five stairsteps // xii. ain’t no mountain high enough - marvin gaye and tammi tarell
To think that people had years and years, time to waste, so much time it dragged, and he was clinging to each second.
♕ “Do you know what it is like to be sold, squire? I do. My brother sold me to Khal Drogo for the promise of a golden crown. Well, Drogo crowned him in gold, though not as he had wished, and I…my sun-and-stars made a queen of me, but if he had been a different man, it might have been much otherwise. Do you think I have forgotten how it felt to be afraid?”
Scarlett Johasson for Vanity Fair 2014
THE MAGIC BEGINS
↳ 14. Favourite villain/anti-hero/antagonist: Bellatrix
Oh baby, all I need is one more chance. Won’t you please let me back in your heart. Oh darlin’, I was blind to let you go. But now since I see you in his arms.
See, I’m not a monster. I’m just ahead of the curve.