The Top Five Uses of Spandau Ballet’s “True” in Movies

TVOvermind | 4/14/2018 | Dana Hanson-Firestone
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The group Spandau Ballet is known for their massively popular hit “True.” The song had become such a phenomenon that it was used in several movies for weddings and other pivotal scenes. So powerful, upon its first release, the song became one of the most overused through the passage of time. Here are the top five uses of Spandau Ballet’s “True” in movies.

The movie “Sixteen Candles” features Spandau Ballet’s “True” which had only been out for a year at the time that the film was made. It was played as the song for the backdrop during the scene of the school dance. We hear it for about a minute in total time, but it is known as the song that inspired the look that helped Molly Ringwald to be chosen for as the main event for a cover on Time Magazine in the 1980s, which was quite a feat in that era. She is seen staring wistfully at Jake as he dances with another girl.

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This is also the song that Steve Buscemi sang and the wedding of Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore’s characters. Sandler played the role of a guy that sang for weddings and bar mitzvahs for a living. Barrymore was a waitress for the catering service that served the guests. Working for the same company, the two met and became friends. Both engaged to other people at the time that they met, it didn’t appear that there would be a romance...
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