I have always been fascinated by series that tackle a theme each week and strive (or so it seems)to send across a message. I particularly like the shows that are based around quotes. There are many such popular series that have used this concept to their advantage. The show wants you to think about every great quote there ever was and weave a story around it. Many characters from the show tend to portray the voice-overs or a specific person does the voice over, the voice of reason. Voice-over is often like narration but it provides a touch of insight into people’s lives and often addresses the moral dilemma a character is involved in. Ok, I stole that line from Wikipedia !! It does sound good though.
One Tree Hill was one of the first shows I watched which has theme based episodes. The title of each episode is coined after songs, bands or albums. Some of my favorite titles are1. The Games That Play Us 2. You Gotta Go There to Come Back 3. The Desperate Kingdom of Love 4. The Quiet Things That No One Ever Knows 5. Like You Like an Arsonist 6. I’ve Got Dreams to Remember 7. I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness 8. Songs to Love and Die By 9. All of a Sudden I Miss Everyone 10. For Tonight You’re Only Here to Know 11. Hate Is Safer Than Love 12. One Million Billionth of a Millisecond on a Sunday Morning 13. Almost Everything I Wish I’d Said the Last Time I Saw You I like many other titles but these, I like the most. Some of my favorite voice-overs in no particular order are(that sounded like I was giving away the Oscars *grin*), Continue reading “A “Series” of Quotes from One Tree Hill”