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Score:Cinema's Greatest Soundtracks.

Postby zenguitar » Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:47 pm

Just finished watching this on BBC4.

Really good overview of film scores, both historical and some nice insights to the process.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0002pf6

And the end credits are especially worth watching.

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Re: Score:Cinema's Greatest Soundtracks.

Postby ManFromGlass » Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:10 am

Shawshank Redemption - one of the best! There are very few Thomas Newman scores that haven’t had some holy cow moments for me. His Skyfall score had some brilliant moments too. The other composers in the program aren’t too shabby either.
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Re: Score:Cinema's Greatest Soundtracks.

Postby The Elf » Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:52 am

Anything by Ennio Morricone - pure genius.
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Re: Score:Cinema's Greatest Soundtracks.

Postby Martin Walker » Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:19 am

Bernard Herrmann scores are just SO haunting! 8-)


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Re: Score:Cinema's Greatest Soundtracks.

Postby nadworks » Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:00 pm

Just watched it - great insight. But what a shocking gender imbalance both by the industry AND the makers of this documentary.
Individual people interviewed in front of the camera:
male 58 \ female 5
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Re: Score:Cinema's Greatest Soundtracks.

Postby ManFromGlass » Sun Apr 05, 2020 12:22 pm

Not to be a dick about it but why do people who wave the flag for gender imbalance, of which there definitely is, always stop at male/female ratios? What about those who are non-binary, trans-gendered or don’t identify?
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