Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

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Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

Postby Rockefeller » 13 Jun 2012, 18:08

Here are three I'd like to start off sharing... they're just too good to keep to myself:

Binary Sunset by John Williams


At Wit's End by Hans Zimmer
(This one's a bit long, but bear with it... you won't regret it. Skip this track if you don't have 8 minutes to spare.)


A Gift of a Thistle by James Horner


*BTW these songs sound much sweeter if you crank up the volume. That, or headphones are both great ways to optimize the listening experience. :thumbsup:

Enjoy! :-)
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Re: Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

Postby ādikarmika » 06 Jul 2012, 10:08

Here is the stunning opening sequence of Lars von Trier's Melancholia - the end of the world set to Wagner's prelude to Tristan und Isolde.





Although the film does have its flaws, it's well worth seeing on the big screen, especially for those who like to use a little THC to heighten their cinematic experiences. :)

Here's an explanation of each shot in the sequence:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/01/movie ... holia.html
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Re: Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

Postby Dougster » 12 Jul 2012, 01:08

Watched "A single Man" on a flight back from London the other day. Loved the film, and the soundtrack was pretty good too.

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Re: Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

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Re: Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

Postby jimipresley » 12 Jul 2012, 02:01

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo "Immigrant Song" -- Karen O with Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross

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Re: Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

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Re: Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

Postby Rockefeller » 17 Jul 2012, 17:12

@BigJohn love a clockwork orange, one of my favorite kubrick films.

@jimipresley trent reznor, nice!

@Charlie Jack you can rarely go wrong with jerry goldsmith.

and who could forget nino rota's speak softly love:



(this one gets me evertime.) married life by michael giacchino
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Re: Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

Postby Charlie Jack » 19 Jul 2012, 04:17

Here's another one I like:

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Re: Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

Postby ChewDawg » 19 Jul 2012, 05:30

Any score by Morricone or John Barry

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Re: Amazing (!) Motion Picture Scores

Postby Dougster » 19 Jul 2012, 13:22

ChewDawg wrote:Any score by Morricone or John Barry



Absolutely ... the "Once Upon a Time in America" score is one of my all time favorites. I also rate these two highly:



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