Posted by: The Inflicted Date: Sunday, May 22, 2005, at 11:42 p.m. IP Address: pcp08843947pcs.andrsn01.tn.comcast.net
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Aliens music...(Levente Benedek)
The "Powell shoots" que is also used as the opening titles to the Michael Jackson Disney 3D movie "Captain EO." Horner would have written the Aliens score the same year.
> Here is the answer:
The music cue when Powell shoots Karl at the end
> of the film was actually an unused track from James Horner's Academy
> Award-nominated score for Aliens (1986), another Fox film. Specifically,
> the music was originally intended for a scene near the end of the film, in
> which Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) battles with the alien queen on board the
> Sulaco. Instead, an earlier music cue was reused, leaving the cue
> available for this film.