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• Posted by: OPMac
• Date: Sunday, December 18, 2016, at 4:38 p.m.
• IP Address: cpe84948c9470e1-cm84948c9470e0.cpe.net.cable.rogers.com

I wouldn't call this a brilliant work, but I actually quite like it. The harsh suspense cues are pretty creepy due to Elfman's fascinating rhythmic and instrumental tendencies, and I quite liked the themes themselves. Some of it is a tough listen, but it's actually quite dense compared to the usual for these genres, and the score's dark, torn-up fragments for the narrative is well handled. I put this at 3.5 stars.






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