SUPPORT FILMTRACKS! CLICK HERE FIRST:
Amazon.com
Amazon.co.uk
iTunes (U.S.)
Amazon.ca
Amazon.fr
eBay (U.S.)
Amazon.de
Amazon.es
Half.com
Glisten Effect
Editorial Reviews
Scoreboard Forum
Viewer Ratings
Composers
Awards
   NEWEST MAJOR REVIEWS:
     1. Transformers: Last Knight
    2. Cars 3
   3. The Mummy
  4. Wonder Woman
 5. POTC: Dead Men Tell No Tales
6. Alien: Covenant


   CURRENT BEST-SELLING SCORES:
       1. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
      2. Fantastic Beasts/Find Them
     3. Willow
    4. The Ghost and the Darkness
   5. An American Tail
  6. The Wind and the Lion
 7. Doctor Strange
8. 10 Cloverfield Lane
   CURRENT MOST POPULAR REVIEWS:
         1. Star Wars: Force Awakens
        2. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
       3. Titanic
      4. Avatar
     5. Nineteen Eighty-Four
    6. Gladiator
   7. Star Wars: A New Hope
  8. Animal Farm
 9. LOTR: Fellowship of the Ring
10. Harry Potter: Sorcerer's Stone
Home Page
Menu Options ▼
Comments about the soundtrack for King Arthur (Hans Zimmer)

Edit | Delete
Re: J.N. Howard + H. Zimmer = Batman begins!!!
• Posted by: Serge Desir
• Date: Monday, September 27, 2004, at 1:54 p.m.
• IP Address: 69-161-148-244.miamfl.adelphia.net
• In Response to: J.N. Howard + H. Zimmer = Batman begins!!! (Jojo)

I don't know... While I think that Howard can capture both the drama, sorrow, and foreboding threat of The Batman, I'm concerned with Zimmer. Don't get me wrong; I love Zimmer (particularly Gladiator and Crimson Tide), but my concern here is that his music tends not to be subtle or especially scarey, two components I've always thought essential to any decent Batman film. Indeed, while I like Elfman's rendition, I never thought that it really captured the drama, sorrow, and foreboding threat of the title character. Sure, it was awfully swashbuckling, but there needs to be a degree of sorrow and horror wrapped up in the score.

Still, I'm sure this will be interesting never the less.




Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>


Copyright © 1998-2017, Filmtracks Publications. All rights reserved.
The reviews and other textual content contained on the filmtracks.com site may not be published, broadcast,
rewritten or redistributed without the prior written authority of Christian Clemmensen at Filmtracks Publications. Scoreboard created 7/24/98 and last updated 4/25/15.