Posted by: Nick <Send E-Mail> Date: Monday, November 21, 2005, at 12:46 a.m. IP Address: cpe001111e92573-cm0010954a0ee8.cpe.net.cable.rogers.com
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An ok score...BUT!(ZED)
La dee da...another useless Horner bashing post.
> Horner has written a score that goes well with the film and is ok on cd
> but i have had enough of horner using the same themes with the same
> instruments over and over and over again, and these themes he uses in
> every soundtrack arent even that good! Horner is the most uninspiring
> composer in hollywood today and the fact he was my favourite composer when
> i was a lot younger, it hurts to say that he is now my worst composer.
> Everytime I read that Horner is going to score a film I cross my fingers
> and hope for the best only once again to be totally let down except for
> maybe 1 or 2 snipets out of a score. For you Horner fans that love his
> stuff still, good luck to you but dont let the fact that your a fan of him
> detract from truely giving his music an honest listen. If you still find
> it fantastic, well good on you! I'm hoping Horner's score for a New
> World will be a totally original and inspiring score. I can only hope!
> Zimmer was spose to do it which would have been great because he worked
> with Terrance Mallick on the Thin Red Line which was a great movie and
> score. A good little score that is available is Jade Empire which is a
> video game. It's composed by Jack Wall and its set in Japan so there is
> really good percussion peices and just beautiful themes. Worth the buy I
> rekon. Have fun people!!!