Posted by: Vestard <Send E-Mail> Date: Friday, January 24, 2003, at 3:34 p.m. IP Address: lvl-mac220.usc.edu
In Response to:
> I am sorry but no matter how hard this guy shore or w/e tries there is no
> way for him to top John Willimas. He has written star wars, harry potter,
> juassic park, home alone, jaws, batman, superman, ET, the winter olympic
> theme, and much more...
...and, to my mind, he simply sucks coz his scores are ostentatious, trivial, unoriginal, boresome and entertaingly idle.
What I think is that Williams is one of the worst and most trivial composers in the history of filmmusic, while Shore's music to Lord of the Rings is the best music ever written for a film. But, obviously, it's just my own opinion.