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Comments about the soundtrack for Man of Steel (Hans Zimmer/Various)

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Re: Bitter xenophobia disguised as music criticism
• Posted by: John Eduard   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, at 6:14 a.m.
• IP Address: chello213047089170.17.14.vie.surfer.at
• In Response to: Re: Bitter xenophobia disguised as music criti... (Edmund Meinerts)

> Yes, I'm sure Williams, who has written countless concert pieces in
> celebration of various American events, places, cities, institutions etc.,
> would be shocked to hear that any of his music be associated
> primarily with America...wait, what?

Read it again. A democratic Obama supporting John Williams would never imagine his music used as ethno-nationalist anthem for Tea Party sentiments as expressed in this review. The review criticises Zimmer for being a foreigner, therefore not qualified to write music for Superman. But Superman was invented by immigrant-Jewish Canadians. It is an ultimate immigrant's saga. Has nothing to do with white nativism as expressed in this review.




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