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Comments about the soundtrack for The Shawshank Redemption (Thomas Newman)

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Re: Question!
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• Posted by: Euphman
• Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2007, at 4:47 p.m.
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• In Response to: Question! (Christian)

Track 11- The Shawshank Redemption. Start playback at 2:50 to build into the climax at around 3:35.

I love this cue, I think the way he builds it is amazing. I always think of the wheels of some huge machine starting to roll. The only qualm I have is that when we finally get to the shining moment of's over all too soon. I know this is because of the flow of the film, but I really could have used another 15 seconds of brass there.

> Hey, fellow soundtrack-listeners! =)

> There's a particular part of the music in the film, which I love, but I
> can't find it on the score.
> The music in the film, is where Andy Dufresne crawls out of the
> sewer-line, and Morgan Freeman voices-over: 500 Yards, and we see
> Shawshank in the background, with lightning clouds.

> Anyone knows which track tht is!?

Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>
  • Question!  (4220 views)
       Christian - Sunday, January 28, 2007, at 3:28 a.m.
    •      Re: Question!  (4029 views)    We're Here
         Euphman - Wednesday, May 30, 2007, at 4:47 p.m.
    •    Re: Question!  (3950 views)
         Jorge Nez - Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at 12:29 a.m.

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