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Comments about the soundtrack for Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (James Horner)

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Re: Thinly veiled Prokofiev references
• Posted by: Paul
• Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2011, at 11:20 p.m.
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• In Response to: Thinly veiled Prokofiev references (Phillip Cheah)

> Erm, not 'perhaps' Prokofiev but DEFINITELY Prokofiev. The opening minute
> or two of 'Stealing the Enterprise' is a DIRECT quotation from 'Romeo and
> Juliet'. There's another reference to 'Nevsky' (i.e. Battle on the Ice) in
> 'The Wrath of Khan' in the 'Battle in the Mutara Nebula'.

Interesting that 'Romeo and Juliet' quotation in 'Stealing the Enterprise'(as Clemmenson wrote foreshadowing Willow's whimsy) was ultimately removed from the film version of the cue.

Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>
  • Thinly veiled Prokofiev references  (3406 views)
       Phillip Cheah - Wednesday, January 21, 2009, at 7:11 a.m.
    •      Re: Thinly veiled Prokofiev references  (1562 views)    We're Here
         Paul - Wednesday, August 31, 2011, at 11:20 p.m.

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