Posted by: Christian Kühn Date: Wednesday, April 28, 2004, at 12:02 p.m. IP Address: 2.vauban.fr.studentenwohnheim-bw.de
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> And talking of the latter: Episode 1 used a gigantic chorus and everybody
> loved it (there was even a music video). So if anything, THIS film would
> have been the starting-point of popular use of chorus in a major motion
That is incorrect...Jerry Goldsmith started the trend of using a chorus more frequently. Fact of the matter is that a chorus is a good fir for many sci-fi and/or fantasy films, and since we have quite a lot of them these days, hence we have quite a lot of choral scores.