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Re: This reviewer is wrong. Read the books!!
• Posted by: Laurie Chapman   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Saturday, February 4, 2006, at 4:48 a.m.
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• In Response to: This reviewer is wrong. Read the books!! (Laurie Chapman)

> I think in order to review this soundtrack, you need to have read the
> books. This reviewer seems to have no idea!! The ninth track
> "Hogwarts Forever" is supposed to sound like it does because the
> idea is that the school sings the words to the Hogwarts song to whatever
> tune they like! That's why it is like that! If this film weren't
> originally a book, then I could understand because the soundtrack has come
> out before the film - but if he'd read the book he'd know why!!!

> The Chess game, although similar to "The Droid invasion" in Star
> Wars: the Phantom Menace is not indistinguishable (spelling..!!?) Just
> because it has similar percussion it doesn't mean he's ripping himself
> off.
What an asshole!

> How can John Williams be accused of ripping himself off?? He's the same
> composer writing for a similar genre of score - so naturally he's going to
> fall back on the same sort of thing that he's done before because it's
> been successful.

> One more thing. The book is titled "Harry Potter and the Philosophers
> Stone"
It had to be retitled for the Americans because they
> didn't seem to know what a Philosopher was! At the end of the review it
> sounds as though, the Europeans don't know what a Sorcerer is - we do
> thank you!

> This is a great soundtrack although sometimes a little dischordant! But if
> you've read the books, you'd know why!! 8/10 !!

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  • This reviewer is wrong. Read the books!!  (3648 views)
       Laurie Chapman - Wednesday, October 31, 2001, at 2:49 a.m.
    •      Re: This reviewer is wrong. Read the books!!  (3909 views)    We're Here
         Laurie Chapman - Saturday, February 4, 2006, at 4:48 a.m.

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