Posted by: Sergei Date: Tuesday, August 8, 2000, at 9:49 a.m. IP Address: 200-191-98-224-as.acessonet.com.br
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Gimme a break...(Zachary Behrendt)
Why someone would pay attention to what that guy write about film scores on this page?
I mean, most of the time he just make me laugh.
And the rest makes me sleep.
Goldsmith's music isn't for just everybody ya know!
> I simply cannot believe that you would give The Haunting three stars, and
> Hollow Man only two. The Haunting may have a more substantial theme, but
> it opens in such a way that you laugh at it! And the rest of the
> music is either inaudible or a lot more painful than anything in
> Hollow Man. I, for one, think Hollow Man is a terrific piece of work, due
> to the subdued character themes, the intensity of the action, and the
> sheer brilliance of track 11, "Bloody Floor." I think this a lot
> better than Goldsmith's typical horror scores. I can understand those who
> think that it's typical Goldsmith fare, because of the understated theme,
> but Hollow Man is far from subpar.