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Comments about the soundtrack for Independence Day (David Arnold)

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Re: Independence Day Score Stolen!
• Posted by: The Legend of Leroy Bad   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Sunday, July 13, 2008, at 10:08 p.m.
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• In Response to: Independence Day Score Stolen! (Josh A)

> I learned an interesting fact this semester in my History of Film Music
> class at Oakland University in Rochester, MI. My professor, Terry Herald
> actually sued David Arnold and 20th Century Fox in 1996-1997 for the score
> of Independence Day. Arnold totally ripped it off of a documentary my
> professor had written, and knowingly so. Long story short, Arnold and Fox
> settled with Herald for a pretty nice size chunk of change, thus allowing
> Arnold to be praised forever for his 'work' on Independence Day. I love
> Arnold's stuff, I just thought this to be quite a funny story. So when the
> authors of these columns praise "A Brit to write a great American
> theme", remember, an American wrote it.

Does this mean no expanded release shall be issued?

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