Posted by: Mike Date: Thursday, November 20, 2003, at 12:47 p.m. IP Address: dhcp-143-189.bowdoin.edu
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I do not see any resemblence of "Goliath" to Last Samurai. It was composed by Jablonsky to resemble "Journey to the Line", which LS has a similar motiff in, but that's as far as it goes. Also, the use of Taiko in Last Samurai is actually more true to their intended use than what was used in the trailer, which was Zimmer's goal.
> Am I the only one to be very disappointed with this soundtrack? After
> hearing the tremendous music from the film trailer I was hoping for more
> of the same, but Hans Zimmers efforts sound much like everything else and
> if I'm not mistaken the main theme is not a million miles away from the
> Pearl Harbour trailer music (Goliath)