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Comments about the soundtrack for The Perfect Storm (James Horner)

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• Posted by: Pawel Stroinski   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Friday, September 27, 2002, at 7:49 a.m.
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• In Response to: wait a minute..... (LCM)

> I was reading the review for The Bourne Identity while this moive was
> being played. But when I heard the main theme to Enemy at the Gates being
> played I had to stop and listen carefully. I love James Horner's music a
> lot and he is my favorite film composer, but I am going to have to admit
> that he does steals from his own scores. I was reading an interview saying
> that he tries his best not to do that, but when I heard this melody being
> played twice I found it hard to believe that. I know that everyone already
> knows that James steals from himself, but I couldn't help but point that
> out.

EATG is one of most repetitive Horner scores, he's ever done. (Perfect Storm is in the top ten too ). I respect that score's power, though (it's one of my Horner favorites).

Perfect Storm has beautiful, but simple themes and the score is emotionally powerful.


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  • wait a minute.....  (3551 views)
       LCM - Wednesday, July 10, 2002, at 4:08 p.m.
    •      Re: wait a minute.....  (3234 views)    We're Here
         Pawel Stroinski - Friday, September 27, 2002, at 7:49 a.m.

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