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Re: Isn't four stars considered good?
• Posted by: JAmes   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Sunday, June 6, 2004, at 11:15 a.m.
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• In Response to: Re: Isn't four stars considered good? (Mark)

STOP calling them songs! SONGS HAVE WORDS. If you don't even have the correct vocabulary to discuss a film score, don't complain the reviewer (who is actually educated). Christian gave a good review.

> Thanks for the intelligent comments, Ed.

> I don't really care that much about what star rating he gives it. I was
> simply restating what a bunch of other people had already said. Also, I
> don't think I am getting all "hot under the collar" about the
> review, but I will tell you why I don't like it.

> I read these reviews to get an idea for what kind of soundtrack it is.
> Sometimes he writes good reviews. Whether or not you agree with the
> "Pirates of the Carribean" review, It does give a good idea of
> what type of music to expect. Here, however, he complains about how it
> doesn't include enough of William's older Harry Potter themes (which he
> complained about in the first place). Than he goes on to talk about how
> half of the new themes don't meet his expectations, and he leaves it at
> that. He never describes "Hagrid the Professor" other than being
> "out of character." I, personally disagree with that, but it's
> just a matter of opinion.

> Lastly, and this has already been said several times, is Christian's
> comment about "Window to the Past" as the primary identity for
> "Azkaban." "Double Trouble" appears in twice as many
> tracks as "Window to the Past." It was also the only new song to
> appear in any of the trailers, and it appeared in every one of them. I
> would like to hear why Christian thinks "Window" is the main
> theme (another important point he fails to support).

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