iTunes (U.S.)
eBay (U.S.)
Glisten Effect
Editorial Reviews
Scoreboard Forum
Viewer Ratings
     1. Avengers: Endgame
    2. Shazam!
   3. Dumbo
  4. Captain Marvel
 5. HTTYD: The Hidden World
6. The Lego Movie 2
         1. Batman
        2. Star Wars: The Last Jedi
       3. Apollo 13
      4. Edward Scissorhands
     5. How to Train Your Dragon
    6. Jurassic World: Kingdom
   7. First Man
  8. Solo: A Star Wars Story
 9. Justice League
10. Ready Player One
Home Page
Menu Options ▼
Comments about the soundtrack for Troy (Gabriel Yared/James Horner)

Edit | Delete
Re: Again!?
• Posted by: dani   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Sunday, July 4, 2004, at 6:49 p.m.
• IP Address:
• In Response to: Again!? (Littleman)

> O.K. he's used that 4 note "danger" motif in 4 soundtracks now.
> It's really getting old. How many more times will it take before he
> realizes he needs new material?

By my count it's more than 4 times... Just off the top of my head, I can recall it appearing in:

Star Trek 2
Project X
The Mask of Zorro
The Perfect Storm
Enemy at the Gates

I'm pretty sure there's more, but I can't think of them right now. Still, I really liked Horner's Troy score. The only thing that stops me from considering it a great score is how heavily it relies on the 4-note motif. As big a Horner fan as I am, I have to concur with the popular opinion here: "Mr Horner, please don't ever, EVER use this damn motif again."

Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>
  • Again!?  (2245 views)
       Littleman - Saturday, June 26, 2004, at 11:00 p.m.
    •      Re: Again!?  (1994 views)    We're Here
         dani - Sunday, July 4, 2004, at 6:49 p.m.

Copyright © 1998-2019, Filmtracks Publications. All rights reserved.
The reviews and other textual content contained on the site may not be published, broadcast,
rewritten or redistributed without the prior written authority of Christian Clemmensen at Filmtracks Publications. Scoreboard created 7/24/98 and last updated 4/25/15.