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« Reply #60 on: September 13, 2006, 12:34:06 AM »

I can only fervently disagree, as OUATIA is right up there with "Doctor Zhivago" as my favorite film score ever.  Yes, even the allegedly terrible Speakeasy music.  Roll Eyes




never used the word "terrible". I said "Crap". Brings a different meaning to my statement.
I stick by my guns on this one. Unimaginative music on Morricone's part.

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« Reply #61 on: September 14, 2006, 02:40:07 PM »

I'm gonna agree there. Usually Morricone's Scores go with the movie in such a way that's as if they were made as one.

Once Upon a Time in America seems like a standdard score except for some instances, but that's not enough.
It's very atmospheric, but not Morricone atmospheric besides few parts here and there.

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« Reply #62 on: September 30, 2006, 04:29:10 PM »

I must admit I liked all the music in OUATIA,

would love to have seen a night singer performing

"It had to be you"

hehehe... Priscilla Lane in Roaring Twenties anyone?

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