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Old 27-09-2013, 11:49
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Well it was a tough one but i had to go with The Good the Bad and the Ugly for me Ennio Morricone is a Genius, if hairs dont stand up on the back of your neck when listening to that i dont know what will.
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Old 27-09-2013, 13:33
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The Lost Boys - still after all these years
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Old 27-09-2013, 14:28
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Theres actually a few i really do like. So heres some of my favorites in no order.
Ben Hur
Star wars all 6 in tearms of music
Superman
Batman and batman returns
Home alone 1 and 2.
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Old 27-09-2013, 14:59
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Theres actually a few i really do like. So heres some of my favorites in no order.
Ben Hur
Star wars all 6 in tearms of music
Superman
Batman and batman returns
Home alone 1 and 2.
Nice to see that one chosen ...it was played on John Wilson's Proms on Radio 3 a few weeks ago ...

I love so many ...Cinema Paradiso is a great favourite....
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Old 27-09-2013, 15:09
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I also like the Mission Sound Track to yet again another Marricone Materpiece.
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Old 27-09-2013, 15:34
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Can't pick one but some of my favourites are Bladerunner, Superman, Dances with Wolves Star Trek II (Wrath of Khan) and of course Zulu
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Old 27-09-2013, 15:35
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Dances With Wolves

Gladiator

Manhattan

Brief Encounter
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Old 27-09-2013, 15:42
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Batman and batman returns
My favourite version of the main theme is the Mask of the Phantasm version.
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Old 27-09-2013, 16:15
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The Fog (1980)
Almost Famous
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Old 27-09-2013, 17:29
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Another good soundtrack is robbin hood prince of Thives. As bad as the film was the music i think was great.
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Old 27-09-2013, 17:36
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impossible to choose just one , but -

Raiders is a fantastic score

Walkabout is one of my faves too .
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Old 27-09-2013, 18:11
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Rumble Fish.
Blue Spring.
Paris, Texas.
Bright Future
The Legend of 1900 (I haven't seen the film yet! I got this as a present and it grew on me.)

Edit: Forgot another - Summer Time Machine Blues. Mostly for nostalgia.
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Old 27-09-2013, 18:14
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Rumble Fish.
Blue Spring.
Paris, Texas.
Bright Future
The Legend of 1900 (I haven't seen the film yet! I got this as a present and it grew on me.)
I forgot about Paris, Texas, great soundtrack by Ry Cooder who also scored another film called Southern Comfort.
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Old 27-09-2013, 20:35
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Old 27-09-2013, 20:54
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Well my favourite band is Dead Can Dance so obviously I've got a very soft spot for Gladiator.

My favourite soundtrack from the last couple of years would probably be Drive.
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Old 28-09-2013, 16:07
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Once again I find it impossible to choose just one. Some of my favourites are:

American Beauty
Edward Scissorhands
LOTR
The Piano
Gladiator

I also usually really enjoy the way Tarantino uses tracks in his films
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Old 28-09-2013, 16:21
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I'm actually a romantic at heart - Halloween, nightmare on elm street and Friday the 13th
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Old 28-09-2013, 16:25
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Danny Boyle's 'Sunshine' (2007)

Music by John Murphy and Underworld
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Old 28-09-2013, 16:31
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Once again I find it impossible to choose just one. Some of my favourites are:

American Beauty
Edward Scissorhands
LOTR
The Piano
Gladiator

I also usually really enjoy the way Tarantino uses tracks in his films
I watched Django Unchained the other week and loved the soundtrack.
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Old 28-09-2013, 16:32
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I'm with the OP as far as Morricone is concerned....think I'd go for 'For A Few Dollars More'; particularly the part of the score with Lee Van Cleef's musical pocket watch. Yep, total genius. Beautiful music.

Closely followed by Nino Rota, especially his score for Fellini's '8 and a half' which is magical.

Also love the soundtracks of the Jacques Tati films, particularly 'Mon Oncle' and 'Playtime'.
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Old 28-09-2013, 17:09
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I prefer soundtracks that largely have original scores vs ones that are more like compilation albums (theres nothing wrong with the latter approach, but obviously it's less creative).

For me the soundtrack is one of the key things that helps to sell a movie to me, so it's hard to pick a favourite, if I had to short list ten I'd go with (in no particular order):

Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Piano, The Artist, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Schindler's List, Star Wars: A New Hope, The Red Shoes, Spellbound,The Wizard of Oz, Brokeback Mountain.
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Old 28-09-2013, 17:57
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I love the soundtrack to the 1980 version of Flash Gordon, composed by Queen. Absolutely brilliant, with parts of the dialogue put into the album, it was like seeing the film again in those days before home video was commonplace. All together now, "GORDONS ALIVE!"
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Old 28-09-2013, 18:07
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I love the soundtrack to the 1980 version of Flash Gordon, composed by Queen. Absolutely brilliant, with parts of the dialogue put into the album, it was like seeing the film again in those days before home video was commonplace. All together now, "GORDONS ALIVE!"
ha! Actually, i forgot this one, the soundtrack is a perfect fit for the film.
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Old 28-09-2013, 18:14
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Definitely David Arnold's score for Independence Day!
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Old 28-09-2013, 20:01
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Master and Commander
10 Things I Hate About You
and also for musicals, Hello Dolly.
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