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Old 04-16-02, 06:24 PM
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Weird, but good movie scores

I recently saw Requiem For A Dream and Memento, and I thought the soundtracks were very different in a good way.

It kind of reminds me of A Clockwork Orange. When I saw this movie for the first time a few years ago, the theme song just sounded so strange. I wonder if 20 years from now people will think the same for Requiem and Memento.
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Yep, both of these soundtracks are excellent.
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The score for Ravenous is good and most definitely is weird.
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Not sure if it is 'weird' or not, but the soundtrack to Donnie Darko is ace. Beautiful and a bit strange at the same time, like the film.
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One of the very few soundtracks that I own is the sound track to "The Last Temptation of Christ" by Peter Gabriel.....it is really cool and kinda weird I suppose
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Old 04-19-02, 08:22 PM
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Donnie Darko is a great soundtrack album.

Requiem For A Dream is excellent as well and Memento too. I have all three of these.

Others you might want to check out.

Heat
Insider
Way of the Gun
Killing Zoe
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5-4 Top Gun soundtrack over Pulp Fiction sound track. Oh wait wrong scores.
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I liked the sound tracks for Requiem for a Dream and Pi, but they kinda give me a headache whenever I watch them.
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Morricone's score for a film called "Rampage" is pretty strange and scary sounding.
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Ravenous tops my list.
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I really like the score to The Virgin Suicides. It was all done by Air, I think. Captures the haunting, ephemeral feeling of the movie very well.
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I always thought the soundtracks done by Tangerine Dream were strange and different, but beautiful. They did soundtracks for movies such as:
Sorcerer
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Originally posted by shrike
I always thought the soundtracks done by Tangerine Dream were strange and different, but beautiful. They did soundtracks for movies such as:
Sorcerer
Thief
Legend
The Keep

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I like scores from Vangelis. Some are very weird and wonderful.
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Re: Weird, but good movie scores

Originally posted by William Wallace
It kind of reminds me of A Clockwork Orange. When I saw this movie for the first time a few years ago, the theme song just sounded so strange.
Hey, if you like that, check out Henry Purcell's "Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary."
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