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White Heat (1949) [IN PROCESS - Information may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies]


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Instance
Theme name: Zuckie's Death
Start time: 0:12:29
End time: 0:12:45
Total duration: 0:00:16
Page #: 17
Measure #: 39
Scene: Reel 2 Part 1
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 76
Marking: Triste
Instrumentation: brass
Solo Instrument: timpani
Description
Description: Slowly descending scale in the lower register punctuated by triplets and timpani rolls; the pounding timpani effect represents the death knell for Zuckie, who they leave behind to die
On-screen: Cody ignores Zuckie
Music annotations: [m. 39] triste / mf; [m. 45] f
Film annotations: [m. 39] I was; [m. 41] We can't
Orchestration annotations: [m. 39] soli trbs horn / timp / piano col; [m. 45] add 2nd piano
Tags

crying | dark | death | departing | funereal | gangster | leading lady | leading man | moaning | moll | mother | murderer | murder scene | pleading | room | somber | victim