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They Made Me a Criminal (1939)


Home > Film: They Made Me a Criminal > Theme: The Fugitive > Variant: Excitedly > Instance: 0:29:07


Instance
Theme name: The Fugitive
Variant name: Excitedly
Start time: 0:29:07
End time: 0:29:25
Total duration: 0:00:18
Page #: 26
Measure #: 78
Scene: Reel 3 Part 2
Key: unstable
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 84
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: Extended variant on the Fugitive theme, involving an ascending chromatic sequence of a fragment of the theme
On-screen: Johnnie talks to the sheriff
Music annotations: [m. 78] sfz - p / accel / excitedly; [m. 82] f / dim
Film annotations: [m. 78] Where are you from, boy?; [m. 80] You got any folks here; [m. 82] Oh, leave the boy alone!
Analysis: Harmonized with a variety of sonorities using rising linear chromaticism
Tags

anxiety | anxious | conflict | leading man | linear chromaticism | lying | room | sheriff

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