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They Made Me a Criminal (1939)


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Instance
Theme name: Underscoring (Dramatic)
Start time: 0:16:01
End time: 0:16:16
Total duration: 0:00:15
Page #: 10
Measure #: 37
Scene: Reel 2 Part 3
Key: eb
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 88
Marking: Animato
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: As Johnnie rushes inside to check the phone book, we hear quick descending scales from the upper strings to the lower strings
On-screen: Johnnie rushes inside
Music annotations: [m. 37] legato; [m. 39] sfz; [m. 40] slower / morendo; [m. 41] pp / morendo / morendo
Film annotations: [m. 37] He turns and starts quickly; [m. 39] He looks in book; [m. 41] Dissolve / Dialogue
Orchestration annotations: [m. 37] bassoon / trbs / timp
Tags

advance plot | chromatic scale | dramatic | leading man | minor-major 7th chord | newspaper | room | rushing | underscoring

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