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Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)


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Instance
Theme name: Headlines
Start time: 1:10:28
End time: 1:10:54
Total duration: 0:00:26
Page #: 51
Measure #: 22
Scene: Reel 8 Part I
Key: D - c - C
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 88
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: Dramatic music for each new headline shown, with rapid scales for camera zooms and spinning newspaper shots
On-screen: A montage of newspaper headlines
Music annotations: [m. 23] gliss added / sffz; [m. 24] gliss added / sffz; [m. 25] sffz; [m. 26] sfz / gliss added / sffz; [m. 27] sffz; [m. 28] sffz; [m. 29] sffz / sfz / dim; [m. 30] p
Film annotations: [m. 22] Zoom / Stops; [m. 23] Zoom / Stops; [m. 24] Turn; [m. 25] End of turn; [m. 26] Zoom to camera / Full in; [m. 27] Turn; [m. 28] End; [m. 29] Turn / Dialogue / End
Orchestration annotations: [m. 24] tpts / T.C.; [m. 29] timp
Analysis: Although fairly unstable harmonically, the cue moves from D major to harmonies that are centered around C minor / C major
Tags

9th chord | 42 chord | 64 chord | dramatic | foreign key modulation | headline | mickey-mousing | montage | montage | newspaper | newspaper editor | newspaper office | spinning | zooming

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