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The FBI Story (1959) [IN PROCESS - Information may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies]

Home > Film: The FBI Story > Theme: Underscoring (Tense) > Instance: 1:17:17

Theme name: Underscoring (Tense)
Start time: 1:17:17
End time: 1:18:53
Total duration: 0:01:36
Page #: 144
Measure #: 1
Scene: Reel 9 Part 3
Meter: 4/4
Description: High and low drones create a tense feeling; escalating tension as drones rise in pitch; high drone drops out at 1:18:26, when Dillinger leaves the theater; timpani roll and crescendo; sudden silence when Dillinger realizes his female companions are staying behind and leaving him by himself; this is followed by the sounds of gunfire
On-screen: FBI agents waiting for Dillinger to get out of the movie theatre
Music annotations: [m. 1] Molto misterioso (modto); [m. 14] Slower; [m. 28] Slower;
Film annotations: [m. 14] Stands; [m. 16] Man; [m. 19] Basement; [m. 22] Agent; [m. 24] 2 agents; [m. 28] Agents; [m. 31] Dillinger;

FBI | flashback | tense | underscoring