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Key Largo (1948) [IN PROCESS - Information may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies]


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Instance
Theme name: Underscoring (Dramatic)
Start time: 1:14:48
End time: 1:15:03
Total duration: 0:00:15
Page #: 83
Measure #: 24
Scene: Reel 8 Part 1
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 138
Marking: Agitato
Instrumentation: brass, strings
Description
Description: Flutter-tongued brass alarm jumps from to middle to high register to show the heightened concern of the Sheriff as he discovers Sawyer's body; followed by a heavy percussion accent, then the music cuts out for the sheriff to announce "it's him, Sawyer, he's murdered!"
On-screen: Sheriff finds out that it is Sawyer
Music annotations: [m. 24] f; [m. 25] accell; [m. 28] sfz / ff
Film annotations: [m. 24] Lays it down; [m. 26] Looks; [m. 28] Its him!
Orchestration annotations: [m. 24] 4 horns (stopped) (flutter); [m. 26] add piano / add piano; [m. 28] gong mf (let it ring) / open horns brass etc
Tags

conflict | corpse | discovering | dramatic | hotel | murder | realizing | sheriff | tense | underscoring