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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: 0:33:43
End time: 0:33:51
Total duration: 0:00:08
Page #: 49
Measure #: 28
Scene: Reel 4
Meter: 6/8
Tempo (bpm): 72
Marking: Ferroce
Instrumentation: orchestra
Description
Description: Rapid crescendo to another violent climax with frantic string gestures as Nora rises to attack Rocco; dissonant string cluster is sustained as Rocco forcibly kisses Nora (sounds like a cue from a horror film, and she looks horrified)
On-screen: Nora rises to attack Rocco
Music annotations: [m. 28] molto agitato / tutti; [m. 29] ff; [m. 31] etc; [m. 33] gliss; [m. 34] in 3 / flutter
Film annotations: [m. 28] She starts; [m. 34] Kiss
Orchestration annotations: [m. 28] add piccolo; [m. 29] add xyloph / piano / trpts muted / gong / pianos / harp; [m. 31] pianos too; [m. 34] T.C. mf
Tags

angry | attacking | boss | conflict | dramatic | father | gangster | hitting | horror | hostage | hotel | kissing | leading lady | leading man | tense | underscoring | violence