The Informer (1935)


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Film Music Structure for The Informer

Number Scene Type Time Theme Variant Gesture On-screen
1 opening title sequence 0:00:02 RKO Tower RKO Tower flashing
2 0:00:14 The Informer Shadows moving across the screen behind the cast list
3 0:00:46 The Informer Bridge Shadows moving across the screen behind the cast list
4 opening title sequence; establish setting 0:01:03 The Informer Dublin Title card establishing the setting in Dublin, Ireland
5 opening title sequence 0:01:29 The Informer Judas Title card with quote about Judas
6 establish character 0:01:44 The Informer Walking Gypo walking down the street
7 0:02:01 Poster Gypo looks at the reward poster for Frankie McPhillip
8 0:02:15 Drinking Song Gypo and Frankie singing at a pub (flashback)
9 0:02:23 Underscoring (Dramatic) Gypo stares at the poster, thinking
10 0:02:32 Rule, Britannia! Close-up on the 20 pound reward line on the poster
11 0:02:47 Tearing down poster Gypo tears the reward poster off of the wall
12 0:02:54 The Rose of Tralee Man singing an Irish folk song by a lamp post
13 0:03:05 Poster blowing 1 Torn poster blows down the street onto Gypo's leg
14 0:03:26 Poster blowing 2 Torn poster blows down the street onto Gypo's leg again
15 0:04:23 Underscoring (Subtle) Close-ups on Katie and man on the street
16 0:04:31 Katie Katie walks down the street and the poster blows onto her leg
17 0:05:03 Match strike Man strikes a match on the lamp post
18 0:05:04 Underscoring (Tense) Gypo sees the man and walks towards him
19 0:05:16 Blowing smoke Man blows smoke into Katie's face
20 0:05:31 Throwing man down Gypo picks the man up and throws him in the street
21 0:05:38 Katie Calls Gypo Katie says Gypo's name
22 0:05:50 Katie Tired and Sad Katie talks to Gypo
23 0:06:21 Yankee Doodle Octatonic Katie looks at the poster about a trip to America
24 0:06:58 Katie Hurt Katie is upset with Gypo and walks away upset
25 0:07:16 Footsteps Close-up on walking feet
26 0:07:32 The Wearin’ o’ the Green Frankie looks at his reward poster with his picture on it
27 0:07:54 Running Frankie runs and hides in the shadows as British soldiers enter
28 NIF Running (Not in Film) Not in film
29 0:08:57 The Wearin’ o’ the Green Mysterious Frankie enters the Dunboy house to join the rebels
30 pivotal scene 0:12:56 Yankee Doodle Fateful Decision Gypo has a vision of the wanted poster
31 0:13:48 Katie Fateful Decision Gypo heads towards the British headquarters
32 0:18:54 Blood Money Extended British officer tosses money down on the table
33 advance plot 0:19:20 Blood Money Counting Money Gypo closes the door
34 0:19:28 Blind Man Gypo meets the blind man
35 0:20:26 Blood Money Blind Man Gypo looks at Frankie's poster again
36 0:20:26 Blind Man Blood Money Gypo looks at Frankie's poster again
37 0:20:45 The Informer Whiskey Gypo enters a pub
38 0:21:02 Blood Money Whiskey Gypo takes his money out to pay the bartender
39 0:21:22 The Informer Drinking Gypo takes a drink
40 0:21:57 Blood Money Worrying Gypo worries about what he has done
41 0:22:38 Katie Triste Katie appears at the window, then comes inside
42 0:23:14 Blood Money Four Coins Bartender puts four coins on the table
43 0:23:41 The Informer Lying Gypo tells a lie about where he got the money
44 0:24:44 Blind Man Mysterioso Blind man wanders in and Gypo stares at him
45 0:24:58 Blood Money Blind Man Gypo gives blind man some money
46 0:25:25 The Informer Bold Gypo storms off down the street
47 0:25:31 The Minstrel Boy Man sings a folk tune at the street corner
48 pivotal scene 0:28:44 Blood Money Delicato Gypo drops four coins on the floor
49 0:29:20 The Informer Tense Gypo defends himself
50 0:29:46 The Informer Suspicion Gypo leaves the wake
51 advance plot 0:30:11 The Informer Walking Fast Gypo storms off down the street
52 0:31:28 The Wearin’ o’ the Green Headquarters Irish rebel headquarters
53 0:31:43 Underscoring (Mysterious) Irish rebel headquarters
54 0:32:02 The Informer Burning Poster Gypo in rebel headquarters
55 0:32:40 Blood Money Tense They burn the reward poster
56 0:38:37 The Informer Accused Rebel accuses Gypo of being the informer
57 0:38:47 Mary Rebels talk about Frankie's sister Mary
58 0:39:03 Underscoring (Tense) Rebels talking about Gypo
59 0:39:23 The Wearin’ o’ the Green Bugle Call Rebels plan to watch Gypo
60 0:40:10 Drinking Song 2 Gypo sings a drunken song
61 0:43:14 The Irish Washerwoman People sing and dance in a pub
62 0:44:42 Blood Money Gypo tosses money to the pub-keeper
63 0:44:50 The Irish Washerwoman Pub People celebrating in the pub
64 0:45:12 Blood Money Irish Washerwoman Rebel peeks in the window and sees Gypo spending money
65 0:45:17 The Wearin’ o’ the Green Irish Washerwoman Continued celebration as Irish rebel watches
66 0:46:34 Katie Gypo is Drunk Gypo talks with the rebel outside of the pub about "somebody waiting for me"
67 0:47:00 He Is Me Darling-O Gypo and another guy from the pub sing drunkenly
68 0:47:56 Katie Poster Gypo looks at the America poster
69 0:48:56 Blood Money Thinking Gypo pulls out and counts his money
70 0:49:26 Katie Thinking Gypo looks at the money and poster alternately
71 0:49:52 Here Comes the Bride Dream sequence of a voyage to America
72 0:50:16 My Man Dance music played by a barroom piano
73 0:52:34 Katie Mistaken Identity Gypo thinks he sees Katie, but it's someone else
74 0:53:38 Dardanella Gypo buys drinks at a party
75 0:55:29 Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms A woman prepares to sing a song at a party
76 love scene 0:55:50 Dan and Mary Dan and Mary talk alone
77 0:56:52 The Informer Dan Talking Dan and Mary talk about an informer
78 0:57:08 The Wearin’ o’ the Green Somber Dan and Mary talk about the rebel organization
79 0:57:33 The Informer Pedal Tone Dan and Mary talk about Gypo
80 0:57:43 The Wearin’ o’ the Green Fragment Dan and Mary talk about a rebel meeting
81 0:57:49 Dan and Mary Dolce Dan tells Mary: "I'll come back for you"
82 advance plot 0:58:20 Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms Singing continues (as if from the previous scene)
83 1:00:53 Blood Money Rebels see Gypo spending money
84 1:01:03 The Informer King Gypo Gypo's friend brags about him
85 1:01:27 The Informer Quiet! The rebels enter and start an argument
86 1:03:20 The Informer Drunk Gypo walks down the street drunk
87 1:03:42 The Informer Molto Agitato Katie worries for Gypo
88 1:03:48 The Wearin’ o’ the Green Fighting Gypo talks about Dan Gallagher then fights with the rebels
89 1:04:07 Blood Money Ostinato Gypo mumbles about "twenty pounds"
90 1:04:36 Katie Tragic Katie is left alone on the street
91 courtroom scene 1:05:04 Dan and Mary Descending Mary enters the scene, looking for Dan
92 1:05:33 Peter Mulligan Peter Mulligan sits and holds a crucifix
93 1:05:46 The Wearin’ o’ the Green Rebel Jury Camera pans to show all of the faces of the rebel jury
94 1:06:06 Judges Camera pans to the faces of the judges
95 1:06:15 Falling down the stairs Gypo falls down the stairs
96 1:07:21 Peter Mulligan Mulligan is crying
97 1:07:42 Dan and Mary Legato Gypo stares at Mary
98 1:07:57 Judges Maestoso Gypo stares at the judges
99 1:08:05 Blind Man Tribunal Gypo stares at the blind man
100 1:08:31 False Accusation Gypo accuses Peter, who defends himself
101 1:09:04 The Informer Lying Gypo laughs at Peter
102 1:15:08 Blood Money The Trial Gypo is being questioned on where he got the money from
103 1:15:16 Blind Man The Trial The blind man testifies
104 1:15:32 Katie The Trial Gypo is being interrogated
105 1:15:37 Blood Money The Trial 2 Gypo is being interrogated
106 1:15:42 The Informer Blood Money [The Trial 2] Frankie asks "Who was the informer?"
107 1:15:56 The Informer Confession Gypo confesses and cries
108 courtroom scene; climax 1:16:10 Katie Despair Gypo confesses and cries
109 1:16:30 The Informer Tranquillo Gypo is taken away
110 advance plot 1:17:05 Blood Money Ostinato Gypo in his cell while rebels draw straws
111 1:19:41 The Escape Gypo escapes and a chase ensues
112 1:20:08 The Informer Risoluto Rebels plan to catch Gypo
113 1:20:23 Underscoring (Dramatic) Rebels plan how to find and catch Gypo
114 transition 1:20:34 The Informer Gypo Hides Gypo sees British soldiers marching
115 1:21:10 The Informer Adagio Gypo imagines Frankie's poster
116 1:21:19 Gypo runs away Gypo runs and hides
117 1:21:31 The Informer Up the Stairs Gypo goes up the stairs
118 love scene 1:21:56 Blood Money Ostinato Gypo confesses to Katie
119 1:22:16 Katie Allegro Appassionato Gypo talks to Katie
120 1:22:30 By the fire Gypo rests by the fire
121 1:22:55 Katie Dolcissimo Gypo talks to Katie
122 1:23:32 Dan and Mary Adagio Dan and Mary talk
123 1:24:01 Dan and Mary Dan and Mary talk
124 1:24:09 Ireland Dan and Mary talk about the rebel movement
125 1:24:19 Dan and Mary In Love Dan and Mary talk about love
126 advance plot 1:24:52 Katie Begging Katie pleads for Gypo
127 1:25:10 Begging Katie pleads for Gypo
128 1:25:45 The Informer Begging Katie pleads for Gypo
129 1:25:49 Dan and Mary Begging Katie talks to Mary about loving Gypo
130 1:26:30 The Informer Sympathetic Katie tells Dan where Gypo is
131 1:26:37 Begging 2 Katie begs for Gypo's life
132 1:26:51 Katie Furioso Katie talks to Dan and becomes desperate
133 climax 1:27:28 Blood Money Ostinato Rebels come to capture Gypo (sneaking up the stairs)
134 1:28:20 The Escape The Fight Rebels shoot through the door to capture Gypo
135 1:28:49 Blood Money Tuttissimo Gypo stumbles into a church
136 1:29:43 The Informer Pathetic Gypo stumbles toward Frankie's mother
137 1:30:26 Sancta Maria Gypo talks to Frankie in the church and falls to the ground