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FilmTheme nameInstanceTags
The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)How Dry I Am (Nervous)0:47:20 - Criminals talkingconversing | criminal | doctor | gangster | leading man | nervous | parallelism | pedal tone | robbery | rooftop | source music | thief

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Rocks (Double Cross)0:48:56 - Rocks thinks of a double-crossantagonist | atonal | criminal | doctor | double-cross | dramatic | gangster | leading man | murderer | murdering | parallelism | plotting | robbery | sinister | store | thief | trapping
Dust Be My Destiny (1939)Mysterioso0:02:00 - Warden tells Joe that he is being releasedadvance plot | drone | mysterious | parallelism | polytonality | prison | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Injustice)0:02:29 - Joe talks about not helping people out in the future since the last time he did he went to prisonagitated | character development | dramatic | hero | injustice | parallelism | prison

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Comedy fall0:13:08 - Joe falls over while milking the cowbarn | comical | falling | hero | heroine | lovers meet | mickey-mousing | parallelism

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Joe fights cow0:13:56 - Joe fights cow (off-screen)augmented triad | barn | comical | cow | fighting | hero | lovers meet | mickey-mousing | parallelism

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Laughing)0:14:07 - Mabel laughs at Joebarn | comical | hero | heroine | laughing | lovers meet | parallelism

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Laughing0:14:10 - Mabel laughs at Joebarn | comical | hero | heroine | laughing | lovers meet | mickey-mousing | parallelism

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Medical Report)0:17:58 - Warden talks about Charlieadvance plot | oppressive | parallelism | prison | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Here Comes the Bride (Triple)0:30:35 - Man talks to Joe and Mabel on the courthouse steps9th chord | city | courthouse | familiar tune | hero | heroine | love scene | marriage | parallelism | romantic

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Agitato Risoluto0:35:11 - Joe and Mabel hide under the stairsagitated | alley | city | concerned | danger | escape | hero | heroine | hiding | parallelism | pedal tone

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Joe runs and falls0:46:50 - Joe runs and fallscity | create suspense | dramatic | falling | hero | mickey-mousing | parallelism | running | stinger

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Trickery)0:48:45 - Joe talks to the jailer to convince him to let him enterdistortion | hero | jail | jail break | jailer | parallelism | tense

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Arguing)0:55:00 - Joe tries to leave with a gun and Mabel tries to stop himagitated | arguing | conflict | dark | hero | heroine | parallelism | pc set | pleading | room

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Buzzing1:01:05 - Newspapermen work in the dark roomaction scene | buzzy | dark room | exciting | hero | newspaper | newspaper editor | parallelism | photography | Rimsky-Korsakov | working

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Gangsters walk1:10:26 - The gangsters walk to their carcity | conflict | gangster | mickey-mousing | parallelism | street | tense | walking

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Appassionatissimo)1:13:14 - Joe makes a run for itclimax | conflict | escaping | hero | heroine | hospital | parallelism | tense

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Tragico)1:13:35 - Mabel turns Joe in to the policeconfession | conflict | dark | hero | heroine | hospital | parallelism | tragic
The Informer (1935)Poster blowing 10:03:05 - Torn poster blows down the street onto Gypo's legaugmented sixth chord | blowing | establish character | leading man | mickey-mousing | mysterious | parallelism | poster | street | wind

The Informer (1935)

Poster blowing 20:03:26 - Torn poster blows down the street onto Gypo's leg againblowing | clinging | diminished 7th chord | establish character | leading man | mickey-mousing | mysterious | parallelism | poster | street | wind

The Informer (1935)

Katie0:04:31 - Katie walks down the streetestablish character | foreign key modulation | leading lady | parallelism | seductive | staring | street | sultry | walking

The Informer (1935)

Katie (Tired and Sad)0:05:49 - Katie talks to Gypoconversing | crying | diminished 7th chord | establish character | leading lady | leading man | parallelism | Scotch snap | sobbing gesture | somber | street

The Informer (1935)

Yankee Doodle (Octatonic)0:06:21 - Katie looks at the poster about a trip to AmericaAmerican | comical | conversing | dark | diminished 7th chord | establish character | leading lady | leading man | octatonic | parallelism | patriotic tune | source music | street

The Informer (1935)

The Wearin’ o’ the Green (Mysterious)0:08:57 - Frankie enters the Dunboy house to join the rebelsarriving | diminished 7th chord | establish character | familiar tune | folk song | hero | Irish | leading man | mysterious | parallelism | room | street | tense

The Informer (1935)

Katie (Fateful Decision)0:13:48 - Gypo heads towards the British headquartersAmerican | church bell | contemplating | deciding | diminished 7th chord | familiar tune | leading man | mickey-mousing | mysterious | parallelism | patriotic tune | pedal tone | pivotal scene | police station | street | tense

The Informer (1935)

Katie (Triste)0:22:38 - Katie appears at the windowadvance plot | antagonist | conversing | foreign key modulation | leading lady | leading man | parallelism | pub | sultry | watching

The Informer (1935)

The Informer (Walking Fast)0:30:13 - Gypo storms off down the streetadvance plot | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | diminished 7th chord | hurrying | leading man | Scotch snap | street | tense | walking

The Informer (1935)

The Informer (Accused)0:38:40 - Rebel accuses Gypo of being the informeradvance plot | conversing | headquarters | parallelism | rebel | room | suspicion | tense

The Informer (1935)

The Wearin’ o’ the Green (Bugle Call)0:39:25 - Rebels plan to watch Gypoadvance plot | conversing | familiar tune | folk song | headquarters | Irish | parallelism | rebel | room | tense

The Informer (1935)

The Irish Washerwoman (Pub) + Blood Money + The Wearin’ o’ the Green + The Informer0:44:52 - People celebrate in the pubadvance plot | antagonist | bar | chaotic | chromatic scale | close-up | combination of themes | crowd | dark | excited | familiar tune | folk song | foreign key modulation | happy | heroic | Irish | layering | leading man | mob | mobbing | octatonic | parallelism | pedal tone | polytonality | rebel | serving | source to score | spying | tense | whole-tone | yelling | zoom in

The Informer (1935)

Dan and Mary0:55:53 - Dan and Mary talk aloneABA structure | chromatic parallelism | deceptive resolution | diminished 7th chord | embracing | half-diminished 7th chord | hero | love interest | love scene | love theme | mode mixture | passionate | pedal tone | romantic | room

The Informer (1935)

The Informer (Molto Agitato)1:03:45 - Katie worries for Gypoadvance plot | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | conversing | drunk | half-diminished 7th chord | leading lady | leading man | rebel | street

The Informer (1935)

The Wearin’ o’ the Green (Fighting)1:03:51 - Gypo struggles with the rebelsadvance plot | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | conversing | dominant 7th chord | drunk | familiar tune | fighting | folk song | fragmentation | leading lady | leading man | reassuring | rebel | sequence | street | struggling | syncopation

The Informer (1935)

Gypo runs away1:21:26 - Gypo runs and hidesagitated | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | diminished 7th chord | hiding | leading man | mickey-mousing | running | sequence | street | tense | traitor | transition

The Informer (1935)

Katie (Furioso)1:26:55 - Katie becomes desperateadvance plot | anxiety | begging | chromatic parallelism | despair | fragmentation | leading lady | love interest | rebel | room | sentence form | sequence | tense | whole-tone chord

The Informer (1935)

The Escape (The Fight)1:28:25 - Rebels shoot through the doorantagonist | augmented triad | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | climax | down | dramatic | escaping | falling | fighting | leading man | linear chromaticism | mickey-mousing | rebel | room | running | tense | traitor | whole-tone
The Letter (1940)Runners0:05:14 - Workers run through jungleaction scene | chromatic parallelism | dramatic | heroic | jungle | running | servant | tense

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Deception)0:13:28 - Leslie gets emotional and talks about the struggleadvance plot | augmented triad | chromatic parallelism | combination of themes | crying | dramatic | emotional | home | leading lady | passionate | recounting | sequence

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Risoluto)0:14:07 - Leslie gets back up to continue her storyadvance plot | augmented triad | dramatic | fragmentation | home | leading lady | parallelism | pc set | polychord | recounting | tense

The Letter (1940)

Andante Doloroso0:15:53 - Men walk outside to look at dead bodyadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | dark | death | murder | plantation | reveal | servant | sinister | walking

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Dark)0:16:09 - Men look at dead bodyadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | creeping | dark | death | distortion | investigating | murder | pc set | plantation | servant | shadow | sinister

The Letter (1940)

Creeping0:16:38 - Man creeps across the screenadvance plot | creeping | exoticism | mickey-mousing | open fifth | parallelism | plantation | servant | sneaky

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Walking)0:30:58 - Leslie leaves the cell to go to the visiting roomadvance plot | leading lady | mysterious | parallelism | prison | walking

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Tense)0:34:20 - Howard tells Leslie about the letterconversing | lawyer | leading lady | letter | parallelism | pivotal scene | prison | suspenseful | tense

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Deception)0:34:47 - Leslie starts to worry about the letteraugmented triad | chromatic parallelism | combination of themes | deception | denying | lawyer | leading lady | letter | lying | pivotal scene | prison | reading | sequence | tense

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Risoluto)0:35:11 - Leslie decides how to defend her having written the letterarguing | augmented triad | deception | fragmentation | lawyer | leading lady | letter | lying | parallelism | pc set | pivotal scene | polychord | prison | tense

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Risoluto)0:37:07 - Howard reads the letter to Leslieanxious | augmented triad | buildup | fearful | fragmentation | lawyer | leading lady | letter | parallelism | pc set | pivotal scene | polychord | prison | reading | tense

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Deception)0:40:57 - Howard says he doesn't despise Leslieadvance plot | angry | augmented triad | chromatic parallelism | combination of themes | conversing | deception | hospital | lawyer | leading lady | letter | sequence | staring | tense

The Letter (1940)

Chinese Quarter0:54:15 - Howard and Leslie enter the Chinese Quarterantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | Chinese | driving | exotic | exoticism | lawyer | leading lady | parallelism | pentatonic | setting | transition

The Letter (1940)

Chinese Shop0:55:30 - Howard and Leslie enter a shop in the Chinese Quarterantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | Chinese | exotic | exoticism | lawyer | layering | leading lady | Lydian mode | mysterious | open fifth | parallelism | polytonality | quintal chord | tense | transition | waiting | walking

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Mysterioso)0:56:29 - Howard and Leslie wait in the shopantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | Chinese | exotic | lawyer | leading lady | mysterious | open fifth | parallelism | pentatonic | shop | tense | transition | waiting

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Dagger)0:57:04 - Leslie looks at a Chinese daggerantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | Chinese | dagger | exotic | lawyer | leading lady | mysterious | open fifth | parallelism | pentatonic | polytonality | shop | tense | transition | waiting

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Bitter)1:08:54 - Leslie sees Mrs. Hammond as they leave the courtroomantagonist | Chinese | Chinese | chromatic parallelism | confronting | courtroom | dark | husband | leading lady | trial

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Wild)1:14:57 - Robert waits for a responsearguing | chromatic parallelism | conflict | distress | home | husband | lawyer | leading lady | lying | tense

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Molto Agitato)1:15:28 - Robert argues with Lesliearguing | conflict | distress | home | husband | lawyer | leading lady | parallelism | pc set | tense

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Confession)1:17:35 - Leslie confesses to RobertChinese | confessing | conflict | home | husband | lawyer | leading lady | letter | open fifth | parallelism | pentatonic | recounting | serious | somber

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Deception)1:17:52 - Leslie confesses to Robertaugmented triad | confessing | conflict | dramatic | home | husband | lawyer | leading lady | letter | parallelism | recounting | tense

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Foxtrot)1:20:02 - Ong is seen in the mirror dropping somethingadvance plot | antagonist | calm | combination of themes | dagger | dance music | dropping | foxtrot | home | leading lady | mysterious | open fifth | parallelism | pentatonic | source music

The Letter (1940)

Shadow1:30:30 - Leslie leaves the housechromatic parallelism | climax | leading lady | mysterious | plantation | shadow | walking

The Letter (1940)

Native (Climactic)1:30:42 - Leslie wanders through her gardenclimax | crying | exoticism | gamelan | Indonesian music | leading lady | mysterious | panning shot | parallelism | plantation | setting | somber | walking

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Revenge)1:33:01 - Mrs. Hammond stabs Leslieantagonist | Chinese | Chinese | climax | dagger | leading lady | murder | open fifth | parallelism | pentatonic | plantation | somber | walking
Mildred Pierce (1945)Kay and Veda (Deception)0:33:08 - Veda lies to her motheradvance plot | child | deceiving | deception | heroine | leading lady | parallelism | room | selfish | unstable
We Are Not Alone (1939)God Save the King (Angry)1:05:06 - British mobs in the streetangry | British | conflict | crowd | diminished 7th chord | familiar tune | parallelism | patriotic | riot | rioting | street
Is My Face Red? (1932)You Bunch of Fun (Introduction)0:00:15 - Title and cast list on placards9th chord | cheerful | main title | opening title sequence | parallelism | sequence | syncopation | transcribed by ear

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Cute!0:01:58 - Gossip column about a gambleraltered dominant | bluesy | conversing | establish setting | gossip | newspaper | parallelism | sultry | transcribed by ear | whole-tone

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Sailing of the Olympic0:15:16 - William on the deck of a busy shipAB structure | advance plot | boat | bustling | chromatic sequence | crowd | hurried | leading man | metric dissonance | parallelism | searching | transcribed by ear

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Strolling the Deck (Argument)0:16:14 - Camera moves from one window to anotheradvance plot | boat | cheerful | eavesdropping | fragmentation | leading man | parallelism | searching | transcribed by ear

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Sailing of the Olympic (Argument)0:16:24 - Two people argueadvance plot | arguing | boat | eavesdropping | leading man | parallelism | tense | transcribed by ear

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Sailing of the Olympic (Commotion)0:16:39 - Four people talk at once to Mildredadvance plot | arguing | argument | boat | chromatic sequence | eavesdropping | hurried | leading lady | leading man | metric dissonance | parallelism | tense | transcribed by ear

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Sidewalks of New York (Harbor)0:20:07 - New York City skylinecalm | countermelody | New York | parallelism | popular music | setting | transcribed by ear | transition | traveling

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Sailing 20:21:30 - Boat cuts through the wavesboat | parallelism | sailing | sailor | tense | transcribed by ear | transition | waves | whole-tone

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Scenes Metropolitaine0:43:51 - Montage of activities in the cityABCA structure | augmented triad | boat | boxing | Chinatown | diminished 7th chord | excited | gambling | leading lady | leading man | metric dissonance | montage | New York | night club | parallelism | transcribed by ear | transition | whole-tone
The Phantom of Crestwood (1932)Crestwood C0:02:18 - Cast list and the first scenecast list | Lydian mode | mysterious | opening title sequence | parallelism | transcribed by ear
Emergency Call (1933)Ambulance0:00:11 - Main titles over a speeding ambulanceambulance | augmented triad | Dorian mode | dramatic | driving | half-diminished 7th chord | main title | opening title sequence | parallelism | paramedic | pedal tone | siren | street | through-composed | whole-tone
Crime School (1938)Sue (Allegretto)1:24:18 - Boys talk about Sueconversing | courthouse | gang | optimistic | parallelism | resolution | teenager
Before Dawn (1933)Before Dawn C0:00:44 - Cast list over walking feetcast list | double exposure | Lydian mode | mysterious | opening title sequence | parallelism | self-borrowing | transcribed by ear | walking
State’s Attorney (1932)Blues (Double Time)0:01:04 - Cast listblue note | blues | bluesy | cast list | diminution | exciting | Gershwinesque | opening title sequence | parallelism | starring list | title of film | transcribed by ear
The Roadhouse Murder (1932)Storm Music0:00:14 - Main title and cast listcast list | not by Steiner | opening title sequence | parallelism | storm | title of film | tremolo | wind
Thirteen Women (1932)The Swami0:07:16 - The swamiAeolian mode | antagonist | conversing | establish character | fortune | fortune teller | leading lady | parallelism | predicting | room | somber | swami | transcribed by ear

Thirteen Women (1932)

The Swami (Past Life)0:08:18 - The swami talks to Ursulaantagonist | chromaticism | chromatic parallelism | conversing | establish character | fortune teller | leading lady | room | somber | swami | transcribed by ear

Thirteen Women (1932)

The Swami (Rising Tension)0:09:53 - The swami shrinks from Ursula's gazeantagonist | conversing | establish character | fate | fortune teller | leading lady | mysterious | parallelism | room | swami | tense | transcribed by ear

Thirteen Women (1932)

Ursula (Mysterious Waltz)0:33:37 - Ursula talks to Burnsadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | conversing | half-diminished 7th chord | leading lady | love interest | mode mixture | romantic | room | transcribed by ear | waltz
Penguin Pool Murder (1932)Penguin Pool Murder0:00:23 - Main title, starring list, and cast listcast list | chromatic parallelism | diminution | diving | double exposure | dramatic | hemiola | linear chromaticism | mysterious | opening title sequence | penguin | pool | starring list | swimming | tense | thematic transformation | through-composed | title of film | transcribed by ear | whirlpool | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

Penguin Pool Murder (1932)

Fish0:01:32 - Fishaugmented triad | chromatic parallelism | dramatic | establish setting | fish | fluttering | stinger | transcribed by ear | underwater | whole-tone chord
Flamingo Road (1949)Titus 20:18:16 - A newspaper headlinechromatic parallelism | dark | headline | newspaper | politician | porch | self-borrowing | sheriff | throwing | transition | tritone