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The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)Cauldron 10:00:15 - Title of filmbeaker | bubbling | chromatic scale | dramatic | half-diminished 7th chord | main title | ominous | opening title sequence | parallelism | starring list | title of film

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Cauldron 20:00:27 - Cast list9th chord | beaker | bubbling | cast list | chromatic parallelism | dramatic | main title | ominous | opening title sequence | ostinato | title of film

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Amazing Doctor0:20:05 - Dr. Clitterhouse enters Hotel Sequin42 chord | advance plot | chromatic parallelism | dark | dissonant bass | doctor | half-diminished 7th chord | leading man | lobby | mysterious | quartal chord | sign | thief | walking

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Amazing Doctor (Meeting)0:21:30 - Dr. Clitterhouse is taken upstairs64 chord | advance plot | chromatic parallelism | conversing | doctor | fragmentation | gangster | leading man | lobby | mysterious | pedal tone | sequence | thief

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Amazing Doctor (Montage)0:33:03 - A news article about the doctorchromatic parallelism | dissonant bass | Gershwinesque | jaunty | journal | montage | montage | newspaper | sequence | sign

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Fur Store0:44:20 - Truck arrives at the United Fur Co.chromatic parallelism | darkness | half-diminished 7th chord | mysterious | pedal tone | store | street | suspenseful | transition | truck

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Night Watchman (Knocked Out)0:45:04 - Watchman knocked out on the floor9th chord | chromatic parallelism | crime | criminal | diminished 7th chord | gangster | guard | mysterious | robbery | stealing | store | thief

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Sneaking0:45:13 - Criminals steal fursascending | carrying | chromatic parallelism | crime | criminal | diminished 7th chord | dissonant bass | gangster | pedal tone | robbery | sneaking | sneaky | stairs | stealing | store | thief | walking

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Underscoring (Mysterious)0:45:26 - Criminals on the rooftop42 chord | carrying | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | crime | criminal | dissonant bass | gangster | half-diminished 7th chord | mysterious | robbery | rooftop | sneaking | sneaky | stairs | stealing | thief | tossing | underscoring | walking | whole-tone

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Amazing Doctor (Comical)0:46:08 - Doctor examines a criminal64 chord | chromatic parallelism | comical | criminal | doctor | examining | fragmentation | gangster | leading man | pedal tone | robbery | rooftop | sequence | thief | underscoring

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Underscoring (Tense)0:47:04 - Doctor talks with the criminalsaugmented major 7th chord | chromatic parallelism | criminal | dissonant bass | doctor | examining | gangster | leading man | ostinato | pc set | robbery | rooftop | tense | thief | underscoring | walking | working

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Arms crossing0:47:10 - Criminal crosses his armsarm | chromatic parallelism | comical | criminal | crossing | diminished 7th chord | gangster | mickey-mousing | robbery | rooftop | thief | wedge

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

How Dry I Am (Nervous)0:47:20 - Criminals talking64 chord | conversing | criminal | doctor | gangster | leading man | nervous | parallelism | pedal tone | robbery | rooftop | source music | thief

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Amazing Doctor (Giving Orders)0:48:32 - Doctor gives orders to the criminals64 chord | anger | annoyance | chromatic parallelism | commanding | criminal | doctor | fragmentation | gangster | leading man | ordering | pedal tone | robbery | sequence | store | tense | thief

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Rocks (Double Cross)0:48:56 - Rocks thinks of a double-crossantagonist | chromatic parallelism | criminal | diminished 7th chord | doctor | double-cross | dramatic | gangster | leading man | murderer | murdering | plotting | robbery | sinister | store | thief | trapping

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Locked in vault0:49:06 - Dr. Clitterhouse locked in safeanxious | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | criminal | doctor | double-cross | dramatic | gangster | leading man | murderer | murdering | panicking | polychord | pounding | robbery | safe | store | tense | thief | trapping | vault | yelling

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Amazing Doctor (Brass) + The Motor0:51:00 - Dr. Clitterhouse in the safeanxious | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | combination of themes | criminal | dramatic | gangster | knocking | motor | ostinato | panicking | robbery | store | tense | thief

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Torch (Burning)0:51:12 - Butch opens safe with welder's torchanxious | burning | chromatic parallelism | criminal | dramatic | fire | flame | gangster | half-diminished 7th chord | hero | rescuing | robbery | sparks | store | tense | thief | torch

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Motor (Rescue)0:52:29 - Dr. Clitterhouse escapes from safeanxious | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | criminal | dramatic | escaping | gangster | hero | motor | ostinato | rescuing | robbery | store | tense | thief

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Poison1:08:46 - Rocks feels the effect of the poisonblur | chromatic parallelism | diminution | doctor | dreaming | drugs | ethereal | gangster | layering | leading lady | leading man | murder | murderer | murdering | murder scene | office | oscillation | ostinato | pc set | poison | poisoning | polychord | stinger | tone cluster

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Rocks struggles and falls1:09:52 - Rocks tries to get up, then collapseschromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | death | doctor | down | drugs | dying | falling | gangster | leading lady | leading man | murder | murderer | murder scene | office | oscillation | poison | rising | split-third chord | struggling | tense | up

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Amazing Doctor (Funebre)1:10:07 - Dr. Clitterhouse talks with Jo9th chord | chromatic parallelism | dark | death | doctor | gangster | leading lady | leading man | murder | murderer | murder scene | office | pleading | realizing | tense

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Amazing Doctor (Murder)1:10:49 - Montage of newspaper headlineschromatic parallelism | corpse | dark | dissonant bass | fingerprints | headlines | investigating | montage | morgue | mortician | murder | newspaper | police | printing press | tense | triadic transformation
Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)The Chase0:04:21 - Cops chase boys through the train yardchase scene | chasing | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | diminished 7th chord | dramatic | escaping | half-diminished 7th chord | mickey-mousing | police | polychord | running | street | teenager | whole-tone chord

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Roulette0:07:01 - Roulette wheel spinsclub | double exposure | establish character | frantic | gambling | gangster | leading man | mickey-mousing | montage | parallelism | pedal tone | sequence | spinning

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)NIF - not in filmchromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic sequence | conflict | cut from film | diminished 7th chord | dissonant bass | evading | following | gangster | leading man | linear chromaticism | setup | shop | street | underscoring | walking

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Pushing forward0:40:26 - Man pulls a gun on the cashieradvancing | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conflict | dominant 7th chord | gangster | gun | leading man | mickey-mousing | ominous | pedal tone | pushing | shop

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Underscoring (Tense)0:41:20 - Police car arrivesarriving | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conflict | crowd | dissonant bass | half-diminished 7th chord | rushing | shop | street | tense | underscoring

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Crowd0:41:46 - Hustling crowd chromatic parallelism | conflict | crowd | dissonant bass | rushing | street | tense

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

The Gangster (Elevator Music)0:42:40 - Elevator goes upadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | elevator | gangster | half-diminished 7th chord | lawyer | leading man | mickey-mousing | rising | room | tense

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

The Cartoon1:04:49 - Jerry looks at newspaper cartoon of Rocky9th chord | advance plot | cartoon | chromatic parallelism | comical | leading man | priest | reading | room

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:09:49 - Jerry talks to newspaper editorconversing | diminution | leading man | montage | montage | newspaper editor | newspaper office | parallelism | priest | sign | tense

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:16:29 - Rocky shoots Mac and Frazieragitated | attacking | casino | chaos | chasing | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | climbing | conflict | crowd | death | dissonant bass | dramatic | dying | escaping | falling | fighting | gangster | gun | gunshot | half-diminished 7th chord | hurrying | jumping | landing | lawyer | leading man | mickey-mousing | pedal tone | police | rooftop | room | running | sequence | shooting | sneaking | sneaky | street | tone cluster | underscoring

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Mac gets shot1:16:35 - Mac gets shot and diesagitated | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conflict | death | dramatic | dying | falling | gangster | gun | gunshot | lawyer | leading man | mickey-mousing | room | shooting

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Going up a ladder1:17:41 - Rocky climbs up an escape ladderagitated | ascending | chromatic parallelism | climbing | conflict | dramatic | gangster | ladder | leading man | mickey-mousing | pedal tone | sequence | street | up

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:19:00 - Rocky is trapped in a building42 chord | agitated | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conflict | dissonant bass | dramatic | escaping | fleeing | gangster | half-diminished 7th chord | leading man | major 7th chord | police | running | sequence | stairwell | tone cluster | underscoring

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Going up stairs1:19:27 - Rocky runs up the stairsagitated | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conflict | dissonant bass | dramatic | gangster | leading man | major 7th chord | mickey-mousing | running | sequence | stairs | stairwell | up

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Tear Gas1:19:48 - Tear gas spreads throughout the roomagitated | breaking | breaking | breathing | building | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conflict | dissonant bass | dramatic | gangster | gun | gunshot | hurrying | leading man | mickey-mousing | pedal tone | police | quartal chord | running | shooting | smoke | street | tear gas | throwing | window

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Machine Gun1:20:24 - Policeman shoots at Rocky with machine gunagitated | building | chromatic parallelism | conflict | death | dramatic | falling | gangster | gun | gunshot | hiding | leading man | police | polychord | shooting | street | underscoring

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Jerry + Tear Gas1:21:14 - Rocky staggers through tear gas and Jerry arrivesagitated | arriving | building | chromatic parallelism | combination of themes | conflict | dissonant bass | dramatic | gangster | heroic | hurrying | leading man | mickey-mousing | priest | quartal chord | smoke | staggering | street | tear gas

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Tear Gas (Desperate)1:21:40 - Rocky tries to hold off the copsagitated | building | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conflict | dissonant bass | dramatic | gangster | gun | gunshot | leading man | mickey-mousing | pedal tone | police | priest | quartal chord | shooting | smoke | staggering | street | tear gas

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

The Gangster (Triste)1:23:57 - Rocky uses Jerry as a hostage9th chord | building | chromatic parallelism | conflict | coughing | dark | double-cross | foreign key modulation | fragmentation | gangster | hostage | leading man | linear chromaticism | major 7th chord | menacing | polychord | priest | smoke | somber | street | tear gas | walking

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:31:44 - Rocky punches a guardagitated | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | climax | fighting | gangster | half-diminished 7th chord | leading man | police | priest | prison | punching | tense | underscoring
Are These Our Children? (1931)Dreams (Coney Island)NIF - not in filmchromatic mediant | chromatic parallelism | cut from film | foreign key modulation | joyful

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Dreams (Washroom Sequence)0:24:25 - Eddie talks with his friendsadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | common-tone diminished 7th | conversing | dance hall | friend | leading man | score to source | somber | source music | transcribed by ear

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Dreams (Washroom Sequence Coda)NIF - not in filmchromatic parallelism | cut from film

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Dreams (Andante)NIF - not in filmadded-note chord | cut from film | mode mixture | parallelism | quartal chord | tense | whole-tone chord

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Dreams (Allegro)1:15:33 - Newspaper headlinesaugmented triad | chromatic parallelism | double exposure | dramatic | fanfare | frantic | headline | montage | mother | newspaper | ostinato | spinning | tense | whole-tone chord | whole-tone scale

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Dreams (Meno)NIF - not in filmadded-note chord | chromatic parallelism | common-tone dominant 7th | cut from film | half-diminished 7th chord | peaceful
His Greatest Gamble (1934)The Chase 20:29:44 - Montage of Philip's escapeboat | dark | frantic | leading man | montage | montage | parallelism | prisoner | transcribed by ear | traveling
Crime School (1938)Transition0:00:08 - Starring and cast list9th chord | cast list | dissonant bass | dominant pedal | dramatic | main title | opening title sequence | parallelism | starring list | tense | title of film

Crime School (1938)

Sue0:00:37 - Mugshots of main charactersblues | bluesy | main title | mode mixture | mug shot | opening title sequence | parallelism | starring list

Crime School (1938)

Sue (Quasi Blues)0:11:08 - Sue talks to Frankiebluesy | chromatic parallelism | common-chord modulation | conversing | crying | establish character | foreign key modulation | Gershwinesque | heroine | leading lady | room | somber

Crime School (1938)

The CourthouseNIF - not in filmcut from film | deceptive resolution | noble | parallelism

Crime School (1938)

Sue (Minor)0:20:38 - Judge sentences boys to the reformatoryaugmented sixth chord | chromatic parallelism | courthouse | crying | dissonant bass | gang | heroine | judge | leading lady | leading man | sister | somber | stinger | teenager | trial

Crime School (1938)

The Patrol Wagon0:21:41 - Boys get loaded into the patrol wagon car | chromatic parallelism | cut from film | dissonant bass | pedal tone | police car | traveling

Crime School (1938)

The Warden0:23:15 - Warden stands up to face the boysantagonist | arguing | augmented triad | authority | chromatic parallelism | establish character | falling | gang | lightning | ominous | police | reformatory | slapping | stinger | teenager | warden | whole-tone chord

Crime School (1938)

The Warden (Quasi Mysterioso)0:27:46 - Warden approaches Frankie with a whipchromatic parallelism | develop character | reformatory | rising | standing | teenager | tense | threatening | warden | whip

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:28:01 - Frankie escapes from the warden's office9th chord | chromatic parallelism | dramatic | escape | escaping | half-diminished 7th chord | hiding | mickey-mousing | ostinato | reformatory | running | teenager | tense | throwing | tone cluster | warden | whole-tone scale

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Tense)0:28:21 - Boys wonder about the alarmalarm | chromatic parallelism | chromatic wedge | dissonant bass | escape | gang | pc set | reformatory | teenager | tense | whistle | wondering

Crime School (1938)

Searchlights0:28:27 - Boys wonder about the searchlightchromatic parallelism | escape | gang | mickey-mousing | reformatory | searchlight | teenager | tense | wondering

Crime School (1938)

Escaping0:28:32 - Frankie runs and hideschromatic parallelism | chromatic wedge | dissonant bass | dramatic | escape | escaping | hiding | mickey-mousing | police | reformatory | running | sequence | sneaking | teenager | tense | tone cluster

Crime School (1938)

Searchlights (Sneaking)0:28:47 - Frankies hides from the searchlightchromatic parallelism | dramatic | escape | escaping | hiding | jumping | mickey-mousing | police | reformatory | running | searchlight | sneaking | teenager | tense

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:29:09 - Frankie hides then runsbarbed wire fence | battle call | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | diminished 7th chord | dramatic | escape | escaping | gang | hiding | jumping | mickey-mousing | reformatory | running | teenager | tense

Crime School (1938)

Sue (Barbed Wire)0:29:18 - Frankie gets caught on barbed wireanguished | barbed wire fence | battle call | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | climbing | diminished 7th chord | dissonant bass | dramatic | escape | half-diminished 7th chord | pain | pc set | reformatory | struggling | teenager | tense

Crime School (1938)

The Warden (The Guards)0:29:34 - Warden's guards run to catch Frankie64 chord | anguished | barbed wire fence | battle call | capturing | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | dragging | dramatic | escape | falling | pc set | police | reformatory | running | sequence | teenager | tense | warden

Crime School (1938)

Dragging0:29:51 - Warden's guards drag Frankie through the rainaccented dissonance | anguished | capturing | chromatic parallelism | dissonant bass | dragging | dramatic | escape | kicking | mickey-mousing | police | reformatory | splashing | teenager | tense | warden

Crime School (1938)

Window closing0:30:05 - Boys close their windowchromatic parallelism | closing | escape | gang | mickey-mousing | reformatory | somber | teenager | whole-tone scale | window

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Gentle)0:49:10 - Mark comes into the roomcomedy | conversing | gang | gentle | hero | leading man | paint | parallelism | reformatory | teenager | underscoring

Crime School (1938)

Spots0:49:20 - Squirt has spots on his pajamas9th chord | chromatic parallelism | comedy | comical | conversing | gang | hero | leading man | mickey-mousing | paint | reformatory | spots | teenager | tense

Crime School (1938)

Unveiling the statue0:49:31 - Mark takes the veil off of the statue64 chord | chromatic parallelism | chromatic wedge | comedy | gang | hero | leading man | mickey-mousing | reformatory | teenager | tense | uncovering | unveiling

Crime School (1938)

The Boiler Room0:54:27 - Boys talk about stoking the boileraction scene | auctioning | boiler room | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | dissonant bass | fanfare | gang | heroic | reformatory | teenager | working

Crime School (1938)

Kids running down0:56:17 - Kids run down stairsaction scene | chromatic parallelism | down | dramatic | mickey-mousing | polychord | quartal chord | reformatory | running | stairs | teenager

Crime School (1938)

Running around0:56:37 - Boys run out of the buildingaction scene | chromatic parallelism | gang | linear chromaticism | mickey-mousing | reformatory | running | rushing | teenager | tense | worker

Crime School (1938)

Fireman0:56:46 - Boiler room worker orders kids backaction scene | fanfare | gang | heroic | parallelism | pedal tone | protecting | reformatory | rushing | teenager | worker | yelling

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:56:50 - Mark goes to rescue Squirtaction scene | altered dominant | boiler room | chromatic parallelism | dissonant bass | dramatic | hero | leading man | linear chromaticism | reformatory | rushing | saving | teenager | tense | underscoring

Crime School (1938)

Temperature rising 20:57:12 - The temperature gauge risesaction scene | altered dominant | boiler room | chromatic parallelism | danger | dramatic | gauge | heat | hero | leading man | mickey-mousing | reformatory | rising | teenager | temperature | tense

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:06:55 - Frankie hits Spikeadvance plot | anger | arguing | chromatic parallelism | chromatic wedge | dramatic | reformatory | teenager | underscoring

Crime School (1938)

Sue (Troubled)1:07:37 - Frankie is troubled about his sisteradvance plot | chromatic parallelism | chromatic sequence | conversing | gang | reformatory | teenager | thinking | troubled | worried

Crime School (1938)

Sue (Prison Moods)1:08:48 - Boys talk to Frankie about his sisteradvance plot | chromatic parallelism | dissonant | dissonant bass | distortion | gang | minor second | mysterious | plotting | reformatory | teenager | tense | tone cluster

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Tense)1:09:46 - Boys talk to Frankieadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | gang | gun | keys | mickey-mousing | mysterious | ominous | pc set | plotting | reformatory | teenager | tense | underscoring

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:11:24 - Boys plot their escape9th chord | arguing | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | dramatic | escape | gang | plotting | reformatory | teenager | underscoring

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Tense)1:12:21 - Cooper talks with the wardenchromatic parallelism | escape | half-diminished 7th chord | phone call | plotting | police | reformatory | telephone | tense | warden

Crime School (1938)

Resolution1:22:31 - Sue enters the room 42 chord | antagonist | calm | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | comical | conversing | hero | leading man | reformatory | resolution | resolution | tense | tritone

Crime School (1938)

Sue (Allegretto)1:24:18 - Boys talk about Sue9th chord | chromatic parallelism | conversing | courthouse | fragmentation | gang | optimistic | resolution | sequence | teenager

Crime School (1938)

Sue (End Credits)1:24:49 - Cast listadded-note chord | bluesy | chromatic parallelism | closing credits | end title sequence | Gershwinesque | mode mixture | not by Steiner | upbeat
They Made Me a Criminal (1939)Transition0:00:07 - Starring listadded-note chord | chromatic parallelism | dissonant bass | dramatic | main title | opening title sequence | pedal tone | starring list | tense | title of film

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:56:17 - Johnnie sees his picture in the paperangry | arguing | chromatic parallelism | dissonant bass | dramatic | fighting | half-diminished 7th chord | hero | leading man | mickey-mousing | photograph | ranch | teenager | tense | turning point | underscoring
Dust Be My Destiny (1939)Mysterioso0:02:00 - Warden talks to Joeconversing | drone | establish character | leading man | mysterious | parallelism | polytonality | prison | prisoner | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Injustice)0:02:29 - Joe reacts to the warden9th chord | 64 chord | agitated | chromatic parallelism | conversing | dramatic | establish character | injustice | leading man | prison | prisoner | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Marching0:10:10 - Inmates marchingestablish location | leading man | march | marching | parallelism | pedal tone | prison | prisoner | somber

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Charlie (Extended)0:11:41 - Charlie talks to inmateschromatic parallelism | dark | drunk | establish character | leading man | prison | prisoner | sequence | slapping | stinger | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Comedy fall0:13:08 - Joe falls over while milking the cowbarn | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | comical | falling | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | mickey-mousing | prisoner

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Underscoring (Humorous)0:13:13 - Joe talks to the cowbarn | chromatic parallelism | comical | conversing | cow | diminished triad | dissonant bass | leading man | lovers meet | prisoner | underscoring

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Joe fights cow0:13:56 - Joe fights cow (off-screen)augmented triad | barn | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | comical | cow | diminished 7th chord | fighting | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | mickey-mousing | prisoner

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Laughing)0:14:07 - Mabel laughs at Joebarn | chromatic parallelism | comical | diminished 7th chord | laughing | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | prisoner

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Laughing0:14:10 - Mabel laughs at Joebarn | chromatic parallelism | comical | diminished 7th chord | laughing | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | mickey-mousing | prisoner

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

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

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Fight)0:25:41 - Charlie and Joe fight42 chord | barn | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | conflict | dramatic | fighting | leading lady | leading man | linear chromaticism | mickey-mousing | octatonic scale | punching | villain | warden | whole-tone scale

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Running Up and Down)0:30:12 - Man runs up the courthouse steps64 chord | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | courthouse | down | frantic | leading lady | leading man | love scene | mickey-mousing | mode mixture | producer | running | stairs | street | up

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Here Comes the Bride (Triple)0:30:31 - Man talks to Joe and Mabel9th chord | 64 chord | chromatic parallelism | courthouse | familiar tune | leading lady | leading man | love scene | marriage | producer | pump-up modulation | romantic | sequence | street

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Agitato Risoluto0:35:11 - Joe and Mabel hide under the stairsagitated | alley | chromatic parallelism | concerned | danger | escape | hiding | leading lady | leading man | pedal tone | runaway | street

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Injustice)0:35:25 - Joe and Mabel talk in the alley9th chord | alley | chromatic parallelism | escape | fearful | leading lady | leading man | runaway | street

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Weary)0:37:38 - They rest by the side of the roadchromatic parallelism | conflict | leading lady | leading man | resting | runaway | street | tired

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Regret)0:39:53 - Joe walks away sadlyconflict | dark | leading lady | leading man | parallelism | pedal tone | runaway | somber | street

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Sordini)0:48:21 - Joe talks to the jailerchromatic parallelism | jail | jail break | leading man | major triad | mysterious | pedal tone | tense | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Trickery)0:48:45 - Joe talks to the jailerdistortion | friend | half-diminished 7th chord | jail | jail break | leading man | parallelism | passerby | shopkeeper | tense | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (The Escape)0:50:26 - Joe and Mabel leave the jail64 chord | chromatic parallelism | dark | escaping | foreign key modulation | friend | hopeful | jail | jail break | leading lady | leading man | shopkeeper

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Arguing)0:55:00 - Mabel confronts Joeagitated | arguing | conflict | dark | leading lady | leading man | parallelism | pc set | pleading | room

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Sehr Ominous)0:56:14 - Joe walks towards the shop9th chord | chromatic parallelism | crime scene | criminal | leading man | mysterious | sequence | shop | shopkeeper | street | walking

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:59:15 - A bank alarm sounds42 chord | 64 chord | action scene | bank | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | crowd | dramatic | leading man | photographer | robbery | shopkeeper | street | tone cluster | underscoring

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Buzzing1:01:05 - Men working in the dark room64 chord | action scene | added-note chord | buzzy | chromatic parallelism | dark room | enharmonic modulation | exciting | foreign key modulation | leading man | mode mixture | Neapolitan | newspaper | newspaper editor | parallelism | photographer | photography | pump-up modulation | Rimsky-Korsakov | working

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Mysterioso)1:05:26 - Joe talks to Mikeadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | chromatic sequence | dark | leading man | linear chromaticism | newspaper editor | office | ominous | somber

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Underscoring (Tense)1:09:28 - Mike is confronted by gangstersbribe | chromatic parallelism | conflict | gangster | linear chromaticism | newspaper editor | street | tense | underscoring

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Gangsters walk1:10:26 - The gangsters walk to their carchromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic sequence | conflict | gangster | mickey-mousing | newspaper editor | street | tense | walking

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:10:32 - Joe runs after the caraugmented triad | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conflict | dramatic | gangster | half-diminished 7th chord | hero | leading man | mickey-mousing | newspaper editor | running | street

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Brave)1:10:38 - Joe jumps onto the caraction scene | augmented triad | car | chromatic parallelism | dramatic | fighting | gangster | hero | leading man | newspaper editor | street | whole-tone chord

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Appassionatissimo)1:13:14 - Joe makes a run for itchromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | climax | conflict | diminished 7th chord | dissonant bass | escaping | hospital | intervallic expansion | leading lady | leading man | runaway | sequence | tense

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Tragico)1:13:35 - Mabel turns Joe in to the policeconfession | conflict | dark | hospital | leading lady | leading man | parallelism | pedal tone | suspect | tragic

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Religioso)1:22:41 - Mabel testifies for Joe11th chord | chromatic parallelism | common-tone diminished 7th | courtroom | crowd | diminished 7th chord | gentle | judge | jury | leading lady | leading man | loving | mode mixture | parallel double period | plagal cadence | sincere | suspect | tender | trial
Each Dawn I Die (1939)Each Dawn A0:00:14 - Title of filmaugmented triad | cast list | dark | diminished 7th chord | main title | opening title sequence | parallelism | prison | title of film

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

Newspaper Fanfare0:04:24 - Sign for "The Banton Record" newspaper officeconflict | fanfare | justice | newspaper office | noble | parallelism | sign

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

Confusion0:05:43 - Frank sits confused in car after crashaccusing | car | car crash | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conflict | confused | crowd | dissonant bass | fire | glass | half-diminished 7th chord | hero | injury | leading man | reporter | running | street | yelling

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

Verdict0:08:19 - The verdict is deliveredbanging | courtroom | courtroom scene | gavel | hero | judge | justice | lawyer | leading man | noble | parallelism | reporter | verdict

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

Montage0:22:54 - Montage showing the passing of timechromatic parallelism | clock | dramatic | linear chromaticism | mickey-mousing | montage | montage | prison | prisoner | tense | waiting | whole-tone chord

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

Headlines0:41:50 - Newspaper headline is shown9th chord | chromatic parallelism | dark | fanfare | headline | montage | montage | newspaper | pedal tone

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

Calendar Pages0:59:53 - Pages falling from a calendarcalendar | chromatic parallelism | diminished 7th chord | falling | leading man | mickey-mousing | montage | montage | mysterious | prisoner | sequence

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

Newspaper Fanfare (Extended)1:03:36 - Newspaper headline is shownchromatic parallelism | fanfare | headline | justice | mickey-mousing | montage | montage | noble | zooming
Flamingo Road (1949)Crime School0:00:08 - Starring list9th chord | dramatic | opening title sequence | parallelism | self-borrowing | starring list | tense

Flamingo Road (1949)

Flamingo Road0:00:18 - Book cover for Flamingo Roadblues | bluesy | book cover | cast list | establish setting | Gershwinesque | mode mixture | parallelism | self-borrowing | title of film

Flamingo Road (1949)

Lane (Poco Con Moto)NIF - not in filmconversing | cut from film | cut from film | deceptive resolution | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | parallelism | police | room

Flamingo Road (1949)

Underscoring (Lyrical)NIF - not in filmchromatic parallelism | conversing | cut from film | cut from film | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | police | room | underscoring

Flamingo Road (1949)

If I Could Be With You (Timidly)NIF - not in filmchromatic parallelism | conversing | cut from film | cut from film | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | police | room | source to score

Flamingo Road (1949)

Lane (Sentimentale)NIF - not in film9th chords | chromatic parallelism | conversing | cut from film | cut from film | falling in love | leading lady | leading man | police

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus 20:18:16 - A newspaper headlinechromatic parallelism | dark | headline | newspaper | politician | porch | self-borrowing | sheriff | throwing | transition | tritone

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus 2 (Extended)0:30:27 - Field overhears people talking about Titusadvance plot | chromatic sequence | dark | leading man | mysterious | newspaper | parallelism | reading | self-borrowing | street | townsfolk

Flamingo Road (1949)

Lane (Not in Film 2)NIF - not in film9th chord | advance plot | chromatic parallelism | conversing | cut from film | cut from film | leading lady | newspaper editor | office | whole-tone chord

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus 2 (Not in Film)NIF - not in filmadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | conversing | cut from film | cut from film | leading lady | newspaper editor | office | self-borrowing

Flamingo Road (1949)

Agitato0:39:09 - Lane storms off angrilyagitated | angry | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | conflict | hurrying | leading lady | self-borrowing | sheriff | street | walking

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus 2 (Walking)0:39:17 - Lane storms off angrilyagitated | angry | chromatic parallelism | conflict | diminished 7th chord | hurrying | leading lady | mickey-mousing | self-borrowing | sheriff | street | walking

Flamingo Road (1949)

Agitato (Angry)0:45:50 - Dan argues with Titusadvance plot | anger | angry | arguing | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | club | leading lady | politician | polychord | self-borrowing | sheriff | smashing | stinger | waitress

Flamingo Road (1949)

Drinking whiskey0:49:50 - Dan drinkschromatic parallelism | comical | distressed | drinking | leading lady | leading man | love interest | lovers meet | mickey-mousing | politician | quintal chord | room

Flamingo Road (1949)

Lane (Chromatic)0:50:24 - Lane ties Dan's tie9th chord | chromatic parallelism | conversing | dark | gentle | leading lady | leading man | love interest | lovers meet | politician | room

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus 2 (Agitato)0:50:41 - Lane ties Dan's tiechromatic parallelism | conversing | leading lady | leading man | love interest | lovers meet | mysterious | politician | room | self-borrowing

Flamingo Road (1949)

Indigestion0:50:48 - Lane complains of a hangoverchromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | comical | distressed | grumbling | leading lady | leading man | love interest | lovers meet | politician | room

Flamingo Road (1949)

If I Could Be With You (Misterioso)0:51:15 - Lane asks Dan about Fieldchromatic parallelism | conversing | diminished 7th chord | leading lady | leading man | love interest | lovers meet | politician | room | uneasy

Flamingo Road (1949)

Flamingo Road (Bluesy)0:55:00 - Dan buys some cold drinks9th chord | altered dominant | bluesy | flirting | foreshadowing | leading lady | leading man | love interest | love scene | mode mixture | parallelism | politician | porch | self-borrowing

Flamingo Road (1949)

Flamingo Road (Romantic)0:55:41 - Dan kisses Laneembracing | foreign key modulation | foreshadowing | kissing | leading lady | leading man | love interest | love scene | mode mixture | parallelism | politician | porch | romantic | self-borrowing

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus 2 (Threatening)1:04:45 - Titus threatens Laneadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | leading lady | room | self-borrowing | sheriff | threatening | threatening

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus 2 (Slowly)1:06:43 - Dan talks to Lane about Titusadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | leading lady | leading man | lying | room | self-borrowing | tense

Flamingo Road (1949)

Agitato (Angry)1:09:25 - Titus leavesadvance plot | agitated | angry | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | leading man | leaving | politician | polychord | sheriff | street | tense

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus + Titus 21:09:43 - Titus bullies Fieldadvance plot | bullying | chromatic parallelism | combination of themes | commanding | dark | leading man | ominous | ostinato | politician | self-borrowing | sheriff | street

Flamingo Road (1949)

The Sheriff1:12:01 - Titus stands and walksarguing | bullying | chromatic parallelism | conflict | dark | leading man | mickey-mousing | ominous | politician | room | self-borrowing | sheriff | standing

Flamingo Road (1949)

Anger1:12:20 - Titus and Field face offangry | arguing | bullying | chromatic parallelism | chromatic wedge | conflict | leading man | pc set | politician | room | self-borrowing | sheriff | tense

Flamingo Road (1949)

Rising Anger1:12:26 - Titus throws open the doorangry | arguing | bullying | chromatic parallelism | conflict | diminished 7th chord | leading man | politician | room | self-borrowing | sheriff

Flamingo Road (1949)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:12:32 - Titus throws Field out the dooraugmented triad | bullying | chromatic parallelism | conflict | dark | dramatic | leading man | politician | polychord | pushing | room | sheriff | throwing | underscoring

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus 2 (Buzzer)1:13:16 - Titus arrivesarriving | chromatic parallelism | dark | entering | leading lady | maid | ominous | politician | room | self-borrowing | sheriff | transition

Flamingo Road (1949)

Appassionato1:19:10 - Dan argues with Lanearguing | chromatic parallelism | conflict | diminished 7th chord | harmonic sequence | husband | leading lady | leading man | passionate | politician | room | wife | yearning

Flamingo Road (1949)

Lane (Descending the Staircase)1:21:31 - Lane descends the stairsadvance plot | delicate | descending | leading lady | leading man | love interest | mickey-mousing | mysterious | parallelism | room | walking

Flamingo Road (1949)

Underscoring (Somber)1:22:33 - Field stumbles through the housechromatic parallelism | conversing | death scene | drunk | drunk | leading lady | leading man | love interest | room | somber | underscoring

Flamingo Road (1949)

If I Could Be With You (Drunk)1:22:58 - Field and Lane talk about their past lovearguing | chromatic parallelism | death scene | diminished 7th chord | drunk | leading lady | leading man | love interest | room | somber

Flamingo Road (1949)

Flamingo Road (Andante)1:24:05 - Lane goes to get a drink for Fieldaltered dominant | chromatic parallelism | dark | death scene | gentle | gunshot | hopeful | leading lady | leading man | love interest | mode mixture | room | self-borrowing | suicide | walking | warm

Flamingo Road (1949)

If I Could Be With You (Maestoso)1:26:31 - Dan reads a telegram about Field's deathadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | diminished 7th chord | lawyer | leading man | linear chromaticism | politician | reading | suicide | telegram | tragic | train | violent

Flamingo Road (1949)

Mob1:28:20 - A mob forms outside of Lane's homeadvance plot | angry | anxious | augmented triad | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | friend | leading lady | minor-major 7th chord | mob | mobbing | ostinato | polyrhythm | room | tense | whole-tone chord

Flamingo Road (1949)

Agitato (Angry)1:29:00 - Lane goes to confront Titusadvance plot | angry | car | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | dramatic | driving | leading lady | polychord | source and scoring overlap | tense

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus 2 (Ominous)1:30:55 - Titus pretends to make a phone callcalling | chromatic parallelism | climax | club | dark | deceiving | gun | leading lady | mysterious | self-borrowing | sheriff | telephone

Flamingo Road (1949)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:31:15 - Titus attacks Laneattacking | breaking | chromatic parallelism | climax | club | dramatic | dropping | gun | leading lady | linear chromaticism | oscillation | sheriff | staggering | stinger | telephone | tense | throwing | underscoring

Flamingo Road (1949)

Breaking door1:31:19 - Titus throws the phone at Lanechromatic parallelism | climax | club | dramatic | gun | leading lady | mickey-mousing | sheriff | telephone | throwing

Flamingo Road (1949)

Titus (Climax)1:31:43 - Lane struggles with Tituschromatic parallelism | chromatic wedge | climax | club | dramatic | fighting | gun | gunshot | leading lady | major 7th chord | self-borrowing | sequence | sheriff | struggling | tense

Flamingo Road (1949)

If I Could Be With You (Ecstatic)1:33:37 - Lane walks awayadded-note chord | altered dominant | artwork in score | chromatic parallelism | friend | husband | joyous | leading lady | leading man | leaving | prison | resolution | reuniting | romance | secondary dominant | The End | thematic transference | triumphant | wife
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 | dissonant bass | 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 window64 chord | advance 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 street64 chord | advance 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 informer64 chord | advance 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 | dissonant bass | 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 | dissonant bass | 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 rebels64 chord | advance 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 | dissonant bass | 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
The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)London Bridge is Falling Down0:03:31 - Children dancing in a circlecheerful | child | children's song | dancing | establish setting | parallelism | park | pedal tone | playing

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Underscoring (Gentle)0:51:06 - Joan talks with Vergie9th chord | advance plot | altered dominant | augmented sixth chord | child | chromatic parallelism | conversing | daughter | foreign key modulation | gentle | half-diminished 7th chord | leading lady | mother | reunion | secret | shop | timid
Kid Galahad (1937)Kid Galahad (Montage)0:46:47 - Montage of newspaper headlines64 chord | advance plot | appoggiatura | boxer | boxing | boxing ring | cheering | chromatic parallelism | fanfare | fragmentation | harmonic sequence | heroic | leading man | montage | newspaper

Kid Galahad (1937)

The Moon Is In Tears Tonight (The Kid)0:50:05 - Louise looks at her Kid Galahad scrapbookadvance plot | cheerful | countermelody | not by Steiner | organizing | parallelism | room | scrapbook | sister | transcribed by ear
We Are Not Alone (1939)Appassionato0:03:13 - Gerald is scolded by his motherantagonist | boy | child | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | deceptive resolution | dominant 7th chord | establish character | fragmentation | harmonic sequence | hero | home | linear chromaticism | mother | passionate | scolding | sequence | telling a story | tense

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Surprise Symphony (Imagination)0:03:55 - David talks to his sonboy | child | chromatic parallelism | establish character | father | gentle | hero | home | playful | sweet | telling a story

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Tommy0:08:41 - David and Tommy talk about cats64 chord | boy | cat | deceptive resolution | doctor | establish character | hero | mode mixture | office | parallelism | playful

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Jessica0:10:01 - Jessica enters the room 9th chord | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | establish character | half-diminished 7th chord | office | sour | wife

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Surprise Symphony (Imagination)0:10:16 - Jessica rushes David awayantagonist | chromatic parallelism | classical music | establish character | familiar tune | Haydn | hero | office | playful | quotation

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Surprise Symphony (Quasi Rubato)0:12:46 - David treats Leni's legclassical music | doctor | establish character | familiar tune | fragmentation | gentle | Haydn | hero | heroine | parallelism | playful | quotation | room

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Whee!0:23:57 - David flips his son upside down playfullyadvance plot | boy | child | father | hero | home | jumping | mickey-mousing | parallel 63s | parallelism | playful | playing | spinning

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Jessica (Upset)0:24:32 - Jessica enters and stops the conversationadvance plot | antagonist | chromatic scale | conversing | dark | home | parallelism | upset | wife

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Frohe Botschaft (Drifting)0:38:09 - Jessica tells Leni to leavealtered dominant | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | conflict | conversing | familiar tune | folk song | gentle | German | heroine | home | quotation | sinister | tense | whole-tone chord

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Jessica0:45:10 - Jessica enters the room9th chord | advance plot | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conversing | half-diminished 7th chord | home | mother | room | sour

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Surprise Symphony (Expanded)0:45:36 - Leni hugs Geraldadvance plot | boy | child | chromatic parallelism | classical music | dissonant bass | familiar tune | Haydn | heroine | home | hugging | quotation | room | sweet

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Surprise Symphony (Turbulent)0:50:14 - Jessica reacts to David's departure11th chord | angry | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | classical music | conflict | crying | dark | familiar tune | Haydn | hero | home | husband | leaving | quotation | room | sad | tragic | wife

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Birds (Extended)NIF - not in filmaugmentation | birds | chromatic mediant | chromatic parallelism | cut from film | inversion | pastoral | pentatonic

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Frohe Botschaft (Drifting)1:14:30 - David gives Leni money for her travels altered dominant | arrest | arresting | chromatic parallelism | conflict | conversing | dark | death | familiar tune | folk song | gentle | German | happy | hero | heroine | mode mixture | murder | police | quotation | sad | sweet | tense | train station | whole-tone chord

We Are Not Alone (1939)

BirdsNIF - not in filmchromatic parallelism | cut from film | pastoral | pentatonic
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
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
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 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
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 Burns64 chord | advance plot | chromatic parallelism | conversing | half-diminished 7th chord | leading lady | love interest | mode mixture | romantic | room | transcribed by ear | waltz
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
Blind Adventure (1933)My Imaginary Sweetheart0:00:32 - Credits over a foggy backgroundAABA structure | cast list | cheerful | chromatic parallelism | mode mixture | opening title sequence | popular music | secondary dominant | transcribed by ear | video cast list
Emergency Call (1933)Ambulance0:00:11 - Main titles over a speeding ambulanceambulance | augmented triad | dissonant bass | Dorian mode | dramatic | driving | half-diminished 7th chord | main title | opening title sequence | parallelism | paramedic | pedal tone | siren | street | through-composed | whole-tone
Headline Shooter (1933)You Bunch of Fun (Introduction)0:00:15 - Title and starring list over camera lens montage9th chord | boat | camera lens | car | cast list | cheerful | chromatic parallelism | kaleidoscope effect | opening title sequence | plane | racing | reused recording | sequence | split screen | title of film | transcribed by ear

Headline Shooter (1933)

You Bunch of Fun (Transition)0:01:08 - Video cast listaugmented triad | chromatic parallelism | excited | opening title sequence | parallelism | pedal tone | reused recording | transcribed by ear | video cast list
Murder on the Blackboard (1934)Sidewalks of New York (Waltz)0:00:11 - Tugboats sailing under a bridgeboat | cheerful | city | establish place | establish setting | parallelism | popular song | sailing | transcribed by ear

Murder on the Blackboard (1934)

Murder Fanfare0:00:23 - Film title zooming out from a blackboardblackboard | dark | fanfare | opening title sequence | parallelism | pedal tone | title of film | transcribed by ear

Murder on the Blackboard (1934)

The Janitor0:01:30 - A janitor gets out of beddiminished 7th chord | dressing | establish character | janitor | mysterious | parallelism | school | transcribed by ear | waking | walking
Star of Midnight (1935)Rushing0:54:02 - Clay rushes to catch the busbus | detective | hurried | leading man | montage | parallelism | rushing | street | transcribed by ear

Star of Midnight (1935)

Midnight in Manhattan (Montage)0:54:11 - Feet walkingbus | chromatic parallelism | fragmentation | hurried | montage | pedal tone | street | transcribed by ear | traveling | walking

Star of Midnight (1935)

Sidewalks of New York0:54:28 - Feet walkingbus | calm | chromatic parallelism | foreign key modulation | lighthearted | montage | street | transcribed by ear | traveling | walking

Star of Midnight (1935)

Midnight in Manhattan (Accelerando)0:54:42 - Feet walkingadded-note chord | bus | chromatic parallelism | hurried | mickey-mousing | mode mixture | montage | street | transcribed by ear | traveling | walking