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124 results for "pc set" in 19 films

FilmTheme nameInstanceTags
All This, and Heaven Too (1940)Counting0:33:30 - Henriette counts tangerine slicesadvance plot | calm | child | chromatic sequence | conversing | counting | distracting | duke | governess | illness | leading lady | leading man | pc set | room | tense | wedge | zoom in

All This, and Heaven Too (1940)

Underscoring (Mysterious)0:46:43 - The Duchess stares at Henriettechromatic wedge | conversing | duchess | governess | leading lady | linear chromaticism | mysterious | pc set | room | transition | underscoring

All This, and Heaven Too (1940)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:13:19 - Henriette watches the falling snowadvance plot | arriving | butler | dissonant bass | dramatic | duchess | duke | leading lady | leading man | outside | panning shot | pc set | point-of-view shot | room | sigh gesture | underscoring | watching

All This, and Heaven Too (1940)

Desperation (Sempre Accelerando1:20:39 - The Duke and Duchess argueacceleration | arguing | augmented triad | chromatic scale | chromatic sequence | conflict | desperate | dissonant bass | duchess | duke | leading lady | leading man | panning shot | pc set | room | screaming | tense | threatening

All This, and Heaven Too (1940)

Underscoring (Tense)1:20:55 - Henriette calms the children downcaretaker | child | conflict | crying | dissonant bass | governess | leading lady | pc set | room | tense

All This, and Heaven Too (1940)

All Hallows Eve1:23:22 - A forest scene at nightaugmented triad | child | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | conversing | create suspense | dissonant bass | forest | governess | Halloween | hiding | leading lady | ombra topic | on-screen text | pc set | pedal tone | scaring | scary | spooky | walking | whole-tone chord
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)

The Amazing Doctor (Rocks) + Rocks (The Amazing Doctor)0:50:33 - Rocks goes out to the truckantagonist | anxious | combination of themes | criminal | dissonant bass | double-cross | dramatic | gangster | lying | murderer | pc set | robbery | street | tense | thief | tritone

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Torch0:51:17 - Torch breaks through the safe dooranxious | burning | criminal | cutting | dramatic | fire | flame | gangster | hero | pc set | rescuing | robbery | sparks | store | tense | thief | torch

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Torch + The Motor (Watchman Crawling)0:51:41 - Watchman struggles to sound the alarmalarm | anxious | chromatic scale | crawling | dramatic | guard | mickey-mousing | motor | ostinato | pc set | robbery | store | struggle | tense

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

The Torch (Off) + The Motor0:52:24 - Butch finishes opening safeanxious | burning | combination of themes | criminal | cutting | dissonant bass | dramatic | fire | flame | gangster | hero | motor | ostinato | pc set | rescuing | robbery | sparks | store | tense | thief | torch | turning off

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
Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)Jerry (Somber)1:31:04 - Rocky leaves his cell for his executionaltered dominant | climax | conversing | gangster | gentle | leading man | pc set | priest | prison | reverse picardy | stinger | tone cluster
Are These Our Children? (1931)Dreams (Transition 9)NIF - not in film9th chord | altered dominant | cut from film | dark | mysterious | pc set | tragic | whole-tone | whole-tone chord
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)Jonathan0:18:54 - Jonathan Brewster's picture is shownadvance plot | aunt | conversing | diminished 7th chord | groom | leading lady | leading man | ominous | pc set | picture | room | sinister | stinger

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan0:23:14 - Mortimer reacts to the revealcalling | conversing | dialing | diminished 7th chord | groom | leading man | ominous | pc set | quartal chord | reveal | room | sinister | stinger | telephone effect | thinking | turning point

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan 20:40:30 - Jonathan enters the housearriving | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | close-up | criminal | dark | dissonant bass | establish character | leading man | observing | ominous | pc set | room | walking | zoom in

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Scar0:40:54 - The scar on Jonathan's faceclose-up | criminal | dark | establish character | horn flare | leading man | observing | ominous | pc set | polychord | room | scar

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Scar (Misterioso)0:41:31 - They see the foodbrother | conversing | crazy person | criminal | doctor | establish character | leading man | mysterious | observing | pc set | polychord | room

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Scar (Face)0:42:29 - Jonathan talks about his scaraugmented triad | aunt | brother | chromatic parallelism | conversing | crazy person | criminal | doctor | establish character | fragmentation | leading lady | leading man | murderer | mysterious | pc set | polychord | room | scar | tense

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan 20:43:08 - Jonathan talks about the operationaunt | brother | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | crazy person | criminal | dark | dissonant bass | doctor | establish character | grabbing | leading lady | leading man | murderer | ominous | pc set | room | struggling | threatening

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Scar0:43:20 - Dr. Einstein talks to the auntsaunt | brother | conversing | crazy person | criminal | dark | doctor | establish character | leading lady | leading man | murderer | ominous | pc set | polychord | room

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Scar0:45:29 - Dr. Einstein describes how he will fix Jonathan's faceaunt | brother | conversing | crazy person | criminal | dark | doctor | establish character | face | leading lady | leading man | murderer | ominous | pc set | planning | polychord | room | wipe

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan 20:49:12 - Jonathan threatens the auntsadvance plot | aunt | brother | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | crazy person | criminal | dark | dissonant bass | doctor | fear | leading lady | leading man | murderer | ominous | pc set | room | threatening

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Scar0:49:36 - Dr. Einstein calls to Jonathanadvance plot | aunt | brother | crazy person | criminal | dark | doctor | fear | leading lady | leading man | murderer | ominous | pc set | polychord | room | threatening

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Underscoring (Tense)0:49:45 - Jonathan follows Dr. Einsteinadvance plot | altered dominant | brother | conversing | crazy person | criminal | digging | dissonant bass | doctor | familiar tune | leading man | march | murderer | on-screen music | patriotic tune | pc set | plotting | room | source and scoring overlap | tense | tone cluster | whistling

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan 20:52:48 - Jonathan comes in the windowadvance plot | aunt | brother | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | crazy person | dark | darkness | dissonant bass | doctor | intimidating | leading lady | leading man | murderer | ominous | pc set | room | staring | tense

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan (Fragmented)0:53:35 - Jonathan and the doctor go up the stairsadvance plot | aunt | brother | conversing | crazy person | dark | darkness | doctor | fragmentation | intimidating | leading lady | leading man | murderer | ominous | pc set | room | tense

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Happy Land (Dirge)0:54:54 - Teddy looks for the body in the darkadvance plot | brother | corpse | crazy person | creaking | darkness | dirge | familiar tune | mysterious | opening | pc set | room | sneaking | tense | walking | whole-tone chord

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan 2 (Dark)0:57:04 - Jonathan exitsadvance plot | brother | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | conversing | crazy person | dark | darkness | dissonant bass | doctor | falling | leading man | murderer | mysterious | pc set | polychord | room | stinger

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Underscoring (Tense)0:58:10 - Someone knocks at the dooradvance plot | brother | chromatic scale | conversing | corpse | crazy person | darkness | doctor | knocking | leading man | murderer | pc set | room | sequence | sneaking | tense | underscoring

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan 20:58:55 - Jonathan emerges from the shadowsadvance plot | bride | brother | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | conversing | crazy person | darkness | dissonant bass | doctor | fear | leading lady | leading man | murderer | pc set | questioning | room | sinister

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Knives1:31:05 - Mortimer looks at the knivesacceleration | brother | captive | chromatic parallelism | close-up | conflict | crazy person | diminution | doctor | fear | layering | leading man | murderer | ominous | oscillation | ostinato | pc set | polychord | room | tense | tone cluster | torturing | victim

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Underscoring (Tense)1:32:35 - They toast to Mortimeralcohol | brother | captive | clinking | conflict | crazy person | doctor | fear | glass effect | leading man | murderer | mysterious | pc set | polychord | room | tense | toasting | underscoring | victim
The Big Sleep (1946)Action0:21:04 - Marlowe runs to the houseaction scene | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic sequence | chromatic wedge | diminished 7th chord | dramatic | hurrying | leading man | pc set | private eye | running | street | tense | underscoring

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Mysterious)0:24:09 - Marlowe searches for cluesinvestigating | investigation scene | leading man | mysterious | pc set | private eye | room | searching | secret code | whole-tone chord

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Tense)0:28:58 - Marlowe tries to crack the codeleading man | pc set | private eye | researching | room | tense | threat | transition | tritone | writing

The Big Sleep (1946)

Walking 20:39:25 - Marlowe walks to the househalf-diminished 7th chord | investigating | investigation scene | leading man | mysterious | pc set | private eye | street | tense | walking

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Tense)0:51:31 - Joe reacts to the doorbell ringingblackmailer | chromatic parallelism | conflict | conversing | criminal | doorbell | gun | leading lady | leading man | mysterious | pc set | private eye | room | suspect | tense | tone cluster | underscoring | whole-tone chord

The Big Sleep (1946)

Sternwood (Extended)0:52:29 - Carmen asks for her picture back9th chord | altered dominant | blackmail | chromatic parallelism | conflict | diminished 7th chord | evidence | femme fatale | flirting | leading lady | leading man | mysterious | pc set | private eye | room | seductive | whole-tone chord

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:56:54 - Killer shoots at Marloweassassin | chase scene | chasing | chromatic scale | dramatic | leading man | murderer | pc set | private eye | running | shooting | street | tense | underscoring | whole-tone | whole-tone chord | whole-tone scale

The Big Sleep (1946)

Marlowe (Misterioso)0:59:14 - Marlowe ties up Carolassassin | corpse | dark | half-diminished 7th chord | investigating | investigation scene | leading man | murderer | mysterious | pc set | private eye | room | rope | stinger | tying up

The Big Sleep (1946)

Marlowe (Major)NIF - not in filmadvance plot | chromatic parallelism | conversing | cut from film | femme fatale | leading man | mode mixture | pc set | private eye | room

The Big Sleep (1946)

Bites handNIF - not in filmadvance plot | biting | chromatic parallelism | cut from film | femme fatale | leading man | mickey-mousing | pc set | private eye | room | stinger

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Mysterious)1:21:19 - Marlowe speaks on the phoneadvance plot | café | chromatic scale | conversing | leading man | mysterious | pc set | phone call | private eye | tense | underscoring

The Big Sleep (1946)

Marlowe (Mysterious Organ)1:21:42 - Marlowe speaks to waitressadvance plot | café | conversing | leading lady | leading man | love interest | mysterious | pc set | phone call | private eye | tense

The Big Sleep (1946)

Glass drops1:29:49 - Jones drops his glassbreaking | death | death scene | dropping | glass | leading man | mickey-mousing | murder | mysterious | pc set | poison | private eye | room | victim | violent

The Big Sleep (1946)

Jones falls1:29:50 - Jones falls and dieschromatic parallelism | death | death scene | dying | falling | leading man | major 7th chord | mickey-mousing | murder | mysterious | pc set | poison | private eye | room | victim | violent

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Tense)1:30:24 - Marlowe makes a phone callconversing | death scene | leading man | pc set | phone call | private eye | room | tense | underscoring | victim | whole-tone chord

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Tense)1:31:48 - Marlowe talks to Agnes on the phoneconversing | death scene | informer | leading man | pc set | phone call | private eye | room | tense | underscoring

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Tense)1:35:26 - Marlowe talks to two thugsconflict | criminal | investigating | leading man | lying | murderer | pc set | private eye | shop | tense | underscoring

The Big Sleep (1946)

Marlowe rises1:43:19 - Marlowe risesaction scene | criminal | dramatic | hostage | leading lady | leading man | love interest | outside | pc set | private eye | rising

The Big Sleep (1946)

Canino's Death1:43:22 - Canino is shotaction scene | chromatic parallelism | criminal | death | dramatic | dying | falling | gun | gunshot | hostage | leading lady | leading man | love interest | mirroring | outside | pc set | private eye | retrograde | stumbling | tense

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Tense)1:43:35 - Marlowe gets the keys to the handcuffsaction scene | chromatic parallelism | criminal | death | escaping | gun | hostage | leading lady | leading man | love interest | outside | pc set | private eye | tense | underscoring | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

The Big Sleep (1946)

Driving 21:43:54 - Marlowe and Vivian drive awaycar | conversing | driving | leading lady | leading man | love interest | love scene | ostinato | pc set | private eye | sequence | tense

The Big Sleep (1946)

Driving 21:44:51 - Vivian and Marlowe talk in the carcar | conversing | driving | leading lady | leading man | love interest | love scene | ostinato | pc set | private eye | tense | whole-tone chord

The Big Sleep (1946)

Marlowe (Danger)1:48:32 - Men approach the houseclimax | fear | hiding | leading man | mysterious | ominous | pc set | planning | private eye | room | tense | tone cluster | underscoring | waiting
City for Conquest (1940)Tone Poem Train Whistle0:34:28 - Danny on the trainadded-note chord | blaring | hurried | leading man | mickey-mousing | montage | ostinato | pc set | rushing | train | train | traveling

City for Conquest (1940)

Slap1:14:53 - Googi slaps Cobbcar | car | chromatic parallelism | criminal | gangster | manager | mickey-mousing | murder | murderer | murder scene | ominous | pc set | slapping | tense

City for Conquest (1940)

Tone Poem Train Whistle1:33:40 - The wind section playsadded-note chord | bold | Carnegie Hall | concert | concert hall | concert scene | conducting | conductor | dissonant bass | excited | fragmentation | Gershwinesque | musician | on-screen music | orchestra | pc set | playing | pump-up modulation | source music

City for Conquest (1940)

Tone Poem Train Whistle1:35:50 - Danny listens to the radioadded-note chord | bold | concert | concert scene | dissonant bass | excited | fragmentation | Gershwinesque | leading man | listening | on-screen music | pc set | pump-up modulation | radio | source music | street
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)

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)

Boiler Overheating0:55:31 - Danger as the boiler gets really hotaction scene | arguing | boiler room | danger | frantic | gang | gauge | heat | hurrying | linear chromaticism | mechanical | pc set | reformatory | shoveling | teenager | temperature | tense | tone cluster | worker | working

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Tense)1:06:17 - Spike talks to Frankie about his sisteradvance plot | anger | arguing | mysterious | pc set | reformatory | teenager | tense | underscoring

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)

Keys1:09:50 - Spike tosses keys on bedadvance plot | dropping | gang | keys | mickey-mousing | mysterious | pc set | reformatory | teenager | tense | tossing

Crime School (1938)

Gun toss1:10:32 - Spike tosses gun on bedadvance plot | dropping | gang | gun | mickey-mousing | mysterious | pc set | reformatory | teenager | tense | tossing

Crime School (1938)

Sue (Whispering)1:10:38 - Frankie hears voicesanxious | fragmentation | gun | hearing voices | insanity | mad scene | mental breakdown | ostinato | pc set | reformatory | sequence | sound mass | teenager | tone cluster | whispering | worrying
They Made Me a Criminal (1939)The Awakening0:14:48 - Johnnie wakes upadvance plot | chromatic scale | confusion | deceptive resolution | leading man | metric modulation | mysterious | octatonic chord | octatonic scale | pc set | room | waking | whole-tone chord
Dust Be My Destiny (1939)Train whistle0:17:18 - A distant train whistle soundsadvance plot | dissonant | leading man | mickey-mousing | pc set | prison | train whistle

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Escape Plan0:17:23 - Joe talks with the boysadvance plot | leading man | pc set | prison | quotation | sincere

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Travel Montage)0:36:28 - A speeding trainadded-note chord | foreign key modulation | frantic | hitch-hiking | leading lady | leading man | linear chromaticism | map | montage | pc set | runaway | sign | train | train | train whistle | traveling | traveling scene | truck | walking

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 (Travel Montage)1:26:04 - Train approaches the screenadded-note chord | foreign key modulation | happy | leading lady | leading man | pc set | resolution | train | train | traveling
Each Dawn I Die (1939)Walking0:22:22 - Man paces back and forth in the prison yardadvance plot | anxious | crazed | mickey-mousing | mysterious | pacing | pc set | prison | prisoner | walking
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
The Letter (1940)Leslie (Rising) + Deception0:13:28 - Leslie continues her storyadvance plot | augmented triad | chromatic parallelism | combination of themes | crying | dramatic | emotional | home | leading lady | oscillation | ostinato | passionate | pc set | recounting | sequence

The Letter (1940)

Leslie (Risoluto)0:14:07 - Leslie continues her storyadvance plot | augmented triad | chromatic parallelism | dramatic | fragmentation | home | leading lady | pc set | polychord | recounting | sequence | tense

The Letter (1940)

Leslie (Dark)0:16:09 - Men look at dead bodyadvance plot | augmented major 7th chord | changing meter | chromatic parallelism | creeping | dark | death | dissonant bass | investigating | murder | pc set | plantation | servant | shadow | sinister

The Letter (1940)

Leslie (Mysterioso)0:30:04 - Howard in his officeadvance plot | augmented major 7th chord | lawyer | mysterious | office | oscillation | pc set | quartal chord | suspension | tense | thinking

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Lawyer)0:30:45 - Ong speaks to Howardadvance plot | Chinese | lawyer | leaving | mysterious | office | pc set | tritone

The Letter (1940)

Deception0:34:35 - Leslie lies about the letterchromatic scale | deception | lawyer | leading lady | letter | lying | pc set | pivotal scene | prison | tense

The Letter (1940)

Leslie (Rising) + Deception0:34:47 - Howard gives Leslie the letteraltered dominant | augmented triad | chromatic parallelism | combination of themes | deception | denying | lawyer | leading lady | letter | lying | oscillation | ostinato | pc set | pivotal scene | prison | reading | sequence | tense

The Letter (1940)

Leslie (Risoluto)0:35:11 - Leslie reacts angrily to the letterarguing | augmented triad | chromatic parallelism | deception | fragmentation | lawyer | leading lady | letter | lying | oscillation | pc set | pivotal scene | polychord | prison | sequence | tense

The Letter (1940)

Letter (Agitato)0:36:08 - Leslie talks to Howarddeception | lawyer | leading lady | letter | lying | pc set | pivotal scene | prison | sequence | tense

The Letter (1940)

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

The Letter (1940)

Leslie (Uneasy)0:49:41 - They discuss the trialdinner | home | husband | lawyer | leading lady | oscillation | pc set | planning | tense | tone cluster | trial | whole-tone chord

The Letter (1940)

Glass Curtains0:59:08 - Mrs. Hammond enters through the glass curtainantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | chromatic scale | conflict | curtain | entering | glass | lawyer | layering | leading lady | mirroring | mysterious | ostinato | parallelism | pc set | polyrhythm | shop | staring | tense | tinkling | tone cluster | waiting | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond + Glass Curtains1:00:13 - Leslie faces Mrs. Hammondantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | Chinese | chromatic scale | combination of themes | conflict | conversing | curtain | glass | lawyer | layering | leading lady | mirroring | mysterious | ostinato | parallelism | paying | pc set | pentatonic | polyrhythm | shop | staring | tense | tinkling | tone cluster | waiting | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

The Letter (1940)

Leslie + Glass Curtains1:01:27 - Leslie removes her shawlantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | Chinese | chromatic scale | combination of themes | conflict | conversing | curtain | glass | lawyer | layering | leading lady | mirroring | mysterious | oscillation | ostinato | parallelism | pc set | polyrhythm | sequence | shop | staring | tense | tinkling | tone cluster | waiting | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

The Letter (1940)

Leslie B + Glass Curtains1:01:57 - Leslie approaches Mrs. Hammondantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | chromatic scale | combination of themes | conflict | confronting | curtain | glass | lawyer | layering | leading lady | mirroring | mysterious | ostinato | parallelism | pc set | polyrhythm | sequence | shop | staring | tense | tinkling | tone cluster | walking | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

The Letter (1940)

Glass Curtains1:02:21 - Leslie faces Mr. Hammondantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | chromatic scale | conflict | confronting | curtain | glass | lawyer | layering | leading lady | mirroring | mysterious | ostinato | parallelism | pc set | polyrhythm | shop | staring | tense | tinkling | tone cluster | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Contempt) + Glass Curtains1:02:40 - Leslie stoops down to pick up the letterantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | Chinese | chromatic scale | combination of themes | conflict | confronting | contempt | curtain | glass | lawyer | layering | leading lady | mirroring | mysterious | ostinato | parallelism | pc set | pentatonic | polyrhythm | shop | staring | stooping | tense | tinkling | tone cluster | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

The Letter (1940)

Leslie B (Dark) + Glass Curtains1:02:50 - Leslie looks at the letterantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | chromatic scale | combination of themes | conflict | confronting | curtain | dark | glass | lawyer | layering | leading lady | mirroring | mysterious | ostinato | parallelism | pc set | polyrhythm | sequence | shop | staring | tense | tinkling | tone cluster | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Solemn) + Glass Curtains1:03:08 - Leslie and Howard leaveantagonist | Chinatown | Chinese | Chinese | chromatic scale | combination of themes | conflict | curtain | glass | lawyer | layering | leading lady | mirroring | mysterious | ostinato | parallelism | pc set | pentatonic | polyrhythm | shop | solemn | staring | tinkling | tone cluster | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

The Letter (1940)

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

The Letter (1940)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:15:45 - Robert asks to see the letterarguing | augmented triad | conflict | diminished 7th chord | dramatic | home | husband | lawyer | leading lady | letter | pc set | sequence | tense | underscoring

The Letter (1940)

Leslie (Ethereal)1:26:36 - Leslie and Robert look at each otherclimax | home | husband | leading lady | oscillation | pc set | pedal tone | staring | tense

The Letter (1940)

Deception (Appassionato)1:31:18 - Close-up of Leslieclimax | crying | leading lady | mysterious | pc set | Phrygian mode | plantation | somber | walking

The Letter (1940)

Leslie (The Moon)1:31:36 - Leslie sees the moon go behind a cloudclimax | cloud | crying | dramatic | half-diminished 7th chord | leading lady | looking | moon | oscillation | pc set | plantation | sequence
Mildred Pierce (1945)Pneumonia0:54:25 - A doctor works on Kaychild | chromatic scale | dark | death scene | doctor | dying | ex-husband | heroine | illness | leading lady | mickey-mousing | nurse | oscillation | patient | pc set | room | sick person | somber | tense | treating | turning point | waiting | watching

Mildred Pierce (1945)

Mildred B (Angry)1:23:38 - Mildred tears up Veda's check angry | antagonist | arguing | check | conflict | daughter | fighting | heroine | leading lady | pc set | room | slapping | tearing | tense | violence | yelling

Mildred Pierce (1945)

Stunned Reaction1:23:44 - Mildred is stunned after Veda slaps herangry | antagonist | conflict | daughter | dramatic | heroine | leading lady | pc set | room | staring | stunned | violence

Mildred Pierce (1945)

It Can't Be Wrong (Molto Misterioso)1:42:42 - Mildred learns that Monte has betrayed her 9th chord | bankruptcy | betrayal | dark | familiar tune | friend | heroine | leading lady | love theme | memory | mysterious | pc set | popular music | realizing | room | somber | turning point | whole-tone chord

Mildred Pierce (1945)

Mildred (Revenge)1:43:57 - Mildred drives to the beach housecar | chromatic scale | common-tone diminished 7th | dark | dissonant bass | dramatic | driving | flashback ends | gun | heroine | leading lady | pc set | street | transition

Mildred Pierce (1945)

Mildred B (Angry)1:48:06 - Veda confesses to Mildredangry | antagonist | confessing | confession | daughter | diminished 7th chord | fragmentation | heroine | leading lady | lying | murderer | murder scene | pc set | room | tense
The Unfaithful (1947)Unfaithful (Attack)0:08:40 - The man attacks Chrisadvance plot | antagonist | attacking | chromatic scale | criminal | danger | fighting | house | leading lady | ostinato | pc set | sequence | shadow | sinister | victim | whole-tone

The Unfaithful (1947)

Chris screams0:08:53 - Chris screamsadvance plot | antagonist | criminal | danger | house | leading lady | mickey-mousing | pc set | screaming | shadow | sinister | victim

The Unfaithful (1947)

Tanner0:23:46 - Mrs. Tanner boards a trolleyadvance plot | altered dominant | antagonist | fragmentation | irregular meter | newspaper | pc set | quartal chord | reading | street | tense | traveling | trolley | widow

The Unfaithful (1947)

Unfaithful (Distressed)0:52:17 - The maid turns on a lamp9th chord | advance plot | arriving | foreign key modulation | forlorn | leading lady | maid | obsession | ostinato | pc set | room | tense

The Unfaithful (1947)

Tanner1:10:47 - Men get out of the caraltered dominant | antagonist | arriving | foreshadowing | fragmentation | husband | irregular meter | pc set | quartal chord | street | tense | transition | walking

The Unfaithful (1947)

Unfaithful (Attack 2)1:13:06 - Bob attacks the art shop owner9th chord | angry | antagonist | attacking | chromatic scale | fighting | husband | pc set | pivotal scene | room | widow | zoom in

The Unfaithful (1947)

Unfaithful (Distressed)1:41:24 - Larry talks with Bob9th chord | conversing | foreign key modulation | husband | lawyer | ostinato | pc set | resolution | room | somber | wife
The Public Defender (1931)Mystery0:00:45 - Cast list and balancing scalesaugmented triad | balancing | cast list | chromaticism | main title | mysterious | mystery | opening title sequence | pc set | transcribed by ear | whole-tone chord

The Public Defender (1931)

Mystery (Bank Closed)0:01:25 - Notice posted on the doorarguing | chromaticism | crowd | mysterious | mystery | noise | pc set | street | transcribed by ear | transition

The Public Defender (1931)

Mystery (Sandwich)0:15:25 - A mysterious hand puts a secret note in a sandwich advance plot | antagonist | chromaticism | hand | mysterious | mystery | party | pc set | sneaking | transcribed by ear

The Public Defender (1931)

Mystery (Note)0:16:14 - Man discovers mysterious note in sandwichadvance plot | augmented triad | banker | chromaticism | discovery | dramatic | eating | mysterious | mystery | party | pc set | sandwich | source and scoring overlap | transcribed by ear | waiter
Thirteen Women (1932)Ursula (Suicide)0:24:18 - Helen commits suicideantagonist | chromaticism | committing suicide | dying | exotic | exoticism | gun | gunshot | hypnotic | murderer | murder scene | pc set | pedal tone | stinger | suicide | tense | train | train | transcribed by ear | traveling | victim
Don’t Turn ‘em Loose (1936)Mystery0:28:14 - Bob (Bat) steals a necklacebreaking | chromaticism | gangster | imposter | leading man | mysterious | necklace | pc set | robbery | robbery | room | stealing | transcribed by ear
We're Only Human (1935)Game 31:02:23 - Approaching the housechromatic parallelism | chromatic parallelism | climax | conflict | detective | leading lady | leading man | mysterious | pc set | reporter | sneaking | tense | victim | yard

We're Only Human (1935)

Game 51:05:03 - Pete prepares to shootchromatic parallelism | climax | conflict | detective | gangster | gunshot | leading man | murderer | pc set | pedal tone | room | shooting | sneaking | tense | underscoring | whole-tone chord

We're Only Human (1935)

Game 71:05:48 - Pete runs up the stairs9th chord | climax | conflict | detective | dramatic | gangster | leading man | murderer | parallelism | pc set | pedal tone | room | running | rushing | tense | underscoring | whole-tone chord