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13 results for "polytonality" — see also music

FilmTheme nameInstanceTags
Dust Be My Destiny (1939)Mysterioso0:02:00 - Warden tells Joe that he is being releasedadvance plot | drone | mysterious | parallelism | polytonality | prison | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Charlie0:10:58 - New warden (Charlie) talks to inmatesdark | drunk | establish character | polytonality | prison | villain

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Whistling (Suspenseful)0:46:25 - Mabel talks to the police as Joe gets closer to the houseanxious | cheerful | concerned | create suspense | hero | heroine | linear chromaticism | on-screen music | polytonality | room | shopkeeper | source music | whistling
The Informer (1935)The Irish Washerwoman (Pub) + Blood Money + The Wearin’ o’ the Green + The Informer0:44:52 - People celebrate in the pubadvance plot | antagonist | bar | chaotic | chromatic scale | close-up | combination of themes | crowd | dark | excited | familiar tune | folk song | foreign key modulation | happy | heroic | Irish | layering | leading man | mob | mobbing | octatonic | parallelism | pedal tone | polytonality | rebel | serving | source to score | spying | tense | whole-tone | yelling | zoom in
The 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 (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)

Hammond A (Foxtrot)1:20:53 - Leslie looks at the full moon, then sees the knifeadvance plot | dagger | dramatic | home | leading lady | looking | moon | polytonality | stinger

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Foxtrot 2)1:21:15 - Leslie looks around to see who left the knifeadvance plot | Chinese | combination of themes | dagger | dance music | foxtrot | home | leading lady | looking | mysterious | polytonality | source music | tense

The Letter (1940)

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

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond (Ambush)1:31:55 - Leslie moves through the gateantagonist | Chinese | climax | dark | leading lady | mysterious | plantation | polytonality | walking
The Unfaithful (1947)Unfaithful (Dramatic Underscoring)0:43:06 - Larry walks into his officedramatic | law office | lawyer | mirroring | office | ostinato | polytonality | transition | walking

The Unfaithful (1947)

Tanner (Headlines)1:24:17 - Chris is suspected of murderclimax | friend | hurrying | montage | newspaper | newspaper boy | ostinato | panicked | police station | polytonality | radio | reporter | room | rushing | street | surprise | widow

The Unfaithful (1947)

Unfaithful (The Trial)1:25:17 - Chris on trialclimax | courtroom | crowd | dramatic | hurrying | knife | lawyer | mirroring | montage | ostinato | polytonality | prosecuting | prosecutor | rushing | witness