Located on a small expansion shelf about midway between the Third and Fourth Circles, Musical Hell is presided over by Diva, a minor demon charged with passing judgement on the worst musicals ever committed to film. (She still hasn't figured out if this is their punishment or hers.) Take a seat on the bench and have your earplugs ready, because court is now in session.

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Monday, July 15, 2013

Know the Score: Legend-A Tale of Two Soundtracks

Next month will likely see another commentary track, but today Know the Score looks at the tangled musical history of Ridley Scott's Legend!


  1. I think the Goldsmith score is better than Tangerine Dream, mostly because the TG score makes the film seem like an Italian knock-off of something popular.

    As for the film, I guess I don't really care for either version. It's got some good stuff and some stunning imagery, but the script really needed another draft or two.

    1. Like I said, it's a guilty pleasure for me--I can't in all honesty call it a great movie, but I love it all the same. I actually own both versions of the soundtrack--sad, I know...