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Epic sound : music in postwar Hollywood biblical films /

Stephen C. Meyer.

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Author: Meyer, Stephen C.
Published: Bloomington ; Indianapolis : Indiana University Press, 2015.
Topics: Motion picture music - History and criticism. | Bible films - United States. | Film composers. | MUSIC - Instruction & Study - Theory. | PERFORMING ARTS - Film & Video - History & Criticism.
Regions: United States.
Genres: Electronic books. | Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Online Access: JSTOR Books Click here for E-Book. Restricted to IWU Community.
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A biblical story for the post-World War II generation? : Victor Young's music for DeMille's Samson and Delilah -- Turning away from "concocted spectacle" : Alfred Newman's score for David and Bathsheba -- Spectacle and authenticity in Miklós Rózsa's Quo vadis score -- Novel and film, music and miracle : Alfred Newman's score to The robe -- Spirit and empire : Elmer Bernstein's score to The Ten Commandments -- The law of genre and the music for Ben-Hur -- King of kings and the problem of repetition -- Suoni nuovi, suoni antich i: the soundscapes of Barabbas -- Universality, transcendence, and collapse : music and the greatest story ever told.

Table of Contents for: Epic sound : music in postwar Hollywood