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4.0 out of 5 stars The music that might have been!
So long after the release of 2001 A Space Odyssey it is hard to hear this music with Kubrick's classic film, listening to these tracks I have to say it was a good soundtrack, but after all those years it sits in the time it was composed, I hear echo's of the 50's and 60's. Kubrick's scoring the film with known classic music keeps the film fresh, watch a blu-ray disc of a...
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2.0 out of 5 stars Alex North's 2001 Odyssey
I suppose I'm spoilt by the use of classical music in Stanley Kubricks film.
Listening to Alex North's music I find it jarring. I suppose if I was to run the
film without the sound track and play North's music at the same time it would
make sense. I play it occassionally but I still am not impressed. Sorry Mr North.
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4.0 out of 5 stars The music that might have been!, 23 Jan 2014
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Paul Mason (England.) - See all my reviews
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This review is from: Alex North's 2001 (Unused Score) (OST) (Audio CD)
So long after the release of 2001 A Space Odyssey it is hard to hear this music with Kubrick's classic film, listening to these tracks I have to say it was a good soundtrack, but after all those years it sits in the time it was composed, I hear echo's of the 50's and 60's. Kubrick's scoring the film with known classic music keeps the film fresh, watch a blu-ray disc of a brushed up edition of 2001 A Space Odyssey, and it seems untouched by the years, and perhaps some will say as much decades from now .......
It is good that we can enjoy the music that might have been!
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2.0 out of 5 stars Alex North's 2001 Odyssey, 3 Dec 2012
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This review is from: Alex North's 2001 (Unused Score) (OST) (Audio CD)
I suppose I'm spoilt by the use of classical music in Stanley Kubricks film.
Listening to Alex North's music I find it jarring. I suppose if I was to run the
film without the sound track and play North's music at the same time it would
make sense. I play it occassionally but I still am not impressed. Sorry Mr North.
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Kevin A. Lazenby (Madeley, Shropshire, UK) - See all my reviews
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The music was different from what I expected it to be. It's in complete contrast to the music that was finally used in the finished film.
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