Flicks in Five: The Lion in Winter

by Lynne Warfel, Minnesota Public Radio
October 29, 2013
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St. Paul, Minn. — Movie scores provide a huge portion of the story telling. A movie without music will never fly with an audience. When a film composer augments a score with a full orchestra and chorus, things get really interesting. John Barry wrote a choral score for The Lion in Winter that sets the stage for intrigue and the appropriate Plantagenet style backstabbing.

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