Thursday, 30 June 2011

My three favourite movie scenes: fighting, courage, acceptance of mortality...


From the end of Blade Runner, 1982:


From the end of The Last of the Mohicans, 1992


The charge of the Rohirrim from The Return of the King, 2003:


The best popular art of our time is pagan.


Theme, acting, script and editing would all have counted for nought without the music:

BR - Vangelis; LotM - Trevor Jones and Randy Edelman; RotK - Howard Shore.