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Old 03-12-2019, 08:34 PM
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Default Five Minutes of Eyeballs: The Sergio Leone Thread of Hot Lead and Guitar Stings

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There's a lot to talk about, but can I post my one of my favourite uses of the soundtrack in a death scene (a really good one).

Spoilers for Once Upon a Time in the West.

I have had an album of Ennio Morricone's greatest non-Good/Bad/Ugly hits and the fact that it didn't include the jaunty theme here is a crime.
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Old 03-13-2019, 06:26 AM
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I first heard The Ecstasy of Gold remixed in this great Nike commercial:

Then I watched The Good, The Bad and the Ugly and heard it in its original form:

And I understood that Ennio Morricone was one of the greatest film composers ever. Don't listen to the Jay-Z song where he raps an Austin Powers reference over it, though.

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