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Besides SW, what's your fav John Williams score?

Discussion in 'Star Wars And Film Music' started by Mr. K, Apr 9, 2014.

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Besides SW, what's your fav John Williams score?

  1. Indiana Jones

    40.5%
  2. Harry Potter

    13.9%
  3. Superman

    19.0%
  4. Jurassic Park

    15.2%
  5. E.T.

    13.9%
  6. Other

    15.8%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. Chrisf001

    Chrisf001 Jedi Padawan

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    Dec 2, 2014
    Not really a "score" but I've always loved his theme/fanfare for the Olympic Games.


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  2. Palpatine77

    Palpatine77 Jedi Knight star 1

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    John Williams is a god. Can we all agree on this???
     
  3. Sarge

    Sarge Chosen One star 7

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    No, but he is an awesome composer.
     
  4. Bobatron

    Bobatron Jedi Master star 4

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    I'm surprised only one person mentioned Home Alone.
    I picked E.T. I could have picked Indiana Jones but the music of E.T. really carries the film.
     
  5. solo77

    solo77 Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    Indiana Jones :cool:
     
  6. Chancellor Yoda

    Chancellor Yoda Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    That right there is probably my favorite film score, perhaps even more than star wars.
     
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  7. Darth Schlotkin

    Darth Schlotkin Jedi Padawan star 2

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    In no particular order (except SW for all 6 - & ROTS most fav of 6) Jurassic Park, Close encounters, Superman and this...
     
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  8. JEDI-RISING

    JEDI-RISING Chosen One star 6

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  9. Rachel_In_Red

    Rachel_In_Red Jedi Master star 3

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  10. DarthTedTheodoreLogan

    DarthTedTheodoreLogan Jedi Knight star 2

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    Close Encounters of the Third Kind, but then i'd have to go with Indiana Jones.
     
  11. Samwise_Skywalker

    Samwise_Skywalker Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    Yep.
     
  12. Gamma626

    Gamma626 Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    I voted for Potter. Just a fantastic score. Is it REALLY my favorite? I don't know. It's damn impactful on me though.
     
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  13. Howard Hand

    Howard Hand Jedi Master star 4

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    Besides the obvious choices like Raiders, E.T or Jurassic Park, I think my favorite score would be The Patriot. Some might (correctly) say that it's derivative of some of his previous scores but I love it.

    Another underrated one is Far and Away.
     
  14. DarthSheev

    DarthSheev Jedi Knight star 4

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    Mar 9, 2015
    Indiana Jones by far, specifically Temple of Doom
     
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  15. Jedi Master Kenobiwan

    Jedi Master Kenobiwan Force Ghost star 6

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    My favorites are Indy, Jurassic Park, Harry Potter and Superman, besides that Schindler's list and The Adventure of Tintin.
     
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  16. jedijax

    jedijax Force Ghost star 6

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    Saving Private Ryan-GEEZ I don't know if I can listen to that without getting emotionally choked up!
     
  17. jakobitis89

    jakobitis89 Jedi Master star 4

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    Jan 27, 2015
    Jurassic Park takes it for me, but that's because it's my favourite film of all time ever, by some distance so I am biased. I get goosebumps just humming the main JP theme to myself let alone actually hearing it played! Frankly I can't recall of the top of my head a Williams score that was ever a total dud - the odd track perhaps but even in less successful films his music tends to be outstanding.
     
  18. Chancellor Yoda

    Chancellor Yoda Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    Jul 25, 2014
    Indiana Jones is still my favorite Williams score , if not of all time, but his Home Alone score gives me nostalgic chills.

     
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  19. Leoluca Randisi

    Leoluca Randisi Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    I like them all but for me E.T.
     
  20. True Sith

    True Sith Jedi Master star 4

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    I can't choose between Jurassic Park and Indy, specifically The Last Crusade. The Grail theme....just brilliant. There are a couple tracks in the Jaws soundtrack besides the classic theme that are catchy too.
     
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  21. darkspine10

    darkspine10 Chosen One star 7

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    I don't like any of them as much as Star Wars, but Harry Potter had some beautiful tracks.

    Leaving Hogwarts, The Window to the Past, Christmas at Hogwarts. I love them.

    Indy's good too though, especially The Last Crusade. The Venice boat chase music is great, and the music where Henry Sr. takes down a plane with seagulls. And the Grail Theme is the best.
     
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  22. AndyLGR

    AndyLGR Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    May 1, 2014
    I really enjoyed the recent Tintin movie, it very much evoked feelings of an Indiana Jones style movie in its plot, action and score. I didn't realise til yesterday that it was composed by John Williams :oops:I should have known!
     
  23. SkywalkerOG

    SkywalkerOG Jedi Knight star 3

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    Sep 19, 2014
    This man is the michael Jordan of movie scores but if I had to pick a favorite it's definitely TESB. Besides SW it's so tough but I'll have to give it to Indy Temple Of Doom I get lost in his music almost to where it distracts me, no words for his greatness.
     
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  24. WriterMan

    WriterMan Jedi Master star 4

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    Nov 26, 2012
    I would say that, other than Star Wars, my favorite is probably E.T.; however, I do also much love Indiana Jones and Lincoln.
     
  25. jc1138

    jc1138 Jedi Master star 2

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    So many greats, but Superman for me.
     
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