Joseph Kosma La Grande Illusion [Import]

La Grande Illusion [Import]
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CD Details

  • Released: September 19, 2000
  • Originally Released: 2000
  • Label: Soundtrack Factory (Spain)


  • 1.Grande Illusion, film score: Main Title, La
  • 2.Grande Illusion, film score: Frou Frou, La
  • 3.Grande Illusion, film score: Dining With German Officers at the Front, La
  • 4.Grande Illusion, film score: Moving from a Prisoner War Camp, La
  • 5.Grande Illusion, film score: It's a Long, Long Way to Tipperary, La
  • 6.Grande Illusion, film score: Sunday Morning at the Prison Camp, La
  • 7.Grande Illusion, film score: Si Tu Veux Margueritte, La
  • 8.Grande Illusion, film score: Sound of Frustration, La
  • 9.Grande Illusion, film score: Railways Travel from the Fortress, La
  • 10.Grande Illusion, film score: Reception of the Military Prison, La
  • 11.Grande Illusion, film score: Two Officers and Aristocrats, La
  • 12.Grande Illusion, film score: Preparing the Escape, La
  • 13.Grande Illusion, film score: Magic Flute, La
  • 14.Grande Illusion, film score: Noblesse Oblige, La
  • 15.Grande Illusion, film score: Refuge at a German Farm, La
  • 16.Grande Illusion, film score: Christmas Romance, La
  • 17.Grande Illusion, film score: Lovers Farewell, La
  • 18.Grande Illusion, film score: Fugitives Arrive in Switzerland / End Title, La

Product Description:

Original score composed by Joseph Kosma.
Principal cast includes: Jean Gabin (Lieutenant Marechal); Pierre Fresnay (Captian De Boieldieu).
The original score to Jean Renoir's classic 1937 film epic La Grande Illusion is a standard for cinema soundtracks of the era. Kosma's stark, dramatic sonic evocation of World War I France is a study in close harmony, dissonance, and brilliant if moody dynamics. War songs from the era -- "It's a Long Way to Tipperary" as well as popular caf‚ numbers such as "Si Tu Veux Margueritte" -- are woven between original titles, bits of film dialogue, incidental music, and compositions. The editing job by the Soundtrack Factory leaves a little to be desired, but the effect is nonetheless riveting. ~ Thom Jurek
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Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 17,321
  • UPC: 843600354520
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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