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An Examination of Iconic and Forgettable Soundtracks in Movies

Posted on Thursday, December 15th, 2016 2:58 PM

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Can you recall music from Star Wars or Jurassic Park? How about the Harry Potter movies? Probably, or at least you'd recognize it if you heard it. Now, how about the Marvel superhero movies, like Marvel's The Avengers?

No? Check out the video below for a good explanation of why (note: very brief language -- use of the "s" word):

It's an interesting examination of how music works with the movie to create emotional responses and has the ability to become just as much a factor in the movie as the acting and the story.

Do you pay attention to the music, or is it just background for you? Does the lack of a memorable score change how you feel about a movie in the short term and/or long term?

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