Danny Elfman

Danny Elfman: Music for a Darkened Theatre (Film & Television Music, Vol. 2)

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This two-disc set offers a superb overview of Elfman's innovative and evocative film music. In addition to compositions for Edward Scissorhands, Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas, Batman Returns, Pee-Wee's Playhouse and Black Beauty, the collection also includes seven unissued tracks.

Track Listing - Disc 1

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
Edward Scissorhands, film score
1 02:36 Amazon
2 02:35 Amazon
3 04:19 Amazon
4 03:05 Amazon
5 03:26 Amazon
Dolores Claiborne, film score
6 02:44 Amazon
7 02:35 Amazon
8 01:32 Amazon
9 00:51 Amazon
10 04:48 Amazon
To Die For, film score
11 04:08 Amazon
12 01:40 Amazon
13 02:01 Amazon
14 01:49 Amazon
15 01:18 Amazon
Black Beauty, film score
16 02:27 Amazon
17 03:11 Amazon
18 00:57 Amazon
19 04:03 Amazon
20 02:27 Amazon
21 01:28 Amazon
22 01:37 Amazon
23 05:36 Amazon
Batman Returns, film score
24 02:15 Amazon
25 03:13 Amazon
26 04:41 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 2

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
Batman Returns, film score
1 03:20 Amazon
Mission: Impossible, film score
2 03:53 Amazon
3 02:56 Amazon
4 04:40 Amazon
Sommersby, film score
5 04:26 Amazon
6 07:21 Amazon
7 04:01 Amazon
Dead Presidents, film score
8 01:24 Amazon
9 02:17 Amazon
10 05:49 Amazon
11
Nam
01:17 Amazon
12 01:47 Amazon
The Nightmare Before Christmas, film score
13 05:03 Amazon
14 02:10 Amazon
15 02:44 Amazon
Freeway, film score
16 02:58 Amazon
17 01:20 Amazon
18 01:54 Amazon
Shrunken Heads, film score main titles
19 00:52 Amazon
Amazing Stories: Family Dog, television episode score
20 01:28 Amazon
21 02:23 Amazon
Amazing Stories: Mummy, Daddy, television episode score
22 00:31 Amazon
23 01:32 Amazon
24 00:34 Amazon
Pee Wee's Playhouse, television score
25 01:09 Amazon
26 00:24 Amazon
27 01:27 Amazon
28 01:02 Amazon
The Nightmare Before Christmas, film score
29 03:19 Amazon
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