Sunset Boulevard (film score)

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Sunset Boulevard: Original Motion Picture Score
Soundtrack album by Franz Waxman
Released November 19, 2002 (2002-11-19)
Label Varèse Sarabande

The soundtrack to the film Sunset Boulevard was composed by Franz Waxman.

In 2005, Franz Waxman's score was named #16 of the top 25 film scores in the American Film Institute's "100 Years of Film Scores" list.[1]

It was released on CD in 2002, an edition that was re-recorded by Joel McNeely and the Scottish Symphony Orchestra.[2]

Sunset Boulevard: Original Motion Picture Score
No. Title Length
1. "Sunset Boulevard Prelude"   3:51
2. "Paramount Studio"   0:55
3. "Chase and Mansion"   3:42
4. "Norma Desmond"   2:18
5. "An Aging Actress"   0:54
6. "Reading the Script"   2:34
7. "The Strange Garden"   1:56
8. "Norma's Gallery"   1:24
9. "The Waxworks and the Bridge Game"   1:44
10. "Afternoon Outings"   1:00
11. "Sacrifice of Self-Respect"   4:07
12. "The Old Bathing Beauty"   2:29
13. "Parading to Paramount"   0:55
14. "Old Friends"   1:26
15. "DeMille's Companion"   0:42
16. "Norma's Suspicions"   3:55
17. "A New Interest and the Studio Stroll"   5:08
18. "Her First Husband"   2:56
19. "The Showdown"   4:14
20. "Farewell"   1:56
21. "Joe Walks Out"   5:22
22. "The Corpse"   1:11
23. "The Comeback"   4:24
24. "Sunset Boulevard Cast"   0:31
25. "Prelude and Conversing Corpses"   9:01
Total length:
69:41

References[edit]

  1. ^ "AFI's 100 Years of Film Scores", AFI. Retrieved 19 November 2011.
  2. ^ "Soundtrack details: Sunset Blvd". SoundtrackCollector. Retrieved 2010-03-17.