Sunset Boulevard (film score)

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Sunset Boulevard: Original Motion Picture Score
Sunset BoulevardOST.jpg
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.