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Old July 27 2013, 07:22 PM   #1
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StarWars.com - John Williams to Score Star Wars: Episode VII

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Old July 27 2013, 07:46 PM   #2
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Well at least the score has a chance of not sucking.
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Old July 27 2013, 08:06 PM   #3
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Damn, I was hoping for Giacchino.

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Old July 27 2013, 11:41 PM   #4
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Ms Kennedy said he was committed to ep7, 8 and 9, so i suppose its possible others will get a shot at spinoff movies.
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Old July 28 2013, 12:04 AM   #5
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Ms Kennedy said he was committed to ep7, 8 and 9, so i suppose its possible others will get a shot at spinoff movies.
Even if the spinoffs are scored by someone else, I'd expect they'll still use the Williams themes (like the various video games have done, and like the later Harry Potter movies did).
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Old July 28 2013, 12:47 AM   #6
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My very cautious optimism has peaked a little further.
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Old July 28 2013, 03:12 AM   #7
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My very cautious optimism has peaked a little further.
That's about as well as I could put it.
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Old July 28 2013, 03:24 AM   #8
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That's great news. Everything I've seen so far tells me they're doing this 100% right.
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Old July 28 2013, 04:22 AM   #9
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Very cool. I'm glad they are keeping continuing the tradition of him being the composer for the movies. Sure, someone else could do it, but it just wouldn't be the same without Williams music.
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Old July 28 2013, 06:07 PM   #10
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I just really hope they've got a backup composer picked out in case, God forbid, Williams dies before the trilogy is complete.
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Old July 28 2013, 06:20 PM   #11
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Made in britain, john williams, I'm beginning to like this
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Old July 28 2013, 07:22 PM   #12
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^ That's what they said about The Phantom Menace...
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Oh... yeah.
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Old July 28 2013, 08:21 PM   #14
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Say what you will about the prequels (and I've said plenty), but their music is quite nice. Even if these films are another total loss (and with Abrams behind the camera, I doubt it), Williams can always offer them some value on CD.
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Old July 28 2013, 09:21 PM   #15
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Say what you will about the prequels (and I've said plenty), but their music is quite nice. Even if these films are another total loss (and with Abrams behind the camera, I doubt it), Williams can always offer them some value on CD.
Yeah. Though the original Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back probably have my favorite music in the saga, The Phantom Menace and Attack of the Clones have a lot to like, too.
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