Flicks in Five with Lynne Warfel
Every Saturday at 11 a.m. and Tuesdays at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Lynne Warfel takes a close look at great films, their scores and the stories behind the cameras... all in five minutes.
- Flicks in Five: Ben-Hur - The Epic Defined
With the best movie sequence of all time -- the chariot race -- 'Ben Hur' also boasts one of the longest musical scores ever written, recorded in one of the most epic recording sessions ever scheduled.February 25, 2014
- Flicks in Five: 'Cleopatra'
It boasted the biggest budget Hollywood had seen as of 1963. Alex North provided the score, and we hear the love theme of Anthony and Cleopatra on Flicks in Five.February 4, 2014
- Flicks in Five: Up
This week's Flicks in Five features the 2009 Pixar film Up, with music composed by Michael Giacchino.January 28, 2014
- Flicks in Five: The Magnificent Seven
As we head into the awards season for movies, it's interesting to consider the nominee who didn't win on the day, but Elmer Bernstein's score has outlived the film itself to become part of our popular culture.January 21, 2014
- Flicks in Five: 'It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World'
Stanley Kramer became known as a director of "message movies," taking on tough subjects of the day, but it was his big budget, all-star shot at comedy that endeared him to many.January 14, 2014