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: 'Scrooge'
The 1970 musical by Leslie Bricusse is a beautifully filmed version of the classic "A Christmas Carol" with Albert Finney, Alec Guiness and an all-star British cast.December 10, 2013
- Flicks in Five: Home Alone
John Williams provides a sentimental and lovely score to accompany the screwball comedy about a kid left alone at home at Christmastime.December 3, 2013
- Flicks in Five - Miracle on 34th Street
The first movie to be shot on location at the Macy's Day Parade in NYC, "Miracle" was also the first major vehicle for then-child star Natalie Wood.November 19, 2013
- Flicks in Five: The Lion in Winter
Movie scores provide a huge portion of the story telling. John Barry wrote a choral score for The Lion in Winter that sets the stage for intrigue and the appropriate Plantagenet style backstabbing.October 29, 2013
- Flicks in Five: Monsters, Inc.
Our celebration of Pixar films continues this week as we look at Monsters, Inc., another Randy Newman-composed score.October 22, 2013