Chris' Soundtrack Corner   Chris' Soundtrack Corner
  Top » Catalog » Chris' Soundtrack Corner » Chris' Soundtrack Corner CSC 039 My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  My Wishlist  |  Checkout   
Genre
Blaxploitation
Dario Argento
Game Soundtracks
Italian Peplum
Italian Western
James Bond
Pinky Violence/Yakuza
Poliziotteschi
Western
SALE
Actors
Alain Delon
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Bruce Willis
Bud Spencer
Charles Bronson
Clint Eastwood
Dolph Lundgren
Frank Sinatra
Humphrey Bogart
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Jean-Paul Belmondo
John Wayne
Louis de Funès
Steve McQueen
Sylvester Stallone
Terence Hill
Specials
Vinyl LPs
Chris' Soundtrack Corner
Spanish CDs
French CDs
Korean CDs
Japanese CDs
Rare/OOP
one-of-a-kind CDs

All CDs
Labels
Aleph (Lalo Schifrin)
Beat Records
Buysoundtrax
BYU
CAM
Cinéfonia Records
Cinevox
Citadel
Colosseum
Dagored
DigitMovies
Disques CinéMusique
DRG
Easy Tempo
Film Score Monthly
fin de siècle media
GDM
Harkit
Hexacord
Intrada
JOS Records
La-La Land
Legend
Mellowdrama
Michael J. Lewis Promos
Monstrous Movie Music
Numenorean Music
Percepto
Perseverance
Playtime
Prometheus
Rai Trade
RCA
RCA Spain
Retrograde
SAE
Saimel
ScreenTrax
Silva Screen
Tadlow Music
Tiliqua Records
Universal France
Varèse Sarabande
Varèse Sarabande Club
Warner
More Labels
Alhambra
All Score Media
Bear Family Records
Caldera Records
CAM Sugar
Cometa
Dutton Vocalion
EdiPan
Hitchcock Media
Hollywood Records
Howlin' Wolf Records
Image Music
Königskinder
Kritzerland
Kronos Records
Label "X"
Lakeshore
Mask
Movie Score Media
Music Box Records
Network
New Line Records
Quartet Records
Rosetta Records
Southern Cross/Didgeridoo
Spheris Records
Trunk Records
Information
Statement
Shipping Charges
Terms of Use
Legal Notice
Contact Us
 

El Ultimo Viaje (Stelvio Cipriani)

21.95 EUR  
  El Ultimo Viaje - Stelvio Cipriani - soundtrack (CD)
 

Stelvio Cipriani

 
  Chris' Soundtrack Corner CSC 039 | Format CD | Year 1973
 

The "Comisario Mendoza" trilogy from Spanish filmmaker José Antonio de la Loma is a very strange genre series with an informal bond established through the titular character who was played by a different actor in each of the movies. From the first film, La redada (aka Barcelona Kill, 1973, with John Justin as Mendoza) to the last, Metralleta Stein (1975, Francisco "Paco" Rabal as Mendoza, with El último viaje (1974, Eduardo Fajardo as Mendoza) in between, each film is relatively dissimilar from the others. Metralleta Stein is arguably the most refined picture of the series, while El último viaje may be the sleaziest instalment with the drug plot inviting casual orgies and a fair share of topless women. Whether it's an urban crime thriller, a drug bust movie, or a cross-country manhunt, Comisario Mendoza is always hot on the trail of the criminals even if his screen time varies greatly from mission to mission.

Though it felt like a natural selection for the series, Cipriani's musical legacy with the Comisario Mendoza movies is as convoluted as the constant recasting of its main hero. While both La redada and El último viaje were scored by Cipriani, the third movie had a most unusual accompaniment. Instead of commissioning original music, Metralleta Stein actually used pre-existing compositions from the C.A.M. archives, the film also used tracks from such notable composers (the majority being tracks previously written by Cipriani; its soundtrack is also available from Chris' Soundtrack Corner). El último viaje's score is largely based around two themes, each representing a different aspect of gangster life. The key idea for the central love theme is deception, as the film spends a good portion of its running length showcasing the fake luxurious criminal lifestyle. Interestingly, a recurring feature of Cipriani's score is that he provides self-contained cues to certain sequences that stand apart from the main narrative – thus it makes sense to write music that is thematically unrelated to the body of the score. In La último viaje, this moment comes towards the middle of the movie where we can find a curiously detached pair of tunes for a drugged up orgy sequence; Cipriani provides music for bass guitar, flutes, and percussion that's only interrupted by a blurt of violence when somebody gets dragged out to the cliffside. Even with a sequence proving such offbeat challenges, Cipriani solves the task admirably.

As no contemporary album was issued to go along with the film, Chris' Soundtrack Corner is proud to present a real premiere release of the full score optimized for a varied listening experience. As usual, Cipriani's name is a guarantee for a great flow, memorable tunes, and 45 minutes of musical excellence. The album is produced by Christian Riedrich and mastered by Manmade Mastering. The CD is accompanied by a 12-page illustrated booklet designed by Tobias Kohlhaas and featuring exclusive notes by Gergely Hubai, who explores the making of the film and its score in detail.


  Track listing:

01 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Titoli) 2:54
02 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Fuga dopo il furto di gioielli) 2:16
03 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Un tenero stare insieme) 3:49
04 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Mendoza all'obitorio) 1:50
05 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Addio serale/Arrivo a Cadaqués) 1:07
06 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Sballo nell'irreale) 1:14
07 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Impulsi scatenati) 3:32
08 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Paura sonnambolica) 1:59
09 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Bambino che gioca sulla spiaggia) 0:28
10 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Le vie del destino) 1:07
11 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Braccato dalla polizia) 1:08
12 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (In piscina a Empuriabrava) 0:55
13 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Crisi d'astinenza dietro le sbarre) 0:38
14 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Máximo e Romy) 1:09
15 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Trasporto di prigionieri non riuscito) 2:48
16 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (In giro per Amsterdam) 1:46
17 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Travolto nella notte/Una telefonata fatale) 1:15
18 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Il doppio gioco di Sergio) 2:04
19 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Triste destino di un grande amore) 1:41
20 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Resa dei conti con i colpevoli) 0:58
21 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Sogni di un futuro caraibico) 1:52
 
 
BONUS TRACKS
 
22 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Impulsi scatenati – versione disco) 3:23
23 EL ULTIMO VIAJE (Sogni di un futuro caraibico – versione disco) 5:05
 
Customers who bought this product also purchased
The Peter Bernstein Collection Vol. 3
The Peter Bernstein Collection Vol. 3
Solamente Nero
Solamente Nero
Jerry Goldsmith: The Early Years Vol. 1 (Perry Mason / Playhouse 90 / Lineup)
Jerry Goldsmith: The Early Years Vol. 1 (Perry Mason / Playhouse 90 / Lineup)
Keoma / Il Cacciatore Di Squali (Gatefold LP)
Keoma / Il Cacciatore Di Squali (Gatefold LP)
Il Grande Racket (The Big Racket) (Expanded)
Il Grande Racket (The Big Racket) (Expanded)
The Big Game (La Macchina Della Violenza) (Complete Score)
The Big Game (La Macchina Della Violenza) (Complete Score)
The Light At The Edge Of The World
The Light At The Edge Of The World
Shade
Shade
Si Può Essere Più Bastardi Dell'Ispettore Cliff?
Si Può Essere Più Bastardi Dell'Ispettore Cliff?
Quick Find
 
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
Shopping Cart more
0 items
All orders over 100.00 EUR receive FREE shipping within Germany.
Composers
New CDs more
Mission: Impossible (2CD) (Pre-Order!)
Mission: Impossible (2CD) (Pre-Order!)
39.95 EUR
Languages
English Deutsch
Currencies
Composer
Stelvio Cipriani
We accept

Copyright © 2018 osCommerce
Powered by osCommerce
4.4.9