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The American Dream

Advantages: A Musical for everyone.
Disadvantages: This is the orignial recording.

It would be impossible to do a review on this album without an introduction to the musical itself. The first performance of “Miss Saigon” opened at the Drury lane theatre in London in 1989 and continued with cast changes up until 1999. Seen by 21 million ...

Elffriend 21.09.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Miss Saigon [Angel Original Broadway Cast Highlights] (Original Soundtrack) - Soundtrack

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Space Opera Fantastique

Advantages: A worthy finale to a magnificent musical journey
Disadvantages: Some new themes not as strong, early scenes fairly dull and latter an half editorial mess

Star Wars was an immense success when it came out in 1977. The first sequel The Empire Strikes Back was likewise a huge success, though never quite reaching the success of Star Wars. With the trilogy coming to a conclusion with Return of the Jedi (bearing ...

berlioz 16.02.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Star Wars (Return of the Jedi [Remastered Special Edition]/Original Soundtrack) - John Williams

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Don't go "Sleepless" over this album!

Advantages: Some tracks (Nat "King" Cole, Louis Armstrong) are priceless
Disadvantages: Jimmy Durante? Celine Dion? Blecch!

I love soundtrack albums. Whether they are symphonic scores a la Star Wars or a cleverly assembled mix of songs and artists such as American Graffiti's 2-CD set, albums with the label "Music from the original motion picture" never fail to catch my attent ...

alexdg1 14.06.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Sleepless in Seattle (Original Soundtrack) - Soundtrack

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Wonderful sound track!

Advantages: dreamy songs, happy songs
Disadvantages: none

If you've seen the movie, then you know how catchy all the songs were! I actually lived in Seattle for awhile and LOVED the city and the soundtrack is absolutely perfect for the movie which was partly set in Seattle. Many of the songs are oldies, but de ...

tcup 17.09.2003 · Read full review
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Gangster's paradise

Advantages: Eclectic mic
Disadvantages: There are other songs from the series that I wish were on it and as it is only 55mins long probably could have been

The Sopranos television series was one of the few television highpoints of the last few years. The series is clever and unique as is this soundtrack. The uniqueness of this CD is apparant when reading the tracklisting, how many compilations would have ...

kingsanj 18.04.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Sopranos (Original Soundtrack) - Soundtrack

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