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 Posted:   Jan 19, 2010 - 7:15 PM   
 By:   cody1949   (Member)

I have always enjoyed listening to the music from this Glenn Ford western.I would love to see a CD of this score released. It was produced at Columbia Pictures and therefore probably nothing was saved.

 
 Posted:   Jun 26, 2013 - 10:56 PM   
 By:   Mark R. Y.   (Member)

Bumping this back because I'm watching the new Criterion edition of JUBAL and really enjoying Raksin's music. Anyone know the exact status of the original soundtrack recording?

 
 
 Posted:   Jun 28, 2013 - 12:19 AM   
 By:   Regie   (Member)

Glenn Ford was also in "3.10 to Yuma", directed by Delmer Daves. This is actually a very good western with an excellent title song, music by George Duning:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nkXDLNRVMxY

Did you notice the aircraft vapor trail in the sky as the camera tilt upwards during the credits?

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 21, 2013 - 3:54 PM   
 By:   Bob S   (Member)

A David Raksin Western, who knew? I too have just enjoyed the new Criterion Blu-ray, and the score is terrific in that special Raksin way. There is a lot of it, too. We need this one on CD if in any way possible.

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 21, 2013 - 5:24 PM   
 By:   Bob DiMucci   (Member)

Tomorrow evening, July 22nd, the American Film Institute's Silver Theatre will be showing a restored 35mm print of JUBAL. It was likely made in conjunction with the recent Criterion Blu-ray production. I plan on being there to see it.

 
 Posted:   Jul 22, 2013 - 5:31 PM   
 By:   DavidinBerkeley   (Member)

I started watching this movie a while ago and stopped because I felt like I'd heard this sort of story too many times.

I regret it now because it was probably the prettiest Raksin music I'd heard, short of LAURA and AMBER.

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 23, 2013 - 12:29 PM   
 By:   Bob DiMucci   (Member)

The new print at the AFI last night looked fine, with a glorious directional stereo soundtrack that greatly enhanced Raksin's score (no surrounds though). This seems to be the same way that the sound is presented on the Criterion release.

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 8, 2014 - 11:10 PM   
 By:   Angelillo   (Member)

I started watching this movie a while ago and stopped because I felt like I'd heard this sort of story too many times.

I find this is a most original western, plenty of wonderful and exciting/unexpected(and some daring !) ideas and well-crafted characters (Rod Steiger, Felicia Farr, Charles Bronson...) and wonderfully photographed in Jackson Hole.



The new print at the AFI last night looked fine, with a glorious directional stereo soundtrack that greatly enhanced Raksin's score (no surrounds though). This seems to be the same way that the sound is presented on the Criterion release.

Yes, what a real treat for Raksin's score on the Criterion edition ! And I hardly can believe there are no original elements that could turned into an awesome CD release !
Incidentally, Bertrand Tavernier has told me that part of the music had been used again in Sherman's REPRISAL.

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 8, 2014 - 11:56 PM   
 By:   Doug Raynes   (Member)

I started watching this movie a while ago and stopped because I felt like I'd heard this sort of story too many times.



Same with me. It was on TV a week or so again but I gave up on it after about 30 minutes. I'm afraid Raksin's score didn't register with me at all.

 
 Posted:   Jul 9, 2014 - 4:00 AM   
 By:   mgh   (Member)

I like the film and the music very much. I'd be the first in line to buy the score.

Here's the movie so you can hear the Main Title and watch the movie if you're so inclined:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWAEoe-djpA

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 9, 2014 - 1:58 PM   
 By:   bobbengan   (Member)

I like the film and the music very much. I'd be the first in line to buy the score.

Here's the movie so you can hear the Main Title and watch the movie if you're so inclined:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWAEoe-djpA



Nice enough main title, cut from the Virgil Thompson brand of Americana heard often from Westerns of this era. Films seems well-photographed (Charles Laughton Jr. & Cinemascope, after all), but I must agree with others that 15 minutes in, getting a strong sense of Deja Vu here and the underscore isn't really grabbing me either.

Still, would be nice for this to see the light of day for Raksin fans!

 
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