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 Posted:   Aug 4, 2020 - 8:59 PM   
 By:   Advise & Consent   (Member)

I always believe that I have a top five, but it seems to me like there is always, always, always a never ending competition between his many, many, many top scores, a never ceasing ascending movement.

What are your top five picks?

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 4, 2020 - 9:08 PM   
 By:   Graham   (Member)

In no particular order -

Entrapment

Murder In The First

Bandits

Runaway Jury

The Man Who Knew Too Little

***Honorable mention - Priest & Hellraiser***

Graham

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 4, 2020 - 10:31 PM   
 By:   BrendonKelly   (Member)

The Monkey King
The Monkey King 2
The Core
Hard Rain
Spider-Man 3

 
 Posted:   Aug 4, 2020 - 10:35 PM   
 By:   bobyaco   (Member)

- Hellraiser
- Flowers in the Attic
- Jennifer 8
- Species
- The Core

 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 12:40 AM   
 By:   Nicolai P. Zwar   (Member)

Invaders From Mars
Jennifer 8
Species
An Unfinished Life (unused)
The Core


Lots of others, but I wanted to keep it down to 5.

 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 12:54 AM   
 By:   batman&robin   (Member)

HARD RAIN !!

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 1:03 AM   
 By:   zitboy   (Member)

bless the child
the black tulip
creation
ghost rider
bright angel

 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 2:45 AM   
 By:   Henry Jones   (Member)

I love both sad/beautiful music Young writes so well and his horror music because there's still heart in it.

Flowers in the Attic
Haunted Summer
S.P.E.C.I.E.S.
The Gift
Drag me to Hell

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 3:52 AM   
 By:   ROBERT Z   (Member)

The Monkey king 2
The Core
Urban Legend
Murder in the First
Bless the Child

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 4:14 AM   
 By:   Peter Greenhill   (Member)

The Informers
The Uninvited
Madison
The Hurricane
Creation

+Untraceable
The Haunted Summer
The Exorcism Of Emily Rose
Flowers In The Attic

 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 6:12 AM   
 By:   spanosdm   (Member)

Drag me to Hell
Hard Rain
Hellraiser
Monkey King, The
Spider-Man 3

 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 6:15 AM   
 By:   DavidCoscina   (Member)

1. Murder in the First (which I think is Young's best dramatic score of his career)
2. Flowers in the Attic (a close second)
3. The Exorcism of Emily Rose
4. The Fly 2
5. The Hurricane

 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 6:31 AM   
 By:   solium   (Member)

Hard Rain
Monkey King 1&2
The Fly 2

That's four. I really need to explore more of his work. I'm sure I'm missing out on a lot of great stuff.

 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 7:51 AM   
 By:   danbeck   (Member)

One of my favorite composers. Too dificult to select a top "5" as several of his scores are great.

1. Hellraiser (hope he allows a complete release someday)
2. The Fly 2 (hope he allows a complete release someday)
3. The Killing Season
4. The Core
5. Drag Me To Hell

Lots of runner's up (Murder In The First, Species, The Glass House [probably he considers this one of his "Jennifer 9, 10..." as he mentioned that after the success of "Jennifer 8" directors kept asking similar scores from him - but this one has such a lovely main theme], Copycat, The Ghost Rider, Hellbound: Hellraiser II, Priest...)

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 8:31 AM   
 By:   KeV McG   (Member)

Here's my Top 10 (in no particular order AND cos 5 is impossible)..

Flowers In The Attic
Bat 21
Fly 2
Haunted Summer
Murder In The First
Swordfish
Something The Lord Made
The Killing Season
Priest
Monkey King 1 & 2 wink

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 11:31 AM   
 By:   Graham   (Member)

How could I forget Hard Rain??????

Masterpiece.

Graham

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 11:34 AM   
 By:   dbrooks   (Member)

Monkey King, Monkey King 2, Drag Me to Hell, Species and Hellraiser. I actually think these are the only 5 I owned.

 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 11:41 AM   
 By:   MD   (Member)

How could I forget Hard Rain??????

Masterpiece.

Graham


That rhythm and melody of Main Title with unbelievably amazing harmonica solo...what and inspiration.

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 11:57 AM   
 By:   jb1234   (Member)

Monkey King 1
Monkey King 2
The Core
Bless the Child
Hard Rain

 
 
 Posted:   Aug 5, 2020 - 12:16 PM   
 By:   MusicMaker   (Member)

No order:

The Shipping News
The Monkey King
Rounders
Bless the Child
Hard Rain


Honorable Mentions:

The Hurricane
The Man Who Knew Too Little
The Core
The Monkey King 2
The Vagrant
Copycat
(tons of others)

 
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