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Carter Burwell

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I think I've only done one horror movie, Psycho III. That was a walk in the park compared to a romantic comedy.

— Carter Burwell

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When the systems we expect to help us actually hurt us, we have tragedy.

— Carter Burwell

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A carefree quality is a whole aspect of life that I will never understand. I don't think I have ever been carefree and can't see the pleasure of it.

— Carter Burwell

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All my music is very simple in that melody is usually clearly stated.

— Carter Burwell

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Any film which views the darker side of life, which is death with a sense of humor, is very much to my taste.

— Carter Burwell

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Big Sur is at the end of the continent. It attracts really crazy people.

— Carter Burwell

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Carefully execute every instruction given to you by the director, producer, and studio. But that would be a life not worth living.

— Carter Burwell

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Conducting, I tried it once off the cuff, and quickly realized there were subtle aspects that I was missing. There is a lot more to it that I was able to grasp simply by watching conductors.

— Carter Burwell

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Connection is what one is after in probably most media, but certainly in film, which is an immersive medium.

— Carter Burwell

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Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.

— Carter Burwell

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About Carter Burwell

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1984: Blood Simple
1986: Psycho III
1987: Raising Arizona
1988: It Takes Two
1990: Miller's Crossing
1991: Barton Fink
1991: Doc Hollywood
1992: Buffy the Vampire Slayer
1992: Storyville
1993: This Boy's Life
1993: Wayne's World 2
1993: Kalifornia
1993: And the Band Played On
1994: Airheads
1994: The Hudsucker Proxy
1994: It Could Happen To You
1995: Rob Roy
1995: A Goofy Movie (with Don Davis)
1996: Fear
1996: Fargo
1997: Conspiracy Theory
1997: The Spanish Prisoner
1997: The Jackal
1997: Assassin(s)
1998: Velvet Goldmine
1998: The Big Lebowski
1998: Gods and Monsters
1999: The Hi-Lo Country
1999: The General's Daughter
1999: The Corruptor
1999: Mystery Alaska
1999: Three Kings
1999: Being John Malkovich
2000: Before Night Falls
2000: Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2
2000: Hamlet
2001: A Knight's Tale
2002: The Man Who Wasn't There
2002: The Rookie
2002: S1m0ne
2002: Adaptation. His chamber opera "The Celestial Alphabet Event" was presented in New York in 1991 and other theatre pieces include "Mother" (1994) and "Lucia's Chapters" (2007) both with the experimental theatre group Mabou Mines. Carter Benedict Burwell (born November 18 1955) is an American composer of film scores.

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