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Remembering Music Composer Basil Poledouris

by Skeeteron_mypeter / November 11, 2006 2:09 AM PST

Dear Buzz Out Loud Gang,
I hate to leave a sad note on the forum but this particular individual really deserves mentioning. Music Composer Basil Poledouris has died. I am sure that many of you have seen the films in which he composed music for. Basil Poledouris also composed the music for the opening ceremony for the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia, so he has a special memory among many Georgians.

If you want to leave a message for this family:
You can post them at: http://basil.poledouris.com/

Films in which he composed music for:
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The Legend of Butch and Sundance
The Touch
Crocodile Dundee in LA
Cecil B. DeMented
Mickey Blue Eyes
For Love Of The Game
Kimberly
Les Miserables
Starship Troopers
Breakdown
Switchback
The War At Home
Amanda
Celtic Pride
It's My Party
Under Siege 2
Free Willy 2
The Jungle Book
Lassie
Serial Mom
On Deadly Ground
Free Willy
Hot Shots! Part Deux
Robocop 3
Wind
Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man
Return to the Blue Lagoon
The Hunt for Red October
Quigley Down Under
White Fang
Flight of the Intruder
Farewell to the King
Flesh and Blood
Spellbinder
Split Decisions
Robocop
No Man's Land
Cherry 2000
Iron Eagle
Making the Grade
Conan the Destroyer
Protocol
Red Dawn
Conan the Barbarian
Summer Lovers
The Blue Lagoon
The House of God
Big Wednesday
Tintorerra
Extreme Close-Up

Notable Events in which he composed music for:
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1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia

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