to rate this soundtrack!
(rated by 51 people)
Change Your Rating
Buy from Film Score Monthly - USA.
Buy from CD and LP.com
Go to the Internet Movie Database
Buy posters from Allposters.com
buy posters from moviegoods
buy this soundtrack from cdandlp.com
Search eBay for
Body Heat (1981)
Body Heat by John Barry
by a soundtrack collector
(December 14, 2009)
Moody, romantic jazz with a touch of melancholy that antisipates the tragic, ironic story ending.
The theme is one off Barry's best melodies and
"Matty Was Mary Ann" (closing credits) is the best version of it. No re-recording of this track or of the album begins to capture the emotion of this orchestral slow dance.
Surely, someone can arrange to relieve our suffering by re-releasing the original? Or maybe Stromberg and Morgan can re-record it and get it right?
I have three 45rpm vinyl copies which, I'm afraid, are not for sale. I suspect owners of this soundtrack cleave to it with tenacity.
Reviews on other sites:
BS Magazine (in Spanish)
Filmmuziek.be (in Dutch)
Film Music on the Web
Music from the Movies
Submit a link
Copyright 2000-2012 - C&C Concept and Creation, The Netherlands. All Rights Reserved.