Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

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All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Composer Harry Gregson-Williams Chronicles of Narnia, Kingdom of Heaven infuses director Mike Newell's big screen adaptation of the popular video game Prince of Persia with all of the heroic grandeur and worldbeat romanticism one would expect for the tale of a magical dagger and the prince, princess, and villains who seek it. For the most part, Gregson shoots for a combination of Gladiator and Pirates of the Caribbean, employing Middle Eastern percussion and sweeping string motifs that conjure up images of a Michael Bay version of Lawrence of Arabia. There are subtle, dramatic arcs that recall the somber moments of Lord of the Rings, but for the most part, it's...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Composer Harry Gregson-Williams Chronicles of Narnia, Kingdom of Heaven infuses director Mike Newell's big screen adaptation of the popular video game Prince of Persia with all of the heroic grandeur and worldbeat romanticism one would expect for the tale of a magical dagger and the prince, princess, and villains who seek it. For the most part, Gregson shoots for a combination of Gladiator and Pirates of the Caribbean, employing Middle Eastern percussion and sweeping string motifs that conjure up images of a Michael Bay version of Lawrence of Arabia. There are subtle, dramatic arcs that recall the somber moments of Lord of the Rings, but for the most part, it's a well-executed, spirited romp through popcorn land. Alanis Morissette provides the requisite credits ballad with "I Remain," a surprisingly strong single that actually sounds like it was written to complement the film, rather than the other way around.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/25/2010
  • Label: Walt Disney Records
  • UPC: 050087150402
  • Catalog Number: 000469902
  • Sales rank: 69,207

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Prince of Persia (5:20)
  2. 2 Raid on Alamut (6:32)
  3. 3 Tamina Unveiled (2:34)
  4. 4 The King and His Sons (2:59)
  5. 5 Dastan and Tamina Escape (4:30)
  6. 6 Journey Through the Desert (2:55)
  7. 7 Ostrich Race (0:58)
  8. 8 Running from Sheikh Amar (3:27)
  9. 9 Trusting Nizam (4:37)
  10. 10 Visions of Death (1:46)
  11. 11 "So,You're Going to Help Me?" (2:20)
  12. 12 The Oasis Ambush (1:54)
  13. 13 Hassansin Attack (2:59)
  14. 14 Return to Alamut (3:05)
  15. 15 No Ordinary Dagger (4:39)
  16. 16 The Passages (3:09)
  17. 17 The Sands of Time (3:58)
  18. 18 Destiny (3:38)
  19. 19 I Remain - Alanis Morissette (4:59)
  20. 20 [Untitled CD-ROM Track]
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Harry Gregson-Williams Primary Artist
Hugh Marsh Electric Violin
Tony Morales Electric Guitar, Oud
Alanis Morissette Vocals
Perry Montague-Mason Concert Master
Chris Foster Choir Master
Khosro Ansari Vocals
Anthony Liedo Electric Guitar, Sitar
Technical Credits
Bruce Fowler String Arrangements
Ladd McIntosh Orchestration
Peter Cobbin Engineering
Geoff Stradling Orchestration
Alanis Morissette Composer
Mike Elizondo Composer, Producer
Harry Gregson-Williams Composer, Score Producer
Desirée Craig-Ramos Soundtrack Director
Glen Lajeski Marketing
Jennifer Hammond Orchestration
Halli Cauthery Additional Music
Unspecified Composer
Christian Wright Mastering
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Amazing Soundtrack!

    This soundtrack is amazing.

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