‘Star Wars’ Soundtrack Voted Greatest in History

‘Star Wars’ Soundtrack Voted Greatest in History

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope movie still: Darth Vader and Ob1-Wan Kenobi
Darth Vader and Ob1-Wan Kenobi

British composer John Williams has been honored for his Star Wars soundtrack,
which has topped a survey of the greatest movie music of all time.

The sci-fi saga beat out competition from classic movie Gone with the Wind
and epic adventure Lawrence of Arabia in the poll, conducted by the American
Film Institute.

Williams was the only artist to triumph in the poll with a hat-trick of movie
music favorites–with Jaws and E.T. also featured in the top 15.

The top 10 soundtracks are:

1. Star WarsJohn Williams

2. Gone with the WindMax Steiner

3. Lawrence of ArabiaMaurice Jarre

4. PsychoBernard Herrmann

5. The GodfatherNino Rota

6. JawsJohn Williams

7. LauraDavid Raksin

8. The Magnificent SevenElmer Bernstein

9. ChinatownJerry Goldsmith

10. High Noon–Dimitri Tonkin

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