Diamonds Are Forever [Bonus Tracks]

Diamonds Are Forever [Bonus Tracks]

by John BarryJohn Barry

CD(Dutch Import)

$11.39 $11.99 Save 5% Current price is $11.39, Original price is $11.99. You Save 5%.
View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for delivery by Wednesday, April 21


Diamonds Are Forever has undergone a somewhat less significant though thoroughly pleasing expansion with the February 2003 release of the remastered, expanded version. Still mid-priced, the disc features 24 additional minutes of music from the completed film -- included is "Gunbarrel and Manhunt," alternating between original John Barry music and Barry's variations on Monty Norman's "James Bond Theme," and the musical accompaniment to various key action scenes, as well as some playful romantic scoring for some of Sean Connery's romantic activities. The main virtue is the improved sound (which greatly benefits Shirley Bassey's finely nuanced performance of the title song) on what was an entertaining and distinctive, if not terribly creative or ambitious score, a somewhat closer relative to Barry's work on Goldfinger and to the exoticism of You Only Live Twice or the bold, near-symphonic scope of On Her Majesty's Secret Service. The annotation is reasonably thorough, although on this occasion it focuses far more on the movie than on the music.

Product Details

Release Date: 02/11/2003
Label: Imports
UPC: 0724354142024
catalogNumber: 5036172
Rank: 26127


  1. Main title. Diamonds are forever
  2. Bond meets Bambi and Thumper
  3. Moon buggy ride
  4. Circus, circus
  5. Death at the Whyte House
  6. Diamonds are forever (source instrumental)
  7. Diamonds are forever
  8. Bond smells a rat
  9. Tiffany Case
  10. 007 and counting
  11. Q's trick
  12. To hell with Blofeld
  13. Gunbarrel and manhunt
  14. Mr. Wint and Mr. Kidd / Bond to Holland
  15. Peter Franks
  16. Airport source / On the road
  17. Slumber, Inc.
  18. The Whyte House
  19. Plenty, then Tiffany
  20. Following the diamonds
  21. Additional and alternate cues

Album Credits

Customer Reviews