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Poll: From Scores to Tropes

Some original movie and TV scores* reached such an iconic status that they became classic standards defining very specific situations.

Which classic movie/TV score would you say is the most iconic?

After voting, you may discuss the list here

*(which unfortunately disqualifies 2001 and The Sting)

Make Your Choice

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    Chariots of Fire (1981)

    Running in slow motion / final sprint
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    Dragnet (1951)

    Impending doom
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    The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

    Duel stance / final showdown
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    Rocky (1976)

    Sport or competition training
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    The Magnificent Seven (1960)

    Heroic ride on horses or in a Western setting
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    Psycho (1960)

    (murder theme) Brutal, savage murder or beating
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    The Twilight Zone (1959)

    Something mysteriously scary
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    Jeopardy! (1984)

    Thinking
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    The Benny Hill Show (1969)

    Running in fast motion / a comical chase with many protagonists
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    Jaws (1975)

    Menacing presence, getting closer and closer...
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    Mission: Impossible (1966)

    Planning an improbable, difficult or amazing task (generally collective)
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    The Pink Panther (1963)

    Heist / sneaking into a house