World premiere release of original soundtrack from John Frankenheimer gangster tale (part serious, part comic) starring Richard Harris, Chuck Connors, Edmond O'Brien. Henry Mancini writes tuneful score with nods to earlier Mancini-era scores (PETER GUNN, MR. LUCKY, others). Charged main title a launching pad for numerous swinging, jazzy numbers. Score presented in mono with bonus tracks in stereo, mastered from only surviving elements available courtesy both 20th Century Fox & Henry Mancini Archives. Album produced by Nick Redman, liner notes by Julie Kirgo. Henry Mancini conducts. Intrada Special Collection release limited to 1200 copies!
13. Up Yer ARP (2:41) 14. Baby Talk (1:10) 15. 'Man On The Flying Trapeze' (Carousel Source) (1:14) 16. 'Over The Waves' (Carousel Source) (2:17) 17. 'Listen To The Mockingbird' (Carousel Source) (1:23) 18. Down Yer ARP (2:09) 19. The Rescue (2:14) 20. Look Ma, No Claw (1:21)
Composed and Conducted by Henry Mancini.
Recorded on March 25 and 27, and May 15, 1974 at Paramount Studios, Hollywood, California.