Mysterious Island - Prelude / The Balloon Bernard Herrmann
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Danny Elfman: The best film and TV scores - from Batman to The Simpsons and Desperate Housewives
Tim Burton's Dark Shadows was an adaptation of a gothic soap opera broadcast on TV during the 60s and 70s. The show developed a cult following in the USAand Elfman paid homage to the original series in his score, borrowing motifs from music originally written by Robert Cobert.