Chewers' 100 Best Movie Scores of the Last 25 Year (101 movies items)
The soundtrack to Wong Kar-wai's masterpiece, and I will FIGHT anyone who says otherwise, is both lush and simple. Based largely around different permutations of Yumeji's theme (the piece used above) and it perfectly represents the amazing atmosphere and style of the film and the melancholic tone which hangs across the entire film. It's a perfect fusion of music and image and for me it's one of the most iconic scores of the past twenty five years. I hear those notes and I ca"