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Random Fact: John Williams Wrote The Music For The Ten Commandments In Close Encounters of the Third Kind

The Eleventh Commandment By John Williams

Did you know that the music coming from the TV when Roy and his kids are watching the 1956 movie, The Ten Commandments in Steven Spielbergs, Close Encounters of the Third Kind is actually an original piece from John Williams written especially for the movie?  It's even got a name, "The Eleventh Commandment."

The track can be found on the Intrada two CD album that was release in 2017 but is currently out of stock on their website.  I've included the link anyway in case you want to hunt it down.




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