84, Charing Cross Road

George Fenton

1997/2007: Varèse Sarabande VCL 0307 1062
Limited Collector’s Edition of 1000 copies


  1. Fanfare
    Main Title (The Journey)
  2. Book of Love Poems
  3. Marks and Co.
  4. Dear Speed
  5. Christmas Gift, 1949 (Sussex Carol)
  6. Nora Writes
  7. Corelli: Church Sonata in A
  8. Pilgrimage—Helene and Frank
  9. The Wedding
  10. The Subway
  11. Love between Friends
  12. “Tread Softly…”
  13. Helene’s First Letter
  14. Business as Usual
  15. Festival of Britain Conga
  16. Daydream
    Meeting Ginny and Ed
  17. The Move, 1958
  18. New Year, 1960 (Auld Lang Syne)
  19. Hopes Fade
    Condolence
  20. Love between Friends (Reprise)
    Closing Credits

I didn’t even know this had ever been released, let alone on CD, but because of a truly fortuitous passing thought to look for it I have very gratefully added it to my library in early 2019 thanks to a chap in Taiwan (via eBay). I love the film and have had bits of its music lingering in my mind since basically 1987, so having the stuff in full glory now is just magical and wondrous.


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