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According to Streisand, she was inspired to record the song after receiving a new dog from her husband as a birthday present, following the decision to put down her Bijon Frise dog earlier that same year.
Barbra, 2 (Streisand): An Actress Who Sings - Kindle edition by James Kimbrell, Adolph Caso, Cheryl Kimbrell. Download it once and read it on your Kindle. While this book was going to press, Barbra Streisand was about to release her new film, which she also produced, directed and starred in, The Prince of Tides.
Since the track contained no lyrics, songwriter duo Alan and Marilyn Bergman received permission from Previn's family to contribute verses over the original composition. It talks about love. Love is all those things. And you want it, no matter how painful it is. As an addition, it contains a "newly penned third verse" from the song's original writer, Robert Telson.
Music reviewers appreciated Streisand's decision to record an album based upon songs from films; American film critic Leonard Maltin described The Movie Album as a "wonderful [and] unexpected collection of songs [with] beautiful renditions"; describing his admiration for the effort, he said: He also compared the film-centric concept for the album to The Broadway Album and wrote: He called it remarkable that Streisand was able to "retain [ Comparing its strength to her studio album, The Broadway Album , he wrote that even if others did not agree with him, "it nevertheless gives the listener some superior new takes on standards the singer has not addressed previously and uncovers a gem or two that had been overlooked till now.
Billboard ' s Michael Paoletta selected The Movie Album as one of three albums for his "Essential Reviews" column in the weekly magazine. He applauded it for being a "lush collection [that] reveals a range of emotions"; he also found the album to prove that the singer "remains in a league of her own". While she did find the singer's voice to be "as perfect as ever" and the music to "sound [ Concluding her album review, Moody wrote: The Brilliant, Tumultuous Career of Barbra Streisand , also disliked The Movie Album and claimed that its inclusion of too many ballads was one of the issues; he also claimed that the general listener will find the album boring due to the fact that "there is nothing compelling [or] nothing demanding one's attention".
As a solo artist, it was her 38th nomination overall. The Movie Album debuted and peaked on the Billboard at number 5, during the week of November 1, It was the week's third highest entry, behind Clay Aiken 's chart-topping Measure of a Man and Jagged Edge 's effort Hard , which entered at number three. In Europe, The Movie Album entered several record charts in lower positions. According to the Official Charts Company , the album peaked at number 25 in the United Kingdom,  and would go on to receive a Silver certification from the British Phonographic Industry for shipments of 60, copies.
Credits adapted from the standard edition liner notes of The Movie Album. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Barbra Streisand also exec. Robbie Buchanan Johnny Mandel. Henry Mancini Johnny Mercer.
Dorothy Fields Jimmy McHugh. Dimitri Tiomkin Ned Washington. Jimmy Van Heusen Johnny Burke. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. Archived from the original on January 15, Retrieved January 13, Barbra Streisand Deluxe ed. Archived from the original on November 5, Barbra Streisand 'The Movie Album ' ". The New York Times. Archived from the original on February 11,