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Player Piano in 'Bullitt' Movie
By Brian Chesters

We have had some correspondence about mechanical music in films (movies
in USA, Pictures in the UK).   Well, I recently watched Steve Mcqueen
in 'Bullitt' -- you know, cars and stuff.

And down in the basement of the hospital they were running around
in was a large upright player piano of typical American mission house
style.  Why was it there?  In a hospital?  In the basement?  I guess
the director didn't want it there, but the scene shifters couldn't
shift it.

Brian Chesters

Please note my new e-mail address...
pianola@tinet.ie


(Message sent Thu 23 Apr 1998, 09:01:59 GMT, from time zone GMT+0100.)

Key Words in Subject:  Bullitt, Movie, Piano, Player

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