The Oscars Get Bitten By ‘Jaws’

John Williams didn’t win an Academy Award on Sunday night (Mycheal Danna took the best original score Oscar for “Life of Pi”) but the composer’s work almost stole the show when the telecast’s producers used his “Jaws” theme to cut off acceptance speeches that ran too long. – Full article at The Wall Street Journal — See also: Oscars 2013: ‘Jaws’ Theme as Play-Out Music Proves Divisive (The Hollywood Reporter)