Oh, the foghorns… even the foghorns, they’re all brass. It’s something by Ingrid Marshal called Fog Tropes. It’s not a sound effect. It’s an actual piece of music. If you listen to what’s going on after he has a flashback about his wife you’ll hear… it sounds like the humpback whales in a way. But it’s all music. And we use it again later, too.
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Howard hughes was this visionary who was obsessed with speed and flying like a God… I loved his idea of what filmmaking was.