the surging doomy music in the background was an unmistakable sign that things would not end well for the movie's hero
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Antonia Quirke, Condé Nast Traveler, 22 Aug. 2019 Andy Haldane, the chief economist for the Bank of England, which was one of the sources of those doomy prognostications, agrees.
John Lanchester, New York Times, 7 Feb. 2017
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