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  Star Wars has best soundtrack ever
Updated 31 December 2001, 15.33

The soundtrack to the film Star Wars has been named the greatest of all time in a poll.

More than 43,000 people voted in the Classic FM poll, which will be broadcast on New Year's Day.

Fact File
Top 10 soundtracks
1. Star Wars
2. Gone With The Wind
3. Lawrence of Arabia
4. Titanic
5. Casablanca
6. Gladiator
7. The Shawshank Redemption
8. The Godfather
9. Some Like It Hot
10. The Sound Of Music

The music for the epic space film was composed by John Williams.

Master of the movie soundtrack

He has managed to get into the top 30 three more times with soundtracks from ET, Raiders of The Lost Ark and Schindler's List.

Classic FM presenter Simon Bates said: "This chart proves that John Williams is the undisputed master of the movie soundtrack."


 
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