This sound effect can be found on The Premiere Edition Volume 1, which was made by The Hollywood Edge. It debuted in The Princess Bride in 1987.


  • First recorded: August 18, 1986
  • Creator: Lon Bender
  • Owner: Soundelux (1987-1990), The Hollywood Edge (1990-2014), Sound Ideas (2014-present)
  • Origin: England
  • Year debut: September 25, 1987
  • First heard: The Princess Bride
  • Area used: Worldwide

Sound Effect Description

Night Ambience 4; Calm, Distant Bed Of High-pitched Crickets Hum And Buzz, With A Single, Sporadic Cricket; Close Perspective. [note This Effect Has A Lot Of Out Of Phase In It.]

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Used In

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Image Gallery

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Audio Samples

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