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The Grandmaster – Official Trailer & Score Album Announcement!

Directed by legendary Honk Kong filmmaker Wong Kar Wai, The Grandmaster tells the story of famed Kung Fu teacher Ip Man. Lakeshore Records is proud to announce the forthcoming Score Album by Shigeru Umebayashi and Nathaniel Méchaly.

For those unfamilure with the work of Composer Shigeru Umebayashi here’s a selected list of just some of his film scores you may know…

Days of Grace (2011)
In the Mood for Love (2000)
House of Flying Daggers (2004)
2046 (2004)
Fearless (2006)
Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)
My Blueberry Nights (2007)
A Single Man (2009)

Here’s an early press report on the film…

One reason this new movie is an event is that it’s Wong’s first movie for seven years, a project nurtured for 10 years about the life of Wing Chun master Ip Man, the man who introduced the form to Hong Kong after the Second World War and became Bruce Lee’s teacher.

READ THE FULL POST AT BLEEDING COOL:
Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh: The Melancholy Kung Fu of Wong Kar Wai

Ain’t Them Bodies Saints Soundtrack Album Announced!

Lakeshore Records is proud to announce the release of the soundtrack album to the critically acclaimed “Ain’t Them Bodies Saints.” The film opens in theaters on Friday August 16th. Soundtrack available Tuesday August 13th. More details forthcoming.

Synopsis
Bob Muldoon (Casey Affleck) and Ruth Guthrie (Rooney Mara), an impassioned young outlaw couple on an extended crime spree, are finally apprehended by lawmen after a shootout in the Texas hills. Although Ruth wounds a local officer, Bob takes the blame. But four years later, Bob escapes from prison and sets out to find Ruth and their daughter, born during his incarceration.