Category Archives: Scores

New Blu-ray/DVD Releases: LBJ and The Ballad Of Lefty Brown

This month, these two Blu-ray and DVD releases comes to you from Academy Award®-nominated Director Rob Reiner, and Jared Moshé, director of the acclaimed western, Dead Man’s Burden: LBJ and The Ballad Of Lefty Brown, respectively.  Rob Reiner’s LBJ showcases an almost unrecognizable Woody Harrelson in the titular role, with score by five-time Academy Award ® nominee Marc Shaiman (The American President, A Few Good Men), and Bill Pullman is in his element in The Ballad of Lefty Brown, with score by H. Scott Salinas (Cartel Land).  See below for critics reviews, trailers and purchase links!

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Congratulations Ryan Coogler, Black Panther #1 Film! See First Film ‘Fruitvale Station’

Before audiences saw Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther film, movie goers were introduced to his work in Fruitvale Station, his directorial debut.  The acclaimed film earned over 33 awards, including The Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival, Best First Feature at the Indie Spirit Awards, Un Certain Regard Avenir Prize at Cannes, and Outstanding Original Song at the Black Reel Awards for “Waiting For My Moment”.  What a great find for indie film enthusiasts!

Fruitvale Station stars Michael B. Jordan, Melonie Diaz, Kevin Durand, and Academy Award® winner Octavia Spencer.  Cue up this early Ryan Coogler film and listen to the soundtrack below, featuring score by Ludwig Goransson!

Soundtrack Available Now: [Download/Stream]

FRUITVALE STATION is available now on Blu-ray/DVD (get it here), Digital (get it on iTunes) and now on Netflix.

 

 

Catch An Advance Screening Of ‘Love, Simon’ – Score By Rob Simonsen!

Everybody deserves a great love story! Catch an advance screening this week of Love, Simon, starring Nick Robinson (Jurassic World), Katherine Langford (13 Reasons Why), Alexandra Shipp (X-Men: Apocalypse), Jorge Lendeborg Jr. (Spider-Man: Homecoming), Miles Heizer (Nerve), Keiynan Lonsdale (Insurgent), Logan Miller (“The Walking Dead“), Jennifer Garner (Dallas Buyers Club), Josh Duhamel (Transformers: The Last Knight), and Tony Hale (“Arrested Development“) — find a theater here.

Directed by Greg Berlanti (executive producer of “Riverdale”, “Political Animal”), the film features score by Rob a Simonsen (The Spectacular Now, Nerve, The Age of Adaline, Foxcatcher). Stay tuned for more details on the forthcoming score album!

20th Century FOX presents LOVE, SIMON, in theaters Friday, March 16!

 

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New Music Friday! Soundtrack Releases From ‘Altered Carbon’, ‘Dead Shack’, ‘Winchester’ + ‘The Polka King’ Vinyl


 
This week, coincidentally, we’re releasing soundtracks that feature people coming back to life!  Jeff Russo’s score to cyberpunk masterpiece Altered Carbon is now available widely on all digital music services; zom-com Dead Shack gets two soundtrack releases (plus a cassette), all music by Canadian Indie-electro duo HUMANS; Peter Ricq’s score to Winchester will haunt you!  Also, The Polka King on vinyl will revive your love for all things polka, featuring The Jack Black Polka Band and Jan Lewan & His Orchestra.  See below for purchase links and more!

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Hear The First Track From ‘Annihilation’ Now, Score by Geoff Barrow & Ben Salisbury (Ex-Machina)!

Lakeshore Records and Invada Records will co-release Annihilation (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), featuring a score by Ben Salisbury and Geoff Barrow, worldwide. The composing partners have once again joined forces with writer and director Alex Garland (28 Days Later), for the filmmaker’s upcoming film from Paramount Pictures and Skydance, starring Natalie Portman and produced by Scott Rudin, Andrew MacDonald, Allon Reich, and Eli Bush. Their score for Garland’s Oscar®-nominated Ex Machina gained two World Soundtrack Awards nominations and was the 2016 Ivor Novello Award Winner for Best Original Score.  See the track list below.

The soundtrack will be released digitally in North America by Lakeshore Records and in the UK/Europe by Invada Records February 23 with CD and vinyl editions forthcoming.  Listen to the debut track, “The Alien” here:

 

Pre-order The Album: [iTunes]

Paramount Pictures will release the film in U.S. on February 23 and on Netflix outside the U.S. from March 12.

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