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William H. Macy’s Acclaimed ‘Rudderless’ Movie Debuts On Starz, Own The Soundtrack!

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The most pleasantly surprising element of Rudderless is its soundtrack. The songs, most of which are actually performed by the Rudderless band (Crudup, Yelchin, Ben Kweller, and Ryand Dean, and primarily written by Simon Steadman and Charlton Pettus) are melodious and endearing, both humorous and moving. Crudup and Yelchin prove talented musicians. – Under The Radar

 

Director William H. Macy’s directorial debut in Rudderless, is now available On Demand via Starz — watch it tonight on Starz Edge at 10:10 p.m. ET!  Starring Billy Crudup, Anton Yelchin, Felicity Huffman, Selena Gomez and Laurence Fishburne, and rocker Ben Kweller (who made his acting debut), film critic Daniel Schweiger says, “Not since Prince’s end set of Purple Rain has a movie singer ripped his guts out to such powerful effect, if done here to understandably more lyrically strumming resonance for one of this year’s most powerfully moving film scenes.”

The critically-acclaimed Rudderless Soundtrack also features performances by the Rudderless Band (Billy Crudup, Anton Yelchin, Ben Kweller, Ryan Dean).

Paramount Home Media presents RUDDERLESS, available now on Starz (check availability), On Demand (rent it on iTunes) and on Blu-ray/DVD (get it here).

 

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Lakeshore Records Endless Summer MixTape Cassette Giveaway! Awesome Songs From Amazing Albums!

Lakeshore’s Summer Cassette Sampler Features Tracks From Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!, The D Train, The Age Of Adaline, Laggies, Rudderless, Little Miss Sunshine, Song One, Mama’s Boy, Pineapple Express And Syfy’s Defiance TV Series

 

The summer doesn’t have to end when you’ve got songs from amazing albums playing on repeat!  Lakeshore Records made a summer audio cassette sampler featuring popular singles from soundtrack albums over the years.  Want to snag yourself a copy for your listening pleasure?  No problem.  Everyday during the month of August, Lakeshore Records will be giving away one limited edition audio cassette sampler to a Facebook Fan!  You won’t find this epic compilation anywhere else.  Read further for the track listing and giveaway details!

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Father’s Day Movie Pick: Infinitely Polar Bear

Happy Father’s Day!  What’s your favorite Father’s Day-themed movie?

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Hot On iTunes: See ‘Song One’ And ‘Rudderless’ Available Now On VOD

Weekend Survival Kit: Watch Song One And Rudderless on iTunes as the albums climb the charts!

Here’s your weekend survival kit: make some popcorn, grab a comfy pillow, and settle in for these Lakeshore Records releases, climbing the iTunes charts this weekend!

What’s Hot On VOD:

Song One (rent/buy movie on iTunes)

Buy The Album: Song One (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)


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Rudderless (rent/buy movie on iTunes)

Buy The Album: Rudderless (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)


Watch Rudderless Album Preview On YouTube

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Rudderless Arrives On DVD

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Both Albums Charting on the Itunes Top 20 Soundtracks!

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Rudderless: William H. Macy’s Critically Acclaimed Film Arrives On DVD (January 20), Download The Hit Album Today

Rudderless: William H. Macy’s Critically-Acclaimed Film Starring Billy Crudup, Felicity Huffman and Anton Yelchin, Arrives On DVD (January 20), Own The Hit Album Which Charted To #5 On iTunes!

 

So good are Rudderless’ sets that one could easily imagine the band becoming the real deal, especially lead singer Cudrup, whose delivery of the emotionally climactic “Sing Along” makes one feel the ghost of John Lennon as much as it does his character’s son. Not since Prince’s end set of PURPLE RAIN  has a movie singer ripped his guts out to such powerful effect, if done here to understandably more lyrically strumming resonance for one of this year’s most powerfully moving film scenes. -Daniel Schweiger, AssignmentX

 

Rudderless, the critically-acclaimed film directed by William H. Macy (on his directorial debut) and starring Billy Crudup, Felicity Huffman and Anton Yelchin, is now available on DVD (order Rudderless here) and digital download (rent it on iTunes).  Featuring on-screen performances by co-stars Billy Crudup, Anton Yelchin and Ben Kweller as the Rudderless band, the idea that music heals — whether that be for a grieving father or a young man who needs someone to believe in him — is a theme that resounded with movie audiences.

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Rudderless (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack): iTunes | Buy CD


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A grieving father in a downward spiral stumbles across a box of his recently deceased son’s demo tapes and lyrics. Shocked by the discovery of this unknown talent, he forms a band in the hope of finding some catharsis. [IMDB]

Lakeshore Records: Rudderless (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Watch Rudderless available now on DVD (order here) digital download (rent it on iTunes).

Rudderless Tops iTunes Soundtrack Chart


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