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Eight Mother’s Day Film and TV Picks: ‘Bates Motel’, ‘Grace And Frankie’, ‘The Hollars’, ‘Little Miss Sunshine’ + More!

Mother's Day 2017 Film and TV Picks

This year, we have a mother of a movie picks list for your Mother’s Day viewing pleasure!  Our favorite moms include Norma Bates (played by Vera Farmiga) from the EMMY®-nominated A&E series, “Bates Motel”, and Grace and Frankie (played by Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, respectively) from the EMMY-nominated Netflix comedy series.  Also see below for several more movie viewing suggestions.  What is your Mother’s Day pick?

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5 Mother’s Day Movies We Love With Great Soundtracks!

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There are so many movies to choose from, but here are our picks for this year’s Mother’s Day viewing pleasure, based on endearing family stories and featuring music by acclaimed composers and hit makers we love.  Which film will you see?

THE AGE OF ADALINE (Download Here: iTunes)

Blake Lively is captivating as Adaline, a 29-year-old who survives a near-death experience and from that day on, never grows older.  Adaline guards her secret and her heart for eight decades until a charming philanthropist (Michiel Huisman) and his parents (Harris Ford and Kathy Baker) force Adaline to confront her destiny in this unforgettable tale about the timeless power of love.  Score by Rob Simonsen.

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The Age Of Adaline (Original Motion Picture Score): iTunes | Buy CD
The Age Of Adaline (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack): iTunes | Buy CD

 

LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE (Rent It Here: iTunes)

Little Miss Sunshine (rent it on iTunes) is about a dysfunctional family who races across the country in a VW bus to get their little girl (Abigail Breslin) into a beauty pageant finals.  The film won two Academy Awards® including Best Supporting Actor for Alan Arkin.  The soundtrack featuring music by Mychael Danna and DeVotchKa received a Grammy nomination.

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Little Miss Sunshine (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack): Download | Buy CD

 

THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT (Rent It Here: iTunes)

Academy Award®-nominees Annette Bening and Julianne Moore star in this funny, smart and vibrant portrait of a modern American family. Nic (Bening) and Jules (Moore) are your average suburban couple raising their two teens, Joni (Mia Wasikowska) and Laser (Josh Hutchinson), in Southern California.  But when the kids secretly track down their “donor dad,” Paul (Mark Ruffalo), an unexpected new chapter begins for everyone as family ties are defined, re-defined and then re-re-defined.  Fall in love with the big-hearted comedy that critics have called “one of the best fils of the year!”

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The Kids Are All Right (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack): Download | Buy CD

 

EXPECTING (Rent It Here: iTunes)

Expecting also stars Radha Mitchell as “Lizzie,” who has given up trying to conceive after years of trying with her husband, until her best friend Andie (played by Michelle Monaghan), gets pregnant unexpectedly.  Score by Mark Kilian.

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Expecting (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack):  Download | Buy CD

 

I DON’T KNOW HOW SHE DOES IT (Rent It Here: iTunes)

Kate Reddy (Sarah Jessical Parker of SEX AND THE CITY FRANCHISE) is a finance executive who manages the ultimate balancing act between work and her adoring family. With the support of her best friend and fellow working mother Allison (Christina Hendricks of TV’s MAD MEN), Kate generally manages to keep her out-of-work husband Richard (Greg Kenner of LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE), two young children and colleagues happy.  But life gets difficult when she lands a lucrative new account that requires frequent travel, at the same time Richard receives a job offer he can’t refuse.  Further complicating matters are her ambitious, child-phobic junior associate Momo (Olivia Munn of TV’s PERFECT COUPLES) and new business partner Jack (Pierce Brosnan of MAMMA MIA!, JAMES BOND FRANCHISE), who becomes an unexpected source of temptation.  Based on the novel by Allison Pearson.  Score by Aaron Zigman.

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I Don’t Know How She Does It (Original Motion Picture Score): iTunes | Buy CD
I Don’t Know How She Does It (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack): iTunes | Buy CD

 

April Vinyl Month: Five Soundtrack Albums Featured This Week

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We’ve featured Lakeshore Records vinyl releases all April in celebration of this year’s Record Store Day, and here are five soundtracks highlighted you may have missed this week – see the links below for details.  Whether you’re a die-hard or occasional vinyl collector, we’ve got something for you.  Watch our album preview and music video playlist of all the featured soundtracks on vinyl!

Which albums do you have?  Let us know in the comments below.

Napoleon Dynamite Grammy Nominated Soundtrack 2xLP

Nacho Libre Limited Edition Blue 2xLP

Blue Valentine Feat. Grizzly Bear Limited Edition Blue 2xLP

Little Miss Sunshine Grammy Nominated Limited Edition Yellow LP

From Inside Gary Numan Edition 2xLP

For more soundtrack offerings on vinyl, head on over to our Vinyl Store!

 

Vinyl : Little Miss Sunshine Grammy-Nominated Soundtrack On Golden Yellow LP

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Grammy®-nominated Little Miss Sunshine (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) released by Lakeshore Records was selected an exclusive release selected for Record Store Day Black Friday (in Starburst yellow).  This latest release in yellow color vinyl (limited to 500) has the same award-winning music and features DeVotchka, Mychael Danna, Sufjan Stevens and more.  The two-time Academy Award®-winning film is an instant classic, and so is the album!  See below for track listings and more.

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Happy Birthday Bryan Cranston, Academy Award Nominee Of ‘Trumbo’, ‘Drive’ And More!

Happy birthday Bryan Cranston, Best Actor Academy Award® nominee for Trumbo!  Before playing Dalton Trumbo, movie fans may remember Bryan Cranston from Drive (as Shannon), “Breaking Bad” (as Walter White), and appearances in The Lincoln Lawyer (as Detective Lankford), Little Miss Sunshine (as Stan Grossman) and many more.  He was the dad in Fox’s “Malcolm In The Middle” hit TV series!  Cue up Bryan Cranston’s films with soundtracks released by Lakeshore Records!

Bleecker Street presents TRUMBO, now averrable on Blu-ray/DVD (get it here) and Digital Download (get it on iTunes)!

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