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Celebrating The Life and Films Of Anton Yelchin

YelchinVerticleWe are devastated by news of the loss of actor Anton Yelchin. Best known for his portrayal of Chekov in the rebooted Star Trek series and recent indie releases such as Only Lovers Left Alive.

We fell in love with his characters, who all shared a sincerity, humility and earnestness.

Lakeshore Records mourns his passing and sends our deepest condolences to his family, friends and fans. He will be missed, and left us far too soon.

Pick Of The Week: Director Jim Jarmusch’s ‘The Limits Of Control’ Now On Netflix | Watch ‘Only Lovers Left Alive’ Now In Theaters

Catch Director Jim Jarmusch‘s latest film, Only Lovers Left Alive, out now in theaters.  The film stars The Limits of Control‘s Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston (Avengers, Thor).  Lakeshore Records is pleased to have released the The Limits of Control soundtrack (various artists), featuring Boris, Bill Frisell & Earth, Jorge Rodriguez Padilla &, LCD Soundsystem, The Black Angels, and more; and The Limits of Control EP, featuring Bad Rabbit.

Lakeshore Records: Tilda Swinton in Limits of Control (soundtrack)

Download The Albums! The Limits of Control (Various Artists): iTunes The Limits of Control EP: iTunes The Limits of Control (watch it on Netflix) is a story about a mysterious “lone man,” played by Isaach De Bankolé, who is in the process of completing his criminal mission.  Veteran indie filmmaker Jim Jarmusch is known for his trademark use of musicians as actors and other related elements in his films, so be on the look out for a rocker-centric vibe.

Jim Jarmusch’s Only Lovers Left Alive (out now in select theaters) is a stylistic and humanized story about two vampire lovers.  Tom Hiddleston plays “Adam,” a depressed musician who reunites with his lover, “Eve,” played by Tilda Swinton.  Their idyllic time together is threatened by Eve’s wild younger sister, played by Mia Wasikowska (The Kids Are All Right).  Only Lovers received the prestigious Palme D’Or nomination at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.  A musician himself, Jarmusch’s band, SQÜRL, opens the film with its Wanda Jackson cover, Funnel of Love.

Which is your favorite Jim Jarmusch film? Share your comments below!