Tag Archives: Howard Shore

“Denial” is the perfect film to open the week of the first Presidential debate

On Monday evening, the first of three Presidential debates was held, pitting former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the Democratic candidate, against businessman Donald Trump, the Republican candidate. This Friday, the historical drama Denial opens, and they’re kind of a perfect pairing. Politics aside, there’s a fundamental frustration when it[...]

Living Legends John Williams and Ennio Morricone Compete for the Oscar for Best Original Score

The Academy Award for Best Original Score rewards those musicians who compose the original music for our films. It is without question one of the most recognized crafts categories. It is not difficult to think of examples of film scores that are simply iconic, from “Gone With the Wind” to[...]

Band of Horses, Vampire Weekend, and others complete “Eclipse” soundtrack

By Kim Palacios The MySpace Music Blog had the exclusive, and through a slow trickle since 8AM PST, announced track listings for “Eclipse” every half hour. The final track was posted minutes ago. Here is the final list: 1. Metric – “Eclipse[...]

Oscar-winning “Lord of the Rings” trilogy conquers on Blu-ray

BY SEAN O’CONNELL HollywoodNews.com stays on top of the latest DVD and Blu-ray releases so you know which films are worth your time and money. This week, we recommend: The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy Let’s get the obvious out of the way: New Line Home Entertainment’s initial Blu-ray treatment[...]