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Tag Archives: John Williams

“The BFG” marks Steven Spielberg’s first collaboration with Disney

Believe it or not, legendary filmmaker Steven Spielberg has yet to make a movie over at Disney. He finally has though, with the release this week of The BFG, based on the classic book of the same name by Roald Dahl. As I’ll get into below, Spielberg and Disney have[...]

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” sets box office records with a $529,000,000 worldwide opening

Well, this won’t really surprise anybody, but Star Wars: The Force Awakens did really well this weekend. Yes, with a domestic opening at the box office of $247,000,000 (not to mention an A Cinemascore), audiences throughout the United States joined critics in worshipping this return to the Star Wars saga.[...]

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[...]

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” drops one final Trailer

After much hype, yesterday during Monday Night Football the last Trailer for Episode VII of the Star Wars saga was dropped on the masses. I’ll have it for you below, of course, but I’m going to use this occasion to talk a bit more and perhaps even repeat myself about[...]

And the BAFTA Award Winners are…

Argo was named Best Film at tonight’s EE British Academy Film Awards hosted by Stephen Fry, held at London’s Royal Opera House. And the British Academy of Film and Television Arts award winners are… BEST FILM WINNER – ARGO Grant Heslov, Ben Affleck, George Clooney LES MISÉRABLES Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner,[...]

“The Artist” wins Globe for Best Original Score – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Ludovic Bource won the Golden Globe for Best Original Score on Sunday evening for his work on “The Artist.” It was his first win at the Globes. His score triumphed over “W.E.” (Abel Korzeniowski), “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” (Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross), “Hugo” (Howard[...]

“Hugo,” “The Artist” lead Critics’ Choice with 11 noms – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Martin Scorsese’s “Hugo” and Michel Hazanavicius’ “The Artist” lead the field of nominated films competing in the 17th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards. Members of the Broadcast Film Critics’ Association handed out 11 nominations to each film, one short of the record 12 nominations earned by “Black[...]

Steven Spielberg’s “War Horse” gets posterized – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Majestic. Artistic. An emphasis on the friendship between a boy and his special horse. The new poster for Steven Spielberg’s “War Horse,” recently revealed by EW.com, is everything that you’d expect from a period drama harboring serious Oscar hopes. We still don’t know much about “War Horse”[...]

John Williams Returns to Score “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2”

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Composer John Williams will return to compose the score for the final “Harry Potter” film, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2,” WB Brazil has confirmed to Brazil-based fansite Potterish. Williams is a legend in Hollywood, having composed some of the indutry’s most well-known and beloved[...]

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Theme Park has grand opening

HollywoodNews.com: The highly-anticipated “Wizard World of Harry Potter Theme Park” in Orlando, Florida finally had its preview part last night to gear up for the official launch. Among stars that showed up to celebrate the event were “Harry Potter’s” own Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Tom Felton, and even creator J.K. Rowling.[...]