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Simon Kinberg: 'Dark Phoenix' Story "Required an Intensity to tell Properly"

Bear McCreary Chats 'Godzilla', Netflix's 'Rim of the World' [Interview]

Pictures called FREAKING Godzilla: King of the Monsters.That's not counting the umpteen tv series with McCreary scores (The Walking Dead, Outlander, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.), the award-winning video games (God of War), and that other film project dropping later this year (Child's Play).Needless to say, we were delighted to get to chat with Bear about some[...]

'Close Encounters' Wows at San Francisco Symphony [Review]

With Dolby's headquarters here their flagship theater is amazing, so what could sound better? How about watching a classic film while the score is performed live by a world-class Symphony In the latest of the San Francisco Symphony's films in concert series, conductor Joshua Gersen leads the combined symphony and chorus through the full John Williams[...]


Star Wars Rebels Composer Kevin Kiner to Score Titans

According to Film Music Reporter, Kevin Kiner will score the upcoming series.Kiner is an Emmy nominated composer for his work on Star Wars Rebels He's also worked on CSI: Miami, Wing Commander, Making a Murder, Jane the Virgin, Narcos, and will be returning to score the upcoming season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars for the[...]

Bear McCreary Talks Composing for 'Godzilla: King of the Monsters'

It also whetted the appetite of every film score fan in the audience for the news that came shortly there after.Following the trailer reveal (practically bringing down the house), director Michael Dougherty and some of the cast came out on stage to the strains of a rather rockin' rendition of Blue Oyster Cult's "Godzilla"[...]

Award-Winning Composer Kevin Riepl Talks 'Higher Power,' Inspirations and Geek Guilty Pleasures

Welcome to the world of director Matthew Santoro's sci-fi action-thriller Higher Power, currently available on on-demand services.Bleeding Cool was pleased to have had the opportunity to speak with the film's award-winning composer Kevin Riepl (Cabin Fever, Gears of War) about the film; further elaborating on how Santoro's vision for the score proved to be quite unique to the[...]

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Rampage Composer Andrew Lockington on Scoring Monsters and The Rock

Conducting an interview with Rampage's score composer Andrew Lockington, Bleeding Cool contributor Jimmy Leszczynski writes:Today I sit down to chat with the composer of Rampage, Andrew Lockington You may recognize Andrew’s work from such features as San Andreas, Percy Jackson: Sea Monsters, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, Incarnate, as well as The Space Between Us. Today, however,[...]

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Happy Birthday, John Williams: Bleeding Cool Staff Talks Favorite Williams Pieces, Scores

The 86-years-young maestro has been the aural architect of some of the most impactful and enduring scores in modern cinema history — here are some favorites of the Bleeding Cool staff.[caption id="attachment_773093" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Kaitlyn Booth:Jaws, because there is no possible way that should work[...]

Hans Zimmer

Evan Peters Says Hans Zimmer Will Score Dark Phoenix

Hans Zimmer has scored a lot of iconic superheroes in feature films He did the Christopher Nolan Dark Knight trilogy, Snyder's Man of Steel, Sony's The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and created Wonder Woman's theme for BvS (meaning he got a co-credit for Wonder Woman which used the theme in much of the score).[caption id="attachment_698456" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Zimmer on stage during[...]

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'Mindhunter' Season 2: David Fincher To Examine Atlanta Child Murders

During a conversation that he and composer Jason Hill were having with the music industry publication regarding the series; unsettling score Fincher had this to say about what was still to come and how it will impact the show's soundtrack and score: “Next year we’re looking at the Atlanta child murders, so we’ll have a lot[...]

Danny Elfman To Score 'Justice League'

It's time to bring on a composer for Justice League and according to the The Hollywood Reporter that composer is Danny Elfman. They have brought on Elfman just as the reshoots that Joss Whedon is doing have started. Zack Snyder had to step away from the project for a family tragedy so Whedon was brought […]

'Score' Is A Documentary For The OST Nerd In All Of Us

A good score can make a good movie great or ruin what could be amazing scene The great composers will make a theme that is instantly iconic that will live on for as long as the characters or story Score is a documentary about the composers that make our movies great by bringing these[...]

SCORE: A Film Music Documentary Heads To Kickstarter

By Matt SchraderTITLE: SCORE: A Film Music DocumentaryCREATORS: Director Matt Schrader, Executive Producer Trevor Thompson, Director of Photography Kenny Holmes, Producers Nate Gold and Jonathan Willbanks, associate producer Crystal Chavarria.CAMPAIGN END DATE: MARCH 16PUBLISH DATE: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 16Score to tell the stories behind the world’s most beloved musicFundraising for the film music documentary kicks off[...]




Randy Newman Sings Part Of The Monsters University Theme That He Hasn't Written Yet

Having scored Monsters Inc Randy Newman is returning to write the score, and at least one song, for Monsters University In this video from the Brave premiere red carpet, Newman reveals that he's writing the University song for the film And then proceeds to sing.. something Something that will sound completely different, I'm sure, once[...]