BUCK ROGERS IN THE 25th CENTURY – Stu Phillips (Intrada Special Collection Volume 60) – 35:51COSI COME SEI – Ennio Morricone (Cinevox MDF 623)ESCALATION – Ennio Morricone (Digitmovies CDDM 105)HATCHET FOR THE HONEYMOON – Sante Maria Romitelli (Digitmovies CDDM 107)HORTON HEARS A WHO! – John Powell (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 888 2) – 59:54I GIGANTI DELA TESSAGLIA – Carlo Rustichelli (Digitmovies CDDM 108) – 74:05LA BARONESSA DI CARINI – Paolo Vivaldi (Rai Trade FRT 428) – 76:54LA LICEALE / LA LICEALE NELLA CLASSE DEI RIPETENTI – Vittorio Pezzolla / Gianni Ferrio (Digitmovies CDDM 106)LEATHERHEADS – Randy Newman (Varèse Sarabande 302 … Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


(Hollywood, CA) Award-winning composer George S. Clinton scores New Line’s “Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay.” The sequel to “Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle,” follows the cross-country adventures of the pot-smoking duo as they try to outrun authorities who suspect them of being terrorists. Joe Levdon from Variety said, “”Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay” is one of the ballsiest comedies to come out of Hollywood in a long time. No kidding.” “Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay” opens in theatres on April 25. The soundtrack will be available on Lakeshore Records. Clinton’s method of … Continue reading GEORGE S. CLINTON SCORES ‘HAROLD & KUMAR ESCAPE FROM GUANTANAMO BAY’


Aleph Records To Release The Soundtracks for Sudden Impact And SPOOKS. The Music From Bullitt to Appear In Hei$t (March 20, 2008- Los Angeles, CA) – Aleph Records will release the soundtrack for Sudden Impact and SPOOKS on May 6. Sudden Impact was the fourth film of the five film “Dirty Harry” series. Composer Lalo Schifrin returned to the series, after composing Dirty Harry and Magnum Force, but not the third film The Enforcer. Aleph Records has released the soundtracks for the first three films. With only excerpts released on the first “Dirty Harry” LP, Sudden Impact includes the complete … Continue reading LALO SCHIFRIN MUSIC ON CD, COMIC AND VIDEO GAME


10,000 BC – Harald Kloser, Thomas Wander (Decca 1082402) – 49:15CARETAKERS / THE YOUNG DOCTORS – Elmer Bernstein (Varèse Sarabande VCL 0208 1073)COMES A HORSEMAN – Michael Small (Intrada Special Collection Volume 61) – 41:50FOOL’S GOLD – George Fenton (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 885 2)MATILDA – David Newman (Varèse Sarabande VCL 0208 1075)NORTH AND SOUTH – Bill Conti (Varèse Sarabande VCL 0208 1072, 4 CDs)AN UNFINISHED LIFE – PIANO SKETCHES – Christopher Young (BSXCD 8835)VIVA ZAPATA! / THE 13th LETTER – Alex North (Varèse Sarabande VCL 0208 1074) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


BLUE JEANS – Nico Fidenco (Digitmovies CDDM)COMIN’ AT YA! – Carlo Savina (GDM 4108)FEMINA RIDENS – Stelvio Cipriani (Digitmovies CDDM 103)LA BATTAGLIA DI MARATONA – Roberto Nicolosi (Digitmovies CDDM 101)MATRIMONIO CON VIZIETTO – Ennio Morricone (Digitmovies CDDM 102)MISS LETTIE AND ME – Alan Williams (SMCD 023)STATO INTERESSANTE – Ennio Morricone (GDM Club 7049)SUPERMAN: THE MUSIC (1978 – 1988) – John Williams, Ken Thorne, Alexander Courage, etc (FSM BOX 02, 8 CDs)UN OMICIDIO PERFETTO A TERMINE DI LEGGE – Giorgio Gaslini (FDS 29) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


“Sleepwalking” Opens Nationally March 14 (Los Angeles, CA) Award-winning composer Christopher Young adds to an impressive list of nearly 100 feature films in virtually every genre with the score to “Sleepwalking,” the drama stars Charlize Theron (who was also involved as a producer on the film), Nick Stahl, AnnaSophia Robb, Dennis Hopper and Woody Harrelson. This is the second time that Young has united on a film with Theron who in 2001 starred in “Sweet November” which Young scored. Sleepwalking” premiered at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival and is scheduled to open nationally on March 14. Young’s music can currently … Continue reading CHRISTOPHER YOUNG SCORES ‘SLEEPWALKING’


Leonard Rosenman, the two-time Oscar-winning composer who was credited with helping to modernize film music in the 1950s and ’60s, died Tuesday of a heart attack at the Motion Picture & Television Country House and Hospital in Woodland Hills, Calif. He was 83. Rosenman composed the scores for about four dozen films including the James Dean classics “East of Eden” and “Rebel Without a Cause,” as well as such science-fiction films as “Fantastic Voyage” and “Beneath the Planet of the Apes” and period pieces including “A Man Called Horse.” He won back-to-back Oscars in 1975 and 1976 for adapting the … Continue reading LEONARD ROSENMAN: 1924-2008