With Original Music Composed By Christophe Beck
(September 25, 2017 – Los Angeles, CA) – Varèse Sarabande will release the AMERICAN MADE – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack digitally and on September 29 and CD on October 27, 2017. The soundtrack features classic hits by The Allman Brothers Band, Townes Van Zandt, Linda Ronstadt and three original score suites composed by Christophe Beck (FROZEN, ANT-MAN).
In Universal Pictures’ AMERICAN MADE, Tom Cruise reunites with his Edge of Tomorrow director, Doug Liman (The Bourne Identity, Mr. and Mrs. Smith), in this international escapade based on the outrageous (and real) exploits of a hustler and pilot unexpectedly recruited by the CIA to run one of the biggest covert operations in U.S. history. Based on a true story, American Made co-stars Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright, E. Roger Mitchell, Jesse Plemons, Lola Kirke, Alejandro Edda, Benito Martinez, Caleb Landry Jones and Jayma Mays.
- A Fifth of Beethoven (Performed by Walter Murphy & The Big Apple Band) (3:04)
- One Way Out (Performed by The Allman Brothers Band) (4:57)
- Blue Bayou (Performed by Linda Ronstadt) (3:53)
- Seguro Lo Hara Otro (Performed by John Ever Villa) (3:22)
- Black Widow Blues (Performed by Townes Van Zandt) (2:23)
- Hooked On Classics (Part 1 & 2) (Performed by Louis Clark & The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra) (5:07)
- I Don’t Need You (Performed by The Troyes) (2:08)
- Loud n’ Restless (Performed by Loosely Tight) (4:20)
- What Makes A Good Man? (Performed by The Heavy) (3:48)
- What Now?* (2:03)
- Sandanistas y Reagan* (1:06)
- Heading to the States* (2:44)
*Composed by Christophe Beck
Universal Pictures presents AMERICAN MADE in theaters on September 29, 2017. Varèse Sarabande will release the AMERICAN MADE – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack digitally on September 29 and on CD October 27, 2017
ABOUT CHRISTOPHE BECK
Christophe Beck is behind the score to the Golden Globe®- and Oscar®-winning film Frozen. The Frozen soundtrack certified Platinum 11 weeks after its release, selling more than 1 million copies, and spent five non-consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 album chart. Beck’s other work includes the blockbuster Hangover trilogy, Due Date, Date Night and Pitch Perfect. He staged the drama for such films as We Are Marshall, Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Under the Tuscan Sun, and indie films Phoebe in Wonderland, Saved!, and the award-winning documentary Waiting for Superman.
In addition to Frozen—which earned Beck an Annie Award for best score—recent work includes Marvel’s Ant-Man starring Paul Rudd, Shana Feste’s romantic drama Endless Love, Doug Liman’s Edge of Tomorrow starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt, Luke Greenfield’s comedy Let’s Be Cops for Twentieth Century Fox, Andrew Niccol’s thriller Good Kill starring Ethan Hawke and Daniel Barnz’s drama Cake starring Anna Kendrick and Jennifer Aniston, Hot Tub Time Machine 2 for MGM, Twentieth Century Fox’s The Peanuts Movie, Sisters starring Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, and Trolls starring Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake.
The Canadian composer began playing piano at the age of five, studied music at Yale and attended the USC film scoring program under the tutelage of composers like Jerry Goldsmith. He started composing in television at the personal recommendation of Disney music legend Buddy Baker, and was soon writing for the hit series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, earning an Emmy® Award.