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Sir William Walton and Sir Laurence Olivier

Considering his vast success in the genre, it is often surprising to think that Sir William Walton initially approached film music with grumbles about cheap musical tricks and resigned financial pragmatism. 152 more words

Composer Focus

THE FACTORY - Piotr Hummel

Original Review by Alan Rogers

I am of a certain age that I remember as a child avidly watching at TV show called “Screen Test… 888 more words


Halloween Supplemental - The Addams Family

https://sideshowsoundtheatre.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/halloween-supplemental-the-addams-family.mp3 Join Will and Wend as they explore the fantastic score to 1991’s The Addams Family, written by Marc Shaiman. They’ll be identifying themes, exploring their favourite musical moments, and providing you with an entertaining accompaniment to this macabre classic



Millions of blogs exist to show off knowledge, skills, and projects.  Bloggers paint an idealized image of the creative process and make it look easy.  You won’t find that sense of effortless artistry here. 297 more words


THE RAZOR’S EDGE – Jack Nitzsche


Original Review by Jonathan Broxton

The Razor’s Edge is an epic poetic drama film, written and directed by John Byrum, adapted from the acclaimed 1944 novel by W. 1,000 more words


RED KROKODIL - Alexander Cimini

Original Review by Alan Rogers

Red Krokodil is a film telling the story of the deteriorating existence of a drug addict living in a post-nuclear city. 1,012 more words