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Jake Gyllenhaal shines above superficial story in ‘Nightcrawler’ – a film review

A great teaser trailer released a few months back hinted that Nightcrawler would present a character study of a manic man determined to get a job ( 1,183 more words


The Lumineers and The Hanging Tree

I like hanging out under rocks lately, especially where it comes to Mockingjay Part 1. And now you’re all scratching your heads, and wondering what is wrong with me. 347 more words


Nightcrawler (James Newton Howard)

Nightcrawler Soundtrack by James Newton Howard (2014)

Get it:  If you want music that is not very high-energy but is high-profile

Don’t get it:  If you like something melody focused… 349 more words


The Sixth Sense (1999) IMDB Top 250 Guest Review

Today’s IMDB Top 250 Guest Review comes from Allie & Jenna of Flick Chicks. Thanks for the review, girls! :-) Now let’s hear them discuss… 622 more words


Maleficent: The Deluxe Edition by James Newton Howard

I liked the scene in movie, so here is an alternate cover in Varèse Sarabande Deluxe Edition style.

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Music Break: Favorite Themes from BATMAN Screen Adaptations

Happy Wednesday everyone! Inspired by the GOTHAM pilot on Monday night, I thought I’d do a Batman-themed Music Break today. Before I do that, here’s my two cents on the show: 238 more words

Music Break

Keeping Score

I’ve had an affinity for music all my life. Not just any music, mind you. Film scores.

By the time I was ten, I could play entire soundtracks on the 100-year-old upright piano my supportive parents purchased from an Old West saloon in New Mexico. 223 more words

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