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 Posted:   Jan 31, 2013 - 5:39 PM   
 By:   Ray Worley   (Member)

While there are certainly plenty of scores out there that I would love to see a release of, and there are a couple of "Holy Grails" that have had incomplete or disappointing suite/excerpt releases ("Valley of Gwangi" and "Mister Moses").
So many of my grails have been finally released in just the last 2-3 years, there is only one true Grail left for me:

Sol Kaplan's WAY OF A GAUCHO

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 31, 2013 - 8:10 PM   
 By:   Kevin Costigan   (Member)

and would also love The Postman by Newton-Howard (further proof that dreadful movies do sometimes have amazing scores)

The Postman is quite an excellent film. I knew back in 1997 that eventually I'd start seeing people re-evaluating the movie and realizing it's actually pretty good, and I've been seeing signs of that in recent years. I do hope the score is expanded at some point.


Its a fantastic score, but the film is truly dreadful.

I have the distinct pleasure of going to the Film's premiere, sitting in front of Costner and his family and laughing my ass off during the scene when the little boy (Costner's son) ran out into the road and held out the letter waiting for the "Postman" to ride back down the road and snatch the letter from the kid's hand. Pure MST3K moment!

(I was almost expecting a boot to the head after laughing that hard, but nothing happened)

Great score...great bad movie

MV


I remember liking the film when I saw it on DVD in 98. Dunno if it was because I just wanted to be entertained (and could throw out any logical thinking) or root for the underdog, which I still do. Nonetheless, I loved the score and still yearn for an expanded CD presentation.

MV! Dude! Booby! I hope you have the love, desire and power to persuade WB to let LLL get a complete version out! :-)

 
 Posted:   Feb 1, 2013 - 9:22 AM   
 By:   Superman1701   (Member)

How about..?

Back To The Future II
Star Trek Nemesis
heck any remaining Trek for that matter
Ghostbusters II
The Witches (Stanley Myers)
Get Smart (TV)
Apollo 13
Judge Dredd (Silvestri)
Super Mario Brothers (Silvestri)
Cop & A Half ( Silvestri)

And many more.

 
 Posted:   Feb 1, 2013 - 2:09 PM   
 By:   David Kessler   (Member)

10 scores I would give my left knuckle for:

Georgio Moroders OVER THE TOP
J.P Robinsons BLIND FURY
M.Kamens HIGHLANDER
Jay Chattaways RELENTLESS
Patrick Moriaz THE STEPFATHER
Barry DeVorzons LOOKER
Jan Hammers DARK ANGEL a.k.a I COME IN PEACE
Joel Goldsmiths WATCHERS
Bill Contis NOMADS
Sylvester Levays COBRA

and ofcourse a complete Bill Conti ROCKY boxset

Did I mention that I love the 80´s smile

 
 Posted:   Feb 1, 2013 - 2:26 PM   
 By:   Justin Boggan   (Member)

Forgot some more!

FILM:
"That Touch of Mink" (Geroge Duning)
"The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly" (Morricone; including tons of alternates and some un-used music, there's about 4CD's worth)
"The Godfather" (trilogy, complete scores)


And if it was also recorded in stereo...
"Hannie Caulder" (Ken Thorne; the promo is in mono, and could sound better)


TV:
"Quantum Leap" (Mike Post, Velton Ray Bunch [didn't Greg Edmonson do some?]; a great 2/3CD set would be wonderful)

 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 2:38 AM   
 By:   First Breath   (Member)

Tim Truman - Miami Vice Season 5
Patrick Leonard - At Close Range
Jonathan Elias, Alex Lasarenko, Fritz Doddy - Streetwise
Sylvester Levay - Flashfire
Harold Faltermeyer - Fatal Beauty
Thomas Newman - The Man With One Red Shoe

 
 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 3:48 AM   
 By:   KonstantinosZ   (Member)

JOHN WILLIAMS:

Jurassic Park Complete
A.I. complete
Box of early Williams in film (Daddy-O, Because they're young, The Secret Ways, Gidget Goes to Rome, The Plainsman, La Storia di Una Donna, Daddy's GOne A-Hunting, etc.)
Box of early Williams on TV (Kraft Suspense Theater, General Electric theater, etc. etc.)

JERRY GOLDSMITH:
Legend Complete

 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 4:00 AM   
 By:   Score Whore   (Member)

My three never makes it onto these lists by anyone else:

The Heiress (Copland)
The Court Jester (various)
Thoroughly Modern Millie (Bernstein)

 
 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 4:58 AM   
 By:   geert custers   (Member)

OBSESSION
OBSESSION
OBSESSION
OBSESSION
OBSESSION
OBSESSION
OBSESSION
OBSESSION
OBSESSION

 
 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 10:15 AM   
 By:   Giorgio Moroder   (Member)



Giorgio Moroder Over The Top
Giorgio Moroder Scarface (my holy holy grail for 2013) I hope....
Brad Fiedel Fright Night II
Sylvester Levay Cobra - Stone Cold
Harold Faltermeyer Beverly Hills Cop
John Carpenter In The Mouth of Madness complete
Charles Bernstein A Nightmare On Elm Street complete
Hans Zimmer Drop Zone
Jan Hammer Miami Vice
Jonathan Elias Tuff Turf
Dave Grusin Tequila Sunrise

 
 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 10:50 AM   
 By:   Foodman   (Member)

Goldsmith's, The List Of Adrian Messenger! How long do we have to wait for this?

 
 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 11:43 AM   
 By:   John Black   (Member)

Both a complete OBSESSION and THE LIST OF ADRIAN MESSENGER fall into the "When do we get these?" category. They're both huge needs from major composers.

 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 11:51 AM   
 By:   EvilDead   (Member)

Spider-man 3.

 
 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 12:16 PM   
 By:   Yen Fai   (Member)

All these and more! But especially:


Peter Matz's score to The Private Eyes

And huge votes for Highlander. smile

 
 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 3:09 PM   
 By:   propinquity   (Member)

Williams' Dracula restored

Eiger Sanction

Jaws 2

Young Sherlock Holmes (coming from Intrada this year)

 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 7:20 PM   
 By:   Taylor Fenno   (Member)

The Mighty Ducks and all the sequels in one set

 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 7:37 PM   
 By:   General Kael   (Member)

The Village
Willow
The Lion King
Sunshine (CD Release)
The Complete and Remastered Star Wars Saga (If only!!!)

 
 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 7:50 PM   
 By:   henry   (Member)

Anything by Conti.

 
 Posted:   Feb 2, 2013 - 10:37 PM   
 By:   Sigerson Holmes   (Member)

"Kazablan," the smash hit Israeli musical by Dov Seltzer ("The 7 Magnificent Gladiators").

In an attempt to make it an international hit, it was filmed in both Hebrew and English. A two-disc release with both versions (and all the never-released underscoring) would be a treat.

 
 Posted:   Sep 13, 2013 - 5:24 PM   
 By:   edwzoomom   (Member)


I thought about this at length - what score do you REALLY want, have ALWAYS wanted but will NEVER have? For me, it is "Brian's Song". It was a movie about a football player! In 1971 I hated football but LOVED James Caan and Billy Dee Williams. How floored was I when I fell for this movie and the touching story of Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers. The beautiful score written by Michel Legrand is my holy grail!

 
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