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The latest release from Intrada pairs the LP tracks from two Quincy Jones scores from the 1960s -- the star-laden Western MACKENNA'S GOLD, a film produced by none other than Dimitri Tiomkin, and his Oscar-nominated score for Richard Brooks' classic film version of Truman Capote's IN COLD BLOOD.


Varese Sarabande has announced three new CD Club releases, which can be pre-ordered now and are expected to begin shipping the week of November 20 -- a greatly expanded Deluxe Edition of Jerry Goldsmith's score for director Jan de Bont's lavish remake of THE HAUNTING, starring Liam Neeson, Lili Taylor, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Owen Wilson; a Deluxe Edition of Maurice Jarre's score for the Paul Hogan fantasy-comedy ALMOST AN ANGEL, featuring both the full score tracks and the original CD sequencing; and an Encore Edition re-release of Craig Safan's score for the uplifting true-life drama STAND AND DELIVER, which earned Edward James Olmos a Best Actor Oscar nomination (Olmos and other cast-and-crew members are currently expected to take part in a November 18th public screening of the film at the Academy's Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood, as part of the ongoing Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA at the Academy series.)

The label has also announced an upcoming boxed set -- STEPHEN KING SOUNDTRACK COLLECTION, an eight-disc set featuring two discs of W.G. Snuffy Walden's Emmy-nominated music from the epic miniseries adaptation of THE STAND (previously released by Varese as a single-disc CD); three discs of Nicholas Pike's score for the miniseries remake of THE SHINING (previously available only as a one-disc composer promo); a Deluxe Edition of James Newton Howard's DREAMCATCHER, his fifth score for writer-director Lawrence Kasdan; and Tangerine Dream's score for the 1984 film version of FIRESTARTER.


The latest release from Kritzerland is a two-disc set titled THE RED SHOES: MUSIC FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF BRITISH CINEMA, featuring remastered versions of music from such scores as William Walton's Henry V, Arthur Bliss's Things to Come, and Brian Easdale's Oscar winner The Red Shoes.
 


CDS AVAILABLE THIS WEEK

Dove Non Ho Mai Abitato - Pino Donaggio - Quartet
Final Judgement/The Terror Within II - Terry Plumeri - Howlin' Wolf
A Fish Called Wanda
 - John DuPrez - Music Box
Hammer Horror: Classic Themes (1958 - 1974)
 - various - Silva
Handia
 - Pascal Gaigne - Quartet
Hans Zimmer: Live in Prague - Hans Zimmer - Eagle Rock
Horror Rises from the Tomb/The Killer Is One of Thirteen
 - Alfonso Santisteban, Carmelo Bernaola - Quartet
Killing of the Dolls/Necrophagus 
- Alfonso Santisteban - Quartet
Knock
 - Cyrille Aufort - Quartet
Mackenna's Gold/In Cold Blood - Quincy Jones - Intrada Special Collection
Marrowbone
 - Fernando Velazquez - Quartet
The Night of the Sorcerers/The Witches Mountain 
- Fernando Garcia Morcillo - Quartet
Rage - Ryuichi Sakamoto - Milan
Roman J. Israel, Esq. - James Newton Howard - Sony (import)
Thank You for Your Service 
- Thomas Newman - Sony
Tooth and Tail
 - Austin Wintory - Varese Sarabande
Via Degli Specchi 
- Pino Donaggio - Music Box
Wild Geese II 
- Roy Budd - Caldera
Zombillenium 
- Eric Neveux - Quartet


IN THEATERS TODAY

Bad Match - Amnon Friedlin, Brian McOmber
A Bad Moms Christmas - Christopher Lennertz
Blade of the Immortal - Koji Endo
BPM (Beats Per Minute) - Arnaud Rebotini - Score CD on Because Music
Lady Bird - Jon Brion - Score CD due Dec. 15 on Lakeshore
Last Flag Flying - Graham Reynolds
LBJ - Marc Shaiman - Score CD due Dec. 15 on Lakeshore
Most Beautiful Island - Jeffery Alan Jones
My Friend Dahmer - Andrew Hollander
Repatriation - Robby Elfman
Thor: Ragnarok - Mark Mothersbaugh - Score CD due Nov. 10 on Disney

COMING SOON

November 10
Coco - Michael Giacchino - Disney
The Film Scores and Original Orchestral Music of George Martin - George Martin - Atlas Realisations
Loveless
 - Evgueni Galperine, Sacha Galperine - Varese Sarabande
Murder on the Orient Express
 - Patrick Doyle - Sony
Thor: Ragnarok - Mark Mothersbaugh - Hollywood
November 17
All I See Is You - Marc Streitenfeld - Milan
Darkest Hour - Dario Marianelli - Deutsche Gramophon
The Man Who Invented Christmas
- Mychael Danna - Decca
Molly's Game - Daniel Pemberton - Sony (import)
The Mountain Between Us 
- Ramin Djawadi - Lakeshore
Only the Brave
 - Joseph Trapanese - Varese Sarabande
Rat Film - Dan Deacon - Domino
Terence Blanchard: Music for Film - Terence Blanchard - Silva
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
 - Carter Burwell - Varese Sarabande
Wonder - Marcelo Zarvos - Milan
November 24
Almost an Angel: The Deluxe Edition - Maurice Jarre - Varese Sarabande CD Club
The Haunting: The Deluxe Edition - Jerry Goldsmith - Varese Sarabande CD Club
Mayhem - Steve Moore - Relapse
Stand and Deliver
- Craig Safan - Varese Sarabande CD Club
Stranger Things 2 - Kyle Dixon, Michael Stein - Lakeshore
December 1
Mudbound
- Tamar-kali - Milan
Suburbicon - Alexandre Desplat - Abkco
December 8
Justice League - Danny Elfman - WaterTower
December 15
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle - Henry Jackman - Sony
Lady Bird - Jon Brion - Lakeshore
LBJ - Marc Shaiman - Lakeshore
Mr. Robot vol. 4 - Mac Quayle - Lakeshore
Star Wars: The Last Jedi - John Williams - Disney
December 29
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) - Randy Newman - Lakeshore
Date Unknown
Artificial
- Jorge Granda - Kronos
Blue Planet II
-- Hans Zimmer, Jacob Shea, David Fleming - Silva
The Lion Woman
- Uno Helmersson - Kronos
The Orson Welles/A.F. Lavagnino Collaboration 
- Angelo Francesco Lavagnino - Alhambra
The Red Shoes: Music from the Golden Age of British Cinema
- various - Kritzerland
Stephen King Soundtrack Collection - James Newton Howard, Nicholas Pike, Tangerine Dream, W.G. Snuffy Walden - Varese Sarabande
Thunderbirds Are Go, Vol. 2
 - Ben Foster, Nick Foster - Silva

249 La Noche En Que Una Becaria Encontro A Emiliano Revilla
- Jose Sanchez-Sanz - Kronos


THIS WEEK IN FILM MUSIC HISTORY

November 3 - John Barry born (1933)
November 3 - Hal Hartley born (1959)
November 3 - Ron Jones records his score for the Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "The Price" (1989)
November 4 - Laurence Rosenthal born (1926)
November 4 - John Charles born (1940)
November 4 - Craig Safan records his score for the Twilight Zone episode “Teacher’s Aide” (1985)
November 4 - Velton Ray Bunch records his score for the Star Trek: Enterprise episode “The Augments” (2004)
November 5 - Elmer Bernstein begins recording his score for Fear Strikes Out (1956)
November 5 - Jonny Greenwood born (1971)
November 5 - Michel Legrand begins recording his score for The Mountain Man (1979)
November 5 - Les Baxter begins recording his score for The Beast Within (1981)
November 5 - Ron Jones records his score for the Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "The Battle" (1987)
November 5 - James Newton Howard begins recording his score for Grand Canyon (1991)
November 5 - Jay Chattaway records his score for the Star Trek: Enterprise episode “North Star” (2003)
November 6 - Ernest Irving born (1878)
November 6 - Peter Matz born (1928)
November 6 - Arturo Sandoval born (1949)
November 6 - Bernard Herrmann records his score for The Alfred Hitchcock Hour episode "Behind the Locked Door" (1963)
November 6 - John Barry begins recording his score for Hanover Street (1978)
November 6 - Jay Chattaway records his score for the Enterprise episode “Civilization” (2001)
November 6 - Francesco De Masi died (2005)
November 7 - Hans Erdmann born (1882)
November 7 - William Alwyn born (1905)
November 7 - Jimmie Haskell born (1936)
November 7 - Dimitri Tiomkin records the soundtrack LP for Wild Is the Wind (1957)
November 7 - James Horner begins recording his score for Uncommon Valor (1983)
November 7 - Leonard Rosenman records his score for the Amazing Stories episode "No Day at the Beach" (1985)
November 7 - Shorty Rogers died (1994)
November 7 - Richard Robbins died (2012)
November 8 - Arnold Bax born (1883)
November 8 - Mark Suozzo born (1953)
November 8 - The Ten Commandments opens in New York (1956)
November 8 - Nicholas Carras records his score for She Demons (1957)
November 8 - Gerald Fried records his score for the Lost in Space episode "Castles in Space" (1967)
November 8 - Robert Drasnin records his score for the Mission: Impossible episode “Nerves” (1971)
November 8 - Gino Marinuzzi Jr. died (1996)
November 9 - Roger Edens born (1905)
November 9 - Jerry Goldsmith begins recording his score for Lonely Are the Brave (1961)
November 9 - Lalo Schifrin begins recording his score for Sol Madrid (1967)
November 9 - Dave Grusin begins recording his score for Tootsie (1982)
November 9 - Alfred Ralston died (1988)
November 9 - Stanley Myers died (1993)
November 9 - Paul Baillargeon records his score for the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode “The Siege of AR-558” (1998)

DID THEY MENTION THE MUSIC?

EYE IN THE SKY - Mark Kilian
 
"This drone drama begins so steeped in the clichés of the Hollywood terror-plot action flick – bellowing generals, jabbering jihadis, a vaguely ethnic-sounding soundtrack -- that it almost feels like a joke. But director Gavin Hood then spends the next 102 minutes carefully subverting the genre, with varying degrees of success."
 
Tom Huddleston, Time Out London

"The problem with thought experiments, of course, is their tendency to run aground at the chaotic intersection of theory and practice, and 'Eye in the Sky's attention to systems and institutions reduces individuals to dots on an ideological map, or pieces on a strategic chessboard. The film’s schematic structure of arguments and counterarguments works well enough to establish the stakes, aided, as the narrative proceeds, by Paul’s watery eyes and Takow’s sweet smile, but the score’s adamant strings cue a final-act swing toward the mawkish, one ill-served by the sparse characterization."
 
Matt Brennan, Slant Magazine

NO STRANGER THAN LOVE - Geoff Zanelli
 
"This is a secondary concern, though, especially for a movie that makes sure to strip Brie to her underwear for a solid seven or eight minutes early on. The low-key harassment serves as a series of small obstacles that bedevil Lucy while she alternates between trying to solve and run away from her otherworldly problem. At its best, 'No Stranger Than Love,' with its cheerfully odd story hook, feels a little like an episode of some lost TV anthology series. At its worst, it passes the 42-minute mark and keeps going long enough for Adams to make some embarrassing attempts at lyricism. Chatwin, who maintains a relaxed charm for much of the movie, gets a monologue that plays like a parody of dramatic backstory-revealing monologues, but which the movie’s score, at least, seems to treat with deadly seriousness."
 
Jesse Hassenger, The Onion AV Club

THE NEXT TEN DAYS IN L.A.

Screenings of older films, at the following L.A. movie theaters: AMPASAmerican Cinematheque: AeroAmerican Cinematheque: EgyptianArclightLACMALaemmleNew BeverlyNuartSilent Movie Theater and UCLA.

November 3
THE ABSENT-MINDED PROFESSOR (George Bruns), SON OF FLUBBER (George Bruns) [New Beverly]
AKIRA (Yamashiro Shoji) [Nuart]
LOGAN (Marco Beltrami), MATCH (Stephen Trask) [Cinematheque: Aero]
PULP FICTION [New Beverly]
 
November 4
THE ABSENT-MINDED PROFESSOR (George Bruns), SON OF FLUBBER (George Bruns) [New Beverly]
HIGH SCHOOL CONFIDENTIAL! [New Beverly]
PIPPI GOES ON BOARD (Christian Bruhn, Konrad Elfers, Jan Johansson) [New Beverly]
ROMANCE TROPICAL (Rafael Munoz) [UCLA]
SINGIN' IN THE RAIN (Lennie Hayton) [Cinematheque: Aero]
 
November 5
THE MAN FROM SNOWY RIVER (Bruce Rowland), THE LIGHT AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD (Piero Piccioni) [New Beverly]
PIPPI GOES ON BOARD (Christian Bruhn, Konrad Elfers, Jan Johansson) [New Beverly]

November 6
DIE HARD (Michael Kamen) [Arclight Sherman Oaks]
EL DIA QUE ME QUIERAS (Carlos Gardel, Terig Tucci) [UCLA]
LA CIENAGA [AMPAS]
THE MAN FROM SNOWY RIVER (Bruce Rowland), THE LIGHT AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD (Piero Piccioni) [New Beverly]
NATIONAL LAMPOON'S CHRISTMAS VACATION (Angelo Badalamenti) [Arclight Hollywood]

November 7
FANGS (Suzanne Ciani), SSSSSSS (Patrick Williams), DEATH DIVE [FER-DE-LANCE] (Dominic Frontiere) [New Beverly]
HIGH FLYERS (Roy Webb) [LACMA]
HOME ALONE (John Williams) [Arclight Hollywood]
LOUDER THAN BOMBS (Ola Flottum), REPRISE (Ola Flottum) [Cinematheque: Aero]
LOVE ACTUALLY (Craig Armstrong) [Arclight Sherman Oaks]

November 8
McQ (Elmer Bernstein), BRANNIGAN (Dominic Frontiere) [New Beverly]
THE TRAIN (Maurice Jarre) [New Beverly]
THE WHALES OF AUGUST (Alan Price) [Laemmle Town Center 5]

November 9
DONNIE DARKO (Michael Andrews), NIGHTCRAWLER (James Newton Howard) [Cinematheque: Aero]
KISS ME DEADLY (Frank DeVol) [Laemmle NoHo]
THE LAST SAFARI (John Dankworth) [New Beverly]
McQ (Elmer Bernstein), BRANNIGAN (Dominic Frontiere) [New Beverly]

November 10
DUNKIRK (Hans Zimmer), BATTLE COMMAND (Francesco De Masi) [New Beverly]
ERASERHEAD (Peter Ivers) [Nuart]
LOST HORIZON (Dimitri Tiomkin) [Cinematheque: Aero]
PULP FICTION [New Beverly]

November 11
A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Richard Addinsell) [Cinematheque: Aero]
DUNKIRK (Hans Zimmer), BATTLE COMMAND (Francesco De Masi) [New Beverly]
PIPPI IN THE SOUTH SEAS (Jan Johansson, Georg Reidel) [New Beverly]
SON OF A GUNFIGHTER (Robert Mellin, Frank Barber) [New Beverly]

November 12
DOS TIPOS DE CUIDADO (Manuel Esperon), UNA FAMILIA DE TANTAS (Raul Lavista) [UCLA]
JESSE JAMES (Louis Silvers), THE GREAT NORTHFIELD MINNESOTA RAID (Dave Grusin) [New Beverly]
PIPPI IN THE SOUTH SEAS (Jan Johansson, Georg Reidel) [New Beverly]
TANGERINE [Cinematheque: Aero]

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