Quartet Records has announced a new soundtrack album for the 1990 spy drama The Russia House directed by Fred Schepisi and starring Sean Connery, Michelle Pfeifer, Roy Scheider, James Fox and Klaus Maria Brandauer. The album features the remastered and complete original score from the MGM production composed and conducted by Jerry Goldsmith (The Omen, Poltergeist, Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Chinatown, Patton), including over 15 minutes of previously unreleased music from the movie based on the John Le Carre novel. The limited edition soundtrack is now available to order on the label’s official website, where you can also listen to audio samples and check out the track list. Read the rest of this entry »

Premiering on Friday, December 15, is the new Amazon original series Jean-Claude Van Johnson created by  Dave Callaham and starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Kat Foster, Moises Arias and Phylicia Rashad. The show’s original music is composed by Joseph Trapanese (Oblivion, Straight Outta Compton, Only the Brave, The Greatest Showman). The comedy follows a global martial arts and film sensation who is operating under the simple alias of “Johnson,” the most dangerous undercover private contractor in the world. The show’s full first season will be available to stream on Friday on Amazon Prime.  Read the rest of this entry »

Goat Records will release a soundtrack album for the indie comedy drama Pottersville. The album features the songs from the movie by artists including The Andrews Sisters, Gene Autry, Rosemary Clooney, The Debonaires, Kitty Wells & more. Also included is a track from the movie’s original score composed by Brando Triantafillou. The soundtrack will be released next Friday, December 15, and is now available for pre-order on Amazon. Pottersville is directed by Seth Henrikson and stars Michael Shannon, Judy Greer, Tom Lennon, Ron Perlman, Christina Hendricks and Ian McShane. The movie follows a beloved local businessman who is mistaken for the legendary Bigfoot during an inebriated romp through town in a makeshift gorilla costume, setting off an international media spectacle and attracting a lot of much needed business for the town . Read the rest of this entry »

Madison Gate Records has released the main title theme from the second season of the Hulu original series Shut Eye. The track is written by Melpo Mene and is now available to download as a digital single on Amazon. The label has also released Leslie Bohem’s main title song Walk on Well Lighted Streets from the show’s first season earlier this week. Shut Eye is created by Bohem and stars Jeffrey Donovan, KaDee Strickland, Isabella Rosselini, David Zayas, Susan Misner and Emmanuelle Chriqui. The drama is set in the world of storefront psychics in Los Angeles and centers on a disgruntled former player in the world who begins to experience visions. The series’ second season premiered this past Wednesday on Hulu.

The only movie opening nationwide this weekend is the comedy Just Getting Started written and directed by Ron Shelton and starring Morgan Freeman, Tommy Lee Jones, Rene Russo, Joe Pantoliano, Glenne Headley, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Elizabeth Ashley, George Wallace, Graham Beckel and Jane Seymour. The film’s original music is composed by Alex Wurman (March of the PenguinsTalladega NightsAnchormanThe Newsroom). Varese Sarabande has released a soundtrack album featuring the composer’s score, as well as songs by Susan Werner and Johnny Mathis. Check out our soundtrack announcement for the full album details.

Opening in New York and Los Angeles before expanding nationwide in January is the comedy drama I, Tonya  directed by Craig Gillespie and starring Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney, Julianne Nicholson, Paul Walter Hauser and Bobby Cannavale. Peter Nashel (The Deep EndBee SeasonMarco PoloThe Night Listener) has composed the film’s original score. Milan Records has released a soundtrack album featuring the composer’s score, as well as songs by Cliff Richard, Bad Company, Doris Day, Heart, Fleetwood Mac, Violent Femmes & more. Check out our previous news article for the full album details. Read the rest of this entry »

Tom Holkenborg (aka Junkie XL) has been hired to score the upcoming sci-fi action movie Alita: Battle Angel. The film is directed by Robert Rodriguez (From Dusk Till Dawn, Spy Kids, Once Upon a Time in Mexico) and stars Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley and Keean Johnson. The movie is based on the graphic novel series Gunnm by Yukito Kishiro and follows a young woman who sets out on a journey that will lead her to take on the injustices of this dark, corrupt world. James Cameron (Titanic, Avatar) co-wrote the screenplay with Laeta Kalogridis (Shutter Island, Terminator Genisys) and Rodriguez. He is also producing the project with Jon Landau. Read the rest of this entry »

Varese Sarabande has announced the details of the soundtrack album for the action thriller 24 Hours to Live. The album features the film’s original music composed by Tyler Bates (Guardians of the Galaxy, 300, Watchmen, John Wick, The Punisher, Dawn of the Dead). Also included is the previously unreleased song, God’s Going to Cut You Down, by Marilyn Manson. The soundtrack will be released physically on January 19, 2018 and is now available for pre-order on Amazon24 Hours to Live is directed by Brian Smrz and stars Ethan Hawke, Xu Qing, Liam Cunningham, Rutger Hauer and Paul Anderson. The movie follows a career assassin who is given a chance at redemption after his employer brings him back to life temporarily after being killed on the job. Read the rest of this entry »

Lorne Balfe has been tapped to score the upcoming documentary Studio 54. The film is directed by Matt Tyrnauer (Citizen Jane: Battle for the City) and centers on on the pulsating epicenter of 1970s hedonism: a disco hothouse of beautiful people, drugs, and sex. The movie follows club owners Ian Schrager and Steve Rubell – two best friends from Brooklyn who conquered New York City – as they frame this history of the “greatest club of all time.” Tyrnauer is also producing the project with John Battsek (Searching for Sugar Man, How I Live Now, Restrepo) and Corey Reeser. Read the rest of this entry »

Varese Sarabande has released a soundtrack album for the romantic drama 5 to 7. The album features the film’s original music composed by Danny Bensi & Saunder Jurriaans (The Gift, Ozark, Enemy, Martha Marcy May Marlene, The One I Love). The soundtrack is now available to download on Amazon, where you can also listen to audio samples. 5 to 7 is written and directed by Victor Levin and stars Anthon Yelchin, Bérénice Marlohe, Olivia Thirlby, Lambert Wilson, Frank Langella and Glenn Close. The movie follows an aspiring novelist who has a cinq-a-sept affair with the beautiful wife of a French diplomat. The drama was released in theaters in 2015 by IFC Films and is now available on VOD and DVD. Read the rest of this entry »

Lux Finite Music has released a soundtrack album for the western Hickok. The album features the film’s original music composed by Andrew Joslyn (American Violence). The soundtrack is now available to download on Amazon, where you can also listen to audio samples. Hickok is directed by Timothy Woodward, Jr. and stars Luke Hemsworth, Trace Adkins, Kris Kristofferson, Bruce Dern, Cameron Richardson, Kaiwi Lyman and Hunter Fischer. The movie follows the title character who is on the run from the law when he rides into Abilene, Kansas – the most hedonistic town west of the Mississippi. The western was released in select theaters and on VOD this summer by Cinedigm and is now also available on Blu-ray and DVD. Read the rest of this entry »