Posts Tagged ‘Leslie Bricusse’

Lakeshore Records will release a soundtrack album for the Netflix animated film Scrooge: A Christmas Carol. The album features the songs from the movie written by late Academy Award winner Leslie Bricusse (for the 1970 musical feature) and arranged & produced by the film’s composer Jeremy Holland-Smith. The soundtrack will be released digitally on December […]

Netflix announced today that Jeremy Holland-Smith (The Passing, The League of Gentlemen, The Dumping Ground, Frankie) has composed the original score for the upcoming Netflix animated feature Scrooge: A Christmas Carol. The composer has also arranged and produced the re-imagined songs written by late Academy Award winner Leslie Bricusse for the movie, which is directed […]

Leslie Bricusse (1931-2021)

Posted: October 19, 2021 by filmmusicreporter in Film Music News

Leslie Bricusse has passed away at age 90. The Grammy Award-winning composer, lyricist and playwright wrote numerous songs and scores for stage and screen over the last six decades. He received two Academy Awards for the song Talk to the Animals from 1967’s original Doctor Dolittle and (in the Best Music, Original Song Score and […]

La-La Land Records has announced the first-ever release of the unused score for Francis Ford Coppola’s 1979 classic war drama Apocalypse Now starring Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Martin Sheen, Frederic Forrest, Albert Hall, Sam Bottoms, Larry Fishburne and Dennis Hopper. The music is composed by David Shire (The Conversation, The Taking of Pelham One Two […]