Julie Taymor Gets What She Wants: Winning the Battle for ‘Across the Universe’

Julie Taymor wasn’t happy with Sony’s 2007 release of her biggest-budget film to date, the $45-million “Across the Universe.” An original movie musical, sung live long before “Les Miserables” or “La ...

Julie Taymor Gets What She Wants: Winning the Battle for ‘Across the Universe’

Julie Taymor wasn’t happy with Sony’s 2007 release of her biggest-budget film to date, the $45-million “Across the Universe.” An original movie musical, sung live long before “Les Miserables” or “La ...

Bad news, ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: 13 of last 14 original score Oscar winners have come from Best Picture nominees

Bad news, ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: 13 of last 14 original score Oscar winners have come from Best Picture nominees John Williams is on his 51st Oscar nomination, but the stats aren’t on his side to take home Best Original Score for “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” That’s because the latest “Star Wars” flick is not up ...

Women and Hollywood Announces 10th Anniversary Trailblazer Award Winners

Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot on the set “Wonder Woman”: Warner Bros. Entertainment and THR Women and Hollywood is honored to share the recipients of the Trailblazer Awards, which will be given out ...

“Ritesh Batra’s ‘Our Souls At Night’ starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda is a masterpiece” – Subhash K Jha

Our Souls At Night Starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda Directed by Ritesh Batra It starts quietly, and ends without drama, melo- or otherwise. After The Lunchbox and its tad disappointing ...

Revisiting the film of Stephen King's Pet Sematary 2

Rebecca Lea Aug 21, 2017 Our lookbacks at the screen adaptations of Stephen King arrive at Pet Sematary 2... The film: Jeff (Edward Furlong) watches as his actress mother Renee (Darlanne Fluegel) is ...

7 Great Modern Heist Scenes, From ‘The Dark Knight’ to ‘Point Break’

7 Great Modern Heist Scenes, From ‘The Dark Knight’ to ‘Point Break’ No one quite puts together a heist scene like Steven Soderbergh, but he has plenty of company. Soderbergh is back to his heist roots this week with the release of “Logan Lucky,” which injects some ...

Revisiting the film of Stephen King's Pet Sematary

Rebecca Lea Jul 3, 2017 Our journey through the screen adaptations of Stephen King's writing brings us to a trip to the Pet Sematary... The film: Louis Creed (Dale Midkiff) takes a job as a doctor ...

Graphic Nature: Mike Saputo on Creating the Pet Sematary Vinyl Soundtrack Cover for Mondo

From the prolific pen of Stephen King, 1989’s Pet Sematary is a profound, emotional, and at times malevolent depiction of a family on the path towards a downward spiral. Notorious for being the book ...

Hans Zimmer Breaks Down The Difference Between His Two Bats

Love him or hate him, Hans Zimmer has quite the presence in the world of cinema. If you're here, reading this, then you've definitely heard his music, whether it be that from Pirates of the Caribbean, ...

25 great music scores composed for not very good movies

facebook twitter google+ Some brilliant scores accompany movies that don't always deserve them. Here are 25 examples... Can a film soundtrack rescue a movie that is otherwise a lost cause? One ...

The 25 most underrated film scores of the 1990s

facebook twitter google+ The sensational, overlooked film scores from the years 1990 to 1999 that really are well worth digging out... The movies went through tumultuous and exciting changes in ...

Hollywood Contenders – 112 Films are up for Best Original Score

Late last week, we had another shortlist hit the internet, courtesy of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (or AMPAS, as we all know by now). This one concerned which films were eligible ...

Julie Taymor Curates, Hosts First National Sawdust+ Concert in Brooklyn Tonight

Visionary director Julie Taymorcurates and hoststhe first National Sawdust concert tonight, November 6 at 730pm. Made In Brooklyn, an evening inspired by that artistically fertile corner of New York ...

Interview: “The Diabolical” Director Alistair Legrand!

Interview: “The Diabolical” Director Alistair Legrand! As you may remember from my last column (and you better… you better), The Diabolical was well and truly “the s–t”! Well, guess what, creeps? That’s right, that flick’s co-writer/die-rector Alistair ...

Julie Taymor to Curate, Host First National Sawdust+ Concert in Brooklyn This Nov

Visionary director Julie Taymor will curate and host the first National Sawdust concert on Friday, November 6 at 730pm. Made In Brooklyn, an evening inspired by that artistically fertile corner of New ...

Julie Taymor's Visual Extravaganza 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' Hits Theaters (Video)

Julie Taymor's Visual Extravaganza 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' Hits Theaters (Video) Taymor's latest Shakespeare film, shot by her "Frida" cinematographer Rodrigo Prieto, combines her 2014 acclaimed Brooklyn live theater production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" with hand-held ...

Krakow’s Film and Music Festival composes itself

Krakow’s Film and Music Festival composes itself A celebration of film and television music was once again at the heart of Krakow’s Film and Music Festival, now in its eighth year. Running from May 27-31, the event brought together more than 58 ...

25 underrated 1990s movie soundtracks

From Muppet Treasure Island to Speed, we take a look at the 90s soundtracks that deserve another listen... Ah, the 1990s. The decade that brought us The Lion King. Titanic. Quentin Tarantino. That ...

Alien 3 and Alien: Resurrection: given a raw deal?

Is the recent hint that the events of Alien 3 and Alien: Resurrection are to be overlooked a little too drastic? This article contains spoilers for Alien 3 and Alien Resurrection. If there’s one ...

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