The Best Classic Film Music Albums of 2020

The Best Classic Film Music Albums of 2020 The pandemic may have cancelled live performances and moviegoing for most of 2020, but for film-music buffs, that just meant more time at home listening to their favorite music, including many ...

10 Best Film Scores of the 2010s, From ‘Black Panther’ to ‘Inception’ (Photos)

10 Best Film Scores of the 2010s, From ‘Black Panther’ to ‘Inception’ (Photos) Not all movie scores have the potency to stick with viewers long after the credits rolled. But a great film score not only stands out in our minds, it can bring back the emotions we felt during a ...

Awards Roundup: ‘A Monster Calls’ Sweeps Goyas, Jessica Chastain and Mel Brooks Receive Honors and More

Awards Roundup: ‘A Monster Calls’ Sweeps Goyas, Jessica Chastain and Mel Brooks Receive Honors and More Keep up with the glitzy awards world with our weekly Awards Roundup column. Awards – The Spanish Film Academy’s annual Goyas — think Oscars, Spain style — fell in love with Juan Antonio Bayona’s “A ...

Movie Review – A Monster Calls (2016)

A Monster Calls, 2016. Directed by J.A. Bayona. Starring Lewis MacDougall, Felicity Jones, Sigourney Weaver, Toby Kebbell and Liam Neeson. Synopsis: A young boy struggling to come to terms with ...

A Monster Calls review

Patrick Ness' A Monster Calls is brought to the screen in superb style from J A Bayona. Here's our review... Grief is something that we all have to deal with at some point in our lives. Like a number ...

“A Monster Calls” is a unique look at coping with grief

When you mix genres and filmmaking styles, you always run the risk of things not gelling together properly. This week, director J.A. Bayona avoided that with his top notch new movie A Monster Calls. ...

Oscars 2017: Listen to Selections from 110 Scores Eligible for This Year’s Academy Award

Oscars 2017: Listen to Selections from 110 Scores Eligible for This Year’s Academy Award A total of 145 scores were recently announced as being eligible for this year’s Academy Award, with everything from perceived frontrunner “La La Land” (Justin Hurwitz) and “Jackie” (Mica Levi) to ...

Giveaway: Win ‘A Monster Calls’ Score by Fernando Velázquez on CD

After working on all of J.A. Bayona‘s films thus far, as well as Crimson Peak, among others, composer Fernando Velázquez is back with the Ost for A Monster Calls, which is now available. One of our ...

2017 Oscar Predictions: Best Original Score

2017 Oscar Predictions: Best Original Score The most in-demand composers often take on the most assignments. In 2016 top dog Michael Giacchino delivered original scores for three Disney movies: animated “Zootopia,” Lucasfilm’s “Rogue One: A ...

2017 Oscar Predictions: Best Original Score

2017 Oscar Predictions: Best Original Score The most in-demand composers often take on the most assignments. In 2016 top dog Michael Giacchino delivered original scores for three Disney movies: animated “Zootopia,” Lucasfilm’s “Rogue One: A ...

145 Film Scores In Running For 89th Academy Awards

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 145 scores from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2016 are in contention for nominations in the Original Score ...

Oscars 2017: Best Original Score Category Whittled Down, with ‘La La Land’ and ‘Jackie’ Moving Forward

Oscars 2017: Best Original Score Category Whittled Down, with ‘La La Land’ and ‘Jackie’ Moving Forward The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) has announced the 145 scores eligible in the Best Original Score category, includeing work from “Jackie” and “La La Land.” The latter film, a ...

Exclusive: Stream 2 Tracks From Fernando Velázquez’s Score For ‘A Monster Calls’

J.A. Bayona‘s “A Monster Calls” is an ambitious movie that mixes seemingly disparate elements — a monster, a mother/son tale, and an examination of loss and death — into a wondrously imaginative and ...

Contest: Win Crimson Peak on Blu-ray / DVD

The ghosts of Allerdale Hall will be unleashed tomorrow with Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and Legendary Pictures' Blu-ray / DVD release of Guillermo del Toro's Crimson Peak, and we've been ...

Win Passes To The Advance Screening Of Pride And Prejudice And Zombies In St. Louis

A zombie outbreak has fallen upon the land in this reimagining of Jane Austen’s classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from different social classes in 19th century England. Feisty ...

The top 10 films of 2015: Crimson Peak

facebook twitter google+ Guillermo del Toro's Crimson Peak was one of our films of 2015. Here's why... A mild cheat to kick off our countdown of the top 10 films of the year, following our look at ...

Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak Coming To Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand February 9, 2016

A sheltered young woman abandons the safe certainty of her upbringing for life with an alluring aristocrat on a remote English estate in Crimson Peak, a visually stunning and intensely disturbing ...

Crimson Peak Blu-ray / DVD Release Details & Cover Art

The ghosts of Allerdale Hall will be haunting homes early next year, as Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and Legendary Pictures have announced a January 26th Digital HD debut and February 9th ...

Directors’ Favorite Horror Films, Hou Hsiao-hsien’s Life-Changing Films, Emily Blunt Talk, and More

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Crimson Peak review: Jessica Chastain shines in Guillermo del Toro's disappointing gothic romance

Crimson Peak review: Jessica Chastain shines in Guillermo del Toro's disappointing gothic romance Crimson Peak is not a horror film. Crimson Peak is a gothic romance, and as such, isn't actually that scary. Eerie, atmospheric and visually magnificent, yes; scary, no. Director Guillermo del Toro ...

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