Tag: John Barry

DVD: Dutchman (1966)

DVD: Dutchman (1966)

March 22, 2018 | By

After starting off as an actor and later establishing himself as a noted editor for directors like Stanley Kubrick (Lolita, Dr. Strangelove) and Bryan Forbes (The L-Shaped Room), Anthony Harvey selected a most unusual script for his directorial debut: Amiri Baraka’s (aka LeRoi Jones) 1964 play Dutchman…

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CD: First Love (1977)

CD: First Love (1977)

May 14, 2013 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / F . Rating: Very Good Label: La-La Land Records / Released: January 29, 2013 Tracks & Album Length: 22 tracks / (57:45) . Special Notes: 16-page colour booklet with liner notes by Jeff Bond / Limited to 2000 copies. . Composer: John Barry . . Review: La-La Land rescues a previously […]

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CD: Skyfall (2012)

CD: Skyfall (2012)

November 24, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / S . Rating: Very Good Label: Sony Classical/ Released: November 6, 2012 Tracks & Album Length: 30 tracks / (77:33) . Special Notes: 16-page colour booklet. . Composer: Thomas Newman . . Review: The producers of the Bond franchise have periodically experimented with a new composer, but with the exception of […]

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DVD: Raise the Titanic (1980)

DVD: Raise the Titanic (1980)

April 21, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / P to R . Film: Good/ DVD Transfer: Very Good/ DVD Extras: n/a Label: Carlton/ Region: 2 (PAL) / Released: August 11, 2003 Genre: Suspense / Adventure / Titanic / Disaster Synopsis: The U.S. military mounts a covert reclamation of the Titanic, when it’s discovered a rare mineral […]

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CD: Titanic – An Epic Musical Voyage (2012)

CD: Titanic – An Epic Musical Voyage (2012)

April 13, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / T to U . Rating: Very Good Label: BSX Records/ Released: April 10,, 2012 Tracks & Album Length: 15 tracks / (67:00) . Special Notes: n/a. . Composer: various . . Review: Featuring arrangements by Dan Redfield, the latest Titanic-inspired compilation offers material from James Horner’s 1997 score and Maury […]

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Soundtrack News & Reviews

Soundtrack News & Reviews

December 14, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Reviews of Henry Jackman’s Puss in Boots (Sony Classical), and from La-La Land Records Elmer Bernstein’s Trading PLaces, and Jerry Goldsmith’s Forever Young and Sleeping with the Enemy, plus the latest limited and non-limited releases from Varese Sarabande and Intrada.

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DVD: Gathering, The (1977)

DVD: Gathering, The (1977)

December 7, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / G . Film: Very Good/ DVD Transfer: Very Good/ DVD Extras:  n/a Label: Warner Home Video/ Region: 1 (NTSC) / Released: October 25, 2011 Genre: Drama / Christmas Special / TV Synopsis: A small town corporate chieftan attempts a reconciliation with his estranged family at what will be […]

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CD: Golden Child, The (1986)

CD: Golden Child, The (1986)

September 24, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / G . Rating: Very Good Label: La-La Land Records/ Released: July 12, 2011 Tracks & Album Length: CD1: 25 tracks / (77:14) + CD2: 23 tracks / (58:07) + CD3: 9 tracks / (30:17) . Special Notes: 28-page colour booklet with liner notes by Jon Burlingame / Limited to 5000 copies. […]

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A Bloody Night for Teens, Boo-Boos Undone, and CHUDS

A Bloody Night for Teens, Boo-Boos Undone, and CHUDS

August 24, 2011 | By

Review of Frank Sabatella’s slasher, Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet, available on Blu-ray from Anchor Bay Entertainment Canada, plus fixing boo-boos in The Egyptian review, music from The Black Hole and Battlestar: Galactica, and CHUDS shake up Washington.

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Career Intersections

Career Intersections

August 23, 2011 | By

Review of Warner Home Video’s sparkling Blu-ray of The Specialist, starring the combustible team of Stallone, Stone, Woods, Steiger, Roberts… and Barry!

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