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Man Of Steel Score

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I recently saw ‘Man Of Steel‘ and thought it was great. When I noticed that Hans Zimmer was doing the music I was very excited since he is one of my favorite film composers and, in my opinion, one of the best today. His music is just so incredible. I was a little worried only because the original film versions with the amazing John Williams theme I love to no end. Luckily, much like the film itself, the score went a different way so it had its own take. It’s still hard not to hear the John Williams music but I can’t deny that Hans Zimmer created another incredible score. I just bought the soundtrack (the extended steelbook edition of course) and I’ve been listening to it over and over. Below is the one track that is basically the main theme which to me is just amazing. I can only […]

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30 Day Horror Movie Challenge – 16

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Day Sixteen – What is a horror movie with a great soundtrack? HALLOWEEN (1978) d: John Carpenter I debated a little over which way to go with this one. Do I go more with a song based soundtrack or a score. But I decided to go with one of my favorite horror film scores ever and one that is so undeniable in its effectiveness that I couldn’t go anywhere else. My pick is without a doubt John Carpenter’s amazing score to ‘Halloween’. The story of the score is sort of infamous but John Carpenter had shot and edited ‘Halloween’ and while trying to get more directing gigs he showed the film, before it had music or sound effects, to a representative from one of the studios. He noticed she wasn’t scared or anything. Unsure what to do he felt compelled to save the film with the music. With a musical […]