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Ds, am I reading that correctly that you're using the fact that JJ works with Giacchino as evidence that the score might *not* be melodic or thematic? Because say what you want about Giacchino (and I'm far from his biggest fan either), it's an objective fact that he writes film music that is almost exclusively thematic/melodic. Whether you like those themes and melodies is another question, but they are undeniably themes and melodies.Yeah, totally agree IMO Mad Max is over rated, this is JunkieXL's best score as a solo outing, especially Tom's Sketchbook is so awesome & Batman v Superman is a perfect score in itself but yeah some pieces will fit perfectly. On another note Justice League (2017) could've benefited from Tom's presence but the movie failed from every point of view.Now released: http:/ /filmmusicreporter.com/2018/04/19/soundtrack-album-for-sky-h unter-to-be-released/<br><br>https: //www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07C26S729/ref=as_li_qf_asin_il_ tl?ie=UTF8&tag=filmusrep-20&creative=9325&linkCode=as2&creat iveASIN=B07C26S729&linkId=18cb85bfc0aaee3094cdba507fe05649I hope Balfe delivers but he has not done a score that I really listen to more than once so I hope this will be it.I agree with Edmund for the most part, except that JJ Abrams usually works with Giacchino, and Cruise's recent productions include Jack Reacher 2 and Edge of Tomorrow. So I wouldnt exactly take a melodic or thematic score for granted...<br>That being said, at this point I expect something like Penguins, but I secretely hope for something really amazing and surprising that would explain why McQuarrie broke up with Kraemer.
BOOKLET CREDITS (From The Album):<br><br>Score Composed, Produced And Mixed By<br>TOM HOLKENBORG<br><br>Additional Music By<br>ALJOSCHA CHRISTENHUB<br>ANTONIO DI IORIO<br><br>Orchestra Conducted By<br>JOHN ASHTON THOMAS<br><br>Technical Score Engineer<br>ALEX RUGER<br><br>Additional Programming By<br>EMILY RICE<br>JACOPO TRIFONE<br><br>Music Editor<br>SIMON CHANGER<br><br>Assistant Music Editors<br>BEN SMITHERS<br>ARABELLA WINTER<br><br>Music Consultant<br>BOB BADAMI<br><br>Score Orchestrated And Copied By<br>JONATHAN BEARD<br>EDWARD TRYBEK<br>HENRI WILKINSON<br>TOM HOLKENBORG<br><br>Librarian<br>JILL STREATER<br><br>Orchestra Contractors<br>ISOBEL GRIFFITHS<br>SUSSIE GILLIS<br><br>Orchestral Recording Engineer And Mixer<br>NICK WOLLAGE<br><br>Orchestra Recorded At<br>AIR STUDIO<br><br>Air Studios Managers<br>ALISON BURTON<br>CHARLOTTE MATTHEWS<br>LUCY MATTHEWS<br><br>Music Production Services<br>MICHIEL GROENEVELD<br><br>Agent<br>AMOS NEWMAN<br><br>Legal Representation<br>DAVID ALTSCHUL<br><br>Music Recorded <br>6-7 January 2018<br>At<br>AIR STUDIOS, London<br><br>Score Published By<br>UNITED LION MUSIC, INC. (BMI)<br><br>Booklet Editing & Design<br>WLP LTD<br><br>Soundtrack Acquisitions<br>MARK CAVELL<br><br>Sony Classical Product Development<br>KLARA KORYTOWSKA<br><br>Special Thanks To:<br>ROAR UTHAUG, GRAHAM KING, SASKIA, JULIAN and DARREN, ANNE COBB, SHANE GLASSThe Stark theme always left a big impression on me, but the way it plays when Jon Snow dies gives me the chills<br><br>Andrew Kawczynski scored the movie Sky Hunter. The score is available on Spotify now. <br><br>The score is probably the most melodic/heroic that I heard from him.wtf is this? did zimmer score a porno?why hybrid when lorne himself confirmed it? <.<
@Hybrid, can you confirm Lorne is scoring MI6?I feel like the only way I could be excited about this would be if they adopted the sound of M:I-2, which I find very unlikely. Primarily because the sound is very dated, but also because Fallout is likely to be a more serious movie than II ever will be. Still, I'm cautiously optimistic, especially if it was true that he did the trailer music.<br><br>And it was Rogue Nation that Kraemer worked on, not Ghost Protocol.It's sort of been implied here before that Lorne Balfe worked on the "Bumblebee" suite... Is that correct (as far as anybody knows, at least)?Both scores are absolutely masterpieces, personally I prefer the second one. Outstanding. <br>This story deserves a perfect close also musically.I think we may be surprised with this one, guys. Tom Cruise and JJ Abrams both are into melodic sounding scores, amd when Lorne is allowed to go all out melodic on us he creates perfection (ie: LEGO Batman, Home, parts of Geostorm, his contributions to kung fu panda and Sherlock)... I do hope he has somewhat of a throwback sound from it, but I also want that signature RCP sound too! Not gonna lie this is good news for me.
I'm sure the Balfe brigade will still find some way to tar and feather me for this, but I think he could do a decent job here. After all, you can't just write a generic action score for Mission Impossible. It has to have that throwback espionage feel, the suaveness, the sense of cool, and I think Balfe will do okay with that - look at Penguins of Madagascar. I just hope he gets to use a real orchestra for once (no excuse not to on a film of this type and size), and that he doesn't ignore Lalo Schifrin's theme.<br><br>I'd still rather have had Kraemer back considering the excellent job he did on Ghost Protocol (and the fact he never gets any assignments otherwise) but Balfe could do well here.Damn I was hoping Zimmer, Giacchino or Kraemer would do this.Ha ha! Yes again and again ! This is excellent newsNOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO not Balfe again and again and again :(Hey, everybody!<br>Did you hear the news?<br>Check this out:<br>https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=962210980613161& id=138474459653488
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Lorne BalfeThomas FarnonSteffen ThumQueenie Li
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Churchill
Label: Filmtrax (Digital Download Only)
Length: 48'33
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  3. An Unsociable Hour (2:33)
  4. Eisenhower Will Listen (2:37)
  5. Back To London (2:32)
  6. Journey To The Camp (2:06)
  7. Meeting With The King (5:28)
  8. Let It Rain (3:40)
  9. The Ships Are Gathering (2:32)
  10. We Could All Help (3:45)
  11. A Cottage By The Sea (2:40)
  12. The Speech (5:48)
  13. Recovery (5:20)
  14. Purpose (3:12)
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JBSO99 reply Replies: 0 || 2017-09-10 12:37:59
Just listened to the album again and I liked it even more. Balfe this year is on top form and he has created so many different scores that he is slowly becoming one of y favourites.
The thing that surprises me is the little talk this score is getting, despite being one of Balfe's bests.

MrZimmerFan reply Replies: 2 || 2017-07-06 19:06:29
Geostorm soundtrack released by Watertower Music


Adam2017-07-07 12:17:37
Is there a track listing ??


MrZimmerFan2017-07-07 12:55:17
The score release is 20th October

Andrew reply Replies: 10 || 2017-06-30 02:36:13
Just seen Balfe got 5/5 from Film Music Media filmmusicmedia.com/reviews/churchillbylornebalfereview


Peter2017-06-30 03:31:54
Well deserved . Churchill is one of the best scores this year so far .


Alexandre2017-06-30 05:05:18
That web site rarely give 5 Stars !!!! Well done to Lorne . He deserves it and the score


PetriM2017-06-30 05:44:11
In my humble opinion this music is what I yearn for when I listen to film music . That review is 100% . It's perfect


ABoshn2017-06-30 06:22:41
After having not heard of this film I was surprised to see this review . I have now purshaced the soundtrack and agree . The score is everything one would wish for . 5/5


Mike2017-06-30 17:55:09
Impressive !


StephM2017-07-01 04:28:35
Strange that when a fantastic score like this doesn't get as many people talking about it like Transformers !!!!!!! Come on people !


Edmund Meinerts2017-07-01 12:52:10
Are you kidding, StephM? 2017 at this website has been nothing but slobbering all over Lorne Balfe.


James2017-07-01 16:41:30
Lol
This is funny and curious at same time. He is not like a Michael Giacchino. But...


Miguel2017-07-01 23:46:05
The slobbering is well deserved . Slobber away !!!


PetMusic2017-07-02 01:55:19
I'm interested to know what other scores has received 5/5 ? An enjoyable score for sure

Peatmusic reply Replies: 1 || 2017-06-17 16:11:04
Saw the film last night and Balfe's music is solid . It is one of the stars of the film and truly elevates the film . 9/10 nice change of writing for him


Ants@yahoo2017-06-17 23:49:44
Love this score . Beautiful

Peter81 reply Replies: 2 || 2017-06-08 13:23:38
Love this music and not what I would expect from someone from Remote Control


Thomas2017-06-08 23:28:24
Agree it's beautiful . Have listen to this album over 5 times already love it


KiosM2017-06-09 14:02:43
Amazing soundtrack from the Meastro . 5/5 again by Balfe

AndrewP reply Replies: 3 || 2017-06-07 00:29:09
We just watched the live performance of the score with an orchestra to the film in London and it was great. Lorne was playing piano with an orchestra . Emotional score . Hope he gets a nomination for this score . Brian Cox is unbeliable in the film playing Churchill


Anonymous2017-06-07 03:50:31
Superb score! Esp love The Beach - many parts remind me of The Coral Atoll from The Thin Red Line...


Mephariel2017-06-07 09:01:37
Also Interstellar. The cue "Purpose" sounds very similar in parts, to the "Where We're Going" in Interstellar.


...2017-06-07 14:26:25
is there any chance to watch it on youtube or something?

Peteift reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-07 09:09:42
Really great soundtrack and beats his Crying with Laughter . Simple and very emotional

Hedon reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-06 13:20:36
Amazing how many projects that has Lorne's name attached to it these days. The guy is everywhere!

zulu reply Replies: 1 || 2017-06-06 03:39:03
Lorne is the worst compser from rc! sounds like frost/Nixon! i know he was there the additional composer. but every time the same thing?


Miguel2017-06-06 10:16:08
Yes . That's why Lego Batman sounds identical to Frost Nixon !!!!! Very funny Zulu!

Rian reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-05 19:51:57
Lorne is performing this with an orchestra live to the film tomorrow in London. Is anyone going ? We tried for tickets but it sold out last week!! Sounds really good.

Andreas reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-04 02:35:48
Lorne nails it again !!!!!!! I though Genius was fantastic but this great

PeterMarksfilm reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-03 23:55:09
This music is everything I love with film . Emotional and makes me imagine images to the music . Breathtaking . Balfe has a voice that is unique

Mike reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-03 21:52:46
Beautiful .

Peter reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-03 21:31:24
Great score and very moving .

Micheal reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-03 00:33:55
Not the type of RCP score I would expect !!!! Balfes score is amazing and very teastful and memorable .

Antin reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-02 23:49:54
What a beautiful score and very sensative . The last cue the most beautiful I have heard

Manulder reply Replies: 0 || 2017-06-02 22:27:10
A Great score again i love it. Congratulations mr BALFE

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