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CD coming from LLL!Really liked this score, and the movie wasn't as bad as people claim as well... Benjamin Wallfisch does some very nice stuff, his horror scores are always on point like It 1 & 2, Annabelle: Creation, A Cure for Wellness...<br><br>I know he's gonna deliver it with Mortal Kombat even if the movie isn't that good. But kind of a bummer that his next scheduled project comes out in 2021 LOL'Cause maybe the expected all the cues from the sessionsI like this music!The #balfeness !!!! Has outdone himself on Bad Boys for Life.<br>A nod to the last but brought it up to date.<br>This and 6 Underground has blown me away with Balfe’s music
i can't understand, when someone is saying "it REMINDS of mw2" when those mentioned cues are completely re-used 1:1. it's identical, sometimes layered with mancinas themes. it doesn't just remind you of mw2 when lorne seriously uses the identical tracks or parts from mw2 -_-<br><br>@bayhem: then listen to it. i'm not a fan of lorne, but his work there is real fun and some real good action cues. with the themes of Zimmer, it's crazy that it's just a game. one of or maybe THE best work of lorne!Colleague of mine (a film score fan too) asked me which new Balfe score is better in my opinion - Bad Boys for Life or 6 Underground?<br><br>Honestly - and as much as I praised BB3 - I couldn't decide......<br><br><br>Both movies have a lot of songs, which is something I don't like. Look at Transformers. There are songs too but they don't overshadow the score. The score is still the star and that's why people flood Steve's Twitter with praise. Day after day. <br><br>But sadly for Lorne, his recent work in film WAS indeed overshadowed by the random songs. If they didn't rely on songs so much, I'm sure that 6 Underground would've been the crown jewel for Lorne. It's a big, big movie that begs for equally big and memorable score (though we can't really expect Transformners-syze score). <br><br>At the end of the day, Lorne did good on 6 Underground but it was just a small sign of what COULD have been.....Some of the action bits, yeah......This right here is my single biggest issue with Balfe as a composer. And with the recording sessions clips he posts it is truly a mystery. Tinfoil hat on I'd say he skimps on the budget and hires those musicians just for a couple hours to shoot those clips for PR and the actual score is all synth but that's a baseless claim of course lol...<br>....................<br><br><br>It's bigger than that.....<br><br>After all, this is a Bruckheimer production. His movies established Hans and the entire MV/RC sound. His movies are known for their awesome scores. Scores that are populrar with the ordinary viewers as well.  But 2008 onward, things changed.....Back in the 90's and early 2000's every single Bruckheimer film had a spectacular score. Powerful, melodic themes, cues that stayed with you, scores that attracted the attention of the average Joe. <br><br>Nowadays tho, we don't have that. Hell, when was the last time a (newer) action score from MV/RC-related composer was praised the way 'The Rock' was praised?<br><br>Lorne's Mission Impossible? No. Not even close. <br><br><br>Personally, I like what Lorne did with BB3, especially with the emotional cues. But put it next to Mancina's work. I mean it's not even a contest. The Mancina score is one memorable, melodic track after another. There's not a single boring track. Every track is a banger. <br><br>But the newer scores? They have two or three tracks that are  good and everything else is.......utterly forgettable.<br><br>I blame it on the lack of themes. Orchestra or not, more scores need to have actual themes.Some cues sound like Speed 2
Guess I'm the only person around here who hasn't listened to the Modern Warfare 2 score. So I can't really have an opinion on this matter..... lolThis right here is my single biggest issue with Balfe as a composer. And with the recording sessions clips he posts it is truly a mystery. Tinfoil hat on I'd say he skimps on the budget and hires those musicians just for a couple hours to shoot those clips for PR and the actual score is all synth but that's a baseless claim of course lol...Everyone keep mentionning mw2 but those drums reminded me of...skylanders giants lol! Just listen to the track « Arena battle » and let me knowThe clips are on his Facebook page.2/5 stars? Why are people hating on this?
Me tooExcited!!!God’s gun theme reminds me of part of “River Mission” from Battlefield 2: Modern Combat OST. I think Lorne was an additional composer on that score aswell (excellent OST btw)God’s gun theme reminds me of part of “River Mission” from Battlefield 2: Modern Combat OST. I think Lorne was an additional composer on that score aswell (excellent OST btw)"It's good shit lieutenant" The principle is based on Thomas Newman's Bond.  "Take back what's ours" and "the truth" is Ad astra
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The Recruit
Label: Varese Sarabande
Length: 49'21
HZimmer.com rating:        3/5
Fans rating:     rate at 1 out of 5 rate at 2 out of 5 rate at 3 out of 5 rate at 4 out of 5 rate at 5 out of 5   2/5 (5117 votes)
  1. Main Title (2:22)
  2. Spartacus (1:29)
  3. To The Farm (3:14)
  4. CIA Training (3:39)
  5. Lie Detector (1:50)
  6. Talking Over Crabs (1:13)
  7. Hijacked (6:47)
  8. You're Going To Langley (1:46)
  9. Layla (2:32)
  10. Under Covers (1:52)
  11. A Bug For Breakfast (7:08)
  12. Aftermath (4:28)
  13. Nothing Is What It seems (6:31)
  14. Target is Burke (4:30)
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Dingmaster reply Replies: 1 || 2011-06-27 19:15:36
Just curious; is this score performed with a full live orchestra or are the string parts just synthesized string parts?


Prott2011-06-27 19:27:54
The strings in this one are recorded live (although there are a lot of other synthetic instruments/sounds). .-)

Antas, Webmaster reply Replies: 0 || 2007-07-25 00:00:00
Here it is ;o)
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Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 0 || 2007-07-24 00:00:00
Tracklist of the Complete :

CD1
01 - Main Title (2:22)
02 - MIT Job Fait (1:29)
03 - Spartacus Demo (0:52)
04 - Til Noon Tomorrow (2:32)
05 - Trust Yourself - CIA Entry Test (3:39)
06 - To The Farm (3:15)
07 - Training Part I (3:42)
08 - Training Part II (3:20)
09 - Poker Game (0:26)
10 - Blue Ridge Bar (1:12)
11 - OP Completed (0:39)
12 - Lie Detector (1:56)
13 - Talking Over Crabs (1:13)
14 - James & Layla Make Up - Hijacked (9:36)
15 - Burke Sneaks In (0:28)
16 - Layla Is A Mole (6:38)
17 - You're Going To Langley (1:45)
18 - Tailing Layla (1:46)

CD2
01 - Bugging Layla (6:25)
02 - Love (2:30)
03 - Layla's Laptop (1:53)
04 - James Gets A Gun (1:01)
05 - Bug For Breakfast - Chasing Layla (15:09)
06 - Post Car Crash (4:26)
07 - Burke Chasing James (8:47)
08 - The Target Is Burke (4:33)
09 - End Credits (4:01)

Length : 95:51

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Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 0 || 2007-02-12 00:00:00
I've found a Complete 2 CD for this one...

18 + 9 tracks...

About 90 minutes I think...


Seems to be great, I'll tell more later about it...

Seth Merlo reply Replies: 0 || 2005-06-14 00:00:00
This was a very slick album. I think the first half was slightly stronger than the second though. The only problem I had with this album is that it nicks the 'Patricide' theme from Gladiator. The electronics on here are very well done as well, with the drums acutally being programmed rather than a using a loop. I always prefer it when a composer programmes their own drums rather than rips a pre-made loop off a sample CD. 8/10

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