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So Hybrid, care to tell us why you randomly deleted comments talking about the leaked recording sessions?Yes! That piano part is amazing! <br>„when charles and jean stand in front of the school“Saw the movie. Great score and it really fits the movie.<br><br>Missing stuff:<br>- 25 seconds of a piano version of Gap without the brass and bells<br>- a 30 second badass version of the main theme during the mageneto/jean helicopter stand off<br>- 1.5 minute end credits suite. Typical Zimmer to leave the best and most epic track and best main theme version off the album. I hope it will be on CD2, but knowing Zimmer the best tracks always remain unreleased. This is another escape from ship...after listening and listening...this score is truly amazing! i love it so much! i want the suites and ideas NOW! :DWhere can I find this?
been listening to this score for a week now and i am going to wait a little more before putting a comment on it here... but there's something else i have been saying for a while now. let's stop associating scores with movies and start seeing them as a work of art in their own rights. (albeit inspired by movies)<br><br>people are here complaining about the movie that it didn't speak to them. and then i have the feeling that they project their disappointment on the soundtrack. but both pieces of art co-exist and not depend on each other. i, for example, seldom watch any of these movies. but i have listened to their soundtracks and love them.<br><br>also i never asked for an extended CD before... but we need one for this one. it's very clear that tracks like gap and coda were definitely shortened.<br><br>also i never asked for an extended CD before but we need one for DP. it's clear that tracks like gap and coda were definitely shortened.There's nothing unique about those choirs, standard East European chorus stuff mixed with Johansson. Check out Debbie Wiseman's Warriors from 2000 and you'll get a much more elaborate version of this music.I cant say that this chorus reminds me of anything I have heard Zimmer done before. And I have played all his scores to death.I agree that Gap is the best track. My main complain with this score is that it feels that Zimmer composed it on autopilot. For me those choirs sounded too much to Electro's Theme in TASM. Is too standard and has very few remarkable moments. The movie itself lacks of personality and the score is part of that problem. I think they just wanted "dark" and hired Zimmer for making his dark ostitatos.I thought I read somewhere Armageddon was the last bay film that hgw was a part of<br>===============================<br><br><br>Well, Bay and HGW were not exactly best friends during Armageddon. Bay is very demanding and tough. HGW is also not a shy dude. He is an opinionated guy who stands his ground, as you can tell by his interviews. He reminds me of Mancina…..He's not afraid to speak up and have his opinion heard. And just like Mancina, his relationship with the Bay/Bruckheimer family seemed to be...….a bit complicated. Yet, he worked on Bad Boys 2 and Deja Vu. Now, it is possible - tho not likely - that Bay didn't even know that HGW did some work on BB2. Maybe it was just a favor for Steve and Trevor. Under the table, so to speak..... Personally, I don't believe that's the case. Whatever the truth, this is a great example of how different those composers are. Trevor and Steve work great with Bay/Bruckheimer and they always deliver great results. While composers like HGW and Mancina have problems with more demanding filmmakers. And apparently they don't even like action cinema. I don't necessary blame them, even though Mancina certainly didn't do himself any favors by trashing the genre and the people who back in the 90's gave him a shot to prove himself as a composer.
Love John Powell. But he is not even close to Williams. Williams made his mark on every genre of film scoring. He freaking turn a holocaust movie score into a masterpiece for the ages.<br><br>Today, that score would have been some generic sound design.<br><br>Powell is an incredibly gifted orchestral composer. But he doesn't have the dimensions of someone like Williams. <br><br>You fools, the tracklist was but a scam. The tracks simply wanted to EAT you.Yeah, while this does have a great deal more substance than most of the work Hans has done the past few years, I struggle to say it's a genuinely *good* score.<br><br>I mean, within the first minute I'm reminded of Dunkirk, then we get a pretty standard Zimmer/Balfe buildup we've heard a million times since Inception... and it doesn't get hugely better from there.<br><br>I will definitely give Zimmer credit for the unique and genuinely creative use of female choir in some of the cues, though.Not to disagree for its own sake, but I think Powell has been up there with the greatest film composers since the first HTTYD score. I just wish he'd take on more projects.Yeah, Jesus. This is a prime example of why I'm tempted to think John Powell is more talented than even Williams (yes, I went there).
There's so, so many great themes in the HTTYD scores. And he almost never lets a moment go by where he isn't stating or restating or developing one or more of them (although honestly that's true of a ton of Powell's scores and not an exclusive feature of HTTYD). You can never get bored listening to these, there's always something interesting around the next corner.I got confirmation HGW only wrote Haitian House Shootout (with the help of Mel Wesson). The same ideas were edited into the shorter cue Zoepound, so I'd say you can add this one to his credits.<br><br>Credits on IMDB mentions Paul Linford on the Main Titles.<br><br>Trevor Morris helped Jablonsky on the Ferrari Causeway Chase.<br>Jablonsky worked, for sure, on the Hallway and Helicopter Inserts.<br><br>100% sure Rabin worked on Tapia, Tapia Pissed Off, The Stuff, Wiretap Results, Ocean, Dead Bodies #2, Heart to Heart, Breaking Into Mortuary, Syd's Cover Is Blown, Tapia Has Syd (without Inserts), Prep for Tapia Sneak, Cuba Chase, Guantanamo (those tracks are on the Rabin only-bootleg).Hoping for the Rocketman score to get a release. Loved the score in the movie. Any updates on this ?Additionally, for anyone interested, I've managed to come up with a final list of themes from the series that I believe to be mostly accurate.<br><br>HTTYD 1: Hiccup & Toothless, The Friendship ostinato, Viking Theme, Viking "B" Theme, Dragons, Berk, The Dragon Tamer (Hiccup's unique qualities), Vikings & Dragons, Astrid<br><br>HTTYD 2: Loss, Exploration/Hiccup's Maturance, Drago, Hiccup & Valka, The Alpha, Stoick & Valka, The Chief<br><br>HTTYD 3: The Furies ostinato, Love, The Dragon Liberators, Moving On, The Hidden World, Toothless & The Light Fury, Grimmel, Dragon Trappers<br><br>A list more impressive than Star Wars, and with almost every new theme returning for the next film, while keeping most of the base themes. A masterful achievement by John Powell and his crew, as others have said!Just finished watching the movie, and while it's not much more than fine, it's sure as hell better than every other Star Wars movie that's come out since The Force Awakens (minus the ugly fucking visuals). <br><br>However the score is absolutely amazing. Powell's adaptation and development of the new Han Solo theme from Williams is flawless, the callbacks to other themes from the series are mostly appropriate (and good on him for not using the Force theme once!) and Powell's original material is fresh and exciting in a way that even Williams himself hasn't been able to pull off with the new films. <br><br>Powell might very well be up there with the greatest film composers if he continues to produce work like this from now on (which from HTTYD 3 seems very possible!)
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Muppet Treasure Island
Label: Angel Records
Length: 51'33
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  1. Treasure Island (1:07)
    Hans Zimmer
  2. Shiver My Timbers (2:24)
    Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Hans Zimmer, Simon Greenaway
  3. Something Better (2:59)
    Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Hans Zimmer, Simon Greenaway
  4. Sailing For Adventure (2:59)
    Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Hans Zimmer, Simon Greenaway
  5. Cabin Fever (2:18)
    Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Hans Zimmer, Simon Greenaway
  6. A Professional Pirate (3:14)
    Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Hans Zimmer, Simon Greenaway
  7. Boom Shakalaka (1:21)
    Sylvester Stewart, Hans Zimmer, Nick Glennie-Smith
  8. Love Led Us Here (2:22)
    Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Hans Zimmer, Nick Glennie-Smith
  9. The Map (4:35)
    Hans Zimmer
  10. Captain Smollet (2:03)
    Hans Zimmer, Harry Gregson-Williams
  11. Land Ho (2:39)
    Hans Zimmer
  12. Compass (1:07)
    Hans Zimmer, Harry Gregson-Williams
  13. Long John (3:57)
    Hans Zimmer
  14. Rescue (7:00)
    Hans Zimmer
  15. Honest Brave And True (3:54)
    Hans Zimmer, Harry Gregson-Williams
  16. Love Power (3:42)
    Ziggy Marley
  17. Love Led Us Here (3:44)
    John Berry, Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil
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Mike (OTM) reply Replies: 0 || 2018-01-16 21:46:34
Boom Shakalaka is actually a pretty epic track, if you can get past the "muppets singing" part. ;)

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 7 || 2014-05-10 20:26:02
And T-Mann don't forget this one as well for 1996... ;)


BTW I added some credits...


And there's also The Preacher's Wife, which is also an awesome score (for a terribly lame movie lol)...


Edmund Meinerts2014-05-10 20:28:45
So I guess the rumors I heard about this being a mostly HGW score were untrue...


T-Mann0362014-05-10 20:29:10
I won't "fuggedaboutit", Soldier. Thanks.

*Brooklyn accent


Hybrid Soldier2014-05-10 20:33:01
Well Ed there's qui a lot of unreleased cues, but Harry did a lot... Surely not more than Hans, stuff like The Map or Rescue are just pure zimmerisms... :)


Hybrid Soldier2014-05-10 20:40:59
I remember I made some listing watching the movie last year :

TREASURE ISLAND
SHIVER MY TIMBERS
SOMETHING BETTER
BLIND PEW (UNRELEASED)
THE MAP
HISPANIOLA (UNRELEASED)
MEETING SILVER (UNRELEASED)
ONE LEG (UNRELEASED)
COMPASS (CAP SMOLLET)
SETTING SAILS (UNRELEASED)
SAILING FOR ADVENTURE
PARTY NIGHT (UNRELEASED)
NORTH & SOUTH WEST (UNRELEASED)
TO THE CARIBBEAN (UNRELEASED)
ABDUCTED (UNRELEASED)
LOCK UP THE MAP (UNRELEASED)
WAITING (UNRELEASED)
CABIN FEVER
LONG JOHN
SILVER’S TRUE NATURE (UNRELEASED)
LAND HO
ISLAND PARTY SOURCE (UNRELEASED)
A PROFESSIONAL PIRATE
CAPTAIN SMOLLET (COMPASS)
BOOM SHAKALAKA
OLD GIRLFRIEND (UNRELEASED)
EMPTY CHESTS (UNRELEASED)
BLACK SPOT FOR SILVER (UNRELEASED)
RETURN FROM THE SEA (UNRELEASED)
OLD ACQUAINTANCES AND A GHOST (UNRELEASED)
LOVE LED US HERE
RESCUE
HONEST, BRAVE & TRUE
ZANZIBARBARIANS (UNRELEASED)

And in OST they mixed up Compass & Captain Smollet, they actually interverted the titles...


isildur2014-05-10 21:00:29
This score is so much fun.


Poe2014-05-10 23:48:33
CAPTAIN SMOLLET (COMPASS)

Does this mean it is Captain Smollet (cue title), which is Compass on the OST?


Hybrid Soldier2014-05-10 23:57:11
Haha Poe for a minute I didn't remember... It's not the cuesheet, just me doing titles watching the film... But yes, you are right !! ;)

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2014-01-10 18:40:18
amazing how little-talked about this score is. quite good imo.

Mike reply Replies: 1 || 2013-09-12 17:16:35
"Rescue" sounds like a weird mix of "The Battle" from Gladiator, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Crimson Tide.


MacArthur2013-09-12 17:26:10
Agreed! I also hear The Peacemaker in there a little bit

MacArthur reply Replies: 0 || 2013-09-01 19:29:41
I love this score and with the addition of the muppets great stuff. Love how Zimmer uses his brass in all the Muppet songs. Awesome!

Mike reply Replies: 0 || 2010-09-01 00:00:00
Anyone know if there is an instrumental version of "Shiver My Timbers" available anywhere?

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2009-06-16 00:00:00
lol this web was last met in 24 09 08 soo old

moscar reply Replies: 0 || 2008-09-24 00:00:00
i like that movie in special the sountrack a ziggy marley song is very fine but im searching the any sountrack but not localizated her

Peggy P reply Replies: 0 || 2008-06-23 00:00:00
Muppet Treasure Island is mu all-time FAVORITE musical. I got hooked (sorry) when my boys started watching as toddlers. I will never givie up my tape - unless I get the DVD. I can sing 'Profession Pirate', 'Cabin Fever', and 'Boom Shakalaka' in my sleep. (A skill I learned as a Mom - cap nap through the movies the kids are watching for the 23rd time.) I love it, love it, and will continue to love it. Perhaps 'Boom Shakalaka' could be played at my wake someday.

Gabriel reply Replies: 0 || 2007-01-13 00:00:00
Love Power by Ziggy Marley And The Medley Makers And Love Led Us Here by Kermit The Frog And Miss Piggy

Mikel Carmona-S.i.W (from Spain) reply Replies: 0 || 2006-12-13 00:00:00
Un trabajo magnífico!! Excelent music.

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 0 || 2006-07-27 00:00:00
dlm

Songs Composed and Produced by : Barry Mann
Song Lyrics by : Cynthia Weil

The score rocks, and the songs too !

dlm reply Replies: 0 || 2006-03-24 00:00:00
Does someone know who has arranged the songs for the film? They fit very well with the score...

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