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And even then, people rate before listening to it...The version on this page is actually sound effects-free!Sehr Geehrter Herr Zimmer, du hast viele Fans in Polen. Lassen Sie es uns wissen, wenn Sie nach Polen kommen. Wir haben mehrere Orte, an denen Sie Ihre Arbeit präsentieren können. Sie sind hier herzlich willkommen.<br>-------------------------<br>Dear Mr. Zimmer, you have many fans in Poland. Let us know when you come to Poland. We have several places where you can present your work. You are very welcome here.Credits added !All sounds really good!<br>Tracks 1, 4, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 16, 19 are wonderful.
Macejko: i do tooI for one believe they should not allow user ratings until the album has been released.I really like it! It's like a HTTYD with a twang to it.I do. And other collectors too. LOL.Felix: some people buy CD-s yet nowadays, some people thinks, if a music is a masterpiece in it's own, then they can appreciate the composer's work with some money, even that money going to the publisher
Who needs CDs?? LoLAs far as I know, no.<br><br>Sadly. <br><br>I would love to get my hands on a "clean" version. Love the score!Well ok, but how to get the song itself on physical cd, if its not on this soundtrack. There is now official Single CD yet for the Song ... :/Are there any versions that movie sound effects, such as car noise, have disappeared?I really hope that for the inevitable sequel they dump the songs and focus a bit more on the actual score. I listened to the album again and there's definitely a lot that they can expand upon. <br><br>Mike Bay (through his movies) is one of the "founders" of the MV/RC sound so it sucks to see him relying on so much freakin' songs nowadays. And it's not only him.....<br><br>That's why themes have disappeared. Composers just don't have the chance to create more.  And I'm sure it's frustrating for them to deal with all of this. So don't blame ONLY the composer when a score doesn't feel satisfying enough. God knows how many other people have a say in all of this...
Bay should work with Jerry Bruckheimer again.<br>================<br><br><br>That is something a lot of people are hoping for :)<br><br>The days of The Rock, Armageddon, Pearl Harbor and Bad Boys 2 were awesome. You saw trailers that simply said "From Michael Bay and Jerry Bruckheimer" and audiences knew exactly what they gonna get. Those were some very exciting days. <br><br>I don't think we will see another Armageddon-sized reunion of Michael and Jerry but hey......at least we have their previous movies to enjoy. I'm grateful for that :) <br><br>P.S. Armageddon NEEDS to be re-released in IMAX 3D. It's the perfect movie for this format.doesn't look like it but per the announcement on 007.com an 'epic sweeping instrumental orchestral version' of it will beWill the Song "No Time to Die" from Billie Eilish on the CD release of this Album?If you care about Ben's work in horror, you gonna like this (the strings and themes sounds mostly like A Cure for Wellness), and lots of abrasive electronics.<br><br>If you don't care, that's other story.It is good, very good.<br><br>But still no manage to top his work in HTTYD, but, really impressive.
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Steve JablonskyJay FloodClay DuncanNick Glennie-Smith
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A Nightmare On Elm Street
Label: WaterTower Music
Length: 49'56
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  1. Freddy's Coming For You (4:28)
    Steve Jablonsky
  2. Main Title (2:35)
    Steve Jablonsky
  3. Missing Pictures (2:22)
    Steve Jablonsky
  4. Rufus? (1:34)
    Steve Jablonsky
  5. Quiet Drive (1:48)
    Steve Jablonsky
  6. Jesse And Kris (1:08)
    Steve Jablonsky
  7. Jesse And The Police (2:50)
    Steve Jablonsky
  8. You Smell Different (2:14)
    Steve Jablonsky
  9. A Man Named Fred Krueger (5:03)
    Steve Jablonsky
  10. Research (2:22)
    Steve Jablonsky, Jay Flood
  11. It's Hot In Here (3:12)
    Steve Jablonsky
  12. The School (0:52)
    Steve Jablonsky
  13. Where The Monster Lives (4:51)
    Steve Jablonsky
  14. Wake Me Up (4:55)
    Steve Jablonsky
  15. Boo (1:06)
    Steve Jablonsky
  16. Like It Used To Be (5:32)
    Steve Jablonsky
  17. One More Nap (2:44)
    Steve Jablonsky
  18. Jump Rope (0:20)
    Steve Jablonsky (Charles Bernstein)
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Bayhem reply Replies: 8 || 2019-03-23 20:37:04
I recently saw both this movie and Friday the 13th (2009). And I have to say that Steve did a pretty good job with the music. Yes, I'm aware of the complaints and the whole "remakes suck" mentality. But still......I advice you to revisit these scores. You might be pleasantly surprised.

Speaking of horror scores.......I realized these days that it's been a while since we've heard a TRULY memorable and effective horror score. Or maybe it's just me and I've missed some really good ones...

Your thoughts on the matter, folks?


Hybrid Soldier2019-03-23 20:43:59
I'm a huuuuuuge fan of the Freddy character & movies, and I really liked this remake, it didn't deserve the reputation it has... Especially when you compare to Freddy 2 or 6... lol

Music is great, best horror score Steve did with Amityville. But I also liked his more ambient horrors like Texas Chainsaws or Friday the 13th or Hitcher. But I can understand he probably wanted to step out of that genre and not end up being the new Harry Manfredini typecast !


mpolonest123 2019-03-23 21:22:01
Steve really knocked it out of the park with “Nightmare”. I always appreciate horror scores that balance the use of themes with the more atonal music you normally get.

And the last horror score I remember loving was John Carpenter’s 2019 Halloween score. A great blend of old and new, especially for Carpenter fans like myself.


mpolonest123 2019-03-23 21:22:48
^ 2018 I mean


Hybrid Soldier2019-03-23 21:25:27
I really liked Gary Go's Friend Request from 2016 too.


Scorefan2019-03-23 21:52:38
Ummm @Hybrid, what do you think about Holly Amber Church. I listened two scores from her and they are really good scores.


superultramegaa2019-03-24 00:13:08
The music is good, definitely better than Amityville (which I never found scary or interesting). The overuse of the cello and ambient/atonal cues gets annoying at times, but unlike a lot of modern horror there is real substance here. A decent amount of themes (but not too many), some decent suspenseful ostinato bits, good use of children's choir, and good thematic development. I don't have any interest in Steve's ambient horror scores because I really dislike that type of music.

As for the remake it's really mixed for me. There are genuinely creepy visuals and ideas, but with often poor execution. My go-to example is there's a great dream sequence with "not-Johnny Depp" in the library with dream-like visuals such as Freddy turning around inhumanly quickly. But that final visual is accompanied by a jump-scare for no reason and completely kills the impact of it. If his turning was completely silent, it would have been much more terrifying.

Jackie Earle Haley did a really good job as Freddy, (especially in the alternate ending), and Rooney Mara executed the material she was given very well. But unfortunately the characters are bland, all fitting into the emo/hipster teenager stereotype and little else. It also doesn't help that much of the deleted and alternate scenes ended up being much more interesting than the final ones we were stuck with, (Hospital Opening, Dean's original death scenes, and Alternate Ending).


mpolonest123 2019-03-24 00:26:42
^ Have to agree with you there. It’s not a terrible film by any means, but given the concept it is surprisingly bland. There were so many opportunities to do something cool with the dream concept, but it felt to me like they played it “safe”. And yes, the characters are extremely forgettable. I will give credit to Jackie Earl Haley, he does a pretty good job with the material he is given.

And I just remembered 2 excellent horror scores from the past few years:
It and A Cure For Wellness by Benjamin Wallfisch.


Bayhem2019-03-24 18:04:23
It and A Cure For Wellness by Benjamin Wallfisch.
.....................

Well, I'll be goddamned! I totally forgot about 'A Cure For Wellness'. I absolutely loved the movie and yes, the score is truly great and memorable, especially the main theme. Wallfisch knocked it out of the park with that one.

It seems that every time Gore Verbinski makes a horror movie we're treated with a great score. First it was 'The Ring' - which IMO is one of the best horror scores ever - and more recently 'A Cure For Wellness'. Both very immersive, creepy and atmospheric scores. Exactly the type of horror scores that I love.

Dakota reply Replies: 0 || 2011-05-26 09:19:44
How about it, Hyrbid. You said you are an Elm Street specialist, so can you edit who did what here? Please and Thank You =)

Dakota reply Replies: 0 || 2011-03-30 00:00:00
In "Freddy's Coming For You", around 1:56 the music starts getting weird like there's a hidden message played in reverse or something. I love that. That would be really awesome if it is, but I doubt it.

SnakesInPantaloons reply Replies: 0 || 2010-11-18 00:00:00
Sorry Dude. It's Better To Watch It, But, I'm Lucky Another Version Didn't Come Out Yet... Because Since I Just Released It, I Guess That It Was Dumb To Do So.

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-11-17 00:00:00
But isnt it better to watch the movie then as you ripped it straight from the DVD with sfx and all?
just wondering

Dakota reply Replies: 0 || 2010-11-14 00:00:00
And how's the sound quality?

SnakesInPantaloons reply Replies: 0 || 2010-11-14 00:00:00
It's Okay..... I Find It Decent

SnakesInPantaloons reply Replies: 0 || 2010-11-13 00:00:00
Here's The Tracklist To My Release Of The Expanded Score. Tracks With * In Them Contain SFX, The Others Don't :
01. Main Title
02. Springwood Diner*
03. You're Not Real*
04. The Graveyard*
05. Missing Pictures
06. The Attic
07. Fall Asleep In Class*
08. Have A Nice Trip*
09. We're Having The Same Dream*
10. Rufus?
11. Kris's Dream*
12. Found You*
13. Jesse And The Police*
14. Powell's Book Store
15. Jesse's Nightmare*
16. We're Running Out Of Time*
17. You Smell Different
18. Clues
19. Research(Alternate)*
20. You Killed Krueger
21. Store Accident*
22. The Hospital*
23. Quiet Drive
24. The School(The School / Where The Monster Lives)
25. The Only Way
26. Tag, You're It
27. Boo!*
28. Like It Used To Be(Like It Used To Be / Krueger's Final Kill)*
29. End Credits

SnakesInPantaloons reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-20 00:00:00
I Made A Cover For The Expanded Score Not Too Long Ago... Like I Said, I Hope It Gets Released

Tricky Dick reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-16 00:00:00
SnakeDude...Are you on drugs *LOL* I don´t understand what you are rambling about here...
What covers??

SnakesInPantaloons reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-14 00:00:00
I Forgot. I'm A Score Collector and An Album Cover Designer. The One I Made For This Was Okay.

SnakesInPantaloons reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-14 00:00:00
Sorry About The Email Dude....

Dakota reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-13 00:00:00
@SnakesInPantaloons

Ya, I've stopped. None of that is allowed here, this site is just to come look at all the work these amazing composers have done, which I am grateful for.

Tricky Dick reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-12 00:00:00
@Snake
What are talking about covers?

SnakesInPantaloons reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-12 00:00:00
Sorry About The Email Thing Dakota. I Don't Think I Can Give That Info Out To People... Sorry

SnakesInPantaloons reply Replies: 0 || 2010-09-08 00:00:00
I Like Making Covers To Albums... They're Soo Much Fun!!!! Even This One Wasn't That Bad.

SnakesInPantaloons reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-22 00:00:00
@Freddy Kreuger
Fine!

Freddy Kreuger reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-22 00:00:00
@Dakota
I know how to spell Krueger but my spelling here is with eu OK.its my nickname
Yes this is a great place to be but asking for boots mean trouble...

@Snake
yes I will have a heart when you get a brain...stop promoting your bootlegs here OK!

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
@Dakota,
Each comment can be possibly edited or deleted to ensure it is suitable for public presentation

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
@Dakota,
Courtesy of Universal & UIP

Dakota reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
How does the Web Radio work? Can anyone tell me please?

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
Dakota,
Release date : 04/30/2010

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
@Dakota,
Proceeds from tickets sold to the Inception film premiere and after-party event will benefit the Alliance for Climate Protection

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
@Dakota,
The two bonus tracks, “Projections” and “Don’t Think About Elephants,” will go live at noon PT on Thursday, August 12th

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
Dakota,
Freddy's Coming For You

Dakota reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
Ok, whatever......

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
Geez.... This Might Be A While... There Will Probably More Than 20 Tracks... I'm Guessing

Dakota reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
Ya, I got the two bonus tracks and love them. But why did you list the release date for NOES? I know it came out on the 30th, and is states it above.

Dakota reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-15 00:00:00
@ Mikel Siw (a fan from Spain)

Yes, it is a very nice site, I love it. It's good to have a place to come check out all the extensive work for all my favorite Composers.

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