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Musical Montage: The Last Dragon

The Last Dragon is a cult classic for characters like Sho’nuff and it’s ridiculous story but it’s also famous as a platform for Motown Records founder, Berry Gordy, to highlight some of his up and coming talent.

Musical Montage: Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

The soundtrack for the awesome Scott Pilgrim vs The World is probably as important as the crazy fights and video game reference and it doesn’t hurt to have people like Beck and Metric writing your songs for you.

Musical Montage: Michael Giacchino

Spielberg has John Williams, Tim Burton has Danny Elfman and JJ Abrams has Michael Giacchino, who has done the scores for most of Abrams’ projects as well as some of the most memorable Pixar scores, like Up.

Musical Montage: Bret McKenzie “Man or Muppet”

Check out the Oscar winning Best Original Song, “Man or Muppet” by Flight of the Conchords’ Bret McKenzie, where brothers Gary and Walter must figure out what kind of person they are going to be for the rest of their lives.

Musical Montage: E.S. Posthumus

You may not recognize the name but you will definitely recognize the music of orchestral/electronic group E.S. Posthumus, whose music has appeared in a number of movie trailers and TV shows.

Musical Montage: Ennio Morricone

This week in Musical Montage we highlight Italian film composing legend Ennio Morricone, who has made some of the most well known movie scores of all time, including the ones for Sergio Leone’s spaghetti westerns.