WB is rebooting a number of classic cartoons into live action/animated hybrids like Tom & Jerry and Scooby Doo, Lex Luthor is coming to Supergirl, Grimm may get a spin-off series, Jungle Cruise is pushed back to Summer 2020, Luke Cage gets canceled and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
One of the go-to composers for directors like Zack Snyder, Rob Zombie and James Gunn, Tyler Bates has scored movies like both John Wicks, both Guardians of the Galaxy movies, Halloween, 300 and more.
Since hitting the scene around 2001, Ramin Djawadi has already left a mark on pop culture with his iconic Game of Thrones score as well as excellent scores for things like Westworld, Iron Man, Pacific Rim and more.
Before they teamed up for Back to the Future, Alan Silvestri composed the smoothest of smooth jazz for Robert Zemeckis’ Romancing the Stone, which also featured 80’s stars like Eddy Grant and Billy Ocean on the soundtrack.
The music of Trent Reznor and Nine Inch Nails has appeared all over the place in movies, from the trailers, to the entire soundtrack to the score.
Regardless of how you feel about the actual movie, Tron: Legacy, you have to admit that the score for the film by Daft Punk is one of the greatest ever.
Tons of news this week including sequel announcements, remakes in development, shows getting cancelled and the latest video game from Disney.
The man who scored our favorite movie of all time, Commando, has also scored over 100 other films, including the highest selling score of all time, which is the Titanic score.
Even though it’s the supposed to be the dumping ground for movies right now, Contagion is one of the best movies of the year and an incredibly scary thriller.
In this week’s Musical Montage we highlight Back to the Future, whose music is almost as important to the series as the time travel is.