Ep. 129 - Marc Shaiman's 'The Addams Family'
It's Halloween! • Comedy, Fantasy, Music, 31-Jan-2022
'The Addams Family' is one of our favorite films ever made. Directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, the music by legendary composer Marc Shaiman is nothing short of brilliant. It also features incredible performances by Anjelica Huston, the late Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd, and Christina Ricci. Haven't seen the film? Do so immediately!
Original Addams Family Theme by Vic Mizzy.
Where to watch: https://letterboxd.com/film/the-addams-family/
Every Monday and Wednesday, SCORE CUE SNAPSHOTS brings you iconic scenes married to the corresponding score cue without dialogue and SFX, thus allowing anyone to appreciate how the score works with what you see unfold on-screen.
Up Next in It's Halloween!
Ep. 140 - Elliot Goldenthal's 'Alien 3'
Nothing can compare to the Fox logo mixing with the eerie Goldenthal opening. Interestingly, the score was recorded during the 192 Los Angeles riots, which Goldenthal later claimed contributed to the score's disturbing nature.
While a controversial Alien film in the franchise for a variety of r...
Ep. 148 - John Murphy & Underworld's ...
This intense sci-fi psychological thriller by Danny Boyle is another one of our favorites. Is there anything Boyle can't do? With a brilliant script by Alex Garland, there are many aspects from this film inspired by Kubrick (2001: A Space Odyssey), or even Tarkovsky (Solaris) and Ridley Scott (Al...
Ep. 9 - Jerry Goldsmith's 'Legend'
Enjoy this incredible score composed by Jerry Goldsmith from the Ridley Scott Director's Cut of 'Legend' (1985). This score was originally removed by the studio after a first round of test screenings in an effort to make the film appropriate for young audiences. Tangerine Dream ended up recording...