New & Upcoming Releases

New & Upcoming Releases

New episodes of Film Music Fridays, Film Music Focus, Score Cue Snapshots, and more.

New & Upcoming Releases
  • Ep. 100 - Hans Zimmer & James Newton Howard's 'The Dark Knight'

    Nothing compares to 'The Dark Knight'. The epic performances, 70mm film sequences, practical effects, and the incredible score is just a small portion of what makes it a nearly perfect film. Scored by Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard, this snapshot is at the end of the movie, when Gordon tells...

  • Ep. 99 - John Williams' 'E.T.'

    What can be said about the genius of this score? It was the fourth in history to accomplish the feat or winning the Academy Award, Golden Globe, Grammy, and BAFTA (the previous two, 'Star Wars' and 'Jaws', were also composed by Williams, who remains the only person to have won all awards for the ...

  • Ep. 98 - Alan Silvestri's 'Ready Player One'

    There is no question that Alan Silvestri's score to Spielberg's 'Ready Player One' is one of our favorites. From referencing his own music from 'Back to the Future', to quoting music written by Max Steiner, Wendy Carlos, and Akira Ifukube, the three cues featured in this scene are an example of t...

  • Ep. 97 - Thomas Newman's 'Lemony Snicket's a Series of Unfortunate Events'

    We love featuring any score by Thomas Newman, and in this Snapshot we are showcasing his work to 'Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events' - the 2004 adventure film directed by Brad Silberling. This scene comes near the end of the film, where three orphans open a letter from their parents...

  • Ep. 96 - John Williams' 'Jurassic Park'

    Nobody can question that the score to 'Jurassic Park' is one of the most beloved and iconic of John Williams' career. The unforgettable 'Jurassic Park Theme' can be heard in this snapshot to which Williams himself stated that it was an attempt "to capture the awesome beauty and sublimity of the d...

  • Ep. 95 - Alan Silvestri's 'Contact'

    Where to watch:
    Listen to the score:
    Every Monday and Wednesday, SCORE CUE SNAPSHOTS brings you iconic scenes married to the corresponding score cue without dialogue...

  • The Pinball Concerts - Highballs & Brass, Pt. 1


    Grab yourself a drink, sit back, and join us for something new! CineConcerts founder and producer Justin Freer leads 14 Los Angeles-based, renowned brass players and brings you a concert with highballs, interviews, a fun rehearsal, arcade games, and more!