What’s it like writing music for a torture scene?

It could be the tension; it could be the gore. Either way, there are moments during some horror films where you just need to look away. Dan Luscombe didn’t have that luxury. — December 20, 2017. “Any scene that there was music in, I had to watch — either in tiny increments or its entirety — up to 100 times,”

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10 Films With Great Soundtracks To Watch On Netflix Today

A great film soundtrack can often be just as instrumental to a film’s success as its script, cast, and direction. That’s why we’ve trawled through Netflix’s back catalog to find the movie that has harnessed the power of music to the most awe-inspiring effect. — December 14, 2017. From epic blockbusters and Oscar-winning classics to art-house hits and cult favorites –

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5 Movie Soundtracks That Rescued Great Musicians From Obscurity

The connection between music and film dates back to cinema’s infancy when pianists and organ players provided live accompaniment for silent movies. Over a century later, motion-picture soundtracks are helping to keep the record industry alive. — October 25, 2017 Music supervisors routinely choose just the right pop songs to make key scenes swell with emotion and energy. One thing

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