Seventy-seven original scores have qualified for Academy Award consideration, according to the list mailed this week to the 236 voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' music…
The scores for four contenders for Academy Awards have run afoul of music-branch rules and are being Sdisqualified from Oscar consideration.
DVD label Twilight Time launches next month with a unique angle and business model that caters to the niche market that loves old film music.
"Never Let Me Go" needed music that was as delicately balanced as the storytelling.
No Academy group has tinkered more with its rules than the music branch. Over the years, categories have been added and subtracted, and the award titles have changed repeatedly.
"What music should accompany a 14-year-old girl bent on avenging her father's murder in the Old West?," says composer Carter Burwell of "True Grit."
For "Alice in Wonderland" -- their 13th film together -- composer Danny Elfman and director Tim Burton had a tougher time than usual.
Ronni Chasen was remembered as a brilliant publicist, as well as a loyal and funny friend, at a memorial service Sunday morning at Hillside Memorial Park in Culver City. The crowd easily numbered…
Director Christopher Nolan keeps throwing wild challenges at composer Hans Zimmer. First, it was reinventing the sound of a troubled hero for "Batman Begins," then creating an unsettling vibe for the…
John Powell, whose credits include such popular animated films as "Shrek," "Happy Feet" and "Kung Fu Panda," returned to that arena with music for one of the year's best-reviewed films: "How to Train…
Hollywood studio musicians are worried. Some are saying they are doing much less work than they once did, and some are blaming a growing number of overseas recordings for American films as an…
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