Two dozen L.A. musicians picketed Marvel Studios in Manhattan Beach on Friday to protest the fact that Disney-Marvel's blockbuster "The Avengers" was scored in London, depriving U.S. musicians of…
Thirty-three years after its initial release, composer Jerry Goldsmith's landmark score for "Star Trek: The Motion Picture" has been completely restored and is about to be released in a deluxe…
Rolfe Kent, composer of the scores for "Sideways," "Up in the Air" and the theme for TV's "Dexter," received BMI's Richard Kirk Award for career achievement Wednesday night at the Regent Beverly…
When "Transformers" became a hit movie in the summer of 2007, soundtrack fans went nuts when the only album to hit stores was a song collection (and a third of the songs weren't even in the movie)…
Just as "Transformers" and "Desperate Housewives" illustrate different musical sides of the same composer, so do "Gears of War 2" and "Sims 3" in the videogame world.
For "Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry, the challenge was to find a composer who understood the unconventional tone of the series -- part comedy, part drama, part mystery, part satire -- and…
When "Battleship" opens on U.S. screens Friday, American naval forces will battle hostile extraterrestrials to Steve Jablonsky's ferocious, heroic, percussive music -- and sounds for the aliens based…
He's the 'Transformers' maestro, but Jablonsky can also do low-key.
Composer's dangerous, dark vibe still guides the latest Bond scores
Composer Alex North is enjoying a surprising resurgence on Broadway between his incidental music for "Death of a Salesman" and the prominent use of "Unchained Melody" in "Ghost: The Musical."
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Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
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The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%