Supporting Actress Race
Like telecast producers Bill Mechanic and Adam Shankman, Hamilton is a newcomer to Oscar duties.
And the Oscar for Most Prolific Composer of 2009 goes to: Alexandre Desplat.
For years it was common for studios to cross-market a film with a well known performer, but today niche artists are landing more tracks in films and reaping the spoils, especially around award season.
Marvin Hamlisch -- the '70s wunderkind who won Oscars for "The Way We Were" and "The Sting" and went on to conquer Broadway with "A Chorus Line" -- is back. And his music for "The Informant" is…
When noteworthy recording artists pen songs for films, it's an opportunity for them to flex their creative muscles and brand themselves in another arena, but rarely do you hear about a hired…
James Horner put in 15-hour days, six days a week, from March into November scoring James Cameron's "Avatar." "Draining" was his one-word explanation of a process that has required him to score…
With Paramount's "Star Trek" and Disney/Pixar's "Up," Michael Giacchino continues to demonstrate his flair for crafting robust themes so evocative and so memorable that moviegoers can take them home…
Rolfe Kent's jazzy score for "Sideways" provided the perfect accompaniment to a story about two guys on a semi-improvisational trip.
New Orleans in the early part of the 20th century - the setting of Disney's animated "The Princess and the Frog" - is territory that composer Randy Newman has trod before.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen2Daily: $1.7M Cumulative: $140.5M Disney -30.18%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $437,117 Cumulative: $6.8M Relativity Media -25.73%