Performing rights organization BMI honored James Newton Howard at their annual Film/TV Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on Wednesday night, feting the veteran film composer as well as handing out…
A few weeks ago, 5,000 people in London's Royal Albert Hall cheered "Interstellar" after it unspooled with a full orchestra playing Hans Zimmer's powerful score in its entirety. This summer, the…
With movie music nights having become de rigueur at concert halls and amphitheaters across the land — not to mention recently sprung festival showcases — it might be important to note the event that…
Beginning next year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will showcase its Oscar-nominated songs and scores in a live concert a few days before the awards ceremony itself.
Summit's long-in-development romantic comedy "Kicked, Bitten and Scratched" has revved up with the scripting team of Keith Merryman & David A. Newman and producers Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot…
Morricone, Williams, Herrmann top Variety poll of ASCAP, BMI members
Despite having turned 80 in June, Lalo Schifrin shows no signs of slowing down: He will be honored at two festivals in Europe in October, has a four-CD career retrospective due for release, has…
Translating Steve Harvey's bestseller "Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man" into a four-pronged romantic comedy, Tim Story's breezy if predictable film overstays its welcome.
Hans Zimmer, Oscar-winning composer of "The Lion King" and one of film's most sought-after composers, has jumped ship from the Gorfaine-Schwartz agency to WME.
Warren Beatty's initial effort as a producer, "Bonnie and Clyde," incongruously couples comedy with crime, in this biopic of Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a pair of Texas desperadoes who roamed and…
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