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JAMES HORNER FILM MUSIC | February 22, 2017 |

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FOND MEMORIES #7: 1983 – KRULL AND BRAINSTORM

January 21, 2017 | | 1257 Views 2

Fond Memories is our step-by-step overview of James Horner’s career. We aim for it to be as comprehensive as possible. If you have additional information that is relevant to this episode, please do not hesitate to contact … Read More

STANDOUT SET PIECES #4: PROJECT X (1987)

January 19, 2017 | | 716 Views 2

4.0 Bringing you up to speed In his eye-opening book Save The Cat, screenwriter Blake Snyder reveals the structure of the standard Hollywood screenplay: a three-act story with fifteen different “beats”. It’s important to realize that Snyder didn’t invent anything, … Read More

SECOND ANALYSIS OF THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN

December 20, 2016 | | 968 Views 2

To celebrate the release this week of The Magnificent Seven discs, we re-present our thematic analysis of the score, with several adjustments, additions and corrections. As before, the cues will be explored in chronological order, this time … Read More

[CHARLIE ROSE INTERVIEW] JAMES HORNER: “I’M A ROMANTIC”

December 14, 2016 | | 1630 Views 3

The interview with James Horner recorded on March 1, 2001 with Charlie Rose as part of the promotion of the film Enemy at the Gates is finally available. The composer covers several subjects during 19 minutes: His passion for film … Read More

MAG 7 BLU-RAY OFFERS TOUCHING TRIBUTE

December 13, 2016 | | 1352 Views 4

On the upcoming release of "The Magnificent Seven" on Blu-ray December 20th, one of the included bonus features focuses on the creation of the score, titled "Magnificent Music".

In … Read More

STANDOUT SET PIECES #3: COMING HOME FROM THE SEA (THE PERFECT STORM)

November 22, 2016 | | 1083 Views

3.0 Bringing you up to speed Reportedly, James Horner really wanted this assignment, and for good reason, because The Perfect Storm (2000) offered him the kind of canvas he liked to work on: it’s chockful of action sequences big and … Read More

LIVING IN THE AGE OF AIRPLANES: EXCLUSIVE REVIEW

October 22, 2016 | | 1411 Views 3

If there is one word that can stand out from listening to Living in the Age of Airplanes, it's diversity! Indeed, there's a great variety of styles to each piece of music, from tribal to symphonic and even a salsa … Read More

LIVING IN THE AGE OF AIRPLANES: INTERVIEW WITH BRIAN TERWILLIGER

October 21, 2016 | | 1755 Views 2

JHFM chats with filmmaker Brian Terwilliger on the eve of the home media release of his documentary and soundtrack album.   JHFM: Thank you very much for taking the time to speak with us today. The charter of the James … Read More