Alan Silvestri – What Lies Beneath

Posted in Alan Silvestri, Soundtrack Reviews (Short Quote) with tags , , , , on April 13, 2012 by zahnmimres

“As the film demands very little use of the music, I can’t help feeling that the score is darned generic. The main theme is somewhat potential but lacking in general development. According to that, the dramatic part has become so average whereas the thrilling part can be considered to be a bit better only because of Silvestri’s bombastic style. Therefore, he still fails to bring up enough strength on the context and by under 30-minute run on this album; everything just goes on like a cliché before it ends up being forgettable.”

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Thomas Newman – Angels In America

Posted in Soundtrack Reviews (Full Version), Thomas Newman with tags , , , , , , on April 11, 2012 by zahnmimres

“This score is undeniably one of Thomas Newman’s great works and spiritually a soulful score that wins over his own trademark.”

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Aaron Zigman – My Sister’s Keeper (Score)

Posted in Aaron Zigman, Soundtrack Reviews (Full Version) with tags , , , , , on April 3, 2012 by zahnmimres

“It sounds equally upright to the story but still distractingly lacking like most of Zigman’s inordinately conservative scores.”

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Javier Navarrete – Wrath of the Titans

Posted in Javier Navarrete, Soundtrack Reviews (Full Version) with tags , , , , , , on March 31, 2012 by zahnmimres

“It may not be Navarrete’s best as I have expected but it definitely sounds more suitable than the previous one with well-built energy and passion.”

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Thomas Newman – The Help (Score) *Review In English*

Posted in Soundtrack Reviews (Full Version), Thomas Newman with tags , , , , , on March 29, 2012 by zahnmimres

“THE HELP is another Newman’s magnificent score that purely delivers an emotional drive for human being.”

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James Newton Howard – The Hunger Games (Score)

Posted in James Newton Howard, Soundtrack Reviews (Full Version) with tags , , , , , , , on March 28, 2012 by zahnmimres

“THE HUNGER GAMES may have its moments but, due to its length restriction, only minor developments are found to be satisfying.”

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Thomas Newman – The Debt *Review In English*

Posted in Soundtrack Reviews (Full Version), Thomas Newman with tags , , , , , on March 27, 2012 by zahnmimres

“This score could have been dropped average if there was no Newman’s magic enhancing it.”

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