77 Sunset Strip WEA 247762 (Germany) 19.99
The Family Man Sire 31151 (2 score tracks) 16.99
(52:49) New Nicholas Cage movie has soundtrack with plethora of songs,
only two Danny Elfman tracks. The orchestral score cues (6:14) alternate
between modest energy and subdued warmth. If only there were more of it.
Ship Of Fools Artemis 002 (UK) 18.99
(38:42) Limited Collector's Edition. Original 1965 RCA album finally
makes it to CD. Chamber music arranged by composer for full Boston Pops
orchestra. Rich love theme highlights numerous waltzes, period-flavored
music for ocean liner voyage in 1922.
Total Recall Varese 66197 (70 min. Deluxe Edition) 15.99
(73:58) What a ride! Definitive 1990 action score gets new, expanded
edition. Now hear lean, propulsive rhythms propel Schwarzenegger out of
his chair with "The Implant". Hear wild tubas give him "A New Face".
Enjoy "For Old Times Sake", "Swallow It" and "The Massacre". It's all
part of Goldsmith's wildest action album. Hang on!
GUY GROSS / SUBVISION
Farscape GNP 8068 13.99
The Contender / Deterrence Citadel 77132 14.99
The Italian Job MCA 112488 (UK) 27.99
Thirteen Days NLR 90052 16.99
(69:45) New Kevin Costner movie set during Cuban missile crisis of the
sixties gives Trevor Jones room to create expansive, large scale music.
London Symphony Orchestra performs, tracks are lengthy, impressive.
Strong melodies mingle with powerful action moments. Strong.
James Dean WEA 925983 (Germany) 19.99
-Music & dialog from East Of Eden/Rebel/Giant (Tiomkin)-
O Brother, Where Art Thou? Mercury 170069 16.99
-All songs, produced by T Bone Burnett-