Announced this week were new composer assignments for Dave Porter (The Masterpiece), Jake Monaco (Keeping Up with the Joneses), Geoff Barrow and Ben Salisbury (Annihilation), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

There were 29 new soundtrack albums released this week. Click here for the full schedule.

Opening nationwide this week are (with music by): Nine Lives (Evgueni Galperine and Sacha Galperine) and Suicide Squad (Steven Price).

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
- Nine Lives (2 songs)
- Suicide Squad (23 songs)
- Five Nights in Maine (3 songs)
- Sun Choke (no songs)
- There is a New World Somewhere (11 songs)

Finally, the following composer will be celebrating an upcoming birthday:
- Friday: Mark Knopfler (The Princess Bride) will turn 67.