Announced this week were new composer assignments for Benjamin Wallfisch (Shazam!), Daniel Pemberton (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse) and Bear McCreary (Godzilla: King of the Monsters), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.
Over 20 soundtrack albums were released this week. Click here for the full schedule.
Opening in theaters nationwide this week are (with music by): Mission: Impossible - Fallout (Lorne Balfe) and Teen Titans Go! To the Movies (Jared Faber). Blindspotting (Michael Yezerski) is expanding nationwide from its limited release last week.
We are tracking song credits for the following new theatrical releases:
-Blindspotting (28 songs)
-Teen Titans Go! To the Movies (13 songs)
The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Richard Hartley (The Rocky Horror Picture Show, The Life and Death of Peter Sellers) is turning 74 tomorrow, July 28.
- Mikis Theodorakis (Serpico, Z) is turning 93 on Sunday, July 29.
- Michael Penn (Masters of Sex, Boogie Nights) is turning 60 on Wednesday, August 1.
- Antony Partos (Animal Kingdom, The Rover) is turning 50 on August 1.