Announced this week were new composer assignments for John Debney (Home Alone), Rachel Portman (Godmothered) and Marcus Miller (Safety), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

Over 30 new soundtrack albums were released this week. Click here for the full schedule.

Opening in theaters nationwide this week are (with music by): The Last Vermeer (Johan Soderqvist) and Vanguard (Nathan Wang).

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Fernando Velazquez (The Impossible, Mama) is turning 44 on Sunday, November 22.
- Jean-Michel Bernard (Be Kind Rewind, The Science of Sleep) is turning 59 on Monday, November 23.
- Ludovico Einaudi (The Intouchables, The Father) is turning 65 on Monday.
- Pino Donaggio (Carrie, Body Double) is turning 79 on Tuesday, November 24.