Tagged: ennio morricone

The Hateful Eight soundtrack review

To many, including myself, Ennio Morricone is the best composer of film music… in the world. His music to world famous spaghetti westerns (such as The Good, The Bad and The Ugly) is just as unique...

News update, Critics Choice and more

News update, Critics Choice and more

Recently, I’ve come to realize that unless I post a tiny news entry about everything that comes into my inbox, I end up with posts like this one. But I can’t help it, a blog isn’t...

Ennio Morricone is no Basterd

Ennio Morricone is no Basterd

Our dear friends and investigative geniuses at The Playlist sadly bring to our attention that Ennio Morricone, the grand master of composed and conducted music and eternal ‘il maestro’ among musicians, will not contribute to the...

Variety somewhat chimes in on the Morricone story

Variety somewhat chimes in on the Morricone story

A couple of days after we reported that Ennio Morricone is in talks to score Inglourious Basterds, Variety now posts some quotes by ‘il maestro’ about the deal. They quote the master saying that “[Tarantino] has...

Tarantino wants Ennio Morricone to score Basterds

Tarantino wants Ennio Morricone to score Basterds

We are hereby asking all of you readers out there to fasten your seat belts, tighten your belts and close your zippers, remove all breakable objects to a safe distance and close all doors and windows....

The sound of Hell Ride

The sound of Hell Ride

Usually, you’d see the soundtrack CD of a new movie in stores weeks before the movie comes out. That is – unfortunately – not the case with Hell Ride. A deal with Decca Records seems not...

The Rolling Roadshow Tour comes to Spain

The Rolling Roadshow Tour comes to Spain

“Every summer, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema takes to the road, departing from Austin, Texas on a whirlwind tour and hosting free 35mm screenings of famous movies in famous places. Known as The Rolling Roadshow Tour (click...

Navajo Joe gets a DVD release

Navajo Joe gets a DVD release

Students of our Kill Bill movie references guide (which will be getting an overhaul pretty soon, we promise!) will know, that one of the pivotal influences on Tarantino’s filmmaking are Spaghetti Westerns. One of them, or...