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Netflix’s Masters of the Universe: Revelation Teaser Brings Back the Power

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Netflix has revealed the first teaser trailer for Kevin Smith’s upcoming animated series Masters of the Universe: Revelation, which serves as continuation of Filmation’s classic 80s series He-Man and Masters of the Universe. The video provides us our first preview at the updated version of some beloved characters including He-Man and Skeletor as the power of Grayskull returns back to the world. The first part of the series is scheduled to make its debut on Friday, July 23 wi...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Action, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Mattel, Kevin Smith, Bear Mccreary, Alicia Silverstone, Eternia, Grayskull, Teela, Skeletor, Lena Headey

Battlestar Galactica's Bear McCreary Knows What Concert Nerds Have Been Missing

Here’s what you need to know about Bear McCreary, the legendary-in-his-own-time composer for Battlestar Galactica, The Walking Dead, Outlander, and so much more: there’s a part of him that’s bummed he’s not playing a concert right now. Thankfully there’s a fix for that; as io9 can exclusively reveal, he has a new BSG…Read more...
Tags: Science, The Walking Dead, George Harrison, Albums, Battlestar Galactica, John Williams, Ambition, Ennio Morricone, Bernard Herrmann, Jerry Goldsmith, Outlander, Bear Mccreary, Rage Against The Machine, Rob Bricken, Basil Poledouris, Elmer Bernstein

Netflix’s Masters of the Universe: Revelation Gets First Photos & Release Date

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Netflix has finally released the first Masters of the Universe: Revelation photos for Kevin Smith’s upcoming sequel series to the classic 80s animated show titled He-Man and the Masters of the Universe from Filmation. Revelation Part 1 is scheduled to make its debut on Friday, July 23 with the first five episodes of the 10-episode series. The photos, which you can check out below, feature our first look at the updated versions of the main characters including He-Man, Skeleto...
Tags: TV, Movies, Sci-fi, Action, Netflix, Sony, TV News, Streaming, Smith, Masters Of The Universe, Mark Hamill, Chris Wood, Mattel, Kevin Smith, Bear Mccreary, Alicia Silverstone

Kevin Smith’s ‘Masters of the Universe’ Series to Be Scored by Bear McCreary – Listen to a Sample Now

Kevin Smith‘s upcoming Netflix anime series Masters of the Universe: Revelation has found a composer. Smith has revealed that the show’s composer will be none other than Bear McCreary, the man behind the scores for shows like The Walking Dead, Battlestar Galactica, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., and many more. And in a new video, you can watch Smith react to his first listen of McCreary’s first pass at the score for the famous transformation scene in which Prin...
Tags: Action/Adventure, Anime, Fantasy, Netflix, Soundtracks, Television, Video Clips, Bear McCreary, Kevin-Smith, Masters of the Universe: Revelation

Outlander Four-Part End of Summer Series Launching This Sunday

Outlander Four-Part End of Summer Series Launching This Sunday With a long “Droughtlander” ahead, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is providing Outlander fans with a much-needed respite by launching a four-part End of Summer Series. Each Sunday for four weeks beginning August 23 at 1pm EDT/10am PDT, the Outlander Collector Facebook page will release a new, thematic episode celebrating the show and its incredible fans. The End of Summer Series is being released in support of Doctors Without Bo...
Tags: Facebook, TV, Movies, Sony, TV News, Starz, Diana, Sony Pictures, Sam, Sony Pictures Television, Jamie, Outlander, Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Bear Mccreary, Claire

ASCAP Screen Music Awards Honor Hans Zimmer as Box Office Champ, John Powell as Composers’ Choice

A week after ASCAP gave out its pop awards, the performing rights organization rolled out another round of kudos with the ASCAP Screen Music Awards for composers, announced online Tuesday morning as the kickoff to a two-day online event taking place in lieu of the org’s usual black-tie dinner in Beverly Hills as a result […]
Tags: News, Awards, Beverly Hills, Ascap, Bear Mccreary, Hans Zimmer, John Powell, Siddhartha Khosla, ASCAP Screen Music Awards, Pinar Toprak

Junkie XL Set to Score Adam Wingard’s Godzilla vs Kong

Junkie XL set to score Adam Wingard’s Godzilla vs Kong According to Film Music Reporter, Dutch composer Antonius Tom Holkenborg aka Junkie XL has signed on to score Adam Wingard’s upcoming monster mash-up Godzilla vs Kong. He will be succeeding Alexandre Desplat, Henry Jackman, and Bear McCreary, who were the composers for previous MonsterVerse films. In addition, Wingard has confirmed Holkenborg’s involvement through an Instagram Story which you can check out below. PB...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Shailene Woodley, Godzilla, James Cameron, Tom Hardy, Legendary, Bear Mccreary, Thomas Tull, Kong, Charlize Theron, Theo James, Demián Bichir, Tim Miller, Denis Villeneuve, Cinemark

Godzilla Deals: Everything You Need to Read and Watch After King of the Monsters!

Godzilla deals: Everything you need to read and watch after King of the Monsters! Ahead of the theatrical release of Godzilla: King of the Monsters, we’ve compiled a list of great deals related to the #1 kaiju including recommendations on what to watch after you’ve seen the new movie! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() {...
Tags: Amazon, Japan, Movies, Godzilla, Skull Island, Shin Godzilla, Bear Mccreary, Kong, King Kong, Neca, ComingSoon, Michael Dougherty, Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, Toho Studios, CS Deals, Eric Powell Phil Hester

Godzilla: King of the Monsters Review #2

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Tags: Movies, San Francisco, Earth, Movie Reviews, Pacific Rim, Tokyo, Warner Bros, Alan, Godzilla, Madison, Thomas Middleditch, Bear Mccreary, Kong, Russell, Charles Barkley, Titans

‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Review: A Massive Monster Mash Dragged Down By Those Pesky Humans

Mass extinction has never looked so gorgeous. Over a period of 132 mind-numbing minutes, Michael Dougherty‘s Godzilla: King of the Monsters lays waste to humanity with stunning tableaus colored in ghostly blues and faded golds, resulting in visual landscapes worthy of Aivazovsky’s brush. It’s a pity the world built around all that jaw-dropping monster mayhem is so damn dull. Cities are leveled, Lovecraftian monsters reign supreme, and the only thing I felt was a bad case of ennui. The ultimate ...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Features, Movie Reviews, Sequels, Godzilla, Madison, Bear Mccreary, Mark, Brown, Emma, Kong, Russell, Chandler, Ken Watanabe, Titans

Listen to the Entire ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Soundtrack Online Now

You can’t enter a clash of kaiju titans without a little music, and Godzilla: King of the Monsters has a soundtrack to match its earth-shuddering spectacle. The soundtrack for the upcoming Legendary monster movie has been released online, along with highlights of the solo themes for the three new kaiju monsters who will be butting heads with the King. Listen to the entire Godzilla King of the Monsters soundtrack below. Acclaimed composer Bear McCreary — who has composed for some fan-favorite...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Sequels, Godzilla, Bear Mccreary, Legendary Pictures, McCreary, Action/Adventure, Soundtracks, Michael Dougherty, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Mothra Rodan, Rodan Ghidorah, Hollywood Godzilla, Ken Watanabe Godzilla

‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Soundtrack Features a Cover Of Blue Oyster Cult’s ‘Godzilla’

The Godzilla King of the Monsters soundtrack, with a score composed by Bear McCreary, comes with a nice surprise: a cover of Blue Oyster Cult’s “Godzilla.” The new take on the song comes courtesy of McCreary and System of a Down’s Serj Tankian, and while the original is probably superior, this version will probably rock your socks off. Hear the cover below. Godzilla King of the Monsters Soundtrack In the wise words of Blue Oyster Cult, “He picks up a bus and he throws it back down, as h...
Tags: Movies, Sequels, Godzilla, Bear Mccreary, Gene Hoglan, McCreary, Mothra, Serj Tankian, Soundtracks, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Akira Ifukube, Mothra Rodan, Godzilla Godzilla, Serj, Mothra Yuji Koseki, Ifukube

Composers Converse as Season 2 of ‘Score: The Podcast’ Launches

“Score: The Podcast” is perhaps the most popular of the many film-music series in the audio marketplace. Helmed by Oscar-nominated composer Robert Kraft and Emmy-winning news producer Kenny Holmes interviewing the top composers in the field, it launches a second season on April 16. On deck are composers Bear McCreary (“Godzilla”), Justin Hurwitz (“La La […]
Tags: News, Bear Mccreary, Robert Kraft, Kenny Holmes, Pinar Toprak, Film Music Podcasts, Score: The Podcast, Bear McCreary Godzilla Justin Hurwitz La La

Daily Podcast: Is It Okay For Filmmakers To Lie To Press/Fans? Can Avengers: Endgame Overtake Avatar At The Box Office?

On the April 11, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall , senior writer Ben Pearson , and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Donald Glover , Child’s Play, Avengers: Endgame, Hawkeye, Grease and Star Wars Episode 9 . You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Podcasts , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if y...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Rihanna, Paramount, Jeremy Renner, Hawkeye, Chris, Bear Mccreary, Ben, Donald Glover, Ben Pearson, Peter Sciretta, Jacob Hall, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Sam Hume

Bear McCreary to Compose the Score for the Child’s Play Remake

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Bear McCreary to compose the score for the Child’s Play Remake Orion Pictures and MGM has revealed that Emmy Award-winning composer Bear McCreary (Godzilla: King of the Monsters) has been tapped to compose the score for the upcoming Child’s Play remake starring Star Wars alum Mark Hamill as the voice of Chucky. The announcement also came with a video giving us a snippet of film’s terrifying score which you can listen to in the player below. PB ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Amc, Starz, Chucky, Mark Hamill, MGM, Andy, Bear Mccreary, Mancini, Da Vinci, Seth Grahame Smith, McCreary, Child's Play, ComingSoon, Movie News

‘Child’s Play’ Remake Score Will Be Composed by Bear McCreary Using a ‘Toy Orchestra’

The Child’s Play remake has found its composer. Bear McCreary, who has provided music for The Walking Dead, 10 Cloverfield Lane, and more, will create the Child’s Play remake score, giving Mark Hamill‘s Chucky plenty of music to murder to. Orion Pictures announced McCreary as the composer today, and unveiled a teaser video featuring the artist revealing some of the music that will be used in the film. Check it out below. Child’s Play Remake Score Yep, that certainly sounds appropriate f...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Chucky, Mark Hamill, Remakes, Bear Mccreary, Bateman, McCreary, Soundtracks, Cloverfield Lane, Orion Pictures, Brian Tyree Henry, Childs-Play, Joe Renzetti, Renzetti, Andy Gabriel Bateman

‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Trailer Breakdown: Long Live the King

One of the most impressive trailers unleashed during Comic-Con was the awe-inspiring first look at Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Based on everything on display in this trailer, it’s clear that director Michael Dougherty has crafted a unique and surprisingly emotional monster movie, and a follow-up that might be distancing itself from 2014’s Godzilla. Our Godzilla: King of the Monsters trailer breakdown delves into what makes this trailer so damn impressive. Godzilla: King of the Monsters ...
Tags: Movies, Washington, Features, Sequels, Paul ryan, Jurassic Park, Sally Hawkins, Godzilla, Madison, Vfx, Warner Brothers, Lex, John Carpenter, Bear Mccreary, Legendary Pictures, Don

Soundtrack Review: God Of War (2018)

God Of War Soundtrack Review: This is a review of the video game score God Of War by Bear McCreary. Buy the score here (if available) At a glance: Geek Score: 95.2 Total Minutes Of Excellence: 57.1 Album Excellence: 72.2% How are the scores calculated and what does it mean? God Of War is a 2018 action adventure video game developed by Santa Monica Studio and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE). Released on April 20, 2018, for the PlayStation 4 (PS4) console, it is...
Tags: Music, 2018, Sony, Giants, Deliverance, Video Game, Ashes, 10s, Game Scores, Bear Mccreary, Modi, Valkyries, McCreary, Sony Interactive Entertainment SIE, Kratos, Santa Monica Studio

Bear McCreary Will Compose ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Score, Incorporating Classic Themes [Comic-Con 2018]

During the Warner Bros presentation at San Diego Comic-Con International, director Michael Dougherty brought the cast of Godzilla: King of the Monsters to Hall H. We got some new details about the new film, including an announcement of the movie’s composer. Keep reading to learn more about the Godzilla King of the Monsters score and other highlights from the panel. The biggest news to come from the panel is that Bear McCreary will be scoring the sequel, and Dougherty promises that he will be...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Sci-fi, Features, Sequels, Warner Bros, Godzilla, Warner Brothers, Comic-Con, Bear Mccreary, Legendary Pictures, Gareth Edwards, McCreary, Dougherty, Kyle Chandler, Action/Adventure

‘Hell Fest’ Trailer: A Horror Movie Set At A Halloween Horror Nights-Type Event [Updated]

Update: A new press release informs us that Bear McCreary (The Walking Dead, 10 Cloverfield Lane, Happy Death Day) will compose the score for Hell Fest. Our original article follows. In recent years, I’ve become a huge fan of haunted house attractions. Every year, Universal Studios and Knotts Berry Farm hold Halloween events with scary mazes which are a whole lot of fun. Some of my friends who love horror films absolutely refuse to ever go to these events. One of them even fears that she might ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Movie Trailers, Universal Studios, Bear Mccreary, Gale Anne Hurd, Knotts Berry Farm, Lionsgate Films, Tucker Tooley, Gregory Plotkin, Hell Fest, NATALIE Amy Forsyth, BROOKE Reign Edwards, TAYLOR Bex Taylor Klaus, NATALIE BROOKE TAYLOR

Listen to the epic ‘God of War’ soundtrack right now on Spotify

Bear McCreary's epic original soundtrack for God of War is now available on Spotify. The music's enormous chants, crescendos, and horns help to underscore the game's emotional moments. The post Listen to the epic ‘God of War’ soundtrack right now on Spotify appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Music, News, Trends, Soundtrack, Playstation, Bear Mccreary, McCreary, God Of War

Gotcha Covered: All Along The Watchtower

Super Bowl weekend already feels like it was months ago, though there are still a couple feelings I've been coasting off in the last week-or-so since: one, it's always fun seeing Tom Brady fail, and two, people who want you to buy things act under the worst faith imaginable. All it took was that Ram … More »
Tags: Music, Jimi Hendrix, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, U2, Spirit, Tom Brady, Bobby Womack, Everlast, Bear Mccreary, Eddie Vedder, XTC, B-real, Gotcha Covered, Booker T & The MG's, The Brothers & Sisters

Soundtrack Review: Happy Death Day

Happy Death Day Soundtrack Review: This is a review of the film score Happy Death Day by Bear McCreary. Buy the score here (if available) At a glance: Geek Score: 80 Total Minutes Of Excellence: 9.5 Album Excellence: 23.5% How are the scores calculated and what does it mean? Happy Death Day is a 2017 American slasher film directed by Christopher B. Landon and starring Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard & Ruby Modine. Tree Gelbman is a blissfully self-centered collegian who wakes u...
Tags: Music, Horror, 2017, Film Scores, 10s, Back Lot Music, Bear Mccreary, Carter, McCreary, Christopher B Landon

Soundtrack Review: Revolt

Revolt Soundtrack Review: This is a review of the film score Revolt by Bear McCreary. Buy the score here (if available) At a glance: Geek Score: 77.1 Total Minutes Of Excellence: 0 Album Excellence: 0% How are the scores calculated and what does it mean? Revolt is a 2017 British-South African action science fiction film directed by Joe Miale and starring Lee Pace, Bérénice Marlohe & Jason Flemyng. Set in the war-ravaged African countryside, an American soldier (Lee Pace) and a ...
Tags: Music, Sci-fi, Lee Pace, 2017, Film Scores, 10s, Lakeshore Records, Bear Mccreary, Don, Joe Miale, Lee Pace Bérénice Marlohe Jason Flemyng

Soundtrack Review: The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead Soundtrack Review: This is a review of the television score The Walking Dead by Bear McCreary. Buy the score here (if available) At a glance: Geek Score: 92.7 Total Minutes Of Excellence: 55 Album Excellence: 75.3% How are the scores calculated and what does it mean? The Walking Dead is a 2010 American post-apocalyptic horror television series created by Frank Darabont and starring Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus & Melissa McBride. It is based on the comic series...
Tags: Music, TV, 2010, 10s, Lakeshore Records, Frank Darabont, Bear Mccreary, Rick, Sophia, McCreary, Tombs, Robert Kirkman, Rick Grimes, Robert Kirkman Tony Moore, Charlie Adlard, Andrew Lincoln Norman Reedus Melissa McBride

Soundtrack Review: Unrest

Unrest Soundtrack Review: This is a review of the documentary score Unrest by Bear McCreary. Buy the score here (if available) At a glance: Geek Score: 76.9 Total Minutes Of Excellence: 7.2 Album Excellence: 18.6% How are the scores calculated and what does it mean? Unrest is a 2017 American documentary film directed by Jennifer Brea and starring Jennifer Brea, Omar Wasow & Jessica Taylor. Journalist Jennifer Brea documents her struggle with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, also know...
Tags: Music, Documentary, Skype, 2017, Film Scores, 10s, Bear Mccreary, Sparks & Shadows, Omar, Jessica, Jennifer, McCreary, Jennifer Brea, Jennifer Brea Omar Wasow Jessica Taylor, Harvard Brea, Bear McCreary Chronic Fatigue Symptom

Soundtrack Review: Rebel In The Rye

Rebel In The Rye Soundtrack Review: This is a review of the film score Rebel In The Rye by Bear McCreary. Buy the score here (if available) At a glance: Geek Score: 97.7 Total Minutes Of Excellence: 43.1 Album Excellence: 84.5% How are the scores calculated and what does it mean? Rebel In The Rye is a 2017 American biographical drama film directed by Danny Strong and starring Zoey Deutch, Nicholas Hoult & Kevin Spacey. It is based on the book J.D. Salinger: A Life by Kenneth Sl...
Tags: Music, Drama, Time, Kevin Spacey, John Williams, Sarah Paulson, 2017, Film Scores, 10s, Bear Mccreary, Sparks & Shadows, Kenneth Slawenski, Danny Strong, McCreary, J D Salinger, Stork Club

Soundtrack Review: Colossal

Colossal Soundtrack Review: This is a review of the film score Colossal by Bear McCreary. Buy the score here (if available) At a glance: Geek Score: 94.5 Total Minutes Of Excellence: 28.8 Album Excellence: 70.4% How are the scores calculated and what does it mean? Colossal is a 2016 American science fiction comedy film directed by Nacho Vigalondo and starring Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudeikis & Austin Stowell. Gloria (Anne Hathaway) drinks too hard and parties too much. Her boyfrie...
Tags: Music, Sci-fi, Oscar, Seoul, 2016, Film Scores, 10s, Lakeshore Records, Bear Mccreary, Gloria, King Kong, Nacho Vigalondo, Oscar Jason Sudeikis, Colossal Prologue

NYC! Meet Walking Dead Composer Bear McCreary at Score Screening

Score: New documentary discusses the art of film scoring with some of cinema’s top composers Music is the spine of almost all cinema, radically transforming an image and dictating our emotional response. And yet, so few audiences actually pay attention to its essential presence. That’s why director Matt Schrader’s new documentary Score: A Film Music Documentary is so important. The movie assembles some of contemporary film’s most revered music makers, from Danny Elfman (Batman, Justice League),...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, The Walking Dead, Horror, Amc, James Bond, Indiana Jones, Caribbean, Quincy Jones, Bear Mccreary, Hans Zimmer, McCreary, ComingSoon, Matt Schrader, Score: A Film Music Documentary, Danny Elfman Batman

5 Film Scores That Changed the Way People Hear Movies

Director Matt Schrader and composer Bear McCreary break down the most "epic," "grating" and "groundbreaking" music from cinema in the documentary, 'Score.'read more
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