Monday, July 23, 2012

Ep. 50 - Fish, Fish, Water, Water - The Dark Knight Rises

Ep. 50- "Fish, Fish, Water, Water - The Dark Knight Rises"


[Explicit Warning] Composer Sascha Dicikiyan and Alex Billington join us for an in-depth discussion on THE DARK KNIGHT RISES. They explore Nolan’s final entry in his Batman trilogy as well as Hans Zimmer’s score. Lastly, they discuss the MAN OF STEEL trailer and it’s intriguing choice of music.


Episode Highlights


00:00 The Batmontage
00:27 Intro and Welcome
02:12 The Tragedy in Aurora, Colorado
08:20 The Dark Knight Rises - General Reaction
19:11 The Dark Knight Rises - Spoiler Talk
32:32 The Dark Knight Rises - The original score
64:54 Sidetrack: Man of Steel Teaser



Music Selections

00:00 "Batman" (Batman Begins) Hans Zimmer, James Newton Howard

00:17 "Why Do We Fall" (The Dark Knight Rises) by Hans Zimmer
07:00 "Nothing Out There" (The Dark Knight Rises) by Hans Zimmer
31:52 "Why Do We Fall" (The Dark Knight Rises) by Hans Zimmer
33:28 "Gotham's Reckoning" (The Dark Knight Rises) by Hans Zimmer
35:10 "Mind If I Cut In" (The Dark Knight Rises) by Hans Zimmer
46:58 "Harvey Two-Face" (The Dark Knight) by Hans Zimmer, James Newton Howard
50:00 "The Batman Theme" (Batman) by Danny Elfman
65:24 "Khazad-Dûm" (LOTR: Fellowship of the Ring [Complete]) by Howard Shore
68:30 "The Planet Krypton" (Superman) by John Williams
70:02 "Journey To The Line" (Thin Red Line]) by Hans Zimmer
86:24 "Rise" (The Dark Knight Rises) by Hans Zimmer



Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Bonus Episode: Spider-Man: Amazing or Not?

Bonus Episode - "Spider-Man: Amazing or Not?"

Christopher, Marius, Edmund and Richard dive headlong into the realm of the webslinger as they talk about THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN by James Horner.  They sort out the movie's overall strengths and weaknesses before dealing with Horner's original score and also refresh the conversation on Danny Elfman and Christopher Young's preceding scores for the Sam Raimi trilogy.


Episode Highlights


00:00 "Who are you?"
00:36 Intro and Welcome
03:11 The Amazing Spider-Man movie - general reaction
13:00 The Amazing Spider-Man movie - spoiler talk
27:10 The Amazing Spider-Man score as heard in film
34:10 The Amazing Spider-Man score on its own
49:05 Spider-Man music of old

Music Selections

05:36 "Oscorp Tower" (The Amazing Spider-Man) by James Horner
25:48 "Lizard at School!" (The Amazing Spider-Man) by James Horner
37:35 "Playing Basketball"  (The Amazing Spider-Man) by James Horner
38:45 "Becoming Spider-Man" (The Amazing Spider-Man) by James Horner
39:32 "Becoming Spider-Man" (The Amazing Spider-Man) by James Horner
51:32 "Main Title" (Spider-Man) by Danny Elfman
61:00 "Promises - Spider-Man End Titles" (The Amazing Spider-Man) by James Horner