Posts Tagged ‘Score’

James Newton Howard’s score for The Last Airbender will be in stores on June 29th.  I have not listened to the clips from the score yet, that are available online, because I’d rather wait for the movie to hear the music.  I have all of JNH’s Shyamalan movie soundtracks and love each one of them… continue reading »

Howard wins IFMCA Award for his score to The Happening

Monday, February 23rd, 2009 by Dr Malcolm Crowe |

On February 19th composer James Newton Howard won the IFMCA Award for Best Original Score for a Horror/Thriller Film for his score to M. Night Shyamalan’s The Happening. Congrats James! See the full list of winners @

Score to ‘The Happening’ Nominated for 2 IFMCA Awards

Saturday, January 17th, 2009 by Dr Malcolm Crowe |

James Newton Howard’s score to The Happening has been nominated for 2 IFMCA awards, including Best Original Score for a Horror/Thriller Film and Film Music Composition of the Year. James was nominated for 4 more IFMCA awards this year for his scores to The Dark Knight and Defiance, as well as a nomination for Film… continue reading »

James Newton Howard to Compose for The Last Airbender

Friday, December 19th, 2008 by Paul Martin |

The Gorfaine-Schwartz Agency has added The Last Airbender to James Newton Howard’s filmography. This is M. Night Shyamalan’s new film, which is expected to premiere in the summer of 2010. It is the seventh feature film collaboration between Howard and Shyamalan, previous projects include The Sixth Sense, Signs, Unbreakable and this year’s The Happening. -via… continue reading »

The Happening Original Motion Picture Soundtrack News

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008 by Dr Malcolm Crowe |

Varese Sarabande announced that they will be releasing the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack for The Happening on June 3, 2008. Returning to the collaboration that spawned his acclaimed scores for such films as The Sixth Sense, Signs, The Village (Academy Award® nominee) and Lady In The Water, composer James Newton Howard reaches another career milestone… continue reading »

James Newton Howard records The Happening score

Saturday, March 15th, 2008 by Dr Malcolm Crowe |

Oscar-nominated composer James Newton Howard was recently at the Sony Scoring Stage in Culver City, CA to record his score to the upcoming M. Night Shyamalan thriller The Happening. This marks the sixth time the two creative talents have collaborated. [View pictures and more @]

The Happening Score Recording Soon

Sunday, March 9th, 2008 by Dr Malcolm Crowe |

In a recent interview, Donald Foster mentioned that recording for James Newton Howard’s score to Shyamalan’s triller The Happening will start in the next two weeks. Who is this Donald Foster you say? Well, Foster is a professional clarinet player who has performed on scores like: Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End, I Am… continue reading »

New Line Cinema recently released the teaser trailer to their movie “The Golden Compass” today, which happens to feature some music from James Newton Howard’s score to “Lady in the Water.” Although niether “The Golden Compass” or it’s score have any connections to Shyamalan or James Newton Howard, I still found it quite interesting, and… continue reading »

‘Lady in the Water’ Score Wins 3 IFMCA Awards!

Saturday, February 24th, 2007 by Dr Malcolm Crowe |

The members of the International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA) have announced the winners of the 3rd Annual IFMCA Awards, honoring achievements in film and television music in 2006. Leading the pack with the most wins is James Newton Howard, for his score to M. Night Shyamalan’s “Lady in the Water” which picked up three… continue reading »

Lady in the Water Score Reviews: You Must Buy It!

Monday, July 24th, 2006 by Paul Martin |

Lady in the Water’s Score by James Newton Howard has been getting incredible reviews all over the place.  I’ll be adding mine to the numbers in the next few days or so, but just for now, here’s a roundup of reviews from around the net.