Director Francis Lawrence arrives in London for 'Mockingjay: Part 2' score

Director Francis Lawrence has arrived in London this AM for production work on Mockingjay: Part 2 score (separate from the soundtrack album). In London for the score. Very excited — Francis Lawrence (@Hibbits) July 12, 2015 It’s uncertain whether the score has already been recorded or is underway right now. Either way, with James Newton Howard’s excellence behind the score, we’re sure to get another beautiful … Continue reading Director Francis Lawrence arrives in London for 'Mockingjay: Part 2' score

'Mockingjay: Part 1' score album tracklist revealed; 'The Hanging Tree' and more

The original motion picture soundtrack album, composed by James Newton Howard, for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 is now available for pre-order at Amazon for $12.29. The potentially-spoilery track list for the album follows below: 1. Mockingjay 2. Remind Her Who The Enemy Is 3. District 12 4. Snow’s Speech 5. Please Welcome Peeta 6. Katniss Nightmare 7. The Arsenal 8. Incoming Bombers 9. Don’t … Continue reading 'Mockingjay: Part 1' score album tracklist revealed; 'The Hanging Tree' and more

Work on 'Mockingjay: Part 1' score & soundtrack albums is in full swing!

The background score for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, which is composed by James Newton Howard, is being recorded at the AIR Studios in London today, September 11. Producer Nina Jacobson and Johanna Mason actress Jena Malone shared pictures from the studio.   Nina also shared a tweet about The Hanging Tree: https://twitter.com/ninajacobson/status/510024582594850816 We’re so glad it has made into the movie! In addition, looks like soundtrack album … Continue reading Work on 'Mockingjay: Part 1' score & soundtrack albums is in full swing!

Tracklisting for 'Catching Fire' score by James Newton Howard revealed

When we first heard that James Newton Howard was returning to produce the score for Catching Fire, we were thrilled. His work in The Hunger Games was amazing, and I, personally, still think ‘Searching For Peeta’ was the best score ever. That might be a little exaggeration, but it’s true for many of us anyhow. The tracklist for Netwon Howard’s Catching Fire score is now available … Continue reading Tracklisting for 'Catching Fire' score by James Newton Howard revealed

Audio: Music from the Catching Fire trailer by Dean Valentine

The soundtrack of any visual medium is very important for the full effect to come through. And the background score for the latest Catching Fire trailer does its job pretty well. The music from the first half of the trailer is called ‘Ark Ascending’ by Fredrick Lloyd of Ursine Vulpine. While it’s not available online just yet, the second half called ‘Dark Matter’ by Dean … Continue reading Audio: Music from the Catching Fire trailer by Dean Valentine