SUPPORT FILMTRACKS! CLICK HERE FIRST:
Amazon.com
Amazon.co.uk
iTunes (U.S.)
Amazon.ca
Amazon.fr
eBay (U.S.)
Amazon.de
Amazon.es
Half.com
Glisten Effect
Editorial Reviews
Scoreboard Forum
Viewer Ratings
Composers
Awards
   NEWEST MAJOR REVIEWS:
     1. Halloween
    2. Venom
   3. House With a Clock/Walls
  4. The Nun
 5. Crazy Rich Asians
6. The Meg
   CURRENT MOST POPULAR REVIEWS:
         1. Solo: A Star Wars Story
        2. Batman
       3. Jurassic World: Kingdom
      4. The Predator
     5. Edward Scissorhands
    6. Mission: Impossible - Fallout
   7. Christopher Robin
  8. Apollo 13
 9. Ant-Man and the Wasp
10. The Equalizer 2
Home Page
Menu Options ▼
Comments about the soundtrack for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Hans Zimmer/Various)

Edit | Delete
Film Score Art is Alive and Well.
Profile Image
• Posted by: Craig Richard Lysy   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at 1:24 a.m.
• IP Address: h176-227-195-138.host.redstation.co.uk
• In Response to: Re: That review is poor. (JFC)

My friend, take a breath. I get that you are disappointed, but film score art is alive and well. Zimmer himself recently commented at a forum that he understands that 'people feel he is destroying film score art.' His admission and declaration that he was abandoning his RC scoring methodology suggests that he understands that he needs to turn the page and begin a new opus. TASM2 for me is a clear departure and confirms to me that Zimmer is again innovating and charting a new course. I remain open.

European, art house and independent films continue to offer a rich array of thematic orchestral scores. The few big blockbuster films however seem to grab all the headlines. When quarter 2 closes, check out my list and you will see my point! Now, onward to Godzilla, which I believe will make both you and me very happy!

All the best!




Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>


Copyright © 1998-2018, Filmtracks Publications. All rights reserved.
The reviews and other textual content contained on the filmtracks.com site may not be published, broadcast,
rewritten or redistributed without the prior written authority of Christian Clemmensen at Filmtracks Publications. Scoreboard created 7/24/98 and last updated 4/25/15.