> Actually, I was sitting in the theater watching the movie and hearing the
> score, said to myself, "That's *gotta* be Thomas Newman,"
> because in parts it did evoke "Road to Perdition" (one of my
> favorite scores). His style's really distinctive. When I get the CD and
> hear "Mr. Ray" straight up with no movie to distract me (heh!)
> I'll offer an opinion on it compared to "Dirty Money" from
> "Road". Shame Newman didn't get the Oscar for the RtP score.
The scene with the sharks, when Bruce is taking them to the sub, a relative told me that it sounded like "The Shawshank Redemption". Speaking of that, Thomas Newman wrote the score for that film as well.