iTunes (U.S.)
eBay (U.S.)
Glisten Effect
Editorial Reviews
Scoreboard Forum
Viewer Ratings
     1. Avengers: Endgame
    2. Shazam!
   3. Dumbo
  4. Captain Marvel
 5. HTTYD: The Hidden World
6. The Lego Movie 2
         1. Batman
        2. Star Wars: The Last Jedi
       3. Apollo 13
      4. Edward Scissorhands
     5. How to Train Your Dragon
    6. Jurassic World: Kingdom
   7. First Man
  8. Solo: A Star Wars Story
 9. Justice League
10. Ready Player One
Home Page
Menu Options ▼
Comments about the soundtrack for The Expendables 3 (Brian Tyler)

Edit | Delete
You forgot the most important reason this score sucks
Profile Image
• Posted by: Edmund Meinerts   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Sunday, October 19, 2014, at 4:06 p.m.
• IP Address:

Namely, that all three of its major action cues, "Stonebanks Lives", "Infiltrating the Block" and "Armored Freaking Transport", are pretty much cobbled together from bits and pieces of action cues from the previous two scores. It's an incorrect thematic attribution or two away from being the equivalent of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. That kind of laziness is inexcusable, and two stars is the absolute most this score deserves.

However, it's far from the first under-three-star score in Tyler's career. You just haven't reviewed the right things...

Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>

Copyright © 1998-2019, Filmtracks Publications. All rights reserved.
The reviews and other textual content contained on the site may not be published, broadcast,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.