Wolfen, 1981

Former NYPD Captain Dewey Wilson (Albert Finney) is forced out retirement to solve a series of murders when a billionaire named Van der Veer and his wife are slain in Battery Park.  The victim's bodyguard has ties to a Haitian voodoo cult, which tips off Wilson that it's not terrorists that are to blame, contrary to the … Continue reading Wolfen, 1981

John Williams’s Film Music: Jaws, Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and the Return of the Classical Hollywood Music Style by Emilio Audissino

I think everyone here (at least the ones who've been following me for a while) knows what a diehard geek I am when it comes Star Wars, film scores, and music in general.  Is it any wonder that the name among names for me is John Williams?  Of course not.  He is the first name … Continue reading John Williams’s Film Music: Jaws, Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and the Return of the Classical Hollywood Music Style by Emilio Audissino