One of the more orchestral of Roy Budd's scores from the 70's, but still with some nice moments that give a good focus to Roy's piano. The score was written for an Eastern thriller starring David Niven and Toshiro Mifune, and the tracks are a mix of easy and action themes – including "Ki ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Pretty darn great stuff – and the soundtrack to the original film that pre-dated the HR Pufnstuff TV show! Charlie Fox really outdoes himself for the movie – working in a mode that's halfway between Barbarella-like fantasy instrumentals, and Chad & Jeremy-era British pop. Half the ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Jerry Goldsmith —
Papillon ... LP Capitol, 1973. Used ....
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A dramatic score by Jerry Goldsmith – written for the film Papillon, a dark prison film that starred Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffmann. The manner of the work is similar to other Goldsmith scores of this nature – with many tense horn and string passages that underlie the mood of the ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
The first James Bond soundtrack – pre-John Barry, but already showing Bond music as a genre unto itself! Monty Norman handles the music – and brings together some cool Caribbean sounds with familiar jazz riffs – a blend that showcases the Jamaican setting of the main narrative, ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
This one's the score to an obscure comedy that starred Shirley Maclaine, Alan Arkin, Peter Sellers, and Michael Caine – and which was directed by Vittorio DeSica, working here in a far cry from The Bicycle Thief! Despite the goofy nature of the film, most of the tracks are in the range of ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Morton Stevens —
Hawaii Five-O ... CD Capitol/Film Score Monthly, 1969. New Copy ....
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If Hawaii was this funky, we'd move there in a minute – and honestly, we wouldn't be surprised if this record did a heck of a lot for the image of state back in the day! The soundtrack is one of our all-time favorites – a driving batch of larger orchestrations that is heavy on ... read moreCD