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MMichaels LOL!!! You have no idea about film musicFantastic score by Balfe.Best action score writer to come from RCP since Powell for sure .It hits all the same notes you would expect out of a feel good sports movie, but the performances and real life story really add a lot to it, as does Rabin’s score.<br>=======================<br><br><br>Well said! <br><br>Agreed.I've demanded for it to be removed a long time ago... Maybe in 10 years, who knows...RIP to a legend....<br><br>Just rewatched Coach Carter a few weeks back. It hits all the same notes you would expect out of a feel good sports movie, but the performances and real life story really add a lot to it, as does Rabin’s score.
Listening to Rabin's two powerful "basketball scores" - this one and Glory Road. In memory of the great Kobe! RIP, legend!Honestly man, I never understood this site's ratings either.For those of you disappointed in this score...remember...This is Bad Boys 3 lol....Have you heard Bad Boys 1+2? Cmon now...relax and take it for what it isI'd be surprised if we don't see some Wallfisch scores this year. He has been so prolific lately, would be weird to suddenly go an entire year without a single assignment.CD coming from LLL!
Really liked this score, and the movie wasn't as bad as people claim as well... Benjamin Wallfisch does some very nice stuff, his horror scores are always on point like It 1 & 2, Annabelle: Creation, A Cure for Wellness...<br><br>I know he's gonna deliver it with Mortal Kombat even if the movie isn't that good. But kind of a bummer that his next scheduled project comes out in 2021 LOL'Cause maybe the expected all the cues from the sessionsI like this music!The #balfeness !!!! Has outdone himself on Bad Boys for Life.<br>A nod to the last but brought it up to date.<br>This and 6 Underground has blown me away with Balfe’s musici can't understand, when someone is saying "it REMINDS of mw2" when those mentioned cues are completely re-used 1:1. it's identical, sometimes layered with mancinas themes. it doesn't just remind you of mw2 when lorne seriously uses the identical tracks or parts from mw2 -_-<br><br>@bayhem: then listen to it. i'm not a fan of lorne, but his work there is real fun and some real good action cues. with the themes of Zimmer, it's crazy that it's just a game. one of or maybe THE best work of lorne!
Colleague of mine (a film score fan too) asked me which new Balfe score is better in my opinion - Bad Boys for Life or 6 Underground?<br><br>Honestly - and as much as I praised BB3 - I couldn't decide......<br><br><br>Both movies have a lot of songs, which is something I don't like. Look at Transformers. There are songs too but they don't overshadow the score. The score is still the star and that's why people flood Steve's Twitter with praise. Day after day. <br><br>But sadly for Lorne, his recent work in film WAS indeed overshadowed by the random songs. If they didn't rely on songs so much, I'm sure that 6 Underground would've been the crown jewel for Lorne. It's a big, big movie that begs for equally big and memorable score (though we can't really expect Transformners-syze score). <br><br>At the end of the day, Lorne did good on 6 Underground but it was just a small sign of what COULD have been.....Some of the action bits, yeah......This right here is my single biggest issue with Balfe as a composer. And with the recording sessions clips he posts it is truly a mystery. Tinfoil hat on I'd say he skimps on the budget and hires those musicians just for a couple hours to shoot those clips for PR and the actual score is all synth but that's a baseless claim of course lol...<br>....................<br><br><br>It's bigger than that.....<br><br>After all, this is a Bruckheimer production. His movies established Hans and the entire MV/RC sound. His movies are known for their awesome scores. Scores that are populrar with the ordinary viewers as well.  But 2008 onward, things changed.....Back in the 90's and early 2000's every single Bruckheimer film had a spectacular score. Powerful, melodic themes, cues that stayed with you, scores that attracted the attention of the average Joe. <br><br>Nowadays tho, we don't have that. Hell, when was the last time a (newer) action score from MV/RC-related composer was praised the way 'The Rock' was praised?<br><br>Lorne's Mission Impossible? No. Not even close. <br><br><br>Personally, I like what Lorne did with BB3, especially with the emotional cues. But put it next to Mancina's work. I mean it's not even a contest. The Mancina score is one memorable, melodic track after another. There's not a single boring track. Every track is a banger. <br><br>But the newer scores? They have two or three tracks that are  good and everything else is.......utterly forgettable.<br><br>I blame it on the lack of themes. Orchestra or not, more scores need to have actual themes.Some cues sound like Speed 2Guess I'm the only person around here who hasn't listened to the Modern Warfare 2 score. So I can't really have an opinion on this matter..... lol
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Atli ÖrvarssonDavid FlemingClay DuncanHans Zimmer
ComposerAdditional MusicAmbient Music DesignExecutive Score Producer
Hansel & Gretel - Witch Hunters
Label: La-La Land Records
Length: 51'20
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  1. The Witch Hunters (2:29)
    Atli Örvarsson
  2. Business Is Good (2:11)
    Atli Örvarsson
  3. Trolls Serve Witches (3:33)
    Atli Örvarsson, Dave Fleming
  4. Lost Children Crying, Vol. 2 (2:33)
    Atli Örvarsson, Dave Fleming
  5. You Do the Bleeding (3:34)
    Atli Örvarsson
  6. There Are Good Witches In The World (4:12)
    Atli Örvarsson
  7. This Place Could Use A Bit Of Color (4:17)
    Atli Örvarsson, Dave Fleming
  8. Goodbye Muriel (3:21)
    Atli Örvarsson
  9. Don't Eat The Candy (3:48)
    Atli Örvarsson
  10. Burn 'Em All (5:03)
    Atli Örvarsson, Dave Fleming
  11. White Magic (1:52)
    Atli Örvarsson
  12. Shoot Anything That Moves (3:29)
    Atli Örvarsson, Dave Fleming
  13. The Fairy Tale (2:53)
    Atli Örvarsson
  14. Beautiful Story, Don’t You Think? (La-La Land Bonus Track) (3:47)
    Atli Örvarsson
  15. Augsburg Burns (Digital Bonus Track) (4:20)
    Atli Örvarsson
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Anos reply Replies: 4 || 2014-06-06 12:18:01
Hybrid, can you upload more unreleased stuff from Atli?


Hybrid Soldier2014-06-06 13:04:57
Like what ?

I mean, I have one rule => 1 cue per project per composer...


So far I think Atli's career is represented quite well ! :)


Anos 2014-06-06 20:57:38
Maybe 2 tracks per Project per Composer?
Like Vantage Point from Atli & one unreleased cue from Henry for Vantage Point?
Because I love Atli's Music from Vantage Point & Hansel & Gretel!!


Lambegue2014-06-07 13:34:21
As much as I understand your desire to have more music, you musn't forget that it takes a lot of time to upload it : Hybrid has been working on it during a long time, and it's not finished yet...So one track per project is alreaddy good :)
Plus, if you love Atli so much, you can still buy his albums.


Hybrid Soldier2014-06-07 14:11:25
Yeah and composers agree with that... My point is not to put the whole scores streaming here... It's a showreel for composers...

FeSe reply Replies: 2 || 2013-07-15 23:24:43
Complete Score please


thejok3rrules2013-07-15 23:38:24
I second this... I don't know why, but I loved the score, even tough I know it was kind of a mess... Well, I guess it happens! I did like Iron Man too, so... :p


T-Mann0362014-01-18 22:14:10
I third that!

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 2 || 2013-04-24 15:10:27
And credits for that one ! :)


Hybrid Soldier2013-04-24 17:21:44
And if you want chronological for that one (rough though, some tracks are made of cues not from the same scene, like Trolls Serve Witches) :

Don't Eat The Candy
The Witch Hunters
Business Is Good
White Magic
Lost Children Crying, Vol 2
Augsburg Burns
This Place Could Use A Bit Of Color
You Do The Bleeding
Trolls Serve Witches
Beautiful Story, Don't You Think?
There Are Good Witches In The World
Burn 'em All
Shoot Anything That Moves
Goodbye Muriel
The Fairy Tale

Much better listen imho (as always...)


Jeckyl2013-08-01 00:19:32
Theres a track after the song "the fairy tale" in the movie, it plays on the credits just at the end and lasts for 2:27 an instrumental song with a single female choir. You wouldn't happen to know whats the name of the song?

Macejko reply Replies: 1 || 2013-02-13 14:44:33
It has no soul. It's only loud as hell.


Stéphane Panchaud2013-02-13 15:05:24
Merci pour toutes votre attention, je sais que ma demande n'a pas trop de chance, je serrai tr&#232;s heureux de travailler pour vous, je suis un compositeur indépendant, je vis en Suisse &#224; Lausanne, j'ai quelque musique de films a mon actif, et beaucoup beaucoup de composition, ma passion et la musique, je compose depuis mon tr&#232;s jeune ages, pour moi la musique et comme un voyage dans un pays que je découvre et qui me réserve des surprise &#224; chaque pas.

Je vous envoies toutes mes meilleurs salutations musicales.

Bien &#224; vous

Mr. Qwertz Production.

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 8 || 2013-01-08 23:41:59
And the Atli one we were talking about ! :)


Ds2013-01-09 00:44:36
Yeah! Didn't know Hans worked on it, it's great.


Edmund Meinerts2013-01-09 12:45:36
It will be similar to Henry Jackman's crap for "Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter".


Cloud2013-01-09 13:10:56
I hope this will be at least on par with Season of the Witch, which had some pretty great moments.


Edmund Meinerts2013-01-09 14:43:27
Hey, Hybrid, can I have colored text too? Because that sure as hell isn't me. I kind of liked Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, actually.

Anyways, looking forward to this. Atli's underrated. :)


Hybrid Soldier2013-01-09 15:50:04
Sorry it's for H-Z.com team only ! :(


Looks like there are some funny jokers here. Get a life people !


tomPoland2013-01-11 09:44:01
It looks like Van Helsing, so I hope we will get at least something half as good as Silvestri score.


tomPoland2013-02-12 12:10:55
And I was wrong. For one-time listening only.


Miles2013-02-13 03:37:37
It's exciting and it has its moments, but it's not memorable or well-crafted enough to leave much of a good impression. Hope that Atli gets more demanded of him on his next project.

Ds reply Replies: 4 || 2013-01-24 12:12:03
Bought it on iTunes, it's a cool score. Very agressive, it's really like Atli described it: a mix between classic/gothic "fairy tale" sound and metal.


Hybrid Soldier2013-01-24 17:42:59
(note: in answer to a deleted post but I keep this as it gives some information (Damien))

You have it up to Amazon & iTunes, even an amazon link right here on that very page !

Don't act like child...

Anyway, funny that the "Executive Music Producer HANS ZIMMER" comes BEFORE the composer credit on the film poster... Oh well...


El Baradei2013-01-26 17:37:52
Yeah, it's funny... next time Hans Zimmer's name comes before the actors: music by Hans Zimmer, starring Brad Pitt.


Ds2013-01-28 21:53:52
Well i find Hans Zimmer's name more attractive than Brad Pitt or any actor :p


MrZimmerFan (Fan from Spain)2013-01-30 16:40:48
I really like this work by Atli

Miles reply Replies: 3 || 2013-01-16 00:16:04
Amazon has a tracklist and audio clips up! It has contemporary elements which evoke Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, but they're more cohesive and listenable here than in the former. There's also some nice quirky and unsettling choral work in Tracks 1, 9, and 13, and Track 12 sounds like what I can only describe as "gothic rock". Definitely looking forward to this!

1. The Witch Hunters (2:29)
2. Business Is Good (2:11)
3. Trolls Serve Witches (3:33)
4. Lost Children Crying, Vol. 2 (2:33)
5. You Do the Bleeding (3:34)
6. There Are Good Witches in the World (4:12)
7. This Place Could Use a Bit of Color (4:17)
8. Goodbye Muriel (3:21)
9. Don't Eat the Candy (3:48)
10. Burn 'Em All (5:03)
11. White Magic (1:52)
12. Shoot Anything That Moves (3:29)
13. The Fairy Tale (2:53)
14. Augsburg Burns (Digital Bonus Track) (4:20)


Ds2013-01-16 00:55:39
Fantastic! And it gets released one week earlier than expected :)


Hybrid Soldier2013-01-16 09:10:20
Funny it's only digital and not even mentioning LLL Records. I wonder if their release will be strictly identical to this... LLL & Digital Bonus Tracks don't exactly match... And their physical release of Mancina's Sorcery was not the exact same as the digital one... We'll see.


Adrian2013-01-18 20:01:08
Amazon is not able to spell either:
Label: Atli Orvesson ?!

janlee reply Replies: 0 || 2013-01-13 18:21:36
finally a new public release from atli, i have been a fan of him since vantage point, cant wait for this

Brian reply Replies: 1 || 2013-01-13 15:18:22
when the release date?


Evenstar2013-01-13 17:39:04
01/29/2013

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