Ghost in the Shell (2017) surprised me. It isn't perfect, but it ended up being way better than I thought it would be. A lot of "hard-core" GitS fans were disappointed apparently, but, considering the quality of other film adaptations of anime, they were being unduly harsh. The Plot One of the major complaints about... Continue Reading →
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZTuS_Qf5_jk Henry Jackman, an up and coming soundtrack composer, isn't super well-known currently, but I think he has done some really interesting things like The Winter Soldier and Kong: Skull Island. Marvel's soundtracks have some rare moments where their music is just fantastic. I think Jackman's Winter Soldier theme is just brilliant - dissonant, disturbing,... Continue Reading →
In a world of Internet nastiness, the comment section of this YT video IS PURE GOLD. Full of amazing quips and hilarious historical references... and no hate. Go listen to this and read the comments for a fun relaxing night! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpxN2VXPMLc
One of the most iconic American versions of this great and old ballads! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-BakWVXHSug
A great song which reminds us why we should first pursue what binds us all together before dwelling on what makes us different from each other.
This film is a beautiful masterpiece, under-appreciated due to the unfortunate theatrical release. The Director's Cut of Kingdom of Heaven is a tour de force. The music, like the film, was obviously a source of conflict as various other pieces were inserted by Ridley Scott in replacement of Harry Gregson-William's work. Although I love Harry... Continue Reading →
Melodysheep's Bruce Lee Remix - Be Water My Friend has entranced me for some reason. I've been listening to it and other songs by Melodysheep since last night. I wonder why...