Archive for May 16, 2020

Mike’s Top Film Scores of the Decade (100-91)

Film scores are one of my favorite things to listen to and the list of my top ones is one of the articles I get most excited for each year. I put way much more effort into that than I really ought to. I go deep, listening to some scores that I probably shouldn’t even bother with. And it’s because I love that aspect of film so much. The care that goes into all those notes. Think about how many films there are each year and how many have true, dedicated scores to them. Now consider that, despite there only being a handful of notes out there, each of them is utterly unique in its own way. It’s crazy to think about.

So when I was considering lists to talk about for this past decade, this one was one I couldn’t wait to get into. I know most people won’t rush to put a score on, but if you’re gonna go in for one, these are some of the best that have come out these past ten years: (more…)


Mike’s Favorite Original Songs of the Decade: #108 – “Hide,” from Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

 

108. “Hide,” from Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

We’ve gotta be nearing ten or at ten for songs from this movie already. I’m honestly running out of stuff to say about them. They’re just all fantastic. This one is just a nice slow groove. I love the change of pace from some of the others.


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Pic of the Day: “For a job with you he’ll come. Cesar! There’s not a safe that can resist Cesar and not a woman that Cesar can resist.” (65th Anniversary)