Album Reviews

JWFAN REVIEWS ‘THE BOOK THIEF’

THE BOOK THIEF Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Music composed and conducted by John Williams A Review by Mikko Ojala The Book Thief – the newest addition to the filmography of John Williams – is notable not only as the only…

LINCOLN (2012) – Album Review & Thematic Analysis

LINCOLN Original Motion Picture Soundtrack by John Williams A Review By Mikko Ojala The 26th collaboration between Steven Spielberg and John Williams takes them to the turbulent Civil War era of American history, the life and times of Abraham Lincoln. The…

LINCOLN (2012) – Album Review

Lincoln: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Review by Jason LeBlanc It’s never been a better time to be a John Williams fan!  After going 3 and a half years without a new John Williams film score post-Indiana Jones and the Kingdom…

Telos Releases Williams ‘Greatest Hits’ Compilation

Telos Music has released John Williams: Greatest Hits, a selection of cues from Harry Potter, Star Wars, Indiana Jones and more, performed by the Philharmonisches Orchestra de Staatstheatre Cottbus conducted by Evan Christ. A review of the new CD can be…

WAR HORSE (2011) – Album Analysis

War Horse – A review and an analysis of the Original Soundtrack Album By Mikko Ojala (Updated post and discussion) The upcoming film War Horse is the 28th collaboration between director Steven Spielberg and composer John Williams. The movie is based on a…

WAR HORSE (2011) – Album Review

War Horse: First Impressions by Jason LeBlanc What a terrific year for film score fans!  The year has already brought us many great new scores (Super 8, Priest, Captain America, and The Adventures of Tintin), and for fans of John…

THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN (2012) – Album Analysis #2

(CONTAINS POSSIBLE SPOILERS) The Adventures of Tintin: the Secret of the Unicorn – An analysis of the Original Soundtrack Album By Mikko Ojala Here is a thematic analysis of the soundtrack album. Feel free to comment and those who have…

THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN (2011) – Album Analysis #1

JWFAN proudly presents the first online review of The Adventures of Tintin soundtrack album! Including an extensive track-by-track description and a detailed introduction to the basic the themes in the score. Enjoy! Exclusive “The Adventures of Tintin” soundtrack review By…