Soundtracks in the pipeline

Movie music to warm up the holiday season


DISNEY


Enchanted
Release Date: Nov. 21
Director: Kevin Lima
Composer: Alan Menken
Music Supervisor: Dawn Soler
Original Songs: "True Love's Kiss," written by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz, performed by Amy Adams and James Marsden; "Happy Working Song," written by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz, performed by Amy Adams; "That's How You Know," written by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz, performed by Amy Adams; "So Close," written by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz, performed by Jon McLaughlin; "Ever Ever After," written by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz, performed by Carrie Underwood
Music Executives: Mitchell Leib, Chris Montan
Soundtrack Label: Walt Disney Records

National Treasure: Book of Secrets
Release Date: Dec. 21
Director: Jon Turteltaub
Composer: Trevor Rabin
Music Supervisor: Bob Badami
Music Executive: Mitchell Leib
Soundtrack Label: Walt Disney Record


FOCUS FEATURES

Atonement

Release Date: Dec. 7
Director: Joe Wright
Composer: Dario Marianelli
Music Supervisor: Nick Angel
Soundtrack Label: Decca Records


FOX

Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium

Release Date: Nov. 16
Director: Zach Helm
Composers: Alexandre Desplat
and Aaron Zigman
Soundtrack Label: LA LA Land Records

Hitman
Release Date: Nov. 21
Director: Xavier Gens
Composer: Geoff Zanelli
Soundtrack Label: Fox Music -- available on iTunes
Music Executive: Mike Knobloch

Alvin and the Chipmunks
Release Date: Dec. 14
Director: Tim Hill
Composer: Christopher Lennertz
Music Supervisor: Julianne Jordan
Original Songs: All songs written by the DeeTown Syndicate and performed by Alvin and the Chipmunks: "Follow Me Now" (feat. Jason Gleed), "How We Roll," "Come Get It" (feat. Rebecca Jones), "Get You Goin'," "Coast 2 Coast," "Mess Around," "Ain't No Party" (feat. Rebecca Jones and Chris Classic), "Get Munk'D" (feat. Al D)
Music Executive: Mike Knobloch
Soundtrack Label: Razor & Tie

Aliens Vs. Predator: Requiem

Release Date: Dec. 25
Directors: Colin and Greg Strause
Composer: Brian Tyler
Music Executive: Mike Knobloch
Soundtrack Label: Varese Sarabande


FOX SEARCHLIGHT

The Savages

Release Date: Nov. 28
Director: Tamara Jenkins
Composer: Stephen Trask
Music Supervisor: Randall Poster
Music Executive: Mike Knobloch

Juno
Release Date: Dec. 5
Director: Jason Reitman
Composer: Music by
Mateo Messina, songs by Kimya Dawson
Music Supervisors: Peter Aftermath, Margaret Yen
Music Executive: Amy Driscoll
Soundtrack Label: Rhino Records


MGM

The Mist

(MGM/Dimension)
Release Date: Nov. 21
Director: Frank Darabont
Composer: Mark Isham
Music Executive: Rachel Levy

The Great Debaters
(MGM/The Weinstein Co.)
Release Date: Dec. 25
Director: Denzel Washington
Composer: James Newton Howard
Music Supervisor: G. Marq Roswell
Music Executive: Rachel Levy


MIRAMAX

No Country for Old Men

Release Date: Nov. 21
Directors: Joel and Ethan Coen
Composer: Carter Burwell

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Release Date: Nov. 30
Director: Julian Schnabel
Composer: Paul Cantelon
Sountrack Label: Miramax/
Hollywood Records (digital release)


NEW LINE CINEMA

Love In The Time Of Cholera

Release Date: Nov. 16
Director: Mike Newell
Composers: Antonio Pinto
Original song: "Despedida," written by Shakira and Antonio Pinto, performed by Shakira
Executive Music Producer: Paul Broucek
Music Executive: Jason Linn
Sountrack Label: New Line Records

The Golden Compass

Release Date: Dec. 7
Director: Chris Weitz
Composers: Alexandre Desplat
Original Songs: "Lyra," written and performed by Kate Bush
Executive Music Producer: Paul Broucek
Soundtrack Label:
New Line Records


PARAMOUNT

Beowulf

Release Date: Nov. 16
Director: Robert Zemeckis
Composer: Alan Silvestri
Original song: "A Hero Comes Home," written by Glen Ballard
and Alan Silvestri, performed by Idina Menzel
Soundtrack Label: Warner Bros. Records


PARAMOUNT VANTAGE

Margot at the Wedding

Release Date: Nov. 16
Director: Noah Baumbach
Original Song: "Northern Blue," written and performed by Dean & Britta
Music Supervisor: George Drakoulias
Soundtrack Label: Lakeshore Records

The Kite Runner
Release Date: Dec. 14
Director: Marc Forster
Composer: Alberto Iglesias
Soundtrack Label: Deutsche Grammophon

There Will Be Blood
Release Date: Dec. 26
Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
Composer: Jonny Greenwood
Music Supervisor: Linda Cohen
Soundtrack Label: Nonesuch Records


SONY

This Christmas

(Screen Gems)
Release Date: Nov. 21
Director: Preston A. Whitmore II
Composer: Marcus Miller
Music Supervisor: Spring Aspers
Music Executive: Pilar McCurry
Soundtrack Label: CBE/Jive Records

Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
(Columbia)
Release Date: Dec. 21
Director: Jake Kasdan
Composer: Jonathan Karp
Original Songs: "Walk Hard," written by Marshall Crenshaw, John C. Reilly, Judd Apatow and Jake Kasdan, performed by John C. Reilly; "Let's Duet," written by Charlie Wadhams and Benji Hughes, performed by John C. Reilly; "Guilty As Charged," written by Charlie Wadhams and Gus Seyffert, performed by John C. Reilly; "A Life Without You (Is No Life at All)," written by Mike Viola, performed by John C. Reilly; "Beautiful Ride," written by Dan Bern and Mike Viola, performed by John C. Reilly
Music Supervisors: Manish Raval, Tom Wolfe
Music Executive: Lia Vollack
Soundtrack Label: Columbia Records

The Water Horse: Legend Of The Deep
(Columbia)
Release Date: Dec. 25
Director: Jay Russell
Composer: James Newton Howard
Original Song: "Back Where You Belong (Theme From The Water Horse)," written and performed by Sinead O'Connor
Music Supervisor/Executive: Denise Luiso
Soundtrack Label: Sony Classical


SONY PICTURES CLASSICS

Youth Without Youth

Release Date: Dec. 14
Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Composer: Osvaldo Golijov
Music Supervisor/Executive: Pete Horner
Soundtrack Label: Deutsche Grammophon

Steep
Release Date: Dec. 21
Director: Mark Obenhaus
Composer: Anton Sanko
Original Songs: "Brittle Britches," written and performed by Quien Es Boom!; "Tonight," "Canada," written and performed by Low

Persepolis
Release Date: Dec. 25
Directors: Marjane Satrapi and Vincent Paronnaud
Composer: Olivier Bernet
Soundtrack Label: EMI


UNIVERSAL

Charlie Wilson's War

Release Date: Dec. 25
Director: Mike Nichols
Composer: James Newton Howard
Music Supervisor/Executive:
Kathy Nelson


WARNER BROS.

August Rush

Release Date: Nov. 21
Director: Kirsten Sheridan
Composer: Mark Mancina
Original Songs: "Break," written by John Ondrasik, performed by Jonathan Rhys Meyers; "Something Inside," written by Luke Reynolds, performed by Jonathan Rhys Meyers; "This Time," written by Chris Trapper, performed by Jonathan Rhys Meyers; "Someday," written and performed by John Legend, "Raise It Up," written by Impact Repertory Theater, performed by Jamia Simone Nash and Impact Repertory Theater
Music Supervisors: Julia Michels, Anastasia Brown and Jeff Pollack Music Executives: Darren Higman, Doug Frank
Soundtrack Label: Columbia/Sony Music Soundtrax

Mama's Boy
Release Date: Nov. 30
Director: Tim Hamilton
Composer: Mark Mothersbaugh
Original Songs: "Bed, Bath and Bullshit," written by Mark Mothersbaugh and Hank Nelken, performed by Anna Faris; "Old Fashioned Girl," written by Mark Mothersbaugh and Hank Nelken, performed by Anna Faris (both songs are performed again over the end titles by Billy Bragg)
Music Supervisor: Suzi Civita
Music Executive: Doug Frank
Soundtrack Label: Lakeshore Records

I Am Legend
Release Date: Dec. 14
Director: Francis Lawrence
Composer: James Newton Howard
Music Supervisor: Carter Armstrong
Music Executive: Doug Frank

Sweeney Todd: The Demon
Barber of Fleet Street
Release Date: Dec. 21
Director: Tim Burton
Composer: Stephen Sondheim
Music Producer: Mike Higham
Music Executive: Doug Frank
Soundtrack Label: Nonesuch Records

The Bucket List
Release Date: Dec. 25
Director: Rob Reiner
Composer: Marc Shaiman
Original Song: "Say," written, produced and performed by John Mayer
Music Supervisors: Gary LeMel, Niki Sherrod
Music Executive: Gary LeMel


THE WEINSTEIN CO.

I'm Not There

(TWC)
Release Date: Nov. 21
Director: Todd Haynes
Music Supervisors: Randall Poster, Jim Dunbar
Soundtrack Label: Columbia Records

Awake
(MGM)
Release date: November 30
Director: Joby Harold
Music Supervisor: Dan Lieberstein
Music Executive: Rachel Levy

Grace is Gone
(TWC)
Release Date: Dec.12
Director: James Strouse
Composer: Clint Eastwood
Original Songs: "Grace Is Gone," music by Clint Eastwood, lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager, performed by Jamie Cullum; "Lullaby for Wyatt," written and performed by Sheryl Crow
Music Supervisor: Doug Bernheim
Music Executive: Rachel Levy
Soundtrack Label: Milan Records

Cassandra's Dream
(TWC)
Release Date: Dec. 28
Director: Woody Allen
Composer: Philip Glass

Chronicle of an Escape
(IFC/TWC)
Release Date: Nov. 28
Director: Adrian Caetano
Composer: Ivan Wyszogrod
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