Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

Carter Burwell

Diane Warren, Nicholas Britell and Jonny Greenwood Lead Society of Composers & Lyricists Nominations

Composers Nicholas Britell and Jonny Greenwood and songwriter Diane Warren are among the multiple nominees for the third annual Society of Composers & Lyricists Awards, to be held at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles on Feb. 1. Britell, known for his collaborations with writer-director Barry Jenkins, is nominated for his score in the […]

Lionsgate’s ‘Twilight’ Concert Tour Sets Brazil Debut

Lionsgate on Thursday unveiled plans for a 'Twilight' live-to-film concert world tour to start in August in Brazil, followed by stops in Australia and the U.K.

Composer Carter Burwell Is the Latest Guest on The Hollywood Reporter’s ‘Behind the Screen’ Podcast Series

Composer Carter Burwell describes scoring 'The Ballad of Buster Scruggs' for the Coen brothers in a new 'Behind the Screen' podcast episode.

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’: Film Review | Venice 2017

Frances McDormand plays a grieving mother driven by an implacable thirst for justice in Martin McDonagh's darkly comedic drama, 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,' which also stars Woody Harrelson and Sam Rockwell.

‘Wonderstruck’: Film Review | Cannes 2017

Todd Haynes is back with his past muse Julianne Moore in 'Wonderstruck,' but it’s her junior co-stars who hold the spotlight in this enthralling adaptation of Brian Selznick’s illustrated novel for young readers.

Oscars: Will ‘Carol,’ ‘Anomalisa’ Composer Land Double Noms?

Carter Burwell could nab two slots on the Oscar ballot (a feat that best original score winner Alexandre Desplat achieved last year) for scoring two vastly different films: a 1950s romance and a quirky existential comedy.

Composer Roundtable: 5 Music Masters Talk Anxiety, Demanding Directors and When No Sound Is Better

Hollywood's leading film scorers — Harry Gregson-Williams ('The Martian'), Daniel Pemberton ('Steve Jobs'), Johann Johannsson ('Sicario'), Michael Giacchino ('Inside Out') and Carter Burwell ('Carol') — discuss the perils of talking to filmmakers and why ignoring meddling studio execs is a fantastic idea.

Hollywood Music in Media Awards: Sam Smith, Lady Gaga, Brian Wilson Among Nominees (Exclusive)

The annual celebration of music in film, TV, video games, commercials and trailers is one of the better predictors of the best original score and best original song Golden Globe and Oscar categories.

‘Anomalisa’: Venice Review

Charlie Kaufman and co-director Duke Johnson deliver a unique reflection on love, pain and loneliness in this animated account of one man's long dark night of the soul pierced by light.

New Plot Details From Coen Brothers’ ‘Hail, Caesar!’ Revealed

"There are movies within the movie, and those movies might have comedic music, but the movie we're making is actually not comical," composer Carter Burwell told THR. "It's actually going to be quite the opposite."

‘Mr. Holmes’: Film Review

Director Bill Condon reteams with Ian McKellen as an elderly Sherlock Holmes, mulling over the unresolved fragments of his final case and the mark it left on his life.

‘Olive Kitteridge’: Venice Review

Frances McDormand stars as the prickly New England math teacher of Elizabeth Strout's book in this HBO miniseries directed by Lisa Cholodenko