Monday Music 28 – 2017

A quick one this week. I was watching The Fifth Element the other night and was reminded of the closing credits. The score for the film was composed by long-time Luc Besson collaborator, Eric Serra. I really like his work on this film and on Leon. The song that plays over the closing scene of […]

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The Title Issue

Over the past few weeks, I have been thinking about the title of my book, which I plan on releasing next year.  As you know, I have been fixed on The Crossing since I first had the idea a couple of years ago. However, it has been pointed out by a few people that there […]

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Monday Music 27 – 2017

This week I was going to do the music from Unbreakable but the YouTube video disappeared off, probably due to some rampant copyright use issue and I couldn’t find it again.  Anyway, somewhere amongst the suggested videos was this little piece from a film that has been a guilty pleasure of mine since April 1999. […]

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Z is for Zuma

This last one is all about children’s television.  It’s become a part of my life again ever since we had the boy in 2015, and things have changed a great deal since I were a lad! I grew up watching things like Button Moon. and Thomas the Tank Engine (the old series). My brother reminded […]

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Monday Music 26 – 2017

This week, a little tribute to one of my favourite film composers: Bernard Herrman. Bernard Herrman was born in New York in 1911. His father encouraged his musical talent from a young age, taking him to the opera and buying him a violin. He went on to win his first prize at the age of […]

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