Tag: Jerry Goldsmith

Film, Revival House

Revival House: Gremlins

A reflection on the 30th anniversary of Gremlins, the summer of 1984 and the passing of a great composer....

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Boxed In: The Top Music Reissues of 2012

Every year, while lording over an impressive amount of music catalogue news and views at my site, The Second Disc, I think the same thing...


The Popblerd Halftime Report: Mike D.’s Best Reissues of the Year (So Far)

The best reissues, remasters and box sets of the first half of 2012, picked by Mike Duquette of The Second Disc....

Listmania, Music

Popdose 2011: Mike Duquette’s Top Catalogue Projects

According to crazy people, next year will see the wholesale demise of compact discs as well as the heroic efforts of Jon Cusack saving...

Film, Revival House

Revival House: “I’m gonna break them down and then I’m gonna build them back up.”

This week's Revival House celebrates the 25th anniversary of what ESPN voted the best sports movie of all-time....


Film, Revival House

Revival House: “From the Eternal Sea He Rises …”

Jeff Johnson looks back at a horror classic from the '70s that turns 35 this month....


Film, Revival House

Revival House: “On Jupiter’s moon he’s the only law.”

As Outland turns 30, Jeff Johnson reflects on seeing the film opening day with his dad....


Film, Revival House

Revival House: Seven Great Rejected Film Scores

Even the best film composers have had their share of rejected scores. This week's Revival House examines seven great ones....


Film, Revival House

Revival House: Nine Great Scores From Bad Movies

We all recognize iconic music from great films, but what about those great scores for movies that are long-forgotten?...



Popdose Extra: Michael Matessino on the Director’s Cut of “Star Trek: The Motion Picture”

Popdose spoke with Michael Matessino regarding his work with legendary director Robert Wise on the "Director's Edition" DVD of Star...


Film, The Composers

The Composers: John Williams

The Popdose Staff, along with noted film preservationist Michael Matessino, discuss the remarkable career of John Williams....


Music, The Composers

The Composers: Jerry Goldsmith

Popdose takes a look at the music of film composer Jerry Goldsmith, and features selections from his best-known scores....


Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “Gremlins”

Here’s the thing — I love holiday-themed horror films. In fact, one of my favorite Christmas movies is the original Black...


Film, Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Super Soundtracks”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Hiya, kids! This week’s mix is brought to you by Jeff Johnson, who’s been a friend of mine since...