[James Newton Howard] went counterpoint with the music. He’s messing with the audience’s heads. When Lou did something bad — and there would normally be a sting — the music is celebration, inspiration, it lulls the audience into a different place. The score is crucial to let us be nonjudgmental. -Director Dan Gilroy. Read the full story at Huffington Post.
Now that you’ve seen Nightcrawler, don’t forget to order your copy of the soundtrack from the film, featuring the score by James Newton Howard, acclaimed composer of films such as The Village, Michael Clayton, Prince of Tides and the forthcoming Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1. As one of the most respected composers of our time and with eight Academy Award nominations under his belt, the Nightcrawler soundtrack is a must-have album. If you haven’t already, check out the new video teaser on Lakeshore Records’ Facebook Page.
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