Operation Mincemeat is a Top 5 movie now streaming on Netflix! But, what do critics think of the film score by Thomas Newman, Academy Award-nominated, Emmy and Grammy Award-winning composer (Skyfall, Bridge of Spies)? Find out what critics say below.
Operation Mincemeat–Soundtrack from the Netflix Film is out now digitally via Lakeshore Records.
For the drama, Newman looked to craft a striking orchestral score, which evoked intensely dramatic action, while befitting more nuanced moments. – Deadline
Thomas Newman’s pleasingly understated score favors soulfulness over suspense – Hollywood Reporter
To convince us of an urgently ticking clock, the third act involving all this gets rushed, with Thomas Newman’s score elbowing it along. – The Telegraph
The soundtrack from Thomas Newman is perfectly suited for the film, with plenty of moments where the music brings the atmosphere to the scenes in the film that takes you into the film and the character’s situations, wonderful to listen to. – Blazing Minds
Thomas Newman’s score blends bombastic brasses with ticking percussion; easy 1940s jazz with national anthem-esque chords. – Jumpcut
Soundtrack Available Now: [Download/Stream]
Directed by John Madden and starring Colin Firth, Matthew Macfadyen, Kelly Macdonald, Penelope Wilton, Operation Mincemeat is now playing in select theaters worldwide and now streaming on Netflix in the US. The film is produced by See-Saw Films and Cohen Media Group, in association with Archery Pictures.