Go behind the scenes with A Simple Favor composer Theodore Shapiro! In this interview with Pop Disciple, Theodore talks about reuniting with Director Paul Feig (they previously worked together on Ghostbusters: Answer The Call) and working to find the right musical tone for the film. A Simple Favor has been in the weekend Top 10 box offices ever since its theatrical release last month. Listen to the digital album, out now via Lakeshore Records!
A Simple Favor is directed by Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, The Heat). This modern neo-noir follows a mommy blogger as she investigates the disappearance of her rich, mysterious best friend from their small town. The soundtrack sets the mood with a French noir sound with contributions from Françoise Hardy, Brigitte Bardot and Serge Gainsbourg. Film Opens in Theaters this Friday September 14th.
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* Single Disc Pressed on Opaque Red Vinyl
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* Includes Die-Cut Printed Inner Sleeve
A Simple Favor (OriginalMotion Picture Soundtrack) Various Artists
01. Ca S’Est Arrangé – Jean Paul Keller
02. Comment Te Dire Adieu – Françoise Hardy
03. Les Passants – Zaz
04. La Madrague – Brigitte Bardot
05. Laisse Tomber Les Filles – France Gall
06. Le Cactus – Jacques Dutronc
07. Bonnie And Clyde – Brigitte Bardot & Serge Gainsbourg
08. Une Histoire de Plage – Brigitte Bardot
09. Changement – Orelsan
10. Laisse Tomber Les Filles – No Small Children
It’s been exactly two years since the world was introduced to Adaline Bowman (Blake Lively), a 29-year-old who survives a near-death experience and from that day on, never grows older. Adaline guards her secret and her heart for eight decades until a charming philanthropist (Michiel Huisman) and his parents (Harris Ford and Kathy Baker) force Adaline to confront her destiny in this unforgettable tale about the timeless power of love.
The film features the enchanting score by Rob Simonsen (Nerve, Burnt, Foxcatcher), who just released the long-awaited new single, “New Year’s Eve”, and you can download/stream it now on all digital platforms!
The Age Of Adaline (Original Motion Picture Score) Is Out Now On Lakeshore Records! Download Here: [iTunes]
The Age Of Adaline starring Blake Lively, Michiel Huisman, Kathy Baker with Harrison Ford and Ellen Burstyn rocketed back up the iTunes Movies chart over Thanksgiving weekend as the “Movie of The Week.” Currently holding at #3, the film is sure to be a best bet for your holiday Blu-ray/DVD gift list. Since its theatrical release earlier this year, legions of movie fans (including Lana Del Ray!) have fallen for Adaline.Rent The Age Of Adaline at iTunes Moviesor own the movie onBlu-ray/DVD.
With an elegant score by Rob Simonsen (The Foxcatcher, The Spectacular Now), the soundtrack also features the unforgettable end title song, “Start Again” penned by Rob Simonsen & Faux Fix (The Disappearance Of Eleanor Rigby), featuring vocals by Elena Tonra of the band Daughter. See more soundtrack details below.
Lakeshore Records recently sat down with Rob Simonsen, acclaimed composer of The Age Of Adaline,The Spectacular Now, and last year’s Academy Award®-nominated Foxcatcher, among many others. Get the behind-the-scenes details on how Rob composed the ethereal score which matches the “beauty and elegance” of Blake Lively, who stars as Adaline Bowman in the film. Read further to hear the interview.