Amelia Warner, award-winning composer of Mr. Malcolm’s List, makes her debut on the Lakeshore Records Podcast! She discusses her process on how to capture the sound of love, mischief, and a busy mind; speaks candidly about how to be a composer if you’re not classically trained; composing for comedy (such as on Wild Mountain Thyme); elaborates on conceptualizing dialogue as rhythm, and so much more!
Lakeshore Records has released Mr. Malcolm’s List—Original Motion Picture Soundtrack featuring music by award-winning neo-classical composer Amelia Warner (Wild Mountain Thyme), available now digitally. Warner is adept at creating timeless sounding scores for films with expansive stories and for this historical drama, she balances gravitas and grandeur with playful, energetic cues.
“The score, by Amelia Warner, announces when to titter and when to swoon. In its cleverest flourish, it accompanies the ladies’ marital campaigns with a rollicking military march.” – New York Times
The Bleecker Street film directed by Emma Holly Jones and starring Freida Pinto Ṣọpẹ́ Dìrísù and Zawe Ashton exclusively in theaters on July 1st.
Get ready for the new romance of the season: Mr. Malcolm’s List, starring a dazzling ensemble cast: Freida Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire, Hillbilly Elegy), Ṣọpẹ́ Dìrísù (The Huntsman: Winter’s War, “Humans”), Oliver Jackson-Cohen (“The Haunting of Bly Manor“, The Invisible Man), Ashley Park (“Emily in Paris”, “Tales of the City“), with Zawe Ashton (“The Handmaid’s Tale“, Velvet Buzzsaw) and Theo James (“Downton Abbey“, Divergent). The film also features score by Amelia Warner (Wild Mountain Thyme).
Watch the trailer below. Bleecker Street Films presents Mr. Malcolm’s List, only in theaters Friday, July 1, 2022!
When she fails to meet an item on his list of requirements for a bride, Julia Thistlewaite (Zawe Ashton) is jilted by London’s most eligible bachelor, Mr. Malcolm (Ṣọpẹ́ Dìrísù). Feeling humiliated and determined to exact revenge, she convinces her friend Selina Dalton (Freida Pinto) to play the role of his ideal match. Soon, Mr. Malcolm wonders whether he’s found the perfect woman…or the perfect hoax.
I’ve enjoyed Wandmacher’s work in past films including The Last Exorcism Part II (2013), Drive Angry (2011), Piranha 3D (2010), and My Bloody Valentine (2009). I’m anxious to see what he does this time around in the continuing Underworld saga. – Scorekeeper, Birth.Movies.Death
Tony Giles of The Damn Fine Cast caught up with Michael Wandmacher, composer of Underworld: Blood Wars. The film debuted at No. 4 in the box offices, in the Top 10 of iTunes Movies, and is now a #1 Best Seller on Amazon Blu/ray-DVD releases! In this new podcast, Michael reveals how he got involved scoring for the film and more. A fun listen for fans of the Underworld franchise. The soundtrack is out now on all digital platforms and on CD via Lakeshore Records. Listen to the full interview now at Birth.Movies.Death.
Underworld: Blood Wars (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) is now available on CD! The album features score by Michael Wandmacher (Cry Wolf, My Bloody Valentine, Piranha 3D, THE LAST EXORCISM:PART II) and the end credits song, “Sound of Your Scream” by Brain & Melissa (Bryan Mantia – Primus, Guns N Roses; Melissa Reese – Guns N’ Roses). Discerning soundtrack collectors will appreciate the listening experience which comes with the collectible digipak CD, complete with album the booklet featuring images highlighted from the film!
“This UNDERWORLD score howls to the blood moon for a composer who energetically goes for the throat with musical guns blazing.” – Daniel Schweiger, Assignment X