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Ghostbuster Composer Theodore Shapiro On Scoring Comedies Like Central Intelligence And Zoolander 2 ‘With A Straight Face’ | NPR


Whether he’s working with the war-ravaged jungles of Tropic Thunder, the athletic glory of Dodgeball or the sultry espionage in Spy, Shapiro says that when he scores a comedy, he wants to make viewers care the way they would with a drama. – NPR


Over the years, Lakeshore Records has released numerous scores by composer Theodore Shapiro.  From the recent Central Intelligence (get it here) to Zoolander 2, or comedy classics like Tropic Thunder and Blades of Glory, we love NPR’s observation (read the story here) about Theodore’s treatment of his comedy scores.  He explains, “I feel like comedies often work best when the audience is just simply invested in those movies as stories.”

Which are your favorite Theodore Shapiro score albums?  Preview some of Theodore Shapiro’s best-known comedy scores below!

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Zoolander No. 2: Score By Theodore Shapiro Out Now, Ben Stiller Film Now Playing!

Zoolander No. 2 Soundtrack Is Out Now On Lakeshore Records! Download Here: [iTunes]


Lakeshore Records is very pleased to release Zoolander No. 2 (Music From The Motion Picture) — available now!  The album features score by Theodore Shapiro, acclaimed composer of such films as Trumbo, The Devil Wears Prada and many more.  The soundtrack CD will be available on March 11.  Read further for full album details.

Paramount Pictures presents ZOOLANDER No. 2, in theaters now (find a theater).


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