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January/February 2018
1/17/18 The Russia House   (Jerry Goldsmith)
Updated Review, With Additional Album
Buy it... if you can avoid becoming clinically depressed by the most painfully stylish and longingly beautiful score of Jerry Goldsmith's long career.
Avoid it... if bittersweet music for jazz trio, string orchestra, and snazzy synthetic rhythms are simply too sparse in construct to inspire you.
1/10/18 A Fish Called Wanda   (John Du Prez)
Updated Review, With Additional Album
Buy it... if you can't resist the funniest, most effective orchestral sex cue in the history of cinema, for John Du Prez highlights his otherwise breezy and predictable parody score with a Wagnerian humping cue that is alone worth the search for the album.
Avoid it... if less than five minutes of monumental symphonic glory is not worth the badly dated light rock that inhabits much of the acoustic and electric guitar-led romantic and crime caper material that dominates the remainder of the score.
1/4/18 Robot Jox   (Frederic Talgorn)
Updated Review, With Additional Album
Buy it... if you smirk when hearing Frederic Talgorn's campy, romantic style of thematic development or the brassy fanfares that often accompany this particular genre's gladiator-like duals.
Avoid it... if the cheese factor in these simplistic B-film scores, including somewhat sparse and imprecise orchestral performances, is just too great to overcome.
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