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 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 10:52 AM   
 By:   Ado   (Member)

Still waiting on SMALL SOLDIERS. Sixteen years, this summer.

What's the thinking here? 'A complete release of a Jerry Goldsmith score to a Joe Dante movie? That would never sell!'

Inexcusable doesn't even scratch the surface of how to best describe this.


Small Soldiers is a fantastic, energetic and robust score, it seems often overlooked.
It continued the pattern of excellent scores out of the Goldsmith Dante collaboration.
I love everything they did together.

 
 
 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 10:56 AM   
 By:   captain_avis   (Member)

Still waiting on SMALL SOLDIERS. Sixteen years, this summer.

What's the thinking here? 'A complete release of a Jerry Goldsmith score to a Joe Dante movie? That would never sell!'

Inexcusable doesn't even scratch the surface of how to best describe this.


Small Soldiers is a fantastic, energetic and robust score, it seems often overlooked.
It continued the pattern of excellent scores out of the Goldsmith Dante collaboration.
I love everything they did together.


It's been even longer since Gremlins 2... I'd like to see that ahead of Small Soliders, just 'cause I love the Gremlins Rag so much!

Chris.

 
 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 10:56 AM   
 By:   solium   (Member)

I wonder if Mulan is too much to hope for. But if the new Disney soundtrack series (inaugurated by an expanded Lion King) is successful, I suppose they'll be getting around to Mulan for its anniversary in two or three years.

Yavar


I think the Disney "expanded series" finally puts the nail in the coffin for any Intrada animated expansions on CD. They were never part of the deal to begin with. This pretty much confirms that.

 
 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 11:36 AM   
 By:   Yavar Moradi   (Member)

I still think it depends on how "big" the title is. Intrada did get The Black Cauldron and more recently, the first Tinker Bell. Both had previous releases (though The Black Cauldron was a re-recording and not the original tracks which were premiered by Intrada, and Tinker Bell only had about 10 minutes of McNeely's work on a largely song-dominated CD).

You're right that Mulan *probably* qualifies as a big title, but who knows? I'm sure we'll see an expansion of Broughton's The Rescuers Down Under from Intrada before we see it from the new Disney series, for example, and that is technically an Animated Classic just as much as Mulan is.

Yavar

 
 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 11:41 AM   
 By:   Mr. Jack   (Member)

Where is the complete Secret Of NIMH already?! frown

 
 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 11:52 AM   
 By:   solium   (Member)

I still think it depends on how "big" the title is. Intrada did get The Black Cauldron and more recently, the first Tinker Bell. Both had previous releases (though The Black Cauldron was a re-recording and not the original tracks which were premiered by Intrada, and Tinker Bell only had about 10 minutes of McNeely's work on a largely song-dominated CD).

You're right that Mulan *probably* qualifies as a big title, but who knows? I'm sure we'll see an expansion of Broughton's The Rescuers Down Under from Intrada before we see it from the new Disney series, for example, and that is technically an Animated Classic just as much as Mulan is.

Yavar


My response is in your answer. wink Black Cauldron was a different recording and Tinker Bell had a specially made suite on the song compilation. Intrada produced neither of those orchestrations on their two releases.

I really hoped Intrada would get these titles. But in all honesty, as long as they do get out, either by Disney or Intrada I'll be a happy camper.

 
 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 12:39 PM   
 By:   Yavar Moradi   (Member)

My response is in your answer. wink Black Cauldron was a different recording.

Ah...but it was the *film* recording that Intrada released so still pretty significant to me that Disney was willing to let them do it!

Yavar

P.S. Yes I want NIMH too! smile

 
 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 2:24 PM   
 By:   The Mutant   (Member)

Predator 2 - complete

 
 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 2:38 PM   
 By:   Yavar Moradi   (Member)

You're going to keep doing that even after it gets released, aren't you? smile Yes, I'm excited for that one too.

I seem to recall people did the same with Alien and Spartacus years back...I guess I understand them still doing it for Spartacus!

Yavar

 
 
 Posted:   Jun 2, 2014 - 8:32 PM   
 By:   RM Eastman   (Member)

Still waiting on SMALL SOLDIERS. Sixteen years, this summer.

What's the thinking here? 'A complete release of a Jerry Goldsmith score to a Joe Dante movie? That would never sell!'

Inexcusable doesn't even scratch the surface of how to best describe this.


Small Soldiers is a fantastic, energetic and robust score, it seems often overlooked.
It continued the pattern of excellent scores out of the Goldsmith Dante collaboration.
I love everything they did together.



Actually there are many Goldsmith scores I still want complete, expanded, but I think "Small Soldiers" is a must have.

I would love a complete "The Other" with great(better) sound.

 
 Posted:   Jun 10, 2014 - 12:47 PM   
 By:   Yavar Moradi   (Member)

Well I'm late in updating this but it's certainly exciting news and worth mentioning! The unexpanded Goldsmith 90s scores are rapidly dwindling (at least those not put out by Varese and probably owned by them in perpetuity).

Removed from the main post: "Deep Rising (Hollywood Records --> Disney) -- not sure if this is one many would clamor for but it'd be Intrada territory only. I guess Varese has also dealt with Disney but if they can't be even bothered to release complete versions of all the great 90s scores they own perpetuity rights to why would they bother licensing this?"

While I'm surprised that this was the first of the three Hollywood Records albums for Intrada to expand, Powder and especially The Ghost and the Darkness being much bigger fan favorites, I for one am ecstatic to see this and it means the other two are most likely on their way!

Yavar

 
 
 Posted:   Jun 10, 2014 - 1:36 PM   
 By:   jkannry   (Member)

I'd love a complete Executive Decision

 
 
 Posted:   Jun 11, 2014 - 6:08 AM   
 By:   Trent Easton Navarro   (Member)

Well I'm late in updating this but it's certainly exciting news and worth mentioning! The unexpanded Goldsmith 90s scores are rapidly dwindling (at least those not put out by Varese and probably owned by them in perpetuity).

From those not owned by Varese, The Ghost and the Darkness is my last holy grail. So many cool stuff was left of the album. Also remember the music was more aggresive in the film.

The River Wild would also be good, but only cause I don't own the original release.

While I would buy an expanded The Mummy, it's not very high on my list. The original release contains almost all of the highlights.

As for the Varese releases, the ones I would love to see are Small Soldiers, The Haunting and L.A. Confidential. Here's hoping to see come club releases soon

 
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