SPINEMA – Issue 5: Happy 10th Anniversary to THE FOUNTAIN
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Music Review

SPINEMA – Issue 5: Happy 10th Anniversary to THE FOUNTAIN

  After a long, hard climb, Darren Aronofsky’s The Fountain finally hit theaters on this day in 2006. The film had a troubled history, eventually…

SPINEMA – Issue 4: CRASH – Mondo Unleashes the Score to One of Cronenberg’s Best
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Music Review

SPINEMA – Issue 4: CRASH – Mondo Unleashes the Score to One of Cronenberg’s Best

  The late ’90s were a great time for independent cinema thanks in part to Sex, Lies, and Videotape, which, coupled with home video and…

Spinema – Issue 2: MONDO’S LP Release Of JURASSIC WORLD Outdoes The Film
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Music Review

Spinema – Issue 2: MONDO’S LP Release Of JURASSIC WORLD Outdoes The Film

This album was released by MONDO in October of 2015. I… passionately disliked Jurassic World. A small handful of creative ideas couldn’t compensate for dull…

SPINEMA – Issue 1: Mondo Makes Vinyl Love To Morricone’s THE BIG GUNDOWN
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Music Review

SPINEMA – Issue 1: Mondo Makes Vinyl Love To Morricone’s THE BIG GUNDOWN

This LP was released by MONDO on 8/5/15. To anyone who knows the names and works of any film composers beyond John Williams (with due…

JOHN CARPENTER’S LOST THEMES – So Happy He Found Them
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Music Review

JOHN CARPENTER’S LOST THEMES – So Happy He Found Them

If you’re a cinephile, you dig John Carpenter, or you at least dig one or two of his films. He’s that kind of director. I’ve…

2013’s Film Music: Year in Review
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Music Review

2013’s Film Music: Year in Review

I took an afternoon to rack my brain and curate a Spotify playlist containing what I considered to be the best uses of music and…

Drive: A Track-Centric Guide
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Music Review

Drive: A Track-Centric Guide

There has been much critical celebration and several accolades that have followed the release of Drive, nearly 2 years ago. Included with the beautiful color…

Spring Breakers OST: A Comprehensive Guide
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Music Review

Spring Breakers OST: A Comprehensive Guide

There have been only a few films recently that have grabbed my attention like Harmony Korine’s Spring Breakers (for the full review, please direct yourself…