Film Scores

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C o m p o s e r

Joy

Joy is a 2015 American semi-biographical comedy film, written and directed by David O. Russell and starring Jennifer Lawrence as Joy Mangano, a self-made millionaire who created her own business empire.

Colombia: Magia Salvaje

Documentary about the amazing wildlife in the country of Colombia. The country seen as never before, with breathtaking views of its diverse landscapes, and intimate shots of some of the rarest creatures on earth.

The Brothers Warner

Documentary about the four legendary Warner brothers, written and directed by Cass Warner.

All the Right Moves

Starring Tom Cruise & Craig T. Nelson, 20th Century Fox Production, Prod. Stephen Deutsch, Dir. Michael Chapman. Dramatic score using rock rhythm section, synth scoring and brass band.

Backbeat

Polygram Dist., Prod. Finola Dwyer & Stephen Woolley, Dir. Iain Softley. Story of the Beatles, ’60-’62, in Hamburg. Jazz score by Don Was. Campbell composed dramatic orchestral scoring. Stars Stephen Dorff.

Mirage

Starring Edward James Olmos & Sean Young. MCA Dir. Paul Williams. Romantic mystery thriller with orchestral scoring.

Night of the Comet

Produced by Atlantic Releasing, Prod. Wayne Crawford and Andrew Lane, Sci-fi comedy with suspense score using electronics and guitar, also mariachi cues. Starring Catherine Mary Stewart, Robert Beltran, Geoffrey Lewis.

Mind Games

MGM/UA, psychological thriller. Orchestral score using live strings and synth. Stars Maxwell Caulfield.

Movies, Money, Murder

Starring Karen Black & Martin Mull Comedy farce with full orchestra score, French cafe-style romantic cues and original tango music.

Stand Alone

New World Pictures, starring Charles Durning. Drama about retired war hero. Dramatic, action underscore, original ’40’s style big band source music and original military field band scoring.

A r r a n g e r / O r c h e s t r a t o r

Foxcatcher

Directed by Bennett Miller
Starring Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, Steve Carell, Sienna Miller

Annie (Dec 2014)

Directed by Will Gluck
Starring Quvenzhané Wallis, Rose Byrne, Cameron Diaz, Jamie Foxx
Produced by Jay-Z, Will Smith

Effie Gray (In Production)

Directed by Richard Laxton
Starring Dakota Fanning, Emma Thompson, Greg Wise

Serena

Director: Susanne Bier
Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Rhys Ifans

August: Osage County

Directed by John Wells
Starring Meryl Streep, Dermot Mulroney, Julia Roberts

Hopper: In His Own Words

Written and Directed by Cass Warner
Documentary about actor Dennis Hopper.

Rock of Ages

Directed by Adam Shankman
With Julianne Hough, Diego Boneta, Tom Cruise, Alec Baldwin, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Malin Åkerman, Russell Brand, Paul Giamatti

Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World

Directed by Edgar Wright
Starring Michael Cera and Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Violet and Daisy

Directed by Geoffrey Fletcher
Starring Saoirse Ronan, Alexis Bledel, James Gandolfini

The Yellow Hankerchief

Directed by Udayan Prasad
Starring William Hurt, Maria Bello, Kristen Stewart, Eddie Redmayne

Things We Lost In the Fire

Directed by Susanne Bier.
Starring Halle Berry and Benicio Del Toro.

Dreamgirls

Starring Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé Knowles and Eddie Murphy.
Wrote all new string arrangements for most of the songs on the soundtrack including Beyonce’s Golden Globe nominated “Listen”.

Rent

Directed by Chris Columbus.

Rocky Balboa

Starring Sylvester Stallone.

Brokeback Mountain

Directed by Ang Lee. Starring Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal. Orchestral scoring.
Won Oscar for best score.

North Country

Starring Charlize Theron. Directed by Niki Caro. Orchestral scoring.

Dead Man Walking

Starring Susan Sarandon & Sean Penn. Dir: Tim Robbins – Orchestral scoring

Ladder 49

Starring John Travolta, Joaquin Phoenix. Dir: Jay Russell.

Friday Night Lights

Starring Billy Bob Thornton. Dir: Peter Berg.

Coyote Ugly

Starring Piper Perabo, Adam Garcia, Maria Bello, John Goodman. Touchstone Pictures. Dramatic orchestral scoring based on Diane Warren songs, written for the film.

Color of Night

Starring Bruce Willis. Universal. Dramatic orchestral scoring.

Cradle Will Rock

Starring Emily Watson, John Cusack, Vanessa Redgrave, Dir. Tim Robbins. Touchstone Pictures. 1930’s style scoring and songs.

Murphy’s Romance

Starring Sally Field, James Garner. Columbia Pictures. Dir. Martin Ritt, orchestrated for Carole King with piano, sax and string scoring, and country-western cues.

Twenty Bucks

Starring Brendan Fraser, Christopher Lloyd, Linda Hunt. Orchestrated for David Robbins with light orchestral score. Drama and comedy.

Savior

Starring Dennis Quaid, Nastasia Kinski. Full orchestra dramatic score.

Everything That Rises

Starring Dennis Quaid. TNT Orchestral score a la Aaron Copland.

The Prime Gig

Starring Ed Harris, Vince Vaughn, Julia Ormond, Amber Benson, Rory Cochrane. Fine Line Features.

How to Kill Your Neighbor’s Dog

Starring Kenneth Branagh and Robin Wright Penn. Comedy orchestral score, Irish folk music & ’60’s Pop cues.

Unhook the Stars

Starring Gena Rowlands, Marisa Tomei, Gerard Depardieu. Miramax Films.