How Composer Marco Beltrami Balanced The Sound & Music In ‘A Quiet Place’ – Crew Call Podcast

As a composer who used animal teeth and skulls as percussion on his film score for World War Z, Marco Beltrami is the town’s go-to guy for horror music, having cut his own teeth in genre tunes staring with Wes Craven’s Scream. 
The irony? B…

As a composer who used animal teeth and skulls as percussion on his film score for World War Z, Marco Beltrami is the town’s go-to guy for horror music, having cut his own teeth in genre tunes staring with Wes Craven’s Scream.  The irony? Beltrami is a fraidy cat when it comes to slashers. “The first horror movie I ever saw was Scream,” the composer tells us on the latest Crew Call, “I don’t enjoy watching horror movies because I’m a cheap scare. If someone comes up and…

The Week In Deadline Video & Podcasts: Claire Foy, Adria Arjona, Cast Of ‘Unsolved’

This week’s slate of videos and podcasts on Deadline include a queen, hip-hop legends, and Oz’s first Latina Dorothy. Watch the videos and listen to the podcasts in the roundup below.
When the Golden Globe-winning and Emmy-nominated Claire …

This week’s slate of videos and podcasts on Deadline include a queen, hip-hop legends, and Oz’s first Latina Dorothy. Watch the videos and listen to the podcasts in the roundup below. When the Golden Globe-winning and Emmy-nominated Claire Foy sat down with Pete Hammond for the latest edition of my Deadline video series The Actor's Side, she said she always knew that The Crown was only going to be two seasons before handing the role to another actress. We talk a lot about…

The Week In Deadline Video & Podcasts: Freddie Highmore, Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman, Cast Of ‘The Oath’

From ABC’s The Good Doctor to Sony Crackle’s The Oath to Lifetime’s Unreal, this week included an impressive slate of guests on Deadline’s multiple video series and podcasts.
The Good Doctor star Freddie Highmore to the Deadline…

From ABC’s The Good Doctor to Sony Crackle’s The Oath to Lifetime’s Unreal, this week included an impressive slate of guests on Deadline’s multiple video series and podcasts. The Good Doctor star Freddie Highmore to the Deadline studios on this week's edition of my video series The Actor's Side. The Oath stars Katrina Law and Cory Hardrict recently sat down for an episode of Deadline's Next Generation TV video series to talk about their crime drama, which was just renewed…

The Music Inside Guillermo del Toro’s Monster: Alexandre Desplat On His Score For ‘Shape Of Water’: Crew Call Podcast

French composer Alexandre Desplat arrived on the Hollywood scene in 2003-04 with back-to-back movies Girl With the Pearl Earring and Birth. Since then, the town has only asked him for more, spellbound by his ability to canvass various distinctive melodic styles, making them intrinsic and organic to a given film on screen.

Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water marks the ninth original score Oscar nomination for Desplat following such great movies as The Queen, The Curiou…

French composer Alexandre Desplat arrived on the Hollywood scene in 2003-04 with back-to-back movies Girl With the Pearl Earring and Birth. Since then, the town has only asked him for more, spellbound by his ability to canvass various distinctive melodic styles, making them intrinsic and organic to a given film on screen. Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water marks the ninth original score Oscar nomination for Desplat following such great movies as The Queen, The Curiou…

How ‘Frozen’ Songwriting Team The Lopezes Continue To Raise The Bar For Oscar-Lauded Tunes With ‘Coco’: Crew Call Podcast

It’s not often, at least in recent history, that an Oscar-winning song literally grips the world, transcending well beyond the show and becomes an 11-million-plus selling global hit.
That’s exactly what happened with “Let It Go” from Disney’s 2013 animated film FrozenHusband and wife songwriting team Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez penned it for the villain Elsa, who locked herself up in her castle to hide from the world as her icy powers were a danger to those…

It’s not often, at least in recent history, that an Oscar-winning song literally grips the world, transcending well beyond the show and becomes an 11-million-plus selling global hit. That’s exactly what happened with “Let It Go” from Disney’s 2013 animated film FrozenHusband and wife songwriting team Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez penned it for the villain Elsa, who locked herself up in her castle to hide from the world as her icy powers were a danger to those…

Greta Gerwig & ‘Lady Bird’ Crew On Pic’s Sacramento Mythology; A24’s Highest Grossing Pic Headed For $40M+

Over the holidays Greta Gerwig’s feature directorial debut Lady Bird became A24’s highest grossing pic ever in the company’s six year run outstripping their best picture Oscar winner Moonlight ($27.9M). And the movie’s traction at the domestic box office is far from over.
The pic is nominated for four Golden Globes this Sunday including best comedy, best screenplay by Gerwig, comedy lead actress Saoirse Ronan and best supporting actress Laurie Metcalf, and whatever the…

Over the holidays Greta Gerwig’s feature directorial debut Lady Bird became A24’s highest grossing pic ever in the company’s six year run outstripping their best picture Oscar winner Moonlight ($27.9M). And the movie’s traction at the domestic box office is far from over. The pic is nominated for four Golden Globes this Sunday including best comedy, best screenplay by Gerwig, comedy lead actress Saoirse Ronan and best supporting actress Laurie Metcalf, and whatever the…

How DP Hoyte Van Hoytema Captured Christopher Nolan’s Miracle Of ‘Dunkirk’ – Crew Call Podcast

It’s always a battle to shoot on the water and with Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirkboth director and DP Hoyte Van Hoytema braved the actual sea in order to capture the authenticity of the World War II Allied evacuation. In our latest Crew Call podcast,  Hoytema tells us about filming in Imax, his color palette and influences in delivering what is a very personal story for Nolan. Dunkirk is nominated for three Golden Globes including best director, best drama and Hans Zimmer…

It’s always a battle to shoot on the water and with Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirkboth director and DP Hoyte Van Hoytema braved the actual sea in order to capture the authenticity of the World War II Allied evacuation. In our latest Crew Call podcast,  Hoytema tells us about filming in Imax, his color palette and influences in delivering what is a very personal story for Nolan. Dunkirk is nominated for three Golden Globes including best director, best drama and Hans Zimmer…