Soundtrack review: The handmaid’s tale (Adam Taylor – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.4/10 9.4/10 9.4/10   Adapted from the classic novel by Margaret Atwood, THE HANDMAID’S TALE is the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was formerly the United States. Facing environmental disasters and a plunging birthrate, Gilead is ruled by a twisted fundamentalist regime that treats […]

Soundtrack review: You are wanted (Arne Schumann & Josef Bach – 2017)

  “You are wanted” is a 2017 TV Show. Lukas Franke (Matthias Schweighöfer) is the victim of a cyber-crime attack. All his personal data, web and social media profiles get hacked and he gets accused of being involved in eco-terrorism. Lukas struggles to prove that he is innocent. His family, friends and colleagues doubt his […]

Soundtrack review: The leftovers (season 3) (Max Richter – 2017)

Cue rating - 10/10 10/10 10.0/10   “The Leftovers” is an American television drama series created by Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta, that aired on HBO from June 29, 2014, to June 4, 2017. It is based on Perrotta’s novel of the same name. The pilot was written by Lindelof and Perrotta, and directed by […]

Soundtrack review: Alias Grace (Mychael Danna and Jeff Danna – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.2/10 9.2/10 9.2/10   The story of ALIAS GRACE follows Grace Marks, a poor, young Irish immigrant and domestic servant in Upper Canada who, along with stable hand James McDermott, was convicted of the brutal murders of their employer, Thomas Kinnear, and his housekeeper, Nancy Montgomery, in 1843. James was hanged while […]

Soundtrack review: Sherlock – series 4 (David Arnold and Michael Price – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.2/10 9.2/10 9.2/10 “Sherlock” is a crime drama television series based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes detective stories. Created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, it stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes and Martin Freeman as Doctor John Watson. Thirteen episodes have been produced, with three-part series airing from 2010–2017, […]

Soundtrack review: Julie’s greenroom (Ryan Shore – 2017)

  “JULIE’S GREENROOM” is an all-new arts educational show for the very young starring the legendary Julie Andrews and brought to life by the ingenious minds at The Jim Henson Company. All-new puppet friends – the Greenies – learn all about the arts (dance, singing, performing, painting, and more) from Ms. Julie herself, her assistant […]

Soundtrack review: Gypsy (Jeff Beal – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.2/10 8.2/10 8.2/10 “Gypsy” is a ten-part psychological thriller that follows Jean Holloway (Naomi Watts), a Manhattan therapist with a seemingly picturesque life who begins to develop intimate and illicit relationships with the people in her patients’ lives. As the borders of Jean’s professional life and personal fantasies become blurred, she descends […]

Soundtrack review: Stranger things 2 (Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.6/10 9.6/10 9.6/10   “Stranger Things” is an American science fiction-horror web television series created, written, directed and co-executive produced by the Duffer Brothers, as well as co-executive-produced by Shawn Levy and Dan Cohen. The first season, released in July 2016, stars Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten […]

Soundtrack review: O.J. – Made in America (Gary Lionelli – 2016)

Cue rating - 9.2/10 9.2/10 9.2/10 “O.J.: Made in America” is a 2016 American documentary produced and directed by Ezra Edelman for ESPN Films and their 30 for 30 series, which was released as a five-part miniseries and in theatrical format. The documentary explores two of America’s greatest fixations – race and celebrity – through […]

Soundtrack review: Emerald City (Trevor Morris – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10 “Emerald City” is an American fantasy television series developed for NBC by Matthew Arnold and Josh Friedman, and based on the Oz book series written by L. Frank Baum, set in the fictional Land of Oz. It is drected by Tarsem Singh and starring Adria Arjona, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Ana […]

Soundtrack review: The west wing (W.G. Snuffy Walden – 1999)

Cue rating - 8.7/10 8.7/10 8.7/10   “The West Wing” is an American serial political drama television series created by Aaron Sorkin that was originally broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1999, to May 14, 2006. The series is set primarily in the West Wing of the White House, where the Oval Office and offices […]

Soundtrack review: The walking dead (Bear McCreary – 2010)

Cue rating - 9.4/10 9.4/10 9.4/10 The Walking Dead is an American post-apocalyptic horror television series developed by Frank Darabont for AMC that is based on the eponymous comic book series of the same name by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie Adlard. Andrew Lincoln plays the show’s lead character, sheriff’s deputy Rick Grimes, who […]

Soundtrack review: The last post (Solomon Grey – 2017)

Cue rating - 10/10 10/10 10.0/10   “The Last Post”; is a British television series that first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC One on 1 October 2017. It is set in the backdrop of the Aden Emergency. Aden 1965. This is the story of a British army unit fighting a Yemeni insurgency in […]

Soundtrack review: Mr. Robot (volume 4) (Mac Quayle – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10   “Mr. Robot” is an American drama–thriller television series created by Sam Esmail. It stars Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson, a cybersecurity engineer and hacker who suffers from social anxiety disorder and clinical depression. Alderson is recruited by an insurrectionary anarchist known as “Mr. Robot”, played by Christian Slater, […]

Soundtrack review: Mr. Robot (volume 3) (Mac Quayle – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10   “Mr. Robot” is an American drama–thriller television series created by Sam Esmail. It stars Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson, a cybersecurity engineer and hacker who suffers from social anxiety disorder and clinical depression. Alderson is recruited by an insurrectionary anarchist known as “Mr. Robot”, played by Christian Slater, […]

Soundtrack review: Bosch (Jesse Voccia – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10   Bosch is an American police procedural web television series produced by Amazon Studios and Fabrik Entertainment. It stars Titus Welliver as Los Angeles Police detective Harry Bosch. Harry Bosch is an irreverent homicide detective in Los Angeles. Like any good protagonist he has problems with authority, follows his […]

Soundtrack review: Legion (vol 2) (Jeff Russo – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.5/10 8.5/10 8.5/10 “Legion” is an American cable television series created for FX by Noah Hawley, based on the Marvel Comics character David Haller / Legion. It is connected to the X-Men film series, the first television series to be so, and is produced by FX Productions in association with Marvel Television. […]

Soundtrack review: Teen wolf (Dino Meneghin – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.4/10 8.4/10 8.4/10 “Teen Wolf” is an American television series developed by Jeff Davis for MTV. It is loosely based on the 1985 film of the same name, and stars Tyler Posey as a teenager named Scott McCall, who is bitten by a werewolf and must cope with how it affects his […]

Soundtrack review: Taboo (Max Richter – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10 “Taboo” is a British television drama programme produced by Scott Free London and Hardy Son & Baker for BBC One and FX. It was created by Steven Knight, Tom Hardy, and his father, Edward “Chips” Hardy, and is based on a story written by Tom and Chips Hardy. The […]

Soundtrack review: The Putin interviews (Jeff Beal – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.1/10 8.1/10 8.1/10 “The Putin Interviews” is a four-part, four-hour television series by Oliver Stone. It was first broadcast in 2017. The series was created from several interviews of Vladimir Putin by Oliver Stone between 2015 and 2017. Oscar-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone was granted unprecedented access to Russian president Vladimir Putin during […]

Soundtrack review: The defenders (John Paesano – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10 Netflix’s Marvel Universe TV shows started out brilliantly with Daredevil and Jessica Jones. The two seasons of the “Devil of Hell’s Kitchen” and the one season of JJ were among the best shows of the respective seasons. However the next shows, Luke Cage and Iron Fist took a dip […]

Soundtrack review: Narcos (season 3) (Pedro Bromfman)

Cue rating - 8.6/10 8.6/10 8.6/10 Narcos tells the true-life story of the growth and spread of cocaine drug cartels across the globe and attendant efforts of law enforcement to meet them head on in brutal, bloody conflict. After spending two gripping seasons on the story of Pablo Escobar and the efforts of DEA agents […]

Soundtrack review: The mist (Giona Ostinelli – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.4/10 9.4/10 9.4/10 The Mist is an American science fiction-horror thriller television series developed by Christian Torpe for Spike. It is based on the horror novella of the same name by author Stephen King. An unexplained mist slowly envelops the town of Bridgeville, Maine, creating an almost impenetrable barrier to visibility. The […]

Soundtrack review: Fargo – year 3 (Jeff Russo – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10 “Fargo” is an American black comedy–crime drama anthology television series created and primarily written by Noah Hawley. The show is inspired by the eponymous 1996 film written and directed by the Coen brothers, who serve as executive producers on the series alongside Hawley. The series premiered on April 15, […]

Soundtrack review: Genius (Lorne Balfe – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.7/10 9.7/10 9.7/10 “Genius” is an American anthology period drama television series produced by National Geographic, developed by Noah Pink and Kenneth Biller, which premiered on April 25, 2017.[2] The first season follows the life of Albert Einstein, from his early years, through his time as a patent clerk, to his later […]

Soundtrack review: House of cards (season 5) (Jeff Beal – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.2/10 9.2/10 9.2/10 Every year there are about 1500 film, TV or game scores released; regardless of the movies that will come out and of the host of amazing composers our there, at the start of each year there are just two soundtracks that I wait for with unbridled anticipation, both of […]

Soundtrack review: Unforgotten (series 2) (Michael Price – 2016)

Cue rating - 9.2/10 9.2/10 9.2/10 “Unforgotten” is a British television crime drama, first broadcast on ITV on 8 October 2015. The series was created and written by Chris Lang, and follows two London detectives, DCI Cassie Stuart (Nicola Walker) and DI Sunny Khan (Sanjeev Bhaskar), as they work together to solve cold cases involving […]

Soundtrack review: Penny Dreadful (season 3) (Abel Korzeniowski – 2016)

Cue rating - 9.7/10 9.7/10 9.7/10 “Penny Dreadful” is a British-American horror drama television series created for Showtime and Sky by John Logan, who also acts as executive producer alongside Sam Mendes. The title refers to the penny dreadfuls, a type of 19th-century British fiction publication with lurid and sensational subject matter. The series draws […]

Soundtrack review: Penny Dreadful (season 2) (Abel Korzeniowski – 2016)

Cue rating - 10/10 10/10 10.0/10 “Penny Dreadful” is a British-American horror drama television series created for Showtime and Sky by John Logan, who also acts as executive producer alongside Sam Mendes. The title refers to the penny dreadfuls, a type of 19th-century British fiction publication with lurid and sensational subject matter. The series draws […]

Soundtrack review: Legion (Jeff Russo – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.5/10 9.5/10 9.5/10 “Legion” is an American cable television series created for FX by Noah Hawley, based on the Marvel Comics character David Haller. It is connected to the X-Men film series, the first television series to do so, and is produced by FX Productions in association with Marvel Television. Hawley serves […]

Soundtrack review: The man in the high castle (season 2) (Dominic Lewis – 2017)

Cue rating - .3/10 .3/10 0.3/10 “The Man in the High Castle” is an American dystopian alternative history television series produced by Amazon Studios, Scott Free, Headline Pictures, Electric Shepherd Productions and Big Light Productions.The series is loosely based on the 1962 novel of the same name by American science fiction author Philip K. Dick. […]

Soundtrack review: Outlander (Season 2) (Bear McCreary – 2016)

Soundtrack review: Outlander (Season 2) (Bear McCreary – 2016)

Cue rating - 9.5/10 9.5/10 9.5/10 “Outlander” is a British-American television drama series based on the historical time travel Outlander series of novels by Diana Gabaldon. Developed by Ronald D. Moore and produced by Sony Pictures Television and Left Bank Pictures for Starz, the show premiered on August 9, 2014. It stars Caitriona Balfe as […]

Soundtrack review: Ray Donovan (Marcelo Zarvos – 2012)

Soundtrack review: Ray Donovan (Marcelo Zarvos – 2012)

Cue rating - 8.3/10 8.3/10 8.3/10 “Ray Donovan” is an American television crime drama series created by Ann Biderman for Showtime. The show takes place in Los Angeles, California, where Irish-American Ray Donovan (Liev Schreiber), originally from South Boston, works for the powerful law firm Goldman & Drexler, representing the rich and famous. Donovan is […]

Soundtrack review: The musketeers (season 3) (Paul Englishby – 2015)

Soundtrack review: The musketeers (season 3) (Paul Englishby – 2015)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10 “The Musketeers” is a BBC period action drama programme based on the characters from Alexandre Dumas’s novel The Three Musketeers and co-produced by BBC America and BBC Worldwide. In 1630s Paris, Athos, Aramis and Porthos are a group of highly trained musketeers commanded by Captain Treville who meet d’Artagnan, […]

Soundtrack review: The musketeers (season 2) (Paul Englishby – 2014)

Soundtrack review: The musketeers (season 2) (Paul Englishby – 2014)

Cue rating - 9/10 9/10 9.0/10 “The Musketeers” is a BBC period action drama programme based on the characters from Alexandre Dumas’s novel The Three Musketeers and co-produced by BBC America and BBC Worldwide. In 1630s Paris, Athos, Aramis and Porthos are a group of highly trained musketeers commanded by Captain Treville who meet d’Artagnan, […]

Soundtrack review: Halt and catch fire (Paul Haslinger – 2016)

Soundtrack review: Halt and catch fire (Paul Haslinger – 2016)

Cue rating - 8.7/10 8.7/10 8.7/10 “Halt and Catch Fire” is an American period drama television series created by Christopher Cantwell and Christopher C. Rogers, that premiered on AMC on June 1, 2014. The series is set in the Silicon Prairie of Texas, starting in 1983, and depicts a fictionalized insider’s view of the personal […]

Soundtrack review: Michele Strogoff (Marco Frisna – 2010)

Soundtrack review: Michele Strogoff (Marco Frisna – 2010)

Cue rating - 9.4/10 9.4/10 9.4/10 “Michael Strogoff: The Courier of the Czar”is a novel written by Jules Verne in 1876. Critics, including Leonard S. Davidow, writing from Reading, Pennsylvania, in his 1937 introduction to The Spencer Press reprint as a volume in its “Classic Romances of Literature” series consider it one of Verne’s best […]

Soundtrack review: Daredevil (season 2) (John Paesano – 2016)

Soundtrack review: Daredevil (season 2) (John Paesano – 2016)

Cue rating - 8.8/10 8.8/10 8.8/10 The second season of the American web television series Daredevil, which is based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, follows Matt Murdock / Daredevil, a blind lawyer-by-day who fights crime at night, crossing paths with the deadly Frank Castle / Punisher along with the return of […]

Soundtrack review: And then there were none (Stuart Earl – 2016)

Soundtrack review: And then there were none (Stuart Earl – 2016)

Cue rating - 8.9/10 8.9/10 8.9/10 “And Then There Were None” is a 2015 British-American mystery drama thriller television serial based on Agatha Christie’s novel of the same name. On a hot day in late August sometime in the late 1930s eight people, all strangers to each other, are invited to a small, isolated island […]