Soundtrack review: Timeless (Robert Duncan – 2017)

Soundtrack review: Timeless (Robert Duncan – 2017)

  From Eric Kripke (REVOLUTION, SUPERNATURAL), Shawn Ryan (THE SHIELD), John Fox and John Davis (THE BLACKLIST), comes this thrilling action-adventure series. In season 1, a mysterious criminal, Flynn (Goran Visnjic), steals a secret state-of-the-art time machine, intent on destroying America as we know it by changing the past. Our only hope is an unexpected […]

Soundtrack review: Lost in space (2018) (Christopher Lennertz – 2018)

Soundtrack review: Lost in space (2018) (Christopher Lennertz – 2018)

  “Lost in Space” is an upcoming American science fiction web television series based on the 1965 series of the same name, following the adventures of a family of pioneering space colonists whose spaceship veers off-course. It is written by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless and will consist of 10 episodes. In the year 2046, […]

Soundtrack review: Atropa (Kevin Riepl – 2018)

Soundtrack review: Atropa (Kevin Riepl – 2018)

  “Atropa” is a new Canal+ streaming series. The 7-part adventure consisting of 11-13 minute-long episodes tells the story of a troubled Off-World Officer, running from his past, but finding himself slammed directly into it when he boards the mysterious spaceship ATROPA. A love-letter to the grungy science fiction movies of the 70s and 80s, […]

Soundtrack review: Shetland (John Lunn – 2013)

“Shetland” is a British television crime drama television series, made by ITV Studios for the BBC and broadcast on BBC One, that first broadcast on 10 March 2013. Initially based upon the novels of Ann Cleeves, the series was brought to screen by David Kane, who has remained a principal writer through all four series. […]

Soundtrack review: Jessica Jones (season 2) (Sean Callery – 2018)

  Marvel’s Jessica Jones, or simply Jessica Jones, is an American web television series created for Netflix by Melissa Rosenberg, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. Krysten Ritter stars as Jessica Jones, a former superhero who opens her own detective agency. The second season follows Jones as she takes on a […]

Soundtrack review: Waco (Jeff Russo and Jordan Gagne – 2018)

  “Waco” is an American television miniseries based on the Waco siege that premiered on the Paramount Network on January 24, 2018. Waco reveals the story of the 51-day 1993 standoff between the FBI, ATF and David Koresh’s spiritual sect, The Branch Davidians, in Waco, Texas, that resulted in a deadly fire. It explores the […]

Soundtrack review: Marcella (Lorne Balfe – 2016)

  Set in contemporary London and starring Anna Friel, Marcella – from internationally renowned screenwriter and novelist Hans Rosenfeldt (The Bridge) – centers on the psychological struggles of a Metropolitan police officer at a crisis point in her personal life, driven by rejection and intuition. Returning to the Met’s Murder Squad after a 12-year career […]

Soundtrack review: McMafia (Tom Hodge & Franz Kirmann – 2018)

  “McMafia” is a BBC television eight-part drama series created by Hossein Amini and James Watkins and directed by James Watkins. It was inspired by the non-fiction book, McMafia: A Journey Through the Global Criminal Underworld (2008) by journalist Misha Glenny. It stars James Norton as Alex Godman, the British-raised son of a Russian mafia […]

Soundtrack review: 21 Jump Street (Peter Bernstein – 1987)

  “21 Jump Street” is an American police procedural television series that aired on the Fox network and in first run syndication from April 12, 1987, to April 27, 1991, with a total of 103 episodes. The series focuses on a squad of youthful-looking undercover police officers investigating crimes in high schools, colleges, and other […]

Soundtrack review: Requiem (Dominik Scherrer – 2018)

  “Requiem” is a British supernatural drama television series written by Kris Mrksa and directed by Mahalia Belo. The mother of the central character, Matilda, played by Wilson, commits suicide. This turns Matilda’s life upside down and leads her to a Welsh village where a toddler disappeared in 1994. The secrets that Matilda uncovers make […]

Soundtrack review: Outlander (season 3) (Bear McCreary – 2018)

  “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 Claire Randall, a married World […]

Soundtrack review: Altered Carbon (Jeff Russo – 2018)

  “Altered Carbon” is an American science fiction television series created by Laeta Kalogridis and based on the 2002 novel of the same title by English author Richard K. Morgan. The series takes place over 350 years in the future, in the year 2384. In the future, a person’s memories have been decanted into “cortical […]

Soundtrack review: This is us (Siddhartha Khosla – 2018)

  “This Is Us” is an American television drama series created by Dan Fogelman that premiered on NBC on September 20, 2016. The series stars an ensemble cast featuring Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan, Ron Cephas Jones, Jon Huertas, Alexandra Breckenridge, Niles Fitch, Logan […]

Soundtrack review: Get shorty (Antonio Sanchez – 2018)

  “Get Shorty” is an American comedy-drama television series created by Davey Holmes and inspired by the 1990 Elmore Leonard novel of the same title. Get Shorty follows “Miles Daly, who works as muscle for a murderous crime ring in Nevada. For the sake of his daughter, he attempts to change professions and become a […]

Soundtrack review: Runaways (Siddhartha Khosla – 2018)

  Marvel’s Runaways, or simply Runaways, is an American web television series created for Hulu by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name. It is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), sharing continuity with the films and other television series of the franchise. The series […]

Soundtrack review: The alienist (Rupert Gregson-Williams – 2018)

  “The Alienist” is an American television period drama mystery series based on the novel of same name by Caleb Carr. The psychological thriller drama is set in 1896, when a series of gruesome murders of boy prostitutes has gripped New York City. Newly appointed police commissioner Teddy Roosevelt calls upon Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a […]

Soundtrack review: The long road home (Jeff Beal – 2017)

  “The Long Road Home” is an American drama miniseries created by Mikko Alanne. The series stars Michael Kelly, Jason Ritter, Kate Bosworth, Sarah Wayne Callies, Jeremy Sisto, Noel Fisher, Jon Beavers, E. J. Bonilla, Jorge Diaz, Ian Quinlan, Darius Homayoun and Patrick Schwarzenegger.On April 4, 2004, the First Cavalry Division from Fort Hood was […]

Soundtrack review: Jean Claude van Johnson (season 1) (Joseph Trapanese – 2017)

  “Jean-Claude Van Johnson” is an American action comedy-drama television series produced by Amazon Studios. Van Damme is playing “Jean-Claude Van Damme”, a global martial arts & film sensation, also operating under the simple alias of “Johnson” as the world’s best undercover private contractor. Retired for years, a chance encounter with a lost love brings […]

Soundtrack review: Black mirror – Hang the DJ (Alex Somers & Sigur Ros – 2017)

  “Black Mirror” is a British science fiction anthology television series created by Charlie Brooker, with Brooker and Annabel Jones serving as the programme’s showrunners. It centres on dark and satirical themes that examine modern society, particularly with regard to the unanticipated consequences of new technologies. Episodes are standalone works, usually set in an alternative […]

Soundtrack review: Travelers (Adam Lastiwka – 2018)

  “Travelers” is a science fiction television series created by Brad Wright”. Thousands of special operatives, sent back in time from the future, are tasked with preventing the collapse of society. These operatives, known as “travelers”, take over the body of a 21st-century individual via a transfer of consciousness; to minimize impact on the timeline, […]

Soundtrack review: Black mirror – USS Callister (Daniel Pemberton – 2017)

  “Black Mirror” is a British science fiction anthology television series created by Charlie Brooker, with Brooker and Annabel Jones serving as the programme’s showrunners. It centres on dark and satirical themes that examine modern society, particularly with regard to the unanticipated consequences of new technologies. Episodes are standalone works, usually set in an alternative […]

Soundtrack review: Guerilla (Max Richter – 2017)

“Guerrilla” is a six-part British drama miniseries set in early 1970s London, against the backdrop of the Immigration Act 1971 and British black power movements such as the British Black Panthers and Race Today Collective. A love story set against the backdrop of one of the most politically explosive times in UK history. A politically […]

Soundtrack review: BoJack Horseman (Jesse Novak -2014)

  “BoJack Horseman” is an American adult animated black comedy series created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. The series stars Will Arnett as the title character. The supporting cast includes Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie, Paul F. Tompkins, and Aaron Paul. While BoJack Horseman may have a satirical take on current events, politics, and show business, the show […]

Soundtrack review: Gunpowder (Volker Bertelmann – 2017)

  “Gunpowder”, a three-part thriller based on the 17th century events that led to Guy Fawkes Day, is coming to HBO. The miniseries, written by Ronan Bennet (Top Boy) and directed by J Blakeson (The Disappearance of Alice Creed) stars Kit Harington (Game of Thrones) as Robert Catesby, who was the driving force behind the […]

Soundtrack review: Crazyhead (Stuart Hancock – 2017)

  “Crazyhead” is created by BAFTA-winning Howard Overman whose previous big hit Misfits detailed the lives of teenagers blessed (or cursed) with superpowers. The six episodes of Crazyhead chronicle another unorthodox coming-of-age story as our two heroines, Amy (Cara Theobold) and Raquel (Susan Wokoma) navigate their way through the choppy waters of their early twenties […]

Soundtrack review: Mindhunter (Jason Hill – 2017)

  “Mindhunter” is an American crime drama web television series created by Joe Penhall, based on the true crime book Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit written by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker. Set in 1977 – in the early days of criminal psychology and criminal profiling at the Federal Bureau […]

Soundtrack review: Shogun (Maurice Jarre – 1980)

  “Shōgun” is an American television miniseries based on the 1975 novel of the same name by James Clavell, who also was the executive producer of the miniseries. It was first broadcast in the United States on NBC over five nights between September 15 and September 19, 1980. To date, it is the only American […]

Soundtrack review: Manhunt: UNABOMBER (Gregory Tripi – 2017)

  “Manhunt: UNABOMBER” tells the dramatic and gripping true story of the FBI’s hunt for the Unabomber, the deadliest serial bomber in history. The story focuses on FBI Agent and Criminal Profiler Jim “Fitz” Fitzgerald (played by Sam Worthington of Avatar and Hacksaw Ridge), who pioneered the use of forensic linguistics to identify and ultimately […]

Soundtrack review: Star Trek: Discovery (Jeff Russo – 2017)

  “Star Trek: Discovery” is an American television series created for CBS All Access by Bryan Fuller and Alex Kurtzman. It is the first series developed specifically for that service, and the first Star Trek series since Star Trek: Enterprise concluded in 2005. Set roughly a decade before the events of the original Star Trek […]

Soundtrack review: Black mirror – Nosedive (Max Richter – 2017)

  “Black Mirror” is a British science fiction television anthology series created by Charlie Brooker. It centres around dark and satirical themes that examine modern society, particularly with regard to the unanticipated consequences of new technologies. Episodes are standalone works, usually set in an alternative present or the near future. “Nosedive” is an episode where […]

Soundtrack review: The punisher (Tyler Bates – 2017)

  Marvel’s The Punisher, or simply The Punisher, is an American web television series created for Netflix by Steve Lightfoot, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. It is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), sharing continuity with the films and other television series of the franchise, and is a spin-off […]

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

  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 women as property of the state. […]

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)

  “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 Peter Berg. The series stars an […]

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

  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 Grace was sentenced to life imprisonment. […]

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

“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, and a special episode that aired […]

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)

“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 into a world where the forces […]

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

  “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 Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Natalia Dyer, Charlie […]

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

“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 the life of O. J. Simpson, […]

Soundtrack review: Emerald City (Trevor Morris – 2017)

“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 Ularu and Vincent D’Onofrio. Swept up […]

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

  “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 of presidential senior staff are located, […]

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

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 awakens from a coma discovering a […]

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

  “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 the Middle East and the women […]