Screen Archives Entertainment Screen Archives Entertainment    
   Home  Shipping Rates  Order Info  Contact Us  Links  Change Style
  search tips
   [log in]   [new customer?]  [join mailing list]
 

Site Security
provided by


  
Our Price: $19.95
Bookmark and Share
Label:
Name: KRITZERLAND
Number: KR200320

JULES VERNE’S ROCKET TO THE MOON (1000 EDITION) (CD)
Composed by: John Scott

Sample Tracks
Name Number
Opening Titles/Queen Victoria at Barsett House 01
The Start of a Magnificent Adventure 02
The Bride to Be and The Despicable Cad 07
Von Bulow Starts His Experiments 09
The Great Gas Car Chase 12
Flight of the Moonship 14
Play All Tracks

The 1960s brought us a whole slew of period comedy adventure films like The Great Race, Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines, and Those Daring Young Men in Their Jaunty Jalopies – movies with all-star casts, lots of slapstick comedy, and filled with all manner of heroes, villains, and eccentric characters. Two years after Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines had its successful run, Jules Verne’s Rocket to the Moon hit movie screens in the UK. This time the all-star cast included Burl Ives, Terry-Thomas, Dennis Price, Troy Donahue, Gert Frobe, Hermione Gingold, and Lionel Jeffries. The film is handsomely photographed in scope and color, and has a lot of top-notch production values. And it’s graced with a truly wonderful and tuneful score by John Scott (billed as Patrick John Scott).

By the time of Rocket to the Moon, the word-of-mouth on John Scott’s film scoring abilities was spreading, and director Don Sharp hired him to do the score – that began a fruitful director/composer relationship that continued for several years. For Rocket to the Moon, Scott came up with a tuneful, eclectic, and wonderful score – the main theme is so infectiously melodic that it’s hard to get it out of your head once you’ve heard it.

Rocket to the Moon was released on LP in the UK – this is its CD debut. John Scott’s music has delighted and touched audiences all over the world, and it’s enlivened and enhanced a whole slew of movies, including Antony and Cleopatra, England Made Me, Billy Two Hats, a whole series of Jacques Cousteau specials, North Dallas Forty, The Final Countdown, Where Eagles Fly, Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Harem, The Shooting Party, King Kong Lives, Man on Fire, Black Rainbow, Shoot to Kill, Becoming Collette, The Whistle Blower, and many, many others. No matter what the genre, his scores are filled with wonderful themes, running the gamut from drama to comedy to romance, to adventure, thrills, and suspense, or whatever else the films might have called for. -KRITZERLAND

1. Opening Titles/Queen Victoria at Barsett House
2. The Start of a Magnificent Adventure
3. The Balloon Goes Up – The Balloon Goes Down
4. Proposal in the Park
5. Enter the Villains
6. Madeline in Distress 7. The Bride to Be and The Despicable Cad
8. A Barrel of Bulovite
9. Von Bulow Starts His Experiments
10. Barnum Burns His Fingers
11. The Moonship on Display
12. The Great Gas Car Chase
13. The Queen at the Launching
14. Flight of the Moonship

  
We also recommend:
COUSTEAU: THE FIRST 75 YEARS / THE WARM BLOODED SEA
$16.95
 
THE PEOPLE THAT TIME FORGOT
$16.95
 
COUSTEAU: AMAZON THE RIVER (PT. 1)
$16.95
 
  
Last Items Viewed:
  
Reviews and Comments: (0)
All times US Eastern   |   login to post your own review or comments.
There are no reviews or comments yet. Log in or register to post your own reviews or comments.
 YOUR CART
  Your cart is empty.
TOP WEEKLY CDS
1 PAPILLON (EXPANDED / 1000 EDITION) LIMIT ONE PER CUSTOMER!
2 DUEL IN THE SUN (2CD)
3 COSMOS: A SPACETIME OSYSSEY - VOLUME 1
4 THE CAINE MUTINY
5 THE YAKUZA (1500 EDITION)
6 THE BASIL POLEDOURIS COLLECTION VOL. 2 (2000 EDITION)
7 POLTERGEIST II: THE OTHER SIDE (3CD)
8 STATE OF GRACE (EXPANDED 2CD / 1000 EDITION)
9 SKY PIRATES (1000 EDITION)
10 MYSTERIOUS ISLAND

TOP WEEKLY DVD/BLU-RAY TITLES
1 HUSH... HUSH, SWEET CHARLOTTE (1964) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
2 HEAVEN KNOWS, MR. ALLISON (1957) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
3 MR. HOBBS TAKES A VACATION (1962) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
4 9 TO 5 (1980) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
5 GARDEN OF EVIL (1954) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
6 HOW TO STEAL A MILLION (1966) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
7 INFERNO 3D/2D (1953) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
8 TITUS (1999) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
9 TONY ROME / LADY IN CEMENT (1967 / 1968) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
10 WHERE THE SIDEWALK ENDS (1950) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)

 
© 2017 Screen Archives Entertainment