Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

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All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Composed by Henry Jackman Kick-Ass, Man on a Ledge, Monsters vs. Aliens, the soundtrack for kinetic Russian director Timur Bekmambetov's highly stylized film adaptation of author Seth Graham-Smith's genre mash-up novel Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter fuses explosive action cues and traditional atmospheric horror passages onto a gritty Old West backbone that suggests an alternative metal rendering of an Ennio Morricone-penned spaghetti Western score. Lincoln works best on selections like "Power Comes from Truth" and "The Gettysburg Address," both of which utilize the grand sweep of expansive, Aaron Copland/John Barry-inspired symphonic Americana with a sort of ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Composed by Henry Jackman Kick-Ass, Man on a Ledge, Monsters vs. Aliens, the soundtrack for kinetic Russian director Timur Bekmambetov's highly stylized film adaptation of author Seth Graham-Smith's genre mash-up novel Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter fuses explosive action cues and traditional atmospheric horror passages onto a gritty Old West backbone that suggests an alternative metal rendering of an Ennio Morricone-penned spaghetti Western score. Lincoln works best on selections like "Power Comes from Truth" and "The Gettysburg Address," both of which utilize the grand sweep of expansive, Aaron Copland/John Barry-inspired symphonic Americana with a sort of grim, realistic determination that belies the completely absurd notion of the 16th President of the United States wielding a silver axe in Matrix-inspired slow motion, while the filthy heads of an invading vampire horde pile up around him.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/3/2012
  • Label: Masterworks
  • UPC: 886919783322
  • Catalog Number: 197833

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Henry Jackman Primary Artist
Caroline Dale Cello
Richard Edwards Trombone
Chris Laurence Bass
Hugh Webb Harp
Gavin Greenaway Conductor
Richard Watkins French Horn
Owen Slade Cimbasso
Vicci Wardman Viola
Elyse Marchant Vocals
Alex Belcher Guitar
Tom Holkenborg Synthesizer
Tyler Bryant Guitar
Technical Credits
Pat Sullivan Mastering
Tom Cavanaugh Music Business Affairs
Nick Wollage Engineering
Daniel Kresco Engineering
Everton Nelson Orchestra Leader
Alison Burton Studio Manager
Henry Jackman Composer
Matthew Margeson Additional Music
Steven Kofsky Production Service
Mark Cavell Licensing
Czarina Russell Studio Manager
Lucy Whalley Assistant Contractor
Stephen Coleman Orchestration
Isabelle Tulliez Product Development
Roger Alan Nichols Engineering
Dominic Lewis Additional Music
Genevieve Jewell Management
Frank J. Garcia Composer's Assistant
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