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Kick-Ass 2 [Original Motion Picture Score]

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All Music Guide - Heather Phares
Henry Jackman and Matthew Margeson's score to Kick-Ass 2 provides a welcome counterpoint to the soundtrack's rock-'em, sock-'em action, adding nuances like suspense, regret, and reflection to the film's music. Of course, there are also plenty of calls to fight with cues like "Last Resort," "Convenience Store," and "Justice Forever," but pieces such as "Honor to Serve Him," "You're Not Hit-Girl," and "Real Evil" lend a depth to the proceedings that makes the movie's D.I.Y. superheroes seem less cartoonish and more, well, heroic. While most Kick-Ass 2 fans will be more likely to pick up the soundtrack than the score, Jackman and Margeson's work still makes for a worthy ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Heather Phares
Henry Jackman and Matthew Margeson's score to Kick-Ass 2 provides a welcome counterpoint to the soundtrack's rock-'em, sock-'em action, adding nuances like suspense, regret, and reflection to the film's music. Of course, there are also plenty of calls to fight with cues like "Last Resort," "Convenience Store," and "Justice Forever," but pieces such as "Honor to Serve Him," "You're Not Hit-Girl," and "Real Evil" lend a depth to the proceedings that makes the movie's D.I.Y. superheroes seem less cartoonish and more, well, heroic. While most Kick-Ass 2 fans will be more likely to pick up the soundtrack than the score, Jackman and Margeson's work still makes for a worthy musical souvenir.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/20/2013
  • Label: La-La Land Records
  • UPC: 826924127223
  • Catalog Number: 1272
  • Sales rank: 48,889

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Matthew Margeson Primary Artist
Hollywood Studio Symphony Performing Ensemble
Technical Credits
Al Clay Engineer, Score Mixer
Frank Wolf Engineer
Richard Bronskill Orchestration, Score Copyist
Kevin Globerman Scoring Recordist
Henry Jackman Composer, Liner Notes
Patricia Sullivan Fourstar Mastering
Dan Pinder Photo Courtesy
Matt Verboys Executive Producer
Matthew Margeson Composer, Liner Notes
Steven Kofsky Production Service
Jason Soudah Arranger
Dan Goldwasser Art Direction, Photo Courtesy
Jeff Wadlow Liner Notes
Rony Blondal Orchestration, Score Copyist
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