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18 Aug

The end of summer is upon us and soon school will resume.  There will be end of summer BBQs and last minute school supply runs to your nearest Target, Staples, or Office Max.  In honor of these last summer days, LIH would like to share with you some oldies but goodies. Continue reading

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Hitchcock and Herrmann

13 Jun

4th article in our 7 week series on Psychological Thrillers.

By Littlebells

These films are timeless classics.  They have just the right touch of Hitchcock that leaves you on the edge of your seat despite how many times you watch them.  We are all familiar with the themes of Psycho and can name it with just the raise of a hand and imitating the shrieking  “Ree! Ree! Ree!”  Hitchcock had thrilling composition for not only Psycho, but Vertigo and North by Northwest.  For each of these films he used the great composer, Bernard Herrmann.

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Les Miserable: One Day More!

4 Jun

Director Tom Hooper is finally bringing the musical Les Miserable to theaters December 2012.  As a fan of the musical, I couldn’t be more ecstatic.  It has been 14 years since it was in theaters starring Liam Neeson, Geoffrey, Rush, Uma Thurman and Claire Danes.  The movie was well done, however it did seem lacking without the passionate and notably famous songs.

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Oscar 2012: Film Score Review!

24 Feb

By Littlebells

This Sunday is the Sunday of all Sundays as far as the entertainment world is concerned.  This is the night Oscar polishes up and makes his appearance around the world.  This weekend we bring you the soundtracks from the nominated films for Best Original Score.

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Whitney Houston’s: Most Loved Songs from Films

13 Feb

By Open Book

After learning of Whitney Houston’s death this weekend.  Many realized what an impression she left on the music industry with her beautiful voice and artistry. So I would like to pay a special tribute, by looking back at some of my favorite songs from her films.  Enjoy!

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