Batman Forever

Dan Audio Projects, Graphic Design

Today La-La Land Records released the third expanded release in the Batman film series that started in 1989, and ended quite horribly with 1997’s Batman & Robin.  Elliot Goldenthal’s score for Batman Forever is a tour-de-force of musical bombast, thematic expressionism and orchestral fury. In short, it’s bizarre and awesome and I love it.  Working on this one was a thrill in that I not only got to co-produce the score with Neil S. Bulk and MV Gerhard, but I got to do the …

The Number 23

Dan Movie Reviews

As funny as Jim Carrey typically is, I find his dramatic roles interesting and compelling. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and The Truman Show were really well done, and it appears that Carrey is taking a stab at the psychological thriller with The Number 23. Walter Sparrow (Carrey) is an animal control officer, and his wife Agatha (Virginia Madsen) runs a bakery. Walter runs late one day in picking up Agatha, so she moseys into a used bookshop where …

Veronica Guerin

Dan Movie Reviews

“Who would want to kill Veronica Guerin?” That’s the question the poster asks regarding this film based on the true story of Irish investigative journalist Veronica Guerin. She was exposing Dublin’s drug underworld in the mid-1990s, and was killed for her work. Jerry Bruckheimer, in an attempt to branch out into something not-quite-action-heavy, produced this Joel Schumacher film which stars Cate Blanchet in the title role. Veronica Guerin is a rather small intimate film. It feebly attempts to examine the …