Getting There

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This week on The Score, with Edmund Stone, we explore different modes of transportation in movies and the music describing these, including Poseidon, Harry Potter, Mad Max, The Martian, The Straight Story, Easy Rider, Breaking Away and The NeverEnding Story.

Music highlighted in this episode

Bastian's Happy Flight from The Never Ending Story

Klaus Doldinger/Giorgio Moroder

original soundtrack recording

EMI CDP 7 92708 2

1984

The San Francisco Hustle from Star Trek Into Darkness

Michael Giacchino

original soundtrack recording

Varese Sarabande 302 067 198-2

2013

Digitize Me Fred from Galaxy Quest

David Newman

original soundtrack recording

La-La-La Land Records LLLCD 1208

1999

The Big Wave/The Aftermath from The Poseidon Adventure

John Williams

original soundtrack recording

La-La-La Land Records LLLCD 1133

1972

God Storm from Life of Pi

Mychael Danna

original soundtrack recording

Sony Classical 88725 477252

2012

Red Route 1 from The Hunt for Red October

Basil Poledouris

original soundtrack recording

MCA MCAD-6428

1990

Mr. Longbottom Flies from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

John Williams

original soundtrack recording

Warner Sunset/Nonesuch/Atlantic 83491-2

2001

Flight of the Order of the Phoenix from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Nicholas Hooper

original soundtrack recording

Warner Bros 148156-2

2007

Final Miles from The Straight Story

Angelo Badalamenti

original soundtrack recording

Windham Hill 01934-11513-2

1999

Bastian's Happy Flight from The Never Ending Story

Klaus Doldinger/Giorgio Moroder

original soundtrack recording

EMI CDP 7 92708 2

1984

Mars from The Martian

Harry Gregson-Williams

original soundtrack recording

Columbia Records 88875167102

2015

Café/Truck Attack from Duel

Billy Goldenberg

City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Silva Screen Records SILCD 1182

1971

Spikey Cars/Let Them Up from Mad Max: Fury Road

Tom Holkenborg

original soundtrack recording

WaterTower Music WTM 39642

2015

Ballad of Easy Rider from Easy Rider

Roger McGuin

original soundtrack recording

Columbia/Epic/Legacy J2K 65813

1969

Overture/Breakfast Machine/Clown Dream/Drive-In from Pee Wee's Big Adventure

Danny Elfman

National Philharmonic Orchestra

MCA MCAD 10065

1985

Bastian's Happy Flight from The Never Ending Story

Klaus Doldinger/Giorgio Moroder

original soundtrack recording

EMI CDP 7 92708 2

1984

Leaving Mars/I Got Him! From The Martian

Harry Gregson-Williams

original soundtrack recording

Columbia Records 88875167102

2015

2 Responses to “Getting There”

  1. Dan

    I have started catching this program almost every weekend now. I really really enjoy it!! Please keep it going!

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