Screen Archives Entertainment Screen Archives Entertainment    
   Home  Shipping Rates  Order Info  Contact Us  Links  Change Style
  search tips
   [log in]   [new customer?]  [join mailing list]
 

Site Security
provided by
Wildcard SSL Certificates


  

Our Price: $19.95
Bookmark and Share
Label:
Name: FILM SCORE MONTHLY
Number: FSM1311

Hunters Are for Killing (1970)
Limited Edition of 2,000 Copies.
Composed by: Jerry Fielding

View CD Page at FSM Site (More Details)

Jerry Fielding carved out a special niche for himself in the 1970s, scoring numerous films with strong, masculine protagonists fighting both inner and outer demons. His intensely personal and idiosyncratic style—informed by concert-hall modernism as well as his own jazz background—was a perfect musical foil for films by Sam Peckinpah (The Wild Bunch, Straw Dogs), Michael Winner (Lawman, The Mechanic) and Clint Eastwood (The Outlaw Josey Wales).

Leading off that series of iconic scores, however, was Fielding’s little-known music for a telefilm which debuted on CBS on March 12, 1970. Starring Burt Reynolds, Suzanne Pleshette and Melvyn Douglas, Hunters Are for Killing mixed elements of film noir (an ex-con revisiting his past and unjustly accused of murder) with more standard dramatic entanglements.

Fielding’s score practically gushes with imagination: it integrates lush romantic strings (a throwback to his sunnier 1960s scores like Advise & Consent), a plaintive “Americana” theme voiced by solo accordion, delightful source cues, and even his own trademark “laughing trombones” (which many fans will recognize from Star Trek’s “The Trouble with Tribbles”). The uptempo main theme is the same mixed-meter jazz piece that he used as the theme to Matt Helm (1975 telefilm) and The Big Sleep (1978). Virtually unknown, Hunters Are for Killing is a terrific Fielding score that will thrill his fans.

This premiere CD of the complete Hunters Are for Killing soundtrack is newly remastered from monaural dub-downs stored at UCLA in their holdings of the CBS music library. The booklet, designed by Joe Sikoryak, features both an appreciative and insightful essay on Fielding’s unique contribution to film music and a track-by-track analysis of the score by Lukas Kendall.

track list

    Click on track TIME for MP3 sound clip.

    Hunters Are for Killing

    Music Composed and Conducted by Jerry Fielding

  1. Main Title 1:49
  2. You Gotta Be Kiddin’/He’s Not the Only One 1:05
  3. Car Source/Out of Source to Race/Car Race 3:53
  4. Double Song 3:47
  5. Welcome Home 2:31
  6. At the Winery/Give Him My Love 3:23
  7. Keller Drives In 1:42
  8. Rudy in L.G.’s Room 1:51
  9. No Coffee/I Won’t Interfere 2:31
  10. The Old Homestead 1:37
  11. You’re Wrong, Keller/To Clear Your Head 1:05
  12. Big Nite’s Doings 5:53
  13. Hunting Party 1:10
  14. Better Off Dead/Bad Sign 2:10
  15. You Tell Your Men/Chase 4:52
  16. Elements 1:51
  17. Mr. Florin/Thanks/No, I Don’t 2:12
  18. End Credits 0:55

    Total Time: 44:58

    Bonus Tracks

  19. Acid at Carl’s 2:09
  20. The Cop’s Transistor 0:15
  21. Car Source (alternate #1) 1:52
  22. Car Source (alternate #2) 2:32
  23. Acid at Rudy’s 1:23
  24. Rudy’s Stone House/Big Band Ending 3:03

    Total Time: 11:25

    Total Disc Time: 56:31


Real Audio may be required for audio clips.
Download it for free!
  
Customers who bought this title also bought:
DRAGON SEED
$24.95
 
  
We also recommend:
STAR TREK: THE ORIGINAL SERIES SOUNDTRACK COLLECTION (15 CD)
$224.95
 
BRING ME THE HEAD OF ALFREDO GARCIA / KILLER ELITE
$29.95
 
ZIGZAG / THE SUPER COPS
$24.95
 
  
Last Items Viewed:
  
Reviews and Comments: (0)
All times US Eastern   |   login to post your own review or comments.
There are no reviews or comments yet. Log in or register to post your own reviews or comments.
 YOUR CART
  Your cart is empty.
TOP WEEKLY CDS
1 NATE AND HAYES (2CD)
2 THE MUMMY (2CD)
3 Q - THE WINGED SERPENT (300 EDITION)
4 THE MUMMY RETURNS (2CD)
5 MISSION IMPOSSIBLE - THE 1988 TV SERIES (2 CD / 1988 EDITION)
6 FIREWALKER (1000 EDITION)
7 ALICE IN WONDERLAND
8 AFRICA
9 THE 13TH WARRIOR
10 VATEL

TOP WEEKLY DVD/BLU-RAY TITLES
1 RAPID FIRE (1992)
2 THE HOT ROCK (1972)
3 GLORIA (1980)
4 THE VIRGIN SOLDIERS (1969)
5 BABY BOOM (1987 / AUTOGRAPHED!!)
6 THE HOUSE THAT VANISHED / THE EERIE MIDNIGHT HORROR SHOW (1973 / 1974)
7 GENGHIS KHAN (1965)
8 LET'S MAKE LOVE (1960)
9 GERONIMO: AN AMERICAN LEGEND (1993)
10 CINDERELLA LIBERTY (1973)

 
© 2018 Screen Archives Entertainment