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2010: April 05: New project announced: JONAH HEX
According to most recent news Marco Beltrami recently took over scoring duties on upcoming Warner Bros' adaptation of DC comics JONAH HEX, which was originally scored 

16/11/08: Two very interesting news. Only about one month after MAX PAYNE score was released by LaLaLand Records, the complete score is available as a bootleg. You can find the tracklist in the discography and the sound clips are coming during the next few weeks. At the same time you can already pre-order the following CD featuring Marco Beltrami's music on US Amazon - MESRINE album consists of pieces selected from both french ganster movies following notorious gangster Mesrine. Both scores were recorded in Paris in August and about 75% of the music was composed by Marcus Trumpp with the rest provided by Marco Beltrami and Dana Niu. The CD is released this Monday in France (EMI Records) and US Amazon should start shipping the orders only one day later. The first samples from the score are available onFrench Amazon  .

21/10/08: MAX PAYNE soundtrack is now available on LaLaLand Records - to order the cd click on the image. The first copies are signed by Marco Beltrami and co-composer Buck Sanders.

19/10/08: MAX PAYNE soundtrack will be released this Tuesday by LaLaLand records. First 100 copies should be signed by the composer. Currently it hasn't been confirmed if Buck Sanders (who co-composed the score) will be also signing it. The music is described asVery carpenteresque in some cues and one downright beautiful cue straight out of the funeral scene from Hellboy. No adaptation of music from the videgame is included. Awesome score though. Approximately one month later selections from two MESRINE movies will be released on CD in France. 75% of the score included in both films was composed by Marcus Trumpp with the rest provided by Dana Niu and Marco Beltrami. The score was recorded in August in France and you can already pre-order the CDhere .  A brief sample from the score is available on the films'official website . Marco Beltrami is currently working on Alex Proyas' upcoming KNOWING. The trailer of the film is locatedhere .

07/10/08: HAPPY 42TH BIRTHDAY TO MARCO BELTRAMI!

15/09/08: MAX PAYNE soundtrack will be released by La La Land Records on 18th November (the CD should be available through the website of recording company during October). You can already preorder the CD atAmazon , but it's likely this first 100 copies ordered through LaLaLand's website will be ordered by the composer. THE HURT LOCKER was first shown at Venice film festival two weeks ago and should be released in the mid November all over EU(/world?). So far there are no news about more upcoming releases and following projects.

10/07/08: MAX PAYNE trailer is now available and you can watch it here. Marco and Buck are currently developing ideas for this score to meet director John Moore soon again. So far no release dates of any of the projects completed have been set yet.

27/06/08: Exclusive THE INVISIBLE samples are now online.

26/05/08: Peter Hackman's (aka drivingmissdaisy) video from Varese Bash is available here in resolution high (210 MB) - low (65,5 MB). In the meantime two Marco Beltrami's promos are now sold out. You can still order Deep Water promo on ScreenArchives while The Faculty is available through ebay only now.

19/05/08: Two new upcoming projects were confirmed today by Upcoming Film Scores. This fall Marco Beltrami will re-unite with the director John Moore for the third time, scoring his upcoming crime thriller MAX PAYNE starring Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis and Beau Bridges. The film will be released on October 17th. Next year Marco will be scoring long-awaited new project of Alex Proyas KNOWING about a school teacher (Nicholas Cage) who opens a time capsule that has been dug up at his son's elementary school; in it are some chilling predictions -- some that have already occurred and others that are about to -- that lead him to believe his family plays a role in the events that are about to unfold. Release dates of KNOWING hasn't been set up yet and the film is currently in production in Australia.

13/05/08: FOXnew coverage on recent Varese Sarabande celebration is available here.

11/05/08: First photos from Varese's signining action yesterday are now available. For more photos you can visit Dan Goldwasser's  ScoringSessions  website or gallery of TJ Themes. You can watch a brief video report from shooting of IN THE ELECTRIC MIST here and AMUSEMENT trailer is available on YouTube here. According to most recent news release date of AMUSEMENT was moved from originally announced early September to unspecified date in November.

10/05/08: Both THE HURT LOCKER and AMUSEMENT are already finished as well as IN THE ELECTRIC MIST. In fact, the working schedule this year started with AMUSEMENT which was already finished a few months ago and was followed by IN THE ELECTRIC MIST (Marco Beltrami and Buck Sanders co-composed the score together over a year long period) and THE HURT LOCKER which were both recorded approx 2 weeks ago. And as always there is something new in the pipeline and they are currently working on a sci-fi REPOSSESSION MAMBO, which is set in the near future when artificial organs can be bought on credit, it revolves around a man who struggles to make the payments on a heart he has purchased. He must therefore go on the run before said ticker is repossessed. The film was directed by Miguel Sapochnik (The Dreamer) based on the script by Eric Garcia adapted from his own novel. It includes rather promising casts of Jude Law, Forest Whitaker, Liev Schreiber and Alice Braga. The film will be released by Universal Pictures. No release date has been set yet.

01/05/08: From Mikael Carlsson's Upcoming Film Scores blog: "Marco Beltrami has scored AMUSEMENT, the upcoming horror film directed by John Simpson (Freeze Frame). Beltrami replaced Debbie Wiseman as the composer on the film after she had to withdraw due to conflicting schedules. AMUSEMENT is a classic stalker thriller, to be released by Picturehouse Entertainment and New Line Cinema in September. Stars include Jessica Lucas, Katheryn Winnick and Laura Breckenridge. Beltrami has also written the music for THE HURT LOCKER, Kathryn Bigelow's Iraq war thriller starring Ralph Fiennes, Guy Pearce and David Morse."

28/04/08: THE INVISIBLE bootleg finally appears. Total time is 68:05 and the bootleg features 37 tracks. So far there is nothing in sight so if anyone of you already has this score, please, let me know and I am almost sure we will make a deal. Tracklist added to the discography and the cover (made by Luis M. Rojas) is available on his site .

18/04/08: New Iraque war drama THE HURT LOCKER, directed by Kathryn Bigelow (Strange Days), based on her own story adapted by Mark Boal, is currently being scored by Marco Beltrami. David Morse, Ralph Fiennes and Guy Pearce star in the film, which tells the story of an elite Army bomb squad unit that must play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war and come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb. The film is produced by First Light Production and Kinsgate Films and is currently in post-production. No release date was announced yet. You can view higher resolution poster here.

18/04/08: Marco Beltrami will participate in upcoming Varese Sarabande's birthday celebration which will include signing of the Varese Sarabande CDs by composers Christophe Beck, Mychael Danna, John Debney, Michael Giacchino, Mark Isham, Brian Tyler and Christopher Young plus artist Matthew Joseph Peak. This even will took place on May 10 at 2:00 at Dark Delicacies, 4213 W. Burbank Blvd. More information is available on Varese's website. Bootleg LIVE FREE OR DIE HARD is finally available. The 2CD set runs for 102:54. For more information, visit discography.

26/02/08: You can download video from Academy Awards here, also 3:10 to Yuma scoring feature described above can be download here. Thanks a lot to Meridius for sharing both videos. Soundtrack.net published brief report from Society of Composers and Lyricists reception this Saturday that featured all nominated composers. Read the report here.

21/ 02/08: Tracklist of THE EYE added to the discography. Also added exclusive samples to Audio section.

20/02/08: On the webpage of 3:10 TO YUMA was added video where Marco Beltrami and James Mangold discuss the score. Except demonstration of creating special effect for the score you can also see a few bits of scenes with their isolated score track. The video is available here. Also THE EYE score is finally available on iTunes although it was expected to be there a few weeks ago. So far there is no confirmation of CD release yet. More information on the iTunes release of THE EYE score including tracklist and samples will be added soon.

01/02/08 : You can listen to numerous clips from Marco Beltrami's THE EYE on the music site of the film here. According to Daniel Schweiger, there will be also CD release of the score available (probably next month). You can download the suite compiled by Moontrekker here. Samples comming soon as well as more info abou the release. You can buy the score on iTunes here.

31/01/08: New interview with Marco Beltrami is now available for download on Film Music Magazine  website. In the interview, conducted by Daniel Schweiger, the composer talks not only about his most recent scores such as 3:10 TO YUMA, THREE BURIALS OF MELQUIADES ESTRADA or THE OMEN, but also mentiones some interesting details about his upcoming IN THE ELECTRIC MIST and THE EYE, which opens in US theatres tomorrow. The other discussed topics are Marco Beltrami's relationship with Jerry Goldsmith, hanging out with Ennio Morricone, his first Oscar nomination for Yuma, etc. More samples from THE EYE coming soon as well as some more very interesting updates. Stay tuned ;-)

22/01/08: AMPAAS revealed their Oscar nominations for last year with Marco Beltrami suprisingly nominated for 3:10 TO YUMA. The ceremony will took place on February 24th. Also nominated are: Dario Marianelli (ATONEMENT), Alberto Iglesias (THE KITE RUNNER), James Newton Howard (MICHAEL CLAYTON) and Michael Giacchino (RATATOUILLE).

22/01/08: New interview with Marco Beltrami was published yesterday on SoundtrackNet. The main part of the interview focuses on 3:10 TO YUMA score and curent state of the industry but also mentiones several others recent scores including THE OMEN, LIVE FREE OR DIE HARD etc. Interesting part of the interview is also the answer to question about upcoming projects: "There are two possibilities, but nothing else is cut in stone right now. I had an interview for a film today, so we'll see how that goes..." You can read the whole interview here. THE EYE score release still seems like an iTunes exclusive only although there is no definite confirmation yet (but no CD preorder either).

14/01/08 >: According to the second THE EYE poster, the "score soundtrack will be available on Lionsgate Records." There is no info yet whether there will be iTunes release only or the CD will also be available.>

13/01/08: You can download the first sample from THE EYE score here. The sample comes from Lionsgatefilms website, which will release the film on February 1st. So far there are no news regarding possible release of the score - on CD or on iTunes. The official website can be found here.

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