John Williams

Raiders of the Lost Ark opening

An Indy Darling: John Williams and ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’


As ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ turns 40, Charlie Brigden explores how composer John Williams gave Indiana Jones his groove.

Return Of the Jedi Score

The Emperor’s New Score


Just how would John Williams musically close the ‘Star Wars’ trilogy?

Yoda in The Empire Strikes Back

How John Williams Struck Back


The composer had an impossible task with the follow-up to ‘Star Wars’ but he was certainly up to the challenge.


What Makes The ‘Star Wars’ Score Timeless


Strap yourself in as we jump to lightspeed with our new column that takes a look at the music of the greatest franchises around!

Rewind Best Movie Scores

The Best Movie Scores of 2019


Check out the cream of 2019’s film music talent…

Red Helmet

Beyond The Infinite: Charting The Music of ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’


The saga of the soundtrack of Stanley Kubrick’s masterpiece is a long one. So grab a cushion.

Rewind Scores

The Best Movie Scores of 2018


2018 has been a vintage year for film scores. Here are the best of them.

Superman Movie Title

How John Williams Changed Superhero Movies in 5 Minutes


The iconic main title overture of ‘Superman: The Movie’ is still one of the best starts to a film franchise.

Star Wars Title Card

John Williams Sounds Done With Star Wars