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If “Terminator” were a musical…

Well, a guy named Mark Lee had the ingenious idea of writing a “Terminator” power ballad/love song titled “I’ll Be Back.” Frankly, I would’ve much rather have seen a full-scale Broadway production of this than “Salvation.” At least it’s got heart. Check out these amazingly crafted lyrics… I’ll Be Back I’m sleeping alone on this …

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Spidey-musical: Just what I wanted

NOT. Since when did the natural progression of super-heroes become comic-books–>cartoons–>action-figures–>feature-films–>Broadway musicals? USA Today reports: It’s official: Spider-Man is about to make the leap to Broadway — and he’s bringing some very illustrious mortals with him. Marvel Studios has confirmed that a musical is in development based on the popular superhero, and that Tony Award-winning …

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“Terminator Salvation” will be scored by…dun dun…dun…dun dun…

Danny Elfman.  An interesting choice, especially when Elfman has had a well-known reputation for scoring many Burtonesque as well as other fantasy-based films (Batman, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Corpse Bride, Spiderman, Men in Black, etc.).  What I’m really hoping for is a score that is stone cold, hard as nails, and damn gritty; relentlessly pounding …

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