- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours
- Video: Color
- Released: September 11, 2001
- Originally Released: 1993
- Label: Image Entertainment
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
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Description by OLDIES.com:
A great documentary about Lalo Schifrin, one of the most accomplished film and TV composers of the 20th century. Winner of four Grammy Awards (with over 20 nominations), and nominated for six Oscars, Schifrin composed the scores for films such as Bullitt, Cool Hand Luke, Kelly's Heroes, Dirty Harry, Magnum Force, Return from Witch Mountain and many, many more. His television scores and themes include "The Man from U.N.C.L.E.," "Mission: Impossible," "Mannix," "The Planet of the Apes" and "Starsky and Hutch."
Lalo Schifrin is an accomplished pianist, composer, and conductor of music. He scored the TV soundtrack to "Mission Impossible" amongst other films and soundtracks. In an interview, Lalo speaks of his career and his influences while making music.
Description by Image Entertainment:
As a pianist, composer and conductor, Lalo Schifrin is equally at home leading an orchestra, performing at a jazz festival, or scoring a film. This program features clips from among the treasury of Schifrin's award-winning movie and TV soundtracks such as "Mission Impossible," "Cool Hand Luke" and "Bullitt," as well as concert highlights featuring Dizzy Gillespie, Ray Brown, Grady Tate and soprano Julia Migenes. In an exclusive interview, Lalo talks in depth about his remarkable career and discusses the influences on his compositions for the screen.