Leave It to Beaver

Leave It to Beaver

by Randy EdelmanRandy Edelman

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Overview

For better or worse, composer Randy Edelman is the king of the family-friendly film score. His lighthearted and lightweight approach emphasizes traditional virtues like heart-tugging string arrangements and fanciful piano melodies, perfectly complementing paint-by-numbers popcorn fare like Kindergarten Cop and Beethoven. Edelman's work on the 1997 feature film remake of the vintage television sitcom Leave It to Beaver ranks among his best, in part because of his wise decision to adapt the series' classic theme, as evocative a paean to idyllic family life as any ever written. Edelman's own original themes boast an unusual playfulness well suited to the film's suburban whimsy. It's by no means a groundbreaking score, but as pure froth goes, it's undeniably appealing.

Product Details

Release Date: 08/12/1997
Label: Varese Sarabande
UPC: 0030206583823
catalogNumber: 5838

Tracks

  1. Beaver's World (Opening)
  2. The Gift of All Gifts
  3. Mayfield Mighty Mites
  4. Family Therapy
  5. Teen Love
  6. The Great Computer Caper
  7. The Neighborhood Sleeps (Finale)
  8. Expresso Rescue
  9. Stolen Vehicle
  10. Pigskin Shuffle
  11. Up to No Good
  12. Father and Son
  13. Wally's Lament
  14. Theodore's Victory Run

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