Original Soundtrack from the Errol Morris Film "Mr. Death"
This is the gorgeous and haunting soundtrack music from Mr. Death:
The Life and Times of Fred A. Leuchter, Jr., the newest film by Errol
Morris, director of The This Blue Line, A Brief History of Time (two of
the top-grossing documentaries in history) and Fast, Cheap and Out of
Control.The music is the last work of the late Caleb Sampson who scored
Fast Cheap and was also a member of Accurate recording artists The Alloy
The music has a classical atmosphere, poignant, moving and beautiful.
Here are some of the things critics have been saying about Mr. Death:
Roger Ebert: "The movie is great to look at. It's great to listen to, the music-
Lisa Schwarzbaum (guest reviewer): "Oh it's just amazing!"
Roger: "And finally, two big thumbs up for Errol Morris' brilliant new documentary, 'Mr. Death.'"
NY Daily News: "Fascinating."
The Christian Science Monitor: "The year's best nonfiction movie."
The New Yorker: "Brilliant"
Rolling Stone: "the latest provocation from Errol Morris, whose films...are called documentaries
but whose artistry transcends labels...[with] Mr. Death - a stunning achievement - Morris raises the bar for his craft."
Time Magazine: "Fascinating"Mr. Death has received unanimously
great reviews and will be opened across the country in hundreds of movie
theaters over the first quarter of 2000. The film will receive major
national promotion, and the soundtrack will be credited on the film
poster "Soundtrack available from Accurate Records, distributed by DNA."
Promo CDs will be included in the press kits going out for the film;
promotion for the soundtrack will also include a mailing to NPR stations
and college stations.