Screen Archives Entertainment Screen Archives Entertainment    
   Home  Shipping Rates  Order Info  Contact Us  Links  Change Style
  search tips
   [log in]   [new customer?]  [join mailing list]
 

Site Security
provided by
Wildcard SSL Certificates


  
Our Price: $34.95
Bookmark and Share
Label:
Number: OOPKR200128

GOD'S LITTLE ACRE (EXPANDED) (CD)
Composed by: Elmer Bernstein

MINT - SEALED - ONLY ONE AVAILABLE

“I’M GONNA TELL YOU ‘BOUT GOD’S LITTLE ACRE”

Kritzerland is proud to present its newest limited edition CD – the original motion picture soundtrack from God’s Little Acre, with a score by Elmer Bernstein.

God’s Little Acre, Anthony Mann’s 1958 film from the classic and controversial novel by Erskine Caldwell (Mr. Caldwell was arrested and tried for obscenity – he won the case and the book became infamous), is a wonderfully-filmed slice of ripe Southern melodrama starring Aldo Ray, Tina Louise, and Robert Ryan. The sultry poster, showing a bare-chested Ray standing next to the incredibly sexy and provocatively clad Louise certainly got people into the theater and it probably helped United Artists Records sell a few records, too.

Elmer Bernstein created one of his early classics with his score to God’s Little Acre. From its infectious title song to the Americana-filled tonal colors, to the cues dripping with lush and gorgeous themes, Bernstein makes the film seethe with sensuality, humor, and pathos. It’s a great score and one that has, for whatever reasons, taken a long time to come to CD.

Beautifully mastered for CD from the album masters, God’s Little Acre is an aural delight and a must-have for any film score aficionado or Bernstein fan. In addition to the LP presentation, we’re very pleased to announce that we’ve found ten additional minutes of score cues, which were taken from Mr. Bernstein’s archival tapes, and we’ve included these cues as a bonus suite. Very much in his 1950s/early 1960s mode, no one did this kind of score better than Elmer Bernstein – in fact, he probably wrote the book on this kind of score. - Courtesy of Bruce Kimmel, Kritzerland Producer

This release is limited to 1000 copies only. Original 1958 mono recording.

1. GOD'S LITTLE ACRE
2. DIGGIN' IN THE MORNING
3. THE PRAYER
4. GOING TO TOWN
5. THE LOVE SCENE
6. WILL'S BLUES
7. CHASING DARLIN' JILL
8. GOLD HUNT
9. THE FIGHT
10. POOR OLD TY TY
11. GRISELDA'S THEME
12. PEACHTREE VALLEY WALTZ
13. A PIANO SOLO
14. THE FUNERAL
15. GOD'S LITTLE ACRE

16. BONUS SUITE (Unreleased cues / 10:00)

Lyrics for GOD'S LITTLE ACRE by Erskine Caldwell

  
Customers who bought this title also bought:
THE PRINCE AND THE PAUPER (COMPLETE 1937 SCORE)
$19.95
 
THE THIEF WHO CAME TO DINNER
$19.95
 
NONE BUT THE BRAVE
$19.95
 
  
We also recommend:
TRUE GRIT: COMPLETE NEWLY RECORDED SCORE & OTHER JOHN WAYNE FILMS
$19.95
 
BIG JAKE
$14.95
 
ELMER BERNSTEIN: CHARLES AND RAY EAMES
$9.95
 
  
Last Items Viewed:
  
Reviews and Comments: (0)
All times US Eastern   |   login to post your own review or comments.
There are no reviews or comments yet. Log in or register to post your own reviews or comments.
 YOUR CART
  Your cart is empty.
TOP WEEKLY CDS
1 THE BRIDE WORE BLACK
2 THE BIG COUNTRY: 60TH ANNIVERSARY REMASTERED EDITION (2 CD / 1000 EDITION)
3 WARGAMES: 35TH ANNIVERSARY EXPANDED EDITION (2 CD / 1000 EDITION)
4 8 1/2 (2000 EDITION / 2 CD)
5 CINEMA PARADISO: 30TH ANNIVERSRY REMASTERED EDITION (500 EDITION)
6 C'ERA UNA VOLTA IL WEST - 50TH ANNIVERSARY DELUXE EDITION
7 THE REINCARNATION OF PETER PROUD
8 A MAN CALLED PETER (1000 EDITION)
9 BRAM STOKER'S DRACULA (3 CD / 3000 EDITION)
10 HOLOCAUST: THE STORY OF THE FAMILY WEISS (TV FILM)

TOP WEEKLY DVD/BLU-RAY TITLES
1 ANNE OF THE THOUSAND DAYS (1969)
2 FLAMING STAR (1960)(SPECIAL PROMOTION)
3 A MAN CALLED PETER (1955)
4 X Y & ZEE (1972)
5 GLORIA (1980) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
6 SATAN NEVER SLEEPS (1962)
7 THE HOT ROCK (1972) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)
8 THE TWILIGHT SAMURAI (2002)(SPECIAL PROMOTION)
9 THE LAST DETAIL (1973)(SPECIAL PROMOTION)
10 REMO WILLIAMS: THE ADVENTURE BEGINS... (1985) (SPECIAL PROMOTION)

 
© 2018 Screen Archives Entertainment