MISSING IN ACTION

Label: Intrada Special Collection Volume ISC 91
Date: 1984
Time: 1:13:57
Tracks: 19
Label: Intrada Special Collection Volume 91
Date: 1984
Tracks: 19
Time = 73:57

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World premiere of original soundtrack from Joseph Zito Vietnam POW action movie with Chuck Norris. First film in franchise (albeit second one filmed) carries pulsating action score by Jay Chattaway. Chattaway has unique scoring method, creates lengthy rhythm foundations & sustained ideas, then writes multiple layers of melodic & harmonic material above that can be mixed together or used as separate ideas onto themselves. Other times sparse foundations simply play alone. Stark, dramatic scoring! Numerous layers of orchestra & electronics were recorded separately and even though masters had been handled a lot, tracked into other productions, stored in multiple locations and showed the signs of wear, happily all individual layers survived intact for our CD. Ironically, all 24-track elements were mixed down to mono and preserved in that format only (as was film itself) so our CD features complete 74-minute score in mono. That said, several cues were re-mixed into multi-track stereo in 1984 for re-use in subsequent features and will appear on upcoming stereo CD of Chattaway's complete BRADDOCK: MISSING IN ACTION III soundtrack. So collect 'em all! Jay Chattaway conducts. Intrada Special Collection release limited to 1000 copies! SOLD OUT!

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01. Main Title 2:09 Hear This Track
02. Jungle Battle And POW Flashback 5:30 Hear This Track
03. Braddock's Enemy 1:46
04. Courtroom 4:03
05. Goons Follow Braddock 1:06
06. Hotel Escape 15:05
07. The Cab 1:49
08. Tuck & Braddock 2:23
09. Making The Deal 1:35
10. Closet Attack 1:10

11. Woman With Child 0:29
12. Fight On The Boat 3:04
13. Crossing To Nam 2:23 Hear This Track
14. Jungle Fight And POW Camp 8:20
15. Camp At Night 4:19
16. Camp Explodes And POWs Have Moved 3:12 Hear This Track
17. Slow Motion Kill 4:46 Hear This Track
18. Boat Escape 5:37 Hear This Track
19. Saigon And End Credits 4:16 Hear This Track

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  • World premiere of original soundtrack from Joseph Zito Vietnam POW action movie with Chuck Norris. First film in franchise (albeit second one filmed) carries pulsating action score by Jay Chattaway. Chattaway has unique scoring method, creates lengthy rhythm foundations & sustained ideas, then writes multiple layers of melodic & harmonic material above that can be mixed together or used as separate ideas onto themselves. Other times sparse foundations simply play alone. Stark, dramatic scoring! Numerous layers of orchestra & electronics were recorded separately and even though masters had been handled a lot, tracked into other productions, stored in multiple locations and showed the signs of wear, happily all individual layers survived intact for our CD. Ironically, all 24-track elements were mixed down to mono and preserved in that format only (as was film itself) so our CD features complete 74-minute score in mono. That said, several cues were re-mixed into multi-track stereo in 1984 for re-use in subsequent features and will appear on upcoming stereo CD of Chattaway's complete BRADDOCK: MISSING IN ACTION III soundtrack. So collect 'em all! Jay Chattaway conducts. Intrada Special Collection release limited to 1000 copies!
  • Play All Play all clips Play All

    01. Main Title 2:09 Hear This Track
    02. Jungle Battle And POW Flashback 5:30 Hear This Track
    03. Braddock's Enemy 1:46
    04. Courtroom 4:03
    05. Goons Follow Braddock 1:06
    06. Hotel Escape 15:05
    07. The Cab 1:49
    08. Tuck & Braddock 2:23
    09. Making The Deal 1:35
    10. Closet Attack 1:10

    11. Woman With Child 0:29
    12. Fight On The Boat 3:04
    13. Crossing To Nam 2:23 Hear This Track
    14. Jungle Fight And POW Camp 8:20
    15. Camp At Night 4:19
    16. Camp Explodes And POWs Have Moved 3:12 Hear This Track
    17. Slow Motion Kill 4:46 Hear This Track
    18. Boat Escape 5:37 Hear This Track
    19. Saigon And End Credits 4:16 Hear This Track