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Directed by Ken Russel, the film focuses on Professor Edward Jessup's (William Hurt) research conducted in isolation tanks under the influence of psychoactive drugs like mescaline, ketamine, and LSD. The film is also the film debut of actors William Hurt and Drew Barrymore.
Waxwork's new release is a deluxe re-issue of the now classic 1980 score by Pulitzer Prize winning, Oscar winning, and five time Grammy winning composer, John Corigliano.
The audio has been sourced from the original masters, and this new LP re-issue has been officially and enthusiastically approved by the composer.
The album artwork is created by Australian artist duo, We Buy Your Kids, and the heavyweight old-style gatefold jacket features a deluxe Glitter Coating.
Exclusive liner notes have been provided by composer John Corigliano and are featured on a 12"x12" insert with artwork by We Buy Your Kids.
The re-mastered-for-vinyl Grammy nominated score has been pressed to 180 Gram Purple and Violet "Hallucination" Swirl vinyl and sounds incredible.
Main Title And First Hallucination (Ritual Sacrifice And Religious Memories)
Second Hallucination (Hinchi Mushroom Rite And Love Theme)
First Transformation (Primordial Regression)
Primeval Landscape (In The Isolation Chamber)
Second Transformation: The Ape Man Sequence (Escape From The Laboratory, Stalking The Dogs And The Fight, The Zoo And Final Hunt)
Religious Memories And Father's Death
The Laboratory Experiment Medley: Jessup's Transformation, Collapse Of The Laboratory, The Whirlpool And Journey To Another Dimension, Return To Reality
The Final Transformation
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