Melodic Treks 81: A Truck Driver in a Tuxedo by Brandon-Shea Mutala

The Hunt for Red October with Lukas Kendall.  In this episode of Melodic Treks, host Brandon-Shea Mutala is joined by film music historian Lukas Kendall to discuss the score for the film The Hunt for Red October. We also talk about Poledouris' career, why soundtracks used to be so short, the meaning of a "cult film," and how the budget for the scoring of the film was truncated during production and how that affected the score.

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