Interscope Records will partner with Summit Entertainment, a Lionsgate company, to release the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack to the futuristic action-adventure film The Divergent Series: Insurgent. Insurgent: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack will be released digitally on March 17th and features a brand-new song by M83 with HAIM, titled “Holes in the Sky.” MTV.com has premiered the track.
The Divergent Series: Insurgent, the second installment of the Divergent franchise, will be released worldwide in both 3D and 2D on March 20th. through Lionsgate’s Summit Entertainment label. The film is based on the bestselling novel Insurgent by Veronica Roth.
“Director Robert Schwentke brought incredible nuance to the making of Insurgent and pressed us to the frontiers of musical ingenuity,” said music supervisor Randall Poster. “There is a varied and powerful collection of songs gathered on this soundtrack. Not a group of songs for the meek but new anthems for the courageous. Music to fuel your insurgency, for sure. ”
1. “Holes in the Sky” – M83 with HAIM
2. “Blood Hands”- Royal Blood
3.. “Never Let You Down” – Woodkid featuring Lykke Li
4. “The Heart of You” – Anna Calvi
5. “Sacrifice” – Zella Day
6. “Carry Me Home” – SOHN
7. “Warriors” – Imagine Dragons
8. “Convergence” Score Suite from “Insurgent” – Composed and Conducted by Joseph Trapanese
The Divergent Series: Insurgent raises the stakes for Tris as she searches for allies and answers in the ruins of a futuristic Chicago. Tris (Woodley) and Four (James) are now fugitives on the run, hunted by Jeanine (Winslet), the leader of the power-hungry Erudite elite. Racing against time, they must find out what Tris’s family sacrificed their lives to protect, and why the Erudite leaders will do anything to stop them. Haunted by her past choices but desperate to protect the ones she loves, Tris, with Four at her side, faces one impossible challenge after another as they unlock the truth about the past and ultimately the future of their world.
The film stars Golden Globe-nominee Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Academy Award-winners Kate Winslet and Octavia Spencer, Jai Courtney, Ray Stevenson, Zoë Kravitz, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Maggie Q and Mekhi Phifer, is based on author Veronica Roth’s New York Times best-seller of the same name. The film is directed by Robert Schwentke from a screenplay by Brian Duffield, Akiva Goldsman and Mark Bomback and produced by Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher through their Red Wagon Entertainment banner, along with Pouya Shahbazian. Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman are executive producing through their Mandeville Films banner along with Neil Burger and Barry Waldman.
Author: Buddy Iahn
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