Maurice Jarre: A Tribute to David Lean

Legendary composer Maurice Jarre has enjoyed an astounding career of sumptuous cinematic scores, but nothing has found quite the iconic status as his work with filmmaker David Lean. Through “Lawrence of Arabia,” “Doctor Zhivago,” “Ryan’s Daughter” and “A Passage to India,” Jarre’s lavish music has found ideal symbiosis with Lean’s gargantuan visuals, crafting enduring music for timeless movies.

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Tilt: The Battle to Save Pinball

The year was 1999, and pinball was dying. After celebrating years of arcade domination and surviving the great video game explosion of the 1980s, pinball had fallen on hard times, unable to find a clear pathway to success that once came so effortlessly. The industry needed a change, and the fine folks at Williams thought they had the answer. It was entitled “Revenge From Mars.”

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Plagues & Pleasures on the Salton Sea

In the heart of Southern California lies the Salton Sea. Once a potential Mecca for the rich and adventurous to unwind in a distinctive location away from the more landlocked charms of nearby Palm Springs, the Sea has since fallen from grace, left for dead as an “ecological timebomb” without a political champion, but teeming with frustrated residents.

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10 MPH

Josh Caldwell and Hunter Weeks found day-to-day life as cubical zombies just wasn’t what they imagined for themselves. Comfortably frustrated with their inert situation, Josh and Hunter knew it was time for a radical change; to pursue a dream few would dare to even consider.

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