Suite from Oblivion

The suite from the 2013 American post-apocalyptic sci-fi motion picture ‘Oblivion‘ (arr. 2013) based on the Joseph Kosinski graphic novel of the same name. It is a high-powered musical treatment of the musical themes and underscoring from several cues from the movie arranged for full symphony orchestra. Approximately 7 minutes in length, it is a wonderful collection of music scored by the iconic French electronic band M83. The film stars Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman and was released in the U.S. on April 19, 2013.  According to the director, it pays homage to science fiction films of the 1970s. 

The film received mixed reviews. The acting, visual effects and originality was praised, while critiques of the story were mixed. The film underperformed at the American box office, grossing only $89 million, but performed well overseas. It is Cruise’s twentieth film to gross more than $200 million worldwide.