“42” Gets A White House Endorsement…

Category: 42, Filmography, News

The 2013 baseball season is in full swing, and the Jackie Robinson biopic “42” is almost here!

Director Brian Helgeland described Mark’s score for the film as “compelling…passes the true test of film music – it’s able to stand on its own as a beautiful piece of music”.

An album of songs which includes Mark’s main theme from the film has been released –

42 Soundtrack
42 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) – Various Artists

But an official score album will arrive on April 9th! You can get more information on the score album by clicking here.

42 Score Album

And now even Washington D.C. is getting involved! “42” screened at the White House, with Harrison Ford, Chadwick Boseman, Director Brian Helgeland, and Jackie’s wife Rachel Robinson in attendance. Read the article by clicking here, and watch the video below of the First Lady speaking effusively about the film, and how “the entire country needs to see this”.

Don’t forget, the film will be released April 12th (next Friday!) nationwide. You can get tickets by clicking here.

And Monday, April 15th is Jackie Robinson Day – and the Dodgers are in town playing the Padres! You can get tickets by clicking here.


Mark is very proud of the film and its score, and everyone involved is excited for the world to find out more about the legend that is Jackie Robinson.

– Mark Isham Music

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