Abominable | A Heartwarming Animated Musical Adventure Movie
Abominable written and directed by Jill Culton, is a heartwarming animated musical adventure movie about Yi (voiced by Chloe Bennet), A teen who discovers a yeti on the roof of her apartment building and embarks on a journey with two friends (Voiced by Tenzing Norgay Trainor and Albert Tsai) to return him home to Mount Everest. The movie has a strong presence of violin in the story, which apparently heals Yi and binds her with her Yeti friend.
The director used music to create a strong connection between Yi and Yeti. Back Lot Music released the official soundtrack album for DreamWorks Animations & Pearl Studios. The music is composed by Rupert Gregson-Williams, who is famous for his extraordinary work in (Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Hacksaw Ridge, The Legend of Tarzan, The Crown) and also worked for DreamWorks’ animated features Over the Hedge and Bee Season.
Abominable premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) on September 7, 2019, and was released by Universal Pictures in the United States on September 27, 2019. Meanwhile, Pearl Studio is the sole distributor of the film in China.
Back Lot Music released the official soundtrack album on 13th September 2019. The album consists of 24 original tracks includes original songs Beautiful Life by Bebe Rexha, Dreams by Phil Beaudreau, as well as Coldplay’s Fix You and Danger Twins’ Girl’s Gotta
Here is the full list of songs in the album:
1. Beautiful Life – Bebe Rexha (3:23)
2. Fix You – Coldplay (4:56)
3. Dreams – Phil Beaudreau (3:33)
4. Girl’s Gotta – Danger Twins (3:04)
5. Everest Escapes (2:03)
6. Yi Has a Dream (1:28)
7. Play to the Rooftops (2:57)
8. Soda Crate (1:47)
9. Everest Hums a Blueberry or Two (2:00)
10. Meet Peng and Jin (2:42)
11. Bandages and Blankets (2:11)
12. Yi and Everest Duet (2:05)
13. Burnish (1:50)
14. Leaving the City (1:33)
15. Burnish Takes Charge (2:24)
16. Dandelion Chase (1:36)
17. Postcard Journey (1:59)
18. The Leshan Buddha (3:46)
19. He’s Just a Kid (1:24)
20. Burnish Does Some Tracking (2:36)
21. Starry Night Becomes a Wipe Out (3:22)
22. I Really Liked Your Dad (2:13)
23. Humming up a Storm (4:10)
24. Everest (2:42)
Check Out The Trailer for Abominable!