Simon Hunter’s action/ horror movie Mutant Chronicles stars Ron Pearlman, Thomas Jane and John Malkovich. It tells a futuristic tale set in 2707, infused with steam punk aesthetics.
Simon asked Richard to score his original short film for Mutant Chronicles and a year later, he had faith to sign up Richard to compose the music for Mutant Chronicles the feature film.
As well as orchestra the score features a plethora of unusual instruments. The music has received excellent reviews and was voted the second best movie/ TV soundtrack of 2009.