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List of Films Scored By Alexandre Desplat

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List of movies with music composed by Alexandre Desplat, listed alphabetically with trailers of the movies when available. This list includes any film scores composed by Alexandre Desplat, ranging from smaller indie movies to larger blockbuster pictures. Film composers are responsible for writing and composing the music that plays during the movie, which is particularly important for dramas and adventure movies- imagine what Lord of the Rings would have sounded like without an amazing score. Useful bits of trivia are can be found below, such as who directed each film scored by Alexandre Desplat and when the movie was first released. Alexandre Desplat is a world renowned film composer, so if you're a music buff use this list to find the names of Alexandre Desplat soundtracks that you haven't heard before.

Examples of movies on this list: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part I and many more.

This Alexandre Desplat films list can help answer the question, "Which movies were scored by Alexandre Desplat?"
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A Hell of a Day Jane Birkin, Gilbert Melki, Melvil Poupaud
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John Hurt, Michael Gambon, Rik Mayall
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Leïla Bekhti, Tahar Rahim, Niels Arestrup
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Barnie et ses petites contrariétés Hugo Speer, Nathalie Baye, Fabrice Luchini
Barnie et ses petites contrariétés is a 2001 comedy drama film written by Bruno Chiche, Alain Layrac and Fabrice Roger-Lacan and directed by Bruno Chiche.
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Michelle Pfeiffer, Kathy Bates, Felicity Jones
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Audrey Tautou, Alessandro Nivola, Bernard Frédéric
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Harrison Ford, Paul Bettany, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
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Bruce Willis, Rumer Willis, Ben Foster
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