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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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Demián Bichir, Joaquín Cosío, Gabriel Chavarria

Released: 2011

Directed by: Chris Weitz

A Better Life is a 2011 American drama film directed by Chris Weitz. The screenplay, originally known as The Gardener, was written by Eric Eason based on a story by Roger L. Simon. Demián ...more
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A Hell of a Day Jane Birkin, Gilbert Melki, Melvil Poupaud

Released: 2001

Directed by: Marion Vernoux

A Hell of a Day is a 2001 comedy and drama film written by Marion Vernoux and Nathalie Kristy, and directed by Marion Vernoux.
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John Hurt, Michael Gambon, Rik Mayall

Released: 1999

Directed by: Jean-François Laguionie

A Monkey's Tale is a feature-length French animated film directed by Jean-François Laguionie. It was released in 1999, and won the Award for Best Animated Feature Film at the 5th ...more
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Leïla Bekhti, Tahar Rahim, Niels Arestrup

Released: 2009

Directed by: Jacques Audiard

A Prophet is a 2009 French prison drama film directed by Jacques Audiard from a screenplay he co-wrote with Thomas Bidegain, Abdel Raouf Dafri and Nicolas Peufaillit. It stars Tahar Rahim in the ...more

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Albert Dupontel, Mathieu Kassovitz, Sandrine Kiberlain

Released: 1996

Directed by: Jacques Audiard

A Self Made Hero is a 1996 French film directed by Jacques Audiard. It is based on the novel by Jean-François Deniau.
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Ben Affleck, John Goodman, Bryan Cranston

Released: 2012

Directed by: Ben Affleck

Argo is a 2012 American political thriller film directed by Ben Affleck. The film is adapted from U.S. Central Intelligence Agency operative Tony Mendez's book The Master of Disguise and Joshuah ...more

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Virginie Ledoyen, Simon Abkarian, Jean-Pierre Darroussin

Released: 2009

Directed by: Robert Guédiguian

The Army of Crime is a 2009 French drama-war film directed by Robert Guédiguian and based on a story by Serge Le Péron, one of three credited for the screenplay. It received a wide ...more
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Barnie et ses petites contrariétés Hugo Speer, Nathalie Baye, Fabrice Luchini

Released: 2001

Directed by: Bruno Bauer Chiche

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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Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, Anne Heche

Released: 2004

Directed by: Jonathan Glazer

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Kate Winslet, Jodie Foster, Christoph Waltz

Released: 2011

Directed by: Roman Polanski

Carnage is a 2011 black comedy-drama film directed by Roman Polanski, based on the Tony Award winning play God of Carnage by French playwright Yasmina Reza. The screenplay is by Reza and ...more
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Sienna Miller, Heath Ledger, Natalie Dormer

Released: 2005

Directed by: Lasse Hallström

Casanova is a 2005 American romantic film directed by Lasse Hallström starring Heath Ledger and loosely based on the life of Giacomo Casanova.
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Michelle Pfeiffer, Kathy Bates, Felicity Jones

Released: 2009

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Chéri is a 2009 drama film directed by Stephen Frears. Starring Michelle Pfeiffer and Rupert Friend, it is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by French author Colette. The film ...more
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Audrey Tautou, Alessandro Nivola, Bernard Frédéric

Released: 2009

Directed by: Anne Fontaine

Coco Before Chanel is a 2009 French film about the early life of famed French fashion designer Coco Chanel. French actor Audrey Tautou stars as Chanel. Coco avant Chanel was directed and ...more

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Eager Bodies Louis-Do De Lencquesaing, Nicolas Duvauchelle, Laura Smet

Released: 2003

Directed by: Xavier Giannoli

Eager Bodies is a 2003 drama film written by Christian de Montella and Xavier Giannoli and directed by Xavier Giannoli.
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Sandra Bullock, Tom Hanks, John Goodman

Released: 2011

Directed by: Stephen Daldry

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is a 2011 American drama film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Jonathan Safran Foer, directed by Stephen Daldry and written by Eric Roth. It stars ...more

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George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray

Released: 2009

Directed by: Wes Anderson

Fantastic Mr. Fox is a 2009 American stop-motion animated comedy film based on the Roald Dahl children's novel of the same name. The film is about a fox who takes food each night from three mean ...more

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Harrison Ford, Paul Bettany, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Released: 2006

Directed by: Richard Loncraine

Firewall is a 2006 British-American thriller film directed by Richard Loncraine and written by Joe Forte. The film stars Harrison Ford as a banker who is forced by criminals, led by Paul ...more

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Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth, Cillian Murphy

Released: 2003

Directed by: Peter Webber

Girl with a Pearl Earring is a 2003 drama film directed by Peter Webber. The screenplay was adapted by screenwriter Olivia Hetreed, based on the novel of the same name by Tracy Chevalier. ...more

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Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Helena Bonham Carter

Released: 2010

Directed by: David Yates

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 is a 2010 fantasy film directed by David Yates and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is the first of two cinematic parts based on the novel ...more

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Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

Released: 2011

Directed by: David Yates

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 is a 2011 fantasy film directed by David Yates, based on the novel by J. K. Rowling and the final film in the series. Harry (Daniel Radcliffe), Ron ...more

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Bruce Willis, Rumer Willis, Ben Foster

Released: 2005

Directed by: Florent Emilio Siri

Hostage is a 2005 American action thriller drama film starring Bruce Willis and directed by Florent Emilio Siri. The film was based on a novel by Robert Crais, and was adapted for the screen by ...more

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Albert Dupontel, Benoît Magimel, Mohamed Fellag

Released: 2007

Directed by: Florent Emilio Siri

Intimate Enemies is a 2007 French war film, directed by Florent Emilio Siri, starring Benoît Magimel, Albert Dupontel and Mohamed Fellag. It was filmed in France and Morocco.
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Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Jane Lynch

Released: 2009

Directed by: Nora Ephron

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Kristin Scott Thomas, Gilbert Melki, Mélanie Thierry

Released: 2008

Directed by: Jérôme Salle

Largo Winch is a 2008 French film based on the Belgian comic book Largo Winch. It was released in France and Belgium on 17 December 2008, and in the United States in November 2011, where it was ...more
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Anupam Kher, Joan Chen, Tony Leung Chiu Wai

Released: 2007

Directed by: Ang Lee

Lust, Caution is a 2007 espionage erotic thriller film directed by Ang Lee, based on the novella of the same name published in 1979 by Chinese author Eileen Chang. The story is mostly set in ...more

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