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List of Films Scored By Hans Zimmer

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List of movies with music composed by Hans Zimmer, listed alphabetically with trailers of the movies when available. This list includes any film scores composed by Hans Zimmer, 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 Hans Zimmer and when the movie was first released. Hans Zimmer is a world renowned film composer, so if you're a music buff use this list to find the names of Hans Zimmer soundtracks that you haven't heard before.

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Madonna, Tom Hanks, Rosie O'Donnell

Released: 1992

Directed by: Penny Marshall

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Tim Roth, Barbara Hershey, David Suchet

Released: 1988

Directed by: Chris Menges

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Released: 1994

Directed by: George Casey

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Billy Connolly, Anna Friel, Barry McEvoy

Released: 2000

Directed by: Barry Levinson

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Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgård

Released: 2009

Directed by: Ron Howard

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Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Julie Benz

Released: 1997

Directed by: James L. Brooks

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Robert De Niro, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh

Released: 1991

Directed by: Ron Howard

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Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson

Released: 2005

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

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Patricia Arquette, Frances McDormand, Spalding Gray

Released: 1995

Directed by: John Boorman

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Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn, David Carradine

Released: 1990

Directed by: John Badham

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Ewan McGregor, Tom Hardy, Orlando Bloom

Released: 2001

Directed by: Ridley Scott

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Released: 1989

Directed by: Ridley Scott

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Released: 1996

Directed by: John Woo

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Faye Dunaway, Ian Richardson, Klaus Maria Brandauer

Released: 1988

Directed by: Andrew Birkin

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Kiefer Sutherland, Patsy Kensit, Keith Allen

Released: 1990

Directed by: Bernard Rose

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Cuba Gooding Jr., Hudson Leick, David Paymer

Released: 1999

Directed by: Hugh Johnson

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John Candy, Malik Yoba, Jay Brazeau

Released: 1993

Directed by: Jon Turteltaub

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Released: 1995

Directed by: Tony Scott

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Released: 1990

Directed by: Tony Scott

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Released: 1989

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

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Released: 1994

Directed by: John Badham

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Released: 1990

Directed by: Pat O'Connor

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Released: 2008

Directed by: Ron Howard

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Released: 2000

Directed by: Ridley Scott

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Released: 1990

Directed by: Peter Weir

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