List of Films Scored By Jack Nitzsche

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

Everything from One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest to Stand by Me is included on this list.

This Jack Nitzsche films list can help answer the question, "Which movies were scored by Jack Nitzsche?"
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  • 9½ Weeks
    Mickey Rourke, Kim Basinger, Christine Baranski
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Adrian Lyne
    9 1/2 Weeks is an 1986 romantic drama film directed by Adrian Lyne and starring Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke. It is based on the memoir of the same name by Elizabeth McNeill, about a New York City ...more
  • An Officer and a Gentleman
    Richard Gere, Debra Winger, Louis Gossett
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Taylor Hackford
    Zack Mayo (Richard Gere), a new member of the U.S. Navy, has a bad attitude. When he signs up for the Aviation Academy, he is met with the strict leadership of Sgt. Emil Foley (Louis Gossett Jr.), ...more

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  • Blue Collar
    Richard Pryor, Harvey Keitel, Yaphet Kotto
    • Released: 1978
    • Directed by: Paul Schrader
    When Detroit autoworkers Zeke Brown (Richard Pryor), Jerry Bartowski (Harvey Keitel) and Smokey James (Yaphet Kotto) decide to rob their own union, they are initially disappointed by the relatively ...more

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  • Blue Sky
    Jessica Lange, Tommy Lee Jones, Powers Boothe
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Tony Richardson
    In the late 1950s, the U.S. Army assigns nuclear engineer Hank Marshall (Tommy Lee Jones) to an isolated weapons testing facility in Alabama. Hank causes waves with his superior officers due to his ...more

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  • Breathless
    Richard Gere, Valérie Kaprisky, Art Metrano
    • Released: 1983
    • Directed by: Jim McBride
    Jesse Lujack (Richard Gere) is a small-time hustler who, while leaving Las Vegas in a stolen car, shoots and kills a police officer. When his picture turns up in the papers, Jesse hides out in Los ...more

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  • Cruising
    Al Pacino, Paul Sorvino, Karen Allen
    • Released: 1980
    • Directed by: William Friedkin
    A psychopath is scouring New York City gay clubs and viciously slaying homosexuals. Detective Steve Burns (Al Pacino) is ordered to don leather attire, hang at the city's S&M joints and keep an eye ...more

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