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List of Films Scored By James Horner

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

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This James Horner films list can help answer the question, "Which movies were scored by James Horner?"
  • 48 Hrs.

    48 Hrs.

    Eddie Murphy, Nick Nolte


    Directed byWalter Hill

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  • A Beautiful Mind

    A Beautiful Mind

    Jennifer Connelly, Russell Crowe


    Directed byRon Howard

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  • A Far Off Place

    A Far Off Place

    Reese Witherspoon, Maximilian Schell


    Directed byMikael Salomon

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  • A Piano for Mrs. Cimino

    A Piano for Mrs. Cimino

    Bette Davis, Christopher Guest


    Directed byGeorge Schaefer

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    Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton


    Directed byJames Cameron

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  • All the King's Men

    All the King's Men

    Kate Winslet, Sean Penn


    Directed bySteven Zaillian

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  • An American Tail

    An American Tail

    Christopher Plummer, Madeline Kahn


    Directed byDon Bluth

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  • An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

    James Stewart, John Cleese


    Directed bySimon Wells, Phil Nibbelink

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  • Another 48 Hrs.

    Another 48 Hrs.

    Eddie Murphy, Nick Nolte


    Directed byWalter Hill

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  • Apocalypto


    Raoul Trujillo, Gerardo Taracena


    Directed byMel Gibson

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  • Apollo 13

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    Tom Hanks, Bryce Dallas Howard


    Directed byRon Howard

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    Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver


    Directed byJames Cameron

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  • Avatar 2

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    Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana


    Directed byJames Cameron

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  • Avatar 3

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    Zoe Saldana


    Directed byJames Cameron

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    Kevin Bacon, Phil Collins


    Directed bySimon Wells

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  • Batteries Not Included

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    Jessica Tandy, Luis Guzmán


    Directed byMatthew Robbins

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  • Battle Beyond the Stars

    Battle Beyond the Stars

    Kathy Griffin, George Peppard


    Directed byJimmy T. Murakami

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  • Beyond Borders

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    Angelina Jolie, Clive Owen


    Directed byMartin Campbell

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  • Bicentennial Man

    Bicentennial Man

    Robin Williams, Sam Neill


    Directed byChris Columbus

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  • Black Gold

    Black Gold

    Freida Pinto, Antonio Banderas


    Directed byJean-Jacques Annaud

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  • Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius

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    Jim Caviezel, Claire Forlani


    Directed byRowdy Herrington

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  • Bopha!


    Malcolm McDowell, Danny Glover


    Directed byMorgan Freeman

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    Christopher Walken, Natalie Wood


    Directed byDouglas Trumbull

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  • Braveheart


    Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau


    Directed byMel Gibson

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  • Casper


    Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman


    Directed byBrad Silberling, Phil Nibbelink

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