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Films Scored By John Williams

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

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  • 1941


    Mickey Rourke, Christopher Lee


    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • A Guide for the Married Man

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    Lucille Ball, Jayne Mansfield


    Directed byGene Kelly

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  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence

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    Meryl Streep, Robin Williams


    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • Agentti 000 ja kuoleman kurvit

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    John Wood, Ilmari Saarelainen


    Directed byVisa Mäkinen

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    Audrey Hepburn, John Goodman


    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey


    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    Robert Carlyle, Emily Watson


    Directed byAlan Parker

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  • Bachelor Flat

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    Tuesday Weld, Celeste Holm


    Directed byFrank Tashlin

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    Jimmy Bennett, Julianne Moore

    Directed byBart Freundlich

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  • Black Sunday

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    Terry Bradshaw, Bruce Dern


    Directed byJohn Frankenheimer

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  • Born on the Fourth of July

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    Tom Cruise, Willem Dafoe


    Directed byOliver Stone

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    Tom Hanks, Leonardo DiCaprio


    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    James Caan, Eli Wallach


    Directed byMark Rydell

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  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind

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    Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr


    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    Dick Contino, Bruno Vesota


    Directed byLou Place

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    Charlton Heston, Yvette Mimieux


    Directed byGuy Green

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    Laurence Olivier, Frank Langella


    Directed byJohn Badham

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    Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak


    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner


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  • Empire of the Sun

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    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    Alfred Hitchcock, Bruce Dern


    Directed byAlfred Hitchcock

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  • Fiddler on the Roof

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    Dick Van Dyke, Barbara Feldon


    Directed byDelbert Mann

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