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Films Scored By Mark Knopfler

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

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Helen Mirren, John Lynch, Ray McAnally

Released: 1984

Directed by: Pat O'Connor

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Bill Paterson, Rikki Fulton, Clare Grogan

Released: 1984

Directed by: Bill Forsyth

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Released: 1989

Directed by: Uli Edel

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Jennifer Jason Leigh, Sam Rockwell, Stephen Baldwin

Released: 1989

Directed by: Uli Edel

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Burt Lancaster, Peter Capaldi, Peter Riegert

Released: 1983

Directed by: Bill Forsyth

Local Hero is a 1983 British comedy-drama film written and directed by Bill Forsyth and starring Peter Riegert, Denis Lawson, Fulton Mackay, and Burt Lancaster. Produced by David Puttnam, the ...more
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Britney Spears, Ben Stiller, Hugh Grant

Released: 1999

Directed by: Richard Goleszowski

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Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, André the Giant

Released: 1987

Directed by: Rob Reiner

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Kirsten Dunst, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman

Released: 1997

Directed by: Barry Levinson

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