List of Films Scored By Ry Cooder

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

This list is made up of many different movies, including Brewster's Millions and Paris, Texas.

This Ry Cooder films list can help answer the question, "Which movies were scored by Ry Cooder?"

  • Alamo Bay
    Ed Harris, Amy Madigan, Ho Nguyen
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Louis Malle
  • Blue City
    Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy, David Caruso
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Michelle Manning
  • Brewster's Millions
    Richard Pryor, John Candy, Rick Moranis
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Walter Hill
  • Buena Vista Social Club
    Eliades Ochoa, Ry Cooder, Joachim Cooder
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Wim Wenders
  • Crossroads
    Steve Vai, Jami Gertz, Ralph Macchio
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Walter Hill
  • Geronimo: An American Legend
    Wes Studi, Jason Patric, Robert Duvall
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Walter Hill
  • Johnny Handsome
    Mickey Rourke, Ellen Barkin, Elizabeth McGovern
    • Released: 1989
    • Directed by: Walter Hill
  • Last Man Standing
    Bruce Willis, Christopher Walken, Bruce Dern
    • Released: 1996
    • Directed by: Walter Hill
  • My Blueberry Nights
    Norah Jones, Jude Law, David Strathairn
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Kar-Wai Wong
  • Paris, Texas
    Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski, Dean Stockwell
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: Wim Wenders
  • Primary Colors
    John Travolta, Emma Thompson, Billy Bob Thornton
    • Released: 1998
    • Directed by: Mike Nichols
  • Southern Comfort
    Keith Carradine, Powers Boothe, Fred Ward
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: Walter Hill
  • Streets of Fire
    Michael Paré, Diane Lane, Rick Moranis
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: Walter Hill
  • The Border
    Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Valerie Perrine
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Tony Richardson
  • The End of Violence
    Bill Pullman, Andie MacDowell, Gabriel Byrne
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: Wim Wenders
  • The Long Riders
    David Carradine, Keith Carradine, Robert Carradine
    • Released: 1980
    • Directed by: Walter Hill
  • Trespass
    Bill Paxton, Ice-T, William Sadler
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Walter Hill