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Old 02-24-2013, 08:51 PM
 
Location: Maine
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I had the soundtrack album and I played the piece from the attack on young Conan's village for a friend who had not seen the movie. His comment? "If our boys had had this behind them in 'Nam instead of that rock crap, there would be Burger King's in Hanoi today."
Let me tell you of the days of high adventuuuure....


The Gift of Fury - Conan the Barbarian Theme (Basil Poledouris) - YouTube
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Old 02-25-2013, 07:13 AM
 
Location: Tennessee
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John Barry for Out of Africa. It made the movie.
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Old 02-25-2013, 07:43 AM
 
Location: Sugarland
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I think Hans Zimmer is the best in the Biz.
I agree that Zimmer is great. I love his score for "The Thin Red Line" however, my favorite score of all time is "Legends of the Fall" by James Horner.

Honorable mentions:
Titanic (James Horner)
Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (Randy Edelman)
Passion of the Christ (John Debney)
Assassination of Jesse James (Nick Cave/Warren Ellis)
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Old 01-03-2018, 08:52 AM
 
Location: Crooklyn, New York
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iEcrylolMEA
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Old 01-03-2018, 09:17 AM
 
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Out of Africa is my favorite.


Honorable mention
Braveheart
The Mission
King Kong (2005)
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Old 01-03-2018, 09:19 AM
 
Location: USA
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"The Great Escape". Elmer Bernstein
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Old 01-03-2018, 11:02 AM
 
Location: Boonies of N. Alabama
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Braveheart
Where The Rivers Flow North.
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Old 01-03-2018, 11:24 AM
 
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Off the top of my head.. Silence of the Lambs.

Not a traditional score, but Natural Born Killers utilized a good collection of 9os rock/alternative tracks thru the movie.

Flash Gordon also had a cool rock score..
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Old 01-03-2018, 06:59 PM
 
Location: Henderson, NV, U.S.A.
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I love all of the films scored by American composer Philip Glass, specifically...

Qatsi trilogy:
Koyaanisqatsi: Life Out of Balance (1982)
Powaqqatsi: Life in Transformation (1988)
Naqoyqatsi: Life as War (2002)



The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003)

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Old 01-03-2018, 07:46 PM
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SCARFACE- Original soundtrack by Giorgio Moroder, award winner for Top Gun, Midnight Express, Flashdance, and Berlin's Take My Breath Away.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XgVRdNt3UkE

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giorgio_Moroder
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