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Old 01-03-2018, 06:55 PM
 
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I can't believe I forgot to mention this one:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8s-WsSGK5ZE
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Old 01-03-2018, 09:15 PM
 
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Recent movie: Baby Driver. This movie was nominated for a Grammy for it's soundtrack.
Baby Driver (2017) - Soundtracks - IMDb

I love Vangelis - they always deliver. My favorite movie featuring Vangelis is The Bounty - which is a great movie anyway but wow, that soundtrack was the crowning touch.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q067OuCUl7o
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Old 01-06-2018, 04:40 PM
 
Location: Florida
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John Murphy is my personal favorite (Sunshine's Surface of the Sun has got to be one of the most gorgeous themes I have ever heard)

Steve Jablonsky is another personal favorite (did Transformers)

John Williams. E.T. Enough said.
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Old 01-06-2018, 04:49 PM
 
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The Last of the Mohicans deserves a mention
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Old 01-06-2018, 05:43 PM
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Honorable mention
The Mission
Absolutely! The Mission Main Theme
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Old 01-08-2018, 08:21 AM
 
Location: Southwestern, USA
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Yes, so many many great composers!!
One not mentioned...always haunting...Max Richter...just listen to 15 seconds you'll see:
(Tear jerker , true story)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOyzpRzHcfI
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Old 01-08-2018, 08:24 AM
 
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Also not mentioned Alexandre Desplat....my faves, btw, Hans Zimmer and George Delerue


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qJGPlO72HzU


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Old 01-09-2018, 03:32 AM
 
Location: Knoxville, TN
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Hans Zimmer, Thelma and Louise

Zimmer has gone on record saying he feels that's his best work. I agree wholeheartedly.

His score is amazing, as is the soundtrack. The scene where they drive though the desert at night with the Marianne Faithful "At the age of 37....", one of my favorite scenes of any movie, ever.
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Old 01-12-2018, 11:32 AM
 
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Recent movie: Baby Driver. This movie was nominated for a Grammy for it's soundtrack.
Baby Driver (2017) - Soundtracks - IMDb

I love Vangelis - they always deliver. My favorite movie featuring Vangelis is The Bounty - which is a great movie anyway but wow, that soundtrack was the crowning touch.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q067OuCUl7o
The Bounty, is a very good film, and Vangelis did an exceptional score. The end credits is perhaps his best track of all imo


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bLpztlxaLQw
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Old 01-12-2018, 01:27 PM
 
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Others have already mentioned some of the musical scores that I think are the best and which I'll repeat;

Medicine Man
Out of Africa
Dances with Wolves
Last of the Mohicans
Somewhere in Time

To that I will add Hatari!


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1jpM7aUrMGc
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