Hans Zimmer

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Prolific, Academy Award-winning film composer whose artful blend of electronic and orchestral textures has appeared in dozens of blockbuster movies.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
A World Apart
1987 A World Apart RCA
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Rain Man [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1989 Rain Man [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Capitol / EMI Records
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New Music in Films
1989 New Music in Films Milan
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Driving Miss Daisy [Original Soundtrack]
1989 Driving Miss Daisy [Original Soundtrack] Varèse Sarabande
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Paperhouse [Original Soundtrack Recording]
1989 Paperhouse [Original Soundtrack Recording]
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Days of Thunder [Music from the Motion Picture]
1990 Days of Thunder [Music from the Motion Picture] Geffen Goldline / Geffen
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Pacific Heights [Original Soundtrack]
1990 Pacific Heights [Original Soundtrack] Varèse Sarabande / Varese
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Backdraft [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1991 Backdraft [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Milan
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Green Card
1991 Green Card Varèse Sarabande
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Radio Flyer [Original Soundtrack]
1992 Radio Flyer [Original Soundtrack] Giant
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The Power of One
1992 The Power of One Elektra
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Music Inspired by the film K2
1992 Music Inspired by the film K2 Varèse Sarabande
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Millennium: Tribal Wisdom and the Modern World
1992 Millennium: Tribal Wisdom and the Modern World Narada Cinema
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Point of No Return
1993 Point of No Return Milan / RCA
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The House of the Spirits
1993 The House of the Spirits Virgin
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Younger & Younger [Original Soundtrack]
1994 Younger & Younger [Original Soundtrack] Varèse Sarabande
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I'll Do Anything [Original Soundtrack]
1994 I'll Do Anything [Original Soundtrack] Varese
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Renaissance Man [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1994 Renaissance Man [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Varèse Sarabande / Varese
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El Rey Leon [Musica Original de la Pelicula]
1994 El Rey Leon [Musica Original de la Pelicula] Universal / Walt Disney
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Drop Zone [Original Soundtrack]
1994 Drop Zone [Original Soundtrack] Varese
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The Lion King [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1994 The Lion King [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Walt Disney / Disney
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Nine Months
1995 Nine Months Milan / MLA Records
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Something To Talk About [Original Motion Picture Score]
1995 Something To Talk About [Original Motion Picture Score] Varèse Sarabande
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Beyond Rangoon [Original Soundtrack]
1995 Beyond Rangoon [Original Soundtrack] Milan
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Crimson Tide [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1995 Crimson Tide [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Hollywood
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Broken Arrow
1996 Broken Arrow Milan
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The Rock [Original Motion Picture Score]
1996 The Rock [Original Motion Picture Score] Hollywood
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Whole Wide World: A True Story of True Love
1997 Whole Wide World: A True Story of True Love Uptown / Universal
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Smilla's Sense of Snow [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1997 Smilla's Sense of Snow [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Teldec
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The Peacemaker [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1997 The Peacemaker [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Dreamworks SKG
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As Good as It Gets
1998 As Good as It Gets Columbia / Sony Music Distribution
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The Prince of Egypt
1998 The Prince of Egypt Dreamworks SKG
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The Thin Red Line
1999 The Thin Red Line RCA Victor / RCA
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Gladiator [Music from the Motion Picture]
2000 Gladiator [Music from the Motion Picture] Decca / PolyGram
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Mission: Impossible 2 [Original Score]
2000 Mission: Impossible 2 [Original Score] Hollywood
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An Everlasting Piece
2000 An Everlasting Piece Varese
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Hannibal [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2001 Hannibal [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Decca / Classics & Jazz / PolyGram
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Gladiator: More Music From the Motion Picture
2001 Gladiator: More Music From the Motion Picture Decca
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Pearl Harbor [Music from the Motion Picture]
2001 Pearl Harbor [Music from the Motion Picture] Hollywood / Warner Bros.
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The Wings of a Film: The Music of Hans Zimmer
2001 The Wings of a Film: The Music of Hans Zimmer Decca / Universal Classics / Universal Distribution
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The Pledge [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2001 The Pledge [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Milan
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Black Hawk Down [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2002 Black Hawk Down [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Decca / Universal Distribution
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Invincible [Original Motion Picture Score]
2002 Invincible [Original Motion Picture Score] Milan
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Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron [Music from the Original Motion Picture]
2002 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron [Music from the Original Motion Picture] A&M / Interscope
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Tears of the Sun [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2003 Tears of the Sun [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Varese
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Matchstick Men [Original Score]
2003 Matchstick Men [Original Score] Varèse Sarabande / Varese
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The Last Samurai [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2003 The Last Samurai [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Elektra
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King Arthur [Original Score]
2004 King Arthur [Original Score] Cutting Edge / Hollywood
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Spanglish [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2005 Spanglish [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Varèse Sarabande / Varese
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The Ring / The Ring 2 [Original Motion Picture Soundtracks]
2005 The Ring / The Ring 2 [Original Motion Picture Soundtracks] Decca
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Batman Begins [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2005 Batman Begins [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] New Line Records / WaterTower Music
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The Da Vinci Code [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2006 The Da Vinci Code [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Decca
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Walt Disney / Disney
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The Holiday [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2006 The Holiday [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Varèse Sarabande
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Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End [Original Soundtrack]
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End [Original Soundtrack] Walt Disney
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Film Music of Hans Zimmer
2007 Film Music of Hans Zimmer Silva America
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The Simpsons Movie: The Music [Original Soundtrack]
2007 The Simpsons Movie: The Music [Original Soundtrack] Adrenaline / Extreme Music
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Pirates of the Caribbean Trilogy
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean Trilogy Silva America
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Pirates of the Caribbean [Box Set] [Collector's Edition] [4 CD/1 DVD]
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean [Box Set] [Collector's Edition] [4 CD/1 DVD] Disney / Walt Disney
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The Dark Knight [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2008 The Dark Knight [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Warner Bros. / Warner Music
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Frost/Nixon [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2008 Frost/Nixon [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Varèse Sarabande
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Kung Fu Panda [Asia Version]
2008 Kung Fu Panda [Asia Version] Universal / Universal Music
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Kung Fu Panda [Portuguese Version]
2008 Kung Fu Panda [Portuguese Version] Universal Distribution
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Angels & Demons [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2009 Angels & Demons [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Sony Music Distribution / Sony Classical Essential Classics
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It's Complicated [Original Score]
2009 It's Complicated [Original Score] Varèse Sarabande
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 [Original Game Soundtrack]
2010 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 [Original Game Soundtrack] Activision
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Inception
2010 Inception Reprise
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Megamind
2010 Megamind Lakeshore Records
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The Pacific [Music from the HBO Miniseries]
2010 The Pacific [Music from the HBO Miniseries] Rhino
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Sherlock Holmes [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2010 Sherlock Holmes [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] New Line Records / Watertower Music
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Rango: Music from the Motion Picture
2011 Rango: Music from the Motion Picture Anti- / Epitaph
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Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides [Original Soundtrack]
2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides [Original Soundtrack] Walt Disney
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Kung Fu Panda 2
2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 Varèse Sarabande
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Film Music of Hans Zimmer, Vol. 2
2011 Film Music of Hans Zimmer, Vol. 2 Silva Screen
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Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure
2011 Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure Activision
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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows [Original Score]
2011 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows [Original Score] Watertower Music
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Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted [Music from the Motion Picture]
2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted [Music from the Motion Picture] Interscope
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The Dark Knight Rises [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2012 The Dark Knight Rises [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] WaterTower Music
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The Bible [Official Score Soundtrack]
2013 The Bible [Official Score Soundtrack] Cooperative Music / Universal
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Man of Steel [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2013 Man of Steel [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] WaterTower Music
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The Lone Ranger [Original Soundtrack]
2013 The Lone Ranger [Original Soundtrack] Walt Disney
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Rush [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2013 Rush [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] WaterTower Music
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Winter's Tale [Original Soundtrack]
2014 Winter's Tale [Original Soundtrack] WaterTower Music
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Columbia
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Interstellar [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2014 Interstellar [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] WaterTower Music
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Chappie [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2015 Chappie [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Varèse Sarabande
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Woman in Gold [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2015 Woman in Gold [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Sony Classical
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The  Little Prince [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2015 The Little Prince [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
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Kung Fu Panda 3 [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2016 Kung Fu Panda 3 [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Sony Classical
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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] WaterTower Music
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Inferno [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2016 Inferno [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Sony Classical
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The Crown [Original Television Soundtrack]
2016 The Crown [Original Television Soundtrack] Sony Classical
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Planet Earth II [Original Television Soundtrack]
2016 Planet Earth II [Original Television Soundtrack] Silva Screen
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Hidden Figures [Original Motion Picture Score]
2017 Hidden Figures [Original Motion Picture Score] Columbia
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The Boss Baby [Music from the Motion Picture]
2017 The Boss Baby [Music from the Motion Picture] Back Lot Music
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Genius [Original Series Soundtrack] [18 tracks]
2017 Genius [Original Series Soundtrack] [18 tracks] Milan
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Dunkirk [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2017 Dunkirk [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] WaterTower Music
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True Romance [Oiriginal Motion Picture Score]
2017 True Romance [Oiriginal Motion Picture Score] Enjoy the Ride / Light in the Attic Records
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Blade Runner 2049 [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2017 Blade Runner 2049 [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Epic
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Blue Planet II [Original Television Soundtrack]
2017 Blue Planet II [Original Television Soundtrack] Silva Screen
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The Ring: The Deluxe Edition [Complete Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2018 The Ring: The Deluxe Edition [Complete Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
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Widows [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2018 Widows [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Milan
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X-Men: Dark Phoenix [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2019 X-Men: Dark Phoenix [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Fox
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Freeheld [Original Soundtrack]
Freeheld [Original Soundtrack] Isolation
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