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Excited!!!God’s gun theme reminds me of part of “River Mission” from Battlefield 2: Modern Combat OST. I think Lorne was an additional composer on that score aswell (excellent OST btw)God’s gun theme reminds me of part of “River Mission” from Battlefield 2: Modern Combat OST. I think Lorne was an additional composer on that score aswell (excellent OST btw)"It's good shit lieutenant" The principle is based on Thomas Newman's Bond.  "Take back what's ours" and "the truth" is Ad astrahonnestly, I do get why people refer to MW2, but to be honest, it's not the same.  With the amount of time I heard that score, I can say that it uses the same drums, and a pattern that is quite similar to the one used in MW2, but it is not a copy/paste.  It's no different to me than Junkie XL re-using the same pattern of drum in all of his recent scores since Mad Max.  When it comes from the same composer, I guess it's normal to have works that parts that similar from a score to another.  Just think of John Murphy who re-use his powerful theme from Sunshine in a lot of his scores (28 weeks later, kick-ass, etc).   <br><br>Actually I'm quite glad he re-used the themes from Mancina as that was, to me at least, a big miss for BB2 even though Rabin and Jablonsky did a great job.  It's like doing a James Bond movie without the Bond theme.  It might be good, but it miss the little something that gel everything together. ;)  I really like what Lorne did on this one.  Even though he re-used the theme, he made them his own, in a similar way he did with MI Fallout, while sometime paying homage to the original ones. ;)  My 2 cents.
Not really familiar with either Mancina’s BB score or MW2, but I’m really enjoying this. It’s like an old-school MV score filtered through Lorne’s sound. The main tune (which I’m guessing is Mancina’s) is a lot of fun, particularly when paired with the choir. <br><br>And as for Ad Astra, the villain motif in “Take Back What’s Ours” sounds like it was directly lifted from the space scenes of that score.can I see the clip? is it on YouTube?can I see the clip? is it on YouTube?I love the score. It is action packed and to the point.<br><br>I saw his orchestra clips as well but I wonder why he actually spends the money and effort for orchestra when the end product sounds (as usually) 100 percent sample library. All the dynamics of real players are gone in the final mix so why bother with orchestra at all...I'm highly disappointed by the score... Lorne went the very easy way and recycled the MW2 score as well as the Mancina theme in almost every track. Like seriously... the only thing u here is MW2, Main Theme and lot of rustle-synth score. 1/10! No effort went in this score and I dont say that often.
As for Ad Astra, unfortunately i can't hear anything from Ad Astra aswell :/ It's just MW2 mixed with Mancinas themes for me. And the cues from MW2, they aren't just drums, all the guitars, melodies, vibes, even the choir or the voices are included. The above mentioned cues from MW2 are not complete, there are plenty of them, but these will give you the idea of what we've mentioned. Again, i'm not mad, i'm happy that a wider audience can hear these cues, but then again, on MW2 they sounded better and fresher than on the BB3 score (i mean the quality of the recordings - you can hear the cues and instruments more directly. On the BB3 score it sounds like being in a bathroom hearing to the MW2 score). And as i said earlier, i would like to understand or know what Lorne thought about using all these cues. Time pressure? Unused opportunity for a wider audience? And then again that synth-sound even using a real orchestra :/@ Mr Tweedy:<br><br>MW2 has hundred of cues, which has all the special atmosphere and sound-effects, but try listen to these cues to understand what i and others mean:<br><br>- Guerilla Tactics <br>- Guerilla<br>- Contingency<br>- Breach<br>- Retreat and Reveille<br><br>Funny thing, play the cue "Guerilla Tactics" from MW2 and let Shazam try to find out what track that is. It shows me as "Lorne Balfe - We're Dangerous People" from BB3 :DI really like this score!<br>Sure he used Mancina's Theme, that's allright cool, I don't hear anything similar to Ad Astra....don't know why somebody compare this score with Ad Astra....<br>That MW2 sounds are very great, he don't copy himself, he just used the Drums, what's definitely be OK!!<br><br>I don't know why people always want to compare scores....Everybody use his own Temp Music sometimes, that's normal!Please could you give me the exact name of the track from MW2 that is used in BB3? I’d like to compare both!I love Lorne´s music and all, but I am genuinely wondering, why they decided to re-use MW2 so much in the score
as for the drums, yes, i would understand. but the orchestra? you're recording the strings from a real orchestra, so why the downgrade in sound-quality?Because that parts are sampled drums and there are no real?i don't know what to think about the use of mw2. i mean, i love his work for mw2, it's TOO good to be just a score for a game, a wider audience should hear this, so i'm kind of happy to hear some parts of it here. BUT somehow, it's kind of a lazy move just to copy that 1:1. some cues are untouched and some cues are layered with some themes of mancina. i would be interested to know what was he thinking while doing this? <br><br>i followed his video uploads on his social media channels, where he showed some snippets of the orchestra and i truly loved that. but while hearing at the score, i'm dissappointed to hear the quality as it sounds like synth. i mean that typically Balfe synth sound quality. if he uses truly orchestra, than it's a shame and pitty that it sounds like synths in the end. he needs a better recording or mixing or whatever to get rid of that synth-quality-design and having the true-orchestra feelingMancina's theme + Ad Astra + MW:2= Bad boys for Life.Please enlighten me on how Bad Boys 3 sounds the same as Lego Batman or Genius: Picasso
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More Music From Gladiator
Label: Decca Records
Length: 55'28
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  1. Duduk Of The North (5:33)
    Hans Zimmer
  2. Now We Are Free (Juba's Mix) (4:47)
    Hans Zimmer, Klaus Badelt, Lisa Gerrard
  3. The Protector Of Rome (1:25) *
    Hans Zimmer, Klaus Badelt, Lisa Gerrard
  4. Homecoming (3:36) *
    Hans Zimmer
  5. The General Who Became A Slave (3:03)
    Hans Zimmer
  6. The Slave Who Became A Gladiator (6:11) *
    Hans Zimmer
  7. Secrets (1:59)
    Klaus Badelt, Lisa Gerrard
  8. Rome Is The Light (2:43)
    Hans Zimmer, Klaus Badelt, Lisa Gerrard
  9. All That Remains (0:54)
    Hans Zimmer
  10. Maximus (1:09)
    Hans Zimmer
  11. Marrakesh Marketplace (0:42)
    Jeff Rona
  12. The Gladiator Waltz (8:25) *
    Hans Zimmer
  13. Figurines (1:01)
    Lisa Gerrard
  14. The Mob (2:22)
    Hans Zimmer, Lisa Gerrard
  15. Busy Little Bee (3:47) *
    Klaus Badelt, Lisa Gerrard
  16. Death Smiles At Us All (2:29) *
    Hans Zimmer, Klaus Badelt
  17. Not Yet (1:32) *
    Klaus Badelt, Lisa Gerrard
  18. Now We Are Free (Maximus Mix) (3:49)
    Fred Jorio, Eric Calvi
*Contains dialogue from the film
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Flaviu reply Replies: 1 || 2014-09-17 16:11:36
HALLO HANS!!!
I really appreciate your work and I love your compositions. I want to buy from you the Gladiator Suite, and I want to learn this with my musicians, please contact me at padurean_flaviu@yahoo.com. Thank you!


Macejko2014-09-17 17:46:43
Aww, isn't this cute? :)

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2014-02-28 15:16:17
such a shame this album had to have dialogue in the tracks...even HZ didn't like that!

Mike reply Replies: 0 || 2012-10-14 03:07:23
Duduk of the North is really great.

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2011-02-27 00:00:00
Lisa didnt compose anything, I just read an interview with Hans Zimmer where he stated that whilst she didnt compose any music, he felt she made such a contribution to the score with her vocals that her name should be on there.

Hybrid Soldier II reply Replies: 0 || 2011-02-26 00:00:00
HEy Hybrid Soldier and Ele ...... All Music is from Hans ! Nick, Lise, Mark, Klaus are additional a bit music !

IN German take the translate !!

Man sollte Hans Zimmer natürlich kennen, bevor man irgendetwas erzählt !

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 0 || 2010-01-19 00:00:00
You're wrong, Enrico, the track is arranged by NGS... ;)

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2010-01-19 00:00:00
Barbarian Horde is by Zimmer...you are wrong just on this...

Ele reply Replies: 0 || 2009-12-15 00:00:00
Barbarian Horde is Nick Glennie Smith, Elysium is Klaus Badelt & Lisa Gerrard, Now We Are Free is Klaus, Lisa and HZ. That's what i know :D

Brad reply Replies: 0 || 2009-12-15 00:00:00
Can someone tell me who composed what on this album? There are several people slated for "Additional Music" and I was curious as to who added/co-composed what tracks. Thanks in advance!

AAB reply Replies: 0 || 2009-12-10 00:00:00
I bought this CD as a fluke. This is one of my all time favorite CD's for music. Every song gives me unlimited freedom of emotion. Mr. Zimmer, you are one of my most favored composers. I may not see the movies but I will always follow the music.

don reply Replies: 0 || 2009-10-22 00:00:00
tahk

Julia Powers, UK reply Replies: 0 || 2008-07-30 00:00:00
Your talent shines through in all your music, i love the Gladiator sound track especially.

rommel reply Replies: 0 || 2008-04-16 00:00:00
Flippe cool thanx..u rock

Nachtwanderer reply Replies: 0 || 2008-03-24 00:00:00
Und ihr sitze ich nun mit der Musik dieses Films in den Ohren und träume von einer Welt.
Eine Musik die tief ins Herz geht und so manchen Kummer vergeht.

jiri.ishi reply Replies: 0 || 2008-03-07 00:00:00
please i need your notes from Gladiator.I living in czech republic, no notes from buy it where not.thank you .
jiri ishi

matina reply Replies: 0 || 2008-01-18 00:00:00
i need the transletion from the song we are free now can any one help me?

Rajeet Walia reply Replies: 0 || 2007-11-29 00:00:00
You're the BEST Music Composer EVER!!
Music in this Movie is so Good,Thank You.

erik løes reply Replies: 0 || 2007-11-21 00:00:00
hello. your music in the film Gladiator is the most exellent filmmusic I`ve ever heard. keep up the good work as an composer. I àm a big fan of you.
best regards
Erik from Norway

ARASH reply Replies: 0 || 2007-09-19 00:00:00
HONOR HIM WOWWWWW
THE BEAUTIFULEST NOTES HAVE BEEN WRITTEN FOEVER AT THE WORLD
THE GREATEST COMPOSER OF ALL TIMES
THX HANS ZIMMER .

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Johan-Andre Hamman reply Replies: 0 || 2007-07-03 00:00:00
Hallo Hanz I think that your music is AMAZING I loveyour Gladiator work the song you composed where they Romans faught is great, it has inspired me allot to go full out in my sport and acdemics. I live in South-Africa and is born to play rugby, before every game I listen to that song and have the "bravery" to go out and performe my best. But what I wanted to say thanks for your work I love it!!! :)

adrian BC reply Replies: 0 || 2007-06-15 00:00:00
Greath artists and greath opera. I want to subscribe to a fan club, but here, in Romania, i don't hear for that. Thank you, Hans, thank you, Lisa and all your team to this fantastic sentimentall and heavenly music. I see some pieces of yours hearts in this music. And you, both, became a part of my heart...

Barbara reply Replies: 0 || 2007-01-10 00:00:00
Hans Zimmer is a favorite in our household.
As an avid movie watcher, I know how much the music means to a films success. The music can make the movie. You, Mr. Zimmer, have picked some wonderful films to be a part of. Thank you for what you do. It's amazing!

Shameem Luttoo - Mauritius reply Replies: 0 || 2006-10-21 00:00:00
I watched this movie in 2000. Astonishing, extraordinary, tremendous....... well!! these words are not just enough to describe this movie. When I talk about the film, I also mean the musics. Now after 6 years all the musics are still resounding in my head and I have decided to buy the album.

Nuno Silva - Portugal reply Replies: 0 || 2006-06-30 00:00:00
just let me tell you something...........
your music's fantastic i love it.......
just keep going mr. Zimmer.

Mikel Carmona S.i.W reply Replies: 0 || 2006-06-29 00:00:00
Zimmer is the best, and this soundtrack is fantastic, wonderfool. A FAN FROM SPAIN!!

jelly penguins reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-29 00:00:00
OMG this soundtrack has some of the most beautiful music I've ever heard! really inspired me to wanna compose for film myself!

sarah reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-27 00:00:00
This is the most amazing soundtrack ever!!! I listen to it all the time... :)!!!

bashartayyeb@yahoo.com reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-02 00:00:00
would you please send too me tracklist for this movie

Antas, Webmaster reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-02 00:00:00
The tracklist is on this page ?!

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