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Heitor Pereira, Satnam Ramgotra and Richard Harvey are credited musiciansSounds like a Zimmer version of the Top Gun Anthem to me. Whoever did it, it works!me who seldom watch any of these superhero movies and remakes went and saw the new aladdin last weekend.<br><br>based on my own experience of that remake i have come to the conclusion that maybe some of the reviewers are stuck-up and not open-minded? i did enjoy the new takes on some of the songs. the new movie felt like that. a new different movie to me. <br><br>i decided that i will go and watch these movies for myself now. and i would not watch (or listen to original scores) in advance to build up expectation. i will go and enjoy my time and the songs.<br><br>that's all &#175;\_(&#12484;)_/&#175; you can't please everyone.To be honest. I love the bonus score tracks, nut those remixes are a wazte of disc soace in my opinion. I would've rather have 20 extra minutes of score.<br><br>Let the Complete Score come!For everyone that's heard it, is the Deluxe Edition worth a double dip?
@Hybrid is this the combination of FYC promotional score + official release by LLL?Use your hybrid skills to unravel the mysteries of the score.Cuesheet is blank.oh yes please, including Balfe - dont start yelling, Im just really curious who did whatFinally! It would be nice to have composers credits
@DT<br>Disney definitely tries to put quality into their projects, which is why I admire them. As youve said, WDAS and Pixar are both churning out some excellent and original films. Even Marvel, despite its formula and flaws, tries new things with the films and stick closely to the source material. <br><br>The problem with the remakes is that they seem to be nothing more than cash-grabs that prey on nostalgia. If you are going to retell a beloved story at least try something different and exciting, instead of trying to copy/paste what everyone has seen.This is where I wish we could edit our comments.<br><br>Not only do you have WDAS doing mostly-new movies (I hesitate to say 'original') but you have Pixar doing them as well. Toy Story 4 was their last sequel for the foreseeable future, with them even eschewing the popular option of doing an Inside Out sequel for original projects.I feel like people are overreacting in a way that suggests these remakes have far more power than they actually do. The studio that makes them is separate from every other studio. WDAS is still creating new content and will be for many, many years to come, long after the remakes have had their heyday.<br><br>If anything, the proliferation of superhero films is far more likely to drown out originality on that front: there are multiple studios doing it.Order I went with for the album<br><br>Everything I Need (Film Version)<br>Arthur		<br>Home Invasion (Bonus Track)<br>It Wasn't Meant To Be<br>Permission To Come Aboard<br>Ask the&#8239;Sea (Bonus Track)<br>Atlantean Soldiers<br>Ahab Waves (Bonus Track)<br>Saving Pops (Bonus Track)	Soundtrack	0	1<br>Swimming Lessons	<br>Kingdom of Atlantis<br>The Legend of Atlan	<br>The Ring of Fire	<br>What Does That Even Mean?Soundtrack	0	<br>Obligation (Bonus Track)	<br>Dunes (Bonus Track)	<br>Map In a Bottle<br>Mera&#8239;Montage	<br>The Black Manta	<br>Trench Engaged (From Kingdom of the Trench)	Soundtrack	0	<br>Reunited		<br>What Could Be Greater Than a King?<br>Suited and Booted		<br>Between Land and Sea		<br>He Commands the Sea	<br>Ocean To Ocean (feat. Rhea)	<br>Everything I Need		<br>Suited & Booted (Our Empire Remix)<br>The Black Manta (feat. Jim Davies) [Future Funk Squad Remix]<br>Atlantean Soldiers (Glen Nicholls 'March In Formation' Remix)	<br>Kingdom of Atlantis (Glen Nicholls 'Escape to Atlantis' Remix)Same here. The cue I want the most is We Strike First.
@Edmund<br>I cant agree enough. These remakes suffer from the issue of being inferior to the original source material, mainly because they rely so heavily on copying the originals so heavily. Im not necessarily against Disney updating their classics if they are willing to do new takes on the material. Take Jungle Book for example; they were able to do something fresh with the concept while keeping elements of the animated film. Even Maleficent, which Im not crazy about, tried something new. <br><br>Another BIG issue Ive noticed is the fact that they lean towards hiring actors who cannot sing, or at least cannot sing on the level required. Emma Watson, Will Smith, Chiwetel Ejiofor, etc.Best shot <br>It wasnt meant to be<br>Home invasion<br>Ahab waves (0:39-end)<br>Permission to come aboard?<br>Ask the sea<br>Ahab waves (0:00-0:38)<br>Saving pops<br>Swimming lessons<br>Kingdom of atlantis<br>Legend of atlan<br>Ring of fire<br>What does that even mean?<br>Ocean to ocean<br>Obligation<br>Dunes<br>Map in a bottle<br>Black manta<br>Mera montage<br>Between land and sea<br>Trench engaged<br>What could be greater than a king?<br>Suited and booted<br>He commands the sea<br>Reunited<br>Everything i need<br><br>"Arthur" and "Atlantean Soldiers" are probably suitesJust want shrike death cue!I feel as though Menken did a bit more to differentiate his 2017 Beauty and the Beast from the 1991 one. The major pieces like "Prologue" and "Transformation" were left relatively intact but otherwise the rewrite was a bit more substantial than what Zimmer and crew did here. Compare the final battle music from the original (which consists to a large degree of upbeat instrumental versions of "Be Our Guest") to the remake (which is largely serious, straightforward orchestral action music). I haven't heard his new Aladdin so I'm not sure what the old:new ratio was there.<br><br>I'm not necessarily complaining, this is basically what I expected the score would be from the moment it was announced. The problem lies deeper, with the entire premise of these pointless remakes that allow very little wiggle room for freshness or creativity. Of course, I have no doubt this movie will make north of a billion dollars and give the Disney execs further license to print money. Maybe by the time they've remade every single film in their vault enough time will have passed that they can just start from the beginning again and nobody need ever be subject to the indignity of an original story ever again.It's a variation of the theme Anthem from the first Top Gun film by Harold Faltermeyer.
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Additional Music - Choir Conductor
Hans ZimmerJim DooleyNick Glennie-SmithBlake Neely
ComposerAdditional MusicAdditional MusicAdditional Music
The Da Vinci Code
Label: Decca Records
Length: 68'03
HZimmer.com rating:        4/5
Fans rating:     rate at 1 out of 5 rate at 2 out of 5 rate at 3 out of 5 rate at 4 out of 5 rate at 5 out of 5   3/5 (26747 votes)
  1. Dies Mercurii I Martius (6:03)
  2. L'Esprit Des Gabriel (2:48)
  3. The Paschal Spiral (2:49)
  4. Fructus Gravis (2:49)
  5. Quodis Arcana (6:07)
  6. Malleus Maleficarum (2:19)
  7. Salvete Virgines (3:14) *
  8. Daniel's 9th Cipher (9:31)
  9. Poisoned Chalice (6:19)
  10. The Citrine Cross (5:22)
  11. Rose Of Arimathea (8:12)
  12. Beneath Alrischa (4:23)
  13. Chevaliers De Sangreal (4:07)
  14. Kyrie For The Magdalene (3:55) **

*Written by Hans Zimmer, words by Abhay Manusmare

**Written by Richard Harvey
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Antas, Webmaster reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-15 00:00:00
ps: soloists added on the credits

ZED reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-14 00:00:00
Hey people, I haven't stopped listening to this soundtrack for over a week now. The more i listen the more i get pulled in by it's power. I find this score, apart from very dark and mysterious, i find it beautiful to listen too. Zimmer creates such a rich sound and writes melodies constantly instead of classically written scale work which i think most times is crap! I think that's why Zimmer writes so well becasue he never studied music for years and years at some university, he studied msic by simply sitting and playing and listening to so many different styles of music. I'm so excited to see the film for The Da Vinci Code all because of Zimmer's music. He is an insperation to me and my film composing here in Australia and hopefully one day i get the pleasure of scoring a film with him. I'm allowed to dream arent I? hehe Peace to you all and once again The Da Vinci Code score is brilliant!

homam reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-14 00:00:00
its the best as usual,he is hans zimmer he is the best ever

MiniZ reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-13 00:00:00
a saluto?I'm spanish and the correct word is not saluto.
Liar.
Un saludo desde espaa.

Wolverine reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-13 00:00:00
Well,it's not Zimmer's best score.It is a mix of two others thriller movies that He made before:Hannibal and The ring.Original?No.Beautiful?Without a doubt but I espected something else(action music actually)and only the track 13 is AMAZING.Take a bet that Pirates of the Carabean will be greater.

Mauro reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-13 00:00:00
I hope that Zimmer will come with better things but this side of Zimmer-Serious Music never stops to amaze. Mature music not the usual type and he amazes me because he's one of the finest composers in both styles. This score is one of the best by Zimmer. Those who tend to connect Zimmer with only Action music are doing a bit mistake in my opinion. This score and others in this style make him a versatile composer and capable of writing music for different audiences. Those who love classical music will tend to love this score to its maximum more than anyone else.

Carlinhos reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-13 00:00:00
I have no words...

Great!!

aha fan reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-12 00:00:00
I might have considered seeing a film of such absurd claims just to hear a-ha but now that they are not in the soundtrack, it would just be money wasted.

Mauro reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-12 00:00:00
Mikel Carmona I agree on your selected tracks especially Fructus Gravis which I have missed through my review. A truly inspirational work!

Amber reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-11 00:00:00
Where is the music from the official "Da Vinci Code" movie site? I just bought the OST and it's amazing, but none of the music that I was expecting from the site is on it.

A-HA FAN reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-11 00:00:00
It's sad to think that a-ha's Celice will not be the main advertising piece for this movie. Everyone has heard of a-ha, but to think that there exists a secret Bible code and to try to market that into a film???? Now that's odd!

Harid Koosakul reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-11 00:00:00
You are Mozart's Return , I like his music ...

Mission: Impossible 2 / The Lion King
-injection and bare island / Gladiator
He's made very good...

bye bye Harid (Thailand)

Alex (Czech) reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-11 00:00:00
I cant help myself, but i feel strong inspiration from "batman" and "kingdom of heaven" ... but it doesnt mean that its wrong..
absolutely not.. ist famous, great masterpiece which will be very quickly classed into the best works... and "chevaliars de sangreal" .. equivalent of "eptesicus" from Batman.. absolutely wonderfull ... well done Hans, keep it up man... 8/10

Angie reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-11 00:00:00
Where the hell is Celice?????!!!!! I've been a huge fan of A-ha since the beginning, and this is an incredible song! If you haven't checked out there new album "Analogue", I highly reccomend it! It is there best to date! To bad for Da Vinci....

Harid Koosakul reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-11 00:00:00
Track 7 of OST.Da Vinci Code

Very Good, Very Sweetsounding for Opera

Mikel Carmona S.i.W reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-11 00:00:00
Ive got it, and it is fantastic, all the tracks are wonderfool, my favourite are;1, 4, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 13 and 14. Confratulations Mr. Zimmer and a saluto from Spain.

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-10 00:00:00
Kyrie for the Magdalene is awesome, so is most of the soundtrack for Da Vinci Code. Great job!

Suicune reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-10 00:00:00
Wow! I tell you what. Wow! This is Hans Zimmer at his best. Undoubtely the best soundtrack of the year. Hans showed us again that he is a genius. Romania loves you.

Lior reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-09 00:00:00
Another great soundtrack from hans zimmer. i want more!! =]. im from israel and your music is just great mr.zimmer! my favorite soundtrack is gladiator you did a great job back on this soundtrack. the battle theme is dammed good and overall the soundtrack was awsome! continue this way hans!!

Edward J. Zambrano reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-09 00:00:00
I Can't believe how amazing is this cd, Hanz's score is terrific, as I spected for a terrific movie such as Da Vinci Code

I want to give a great congratulation to Hans zimmer for made an amazing score

I can't wait to buy it and watch the movie

regards

San Cristobal, Venezuela 5/9/2006

Mauro reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-09 00:00:00
After listening to the soundtrack for a whole day my only comment is TERRIFIC! Some people commented on boring, and lack of a dominant theme and the only thing I would say is, have you listened to the soundtrack?!?!? The main theme is presented in the first cue Dies Mercurii I Martius and it is superb. Long melodic line which is ingeniously absorbed within the harmony. The first cue absolutely genius. It sets the correct mood to the other tracks being enigmatic, dramatic and concise in nature. The lush orchestrations are wonderful and the string-based lines reminds of "The Thin Red Line" & "The Last Samurai". The choral music is exceptional. It is the next step beyond "Kingdom of Heaven". Every track has its own story and result is something colossal. Some very good highlights are "Dies Mercurii I Martius" "Fructus Gravis" "Salvete Virgines" "Poisoned Chalice" "Chevaliers De Sangreal" & "Kyrie For The Magdalene". "Chevaliers De Sangreal" is main title that is going to make a hit almost for sure. The heartbreaking melody is presented at its full glory and the Hans Zimmer "French Horns" make their statement as clear as crystal!!!! DAMN GOOD This score is recomended 100%. The only thing left now is to see the movie and see how it amalgamates. The underscore present on the Soundtrack will surely make the movie a wonderful experience; the music is exceptional on its own, so in the movie I think it will do its job. After having listened to almost every score released by Mr. Hans Zimmer I might conclude that this score really impressed me. The "classical" blood in the veins of the Enigmatic style of Mahler had really worked well for Zimmer. It is one of those formulas you have managed to perfect.

I hope that other people will love the enigmatic effect as much as I do :) ***** out of 5 (100%)!

Picasso reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-08 00:00:00
Boooooooooooooring !

SLAH reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-08 00:00:00
Great Great work by Hans~^O^O^

ian reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-08 00:00:00
Boring or lack of culture, Picasso?

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Sylvos reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-08 00:00:00
I remember I read somewhere that Hans wrote a theme for one of the trailers of this film. Does anyone know if this theme is available on this CD or not?

RV reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-08 00:00:00
@Sylvos

Yes, the theme was performed by a choir in the first trailer (not teaser) and is also featured on the soundtrack release.

Levente reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-08 00:00:00
"Yes, the theme was performed by a choir in the first trailer (not teaser) and is also featured on the soundtrack release."

which track are talking about?

RV reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-08 00:00:00
@Levente

This theme occurs several times, e.g. in the track "Poisoned Chalice".

Audio Clip:
http://mfile.akamai.com/12832/rm/
muze.download.akamai.com/2890/us/
usrm/702/847702_1_09.ram?obj=v60420

Nautilus reply Replies: 0 || 2006-05-07 00:00:00
The most complex and mature score Hans has wrotte ever!!
Buy it!

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