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So Hybrid, care to tell us why you randomly deleted comments talking about the leaked recording sessions?Yes! That piano part is amazing! <br>„when charles and jean stand in front of the school“Saw the movie. Great score and it really fits the movie.<br><br>Missing stuff:<br>- 25 seconds of a piano version of Gap without the brass and bells<br>- a 30 second badass version of the main theme during the mageneto/jean helicopter stand off<br>- 1.5 minute end credits suite. Typical Zimmer to leave the best and most epic track and best main theme version off the album. I hope it will be on CD2, but knowing Zimmer the best tracks always remain unreleased. This is another escape from ship...after listening and listening...this score is truly amazing! i love it so much! i want the suites and ideas NOW! :DWhere can I find this?
been listening to this score for a week now and i am going to wait a little more before putting a comment on it here... but there's something else i have been saying for a while now. let's stop associating scores with movies and start seeing them as a work of art in their own rights. (albeit inspired by movies)<br><br>people are here complaining about the movie that it didn't speak to them. and then i have the feeling that they project their disappointment on the soundtrack. but both pieces of art co-exist and not depend on each other. i, for example, seldom watch any of these movies. but i have listened to their soundtracks and love them.<br><br>also i never asked for an extended CD before... but we need one for this one. it's very clear that tracks like gap and coda were definitely shortened.<br><br>also i never asked for an extended CD before but we need one for DP. it's clear that tracks like gap and coda were definitely shortened.There's nothing unique about those choirs, standard East European chorus stuff mixed with Johansson. Check out Debbie Wiseman's Warriors from 2000 and you'll get a much more elaborate version of this music.I cant say that this chorus reminds me of anything I have heard Zimmer done before. And I have played all his scores to death.I agree that Gap is the best track. My main complain with this score is that it feels that Zimmer composed it on autopilot. For me those choirs sounded too much to Electro's Theme in TASM. Is too standard and has very few remarkable moments. The movie itself lacks of personality and the score is part of that problem. I think they just wanted "dark" and hired Zimmer for making his dark ostitatos.I thought I read somewhere Armageddon was the last bay film that hgw was a part of<br>===============================<br><br><br>Well, Bay and HGW were not exactly best friends during Armageddon. Bay is very demanding and tough. HGW is also not a shy dude. He is an opinionated guy who stands his ground, as you can tell by his interviews. He reminds me of Mancina…..He's not afraid to speak up and have his opinion heard. And just like Mancina, his relationship with the Bay/Bruckheimer family seemed to be...….a bit complicated. Yet, he worked on Bad Boys 2 and Deja Vu. Now, it is possible - tho not likely - that Bay didn't even know that HGW did some work on BB2. Maybe it was just a favor for Steve and Trevor. Under the table, so to speak..... Personally, I don't believe that's the case. Whatever the truth, this is a great example of how different those composers are. Trevor and Steve work great with Bay/Bruckheimer and they always deliver great results. While composers like HGW and Mancina have problems with more demanding filmmakers. And apparently they don't even like action cinema. I don't necessary blame them, even though Mancina certainly didn't do himself any favors by trashing the genre and the people who back in the 90's gave him a shot to prove himself as a composer.
Love John Powell. But he is not even close to Williams. Williams made his mark on every genre of film scoring. He freaking turn a holocaust movie score into a masterpiece for the ages.<br><br>Today, that score would have been some generic sound design.<br><br>Powell is an incredibly gifted orchestral composer. But he doesn't have the dimensions of someone like Williams. <br><br>You fools, the tracklist was but a scam. The tracks simply wanted to EAT you.Yeah, while this does have a great deal more substance than most of the work Hans has done the past few years, I struggle to say it's a genuinely *good* score.<br><br>I mean, within the first minute I'm reminded of Dunkirk, then we get a pretty standard Zimmer/Balfe buildup we've heard a million times since Inception... and it doesn't get hugely better from there.<br><br>I will definitely give Zimmer credit for the unique and genuinely creative use of female choir in some of the cues, though.Not to disagree for its own sake, but I think Powell has been up there with the greatest film composers since the first HTTYD score. I just wish he'd take on more projects.Yeah, Jesus. This is a prime example of why I'm tempted to think John Powell is more talented than even Williams (yes, I went there).
There's so, so many great themes in the HTTYD scores. And he almost never lets a moment go by where he isn't stating or restating or developing one or more of them (although honestly that's true of a ton of Powell's scores and not an exclusive feature of HTTYD). You can never get bored listening to these, there's always something interesting around the next corner.I got confirmation HGW only wrote Haitian House Shootout (with the help of Mel Wesson). The same ideas were edited into the shorter cue Zoepound, so I'd say you can add this one to his credits.<br><br>Credits on IMDB mentions Paul Linford on the Main Titles.<br><br>Trevor Morris helped Jablonsky on the Ferrari Causeway Chase.<br>Jablonsky worked, for sure, on the Hallway and Helicopter Inserts.<br><br>100% sure Rabin worked on Tapia, Tapia Pissed Off, The Stuff, Wiretap Results, Ocean, Dead Bodies #2, Heart to Heart, Breaking Into Mortuary, Syd's Cover Is Blown, Tapia Has Syd (without Inserts), Prep for Tapia Sneak, Cuba Chase, Guantanamo (those tracks are on the Rabin only-bootleg).Hoping for the Rocketman score to get a release. Loved the score in the movie. Any updates on this ?Additionally, for anyone interested, I've managed to come up with a final list of themes from the series that I believe to be mostly accurate.<br><br>HTTYD 1: Hiccup & Toothless, The Friendship ostinato, Viking Theme, Viking "B" Theme, Dragons, Berk, The Dragon Tamer (Hiccup's unique qualities), Vikings & Dragons, Astrid<br><br>HTTYD 2: Loss, Exploration/Hiccup's Maturance, Drago, Hiccup & Valka, The Alpha, Stoick & Valka, The Chief<br><br>HTTYD 3: The Furies ostinato, Love, The Dragon Liberators, Moving On, The Hidden World, Toothless & The Light Fury, Grimmel, Dragon Trappers<br><br>A list more impressive than Star Wars, and with almost every new theme returning for the next film, while keeping most of the base themes. A masterful achievement by John Powell and his crew, as others have said!Just finished watching the movie, and while it's not much more than fine, it's sure as hell better than every other Star Wars movie that's come out since The Force Awakens (minus the ugly fucking visuals). <br><br>However the score is absolutely amazing. Powell's adaptation and development of the new Han Solo theme from Williams is flawless, the callbacks to other themes from the series are mostly appropriate (and good on him for not using the Force theme once!) and Powell's original material is fresh and exciting in a way that even Williams himself hasn't been able to pull off with the new films. <br><br>Powell might very well be up there with the greatest film composers if he continues to produce work like this from now on (which from HTTYD 3 seems very possible!)
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Broken Arrow
Label: Milan Records
Length: 59'14
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  1. Brothers (7:05)
    Hans Zimmer
  2. Secure (4:47)
    Hans Zimmer
  3. Stealth (7:35)
    Hans Zimmer, Harry Gregson-Williams
  4. Mine (5:42)
    Hans Zimmer
  5. Nuke (10:48)
    Hans Zimmer, Don Harper
  6. Greed (11:00)
    Hans Zimmer
  7. Hammerhead (4:40)
    Hans Zimmer
  8. Broken Arrow (7:37)
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SPECTER reply Replies: 0 || 2018-05-19 00:16:43
4:05 of "STEALTH" some of the best soulful action music I've heard from a Zimmer score. I wonder who wrote that particular section. This the type of stuff I would play trying to rush a pregnant woman to the hospital

El Baradei reply Replies: 4 || 2013-02-15 17:04:55
An amazing action score.

If you listen to Secure, especially the part 02:00 to 02:30, you'll hear the True Romance's main theme (You're So Cool).

By the way Hans is not the composer of You're So Cool, it's the theme for Badlands.


Hybrid Soldier2013-02-15 17:14:31
It's not...

It's extremely inspired by it, but it's not.


El Baradei2013-02-15 17:16:00
Okay, extremely... that's what I said.


matthew2013-02-16 12:11:40
and Ambrose theme in Mission Impossible 2 was inspired by Tony's theme from Scarface.


Zimson2017-11-08 23:10:48
I think the word is hommage. Same goes for the Gladiator Waltz.

Bayhem reply Replies: 5 || 2017-11-08 16:06:58
It's been a while since I've seen Scream 2, but I clearly remember that, for whatever strange reason, Marco Beltrami and Wes Craven decided to use the Deakins theme from the Broken Arrow score as the intro theme for Dewey.

Do you guys remember that? Remember the scene?

I still wonder why they decided to do it. It's incredibly rare to have the exact same track in two completely different movies. Hell, come to think of it, this might be the only case.....


James2017-11-08 16:22:19
It's not that unusual. It was a ripoff. The director was in love with the theme.


George2017-11-08 16:56:02
I’m also fairly certain Marco hated having to rip-off the temp music and almost got in a lot of trouble for calling the director out on it


Hybrid Soldier2017-11-08 17:53:15
Yeah Marco complained about it and got in trouble with no other than Harvey Weinstein !


Edmund Meinerts2017-11-08 19:25:21
So ahead of the times, Beltrami.


Mike (OTM)2017-11-08 22:29:06
Bayhem, I know Paul Greengrass used "The End" by John Powell from United 93 in Captain Phillips. So there's one more case.

Dimitris Krommidas reply Replies: 0 || 2015-08-08 12:03:07
Glad to have this one too!
Classic.

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2014-07-29 20:48:19
these credits new?

Hispano reply Replies: 1 || 2014-02-13 00:28:59
Brothers and Secure are that in Scream 2.


Agog2014-02-13 17:24:10
Captain Obvious to the rescue!

Haider reply Replies: 0 || 2009-07-21 00:00:00
The BESTof the BEST

Mikel Carmona S.i.W ( from Spain) reply Replies: 0 || 2008-03-17 00:00:00
I live this soundtrack

Junior reply Replies: 0 || 2007-09-09 00:00:00
Great Soundtrack

Suicune reply Replies: 0 || 2006-12-19 00:00:00
One of the best action movie soundtracks. I coul listen to it every time without getting bored. The main theme is simply awesome.

David reply Replies: 0 || 2006-11-17 00:00:00
Great Soundtrack

bosco reply Replies: 0 || 2006-08-26 00:00:00
the best website ever with film-soundtracks

Uri reply Replies: 0 || 2006-02-07 00:00:00
Herr Zimmer ich liebe ihre musik sehr. Sieser soundtrack ist perfekt. Der track 8 ist einfach genial! Ich habe fast alle ihre soundtracks und kann es kaum noch erwarten bis neue auf den Markt kommen wie z.b. Der Davinci Kode und Pirates of the caribbean teil 2. Sie sind einfach genial. Weiter so Herr Zimmer!!!

Qkel6 reply Replies: 0 || 2005-10-13 00:00:00
Tudd ez a hansy gyerek.

Éric reply Replies: 0 || 2005-08-26 00:00:00
The.
Most.
Awesome.
Film.
Soundtrack.
Ever.

Mixes elements from so many different musical styles, to create this impressive, intimidating, enticing, .... simply undescribable atmosphere.

herdim reply Replies: 0 || 2005-05-28 00:00:00
Du Grand Hans Zimmer qui commence des le debut avec les excellent Brothers-Secure puis nous emmene avec l'action pure dans les trés reussis Mine, Nuke et Hammerhead

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