NewsHans' BiographyTeam (Present & Past)DiscographyMediaArchivesJukeboxFan CoversAbout/Feedback
 SEARCH
 

 FAN COMMENTS
:(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! :D
Where 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!
Latest

Please install Flash®
and turn on Javascript.


Rate those CD:
Top 50





 Justin Burnett
Website Facebook    Media  
Top CD:

 2015

  Re-Kill (Composer)

  Blackhat (Additional Music)

  Metal Gear Solid V - The Phantom Pain (VG) (Composer)

  KPM - Psychological Drama (Production Music) (Co-Composer)


 2014

  The Equalizer (Additional Music)

  No Good Deed (Additional Music)

  Roadkill (Short Film) (Composer)

  KPM - Superheroes (Production Music) (Co-Composer)

  KPM - Tension Suspension (Production Music) (Co-Composer)


 2013

  The Call (Additional Music)

  Crave (Composer)

  Java Heat (Composer)

  Anniversario (Short Film) (Composer)

  Gateway (Composer)


 2012

  Unit 13 (VG) (Composer)

  KPM - Big Screen - Disasters And Aftermath (Production Music) (Co-Composer)


 2011

  Cowboys & Aliens (Additional Music)


 2010

  Twelve (Additional Music)

  Unstoppable (Additional Music)

  The Town (Additional Music Programmer)


 2009

  The Taking Of Pelham 123 (Additional Music Programmer)

  Slaughter (Composer)

  The Bleeding (Composer)

  Iron Cross (Composer)


 2008

  Metal Gear Solid 4 - Guns Of The Patriots (VG) (Additional Music)

  Ring Of Death (TV) (Composer)


 2007

  The Gray Man (Composer)

  The Kill Point (TV Series) (Composer)

  Syphon Filter - Logan's Shadow (VG) (Composer)


 2006

  I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer (V) (Composer)

  SOCOM U.S. Navy SEALs - Fireteam Bravo 2 (VG) (Composer)

  10.5 - Apocalypse (TV) (Additional Music)


 2005

  Venice Underground (Composer)

  An American Haunting (Composer)


 2004

  Man On Fire (Additional Music)

  Metal Gear Solid 3 - Snake Eater (VG) (Additional Music)

  Sunflower (Composer)


 2003

  Passionada (Additional Music)

  Veronica Guerin (Additional Music)


 2002

  Phone Booth (Music Programmer)


 2001

  Band Of Brother (TV Series) Promotional Trailer (Composer)

  Manhattan Midnight (Trailer) (Composer)

  Metal Gear Solid 2 - Sons Of Liberty (VG) (Additional Music)

  Spy Game (Additional Arrangements)


 2000

  Dungeons & Dragons (Composer)

  Justin Burnett Film Music (Composer)

  Red Planet (Trailer) (Composer)

  SportsCentury: The Century's Greatest Atheletes (TV Series) (Technical Score Advisor)

  Die Motorrad-Cops - Hart Am Limit (TV series) (Composer)

  Gladiator (Technical Score Advisor)

  The Road To El Dorado (Additional Music)


 1999

  A.W.O.L. (Composer)

  Dragon Tales (TV Series) (Additional Music)

  Fight Club (Additional Music)

  Golf Lessons (Composer)

  Rescue 77 (TV Series) (Composer)


 1998

  Drive (Short Film) (Composer)

  Possums (Composer)

  Armageddon (Assistant To Composer)

  The Thin Red Line (Technical Score Advisor)

  The Prince Of Egypt (Assistant to Hans ZIMMER)


 1997

  Face/Off (Technical Support)

  As Good As It Gets (Assistant to Hans ZIMMER)

  The Peacemaker (Assistant to Hans ZIMMER)


 1996

  The Preacher's Wife (Assistant to Hans ZIMMER)

  Broken Arrow (Assistant to Hans ZIMMER)

  The Rock (Assistant to Hans ZIMMER)

  The Fan (Assistant to Hans ZIMMER)


 No date specified

  KPM Library - Extreme Impact (Composer)


 HANS-ZIMMER.com© 2001-2018 OST 
Justin Burnett