Posts tagged Hans Zimmer
Warner Bros. has released 15 sample tracks from The Dark Knight Rises from composer Hans Zimmer. You might have noticed that James Newton Howard isn’t attached as composer. According to The Film Stage, he opted out due to the established chemistry between director Christopher Nolan and Hans Zimmer More >
A Dark Knight fan was able to discover a piece of music from a 1983 musical called Edith at Marcel that sounded similar to the score from The Dark Knight with Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard scoring. Did Zimmer and Howard get inspiration from this? You be the judge.
Bollywood has been really upping their production value on their action films. Last year, Enthrian was the most expensive Indian movie ever made and it is now the highest grossing Indian movie of all-time. If you haven’t seen it, I strongly suggest you check it out and see that James Brown is in More >
So Hans Zimmer, composer extraordinaire, is helping compose the score for Crysis 2. You can hear his score when playing the multiplayer online demo available now, or by getting the game on March 22, 2011.
The soundtrack is available on iTunes and Amazon on March 22nd. If you can’t wait, you can More >
The Hollywood Reporter had a chance to talk to Hans Zimmer, and Zimmer squashes the rumor that he is composing the score for Zack Snyder’s Superman. He also mentions that he’s never met Zack Snyder. The internet rumor was able to spread wildly because his publicist, Ronni Chasen, was murdered More >
Update: The Hollywood Reporter talked to Hans Zimmer and this is what he had to say about the whole Superman situation:
You know, it’s like some dirty quote taken out of context. Let’s just be absolutely straight here: I have never in my life met Zack Snyder. I think I need to give him a ring. But More >