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    Hans Zimmer May Return To Score 'Batman Vs. Superman' After All

    "Quite honestly, I’ve gotta sit down with Zack [Snyder] and have a chat with him about what he’s trying to do because what I don’t want to do is go back to that well," Hans Zimmer said last fall, when asked if would return to score "Batman Vs. Superman." "It’s a different Batman; Christian Bale and ...

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    Hans Zimmer: "Filmmaking Is Collaborative, Why Does It Need To Stop When It Comes To Music?"

    Hans Zimmer is one of the most in demand composers at the moment, and with that busy schedule, he's called in collaborators to help bring his work to life. The forthcoming "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" score will feature Zimmer working alongside Pharrell Williams, Johnny Marr, Junkie XL, Andrew Kawczyn...

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    How Does Hans Zimmer Do It? Hack or Genius? "I am still an architect"

    Hans Zimmer: "I am still an architect. Authorship seems to be more difficult for other people. My head runs over with ideas. I can't sleep at night, I get home and get another idea, I go back to studio and do it. I am surrounded by brilliant musicians. It's a give and take, constantly. The original ...

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    2-Disc Soundtrack Tracklist Revealed For 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'

    As witnessed with both “Qui-Gon’s Funeral” and just recently with a certain track in “Captain America: The Winter Soldier," soundtrack listings can spell a film out before its release or simply obscure its plotline further. Comic book adaptations have to be on the ball in this regard, and even thoug...

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    Watch: New Clip From 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Plus Soundtrack Will Include Pharrell, Alicia Keys & More

    Another day and Sony’s marketing campaign continues to assault your senses despite “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” release date being nearly two months away. For fans that means a new action-packed clip from the film and our first taste of the film’s soundtrack.

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    Marc Webb Originally Didn’t Want To Make ‘Amazing Spider-Man,’ Addresses Villain Overkill Concerns For The Sequel

    SXSW: In the vaults from indie-filmmaker to tentpole blockbusting director, Marc Webb took one of the biggest jumps in recent memory. He started his feature-length filmmaking career with 2009’s inventive and quirky “(500) Days Of Summer” and then made the quantum leap to “The Amazing Spider-Man.”

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    Watch: 45-Minute Roundtable With Composers Hans Zimmer, Steven Price, Alan Silvestri & More

    Looking for something to keep you occupied that isn't the umpteenth rerun of "It's A Wonderful Life" or a marathon on "Pawn Stars"? Spend 45-minutes with some of the people who provided some of the most memorable movie music of year.

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    The 15 Best Film Scores Of 2013

    Even as frequent soundtrack-listeners, it's only at the end of the year when we come to take stock of the various scores that have passed through our ear canals over the previous twelve months that it's possible to get a measure of the state of composition for film. Which is to say that, having spen...

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    Oscars: Can Karen O & 'Short Term 12' Beat Disney's 'Frozen' In The Music Categories?

    This week sees the arrival of Disney's "Frozen," the studio's most acclaimed film in years. It's also a serious throwback to the studio's animated musicals of the late 1980s and 1990s, a full-on songfest with multiple numbers of Broadway quality, and that's useful for our purposes, because this week...

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    Hans Zimmer Feels "Horrible" When His 'Inception' BRAMMS Are Used In Movie Trailers

    Once Hollywood finds a motif they like for movie trailers, they stick with it. Clint Mansell's "Lux Æterna" from "Requiem for a Dream" and John Murphy's "Sunshine (Adagio in D Minor)" are just a couple of score pieces that seem to get trotted out every couple months for yet another piece of advertis...

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