Quiz: Can you guess the movie from the soundtrack?

19 March 2018, 16:20

Do you know your John Williams from your Hans Zimmer? Time to see just how much you know about movie music.

We all love film music, whether it’s the epic scores of John Williams or the minimalist arthouse sound of Michael Nyman - but can you tell a film just from listening to the soundtrack?

Simply listen to each excerpt and tell us which film you think it’s from. We’ll warn you now: some of them are a bit fiendish… 

And if movie music is your bag, you'll love our new book, Saturday Night at the Movies. Written by Classic FM's Executive Producer, Jennifer Nelson, this book explores the sometimes harmonious, sometime fraught partnerships between directors and composers – from Williams and Spielberg to Herrmann and Hitchcock. 

Find out more and order your copy now >