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Jim Carrey voiced the character of Scrooge in this animated retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel, directed by Robert Zemeckis. The film's score is written by Alan Silvestri, best known for his scores for Forrest Gump and The Polar Express. The soundtrack also features the Bocelli track 'God Bless Us Everyone'.
Director James Cameron teamed up with composer James Horner once again on the soundtrack to this epic sci-fi 3D adventure.
The much-anticipated adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s classic children’s story which follows Max's adventures, Where the Wild Things Are featured a delicate and emotional score by Carter Burwell.
Wes Anderson's stop-motion animation of the best-selling children's book by Roald Dahl starred the vocal talents of George Clooney, Meryl Streep, and Bill Murray, and a fun score by Alexandre Desplat.
Newcomer Mark Bradshaw made his feature film score debut on Jane Campion's Oscar-tipped film, about the romance between 19th-century poet John Keats and girl next door Fanny Brawne.
Composer Charlie Mole created a haunting film score for the film adaptation of Oscar Wilde's gothic tale 'The Picture of Dorian Gray'.
Composing duo Marco Beltrami and Buck Sanders created a leftfield ambient score for Katheryn Bigelow's Iraq war drama, The Hurt Locker.
Dickon Hinchliffe's light and playful piano-based score was the perfect accompaniment to this touching romantic drama starring Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson.
Ilan Eshkeri film score draws on classical works by Strauss for this biopic about the early years of Queen Victoria's reign.
Mychael Danna's orchestral score uses several different instrumental accents as motifs to convey the time-travelling romance in this film based on the novel by Audrey Niffenegger.
Following on the success of previous Pixar animation scores (The Incredibles and Ratatouille), Michael Giacchino serves up a jaunty score for the studio's 2009 release.
Longtime Coen brothers collaborator Carter Burwell gets a second nomination in the Film Awards.
It's been a busy year for composer Alexandre Desplat. His score for the Nora Ephron flick Julie & Julia was the first of six films released in 2009.
Deborah Lurie, best known for her work as a producer and arranger of pop and rock records, provided the score to this animated fantasy film directed by Shane Acker and produced by Tim Burton.
Award-winning film composer Hans Zimmer opted for a low-tech film score featuring banjos, violins and an out of tune piano for Guy Ritchie's film about the London-based Victorian sleuth.
Composer Alex Heffes score to this critically acclaimed thriller featured a collaboration with British rock producer Flood.
Composers Harald Kloser and Thomas Wander do an excellent job illustrating the destruction of Earth in this apocalyptic disaster movie.
Nicholas Hooper's score for 'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince', has already been nominated for best movie score at the GRAMMY Awards.
Mychael Danna scores the mostly pop-influenced soundtrack about a fated summer romance.