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James Newton Howard

James Newton Howard [24]


Born:June 9, 1951 (70)
Filmography Rating:7.28 / 10
IMDB Rating:7.00 / 10
Amazon Rating:4.25 / 5
Rotten Tomatoes Rating:71.77%
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List of Titles and Roles/Jobs:
Pretty Woman [1990](39) => Composer
King Ralph [1991](40) => Composer
The Fugitive [1993](42) => Composer
Dave [1993](42) => Composer
Junior [1994](43) => Composer
French Kiss [1995](44) => Composer
Space Jam [1996](45) => Composer
The Sixth Sense [1999](48) => Composer
Runaway Bride [1999](48) => Composer
Unbreakable [2000](49) => Composer
Atlantis: The Lost Empire [2001](50) => Composer
Signs [2002](51) => Composer
The Village [2004](53) => Composer
King Kong [2005](54) => Composer
Batman Begins [2005](54) => Composer
The Dark Knight [2008](57) => Composer
Green Lantern [2011](60) => Composer
The Hunger Games [2012](61) => Composer
The Bourne Legacy [2012](61) => Composer
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire [2013](62) => Composer
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 [2014](63) => Composer
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 [2015](64) => Composer
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them [2016](65) => Composer
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald [2018](67) => Composer

Trivia that mentions this person:
King Kong [2005]
  • Howard Shore had written and recorded much of the score for this film, but shortly before release, he departed from the project. Peter Jackson stated that because of "differing creative aspirations" between the two of them, they both thought it best for Shore to be replaced by James Newton Howard, who was given less than two months to write and record a new score for the entire film.
    Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle [2017]
  • James Newton Howard was originally announced as the film's composer, but had to leave due to schedule conflicts.