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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)

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The Soundtrack to end all Soundtracks

This is by far the most moving, prolific, movie soundtrack ever! Each song is better than the last and will leave you craving to pull out your dvds and watch the movie again.


I cannot believe how well written this soundtrack is, it goes through such emotions and it makes your hair stick up on end. I love Into the West its one of my favourite songs. Congratulations, this is an amazing soundtrack, I love it.

Excellent Music!

Wonderful music that evokes varied emotions when listening. Never grow tired of it.


Born: October 18, 1946 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Genre: Soundtrack

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Howard Shore has composed the scores for over 50 films, including The Silence of the Lambs, Philadelphia, After Hours, Seven, and both the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies. His collaborations with David Cronenberg have resulted in scores for the films The Brood, Scanners, Videodrome, The Fly, Dead Ringers, Naked Lunch, M. Butterfly, and Crash, spanning a nearly 20-year period by the year 2001. Shore's formal education came at the Berklee School of Music in Boston. From 1969-1972 he recorded...
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