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When the credits roll on a wickedly smart action movie and the first thing on our minds is “Where can I get the soundtrack to this?" you can bet the film was scored by Hans Zimmer. His hypnotic, circling, four-chord groups build into whirlwinds of intensity on the eerie "Radical Notion" and the hyperkinetic "Mombasa." Listen for appearances by Smiths vet Johnny Marr, as his guitar cuts a viscerally emotive streak through the symphonic epic "Time."

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One piece of the best movie ever.

Personally, I thought Inception was the best movie ever. A movie cannot be great if all it's parts don't come together, and in this case they all did, including the music. Masterful; Hanz Zimmer you are my hero.

Hans, you did it again

Immediately the dark tones of the most recent "Dark Knight" can be heard from the first song. That contagious beat has followed me around from the moment I first heard it. Each and every one of these songs offers something new with a touch of something old. If you're already a Zimmer fan, I don't have to convince you. For those of you who are not, this may be a great way to delve into soundtrack scores.

Hans, of course...

"Time" is seriously haunting and hypnotic.


Born: September 12, 1957 in Frankfurt, Germany

Genre: Soundtrack

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

One of the most prolific film composers of the late 20th and early 21st centuries, Hans Zimmer was born September 12, 1957 in Frankfurt, Germany; after relocating to London as a teen, he later wrote advertising jingles for Air-Edel Associates, and in 1980 collaborated with the Buggles on their LP The Age of Plastic and its accompanying hit "Video Killed the Radio Star." A stint with Ultravox followed before Zimmer next surfaced with the Italian avant-garde group Krisma; he then formed a partnership...
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