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 TitleYear Composer(s)FRVR VTCTRD  TRDates Notes
10,000 BC2008Harald Kloser, Thomas Wanker, Thomas Schobel***2.871563|||1,67311/10
American Gangster2007Marc Streitenfeld****3.08960||1,83604/11
Body of Lies2008Marc Streitenfeld**2.273022|1,28310/08
Bolt2008John Powell***3.054612||1,05611/08
The Bucket List2007Marc Shaiman***3.011100||1,84710/10
Burn After Reading2008Carter Burwell***2.78730||1,87408/11
Changeling2008Clint Eastwood**2.304575||1,22611/08
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian2008Harry Gregson-Williams****3.748117|||77605/08
City of Ember2008Andrew Lockington****3.401252||1,72507/13
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button2008Alexandre Desplat***3.3796317||72112/08
The Dark Knight2008Hans Zimmer, James Newton Howard, Lorne Balfe**2.715,203133||||17807/08 - 04/10multiple albums
The Day the Earth Stood Still2008Tyler Bates**1.803461||1,37412/08
Defiance2008James Newton Howard****3.631,0725||66212/08
Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!2008John Powell, Various***2.974196||1,00704/08
The Duchess2008Rachel Portman***3.243702||1,17910/08
Eagle Eye2008Brian Tyler***3.034355||1,12810/08
The Express2008Mark Isham***3.153710||1,48210/08
The Forbidden Kingdom2008David Buckley****3.372082||1,79602/12
Frost/Nixon2008Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe****3.383346||1,18812/08
The Golden Compass2007Alexandre Desplat****3.527818||||74402/08
Hancock2008John Powell, Various***3.074034||92707/08
The Happening2008James Newton Howard***3.301,2593||81206/08
Hellboy II: The Golden Army2008Danny Elfman****3.5963414||74507/08
I Am Legend2007James Newton Howard****3.595070|||1,45005/10
Igor2008Patrick Doyle****3.351890||1,63209/09
The Incredible Hulk2008Craig Armstrong****3.344739|||79107/08
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull2008John Williams****3.711,62824||||46005/08 - 12/08all albums
Iron Man2008Ramin Djawadi, Various*1.8981324||61605/08
Journey to the Center of the Earth2008Andrew Lockington****3.463016|||1,20702/09
Jumper2008John Powell***2.621240|||1,85708/11
Kung Fu Panda2008Hans Zimmer, John Powell, Henry Jackman***3.301,0752||66106/08
Leatherheads2008Randy Newman***3.203154|1,40004/08
The Life Before Her Eyes2008James Horner**2.944831||1,02104/08
Milk2008Danny Elfman***3.184424||1,19212/08
The Mist2007Mark Isham**2.33781||1,85411/10
Nim's Island2008Patrick Doyle***3.243453||1,09604/08
Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea2008Joe Hisaishi****3.452541||1,03202/09multiple albums
Quantum of Solace2008David Arnold***3.241,0028|||||74311/08
Rambo2008Brian Tyler***3.101820|||1,64703/11all albums
Sex and the City2008Aaron Zigman***2.65660||1,93408/11
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 22008Rachel Portman***2.901160||1,89209/09
Slumdog Millionaire2008A.R. Rahman***2.221,3104|||66401/09
Speed Racer2008Michael Giacchino***2.923111||1,21506/08
The Spiderwick Chronicles2008James Horner****3.3878920|||49001/08
Standard Operating Procedure2008Danny Elfman***3.262560||1,66009/09
Star Wars: The Clone Wars2008Kevin Kiner**2.1394822|||78808/08
Tropic Thunder2008Theodore Shapiro***3.011200||1,89312/10
Twilight2008Carter Burwell**2.747778||85612/08
Untraceable2008Christopher Young***3.011211||1,86104/10
Valkyrie2008John Ottman***3.225068||92912/08
Vantage Point2008Atli Örvarsson, Various**2.67721||1,91101/12
WALL·E2008Thomas Newman, Peter Gabriel***3.1894718||44406/08
Wanted2008Danny Elfman****3.514365|||1,37709/09
The X-Files: I Want to Believe2008Mark Snow***2.803952||1,58208/08
 TitleYear Composer(s)FRVR VTCTRD  TRDates Notes
The Accidental Tourist1988John Williams**3.123128|70006/98 - 02/10re-issue
Alvin and the Chipmunks2007Christopher Lennertz***2.62810||1,85210/10limited
Baby: Secret of the Lost Legend1985Jerry Goldsmith***3.162143||1,55707/09 - 06/18limited
The Boys from Brazil1978Jerry Goldsmith****3.432121||1,38007/09limited, expanded
The Dark Knight2008Hans Zimmer, James Newton Howard, Lorne Balfe*2.715,203133||||17807/08 - 04/10expanded
In Too Deep1999Christopher Young****2.635970|||1,21010/99 - 05/08promotional
The Incredible Hulk (TV)1978Joe Harnell***2.906420||20711/99 - 06/18multiple albums
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull2008John Williams****3.711,62824||||46005/08 - 12/08re-issue set
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade1989John Williams****3.964,70818|||8408/97 - 12/08expanded set
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom1984John Williams*****3.931,0984|||66508/09expanded set
The Journey of Natty Gann1985Elmer Bernstein***3.351300|||1,52608/09rejected score, limited set
Last Embrace1981Miklós Rózsa***3.441471|||1,23306/97 - 07/11limited, expanded
The Legend of Butch & Sundance (TV)2004Basil Poledouris****3.22791||1,78509/09limited
Lost (TV)2004Michael Giacchino***3.756068|||||1,24910/10all albums
Masters of the Universe1987Bill Conti**3.064546|||43003/97 - 09/20expanded
The Matrix1999Don Davis***2.9120,370288|||2306/99 - 01/09limited, expanded
Meet the Spartans2008Christopher Lennertz****3.2219410||1,09502/09promotional
The Nightmare Before Christmas1993Danny Elfman**4.0015,194315||||1409/96 - 05/11cover versions
Not Without My Daughter1991Jerry Goldsmith**2.712941||70506/98 - 07/09limited
Raiders of the Lost Ark1981John Williams*****4.296,3635|||||5909/96 - 12/08expanded set
Robin and Marian1976John Barry, Richard Shores***3.266271||1,09707/03 - 03/09limited, expanded
Solaris2002Cliff Martinez**3.012871||1,66612/09 - 01/11re-issue
Species1995Christopher Young***3.013035||43303/98 - 07/09limited, expanded
Superman1978John Williams*****4.214,04542||||2711/98 - 10/19expanded, limited
Under Fire1983Jerry Goldsmith*****4.141,0397|||42908/97 - 09/08re-issue
WarGames1983Arthur B. Rubinstein***3.03702|||1,59908/11 - 09/20limited
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