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  1. 'The Last Face': Cannes Review

    4:17 am 5/20/2016

    Sean Penn directs Charlize Theron and Javier Bardem in this drama about international aid workers struggling to sustain a romantic relationship in war-ravaged Africa.Read more

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  2. Composer Hans Zimmer Says He Has "Retired" From Superhero Movies

    10:54 am 3/31/2016

    Working on 'Batman v. Superman' was "very hard for me to do," the composer admits in a British TV interview.Read more

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  3. Doppler Labs Introduces "Bionic Ears" That Can Control Live Sound Experience

    5:00 am 6/2/2015

    The Here Active Listening System was developed with some help from Hans Zimmer and Quincy Jones.Read more

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  4. 'Braaams' for Beginners: How a Horn Sound Ate Hollywood

    9:00 am 5/5/2015

    More than one composer lays claim to the ubiquitous effect used in action trailers. Says one music supervisor: "It's a very, very, very touchy subject."Read more

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  5. Inside 'Score': Fundraised Doc on Scoring Exposes Hans Zimmer's Creative Fears (Video)

    3:31 pm 3/12/2015

    Matt Schrader's doc, currently fundraising on Kickstarter, has Danny Elfman, Patrick Doyle, Henry Jackman, Antonio Sanchez, Howard Shore and Christophe Beck and more on board.Read more

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  6. Oscars 2015: 'The Grand Budapest' Hotel Wins Best Original Score

    12:56 pm 2/16/2015

    Julie Andrews presented the award to composer Alexandre Desplat.Read more

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  7. Oscars: Why Composers Went the "Traditional" Route With Best Score Nominees

    10:30 am 2/12/2015

    This year's nominated score are full of traditional orchestras and "bow and blow" ensembles playing acoustic instruments — even in outer space — as their composers blended old sounds with new technology.Read more

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  8. '12 Years a Slave' Draws Copyright Lawsuit Over Hans Zimmer Soundtrack

    11:31 am 1/26/2015

    Composer Richard Friedman demands an injunction over the Oscar-winning film.Read more

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  9. Hans Zimmer Addresses the Sound Controversy on 'Interstellar'

    9:00 am 12/23/2014

    "Richard King, our sound designer, Alex Gibson, our music editor, Chris -- we are all in this together," says ZimmerRead more

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  10. Full Uncensored Composer Roundtable

    9:00 am 12/23/2014

    Marco Beltrami (The Homesman), Danny Elfman (Big Eyes), John Powell (How to Train Your Dragon 2), Trent Reznor (Gone Girl), and Hans Zimmer (Interstellar) join THR's International news editor Kevin Cassidy to discuss their awards-worthy films.Read more

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