AxisU asked in Entertainment & MusicMovies · 1 decade ago

style of music similiar to John powell's scores in the Bourne trilogy movies ?

John powell wrote the scores for the Bourne movies. are there any other scorers or composers who have that similiar style, else where can i get more of john powell's music. i just cant get enough of it right now


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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    In addition to the Bourne films, John Powell also composed such films as Face/Off, Antz, Chicken Run, Shrek, Rat Race, The Italian Job, Paycheck, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, the Ice Age sequels, United 93, X-Men: The Last Stand, Happy Feet, Jumper, King Fu Panda, Hancock, and Bolt. You should be able to find the soundtracks for all of them at

    As for composers with similar styles, some say the music of Hanz Zimmer and Harry Gregson-Williams have some similarities in their composition. Having heard them all, I have to say that there are definitely similarities, though I am by no means an expert. Of course, the reason for the similarities is probably because both Powell and Gregson-Williams were both trained by Zimmer. :)

    Hope this helps!

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