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Top 10 Underrated Instrumental Film Scores

Thomas Newman? like his oscar-nominated score from "The Shawshank Redemption"
What about Jerry Goldsmith? James Newton Howard?
Alan Menken is the most underrated film composer. Kind of unrelated but just saying.
The Game
Most of these points are from animations, so why not rename it animation instrumental film scores
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Top 10 Underrated Film Scores (Original Scores Only)

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    1Danny Elfman - Edward Scissorhands (1990)
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  • 2Joe Hisaishi - Spirited Away (2001)
  • 3Vangelis - Blade Runner (1982)
  • 4John Williams - Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
  • 5Jonny Greenwood - There Will Be Blood (2007)
  • 6Michael Giacchino - The Incredibles suggested byLvetto
  • 7Trevor Jones - The Dark Crystal (1982)
  • 8Ennio Morricone - Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
    The closing tune is excellent. Overall more robust than any of his other scores.
  • 9Jerry Goldsmith - The Secret of Nimh (1982)
  • 10Nino Rota - 8½ (1963)
  • 11Georges Delerue - Day for Night (1973)
  • 12Zbigniew Preisner - The Three Colors Trilogy (1993, 1994)
  • 13Hans Zimmer - Spirit, Stallion of Cimarron (2002) suggested byCélia De Clercq
  • 14Thomas Newman - Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events suggested by94ejack
  • 15Karen O - Where the Wild Things Are suggested byDylanthemole
  • 16James Horner - Balto suggested byTudor Baltoiu
  • 17Wendy Carlos-Tron suggested bydarkhelmetservo
  • 18John Powell - Robots suggested by94ejack
  • 19Hans Zimmer/John Powell - Kung Fu Panda suggested byOblivion4Lcf
  • 20Thomas Newman - Scent of A Woman suggested by94ejack
  • 21Hans Zimmer - Beyond Rangoon suggested byTudor Baltoiu
  • 22James Horner - The New World suggested byTudor Baltoiu
  • 23Nubuo Uematsu Final Fantasy VII/Advent Children suggested byOblivion4Lcf
  • 24Alan Menken- The Hunfhback of Notre Dame suggested byScotty Arbour
  • 25Ennio Morricone - The Legend of 1900 suggested byOblivion4Lcf
  • 26Michael Nyman - The Piano suggested byOblivion4Lcf
  • 27Shigeru Umebayashi - Huo Yuanjia(Fearless) suggested byOblivion4Lcf
  • 28Tan Dun - Hero suggested byOblivion4Lcf
  • 29Tar%u014D Iwashiro - Red Cliff suggested byOblivion4Lcf
  • 30Susumu Hirasawa- Paprika and Millennium Actress suggested byDrew Planas
  • 31Hans Zimmer- Muppet Treasure Island suggested byDrew Planas
  • 32Elliot Goldenthal- Batman Forever suggested byDaniel Attrell
    The Movie wasn't that good, but I like the song
  • 33Hans Zimmer- Megamind suggested byJack Walrath
    Roxanne's theme is superb.
  • 34Toshiyuki Honda- Metropolis (Anime) suggested byJack Walrath
    Greatly underrated, his jazz-inspired score is excellent.
  • 35Michael Giacchio - Up suggested byjskpixara113@gmail.c
  • 36James Horner- Glory suggested byScotty Arbour
  • 37Stephen Rennicks- Room suggested byDrew Planas
    Room - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack" (21 tracks; 42 min.) opens with "Opening", a very subtle piano-fronted piece, setting the tone for the music. Brie Larson's character signs "Big Rock Candy Mountain" to her 5 year old son as he goes to sleep in Room. "Wardrobe" and "Out of Wardrobe" are more beautiful and gentle piano-fronted pieces. When
  • 38Cliff Martinez- Drive suggested byDrew Planas
    Martinez's score works like a patient, engaging ambient record with a dramatic arc that works independently of the film. Keyboards plink back and forth like turn signals and human heartbeats, with atmospheres that hang in the air like ghosted taillight streaks. As things get grittier onscreen, so does the music, with industrial grindings and craggy
  • 39Toshihiko Sahashi- Ultraman Tiga & Ultraman Daina & Ultraman Gaia: Ch jik no daikessen suggested byDrew Planas
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A7EfqTVy8gQ
  • 40Ilan Eshkeri- Shaun The Sheep Movie suggested byDrew Planas
  • 41Bruno Coulais- Song Of The Sea suggested byDrew Planas
  • 42Michael Brook- Brooklyn suggested byDrew Planas
  • 43Joe Hisaishi- The Tale of The Princess Kaguya suggested byDrew Planas
  • 44Toru Takemitsu- Ran suggested byDrew Planas

Top 10 Underrated Film Scores of All Time

Top 10 Underrated Film Scores

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    1Spider-Man Theme
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  • 2Halloween Theme
  • 3The Bourne Supremacy Theme
  • 4Saw Theme
  • 5Sunshine Theme

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