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Alan Silvestri

Biography

Completed composer and conductor known for his masterful movie and television scores. His ratings for “Predator” from 1987 and “Predator 2” from 1990 had been regraded as sterling types of how to compose music to use it and science-fiction films. He started his profession by composing music for 109 from the 139 shows of “Potato chips” from 1977 until 1983. He also have scored one bout of “T.J. Hooker,” three shows of “Starsky & Hutch,” five shows of “Manimals,” as well as for “Tales from the Crypt” seven shows. He was nominated for Academy Honours for his ratings to “Forrest Gump” from 1994 and “The Polar Express” from 2004. He grew up in Teaneck, NJ. He wedded Sandra Silvestri in 1978. He often collaborated with movie director Robert Zemeckis, credit scoring his 1984 film “Romancing the Rock,” his “Back again to the near future” trilogy, 1988’s “Who Framed Roger Rabbit,” and many more.

Quick Facts


Full Name Alan Silvestri
Date Of Birth March 26, 1950
Place Of Birth New York City, NY
Profession Composer
Education Teaneck High School, Berklee College of Music, Forrest Gump Suite, 1.21 Gigawatts!!!, Captain America March
Nationality American
Spouse Sandra Silvestri
Children Joey Silvestri, Alexandra Silvestri, Forrest Gump Suite, 1.21 Gigawatts!!!, Captain America March
Awards Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media, Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Composition, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition - Series (Original Dramatic Score), Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Main Title Theme Music, ASCAP Film and Television Music Award for Top Box Office Films, Forrest Gump Suite, 1.21 Gigawatts!!!, Captain America March
Nominations Academy Award for Best Original Music Score, Academy Award for Best Original Song, Saturn Award for Best Music, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Annie Award for Music in a Feature Production, Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance, Satellite Award for Best Original Song, Forrest Gump Suite, 1.21 Gigawatts!!!, Captain America March
Movies Forrest Gump, Back to the Future, The Avengers, The Polar Express, Allied, Back to the Future Part II, Cast Away, Predator, Back to the Future Part III, Captain America: The First Avenger, Van Helsing, The Walk, The Croods, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, The Mummy Returns, Lilo & Stitch, Night at the Museum, A Christmas Carol, Romancing the Stone, Beowulf, The Bodyguard, Predator 2, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, Flight, The A-Team, Avengers: Infinity War, The Delta Force, The Abyss, The Parent Trap, Death Becomes Her, Stuart Little, Contact, Judge Dredd, G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, Father of the Bride, Practical Magic, Red 2, Maid in Manhattan, What Lies Beneath, Overboard, What Women Want, Flight of the Navigator, Serendipity, MouseHunt, The Quick and the Dead, Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life, Stuart Little 2, The Wild, Blown Away, Back in Time
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#Fact
1Was nominated for Film Composer of the Year in 2004 by the International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA).
2During the late 60s Silvestri went on the road as a guitarist with the band Wayne Cochran and the CC Riders.
3He was originally hired to score Mission: Impossible (1996) and had written roughly twenty-three minutes of music before he was replaced by Danny Elfman. Bootleg copies of his Mission: Impossible (1996) score are in circulation.
4Attended Berklee College of Music in Boston.
5Is involved in the organization Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, because his son Joey suffers from diabetes. His wife Sandra Silvestri is also involved in the organization.
6Lives in Carmel, Northern California.


Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Outrageous Fortune1987
Critical Condition1987
No Mercy1986
Amazing Stories1986TV Series 1 episode
Flight of the Navigator1986
American Anthem1986
The Delta Force1986
The Clan of the Cave Bear1986
Summer Rental1985
Back to the Future1985
Cat's Eye1985
Fandango1985
How Did You Get In? We Didn't See You Leave1984
Romancing the Stone1984
Manimal1983TV Series 5 episodes
T.J. Hooker1983TV Series 1 episode
CHiPs1978-1983TV Series 25 episodes
Tiger Man1983as Alan Sylvestri
Starsky and Hutch1978-1979TV Series 3 episodes
The Fifth Floor1978
The Amazing Dobermans1976
Las Vegas Lady1975
The Doberman Gang1972
Untitled Avengers Movie2019pre-production
Avengers: Infinity War2018pre-production
The Croods 22018pre-production
Allied2016completed
Back to the Future: Doc Brown Saves the World2015Video short
The Walk2015/II
Night at the Museum 32014
Super Mario Bros: This Ain't No Video Game2014Video documentary
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey2014TV Mini-Series documentary 13 episodes
RED 22013
The Croods2013
Flight2012/I
The Avengers2012
WordGirl2012TV Series 1 episode
The Pointless Hunt2011Short archival music
Captain America: The First Avenger2011
The A-Team2010
A Christmas Carol2009
G.I. Joe: The Invasion of Cobra Island2009Short
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra2009music composed by
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian2009
Beowulf2007
Night at the Museum2006
The Wild2006
The Polar Express2004
Revenge of the Mummy: The Ride2004Short
Van Helsing2004
Two Soldiers2003Short
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life2003
Identity2003
Maid in Manhattan2002
Stuart Little 22002
Lilo & Stitch2002
Showtime2002
If It Bleeds We Can Kill It: The Making of 'Predator'2001Video documentary short from "Predator"
Serendipity2001
The Mummy Returns2001
The Mexican2001
What Women Want2000
Cast Away2000
What Lies Beneath2000
HBO First Look2000TV Series documentary 1 episode
Reindeer Games2000
Stuart Little1999
Siegfried & Roy: The Magic Box1999Documentary
Practical Magic1998
Holy Man1998
The Parent Trap1998
The Odd Couple II1998
Mousehunt1997
Contact1997
Volcano1997
Fools Rush In1997
The Long Kiss Goodnight1996
Eraser1996
Sgt. Bilko1996
Grumpier Old Men1995
Father of the Bride Part II1995
Judge Dredd1995
The Perez Family1995
The Quick and the Dead1995
Tales from the Crypt1989-1995TV Series 7 episodes
Ri¢hie Ri¢h1994
Blown Away1994
Forrest Gump1994
Clean Slate1994
In Search of the Obelisk1993Short
Under Pressure: Making 'The Abyss'1993Video documentary
Grumpy Old Men1993
Judgment Night1993
Super Mario Bros.1993
Cop & ½1993
Sidekicks1992
The Bodyguard1992
Death Becomes Her1992
Diner1992Short
FernGully: The Last Rainforest1992
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot1992
Two-Fisted Tales1992TV Movie segment "Yellow"
Father of the Bride1991
Ricochet1991
Dutch1991
Soapdish1991
Back to the Future... The Ride1991Short
Shattered1991
Predator 21990
Young Guns II1990
Back to the Future Part III1990
Downtown1990
Back to the Future Part II1989
The Abyss1989
She's Out of Control1989
My Stepmother Is an Alien1988
Mac and Me1988
Who Framed Roger Rabbit1988
Overboard1987
Predator1987

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Robodog2016writer: "Shine Your Way" post-production
Britain's Got More Talent2015-2016TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Last Man on Earth2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
Britain's Got Talent2015-2016TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Welcome to the Basement2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
Atop the Fourth Wall2013-2015TV Series 4 episodes
Back to the 2015 Future2015Short "Back to the Future Overture"
Lego Dimensions2015Video Game writer: "Back to the Future"
Reel Iconic2015TV Mini-Series 1 episode
Swede Fest Tampa Bay 7 Photo Essay2015Documentary short "Back to the Future" Theme
Avengers: Age of Ultron2015writer: "Themes from Marvel's The Avengers"
The Big Bang TheoryTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2014 writer - 1 episode, 2014
A Million Ways to Die in the West2014writer: "Back to the Future Theme"
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2014writer: "Score from Captain America: The First Avenger"
Ride Along2014writer: "Super Mario Bros. - Main Title"
Thor: The Dark World2013writer: "Captain America March"
Double Rainboom2013Short writer: "Back to the Future" theme - uncredited
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2011-2013TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Croods2013performer: "Tusk" / producer: "Shine Your Way" / writer: "Shine Your Way"
Spise med Price2012TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Some Jerk with a Camera2011-2012TV Series documentary writer - 2 episodes
Nostalgia Critic2011-2012TV Series music - 2 episodes
The Sitter2011writer: "American Anthem"
Hollywood in Vienna 20112011TV Special music: "SILVESTRI MEDLEY", "BELIEVE SONG", "THE MUMMY RETURNS Suite", "FORREST GUMP Suite", "BACK TO THE FUTURE Suite" / performer: "BACK TO THE FUTURE Suite"
Back for the Future2011Short writer: "DeLorean Revealed", "Doc Returns", "The Future"
Captain America: The First Avenger2011performer: "Make Way for Tomorrow Today"
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 4, Double Visions2011Video Game performer: "Back To The Future"
Bridesmaids2011/Iperformer: "Wilson... I'm Sorry" from tt0162222 / writer: "Wilson... I'm Sorry" from tt0162222
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 2, Get Tannen2011Video Game performer: "Back To The Future"
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 1, It's About Time2010Video Game performer: "Back To The Future"
Disney Sing It: Family Hits2010Video Game writer: "Hawaiian Roller Coaster Ride"
Leonning maen2010TV Series performer: "What We Need Is a Hero"
Predators2010writer: "Theme"
A Christmas Carol2009producer: "God Bless Us Everyone" / writer: "God Bless Us Everyone"
Hannah Montana: The Movie2009music: "Oye from 'The Mexican 2001'" / performer: "Oye from 'The Mexican 2001'" / writer: "Butterfly Fly Away"
Is Anybody There?2008performer: "Back to the Future" / writer: "Back to the Future"
Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem2007writer: "The Chopper", "Grim Discovery"
Holiday Festival on Ice 20072007TV Movie writer: "Hot Chocolate", "Believe", "Spirit Of The Season"
Beowulf2007producer: "Hrothgar Song", "Gently as She Goes", "A Hero Comes Home", "Olaf Drinking Song", "Grendel Lullaby" / writer: "Hrothgar Song", "Gently as She Goes", "A Hero Comes Home", "Grendel Lullaby"
Fred Claus2007writer: "End Credits", "Home Sweet Dump", "Caesar's Big Drag", "Flaming Doo", "Main Title"
The Angry Video Game Nerd2006TV Series music - 1 episode
Leroy & Stitch2006Video writer: "Shouldn't Have Yelled", "What's Best For Lilo", "Ugly", "Rescue"
Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch2005Video writer: "Hawaiian Rollercoaster Ride", "Hawaiian Rollercoaster Ride End Credit Version"
The 77th Annual Academy Awards2005TV Special writer: "Believe"
The Polar Express2004performer: "Spirit of the Season" / producer: "The Polar Express", "Spirit of the Season", "Hot Chocolate", "When Christmas Comes to Town", "Rockin' on Top of the World", "Believe" / writer: "The Polar Express", "Spirit of the Season", "Hot Chocolate", "When Christmas Comes to Town", "Rockin' on Top of the World", "Believe"
Stitch! The Movie2003Video writer: "Escape", "The Rescue", "What's Best For Lilo", "Ugly"
Outtakes2002Video short writer: "Back to the Future Part III: Main Titles" - uncredited
Lilo & Stitch2002producer: "He Mele No Lilo", "Hawaiian Roller Coaster Ride" / writer: "He Mele No Lilo", "Hawaiian Roller Coaster Ride"
Serendipity2001writer: "Lucienne"
The Mexican2001writer: "Oye"
What Women Want2000producer: "If I Had You"
Star Trek: Insurrection1998"Make Over Mambo"
For Richer or Poorer1997arranger: "Doubleback" / writer: "Mambo Incognito"
Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun1997Documentary short writer: Music from tt0088763
Father of the Bride Part II1995writer: "Remembering Annie"
Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead1995writer: "I Want Celeste To Burn"
Forrest Gump1994arranger: "Jesus On The Mainline"
Super Back to the Future II1993Video Game writer: "Back to the Future Overture"
The Bodyguard1992producer: "Theme from The Bodyguard" / writer: "Theme from The Bodyguard"
FernGully: The Last Rainforest1992writer: "A Dream Worth Keeping"
Father of the Bride1991arranger: "The Way You Look Tonight"
Young Guns II1990performer: "Guano City" / writer: "Guano City"
Back to the Future... The Pinball1990Video Game writer: "Back to the Future"
Mac and Me1988lyrics: "Take Me, I'll Follow You" / music: "Take Me, I'll Follow You", "You're Not a Stranger Anymore" / producer: "Take Me, I'll Follow You"
The Doberman Gang1972"Dog Honest Gang", "Someone"

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Allied2016conductor / orchestrator completed
Doc and Marty Teach Climate Change2016Short composer: theme music - uncredited
Breakthrough Initiatives2015Documentary short music: score from 'Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey' mini-series
RED 22013conductor / orchestrator
The Croods2013conductor / orchestrator
Flight2012/Iorchestrator
The Avengers2012conductor / orchestrator
Captain America: The First Avenger2011conductor / orchestrator
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 1, It's About Time2010Video Game composer: theme music
Predators2010composer: themes
The A-Team2010score conductor / score orchestrator
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra2009conductor / orchestrator
What If...?2009TV Series music by - 1 episode
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian2009score conductor
Beowulf2007conductor / orchestrator
Night at the Museum2006score conductor
Leroy & Stitch2006Video composer: themes from "Lilo and Stitch"
The Wild2006conductor
The Fear (El Miedo)2006composer: stock music
The Polar Express2004conductor
Van Helsing2004conductor
Two Soldiers2003Short conductor
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life2003conductor
Identity2003conductor
Back to the Future: Making the Trilogy2002Video documentary music: score from 'Back to the Future' trilogy
Stuart Little 22002conductor
Lilo & Stitch2002choir arranger / original score conductor
Showtime2002conductor / orchestrator
Serendipity2001orchestrator / score producer
The Mexican2001conductor / orchestrator
What Women Want2000conductor
Cast Away2000conductor
What Lies Beneath2000conductor / orchestrator - uncredited
HBO First Look2000TV Series documentary composer - 1 episode
Reindeer Games2000conductor / score producer
Stuart Little1999conductor
Practical Magic1998conductor
Holy Man1998conductor
The Parent Trap1998conductor
The Odd Couple II1998conductor
Volcano1997conductor
The Long Kiss Goodnight1996conductor
Eraser1996conductor
Sgt. Bilko1996conductor / orchestrator
Grumpier Old Men1995conductor / music producer
Judge Dredd1995conductor
Forrest Gump1994conductor: orchestra
Super Back to the Future II1993Video Game composer: original Back to the Future Themes & Score by - uncredited
Ricochet1991conductor
Dutch1991musician: piano
Soapdish1991orchestrator
Shattered1991orchestrator
The Secrets of the Back to the Future Trilogy1990TV Special documentary short composer: stock music
Wu ming jia zu1990stock music: The Delta Force - re-cut version
Back to the Future Part II Behind-the-Scenes Special Presentation1989TV Movie documentary music: score from 'Back to the Future'
Who Framed Roger Rabbit1988conductor
Cat's Eye1985conductor / orchestrator
Tiger Man1983conductor
CHiPsTV Series composer - 1 episode, 1981 orchestrator - 1 episode, 1981
The Fifth Floor1978conductor
People1978music conductor / music scorer
The Amazing Dobermans1976conductor

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
CHiPs1982TV Series music by - 1 episode

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Looking Back to the Future2009Video documentary special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Back in Time2015DocumentaryHimself
2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score) & Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music
Hollywood in Vienna 20112011TV SpecialHimself
Looking Back to the Future2009Video documentaryHimself
Looking Back at the Future2006DocumentaryHimself
The Story Room: The Making of 'Lilo & Stitch'2005Video documentaryHimself
The Scoring of 'Tomb Raider 2'2003Video shortHimself
Behind the Ears: The True Story of Roger Rabbit2003Video documentary shortHimself
The Making of 'Back to the Future'1985TV Short documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tales from the Future2010TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Original Main Title Theme MusicCosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (2014)
2014Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (2014)
2014HMMA AwardHollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA)Best Original Score - TV Show/Digital Streaming SeriesCosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (2014)
2013BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsFilm MusicThe Avengers (2012)
2013BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsFilm MusicThe Croods (2013)
2013BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsFilm MusicFlight (2012)
2012BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsFilm MusicCaptain America: The First Avenger (2011)
2010ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsA Christmas Carol (2009)
2010BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsFilm MusicA Christmas Carol (2009)
2009IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best New Release/Re-Release of an Existing ScoreBack to the Future (1985)· Douglass Fake (album produced by)
2008ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsBeowulf (2007)
2007ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsNight at the Museum (2006)
2007IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Film Music Compilation Album or Box Set· Douglass Fake (album produced by)
· Jon Burlingame (liner notes by)
· John Williams (music composed by)
· Craig Safan (music composed by)
· Michael Kamen (music composed by)
· Bruce Broughton (music composed by)
· Billy Goldenberg (music composed by)
· Fred Steiner (music composed by)
· John Addison (music composed by)
· Pat Metheny (music composed by)
2006GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Song Written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual MediaThe Polar Express (2004)· Glen Ballard
2005Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicVan Helsing (2004)
2005ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsThe Polar Express (2004)
2005ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsVan Helsing (2004)
2003ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsLilo & Stitch (2002)
2002ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsThe Mummy Returns (2001)
2002Henry Mancini AwardASCAP Film and Television Music Awards
2001ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsCast Away (2000)
2001ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsWhat Lies Beneath (2000)
2001ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsWhat Women Want (2000)
2000ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsStuart Little (1999)
1998ASCAP AwardASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsTop Box Office FilmsContact (1997)
1997BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsEraser (1996)
1996BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsFather of the Bride Part II (1995)
1996BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsGrumpier Old Men (1995)
1995BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsForrest Gump (1994)
1994BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsThe Bodyguard (1992)
1994BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsGrumpy Old Men (1993)
1993BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsFather of the Bride (1991)
1991Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicBack to the Future Part III (1990)
1991BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsBack to the Future Part III (1990)
1990BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsBack to the Future Part II (1989)
1989BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsWho Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
1988Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicPredator (1987)
1988BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsOutrageous Fortune (1987)
1988BMI Film Music AwardBMI Film & TV AwardsPredator (1987)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016HMMA AwardHollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA)Best Original Score - Feature FilmThe Walk (2015)
2015IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Archival Release of an Existing Score - Compilation· Sian Bolland (album produced by)
· Reynold D'Silva (album produced by)
2014AnnieAnnie AwardsOutstanding Achievement in Music in an Animated Feature ProductionThe Croods (2013)
2014HMMA AwardHollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA)Best Main Title - TV Show/Digital Streaming SeriesCosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (2014)
2014IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for a Comedy FilmNight at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
2014IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for a DocumentaryCosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (2014)
2014IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Archival Release of an Existing Score - Re-Release or Re-RecordingThe Abyss (1989)· Nick Redman (album produced by)
· Robert Townson (album produced by, album art direction by)
· Julie Kirgo (liner notes by)
· Bill Pitzonka (album art direction by)
2013IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for an Animated Feature FilmThe Croods (2013)
2012Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicCaptain America: The First Avenger (2011)
2011IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for an Action/Adventure/Thriller FilmCaptain America: The First Avenger (2011)
2011IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Film Music Composition of the YearCaptain America: The First Avenger (2011)
2009IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for an Action/Adventure FilmG.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
2009IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for an Animated Feature FilmA Christmas Carol (2009)
2008World Soundtrack AwardWorld Soundtrack AwardsBest Original Song Written for a FilmBeowulf (2007)· Glen Ballard (music by/lyrics by)
· Robin Wright (performer)
· Idina Menzel (performer)
2007IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for an Animated Feature FilmBeowulf (2007)
2005OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original SongThe Polar Express (2004)· Glen Ballard
2005Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Original Song - Motion PictureThe Polar Express (2004)· Glen Ballard
2005Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicThe Polar Express (2004)
2005Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Original SongThe Polar Express (2004)· Glen Ballard
2005World Soundtrack AwardWorld Soundtrack AwardsBest Original Song Written for FilmThe Polar Express (2004)· Glen Ballard (lyrics)
· Josh Groban (performer)
2004IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Film Composer of the Year
2004IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for an Action/Adventure FilmVan Helsing (2004)
2004IFMCA AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for a Fantasy/Science Fiction FilmThe Polar Express (2004)
2004Stinker AwardThe Stinkers Bad Movie AwardsWorst Song or Song Performance in a FilmThe Polar Express (2004)· Glen Ballard
2003AnnieAnnie AwardsOutstanding Music in an Animated Feature ProductionLilo & Stitch (2002)
1998Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicContact (1997)
1998FMCJ AwardInternational Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)Best Original Score for a Comedy FilmThe Parent Trap (1998)
1998OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Music, Original Dramatic ScoreContact (1997)
1995OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Music, Original ScoreForrest Gump (1994)
1995Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Original Score - Motion PictureForrest Gump (1994)
1995Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicForrest Gump (1994)
1995GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Pop Instrumental PerformanceForrest Gump (1994)
1994ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest Original ScoreForrest Gump (1994)
1993Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicDeath Becomes Her (1992)
1991Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicThe Abyss (1989)
1990Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicWho Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
1989GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Album of Original Instrumental Background Score Written for a Motion Picture or TelevisionWho Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
1986Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest MusicBack to the Future (1985)
1986GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television SpecialBack to the Future (1985)· Johnny Colla
· Chris Hayes
· Huey Lewis
· Lindsey Buckingham
· Eric Clapton
· Sean Hopper


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#Quote
1I'm always having to come in swinging. I have a great time on the hard-hitting action material!
2I enjoy doing the kinds of films I have done and I think I would equally enjoy any other kind of film.
3"I'm standing there in this Calvin Klein white sweater, and all of a sudden Bob walks in wearing the exact same sweater. Right then, we knew that we were connected for life." - about his first encounter with Robert Zemeckis during the production of Romancing the Stone (1984).

#Trademark
1Often composes for films by director Robert Zemeckis

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