The 20 Great Film Composers of All Time

Enter a composer next to the movies. If you know the films, you should know who made them unforgettable!
Quiz by TarsTarkas
Last updated: July 20, 2014
First submittedJuly 20, 2014
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Limelight, City Lights, Modern Times
Charles Chaplin
Gone with The Wind, Casablanca, Top Hat
Max Steiner
Citizen Kane, Vertigo, Taxi Driver
Bernard Herrmann
Ben Hur, Double Indemnity, The Thief of Bagdad
Miklós Rósza
The High and the Mighty, High Noon, It's a Wonderful Life
Dimitri Tiomkin
The Great Escape, The Magnificent Seven, Airplane!
Elmer Bernstein
Road, La Dolce Vita, The Godfather
Nino Rota
Breakfast at Tiffany's, The Pink Panther, Hatari!
Henry Mancini
Lawrence of Arabia, Dead Poets Society, Ghost
Maurice Jarre
Midnight Cowboy, Born Free, Out of Africa
John Barry
The Mission, Once Upon a Time in America, Cinema Paradiso
Ennio Morricone
Chinatown, Alien, Basic Instinct
Jerry Goldsmith
Three Colours: Blue, The Double Life of Veronique, The Secret Garden
Zbigniew Preisner
Jaws, Schindler´s List, Jurassic Park
John Williams
Dracula, The Pianist, The Ninth Gate
Wojciech Kilar
Piano, Gattaca, The Cook The Thief His Wife & Her Lover
Michael Nyman
Blade Runner, 1492: Conquest of Paradise, Chariots of Fire
Good Will Hunting, Corpse Bride, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Danny Elfman
12 Years a Slave, Gladiator, Inception
Hans Zimmer
The Hobbit, Hugo, The Aviator
Howard Shore
Level 66
Jul 20, 2014
Great quiz!
Level 82
Jul 20, 2014
COMPOSERS. And I kept wondering why directors weren't accepted... :)
Level 45
Oct 6, 2015
Does James Horner not deserve to be on this quizz for some reason?
Level 67
Jun 6, 2016
Just to let you know, you mispelled Miklós Rózsa (you wrote it with the s before the z) ;-)
Level 77
Aug 24, 2016
Where is this list from?