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James Newton Howard

James Newton Howard
Born: Jun 9, 1951 in Los Angeles, CA
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Genre: Classical, Other, Pop/Rock
Biography: Pianist, producer, and composer James Newton-Howard scored over 60 films beginning in the mid-'80s, including The Fugitive, Space Jam, The Prince of Tides, Pretty Woman, Glengarry Glen Ross, and Waterworld. Newton-Howard began taking classical piano lessons at the age of four, playing on a piano owned ...Read full biography
The Sixth Sense  [Original Score]
Released: 1999
Label: Varèse Sarabande
Critics' Rating:
James Newton Howard's orchestral score for The Sixth Sense manages to capture the film's eerie, supernatural feel as well as its emotional impact, providing an equal amount of bone-chilling and tear-jerking ...Read full review
Vertical Limit
Released: 2000
Label: Varèse Sarabande
Critics' Rating:
A supremely visceral action score in the grand tradition of Jerry Goldsmith, Vertical Limit operates on pure adrenaline. James Newton Howard breaks no new ground here, but the sheer intensity of his approach ...Read full review
More James Newton Howard albums: Main Albums (67), Compilations (1)
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