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Famed for his lush, sweeping scores for films including Braveheart, Apollo 13, and Titanic, the prolific composer James Horner was born in Los Angeles on August 14, 1953. Educated at London's Royal College of Music as well as local universities USC and UCLA, he landed his first motion picture assignments during the 1970s, scoring B-movies like The Lady in Red, Humanoids of the Deep, and Battle Beyond the Stars for producer Roger Corman's New World organization. By 1982, Horner had moved on to major studio fare including 48 Hrs. and Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, and four years later he notched his first Academy Award nominations for his score to the science fiction classic Aliens as well as for the song "Somewhere out There", from the animated picture An American Tail. In 1989, Horner earned a second Oscar nomination for his score to Field of Dreams, that same year winning a Grammy for his work on the Civil War drama Glory; in 1995 he was honored with two more Academy Award noms, for Braveheart and Apollo 13. Horner finally struck Oscar gold in 1997, taking home statuettes for his score to the blockbuster Titanic as well as the film's original song "My Heart Will Go On", a hit for Celine Dion. After writing scores for movies like Commando and New World, Film Music Masterworks: Original Soundtracks, which contained pieces from some of Horner's best-known work (Apollo 13, Braveheart, Willow, and of course, Titanic, among others), was issued in 2006. Horner's output in the 2000s was not nearly so prolific as in the 1990s, but he continued to produce sterling work, earning three further Oscar nominations for A Beautiful Mind (2001), House of Sand and Fog (2003), and Avatar (2009), the colossal success of which almost rivaled that of Titanic. He also wrote the theme to the CBS Evening News program, heard daily by millions of Americans. He continued to be an in-demand presence in film well into the 21st century, scoring big-budget box office smashes like The Amazing Spider-Man and Ender's Game. 2012 saw the release of a lavish, four-disc, 25th anniversary edition of his most popular work, Titanic -- the most successful orchestral score album in history. ~ Jason Ankeny, Rovi
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*continued gets mad and starts a war with the blue people. Jake helps them and they destroy the officer and his army, but it cost them their home and the lady who is a scientist (forgot her name sorry). Then Jake becomes a blue person forever. Oh, and the chief died.
@Emily!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! Some people found out that the place where the blue people live is filled with some minerals that can be sold for a lot (or are needed for scientific reasons, I forgot), so they sent some blue avatars to communicate with the real blue people (I forgot their real names sorry) and ask them to leave. Jake goes into this tube thing to control the blue avatar. He falls in love with the chief's daughter and doesn't think the blue people should move. When he tells the officer this, he
calvinbarnes j r 7 6
Hm,
jimdabassman
How do they get to be blue people?
Le movie is about some lizard blue people who travel the world and do stuff
jimdabassman
Can someone post WHAT avatar is about!?!?!?! ? ! ? ! ? ! ? ! ? ! ? I will check here tomorrow.
agatha.delap e n a
I saw the movie sooooooooooo o o o o o many times
I play it for hours.... You can't help but to get sucked in. I have a weakness for good soundtracks. This definitely scratches my itch.
penny.gilber t s o n
This entire film makes me happy, especially the music. and the flying lizards, I wouldn't mind being 9 ft. tall tail and all
Beautiful
I shall be the fourth comment. :D This score rocks, as does the movie.
aeshapiro2
What a talent ... when we ask where the great composers of the past went, we need look no further than John Williams and James Horner, truly GREAT composers of today!
I like the part with the french horns (or least what I think are french horns)You know, when they fly through the Halleluiah mountains.
collisters
He has always been one of my favorite composers.

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