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  1. Hans Zimmer 'Cannot Believe' Christopher Nolan's Oscar Snub for 'Inception'

    January 25, 2011 12:00 AM EST Hans Zimmer is as pleased, if not moreso, with his best original score Oscar nomination for "Inception" as any of his past accolades -- "I'm particularly proud of 'Inception," the composer tells Billboard.biz. "S ...

  2. 'Mamma' Dethrones 'Knight' On DVD Sales Chart

    December 26, 2008 12:00 AM EST "Mamma Mia!" replaced "The Dark Knight" as the top-selling DVD in the United States, according to Nielsen VideoScan data issued Wednesday. The Batman sequel, released December 9, remains the top-selling video release of the yea ...

  3. Zimmer, Howard To Perform At 'Dark Knight' Premiere

    July 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard will perform together live for the first time prior to the world premiere of Warner Bros.' "The Dark Knight" on July 14. The premiere will be held at the AMC Loews Lincoln Square IMAX theater in N ...

  4. Goldenthal To Score 'Public Enemies'

    June 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Elliot Goldenthal will score "Public Enemies," teaming again with director Michael Mann after their collaboration on 1995's "Heat." "Enemies" stars Johnny Depp and Christian Bale in a retelling of the John Dillin ...

  5. 'Dark Knight' Score Set For Release

    May 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT "The Dark Knight Original Motion Picture Soundtrack," featuring the film's score by Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard, will be released on July 15 on Warner Bros. Records. The soundtrack will be released in four different versions ...

  6. Scene & Heard

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Composers Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard recent- ly emerged from their own bat caves with a looming, gothic swell of a score for the Warner Bros. film "Batman Begins," which opens June 15. Read M Composers Hans Zimmer and James Newt ...

  7. Royaltone To Shutter

    February 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST L.A.-based studio purchased by private co. L.A.-based studio purchased by private co. News ...

  8. Beyonce, Vandross Leads Soul Train Noms

    February 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST Awards show set for March 20 in L.A. Awards show set for March 20 in L.A. News ...