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This is a seriously good score....but the temptracking is rather problematic. The love theme is directly from Braveheart, a lot of the action in No Going Back is Mount Doom from LOTR etc....but still better than some of that synth nonsense peddled by the Junkmeister elsewhere.Am I correct that the music used in the long flashback sc&#232;ne with Hester and Shrike is only sort of present in the final track "Alive and Together" ?So the complete score is now available on YouTube and it’s AWSOME. Particularly Escape through ParisDoes anyone have the chronological order yet?? That would be great!@MrZimmerFan<br><br>Gotta agree with you, I definitely think WW is a far stronger score. That’s not to say I think Aquaman is bad, but none of the themes have really impressed me at all. The orchestral/synth hybrid is pretty cool, but once again I think it was done far better with Thor: Ragnarok. <br><br>(Will say this though; “Black Manta” is a badass track)
First Impressions:<br><br>This might be one of the most “traditional” scores that Tom has scored at this point in his career. The strings/brass still have the signature JXL sound to them, but the music feels more mature when compared to something like Mad Max or even his most recent outings. <br><br>I’m still picking up on the themes as of now (the most obvious being the main fanfare and Hester’s tune) but the idea for Shrike is definitely a clear standout. Especially when it gets an emotional spin later on. The use of woodwinds and the operatic female solo vocals also are a nice addition.<br><br>Overall this has to be the biggest surprise of the year for me. Having sorta given up on Junkie after being disappointed by his output in the past few years I never expected him to write a fantasy score on this level (while still keeping one foot in his comfort zone of course). Hopefully more producers actually demand quality music from him, as opposed to the shit we got from<br>Tomb Raider and Deadpool.Great work. <br><br>I love Tom's aggressive and extreme way of mixing and bold use of percussion.<br><br>Glad to see him linked to Alita: Battle Angel tooI imagine iTunes and Spotify by Friday. The people commenting on it have likely heard a leaked version.Where can we listen this score ?It's a good score, nice blend between orchestra and synths.<br><br>But, i think WW is more interesting score
I'm listening right now, one of the best works by Tom, by far.<br><br>Beautiful choir, great action tracks (even there is a great renditions of the themes, Windflower with that version of Shrike's theme is gorgeous) and multiples themes.I'm guessing CONFESSIONS & REGRETS is Tom Sells out his Clone?I have done this for... so many things ! :PThanks so much!01 - THE ISLAND AWAITS YOU => 1M1 MAIN TITLES + 1M2 NIGHTMARE #1<br>02 - WHERE DO THESE TUBES GO? => 1M2 MISSING A SHOE + 4M24 ROUTE 39<br>03 - SECTOR 6 => 4M19C CENSOR CHASE PT 3 + 4M19D THE OUTSIDE WORLD<br>04 - STARKWEATHER => NOT IN MIXES (Album idea or suite idea ?) + 6M33H MVC PT 6 THE BIG R<br>05 - AGNATE UKULELES => 2M10 AGNATE UKULELES + 2M10B UKULELES 2 - ELECTRIC B<br>06 - YOU HAVE A SPECIAL PURPOSE IN LIFE => 3M14A RELEASING THE MOTH + 3M14B LIMA'S DEMISE<br>07 - MASS VEHICULAR CARNAGE => 1MD HEALTH CLUB (ALBUM SONG VERSION)<br>08 - RENOVATIO => 5M32B TRACKING THE CLONES<br>09 - I'M NOT READY TO DIE => 3M15 STARKWEATHER'S DEMISE (EDITED)<br>10 - THIS TONGUE THING'S AMAZING => 7M43 THIS TONGUE THING'S AMAZING + 6M38 CONFESSIONS & REGRETS<br>11 - MASS WINNINGS => 7M44 MASS WINNINGS + 7M45 RETURN TO INSTITUTE + 7M45 RETURN TO INSTITURE PT 2<br>12 - THE CRAZIEST MESS I'VE EVER SEEN => 3M16-17 A PRODUCT ON THE LOOSE + 3M18A CENSOR CHASE PT 1<br>13 - SEND IN THE CLONES => 5M29 TRAIN STATION CHASE + 5M31-32 IN LA - CALVIN KLEIN<br>14 - MY NAME IS LINCOLN => 8M52 THE END OF MERRICK<br><br>;)
Hybrid is it possible that you could do a crossreference of what cues here = the ones on album like you did for King Arthur and Transformers 4?And maybe there's too much synth work in both cause... Andrew K worked on both ?! lolMothersbaugh isn't the only person out there to use 80s synth, you know. You are after all, on the website named after perhaps the greatest pioneer of it in terms of film music. <br><br>Also, there is nothing about this film that screams "Thor Ragnarok" ripoff. If anything, the appropriate place to compare is Black Panther- however, as Aquaman and his mythology predates Black Panther by several years, that argument is rendered moot.<br><br> Sure, we have regal similarities (king, set in kingdom, evil half brother) but it literally ends there. The story is quite basic, but nowhere like Ragnarok in its entirety. Ragnarok was about two brothers putting aside their differences to stop their evil sister from unleashing Ragnarok itself, whilst Aquaman is about Arthur Curry being forced to reconnect with his Atlantean heritage, and it's explicitly a quest for him to clear Atlantis from a corrupt, purist ruler who wants to hurt the surface world because of how the humans have been mistreating the seas. Aquaman is very much its own thing, and it doesn't need any such comparisons. And I bet, it will stomp past Ragnarok at the box office overall. <br><br>the main theme is quite similar to Jackman's Kingsman ( the first three note)<br><br>andd..<br><br>I assume it is the studio's mandate for RGW to go (and adapt..or imitate?) Mothersbaugh's Ragnarok with its 80s synth. <br><br>----<br><br>Having seen the movie, i understand why RGW chose the 80s style, because basically, Aquaman is Thor Ragnarok underwater. <br>Dont get me wrong, the visual spectacle is amazing and colorful ( in a good way), some of the cinematography is downright breathtaking,but i really did have a hardtime enjoying this movie in its fullness beacuse the blatant Ragnarok ripping-off here and there.., and dont get me started on the story...<br>Really, the visual did the heavy lifting in this movie ( and it succeeded in overcoming the weak storyline)Um, is there a freaking Pitbull remix of Africa on here? What the heck?
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CD1
  1. Beautiful Lie (3:47)
    Hans Zimmer
  2. Their War Here (4:34)
    Hans Zimmer, Tom Holkenborg, Steve Mazzaro
  3. The Red Capes Are Coming (Lex Luthor Theme) (3:31)
    Hans Zimmer, Benjamin Wallfisch
  4. Day Of The Dead (4:01)
    Hans Zimmer, Steve Mazzaro
  5. Must There Be A Superman? (3:58)
    Hans Zimmer, Andrew Kawczynski
  6. New Rules (4:02)
    Hans Zimmer, Tom Holkenborg, Steve Mazzaro, Andrew Kawczynski
  7. Do You Bleed? (4:36)
    Hans Zimmer, Tom Holkenborg, Andrew Kawczynski
  8. Problems Up Here (4:25)
    Hans Zimmer, Benjamin Wallfisch
  9. Black And Blue (8:30)
    Hans Zimmer, Tom Holkenborg, Steve Mazzaro
  10. Tuesday (4:00)
    Hans Zimmer
  11. Is She With You? (Wonder Woman Theme) (5:46)
    Hans Zimmer, Steve Mazzaro
  12. This Is My World (6:23)
    Hans Zimmer, Steve Mazzaro
  13. Men Are Still Good (The Batman Suite) (14:03)
    Hans Zimmer, Tom Holkenborg, Andrew Kawczynski, Steve Mazzaro
CD2
  1. Blood Of My Blood (4:25)
    Hans Zimmer, Andrew Kawczynski
  2. Vigilante (3:53)
    Hans Zimmer, Tom Holkenborg, Andrew Kawczynski, Benjamin Wallfisch
  3. May I Help You, Mr. Wayne? (3:27)
    Hans Zimmer, Steve Mazzaro, Benjamin Wallfisch
  4. They Were Hunters (2:45)
    Hans Zimmer, Steve Mazzaro
  5. Fight Night (4:20)
    Hans Zimmer, Tom Holkenborg, Andrew Kawczynski
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GreenRain reply Replies: 1 || 2016-09-12 21:30:14
Guys, what's the name of the song, where Bruce is watching files about metahumans, it is right after his training scene and before Wonder Woman picture.


Felix2016-09-12 22:07:35
it's unreleased

Gus reply Replies: 3 || 2016-08-19 06:50:27
Hey guys,

After watching the movie a couple of times, I'm still having a hard time putting the tracks in chronological order. Can anybody help out with that??


theeaglesfan0052016-08-20 17:07:00
Here's a note i have from April 3rd


1. A Beautiful Lie (first 10 seconds can probably be placed after "their war here")
2. Their War Here
3. Blood of my blood
4. Vigilante (0:00-1:00 is Lois in her apartment; 1:00-end is the Batman scene)
5. The Red Capes Are Coming (need to split for senator finch scene later on)
6. There were hunters (0:00-0:28 Bruce "man-bat" nightmare wake)
7. May I Help You, Mr. Wayne? (Party scene)
8. Day of the dead (intro is when superman talks to his mom before the court scene; 1:07ish-end is the rescue montage)
9. Must There Be A Superman? (Knightmare scene)
10. New Rules (second half sounds a lot like vigilante so idk where the second half would go exactly)
11. Do You Bleed?
12. There were hunters (0:28-end or 1:12-end.. I'm not entirely sure because 0:28-1:12 is the MoS piano)
13. Problems Up Here
14. Black and Blue
15. Fight Night
16. Tuesday
17. Is She With You?
18. This Is My World
19. Men Are Still Good (0:00-4:30)
End Credits:
20. Rendition of "1m01f The Launch" from MoS Complete Score
21. End of Beautiful Lie
22. Some of Bruce's theme
23. Do You Bleed? (End part)
24. The Red Capes Are Coming (part of)
25. Beautiful Lie (part of)


Gus2016-08-20 20:14:30
Awesome! Thank you. I love how generous these HZ/Junkie XL official releases are getting recently, in terms of content.


josimar2016-08-21 19:16:05
Awesome work, thanks!

I'm not a fan from bootleg unnoficial releases, but I would love one of this score. The OST Special Edition is indeed very generous, but there's two cues I would love to get. The first one is the music that plays on the first part of the Capitol scene, before Superman arrives - when he lands among the protesters, the cue that plays is the final part of Day of the Dead (probably tracked from the earlier montage scene), but it fits incredibly well on the scene.

The other one is the first part of the End Credits, which I'm not entirely sure if it is tracked from the Man of Steel score. Anyway, it is a nice, dramatic rendition of the Launch theme.

Felix reply Replies: 0 || 2016-08-16 12:02:36
Hey there's another felix :D

ei18 reply Replies: 5 || 2016-07-23 23:46:24
Does anyone know who is composing Wonder Woman? They used Hans theme in the new trailer, which was pretty sweet!


Anonymous2016-07-24 15:50:04
It's actually Tina Guo. There's a featurette on YouTube and you see her playing it


Felix2016-07-24 15:58:44
@ei18 on imdb is nothing listed

@Anonymous he mean who compose the Wonder Woman Movie

I think Tom Holkenborg will do it, maybe with Hans together again, that would be great :)


Lejti2016-07-24 15:59:15
I do not think that "playing it" and "composing it" are the same thing.
btw i think WW theme comes from Hans


Mike2016-07-24 17:51:44
All the themes are originally written by Hans here. Hybrid said that below.


Anonymous2016-07-24 17:52:15
True. But every video I've seen of HZ and co performing an RCP score, HZ is always doing his parts. She is listed as "musician" in the details and she is seen playing it but yeah that doesn't mean she wrote it

This just gives me hope that the theme will actually be present in the movie

Anonymous reply Replies: 1 || 2016-08-09 23:27:04
I have to admit that Zimmer's new Batman theme has really grown on me since we first heard it. I used to hate the percussion pounding and the massive choir, but now that I've listened to it more, the main tune is really cool. It sounds like an intentional homage to the themes from the 80's/90's film series (kinda like the one second of the Dark Knight suite in TDK) and even with the "cheesy" percussion and choir, it still epitomizes Batman. Perhaps even more than his 2-note stuff with Nolan.


Anonymous2016-08-09 23:28:55
And, the theme actually has a hummable tune! It isn't just 2 or 3 notes repeated! So between the Batfleck theme's "tune" part and the TASM 2 fanfare, Zimmer actually HAS written 2 more "traditional" superhero themes. :)

Mike reply Replies: 11 || 2016-08-03 16:15:29
Hybrid, are you able to comment on this? We may have complete credits for the Batman Suite, based on an interview Hans and Junkie gave with Warner Bros. Zimmer said:

--he spent 8 weeks working on the Batman theme
--he needed a second opinion but Junkie was away working on Mad Max, so he gave it to Steve Mazzaro "clarified" Hans' work a bit
--Junkie XL returned from Mad Max and they gave it to him to finish off

So can we safely say that "The Batman Suite" = Hans Zimmer, Steve Mazzaro, Junkie XL?


Hybrid Soldier2016-08-03 16:36:52
First rule, you can't trust official interviews ! lol


Mike2016-08-03 16:40:51
Hahaha, I was going to add, "After what you say about the Po Tune, I'm cautious here," but decided against it. lol.


Hybrid Soldier2016-08-03 16:42:09
No I mean seriously I'm not just saying this based on the cuesheet, I talked with enough people who worked on the score ! lol


Mike2016-08-03 17:17:00
MacArthur, if you're lurking, I hope you get the satisfaction of reading what Hybrid has been saying about BvS.... In this case, "most of it was Zimmer" appears to be right! :P


Macejko2016-08-03 19:07:34
Damn, Mike, don't summon that asshole :D


Anonymous2016-08-06 00:47:47
surely Junkie XL did something on the Batman theme? it's even on his page here...


Hybrid Soldier2016-08-06 00:59:59
I'm gonna correct that...


Mike2016-08-06 18:44:37
"Tower Falls" seems appropriate for JXL...what do you think? ;)


Hybrid Soldier2016-08-06 18:51:16
Hey btw Mike how do I get in touch with you ?

You should drop an email to Nicolas (in the About section) and just tell him to transfer to me. :)


Edmund Meinerts2016-08-07 11:58:55
I'm still praying that's not true, Mike. The Dark Tower deserves so much better than Junkie XL... :(


Mike2016-08-07 19:48:00
Don't worry, Edmund, I was referring to "Tower Falls," aka the main part of "Their War Here," as being a suitable replacement cue to put on Junkie XL's page, since he obviously did that cue.

And okay, Hybrid, I'll do that when I get the chance. :)

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 13 || 2016-07-24 19:48:24
Found some more cue credits from the cuesheet :

MAIN TITLES (PT 1) => HZ
MAIN TITLES (PT 2) => HZ SM
TOWER FALLS => HZ JXL
GIRL => HZ SM
WRECKAGE => HZ AK
DESERT => HZ AK
BRANDING => HZ JXL AK
BULLET => HZ AK BW
EVERYTHING'S CHANGED => HZ SM
WISHLIST => HZ BW
DREAMS => HZ JXL SM
FUNDRAISER INVITATION => HZ SM
METROPOLIS LIBRARY FUNDRAISER => HZ SM BW
DAY OF THE DEAD => HZ
POST APOCALYPSE => HZ AK
CHASE => HZ JXL AK
DO YOU BLEED => HZ SM
PREPARATION MONTAGE => HZ JXL AK
PHOTOGRAPH => HZ AK
ROOFTOP => HZ BW
PROBLEMS UP HERE => HZ JXL
HERO FIGHT => HZ JXL
THUG FIGHT => HZ JXL AK
TIME IS RUNNING OUT => HZ SM
TUESDAY => HZ
OUR HERO => HZ SM
MEN ARE STILL GOOD => HZ JXL AK

Still not the full thing but we're slowly getting there... lol


Mike2016-07-24 20:47:26
Cool! Somehow I was right about all the solo HZ cues (Beautiful Lie, Day of the Dead, Tuesday). :P Funny how much less Junkie XL ended up doing than you might expect. I thought his name would be on most cues before you started sharing credits, but it's missing from several of them.


Anonymous2016-07-24 20:54:35
Is Red Capes are Coming a suite or 2 cues edited together?


Mike2016-07-24 20:57:49
If I recall correctly, it's 2 cues, one as Luthor enters the Kryptonian ship wreckage, the other as he discusses the painting to the Senator. (Is one of those cues "Wreckage," above?)


Hybrid Soldier2016-07-24 21:13:45
No Wreckage is at the beginning, when they find the Kryptonite out of the World Engine wreck... I think...

If you try to make it match with the OST =>

BEAUTIFUL LIE => MAIN TITLES 1 (HZ)
THEIR WAR HERE => MAIN TITLES 2 (HZ SM) + TOWER FALLS (HZ JXL)
THE RED CAPES ARE COMING => WISHLIST (HZ BW) + ?
DAY OF THE DEAD => DAY OF THE DEAD (HZ)
MUST THERE BE A SUPERMAN => POST APOCALYPSE (HZ AK)
NEW RULES => EVERYTHING'S CHANGED (HZ SM) + BRANDING (HZ JXL AK)
DO YOU BLEED => CHASE (HZ JXL AK)
PROBLEMS UP HERE => ROOFTOP (HZ BW) ?? + PROBLEMS UP HERE (HZ JXL)
BLACK AND BLUE => HERO FIGHT (HZ JXL)
TUESDAY => TUESDAY (HZ)
IS SHE WITH YOU => ?? (But it's HZ lol)
THIS IS MY WORLD => ?? (Maybe it's OUR HERO (HZ SM)
MEN ARE STILL GOOD => MEN ARE STILL GOOD (HZ JXL AK)
THE BATMAN SUITE => definitely some BATMAN SUITE (HZ)

BLOOD OF MY BLOOD => DESERT (HZ AK)
VIGILANTE => BULLET (HZ AK BW) + BRANDING (HZ JXL AK)
MAY I HELP YOU, MR WAYNE => METROPOLIS LIBRARY FUNDRAISER (HZ SM BW)
THEY WERE HUNTERS => ?? (Ending part of DREAMS ?) + ??
FIGHT NIGHT => THUG FIGHT (HZ JXL AK)


Something like that... :P


Mike2016-07-24 21:24:29
Got it. It's kinda funny, Hans really did most of this one by the sound of things, but he really seemed unsure about it / unenthusiastic in the early stages.


Hybrid Soldier2016-07-24 21:29:28
You mean sometimes Hans writes his music ? Unbelievable huh ?? lol


Mike2016-07-24 21:31:32
lol. No, but the amount he did shows that his view of the movie changed as things went. Which you can also tell from interviews. He seems to really like the film. I wonder how he felt about the negative reactions people gave it.


Hybrid Soldier2016-07-24 21:34:41
Yeah he liked it...

The problem is he trapped himself telling so early that Junkie would do Batman that he couldn't turn back when that actually didn't happen... lol


Mike2016-07-24 21:38:31
One of the reasons I'm thankful for this site is that we get to know better than all the people on Youtube saying things like, "Actually guys this is Junkie XL, Zimmer only did the Superman and Wonder Woman stuff."

Ironic, Zimmer scores...people don't give him credit when it's actually due, and they sometimes give him a bit too much if other composers were involved. :P


Megalith2016-07-30 03:30:42
So Hans is responsible for the DUN, DUN DUN DUN DUN?


Mike2016-07-30 04:56:30
Most of the Batman theme, apparently!


Anonymous2016-08-06 18:51:54
Looking at the credits, it seems like Steve Mazzaro handled the more "brooding" arrangements of the Batman theme, while Andrew Kawcynski did the more action-oriented versions (Do You Bleed, Thug Fight) and action / sound-design-based cues in general (Desert, Post-Apocalypse. Branding....).


Hybrid Soldier2016-08-06 19:58:42
Yeah actually the very creepy ambient part of Batman, in Branding or Men Are Still Good (with Dom Lewis' "scream") is Junkie. But that's all his Batman input lol...

Megalith reply Replies: 6 || 2016-07-24 04:13:01
The best Batman track plays when he's lifting the weights and cutting the Kryptonite, and it's not on the soundtrack.


The Pale King2016-07-24 04:32:27
^^ THIS.


Gilvane Cezar2016-07-31 02:44:56
THIS!


Mike2016-07-31 03:01:03
THIS!

Hope I'm playing the game like I'm supposed to. :P


Gilvane Cezar2016-07-31 03:16:47
Lol :D


Anonymous2016-07-31 03:58:27
You mean when the best version of Wonder Woman's theme is heard?


Gilvane Cezar2016-07-31 04:10:48
Yes, and the part played before that too.

mr luis zimmer reply Replies: 9 || 2016-07-21 16:02:48
can I post youtube links here? because I'm editing some unreleased tracks and I would like to share.


bro2016-07-21 16:26:23
just post them. If they get deleted, who cares


Damien, Moderator2016-07-22 14:19:16
So, they've been deleted


Anonymous2016-07-22 15:38:40
You can post them some place else where people can ran them ;)


Ds2016-07-22 17:28:54
Since when is it forbidden to post a link to a youtube video of a fan-made edit of an unreleased music? :o


Cameron2016-07-22 17:41:19
I think it's pretty obvious. They don't want us to hear anything outside the less-than-80 minutes they put on the soundtrack album. Which is, of course, very selfish of them. They don't understand our appreciation of this music. I wouldn't be surprised if they thought we just do it for kicks. But no, we do it because we CARE about this material.


Anonymous2016-07-22 21:10:45
I don´t know why they didn´t release complete score, so they could let us at least to hear ripped music...


bro2016-07-23 00:08:16
The website owner is a belligerent french cuck who thinks he is entitled to having access to complete scores, and you aren't.


Damien, Moderator2016-07-23 00:17:20
The explanation is at begin of most of the DVD/BD you buy...
And for your information, I have NO complete score.


mr luis zimmer2016-07-23 22:05:55
I'm sorry moderator! ### EDITED ###

JamesGordon reply Replies: 1 || 2016-07-20 00:57:52
I think the trilogy from "The Dark Knight" with Cristian Bale as batman are the best soundtracks ever,of course appreciate the job of mr.Hans Zimmer but Ben Affleck cant touch Crirstian Bale as bataman.I hope the Cristian Bale starred &#964;&#959; onother movie as Batman and not Ben Affleck.


Radik2016-07-20 08:02:25
Keep Dreaming ;)

Jack Afrogarrix reply Replies: 0 || 2016-07-18 01:46:58
Junkie XL:Cocomposer
Hans Zimmer:Cocomposer
Andrew Kawczynski:Additional Music
Steve Mazzaro:Additional Music
Benjamin Wallfisch:Additional Music
Nick Glennie-Smith:Conductor

Like This Soundtrack Of Batman V.Superman,But I Like The New Theme From Batman By Junkie XL.With Orchestral Music+Electronic Music

nvictor reply Replies: 3 || 2016-07-15 21:34:51
BAAAM BABAM BABAM BAAAAMMM


Mike2016-07-17 22:03:01
lol!

The album presentation does like to make that part noticed, doesn't it? They should have just let "Beautiful Lie" enter quietly, as it does in the film. I'm still not sure why they needed to add that intro.


Edmund Meinerts2016-07-17 22:48:47
I'm still not sure why they went with that choice, period. For such a blatantly cheap-sounding horn-of-doom idea to exist so prominently in a film score half a decade down the road from Inception is, frankly, something I expect of far lesser RC composers than Zimmer himself. Perhaps an indication that his heart wasn't really in this project...at least, that's how it feels to me. Don't blame him really.


Mike2016-07-18 00:44:45
Mhmm... if Zimmer wanted people to stop thinking of him as the BWAAAAAMMMMM guy, he certainly hasn't aided his cause. :P

Also, looks like Hybrid added a Mazzaro credit onto "Their War Here" (Main Titles pt. 2) at some point. Nifty.

Sam reply Replies: 16 || 2016-06-15 23:57:45
Does anyone know how to get the tracks that were left out from the soundtrack? Any websites or torrents? Or do we have to wait until the complete score? When does that come out?


Everan2016-06-16 00:06:18
Right now, nothing, nada. If that ever comes out, it will be some day, there's no dates for that sort of thing,


Anonymous2016-06-16 00:09:55
...and by then, everybody would know lol


Sam2016-06-16 00:11:32
Ugh that sucks so much. I really want the music when Superman took Doomsday to space. It was an amazing track that they never released


Mike2016-06-16 00:12:47
That's not "Tuesday"?


Sam2016-06-16 00:14:24
No it isn't. I thought it was, but after listening to it multiple times, it features the violin cues from Their War Here and some alternate Day of the Dead, but more emotional and dramatic


Mike2016-06-16 00:18:41
Hmmm... Well, as with all of these scores, it's bound to surface eventually. ;)


Sam2016-06-16 00:24:02
Yeah maybe, I'm hoping it is apart of the complete soundtrack and that they release the complete score soon


NotSoAnonymous2016-06-16 01:09:57
This is the one track I want as well! Hugely powerful!


Anonymous2016-06-17 05:22:50
anyone else notice "problems up here" isn't the complete film version? they "conveniently" cut the whole part with the piano / romantic theme when superman saves lois from falling and the heroic tune as flies back up to luthor. -_-


Sam2016-06-27 00:56:01
Yep I noticed that too, that's what I'm saying, there has to be a complete score that Hans has up his sleeve with the full version of that track, and the rest. I really need them to release it


Anonymous2016-06-27 11:00:55
Complete scores are not released. They're leaked. And that sucks in some cases.


Sam2016-06-29 20:38:06
Oh dang I didn't even know that. I hope someone leaks it within the next year or something somehow. And yeah it does


Anonymous2016-06-29 22:20:43
Well, you see, Sam... There's a legend about the ''score trading mafia circle'' - people who have that rare (in their eyes) stuff, that everybody would like to have, but they keep it locked tightly like it's their own product, their creation and those complete scores / recording sessions (whatever you name them) float around until someone decides to show enough generosity and ''leak'' it. Sometimes it happens after a year or two... Sometimes it can take 10 years or more... However, only by buying the authentic copy of CD you truly support the composer and all the people involved in the process. Of course, some composers don't care if their music is spread all over the internet, some aren't happy at all. However, that is illegal and everybody silently agrees with it. Yes, sometimes original albums lack ''that one precious cue'' everybody loves, but if we talk quality - we should stick to the original releases. Because anyway - once you get that ''precious track'', it suddenly becomes not that precious anymore. Talking about BvS - I bought a physical copy of the deluxe version and I'm very happy with it, unlike most people. It's just my opinion. But the legend... continues to live on.

To sum it all up: if you're lucky enough to get the complete score - fine. But please, consider buying the original first. That's the least we can do to support those, who create masterpieces we all love so much.


Bill2016-06-30 03:57:39
Actually mister anonymous, you don't support the composer. The composer doesn't own the rights. The studio does. So you're supporting the studio. And WB has more money than bill gates, Donald trump and the sultan of Saudi Arabia combined.


Anonymous2016-06-30 13:26:36
Really? Damn, Bill... You've just destroyed my idealistic world.


Sam2016-07-15 08:02:31
Oh I own the soundtrack on disc and vinyl. But it'd be nice if they release the complete score for money, I'd gladly pay 50 bucks for it especially for BvS

mpolonest123 reply Replies: 1 || 2016-07-14 19:27:04
Was the additional music for the Ultimate Edition recorded after the fact?


Hybrid Soldier2016-07-14 23:49:15
No the music editor used previous unused material.

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2016-07-02 18:05:47
hybrid would you be willing to add the known credits to the tracklist?

Michael reply Replies: 4 || 2016-06-29 21:01:50
someone needs to leak the complete score


Macejko2016-06-29 21:35:20
I would say that it much rather needs to be completely forgotten, but to each his own.


Ds2016-06-29 22:07:07
It looks like the haters from the filmmusicreporter forums are using Macejko's name to write insanities...
Looking at you, Lindword and BB!


Macejko2016-06-30 18:07:08
No, Ds, this is really me, I'm afraid...


Everan2016-07-01 16:20:31
Well you can completely forget about it, while those who enjoy it can enjoy it.
Live and let live, the score's existence shouldn't affect yours.

anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-30 02:58:33
Hybrid, did Hans and Junkie write any suites outside of the Batman theme suite?

Watching the ultimate edition there are some interesting variations on the Africa theme and the "Flight/love" theme

Robert Rojas reply Replies: 1 || 2016-06-29 09:28:22
Okay so when Bruce is in bed and wakes up in his house with a girl at about minute 44 after the dream of the hat attacking him what is the melodic piano that plays when he walks around his house and enjoys the view ?


peter2016-06-29 10:32:17
They Were Hunters

ZekeWars010 reply Replies: 2 || 2016-06-26 21:38:11
I love this soundtrack. I love the new themes for Batman, Wonder Woman, and Lex Luthor. I also like the nods to Man of Steel. BUT, I have some questions.

1. What is that motif that sounds like The Winter Soldier's Theme from Cap 2 and Civil War?

2. Does it bug anybody else that the "Flight" motif from the last movie doesn't make a single appearance in this score?

3. Am I the only person is pissed that Alfred doesn't get his own theme?

4. Does Doomsday have a theme? If so, where?

5. Anything on the Complete score?


Mortifer V.2016-06-26 21:55:05
1. That's part of the Batman themes.

2. The movie didn't really leave any room for that theme to be used.

3. I don't think Alfred should have a theme here. Maybe in the solo Batman movie.

4. 'Tuesday'. Maybe it's not actually his theme, but it's the only musical cue directly describing him.


ZekeWars0102016-06-28 02:02:52
+Mortifier V. Thanks friend.

Mike reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-27 02:15:04
Was the version of "Amazing Grace" at the end of the film handled by the score team? I didn't think anything of it when I first watched the movie, but after watching the scene again, I noticed it sounded "arranged."

scarecrow9 reply Replies: 6 || 2016-06-21 15:34:06
So news broke today that Junkie XL is scoring the Justice League


Anonymous2016-06-21 15:45:37
Come on, Hans... please come back and do Superman some real justice in this film!!!


Mike2016-06-21 15:51:38
Hybrid, do you think Hans could be prevailed upon between now and the film's release? He was on Batman v Superman, and I can't believe that Junkie XL wouldn't try to discuss it...


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-21 19:06:52
Honestly, why would they need Hans ? I think he wrote enough themes for this saga already, it'll be mostly rearrangements of it... lol


Mike2016-06-21 20:09:10
True enough, but if you ask me, Hans has a certain musical touch that none of his colleagues do. If he were to work on the score directly, I feel nearly certain the end result would be better and more striking than if Junkie, Mazzaro, Kawcynski, et al just did arrangements. Even in the scores where a "ghostwriter" does half the job, Hans' influence still means a lot for the final product IMO. You can tell when he's there and when he isn't, even if his themes are used by other people. His hands-on vision and contributions do come through in the final product.


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-21 20:26:47
Well I think Hans will be around anyway, one way or another. Despite what he said about super hero movies, he'll keep an eye on them. ;)


smizzy2016-06-22 20:12:02
hybrid, you've forgotten your "lol".

Mike reply Replies: 4 || 2016-06-17 00:35:42
Some of you may appreciate this interesting theme tidbit... I didn't realize this, but the Krypton motif from MoS (used for Kryptonite in BvS) did indeed make it onto the OST release here. Listen closely at 1:00 in "Black and Blue," the moment in the film when Batman first gases Superman with Kryptonite, and that actually is the Krypton / Kryptonite motif in distorted form. I hadn't caught that until now!


mpolonest1232016-06-17 01:14:13
And additionally.....
The second half of "Tuesday" is a combination of the Krypton motif and Luthor's piano theme. Makes sense considering the combination of Lex's blood with the Kryptonian technology.


Mike2016-06-17 02:16:18
Interesting. I hadn't caught that. Wasn't there also something about Luthor's theme being the Superman theme backwards?

I feel like this movie had pretty strong theme use overall, even if none of the ideas play off each other like one might expect. But I mean, there are distinct themes for everything (Superman, Batman, Doomsday, Lex, Wonder Woman, Kryptonite), and they're easy to pick out. Unlike, say, Civil War, which has 5 or 6 themes that all sound the same. :P


mpolonest1232016-06-17 04:04:30
Agreed,
But this is a case where the album really didn't capture the development of the themes. Both Bruce Wayne and WW's themes receive a fair amount of treatment in the film. Same with Supes, there are plenty of interesting variations that expand the ideas.


Mike2016-06-17 05:30:23
I thought Batman got okay treatment on album (with cues like "Their War Here", "May I Help You, Mr. Wayne?", "Do You Bleed?", and "The Batman Suite", we get pretty much all the prominent variations for that theme). I do agree that we could have used more Superman and Wonder Woman music though (I liked the "Day of the Dead" variation when the guy in the wheelchair spray painted on the statue, and the music that played during the Justice League cameos).

But the biggest thing that bothered me was the lack of the Kryptonite motif on album (aside from the short snippet mentioned above). It had some cool variations when Lex utilized General Zod's corpse in the ship wreckage and in the scene following the Batmobile chase, for example.

Everan reply Replies: 7 || 2016-06-13 19:46:56
So, the Ultimate Cut leaked, and althought it's not really available to pirate, there's a lot of descriptions scenes.
Won't spoil anything of course, but if there's more music around, it will only be Lex's theme variations, and underscore of it, and maybe more underscore of Bats and Supes.
The Africa scene however, will probably have more action stuff.


Gilvane Cezar2016-06-13 20:09:29
The music played when Bruce acces the Meta-Human files is so good too! Waiting for the Complete Score.


Mike 2016-06-13 21:21:25
You know, I would welcome - if it fits - a reprise of "What Are You Going to Do..." or the end of "Flight," even if it's just tracked in from MoS. But something tells me that the extended edition probably doesn't have any new Superman material worthy of such an inclusion.


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-13 21:51:05
Hans would have liked that too, but there was no scene for that...


Mike 2016-06-13 22:49:28
"Hans would have liked that too, but there was no scene for that..."

Whoa, for real?! That actually makes me feel a bit bad for placing some of the blame on Zimmer for under-using the heroic stuff... Now, granted, I don't know why they couldn't have included a snippet of it when Superman flies to the rescue in the Africa scene. But in the end, yeah, this movie didn't particularly lend itself to stuff like that.


Everan2016-06-15 20:34:43
So, there are some clips of the new scenes, and there's a very sad piano track this time around, you will love it.


Mike2016-06-15 23:45:26
*potential spoilers!!!!*

As Everan points out, there's a nice sad, slow piano version of the "If You Love These People" tune as Superman helps people following the extended Senate hearing scene. Maybe an early demo by Hans or something?


Everan2016-06-15 23:49:01
Could be.

Also, the Africa bit has no new music, just rehashes of Blood of my Blood.

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-15 19:01:45
things really seem to have evened out by now as far as opinions of this one. when it first came out, everyone lambasted the ambient cues and the crushing seriousness and the uninspired character of the batman theme. and everyone insisted there must be great unreleased music (before seeing the film). but now... this album is a solid representation of the music and the score makes way more sense with the movie.

Cameron reply Replies: 10 || 2016-06-13 23:44:30
I'm really itching to find out which tracks are more than one piece, with their original titles. I know Hybrid said it's not all available, but I'm still curious.


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-14 13:13:00
Alright alright... lol

MAIN TITLES PT 1 => HZ
TOWER FALLS => HZ JXL
GIRL => HZ SM
DESERT => HZ AK
BULLET => HZ AK BW
BRANDING => HZ JXL AK
POST APOCALYPSE => HZ AK
CHASE => HZ JXL AK
PREPARATION MONTAGE => HZ JXL AK
HERO FIGHT => HZ JXL
THUG FIGHT => HZ JXL AK
MEN ARE STILL GOOD => HZ JXL AK


Mike2016-06-14 15:14:36
"Girl - HZ SM"

Well, there ya go, everyone. If you found the BAM...BAM BAM BAM BAM BAM BAAAAM section of the Batman theme obnoxious, you can blame Zimmer, not Junkie XL (like people were originally doing). :P

Granted, Hybrid says as much below, but this just solidifies it. Thanks for sharing what credits are available, by the way. Is it fair to say that Junkie XL really did as much on this score as he did on MoS, not much more? Cause if he didn't really pen any themes, then he's basically brought back to the standard Zimmer "additional music / arrangements" category, right?


Anonymous2016-06-14 15:23:52
well he may not have done much more than on man of steel, but i still appreciate him getting front cover credit on this one. he deserved it on man of steel anyways so it's nice he got it here.


Cameron2016-06-14 15:56:15
Very nice, thank you. I always like knowing the original titles.


Mike 2016-06-14 16:24:40
Just thought about this... the only credits on Black & Blue are Hans and Junkie. In a funny way, that makes me happy. Cause the idea Hans and Junkie were touting early on was a Hans vs. Junkie type of thing, and although that didn't really materialize, it was Hans vs. Junkie on that namesake cue. :P


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-14 17:24:43
I'd say Junkie had a bigger influence on MOS than on this one...


Anonymous2016-06-14 18:04:59
Wait, which track is "Girl"?


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-14 18:54:33
Girl is not in the OST. It's the cue when Bruce saves the little girl during the Zod/Superman mayhem.

It's basically an arrangement of the very first 15 secs of the OST.


Anonymous2016-06-14 19:00:43
Ahh ok thanks. I thought maybe it was short for "Is She With You?" lol


Mike 2016-06-14 20:34:26
Huh. These scores really can defy expectations, can't they? You go into a Hans score with a usual "ghostwriter" listed as a co-composer and expect to hear a lot of that co-composer's contributions. Nope. You go into a score with no front-cover co-composer and learn he did half the project! :P

Zimmer's scores can be so unpredictable. lol.

Meta reply Replies: 1 || 2016-06-14 17:44:37
so....The whole BAAAM - BAM BAM BAM BAAAAAM BAAAAM


Batman theme -

I guess that was the Batman theme that was earned, Zimmer?

Jesus, should have stuck with your original theme instead...


Mike2016-06-14 19:08:05
Well, to be fair, it looks like the earned theme was "A Dark Knight". I am curious if this was a discarded idea from the Nolan films, though.

Ds reply Replies: 13 || 2016-06-11 11:24:11
They've changed some track names in the iTunes release:

Track 3 becomes "The Red Capes Are Coming (Lex Luthor's Theme)"

Track 11 becomes "Is She With You? (Wonder Woman's Theme)"

Wondering WHO the hell is being paid to make such decisions :-p


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-12 19:40:47
Yeah interesting...

Doesn't change the fact that all this film's themes are Hans anyway... :P


Mike2016-06-12 22:42:22
"Doesn't change the fact that all this film's themes are Hans anyway... :P"

I'm still a little surprised that Hans did end up writing all the main themes in this score (granted, with Junkie contributing on Batman, too). But I really felt before it's release and from Hans' "tone" about it earlier on that he'd be passing most of the work onto Junkie. Thankfully, that didn't happen! He even seemed pretty enthusiastic about it in the interviews, despite his comments that finding a new angle for writing was difficult.

Also, unrelated: Hybrid, do you have the cue sheet for this? I'm just curious what the original track names are (don't like the OST titles, for some reason. lol).


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-12 22:54:30
Some of it appeared yes. I'll post it when all of it is available. This time everyone is credited when it's due, unlike MOS which was empty. Some indications of what's available :

BEAUTIFUL LIE (from 0:15 to the end) => Zimmer

THEIR WAR HERE (from 1:00 to the end) => Zimmer, JXL

BLOOD OF MY BLOOD => Zimmer, JXL

VIGILANTE (from beginning to 1:00) => Zimmer, Kawczynski, Wallfisch

VIGILANTE (from 1:00 to the end) => Zimmer, JXL, Kawczynski

MUST THERE BE A SUPERMAN? => Zimmer, Kawczynski

DO YOU BLEED? => Zimmer, JXL, Kawczynski

BLACK AND BLUE => Zimmer, JXL

FIGHT NIGHT => Zimmer, JXL, Kawczynski

MEN ARE STILL GOOD (from beginning to 4:32) => HZ, JXL, Kawczynski


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-12 22:55:41
Oups I screwed up, Blood of my Blood is HZ & Kawczynski, not JXL... :P


Mike2016-06-12 23:09:46
Cool, thanks! So I guess "Their War Here" is really two cues then, the first part in the Bat Cave and then the rest?


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-12 23:11:07
The first part is the Main Title pt 2, don't have the credit for that yet.


Russel2016-06-12 23:22:37
Really Hybrid? :P

(Woman Woman Theme) (5:46)


mpolonest123 2016-06-13 02:05:24
@hybrid Do you know if any other suites were written?

And do you have the complete cue list at all?


Mike2016-06-13 02:13:35
@mpolonest: I'm pretty sure more suites were indeed written... As I said below, Hans specifically mentioned a bunch of suites they wrote as being potential "filler" for the extended version of the film.

@Hybrid: I take it that what's been made available so far has been all the tracks with Andrew Kawcynski credits? Cause he appears on several of those cues, and this would mean we still need Mazzaro...


Anonymous2016-06-13 02:21:14
interesting that there's no junkie xl credit on "must there be a superman..." also i suppose the "bahm bahm bahm bahm BAHHHHM BAHHHHM" of the batman theme is a zimmer creation, cause it's in beautiful lie (much more subtly) with no junkie credit.


mpolonest1232016-06-13 06:08:17
@mike That's interesting, where did he say that? Perhaps the suites might round out the score a bit better.


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-13 08:42:40
Most of Batman's theme is HZ.


Mike2016-06-13 16:20:43
Check the interview Hans and Junkie did with Collider... The interviewer asked whether Snyder had enlisted them to write more music for the extended edition, and Hans' response was something like, "Well, we always begin by writing all these different suites, and there was enough extra material here that Zack could easily use that to fill out the new scenes."

The Pale King reply Replies: 1 || 2016-06-02 23:39:29
Any chance of getting any additional officially released soundtrack material with the extended cut?


Mike2016-06-10 16:58:45
Zimmer did say they wrote a few suites for this score and that there would be no shortage of extra material for them to put into the extended cut to fill the removed scenes. But I don't know if that music will be released or not.

asaa reply Replies: 1 || 2016-05-27 21:44:42
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Edmund Meinerts2016-05-28 06:39:45
I couldn't have put it better myself.

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