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My one hope is that this doesn't mean Chris Nolan will be tying Zimmer's hands behind his back for future scores. If he wants to do that here, okay. I can get over one score. But I hope Nolan doesn't keep calling for this non-melodic approach.That was one of my favorites, wish it was on the OST.Yeah, was also looking for that track.Nolan's liner notes, which explains a lot on the score :<br><br>"British people are raised on the story of Dunkirk. The events of the evacuation are sacred ground, not to be ventured onto without great care. Daunting for a filmmaker. But the things that place Dunkirk so firmly at the heart of a nation's self-image are the very qualities that make it one of the greatest stories in human history. Irresistible to a filmmaker.<br><br>This film required a remarkable creative team, and Hans Zimmer, as well as having been a valued member in the past, knows how to assemble his own great team. From our first meeting, where I described to the percussionist, Satnam Ramgotra, the unusual rhythmic structure of the script and how it needed to be amplified by the music, through the finishing touches applied by Lorne Balfe during our last weeks of mixing, the importance of teamwork was paramount. The process nicely echoed the circumstances of the events we were trying to honour- a triumph of communal effort, not individual heroism.<br><br>When I called Hans one night with a one word suggestion- "Nimrod", I wasn't sure he'd accept experimenting with an existing theme for the climax of the film. To my surprise, he knew just who to call to achieve the deconstruction of Elgar's monumental theme, a theme as beloved to the English as Dunkirk itself, often played at ceremonial occasions and funerals. It's a theme which (I never admitted to Hans) I am incapable of hearing without feeling the surprising weight of my father's coffin on my shoulder. Hans brought in Benjamin Wallfisch, who, in collaboration with the great music editor Alex Gibson and myself, fashioned a modern reworking that grows out of the sights and sounds of the movie- tapping the original's resonances without feeling unearned. Hans's brass accents complete the piece's power to move without sentimentalizing.<br><br>Hans went on to incorporate Elgar's theme elsewhere in the score, a score that on this album has been divided into cues, but which in the film plays as one long piece with a unifying and complex rhythmic and tonal structure. The structure of the screenplay itself builds upon the shepherd tone concepts I first explored with composer David Julyan in the soundtrack for "The Prestige", but here Zimmer's team (in particular Andy Page and Andrew Kawczynski) and I added a whole new rhythmical structure. This can't be fully represented on the album, but in the film it is able to integrate sound effects and even story structure into the very fabric of the music in a new and unique manner.<br><br>The rigid structure, to which we adamntly stuck, at times proved frustrating for the musicians, but they persevered and produced extraordinary cues based on unusual solutions (such as a recording of my watch that Hans and his team adapted into many different rhythmic voices). The disciplined procedural approach stopped the music for "Dunkirk" from ever resorting to arbitrary cinematic emotionalism, something Hans and I always felt was vital, given the inherent emotional heft of the real life events. This has been a long and hard journey, but I am proud of the final results, and hope that you will share my appreciation for the talent of the artists who worked so hard for so long on this score.<br><br>CHRISTOPHER NOLANI don't think emotion and melodies = Oscar worthy. Dunkirk's score fits in with the movie far better than Chappie.
Saw the film again last night and there are a ton of great cues missing, especially from the first half of the film. It's a crime the cue when they carry the stretcher onto the ship wasn't included.The answer is: Christopher Nolan ;-)It doesn't crossfade as much as, say, The Dark Knight Rises or Inception, but there is  very rarely dead air. I haven't listened enough times to determine when it does and doesn't crossfade, but the tracks are, at least, very closely edited together.I Love Hans' stuff but this score didn't really do it for me. I don't see how people are repping this as Oscar worthy but trash something like CHAPPiEs score, something with actual emotion and melodies.This soundtrack will win an oscar . It's great to see Balfe back with Zimmer. Dream team
Does anyone know whether the cd version actually has the cues crossfading into each other? Since in the film the score plays almost as an entire cue, it would have made sense if they did that. It sounds like some cues in the digital version end kind of awkwardly, like 'Impulse' and 'Home'. These cues fade out while there still seems to be some instrumentation progression going on. Hence the crossfade thought...Oooh credits. I'm guessing from these it's going to be disqualified from entering Oscar nominations because<br>1. Use of a classical musical piece throughout<br>2. More than one guy is credited.<br><br>Anyway, that's how Hans always liked, crediting everyone.I have to agree on the soundtrack being mostly unlistenable...<br><br>This is nothing like Inception, or even Interstellar.<br><br>I seriously doubt there's going to be a big stink made about any track from this score the likes of "No Time For Caution" back in 14...<br><br>I tried...I tried real hard to find something to keep me interested in this score, but I personally couldn't find anything. Most of it is tension building noise. I'm sure it's great within the film, but outside the film? Not so much.<br><br>I guess Zimmer is on "retirement mode" now...He's slowing down and not wanting to produce the rockin stuff that he used to...I can't blame him, but still...This score sounds like a total experiment.Sorry bud...<br><br>Its not.Hi everyone, does anyone know the name of the music in the Dunkirk Trailer 1 at 01:30? It doesn't not seem to be in the score, I'm assuming it's not in the movie, I'm going to see it Sunday. If anyone knows the music or where to find it, please Comment, thanks!
Tina had a lot of work to do here!Each time I listen to "The Oil," I'm convinced it can't get any louder and larger, but it does. If you don't look at the track time, you're just constantly thinking it's about to end, and yet it somehow continues to up the ante until you almost can't handle anymore!I was on three concerts so far and just at the one at Frankfurt some band members came down from the stage after the concert. I didn'f got a autograph but I did photos with nile marr and nick glennie smith. But if you would ask some of the band members I am sure they will say "ok perhaps I can arrange it" would try it this way :)I really like it. It's a clever score that sounds like it had an awful lot of thought put into it.A fanmade.<br><br>Hybrid probably took the track from here because the guy behind the channel was stating that it was original without being. Leaving the link here would only give him more audience.
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Modern Warfare 2
Label: Unofficial Release
Length: 45'06
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  1. Montage #1 (8:23)
  2. Montage #2 (7:16)
  3. Montage #3 (6:31)
  4. Montage #4 (9:38)
  5. Montage #5 (9:57)
  6. End Credits (3:22)
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Mohammed reply Replies: 0 || 2017-01-18 00:10:07
I can't play the music, although I did play it before, what happened?

Shahrouz reply Replies: 3 || 2009-11-22 00:00:00
Hi everybody ;

The whole tracklist rocks but Montage #1 is really amazing . Zimmer has provided another master piece without any doubt !

I read some posts about what happens if hans stops composing !!!! Its scary to even imagine it :-@


Alex2014-03-27 23:59:14
What do all the letters stand for in the bootleg track listing? LSRS 1, LR 1, mp etc. I can't decipher the track names...


Bioscope2014-03-28 05:08:02
Left Surround, Right Surround. Left, Right. Multiplayer. You are looking at Dolby Digital mp3 as standalone 2 channel files.


Demos2014-03-30 17:29:17
Can I mix the LSRS & the LR tracks in one together?

Anonymous reply Replies: 9 || 2013-07-23 05:17:38
What music does the different montages include?


Mike2013-07-23 05:25:34
If you click on "See Details", you can listen to extracts of the tracks. Montage 2 is Favela music, Montage 3 is the music used at the end of Contingency when the missile launches (the full version, not the squashed-flat-as-a-pancake album version), Montage 4 is the music used when they're running to the roof of the White House, and End Credits is, of course, the end credits. I dunno what Montage 1 is. But seriously, did anyone else notice that a lot of the album tracks either begin (Code of Conduct, Deadline) or end (Extraction Point, Contingency) really abruptly? Tracks like Opening Titles, Siege, and Coup de Grace sound fine, but a lot of the action material sounds "squished" compared to what's in the game.


al bundy2013-07-23 19:08:23
actually these montages are just the montages you can find on youtube... there are about 13 in total and include the complete score.


darkislandfilms2013-07-23 19:12:51
I did the montages and yes there are 13 not just 5...


Jimmy2013-07-23 19:59:04
Why is this page even on the site?


Mike2013-07-23 20:01:06
Dunno, but I prefer this cover to the album version...


Mike2013-07-23 20:39:59
For what it's worth, 3:56-5:55 in Montage 6 is genius. I love how you mixed the source cue with the score.


darkislandfilms2013-07-24 19:29:59
There is a montage 14 now :)


Jimmy2013-07-25 17:58:23
Where did you get the Estate music in montage 14 from?


al bundy2013-07-25 21:44:03
do you really think he is gonna tell you here?

taskforce141 reply Replies: 2 || 2012-11-25 03:05:37
does modernwarfare2 have better soundtrack than all of the call of dutys soundtrack


Mike2012-12-07 03:12:18
I actually prefer CoD4's, but this one is pretty good


HGW42012-12-07 17:09:59
I agree! I enjoy Call of Duty 4's soundtrack more.

soap reply Replies: 0 || 2012-05-14 12:22:04
thank

Eren reply Replies: 0 || 2012-03-21 17:18:07
excellent

daryosh reply Replies: 0 || 2012-02-22 19:26:28
nice...no good...no(onward track) very very great album yes great album tanks a lot new(bethoven) lord/king/emperator/farmanrava/ mr hans zimmer.

maeda reply Replies: 0 || 2011-10-24 15:11:12
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navagus reply Replies: 0 || 2011-10-22 14:17:22
oh my g..

NorwaymanKopervik reply Replies: 1 || 2011-10-05 15:23:22
I just wanna ask what his phone number is because i had a question to him


sebastien2011-10-05 17:15:19
mh sorry i only can give you his fax number :/

iiiiHARD reply Replies: 1 || 2011-04-28 11:26:47
Great music


ONEFATGIT882011-10-04 10:46:35
YO man love your web wondering if you are willing to do some stuff for a fellow clan NAMED EOTW, we need a website if you help we can do all sorts of stuff and be able to get people interested back in EOTW, i wont be able to make a web as i do not have enough time but if you help i can make you good and i mean good play with the best good.

James reply Replies: 1 || 2010-12-22 00:00:00
This was officially the best Score i have ever heard for a video game. beats out Halo, and thats pretty hard to beat


SeekerOfDeath2011-09-16 22:00:41
good music

Robert reply Replies: 0 || 2011-08-12 08:24:01
Very stunning and cinematic! I used to listen to them for days and nights!

As for a Call of Duty Game, I found it lack a little strong emotional tie like in the previous titles. Anyway, the music for MW2 is still among the top notch video game audios.

My favorite clips: roadkill, favela, contingency, boneyard, and the final credits!

jack reply Replies: 0 || 2011-07-24 19:01:41
nice

00000000 reply Replies: 0 || 2011-06-19 03:15:35
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T-Mann036 reply Replies: 0 || 2011-04-19 00:00:00
The 17 songs were from the original score... while the 44 songs are from the game rip.

differnce reply Replies: 0 || 2011-04-19 00:00:00
whats the difference bet. the one with 17 songs in
and the other album with 44songs?

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2011-04-13 00:00:00
It is my best forever!!!!!!

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2011-03-05 00:00:00
beast

simon reply Replies: 0 || 2011-02-21 00:00:00
best music ever!!!!!

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2011-02-16 00:00:00
love u

matthew reply Replies: 0 || 2011-02-03 00:00:00
matthew / jessica

Simon reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-29 00:00:00
Beast soundtrack and beast game

Rich reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-10 00:00:00
Superb, well worth purchasing. The soundtrack really helps set the mood and pace during gameplay, it has a densely layered and cinematic quality to it. The track at the end credits is the most outstanding track on the album and really sets the bar high for video game music. Without a doubt it is easily one of the best game soundtracks I've listened to in years.

green353 reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-09 00:00:00
good music

Left reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-02 00:00:00
The music is so great!
I've never heard something better than that! With the combination of Modern Warfare 2 story it's fantastic!

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-12-26 00:00:00
Very good music.

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-12-18 00:00:00
thank you

s777 reply Replies: 0 || 2010-12-18 00:00:00
BEST GAME SOUNDTRACK *EVER*!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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