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Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Score

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The Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Score is one of the awards given to people working in the motion picture industry by the Broadcast Film Critics Association.


List of winners and nomineesEdit


Year Winners & Nominees Film
John Williams Saving Private Ryan
Gabriel Yared The Talented Mr. Ripley


Year Winners & Nominees Film(s)
Lisa Gerrard and Hans Zimmer Gladiator
Howard Shore The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
John Williams A.I. Artificial Intelligence and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Christopher Young The Shipping News
John Williams Catch Me If You Can, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, and Minority Report
Philip Glass The Hours
Howard Shore The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Howard Shore The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Clint Eastwood Mystic River
Danny Elfman Big Fish
Gabriel Yared Cold Mountain
Hans Zimmer The Last Samurai
Howard Shore The Aviator
Michael Giacchino The Incredibles
Rolfe Kent Sideways
John Williams Memoirs of a Geisha
James Horner The New World
Gustavo Santaolalla Brokeback Mountain
Nancy Wilson Elizabethtown
Philip Glass The Illusionist
Clint Mansell The Fountain
Thomas Newman The Good German
Gustavo Santaolalla Babel
Howard Shore The Departed
Hans Zimmer The Da Vinci Code
Jonny Greenwood There Will Be Blood
Marco Beltrami 3:10 to Yuma
Alexandre Desplat Lust, Caution (Se, jie)
Clint Eastwood Grace Is Gone
Dario Marianelli Atonement
Alan Menken Enchanted
A. R. Rahman Slumdog Millionaire
Alexandre Desplat The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Clint Eastwood Changeling
Danny Elfman Milk
James Newton Howard and Hans Zimmer The Dark Knight
Michael Giacchino Up
Carter Burwell and Karen O Where the Wild Things Are
Marvin Hamlisch The Informant!
Randy Newman The Princess and the Frog
Hans Zimmer Sherlock Holmes


Year Winners & Nominees Film(s)
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross The Social Network
Carter Burwell True Grit
Alexandre Desplat The King's Speech
Clint Mansell Black Swan
Hans Zimmer Inception
Ludovic Bource The Artist
Cliff Martinez Drive
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Howard Shore Hugo
John Williams War Horse
John Williams Lincoln
Mychael Danna Life of Pi
Alexandre Desplat Argo
Moonrise Kingdom
Jonny Greenwood The Master
Steven Price Gravity
Arcade Fire Her
Thomas Newman Saving Mr. Banks
Hans Zimmer 12 Years a Slave
Antonio Sánchez Birdman
Alexandre Desplat The Imitation Game
Jóhann Jóhannsson The Theory of Everything
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross Gone Girl
Hans Zimmer Interstellar
Ennio Morricone The Hateful Eight
Carter Burwell Carol
Jóhann Jóhannsson Sicario
Ryuichi Sakamoto and Alva Noto The Revenant
Howard Shore Spotlight
Justin Hurwitz La La Land
Nicholas Britell Moonlight
Jóhann Jóhannsson Arrival
Mica Levi Jackie
Dustin O'Halloran and Hauschka Lion
Alexandre Desplat The Shape of Water
Jonny Greenwood Phantom Thread
Dario Marianelli Darkest Hour
Benjamin Wallfisch and Hans Zimmer Blade Runner 2049
John Williams The Post
Hans Zimmer Dunkirk
Justin Hurwitz First Man
Kris Bowers Green Book
Nicholas Britell If Beale Street Could Talk
Alexandre Desplat Isle of Dogs
Ludwig Göransson Black Panther
Marc Shaiman Mary Poppins Returns