James Newton Howard is an American composer who is best known for his scores to motion pictures and is one of the most popular and respected composers for cinema, and has scored over 100 films. He is also known for his collaboration with director M. Night Shyamalan, having scored all his films since The Sixth Sense.


Year Film Position Subsidiary
2000 Dinosaur Music Walt Disney Animation Studios
2001 Atlantis: The Lost Empire Original Score
2002 Treasure Planet
2011 Gnomeo & Juliet Touchstone Pictures
2014 Maleficent Music Walt Disney Pictures
2018 The Nutcracker and the Four Realms
2019 A Hidden Life 20th Century Fox
2021 Raya and the Last Dragon Walt Disney Animation Studios
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