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Composer Michael Giacchino at the U.S. premiere Coco. Four of Giacchino's scores have been shortlisted for Oscar nominations this year — The Book Of Henry, Coco, Spider-Man Homecoming and War for the Planet of the Apes. Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Disney hide caption

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Hear Hans Zimmer's Bid For The Next Great Screen Composer

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Hans Zimmer, Scoring Big with 'Da Vinci'

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