Biography

Jerry Goldsmith was an American music composer and conductor for film and television productions, best known for his scores of movies like "Planet of the Apes", "Papillon", "Alien", "Total Recall", "Basic Instinct", and also three "Rambo" films and five "Star Trek" films. He was nominated for six Grammy Awards, five Primetime Emmy Awards, nine Golden Globe Awards, four British Academy Film Awards, and eighteen Academy Awards (he won only one, in 1976, for the feature film "The Omen").

Jerry Goldsmith was an American music composer and conductor for film and television productions, best known for his scores of movies like "Planet of the Apes", "Papillon", "Alien", "Total Recall", "Basic Instinct", and also three "Rambo" films and five "Star Trek" films. He was nominated for six Grammy Awards, five Primetime Emmy Awards, nine Golden Globe Awards, four British Academy Film Awards, and eighteen Academy Awards (he won only one, in 1976, for the feature film "The Omen").

Personal Info

Known For Sound

Gender Male

Known Credits 177

Birthday 1929-02-10

Day of Death 2004-07-21

Place of Birth Pasadena, California, USA

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Also Known As

  • Jerrald King Goldsmith
  • Jerrald K. Goldsmith
  • Jerrald Goldsmith
  • Michael Hennagin
  • Jerrald King "Jerry" Goldsmith

Sound TV ShowsMovies

Big John Morrison Music
2006 The Omen Original Music Composer
2003 Looney Tunes: Back in Action Original Music Composer
2002 Star Trek: Nemesis Original Music Composer
2002 The Sum of All Fears Conductor Original Music Composer
2001 Soarin' Over California Original Music Composer
2001 The Last Castle Original Music Composer
2001 Along Came a Spider Original Music Composer
2000 Hollow Man Conductor Original Music Composer
1999 The 13th Warrior Original Music Composer
1999 The Haunting Conductor Original Music Composer
1999 The Mummy Conductor Original Music Composer
1998 Star Trek: Insurrection Original Music Composer
1998 Small Soldiers Original Music Composer
1998 Mulan Original Music Composer
1998 U.S. Marshals Conductor Original Music Composer
1998 Deep Rising Conductor Original Music Composer
1997 L.A. Confidential Conductor Original Music Composer
1997 The Edge Original Music Composer
1997 Air Force One Conductor Original Music Composer
1997 Fierce Creatures Conductor Original Music Composer
1996 Star Trek: First Contact Original Music Composer
1996 The Ghost and the Darkness Original Music Composer
1996 Chain Reaction Conductor Original Music Composer
1996 Executive Decision Original Music Composer
1996 City Hall Original Music Composer
1995 Powder Original Music Composer
1995 First Knight Original Music Composer
1995 Congo Conductor Original Music Composer
1994 I.Q. Original Music Composer
1994 The River Wild Original Music Composer
1994 Bad Girls Original Music Composer
1994 Angie Original Music Composer
1993 Six Degrees of Separation Original Music Composer
1993 Malice Original Music Composer
1993 Rudy Original Music Composer
1993 Dennis the Menace Original Music Composer
1993 The Vanishing Original Music Composer
1993 Matinee Original Music Composer
1992 Forever Young Original Music Composer
1992 Mr. Baseball Original Music Composer
1992 Mom and Dad Save the World Original Music Composer
1992 Basic Instinct Original Music Composer
1992 Medicine Man Conductor Original Music Composer
1991 Sleeping with the Enemy Original Music Composer
1991 Not Without My Daughter Original Music Composer
1990 The Russia House Original Music Composer
1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch Original Music Composer
1990 Total Recall Conductor Original Music Composer
1990 The Making of 'Total Recall' Music
1989 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Original Music Composer
1989 Warlock Original Music Composer
1989 Leviathan Original Music Composer
1989 The 'Burbs Original Music Composer
1988 Rambo III Original Music Composer
1987 Rent-a-Cop Original Music Composer
1987 Lionheart Original Music Composer
1987 Innerspace Original Music Composer
1987 Extreme Prejudice Original Music Composer
1986 Hoosiers Original Music Composer
1986 Poltergeist II: The Other Side Original Music Composer
1986 Link Original Music Composer
1985 Legend Original Music Composer
1985 Explorers Original Music Composer
1985 Rambo: First Blood Part II Original Music Composer
1985 King Solomon's Mines Original Music Composer
1984 Runaway Original Music Composer
1984 Supergirl Original Music Composer
1984 Gremlins Original Music Composer
1984 The Lonely Guy Original Music Composer
1983 Under Fire Original Music Composer
1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie Music
1983 Psycho II Original Music Composer
1982 First Blood Original Music Composer
1982 The Challenge Original Music Composer
1982 The Secret of NIMH Original Music Composer
1982 Poltergeist Original Music Composer
1982 Inchon Original Music Composer
1982 Night Crossing Original Music Composer
1981 Outland Original Music Composer
1981 Masada (4 episodes)Original Music Composer
1981 Omen III: The Final Conflict Original Music Composer
1981 The Salamander Original Music Composer
1980 Cabo Blanco Original Music Composer
1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture Original Music Composer
1979 Alien Original Music Composer
1978 The First Great Train Robbery Original Music Composer
1978 Magic Original Music Composer
1978 The Boys from Brazil Original Music Composer
1978 The Swarm Original Music Composer
1978 Damien: Omen II Original Music Composer
1978 Coma Original Music Composer
1977 Capricorn One Original Music Composer
1977 Contract on Cherry Street Original Music Composer
1977 Damnation Alley Original Music Composer
1977 Islands in the Stream Original Music Composer
1977 Twilight's Last Gleaming Original Music Composer
1976 The Cassandra Crossing Original Music Composer
1976 High Velocity Original Music Composer
1976 Logan's Run Original Music Composer
1976 The Omen Original Music Composer
1975 Breakheart Pass Original Music Composer
1975 Take a Hard Ride Original Music Composer
1975 The Wind and the Lion Original Music Composer
1975 Babe Original Music Composer
1975 A Girl Named Sooner Original Music Composer
1975 Breakout Original Music Composer
1975 The Reincarnation of Peter Proud Original Music Composer
1974 S*P*Y*S Original Music Composer
1974 Chinatown Original Music Composer
1973 Papillon Original Music Composer
1973 The Don Is Dead Original Music Composer
1973 One Little Indian Original Music Composer
1973 The Going Up of David Lev Original Music Composer
1973 Ace Eli and Rodger of the Skies Original Music Composer
1973 Shamus Original Music Composer
1972 Pursuit Original Music Composer
1972 The Man Original Music Composer
1972 The Other Original Music Composer
1972 The Culpepper Cattle Co. Original Music Composer
1972 Crawlspace Original Music Composer
1972 Lights Out Original Music Composer
1971 The Homecoming: A Christmas Story Original Music Composer
1971 Crosscurrent Original Music Composer
1971 Do Not Fold, Spindle, or Mutilate Original Music Composer
1971 The Last Run Original Music Composer
1971 Wild Rovers Original Music Composer
1971 Escape from the Planet of the Apes Original Music Composer
1971 The Mephisto Waltz Original Music Composer
1971 A Step Out of Line Original Music Composer
1970 The Ballad of Cable Hogue Original Music Composer
1970 Rio Lobo Original Music Composer
1970 Tora! Tora! Tora! Original Music Composer
1970 Patton Original Music Composer
1970 The Traveling Executioner Original Music Composer
1969 Justine Original Music Composer
1969 The Chairman Music
1969 The Illustrated Man Original Music Composer
1969 100 Rifles Original Music Composer
1968 Bandolero! Original Music Composer
1968 The Detective Original Music Composer
1968 Planet of the Apes Original Music Composer
1968 Sebastian Original Music Composer
1968 Nick Quarry Original Music Composer
1967 Hour of the Gun Original Music Composer
1967 The Flim-Flam Man Original Music Composer
1967 In Like Flint Original Music Composer
1967 Warning Shot Original Music Composer
1966 The Sand Pebbles Original Music Composer
1966 Seconds Original Music Composer
1966 The Blue Max Original Music Composer
1966 Stagecoach Original Music Composer
1966 The Trouble with Angels Original Music Composer
1966 Our Man Flint Original Music Composer
1965 A Patch of Blue Original Music Composer
1965 Morituri Original Music Composer
1965 Von Ryan's Express Original Music Composer
1965 In Harm's Way Original Music Composer
1965 The Satan Bug Original Music Composer
1964 Fate Is the Hunter Original Music Composer
1964 Rio Conchos Original Music Composer
1964 Seven Days in May Original Music Composer
1964 To Trap a Spy Original Music Composer
1963 The Prize Original Music Composer
1963 The Stripper Original Music Composer
1963 Lilies of the Field Original Music Composer
1963 The List of Adrian Messenger Original Music Composer
1962 Freud: The Secret Passion Original Music Composer
1962 Lonely Are the Brave Original Music Composer
1960 Studs Lonigan Original Music Composer
1959 Face of a Fugitive Original Music Composer
1959 City of Fear Original Music Composer
1957 Black Patch Original Music Composer
1954 Casino Royale Original Music Composer

Acting

2003 The Beast Within: Making 'Alien' as Himself
2000 666: The Omen Revealed
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode)

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