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Filmtracks on January 23, 2017
Type of site
Music, Film score, Forum
OwnerChristian Clemmensen
Created byChristian Clemmensen
Launched24 September 1996
Current statusActive is a modern film score review website created and maintained by its sole reviewer, Christian Clemmensen.[1] Since the launch of Filmtracks in 1996, the website has reviewed nearly two-thousand soundtracks dating as far back as 1954, though the website's focus is primarily those composed after 1975.[2] Filmtracks also has a forum.[3]


In February 1998, Filmtracks was highly recommended to film music fans by Lukas Kendall at Film Score Monthly.[4] In October 2000, Entertainment Weekly's Erin Podolsky gave the website an 'A' rating and called it "A MUST-VISIT".[5] In April 2001, Filmtracks was also named Associate of the Month by[6]

Filmtracks Awards

Best Film Score

Year Winner
1986 Hoosiers
- Jerry Goldsmith
  • Winners only. Information on nominees before 1989 is longer accessible on the site.
1987 The Witches of Eastwick
- John Williams
  • Winners only. Information on nominees before 1989 is longer accessible on the site.
1988 Willow
- James Horner
  • Winners only. Information on nominees before 1989 is longer accessible on the site.
1989 Glory
- James Horner
1990 The Russia House
- Jerry Goldsmith
1991 Beauty and the Beast
- Alan Menken
1992 Far and Away
- John Williams
1993 Schindler's List
- John Williams
1994 Only You
- Rachel Portman
1995 Apollo 13
- James Horner
1996 The Spitfire Grill
- James Horner
1997 Titanic
- James Horner
1998 The Mask of Zorro
- James Horner
1999 The Cider House Rules
- Rachel Portman
2000 The Legend of Bagger Vance
- Rachel Portman
2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
- Howard Shore
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
- Howard Shore
2003 The Gospel of John
- Jeff Danna
2004 The Terminal
- John Williams
2005 The Legend of Zorro
- James Horner
2006 Lady in the Water
- James Newton Howard
2007 Angel
- Philippe Rombi
2008 No winner
2009 Lesbian Vampire Killers
- Debbie Wiseman
2010 Space Battleship Yamato
- Naoki Sato
2011 La Ligne droite
- Patrick Doyle
2012 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island
- Andrew Lockington
2013 Romeo and Juliet
- Abel Korzeniowski
2014 How To Train Your Dragon 2
- John Powell (tie)

- David Newman (tie)

2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens
- John Williams
2016 Tale of a Lake
- Panu Aaltio
2017 Star Wars: The Last Jedi
- John Williams
2018 Solo: A Star Wars Story
- John Powell & John Williams


  1. ^ Berlioz (2006). "Repent ye nasty hive of hedonistic film score fan(atic)s". Retrieved 16 December 2011.
  2. ^ Reviews by year. Retrieved 16 December 2011.
  3. ^
  4. ^ Kendall, Lukas. "Recommended Website Reactions". Film Score Monthly. Retrieved 16 December 2011.
  5. ^ Podolsky, Erin. Filmtracks Modern Soundtrack Reviews EW grade. Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 16 December 2011.
  6. ^ Travis F. Smith. "Filmtracks tuned in to movie music: Site reviews over 1000 soundtracks". Variety. Retrieved 16 December 2011.

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