Composer Information

Danny Elfman

Danny Elfman
Born:
May 29, 1953
Los Angeles, California
Performing Rights Organization:
BMI (LA)
Representation:
Kraft-Engel Management

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Filmography

2020
Dolittle []
with: Chris Bacon (additional music)
*
2019
Men in Black: International []
with: Chris Bacon (composer), TJ Lindgren (additional music)
*
Dumbo*
2018
Dr. Seuss' The Grinch*
Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot []
with: Alex Somers (additional music)
*
Fifty Shades Freed []
with: David Buckley (additional music)
*
Before I Wake (themes, additional music) []
with: The Newton Brothers (composer)
*
2017
Justice League []
with: Pinar Toprak (additional music), TJ Lindgren (additional music), Geoff Zanelli (additional music)
*
Tulip Fever []
with: Deron Johnson (additional music)
*
The Circle*
When We Rise [Miniseries] []
with: Chris Bacon (composer)
*
Fifty Shades Darker []
with: David Buckley (additional music)
*
2016
The Girl on the Train*
Alice Through the Looking Glass []
with: TJ Lindgren (additional music), Chris Bacon (additional music)
*
2015
Goosebumps []
with: Paul Mounsey (additional music), TJ Lindgren (additional music), Chris Bacon (additional music)
*
The End of the Tour*
The Avengers: Age of Ultron []
with: Brian Tyler (composer), Chris Bacon (additional music), Paul Mounsey (additional music), TJ Lindgren (additional music)
*
Fifty Shades of Grey []
with: David Buckley (additional music)
*
2014
Big Eyes []
with: TJ Lindgren (additional music), Mike Higham (additional music), David Buckley (additional music)
*
The Unknown Known*
Mr. Peabody & Sherman []
with: Paul Mounsey (additional music), Peter Bateman (additional music), John Ashton Thomas (additional music), Chris Bacon (additional music)
*
2013
American Hustle []
with: David Buckley (additional music), Chris Bacon (additional music)
*
Epic []
with: TJ Lindgren (additional music), Paul Mounsey (additional music)
*
Oz: The Great and Powerful*
2012
Promised Land*
Hitchcock*
Silver Linings Playbook*
Frankenweenie*
Men in Black 3*
Dark Shadows*
2011
Real Steel*
Iris - Cirque Du Soleil [Live Theater]*
Restless*
2010
The Next Three Days*
Alice in Wonderland*
The Wolfman *
2009
9 (theme(s)) []
with: Deborah Lurie (composer)
*
Taking Woodstock*
Terminator Salvation*
Notorious*
2008
Milk*
Fable II [Video Game] (theme(s)) []
with: Russell Shaw (composer)
*
Hellboy II: The Golden Army*
Wanted*
Standard Operating Procedure*
2007
The Kingdom*
The Simpsons Movie (title) []
with: Hans Zimmer (composer), Ryeland Allison (additional music), Lorne Balfe (additional music), Michael A. Levine (additional music), Jim Dooley (additional music), Henry Jackman (additional music), Atli Orvarsson (additional music)
*
Spider-Man 3 (theme(s)) []
with: Christopher Young (composer), Deborah Lurie (additional music), John Debney (additional music)
Meet the Robinsons []
with: Stephen J. Anderson (composer)
*
2006
Deep Sea 3D []
with: Deborah Lurie (composer)
Charlotte's Web*
Nacho Libre*
Serenada Schizophrana [Concert Work]*
2005
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory*
Corpse Bride*
2004
Spider-Man 2 []
with: Deborah Lurie (additional music), John Debney (additional music), Christopher Young (additional music)
*
Desperate Housewives [TV Series] (title) []
with: Steve Jablonsky (composer)
*
Fable [Video Game] (theme(s)) []
with: Russell Shaw (composer)
*
2003
Big Fish*
Hulk*
2002
Chicago*
Red Dragon*
Men in Black II*
Spider-Man*
2001
Novocaine (theme(s)) []
with: Steve Bartek (composer)
*
Planet of the Apes*
Heartbreakers (theme(s)) []
with: John Debney (composer)
*
Spy Kids []
with: Chris Boardman (composer), Heitor Pereira (composer), Los Lobos (composer), John Debney (composer), Robert Rodriguez (composer), Harry Gregson-Williams (composer), Gavin Greenaway (composer)
*
2000
Proof of Life*
The Family Man*
The World of Stainboy [Short Film]
1999
Anywhere But Here*
My Favorite Martian (theme(s)) []
with: John Debney (composer)
Dilbert [TV Series] (theme(s)) []
with: Ian Dye (composer), Adam Cohen (composer)
Instinct*
Sleepy Hollow*
1998
A Civil Action*
A Simple Plan*
Modern Vampires [Direct to Video] (theme(s)) []
with: Michael Wandmacher (composer)
Psycho []
with: Bernard Herrmann (theme(s))
*
1997
Good Will Hunting*
Men in Black*
Flubber*
Scream 2 (additional music) []
with: Marco Beltrami (composer), Kevin Manthei (additional music)
1996
Mars Attacks!*
Mission: Impossible []
with: Alan Silvestri (unused score)
*
Extreme Measures*
Freeway
The Frighteners*
1995
Dead Presidents*
Dolores Claiborne*
Little Demons [Demo]*
To Die For*
1994
Black Beauty*
Shrunken Heads (theme(s)) []
with: Richard Band (composer)
*
1993
The Nightmare Before Christmas (composer, songs)*
Sommersby*
1992
Batman Returns*
Army of Darkness (theme(s)) []
with: Joseph LoDuca (composer)
*
Article 99*
Batman: The Animated Series [TV Series] (theme(s)) []
with: Jeff Atmajian (composer), Todd Hayen (composer), John Tatgenhorst (composer), Wayne Coster (composer), Tamara Kline (composer), Carlos Rodriguez (composer), Peter Tomashek (composer), Mark Koval (composer), Kristopher Carter (composer), Nerida Tyson-Chew (composer), Peter Davison (composer), Carl Swander Johnson (composer), Lisa Bloom (composer), Stuart Balcomb (composer), Steven Chesne (composer), Beth Ertz (composer), Harvey R. Cohen (composer), Richard Bronskill (composer), Michael McCuistion (composer), Lolita Ritmanis (composer), Lars Clutterham (composer), Shirley Walker (composer), James Wesley Stemple (composer)
*
1991
Pure Luck (theme(s)) []
with: Jonathan Sheffer (composer)
*
1990
Dick Tracy []
with: Stephen Sondheim (songs)
*
Nightbreed*
Darkman []
with: Jonathan Sheffer (additional music)
*
Edward Scissorhands*
The Flash [TV Series] (theme(s)) []
with: Shirley Walker (composer)
*
1989
Batman []
with: Prince (songs)
*
Beetlejuice: The Animated Series [TV Series] (theme(s)) []
with: Tom Szczesniak (composer)
^
Tales from the Crypt [TV Series] (theme(s)) []
with: Cliff Eidelman (composer), Pray For Rain (composer), Nicholas Pike (composer), Jan Hammer (composer), Bruce Broughton (composer), David Mansfield (composer), Ira Newborn (composer), David Kitay (composer), Stanley Clarke (composer), Miles Goodman (composer), Jimmy Webb (composer), Alan Silvestri (composer), Jonathan Elias (composer), Merl Saunders (composer), J. Peter Robinson (composer), Ry Cooder (composer), Julian Nott (composer), David Newman (composer), Steve Bartek (composer), Michel Colombier (composer), James Horner (composer), Jay Ferguson (composer), Peter Bernstein (composer), Christopher Franke (composer), Rick Marotta (composer), Craig Safan (composer)
*
The Simpsons [TV Series] (theme(s)) []
with: Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Shop (composer), Patrick Williams (composer), Arthur B. Rubinstein (composer), Ray Colcord (composer), Richard Gibbs (composer), Alf Clausen (composer)
*
1988
Scrooged*
Midnight Run*
Beetlejuice*
Big Top Pee Wee*
Hot To Trot
1987
Summer School*
1986
Back to School*
Fast Times [TV Series] (theme(s))
Pee-Wee's Playhouse [TV Series] []
with: Ron Grant (composer), Mark Snow (composer), Cliff Martinez (composer), Stanley Clarke (composer), Mark Mothersbaugh (theme(s))
^
Sledge Hammer! [TV Series] (theme(s)) []
with: Ron Grant (composer), Don Davis (composer)
Wisdom*
1985
Amazing Stories [TV Series] []
with: David Newman (composer), John Williams (composer), James Horner (composer), Steve Dorff (composer), Craig Safan (composer), Georges Delerue (composer), Fred Steiner (composer), Leonard Rosenman (composer), John Addison (composer), Billy Goldenberg (composer), Thomas Newman (composer), Ralph Burns (composer), Michael Kamen (composer), Philip Marshall (composer), Alan Silvestri (composer), Jerry Goldsmith (composer), Steve Bartek (composer), Arthur B. Rubinstein (composer), Bruce Broughton (composer), Jimmy Webb (composer), Lennie Niehaus (composer), David Shire (composer)
*
Alfred Hitchcock Presents [TV Series] []
with: Basil Poledouris (composer), Craig Safan (composer), Thomas Newman (composer), Peter Bernstein (composer)
^
Pee-wee's Big Adventure*
1980
Forbidden Zone*
Key: * Has related album(s); ^ Has compilation album(s) only.

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