Basil Poledouris

Composer

Basil Poledouris (August 21, 1945 – November 8, 2006) was an American composer, conductor, and orchestrator of greek descent. of film and television scores, best known for his long-running collaborations with directors John Milius and Paul Verhoeven. His best known works include music for films like Conan the Barbarian (1982), Red Dawn (1984), RoboCop (1987), The Hunt for Red October (1990), Free Willy (1993), and Starship Troopers (1997). Poledouris won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special for his work on the four-part miniseries Lonesome Dove in 1989, and was a four-time recipient of the BMI Film Music Award.

 

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Discography

Year Album Label Tracks
For Love of the Game (Original Score) 1999 For Love of the Game (Original Motion Picture Score) Varèse Sarabande 10
1994 On Deadly Ground (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Varèse Sarabande 7