The Talented Life Of John Williams Part Seven

The Talented Life Of John Williams Part Seven

The Talented Life Of John Williams Part Seven

The Talented Life Of John Williams Part Seven

Everyone knows The Talented Life Of John Williams for Jaws and STAR WARS, but did you know he did Harry Potter and others that is so long I had to make a list of. In The Talented Life Of John Williams Part Seven, that’s exactly what I done, so here’s what I found and some I was amaze to find out myself.

Academy Awards

Year Project Category Result

1967 Valley of the Dolls Best Score Adaptation Nominated

1969 Goodbye, Mr Chips Best Score Adaptation Nominated

The Reivers Best Original Score Nominated

1971 Fiddler on the Roof Best Scoring Adaptation and Original Song Score Won

1972 Images Best Original Dramatic Score Nominated

The Poseidon Adventure Best Original Dramatic Score Nominated

1973 Cinderella Liberty Best Original Dramatic Score Nominated

“Nice to Be Around” (from Cinderella Liberty) Best Original Song Nominated

Tom Sawyer Best Score Adaptation Nominated

1974 The Towering Inferno Best Original Score Nominated

1975 Jaws Best Original Dramatic Score Won

1977 Star Wars Best Original Score Won

Close Encounters of the Third Kind Best Original Score Nominated

1978 Superman Best Original Score Nominated

1980 The Empire Strikes Back Best Original Score Nominated

1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark Best Original Score Nominated

1982 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Best Original Score Won

“If We Were in Love” (from Yes, Giorgio) Best Original Song Nominated

1983 Return of the Jedi Best Original Score Nominated

1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Best Original Score Nominated

The River Best Original Score Nominated

1987 Empire of the Sun Best Original Score Nominated

The Witches of Eastwick Best Original Score Nominated

1988 The Accidental Tourist Best Original Score Nominated

1989 Born on the Fourth of July Best Original Score Nominated

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Best Original Score Nominated

1990 Home Along Best Original Score Nominated

“Somewhere in My Memory” (from Home Alone) Best Original Song Nominated

1991 JFK Best Original Score Nominated

“When You’re Alone” (from Hook) Best Original Song Nominated

1993 Schindler’s List Best Original Score Won

1995 Nixon Best Original Dramatic Score Nominated
Sabrina Best Original Musical or Comedy Score Nominated
“Moonlight” (from Sabrina) Best Original Song Nominated

1996 Sleepers Best Original Dramatic Score Nominated

1997 Amistad Best Original Dramatic Score Nominated

1998 Saving Private Ryan Best Original Dramatic Score Nominated

1999 Angela’s AshesBest Original Score Nominated

2000 The Patriot Best Original Score Nominated

2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence Best Original Score Nominated
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Best Original Score Nominated

2002 Catch Me If You Can Best Original Score Nominated

2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Best Original Score Nominated

2005 Memoirs of a Geisha Best Original Score Nominated
Munich Best Original Score Nominated

2011 The Adventures of Tintin Best Original Score Nominated
War Horse Best Original Score Nominated

2012 Lincoln Best Original Score Nominated

2013 The Book Thief Best Original Score Nominated

2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Best Original Score Nominated

2017 Star Wars: The Last Jedi Best Original Score Pending

 

BAFTA Awards

Year Project Category Result

1975 Jaws Best Film Music Won

1978 Star Wars Best Film Music Won

Close Encounters of the Third Kind Best Film Music Nominated

1980 The Empire Strikes Back Best Film Music Won

1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark Best Film Music Nominated

1982 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Best Film Music Won

1988 Empire of the Sun Best Film Music Won

1993 Schindler’s List Best Film Music Won

1998 Saving Private Ryan Best Film Music Nominated

2002 Catch Me If You Can Best Film Music Nominated

2005 Memoirs of a Geisha Best Film Music Won

2011 War Horse Best Film Music Nominated

2012 Lincoln Best Film Music Nominated

2013 The Book Thief Best Film Music Nominated

2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Best Film Music Nominated

 

Emmy Awards

Year Project Category Result

1962 Alcoa Premiere Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composed for Television Nominated

1963 Alcoa Premiere Outstanding Achievement in Composing Original Music Nominated

1968 Heidi Outstanding Achievement in Musical Composition Won

1971 Jane Eyre Outstanding Achievement in Musical Composition Won

2002 The 74th Academy Awards Outstanding Music Direction Nominated

2009 Great Performances Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music Won

 

Golden Globe Awards

Year Project Category Result Ref.

1972 The Poseidon Adventure Best Original Score Nominated

1973 Cinderella Liberty Best Original Score Nominated

Tom Sawyer (with Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman) Best Original Score Nominated

1974 Earthquake Best Original Score Nominated

1076 Jaws Best Original Score Won

1977 Star Wars Best Original Score Won

Close Encounters of the Third Kind Best Original Score Nominated

1978 Superman Best Original Score Nominated

1980 The Empire Strikes Back Best Original Score Nominated

1982 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Best Original Score Won

“If We Were In Love” (with Alan and Marilyn Bergman) from Yes, Giorgio Best Original Song Nominated

1984 The River Best Original Score Nominated

1987 Empire of the Sun Best Original Score Nominated

1988 The Accidental Tourist Best Original Score Nominated

1989 Born on the Fourth of July Best Original Score Nominated

1993 Schindler’s List Best Original Score Nominated

1995 “Moonlight” (with Alan and Marilyn Bergman) from Sabrina Best Original Song Nominated

1997 Seven Years in Tibet Best Original Score Nominated

1998 Saving Private Ryan Best Original Score Nominated

1999 Angela’s Ashes Best Original Score Nominated

2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence Best Original Score Nominated

2005 Memoirs of a Geisha Best Original Score Won

2011 War Horse Best Original Score Nominated

2012 Lincoln Best Original Score Nominated

2013 The Book Thief Best Original Score Nominated

2017 The Post Best Original Score Nominated

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