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As Lara Croft leaps into cinemas in the latest Tomb Raider film, Matthew Sweet takes on her, pacman and the Super Mario Brothers as he explores the influence video games have had on film and filmmakers.

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  • Beck

    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010): Threshold (8 Bit)

    • Scott Pilgrim vs the World - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • Universal Studios.
    • 19.
  • Wendy Carlos

    Tron (1982): The Creation of Tron / Water, Music and Tronaction

    Performer: Martin Neery. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Douglas Gamley. Choir: UCLA Chorus.
    • Tron - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • CBS.
    • 1.
  • Don Davis

    The Matrix (1999): Main Title / Trinity Infinity

    Performer: Carter Burwell. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Don Davis.
    • The Matrix - Original Motion Picture Score.
    • Varese Sarabande.
    • 1.
  • Jerry Fielding

    Demon Seed (1977) - End Credits

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • Soylent Green (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • Film Score Monthly.
    • 18.
  • James Horner

    Avatar (2010): Jake Enters His Avatar World

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: James Horner.
    • Avatar (Music From The Motion Picture).
    • Fox Music.
    • 1.
  • Henry Jackman

    Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017): The Jumanji Overture

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Henry Jackman.
    • Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.
  • Ramin Djawadi

    Pacific Rim (2013): 2500 Tons of Awesome

    Orchestra: Hollywood Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Nick Glennie‐Smith.
    • Pacific Rim - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • WaterTower Music.
    • 5.
  • Dasha Churasha

    Hardcore Henry (2016): You Are The Man

    Performer: Dasha Churasha.
    • Hardcore Henry (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack & Score).
    • Sony Masterworks.
    • 33.
  • Clinton Shorter

    District 9 (2009): A lot of secrets

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Adam Clemens.
    • District 9 - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • Spacelab9.
    • 1.
  • Henry Jackman

    Wreck It Ralph (2012): Life in the Arcade / Vanellope Von Schweets

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Nick Glennie‐Smith.
    • Wreck-It Ralph (An Original Walt Disney Records Soundtrack).
    • Walt Disney Records.
    • 8.
  • Arthur B. Rubinstein

    WarGames (1983): A Game of Chess / Main Title

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Arthur B. Rubinstein.
    • WarGames - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • Intrada Special Collection.
    • 1.
  • Junkie XL

    Tomb Raider (2018): Return to Croft Manor

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • Tomb Raider - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • Sony Masterworks.
    • 8.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Billion Dollar Brain - End Titles

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Marcus Dods.
    • SONY : AK47019.
    • SONY.
    • 6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    The Magic Flute (1975): Queen of the Night's aria

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Singer: Birgit Nordin.

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