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Simon Boswell

Simon Boswell was born in London, UK on October 15th, 1956. He is a film composer with more than 90 films to his credit. At seventeen Simon went to Pembroke College in Cambridge to study English Literature. Already an accomplished guitarist, and whilst still at college, he was signed by Transatlantic Records in 1975. This resulted in his first solo... See full bio »

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Known For

Shallow Grave
Shallow Grave Composer
(1994)
Hackers
Hackers Composer
(1995)
Phenomena
Phenomena Composer
(1985)
Lord of Illusions
(1995)

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 2016 Strings (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2016)
- Episode #1.9 (2016)
- Episode #1.4 (2016)
- Episode #1.3 (2016)
- Pilot: Waking Up (2016)
 2016 The Orbit (Short)
 2015 Duty Calls (Short)
 2015 Flytrap
 2014 Altar
 2013 The Otherworld (Documentary)
 2013 Drug Bust Doody (Short)
 2011 Escape from London (Short)
 2011 The Theatre Bizarre (segments "The Mother Of Toads", "Vision Stains")
 2008 My Zinc Bed (TV Movie) (music by)
 2008 Slapper (Short)
 2008 Alien Love Triangle (Short)
 2008 Manhunt
 2007 Nearly Famous (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2007)
- Episode #1.5 (2007)
- Episode #1.4 (2007)
- Episode #1.3 (2007)
- Episode #1.2 (2007)
 2007 Tin Man (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Tin Man (2007)
- Into the Storm (2007)
 2007 Catwalk Dogs (TV Movie)
 2007 Songbirds (Documentary)
 2006 Jackanory (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Muddle Earth (2006)
 2006 Incubus
 2006 Free Jimmy
 2005 Next Door
 2003 Pornography: The Musical (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Octane (supervising composer)
 2002 The White Darkness (Documentary)
 2002 Widows (TV Mini-Series)
 2001 The Secret Glory (Documentary)
 2001 Mind Games (TV Movie)
 2000 Born Romantic
 2000 Jason and the Argonauts (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2000)
- Episode #1.1 (2000)
 2000 Circus (music by)
 1999 Tube Tales (segment "Bone")
 1999 The Debtors
 1999 Desserts (Short)
 1999 The War Zone
 1998 The Fishmonger's Daughter (Short)
 1998 Cousin Bette
 1998 Dad Savage
 1998 Killer Net (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1998)
- Episode #1.3 (1998)
- Episode #1.2 (1998)
- Episode #1.1 (1998)
 1997 Deacon Brodie (TV Movie)
 1997 Downtime
 1997 The Lakes (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1997)
- Episode #1.3 (1997)
- Episode #1.2 (1997)
- Episode #1.1 (1997)
 1994-1996 Screen Two (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Burn Your Phone (1996)
 1996 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1995 The Beast (Short)
 1995 Hackers
 1995 Jack & Sarah
 1995 The Android Affair (TV Movie)
 1994 Butter (TV Short)
 1994 Shallow Grave
 1994 That Sunday (TV Short)
 1994 Second Best
 1994 Stages (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1994 Burn: Cycle (Video Game)
 1993 Love Matters (TV Movie)
 1993 Azzurro profondo (TV Movie)
 1992 The Final Contract (TV Movie)
 1992 Dust Devil
 1990 Eyewitness (TV Movie)
 1990 Voice of the Moon (Documentary short) (as S Boswell)
 1990 Hardware
 1990 The Assassin
 1989 School of Fear (TV Movie)
 1989 Mortal Sins
 1989 Santa Sangre
 1988 The Man Who Didn't Want to Die (TV Movie)
 1988 The Prince of Terror (TV Movie)
 1987-1988 Brivido giallo (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Ogre (1988)
- Until Death (1987)
 1987 Delirium
 1987 StageFright
 1986 Demons 2
 1985 Phenomena
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Solo album "Close Your Eyes" with newly remixed excerpts from his film scores, also containing the voices of Ewan McGregor, Dario Argento, Alejandro Jodorowsky among others. See more »

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Alternate Names:

S Boswell
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Worked with Italian director Lamberto Bava quite a lot: between 1986 and 1989 they did 11 features together (according to Boswell only by sending VHS tapes and music recordings between London and Rome). See more »

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