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Joe Kraemer has been scoring films since the age of 15, when he composed the soundtrack for his high school classmate's The Chiming Hour, a feature-length indie shot on Super 8 in 1986. This lead to three career-defining projects for Kraemer: The Way of the Gun, Jack Reacher, and Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation. Kraemer attended the renowned ... See full bio »

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Jack Reacher Composer
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  Eve's Comet (Short) (completed)
 2019 Sclera Absentia (Short) (completed)
 2015 Nice to Tweet You (Short) (completed)
 2021 The middle ages (TV Movie)
 2020 Final Stare (Short)
 2020 The Raggedy Doctor by Amelia Pond (Video short)
 2019 The Wound (Short)
  Pandora (TV Series) (1 episode, 2019) (composer - 1 episode, 2019)
- Chimes of Freedom (2019) ... (composer)
 2019/I Kindred Spirits
 2018 Cruel Hearts
 2018 The Locksmith (Short)
 2018 Game Over (Video short)
 2018 Keep the Gaslight Burning (Short)
 2017-2018 Creeped Out (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- The Traveller (2018)
- Shed No Fear (2018)
- Kindlesticks (2018)
 2017/V A Journey (Short)
 2017 King Cohen (Documentary) (composer)
 2016 Elsie Hooper (Short)
 2016 Notifications On (Short)
 2016 Key Transitions (Short)
 2016 50 Years of Star Trek (TV Movie documentary) (composer)
 2016/II Blood Moon
 2016 Custodian (Short)
 2015 Boned (composer)
 2015 Nostradamus (Short)
 2015 The Apple Tree (Short)
 2015 Cloudy with a Chance of Love (TV Movie)
 2014 The Temp Agency (TV Mini Series)
 2014/III Dawn Patrol
 2014 Riviera (Short)
 2013 Titans of Justice (Short)
 2013 Favor
 2013/I Road Less Traveled (Short)
 2012 Jack Reacher
 2011-2012 Femme Fatales (TV Series) (25 episodes)
- Libra (2012)
- One Man's Death (2012)
- Crazy Mary (2012)
- Jail Break (2012)
 2012 We Run Sh*t (Documentary)
 2010 Chasm (Short)
 2009 Misadventures in Matchmaking (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Lift-Off (2009)
- Mr. Wonderful (2009)
 2009 So Right So Smart (Documentary)
 2009 Official Rejection (Documentary)
 2008 Our First Christmas (TV Movie)
 2008 Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead (Video)
 2008 Us the Damned and God Himself (Short) (original music by)
 2008 Cowboy: A Love Story (Short)
 2008 Lone Rider (TV Movie)
 2008 Birthmark (Short)
 2008 Prairie Fever (Video)
 2007 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2007 The Kidnapping (TV Movie)
 2007 Murder 101 (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2007 Avenging Angel (TV Movie)
 2007 From Silence to Sound (Documentary)
 2007 Jane Doe: Ties That Bind (TV Movie)
 2007 My Lunch with Larry (Short)
 2003-2007 Mystery Woman (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- In the Shadows (2007)
- Redemption (2006)
- Oh Baby (2006)
- At First Sight (2006)
 2007 Sacrifices of the Heart (TV Movie)
 2006 Desolation Canyon (TV Movie)
 2006 The Darkroom
 2006 Dead & Deader (TV Movie)
 2006/I The Thirst
 2006 Eaton's Water (Short)
 2006 Room 6
 2006 Where There's a Will (TV Movie)
 2006 Ten 'til Noon
 2006 An Unreasonable Man (Documentary)
 2006/I Monday
 2005 Waiting for Silence (Short)
 2005 House of the Dead 2 (TV Movie)
 2005 The Poseidon Adventure (TV Movie)
 2005 Hollywood Vice (TV Movie)
 2005 McBride: Murder Past Midnight (TV Movie)
 2004 Dynamite
 2004 Somewhere
 2004 The Trail to Hope Rose (TV Movie)
 2004 Open House
 2004 A Place Called Home (TV Movie)
 2003 The Ticket (Short)
 2003 A Time to Remember (TV Movie)
 2003 Emerald Cowboy (Documentary)
 2003 Hard Ground (TV Movie)
 2003 The Last Stop Cafe (Short)
 2002 Framed (TV Movie)
 2000 Slammed
 1999 Chi Girl
 1998 Burn
 1997 Cartoon Sushi (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... (segment "Smile")
 1997 The Underworld (TV Movie)
 1997 Final Decision (Video)
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While in junior high, he met filmmaker Scott Storm, who cast him in a Super 8 film project for which he also wrote the music. He later attended Berklee School of Music in Boston. Through Storm, he later met Bryan Singer and Christopher McQuarrie and these meetings led to him getting work as a film music editor, then eventually as a film music composer. See more »

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