Of the 265 films eligible for Oscars at the 84th Annual Academy Awards
in February, 97 of them have been deemed worthy to be nominated for Best Original Score. Thomas Newman
(The Adjustment Bureau, The Debt, The Help, The Iron Lady
) and Michael Giacchino
(Cars 2, Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, Monte Carlo, Super 8
) lead all eligible composers with four films this year while Alexandre Desplat
(Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, ...