Thomas Holkenborg (born 8 December 1967), also known by his stage name Junkie XL or occasionally JXL, is a Dutch composer, multi-instrumentalist, DJ, producer, and engineer.Originally known for his trance productions, he has moved to producing electronica and big beat music and film scores. His remix of Elvis Presley's "A Little Less Conversation" became a worldwide hit in 2002.In film scores, he has worked with Hans Zimmer and his company Remote Control Productions on Man of Steel and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, as well as composing the scores for DOA: Dead or Alive, Run All Night, Mad Max: Fury Road, Deadpool, The Dark Tower, Tomb Raider, Mortal Engines, Alita: Battle Angel, Terminator: Dark Fate, Sonic the Hedgehog, Godzilla vs. Kong, and Zack Snyder's Justice League.
Holkenborg is an associate professor at the ArtEZ Conservatorium, one of the major art institutes in the Netherlands, where he teaches producing, remixing, and music composition. He resides in Tarzana, Los Angeles, California.He uses the name JXL in cases where the term "Junkie" might cause offense. Holkenborg says of his name: "I called myself Junkie XL from the point of view that once you're completely overworked, you never want to go there again. The 'XL' stands for expanding limits; broadening up your vision."
Movies & TV shows
A group of top female agents from government agencies around the globe are trying to stop an organization from acquiring a deadly weapon and sending the world into chaos.
Three Thousand Years of Longing
A lonely and bitter British woman discovers an ancient bottle while on a trip to Istanbul and releases a Djinn who gives her three wishes. Filled with apathy, she is unable to come up with one until h...
Godzilla vs. Kong
The monster war rages on the surface and deep within our world as the secret realm of the titans known as the hollow earth is revealed.
Army of the Dead
After a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas, a group of mercenaries take the ultimate gamble and go into the zone for the greatest robbery ever.
Zack Snyder's Justice League
Diana Prince and Bruce Wayne are going to recruit metahumans. The task is more difficult than Bruce thought, as each of the recruits must face the demons of their own pasts, allowing them to come toge...
2 Movies · 1 TV show
In the greatest adventure of all time, see the never-before-tell story of how long-time friends and Mystery Inc co-conspirators, Fred, Velma, and Daphne first met, and how they joined forces to form t...
She leaves her quiet life behind to investigate her brother's disappearance in Ibiza, where she quickly heads down a dangerous path.
Sonic the Hedgehog
Sonic the Hedgehog is a game that tells the story of the world's fastest animal as he embraces his new home on Earth. Sonic and his new best friend are going to defend the planet from the evil genius ...
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Love, Death & Robots
The anthology has a lot of comedy and scary creatures.
Alita: Battle Angel
When Alita awakens with no memory of who she is in a future world she does not recognize, she is taken in by Ido, a compassionate doctor who realized that somewhere in this abandoned cyborg shell was ...
Terminator: Dark Fate
The future leader of the resistance is killed by a lethal new Terminator decades after Sarah Connor prevented Judgement Day. In a fight to save mankind, battle-hardened Sarah Connor teams up with an u...
After witnessing a liquor store robbery degenerate into a liquor store slaughter, Terrance finds himself trapped and attempts to escape to the place he knows best.
The fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer needs to push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
In the future, Earth's cities will roam the globe on huge wheels, consuming each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. An encounter with a young woman from the wastelands will change the...
The Dark Tower
A boy with visions of a parallel world helps his guardian stop the destruction of the Dark Tower.
Score: A Film Music Documentary
Music is often invisible to the audience in films. Many of the art form's most influential practitioners were brought to light by Matt. Some of cinema's most famous soundtracks are explored in 'Score'...
Snow Steam Iron
There is snow in New York. The nightmare is unfolding in the alleys. Iron is the will of the one who would resist.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
While the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs, the world is afraid of the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unaddressed. With Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new t...
In the old American West, Liz is a genuine survivor who is hunted by a preacher for a crime she did not commit.
The origin story of the mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego of Deadpool. The man who nearly des...
A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural beings that have taken over a European city.
The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most notorious criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI mole to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.
Mad Max: Fury Road
An apocalyptic story is set in the farthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Two people ar...
Run All Night
Jimmy Conlon has seen better days. Longtime best friend of a mob boss, Jimmy is haunted by the sins of his past, as well as a police detective who has been one step behind Jimmy for 30 years. Jimmy ha...
A gang of thieves share a common interest in extreme sports, and a young FBI agent goes undercover to catch them. "Point Break" is a remake of a film.
Kill Your Friends
In the late 1990s, a drug-addled nihilist resorts to murder in order to climb the ladder of the London music industry.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Peter has a lot to do. Between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with Gwen, high school graduation cannot come soon enough. Gwen's father was promised by Peter that he would stay...
She won't fit in. Tris and the Four have to find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late.
300: Rise of an Empire
Themistokles is attempting to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. The commander of the Persian navy, Artemesia, and the god Xerxes are leading the invadin...
Man of Steel
A young boy learns that he has powers that are not found in this world. He travels to find out what he was sent to do. If he is to save the world, he must become a hero.
An entry-level employee at a powerful corporation finds himself occupying a corner office, but at a dangerous price, he must spy on his boss's old mentor to secure for himself a multi-billion dollar a...
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are trying to return to New York's Central Park Zoo. They traveled to Europe to find the penguins. When the French animal-control officer picks up their scent, Alex and...
Bringing Up Bobby
Bringing Up Bobby is the story of a European con-artist and her son Bobby, who find themselves in Oklahoma in an effort to escape her past and build a better future. Bobby and Olive travel from one ad...
The Happy Housewife
Lea is an immaculate 30-something wife whose husband’s job in real estate allows her an enviably glossy lifestyle. The word ‘emancipation’ simply isn't in her vocabulary and as long as the money rolls...
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
Alex, Marty, and other zoo animals find a way to escape from Madagascar when the penguins reassemble a wrecked airplane. The precariously repaired craft stays airborne just long enough to make it to t...
Ruben (Joren Seldeslachts) is a lone and unbalanced young man who lost his sight in childhood. Marie (Halina Reijn) is an albino woman of temperate look and with a lot of insecurities. She has a beaut...
DOA: Dead or Alive
Four beautiful rivals at an invitation-only martial-arts tournament join forces against a sinister threat. Princess Kasumi is a warrior. Tina is a wrestler. There is an athlete with a tragic past. Chr...
Alex the lion is the main attraction at the Central Park Zoo. He and his friends have spent their entire lives in blissful captivity, with regular meals provided for them. Marty lets his curiosity get...
Liquidated after discovering a corporate conspiracy, a mild-mannered graphic artist named PatiencePhillips washes up on an island, where she's resurrected and endowed with the prowess of a cat, and sh...
Oscar is a small fish that gets into trouble because of his big ambitions. No sea creature would guess that he is a vegetarian. Oscar becomes a hero when he befriends someone.
The government sends in an elite military task force to contain the outbreak when a virus leaks from a top- secret facility and turns all resident researchers into zombies and their lab animals into h...
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