Mark Ware Isham (born September 7, 1951) is an American musician. A trumpeter and synthesizer player, he works in a variety of genres, including jazz and electronic. He is also a film composer, having worked on films and television series, including The Hitcher, Point Break, A River Runs Through It, Of Mice and Men, Warrior, Nell, Blade, Crash, The Lucky One and Once Upon a Time.
Movies & TV shows
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Bill & Ted Face the Music
When a visitor from the future warns Bill and Ted that only their song can save lives, they set out on a new adventure to fulfill their rock and roll destiny. Along the way, they are helped by their d...
A bank robber tries to turn himself in because he's falling in love and wants to live an honest life, but when he learns that the Feds are more corrupt than him, he must fight back to clear his name.
Little Fires Everywhere
The Richardson family's fates are intertwined with that of the enigmatic mother and daughter. The weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, the ferocious pull of motherhood, and the danger of...
The untold true story set in the winter of 1925 that takes you across the treacherous terrain of the Alaskan tundra for an exhilarating and uplifting adventure that will test the strength, courage and...
The life of Buddy Bolden, the first king of New Orleans, was told in a mythical way.
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Duck Duck Goose
A high-flying bachelor is saddled with two wide-eyed orphans as they come face-to-face with the dangers and beauty of the outside world after being grounded by an injury.
Marvel's Cloak & Dagger
Two teenagers from different walks of life awaken to newly acquired powers which link them to one another.
A Family Man
A headhunter is in Chicago. When his boss announces his retirement, he pits him against Lynn Vogel, a rival who is equally driven and polar-opposite, in a battle for control of the company.
A man who wanted to serve his country but was rejected by the Marines tries to form an unlikely team with a young runaway.
A marine named Megan Leavey had a strong bond with her dog. While deployed in Iraq, the two complete more than 100 missions and save countless lives, until an IED explosion puts their faithfulness to ...
When Arthur Bishop's most formidable foe kidnapped the love of his life, he thought he had put his violent past behind him. He was forced to travel the globe to complete three assassinations, and do w...
When the Treasury Department closes in on the math savant after he un-cooks the books for a new client, the body count starts to rise.
A mother and daughter are friends. There is a building. An arrangement that only lasts six months is fifteen years long.
The Longest Ride
An older man is trapped in an automobile crash and his life is intertwined with that of a young couple.
The Great Gilly Hopkins
In the foster system, Gilly is well known. She has stayed with more families than she can remember. Gilly is going to live with the Trotters. Maime Trotter is not giving up on Gilly.
Septembers of Shiraz
The secular Jewish family is caught up in the maelstrom of the 1979 Iranian Revolution in this adaptation of the critically acclaimed debut novel by Iranian American author, Dalia Sofer.
Brian Wilson and Friends: A Soundstage Special Event
In his Soundstage special, Brian Wilson performs hits from his illustrious award-winning career as a Beach Boy, as well as selections from his new album No Pier Pressure. The two-disc combo pack has b...
Beyond the Lights
Noni Jean is a new person. But not all is what it seems, and the pressure causes Noni to nearly fall apart, until she meets Kaz Nicol, a promising young cop and aspiring politician who's been assigned...
The story of the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball's color barrier when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers is powerful. The film focuses on Branch Rickey, the Dodgers general manag...
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete
Two inner city youths are left to fend for themselves over the summer after their mothers are taken away by the authorities.
Phil Broker, a former agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration, went through a crisis after his actions against a biker gang went badly wrong. He and his daughter are no longer together. He reti...
The Lucky One
The United States. The US is where it is located. Thibault credits a photograph he found of a woman he doesn't know with keeping him alive during his third tour of duty in Iraq. He shows up at Beth's ...
Master thief Will Montgomery is just released from the State penitentiary after serving a 10 year sentence, and is contacted by his ex comrade in crime, who is holding Will's teenage daughter hostage ...
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The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament, which puts the fighter on a collision course with his e...
Once Upon a Time
Every story book character is trapped between two worlds, victims of a powerful curse, in a town in Maine. Since she was abandoned as a baby, Emma Swan has been supporting herself as a bail bonds coll...
There was a story about the friendship between a boy and a dolphin.
Before we had time to question it, technology had changed so much. Every home, desk, and palm has a black mirror.
Arthur Bishop is an elite assassin with a unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. Bishop is the best job in the business because it requires total dedication and professional excellence. Bishop...
A cop is looking for a serial killer. He drops everything to find his daughter's murderer when she goes missing.
The students of the New York Academy of Performing Arts were the focus of the updated version of the musical.
Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans
A New Orleans Police sergeant received a medal and a promotion for his actions during the storm. Due to his heroic act, McDonagh injured his back and became addicted to prescription pain medication. A...
Immigrants from around the world come to Los Angeles every day with visions of a better life, but little idea of what it will cost. The humanity of immigration enforcement officers is tested by their ...
My One and Only
A mother takes her sons on a road trip. St. Hollywood was looking for a man to take care of them all.
The story of the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy is the subject of The Express.
Pride and Glory
The family of New York City Police officers was the subject of a saga. The family's moral codes are tested when Ray Tierney investigates a case that reveals a police corruption scandal in which his br...
The Secret Life of Bees
The story of a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother is set in South Carolina in 1964. Lilly fled to South Carolina to escape her relationship with her father.
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A dense cloud of mist surrounds a small Maine town, trapping an artist and his son in a grocery store with other people. The mist hides terrible horrors that threaten their lives and sanity.
In the Valley of Elah
A career officer and his wife work with a police detective to uncover the truth behind their son's disappearance after he returned from a tour of duty in Iraq.
Lions for Lambs
Three stories told simultaneously in ninety minutes of real time: a Republican Senator who's a presidential hopeful gives an hour-long interview to a skeptical television reporter, detailing a strateg...
Two fathers' lives intersect when one of them is involved in a terrible and sudden hit-and-run car accident that leads to the death of the other's son. The two men are reacting in unexpected ways as a...
The Black Donnellys
The Donnelly brothers are Tommy, Jimmy, Kevin, and Sean. There is nothing these four Irish brothers wouldn't do to protect each other, and for them that means lying, cheating, stealing and, occasional...
Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which torments him: he can see a few minutes into the future. Sick of the examinations he underwent as a child and the interest of the government ...
A young teacher inspiring her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.
The true story of Vince Papale inspired a man with nothing to lose who ignored the odds and made his dream come true. When the coach of Papale's beloved hometown football team hosted an open tryout, t...
After a trip with a doctor. Jerry Shepherd has to leave the polar base due to the proximity of a heavy snow storm. The dogs are left alone when the mission is stopped. Jerry was trying to find a spons...
The Black Dahlia
When an aspiring young actress turns up dead in 1940s Los Angeles, former boxers-turned-cops Lee Blanchard and Bucky Bleichert have to grapple with corruption, jealousy, and family madness as they pur...
Joey Gazelle owned the gun that was used to shoot the cop. Things went wrong for Joey after the neighbor kid stole the gun and used it to shoot his father. Joey has to find the kid and the gun before ...
In the wake of Robert F, the lives of a retired doorman, hotel manager, lounge singer, busboy, and beautician intersect. The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles was the location of Kennedy's assassination...
In Her Shoes
Irresponsible party girl,Maggie, is kicked out of her father's and stepmother's home, where she lives for free, and is taken in by her hard-working sister, Philadelphia lawyer, Rose. Rose's sister's l...
Kicking & Screaming
Phil Weston is not an athlete. He failed at every sport he tried. Sam is following in his father's footsteps. Phil decided to transfer his son to a team that needed a coach. Phil becomes the temporary...
It's difficult to repair shattered illusions for a good-hearted zebra named Stripes who's spent his life on a Kentucky farm. Once he learns that his stripes mark him differently, he decides to race. H...
In the month of September. In 11 Los Angeles, tensions erupt when the lives of a Brentwood housewife, her district attorney husband, a Persian shopkeeper, two cops, a pair of carjackers, and a Korean ...
The United States. It happened in the 1980s. The college coach isHerb brooks. The men's Olympic hockey team has a unique style. After assembling a team of hot-headed college all-stars, who are humilia...
Fargo killed his wife. After grievously wounding Fargo, James went to prison to avenge his wife's death. He is looking for Fargo's 1972 Cadillac, which has become a rolling death trap because of the d...
The United States. The US is where it is located. Scott was sent to rescue the girl. Scott is willing to bend the rules in order to get things done, but he is surprised that others are willing to go e...
Inspector Jessica Shepard and her partner, Mike Delmarco, discover that the victim shared a romantic connection to her. As more of Shepard's ex-lovers die, she starts to wonder if she could be the one...
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A top-secret government weapons designer is arrested by a government organization on suspicion of being a clone of a hostile alien race who wanted to take over Earth.
Save the Last Dance
Sara's dreams of becoming a ballerina were cut short by her mother's death. She moved in with her father. She is the only white person in the school. She takes a turn for the better when she is friend...
In 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long- lost son.
An aimless young man who is selling tickets, gambling and drinking agrees to coach a Little League team from the Cabrini Green housing project in Chicago as a condition of getting a loan from a friend...
Life as a House
When a man is diagnosed with terminal cancer, he takes custody of his misanthropic teenage son, for whom quality time means getting high, engaging in small-time prostitution, and avoiding his father.
Don't Say a Word
He was horrified to learn that the abductors wanted him to break through to a stress disorder.
Rules of Engagement
Part war movie, part courtroom thriller, this gripping drama finds a war hero put on trial for a rescue mission gone terribly wrong with only his doubtful friend and fellow marine to represent him.
Passed over at work and numbed after she witnesses a colleague's murder, security guard Trixie Zurbo takes a relatively easy job at a lakefront casino, working undercover keeping an eye out for pickpo...
Men of Honor
The instructor was angry with the U.S. Carl Brashear wanted to become the Navy's first African-American master diver. Their relationship starts out on the rocks, but eventually fate brings them togeth...
The Los Angeles club scene is a place of decadence. In a night full of possibilities, eight 20-somethings take to the clubs looking for good times and maybe a little sex. Their worlds are thrown into ...
IMAX: Galapagos 3D
Retrace the footsteps of Charles Darwin with a young scientist as she explores the biological diversity and geological history of the Galapagos archipelago. IMAX® and IMAX® 3D technology allows you to...
Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes, eventually became a NASA scientist.
Breakfast of Champions
A portrait of a fictional town in the mid west that is home to a group of eccentric and slightly neurotic characters. A wealthy car dealer-ship owner that is on the verge of suicide is losing touch wi...
At First Sight
A blind man has an operation to regain his sight at the insistence of his girlfriend and must deal with the changes to his life.
Joni Mitchell - Painting With Words & Music
Joni Mitchell, the Queen of folk/rock, performs for an intimate audience on the Warner Brothers lot in Los Angeles. This concert is classic Joni Mitchell, and her repertoire here covers the complete a...
The Gingerbread Man
Rick Magruder is at a party celebrating his courtroom victory defending a cop killer when a member of the catering staff discovers her car has been stolen. Having had a few drinks, Magruder offers to ...
When Blade's mother was bitten by a vampire while pregnant, she didn't know that she gave her son a special gift while dying, all the good vampire attributes in combination with the best human skills....
Kiss the Girls
Alex Cross, a forensic psychologist, travels to North Carolina with Kate McTiernan, an escaped kidnap victim, to hunt down "Casanova," a serial killer who abducts strong- willed women and forces them ...
The Education of Little Tree
Little Tree is an 8-year-old Cherokee boy, who, during the time of the depression, loses his parents and starts to live with his Indian grandma and grandpa and learn the wisdom of the Cherokee way of ...
Two people have the same problems.
Night Falls on Manhattan
A newly elected District attorney is in the middle of a police corruption investigation that may involve his father and partner.
John Gotti, the head of a small New York mob crew, has broken some family rules. The head of the Gambino family is the most well-known Mafia boss in America. Even though life is good, Greed, rule-brea...
Fly Away Home
Amy was 13 years old at the time of her mother's murder. She is going to live with her father in Canada. Amy is having a hard time adjusting to her new life. She found a nest of goose eggs when the fo...
She wanted a marriage like her parents did. She just accepted the proposal of her boyfriend, but she has doubts about their future together. Her fear of commitment grows as she learns of the various a...
Home for the Holidays
After losing her job, making out with her soon to be ex-boss, and finding out that her daughter plans to spend Thanksgiving with her boyfriend, she has to spend the holiday with her family. She wonder...
Bennett is a software engineer. Bennett inadvertently becomes involved in a conspiracy that will cause her life to be turned upside down and make her the target of an assassination when a cyber friend...
After exchanging a prisoner with a lot of money, Doc McCoy was put in prison because his partners didn't want him there. Doc tells his wife to tell Jack that he's for sale if he can get him out of pri...
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle
She remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a group of friends who were fueled by alcohol and flirting with despair.
An officer for a security agency that regulates time travel has to fight for his life against a shady politician who has a connection to his past.
A lawyer discovers that a successful TV quiz show is rigged and decides to expose the team behind the show.
A doctor discovers a young woman with a lot of secrets in a cabin in the woods.
The Browning Version
Andrew Crocker-Harris is an embittered and disliked teacher at a British prep school. He is being forced to retire due to his health and may not even get a pension after nearly 20 years of service. Th...
Nowhere to Run
Sam Gillen took on developers who wanted to evict a widow with two young children.
The film is based on the stories of Raymond Carver. Piggot ran into the boy. A child is in a coma. Howard was told about his grandfather's past affairs. The baker harassed the family after they failed...
Romeo Is Bleeding
A corrupt cop tries to kill a beautiful Russian hit-woman.
Made in America
A black woman learns that her father is white.
Fire in the Sky
A group of men who were clearing brush for the government arrive back in town, claiming that their friend was kidnapped by aliens. Nobody believes them, and despite a lack of motive and no evidence of...
A Midnight Clear
A German Platoon who wants to surrender rather than die in Germany's final war offensive is found by an American Intelligence squad. The two groups of men, isolated from the war at present, put aside ...
Of Mice and Men
Two drifters, one a gentle but slow giant, try to make money working the fields during the Depression so they can fulfill their dreams.
Jack Deebs will be released. A world filled with cartoon characters and humans is described in a comic book. Cool World and our world are connected by a machine created by a scientist. Jack is interes...
A River Runs Through It
A River runs Through is a film about a man. The story follows Norman and his brother Paul through the experiences of life and growing up, and how their love of fly fishing keeps them together despite ...
The father of a family is having an affair. Everyone in the family is affected by this.
It's not clear who is to blame for someone's death. James Urbanksi was an abusive drunk who stole from his wife, Joyce, and promised his friend Cynthia that she would be the next target of his rage. S...
Billy Bathgate found the love of his life in 1935.
Little Man Tate
Dede is the sole parent of Fred. When it is discovered that Fred is a genius, she is determined to ensure that he has all the opportunities that he needs, and that he is not taken advantage of by peop...
Ex-presidents in Los Angeles commit crimes. According to the F.B.I, the gang could be surfers. Johnny Utah met the surfers at the beach.
Reversal of Fortune
Claus hired Alan Dershowitz for his appeal after he was found guilty of attempted murder.
Love at Large
Miss Dolan is a hardboiled P. I am. Someone else will follow her shady boyfriend. The man leads a double life and his client didn't show up. Harry's tail is his own. There are things that need to be c...
A private detective is hired to prove that a teen is innocent of a murder charge. He discovered that a woman in Connecticut wasn't everything she said she was.
Windham Hill: Tibet
Tibet – Mere mention of the word Tibet evokes images of a rich and magical country, its culture shrouded by a remote and inaccessible location. The music on this recording was composed and arranged by...
The expatriate community in 1920s Paris had a struggling American artist named Nick Hart. He spends most of his time drinking and socializing in the local cafés and trying to sell his paintings to the...
The Beast of War
During the war in Afghanistan, a soviet tank crew commanded by a tyrant officer found themselves lost and in a struggle against a group of guerrillas in the mountains.
Made in Heaven
There is a romantic drama about two souls who marry in heaven. A young man is performing a rescue when he dies. Shortly after he arrived in "Heaven", he met Annie Packert. The burning question is whet...
Young Jim, who transports a luxury car from Chicago to California to deliver it to its owner, feeling tired and sleepy, picks up a mysterious hitchhiker, who has appeared out of nowhere, thinking that...
Windham Hill: Western Light
Filmed during the months of June and August 1984 in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Mesa Verde National Park and the Navajo Nation. This program reveals scenes of the lushness of California'...
The Times of Harvey Milk
Harvey Milk was the first openly gay person in the US. He inspired people around the world.
A notorious killer escapes from a prison and his wife is involved.
Never Cry Wolf
A scientific researcher, sent on a government study: The Lupus Project, must investigate the possible "menace" of wolves in the north. To do so, he must survive in the wilderness for six months on his...
An Unsuitable Job for a Woman
After finding her boss, a private detective, has committed suicide and has left her his agency, Cordelia Gray is asked to investigate the suicide of the man's son. During the course of her investiga...
Patch CV: Controlling Voltage
The documentary film focuses on the rapidly growing modular movement, the diverse artists creating soundscapes of emotionally charged content, and the developers pushing the boundaries of sonic invent...
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