Mychael Danna

Mychael Danna

Highest Rated: 100% Speaking Parts (1990)

Lowest Rated: 19% Transcendence (2014)

Birthday: Sep 20, 1958

Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Mychael Danna was an award-winning composer who won an Academy Award for Best Original Score for his work on Ang Lee's critically acclaimed film, "Life of Pi" (2012). Danna crafted meticulously integrated scores for films, which made him a sought-after composer by many directors, including Atom Egoyan, Terry Gilliam and Ang Lee. His ability to meld international melodies and instrumentation with modern Western minimalism helped bring unique moods to some of the largest blockbusters and most personal independent films.

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33% 96% Where the Crawdads Sing Original Music $89.6M 2022
No Score Yet No Score Yet My Father's Dragon Original Music - 2022
28% 69% The Addams Family 2 Original Music $56.5M 2021
42% 59% Cinderella Original Music - 2021
74% 72% Stillwater Original Music $14.4M 2021
88% 95% Onward Original Music $60.4M 2020
42% 40% Guest of Honour Original Music - 2019
45% 69% The Addams Family Original Music $673.0K 2019
59% 71% A Dog's Way Home Original Music $42.0M 2019
72% 76% On the Basis of Sex Original Music $24.7M 2018
79% 77% The Man Who Invented Christmas Original Music $5.7M 2017
95% 88% The Breadwinner Original Music $302.9K 2017
91% 83% Score: A Film Music Documentary Self $97.3K 2016
43% 41% Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk Original Music $1.7M 2016
65% 62% Storks Original Music $72.7M 2016
69% 79% Remember Original Music $1.2M 2015
75% 64% The Good Dinosaur Original Music $123.1M 2015
28% 32% The Captive Original Music - 2014
19% 37% Transcendence Original Music $23.0M 2014
25% 39% Devil's Knot Original Music - 2013
86% 84% Life of Pi Original Music $125.0M 2012
94% 86% Moneyball Original Music $75.6M 2011
75% 71% The Whistleblower Original Music $1.1M 2010
54% 52% Going the Distance Original Music $17.8M 2010
43% 16% Cooking With Stella Original Music - 2009
51% 39% Chloe Original Music $3.1M 2009
64% 60% The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Original Music $7.7M 2009
37% 37% New York, I Love You Original Music $1.6M 2009
38% 59% The Time Traveler's Wife Original Music $63.4M 2009
85% 84% (500) Days of Summer Original Music $32.4M 2009
53% 58% Stone of Destiny Original Music - 2008
59% 58% Trucker Original Music $52.2K 2008
63% 49% Adoration Original Music $293.6K 2008
67% 43% Heaven on Earth Original Music - 2008
44% 39% Lakeview Terrace Original Music $39.3M 2008
No Score Yet 62% Pomegranates and Myrrh Original Music - 2008
No Score Yet 0% Migration Original Music - 2008
No Score Yet 20% 8 Original Music - 2008
79% 70% Surf's Up Original Music - 2007
72% 73% Fracture Original Music $39.0M 2007
84% 67% Breach Original Music $33.0M 2007
47% 49% Lonely Hearts Original Music $187.4K 2006
37% 76% The Nativity Story Original Music $37.6M 2006
91% 91% Little Miss Sunshine Original Music $59.9M 2006
77% 85% Eve & the Fire Horse Original Music - 2005
29% 64% Tideland Original Music $61.2K 2005
89% 82% Capote Original Music $28.7M 2005
77% 74% Being Julia Original Music $7.7M 2004
51% 50% Vanity Fair Music $16.1M 2004
55% 71% Ararat Original Music $1.6M 2002
78% 86% Antwone Fisher Music $21.1M 2002
61% 51% Green Dragon Original Music $146.1K 2001
95% 87% Monsoon Wedding Original Music $13.9M 2001
49% 64% Hearts in Atlantis Original Music $24.2M 2001
No Score Yet 84% Stranger Inside Music - 2001
53% 32% Bounce Original Music $36.8M 2000
88% 71% Felicia's Journey Original Music $819.9K 1999
53% 84% Girl, Interrupted Original Music - 1999
23% 52% 8MM Original Music $36.3M 1999
60% 77% Regeneration Original Music $19.3K 1997
98% 86% The Sweet Hereafter Original Music $4.4M 1997
86% 82% The Ice Storm Original Music $7.9M 1997
40% 71% Kama Sutra Original Music $4.1M 1996
94% 83% Exotica Original Music $5.0M 1994
69% 90% Dance Me Outside Original Music - 1994
100% 68% Speaking Parts Original Music - 1990
No Score Yet 59% Family Viewing Original Music - 1987