X-Files The Movie
Mark Snow returns to his X-Files success with the film
The X-Files: I Want To Believe.
Award-winning composer and X-Files theme creator Mark Snow returns to the paranormal
20th Century Fox film is directed by X-Files creator Chris Carter and reunites original cast
members Mulder (David Duchovny) and Scully (Gillian Andersen).
For his score, Mark Snow incorporates an 80-piece orchestral rendition of his iconic
theme as well as an original haunting, yet dramatic underscore.
Best known for creating memorable music for leading TV shows, Mark Snow continues
to receive accolades for his film work. Last year, Snow was the only American nominated
for the prestigious César Award, France’s equivalent of the Oscar, for “Best Music Written
for a Film” for the French film “Coeurs.” He has also received over a dozen Emmy and
ASCAP awards, including ASCAP’s prestigious Golden Note Award for his significant
impact on music culture.
Mark Snow is the first composer to receive the Golden Note Award, joining past recipients
such as Elton John and Stevie Wonder.
As a master at composing electronically and with an orchestra, Snow has scored over
one hundred feature films, television series and telefilms. His name is synonymous
with the most popular themes in TV history including Starsky and Hutch, Hart to Hart,
Dynasty, Cagney and Lacey, and T.J. Hooker. Snow continues to evolve with current
TV scores for “Ghost Whisperer, “Smallville” and “One Tree Hill.”