Hans Zimmer (b). 4. Bernard Herrmann (). Ennio Morricone (). Joe Hisaishi (b). John Barry () Eighth is the British film composer John Barry. Maurice Jarre () Maurice Jarre is ninth. Rachel Portman (b) In 10th place we have film composer Rachel Portman. Various – The Great Composers The Movies. Label: Telmak – TMAK Format: Vinyl, LP, Compilation. Country: Australia. Released: Genre: Classical, Stage &. Internationally celebrated documentary filmmaker Phil Grabsky travelled the world over several years to film first class performances, and interview musicians. 1. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Amadeus (). We'll begin with the most famous composer biopic of them all – not the first, but perhaps.