ARNOLD, DAVID

Entry Source: The James Bond Movie Encyclopedia by Steven Jay Rubin


(January 23, 1962–     ): Top British film composer who composed the scores for Tomorrow Never Dies, The World Is Not Enough, Die Another Day, Casino Royale, and Quantum of Solace. A native of Luton, England, Arnold composed his first feature motion picture score for the crime drama The Young Americans (1993). His inspired work on the movie Stargate (1994), as well as on Independence Day (1996), increased his profile considerably and brought him to the attention of the Bond producers.