Close
Trending Articles
Godzilla vs. Kong (2021)
Godzilla vs. Kong 2020
Godzilla 2: King of the Monsters
Godzilla 2 2019
Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Kong: Skull Island
Godzilla (2014)
Godzilla 2014
Featured Content
Scified Network
Akira Ifukube's Godzilla Theme is in Ready Player One

Akira Ifukube's Godzilla Theme is in Ready Player One

Scified2018-03-17 19:00:26https://www.scified.com/articles/akira-ifukubes-godzilla-theme-is-ready-player-one-34.png
Scified
14,901 Reads1 Upvotes7 CommentsAdd A Comment+ Upvote

Water Tower Music, the record label releasing Alan Silvestri's Ready Player One soundtrack, has revealed Akira Ifukube's Godzilla Theme will make a brief appearance in the film. In addition to the original Godzilla Theme, Max Steiner's music from the 1933 King Kong will be referenced.

Godzilla's Theme will be heard on Track 13 entitled "Looking for a Truck"--A track title that suggests it may take place during the racetrack sequence. Earlier we reported a rumor of Godzilla appearing during that scene. Music from Steiner's King Kong will be heard on Track 3, "Why Can't We Go Backwards?"

The music is described in the liner notes as an "interpolation" of these themes--Meaning they will likely be quick inserts for key visuals in the film. Regardless, this may mark the first time the great Akira Ifukube's Godzilla Theme is heard in an American production.

Thanks to John DeSentis of the monumental Symphonic Fury! The Music of Japanese Monsters for pointing it out to fans.

The Ready Player One soundtrack by Alan Silvestri will be released March 30th, 2018 The film directed by Steven Spielberg will hit theaters March 29th, 2018.
--
Source:
WaterTower Music

If you are a fan of Godzilla and are looking for an exclusive online community to share your passion and engage with other die-hard Godzilla fans, look no further! Join in the Godzilla Movies forum - a dedicated community of Godzilla movie and Monsterverse fans!

Get G-ed Up!

With the upcoming release of Adam Wingard's Godzilla vs. Kong, now is a great time to pick your Titan and represent Godzilla or Kong! Check out some products below and click here for even more options!

Godzilla wins 2021 Shirt
Godzilla Hoodie
Kong Wins 2021 Shirt

This article was written By G. H. (Gman) and published on 2018-03-17 19:00:26

More about upcoming Godzilla movies

Godzilla vs. Kong (2021) is the sequel to Michael Dougherty's Godzilla 2: King of the Monsters and will be the fourth and final installment in the Monsterverse movie quadrilogy. It will also bridge both the Godzilla movies and Kong: Skull Island by bringing Godzilla and Kong face-to-face for an epic match-up. To learn more about Godzilla vs. Kong, check out the Godzilla vs. Kong about page here!

Stay up to date with the latest news on Godzilla vs. Kong (2021) by liking us on Facebook and by following us on Twitter and Instagram! Also, consider subscribing your email to our Godzilla blog for instant notifications of when new posts are made!

Related Godzilla Articles
Epic New Rainbow MechaGodzilla Figure

Epic New Rainbow MechaGodzilla Figure

X-Plus has revealed a new 30cm Series Mechagodzilla (1975) Space Beam Version figure. The new figure will feature a light-up gimmick for the eyes and for the hidden chest laser. H... Read More

New Virtual Godzilla Festival Announced

New Virtual Godzilla Festival Announced

A new virtual Godzilla event has been announced. Earlier tonight, TOHO revealed the first poster for Godzilla Festival 2020 Online. The upcoming event will be held entirely online... Read More

7 Fan responses to Akira Ifukube's Godzilla Theme is in Ready Player One

Sci-Fi King25

Mar-17-2018 7:09 PM

If Ifukube’s theme is in the movie, then are the rumors of Godzilla, King Ghidorah, and Megalon true?

Danzilla93 #TeamMothra

Mar-17-2018 7:52 PM

What excellent news!  This movie is shaping up to be a real treat for kaiju fans!  12 days to go!

Crimson Black #TeamGodzilla

Mar-19-2018 6:48 AM

With all this Godzilla stuff they're putting they should really put Godzilla there even if it's a cameo. Nothing can suit the original theme other than Godzilla, it sort of signifies him and all.

MinecraftDinoKaiju #TeamGodzilla

Mar-20-2018 9:14 AM

I am surprised at how they even got the rights to these in the first place.

riggzamortis86 #TeamGodzilla

Mar-20-2018 10:50 AM

^That's Steven Spielberg for ya. The man can get anything done.  

MinecraftDinoKaiju #TeamGodzilla

Mar-20-2018 2:10 PM

 I just realized now that Spielberg was making this movie. Hope it is another masterpiece (Spielberg, the Da Vinci of movie cinema. [Just my opinion,but what do you guys think?]).

Add A Reply

Sign in with your Scified.com account to add a comment!

Visitor Comments
Godzilla vs. Covid-19 Shirt!
Godzilla vs. Kong Sweater
New Godzilla Forum Topics
Godzilla vs. Kong (2020)
How to include Toho Monsters into the Monsterverse
Latest Godzilla Fandom Activity
Member
sweetdog11 just joined Team Mothra!
Member
BLANK just joined Team Godzilla!

Godzilla-Movies.com is an information resource for fans looking to learn more about the upcoming blockbuster Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Providing the latest official and accurate information on Godzilla: King of the Monsters, this website contains links to every set video, viral video, commercial, trailer, poster, movie still and screenshot available. This site is an extension of the Godzilla Fandom on Scified - a central hub for fans of Godzilla looking to stay up-to-date on the latest news. Images used are property of their respective owners. Godzilla: King of the Monsters and its associated names, logos and images are property of and are in no way owned by Scified and its related entities. This is a fan-created website for the purpose of informing and exciting fans for Godzilla: King of the Monsters's release.

Scified is an entertainment media network covering the latest news on the most popular, upcoming science fiction movies, games and television. All content is property of Scified.com unless otherwise stated. Images and names of content we promote, discuss, review or report are property of their respective owners. Scified is independantly owned and operated by a team of dedicated sci-fi movie fans, who strive to provide the best information and community experience for other like-minded sci-fi movie enthusiasts.

© 2020 Scified.com