Back to the Future Theme Song

1985; and, this works for the whole trilogy Great Scott! So, guess what was playing in some channel the other night? Music for Back to the Future was handled by legendary composer, and frequent Robert Zemeckis collaborator, Alan Silvestri. Here’s what we have for Mr. Silvestri so far: Manimal, Forrest Gump and The Polar Express. [...]

Manimal Theme Song

1983 Revisiting this series made me surprised with two things: first that it only lasted one season (and only 8 episodes were made), and second that I remember it so clearly. I guess canceled shows back then meant more without media distraction from the internet. The reason I got to posting about this weird-choice-of-a-show’s theme [...]

Forrest Gump Theme Song

1994 “Hello, my name is Forrest, Forrest Gump.” Classic, and yes, I like that better than the chocolates quote. The 90s sure had a lot of good movies. You know, back in my day, cool were those who could play this theme song on the piano. The memorable theme from Forrest Gump was composed by [...]

The Polar Express Theme Song

2004 So I’m trying to stick to a Christmas theme here, and since I’m not really much of a Christmas film buff, I’ll stick to those which I actually know. Up next is music from The Polar Express—that Tom Hanks film. If The Polar Express were to have a theme song, it would be that [...]