On April 29th, iTunes will release the end credits overture from Cloverfield by Michael Giacchino. For the first time, the full length orchestral piece, entitled "ROAR!", will be available exclusively from iTunes paralleling the release of the Cloverfield film for download.
Giacchino's "ROAR!" showcases an epic monster movie style, one that captivated audience members throughout the end credits. The film version of "ROAR!" totaled 9:45. The iTunes release finally makes available the full length, unedited piece that runs 12:15.
Michael Giacchino recently garnered an Academy Award nomination, and won a Grammy for his score for Pixar's Ratatouille. His previous film scores include Mission: Impossible III, The Family Stone and Pixar's The Incredibles. His work has been enjoyed on television in the shows Alias and Lost, for which he won an Emmy in 2006. In addition to film and television work, he is well known for his scores for video games such as Medal of Honor, Call of Duty and Steven Spielberg's Lost World. Upcoming projects include May's release of The Wachowski Brothers' Speed Racer and Star Trek directed by JJ Abrams.
Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most surreal, horrifying event of their lives.