Transformers in the Sky
In my seriously random list on the seven best theme songs for current televisions shows the other day, I suggested that Explosions in the Sky was so good that you could put their music over almost any trailer, including Transformers, and you’d want to see the movie. (Note, also, that a commenter, Django, appropriately corrected me: The “Friday Night Lights theme song is actually W.G. Snuffy Walden, not Explosions in the Sky, who did the theme music for the movie. There is a striking similarity, however). That note aside, it doesn’t change the facts: Explosions if the Sky makes everything better.
A mysterious reader, arrrghzi, put together a little trailer to prove the correctness of that assertion. So, for your enjoyment, here’s the Transformers trailer with Explosions in the Sky music, and tell me it’s not a movie you’d be ten times more inclined to see? And it’s not even one of the better EITS pieces, but it is the appropriate one for the Michael Bay trailer: