Game of Thrones – The 80s Soap Opera?

A week or so ago some wide eyed genius decided to create an 80s, synth filled cover of the Game of Thrones theme, and the internet went into excited overload. In case you didn’t hear it, here it is:

But as with all the best things on the web, someone else got a hold of it, and added it as a score to a recut version of the show’s opening titles, thereby turning the grandest fantasy epic TV show, into a family friendly 80s soap/sitcom complete with authentic VHS style battle damaged footage.

This, ladies and gentlemen, is a good day for the internet.

James is a movie obsessive with a particular love for scores and screenplays. He has written for numerous blogs, sites and cinemas and has been involved in several screenwriting projects. He can usually be found in front of a large plasma screen devouring Westerns, 80s pulp, Jimmy Stewart movies or anything by the Coens.

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