Futurama   Planet Express Employee Lounge
The Futurama Message Board

Design and Support by Can't get enough Futurama
Help Search Futurama chat Login Register

PEEL - The Futurama Message Board    General Disscussion    Does anyone know why they stopped the scenes at the beggining of the episodes? « previous next »
Author Topic: Does anyone know why they stopped the scenes at the beggining of the episodes?  (Read 257 times)
Pages: [1] Print
FRY1476

Delivery Boy
**
« on: 06-18-2003 16:21 »
« Last Edit on: 06-18-2003 16:21 »

Does anyone know why they stopped putting scenes before the opening theme? We used to have some good funny scenes, but after the first few episodes of Season 2 they stopped doing them, except for the occasional 'Futurama is brought to you by'
davids

Starship Captain
****
« Reply #1 on: 06-18-2003 16:32 »

On one of the audio commentaries they said they felt they needed to get to some action to wake people up and they felt that the theme music could do that.
SamuelXDiamond

Rectum Favourist
Urban Legend
***
« Reply #2 on: 06-18-2003 17:06 »

Tech term: "Cold opening".

What davids said, plus they had a lot more story to fit in in later episodes.

I'm still disappointed that they didn't have the Professor walk away with a giant feather in his hat in the cold opening for The Series Has Landed.
CurlyJoe

Delivery Boy
**
« Reply #3 on: 06-18-2003 23:37 »

yeh the giant feather would have worked better i fell, even though the little bird was good
Hulkbuster

Bending Unit
***
« Reply #4 on: 06-19-2003 00:09 »
« Last Edit on: 06-19-2003 00:09 »

I'm still gutted that they dropped the whole "Well i am already in my pyjamas".

Everyone in the world would be quoting that one.
Pages: [1] Print 
« previous next »
Jump to:  

Powered by SMF | SMF © 2006, Simple Machines | some icons from famfamfam
Legal Notice & Disclaimer: "Futurama" TM and copyright FOX, its related entities and the Curiosity Company. All rights reserved. Any reproduction, duplication or distribution of these materials in any form is expressly prohibited. As a fan site, this Futurama forum, its operators, and any content on the site relating to "Futurama" are not explicitely authorized by Fox or the Curiosity Company.
Page created in 0.104 seconds with 17 queries.